Education Nation

Education Nation

A solutions-focused conversation about the state of education in America

Monday, Sep 24, 2012 at 05:41 PM EDT

Education Nation: Challenges for Philadelphia Schools

Education Nation: Challenges for Philadelphia Schools

NBC10's Aditi Roy was at Day 2 of the Education Nation summit in New York City. She spoke to Education Secretary Arne Ducan about the issues and challenges the Philadelphia School District faces.

Tuesday, Sep 25, 2012 at 03:21 PM EDT

Education Nation Brings Rice, Bloomberg to Summit

Education Nation Brings Rice, Bloomberg to Summit

Day Two of Education Nation began with heavy hitters including New York's Mayor Michael Bloomberg and former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice.

Monday, Sep 24, 2012 at 10:58 PM EDT

Education Nation: Common Core

Education Nation: Common Core

A new program focuses student efforts on core curriculum. Danielle Leigh reports.

Tuesday, Sep 25, 2012 at 07:02 PM EDT

Education Nation: Obama and Romney Talk Education

Education Nation: Obama and Romney Talk Education

NBC10's Aditi Roy was at Education Nation in New York City Tuesday where the presidential candidates were talking education.

Monday, Sep 24, 2012 at 10:55 AM EDT

Athletic Trainers Keep Students Safe

Athletic Trainers Keep Students Safe

Schools are placing a greater emphasis on keeping student athletes fit and safe.

Monday, Sep 24, 2012 at 10:58 PM EDT

Educators Address Classroom Challenges

Educators Address Classroom Challenges

Educators focus on solutions to many classroom challenges at NBC's third annual Education Nation summit.

Monday, Sep 24, 2012 at 07:45 AM EDT

Once-Homeless Ivy League Freshman Shares Story

Once-Homeless Ivy League Freshman Shares Story

Eboni Boykin, an 18-year-old who overcame homelessness to enroll at Columbia University, encouraged other students with troubles at home to be more open with their teachers. "At the schools where I wasn't...

Monday, Sep 24, 2012 at 07:27 AM EDT

Education Nation Grapples with Schools Crisis

Education Nation Grapples with Schools Crisis

At the Education Nation summit, educators are mulling how to reverse the schools crisis that has left kids in the U.S. with lackluster reading and math proficiency compared to other countries — discussing...

Friday, Sep 21, 2012 at 04:15 PM EDT

Education Nation: iPads In Class

Education Nation: iPads In Class

Many schools are using iPads and other tablets in class, but finding the money isn't always easy.

Friday, Sep 21, 2012 at 04:15 PM EDT

Education Nation: Homeschooling Evolution

Education Nation: Homeschooling Evolution

Homeschooling families find support through networking.