Researchers found that while social media gave parents a bigger voice in the debate, it also led to a "proxy war" over common standards.
Decades of policy work could offer rivals plenty to critique should the former first lady, senator, and secretary of state make a run for the White House in 2016.
Do any noises keep you awake at night? Do they distract you in class or get in the way of your doing your homework? Do they ever prevent you from enjoying a movie?
Here are several paragraphs from a Feb. 27 article, “With White-Knuckle Grip, February’s Cold Clings to New York.” Can you choose the best word for each blank?
Professor Freedman, who was credited with inventing legal ethics as a serious academic subject, was especially concerned with lawyers’ responsibilities toward their clients and with access to justice.
Under a government crackdown on for-profit schools that leave students with useless credentials and punishing debt, some colleges have converted to nonprofits, in lucrative deals.
The former principal, Christopher Keogan, pleaded guilty in September to stealing money from Cardinal Hayes High School in the Bronx. He was supposed to pay back about $8,200 this week.
Wei-Hock Soon, who is at the center of a controversy over fossil-fuel funding for climate research, denounced his critics and said he would be happy to comply with possible additional disclosure requirements.
He stood up to the White House and the Vatican as he transformed Catholic higher education in America and raised a powerful moral voice in national affairs.
Beverly Hall, the former superintendent who was awaiting trial for her alleged participation in a conspiracy to alter test results, died Monday after a battle with breast cancer, her legal team said.
What are your personal “rules” for using punctuation and acronyms and abbreviations in text messages?
In New Mexico, hundreds of students protested the PARCC Common Core exam by walking out of school. In New Jersey and other states, thousands of students refused to take the tests. In Chicago, schools officials who earlier said they would not give PARCC test to all students bowed to state pressure and said they would — even though the head of the school district said “that to administer PARCC this year is absolutely not in the best interests of our students.” And in Florida, computer problems in numerous school districts forced officials Monday to delay the state’s new standardized assessment tests.Read full article >>
At seven Big Ten schools this year, students are taking on the issues of rape and drinking, using theater and social media to spark debate."They twisted it around and made it something it's not." Sound familiar? #GoodKidsUMDRead full article >>