Reports notes trends related to race, class and educational attainment  Inside Higher Ed

Data point to the intersection of race and class in who gets ahead educationally -- regardless of academic talent. Spoiler alert: it helps to be wealthy and white.

Wednesday, May 15, 2019 - 03:03
MCSD honors partners in education  WTVM

The purpose of the Partners in Education program is to improve education by encouraging meaningful business and community involvement in local schools.

Tuesday, May 14, 2019 - 22:47
Union heads in W.Va. want extra session on education nixed  WV News

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Unions representing teachers and school *service* workers in West Virginia are calling for an upcoming special legislative session ...

Wednesday, May 15, 2019 - 12:41
Turkey cuts summer break to boost education efficiency  Hurriyet Daily News

Turkey has shortened 13-week summer break for schools to 11-week in a move to increase efficiency in education, the education minister said on May 15.

Wednesday, May 15, 2019 - 06:21
Higher Education in America  The New American

Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Economics at Ohio University Richard Vedder's new book, Restoring the Promise, published by the Independent Institute ...

Wednesday, May 15, 2019 - 11:39
For an education that sees children as more than 'human capital'  Open Democracy

The left needs to reclaim education as a democratic practice, and ask searching questions about what education is for, and how we see teachers, children and ...

Wednesday, May 15, 2019 - 07:45
Forget Sats – find a true measure of education  The Guardian

Letters: Clive Stafford Smith says Sats are irrelevant to his son's life and Mary Bousted defends Labour's proposed assessment reforms, while Ann Moore and ...

Wednesday, May 15, 2019 - 12:54
Strong link between education level and well-being  Statistics Netherlands

The broad well-being of higher educated is higher than of lower educated.

Wednesday, May 15, 2019 - 09:00
Should Trump take Pell Grant money for NASA's moonshot? Outraged education advocates say no  USA TODAY

The Trump administration wants money meant for low-income college students shifted to help cover the bill for a NASA moonshot by 2024. Hold up, say ...

Wednesday, May 15, 2019 - 13:47
Alabama House committee advances lottery bill that would give education 25% of the revenue  Yellowhammer News

The Alabama House Economic Development and Tourism Committee on Wednesday gave a favorable report as substituted to SB 220, State Sen.

Wednesday, May 15, 2019 - 15:15