FILE - In this May 22, 2018 file photo, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos testifies at a House Committee on Education and the Workforce, n Capitol Hill in Washington. The Trump administration is rescinding Obama-era guidance that encouraged schools to take a person’s race into account to encourage diversity in admissions. That’s according to an administration official who spoke on condition of anonymity. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

President Trump to Rescind Obama-era Guidelines Encouraging Colleges to Increase Diversity in Admissions

The Trump administration is moving to rescind Obama-era guidance that encouraged schools to take a person’s race into account to encourage diversity in admissions,...

Texas High School Student, Destiny Brannon, Stripped of Valedictorian Title and $25,000 Scholarship After...

A Texas high school senior had the whole world ahead of her - she was just named class valedictorian and was headed to college...

Brooklyn Nets’ Allen Crabbe Saves His Old High School, Frederick K.C. Price III Christian...

The NBA offseason is dominated by the draft and free agency, and for good reason. Not only are they incredibly important times for teams...
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Liberty University Professor Stephen Kilpatrick Arrested for Attempting to Have Sex With a Minor

Virginia authorities say an educator at an evangelical Christian university led by Jerry Falwell Jr. has been accused of trying to have sexual relations...

Tech Billionaire Elon Musk Dives into Education with Exclusive Grade School

Elon Musk, tech billionaire of Tesla and SpaceX, is quietly tinkering with education by developing a small school in the corner of a SpaceX...

Virginia School Named for Confederate General to be Renamed Barack Obama Elementary

In a former capital of the Confederacy, an elementary school honors the country's first African-American president. A Virginia elementary school named for a prominent general...
Greene County has become a frequent campaign pit stop for both state and national politicians. (Terrell Clark / The Hechinger Report)

How Loose Laws Let Elite Charter Schools Exclude Minorities

This clearly was no ordinary public school. Parents of prospective students converged on Lake Oconee Academy for an open house on a bright but unseasonably...

John Stonestreet and G. Shane Morris: What’s Great About Schools Today

What happens if your school district crosses a line with its curriculum? What do you do now? Here are some words of encouragement. Last month,...

Harvard University Records Show School’s Admissions System Discriminated Against Asian-American Applicants

Harvard University killed an internal investigation in 2013 that found evidence the Ivy League school’s admissions system is biased against Asian-American applicants, a nonprofit...
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Federal Judge Rules in Favor of Christian Colleges in Abortion-Pill Mandate Lawsuit

A federal judge has ruled in favor of Christian colleges in Michigan and Iowa that sued the government to avoid paying for abortion- and...

Sheryl Sandberg Talks About ‘Painful’ Facebook Lessons in MIT Commencement Speech

Sheryl Sandberg has a message for college grads: be "clear-eyed optimists." The Facebook COO addressed graduates at Massachusetts Institute of Technology on Friday, urging them...

The Evil Ran Deep: Larry Nassar’s Boss Had MSU-Themed Porn, Officials Say

William Strampel, the former dean of Michigan State University’s College of Osteopathic Medicine and the former boss of disgraced “doctor” Larry Nassar, stored MSU-themed...
General view of the University of Cincinnati campus seen before the game against the Austin Peay Governors at Nippert Stadium on August 31, 2017 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Michael Hickey/Getty Images)

‘Atlantic’ Article Says Law Will Soon See Male, Female College Students Who Have Drunken...

A Title IX case at the University of Cincinnati—rife with legal, anatomical, and emotional improbabilities—illustrates the potential excesses of policing sex on campus. Is it...

‘Koinonia’: This Year’s Winning Spelling Bee Word had Christians Saying, ‘I Know That One!’

After the typical litany of obscure and clunky terms at this year’s Scripps National Spelling Bee championships—bewusstseinslagen ousted one top competitor—the final word actually...

‘Let’s Keep Beating All Their Odds, Baby!’ 24-Year-Old Single Mother Graduates From Harvard Law...

A 24-year-old single mother quickly became viral after she posted photos of her graduation from Harvard Law School. Briana Williams took to Instagram to...

College Board CEO David Coleman: How Religious Education Helps Us Rethink the College Admissions...

High school graduation is a season of joy as we witness a sea of smiling young graduates, ready for anything. However, those smiles far...

Alabama Student Spotted Walking to Get to His High School Graduation in Viral Photo...

For the past school year, Corey Patrick has gotten up at 4:30 a.m. each morning to catch a local bus to get to Tarrant...

Once Homeless Philadelphia Teen Gets Full Ride to Harvard

Philadelphia teen Richard Jenkins used to sleep in a homeless shelter and was nicknamed "Harvard" by bullies for being a bookworm. Now, he is...

Second Graders Wish Their Parents’ Phones Weren’t Invented Because They Are on Them ‘Every...

Second graders at a Louisiana school wish their parents would get off their phones. Elementary school teacher Jen Beason said four of her students told...

Michelle Obama Shares Throwback Photo Reflecting on ‘Scary’ Time as a First-Generation, Black College...

Michelle Obama shared a rare throwback photo on Instagram Tuesday and reflected on her “scary” experience as a first-generation, black college student at “white and...