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Harvard sorority closes amid rule on single-gender clubs

In a crackdown on secret societies, Harvard students who join single-gender social clubs are barred from being leaders on sports teams and campus groups.

Minnesota boys sue to join girls high school dance teams

Two teenage boys sued the Minnesota State High School League on Wednesday, alleging it maintains unconstitutional rules that bar boys from joining girls’ competitive...

Big move for Big Bird: Sesame Street is entering classrooms

Sesame Street is taking its beloved, critically acclaimed brand of educational television into the highly profitable world of classroom curriculum — a move that...

Ohio unsure of status of 2,300 students from closed e-school

Many of the students enrolled in Ohio’s largest online charter school when it closed in January have transferred to other schools, but state officials...

Trump to rescind Obama-era guidance on affirmative action

The Trump administration is moving to rescind Obama-era guidance that encouraged schools to take a person’s race into account to encourage diversity in admissions,...

College scandals put sports doctors under new scrutiny

Allegations of sexual abuse carried out over decades by team physicians at Michigan State and Ohio State are sending ripples through university athletics departments,...

Michigan State trustees call for school president to resign

Two Michigan State University trustees are calling for interim school president John Engler to resign immediately.

Florida officials told student diversion programs often work

Critics have said the Obama-era PROMISE program has made campus police officers reluctant to arrest students.

Heroic Florida drama teacher to get special Tony Award

The one-woman drama department at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, will be presented with the award onstage June 10 at the Tony telecast.

All business: Spelling bee finalists cut out distractions

Naysa, who first competed in the bee as a cherubic 9-year-old, is now a poised and accomplished speller in her fourth appearance, with a businesslike approach to match.