Education News

Teacher tenure fight gains momentum with ruling

California ruling striking down teacher job protections inspires lawsuits fighting tenure

Friday - 07/11/2014, 06:08pm EDT

Maryland School Assessment scores fall

Schools officials: state test scores make expected drop as Md. transitions to new standards

Friday - 07/11/2014, 04:19pm EDT

College Football Hall of Fame opening Aug. 23

College Football Hall of Fame to open Aug. 23 in Atlanta; Chick-fil-A will be lead sponsor

Friday - 07/11/2014, 01:20pm EDT

St. Paul's College in Va. still seeking a buyer

St. Paul's College still seeking a buyer; extended auction deadline yields no eligible suitors

Friday - 07/11/2014, 07:00am EDT

Union pulls black college support after Koch gift

Union pulls support from United Negro College Fund after group accepts Koch donation

Thursday - 07/10/2014, 07:00pm EDT

College student pleads guilty to making bombs

Pennsylvania college student pleads guilty to making bombs in his off-campus apartment

Thursday - 07/10/2014, 06:47pm EDT

AIDS research team in Iowa loses $1.38M grant

Federal government withdraws $1.38M research grant for AIDS vaccine from Iowa State team

Thursday - 07/10/2014, 03:30pm EDT

Notre Dame of Maryland University gets $1.5M gift

Notre Dame of Maryland University gets $1.5 million gift to fund endowed nursing chair

Thursday - 07/10/2014, 12:55pm EDT

US students in middle of pack on financial knowhow

Most teens around world lack financial prowess; not top performers on financial literacy test

Thursday - 07/10/2014, 08:13am EDT

Survey: Rapes not investigated at 2 in 5 colleges

Survey: 2 in 5 college, universities failed to investigate rape reports in past 5 years

Thursday - 07/10/2014, 03:50am EDT

No practicing on patients: New docs get boot camp

No practicing on patients: Brand-new doctors in Chicago get boot camp first to freshen skills

Thursday - 07/10/2014, 03:32am EDT

Fire burns middle school in Waldorf

Authorities: fire burns classrooms at middle school in Charles County

Wednesday - 07/09/2014, 11:26pm EDT

University of Texas president resigning next year

University of Texas President Bill Powers to resign in June 2015 amid pressure to leave

Wednesday - 07/09/2014, 10:29pm EDT

John Wayne heirs sue university over the name Duke

Duke vs. Duke: John Wayne heirs sue university over use of late movie star's nickname

Wednesday - 07/09/2014, 07:51pm EDT

Reactions to Confederate flag removal in Va. mixed

Plan to remove Confederate flags from Washington & Lee University in Va. draws mixed reaction

Wednesday - 07/09/2014, 05:59pm EDT

Film follows dream of 4 young US Hispanics

4 sons of undocumented Mexicans win top submarine robot competition in 'Underwater Dreams'

Wednesday - 07/09/2014, 05:24pm EDT

Kansas won't release data from reading, math tests

Kansas won't release any scores from statewide math, reading tests after problems with exams

Wednesday - 07/09/2014, 04:08pm EDT

Senate confirms head of US Humanities Endowment

Senate confirms William 'Bro' Adams of Colby College to lead National Endowment for Humanities

Wednesday - 07/09/2014, 03:56pm EDT

Police: Substitute teacher had sex with 2 students

Police: Substitute English teacher had sex with 2 18-year-old students days before graduation

Wednesday - 07/09/2014, 03:48pm EDT

Book by late Turkmen leader cut from curricula

Turkmen president abolishes exam based on book written by predecessor

Wednesday - 07/09/2014, 12:18pm EDT
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