NPR |Aug. 09, 2014 2:15 p.m.
Author Elizabeth Green argues that effective teaching is a craft, not a skill teachers have naturally. She says teachers need more mentorship — not just more mandates.
NPR |May 26, 2014 9:56 a.m.
U.K. Education Secretary Michael Gove has decided that the English literature list for a national exam needs to be more English, so he is swapping American texts in the curriculum for British ones.
NPR |April 15, 2014 8:11 a.m.
The Address follows an intensive program that teaches kids with learning difficulties to recite the Gettysburg Address. And in doing so, it raises some tough questions about resources.
NPR |March 24, 2014 1:45 p.m.
An international relations lecturer is using her students' love of food to teach them about global conflicts. It's a form of winning hearts and minds that's gaining traction among world governments.
NPR |March 18, 2014 2:24 a.m.
Host David Greene shares a clip from a Tell Me More conversation about getting information to lower-income students about college admissions and financial aid.
NPR |March 13, 2014 2:30 p.m.
A new study by Pew Research Internet Project has a surprise: people who use the old-school local library also tend to be highly engaged with technology.
NPR |March 13, 2014 10:34 a.m.
The California university is already famous for its wine and beer programs. Coffee seemed like a natural next step. It's new Coffee Center aims to break down the science behind the perfect cup of Joe.
NPR |Jan. 20, 2014 3:43 p.m.
The owner of Inspire BBQ is on a mission to reclaim troubled youth and teach them a profession.
NPR |Jan. 19, 2014 8:59 a.m.
Norma Bowe's class helped students come to grips with the death or pending death of a loved one.
NPR |Dec. 23, 2013 1:40 p.m.
Gingerbread housing collapse got you down? Civil engineers reveal how to build them right.