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The "Face My Age" website will take your selfies and reveal how long you might live.
Chicago schools becoming a flashpoint in battle over standardized testing.
All Chicago Public Schools are closing Tuesday due to the cold temperatures expected.
The decision came late Sunday afternoon after the district was criticized by the union for planning to hold classes.
The school hopes to open in the empty storefront early next year.
A list of tips and ideas to help kids adapt to the new national curriculum requirements in school.
As cursive becomes endangered in schools, Americans evaluate what it’s really good for.
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.
Are kids in the cross-hairs when it comes to potential gun violence at schools?
The debate over homework rages among American parents and educators, and many question its value altogether.
The Northbrook coffee shop removed a homecoming image painted by a high school club after receiving complaints. Its corporate office said the store should not have done so.
Six private schools are either slated to open or expand in the city, according to Crain's Chicago Business.
The 103-year-old school joins less than 300 across the country named to the list and the only neighborhood school to earn the award.
Reports of severe allergic reactions have spiked, but that doesn’t mean your kid’s PB&J’s are banned.
The elementary school was one of 13 across the state and the only Chicago recipient awarded the grant.