Education News

AP's Frank Bajak among Cabot Prize winners

Winners named for Cabot Prize for reporting in Latin America and Caribbean; AP's Bajak picked

Thursday - 08/14/2014, 10:28am EDT

Entrepreneurship the answer for some with autism

People with autism find purpose, income and joy by starting their own small businesses

Thursday - 08/14/2014, 10:28am EDT

School board votes to send back sex-ed textbook

Fremont school board votes to send back to publisher sex-ed textbook after parent complaints

Thursday - 08/14/2014, 03:00am EDT

Ohio State band director received positive review

Ohio State band director got positive review for 'courageous' efforts 7 weeks before firing

Wednesday - 08/13/2014, 07:30pm EDT

Local universities assess travel to Ebola-stricken countries

Georgetown University has placed a ban on travel by students. Other schools are monitoring the situation.

Wednesday - 08/13/2014, 06:53pm EDT

Virginia Tech marks start of drone research

State, federal officials mark start of unmanned aircraft systems research at Virginia Tech

Wednesday - 08/13/2014, 06:30pm EDT

Bad behavior on social media can cost recruits

Be careful on Twitter, recruits: College coaches are watching for bad social media behavior

Wednesday - 08/13/2014, 02:36pm EDT

Chinese seek freedom, edge at US high schools

BACK TO SCHOOL: Turned off by China's cram-for-exam education, high school students head to US

Wednesday - 08/13/2014, 02:00pm EDT

Alleged rape at JHU prompts federal probe

Alleged rape at Johns Hopkins prompts feds to add school to list facing investigation

Wednesday - 08/13/2014, 12:30pm EDT

Ex-MIT professor agrees to plead guilty to fraud

Former MIT professor, son agree to plead guilty in hedge fund scam that cost investors $140M

Wednesday - 08/13/2014, 12:21pm EDT

Survey: Back-to-school shopping costs families $669, on average

On average, families will spend more than $650 on back-to-school shopping -- an increase of five percent since 2013, according to the National Retail Federation.

Wednesday - 08/13/2014, 11:58am EDT

Va. awarded $358K to help cover costs of AP tests

Virginia to get $358,000-plus in US grant money to help cover AP exams for low-income students

Wednesday - 08/13/2014, 07:34am EDT

States get $28M in grants to defray AP exam costs

States get $28M in grants to help reduce advanced placement exam costs for low-income students

Wednesday - 08/13/2014, 02:50am EDT

Ohio teen returns to football team after rape case

Ohio teen back on high school football team after release from juvenile detention in rape case

Wednesday - 08/13/2014, 01:35am EDT

Feds probing Hopkins response to sexual assaults

Johns Hopkins president says feds to probe school's handling of sexual assault complaints

Tuesday - 08/12/2014, 11:59pm EDT

#Barmageddon: Law students sue over software

#Barmageddon or #Barghazi? Law students sue when bar exam software fails to transmit answers

Tuesday - 08/12/2014, 09:29pm EDT

Boeh leaving job as Fresno State's AD for new role

Thomas Boeh leaving job as Fresno State's athletic director for new role at university

Tuesday - 08/12/2014, 09:00pm EDT

UConn bans 3 more Greek organizations over hazing

UConn bans 3 more Greek student organizations for hazing, serving alcohol to underage students

Tuesday - 08/12/2014, 05:30pm EDT

Sun Devils having to rebuild defense

Offense fine, Arizona State has plenty of questions on defense with 9 starters gone

Tuesday - 08/12/2014, 04:21pm EDT

HIV infections rise, thwart Brazil's AIDS efforts

Hailed as anti-AIDS example, Brazil's increase in HIV infections shows prevention flaws

Tuesday - 08/12/2014, 02:10pm EDT
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