The $75 million USAID Teacher Education Project alone won't patch the US and Pakistan governmental relationship. But education projects are one way to maintain people-to-people relations.
Big-city mayors have been turning to leaders from the business world to push their agenda of education reform. Critics say schools need leadership from educators.
Community colleges are the focus of a White House summit Tuesday in Washington. The Obama administration is looking to several national businesses to assist future employees coming out of community colleges find jobs.
Some policymakers say the focus needs to be on improving traditional education schools, while others are advocates of so-called alternative models, which can speed up entry into the profession.
Critics say Chicago students shouldn't miss class to point out education-funding disparities.
Some American women choose to invent entirely new surnames when their marriages end.
Half of courses in Grades 9 to 12 will be delivered online by 2019, predicts a new report.
Districts in big cities of the Midwest and Northeast undergo the most change.