- Xinjiang Students Risk Expulsion For Observing Ramadan
July 10 2014 3:54 PM
A nationwide ban on observing Ramadan in China extends to a college, where students face harsh repercussions for fasting.
- Prep School’s Black Student Body President Force To Resign Because Of ‘Offensive’ Photos
July 02 2014 12:55 PM
Maya Peterson had to give up her role at the New Jersey prep school after she posted 'offensive' images mocking her "typical white classmates."
- US Government Takes Aim At A For-Profit College Chain
June 20 2014 11:33 AM
The corporation's status as a "going concern" may be at significant risk.
- Failing For-Profit Education Company May Shut Down In The Wake Of Federal Probe
June 19 2014 5:01 PM
Corinthian Colleges may shut down in the wake of a Department of Education probe.
- Private Student Loan Debts Rising, Despite Dangers
June 13 2014 3:29 PM
Private student debt now accounts for over 10 percent of the nation's total student debt load. And the number is rising, despite the risks.
- College Becomes First In US To Accept Bitcoins
June 13 2014 1:35 PM
The virtual currency gained more than one-third in value last month.
- FCC Aims To Expedite School Wi-Fi
June 11 2014 4:27 PM
Wi-Fi connectivity in U.S. schools may get the push it needs via proposed changes to the E-Rate program.
- Student Loan Relief, 'The Difference For Being Able To Pursue My Career'
June 10 2014 8:00 PM
The Obama adminstration's new program gives students like Andy MacCracken some breathing room.
- Blankets: Not Just For Naptime Any More
June 10 2014 1:30 PM
The only thing stopping a bad guy with a gun is a good guy with ... a bullet-proof blanket.
- Birmingham Schools Said To Be Promoting Islamist Agenda
June 08 2014 11:28 PM
Ofsted to conduct surprise inspections of schools to nip Islamist agenda in Birmingham schools.
- Stanford Sexual Assault Case: 'Fix These Broken Policies,' Says Survivor
June 06 2014 7:13 PM
Student Leah Francis organized a rally to demand the university toughen its response to sexual assault.
- Number Of Americans Who Believe In Evolution Has Doubled In Past 30 Years
June 03 2014 3:50 PM
According to a poll of more than 1,000 Americans, support for evolution has doubled, while belief in "divine-intervention" has decreased.
- Asian Nations Outperform The West In Latest Global Education Index
June 02 2014 3:21 AM
The report urges developing countries to focus on creating an army of effective teachers and giving them the autonomy to perform.
- How Newark Schooled Zuckerberg
May 30 2014 3:23 PM
Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg is donating $120 million to Bay Area public schools, and a messy affair in New Jersey was a "big influence."
- Foreign Students, Like Guest Workers, Charge Abuse In US
May 27 2014 3:31 PM
A Bible college founder is accused of using students’ immigration status to coerce them to work for as little as 90 cents an hour.
- When Curiosity Goes Too Far In The Classroom
May 21 2014 5:00 PM
Two elementary school students in Brooklyn were arrested on Wednesday and charged with putting poison into their teacher's water bottle.
- Journalists Dominate Twitter During Jill Abramson’s Commencement Speech
May 19 2014 2:03 PM
Hundreds of journalists and news outlets reacted on Twitter to Jill Abramson's commencement address at Wake Forest University.
- Student Debt Hit $1.1 Trillion, Tops Credit Card Debt And Auto Loans
May 13 2014 8:52 PM
Student debt increased to an unprecedented $1.1 trillion.
- Stanford To Divest From Coal Industry
May 06 2014 7:55 PM
The decision is the biggest victory yet for the 'fossil free' student movement.
- Teacher Accused Of Lap Dance To Middle School Student During Class
April 25 2014 3:02 PM
Middle school teacher Felicia A Smith has been accused of giving a 15-year-old student a lap dance on his birthday in front of her class.