Nation doubles down on homeschooling

by Bob Unruh -- Swedish officials are doubling down on homeschooling with a recently uncovered statement from the European nation's ambassador to the United States that there is no need – ever more…

Obama's Education Dept. partners with Soros

by Aaron Klein -- The Department of Education has partnered with billionaire George Soros' Open Society Institute to promote a global education initiative that seeks "a world where each and every person more…

Exchange students getting abused in U.S.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SFGATE) — A federal report says State Department programs that bring foreign exchange students to the United States to work or attend school require urgent attention because students more…

Graduation rate rises, dropouts still problem

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON POST) — More high school students across the country are graduating on time but dropouts continue to be a significant national problem, creating a drag on the more…

Teacher's quiz accused of being racist

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABC57) — A Lakeshore High School teacher is facing disciplinary action by Lakeshore Schools for a controversial test question she wrote on an exam. Christine Schroeder, an Advanced more…

Black student asked to read 'blacker'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WJLA) — Jordan Shumate is still in a state of shock over what he says his freshman English teacher told him to do as he read a poem more…

Student-loan debt: The next time bomb?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CREDITCARDS.com) — While consumers have paid down credit card balances and other debts in recent years, there's one area where they continue to borrow heavily: student loans. People more…

Bullied student's family awarded 6 figures

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SMH) — The family of NSW teenager Alex Wildman, who committed suicide after being repeatedly bullied at school, will receive a six-figure payout after settling their lawsuit against more…