Latest from Laura Meckler
One of President-elect Joe Biden’s very first tasks will be filling the key positions in his White House and Cabinet.
  • Nov 23, 2020
The scramble shows how the president’s refusal to accept defeat has become much more than a symbolic stand.
  • Nov 11, 2020
The first task will be addressing schools’ needs in the pandemic.
  • Nov 9, 2020
More than 6 in 10 seniors are not college-ready in math or English
  • Oct 28, 2020
Teachers already flexing power in debates about schools reopening.
  • Oct 28, 2020
Rising coronavirus infection rates may change plans, but for now many systems are aiming to reopen.
  • Oct 19, 2020
Newport Mill Road is closed between Veirs Mill Road and Monterey Drive in Wheaton, authorities said.
  • Oct 18, 2020
George Floyd's high school, pride of Houston's Third Ward, was known for sports prowess — and academic struggles that set students up for failure.
  • Oct 12, 2020
Should schools allow contact sports when school is remote? More and more, they say yes
  • Oct 9, 2020
Thousands of students and teachers have become sick, but there is little evidence that the virus is spreading inside school buildings.
  • Sep 23, 2020