A college entrance exam policy aimed at helping students with disabilities was exploited to enable cheating in what is being described as the biggest school admissions scandal ever prosecuted by federal authorities, according to court papers.
A new report from the National Academy of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine found that in the field of science, about 20 to 50 percent of women are still experiencing harassment, signifying that new policies still have a long way to go to prevent and reprimand sexual harassers.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The nation’s oldest historically black college, which has struggled with plummeting enrollment and financial woes in recent years, announced a plan Tuesday to balance the school’s budget and lure new, top-tier students.
Studies have shown that beyond helping with creativity and fun, arts education can help children retain and learn other subjects in school as well. But New York Times reports that arts education funding is under threat across the U.S. as it is often the first class to be considered during budget cuts.
The Trump administration on Thursday proposed federal tax credits of up to $5 billion a year for donations to groups offering scholarships that would help students attend private schools, apprenticeships and other educational programs.
According to a new study, school districts across the U.S. where the majority of students are students of color receive at least $23 billion less in education funding than schools with majority white students.
All across the U.S. universities are taking steps to improve mental health services on campus for their students and staff. Leadership at many universities has recognized the importance of providing these services to populations who might not traditionally seek the services, and to those who need it, but can’t access it.