Judge: Racism behind Arizona b...

Aug 23, 2017 by

PHOENIX (AP) — Racism was behind an Arizona ban on ethnic studies that shuttered a popular Mexican-American Studies program, a...

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California considers lower bar...

Aug 1, 2017 by

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The State Bar of California on Monday proposed lowering the minimum score on the most recent licensing exam for...

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Baylor confirms NCAA investiga...

Jun 26, 2017 by

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The NCAA is conducting an “ongoing, pending investigation” into Baylor University in the wake of a sexual...

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Some parents upset by purchase...

Jun 12, 2017 by

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) — Some parents of Shawnee Mission School District students in eastern Kansas aren’t happy to learn the...

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MIT student sues CIA for info ...

May 18, 2017 by

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts doctoral student is trying to force the CIA to open up about how it uses jokes on social...

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Changes in Medicaid distributi...

May 15, 2017 by

For school districts still getting their financial footing after the Great Recession, the Medicaid changes being advanced as part of...

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Dress code crackdown suspends ...

May 6, 2017 by

WATERBURY, Conn. (AP) — A one-day sweep in which over 150 high school students were suspended for dress code violations is bringing...

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Graduate students vote to unio...

Feb 25, 2017 by

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Graduate students from a half-dozen departments at Yale University have voted to form unions, setting up...

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Scholars fret about fate of &#...

Dec 27, 2016 by

ALTOMUENSTER, Germany (AP) — It was filthy, cramped and in major disarray, but when art historian Eva Lindqvist Sandgren entered the...

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Nobel laureate examines presch...

Dec 19, 2016 by

Education | Interpretations of the findings vary among advocates and experts A new study by a Nobel prize-winning economist has some...

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Polish parliament votes for co...

Dec 15, 2016 by

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland’s lower house of parliament has voted to eliminate middle schools and return to an earlier system in...

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Accreditor of for-profit colle...

Dec 13, 2016 by

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal education officials are standing by their decision to cut ties with the nation’s largest accreditor of...

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Suspended novels return to sch...

Dec 8, 2016 by

ACCOMAC, Va. (AP) — Two classic American novels, “The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn” and “To Kill a Mockingbird,” will immediately...

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U of Illinois won’t be d...

Dec 7, 2016 by

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — The University of Illinois will not label its three campuses as sanctuaries for immigrant students illegally...

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Universities boost stipends ah...

Aug 7, 2016 by

NEW YORK (AP) — Several private universities are boosting stipends and benefits ahead of a federal ruling that could clear the way...

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Early enrollment now common in...

Apr 9, 2016 by

In January 2007, mega-recruit Jimmy Clausen enrolled at Notre Dame, bypassing a final semester of high school to partake in spring...

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Trouble remains after revival ...

Mar 14, 2016 by

WASHINGTON (AP) — Significant problems remain at a formerly for-profit college that the Obama administration rescued from near...

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Why you need to talk to your t...

Mar 8, 2016 by

It’s an uncomfortable conversation no parent wants to have with their child, but it’s a necessary one. Here’s where...

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Your children’s school c...

Sep 15, 2015 by

By Rick Massimo – WASHINGTON — The back-to-school routine involves a crush of forms and permission slips for parents to sign....

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