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March 17, 2016

Bible Study in Public Schools Sought In New State Laws

Legislatures in Kentucky and Idaho are considering measures that would permit the Bible to be taught in schools.

March 15, 2016

'Hamilton' Cast Meets With Students at White House to Talk History, Arts

Cast members of the Broadway hit musical Hamilton visited the White House to meet with local students and tout a new educational program.

February 24, 2016

Islam Lesson Turns Into Legal Battle For Virginia District

Why are so many lessons about Islam landing so poorly? It turns out that most teachers get little to no preparation to teach about religions.

February 23, 2016

Ethnic Studies Requirement Rejected by Kansas Lawmakers

Kansas is the latest of several states to consider, and ultimately reject, requiring ethnic studies courses in public schools.

January 28, 2016

More States Set Financial Literacy Standards, Fewer Require Economics

The Council for Economic Education's annual survey finds that fewer states are requiring economics.

January 28, 2016

Three Decades After Challenger Disaster, Remembrances and Change

It's been 30 years since the space shuttle Challenger exploded with New Hampshire teacher Sharon Christa McAuliffe on board.

January 20, 2016

GED Lowers Passing Score, Tens of Thousands More Could Get HS Credentials

The change was prompted by data showing that students who passed the revised GED are doing better in college than recent high school graduates.

January 14, 2016

Civics-Test Bills Hit State Legislatures Again in 2016

A bill in Nebraska would require high school students to take a civics examination before graduating.

December 18, 2015

Outrage Over Arabic-Writing Lesson Leads Virginia District to Close Schools

Schools are closed today in Verona, Va., and weekend athletic events canceled, after school district officials there have been fielding angry phone calls and emails over a classroom assignment that asked students to copy an Islamic statement of faith.

November 20, 2015

Nebraska Students Create Civics Game

Three girls in Nebraska created an online game aimed at helping their classmates learn more about civics.

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