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From The New York Times
A look at how students in the Kansas City region commemorated the campaign in keepsakes meant to be enjoyed by all classmates, no matter their leanings.
By placing college advisers in public schools, an organization is trying to break down the social, economic and psychological barriers that keep low-income rural students from dreaming big.
Dozens of students protested the vice president’s graduation speech, which he used to condemn political correctness.
A high school senior’s story sheds light on a delicate issue: how Christian schools, which advocate abstinence until marriage, treat pregnant teenagers.
Four years of free public college might be unrealistic, but two years could help students find better jobs, and keep the country’s economy competitive.
The department, led by Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, will carry out an Obama-era plan to streamline the federal system for administering $1.3 trillion in student loans.
William Sanders’s data-driven method of evaluating the effectiveness of teachers was a once-revolutionary idea that has gained wide acceptance.
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It’s called price discrimination, but its overuse points to the financial weakness of many private colleges.
The tech giant is transforming public education with low-cost laptops and free apps. But schools may be giving Google more than they are getting.
Enrollment is up by a third and federal student loan debt is down in the first state to offer free tuition at its community colleges.
Critics say the state has underfunded many school districts, leading to layoffs, overcrowding and even schools that use bookshelves and whiteboards in lieu of walls for classrooms.
The Education Department has tightly limited staff members working on the issue, employees say, after the Obama administration’s anti-fraud campaign.
The designer, beloved for her memorable New York shows, has a full-scale retrospective opening this week at the Fashion and Textile Museum in London.
There is a May 1 deadline for students to choose a college and place a deposit, but increasingly, the negotiations continue well beyond that.
The commencement speaker Yang Shuping, a senior at the University of Maryland, was accused on social media of selling out her homeland.
For gay students in the South, college often provides a welcoming environment.
The New Hampshire boarding school named 13 former faculty and staff members who it said had engaged in sexual misconduct with students.
Maryland law enforcement urged patience and said they would not determine whether to call the killing a hate crime until after a homicide investigation.
What we breathe affects how well we perform at school or work, research shows.
The announcement that a member of the Trump White House would be the commencement speaker at my school drew considerable backlash.