Wynton Marsalis brings music, message to Cuba
Teacher tenure for breathing? NYC says no longer
Scots protest Donald Trump honorary degree
AP-GfK Poll: Working-class whites shun Dems
Obama seeks to boost community colleges
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama called Tuesday for community colleges to produce an additional 5 million graduates by 2020 as he convened a White House summit to spotlight the two-year institutions he said are more important than ever to the country’s competitiveness.
Obama calls schools vital for US competitiveness
Obama highlighting community colleges
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama is shining a spotlight on community colleges.
Obama holds 1st summit on community colleges at WH
Obama to address WH summit on community colleges
Obama slams GOP over tax and spending cut plans
Obama slams GOP over threatened education cuts
Obama asks students to stick with him this fall
Obama: Education key to economic success
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Determined to energize dispirited Democrats, President Barack Obama told New Mexico voters on Tuesday that Republicans would reverse the progress he’s made on education reform and student aid.
Calls for longer school years face budget reality
Obama presses for longer school years
WASHINGTON — Barely into the new school year, President Barack Obama issued a tough-love message to students and teachers on Monday: Their year in the classroom should be longer, and poorly performing teachers should get out.
Obama: Money alone can’t solve school predicament
Facebook CEO announces $100M gift to NJ school
Facebook CEO makes $100M gift to NJ school
Facebook founder’s $100M gift could change Newark
Facebook founder giving $100M to Newark schools
Texas sues feds over $830M in education aid
Obama aide’s exit could be prelude to more changes
Top economic adviser to leave White House
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama’s top economic adviser, Lawrence Summers, plans to leave the White House at the end of the year, a move that comes as the administration struggles to show an anxious public it’s making progress on the economy.