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1 hr ago | The News-Star
High school ag teachers in short supply Schools are increasingly unable to hire as many agriculture teachers as they need.
5 hrs ago | WYFF-TV Greenville
BRAVERY...CHIVALRY AND A STRICT CODE OF ETHICS. THEY'RE ALL CHARACTERISTICS WE ASSOCIATE WITH KNIGHTS.
8 hrs ago | KFVS12
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.
8 hrs ago | South China Morning Post
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.
12 hrs ago | Examiner.com
A few months ago, the College Board announced significant changes to the format of the SAT.
15 hrs ago | SFGate
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.
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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.
College-bound students planning to take the ACT will have two opportunities to enroll in preparation classes at the Medina County Career Center, 1101 W. Liberty St., Medina.
FORMER ALBUQUERQUE PUBLIC SCHOOLS SUPERINTENDENT WINSTON BROOKS IS WALKING AWAY WITH A 350-THOUSAND DOLLAR PAYOUT.
Students who graduated from Deerfield High School in 2014 earned an ACT Composite score of 26.9, an increase over last year's composite score of 26.5. The Class of 2014 also posted increases from the 2013 scores in English, Reading, Science and Mathematics.
The Lee County School Board has scheduled a special meeting Tuesday to reconsider its controversial decision this week to opt out of all state-mandated testing.
Lake Washington School District students improved their average scores on state standardized tests in many grades in reading, writing, math and science.
In a continuation of the success that Geneva High School's students traditionally display on the ACT, Geneva's graduating class of 2014 achieved an average ACT composite score of 24.2, according to numbers released this week by ACT.
Sleep deprivation has become so prevalent around the nation that many think an extra hour or two of sleep will improve grades.
Updated: Sun Aug 31, 2014 11:45 pm
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