Analysis: Education a winner in Louisiana budget tug-of-war  The State

After a decade of stagnant financing or deep cuts, public education came out of Louisiana's legislative session as one of the big winners, with new money for ...


Public school advocates have $950 million incentive to lobby for education funding bill, study finds  MassLive.com

A new study by the Massachusetts Budget and Policy Center prices out the difference between the PROMISE Act and an education funding plan proposed by ...


Thrasher: Education reform vital for state to retain talent - WV MetroNews  West Virginia MetroNews

BRIDGEPORT, W.Va. — Members of the House of Delegates return to the state capitol Monday to discuss education reform, but Republican candidate for ...


Special session draws parallels with 2010 education reform collapse - WV MetroNews  West Virginia MetroNews

Then-Gov. Joe Manchin expresses support for an education reform task force in 2010 with teachers union leaders, legislators and Superintendent Steve Paine.


What's the point of education? It's no longer just about getting a job  The Conversation AU

This essay is part of a series of articles on the future of education. For much of human history, education has served an important purpose, ensuring we have the ...


CommonWealth Magazine  CommonWealth magazine

NOTWITHSTANDING JOHN ADAMS'S almost sacred words enshrined in the Massachusetts Constitution, the Commonwealth of Massachusetts was a Johnny ...


Producer and father Kevin Sharpley shares the importance of education  Rolling Out

Kevin Sharpley is a director and producer who has created a range of work that includes film, television, documentary, commercial, music video, multimedia, and ...


United States Spend Ten Times More On Fossil Fuel Subsidies Than Education  Forbes

A new International Monetary Fund (IMF) study shows that USD$5.2 trillion was spent globally on fossil fuel subsidies in 2017. The equivalent of over 6.5% of ...


Gov. Edwards discusses teacher pay raises, future of education with local teachers  WAFB

The first pay raises for Louisiana teachers highlighted in the recently completed legislative session; but was the hike big enough to stem the flow of teachers ...


Montana Raptor Center to open brand new education wing  KRTV Great Falls News

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Omnibus education bill would expand military style school  Charleston Gazette-Mail

KINGWOOD — The Mountaineer ChalleNGe Academy, a military-like school about 45 minutes southeast of Morgantown, allows students to earn their high ...


Teachers invited to explore Schramm Education Center  1011now

The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission is inviting teachers to explore the newly renovated Schramm Education Center.


Kansas Supreme Court Signs Off on Increased Education Spending  The New York Times

Almost a decade into a fight over education funding, the state's highest court declared Friday that Kansas finally was spending enough money on its public ...


FayWHAT? How much NC lottery money goes to education?  The Fayetteville Observer

Cumberland County has seen some big winners in the state lottery this year, including the largest jackpot ever won in North Carolina with a single ticket.A reader ...


Andrew Yang's Education Ideas And Plans Aren't Bad, They're Much Worse Than That  Forbes

Andrew Yang is running for President but his education ideas and plans aren't ready for prime time.


Innovative approach to education earns teens Spirit of Hong Kong nomination  South China Morning Post

Five are part of Youth Leadership Team at Support! International Foundation and focused on making learning English easier and more accessible for less ...


Education Notebook: Leavelle McCampbell Alumni Association awards scholarships  Aiken Standard

The Leavelle McCampbell School Alumni Association Board and Activity Members awarded nine scholarships to Midland Valley High seniors during the ...


Moses Lake School District begins bargaining negotiations with Moses Lake Education Association  iFIBER One News

MOSES LAKE - The Moses Lake School District initiated bargaining negotiations with the Moses Lake Education Association this week.


Public education advocacy march starts in Palmyra Saturday  Daily Union

Wisconsin's largest public education advocacy group will be leading a four-day march from Palmyra to Madison starting Saturday to protest cuts from ...


‘It’s very rewarding.’ Bibb County Board of Education recognized for its efforts  Macon Telegraph

The Georgia School Boards Association recognized both the Bibb County and the Houston County boards of education as 2019 Exemplary Boards, which is the ...


Clarke County Board of Education approves FY 2020 budget, includes teacher raise  Red and Black

The Clarke County School District Board of Education approved a fiscal year 2020 budget of $164.7 million on June 13. The budget includes a $3000 raise for ...


Education, intelligence might protect brain  UPI News

"Being smart and highly educated may not prevent Alzheimer's disease, but it appears to delay the disease's impact on everyday life, a new study suggests.


Education law to see no criticism at Ukraine-EU summit declaration: media  UNIAN

A draft statement expected to be issued at an upcoming EU-Ukraine summit will express Brussels' continued recognition of Ukraine's European aspirations ...


Rewrite of Texas sex education standards could include lessons on contraception, gender identity  Houston Chronicle

AUSTIN — Abstinence has long been the backbone of sex education in Texas, but this summer state officials are suggesting teachers should also be having ...


United ISD announces Director of Bilingual Education  Laredo Morning Times

United Independent School District Board of Trustees and Superintendent Roberto J. Santos are pleased to announce Maria H. Arambula-Ruiz as the new ...


Pension relief, special education funding highlight Gov. Newsom's budget  EdSource

Gov. Gavin Newsom's first education budget, which the Legislature passed on Thursday, remains his budget. After negotiations with legislative leaders, ...


Wyoming tops nation in education spending  Wyoming Tribune

GILLETTE – A national publication highly regarded by educators has ranked Wyoming the best state in the nation for school finance.


Education Notes: Tucson students take home scholarships, top competition honors  Arizona Daily Star

The students graduated from Pima's Adult Basic Education program, which celebrated its 50th anniversary, this year. The program allows adults without high ...


UR students to read book about water crisis in Flint, Mich.  Richmond.com

UR students to read book about Flint water crisis. RICHMOND — University of Richmond students will soon learn more about the water crisis in Flint, Mich.


Research, education and community remain focus as Agricenter turns 40  The Commercial Appeal

As Agricenter International celebrates its 40th birthday, its leader wants to double down on research, education and serving the Memphis community.


Fundraiser to help one physically-challenged college student continue his education  WCBD News 2

CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) – I GOT LEGS is teaming up with a local wrestling promote to raise funds for a new accessible mobility van. Micah Greene is a ...


Faith Time: Christian Education  WKRG News 5

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) — Father Bob Poirier, the Rector of the Jesuit community at Spring Hill College, is our guest. We talk about how students are changed ...


Sex education: Llanelli MP says no child should be excluded  BBC News

There is a "strong case" for scrapping parents' right to remove children from sex and relationships education, according to a Welsh Labour MP. Llanelli MP Nia ...


How do you want King County to spend $300M on education? The debate is starting.  The Seattle Times

King County is about to get a windfall to spend on education. But where will it go? It's likely not many residents have heard about a last-minute amendment ...


Controversial 'Learn Everywhere' program clears state Board of Education  The Union Leader

CONCORD — The state Board of Education on Thursday approved the “Learn Everywhere” initiative proposed by Education Commissioner Frank Edelblut to ...


FOREIGN MEDDLING: Department Of Education Going After Elite Colleges For Allegedly Taking And Hiding Foreign Cash  The Daily Caller

The Department of Education is going after U.S universities over supposed ties to foreign governments, after some took foreign cash and hid it from regulators.


Enrollment surge after World War II taxed Virginia Tech’s infrastructure  Roanoke Times

BLACKSBURG — Virginia Tech's enrollment surge for fall 2019 is significant, but this isn't the first time the school has had to go to great lengths to adjust for ...


PM said set to appoint Peretz, Smotrich as education, transportation ministers  The Times of Israel

Likud party confirms leaders of Union of Right Wing Parties to meet Netanyahu on Monday, as reports signal the two will also be offered seats on high-level ...


The Birth, Death, and Rebirth of Postmodernism  The Chronicle of Higher Education

What was Postmodernism? In the 35 years since Fredric Jameson's New Left Review essay “Postmodernism, or the Cultural Logic of Late Capitalism” — and the ...


Jack Falvey's Investor Education Briefs: What does 'earnings per share' mean?  The Union Leader

Keeping score in the world of finance is not as simple as it may seem. The market value of the shares of all publicly traded companies is listed daily at close of ...


Mass. Education Funding System Violates Student Rights, Lawsuit Alleges  WBUR

A group of parents and education advocates filed a lawsuit in state court Thursday over what they're calling inadequate school funding. The plaintiffs argue the ...


Sociology Prof. Anna Haskins Awarded $350000 to Research Educational Inequality  Cornell University The Cornell Daily Sun

Does where you are from affect how you learn? Does the social environment changes parents' role in their children's education? Cornell Prof. Anna Haskins ...


15 Alexandria Jobs: Special Education Director, Chef  Old Town Alexandria, VA Patch

15 Alexandria Jobs: Special Education Director - Old Town Alexandria, VA - Employers with new job listings around Old Town Alexandria ...


World leaders off-target by 150 years on girls' education - World  ReliefWeb

Two out of three girls affected by crises won't even start secondary school World leaders are putting the future of a generation of girls at risk as progress on girls' ...


The Campus Innovation Myth  The Chronicle of Higher Education

A half-century of occasional breakthroughs — and a lot of disappointment.


Phil Weinberg, 35-year veteran of NYC education department, to retire  Chalkbeat New York

Phil Weinberg, who has overseen the education department's division of teaching and learning under two chancellors, announced Friday that he is stepping ...


NNSA chief to make workforce, education announcement at Aiken Technical College  Aiken Standard

The National Nuclear Security Administration's first in command, Lisa Gordon-Hagerty, is scheduled to announce a workforce development and education ...


Ky. Supreme Court Rules In Favor Of Bevin’s Education Board Overhauls  89.3 WFPL News Louisville

The Kentucky Supreme Court has unanimously ruled that Gov. Matt Bevin didn't do anything wrong in 2017 when he overhauled several state boards that deal ...


Middle Township High School Awarded Sustainability Grant | Education  Cape May County Herald

Middle Township High School (MTHS) has been awarded a $2000 Sustainable Jersey for Schools capacity-building grant funded by the PSEG Foundation.


UVa alters undergrad education programs as part of statewide effort on teaching  Roanoke Times

CHARLOTTESVILLE — Virginia is in the midst of a multi-pronged effort to attract, train and retain more teachers.


Former education secretary Holcombe exploring a run for governor in 2020  vtdigger.org

Rebecca Holcombe speaks in January 2018, during her time as education secretary. File photo by Mike Dougherty/VTDigger. Former Education Secretary ...


Life lessons and basketball: El Paso children learn at Basketball in the Barrio 2019  El Paso Times

Former U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan was a guest at Basketball in the Barrio 2019 children's camp in the Segundo Barrio in El Paso.


Providing supplemental educational videos for healthcare online nets Osmosis $4 million  TechCrunch

With over one million YouTube subscribers and 500000 registered users for its supplemental educational videos, Osmosis, which bills itself as the Khan ...


Department of Education Investigating Foreign Money Flowing to U.S. Colleges  KTLA Los Angeles

The U.S. Education Department has opened investigations into foreign funding at Georgetown University and Texas A&M University as part of a broader push to ...


Oakland University explores bringing educational programs to Marygrove campus  Crain's Detroit Business

Oakland University is exploring the idea of bringing for-credit and non-credit programs to the campus of Marygrove College on Detroit's northwest side. If it did so ...


Better Public Schools Won't Fix Income Inequality  The Atlantic

Like many rich Americans, I used to think educational investment could heal the country's ills—but I was wrong. Fighting inequality must come first. July 2019 ...


U.S. Attorney’s Office using education to combat Human Trafficking in West Virginia  WOWK

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (WOWK)- Human Trafficking is a growing problem in West Virginia and across the nation but it consistently is changing making it hard to ...


Bengals cornerback B.W. Webb preaches education over everything at football camp  WTKR News 3

Entering his sixth season in the NFL, Webb is hoping to leave kids with the valuable lesson about grades.


How the Education Dept. Is Proposing to Ease Rules on Accreditation  The Chronicle of Higher Education

The U.S. Department of Education took a step toward making significant changes in the federal regulation of accreditation on Tuesday, proposing to give ...


Borsuk: Seton Catholic Schools is the latest example of how elusive education reform can be  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

I was too optimistic. In my year-end column for 2016, when I listed highlights and lowlights of the year in Milwaukee area education, I called Seton Catholic ...


Google makes $6 million grant to bring computer science education to underserved youth  Fox News

Google is ramping up its computer science education efforts, announcing a $6 million grant to the National 4-H Council, a youth development organization.


Arbitrator rules Springfield owes police $350K in education incentive back pay  MassLive.com

Under the Quinn Bill, eligible officers receive a 10 percent salary increase for an associate's degree, a 20 percent increase for a bachelor's degree, and a 25 ...


Commentary: IBM CEO Ginni Rometty: The Future of Work Depends on Education Reform  Fortune

Commentary: Bachelor's degrees aren't the only pathway to a good job. The Higher Education Act should be reformed to reflect that, writes the CEO of IBM.


How is education linked to Alzheimer's progress?  Medical News Today

New research asks to what extent, if any, a person's level of education is linked to the presence of Alzheimer's disease and the rate of cognitive decline.


Now that all TA funds are gone, what's next for Navy education?  NavyTimes.com

The Navy's tuition assistance program ran dry in late May and the *service* wont' refill depleted coffers until Oct. 1, at the earliest. “The Navy's programmed tuition ...


If The Supreme Court Hears This Case, It Could Change The Face Of Public Education  Forbes

This summer the US Supreme Court is expected to decide whether or not to hear Espinoza v. Montana Department of Revenue. If it hears the case, its decision ...


Disrupting the Disruptors: Why Traditional Higher Education Isn't Dead Yet  RealClearEducation

But the demise of our traditional colleges is largely exaggerated. After a decade in which traditional colleges may have lagged behind the innovators, higher ...


Jackson Symphony Orchestra announces merger, new director of music education  MLive.com

Jed Fritzemeier is taking over as the new director of music education starting in early July.


The Future of Discovery and Pain Education: An Interview With William Maixner, DDS, PhD  Pain Medicine News

This installment of the “On Pain” series features William Maixner, DDS, PhD, discussing the future of research for pain medicine, the potential for new discoveries ...


As the special session on education continues, what element of education reform do you believe is the most essential in West Virginia?  Beckley Register-Herald

During the special session Senate Republicans have criticized the public school system, citing poor achievement statistics in West Virginia and arguing the ...


Establishing the building blocks of high-quality, early childhood education | TheHill  The Hill

Teachers must be at the core of any effort to transform the early learning system.


She Left the Education Dept. for Groups It Curbed. Now She’s Back, With Plans.  The New York Times

As the architect of higher education policy, Diane Auer Jones is pushing to overhaul accreditation, and, to critics, revive the fortunes of “bottom feeder” for-profit ...


Cony High teacher to spend semester in Greece studying refugee education  Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Karina Escajeda, who teaches English to immigrant and refugee students in Augusta, was selected as one of 25 American teachers for a Fulbright award and ...


Review: At Ailey, an Overdone Ode to Inspiration and Education  The New York Times

Watching Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater can change your life. If that sounds like a slogan, it's truth in advertising, an established fact that this most ...


One surprising barrier to college success: Dense higher education lingo  The Hechinger Report

Leslie De Santos, a first-year student at the University of Georgia, struggled to understand the instructions for an essential form she needed to receive financial ...


Monitoring educational equity  Science Daily

A centralized, consistently reported system of indicators of educational equity is needed to bring attention to disparities in the US education system, says a new ...


Secretary DeVos Advances Higher Education Reform Forged by Historic Consensus  U.S. Department of Education

WASHINGTON—As part of U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos' Rethink School agenda, the U.S. Department of Education today announced the ...


The Trump administration is waging a quiet war on education  The Guardian

The Trump/DeVos vision of American education? Unshackle the rich and let them turn a profit at the expense of working-class students.


Kids carnival and education fun day at Black Eagle Park  KRTV Great Falls News

A kids carnival and education fun day is taking place on Saturday at Black Eagle Park. It is the second year the Black Eagle Volunteer Fire Department ...


Education board rejects Austin charter school bid  Austin American-Statesman

In a victory for the Austin school district, the State Board of Education on Friday rejected an application 8-5 by a new charter school operator to gain a toehold in ...


Readers Write: Postsecondary education, Trump and Cuba, Minnehaha no-car proposal  Star Tribune

I failed to write in response to Mitch Pearlstein's piece about postsecondary education (“Who — who? — will take the road less traveled by?” June 2), but Judith ...


Letter: What the Netherlands is getting right about sex education  INFORUM

I found some interesting facts online that would seem to shed light on some of the issues recently raised by other writers. In the Netherlands, abortion is freely ...


What Makes a Higher Education Website Great?  Inside Higher Ed

Great design and cool technology alone don't make a higher ed website great. They're wasted if the site isn't getting results.


How Americans Make and Spend Their Money, by Education Level  Visual Capitalist

How do different types of education (high school, bachelor's degree, etc.) correspond to level of income and household expenditures?


Mayor Walsh Scraps City Hall Education Post He Created  WBUR

As Brenda Cassellius takes over as the next superintendent of Boston Public Schools, she won't be working alongside a cabinet-level aide to the mayor. Mayor ...


Voters open to higher taxes to level education inequality in Mass., poll says  The Boston Globe

A Suffolk University/Boston Globe poll released Tuesday indicates that voters are eager to revamp how the state funds its education system.


National teachers union president: WV education bill 'a mockery'  Charleston Gazette-Mail

National American Federation of Teachers President Randi Weingarten flew into West Virginia on Wednesday and argued against parts of the state Senate's ...


Texas teachers embrace $11.5B windfall for education. But will it last?  Houston Chronicle

AUSTIN — Sitting on an elementary school stage before dozens of educators, Gov. Greg Abbott on Tuesday signed into law a sweeping plan to overhaul how ...


Parents concerned Hamden special education system is harming children  New Haven Register

HAMDEN — Parents of children with special needs are concerned the way the district organizes certain special education classes is harmful to their children.


A Four State Juneteenth celebration and education  KoamNewsNow.com

Park Rangers at the George Washington Carver National Monument spent Sunday giving visitors a Juneteenth education, as well as a celebration.


Democrats for Education Reform won't engage in Denver school board races  Chalkbeat Colorado

A group that spent more than $400,000 two years ago to elect candidates who would maintain Denver's specific brand of education reform won't be participating ...


Two members step down from Dunkirk Board of Education | News, Sports, Jobs  Evening Observer

Two people have left the Dunkirk Board of Education following Thursday's meeting — student representative Olivia Yerico Piazza and board member Adam ...


Vatican issues document on challenges of 'gender ideology' to Catholic education  Crux: Covering all things Catholic

In light of changing definitions of love and sexuality fueled by “gender theory,” the Vatican on Monday released a new document looking into issues such as ...


Annette Lewis to leave Roanoke School Board after 9 years  Roanoke Times

The spotlight was on Roanoke School Board Chairwoman Annette Lewis, but she turned it to back to her six colleagues.


Education Department implements special-education rule after losing court case  Washington Post

The Education Department told states this week that it was reversing course and enforcing an Obama-era regulation designed to ensure children of color are not ...


New report on virtual education: ‘It sure sounds good. As it turns out, it’s too good to be true.’  Washington Post

The future of education, you might hear some enthusiasts say, is virtual: Online schools have grown significantly over the past decade, as have traditional ...


Massapequa Board of Education asking for recount  Newsday

The Massapequa Board of Education is asking the state Education Department to allow a hand recount of ballots cast in last month's school vote because a ...


Positive health, education and gender equality outcomes for Myanmar youth  UNAIDS

Young people in Myanmar make up more than half of the national population, with 5-14-year-olds making up the largest group. This youthful population brings ...


Who Needs the Humanities When You Have Jair Bolsonaro?  The New York Times

Brazil's education system is being strangled by a president who doesn't believe in learning.


What Economists Think About Democrats' New Education Proposals  NPR

The evidence supports the idea that many teachers are underpaid. But what's the best way to increase their pay?