Skip to content Skip to navigation

Feed aggregator

Chicago Wants to Know Students' College, Career Plans

Education Week - April 17, 2017 - 8:35am
The city is making plans to require students to create postsecondary plans or risk not graduating with a diploma.
Categories: Education News

New Hires Fill Some Empty Spots at Education Department

Education Week - April 17, 2017 - 8:28am
A slate of personnel picks at the U.S. Department of Education includes some who have been working there since earlier in the Trump administration and require no Senate confirmation.
Categories: Education News

School Choice Implications in Religious Rights Case at High Court

Education Week - April 17, 2017 - 8:27am
A dispute not directly related to education has the potential to weaken or eliminate one of the last legal barriers to vouchers for use at private religious schools.
Categories: Education News

After Virginia Tech mass shooting, big miracles at a small hospital

Education News from Washington Post - April 16, 2017 - 1:00am
The surgeons and physicians at Montgomery Regional Hospital kept victims alive.
Categories: Education News

Opinion: The Real Reason Black Kids Benefit From Black Teachers

Education News from NY Times - April 15, 2017 - 2:30pm
Outside the classroom, we inhabit the same world.
Categories: Education News

Minority teachers in U.S. more than doubled over 25 years — but still fewer than 20 percent of educators, study shows

Education News from Washington Post - April 15, 2017 - 1:00am
The number of minority teachers grew by 104 percent from the 1987-1988 school year to 2011-2012.
Categories: Education News

Are finances at Howard University better or worse under the current president?

Education News from Washington Post - April 15, 2017 - 1:00am
A look at the university's books before and since Wayne Frederick took office as president in 2014 shows he is leading a turnaround beset by internal challenges and external pressures.
Categories: Education News

Explosion at University of Idaho sends four students to the hospital

Education News from Washington Post - April 15, 2017 - 1:00am
A rocket engineering club apparently set off the accidental explosion while testing fuel on campus.
Categories: Education News

New report alleges decades of sexual abuse at elite Connecticut prep school

Education News from Washington Post - April 15, 2017 - 1:00am
The report names 12 former faculty members who engaged in what it said were substantiated instances of sexual misconduct with students dating back nearly 60 years.
Categories: Education News

Charter schools in California are opening where they aren't needed, study says

Education News from Washington Post - April 15, 2017 - 1:00am
Who should decide where charter schools are allowed to open?
Categories: Education News

Government watchdog investigating discrimination in student loan servicing

Education News from Washington Post - April 15, 2017 - 1:00am
“We're looking at disparities in outcomes … and we believe there may be some,” Patrice Alexander Ficklin of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau said Friday.
Categories: Education News

Finalists for Washington Post Principal of the Year and Teacher of the Year

Education News from Washington Post - April 15, 2017 - 1:00am
These educators are seen as standouts in the Washington region.
Categories: Education News

‘Get it the right way first’: Principal of the Year finds success in a Virginia school

Education News from Washington Post - April 15, 2017 - 1:00am
Nathaniel Provencio of Minnieville Elementary is Washington Post Principal of the Year
Categories: Education News

Teacher of the year says his success is being available to students

Education News from Washington Post - April 15, 2017 - 1:00am
Sean Pang of Rockville High School is tapped as the Washington Post Teacher of the Year
Categories: Education News

Editorial: Mr. Cuomo’s Free* College Plan

Education News from NY Times - April 14, 2017 - 9:06pm
There are a lot of holes in the scholarship program, but that hasn’t kept the governor out of adverb overdrive.
Categories: Education News

DeVos Halts Obama-Era Plan to Revamp Student Loan Management

Education News from NY Times - April 14, 2017 - 7:38pm
In another reversal of previous policies, President Trump’s education secretary hit the reset button on a plan to streamline a much-maligned patchwork of loan servicers.
Categories: Education News

History Teacher | Shattuck-St. Mary's School

Latest Job Postings - April 14, 2017 - 5:59pm
US - MN - Faribault, QUALIFICATIONS:   Candidate will be comfortable instructing in an innovative educational environment, familiar with technology in the classroom, and open to blended teaching.  Ideal can
Categories: Jobs

Pages

Subscribe to National Council for the Social Studies aggregator