Bestselling author and Ivy League physicist Brian Greene is launching an online university like none before it
(CHICAGO) — At age 80, retired Chicago physician and educator Dan Winship is getting a bittersweet last chance to teach about medicine — only this time he's the...
I’ve explored the science behind what makes kids happier, what type of parenting works best and what makes for joyful families. But what makes children — from...
(BISMARCK, N.D.) — A North Dakota University System computer server that stores personal information on students, staff and faculty has been hacked, but nothing...
13 others nabbed in the operation
The latest episode advances the case in 2012, but as always, the past remains present.
For the first time, the state's graduating high school students must demonstrate a basic understanding in 14 areas of personal finance.
Kids can form deep attachments to brands, and healthy food offerings aren't enough to combat obesity
Economics professor Ilham Tohti has been held in detention in Xinjiang since last month
The arrest of a provincial gangster is part of a tightening net around former Chinese public security czar Zhou Yongkang
Part of First Lady Michelle Obama's "Let's Move" initiative
National School Boards Association says film will be distributed as part of a curriculum on slavery
(CHICAGO) — Filmmaker George Lucas and his wife Mellody Hobson are donating $25 million to a prestigious private school on Chicago's South Side. The University...
Alice Herz-Sommer spent two years in a Nazi concentration camp in WWII
Chronic marginalization and chronic exclusion could cause hallucinations and delusions
A new book compiles a list of 100 words kids should know at that age
(NEW YORK) — TV weatherman Al Roker is largely standing by his public shellacking of New York City's mayor for keeping public schools open during a snowstorm...
NBC's Al Roker challenges Bill de Blasio for leaving schools open amid heavy snow
With the economy on the front page most days the past six years, you might think economics and personal finance would be a prominent subject in our schools. Yet...
System readies to dump up to a foot of snow on the northeast after bringing historic totals of ice and snow to the southeast