RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

U.S. Department of Education

A collection of news and information related to U.S. Department of Education published by this site and its partners.

Top U.S. Department of Education Articles see all

Displaying items 1-5
  • McManus: 'Tea party' tempest brewing

    McManus: 'Tea party' tempest brewing
    The "tea party" is back and is brewing trouble for the Republican establishment.
  • Can heir avoid capital gains taxes on sale of parents' home?

    Can heir avoid capital gains taxes on sale of parents' home?
    Dear Liz: My wife and her brother are selling their parents' home. The parents transferred the deed to their children's names years ago. My wife should receive about $85,000 from the sale. Our yearly income (one salary; she's a stay-at-home mom) is around...

    Feds to oversee Oakland schools' efforts to curb suspensions

    The Oakland Unified School District and the U.S. Department of Education reached an agreement Thursday that would allow federal officials to monitor the district’s efforts to curb the number of out-of-school suspensions of its African American...

    Feds investigate claims of anti-Semitism at UC Berkeley

    The federal government is investigating charges that UC Berkeley officials fomented a hostile campus climate for Jewish students by failing to sufficiently tamp down anti-Israel protests. The U.S. Department of Education’s civil rights office...

    L.A. Unified and charter groups win teacher evaluation grants

    The Los Angeles Unified School District and three local charter-school groups have won federal grants to develop their teacher and principal evaluation systems, the U.S. Department of Education has announced. L.A. Unified, California’s largest...