Education News

Unions push legislatures for labor history courses

Unions lobby legislatures to add labor history courses in high schools, with limited success

Monday - 06/16/2014, 03:40am EDT

Home-schooling parents rally against Common Core

Home-schooling parents motivated in opposition to Common Core standards

Monday - 06/16/2014, 02:14am EDT

Victim of Seattle campus shooting remembered

Victim of Seattle campus shooting remembered as dance lover; foundation named for 19-year-old

Monday - 06/16/2014, 12:40am EDT

Scholarship named for hero in Seattle shooting

At graduation, Seattle college announces scholarship named for student who stopped shooter

Saturday - 06/14/2014, 07:11pm EDT

Parents of Oregon school shooting gunman apologize

Parents of teen who shot classmate at Oregon school say they're 'horrified and distraught'

Friday - 06/13/2014, 09:46pm EDT

Phoenix still looking for clues in priest attack

Police investigate deadly Phoenix priest attack, release 911 call as clergyman clings to life

Friday - 06/13/2014, 09:43pm EDT

Fever's Dunn heads home for Hall of Fame honor

Indiana Fever coach Lin Dunn among 6 2014 inductees into Women's Basketball Hall of Fame

Friday - 06/13/2014, 07:18pm EDT

Survey: Va. youth smoking rates decline

Va. health officials: State youth smoking rates plummet to all-time low in latest survey

Friday - 06/13/2014, 05:05pm EDT

Police: Boys in shooting plot studied Columbine

2 teens charged in Tennessee school shooting plot studied Columbine, police say

Friday - 06/13/2014, 03:37pm EDT

10-year-old gets high school diploma in California

10-year-old gets high school diploma in California, taking college courses

Friday - 06/13/2014, 02:08pm EDT

2 from tiny Virginia campus run for Cantor's seat

Tiny Virginia college finds unaccustomed attention as 2 professors run for Eric Cantor's seat

Friday - 06/13/2014, 07:54am EDT

Summer funds delayed 9 days for 60 Hawaii athletes

$92K in scholarship funds delayed 9 days for 60 Hawaii athletes; some sleep in locker room

Thursday - 06/12/2014, 11:10pm EDT

Akron suspends 3 football players after arrests

University of Akron suspends 3 football players after arrests following April incident

Thursday - 06/12/2014, 07:40pm EDT

Coast Guard cadet won't be court-martialed

No court martial for Coast Guard cadet accused of touching classmate in her room

Thursday - 06/12/2014, 06:48pm EDT

Va. teacher pleads guilty to coercing minor

4th grade Va. teacher admits to sexually explicit online chats with 15-year-old girl

Thursday - 06/12/2014, 05:27pm EDT

College students re-engineer the Chevy Malibu in eco-challenge

Mary the Malibu and many other re-engineered cars like her were on display at L'Enfant Plaza Thursday, vying for the EcoCar2 Challenge.

Thursday - 06/12/2014, 05:21pm EDT

Ex-NY Times editor Abramson to teach at Harvard

Former New York Times editor Jill Abramson to teach writing at Harvard University

Thursday - 06/12/2014, 03:59pm EDT

Some states roll back teacher tenure protections

Decades-old teacher tenure protections have already unraveled in some states

Thursday - 06/12/2014, 02:15pm EDT

5 post-graduation tips for aspiring women leaders

It's that time of year. Facebook is full of photos of caps and gowns, commencement speeches are in the news, and all across the country our future female leaders are trying to figure out how to launch their careers.

Thursday - 06/12/2014, 02:05pm EDT

Howe named 55th president of Naval War College

Florida native Howe named 55th president of Naval War College in Rhode Island; succeeds Carter

Thursday - 06/12/2014, 10:22am EDT
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