"We are not in normal times," said Texas American Federation of Teachers President Zeph Capo on Thursday. "We won't sacrifice our members and students for politics."
If we want true equality in America for everyone, education reform would be a great place to start.
The legal challenge backed by four groups representing student survivors of sexual assaults claims the changes violate the Constitution.
Texas school board member Doyle Woodall issued an apology for a series of racist posts made to his personal Facebook page but had refused to resign his position as of Tuesday evening.
The president of the National Education Association also called the education secretary "unqualified" for the position.
Fifty-two percent of U.S. residents fear it would be "unsafe" to send children back to school, a new Quinnipiac University Poll has found.
Forced from their classrooms and routines, kids need immediate action to make sure their developmental and academic progress doesn't take a lasting hit.
A conservative evangelical stands for the Catholic school system.
None of us are experts in navigating these unprecedented waters. We're a community of learners facing the unknown together.
The festival mixes educational sessions with musical performances from the likes of Coldplay's Chris Martin.
Republican Congressman Jim Jordan led the group in their letter to Education Secretary Betsy DeVos.
Kids are faced with death in many other contexts, from grandparents dying naturally to the suicide of peers—and I'm okay with keeping the blinders off.
The senator from Arkansas said it's a "scandal" that American universities have "trained the Communist Party's brightest minds."
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos lamented the 2018 assessment of U.S. eight-graders who are struggling with the basics of U.S. History, civis, and geography.
Experts have drawn into question whether schools should remain closed as the peak of the U.K. novel coronavirus pandemic is reached.
If schools don't reopen until fall, students who are already behind will likely fall further behind, widening the gap between themselves and their more affluent peers.
"10:17: Cake for breakfast."
Closing schools comes with a slew of considerations, including how some students will be able to get meals.
Consider the order and sameness of most classrooms. And the pressure teenagers feel to conform to standards on social media. A movement of strange spaces around the world is challenging all that.
Eleventh graders at Harding Charter Preparatory High School, Oklahoma City, felt uncomfortable after they were asked to play a "game" that involved ranking themselves on their skin color and hair texture.
The federal dragnet is so massive that investigators have given the case the code name "Lurking Giants."
The Department of Education is reportedly set to cut off over 800 rural schools after deciding to enforce a specific poverty reporting rule for the first time in close to 17 years.
On Thursday, Democratic Representative Katherine Clark slammed Education Secretary Betsy DeVos at the President's 2021 Education Budget Request hearing, telling DeVos that she "should resign."
Announced on February 10th, 2020, Paul Simon donated $1 million to fund music education through a new fellows Program, which will support New York middle and high school music teachers over the next two years.
Rather than accusing students and families of "excessive" borrowing, look at the excessive price of college. If anything, students and families need access to more money, not less.
The unanimous decision was made by the board of the school's district following a proposal from students and parents at the school who believe in the values and causes championed by the former first lady.
The secretary's comparison is powerfully ignorant and racist. Abortion access is our liberation.
An Arizona Republican state representative has proposed three new laws aimed at transgender people for the upcoming legislative session.