Education News from NY Times
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The F.B.I. and the University of Mississippi are looking for two men who left a noose and flag with a Confederate battle emblem on a statue of the university’s first black student.
Does someone give up the right to participate in our democracy for committing a felony at any point in life?
Eric Barron, a nationally known climatologist, has been president of Florida State University for the past four years.
Coachella Valley High School, in Thermal, Calif., has agreed to redesign its mascot, the Arab, after a petition from the American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee.
A few schools in New York City reported perfect or near-perfect attendance rates, but a few of them were inaccurately high.
The newest chorus of complaints about the common learning standards is coming from one of their earliest champions: New York State.
We are off for the holiday on Monday, but will be back with most of our usual content the rest of this week.
University scientists and academic organizations have become uncharacteristically vocal about the government's blunt preference for commercially applicable science.
In Miami and many other cities, public schools that admit students districtwide and focus on themes like art, law or technology are gaining popularity after largely falling off the radar.
The Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus is recognized by no country except Turkey. Yet students from over 100 countries attend its international universities.
A premier black college has been rocked by the economy, infighting and a changing demographic landscape.
Campus cards are the subject of a report by the Government Accountability Office, which recommends tougher regulations to make sure students get a fair deal.
Use reporting on the weather at the Sochi Olympics and around the U.S. this winter to practice the skill of identifying cause and effect.
Is recess just for elementary school students, or should students in middle school — or even high school — have some form of recess or unstructured time?