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U.S. continues to slip behind other countries in percentage of population with degrees

A lack of highly skilled workers leaves American employers unable to fill jobs.

U.S. continues to slip behind other countries in percentage of population with degrees

Reprise: Spare The Rod

A get-tough attitude prevailed among educators in the 1980s and 1990s, but research shows that zero-tolerance policies don't make schools safer and lead to disproportionate discipline for students of color.

Oklahoma charter school becomes lightning rod in debate over rural education

A businessman struggling to recruit employees opened the school despite objections from the local school board.

Oklahoma charter school becomes lightning rod in debate over rural education

Hundreds of thousands of people could lose their legal status. One hopes to graduate with ...

If the Trump administration has its way, Jose would be forced from the U.S. just a few months before graduation.

Hundreds of thousands of people could lose their legal status. One hopes to graduate with ...

Reprise: Hard To Read

There are proven ways to help people with dyslexia learn to read, and a federal law that's supposed to ensure schools provide kids with help. But across the country, public schools are denying children proper treatment and often failing to identify them with dyslexia in the first place.

Despite decades of pledging to hire more black faculty, most universities didn't

The number of black faculty on college campuses has gone down during the last decade.

Despite decades of pledging to hire more black faculty, most universities didn't

As they lose customers, universities try expanding the menu

Colleges nationwide have added more than 40,000 new degree and certificate programs in last six years, but are they better serving students?

In the fight over Kavanaugh, echoes of a battle being waged on college campuses nationwide

Across the country, schools wrestle with how sexual assault is defined and how much proof is needed.

In the fight over Kavanaugh, echoes of a battle being waged on college campuses nationwide

Poverty, perseverance and a PhD

An elite university helped her climb but changing class can be a lonely journey.

Hard Words: Why Aren't Our Kids Being Taught to Read?

Scientific research has shown how children learn to read and how they should be taught. But many educators don't know the science and, in some cases, actively resist it. As a result, millions of kids are being set up to fail.

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