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High school students in the western Washington community of Tenino who hatched the idea of endlessly playing a Justin Bieber song to raise money for African orphans have eclipsed their goal - they got classmates to donate more than $900.
Local school officials say efforts to equip students with new technology are being impeded by a state directive that they must purchase costly calculators for eighth-graders.
Would Parmesan by any other name be as tasty atop your pasta? A ripening trade battle might put that to the test.
A House committee has approved a bill that would forgive public schools up to 10 missed school days because of winter weather.
In an effort to save money for cash-strapped Wisconsin districts, state lawmakers are considering ending a requirement that schools teach for 180 days a year or lose state funding.
Getting Ohio youths more engaged in classes that would help prepare them for in-demand careers would benefit all: the students and their families, schools and employers who would have access to a better-trained work force.
School districts and the state would be required to do a better job of tracking students who miss class under proposed legislation designed to lower California's dropout rate.
Two employees of the Underwood Community School District in western Iowa have been arrested, accused of fraudulently obtaining pain medication from pharmacies.
An Oklahoma man says he wound up stuck in a storm drain for two days because he was chasing after a $20 bill.
A very strong earthquake rattled the Northern California coast and was widely felt across the region, but authorities said early Monday that there were no reports of any injuries or damages.
The Supreme Court has rejected an appeal from a Pennsylvania school district that wants to prevent students from wearing "I <3 Boobies!" bracelets to promote breast cancer awareness among young people.
Harrison County School District officials say 620 students will be heading to class in a brand-new school building in the fall when River Oaks Elementary opens.
The top three winners of the video contest will be announced April 10. The grand prize includes four Red Sox tickets, as well as the song and video being spotlighted on a local radio station.
Authorities in Southern California say 25 high school students were sent to the hospital with mainly minor injuries last night after a stage collapsed during a performance.
Reining in a wide-open Missouri school transfer law could involve first trying to get students into a better school located in their struggling school district if there is space.
If one employee leaves Cuba City High School for a higher-paying position elsewhere in Wisconsin, it can leave the school short of instructors in two or more subjects.