The cable host's "Last Week Tonight" skewers test preparation at school, the tests themselves, test publishers, and the political atmosphere around school accountability.
The glossy magazine for the nation's wealthy set cites the work of an array of education givers, some well-known, some not.
A former CNN producer launches a news and information site about education that will include video reports from conferences in the field.
National correspondent Kate Snow interviews 5-year-old Jacob and 8-year-old Malisa and examines some of the family, medical, and school issues they face.
Nikole Hannah-Jones of ProPublica won the Education Writers Association's top award for her examination of the persistence of racial segregation in U.S. schools.
As education reporters rolled into Chicago for their annual conference this week, they were greeted with headlines about the latest crises in the Chicago Public Schools.
Daytime TV host Ellen Degeneres made the day of teacher Callie Flanders and her elementary school in Union Bridge, Md.
Mary Kay Letourneau chats with Barbara Walters, while "Saturday Night Live" spoofs teacher-student relationships in a way that is sure to offend someone.
"The Homestretch" takes viewers to the basements and the shelters where homeless young people rest their heads while trying to attend school.