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Obama nominates Baltimore librarian for L.O.C.

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A librarian from Baltimore would become the 1st African American and the 1st woman to be the librarian of Congress if the Senate confirms her nomination.

Feds announce apprenticeship grant contest

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Can apprenticeships help students pursue skilled careers without college? The president hopes so, and the government is pumping $100m into the effort.

President signs ESSA; NCLB falls; era ends

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The bipartisan compromise bill, Every Student Succeeds Act (S.1177), was signed into law this morning by President Barack Obama.

White House hosts 2nd Astronomy Night

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The 2nd Astronomy Night brought a range of dignitaries, scientists, astronauts, and young people to the White House lawn Saturday.

Duncan will resign as education secretary

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Arne Duncan will resign in December as US secretary of education. The president could replace him with John King, formerly of N.Y.

Obama announces new College Scorecard

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A new tool, a College Scorecard, for comparing the earning potential and debt incurred from attending different colleges, was announced last week.

Muslim student detained for building a clock

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A Muslim student was detained by police who wanted to investigate a clock he had invented but, they thought, looked like a possible bomb.

Prez has a personal take on paying for college

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The president will talk to students in several states as part of the 2015 Back-to-School bus tour. His past, their future.

Obama delivers climate change message in Alaska

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President Obama delivered an urgent message about climate change to Alaska. He was well received in the land of big drilling.

Lowery appointed to youth financial literacy council

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The Md. State Superintendent of Schools will be nominated to serve on the president's financial literacy advisory council.