The U.S. Supreme Court refused to hear the case of the the Romeike family, who are threatened with deportation after fleeing Germany in order to homeschool their children.
Lawmakers in Scotland approved controversial new legislation assigning an individual government overseer for every child to monitor their development.
When it comes to banning the advertising of food in public schools, the First Amendment apparently doesn't apply.
What is in your child’s school textbooks? Given, as Abraham Lincoln said, that “the philosophy of the classroom today will be the philosophy of government tomorrow,” today is a good time to find out.
The National Education Association, the nation's largest teachers union and ardent supporter of the Common Core academic standards, has now called the nationwide implementation of the standards "completely botched."
While some have pointed to tragedies like that of Sandy Hook and Aurora as reasons to disarm the populace, others recognize those moments as further reason to honor the Second Amendment.
The deeply controversial nationalized education scheme known as “Common Core,” pushed by the Obama administration and billionaire Bill Gates, is under major pressure in the establishment-stronghold state of New York.
Philadelphia's public school system has joined several other big-city school systems, such as those in Atlanta, Detroit and Washington, D.C., in widespread teacher-led cheating on standardized academic achievement tests.
A group called Students Matter is suing California schools for not providing an adequate public education; unions are fighting back.
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie has proposed an after-school dinner program in Camden’s schools and an expanded school schedule statewide.