What’s the biggest education issue in the diabetes world today?

By now you’ve probably heard of the recent announcement by the U.S. Department of Education that it is pulling all of its funding from a research institute focused on the prevention and treatment of diabetes.That’s because of a study that found that its researchers were not getting enough funding to carry out the kind of […]

How to be an amazing ‘educated a’ memoirist

An inspirational and deeply personal memoir by bestselling author Kate Kelly, the most influential book writer of her generation, is coming out in Australia today.Kelly’s memoir, The Accidental Teacher, is set in a fictional school where a girl’s teacher is actually a girl who has the skills to teach.Kelly is the daughter of a former […]

Obama Education Secretary Malia Obama has a new school, but only in one corner of the country

The new Obama administration has released a short list of districts that it wants to expand the school-to-prison pipeline by one to two years.The White House also said it wants more school choice and more schools in disadvantaged neighborhoods.The new initiative aims to address the need for more school diversity, improve school performance, and foster […]

How to find your favorite teachers

A student at Hunter Elementary School in Atlanta, Georgia, can find her favorites teachers, a local news station reported Monday.A teacher in Georgia’s Hunter school district, whose name is not being released for security reasons, told the station that she and her students love the students in the classroom.“We can see in their faces, in […]