- Democrat kicking off campaign for SC schools chief Updated: Mar-08-14 6:28 pm
- Georgetown U. gets all clear after bomb threat Updated: Mar-08-14 6:17 pm
- Montini Catholic tops Joliet Catholic 57-44 Updated: Mar-08-14 6:08 pm
- Harvard grad students help East Chicago with plans Updated: Mar-08-14 5:58 pm
- State school testing to switch to computer only Updated: Mar-08-14 5:34 pm
- Person may have fatally fallen on Texas A&M campus Updated: Mar-08-14 5:25 pm
- W.Va. gun bill heads to gov; mayor critical Updated: Mar-08-14 4:46 pm
- Man whose family fled Iraq an Ohio student leader Updated: Mar-08-14 3:37 pm
- NYC mayor says he doesn't oppose charter schools Updated: Mar-08-14 3:35 pm
- Acting principal named for Trinity High School Updated: Mar-08-14 3:28 pm
- Pa. universities might scrap uniform gun policy Updated: Mar-08-14 3:20 pm
- US education official heading to Rhode Island Updated: Mar-08-14 3:19 pm
- Kansas City-area spelling bee finally ends Updated: Mar-08-14 3:10 pm
- Woman sues SMU after alleged rapist is acquitted Updated: Mar-08-14 2:58 pm
- Missouri seeing effects of declining casino visits Updated: Mar-08-14 2:41 pm
- Teen arrested for threat written on school wall Updated: Mar-08-14 2:37 pm
- West Des Moines district considers closing school Updated: Mar-08-14 1:59 pm
- Lawmakers consider ways to help homeless students Updated: Mar-08-14 1:53 pm
- US education chief heading to Boston for meetings Updated: Mar-08-14 1:41 pm
- Students safe after fire at St. Lawrence Seminary Updated: Mar-08-14 1:32 pm
- Murray State names 2 as presidential finalists Updated: Mar-08-14 1:04 pm
- Dispute erupts over school reform in Newark, NJ Updated: Mar-08-14 1:01 pm
- University of Memphis picks finalists for top job Updated: Mar-08-14 12:58 pm
- College may offer classes in Brookhaven Updated: Mar-08-14 12:35 pm
- Pension law means pay cut for college president Updated: Mar-08-14 12:31 pm
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - Democrat Montrio Belton is officially launching his campaign to be South Carolina's next schools superintendent.
WASHINGTON - Officials have given the all clear after investigating a bomb threat at Georgetown University's Washington, D.C., campus.
NORMAL, Illinois - Montini Catholic beat Joliet Catholic 57-44 on Saturday to win its fourth girls Class 3A state title in five years.
EAST CHICAGO, Indiana - Harvard University graduate students are using the downtown Indiana Harbor neighborhood of East Chicago as a case study.
FARMINGTON, New Mexico - New Mexico students will take pencil to paper for the last time this month for their state standards-based assessment test.
COLLEGE STATION, Texas - Authorities believe a person has died after falling from a building on the Texas A&M University campus.
CHARLESTON, West Virginia - West Virginia lawmakers have passed a bill letting people with concealed-carry permits bring guns to city-owned recreational facilities, including swimming pools and after-school centers.
FAIRBORN, Ohio - A young man whose family left the violent turmoil of Iraq has become a campus leader at a southwest Ohio college with a fast-growing international student population.
NEW YORK - New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio says the city will work to find space for displaced charter school students.
DICKINSON, North Dakota - School officials have named an acting principal for a western North Dakota high school heavily damaged in a fire that authorities say was started by the former principal.
PITTSBURGH - The agency that oversees Pennsylvania's state-owned universities might scrap a plan to institute a uniform weapons policy at all 14 campuses, its leader said.
PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - The U.S. Department of Education's lead official on adult and technical education is returning to Rhode Island to highlight President Barack Obama administration's priorities on workforce development, education and training.
KANSAS CITY, Missouri - A marathon spelling bee between two Kansas City-area students who exhausted the initial word list last month ended after 29 more rounds Saturday when the eventual runner-up stumbled over the word "stifling."
DALLAS - A Southern Methodist University student who says she was raped in a campus dorm has sued both the school and the man she accused, seeking damages of more than $1 million.
JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - A recent decline in Missouri's casino revenues has created funding shortfalls for public schools and state-run veterans' nursing homes, raising questions among lawmakers about the extent to which the state can continue to rely on gambling to fund some key programs.
SPENCER, Iowa - A 16-year-old boy has been arrested on suspicion of making terroristic threats after police say he acknowledged writing a threat on a wall at Spencer High School.
WEST DES MOINES, Iowa - One of West Des Moines' first elementary schools would close under a budget-cutting proposal by the school district.
OLYMPIA, Washington - Mary Kamandala worried about her children.
BOSTON - The federal education chief is traveling to Massachusetts for a series of meetings on transformation of underperforming schools, career and technical education and teacher preparation programs.
MOUNT CALVARY, Wisconsin - The nearly 200 students at St. Lawrence Seminary are safe after a five-alarm fire broke out at a building on the boarding school's eastern Wisconsin campus early Saturday.
MURRAY, Kentucky - Murray State University has narrowed its presidential search down to two finalists after a third person dropped out because of health issues. The next president is expected to be selected Wednesday.
NEWARK, New Jersey - More than three years after Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg committed $100 million toward remaking Newark's struggling schools, the district is engulfed in a dispute over proposed large-scale teacher layoffs that's threatening to derail wider reform efforts.
MEMPHIS, Tennessee - Four finalists have been named in the University of Memphis' search for a new president.
BROOKHAVEN, Mississippi - Mississippi College may offer classes in Brookhaven for the fall 2014 semester, allowing area residents to pursue a master's degree without having to travel to the university's main campus in Clinton.
CHICAGO - The president of Chicago State University is taking a big pay cut to comply with a new state law aimed at reducing Illinois' massive pension shortfall.