Education & Learning

A tutoring program works to close the reading achievement gap in area schools. more

Sep 18, 2016 6:30 AM Sunday Story

Budget casualties include a program for city middle-schoolers who have fallen behind. more

Sep 7, 2016 9:10 AM News

Artist, educator and human rights activist Yewande Austin empowers the most vulnerable among us and inspires the next generation of Richmond leaders. more

Sep 4, 2016 6:30 AM Sunday Story

The latest from the region's independent schools, a visit to Elk Hill in Goochland, a look at the growing trend of junior kindergarten and our annual compilation of private school information more

Aug 8, 2016 11:00 AM , , , Education

Drama therapist helps children find a way to express their innermost thoughts. more

Aug 7, 2016 6:30 AM Sunday Story

In 1966, six local school divisions pooled their money to start a math and science center that could be used by all their students. Fifty years later, the MathScience Innovation Center keeps forging ahead. more

Jul 17, 2016 6:30 AM Sunday Story 3 Comments

New state laws in effect July 1 more

Jun 30, 2016 12:12 PM News

The Cauldron of Jackson Ward Series (Part 1 of 3): From his father’s storefront, civil rights activist James E. Jackson Jr. saw the plight of exploited black workers and his community’s stand against racism — both touchstones for his life’s work. more

Jun 28, 2016 12:46 PM Features

School Board vote spares Armstrong High — for now more

Jun 14, 2016 3:00 PM Education

The Sunday Story moves on to its next incarnation with four new writers more

Jun 12, 2016 6:30 AM Sunday Story 6 Comments

Petersburg police officer Patricia Clement preaches the power of double Dutch more

May 29, 2016 6:30 AM Sunday Story 1 Comments

The Richmond School Board on Monday approved a scaled-back operational budget for the upcoming year, salvaging a popular proposal to increase pay for the division’s teachers, but sacrificing the superintendent’s signature academic initiative. more

May 24, 2016 10:00 AM Education

A fond farewell to an art maker, teacher, builder. more

May 18, 2016 2:47 PM NEWS & FEATURES 1 Comments

Richmond magazine was the first-place winner at the 2016 RVA Awesome Adult Spelling Bee, hosted by the Podium Foundation at Hardywood Park Craft Brewery April 4. more

Apr 29, 2016 11:04 AM Datebook

The proposed closures would save $3 million for the division, which is working to close an $18 million funding shortfall in the wake of Mayor Dwight C. Jones’ proposed budget. more

Apr 5, 2016 10:00 AM News

Richmond Public Schools teachers are lobbying for an overhaul of the salary scale more

Mar 17, 2016 3:45 PM Features

From our 2016 Go South Guide: Chesterfield’s schools a national leader in use of technology in the classroom more

Mar 17, 2016 9:54 AM Living

From our 2016 Summer Camp Guide: STEM camps reduce summer slide more

Mar 16, 2016 12:23 PM Living

Southside Child Development Center, located in Manchester, will close in June. It currently serves about 75 families. more

Mar 2, 2016 12:15 PM News 2 Comments

Before preschool, early childhood education programs like Parents as Teachers enrich young minds, preparing them for a lifetime of learning more

Feb 11, 2016 2:28 PM

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