Negative childhood experiences can have a lasting impact on a child’s ability to learn. A classroom in Oklahoma is designed to help.
A 1995 study which suggested that kids from richer families are exposed to more spoken words than those from poorer families has long been the subject of controversy. Now, a new study fails to replicate its central finding.
Colleges are assuring students that gun-control activism won’t affect their chances at admission—and affirming their value of civic engagement in the process.
A recent Twitter battle revealed that faculty members themselves can’t agree on an answer.
New technologies are revolutionizing education—but they’re also keeping prices high.
Colleges are adjusting to increasing contact with adults who are more ingrained in their children’s lives than ever.
Advocates for students with disabilities argue the decision could help millions of children.
What happened at Middlebury last week marks a shift in campus activism.
Parishes staved off closures by participating in a school-choice program, but that also resulted in fewer donations to the church.
The Supreme Court is poised to decide the quality of instruction public schools must provide students with disabilities—a question that could get even thornier under the Trump administration.
Experts predict greater access to school vouchers, challenges to teacher-tenure laws, and continued fights over funding.
Despite an array of calculating tools, comparing financial-aid packages is still an incredibly dense and circular process.
Lessons from the viral photo of a college football player eating lunch with a young boy who has autism
Schools are exploring new ways to teach children the rules of informal interactions.
Why do so many people continue to pursue doctorates?
Amid spiraling tuition costs and a growing reliance on part-time faculty, athletic departments pay them millions of dollars a year.
New software better connects parents with what’s happening in their children’s classrooms—but it can also lead to heightened surveillance and less risk-taking.