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An African-centered charter school is praised by supporters as instilling confidence in students, even as their subpar national test scores have led to a recommendation to close the academy.
The state education commissioner ruled that New York City could require the charter school operator to sign a prekindergarten contract it had refused to sign.
In his new memoir, Ed Boland tells of trying, and failing, to make a difference at a public school in Manhattan.
The now-defunct Trump University, subject of a Marco Rubio attack at the Republican debate, is embroiled in lawsuits accusing it of misrepresentation.
Families spend an average of $24,000 a year on college, but many don’t take advantage of federal tax credits and deductions to help lower the cost.
High above Rio de Janeiro’s crowded favelas, kites soar and dive — and attack. In this short documentary, we learn how kite fighting is more than just a simple pastime for the young people holding the strings.
The Learning Network: Student Question | Have You Ever Been Humiliated by a Teacher? How Did it Affect You?
What is your reaction to this video? Do you think this little girl was humiliated? Have you ever been in the same position? How did it affect you?
What examples did you see of egregious double standards? What more subtle forms of discrimination did you learn about?
The plaintiffs argued that too often, incompetent teachers end up in classrooms with disadvantaged children, with the law making it impossible to remove them.
An assistant professor who called for “some muscle” as she tried to remove journalists from a campus protest last year was dismissed.
In the latest Nacubo-Commonfund study, endowments under $25 million averaged a five-year annualized return of 10.6 percent versus 10.4 in the $1 billion-plus category.
The Learning Network: Our Third Annual Student Editorial Contest: Write About an Issue That Matters to You
Back by popular demand, our Student Editorial Contest runs until March 29. Here you can find an overview, the rules and some resources that may help.
The Learning Network: Student Question | What Are Your Reactions to the Results of the Primaries So Far?
Do you know who the front runners are? What are your predictions for who will win the nominations in each party?
Nadya Miranda said officials of the charter school focused on defending the teacher and its public image, with little concern for her daughter’s welfare.
What do you think the drastic drop in oil prices might mean for life in a country where 90 percent of government revenues are from oil?
Mr. Foote sought to dispel the university’s reputation as Suntan U., and presided over a nearly tenfold increase in the university’s endowment.