Education News

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

Lawyer: Hazing charges at UGA are unfounded

Lawyer: Hazing charges involving UGA fraternity are unfounded; he says no pledges were beaten

Saturday - 02/08/2014, 07:30pm EST

Md. child abuse suspect ordered held without bond

Md. prosecutor: Former teacher charged with child sex abuse faked his own death

Saturday - 02/08/2014, 07:20pm EST

School start time discussion in Anne Arundel Co.

Some students, parents and teachers in Anne Arundel County are pushing for a later start time for the county's high schools.

Saturday - 02/08/2014, 05:41pm EST

Kosovo university head resigns after protests

Kosovo public university president resigns after days of student protests

Saturday - 02/08/2014, 05:00pm EST

'04 disappearance of Mass. student vexes dad, cops

10 years later, questions linger on disappearance of 21-year-old Mass. student after NH crash

Saturday - 02/08/2014, 04:50pm EST

U.S. grant to assist low-performing Va. schools

The U.S. Secretary of Education has announced grants to help Virginia turn around some of its lowest-achieving schools.

Saturday - 02/08/2014, 01:42pm EST

Utah district: New policies after lunches seized

Utah school district announces new policies after kids' lunches were thrown out for nonpayment

Friday - 02/07/2014, 07:50pm EST

Schools: Texas' public ed funding still 'broken'

School districts say Texas funding system still 'broken' as school finance trial wraps up

Friday - 02/07/2014, 07:14pm EST

Woman shot in Alexandria home dies, manhunt continues

Alexandria police say a woman was shot and killed in her home and another was injured after an unknown man knocked on the door and fired a gun at them.

Friday - 02/07/2014, 11:27am EST

Oscar-nominee filmmakers credit Harvard professor

3 Oscar-nominated filmmakers credit Harvard professor Robb Moss for inspiring their talent

Friday - 02/07/2014, 09:56am EST

SOCHI SCENE: Kwan's Sochi stumping

SOCHI SCENE: Kwan's Sochi stumping

Friday - 02/07/2014, 09:36am EST
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