Choice Media Executive Director Bob Bowdon speaks with New York Times Supreme Court Reporter Adam Liptak on The Brian Lehrer Show about the Supreme Court’s decision to hear Friedrichs v. California Teachers Association.
As more presidential hopefuls begin to announce intentions to run for the 2016 presidential election, find out where each one currently stands on education and Common Core standards.
A longtime fan of the television program “How It’s Made,” Ashaki Gumbs was in middle school when he thought he might want to become an engineer. But, he said, “I was a kid. What did I know?”
Integrating Common Core education standards involves integrating once-disparate school subjects with one another, experts said Tuesday at the 2015 U.S. News STEM Solutions Conference in San Diego.
The use of blended learning in schools has increased the adoption of educational technology as the public has grown fond of online learning, according to a new report.
State governments have become increasingly impatient with failing schools over the past decade. Since 2003, three states have implemented state-run school districts that take over failing schools with the goal of turning them around: Louisiana, Tennessee and Michigan.
In what may prove to be another national socioeconomic trend with roots in California, education planners in a number of states are looking with alarm at the sudden drop of college students entering the teaching profession.
The iPad used to hold an exciting spot in education administrators’ minds. One-to-one programs that paired all teachers and students with an iPad gained traction. One educational technology expert called them the “cool, sexy device” that everyone wanted.
Jaxson Goeckeritz was just 10 years old when he decided to be a computer programmer.
“Go small or go home,” is the message that Matt Candler has for educators trying new methods of teaching.
We’ve worked hard to put a great teacher in every classroom. Now I don’t need to tell you about all the studies that show that great teachers are the most important things we can do in the classroom to improve our students’ learning.
The backlash against public use of Confederate flags has built quickly since nine parishioners were gunned down inside a South Carolina church last week.
High schools are graduating more students than ever before. Eighty-one percent of students received diplomas in 2012-2013, the highest percent of graduates in recent history.
bisoft has been at the forefront of efforts to bring the game industry into schools, with the U.S. Department of Education even tapping Cross to help raise awareness about the potential of video games as educational tools.
A year after the height of the so-called surge, a weeks-long period last summer when tens of thousands of Central American children crossed illegally into the United States, education experts say the federal government has left the burden of educating and caring for these children to cash-strapped public schools.
Want your kids to become math nerds? Give them recognition and help spark their interest in the subject.
One week into his presidential campaign, Jeb Bush has published an editorial aiming to burnish his education credentials among conservatives while sharply attacking the positions of Hillary Clinton.
Minority students are significantly less likely than their white peers to be identified as disabled and may lack access to special education services, despite claims they are disproportionately tracked into and placed in such programs, according to new federally funded research.