Primary And Secondary Education
MUNCIE | Ball State University has pulled its sponsorship of seven Indiana charter schools — including two in Gary — plagued by long-running academic woes.
CHICAGO | An angry Mayor Rahm Emanuel's appeal to the courts to end a six-day teachers strike in the nation's third largest city set off a new round of recriminations Monday, but did little to end a walkout that has left parents scrambling and kept 350,000 students out of class.
Where's the demand?
Teachers, parents and writers explore the yin-yang of the Titanic for children ahead of the wreck's centennial this week.
Eleven-year-old John Payne has been a student of the Titanic since kindergarten.
Test aims to end social promotions in Indiana schools
Fines are fine, but law is necessary
Creationism is bad science
Protection bill leaves bad smell
Lawmakers should leave IHSAA, high school basketball alone
Lawmakers may fail cursive writing test
More isn't better with alcohol
A shot across the online retailing bow
BOLINGBROOK, Ill. | Hours after Chicago completed a gutsy win at Philadelphia, running back Matt Forte and cornerback Charles Tillman started studying again. Only this time the subject was finance — part of a community service program at a local high school on Tuesday morning.
It's appropriate to reconsider state's caps on liability
Don't rush online course plan
As an "unschooler," Zoe is untethered from the demands of compulsory education. Unschooling has been around for several decades, but advocates say there has been an uptick as more families turn to home-schooling overall.
School's never out for 14-year-old Zoe Bentley. Nor is it ever in.
Vouchers' critics lose first round
Before school athletes get their heads in the game, a greater number of them will be getting baseline concussion scans, which can improve treatment if they suffer a blow to the head.
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