Last Build Date: Sun, 15 Jun 2008 05:10:01 GMTCopyright: Copyright 2008 The New York Times Company
Sun, 15 Jun 2008 05:08:33 GMTSpeakers — including authors, executives, newscasters, athletes, comedians and actors — focused on traditional messages.
Sun, 15 Jun 2008 03:53:27 GMTOnline degrees can be a boon to your career and your life, as long you choose the right program and understand the commitment that will be involved.
Sun, 15 Jun 2008 04:08:24 GMTTaking a gap year after high school — to pursue other interests before applying to college — can define career paths.
Thu, 12 Jun 2008 07:32:55 GMTMargaret Spellings, the secretary of education, is on a campaign to preserve No Child Left Behind.
Thu, 12 Jun 2008 05:00:02 GMTDemocrats are dividing into camps as they debate a new course for education policy after President Bush leaves office.
Fri, 13 Jun 2008 05:10:52 GMTMr. Cleveland, a former president of the University of Hawaii and an American ambassador to NATO, pressed for nuclear arms control and strengthening of the United Nations.
Thu, 12 Jun 2008 04:57:08 GMTThe Louisiana Senate voted 25 to 12 for a bill that would let up to 1,500 low- to middle-income students in New Orleans attend private schools at taxpayer expense.
Wed, 11 Jun 2008 03:43:27 GMTThe image of Asian-Americans as a homogeneous group of high achievers taking over the campuses of the nation’s most selective colleges came under assault in a report.
Tue, 10 Jun 2008 17:17:19 GMTA high school football coach in Parkersburg, Iowa, is trying to rebuild his program in the aftermath of a devastating tornado.
Mon, 09 Jun 2008 05:01:23 GMTSocial Science Research Network offers nearly 150,000 full-text documents for downloading and allows academics to see how popular their writings are online.
Mon, 09 Jun 2008 10:23:04 GMTSandra Day O’Connor, the former Supreme Court justice, is helping develop a Web site and interactive civics curriculum for seventh-, eighth- and ninth-grade students.
Mon, 09 Jun 2008 22:07:19 GMTMany South Korean children are attending school abroad, accompanied by their mothers but not their fathers.
Sun, 08 Jun 2008 04:34:38 GMTYale University announced that it will increase its undergraduate enrollment by 15 percent, to about 6,000, by building two new residential colleges that are expected to open in 2013.
Sat, 07 Jun 2008 05:33:31 GMTTens of thousands of teachers formed picket lines outside nearly 900 Los Angeles schools to protest cuts to education financing.
Sat, 07 Jun 2008 06:56:02 GMTA federal audit of a nonprofit that recruits college graduates to teach in low-income schools shows the group did not properly account for government money it received for teacher training.
Sat, 07 Jun 2008 05:03:02 GMTThe teacher’s union says city teachers who are not assigned to permanent classroom jobs still play a vital role in the school system.
Sat, 07 Jun 2008 05:45:17 GMTFollowing a controversy over a degree improperly awarded to the governor’s daughter, the president of West Virginia University said that he would resign.
Fri, 06 Jun 2008 05:29:54 GMTWith changes to the dizzying array of admission procedures for the city’s prekindergartens and middle schools have come some snags.
Fri, 06 Jun 2008 05:59:01 GMTThe bonuses range from $5,500 to $15,000 for principals and from $2,750 to $7,500 for assistant principals.
Wed, 04 Jun 2008 17:52:27 GMTCritics see a push to teach the “strengths and weaknesses” of Darwinian theory as an effort to undermine evolution.
Wed, 04 Jun 2008 04:29:00 GMTAfter four years and a quick review, a move on to other journalistic endeavors.
Tue, 03 Jun 2008 14:05:33 GMTFive leading women’s colleges have gone recruiting to a place where single-sex education is more than a niche product.
Thu, 05 Jun 2008 03:12:54 GMTA handful of Harvard University alumni have waged a quiet effort to persuade the university to use its wealth in unprecedented ways, like supporting colleges in Africa.
Tue, 03 Jun 2008 06:03:32 GMTOf 150 medical schools ranked by the American Medical Student Association, most fail to adequately police gifts that drug companies often shower on doctors and trainees.
Mon, 02 Jun 2008 17:56:34 GMTSome of the nation’s biggest banks have cut off students at community colleges and other less competitive schools.
Mon, 02 Jun 2008 04:01:23 GMTThe advent of social networking Web sites has created a quandary for alumni magazines, which have been slow to embrace the Web.
Mon, 02 Jun 2008 19:58:58 GMTThe move reversed a decision to withdraw the scholarships because of Israel’s ban on Palestinians’ leaving Gaza for study abroad.
Mon, 02 Jun 2008 21:37:59 GMTIn his last commencement address as president, President Bush emphasized “the importance of a responsibility society,” based on the “bedrock values of faith and family.”
Sun, 01 Jun 2008 10:23:38 GMTOfficials in the region are trying to call attention to the perils of prom and graduation season.
Tue, 03 Jun 2008 03:20:57 GMTEconomists said the class of 2008 has been helped by employers concerned by the impending exodus of baby boomers from the work force, but that the job market is still going to get tougher.
Thu, 29 May 2008 05:29:03 GMTA new application process intended to simplify pre-kindergarten enrollment has left parents confused and angry about options for their children, New York City’s public advocate said.
Wed, 28 May 2008 20:41:12 GMTIf Schools Chancellor Joel I. Klein were looking for allies in his latest battle with state officials over education financing, he would have found few in the City Council chamber on Tuesday.
Sun, 25 May 2008 04:00:55 GMTThere was no shortage of story lines to be found in the events leading up to Wesleyan’s 176th commencement on Sunday.
Sun, 25 May 2008 08:18:57 GMTThe fine print required parents to pay full tuition to a desirable private school if their child attended or not.