Most high school principals are grappling with hostile clashes between students and a swirl of other problems stemming from the political division and heated rhetoric during the Trump presidency, according to a new report.
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A new survey shows that colleges are responding to the call to make SAT or ACT scores optional when students apply for admission.
April 23, 2018
An African asylum-seeker won the right to perform in a national poetry competition, despite federal rules that require contestants to be citizens or permanent residents.
January 09, 2018
Part of its recently announced $1.7 billion investment in K-12, the foundation is looking for groups to keep tabs on networks trying out different approaches to improve middle and high schools.
October 11, 2017
There's good news and bad news in education for Latinos: They're making huge gains in finishing high school and enrolling in college, but they're getting stuck in the job market because they are less likely to earn bachelor's degrees.
October 02, 2017
The high school graduation rate among Hispanic students has dropped sharply in the past decade, reaching an all-time low.
September 14, 2017
Test scores, race, and family income are just some of the factors that influence who gets in to selective-admissions high schools in Philadelphia, raising questions of access and equity.
March 21, 2017
Some New York City schools have valuable lessons to offer in boosting graduation rates for English-learners.
February 07, 2017
Aviation programs are touted as appealing to students of all backgrounds, and one major school district has constructed its own hangar in the belief that if you build it, students will come.
December 09, 2016
A new report examines the educational attainment data of three cohorts of young adults and found that there is still significant work to do to close opportunity gaps.