Education News

Government: Education system rife with inequities

Government finds inequities in education remain for minority children, those with disabilities

Saturday - 03/22/2014, 09:59am EDT

Disparities remain in America's schools

Data: Minority students face higher suspension rates, less access to advanced classes

Saturday - 03/22/2014, 04:10am EDT

Bowlsby's vision: College sports need some changes

'We have a lot of work to do': Bowlsby says it's time for big changes within the NCAA model

Saturday - 03/22/2014, 12:02am EDT

Williams leaves Marquette to coach Virginia Tech

Marquette's Buzz Williams headed to Virginia Tech as next head coach

Friday - 03/21/2014, 09:30pm EDT

ND State built basketball program in football town

Win over Oklahoma makes North Dakota State NCAA darling; school says it took work and money

Friday - 03/21/2014, 08:26pm EDT

Penn State rugby team suspended amid arson claims

Penn State rugby team suspended as university reviews claims 2 members torched storage shed

Friday - 03/21/2014, 07:30pm EDT

Mount St. Mary's president postpones departure

Mount St. Mary's University says President Thomas Powell is staying on for two more years because the school hasn't been able to find a successor.

Friday - 03/21/2014, 06:03pm EDT

Ohio State ex-coach Tressel applies to lead Akron

Former Ohio State football coach Tressel among applicants for University of Akron presidency

Friday - 03/21/2014, 06:00pm EDT

California student files claim over racial abuse

California university student alleging racial harassment, abuse files $5M claim against school

Friday - 03/21/2014, 04:51pm EDT

Black preschoolers more likely to face suspension

Even as tiny preschoolers, black children more likely to be suspended from US public schools

Friday - 03/21/2014, 04:00pm EDT

Meningitis death tied to Princeton outbreak strain

Meningitis death at Philadelphia college tied to same strain as last year's Princeton outbreak

Friday - 03/21/2014, 12:58pm EDT

US first lady meets Chinese president Xi and wife

US first lady meets Chinese President Xi after visit to Beijing high school with Xi's wife

Friday - 03/21/2014, 10:42am EDT

In Fla., Obama calls for equal pay for women

Raising campaign cash in Florida, Obama says women need better educational opportunities

Friday - 03/21/2014, 10:32am EDT

Thousands of preschool kids face suspension

Friday - 03/21/2014, 01:30am EDT

Massive tech campus sparks mystery in San Jose

Massive tech campus approved in San Jose, but company that will occupy it a mystery

Thursday - 03/20/2014, 10:00pm EDT

Autopsy: Student legally drunk when shot by police

Autopsy shows university student legally drunk when shot in back by campus police officer

Thursday - 03/20/2014, 09:11pm EDT

After 20-plus snow days, Arkansas cuts school year

Arkansas Board of Education approves shorter school year after districts had 20-plus snow days

Thursday - 03/20/2014, 06:48pm EDT

Initial proposals sought for future Obama library

Group planning Obama presidential library asks for initial proposals from prospective sites

Thursday - 03/20/2014, 06:10pm EDT

Jeb Bush seeks common ground in higher education

Jeb Bush: Higher education is area of common political ground

Thursday - 03/20/2014, 03:50pm EDT

NJ provost named Notre Dame of Maryland president

Provost at Saint Peter's University in NJ named president of Notre Dame of Maryland

Thursday - 03/20/2014, 03:47pm EDT
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