Education News from NY Times
Updated: 5 hours 57 min ago
Every year as summer hits full swing, we post a list of ideas for teaching and learning about the joys — and challenges — of the season. All students 13 or older are invited to post their answers to the 12 questions we’ve asked.
Once riding high with billions of dollars in federal loans to finance students for its schools, Corinthian is now close to collapse.
The Abu Dhabi government entity that oversaw construction chose Nardello & Company to do the inquiry, a move that follows reports of violations of workers’ rights.
A “Night Night Package,” delivered in a shelter, helps to make children who have little of their own feel more at home, welcome and safe.
Chancellor Carmen Fariña wants schools to adopt aspects of a method that the Education Department turned away from several years ago.
Theme parks, smelling money, now make it easy for parents to pay more to avoid the sweaty lines. But what lessons do kids learn when some of them march past the others to board the rides without waiting?
Do you agree with the Supreme Court’s ruling? Should the police need a warrant before being allowed to conduct a cellphone search? Why?
Martha Rose Shulman, the Recipes for Health columnist and cookbook author, lays the groundwork for stir-fries, and answers readers’ questions.
The week before my two eldest children headed off for a month of open-air sleeping in the woods of northwest Virginia, I made a permethrin solution and soaked their clothes in it.
What does a study show about what happened to risk-taking, socially precocious 13-year-olds in later years?
The American Academy of Pediatrics now advises doctors to recommend reading to infants, and for good reason. Reading is a habit best formed early.
Mayor Bill de Blasio unveiled a series of changes to make it easier for special-needs students in New York to receive private schooling at public expense.
The Education Department said that it would evaluate growth in students with disabilities over time and will compare their test scores with those of students not designated with special needs.