Education News from NY Times
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The University of Virginia, guided by the local police, on Monday reinstated Phi Kappa Psi, the fraternity at the center of a magazine article detailing gang rape allegations that later came into question.
How do you help a child navigate continuing, but always fluctuating, family relationships — or should you just resolutely stay out of the way?
A variety of apps and online services put you in touch with medical providers, but users should be aware of who they’re talking to (or texting with).
Strangers like to tell me what I’m doing wrong as a parent, or at least give me hard, critical looks, all the time. But there’s a big part of our story they often don’t know.
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Arne Duncan outlined the administration’s priorities for a revision of No Child Left Behind, indicating that testing was important to measuring achievement.
Here are several paragraphs from a Jan. 8 article, “In Weather Fit for Hibernation, Central Park Grizzly Bears Debut.” Can you choose the best word for each blank?
The announcement is part of a weeklong focus on privacy and cybersecurity by President Obama ahead of his State of the Union address on Jan. 20.
Three prominent health, finance and self-help authors will teach the first courses, which will cost $25 to $85.
A new Tony Award will be given annually to a theater teacher who has made a “monumental impact” on the lives of students.
Educational technology companies are latecomers to exploiting the potential of the Internet, but venture capitalists seem to believe their time has come.
Professor Degler, a Stanford historian, was a Pulitzer Prize-winning author who illuminated the role of women, the poor and minorities in the nation’s evolution.
The president urged Congress to allocate an estimated $60 billion over 10 years for an initiative that would be based in part on a Tennessee program.
The City Council in Hyattsville, Md., approved giving 16- and 17-year-olds a voice in local government.
A former Florida A&M University band member was sentenced Friday to more than six years in prison for manslaughter and felony hazing in the death of a drum major.
A guide to the debate over President Obama’s plan to make community college free for many students — and the local programs that have already done so.