The director of Harvard's Religious Literacy Project, Diane Moore, discusses teaching religion in public schools.
A Tennessee lawmaker's bill would prevent schools from teaching students about religious doctrine before 10th grade.
The Minneapolis school district says it is immediately pulling an early-reader program that has books with racial, gender, and cultural stereotypes.
The newest round of math and reading scores on the National Assessment of Educational Progress, known as the "nation's report card," are due out early next week, and some are saying they're likely to have fallen.
About 200 educators will learn more about the common-core standards, which are implemented in American-curriculum private schools in the Middle East.
Several hundred "space buffs," including students, teachers, and astronauts, gathered on the White House's South Lawn for an evening of stargazing.
Code.org says the new videos are intended to be used in classrooms across the country or just by anyone who wants a clear explanation of Internet operations.
Just four states and the District of Columbia require students to complete college- and career-ready level courses in math and English/language arts to graduate, according to a new report.
Nearly 14 percent of 3rd graders in North Carolina were "retained" last year for not meeting reading proficiency standards—but the numbers are more complicated than they seem.
The National Council of Teachers of English has hired Emily Kirkpatrick, the vice president of the National Center for Families Learning, as its new executive director.