Education News

Indiana approves Common Core replacement standards

Indiana Board of Education OKs replacement for Common Core standards; one of 1st US to adopt

Monday - 04/28/2014, 05:25pm EDT

College: Student fabricated racist attack report

Officials at New Jersey university say student fabricated report of attack, racial slurs

Monday - 04/28/2014, 03:51pm EDT

NC university on lockdown after report of gunman

Spokeswoman: Parts of North Carolina A&T State University locked down after report of gunman

Monday - 04/28/2014, 01:50pm EDT

Johns Hopkins students' info discovered online

More than 2K Johns Hopkins grad students' info inadvertently made accessible on the Internet

Monday - 04/28/2014, 12:29pm EDT

Car runs over child's foot at elementary school

A car ran over a fourth-grader's foot at Beverly Farms Elementary School in Montgomery County Monday morning.

Monday - 04/28/2014, 10:02am EDT

Report: Md. high school graduation rate is 84 percent

Report: Md. high school graduation rate is 84 percent, slightly above nationwide average

Monday - 04/28/2014, 08:12am EDT

Mary Washington begins $50M fundraising campaign

Mary Washington campaign seeks to raise $50 million to remain affordable, competitive

Monday - 04/28/2014, 06:40am EDT

Montgomery County Council to consider school safety proposals

As the budget deadline comes closer, two issues facing the Montgomery County Council concern school children's safety.

Monday - 04/28/2014, 04:35am EDT

2 Prince George's moms lobby for bilingual schools

A quest by two Prince George's County mothers to lobby the county school system to begin offering Spanish immersion classes for elementary students is starting to pay off.

Sunday - 04/27/2014, 08:38pm EDT

Va. college attainment rate up but ranking falls

Virginia has dropped one position in a higher education advocacy group's national ranking for college attainment.

Sunday - 04/27/2014, 03:25pm EDT

Hospice hosts teen's graduation so mom can attend

Ohio mom with late-stage cancer gets to see teenage daughter graduate in hospice room ceremony

Sunday - 04/27/2014, 10:16am EDT

Historic day as Northwestern players decide union

Historic day as Northwestern players vote on whether to form first union for college athletes

Sunday - 04/27/2014, 10:12am EDT

Trauma warnings move from Internet to Ivory Tower

Student-led movement on US campuses takes 'trigger warnings' from Internet to Ivory Tower,

Saturday - 04/26/2014, 07:34pm EDT

Bateman installed as Randolph College president

Bradley Bateman installed as Randolph College president

Saturday - 04/26/2014, 04:50pm EDT

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
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