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...

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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...

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....

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MIT’s new robot can identify things by sight and by touch

For humans, it's easy to predict how an object will feel by looking at it or tell what an object looks like by touching...

Want To Sleep Better? These 7 Foods May Help, Dietitian-Approved

Getting enough sleep (more than seven hours) helps us feel energized and ready for the next day, but beyond that, sleep is essential for...

11 new science fiction and fantasy books to check out in late June

With the 50th anniversary of the lunar landings coming up next month, I’ve been thinking quite a bit about the vast canon of Apollo...

Why do processed foods cause obesity?

New York: Chips, soda and frozen pizzas tend to be full of salt, sugar and fat, but now scientists are trying to understand if...

Does Meryl Streep Have the Most Oscar Nominations of All Time?

After a blockbuster Season One of HBO’s Big Little Lies, everyone attached to the limited series likely considered it impossible to top. Liane Moriarty,...