Educators in the Park County School District RE-2 were on the picket lines for a fourth day as a standoff continues between teachers and the district over pay and contracts.
Educators refer to teens like Alex as "twice exceptional." "I have a large degree of skill in almost every subject of learning," says Alex, who is 16. "But I also have autistic spectrum disorder."
Chicago Public Schools teachers hit the picket lines Thursday morning after the Chicago Teachers Union and CPS failed to reach a deal despite months of negotiations.
The Seattle school district is planning to infuse all K-12 math classes with ethnic-studies questions that encourage students to explore how math has been “appropriated” by Western culture and used in systems of power and oppression, a controversial move that…
Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham has put forth a plan, set for debate in the 2020 legislature, for “free” college for New Mexico residents.
On Oct. 3, the Massachusetts Senate unanimously passed S. 2350, the Student Opportunity Act — a watershed education bill.
Education has been a notably visible issue in the 2020 Democratic presidential primary, with candidates regularly discussing topics like charter schools, teacher pay, and college affordability.
Montana Gov. Steve Bullock, in a new education plan unveiled on Friday, proposed doubling federal spending on K-12 schools and making community college tuition-free.
Substance abuse and mental health problems surged following last year’s deadly mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., while test scores tanked.
When Howard schools Superintendent Michael Martirano released his redistricting proposal in August, one of his “three guiding tenets” was combating student poverty and the county achievement gap.
New Mexico has discontinued financial bonuses for top-rated teachers as it delivers the results of job-performance evaluations for the school year that ended in June.
Chicago Teachers Union officials don't believe enough progress has been made over a contract stalemate even though a new high-profile player joined the negotiating table Thursday.
A total of 169 of Arkansas' 1,026 school campuses earned A grades from the state for the 2018-19 school year, an increase of 17 over the previous year, state education leaders announced Wednesday. Fewer schools earned F's for the year,…
In 2013, a who’s who of the tech world came together to launch a newnonprofit called Code.org. The purpose of the organization was to get more computer science into schools.
More than 10 years after Colorado passed a law allowing schools to request “innovation status” — giving them flexibility from state laws, district policies, and union contracts, state officials say they don’t know if it’s making an impact on the…