Education News

Arctic chill settles across Upper Midwest, Rockies

Arctic air settles in Rockies, Midwest, promises deep chill on the East Coast by Thursday

Wednesday - 11/12/2014, 07:20pm EST

Wolverines coach addresses academics

Michigan coach Brady Hoke addresses academics after president's comments, apology

Wednesday - 11/12/2014, 07:00pm EST

Report: Millennials hope for student loan forgiveness

A new report by Junior Achievement and PricewaterhouseCoopers finds that nearly a quarter of millennials believe that their student loan debt will one day be forgiven - a sign that parents and students need to make more informed decision about the long-term costs of a higher education.

Wednesday - 11/12/2014, 04:45pm EST

Detroit Symphony launches 1st educational webcast

Detroit Symphony expands from concert hall to classroom with launch of educational webcast

Wednesday - 11/12/2014, 04:33pm EST

Dallas-area teacher suspended over Ferguson tweets

Texas teacher suspended over racially charged tweets about police killing of Michael Brown

Wednesday - 11/12/2014, 01:00pm EST

Teens demonstrating savings knowledge can win money

Many teens learn the value of a dollar as they age, but a video contest challenges young adults to demonstrate their financial savvy for a cash prize.

Wednesday - 11/12/2014, 09:30am EST

William and Mary receives domestic violence grant

College of William and Mary domestic violence clinic receives federal grant

Wednesday - 11/12/2014, 08:14am EST

Grief counselors on hand after Woodbridge student's death

Grief counselors will be on hand at a Prince William County high school Wednesday morning after one of its students was shot and killed near the school Monday.

Wednesday - 11/12/2014, 06:38am EST

Montgomery Co. ed board strips religious holiday references from new calendar

Montgomery County Board of Education voted Tuesday to remove religious labels off school holidays. But members of the Islamic community say the adjustments to the school calendar do nothing to gain parity and a day off for the Muslim holiday of Eid.

Wednesday - 11/12/2014, 05:18am EST

Californians arrive home after Russian detention

Californians land to happy homecoming in US after brief detention in Russia

Wednesday - 11/12/2014, 03:38am EST

Bush father, son want Jeb Bush run for White House

George W. Bush says 41st and 43rd presidents believe Jeb Bush 'ought to run' for White House

Wednesday - 11/12/2014, 01:04am EST

Florida St's Williams not focused on investigation

Florida State running back Karlos Williams not focused on domestic battery investigation

Tuesday - 11/11/2014, 08:36pm EST

Californians arrive home after Russian detention

Californians land to happy homecoming in US after brief detention in Russia

Tuesday - 11/11/2014, 08:24pm EST

School demonstrates 'active shooter' system

Massachusetts school rolls out 'active shooter' system to help police if gunman ever strikes

Tuesday - 11/11/2014, 08:08pm EST

School says unaware of abuse at beaten boy's home

School district: Staff made attempt to reach parents but unaware of abuse at beaten boy's home

Tuesday - 11/11/2014, 07:28pm EST

Newtown High School target of social media threat

Newtown High School, mile from Sandy Hook site, bars visitors as threat found on social media

Tuesday - 11/11/2014, 05:40pm EST

Goodbye, snow days: Students study from home

Goodbye, snow days: Students across the nation increasingly hit the books from home

Tuesday - 11/11/2014, 05:39pm EST

New MCPS calendar might leave off some holiday names

Proposed changes to the Montgomery County Public Schools' calendar are sure to get a lot of attention at a school board meeting Tuesday.

Monday - 11/10/2014, 08:03pm EST

Michelle Obama honors community youth art programs

First lady Michelle Obama honors educators, youth in community arts and humanities programs

Monday - 11/10/2014, 06:58pm EST
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