According to the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, obesity among children in Philadelphia has declined due to efforts by The Food Trust.
The Holocaust Museum in Washington has organized a nontraditional exhibit for classroom instruction: the study of onlookers.
The Chronicle of Higher Education reports that there has been a movement for badges and other forms of “microcredentials” to ready students for jobs.
This week, scientists celebrate Albert Einstein’s birthday.
According to the National Home Education Research Institute, 220,000 African American children are currently being homeschooled.
Editors of a school newspaper in Fairfax, VA decided to highlight free speech on the cover. They’ve learned their lessons well.
Although more high school girls are taking STEM classes – science, technology, engineering and math – their test results still lag behind those of boys.
Small colleges that have seen enrollment drop in recent years must try new ways to attract students.
The National Center on Time and Learning, a group that promotes the extended school day, estimates that more than 1500 schools nationally now have additional hours.
One Book, One Philadelphia is celebrating its 13th year with another novel that brings focus to societal problems.
A painful student video about stereotypes and prejudice at a suburban Washington high school has opened the door for conversation and change.
The New York Times reports on a math program for minority teen boys that every educator and policymaker should read.
By Dr. Marciene Mattleman PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – With renewed interest in the Whole Child approach, clients were horrified to learn that the Maternal Infant and Early Childhood Home Visiting program may lose its funding in […]
Teachers, who spend every day with children, often interact with grieving students. Now there are resources.
The finding of a new study indicates the United States could ultimately enrich everybody by improving the educational performance of the typical student.