Assignment: Education

Studies consistently show that successful schools lead to successful communities. That's why ABC 6 NEWS is committed to highlighting the challenges facing our local schools and the teachers and programs that are having a positive impact on student achievement.

Our ASSIGNMENT: EDUCATION reports will take an in-depth look at the many facets of education issues, innovations, and reforms that will better prepare students for careers of the future.

Global program helps local girls get a head start in the computer science industry

New tool helps to bridge language barrier in the Austin School District

Could later start times help students?

$171 million referendum is just one week away

Chicago strike negotiations ongoing; Monday classes canceled

Chicago teachers, school district resume talks to end strike
Byron students meet real-life Mr. Stripes
MN schools receive $30M in safety funding
Southland breaks ground on $18 million project
Vikings to Honor Mayo's Mr. Trimble

Austin Students Learn that Spreading Kindness Rocks!

Celebrating Back to School by Motivating Students To Do Their Best

US Navy names newest aircraft carrier after Doris Miller
WWII prisoners of war in China reflect on their captivity
Ceremony honors those killed in 1941 Pearl Harbor attack
Local quilters honor a female veteran