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Parents of young child know to expect the unexpected when it comes to structuring a preschooler's day. But do preschoolers really need all that structure?
If tuition wasn't enough already, here's a list of things you may not have realized you'll be paying for when your child goes to private school.
Many school districts now offer quite a few choices such as magnet schools and charters. Is it time to consider one of them?
Here are five big issues raised by the film 'Waiting for Superman', and a breakdown of why you should care.
Find out how to have a successful school fundraiser with these tips from the experts.
Learn how cyber charter schools work, and find out if they're right for your child.
Is the International Baccalaureate program right for your kid? Check out our guide to International Baccalaureate programs, or IB, to learn more.
Much of the world takes a 'gap year' to travel or perform national service between high school and college, but what about American students?
For many families, the grade is the goal. But what do those letters really mean? And do they really do any good?
To require uniforms or not to require uniforms: that is the question many school districts are facing these days.  A look at both sides of the argument.
Is homework only busy work?  Does your child have too much? Will it make him any smarter?  An explanation of the growing movement to eliminate homework.
Find out the results to the latest PISA, which tests student competence in reading, science, and math around the world. See how the U.S. ranks internationally.
The typical school day is long enough to squeeze in reading, writing, and ’rithmatic, but is it enough for students to truly get ahead?
For parents who worry that their child might be one of the many who will struggle to catch up in the fall, could summer school be the solution?
A new study shows that the type of preschool a child attends at 4 years old, will affect how he or she learns at 7.
President Obama gave parents who may not be familiar with charter schools billions of reasons to consider charter schools. Here's what parents need to know.
So, you've decided to homeschool your child. You feel liberated; the possibilities are endless. Then panic sets in. What do you do now?
More public schools are offering single sex education. Here's what you should know about co-ed.
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