College Prep

WPIAL to have just 9 Class 6A football teams next fall

Updated 9 minutes ago<p>The odds are 1 in 9 to win a WPIAL Class 6A football title.<p>The PIAA on Friday released enrollment numbers for the 2018-19 and …

Pittsburgh

Barber: Wildcats Kerr, Tolbert, Fraser, McMillan reunited in Bay Area

The year before Olson and Kerr got to Arizona, the Wildcats finished 4-24 and were dead last in the Pac-10 Conference. In Kerr’s freshman year, they …

Basketball

Compare 2017 school performance scores for New Orleans schools

The Louisiana Department of Education released school performance scores Tuesday.<p>This is the final year of curved grades, which guaranteed the same …

Education

AZ D1 States: Xavier College Prep Girls Win, Brophy College Prep Boys Sweep Relays

Photo Courtesy: Azaria Basile<p><i>Agon is the proud sponsor of all high school coverage (recruiting, results, state championships, etc.) on</i> …

Olympics

Finley: Data busts ‘charters no better’ myth

Part of the recent education narrative in Detroit is that charter schools perform no better than traditional public schools.<p>It’s an assertion …

Education

People Are Sharing Their Before-And-After Coming Out Photos

"Might not be in any fancy dresses in the last one, but I'm hell of a lot happier in it."<p>A "glow up" or "glo up" is a play on the phrase "grow up" …

College & University

Amid Opioid Crisis, Schools Help Students Heal

8:56<p>Education Week Correspondent Lisa Stark traveled to Jackson County, W.Va, to see how the school district is responding to the needs of its …

Education

Your Home for College Baseball

March 4, 2004<p><b>Catching up with Justin Verlander of Old Dominion</b><p><b>By Sean Ryan</b><p><b>CollegeBaseballInsider.com Co-Founder</b><p><b>Editor's Note - The following</b> …

Baseball

How to Make Sure You're Ready for College

If you are looking forward to your freshman year of high school, you're experiencing one of the most exciting times of your life. Sometimes it also …

Education

Through Patience and Perseverance, Texas Guards Start Last Season with Highest Hopes ★ Reporting Texas

By Aaron Torres<p>Reporting Texas<p>The direct Twitter message flashed across Brooke McCarty’s iPhone four years ago.<p>She was a senior at Clear Springs High …

Women's Basketball

Women are sharing transformation photos before and after coming out as gay

<b>Women have been sharing amazing side-by-side transformation photos of themselves before and after coming out as gay.</b><p>Social media is awash with …

LGBTQ

Destiny Collins reveals how she improved from rough freshman year

Destiny Collins reveals how she improved from rough freshman year<p>jgretsch<p>Share<br>This<p>Destiny Collins reveals how she improved...<p>2016 Big 12 Championship …

Track & Field

Communication is key for keeping your kids off drugs

October 25, 2017<p>It might be a difficult conversation to have, but a new study confirms that talking to your children about substances will help keep …

Education

Armory Foundation Welcomes USA Armed Forces Members To Namaste on Track

In honor of Veterans Day, the Armory Foundation announces a special rate to all members of the United States Armed Forces to participate in the …

Athletics

Everything I Wish I Knew About Eating in College My Freshman Year

Hey there, ramen.<p>October 23, 2017<p>Eating healthy in college is not always an easy feat, especially as a freshman. Between living the #dormlyfe and …

Eating

Hammond Area Career Center offers career, college prep to new generation

Last year, Rick Ruiz enrolled at the Hammond Area Career Center looking to work on cars.<p>Rather than tinkering on the side, he preferred a class setting to eventually earn certification. It also gave him the chance to figure out how car systems work, said Ruiz, 18, a Highland High School senior.<p>In a …

Education

Oct. 22 Letters: San Jose cannot handle additional development

It was refreshing to read Barry Hennings’ common sense approach (Letters, Oct. 18) regarding development in San Jose. He’s right:<br>We cannot support …

San Jose

Raising Kings: A Year of Love and Struggle at Ron Brown College Prep (Audio Series)

They’re called "kings." All freshmen. All young men of color. And all determined to upend the dominant narrative about young black men in Washington, …

Education

I Want To Be Worth $1 Million One Day—& My BF Makes $35,000

<i>In our series</i> Not A Trophy Wife<i>, we typically ask women how they feel when</i> <i>they earn far less than their significant other. We've chatted with a</i></i> …

Love

First Year of Community College Free for California Students

The first year of community college will be free for thousands of California students under a bill signed by Gov. Jerry Brown.<p>The signing announced …

Education

Why Healthy Habits Fall Apart Freshman Year

Redefining the Freshman Fifteen<p>September 30, 2017<p>First-semester freshman year of college is full of new experiences, new friends, and newfound …

Eating

Snapchat and Schools - Monitoring What Students Post Online

8:09<p>Schools are paying attention to what students post online, concerned about school safety and culture. Critics say this may violate free-speech …

Education

The Evolution of Your Diet from Freshman Year to Senior Year of College

Dining halls may come and go, but ramen is forever.<p>A lot changes throughout your college years: your fashion style, your willingness to run to class …

College & University

Researchers Say Student Athlete Experience Depends on Socio-economics

<b>The quest for the level playing field continues with student-athletes. A new study found that socioeconomic factors make an impact on young men’s</b> …

Education

An Interview with Cathedral Catholic\'s Joaquin Martinez de Pinillos

Today we chat with one of the fastest returning runners in California, Cathedral Catholic senior Joaquin Martinez de Pinillos. Last season, he led …

Athletics

Superhero Teacher Makes Cute Menstruation Kits For Students

One teacher is making things a little nicer for her students this year.<p>While there should be nothing embarrassing about getting your period, it didn’t always feel that way in middle school. Between the intense self-consciousness of the adolescent years and the fact that you’re just getting used to …

Parenting

Parents' Guide to Surviving Freshman Year of College

The prospect of a child heading off to college often fills parents with hope, excitement – and more than a few twinges of fear. You won't be able to …

Parenting

11 Solid Pieces Of Advice To Ruin Your Freshman Year Of College

11 Solid Pieces Of Advice To Ruin You...<br>Hide those lanyards!<br>Submitted by: <b>Pitch</b><br>Regular<br>Keywords: advice freshman college dorms class roommates college …

Humor

Pegasus announces 2017-18 season

Pegasus Theatre Chicago announced its 2017-18 season Monday.<p>First up is “Shakin’ the Mess Outta Misery” (Nov. 8-Dec. 10), Shay Youngblood’s coming-of-age tale about a young black girl in the 1960s south. Artistic director Ilesa Duncan will direct.<p>The 31st annual Young Playwrights Festival (Jan. …

Join forces in community to move Detroit education ahead

Skip in<p>x<p>Embed<p>CLOSE<p>TODAY'S TOP STORIES Kid Rock accused of violating federal election law | 0:43<p>A watchdog group today accused Detroit musician Kid …

Education