Some federal and state prisoners could soon be eligible for federal student aid to take college courses while behind bars.
Mexico has finally dropped the onerous requirement that all foreign-schooled children get officially notarized, translated copies of previous school records in order to study in Mexico.
The latest high school graduation rate has reached 81 percent, the Education Department said Thursday in an analysis of the 2012-2013 school year.
Federal officials have again granted Louisiana a waiver from compliance with the Bush-era No Child Left Behind education law.
Obama Administration Issues New Guidance Reminding Schools To Enroll Children Brought In US Illegally
Despite a 32-year-old court ruling, school districts continue to raise barriers to enrollment for children brought into the U.S. illegally, the Obama administration said Thursday, characterizing reports of hindrances as troubling.
The Education Department says complaints against two District of Columbia charter schools related to students’ immigration status have been resolved.
Some of the 55 colleges and universities facing federal investigation for their handling of sexual abuse allegations say they’re cooperating with the U.S. Education Department, though few are offering details about what information the agency is seeking.
U.S. public high schools have reached a milestone, an 80 percent graduation rate. Yet that still means 1 of every 5 students walks away without a diploma.
Michelle Obama has a message for students who are thinking about going to college: fill out the federal financial aid form.
Only 4 in 10 students who entered college in 2007 have earned degrees from the school where they started.