A court reinstated a Title IX lawsuit against a Florida district over its alleged mishandling of multiple sex-harassment complaints against the same teacher.
The U.S. Supreme Court today agreed to take up a California law that prohibits the sale or rental of violent video games to minors.
A federal appeals court has reinstated some free speech and retaliation claims by several teachers at a Colorado charter school.
The department's office for civil rights withdraws guidance issued under President Bush that permitted colleges to use student surveys to determine interest levels in particular sports.
The U.S. Supreme Court appeared sharply divided on whether public schools and universities may deny full recognition and benefits to student religious groups that require members to subscribe to their beliefs.
Goodwin H. Liu, a federal appeals court nominee with broad education policy experience, faced sharp criticism from Republicans on the Senate Judiciary Committee.
Goodwin H. Liu, who is drawing criticism from Republicans, has a long record of policy experience in education.
A federal appeals court said that it would re-examine two panel decisions on whether parodies of school principals created by students on MySpace were protected by the First Amendment.
Justice John Paul Stevens, who announced his intention to retire, has written many opinions in education cases in his 34 years on the court, often in dissent.
A Washington State teachers union has agreed to settle the last remnant of a long-running legal battle over non-member "agency" fees that improperly went for political purposes.