Education News

Court reinstates claims against 2 student lenders

Appeals court reinstates claims against student loan companies in Pennsylvania, Vermont

Thursday - 03/13/2014, 05:18pm EDT

Senate votes to limit use of student testing data

Maryland senators say the state should wait to use student testing data to make decisions on teachers' jobs until the Common Core standards are solidly established.

Thursday - 03/13/2014, 03:44pm EDT

Data breach at University of Maryland dates back to 1992

The breadth of a cyber-attack at the University of Maryland is larger than school officials previously reported, but the number of Social Security numbers stolen is smaller than previously reported.

Thursday - 03/13/2014, 08:37am EDT

University of Md. breached data goes back to 1992

University of Md. breach smaller than first thought, but affects some students back to 1992

Thursday - 03/13/2014, 08:30am EDT

Honor student who sued parents returns home

New Jersey honor student who sued parents for financial support returns home, asks for privacy

Thursday - 03/13/2014, 07:58am EDT

Bible verse on Colorado cadet's door sparks debate

Bible verse on Air Force Academy cadet's door sets off constitutional debate beyond Colorado

Wednesday - 03/12/2014, 07:48pm EDT

Jazz musician, educator named Goucher's president

Jazz musician, educator, author Jose Antonio Bowen named Goucher College president

Wednesday - 03/12/2014, 07:20pm EDT

Flobots classroom project takes off in Denver

Flobots project produces stay-in-school arts curriculum in Colorado's largest school district

Wednesday - 03/12/2014, 06:22pm EDT

California school cites stage construction flaw

California high school says stage that collapsed had construction flaw; no record of permit

Wednesday - 03/12/2014, 06:19pm EDT

Campus protest shows pressure for action on rape

Controversy over Iowa college president's remark shows pressure to curb campus sexual assaults

Wednesday - 03/12/2014, 02:52pm EDT

I. Coast minister gets new post after campus clash

Ivory Coast higher education minister transferred after students clash with campus police

Wednesday - 03/12/2014, 02:30pm EDT

UConn suspends sorority, frat in hazing probe

UConn temporarily suspends sorority, fraternity while investigating alleged hazing

Wednesday - 03/12/2014, 08:20am EDT

Va prepaid college tuition deadline approaching

Virginia families have until the end of the month to enroll in the state's prepaid college tuition program for this year.

Wednesday - 03/12/2014, 04:00am EDT

BYU appoints VP Kevin Worthen as new president

BYU announces new president; VP Kevin Worthen will take helm of Mormon school May 1

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 04:16pm EDT

Virginia public schools superintendent to retire

Virginia Superintendent of Public Instruction Patricia Wright to retire; has served since 2008

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 11:30am EDT

Researchers see more growth in Michigan tourism

Researchers see growth in Michigan's tourism industry; expanded global advertising planned

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 11:11am EDT

Richmond principal reassigned after suing parents

Richmond school officials have temporarily moved a principal who is suing four parents to the system's central office.

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 10:57am EDT

5 Va school groups get alcohol education funds

5 groups have Va colleges, universities get state funds for alcohol education, enforcement

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 04:00am EDT

Contest being held for girls pursuing STEM career

Essay contest being held for Va female high school students pursuing STEM career in college

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 04:00am EDT

Newtown gunman's dad opens up in magazine article

Newtown gunman's father tells magazine what son did was 'evil,' now wishes he hadn't been born

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 03:30am EDT
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