Accurate dropout figures are very hard to find because most states don’t adequately collect or analyze the data. Part of […]
The nation will soon observe the tenth anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, events that prompted many Americans […]
As the 50 states pass their budgets in trying times, education spending is taking one of the hardest hits. In […]
For the second year in a row, two universities in towns named Athens are at the top of the Party […]
School starts in Oklahoma City today, and the new school year brings big changes for students.
Third of a five-part series A fifth of the nation’s public school students attend rural schools, but nearly a third […]
Second of a five-part series Of the million or so kids who drop out of school every year, nearly half […]
First of a five-part series No statistic in education is more damning than the nation’s dropout rate. Almost 4 million […]
2,500 education officials are taking part in the second day of the Oklahoma education convention known as Innovation 2011 at the Cox Convention Center in downtown Oklahoma City.
This “Can I Just Tell You?” segment was written and voiced by NPR’s Tony Cox. Some thoughts about school and […]