Education News

Court stops Australian funding of school chaplains

Australian court rules federal funding of school chaplains program is unconstitutional

Thursday - 06/19/2014, 08:20am EDT

Va. school takeover board recommends ruling appeal

Virginia school takeover board recommends appeal of ruling that overturned law

Thursday - 06/19/2014, 08:00am EDT

Gov. Jindal seeks to block Common Core test in La.

Defying business, education and legislative leaders, Jindal strikes at Common Core test in La.

Wednesday - 06/18/2014, 08:00pm EDT

Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials

Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials in newspapers in the US and abroad

Wednesday - 06/18/2014, 03:48pm EDT

Students in Va. accused of 'upskirting' teachers

Alexandria, Va., high school students allegedly took 'upskirt' photos, video of teachers

Wednesday - 06/18/2014, 10:42am EDT

Scholarships headed to Va. public housing students

Scholarships to be awarded to college-bound students from Richmond's public housing

Wednesday - 06/18/2014, 08:05am EDT

Fairfax County schools continue classes to make up for snow days

By this weekend, most area students will be enjoying summer vacation. Fairfax County school children, however, are expected in class through next Wednesday to make up missed snow days.

Wednesday - 06/18/2014, 08:03am EDT

2016 campaign checklist: Bobby Jindal

2016 presidential campaign checklist: Jindal's prep

Wednesday - 06/18/2014, 06:20am EDT

China says 127 students hired others for exam

127 students hired others to sit in all-important college entrance exam in central China

Wednesday - 06/18/2014, 05:30am EDT

NCAA begins making its case for amateurism

NCAA begins making its case for not paying college players

Wednesday - 06/18/2014, 02:30am EDT

Penn State athletic director David Joyner resigns

Penn State athletic director David Joyner resigns; led university after Jerry Sandusky scandal

Tuesday - 06/17/2014, 10:04pm EDT

U.Va. student lawsuit naming ABC agents alive

U.Va. student's $40 million lawsuit naming ABC agents remains alive in US court

Tuesday - 06/17/2014, 06:41pm EDT

Former Fairfax County principal dies

The former principal of a Fairfax County Public high school died weeks after resigning from the position.

Tuesday - 06/17/2014, 04:30pm EDT

13 groups bid to host Obama presidential library

Barack Obama foundation says 13 groups submit initial bids to host future presidential library

Tuesday - 06/17/2014, 03:30pm EDT

UN: 30 million African kids missing primary school

UN says 30 million primary-aged kids in sub-Saharan Africa not in school, progress stalled

Tuesday - 06/17/2014, 02:01pm EDT

A school lunch menu where students have a say

At eight local schools, students have some input when it comes to what goes on their lunch menu.

Tuesday - 06/17/2014, 01:18pm EDT

Colonial Williamsburg names new CEO, president

Colonial Williamsburg Foundation announces new president, CEO to succeed retiring Campbell

Tuesday - 06/17/2014, 12:20pm EDT

Newtown, Connecticut, gets grant for counseling

Newtown, Connecticut, to receive $7.1M grant to fund counseling for victims, first responders

Tuesday - 06/17/2014, 12:20pm EDT

Yells for 'Daddy' by school yield surprising find

Yells for 'Daddy' around school in Connecticut lead to surprising find: a parrot in a tree

Tuesday - 06/17/2014, 10:10am EDT

Ways to fight kids' summer brain drain

A couple months out of the classroom doesn't have to cause "brain drain" for students enjoying summer vacation. An expert shares ways to make sure kids stay engaged and prepared for the next school year.

Tuesday - 06/17/2014, 09:40am EDT
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