A six-year-old student is in custody following a shooting at Richneck Elementary School in Newport News Friday afternoon that sent a teacher to the hospital, police confirmed.
Elon Musk may become even more emboldened in his Twitter use after a jury cleared the billionaire Tesla Inc chief executive over his missive that he had "funding secured" to take his electric car company private. A San Francisco jury took just two hours to unanimously find the world's second-richest person not liable for having allegedly tweeted fraudulently in August 2018 about a possible Tesla buyout. Musk is likely to "double down" on his communication tactics after the verdict, said Minor Myers, a professor of corporate law at the University of Connecticut.
200,000 student-loan borrowers will be 'severely harmed' if a judge rules in favor of 3 companies who want to block them from getting $6 billion in debt relief, a new legal filing says
Three companies filed a motion to block an already-approved settlement that would give 200,000 student-loan borrowers relief. The borrowers responded.
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At least two students assaulted a 9-year-old girl on a bus in Florida and a video captured the incident. Her parents are pressing charges against the school and the boys.
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Bryan Kohberger frequented Idaho Student Union Building before murders and had a staring problem: report
University of Idaho stabbings suspect Bryan Kohberger hung out at the Student Union before the crime despite attending a different school, a new report claims.
- The Florida Times-Union
Florida's decisions on private school vouchers and an AP studies course dominated this week's letters, as well as reactions to a local rezoning issue.
Conservative groups are flooding the Supreme Court with calls to block Biden's student-loan forgiveness, arguing that borrowers are 'contractually bound to repay their loans'
Over the past few days, nine conservative groups, including former GOP lawmakers, filed briefs to SCOTUS arguing against Biden's student-debt relief.
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A student was arrested after cell phone video surfaced this week of two boys viciously beating a girl aboard a school bus in Florida, district officials said.
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The "Giving Parents a Voice" townhall featured controversial issues surrounding public education and resulted in several protesters escorted out.
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Former principal of Virginia school where 6-year-old shot teacher wasn’t warned about gun, lawyer claims
The former principal of Richneck Elementary School says she was not aware of the accused student bringing a weapon to school on the day of the shooting, her lawyer states.
- Miami Herald
“He was a beacon of light on campus,” his principal said.
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Former Walter Hill Principal Helen Campbell lost her appeal to the Rutherford County Board of Education in a 4-2 vote on Tuesday evening, with one abstention.
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The Russian occupying forces took 50 high school students from the occupied city of Lysychansk in Luhansk Oblast to the Russian Republic of Tatarstan. Reportedly, students will prepare to take exams on the territory of the Russian Federation.
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Jackson Local school leaders say they offered ex-teacher Vivian Geraghty alternatives to using students' preferred names but she rejected them.
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A Coconut Palm K-8 Academy student in Homestead has been arrested and is facing charges after being accused of beating up a 3rd-grade girl inside a school bus.
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Florida’s plan to require athletes to submit menstrual history needs approval from the FHSAA Board of Directors.
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The teachers’ union leader said part of the solution comes from the community.
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An antisemitic pro-Kanye West, or “Ye,” group gathered at the University of Florida’s Plaza of the Americas in a live-streamed talk show Thursday.
- The Oklahoman
Walters says report showing Oklahoma colleges will spend millions on diversity programs is concerning
State schools Superintendent Ryan Walters demanded a report on all diversity, equity and inclusion spending at Oklahoma's colleges and universities.