Martin Luther King Jr. used a prophetic voice in his preaching -- a hopeful voice that addressed human tragedy. But it was the black clerics who came before him, who helped King develop that voice.
What does tuition-free college mean in other parts of the world? And what would it mean for international students?
The teaching of Islam is often limited to its religious practice. How Christians, Jews and Muslims borrowed freely from each other in the realm of art, music, and literature is seldom discussed.
Confirmation hearings for Betsy DeVos, Donald Trump's billionaire nominee for education, start on Jan. 11. Here's what you need to know about her past legislative actions and proposals.
Were your teachers right about when to use commas, and about not starting sentences with 'and'?
African-American children tell stories that are vivid, elaborate, and rich in imagery. These skills help support their early literacy skills. How can schools take advantage of this?
How about a black Santa story, for a change?
Separating girls and boys takes away opportunities to learn from one another. It also encourages stereotyping and sexism.
Students aspiring to veterinary education are investing in the hope that it will return value. The reality, however, is different.
College is a time for friendships. But how can students best leverage the power of those friendships? First, by learning how those networks work.
Children who aren't ready for school tend to lag behind their peers in later grades. Parents and teachers can help.
Researchers have found that today's students, despite being 'digital natives,' have a hard time distinguishing what is real and what is fake online. Metaliteracy might provide the answers.
Language learning can make people more open to seeing a new way of doing things and develop a greater level of comfort with unfamiliar situations.
What Betsy DeVos, an advocate of school-choice initiatives and President-elect Donald Trump's nominee for education secretary, as well as the rest of us need to know about cyber charter schools.
Highly restrictive speech codes are now the norm in some of the world's universities.
Martin Luther King Jr.'s vision of love was not sentimental. It demanded that individuals tell their oppressors what they were doing was wrong. How can this vision help with community-building today?
At a time when America feels divided and families face rifts, the history of Thanksgiving offers lessons in unity, generosity and faith.
After Donald Trump's victory, a scholar says the biblical prophets can help show us the way forward: Just as there is no peace without justice, there is no healing without grief.
Babies first learn to recognize the rhythm and intonation of language. The process begins in the womb, where the intonation patterns are transmitted to the baby through the fluids.