Students give 'sweetest' high school janitor new work boots for Christmas

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Garden City High School custodian Brian Junk helps keep the campus in tip-top shape for students throughout the year. So when those students noticed that his shoes weren't in tip-top shape, they decided to return the favor for Christmas. Kenna Hermanson shared a video on Facebook Thursday that …

Parents give teacher wine with son's face on label for Christmas

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An elementary school teacher in Ohio received an unusual personalized bottle of wine as a Christmas gift. (FOX 13). It's either a … A student in Ohio posted photos on Twitter of the gift one of his parents gave his little brother's teacher for Christmas and it's, if nothing else, unique. DJ Sommers of Dayton, …

Yes, You Really Can Pay for Private School With 529 Plans Now

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With 529 plans, you put money in, let it grow for years in mutual funds and then pull it out to use for higher education expenses. When you do, you don't … Then, they can pull out the $10,000 maximum each year to use for elementary and secondary school, until a child starts college. (The money will not …

The Liberal Arts Football Factory

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The University of Chicago, which famously eliminated the sport in 1939—“The whole apparatus of football, fraternities, and fun is a means by which education is made palatable to those who have no business in it,” the school president said then—has now rebuilt its team. Among Wesleyan's peers in the …

Wofford downs No. 5 North Carolina for biggest upset of college basketball season

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Wofford pulled off the biggest upset of the season Wednesday, topping fifth-ranked North Carolina 79-75 in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, as 25.5-point underdogs. The landmark victory is the Terriers' biggest in program history, as it is their first-ever win over an Associated Press Top 25 opponent. It's also …

How a Tuition-Free College Turned Into a Casualty of the Tax Wars

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“The truth is that while Berea College is an excellent school, there are colleges all over this country that use their endowment funds to provide free or significantly reduced tuition for lower-income students,” Mr. Sanders said. “Unfortunately, Mr. McConnell's tax bill does serious harm to the working-class …