Gov. Ned Lamont and his fellow Democrats in the legislature’s majority appear headed for a battle over education in the next state budget. The $26.1 billion plan the governor proposed Wednesday for the upcoming fiscal year trims funding for public colleges and universities. And while a major initiative to expand […]

CERN celebrates the International Day of Women and Girls in Science by shedding light on the variety of career paths for women in STEM. Each year, on 11 February, CERN celebrates the International Day of Women and Girls in Science by shedding light on the variety of career paths for […]

We are excited to invite you to Reimagine Education, a worldwide digital event from Microsoft Education taking place Wednesday, March 6, 2024, at 9:00 AM PT (UTC-8) and 6:00 PM PT (UTC-8).   During the event, hear stories from innovative schools around the world. Also hear from Microsoft leaders, including […]

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. Most, if […]

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. The New […]

Piper Sandler managing director and SR economist Jake Oubina sits down with ‘Mornings with Maria’ to discuss the shift from focusing on inflation to unemployment and the risk of recession on the horizon. It is becoming clear that companies are not finished with layoffs. It is only four weeks into […]