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The latest state assessments show improvement in test results and graduation rates, though many seniors are in danger of not meeting graduation requirements.
One Massachusetts high school gave it a try.
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.
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.
I was skeptical of them at first. But the more I’ve researched, the more I believe in their importance.
You've bought the supplies (or not), you've got the new clothes (some of them), and like it or not, the first day of school is upon you. Here, some inspiration to get you ready for the year
In honor of National Teacher Day, we ask you to share your stories of gratitude, and let us know who the best teacher in town is.
The Division I girls’ basketball playoffs go all-chalk, as favorites La Salle and Westerly easily turn away South Kingstown and Bay View.
Zipcar currently has one car sharing spot at Roger Williams University in Bristol.