Also in our weekly roundup of education news, the Federal Commission on School Safety met publicly to brainstorm ideas around how to make schools safer.
The tragedy in Parkland, Fla., this year kicked off a national debate over how to reduce school violence: through tighter security and tougher discipline ... or more help for troubled students?
Starting this new school year, students and staff will have the option of marking "X" for gender on school forms, instead of just "M" for male or "F" for female.
Parents in Ghana's capital city have embraced preschool as a way to vault their kids into a better future. But the children aren't learning. And the reason may surprise you.
The cover of the 2017-18 Mohawk High School yearbook features an illustration of the Mustang with feathers, beads, war paint across its snout and an arrow that runs parallel to the image.
Nearly one-fourth of high-achieving students from low-income families apply to college completely on their own. One approach to make the experience better? Pair students up with a virtual adviser.
Also in our weekly roundup of education news, the University of Chicago makes test scores optional for applicants.
Summer vacation is a welcome break for many K-12 students and families, but it can be stressful for those who struggle to afford basic needs — such as food.
A new survey of America's youth offers more than a few surprises — and raises some important red flags.
Part of a parent's job is to help kids do their best, but pushing too hard can backfire. Some parents are learning to balance the focus on success with an emphasis on well-being.
Amid the cat videos and makeup tutorials on YouTube, millions of people have watched a dad interview his daughters. But La Guardia Cross insists he's an "extreme non-expert on fatherhood."