Decades of increased taxpayer spending per student in U.S. public schools has not improved student or school outcomes from that education, and a new study finds that throwing money at the system is simply not tied to academic improvements.
With D.C. public schools and more than half of Maryland’s 24 school districts having reached or exceeded their allocated snow days this year, officials are weighing their options about how to make up the days they’ve used.
A judge is dismissing most of a federal lawsuit that attempted to halt the closure of 15 public schools.
The Virginia Department of Education is encouraging the state’s public schools to participate in a statewide test of Internet connection speeds next month.
Despite all the grumbling about tuition increases and student loan costs, other college expenses also are going up.
For many students and teachers, summer vacation was more like summer term.
Baltimore County public health officials are recommending that about 60 people get screened for tuberculosis after a case was reported at a high school.
District of Columbia officials are responding to a lawsuit over the closure of 15 schools, saying their plan was the result of extensive study and will improve education for all students.
The House of Delegates has passed legislation that would assign letter grades to public schools in Virginia just as teachers grade students from A to F.
A Virginia legislative subcommittee has sent a proposal to arm public school employees to Gov. Bob McDonnell’s school safety task force.