Education News

House passes bill in support of charter schools

House passes bipartisan bill that would encourage charter school growth

Friday - 05/09/2014, 04:26pm EDT

Bosnia reopens once-destroyed Sarajevo Library

Bosnia reopens reconstructed Sarajevo Library 22 years after Serb shelling destroyed it

Friday - 05/09/2014, 03:36pm EDT

Lawyer: Parents blindsided by deal with teacher

Attorney: Lawsuit 'only recourse' for Michigan parents upset teacher wasn't fired over video

Friday - 05/09/2014, 03:10pm EDT

Colorado College hires Haviland as new coach

Mike Haviland named Colorado College's hockey coach

Friday - 05/09/2014, 02:00pm EDT

Protests set for Miss. law that's seen as anti-gay

Mississippi religious law protests set for Ole Miss graduation, New York gay pride dinner

Friday - 05/09/2014, 01:09pm EDT

Sorority says banishment by UConn a poor decision

Sorority says banishment from UConn after hazing incident was an extreme punishment and wrong

Friday - 05/09/2014, 10:40am EDT

Struggling Virginia Intermont announces layoffs

Struggling Virginia Intermont College lays off nearly 100 workers

Friday - 05/09/2014, 09:22am EDT

VCU certified a 'crime prevention campus'

VCU certified as 'crime prevention campus,' says 1st among Va. higher ed institutions

Friday - 05/09/2014, 07:30am EDT

Film festival announces high school competition

Virginia Film Festival announces competition for high school filmmakers

Friday - 05/09/2014, 07:24am EDT

Joint Chiefs chairman to speak at VMI commencement

Chairman of Joint Chiefs of Staff to speak at VMI commencement; about 320 to receive degrees

Friday - 05/09/2014, 07:22am EDT

Witnesses oppose NLRB ruling on college athletes

Witnesses before House panel criticize federal ruling that college athletes are employees

Friday - 05/09/2014, 12:58am EDT

Accusations, death at 'Friday Night Lights' school

Latest staffer at 'Friday Night Lights' school accused of improper relationships kills self

Thursday - 05/08/2014, 10:40pm EDT

APNewsBreak: Teacher suspended over boy in chair

APNewsBreak: Michigan teacher suspended for year over video of boy trapped in classroom chair

Thursday - 05/08/2014, 07:40pm EDT

WV top lawyer sues school officials over sex claim

WV top lawyer alleges school officials ignored sex abuse charge in county plagued by scandal

Thursday - 05/08/2014, 06:50pm EDT

Chilean president faces 1st large student protest

Chilean president faces 1st protest in new term, demonstrators demand deep education reform

Thursday - 05/08/2014, 04:00pm EDT

Appeals court: Texas Bible banner lawsuit was moot

Appeals court says lawsuit by Texas cheerleaders over Bible-themed football banners was moot

Thursday - 05/08/2014, 03:10pm EDT

Official calls test-cheating inquiry widespread

Pennsylvania official calls test-cheating probe widespread; principal, 4 teachers charged

Thursday - 05/08/2014, 02:11pm EDT

First lady honors outstanding museums, libraries

Michelle Obama honors 10 outstanding museums and libraries, including in her Chicago hometown

Thursday - 05/08/2014, 01:49pm EDT

Local beekeepers grow population as activists target garden centers

More than 250,000 people have signed an online petition asking major garden centers to stop treating their plants with pesticides that have been shown to contribute to the collapse of honey bee colonies.

Thursday - 05/08/2014, 12:54pm EDT

UConn drops sorority after hazing investigation

UConn revokes registration of Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority after hazing investigation

Thursday - 05/08/2014, 12:21pm EDT
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