Education News from NY Times
Updated: 5 hours 33 min ago
A thank you to the students and teachers who participated and the organizations that judged — and some logistical tips for students about how to prove you participated when you’re back in school.
Months ago, we ran a student challenge asking, “What tech tools play the biggest role in your life?” We apologize for the long delay in announcing the winners, but congratulations to Oceanna, Molly, Zineb, Jason, Vivian, Oyenuga, Mykaela and Jane.
What is your reaction to the president’s plan? What do you think is the best way to lower the cost of higher education?
Can you choose the correct punctuation for an article about a New York restaurant frequented by Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg?
In Buffalo, President Obama announced his new plan to decrease college costs. While some students looked on favorably, others said educational problems went far beyond the price of tuition.
Promising to eventually use federal student aid as leverage, President Obama said, “We can’t price the middle class and everybody working to get into the middle class out of college.”
Do you feel Pfc. Bradley Manning received an appropriate and fair sentence for the crimes he committed? What case could you make for him to receive a longer or shorter sentence?