The federal approach to school safety is shifting.
States using college admission tests such as the SAT or ACT for measuring achievement of state learning standards are being cautioned to rethink using tests in this manner in a new report from the Center for Evaluation and Education Policy (CEEP) at Indiana University.
Through the efforts of a group of fifth-graders from Morningside Elementary School in the Granite (Utah) School District, House Joint Resolution 5 was passed by the Utah House of Representatives, the purpose of which was to eliminate car idling and to encourage walking an
ZAR, a graffiti artist from New Jersey, gets a hand from a young fan at the "Meeting of Styles," which gathered graffiti artists from around the globe on Aug. 28 in Paterson, New Jersey. The Urban Art Foundation hosted the event that transformed P.S.
Student response systems, which use wireless remotes and sophisticated software to enable teachers to poll their students, are growing in popularity.
Inspiring kids to pursue STEM education is more than just a good idea—the economic viability of our country's future nearly depends on it.
A weak economy paired with a national push to improve reading and math as well as other core subjects has left an important skill behind in K12 classrooms—digital media literacy.
For almost 30 years, thousands of Los Angeles Unified School students in the Mid-Wilshire district have been waking up early to be bused to schools farther away in their district. As of Sept.
Under pressure to keep spending down but also keep pace with rapid technology changes, many districts are future-proofing their schools—trying to get the most out of their tech spending by providing solutions they will be able to use now and in the future without major, e
Education Secretary Arne Duncan has said the single biggest complaint he's received about the No Child Left Behind Act (NCLB) is how the law's emphasis on reading and math has led to a narrowing of the curriculum.
Last year, 15 students in the Montpelier (Vt.) High School's advanced placement Spanish class paid class-time visits every week to a nearby dairy farm.