Teens who skip school are less likely to graduate and attend college, but they don’t see it that way. Plus, education news on …
ACT Scores Show High School Students Are Not Ready for College
This year’s ACT scores show that only 1 in 4 high school students are prepared for college in all four subject areas the test examines. Plus, education news on Hispanic enrollment and the college students most likely to be in debt.
One More Time: Yes, College Is Worth It
A new study shows that despite the plight of unemployed college graduates, a degree still holds its value. Plus, education news on plagiarism in online courses and high school dropouts.
Where Are the Best High Schools in the U.S.?
U.S. News & World Report has released their annual list of the best public high schools in America. This year’s list—as in years past—is essentially a guide to the most highly specialized, prestigious magnet schools in the …
Catastrophic Brain Injuries at All-Time High in High School Football
Plus, news on college admissions, recess and student loan debt.
How Colleges Really Make Admissions Decisions
Plus, news on pepper-spraying police, questioning science and accidental admissions
Who Didn’t Get Into College This Year?
Plus, news about America’s most educated cities and a college charging extra for in-demand classes.
SATs, ACTs Beef Up Security After Cheating Scandals
Plus, more of the week’s top education news.