50 Facts and Events in U.S. Education History

American educators tend to focus on fifty key moments of American history when teaching. Here are the fifty key items. - Landing at Plymouth Rock - Founding Jamestown - The Boston Tea Party - Concord and Lexington - Declaration of...

15 Interesting Facts About Education Around The World They Don’t Teach You In School

15 Interesting Facts About Education Around The World They Don’t Teach You In School There are numerous things that you learn while you're in school. There's also projects and displays that you make that help...

What Kids' Backpacks Say About Them

What Kids' Backpacks Say About Them For a student at school, their backpack is their chance to express themselves. At they walk through the hallways during passing periods, or hang out during lunch, what they...

Teens Are Protesting In-Class Presentations

Teens Are Protesting In-Class Presentations Many people have memories of being made to speak in front of the class in high school. Many high school classes require the students to practice this public speaking skill....

Why Many College Dropouts Are Returning to School in North Carolina

Why Many College Dropouts Are Returning to School in North Carolina In North Carolina, many students that have dropped out of college are looking to get back into school. There is a reason why so...

How A Rural Teacher Helped Inspire The Next Generation Of Scientist

How A Rural Teacher Helped Inspire The Next Generation Of Scientist Deborah Cornelison, a veteran science teacher from rural Bing, Oklahoma, teaches science differently than other teachers. The first thing is to get children motivated...

Why Millions of Teens Can't Finish Their Homework

Why Millions of Teens Can't Finish Their Homework It seems like no teenager does homework anymore. There are some reasons why homework is getting done. These are some reasons why millions of teens are not...

America Is Divided by Education

America Is Divided by Education The United States has been together for some time. There is one issue that is dividing the people of America. This topic is education. According to a recent poll, 61...

Michelle Obama’s College Experience Is All Too Familiar for Minority Students

Michelle Obama’s College Experience Is All Too Familiar for Minority Students Michelle Obama is a highly educated woman. Before she became the First Lady of the United States, she was a well-respected and admired lawyer....

9 Facts to Know About Education Around the World

9 Facts to Know About Education Around the World Education is a given, correct? Actually no. Most children in the United States, dread hearing the word education. "What do I need that for"?, is the...