Once these implementation wrinkles are ironed out, we believe that over time, a commitment to higher standards for every student will go a long way towards closing the achievement gap. "Today, education
Choosing healthier foods at the grocery store may soon be a little easier. The Food and Drug Administration is proposing several changes to the nutrition labels you see on packaged foods and beverages.
Critics of Margaret Thatcher quickly reacted on Twitter after watching a Microsoft Bing advertisement during Sunday night’s Golden Globes broadcast. The video — named “Heroic Women of 2013” — highlights
New study suggests participating in women’s sports can instill a sense of independence and self-reliance Tom Jacobs January 9, 2014 2:00pm (UTC) This piece originally appeared on Pacific Standard. The
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While much of the world is lining up against Syria, the country is not entirely friendless, and it's hoping its allies can provide at least some cover in the confrontation over its apparent use of chemical
This story is part of a special series, Family Choices: Fertility and Infertility in Africa. At a health clinic set up outside an old stone church in Nairobi, Kenya, women wait in line under a large tent
While the US Congress struggles with passing immigration reform, many lawmakers and educators around the country are finding common ground on initiatives that improve undocumented students' access to education.