Latest from Laura Meckler
Sausalito allegedly created a segregated school while sending extra money to a charter campus.
  • Aug 9, 2019
An annual education survey also finds public support for teaching Bible studies.
  • Aug 5, 2019
As college costs and student debt have risen, more attention — at least among Democrats — has been focused on increasing federal support for higher education.
  • Jul 30, 2019
Report draws criticism for assertion on incidence of behavior problems.
  • Jul 23, 2019
Agency’s focus on individual complaints, rather than systemic concerns, helps clear backlog.
  • Jul 10, 2019
While Joe Biden has come under attack for opposing busing in the 1970s, the politics around America’s premier school desegregation program have always been complicated.
  • Jul 7, 2019
Facing criticism from Sen. Kamala D. Harris, who was bused as a child, Biden seeks to explain his antibusing leadership of the 1970s.
  • Jun 28, 2019
Presidential contenders want more education money, without Obama-era strings attached.
  • Jun 25, 2019
Obama-era rules meant to prevent disproportionate discipline of children of color.
  • May 22, 2019
The Education Department’s inspector general found fewer than 100 emails sent or received by the secretary from private accounts.
  • May 20, 2019