An Obama Administration act will phase in some school meal changes this year and next. Is that a whole-wheat pancake on your tray? When U.S. kids head back to school this fall, they'll see some changes
President Obama is touring the country promoting his new proposal for paying for college. The Department of Education is planning to develop a rating system for colleges that will help decide which students
Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal said Sunday that the civil rights struggle of the future will be improving the U.S. education system. “The next great civil rights fight is really about making sure that every
Parents When parents hear their 3- or 4-year-old struggle with stuttering, many can’t help imagining all the ways it will cause them anxiety, especially when they enter preschool: they’ll be teased, have
(Kolett/Shutterstock) If Obama wants to curb higher ed costs, he should try to emulate the golden state’s community college system August 27, 2013 12:00pm (UTC) This originally appeared on Next New Deal.
Fixing loan rates isn’t enough. Government needs to improve how these students get enrolled in the first place August 28, 2013 12:20pm (UTC) President Obama recently signed a bipartisan bill that ties
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.
Whether you're a New Jersey mall rat or a farmer in India, being poor can sap your smarts. In fact, the mental energy required to make do with scarce resources taxes the brain so much that it can perpetuate
If the Obama administration gets its way, for-profit colleges will soon face tighter, tougher regulations based on how much debt their graduates carry. The Education Department proposed a new regulation
In Louisiana, the federal government filed suit against the state for issuing school vouchers to subsidize students attending segregated private schools in districts that fall under federal desegregation