Federal numbers show that Virginia’s teachers are paid more than the national average, but educators in some areas of the state get significantly less.
AT&T is donating $5 million to a Washington-area charity that works to prevent students from dropping out of school.
A construction worker allegedly sleeping off a drug high at Stuarts Draft Middle School caused a scare Friday when weapons were spotted in his vehicle.
For many students and teachers, summer vacation was more like summer term.
A shooting outside of Stedwick Elementary School in Gaithersburg is still under investigation by Montgomery County police.
Lots of Howard County students like to read, but not all of them are working with the Maryland Center for Entrepreneurship to market that passion in front of billionaires.
After a school official reported a disorderly child on a special needs school bus in Winchester, Virginia Monday morning, a police officer responded to calm the student down and sit with him for the duration of the bus ride.
A Suffolk second grader has been suspended for making gunlike noises while pointing a pencil at another student.
A new Gaza law mandating separate classrooms for boys and girls from age nine is another worrisome sign that the territory’s Islamic militant Hamas rulers are gradually imposing their fundamentalist practices, the head of a Gaza women’s group warned Tuesday.
School systems in the Washington area are looking at later high school start times. Advocates say the teenage biological clock is geared for later bedtimes and blame a lack of sleep for contributing to absenteeism, depression and poor academic performance.