Canada has one of the best system of education and skills in the world, says a report by the Conference Board of Canada.
Jennifer Martinez, a humanities teacher for high school dropouts in the Bronx, speaks about her experience teaching at CUNY Prep. Each year, 200 students complete the program [...]
Former governor dies: Booth Gardner, who served two terms as governor of Washington, died at the end of a nearly 20-year battle with Parkinson’s at the age of 76.
The average child is exposed to 4 hours of background TV per day. Negative content, for example, of unhealthy food or violence, can have a huge negative impact. But [...]
A proposal to halt two contentious education practices in New York City—school closings and co-locations—fell short at a public education hearing Monday night.
For the first time this election season, the five Republican candidates for mayor met without the Democratic candidates, during a debate at the Roosevelt Hotel on Wednesday [...]
Federal agencies are making progress in addressing the unmet needs of the growing Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders community.
When Laura Fenn saw her students sitting in a classroom, parked behind a desk and unfocused on their schoolwork, she decided to develop The Walking Classroom in response to [...]
A judge in Manhattan temporarily blocked Gov. Andrew Cuomo from withholding $250 million in aid to New York City schools.
The New York state union for teachers sued the state of New York to challenge the state’s limit on property-tax increases for school funding.