Education News

Early learning could get boost in new Fairfax schools budget

Despite facing a budget shortfall, the Fairfax County Board of Education could boost spending on early childhood education next year.

Wednesday - 04/09/2014, 05:37pm EDT

Iowa State halts celebration after student hurt

Iowa State University halts annual celebration after student hurt amid rowdy crowd; 2 arrested

Wednesday - 04/09/2014, 05:36pm EDT

College athletes union could put billions at stake

College athletes union could put billions of dollars on the bargaining table

Wednesday - 04/09/2014, 05:18pm EDT

Obamas send prayers to school stabbing victims

Obama briefed on school stabbing at PA high school, sends thoughts and prayers to victims

Wednesday - 04/09/2014, 04:20pm EDT

Walker dodges question about lack of degree

Wisconsin Gov. Walker dodges question of whether he needs college degree to run for president

Wednesday - 04/09/2014, 03:29pm EDT

Wednesday deadline in Northwestern athletes case

Northwestern faces deadline Wednesday to file appeal of labor board ruling on football players

Wednesday - 04/09/2014, 12:50pm EDT

American U. announces commencement speakers

Katie Couric, Gwen Ifill among speakers for American University commencement ceremonies

Wednesday - 04/09/2014, 07:48am EDT

Mom says son hospitalized after school ignored his health problem (Video)

A District boy is hospitalized after his pleas for help were reportedly ignored at his D.C. charter school, his mother says.

Wednesday - 04/09/2014, 06:49am EDT

University of Virginia tops best-investment list

High school seniors are opening their acceptance letters and finding out whether they've been accepted into their dream colleges. But before they commit, they should consider which ones are the best deals. And that might just be a university in the area.

Wednesday - 04/09/2014, 04:52am EDT

Habanero peppers found on school playground

Investigators say habanero peppers on Colorado school playground may have hurt students

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 09:42pm EDT

Feds say man spoke of radio-controlled plane bombs

FBI says Moroccan man spoke of radio-controlled plane bombs targeting school, federal building

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 06:40pm EDT

Texas mulls adding Mexican-American studies course

Emotions run high as Texas education board considers statewide Mexican-American studies course

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 05:54pm EDT

Md. governor signs bill expanding pre-K program

Md. governor begins bill-signings with pre-K expansion, dog bite, drunken driving measures

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 03:58pm EDT

Va. community colleges suspend speech policy

Va. community colleges suspend policy challenged by student who was barred from preaching

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 12:02pm EDT

UConn students celebrate national championship

At least 30 arrests, minor property damage follow UConn national championship victory

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 10:34am EDT

Thailand's Red Shirts brace for 'judicial coup'

Thailand's Red Shirts gear up for protests if court ousts leader, raising specter of violence

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 08:50am EDT

VCU symposium Tuesday to focus on poverty

VCU Sullivan Symposium on Tuesday to examine poverty from political, global perspective

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 07:09am EDT

US consumer borrowing up $16.5 billion in February

US consumer borrowing rose $16.5 billion, reflecting big gains in auto and student loans

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 05:08am EDT

Chris Carrawell joins Marquette coaching staff

New Marquette coach Wojciechowski adds ex-Duke teammate Carrawell to coaching staff

Monday - 04/07/2014, 11:10pm EDT
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