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Employment and Debt of 2008 College Graduates

Four of every five students who earned bachelor's degrees in the teeth of the Great Recession were employed and/or still enrolled in postsecondary …

College & University

Teachers View Immigrant Parents as Less Involved. That Mindset May Be Hurting Students

High school teachers view immigrant parents of color as less involved in their children's education than white parents, which could affect these …

Education

Report Finds Nearly 1 In 5 Full-Time Teachers Works A Second Job

Eighteen percent of U.S. teachers reported working another job in addition to teaching.<p>Nearly one out of five full-time teachers works a second job. …

Education

Fact Sheet: Yes, Increase the Salaries of All Teachers

Download the PDF here.<p>In the midst of teacher walkouts and protests in six states,1 Americans across the country overwhelmingly support paying …

Education

Students Like Math and Science More, and Reading Less, Than They Used To

<i>By guest blogger Catherine Gewertz</i><p>Students like math and science more than they did in 2009, but they like reading less, especially in elementary …

Education

Which Ohio public college is the most expensive?

CLEVELAND, Ohio -- When it comes to Ohio colleges, public schools are normally cheaper, but can still come with a hefty price tag.<p>The most expensive …

Cleveland

94% of teachers spend their own money on school supplies

Almost all public school teachers — 94% — have spent some of their own money on school supplies without reimbursement, according to a survey done by the National Center for Education Statistics.<p>Between 2014 and 2016 the median amount spent spent was $297. The plurality (44%) of teachers spent $250 …

Personal Finance

New Report: “The Condition Of Education 2018”

The National Center For Education Statistics just published their annual Condition Of Education report.<p>They’re always about two-and-a-half years …

Education

Which Teachers Have Alternative Certification? Tidbits From a Federal Data Trove

This week the National Center for Education Statistics released its mammoth annual data report, the Condition of Education, with deep looks at how …

Education

How Children's Socioeconomic Differences Play Out Over Summer Break

<i>By guest blogger Sasha Jones</i><p>Over the summer, the average student loses one to three months of learning, and a new report from the National Center for …

Education

Texas teachers paying for school supplies out of p

TEXAS – As school year wraps up, teachers are already saving up to pay for school supplies in the fall.<p>According to a new study by the National …

Austin

Surge in armed police at schools

Five years after NRA Executive Vice President Wayne LaPierre urged schools to increase security there has been a surge in those with armed police to …

Guns

Just as more minorities access higher ed, public support recedes

Tue, 05/15/2018Opinion & AnalysisEducation as a vehicle to middle-class success is baked into the American Dream, and since the postwar period, …

Education

Impact of Graduating With Debt as Recession Hit

Graduating from college in 2007-08, just as the recession hit, was particularly challenging. A new study by RTI International for the National Center …

College & University

U.S. 4th Graders Surprise on New Exam of Online Reading

International results leave some 'elated'<p><i>New York</i><p>U.S. 4th graders performed surprisingly well on a new international test of online reading ability, …

Education

Shotgun in guitar case was used in school shooting: official

A gunman carried a shotgun in a guitar case and opened fire Friday in a Florida high school, wounding one student before he was arrested on a day …

Chicago

1 injured, suspect in custody in Florida school shooting

Authorities say one student shot another in the ankle at a Florida high school and a suspect is in custody.<p>The Ocala Star-Banner reports the shooting …

High School

New Report Examines Future Trends in Enrollments, Teachers, High School Graduates and Expenditures

Enrollment in elementary and secondary schools is projected to increase by 2 percent between 2014 and 2026, following a 3 percent increase between …

High School

National Report Card Shows Flat Results In Reading, Math

WASHINGTON (AP) — The results of the latest Nation’s Report Card are in and the news isn’t good.Fourth-graders made no improvements in math or …

Deon Cole

Detroit schools ranked worst on national exam — again. But is there hope that things can improve?

It’s difficult to find good news for Detroit schools in newly released national test score results.<p>Not only did students in the city’s main district …

Education

Students in Florida, Hillsborough show promising results on national ‘report card’

TAMPA — Florida students outpaced their peers in math improvement, and Hillsborough County led a group of 27 urban school districts in the latest …

Education

Editorial: Good news for Hillsborough schools

A survey released today that ranks Hillsborough County as a top-rated urban school district reflects the good work being done in the country’s …

Education

Creating the Right Conditions for Multilingual Writers

April 2018 | Volume <b>75</b> | Number <b>7</b> <b><br>Learning to Write, Writing to Learn</b> Pages 44-52<p>To develop as writers, multilingual students must have opportunities …

South Carolina

State schools chief: Better accountability needed for schools taking public money

As a range of issues in education remain in the spotlight, the Post-Tribune sat down Thursday with Indiana Superintendent of Public Instruction Jennifer McCormick to talk about subjects ranging from teacher pay and school safety to public accountability for schools receiving funding from …

Education

Cellphones gaining acceptance in schools

EDUCATION<p>BUFFALO, N.Y. — Cellphones are still absent from most U.S. schools but new data shows them steadily gaining acceptance as administrators bow …

Education

Cities may be at fault for underfunding schools

Education funding is a hot topic in several states, with lawsuits alleging that state governments are failing to meet their constitutional duties to …

Kansas City

Students' Home Internet, Computer Access: 10 Numbers to Know

A long-overdue report from the U.S. Department of Education on students' access to digital learning outside of school is now public.<p>The document …

Education

The hidden crisis on college campuses: 36 percent of students don’t have enough to eat

WASHINGTON – Caleb Torres lost seven pounds his freshman year of college – and not because he didn’t like the food in the dining hall. A …

College & University

Push or Pull: Recommendations and Alternative Approaches for Public Science Communicators

Introduction<p>The majority of American adults receive no formal instruction in science beyond high school (National Center for Education Statistics, …

Pew Research Center