In a reversal of past policies, many schools are now encouraging students to use cell phones and other gadgets in class.
Technology helps spark new interest in reading and curb costs for schools.
NBC's third annual Education Nation hosted by the New York Public Library kicks into high gear Sunday.
A new program focuses student efforts on core curriculum. Danielle Leigh reports.
Schools are placing a greater emphasis on keeping student athletes fit and safe.
Educators focus on solutions to many classroom challenges at NBC's third annual Education Nation summit.
Melissa Harris-Perry's panel of students, educators and experts discuss how best to integrate technology into education, for students at all income levels.
Eboni Boykin, an 18-year-old who overcame homelessness to enroll at Columbia University, encouraged other students with troubles at home to be more open with their teachers. "At the schools where I...
At the Education Nation summit, educators are mulling how to reverse the schools crisis that has left kids in the U.S. with lackluster reading and math proficiency compared to other countries —...
NBC's third annual "Education Nation" -- a three-day summit aimed at improving education in the U.S. -- kicked off Friday on the steps of the New York Public Library.