- Chicago schools transition - smooth or rocky? Updated: Dec-08-13 10:53 am
- Minn. Beatle Project reaches the end Updated: Dec-08-13 3:05 am
- Commission takes no action against science teacher Updated: Dec-07-13 4:59 pm
- For Oil City native, there's never too many tubas Updated: Dec-07-13 11:25 am
- UConn at Avery Point focus of technology studies Updated: Dec-07-13 1:05 am
- Fine arts standards are proposed for Neb. schools Updated: Dec-06-13 12:49 pm
- US teacher killed in Libya planned to visit Texas Updated: Dec-05-13 5:35 pm
- Ballet's 'Nutcracker' gets Civil War-era makeover Updated: Dec-05-13 1:10 pm
- Diligent Asian students dominate global exam Updated: Dec-04-13 12:05 pm
- 5 students hurt in science experiment at LA school Updated: Dec-03-13 4:42 pm
- Mass., Conn. students perform well on global test Updated: Dec-03-13 4:13 pm
- Fla. students below global peers in math, science Updated: Dec-03-13 12:54 pm
- Grant helps Ishpeming violin-music program Updated: Dec-03-13 4:13 am
- Conn. museum sells statue to launch NASA satellite Updated: Dec-02-13 2:05 pm
- St. Helena proposes academy schools Updated: Dec-02-13 7:58 am
- Food class teaches med students good practices Updated: Dec-01-13 1:46 pm
- Poca grad an engineer on NASA Mars project Updated: Dec-01-13 1:44 pm
- Va nonprofit offers computer programming workshop Updated: Dec-01-13 1:36 pm
- McCook family turns to teaching Updated: Dec-01-13 12:27 pm
- Northern Va. school serves meals and training Updated: Dec-01-13 10:37 am
- IU program teaching first-graders to play guitar Updated: Nov-30-13 1:19 pm
- Academic emphasis improves school Updated: Nov-30-13 12:56 pm
- Got tech chops? Become NC teacher tuition-free Updated: Nov-30-13 4:05 am
- IUPUI students get immersed in cricket, the game Updated: Nov-29-13 10:53 am
- Professor works to develop grapes for Wyoming wine Updated: Nov-28-13 11:06 am
CHICAGO - They call them welcoming schools - public schools in Chicago that have taken in students and some staff from nearly 50 buildings that closed earlier this year.
MINNEAPOLIS - The Minnesota Beatle Project has reached the end of a long and winding road.
DIETRICH, Idaho - The state's Professional Standards Commission has decided to take no action against a south-central Idaho science teacher following complaints by parents about a sex education class.
OIL CITY, Pennsylvania - What do you get if you put 12 tuba-toting, holiday-loving musicians all together in one room?
NEW LONDON, Connecticut - Local lawmakers who secured $15 million in the last legislative session for renovations at the University of Connecticut's Avery Point campus in Groton are now focusing on improving the math, science and engineering facilities there.
LINCOLN, Nebraska - A proposal headed for the State Board of Education would set the first statewide standards for fine arts education.
AUSTIN, Texas - The Texas church where a chemistry teacher killed in Benghazi had worked before moving to Libya says he planned to visit before Christmas.
HUNTSVILLE, Alabama - With new sets under way and antebellum-style costumes for the Christmas Eve party scene, a production of "The Nutcracker" is taking on a hometown feel - Huntsville in the 1850s.
BEIJING - As a ninth-grader, Shanghai's Li Sixin spent more than three hours on homework a night and took tutorials in math, physics and chemistry on the weekends. When she was tapped to take an exam last year given to half a million students around the world, Li breezed through it.
LOS ANGELES - Officials say five students were taken to a hospital with minor injuries after a science experiment caused an explosion outside a Los Angeles High School.
NEW HAVEN, Connecticut - Massachusetts students scored among the top performing education systems worldwide in reading, math and science, while students in Connecticut also had top scores in reading and science and around average results in math, officials said Tuesday.
MIAMI - Florida teens scored lower than their international peers in math and science and about the same in reading, results from a global test released Tuesday show.
ISHPEMING, Michigan - When Anne Asplund received a $20,000 check from the Cliffs/Eagle Mine Marquette County Community Fund for her after school music program, it was like a dream come true.
HARTFORD, Connecticut - The Discovery Museum and Planetarium in Bridgeport is making a calculated trade-off as it launches a significant upgrade to its science education program for schoolchildren.
GREENSBURG, Louisiana - St. Helena Parish is aiming to convert its elementary and high schools into academies that would refocus the curricula at both schools.
MARTINSBURG, West Virginia - When writing a prescription for a patient, doctors' future recommendations may not be medicine, but cooking classes.
CHARLESTON, West Virginia - David Summers can recall his first encounters with engineering growing up in Southern West Virginia - rebuilding an old MG car with his father, or the Texas Instruments computer he learned to program with as a child in the 1980s.
BLACKSBURG, Virginia - The front row of the most recent Let's Code class wasn't the kind of group you would expect to find studying together. There was a Virginia Tech student, a structural engineer, a few elementary students and an Internet programming expert.
MCCOOK, Nebraska - For the Ramsay family of McCook, teaching must be in their blood.
WOODBRIDGE, Virginia - Faculty and staff members are being treated to a more upscale lunch two days a week at Freedom High School's new Bistro Cafe.
BLOOMINGTON, Indiana - First-graders at Templeton Elementary School are pickin' and grinnin' with the help of the IU Jacobs School of Music.
CHATTANOOGA, Tennessee - Dean Cress had it made. Twice.
RALEIGH, North Carolina - A North Carolina non-profit is looking for people who want to become teachers in math, science and technology by capitalizing on the skills and experience developed from working in the field.
INDIANAPOLIS - Fans of the game cricket, which is mainly popular overseas, hope Indianapolis becomes an American center for the sport and are celebrating a local university's effort to train students in the nuances of the sport.
CHEYENNE, Wyoming - Professor Sadanand Dhekney has a long history with grapes.