Chronically absent: Is quality education possible in juvenile detention in Mississippi?

One Mississippi youth court judge says he wants to be bored – like the Maytag man

Presentations and portfolios take the place of tests for some students

High schools may use an alternate graduation path for students who stumble on the ‘normal’ route

Who’s fighting for college for the forgotten majority?

A better job via a better degree matters to us, too, say adults

More than just a science lesson: NASA EarthKAM fascinates a special education classroom

Speech-language therapist Dacia DeAngelis demonstrates gravity in a lesson with fourth grade students at Thurgood Marshall Elementary School in the Asbury Park School District in New Jersey.

Have Obama’s education policies weakened the Democratic Party?

PHILADELPHIA — Are you better off now than you were eight years ago? For the Philadelphia Federation of Teachers (PFT), the answer to this perennial election question has to be…

Long-neglected maintenance threatens to further escalate the cost of college

Yet universities continue to borrow and spend record amounts on new buildings

Democrats want to open more doors to college, but can their plan get more students to the finish line?

Making college more affordable is a focus of the Democratic Party’s platform for this year’s convention, which marks a significant shift from the past. But what may be missing is…


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Clinton looks to move Democrats away from ‘Education Wars’

Can she unite the party’s opposing sides?

Cal students in the Doe Library at UC Berkeley.

Consumers get more information about a purchase they once made on trust: college

As the price keeps rising, pressure builds to reveal details of the return on this investment

Trump pledges to ‘rescue kids from failing schools’ in final night of Republican convention

Education got only the briefest mention in Presidential candidate Donald Trump’s acceptance speech at the Republican convention in Cleveland on Thursday. “We will rescue kids from failing schools by helping…