Education - Most Recent
Jan 14, 2014
Kids are applying to more colleges than ever, so institutions are using Big Data to figure out which students to target.
Jan 10, 2014
Gov. Jerry Brown wants the state to pay down some of the debts it piled up during the bad years.
Jan 9, 2014
We know about the tough job market for recent college grads, but a new report from the New York Fed finds there's a long history of high unemployment after graduation, going back decades.
Jan 3, 2014
The GED test was set up to help GIs get high school credit when they returned from war.
Jan 3, 2014
A new initiative calls for more than doubling the number of U.S. students who study abroad in Latin America and the Caribbean, and vice versa.
Jan 2, 2014
Tests for high school equivalency are getting tougher, and will soon only be offered via computer.
Dec 25, 2013
Forget cinder block walls and communal bathrooms, today's student housing features granite countertops, high-end mattresses, and high-tech laundry.
Dec 20, 2013
‘Tis the season for holiday tipping -- everyone from your mail carrier to your paper delivery guy to your kids’ teachers.
Dec 10, 2013
A new study suggests that having more women getting degrees from Stanford or Harvard matters far less than having more women getting degrees in engineering or business.