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.
The Hillsborough County School District has closed at least one school, relocated hundreds of staffers, and will put security officers on some school buses during the four-day convention.
Hawaii has made a lot of progress in implementing its Race to the Top grant, but one key deliverable still eludes the state: a new teachers' contract.
Education Week is headed to Tampa and Charlotte to bring you the latest and greatest from the political conventions.
President Obama gave one of his most significant speeches on K-12 during this election season yesterday, bragging about everything from the administration's plan to offer states waivers to common core.