More than a dozen kids got up before sunrise on a cold Saturday morning, and they went to school for the 2nd annual Sunshine State Drone Expo at Azalea Middle school. “It’s what I live for,” Benton Stuart said. “Basically anything with flying, I love it." Benton is a student at the engineering magnet school, and he’s in Capt. Willis Reese’s Drone class.
- Charlotte Observer
The stunning transgressions at UNC in recent months are not mere missteps or good faith miscalculations.
- Miami Herald
“We need to seriously examine how generative AI is changing how different fields,” a professor from Stanford University said.
- The Hill
Ron DeSantis, Florida’s governor and a potential Republican presidential prospect, says he wants to mandate a “core curriculum” in public universities as a way to ensure young Floridians are grounded in Western civilization. To the nation’s higher education leaders, that idea is political kryptonite. Proponents of the core curriculum say every student should emerge from…
- AZCentral | The Arizona Republic
Legal experts said there are limited judicial avenues for families that experience gender-related discrimination at religious schools in Arizona.
- The 74
When former Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey signed a law last year that lets any family receive public funds for private school or homeschooling, he said he “trusts parents to choose what works best” for their children. Over 46,000 Arizona students now use an education savings account, or ESA, which provides about $7,000 per child annually […]
Aramark apologizes for 'unintentional insensitivity' after serving students chicken and watermelon on the first day of Black History Month
School administrators apologized in a letter to parents, but ultimately blamed food vendor Aramark for the contested school lunch.
- Black Enterprise
This is HUGE! This will be the first law school in the country named after a practicing Black attorney. The only other law school in the country named for a Black person is named after Attorney Crump's personal hero, Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall. CONGRATS!
- Fox News
Black Lives Matter at School Week of Action is a week-long focus on the 13 Guiding Principles of the BLM movement that thousands of students are made to participate in.
"Abbott Elementary" Is Comedic Genius, But Here Are 20 Times It Pointed Out The Realities Of Public School Systems
Abbott Elementary may be an emerging cult classic, but its comedy is laced with public school realness we just cannot ignore.
Four Massachusetts towns have been ranked among the top 15 safest communities in America, according to a new report.
- The 74
What would you say if I told you there’s a program that could help alleviate two of the most persistent problems in education? Many states, cities and even the federal government are championing high-dosage tutoring as a key strategy in accelerating learning. They aren’t wrong, but they are missing another crucial outcome from this increasingly […]
‘School meal programs are at a breaking point’: New rules would limit sugar in U.S. school meals for first time, but draw mixed reaction from school advocates
U.S. Agriculture Department officials on Friday proposed new nutrition standards for school meals, including the first limits on added sugars, with a focus on sweetened foods such as cereals, yogurt, flavored milk and breakfast pastries.
- Fort Worth Star-Telegram
Teachers and school administrators say a pay raise isn’t the only fix.
- Los Angeles Times Opinion
The Florida governor's right-wing trustees appear unconcerned with learning about New College before reshaping it.
- The Oklahoman
The Republican governor said he would spend $130 million to send more children to non-public schools.
- The Des Moines Register
House lawmakers invited five members of Iowa's Moms for Liberty group to speak about disputing books in public schools.
- The Telegraph
Cancelled academics must be able to sue universities, the minister leading the Government’s war on woke campuses has warned vice-chancellors.
- Lohud | The Journal News
A national panic over high school dropouts, especially students of color and from low-income families, pushed Yonkers Public Schools to act.
- The Hill
For the 2022-2023 school year, some schools and children may be eligible to receive P-EBT benefits when COVID-19 disrupts normal classes.
- LA Times
Low-income students who live in Mexico within 45 miles of the California border could pay in-state tuition at community colleges in San Diego and Imperial counties, under the new legislation.