The program is open to high school seniors and college students who have an agricultural major and are living in counties where Hilmar Cheese is located -- Merced and Stanislaus counties as well as Dallam and Hartley counties in Texas.
Study found that impoverished people, blacks and especially Latinos are at higher risk for a multitude of health problems including obesity, diabetes and lack of insurance.
According to an LFC report, among issues leading to a lack of equity is the fact that New Mexico's at-risk youth only receive about $71 million of the roughly $2.3 billion funding pie.
Former Undersecretary of Education Sara Martinez Tucker has been selected as president and CEO of the National Math and Science Initiative (NMSI), effective March 1.
Should public universities and colleges in North Carolina be judged and funded primarily by how well they groom students for the job market?
Florida Gov. Rick Scott's proposal will be unveiled as part of his 2013-14 budget recommendation to the Legislature.
In the era of social media where anyone can be famous for 15 minutes - or longer - the challenge of the Digital Age is keeping stuff private.
Internships and job shadowing offer a close-up look at life in the workplace, yet some high school students are so focused on academics that they pass up the opportunity, or they are uncertain about their interests and don't know where to start.
More than half of student loan accounts are delaying payments on their principal and interest, contributing to rising balances for recent graduates who face a weak jobs market, according to a new study.
New Mexico is among states that have adopted a single set of standards -- developed in collaboration with teachers, school administrators and experts around the country -- designed to emphasize critical thinking skills and ensure students leave high school with the necessary skills for college and/or a career.
Since the Dec. 14 shooting, the Upper Arlington district has installed buzz-in systems and video cameras at entrances to all five of its elementary schools, and the high school and three other buildings will have the technology soon.
The MyPlate cookbook is part of the First Lady's LetsMove initiative launched in 2010.
Schools in Arizona have been shorted $38 million since 2006 because of a mistake in calculating classroom funding, state officials say.
Hope for UM came last week in the form of the NCAA's current investigation of its own practices in the Miami case. Potential cracks in the case could change the outcome and impact that sanctions could have on the athletics department moving forward.
Gov. Rick Scott made the proposal last week to give Florida's teachers an across-the-board raise. Classroom instructors make an average of $45,000 a year, some $10,000 less than the national average.