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By PBS NewsHour
President-elect Donald Trump has named Betsy DeVos as his choice for education secretary. DeVos, who has never worked in public education, is a prominent advocate of charter schools and school vouchers. What does this pick say about Donald Trump’s education…
On Nov. 8, California voters will vote on a proposition that would make it easier for school districts to expand bilingual education. Critics say English-only instruction is crucial to assimilation, while supporters argue that it would be an opportunity to…
At a time when schools across the country are cutting arts education, this city is aiming to make it universal. Myran Parker-Brass, a classically trained mezzo-soprano who sang for the Boston Symphony, is working to provide weekly arts education to…
By Kenya Downs
How can more Latino males overcome financial and cultural barriers to higher education? Join The PBS NewsHour for our Twitter chat.
By Matt Krupnick, The Hechinger Report
After a college closes, thousands of students may be give up just when the country needs more people with degrees.
People in doctoral pipelines to university jobs are disproportionately white, making black educators hard to come by.
By Corey Mitchell, Education Week
In 2009, there were only 10 Mandarin dual-language programs in the United States. Now there are nearly 200.
By Mark Walsh, Education Week
The controversial ruling on race-based admissions could have lasting and immediate effects everywhere, from the most selective colleges to neighborhood K-12 schools.
The battle over Common Core education standards is playing out across the country, but a new set of requirements for teaching science is creeping into curricula without the same fanfare. Some states are voluntarily adopting the practices, which emphasize more…
By Deanna Del Ciello, Swikar Patel, Education Week
Every wonder what it's like to attend a multilingual school? At this Pennsylvania high school, more than 15 languages are spoken.
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