- Georgia releases 2 years of school scores Updated: Apr-21-14 10:25 am
- Kansas schools resume state testing after glitches Updated: Apr-21-14 10:07 am
- Livonia High to take in 180 new students this fall Updated: Apr-21-14 7:07 am
- Workforce training center underway in Lafourche Updated: Apr-21-14 5:13 am
- Schools slash heating bills with stimulus project Updated: Apr-20-14 12:40 pm
- Alaska village advances to national mascot finals Updated: Apr-20-14 8:55 am
- New program uses art to teach science Updated: Apr-20-14 1:10 am
- State not finished with El Paso cheating scandal Updated: Apr-19-14 5:49 pm
- Students turn trash into art, display it in town Updated: Apr-19-14 1:53 pm
- Iowa City police, students connect over hoops Updated: Apr-19-14 1:01 pm
- Mo. mulls state funds to districts for preschool Updated: Apr-19-14 11:37 am
- Plays' topics hit home for teens Updated: Apr-19-14 11:08 am
- Wheeling police warn of student target game Updated: Apr-19-14 11:08 am
- Charter school under development in Jefferson Updated: Apr-19-14 10:49 am
- Lafourche schools get new welding equipment Updated: Apr-19-14 10:34 am
- Chester launches school construction effort Updated: Apr-19-14 4:05 am
- Superintendent to return to work following order Updated: Apr-18-14 8:19 pm
- Illinois approved for No Child Left Behind waiver Updated: Apr-18-14 6:43 pm
- Kansas speech by Michelle Obama draws complaints Updated: Apr-18-14 6:28 pm
- Classes of 2017, 2018 get proficiency tests break Updated: Apr-18-14 5:31 pm
- Miss. reworks school ratings to accent graduation Updated: Apr-18-14 4:52 pm
- Judge rules in favor of Picayune School District Updated: Apr-18-14 4:45 pm
- Delaware approves 4 new charter schools, rejects 1 Updated: Apr-18-14 12:49 pm
- ND students help fund construction with pennies Updated: Apr-18-14 10:01 am
- Walker voters to decide on school bond issue Updated: Apr-18-14 9:58 am
ATLANTA - New data on Georgia's schools suggests the state's elementary and middle schools have improved during the last two years. But high schools haven't made the same gains statewide.
WICHITA, Kansas - Schools in Wichita and surrounding districts are resuming state testing this week after many of the bugs in the new assessments appear to have been worked out.
NEW ROADS, Louisiana - The shutdown of Pointe Coupee Central High School has some residents questioning whether Livonia High School will be able to handle the influx of new students next school year.
THIBODAUX, Louisiana - Construction on a Career Magnet Center has been moving smoothly despite recent weather delays, Lafourche Parish officials said.
PORTLAND, Maine - Years after federal stimulus dollars funded a Maine Forest Service Project to heat with local wood products, schools and other facilities report they have slashed energy bills in half while supporting jobs in the state's struggling timber industry.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - The northwest Alaska village of Deering may be tiny - with just 130 residents - but its school mascot is in the running for a national championship of nicknames.
MELBOURNE, Florida - It's a challenge tackled by engineers in the space program: Design a garment that can withstand a certain level of heat.
El PASO, Texas - Texas education officials want to repeal the state certifications of 11 administrators linked to an El Paso classroom cheating scandal.
GRAND ISLAND, Nebraska - First, Trinity Lutheran students found throw-away objects to make art.
IOWA CITY, Iowa - Basketball is helping students in Iowa City see local police in a whole new light, thanks to the idea of one officer's wife.
JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - Missouri lawmakers are moving to put more of the state's money where their mouths are in supporting preschool and early childhood programs.
PITTSBURG, Kansas - The first line of Pittsburg High School's coming theater production asks: "Do you ever take time to look around you? To truly see?"
WHEELING, West Virginia - Nearly 300 Wheeling-area high school students are sneaking around neighborhoods, hiding in yards and cars and stalking their targets with water guns that could be mistaken for real weapons. Some are wearing camouflage, masks and bandannas.
GRETNA, Louisiana - Organizers say a new charter elementary school proposed in Jefferson Parish would focus on college preparation and literacy.
CUT OFF, Louisiana - Welding students at Central and South Lafourche high schools are benefiting from new equipment made possible through a $10,000 grant.
CHESTER, Illinois - A southwestern Illinois school district has begun work to replace an elementary school's gymnasium and two classrooms rendered unusable because of structural issues.
CHEYENNE, Wyoming - Cindy Hill says she intends to be back on the job Monday morning running the Wyoming Department of Education following a judge's ruling that puts to rest her bitter legal battle to regain the office.
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - Illinois has obtained a waiver from some parts of federal No Child Left Behind education law.
TOPEKA, Kansas - If expanding the guest list to include Michelle Obama at graduation for high school students in the Kansas capital city means fewer seats for friends and family, some students and their parents would prefer the first lady not attend.
LAS VEGAS - Passing math and English classes with a D and simply taking the proficiency test will be all that Nevada high school freshmen and sophomores need to do in 2014 and 2015 to meet future graduation requirements, according to a state Board of Education decision.
JACKSON, Mississippi - Mississippi is reworking its rating system for school districts and high schools after federal officials demanded the ratings put more weight on high school graduation.
PICAYUNE, Mississippi - A Pearl River County judge has dismissed a lawsuit that alleged Picayune school officials were liable for a high school baseball player's injuries by failing to protect him from a hazing incident.
DOVER, Delaware - Delaware education officials have approved four new charter schools, all in New Castle County.
POWERS LAKE, North Dakota - When efforts to fund a $7.5 million school construction project in Powers Lake fell $1 million short, students turned to their piggy banks.
WALKER, Louisiana - Walker area voters will decide May 3 whether to approve issuing $25 million in bonds to pay for facility and technology improvements in the Walker school district.