The parents of a teenager who was badly injured in a chemistry experiment at an Upper West High School have filed a $27 million lawsuit against the city.
The traditional approach to formal education ties students to classrooms. Competency-based education programs grant credentials based on what a student knows.
CareerConnect is a $107 million competition to redesign American education. The competition encourages local school districts and post-secondary institutions to develop STEM-focused programs that will graduate students with work-ready skills and knowledge.
With their rigorous curricula, highly trained teachers and multiple resources, these schools produce better results than traditional high schools in graduating students with STEM skills.
A high school senior had been excited for the upcoming football season, but was told on a day before the first practice that he cannot play because he is too old at 19.
It may be fashion week in the city, but students at one Staten Island school aren’t talking about the latest styles on the runway.
Help your kids make the most of their time when they head back to school with these 5 study tips.
Midterms and finals are being done away with and replaced with a new form of testing at one New Jersey high school, in a drastic measure driven by the Common Core curriculum.
Three New York City high school teachers were arrested in separate incidents Wednesday.
Officials said it happened after Mount Vernon defeated Mahopac on Feb. 27. Students and school officials said scuffles erupted in the stands and the racial slurs were posted afterward.
A New Jersey mother said a party at her house had started as an innocent affair for high school football players and cheerleaders.
For students at one Brooklyn school it has been a fight to find space for physical education classes, but a creative solution to the problem has left students running the halls.
A Queens teenager is in the battle with her high school, saying she should be allowed to learn from home.
Students at the Frank Sinatra School for the Arts in Queens were treated Wednesday to a performance by none other than Sir Paul McCartney.
The middle school and high school in Newtown, Conn., were briefly locked down Monday, after authorities learned a Norwalk police officer who had threatened to harm himself was headed to his wife’s home in the town.