American Education Week celebrated at Rustin

The public was invited as the West Chester Area School District celebrated American Education Week, during a breakfast, at Rustin High School, last week. “This...

American Education Week Kicks off at John Marshall High School

Today marks the kick off for American Education Education week across the nation. Schools everywhere including here in the Ohio Valley will celebrate next week. Secondary...

U.S. Department of Education tours Bay and Jackson County schools

The United States Department of Education (DOE) is taking action to help schools affected by Hurricane Michael. Assistant Secretary of Elementary and Secondary Education, Frank...

Education Ballot Measure Fails, Marijuana Too Close to Call

 Utah voters rejected a ballot measure Tuesday that would have boosted education funding through a gas tax in a state that has the lowest per...

Colorado Voters Considering Tax Hike to Fund Education

Voters are once again deciding whether to raise income tax rates to fund public education in Colorado — the third such ballot measure in the tax-averse...

How Gender Influences College Admissions

When it comes to college admissions decisions, there is one factor that influences the decision-making process that college hopefuls may not realize: gender. "I have...

Higher education resources

OER Promotes Student Success  Open educational resources (OER) not only save students money, they produce significant benefits in instruction and student learning experiences, according to...

Scores on Georgia’s redesigned school report card released

Scores on Georgia’s redesigned education report card released Monday show high schools faring the worst under the new model. State education officials say the revised...

State Education Panel Meeting to Discuss Test Scores, Budget

The state Board of Elementary and Secondary Education will be holding its regular meeting at its Malden headquarters. The agenda for Tuesday's meetings includes discussion...

Education Officials Make Effort to Reduce School Absenteeism

 Oregon education officials are launching a campaign to reduce school absenteeism, which is considered a significant reason for the state's low graduation rate and unimpressive...

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U.S. Secretary of Education coming to Bay District Schools

The U.S. Secretary of Education will be in Panama City Monday. Secretary Betsy DeVos and Congressman Neal Dunn will visit Cedar Grove, which has been...

DHS plans to use credit-scores to judge who may become a citizen

The US Department of Homeland Security has published a new proposed rule that would make people ineligible for US citizenship if their credit-scores were poor. Notionally, the...

Black Teachers Improve Outcomes for Black Students

BLACK STUDENTS WHO HAVE just one black teacher in elementary school are more likely to graduate and more likely to enroll in college – and...

Scuttlebiz: What if Georgia’s low education ‘ranking’ is wrong?

The most complex obstacle to attracting talented professionals from other states to work in metro Augusta’s burgeoning cybersecurity industry is actually quite simple. They think...

Americans who find meaning in these four areas have higher life satisfaction

Discovering where people find meaning in life is a challenging task. One way is to give them an opportunity to write, in their own...