155,000 New York Kids Boycott Standardized Tests

Tens of thousands of parents expressed disapproval of New York's reliance on standardized tests by having their children refuse to take the tests earlier...

White Maryland County Bans All School Field Trips To Baltimore

Harford County has indefinitely suspended all student field trips to Baltimore, citing concerns for the safety of their students. School officials pointed to unrest...

Threats Against Schools that Come by Text, Phone Apps Frustrate Schools Officials and Police

Threats against schools don't just come written on bathroom walls these days. Spread using smartphone apps, social media and Internet phone services, anonymous reports...

Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake Visits Hospitalized Student Stabbed at West Baltimore High School, Calls Attack...

Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake said Wednesday she visited the University of Maryland's Shock Trauma Center to support the family of a student stabbed at a...

Rihanna Joins Clara Lionel Foundation to Launch Global Scholarship Program

In the video below, Rihanna shares her vision for improving arts, culture, and health in her home of Barbados and globally. Get to know the...

Memphis Teen Kevuntez King Sells Newspapers for 5 Years so His Single Mother Wouldn’t...

If you’ve had any concerns about our future generation, this article will give you some hope.  17-year-old Kevuntez King told FOX13 that he grew up...

Lincoln University President Kevin Rome to Be Named New President of Fisk University

Lincoln University President Kevin Rome will be named to the same position at Fisk University, sources close to the school’s board of trustees have...
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Dr. Herron Keyon Gaston Diversifies Yale Divinity School

NEW HAVEN — The Rev. Dr. Herron Gaston calls himself a people person, the perfect qualification for his job of recruiting an increasingly diverse...

Emmaus Bible College Tops List of Top 50 Bible Colleges

Feeling called to Bible school, but don't know which one is right for you? Well, a leading resource for Christian higher education, Christian Universities Online,...

An Education Reporter Puts Himself To The (Standardized) Test

What are the two most feared — most reviled — words in the English language? "Tax day," maybe? Or "traffic jam"? "Pink slip" still connotes an...

U.S. Department of Education Releases List of Colleges Being Investigated for Sexual Assault

The U.S. Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights (OCR) released today a list of the higher education institutions under investigation for possible violations...

On the 10th Anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, The Charter School Debate Fractures New Orleans...

Katrina. The mere mention of the Category 5 monster of a hurricane that barreled down the Gulf Coast and made landfall in the early-morning hours...

Christian Colleges Are Becoming More Diverse in Order to Reflect God’s Kingdom

While most Christian colleges in the United States have been predominantly white institutions, there is an ongoing movement within Christian higher education to diversify...

“Duck Dynasty” Inspires Students to Form Prayer Clubs at School

Reality TV show "Duck Dynasty" is inspiring students to pray in schools across the country, according to 16-year-old "Dynasty" star Sadie Robertson. Sadie said students...

Emma L. Minnis Junior Academy, 100-Year-Old African-American School Perseveres to Offer a Christian Education...

For almost 100 years, a small, predominantly African-American school founded in 1915 and operated by a church in the Russell neighborhood has persevered to...

Student Mentoring Program in Opelousas, Louisiana Begins Monday

Several schools in Opelousas are currently ranked as academically unacceptable, with the entire school system achieving a D grade. Those rankings mean a disturbing number...

Tennessee Lawmakers Pass Law Protecting the Right of Students to Express Their Religious Beliefs

State lawmakers approved legislation Monday meant to ensure students can express their religious views at school. Senators voted 32-0 to pass the Religious Viewpoints Antidiscrimination Act,...

Students Across U.S. Protest Over Rising Debt, Access to Free Public College

Students were set to walk out of classrooms across the United States on Thursday to protest ballooning student loan debt for higher education and...
The piece of paper on which Tamarion, 10, was told to write the word "ma'am" as a form of punishment. (Teretha Wilson)

North Carolina Mother in ‘Disbelief’ After Teacher Punishes her 10-Year-Old Son for Addressing her...

The mother of a 10-year-old boy in North Carolina is outraged that her son was recently punished for calling his fifth grade teacher "ma’am.” “I...

Graduates Who Have Beat the Odds

Every year, millions of students don their caps and gowns and cross the stage, putting them on a path to college, a career and...