A new state audit faults three Northshore School Board members for taking free meals from a carpet vendor working on a new high-school project and talking about district business over dinner without calling it a public meeting.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — The University of Illinois stakes claim to 23 Nobel Prize winners and tech prowess that contributed to the creation of YouTube, Netscape, Java and Yelp. But students at the central Illinois campus don't just bury their heads in books, they also party — so much so that they've earned the top...
Teachers who work in low-income schools could get help from the federal government to pay back their student loans.
The Washington Nanofabrication Lab at the University of Washington, used by researchers and businesses alike, plans to nearly double in size and increase its “clean room” space.
Momentum keeps building for ending the school-to-prison pipeline, but we already know what kids need.
Seattle children start school less prepared in math than in reading. Brain research says we underestimate how much math kids that age can do.
WASHINGTON (AP) — More than 20 years after banning prisoners from receiving student aid, some federal and state inmates could be eligible for Pell grant money to take college courses while still behind bars. Education Secretary Arne Duncan and Attorney General Loretta Lynch announced the administration's new Second Chance Pell Pilot program during a visit...
The babies who learned the sounds of a foreign language best were the ones who were better at looking back and forth between Spanish-speaking tutors and the toys the tutors described.
Opponents of Tim Eyman’s latest anti-tax initiative are trying to block a public vote on it. They filed a lawsuit arguing I-1366 is unconstitutional.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The University of Phoenix, which runs an online college popular among military veterans, is under federal investigation for possible deceptive or unfair business practices, its parent company the Apollo Education Group told shareholders Wednesday. The for-profit, publicly traded company is the largest recipient of federal student aid for veterans and often a...