A new report from CityHealth finds that 12 of the nation's biggest cities are meeting multiple standards of quality in their prekindergarten programs, including licensed teachers, wraparound services for children, and ongoing professional development for early-childhood educators.


While research has concluded that money can indeed improve academic outcomes, two advocacy groups say it's up to school districts' chief financial officers to make sure that happens.


All 46 schools in the Mesa County Valley School District closed last Thursday and Friday after students and staff at more than a dozen schools experienced norovirus-like symptoms.


Central office is sometimes cast as the 'dark side' by principals who may see people with good intentions who have lost touch with the day-to-day operations of schools. These three principals are using what they know from both sides to benefit their schools.


President Trump has backtracked on a plan to ban flavored e-cigarette sales, to the dismay of some education and health professionals worried about effects on children.


A new study of gentrification's effects on neighborhood schools finds differing impacts based on the race and ethnicity of the new families moving in.


The recall is due to the fact that the bus seats don't have enough padding, increasing the risk of students getting injured in a crash.


The Racial Equity Leadership Academy for principals, a partnership between the Los Angeles district and the USC Race and Equity Center, plans to give principals the skills they need to tackle racial equity head-on and address disparities in their schools.


The state's "Influence 100" project includes a leadership development program that will give aspiring district leaders a hands-on opportunity to work through an equity issue in their home districts.


Los Angeles is suing Juul on public-nuisance grounds in a case that could encompass many other California districts.


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