US Education Secretary Betsy DeVos to speak at FFA Convention Friday

United States Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos will speak at the FFA Convention in Indianapolis Friday. DeVos will be joined by Assistant Secretary for Career, Technical...

Across the World, Where Kids Go to School Matters

POLICYMAKERS AND politicians spend a lot of time wagging fingers over stubborn education achievement gaps in the U.S., lamenting especially the educational level of poor...

Massachusetts to Kick off Week Highlighting STEM Education

 Massachusetts is kicking off a week of activities highlighting the importance of teaching young people about science, technology, engineering and math — also known as...

2019 Best Global Universities Rankings Coming Oct. 30

For the fifth year, U.S. News will produce rankings to help guide students exploring higher education options outside of their home country. On Tuesday, Oct....

Re-evaluating Laptops in the Classroom

BACK IN 2011, THE Mooresville, N.C., school district was the toast of the ed tech community – acclaimed as a shining example of how laptop...

How the New IRS Rules Affect Student Loan Benefits

More companies are rolling out different types of student loan repayment perks to recruit millennial and Gen Z employees who are saddled with debt. "Over the last...

Higher Education Notebook

WSSU, Novant Health begin physical therapy residency program Winston-Salem State University and Novant Health are working together to create the first physical therapy residency program...

Florida education news: Civics lessons, vouchers, bus safety and more

CAMPAIGN PLEDGES: A chorus of Florida politicians, headed by Republican candidate for governor Ron DeSantis, have said they want to put the U.S. Constitution "back...

USA TODAY partnering with CBS to find education solutions across America: Standards editor

As journalists, readers demand that we quickly learn topics: Why did the space shuttle explode? Why did that bridge collapse? How can dangerous teachers...

Oregon GOP Gubernatorial Candidate Lays Out Education Plan

The Republican candidate seeking to become Oregon's governor unveiled his education plan on Friday, in which he would seek a minimum 15 percent funding increase...

Latest article

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...