A close look at California test scores show girls lag behind boys in far too many subjects in high school – especially STEM subjects like geometry, physics, and chem.
Searching for an elementary school? This all-in-one user's guide gives you the lowdown on school choices, key questions to ask, and a printable tour checklist.
In the often overwhelming world of school choice, there are public, private, and charters. How do you decide which type of school is right for your child?
Expensive and elitist? Smaller classrooms and a better education? Maybe, maybe not. Get the lowdown on a private school education.
They're never the whole story, but test scores do offer important information about a school. If you know how to dig deeper.
Have you seen our lists of most improved elementary, middle, and high schools for 2012? How about the top scoring, bottom scoring, most improved, and fastest falling school districts? Here's how we calculated these lists.
Learn more about single-sex schools, and what advocates and detractors say. Then decide for yourself.
Many schools claim to do project-based learning, but do they really? And what are the advantages of this kind of academic focus?
Thanks to online education, homeschooling is growing in popularity and becoming an attractive alternative for many families. But is it right for you?
Many schools claim to be college preparatory, but do they do anything outside the ordinary to set kids on the road to college?