Education News

Study: Popular tweens face higher risk of crime, substance abuse as adults

A new U.Va. study suggests that kids who are popular in middle school have higher risk factors of being arrested or abusing alcohol and drugs as adults.

Monday - 06/16/2014, 05:18pm EDT

Common Core upsets home-schooling parents

Common Core standards bring opposition from home-schooling parents

Monday - 06/16/2014, 04:42pm EDT

Correction: UVa-Study Program story

Correction: UVa-Study Program story

Monday - 06/16/2014, 02:31pm EDT

Kids home alone all summer? Don't stress

Kathleen Hall, The Stress Institute

Monday - 06/16/2014, 11:46am EDT


Starbucks clears college degree path for employees

Starbucks replaces its tuition plan with online bachelor's degree program at Arizona State

Monday - 06/16/2014, 11:26am EDT

Starbucks offers online college program to workers

Starbucks to offer online college program to workers; program replaces existing tuition plan

Monday - 06/16/2014, 07:20am EDT

Unions push legislatures for labor history courses

Unions lobby legislatures to add labor history courses in high schools, with limited success

Monday - 06/16/2014, 03:40am EDT

Home-schooling parents rally against Common Core

Home-schooling parents motivated in opposition to Common Core standards

Monday - 06/16/2014, 02:14am EDT

Victim of Seattle campus shooting remembered

Victim of Seattle campus shooting remembered as dance lover; foundation named for 19-year-old

Monday - 06/16/2014, 12:40am EDT

Scholarship named for hero in Seattle shooting

At graduation, Seattle college announces scholarship named for student who stopped shooter

Saturday - 06/14/2014, 07:11pm EDT

Parents of Oregon school shooting gunman apologize

Parents of teen who shot classmate at Oregon school say they're 'horrified and distraught'

Friday - 06/13/2014, 09:46pm EDT

Phoenix still looking for clues in priest attack

Police investigate deadly Phoenix priest attack, release 911 call as clergyman clings to life

Friday - 06/13/2014, 09:43pm EDT

Fever's Dunn heads home for Hall of Fame honor

Indiana Fever coach Lin Dunn among 6 2014 inductees into Women's Basketball Hall of Fame

Friday - 06/13/2014, 07:18pm EDT

Survey: Va. youth smoking rates decline

Va. health officials: State youth smoking rates plummet to all-time low in latest survey

Friday - 06/13/2014, 05:05pm EDT

Police: Boys in shooting plot studied Columbine

2 teens charged in Tennessee school shooting plot studied Columbine, police say

Friday - 06/13/2014, 03:37pm EDT

10-year-old gets high school diploma in California

10-year-old gets high school diploma in California, taking college courses

Friday - 06/13/2014, 02:08pm EDT

2 from tiny Virginia campus run for Cantor's seat

Tiny Virginia college finds unaccustomed attention as 2 professors run for Eric Cantor's seat

Friday - 06/13/2014, 07:54am EDT

Summer funds delayed 9 days for 60 Hawaii athletes

$92K in scholarship funds delayed 9 days for 60 Hawaii athletes; some sleep in locker room

Thursday - 06/12/2014, 11:10pm EDT

Akron suspends 3 football players after arrests

University of Akron suspends 3 football players after arrests following April incident

Thursday - 06/12/2014, 07:40pm EDT
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