Urban Middle School in Sheboygan will be closed Monday, Jan. 2 and Tuesday, Jan. 3 after small amounts of asbestos were found in the building.
- Shreveport Times | The Times
A Waskom ISD middle school teacher and coach was placed on administrative after posting a TikTok video about a threat he received that he felt was not handled by the school
- Business Insider
A Florida OnlyFans model is suing her local school district, saying sexually explicit images of her were shared among staff at her children's school
Victoria Triece is seeking damages from Orange County Public Schools, citing cyber-harassment and invasion of privacy, a legal complaint says.
Gov. Ron DeSantis' appointees to the New College of Florida board could shakeup leadership at the Sarasota school.
- The 74
As schools face rising behavioral challenges, debates rage on about restorative justice, which rejects traditional, punitive discipline in favor of relationship-based work to address underlying causes of conflict. Studies show widely disparate results — for example, on school violence and academic performance. Many advocates explain these discrepancies by noting that neutral-to-negative results come about when […]
- The 74
WASHINGTON – A panel of policymakers and educators, including author Dave Eggers and former U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, gathered at the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday to promote the American Teacher Act. The bill, if passed, would authorize the federal government to create four-year grants for states to enact and enforce minimum school teacher […]
There's new information about a woman arrested for posing as a high school student in New Jersey.
- Mansfield News Journal
The student said he had made the list because the kids annoy him and talk too much, and he showed the list to people as a joke, the report said..
Australia is preparing for the arrival of thousands of Chinese students, the education minister said on Monday, days after China's education ministry warned students enrolled overseas that online learning would no longer be recognised. Australia's education sector, which generated A$39 billion ($27.66 billion) in export earnings before the pandemic, has strong ties to China, with roughly 150,000 nationals enrolled in Australian universities.
- The 74
Just before the winter holidays, the National Center for Education Statistics released new data on school staffing in the 2021-22 academic year. The data are provisional, but they represent the best look yet at how school staffing levels have changed over the course of the pandemic. As I forecast in September, the new data show […]
- Los Angeles Times Opinion
Using a college degree to earn a higher salary and climb ladders of economic mobility is not as easy as it once was.
- The El Paso Times
I would prefer to know if my child (in El Paso) is meeting state standards at the minimum and more importantly, if they are on track to be college-ready.
With the legality of President Biden's broader federal student loan forgiveness program in question, the U.S. Department of Education (ED) has proposed revisions to income-driven repayment (IDR) plans...
A total of 26.26 million student loan borrowers have applied or were deemed automatically eligible for relief under President Joe Biden's student loan forgiveness program, and there are 16.48 million...
- The Oklahoman
Walters has begun using his new administrative powers to enforce political ideology he promoted during his campaign for state schools superintendent.
The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People said they would work with black legislators to intervene after Gov. Ron DeSantis banned a specific course.
- CBS News
Just a week after his hire, Coach Quinn Gray had to make an apology about his decision to make and then retract an offer to Marcus Stokes.
- Florida Today
Foundation 451, which co-sponsored the demonstration attended by about 50 protesters, used a guerrilla-theater approach to make its point.
- The News-Press
Don't let the governor destroy New College of Florida
- The 74
No one applied to open a charter school in Louisville, despite last year’s mandate by the legislature that Jefferson County Public Schools approve a pilot charter by July 1 of this year. Monday was the deadline for charter school applicants in Jefferson County. JCPS spokesman Mark Hebert confirmed that no sponsor stepped up to open […]
People Are Sharing Things That Elementary School Teachers Told Them That Were Totally Wrong, And I Can't Believe Some Of These
"As a nerdy kid interested in space, I told her that it’s the moon actually reflecting the light of the sun, but she did not believe me."