Heavy testing in lower grades is causing young teachers to consider leaving the field.
Lawmakers in more than a dozen states are considering making the passage of the US naturalization test a high school graduation requirement.
In his new book, Robert Putnam writes, if it takes a village to raise a child…villages rich and poor have shirked their collective responsibility for our poorest kids.
A high schooler with an autistic sister organized a prom for her sister and other autistic teens and it was a huge success.
The “Sponsor-a-Scholar” program of Philadelphia Futures provides mentoring and money to low-income, first-generation-to-college students.
In an effort to increase academic standing internationally, many school districts have decided to extend the upper and lower limits of their compulsory education requirements.
In an article in The Washington Post, programs and projects are cited that make the case that integrating subjects can work.
College enrollment rates have been dropping but making it easier financially for veterans to attend college may help both the vets, and the schools.
By Dr. Marciene Mattleman PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – In our rapidly moving technological world where education is so necessary in everyday living and the world of work, fewer people without a high school degree are choosing […]
For 10 of the past 15 years, 70% of US colleges reported year-to-year increases in applications.
Dr. Pamela Gallin recommends vision screenings be taken as seriously as vaccination requirements with uniform standards. Kids who can’t see, can’t learn.
With much discussion today questioning “is college worth it?”, a report in Education Week presents useful data.
The Andrew Carnegie Fellowship program will award more than $6 million in fellowships for those studying the humanities and social sciences.
Young people’s interest in the teaching profession continues to drop.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released data on the seriousness of this issue and of new tools to reduce falls in older adults.