University pays federal fine of $32,500 for not alerting campus during 2007 mass shooting.
As it seeks $300 million more, Obama administration puts shiny gloss on controversial program.
Millions of children across the country are slated to take the practice tests related to the Common Core.
Progress report on the first dozen winners show some making progress but D.C. raising concerns.
Microsoft co-founder says teachers should push back against “false claims” and explain the standards.
The District is seeing the fastest growth in the number of students eating a free breakfast at school.
The organization answers critics who say five weeks isn’t enough preparation for teaching jobs.
Federal officials say the state can give Common Core field tests and not make scores public.
The District sees biggest jump in participation in federal free breakfast program, far above national average.
Responsive Classroom method shows teaching kids “soft” skills leads to math, reading gains, study says.
Obama wants education to get biggest discretionary increase outside of defense.
The president wants to increase discretionary spending for the Department of Education by $1.3 billion to $68.6 billion.
The House leader blasts the N.Y. mayor’s decision on the locations of three city charter schools.
Nonprofit trying to expand computer science in K-12 schools releases new “Flappy Bird” game to mark birthday.
As part of the “Let’s Move!” campaign, USDA plans to regulate food, drink advertising to students.
Administration’s ban on junk food ads in schools comes years after it abandoned a more ambitious plan.
The state superintendent of public instruction is making a plea for parents to lobby against the bill.
President of the National Education Association insists Common Core implementation has been “botched.”
Maryland students who take Common Core field tests this year don’t also have to take the MSA.
Education Secretary Arne Duncan, a former NCAA basketball player, hopes for an MVP award at this weekend’s NBA All-Star game festivities, when he’ll play with other celebrities.