LOS ANGELES (AP) — Efforts to combat school shootings are starting to shift from preventing the violence to reducing the number of victims through technology that speeds up law enforcement’s response and quickly alerts teachers and students to danger.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A California company founded by game-developer parents who wanted to help their special-needs son is sharing a $10 million XPRIZE award with a London-based educational nonprofit for programs created to teach illiterate children how to teach themselves to read.
A new study by researchers at Georgetown University Center on Education and Workforce explored the intersection of race and class that reveals why students of underprivileged backgrounds who perform well in school have fewer chances of succeeding in the long-run.
When science teacher Diana Allen set out to teach climate change, a subject she’d never learned in school, she fell into a rabbit’s hole of misinformation: Many resources presented online as educational material were actually junk
BALTIMORE (AP) — The actions of students who died tackling gunmen at two U.S. campuses a week apart have been hailed as heroic. At a growing number of schools around the country, they also reflect guidance to students, at least in some situations, to do what they can to disrupt shootings.
Natali Carrera, Vice President of Education Services of ValleyPBS, discusses eliminating the various socioeconomic barriers faced by parents in order for them to learn and benefit from the station’s programs. This interview was produced in collaboration with ValleyPBS.