Pennsylvania lawmakers are considering a bill that would allow school administrators to base layoff decisions in part on teachers’ performance, as measured by the state’s new evaluation system.
Bob Dylan’s 1974 “Forever Young,” originally written as a benedictory prayer, could also be considered the world’s shortest graduation speech.
Within one home-schooled girl's amazing journey at Harvard and Oxford is a lesson for every American.
A terminally ill woman with inoperable pancreatic cancer was able to see her 17-year-old daughter graduate from high school during a special ceremony held in her hospice room.
Former President George W. Bush has closed a three-day civil rights summit in Texas by saying education is the key for opportunity for poor and minority children and that he fears what he calls the...
A Maryland middle school is holding a dance and pizza party complete with a DJ and a game room for students who got straight A's.
The Germantown school board says it can do better for students than the Common Core State Standards.
A growing number of military parents want to end the age-old tradition of switching schools for their kids.