Most Americans think that local libraries serve the educational needs of their communities and families well. But many do not know about key education services libraries provide.
As automation looms and more and more jobs are being shaped to accommodate the tech-saturated “knowledge economy,” 63% of full- and part-time workers say they have taken steps in the past 12 months to upgrade their skills and knowledge. That is one of several key findings from a Pew Research Center survey conducted last fall […]
A large majority of Americans seek extra knowledge for personal and work-related reasons. Digital technology plays a notable role in these knowledge pursuits, but place-based learning remains vital to many.
White Republicans with a college degree differ from those without a degree in their views on immigration, racial issues, politics and government, and business.
Hispanic and black parents are significantly more likely than white parents to place a high priority on college education for their children.
The vast majority of American adults agree that a secure job and the ability to save money for the future are essential. But one thing is now less likely to be seen as a requirement: a college education.
On the occasion of President Obama's last State of the Union address, a look back at his first congressional address – his priorities, those of the public at the time and what's happened in the years since.
College-educated women have an almost eight-in-ten chance of still being married after two decades.
A larger share of young women live at home with their parents or other relatives than at any point since 1940, as more attend college and marry later in life.
Four-in-ten immigrants arriving in the U.S. in the past five years had completed at least a bachelor’s degree. In 1970, only 20% of newly arrived immigrants were similarly educated.