Top 10s

A collection of the best and most interesting school data and rankings.


Education Law Center
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States with the greatest funding effort for K-12 education, 2018

Feb. 8, 2021
A report from the Education Law Center measures which states allocate the highest percentage of their wealth to supporting K-12 schools.
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Largest school districts in Los Angeles County, 2019-20

Jan. 12, 2021
Los Angeles Unified is by far the largest district, but the county has more than 75 public school systems.
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Universities with the greatest numbers of international students, 2019-20

Jan. 5, 2021
New York University tops the list with more than 21,000 international student enrolled.
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Most popular international destinations for U.S. college students, 2018-19

Dec. 22, 2020
The United Kingdom tops the list of countries with the most college students from the United States.
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Nations that sent the most college students to the United States, 2019-20

Dec. 15, 2020
The 2020 Open Doors Report says that in 2019-20, a total of 1,075,496 students from other countries were enrolled in U.S. higher education institutions.
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Largest bond packages approved in Texas, November 2020

Nov. 10, 2020
Voters in the Dallas and San Antonio school districts approved bond issues of more than $1 billion.
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Maine college tops Princeton Review's list of greenest colleges

Nov. 3, 2020
College of the Atlantic is rated the greenest college for the 5th consecutive year
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Among largest districts, who spent the least per pupil in 2017-18?

Oct. 27, 2020
Of the 100 largest districts, 4 school systems in Utah had the lowest per-pupil expenditures in 2017-18
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Website ranks top U.S. universities for 2021

Oct. 20, 2020
Harvard University tops the list put together by the WalletHub website.