No takers for alternative education program at West High School  The Union Leader

MANCHESTER — School board members voted Monday to direct administrators to continue working with the city's Office of Youth Services to provide an ...


The Misguided Priorities of Our Educational System  The New York Times

We spend too much money on college students and not enough on everyone else.


Crowd urges Wallingford Board of Education not to close schools  New Haven Register

WALLINGFORD — Several hundred people turned out Monday night to tell the Board of Education's Operations Committee that they like the district's current ...


As education activists press, Peyser says state "trying to do the best we can"  Sentinel & Enterprise

By Katie Lannan STATE HOUSE NEWS *SERVICE* BOSTON -- A group of parents and advocates making their case for revamping the state's school funding ...


York ag education wins national award  York News-Times

SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS – The agricultural education program at York High School is one of only six agricultural education programs nationwide to receive the ...


Erie, PA, And The Struggle To Save Public Education  Forbes

Erie has come a long way since the days that visitors would travel to the beaches just to be appalled by the dead fish on shore, the days when Western ...


Education Department Plans To Fix Flawed Federal Grant Program  NPR

An NPR exclusive: The Education Department has announced a plan to help public school teachers wrongly hit with debts, sometimes more than $20000, ...


Education Department to fix problems in popular grant program for teachers  Washington Post

Teachers, advocacy groups and lawmakers have pressed the department to fix what they say are glaring problems in the Teacher Education Assistance for ...


Department of Education Proposes Changes to Title IX: For Better or for Worse?  Yahoo News

On Nov. 16, 2018, the U.S. Department of Education issued proposed regulations to supplement Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 in response to a ...


School secretaries could receive salary hike | Education  The Union Leader

NASHUA — Local school secretaries are set to receive a pay hike of more than 8 percent throughout the next four years under a newly proposed bargaining ...


His View: Education reform - does the spirit move you?  Moscow-Pullman Daily News

Ihad paddle number 23 last night; I raised it for a good cause: an auction fundraiser for a new charter school building. My children are excited…


Davenport's special education compensatory hours underway | News  Quad City Times

The Davenport school district expects to finish re-evaluating scores of learning plans for its special education students by April 23, a massive effort to bring the ...


Report Examines History of Correspondence Education  Inside Higher Ed

A report released Tuesday by New America finds multiple cycles of federal crackdowns on fraud and abuse after Congress allowed GI Bill benefits and, later, ...


Pine Belt schools celebrate excellence in education  WDAM

PINE BELT (WDAM) - Mississippi Superintendent of Education Dr. Carey Wright has been on the road throughout the state celebrating the state's highest ...


Low-Residency Online Education and the Demise of the Volt | Technology and Learning  Inside Higher Ed

Are there any higher ed lessons to be learned from the demise of the Chevy Volt? The Volt always seemed like a great idea. Combine the efficiency of a ...


Few countries offer free early childhood education, UCLA research finds  UCLA Newsroom

Numerous studies from around the globe have shown that education before primary school is associated with children's success in school. Still, few ...


These Colorado lawmakers will shape education policy in 2019  Chalkbeat Colorado

When the Colorado General Assembly convenes in January, Democrats will control both chambers for the first time since 2014. That shift in the balance of power ...


State Department of Education delays release of new school grade cards  Tulsa World

The Oklahoma State Department of Education notified school districts across the state on Monday evening that the release of brand new school report cards set ...


Gov. John Kasich says Ohio’s K-12 education system needs ‘fundamental restructuring’  cleveland.com

Gov. John Kasich, left, speaks Monday at a board meeting of JobsOhio. The governor was joined by Armando Varricchio, Italy's ambassador to the United States ...


Education Report Card Makes Very Little Sense  The Chattanoogan

With each revision of the report card put out by the Tennessee Department of Education, the public receives less and less information relating to the performance ...


Importance of education tour kicks off at Birmingham’s Avondale Elementary  AL.com

Morehouse College senior and Woodlawn High School graduate Jarrell Jordan said it's important for students to know where education can take them.


New Martin County park offers stunning sunset views, environment education options  TCPalm

The new Clifton S. Perry Beach park is named after the Florida Oceanographic Society co-founder and is located on the lagoon side of MacArthur Boulevard.


Regents wants another $2.1 billion in education aid  Times Union

Albany. The state Board of Regents wants an additional $2.1 billion for school spending next year. Recommended Video. Created with Sketch. Your Browser Is ...


Enablement, Empowerment And Accessibility Using Education Technology  Forbes

EdTech entrepreneurs have an obligation to build a more conducive and inclusive education system.


340 Loudoun County students honored in Excellence in Education banquet  Loudoun Times-Mirror

Three hundred forty Loudoun County Public Schools students were honored Sunday at the 36th Excellence in Education Banquet at the National Conference ...


Tampa man putting $14.5 million lottery win toward education for others  FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

A Tampa man is a millionaire after he struck the Florida Lottery's $14.5 million dollar jackpot, and he plans to use his windfall to help less fortunate children in his ...


These Boston universities have the most highly paid college presidents  Boston.com

Boston University and Simmons University had among the most highly paid college presidents in 2016 according to a ranking by the Chronicle of Higher ...


Watch live: Gov. Bill Haslam in conversation about the importance of higher education in Tennessee  The Tennessean

Gov. Bill Haslam has put money and political capital behind boosting access to higher education in Tennessee.


Report: Lanza documents include education records, psychiatrist reports  WTNH.com

An exclusive report by the Hartford Courant details the mindset of Sandy Hook shooter Adam Lanza leading up to the 2012 massacre.


Iowa City schools closing Roosevelt education center  The Gazette

IOWA CITY — First opened in the 1930s, a school building in central Iowa City will close this spring — again. Theodore Roosevelt Education Center — formerly ...


UC Riverside receives $4.5 million for engineering graduate education  UC Riverside

The Marlan and Rosemary Bourns College of Engineering at UC Riverside was selected by the U.S. Department of Education to receive five Graduate ...


Public education must promote participation in democratic process  EdSource

Since our nation's founding, public education has been central to advancing both our democracy and our economy. The founders, from Jefferson to Adams, saw ...


Area schools make SC Dept. of Education's Comprehensive Support and Improvement Schools list  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

Several area schools made South Carolina Department of Education's latest list of Comprehensive Support and Improvement Schools.


Richard Fisher: 'Horrifically bad' education system biggest economic threat  CNBC

Richard Fisher says America's "horrifically bad" primary and secondary education system is the biggest long-term threat to the U.S. economy – especially as ...


Botham Jean's slaying prompted PwC to create an education campaign on unconscious racial bias  Dallas News

I've recently come to realize that while we in corporate America have long been championing diversity and inclusion and have certainly made...


State board to consider education commissioner - News  The News Herald

TALLAHASSEE — With Gov.-elect Ron DeSantis calling for the appointment of former House Speaker Richard Corcoran, the State Board of Education will meet ...


Commissioner appointment on tap for Florida Board of Education  Tampa Bay Times

The possible confirmation of former Florida House Speaker Richard Corcoran as the state's next education commissioner appears on a fast track. The Board of ...


Teachers in grant program could see their loans erased by U.S. Education Department: report  NOLA.com

The U.S. Department of Education is finalizing a plan to help teachers who have been wrongly saddled with debt because of a federal grant program.


South Jersey schools who lost state aid meet with Ed Commissioner  Press of Atlantic City

WILDWOOD — He didn't promise he could make any changes, but New Jersey Commissioner of Education Lamont Repollet did promise to listen Monday as he ...


Maryville Board of Education allows option for transportation to alternative school  Maryville Daily Times

Some students suspended or expelled from Maryville City Schools may get a ride from the district to its alternative school.The Maryville Board of Education ...


Florida education news: Transition team, school troubles, crime reports and more  Tampa Bay Times

TRANSITION TEAM: Gov.-elect Ron DeSantis' proposed education team comes under attack from several fronts. The pick for commissioner, former Pasco ...


District 6 board names Natalie Mash to board of education after Roger DeWitt resigns  Greeley Tribune

The Greeley-Evans School District 6 Board of Education unanimously approved the appointment of Natalie Mash to the board during the Monday night board ...


Local special education class learns about college  WGEM

A Tri-State special education class learns about what continuing education options they have after high school on Monday.


Adult education programs can offer hope for a better life. Now they face budget cuts.  The News & Observer

The federal government has issued new guidance on how states should administer funds for adult education. In North Carolina, the changes left five community ...


Competency based education helps fill teacher shortage  WGEM

Quincy Public Schools says competency based education has helped fill at least two teacher positions. QPS received a waiver to become part of the state's.


Scannell comes clean as having leaked Manchester school board attorney letter  The Union Leader

MANCHESTER — Following a vote Monday by school board members to ask the Hillsborough County Attorney's office or Manchester police to investigate who ...


New York state officials call for $2.1 billion bump in education funding  Chalkbeat New York

State officials proposed on Monday a $2.1 billion funding boost for education across New York, largely focusing on increasing dollars to support high-needs ...


Controversial Virtual School Operator Pivots to Job Training  U.S. News & World Report

The for-profit educator has been under fire for years over charges that it has provided degrees and certificates that have been of little worth to students.


Skilled to Work: Lane Education Service District holding open house  KEZI TV

The trades academy is a 6-week program that helps prepare young people who are interested in jobs in construction, metal work, HVAC or other trades.


Jess Moody, pastor with education & movie sway, dies  BP News

Jess Moody, a visionary evangelistic pastor who influenced the field of education and the film and TV industry, died Friday, Dec. 7, in West Palm Beach, Fla.


Planning education with the end result in mind  Montgomery Advertiser

We send our kids to school for at least thirteen years, from kindergarten through 12th grade, but how often do we stop and ask ourselves about the goal of all this ...


3 NC State Education Faculty Projects Receive STEM Education Initiative Funding  NC State College of Education

Three faculty members from the NC State College of Education received grant funding to continue their STEM research projects.


Gov. Bill Haslam: K-12 schools hold the key to increased college graduation rates  The Tennessean

Gov. Bill Haslam talked about his higher education legacy during a USA TODAY Network - Tennessee event on Monday night.


Maine Department of Education hosts presentation on big new plans coming soon  WABI

AUGUSTA, Maine (WABI) - The Maine Department of Education hosted a presentation showing their brand new model of School support under the Every ...


When Weather and School Segregation Collide  U.S. News & World Report

A snow-related school closure reignited debate in a North Carolina county over whether the school district should be broken up.


Exclusive: Ed Department To Erase Debts Of Teachers, Fix Troubled Grant Program  NPR

The move follows an NPR investigation that found thousands of teachers had grants unfairly converted to loans.


Education news around Idaho  Idaho EdNews

Snake River Elementary received 40 pounds of oatmeal on Thursday which will feed more than 50 families thanks to Happy Day Brands and the Idaho ...


Exposing our children to arts education helps them and our community  Courier Journal

Young students highly involved in the arts are more likely to receive recognition for academic achievement, says Louisville President Neeli Bendapudi.


'Fabulation, or The Re-Education of Undine' Theater Review  Hollywood Reporter

Signature Theatre revives 'Fabulation, or The Re-Education of Undine,' the 2004 satirical riches-to-rags comedy by Lynn Nottage, the two-time Pulitzer Prize ...


Lawmakers Must Wait To See What Noem Has In Store For Education  Yankton Daily Press

District 18 legislators and school board members are left to guess at what the 2019 legislative session will bring.


Letter: Education needs more parental support | Opinions and Editorials  Aiken Standard

The "Post and Courier" newspaper in Charleston once again suggests that South Carolina public schools are in crisis mode. Granted, our schools are far from ...


2018 Best of Design Awards winners for Unbuilt – Education  The Architect's Newspaper

The Architect's Newspaper is the most authoritative voice on architecture and design in the United States.


Former Longfellow School to be razed before summer  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

WATERLOO — The former Longfellow School could be demolished by the time students are out of classes for summer break.


Harmony Project, which funds music education for Long Beach students, will host annual gala on Dec. 12  Long Beach Press Telegram

By Gary Metzker. Contributing writer. A large number of youngsters will make a lot of noise this week — and that's a good thing.


The best — and worst — education news of 2018  Washington Post

Every December veteran educator Larry Ferlazzo looks at the year in education news and makes his list of what he thinks the best — and the worst — of it was.


The financial plumbing of university education  Financial Times

In 1997, the Dearing Report recommended the widespread use of government loans to pay for university degrees in the UK. This, as we all now know, came to ...


Hopkins Education Foundation awards fall grants | Free  ECM Publishers

The Hopkins Education Foundation recently awarded 11 grants, totaling $38000, across the school district.


UK Grad Has a Passion for Intercultural Education, Empowering Others  UKNow

Kendall Hitch has spent her time at UK advocating for human rights and education, teaching English, and empowering people all around the world. She will ...


Bennet on health care, education, climate (and his presidential ambitions)  9News.com KUSA

Colorado's Democratic senator spoke at a health conference on Friday and gave reporters time to ask a wide range of questions - including his presidential ...


WGBH collaboration with NASA to yield new resources for space education  Current

Boston's WGBH is evaluating the success of its educational resources about space science as it prepares to release two more collections of classroom *content* in ...


Education Matters: New Initiative Focuses on Student's Well Being at Bryant Schools  KARK

Bryant schools rolled out a new initiative working to connect with students on a deeper level.


Former Brevard Superintendent Blackburn on DeSantis' education transition team  Florida Today

Florida Gov.-elect Ron DeSantis announced his 41-person transition team, and among them is former Brevard Public Schools Superintendent Desmond ...


Drexel School of Education Athletes of the Week: Greenberg and Smith  Drexel Dragons

PHILADELPHIA – Bailey Greenberg of women's basketball and Ty Smith of men's wrestling have been named the Drexel School of Education Athletes of the ...


Education Spotlight: As employers look for skilled workers, technical center's enrollment remains steady - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. Even if enrollment at trade schools such as the Franklin County Career and Technical Center were to increase ...


Gunma teacher's gift to kids in Cambodia: a decent education:The Asahi Shimbun  Asahi Shimbun

ISESAKI, Gunma Prefecture--As a child, Miyuki Hoshino, now 92, thought about quitting school because her family was so poor. It was wartime Japan, after all.


The Education Exchange: Test Scores and Long-Term Outcomes: Why the Disconnect? - Education Next  EducationNext

Researchers and policymakers are often puzzled when a policy like high quality preschool or class size reduction is found to have no impact on student test ...


Orlando Magic Playbook: The education of Mohamed Bamba  FanSided

Mohamed Bamba has not quite made the immediate defensive impact the Orlando Magic expected. He is still making progress and learning the league.


For-Profit College Chain, Education Corporation of America, Announces Shutdown  NPR

A for-profit college chain mired in financial troubles announced on Wednesday it is shutting down dozens of campuses across the country by the end of the ...


Ideas for SC education reform abound in past studies left to gather dust  Charleston Post Courier

It was “past time” in 2017 for South Carolina to revisit its decades-old school funding system. It was clear in 2015 that entire school districts in the Palmetto State ...


Marijuana education or illegal drug-selling? Instagram's not sure.  SFGate

By the time they opened this spring, the founders of the Peake ReLeaf medical cannabis shop in Rockville, Maryland, had already created a social media ...


Women of UNG award former cadet with scholarship to continue her education  News at UNG

Everill Anne Faircloth, 27, always dreamed of serving her country in the armed forces. She also wanted to follow in her grandmother's footsteps and become a ...


Competency-based education pilot program benefits QPS hiring  Herald-Whig

QUINCY -- Newly hired Quincy High School teacher Amanda Cramsey spends four hours co-teaching algebra and covers two hours of resource for students ...


Rhode Island lawsuit argues that the Constitution guarantees a right to sufficient education to be an informed citizen  Boing Boing

In 1973, the Supreme Court ruled that the Constitution does not guarantee Americans "equal" education (which would require similar per-student funding in both ...


For-Profit College Chain Closes, Shutting Out Nearly 20,000 Students  The New York Times

The for-profit college chain Education Corporation of America said this week that it would shut down nearly all of its schools, leaving almost 20,000 students with ...


Special Education Plagued by Faulty Teacher Data  Education Week

For more than four decades, the U.S. Department of Education has asked states to submit information on special education teacher employment, along with a ...


The Education of Huawei  The Wall Street Journal

The telecom giant pays a price for China's abuse of global trade norms.


Alabama education budget could top $7 billion in 2020, officials say  AL.com

Deputy Director of Fiscal Services Kirk Fulford speaks to school board members during a conference in Hoover on Dec. 7, 2018. ( Trisha Powell Crain ...


Education professor earns national recognition  University of Montevallo News

Jennifer Alexiou-Ray, associate professor in the College of Education at the University of Montevallo, was recently awarded the International Society for ...


DeSantis picks Corcoran for education commissioner, Democrat for emergency post  Orlando Sentinel

Gov.-elect Ron DeSantis made two major hires to his incoming administration, tapping former House Speaker Richard Corcoran as his pick for Education ...


In San Diego, Bacow stresses import of education  Harvard Gazette

Harvard President Larry Bacow talked with alumni and discussed the power of higher education with high school students in San Diego as he continued his ...


Education Department says data dispute is behind failure to enforce gainful-employment rule  Inside Higher Ed

Gainful employment remains on the books, but Trump administration says it can't enforce the career-education rule because another federal agency won't ...


Navy’s changes in education could have intellectual property implications  Federal News Network

The Navy is refocusing at least one of its major educational institutions to make it more focused on research to provide the *service* with scientific and innovative ...


The AMA GME Competency Education Program  American Medical Association

The AMA GME Competency Education Program is a series of online educational modules designed to complement teachings in residency and fellowship ...


The Students Suing for a Constitutional Right to Education  The Atlantic

A new federal complaint with a unique argument accuses the state of Rhode Island of failing to provide students with the skills they need to participate effectively ...


New Rule on Physical Education Credits Blindsides Wheeling Park High School Athletes  Wheeling Intelligencer

WHEELING — Some senior athletes graduating this spring at Wheeling Park High School must adjust their final semester schedules after learning athletic ...


What education insiders are hoping for in Minnesota's next ed commissioner  MinnPost

Gov.-elect Tim Walz's 20 years of experience as a teacher — including in the Mankato Area Public Schools district — has generated a lot of excitement among ...


Read Candice McQueen's advice for her successor as Tennessee education commissioner  The Tennessean

Outgoing Tennessee Education Commissioner Candice McQueen looks forward as she exits from the high-profile post she's held for nearly four years.


Extended Negative Credit Outlook for Higher Education  Inside Higher Ed

Higher education has received a negative financial outlook from Moody's, the credit ratings agency, for a second consecutive year. An expectation of continued ...


Do Children Get a Subpar Education in Yeshivas? New York Says It Will Finally Find Out  The New York Times

Some students graduate from the ultra-Orthodox schools barely knowing how to read and write in English. New rules could force the schools to change how they ...


White House Releases STEM Education Strategy  Eos

A new White House strategy for improving science education is receiving high grades for its emphasis on inclusion, diversity, and workforce development.