With Arctic summer sea ice rapidly disappearing, the native Inuit of Canada are encountering not only unsettling changes in their subsistence way of life, but also a growing number of outsiders who will further transform their once-isolated homeland.
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Facebook Inc, stung by doubts that advertising on the social network delivers enough bang for the buck, is preparing to unveil data to counter its critics and show that clicks,
Competency-based education could be a game-changer for adult students, probably more so than MOOCs
After surges in enrollment in 2008 and 2009, the number of students entering graduate schools declined last year for the second year in a row.
Gov. Jerry Brown Thursday signed legislation to give students access to free online textbooks for common undergraduate courses at California's public colleges and universities.
The logic that has evolved from the "disruptive technology" of for-profit colleges is appalling.
Julian Assange has spoken of the risks facing his family, including his young children, as he continues to live a life of exile in Britain.
Angry Muslims in southeast Bangladesh torched at least 10 Buddhist temples and dozens of homes Sunday after alleging that a Buddhist man insulted Islam on his Facebook page, authorities said.
An Israeli government move to upgrade Ariel University Centre in the occupied West Bank to a full-fledged university has put the 30-year-old school at the centre of a debate ...
Boarding schools have urged the government to remove overseas pupils from net immigration figures.