Though illiteracy here and across the U.S. continues to be a growing social problem, efforts to combat it are under attack by the city and state legislature, under the guise of reigning in runaway spending.
More than 500 high school students walked out of classrooms at public schools city wide to massive education budget cuts.
Megan Fox fights for public education in a great, new video.
Bronx residents send a message to Bloomberg and the Department of Education: More schools!
The court said Itawamba Agricultural High School officials violated the student's First Amendment rights when it canceled the prom rather than let her attend with her girlfriend.
I would hate to think that all of my effort could be cast aside because some standardized test or other incomplete measurement suggested that I was not doing a good job.
Young people and their parents had two reasons to celebrate yesterday's passage of the sweeping health care reform bill.
Everyone who loves college basketball, loves March Madness. But the price is costly and unacceptable.
The administration's education "blueprint" discards some of the No Child Left Behind law's much-criticized features, but keeps or adds others that teachers, their unions and other public school advocates oppose.
Hundreds of thousands of students, parents, faculty, campus workers and community supporters demonstrated in California and around the country March 4 in a massive protest to save public education.