The state's highest court upheld the termination of an 8th grade science teacher for insubordination over religious displays and his personal religious views in the classroom.


Amid heated political rhetoric from Gov. Bobby Jindal, Louisiana and the Justice Department head to federal court Friday over the state's private school voucher program.


John and Mary Beth Tinker are present as the Supreme Court Historical Society celebrates their landmark case over the right to wear black armbands in school.


The Supreme Court struggled to find a way to uphold the practice of prayers before government sessions.


Groups worry in a case on a chemical-weapons pact that education and family law treaties might require the federal government to wade into policies that traditionally are state prerogatives.


Three groups have collaborated on a guide to help school administrators with the changes that bring new benefits to same-sex couples who are legally married.


A federal appeals court has revived the age-discrimination lawsuit of a school custodial supervisor who was laid off by a Virginia school district.


Conservatives on the U.S. Supreme Court appeared skeptical that Michigan's prohibition on affirmative action in higher education violates the 14th Amendment equal-protection principles.


The U.S. Supreme Court dismissed a case about age-discrimination claims by public employees that was being watched closely by groups representing teachers and school boards.


The U.S. Supreme Court declined to hear an appeal from black parents that a student assignment plan for Nashville school district led to unconstitutional resegregation of the schools.


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