Updated: 08/01/2013 - Letter grades for nearly half of South Carolina's school districts dropped during the past school year, but education officials blame more ambitious performance goals rather than poorer achievement by students.
Posted: 07/24/2013 - The Richmond County School Board has tentatively adopted a millage rate which will require a property tax increase of 5.16 percent, according to a news release.
Posted: 07/16/2013 - Georgia will become one of 10 states to participate in a federal program aimed at improving the way students get free or reduced-price lunches at school.
Posted: 07/11/2013 - Georgia Regents University has partnered with a Chinese university to create an institute focused on advancing Chinese language studies and enhancing multicultural awareness.
Posted: 06/28/2013 - A settlement has been reached in the lawsuit filed by a Virginia university over the name of the "New U."
Updated: 06/25/2013 - The university's leaders on Monday approved a tuition increase that amounts to $190 per semester for in-state students and $444 for out-of-state students.
Posted: 06/20/2013 - A friend of James Gandolfini says the actor was discovered by a family member after he suffered an apparent heart attack in his hotel room in Rome.
Updated: 06/19/2013 - State education officials have announced they've developed courses for a new education model geared toward helping students find potential career paths.