Education News

Jim Tressel among 3 finalists to lead Akron

Ohio State ex-coach Tressel among 3 finalists to lead University of Akron, where he works now

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 05:58pm EDT

Jay Leno to give commencement address at Emerson

Jay Leno announced as commencement speaker for his Boston alma mater, Emerson College

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 05:50pm EDT

UNC reading specialist says she is resigning

UNC reading specialist who questioned athletes' literacy says she'll resign at end of semester

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 04:30pm EDT

Area high schools named among nation's best

High schools in Fairfax and Montgomery counties have landed on the U.S. News and World Report's annual list of the Best High Schools.

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 02:32pm EDT

Gates-funded student data group to shut down

Gates-, Carnegie-funded student data group to close after NY pulls out amid privacy fears

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 01:50pm EDT

Job market for college grads better but still weak

Labor Department: Job market improved for 2013 college grads but remained weak

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 01:36pm EDT

Encouraging your college kids to exercise for better grades

Dr. Drew, One Minute Clinic

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 11:57am EDT


Johns Hopkins U. to honor 7 with honorary degrees

Johns Hopkins U. to honor 7 with honorary degrees including 2 who fought for gay rights

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 11:40am EDT

Md. university offers federal workers discount

University of Maryland University College offers discount to out-of-state federal workers

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 10:50am EDT

Profiles of some of SKorean ferry's dead, missing

Regrets mix with memories as families recall those lost in South Korean ferry sinking

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 10:48am EDT

Grieving borrowers told to repay student loan

After relative's death, some borrowers find they must repay entire student loan tab

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 10:10am EDT

Enrollment up in Prince George's Co. schools

Prince George's Co. schools see enrollment bump, 1st in a decade

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 09:10am EDT

Fairfax County schools to discuss options for later start times

Students at Fairfax County Public Schools may be able to sleep a little longer if the school board approves proposals that would push back the school start time.

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 07:54am EDT

New Jersey school sued over 'under God' in pledge

Humanist parents sues New Jersey school district over 'under God' in Pledge of Allegiance

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 07:50am EDT

Md. school leader named Hartford superintendent

Maryland school leader Schiavino-Narvaez named new superintendent in Hartford

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 07:40am EDT

Crowd turns out to protest Loudoun school cuts

The final public hearing ahead of deep education cuts in Loudoun County drew a standing room-only crowd Monday night, with hundreds of parents, students and teachers voicing their concerns.

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 07:12am EDT

High school students to tour Va. health lab

Students from 2 high schools to tour Virginia's health, environmental lab in Richmond

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 06:59am EDT

Glitches prompt suspension of Oklahoma tests again

Glitches prompt suspension of high-stakes tests in Oklahoma for 2nd consecutive year

Monday - 04/21/2014, 10:30pm EDT

Alec Baldwin helps Rhode Island library _ again

Actor Alec Baldwin to headline fundraiser for library in Rhode Island in June

Monday - 04/21/2014, 01:54pm EDT
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