Here are 5 products to get your kids ready to go back to school.
Three parents were arrested, two of whom were tased, during a confrontation outside an Arizona elementary school that had been locked down.
- IndyStar | The Indianapolis Star
After more than 50 years, Indiana University and Purdue University will split IUPUI – their joint venture in Indianapolis − into two separate schools.
- Florida Today
Students at Johnson Middle School over the summer were escorted by adults to the bathroom, and no such assault occurred, a district spokesman said.
- HuffPost Life
The adorable "Schultüte" tradition dates back centuries.
Parents at a Mission District-based public elementary school are expressing growing frustration over a homeless encampment, blocking the sidewalk nearby.
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Police said one of the guns went off when the student dropped the bag.
- AZCentral | The Arizona Republic
Officers responded to the location but did not find the man or the gun at the school. All children are safe and were expected to return home.
Reading proficiency rates in the U.S. are abysmal. Inside the massive effort to change the way kids are taught.
- Associated Press
The nation's top public health agency relaxed its COVID-19 guidelines Thursday, dropping the recommendation that Americans quarantine themselves if they come into close contact with an infected person. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention also said people no longer need to stay at least 6 feet away from others. “The current conditions of this pandemic are very different from those of the last two years,” said the CDC's Greta Massetti, an author of the guidelines.
The new program has deposited hundreds of dollars into 3.4 million newly created college savings plans for low-income students.
Michael James, a man who taught at O.J.
- The Tennessean
Girls are at the center of Harpeth Hall's work. We are leading a national conversation on the place for girls in an ever-evolving world.
- Idaho Statesman
The department said it wants its officers to more “accurately reflect the community.”
- Entertainment Tonight Videos
Angelina Jolie is one proud mama! On Wednesday, the mother of six helped move her daughter, Zahara Jolie-Pitt, into school at Spelman College. In a video posted by the university’s VP of Student Affairs, Darryl Holloman, Angelina chatted with the school’s president, Dr. Helene Gayle, about the emotional experience.
- The State
President Joe Biden has said he’d make some sort of decision on student loan forgiveness by the end of August.
Professor: “A large student loan forgiveness program would drive up inflation even faster."
- Fort Worth Star-Telegram
What’s wrong with ESL educators learning culturally appropriate methods? [Opinion]
Regardless of income status, all students in California will soon be able to receive a free meal from their school.
- Good Morning America
All California public school students will have access to free nutritious meals this school year, thanks to the statewide Universal Meals Program. California is the first state to promise all 6 million public school students free meals thanks to the landmark state budget agreement Gov. Gavin Newsom signed into law last July after the passage of Assembly Bill 130. The Universal Meals program is designed to build on the foundations of the federal National School Lunch Program (NSLP) and School Breakfast Program (BSP) and ensures all students are offered breakfast and lunch at school.
- NBC News
A Rand survey found 1 in 4 teachers have been told to limit class discussions on racism and bias as more than half of teachers and 59% of teachers of color oppose legal limits.