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A Central Texas school board has ordered a trustee to attended professional conduct training after parents and teachers said he used his position to get his daughter onto a cheerleading team.
A retired school district leader appeared in court for the first time Monday, since she and four others were indicted on charges of misusing public money.
Some teachers and district administrators worry the exam that's still being revamped by a state contractor could negatively impact them and their students, since performance on the high-stakes test helps determine whether teachers get a raise and how schools are graded on an A-to-F rating system.
Their dedication inspired Dobrzynski, of the Center for Arts-Inspired Learning in Cleveland, to consider how a curriculum that incorporates video production, game design and digital music recording might work in a school setting.
The Sioux City school district is donating excess desks, tables and shelving units to help out some northeast Nebraska students whose middle school in Pilger was heavily damaged by a tornado.
Students who survived the South Korean ferry disaster testified Monday they were repeatedly ordered by loudspeaker to stay in the sinking ship but eventually helped each other flee after finding their cabins were flooded too much.
A small sinkhole that opened up inside of Deltona High School will likely keep students and teachers out of the band and chorus rooms during the first few weeks of school.
Fed up with the public education system in the U.S., a Kirtland mother and daughter have found a new school on the other side of the globe.
People often ask, what do I think is the most important issue facing Louisiana? Or, if I could accomplish just one thing as governor what would it be? These are tough questions.
The Charlotte Observer reports that the Houston Independent School District held a job recruitment fair in Charlotte on Friday, following similar events in Greensboro and Raleigh.
Amid the costumes and fantasy of this weekend's Comic-Con convention, a group of young women drew widespread attention to a very real issue - allegations of sexual harassment at the annual comic book convention.
A 12-year-old Southern California boy who hopes to become a computer engineer will be the youngest full-time student in the history of MiraCosta College when he enrolls next month.
Doctors say they're increasingly fielding questions about the safety of marijuana, as use of the drug rises and more communities consider legalizing it.
AZUSA >> Bus rides past Azusa Pacific University , then Azusa Pacific College, found longtime resident Inez Gutierrez wondering how the school, with its growing student enrollment, could become more involved with the community.
The Cypress-Fairbanks ISD fired Thornton Middle School science teacher Kristina Lynn Moore after an investigation revealed she allegedly had been having sexual relations with a 14-year-old student.
Retailers estimate families with grade-school children will spend an average of just over $669 on back-to-school expenses this year, a total of $26.5 billion, according an annual survey by the National Retail Federation.
Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 04:51 am
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