by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on July 22, 2014 Updated: July 23, 2014
A new study confirms that ensuring kids' access to quality education is a public health issue.
by Katie Valentine Posted on July 10, 2014
Lawmakers in several states have tried to undermine new national standards for teaching science in schools, largely due to the standards' inclusion of climate change as accepted science.
by Bryce Covert Posted on July 8, 2014
September will mark the first time that all Chicago students can get free meals, regardless of income.
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by Abigail Bessler Posted on June 27, 2014 Updated: June 27, 2014
A newly released UNESCO report finds that almost no progress has been made during the last five years in lowering the global number of young children who aren't in school.
by Jessica Goldstein Posted on June 25, 2014
66 percent of fourth grade girls say they like science and math, but only 18 percent of all college engineering majors are female. Where do we lose them?
by Jessica Goldstein Posted on June 11, 2014 Updated: June 11, 2014
Seatbelts, everyone! Netflix just ordered 26 episodes of a new, computer-animated Magic School Bus series. Can the show get kids excited about STEM?
by Jessica Goldstein Posted on June 4, 2014 Updated: June 5, 2014
LeVar Burton for the defense: why Reading Rainbow still matters.
by Abigail Bessler Posted on May 29, 2014 Updated: May 29, 2014
Other districts have shown that the universal free meal program cuts down on child hunger.
by Abigail Bessler Posted on May 19, 2014 Updated: May 19, 2014
Student debt is rising faster at state schools with higher-paid presidents, a new study finds.
by Posted on May 16, 2014 Updated: May 16, 2014
The very states whose segregated schools, poll taxes, and Jim Crow laws necessitated federal intervention in Brown are once again limiting the educational opportunities for people of color.