Virginia has agreed to revise its annual academic targets to make more progress on closing the achievement gap after a firestorm of publicity surrounded its No Child Left Behind waiver plan.


Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam supports a Mitt Romney presidency, but he sees wisdom in some of the education-related work of the Obama administration.


New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's keynote address assails the educational establishment, along with Democratic leadership.


A panel in Tampa during the the Republican National Convention explored the controversial policy and the fictional film putting it in the spotlight.


The GOP platform released Tuesday at the Republican National Convention mirrors Mitt Romney's plans for revamping K-12 education.


Both candidates have good reason to pay special attention young voters, who provide important get-out-the-vote muscle for a campaign.


Rising high school senior Evan Draim, of Virginia, isn't yet 18 but will be in time for the general election.


Tonight's keynote speaker, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, has a national reputation as a union-arm-twisting, voucher-loving, education-budget-trimming chief executive.


With heavy weather bearing down, the GOP shuffles its lineup of events and speakers to stay on message when it comes to education and other issues.


With the Republican National Convention about to kick off, it's time to start speculating about who could be Mitt Romney's education secretary if he is elected.


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