Education News from NY Times
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Many older adults have found a home or a second career as historical interpreters at living history museums or as docents at historic house museums.
The debate over whether autism is a disease to be cured or a variation to be celebrated is an abstraction, utterly disconnected to our day-to-day experience. To describe that, I cannot avoid the lexicon of illness.
Want cookbook author and Times columnist Martha Rose Shulman to help your family eat more healthily? We’re looking for you.
Evidence is mounting that rising levels of student loan debt are restraining the ability of young adults to buy homes and enter the “grown-up” economy.
In this lesson, students learn about current research on social structure and personality attributes in a type of communal spider, then design their own research questions related to personality.
Sending a child with special needs, physical or otherwise, to summer camp isn’t just a matter of filling out the forms.
Those of us who have kids with disabilities in our lives spend countless hours discussing them, yet, we rarely, if ever, talk directly to children themselves about their challenges. These conversations can be scarier for the grown-ups than they are for the kids.
What are the most interesting or memorable works of visual art — whether sculptures, drawings, paintings, photography or anything else — that you’ve seen? Why do you think they have stayed with you?
Can you calculate the number of nights a Queens resident has rented out his spare bedroom if you know how much he charges and how much money he has made?
The list of “sexual assault violators on campus,” was quickly scrubbed away, but by early this week it had reappeared on the walls of several other women’s bathrooms around campus.
Robert J. Birgeneau, a former University of California, Berkeley, chancellor, withdrew from Haverford’s commencement, joining a number of others who have backed out of speaking engagements this spring in response to campus objections.
Sallie Mae, the student lender, and Navient, its former subsidiary, have agreed to pay $97 million to settle complaints about excessive fees and interest on loans to military service members.
My son is a great child who worked hard to make the friends he has. What if I’m lying when I tell him he will be able to do it again?
Would you be interested in taking a cattle-raising class like the one to be offered in Hagerstown, Ind.?