US 8th-graders posted their highest math scores ever in 2015, but did not improve relative to students from other higher-scoring nations.
A new report looking at Head Start programs in every state found that quality varies widely, and called for increased investments to improve services.
The US ranked 35th in math on an international exam given to 15-year-olds in 2015. But some experts warn the American education system is too varied to make sweeping comparisons to other nations.
As high school students in American cities walk out of class to protest the election of Donald Trump, teachers wonder how to lead discussions about the president-elect and the election.
Harvard's men's cross-country team and its men's soccer team created sexually explicit documents evaluating freshman recruits for the women's teams.
As middle school suicides supersede car accidents as the leading cause of death in that age group for the first time, some suicide prevention programs may provide a glimmer of hope.
American students fourth and eighth graders showed slight improvement in science education, according to the 2015 National Assessment of Educational Progress, but there remains much room for improvement.