WEDNESDAY, DEC. 7, 2016, 2:15 P.M.
Aiming to reduce test-taking in America’s classrooms, the Obama administration released final rules Wednesday to help states and school districts take a new approach to the standardized tests students must …
TUESDAY, NOV. 15, 2016, 10:13 A.M.
Enrollment at the University of Oregon fell 2 percent this year, marking four years of declining enrollment for the school.
THURSDAY, NOV. 10, 2016, 10:13 A.M.
Two students from Silverton High School have been suspended after a pro-Trump demonstration at the school.
TUESDAY, NOV. 8, 2016, 4:36 P.M.
Los Angeles teenagers are giving health experts a new reason to worry about electronic cigarettes. In a study of more than 3,000 students in L.A. County public schools, those who …
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 2, 2016, 12:55 P.M.
The number of Running Start students at WSU Tri-Cities nearly tripled this year.
WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 28, 2016, 1:10 P.M.
Authorities on Wednesday responded to a shooting at an elementary school in South Carolina. It was not immediately clear precisely where in or around the school gunfire occurred, but local …
WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 21, 2016, 12:21 P.M.
Students who want a Black Lives Matter movement mural to remain where it was painted on a high school parking space protested Wednesday against a superintendent’s decision to remove it, …
MONDAY, SEPT. 19, 2016, 1:29 P.M.
The Department of Education announced new online resources Monday for students affected by the abrupt closure of ITT Technical Institutes, amid criticism that the government is not doing enough to …
WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 7, 2016
When I stepped into Room B-4 in a South Jersey suburb to face my first class of eighth graders, I was trembling.
WEDNESDAY, AUG. 31, 2016, 5:26 A.M.
Police say four Alabama high school students have been arrested after attacking a pregnant classmate in a classroom.
THURSDAY, AUG. 25, 2016, 10:39 A.M.
Portland Public Schools bus drivers will have an expanded menu of listening options this school year.
MONDAY, AUG. 22, 2016, 2:02 P.M.
A federal judge has temporarily blocked the Obama administration’s instructions for public schools to accommodate transgender students, siding late Sunday with Texas and a dozen other states that challenged the …
FRIDAY, JULY 8, 2016, 11:05 A.M.
Ten states sued the federal government Friday over rules requiring public schools to allow transgender students to use restrooms and locker rooms conforming to their gender identity.
TUESDAY, JUNE 7, 2016, 7:38 P.M.
It’s a challenge to teach children who aren’t in class – and new government numbers show more than 6.5 million students were absent for at least three weeks of the …
FRIDAY, MAY 6, 2016, 2:55 P.M.
Police are investigating after a handgun discharged at a south-central Idaho middle school.
FRIDAY, MAY 6, 2016, 9:34 A.M.
Students at Pullman’s branch of Spokane Falls Community College may not have a campus to return to when fall semester starts.
THURSDAY, MAY 5, 2016, 6:40 A.M.
An academic building at Washington State University Tri-Cities is likely to be renamed this week after the university’s late president.
THURSDAY, APRIL 21, 2016, 3:51 P.M.
Nearly a year after applying, the Pullman School District announced Wednesday it has been awarded a $7.4 million grant to increase the number of kindergarten through third-grade classrooms.
MONDAY, APRIL 18, 2016, 11:27 A.M.
Angry parents are demanding action after they say at least five students were handcuffed at a Middle Tennessee elementary school for not stopping an off-campus fight.
THURSDAY, APRIL 14, 2016, 10:55 A.M.
A Des Moines, Iowa, principal has decided not to punish the ninth-grade girls who arranged for a male stripper to perform at their high school’s synchronized swimming club banquet.
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 6, 2016, 8:19 A.M.
Oregon State University officials say they are taking steps to contain a possible norovirus outbreak after up to 60 students fell ill with symptoms.
TUESDAY, APRIL 5, 2016, 9:01 A.M.
A Pakistani official says a roof that was under construction at a religious school collapsed, killing five students.
TUESDAY, MARCH 15, 2016, 11:51 A.M.
Three leaders of a Franciscan religious order were charged Tuesday with allowing a friar who was a known sexual predator to take on jobs, including a position as a high …
THURSDAY, MARCH 3, 2016, 7:13 A.M.
Some South Carolina high school students have started an online petition to bring back a teacher who resigned after a student spread a nude picture of her through text messages …
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 17, 2016, 2:33 P.M.
The Washington House has passed a bill that seeks to increase the number of public school teachers in the state, in response to a perceived shortage.
FRIDAY, FEB. 12, 2016, 8:43 A.M.
Police say two teens have been shot at a high school in the Phoenix suburb of Glendale, but there is no more danger to the rest of the campus.
MONDAY, APRIL 13, 2015
The word “quilt” just didn’t translate when Joan Nelson told her young Japanese visitors of her hobby, even when she used her hands to mimic sewing. “We had a real …
TUESDAY, JUNE 17, 2014, 8:22 A.M.
Officials have confirmed one Eastern Washington University student has died and two other young men were injured in a car crash early Tuesday morning in Cheney.
MONDAY, DEC. 23, 2013
OLYMPIA – The rhythmic sound of sandpaper smoothing wood is accompanied by the steady punching of slots in leather as a handful of students focus on putting the finishing touches …
THURSDAY, DEC. 19, 2013
The students and staff at Ferris High School continued their annual food drive with a twist and “canned” their principal, Kevin Foster, from his office. The idea behind the Can …