Education News

Swearing inevitable part of childhood, parenting

Everything from TV, movies, music, school yard friends and even parents influence the words children use. So what do you do if those words are bad ones?

Saturday - 04/26/2014, 04:40pm EDT

Months ahead, immigrants study for driver test

Months ahead, Calif. immigrants study for test to obtain upcoming driver's license

Saturday - 04/26/2014, 11:28am EDT

Germany stops job program for unemployed EU youths

Germany stops job program for jobless youths from southern Europe, stranding many

Saturday - 04/26/2014, 10:20am EDT

Oklahoma district Bible class: Sinners will suffer

Oklahoma school's Bible class includes teaching about arts, history, says sinners must suffer

Friday - 04/25/2014, 07:30pm EDT

Russell, Calhoun, Summitt, Lapchick to be honored

Retired players association to honor Bill Russell, Jim Calhoun, Pat Summitt, Richard Lapchick

Friday - 04/25/2014, 06:20pm EDT

Cellphone mistaken for gun on Ga. college campus

Georgia's Kennesaw State lifts lockdown; report of possible armed man ended up being cellphone

Friday - 04/25/2014, 05:08pm EDT

9-year-old charged with bringing gun to school

9-year-old charged with bringing disassembled gun to school in Va., told police he was bullied

Friday - 04/25/2014, 04:30pm EDT

German court upholds school ban on facial veil

German court rejects Muslim student's suit against school's ban on face-covering veil in class

Friday - 04/25/2014, 01:50pm EDT

Va high school team wins NASA design competition

Virginia high school team wins NASA design competition; design will be launched into orbit

Friday - 04/25/2014, 01:14pm EDT

Vendor apologizes to Oklahoma board for glitches

Testing vendor apologizes to Oklahoma Board of Education for glitch that disrupted state exams

Friday - 04/25/2014, 10:51am EDT

Students to be taught cyber civility in Montgomery County

Montgomery County schools are taking the first steps to teaching students how to be safer and kinder online.

Friday - 04/25/2014, 08:33am EDT

Washington loses waiver on No Child Left Behind

Washington first state to lose federal waiver on requirements from No Child Left Behind law

Thursday - 04/24/2014, 07:50pm EDT

New date for first lady's Kansas graduation speech

New day for Michelle Obama speech to Kansas high schoolers after uproar by students, parents

Thursday - 04/24/2014, 06:44pm EDT

Chicago to name high school after President Obama

Chicago announces it will build Barack Obama College Preparatory High School, will open 2017

Thursday - 04/24/2014, 04:10pm EDT

Florida school stops serving soda before tests

Florida elementary school stops serving Mountain Dew to students before standardized tests

Thursday - 04/24/2014, 01:30pm EDT

Classes resume at South Korean school

Thursday - 04/24/2014, 11:10am EDT

FCPS and community will review 4 later start time options

The morning bell for Fairfax County Public Schools high school students may ring nearly two hours later if one of several proposals for later start times goes through.

Thursday - 04/24/2014, 09:20am EDT

Council members, public sound off on school-district changes

Families often choose where to live based on a good school in the neighborhood, but proposed changes in the District could mean children might not get to attend the desirable school Mom and Dad made sure to move close to.

Thursday - 04/24/2014, 07:11am EDT

Microsoft expands ad-free Bing search for schools

Microsoft expands ad-free Bing searches for US schools from kindergarten through 12th grade

Thursday - 04/24/2014, 05:42am EDT

U.Va. visitors approve 4.3 percent in-state tuition hike

U.Va. Board of Visitors OKs 4.3 tuition increase for Va. students, 5.9 hike for out-of-staters

Thursday - 04/24/2014, 05:34am EDT
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