education

Serena Williams will donate funds for supplies in Compton public schools. This is part of the #BestSchoolDay campaign that includes 50 celebrities who are donating to schools through the crowdfunding platform DonorChoose.org.

The unnamed male teacher at Green County High School in Greensboro, Ga., is accused of calling Shaniaya Hunter, "the dumbest girl I have ever met."

A candidate running for the Texas State Board of Education -- who, if elected, will determine what goes into children's textbooks -- is facing backlash over comments made on social media about President Obama and the Civil War.

Boys who go to neighborhood barbershops in the Mobile and Pritchard, Ala. area are getting more than a haircut. They’re also discovering books they can relate to, with characters that look like them.

President Barack Obama kicked off his Computer Science For All plan at a California high school earlier this month.

A police investigation concluded that three SUNY-Albany students lied about a racially-motivated attack. Authorities believe the three women were the attackers and will charge them with third-degree assault.

Michelle Obama launched a project that will allow students and educators around the nation to access scores of e-books.

A Missouri school integration law prevents a Black student from attending his school. The third-grader's mother has launched a petition to change the law.

Fairfield University students held an off-campus ghetto-theme party. School officials launched an investigation and are organizing racial sensitivity training.

Kelly Price, the R&B icon who recently lent her chops to Kanye’s West’s “Ultralight Beam,” graduated as valedictorian with a Doctorate degree in Philosophy over the weekend.

A jury rules that three San Jose State University students are not guilty of a hate crime. The prosecutor may seek a retrial.

A University of Alabama student petition urges school officials to rename the building that honors a former KKK leader. The students want the building renamed in honor of Harper Lee.