Eight independent DC-area schools announced on Monday their decision to eliminate Advanced Placement courses by 2022.


Students like math and science more than they did nearly a decade ago, but they like reading less, especially in elementary school.


Participation and performance among AP Computer Science courses has increased in the past year, but especially so for the popular AP Computer Science Principles class.


High school history teachers are fighting back against changes to Advanced Placement World History that eliminate content on pre-colonial Africa, Asia, Americas and the Middle East.


Gov. Tom Wolf of Pennsylvania plans to sign a bill requiring 7th through 12th graders take a civics test.


The foundation wants to help schools in developing countries have access to "better information, evidence, tools, and approaches to improve teaching and learning."


A new study finds a link between beefing up high school graduation requirements in math and science and a reduction in youth drinking.


Karthik Nemmani, 14, from McKinney, Texas, nabbed the Scripps National Spelling Bee champion title on Thursday night in Oxon Hill, Md.


The PARCC test is harder than some of its competitors, but nearly all states have raised the bar on tests in recent years.


A good plan can help you achieve your goals. Starting from the finish and working backward gets the best results, according to researchers.


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