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 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.
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.
Russian artist Maria Gasanova adjusts her make-up as she finishes 'The Siberian Beauty' body art work, from her 'The Alive Painting' series, before the opening ceremony of the Cultural Universiade as part of preparations for the 2019 Winter Universiade Krasnoyarsk, in the Siberian city of Krasnoyarsk, Russia on Friday.
US Education Secretary John King called for lifting the 'arbitrary cap' on charter school growth, taking a pro-charter stance on an issue that has recently become more partisan and divisive.
A high school teacher in Norman, Okla. is under fire for this assertion. But how should the conversation about race relations be framed?
The Association of Pennsylvania State College and University Faculties union went on strike early Wednesday morning for the first time in the state system's 34-year history.
High school graduation record rate: More than 80 percent of the nation’s high school students graduated on time in 2015, marking the highest rate ever. But many still remain disadvantaged by income, region, and race.