Neuroscience researchers say 2-year study shows making music helps sharpen kids' brainpower
Parents say 4 black Ohio high school students expelled unfairly over rap videos, sue district
Kevin Spacey to speak at University of Virginia in October at President's Speakers series
Common Core bickering heats up as standards take effect; buyer's remorse hits policymakers?
NYC shuts 9 prekindergarten centers just before school starts, citing safety concerns
College of Charleston hires Clemson assistant Earl Grant as new men's basketball coach
Georgia Tech coach Paul Johnson not concerned about facing Tulane at opening of new stadium
Brazilian-born Cairo Santos earns kicking job with Chiefs, fulfills late father's dreams
School starts in Chicago with more guards lining routes children walk in crime-ridden areas
Common Core standards adopted by some states, rejected, repealed by others as debate continues
Anne Arundel school officials say they have caught a cat that forced them to shut down an elementary school last week.
Frederick County schools expand pre-K program that includes students with disabilities
About 400,000 Northern Virginia students are heading back to school Tuesday morning and will be walking into schools that have implemented changes for the new school year.
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Run, do not walk, away from that swanky apartment with the rooftop pool.
Area colleges are back in session, which means many students are gulping down coffee and cramming for tests. New data show one local school is among the top in the nation with the caffeine jitters.
With Ebola in mind, US campuses plan to screen students arriving from West Africa
After Gaza war, Israeli children go back to school after spending summer in bomb shelters
With school events and meetings, hectic sports schedules and afterschool activities, kids and parents alike need to prepare for the transition back to school. An expert offers tips.
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