Online learning has been trumpeted by everyone from academics to politicians to venture capitalists as a way to improve access to education. But now a novel idea is emerging from a prominent group of digital education supporters: …
The bell has been rung in the next round in the fight over student loan interest rates, and borrowers could take it on the …
Gaining entry into an Ivy League school is getting tougher every year. The prestigious group of eight colleges and universities recently made their admissions decisions, and all but one decreased their already low acceptance …
Schools are adopting majors and certificate programs in unmanned aircraft systems to prepare students for potential future jobs.
Faced with a dismal job market, the legal profession may be undergoing fundamental change
As rising tuition and mounting student debt makes prospective income a bigger part of choosing a major, humanities disciplines such as philosophy and history are under attack in favor of such fields as engineering and business, …
As higher-education organizations look for ways to boost graduation rates, an open letter urges schools to narrow student choices
Upstart gives bright college students an opportunity to repay debt in a way that encourages them to take more business risks.
After the shootings in Newtown, Conn., attendance soars at an active-shooter simulation in Alabama
Mississippi, the state with the highest rate of both childhood obesity and childhood poverty, is trying to improve the diets of its youngest inhabitants
To steer more students into high-paying fields, Florida is considering freezing tuition rates for certain majors. Would it work?
Several states are considering providing guns and training to school personnel in an effort to prevent armed invasions
In the wake of the second deadliest school shooting in U.S. history, parents, administrators and legislators debate whether lockdowns are enough to protect students