Residents of Alaska's small villages and cities are fleeing their rural communities—and their local schools—for more urban Anchorage, where gas, heating fuel, and food are cheaper.
There wasn’t a single question on schools during the vice presidential debate, but the candidates managed to sneak in some comments on education.
If the moderator doesn't ask a question about schools, it won't be because no one tried.
Sen. John McCain is not backing away from his widely debunked education ad attacking Sen. Barack Obama's record on education.
Register now to watch the Webcast of a live debate Oct. 21 between top education advisers to Barack Obama and John McCain.
The Gates and Broad Foundations say they aren't going to be providing any additional funding for ED in '08, the venture that was designed to put education front-and-center in the presidential campaign.
The Republican vice presidential nominee told Katie Couric that evolution, and not creationism, should be in the public school curriculum.
Consider Bob Barr, Cynthia McKinney, or Ralph Nader, who all promise to repeal the federal education law.
Barack Obama wants to create a $25 billion fund to fast-track construction projects, whether they be for highways or schools, which he says will lead to 1 million new jobs.
Republicans have not responded to repeated requests for clarification on their endorsement of an "English First" policy as part of the official GOP platform.