- Amid Common Core drama, new Regent chosen by state Updated: Mar-11-14 7:14 pm
- List of budget items vetoed by New Mexico governor Updated: Mar-11-14 6:27 pm
- Obama honors college athletes at White House Updated: Mar-10-14 5:59 pm
- Governor joins in announcing education initiative Updated: Mar-10-14 3:43 pm
- Ohio students, teacher charged in bullying case Updated: Mar-10-14 1:21 pm
- Third-graders visit Flint museum for week of class Updated: Mar-10-14 10:52 am
- Childhood love of space pays off with Mars study Updated: Mar-10-14 10:02 am
- Culinary arts partnership announced Updated: Mar-09-14 10:02 am
- Zais calls for flexibility in high school courses Updated: Mar-08-14 11:12 am
- US approves California's new K-12 testing plan Updated: Mar-07-14 7:13 pm
- Johns Hopkins data spilled in 'extortion' attempt Updated: Mar-07-14 3:16 pm
- Bill exempts homeschool students from requirements Updated: Mar-07-14 11:53 am
- Fiddlers young and old preserve musical tradition Updated: Mar-07-14 11:32 am
- Grant helps all students join in school music Updated: Mar-07-14 10:52 am
- Conn. governor visiting RI to discuss dyslexia Updated: Mar-07-14 3:04 am
- Inslee to keep pushing teacher-evaluation bill Updated: Mar-06-14 8:28 pm
- Va awards $2M to boost teacher science, math Updated: Mar-06-14 2:55 am
- New Mexico police chief: Curriculum to be released Updated: Mar-05-14 6:21 pm
- Board OKs Nebraska fine arts standards for schools Updated: Mar-05-14 12:09 pm
- Smith unveils app challenge for Neb's 3rd District Updated: Mar-05-14 5:08 am
- Kalakaua Middle School teacher wins $25K award Updated: Mar-04-14 9:04 am
- Ga. joins national teacher preparation initiative Updated: Mar-03-14 5:05 pm
- Nebraska working on statewide testing problem Updated: Mar-03-14 12:28 pm
- School garden helps West Texas students grow Updated: Mar-03-14 11:57 am
- Arts Council seeks artists for teaching directory Updated: Mar-03-14 3:05 am
ALBANY, New York - New York lawmakers on Tuesday voted in one new member of the Board of Regents and retained three more, making only a minor change to the educational board that has been blamed by parents and teachers for a poor rollout of tougher Common Core standards.
SANTA FE, New Mexico - Here is some of the spending vetoed by Gov. Susana Martinez on Tuesday in a $6 billion budget bill.
WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama is honoring college athletes from across the country in a White House ceremony.
STILLWATER, Oklahoma - Gov. Mary Fallin joined Oklahoma State University President Burns Hargis and officials with the National Math and Science Initiative to announce the start of a program intended to prepare teachers in science, technology, engineering and math.
PARMA, Ohio - A substitute teacher and five students at a suburban Cleveland high school face charges after police say a 14-year-old developmentally disabled boy was bullied in gym class.
FLINT, Michigan - Elementary school students in Genesee County spent a week away from their usual desks recently to learn in a new classroom: Sloan Museum.
FORT WAYNE, Indiana - Ron Williams remembers walking into the cafeteria with Mrs. Richardson's second-grade class at Broadview Elementary in 1961 to watch the launch of the Mercury spacecraft on a black-and-white television. Since before then, Williams has been interested in space, and now he is one step closer to reaching Mars, even though he actually isn't going into orbit.
GULFPORT, Mississippi - Students completing their associate's degree in hospitality and catering programs at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College can now continue their bachelor's studies in Mississippi University for Women's culinary arts program.
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - South Carolina high school students who don't plan to go to college should be able to choose courses that are more practical than algebra II or English literature, the state's superintendent of schools says.
SAN FRANCISCO - Federal education officials on Friday approved California's plan to roll out new computer-based standardized tests this spring, ending a months-long dispute that put the state at risk of sacrificing $1.5 billion in federal school funding.
BALTIMORE - The names, email addresses and telephone numbers of 848 current and former Johns Hopkins University biomedical engineering students were posted online after a hacker's failed extortion attempt aimed at gaining broader access to the school's computer network, the university said Friday.
SALT LAKE CITY - A bill advancing at the legislature would exempt homeschooled students from following state requirements about curriculum or days spent in school.
BURLESON, Texas - A recent warm afternoon turned cool, and a motley crew of fiddlers trickled in.
FRANKLIN, Indiana - When students at Northwood Elementary go to their third- and fourth-grade music classes, most of them play recorders, but a handful of them grab bongos, bells, tambourines and xylophones.
HARTFORD, Connecticut - Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is appearing at a Rhode Island school, where he is scheduled to talk to students about his personal experiences overcoming learning disabilities.
OLYMPIA, Washington - Gov. Jay Inslee said Thursday he hopes lawmakers can come to an agreement on the state's teacher-evaluation system before the Legislature adjourns next week.
RICHMOND, Virginia - The Virginia Department of Education is awarding more than $2 million in grants to enhance teachers' knowledge of science, technology, engineering and math and their ability to teach the subjects.
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - New proposed state police training material that critics say gives officers more leeway to use deadly force will be released to the public next week, New Mexico Police Chief Pete Kassetas said Wednesday.
LINCOLN, Nebraska - The State Board of Education has approved Nebraska's first fine arts standards in music, visual, performing and media arts.
SCOTTSBLUFF, Nebraska - Nebraska's 3rd District congressman has announced a contest for high school students in the state's vast, rural district to create a new software application for smartphone, tablet or computer devices.
HONOLULU - A Kalakaua Middle School teacher is being honored with a national education award.
ATLANTA - Georgia will join a national initiative to better prepare teachers in certain in-demand subject areas, Gov. Nathan Deal announced Monday.
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Nebraska officials have been working with a state contractor to solve technical problems that hampered statewide writing tests for thousands of students earlier this year.
EL PASO, Texas - Nine weeks ago, Charles Garcia was a disengaged student, keeping to himself in the back of the classroom. But since breaking ground on his latest school project, the El Paso Academy West senior can be found wielding a sledgehammer or behind the wheel of a bulldozer in the school's new garden, where he often works with classmates until long after the sun sets.
FRANKFORT, Kentucky - Kentucky artists who are qualified to conduct residencies in schools may apply to be included in the online Teaching Artists Directory.