Education News

Report: Many more DC students taking AP exams

Report: Number of DC public high school students taking an AP exam dramatically increases

Tuesday - 02/11/2014, 04:10am EST

O'Malley to make education announcement Tuesday

Gov. Martin O'Malley plans to make an announcement about Maryland's education system in a videoconference with students.

Tuesday - 02/11/2014, 03:30am EST

Rubio proposes higher education overhaul

Sen. Marco Rubio proposes higher education overhaul

Monday - 02/10/2014, 11:34pm EST

Schools run short on snow days, adjust schedules

As snow days pile up, so does the stress as educators, parents adjust school schedules

Monday - 02/10/2014, 10:42pm EST

Student shot, wounded at NC high school

Police: Freshman athlete shot, wounded after classes at North Carolina high school gym

Monday - 02/10/2014, 08:08pm EST

Class back on rise in UK _ but elite different

Class is back on the rise in Britain _ but the profile of the elite has changed with the times

Monday - 02/10/2014, 05:48pm EST

Montgomery school bus cams result in 10 citations in first month

In just the first month, a new school bus enforcement program in Montgomery County issued 10 citations to drivers who ignored bus stop signs, which is too high for one county councilman.

Monday - 02/10/2014, 04:17pm EST

Samuel Hoi chosen to lead Maryland art college

The board of the Maryland Institute College of Art has chosen Samuel Hoi as the next president of the 188-year-old school in Baltimore.

Monday - 02/10/2014, 03:32pm EST

Snow/rain line divides parents over school closings

Snow days have piled up across the region, but parents in the inner suburbs are questioning why their students can't go to class when the conditions in their neighborhoods are normal.

Monday - 02/10/2014, 12:32pm EST

Ukraine protest library a break from the tensions

Ukrainian protesters improvise library as a break from the barricades

Monday - 02/10/2014, 08:40am EST

Missing Ohio college student froze to death

Ohio college student, 21, reported missing apparently died of hypothermia after falling asleep

Monday - 02/10/2014, 08:30am EST

Georgetown gets $10M gift for social innovation

Georgetown University receives $10 million to create innovation hub to tackle social problems

Monday - 02/10/2014, 06:31am EST

Philly schools consider universal enrollment model

Philly education officials consider following other US cities using universal enrollment model

Monday - 02/10/2014, 12:40am EST

Methodists in crisis over gay marriage, church law

Church disobedience in support of gay marriage widens rift in United Methodist church

Monday - 02/10/2014, 12:02am EST

APNewsBreak: GOP seeks higher NC teacher pay floor

APNewsBreak: GOP plan would raise NC public school teacher minimum salaries to $35,000

Sunday - 02/09/2014, 11:30pm EST

A wave of college grads found US jobs in January

US job growth mostly helped college grads; unemployment rate higher for African-Americans

Sunday - 02/09/2014, 08:50pm EST

Va. school's teachers dress down for better pay

Fairfax County school's teachers dress down as part of a demonstration for better pay

Sunday - 02/09/2014, 07:10pm EST

Tennessee teachers push back on evaluation process

Teachers oppose tying student test scores to teacher licensing, push for legislative change

Sunday - 02/09/2014, 05:50pm EST

Va. school creating program for packaging jobs

Blue Ridge Community College is creating a training program to address a shortage of skilled workers in the packaging industry.

Sunday - 02/09/2014, 03:33pm EST

Catholic school may move from Fairfax to Loudoun County

It's not a done deal, but some parents and community members of a local Catholic high school are working to stop the school from relocating from Fairfax to Loudoun County.

Sunday - 02/09/2014, 03:02am EST
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