Last spring, when the odds seemed far longer, Bob Cousineau, a social studies teacher at Pennridge High School, predicted that whatever happened in his embattled district would become a national “case study” one way or another. It would either create “the blueprint” for outside political interests to enact a complete
Los Angeles public schools, with two exceptions, will be open Monday, officials have announced, reaffirming an earlier decision Supt. Alberto Carvalho made in concert with city and county officials.
Parents and school staff were urged to check social media and texts, phone messages and emails for further alerts.
Math scores of K-12 students in the U.S. plummeted during the COVID-19 pandemic. Hopes that these scores would rebound among teenagers after the pandemic have proven vain. In 2023, U.S. News & World Report reported that math scores among teenagers are the worst they’ve been since the 1970s.
Bill Bennett, education secretary under President Ronald Reagan, stressed the importance of U.S. K-12 schools steering clear of social experimentation amid rising chronic absenteeism and a notable decline in academic performance since the coronavirus pandemic.
“It’s not in very good condition. It needs to be a lot better. We look
It is becoming clear that companies are not finished with layoffs.
It is only four weeks into
Artificial intelligence (AI) is blazing a new trail this year in education as schools take concrete steps to incorporate the technology into their teaching, replacing the panic and confusion educators previously faced.
Arizona State University (ASU) is leading the charge in higher education, announcing a partnership with OpenAI, the creator
In 2019, molecular biologist Elisabetta Citterio embarked on a journey to highlight the achievements of women in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM), and to
BRYAN, Texas — According to a local advocate, the number of students homeschooling in the Brazos Valley has at least doubled since the pandemic subsided.
This is on par with national trends, where there’s been a 51 percent increase in homeschooling since 2021 compared to 2017-2018.
- Home learning during the
A high school foreign exchange student was declared missing in Utah on Friday as his parents in China received a ransom note alongside a photo of the boy, police said.
Kai Zhuang, 17, who resides in Riverdale, Utah, located 34 miles north of Salt Lake City, while he attends school
A consultant’s report on Iowa’s Area Education Agencies suggests Iowans are paying considerably more than other states for special education but are getting less in terms of student achievement.
The study, which the governor’s office made public Monday, pertains to Iowa’s nine Area Education Agencies. The AEAs provide special education
Catholic schools in the United States have often been countercultural. Today our schools challenge the dogmatic culture of secularism that’s gripping public institutions — and none do so more effectively than Catholic classical schools.
These institutions are committed to introducing their students to the foundations of Western civilization, drawing on