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The bonhomie between Modi and his "old friend" Shinzo Abe, the Japanese prime minister, was evident during his five-day visit that began Saturday.
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VHTA spends thousands of dollars each year lobbying the legislature and the governor's office to keep Virginia's students from getting back to school too early.
High school ag teachers in short supply Schools are increasingly unable to hire as many agriculture teachers as they need.
Chinese students have shown an insatiable appetite for attending US colleges - last year alone, more than 235,000 were enrolled at American institutions of higher education.
As kids all across the country once again set their alarms for back-to-school wake-up calls, one group of doctors says if those students don't snooze, they could lose.
Today's top colleges are so selective that incoming students' resumes burst with seven or eight AP courses and nine or 10 extracurriculars.
The General Assembly passed a law this summer that opponents of Common Core hope will derail its use in North Carolina's public schools.
While local students prepare for their first day of school, at least three local high schools can claim bragging rights based on school "report cards" published over the last 10 days or so.
Hundreds converged on Ferguson on Saturday to march for Michael Brown, the unarmed black 18-year-old who was shot and killed by a white police officer three weeks ago to the day.
College-level courses in subjects ranging from calculus and physics to film and dance are expanding in high schools across Long Island, despite enrollment declines and financial strains that have led to cutbacks in other programs, a Newsday analysis finds.
With help from headphones and an iPad, 10-year-old William Grijalvas stays tuned in to Mathis Santella's fourth-grade math class at Ashley Elementary School in Denver.
Newsweek has announced its rankings of more than 700 public, private, charter and magnet schools across the country, and Rumson-Fair Haven High School comes in at Number 80. Newsweek used six indicators for its ranking methodology, its Daily Beast website said, including graduation and college acceptance rates; college-level courses and exams; ... (more)
Summary : A lawsuit has been filed in Florida alleging that a state funded voucher program, which provides scholarships to private schools, is unconstitutional.
The 2014-15 school year hasn't even begun, but it's already a success for Northern Valley Regional High School.
Duncan said Thursday that states can apply for extra time before they use student test scores to judge teachers' performance.
The former president of George Washington University , who declared this week that women should be "trained not to drink in excess" so they can "be in a position to punch the guys in the nose if they misbehave," said Friday he did not mean to imply that drunken women should be blamed if they are raped.
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