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Problems are especially pronounced near schools, town officials say.
Miller Creek seventh grader advances to the state finals.
A list of tips and ideas to help kids adapt to the new national curriculum requirements in school.
A “Swigging, Slurping and Sipping through the Ages” class figures to be among the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute’s most intriguing offerings.
As cursive becomes endangered in schools, Americans evaluate what it’s really good for.
The school is participating in the national event for the first time.
A big change is underway in the world of American education.
A new study reveals that sexual violence among young Americans is a serious problem.
One private company estimates it will be monitoring students’ tweets in over 3,000 schools by year’s end.
Student loan debt likely will force today's college grads to work longer.
Regular inspection of your child’s texts, Facebook and Twitter may not show whether they’re involved in cyberbullying.
To do everything you’re supposed to do, you’d need a time machine.
A recent Atlantic article explores what happens when a parent takes on his daughter’s homework for a week: it’s not pretty.
The debate over homework rages among American parents and educators, and many question its value altogether.
Reports of severe allergic reactions have spiked, but that doesn’t mean your kid’s PB&J’s are banned.
France wants to ban Honey Boo Boo-style pageants and crass child advertising. The former would never happen in the US, but the latter could.
The comedian says part of the problem can be solved by just not giving kids phones.