Back To School

Back To School

What You Need To Know About The New School Year

Tuesday, Aug 26, 2014 at 08:27 AM EDT

NY Teen Accepted to All 8 Ivy League Schools

NY Teen Accepted to All 8 Ivy League Schools

A Long Island high school senior who is the first-generation son of immigrants accomplished a feat few other students have even attempted -- getting accepted to all eight Ivy League schools.

Wednesday, Aug 27, 2014 at 11:54 AM EDT
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By Nicolette Anderson

School Lunches Around the World

Photographers captured the lunch fare for students in several countries... See Full Gallery

Tuesday, Aug 26, 2014 at 08:27 AM EDT
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By Christine Burroni

Back to School Tech Gear: 10 Hot Gadgets for Students

From tablet convertibles to smart watches and battery charging phone... See Full Gallery

Tuesday, Aug 26, 2014 at 08:27 AM EDT

Smart Snacks in Schools: What's In & What's Out

Smart Snacks in Schools: What's In & What's Out

So long doughnuts, chips, and soda in school vending machines. Snacks in schools will look a lot different when kids head back to classrooms this year. Under the new “Smart Snacks in School” nutrition standards,...

Tuesday, Aug 26, 2014 at 08:27 AM EDT

Back to School Tech: Hot Electronic Gear for Students

Back to School Tech: Hot Electronic Gear for Students

From smart watches to tablet convertibles and a Kindle to download your textbooks, here's what you should know about back to school gear now on the market.

Tuesday, Aug 26, 2014 at 08:27 AM EDT

Starting Freshman Year: Tips for the Transition

Starting Freshman Year: Tips for the Transition

The anticipation of starting life as a college freshman can leave even the most confident student with unanswered questions before move-in day. Here are freshman year survival tips shared by NBC viewers...