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Education Nation

Education Nation

A solutions-focused conversation about the state of education in America

Monday, Sep 24, 2012 at 07:27 AM EDT

Education Nation Grapples with Schools Crisis

Education Nation Grapples with Schools Crisis

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 — discussing...

Friday, Sep 21, 2012 at 06:21 PM EDT

NBC Kicks Off "Education Nation"

NBC Kicks Off "Education Nation"

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.

Friday, Sep 21, 2012 at 03:12 PM EDT

Education Nation: iPads In Class

Education Nation: iPads In Class

Many schools are using iPads and other tablets in class, but finding the money isn't always easy.

Friday, Sep 21, 2012 at 03:18 PM EDT

Education Nation: Homeschooling Evolution

Education Nation: Homeschooling Evolution

Homeschooling families find support through networking.

Monday, Sep 17, 2012 at 03:24 PM EDT

Rules Unclear For Teacher-Student Contact

Rules Unclear For Teacher-Student Contact

Is it okay for a teacher to hug a student? How long can that hug last? When does an innocent gesture cross the line into teacher-student sexual harassment? The I-Team has learned the New York City Department of...

Friday, Sep 21, 2012 at 03:12 PM EDT

Education Nation: Promoting S.T.E.M.

Education Nation: Promoting S.T.E.M.

Maryland schools place emphasis on Science, Technology, Engineering and Math.

Monday, Sep 17, 2012 at 03:19 PM EDT

Pace University Expanding in Downtown Manhattan

Pace University Expanding in Downtown Manhattan

Pace University in expanding its campus in lower Manhattan.

Friday, Sep 21, 2012 at 03:12 PM EDT

Education Nation: Taking Math Online

Education Nation: Taking Math Online

Experimental program involves students, parents and teachers in online math exercises.

Friday, Sep 21, 2012 at 03:08 PM EDT

Education Nation: Funding Early Learning

Education Nation: Funding Early Learning

Maryland works for grants to fund early childhood education programs.

Friday, Sep 21, 2012 at 03:08 PM EDT

Education Nation: Heart Smart School

Education Nation: Heart Smart School

The push is on to place Automatic Emergency Defibrillators in schools.