Education News

New NAACP leader: I'm Brown v. Board beneficiary

New NAACP leader calls himself direct beneficiary of landmark Brown v. Board of Education case

Sunday - 05/18/2014, 10:46am EDT

Holder: subtle racism worse than bigoted outbursts

Attorney General Eric Holder says subtle, institutionalized racism has a more "pernicious" effect than the occasional bigoted outburst.

Saturday - 05/17/2014, 09:59pm EDT

'Frozen' director urges grads to end self-doubt

'Frozen' director urges University of New Hampshire graduates to free themselves of self-doubt

Saturday - 05/17/2014, 06:06pm EDT

15 aspiring filmmakers win Student Academy Awards

Oscar celebrates 15 aspiring filmmakers with Student Academy Awards

Saturday - 05/17/2014, 12:16pm EDT

Brown decision at 60: A look at education inequity

60 years after landmark Brown decision, stubborn inequities in education persist

Saturday - 05/17/2014, 10:18am EDT

AP WAS THERE: Original 1954 Brown v. Board story

AP WAS THERE: The Brown v. Board of Education ruling, as reported by The AP in 1954

Saturday - 05/17/2014, 07:52am EDT

First lady tells Kansas students to fight bias

Michelle Obama urges Kansas grads to fight bias by example, Brown case 'still being decided'

Saturday - 05/17/2014, 03:34am EDT

Missouri lawmakers fall short on gun nullification

Missouri lawmakers fail to pass nullification bill, settle for other gun rights measure

Friday - 05/16/2014, 10:50pm EDT

Appeals court revives bid to stop SC school prayer

A federal appeals court has revived a South Carolina family's attempt to stop a public school from holding graduation ceremonies at a religious venue and including prayer in the program.

Friday - 05/16/2014, 10:04pm EDT

Officials blast Mexican teachers' salaries report

Report on teachers' salaries in Mexico criticized by education officials

Friday - 05/16/2014, 08:00pm EDT

Notre Dame OK amid power outage on graduation eve

Underground fire triggers power outage in South Bend on eve of Notre Dame graduation

Friday - 05/16/2014, 06:50pm EDT

About 5,000 graduate from Virginia Tech

Steger presides for last time as Virginia Tech awards about 5,000 diplomas

Friday - 05/16/2014, 06:42pm EDT

New Mexico boy, 12, enters plea in school shooting

12-year-old boy pleads no contest in New Mexico school shooting that injured 2 students

Friday - 05/16/2014, 05:51pm EDT

Teen charged with threatening school in rap song

Teen student charged with threatening Pennsylvania school officials in 'Columbine' rap song

Friday - 05/16/2014, 05:40pm EDT

5 tips for new parents considering life insurance

Life insurance offers new parents a safety net, but focus coverage needs to avoid overpaying

Friday - 05/16/2014, 05:21pm EDT

Gray leaving EKU to become Niagara AD

Niagara hires Eastern Kentucky's Simon Gray to take over as athletic director

Friday - 05/16/2014, 01:31pm EDT

Ex-Times editor pulls out of Brandeis commencement

Jill Abramson, ousted New York Times editor, pulls out of attending Brandeis commencement

Friday - 05/16/2014, 12:59pm EDT

British Library puts literary treasures online

British Library puts 1,200 of its most valuable literary treasures online

Friday - 05/16/2014, 12:22pm EDT

Area high school students show off projects at international science competition

They are some of the smartest kids in the world and they hail from the D.C. area.

Friday - 05/16/2014, 05:40am EDT

Teen charged with conspiracy in burglaries

Teen charged with conspiracy in burglaries before fatal shooting of exchange student

Thursday - 05/15/2014, 09:30pm EDT
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