SEATTLE — A bewitching creature — half woman, half deer — battles a shaman and a sentient tree. Lightning bolts strike. Weapons explode. Nasty spells are cast.
BEIJING — Chinese students have shown an insatiable appetite for attending U.S. colleges: Last year alone, more than 235,000 were enrolled at American institutions of higher education.
COLUMBUS, Ohio — Millions of students will sit down at computers this year to take new tests rooted in the Common Core standards for math and reading, but policymakers in many states are having buyer’s remorse.
Missing just two days a month can knock students off track academically.
Underlining the immense risks taken by those working in West Africa to understand and combat the worsening Ebola outbreak, five co-authors of an important new Ebola study were killed by the virus before their research was published.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — State lawmakers on Thursday passed a bill that would make California the first state to define when “yes means yes” while investigating sexual assaults on college campuses.
OKLAHOMA CITY — President Obama’s administration on Thursday stripped Oklahoma of authority to decide how to spend $29 million in education funding because the state abandoned national academic standards known as Common Core, in a rebuke that a union official said could lead to teacher layoffs.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A judge declared Texas' school finance system unconstitutional for a second time Thursday, finding that even though the Legislature pumped an extra $3 billion-plus into classrooms last summer, the state still fails to provide adequate funding or distribute it fairly amon…
DALLAS — A generation or so ago, even the best day care centers were mostly about keeping little kids clean and fed and away from chomping on each other. These days, the best-respected programs have curriculums and lesson plans and assessment goals.
TORONTO (AP) — Toronto Mayor Rob Ford once made players on a high school football team roll in geese droppings, according to newly released documents.
RALEIGH, N.C. — Four North Carolina State University students have dreamed up a striking way to detect date-rape drugs that’s getting some major media buzz.
Republican Doug Ducey and Democrat Fred DuVal waste no time in political duel.
Sleep deprivation for adolescents is a public health issue we can fix.
John Huppenthal falls in the GOP primary; plus other state race results.
It is 1861 and the two men are going off to war.
Gainful employment rules would limit options for non-traditional students.
$9 million donation could help ease shortage of large-animal doctors.
The 7-year-old's artwork will be featured on a postage stamp.
Major League Baseball Commissioner-elect Rob Manfred participates in the ALS Ice-Bucket Challenge outside the organization's headquarters in New York, Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014. Manfred participated with more than 160 other MLB employees to raise more than $16,000 for the ALS Association. (AP…
Lawmakers have ignored a law to adjust funding to inflation, judge says.