Can schools discipline students for remarks made online? The answer is not entirely clear.
One recommendation to fix inequity in Australia is for the government to fund non-government schools to the same degree as government schools, while banning them from charging fees.
US Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos has resigned. Five experts comment on the impact she had on education.
Layoffs and pay freezes next year would hurt in-class instruction and student progress when it's most needed.
Kindergarten enrollment dropped 16% this year, according to an NPR survey of 60 school districts across 20 states.
America's public schools often lack the adequate security to protect their students' most sensitive data from being linked on the web.
Is the public education that Ruby Bridges fought to integrate a relic of the past?
The push to expand charter schools in the U.S. contributed to a robust movement of teachers’ unions and allies demanding a well-resourced public school system.
Racial, ethnic and class inequities regarding gifted and talented services are found in most school districts.
The education philosopher Paulo Freire would have denounced the pandemic-fueled proliferation of online schooling as an affront to democracy and a further entitlement for those in positions of power.
The battle to expand private education in South Carolina amid the pandemic mirrors previous struggles over civil rights and highlights the ways systemic racism has undermined public education.
Millions of public school students are learning online, mostly at home. Any standardized tests they take in this unusual school year may not yield reliable data about their academic progress.
Without the opportunity to learn in dual-language programs, children may lose out on growing up to be bilingual.
School nurses were already overwhelmed, with hundreds of students and staff in their charge. Now, COVID-19 screenings and testing have become their priority.
Fully funding private primary schools would significantly decrease inequity in Australia. And it wouldn't cost the government too much more than it's already spending on education.
An effort to bring three teachers together while they taught young students online over the summer in Arizona didn't bode well.
For US parents, the health, economic and social crisis the COVID-19 pandemic brought about is compounded by the difficult if not impossible task of working, caring for and educating kids.
In about two in three US families with two parents, both are working or looking for a job. That makes caring for kids when schools and day care providers are closed hard if not impossible.
Making classrooms, cafeterias and other spaces less crowded will be essential. There are two main ways to do that.
The Education Department is reinterpreting rules Congress wrote for how public school systems should share federal dollars with private schools.