From gas to groceries and even school supplies, prices continue to climb. Unfortunately, inflation will have a big impact on your back-to-school shopping with parents spending more than in years past.
A North Carolina school district has equipped every school with an AR-15 rifle in an attempt to ward off mass shootings
The guns were added to the schools following the devastating school shooting in Uvalde, Texas, that left 19 children and two adults dead.
- Biloxi Sun Herald
The cost of living was one saving grace, but here are the other facts that put us at the bottom of the list. Do you agree?
- Asheville Citizen-Times
Statistically, this country has a huge problem with sexual assault. Every 68 seconds, an American is sexually assaulted, including children.
- USA TODAY
Some North Carolina schools now have locked-up AR-15s for law enforcement. Gun safety experts are appalled.
A North Carolina sheriff says the guns will help law enforcement respond to possible acts of violence at the schools. Gun safety experts disagree.
- The 74
Georgia teachers will soon be heading back to their classrooms with some extra cash for supplies. Gov. Brian Kemp visited Ola High School in Henry County Friday to announce a $125 grant using his office’s share of COVID-19 federal relief funds for full-time public school teachers and staff members who provide instructional and supportive services […]
A former teacher is now running a program to make sure kids who come from families struggling financially don’t struggle in school or in their future.
- The Telegraph
Teenagers should study core subjects including maths and English beyond GCSE as part of a new “British Baccalaureate”, Rishi Sunak has said.
- Idaho Statesman
The school board will consider the policy on Monday.
- The Columbus Dispatch
The Columbus Education Association's legislative assembly has unanimously voted to issue a 10-day notice of the union's intent to strike.
- WSB Cox articles
Homeroom teachers at Garden Hills Elementary in Buckhead were surprised with all these supplies for free.
- The Hill
A group of retired military heavyweights has urged the Supreme Court to uphold affirmative action in higher education when the justices review a legal challenge to race-conscious admissions policies at the University of North Carolina (UNC) and Harvard University. The former officers argued in court papers that allowing colleges and service academies to consider race…
- The Telegraph
The start of the university year could be moved from September to January under Liz Truss's planned shake-up of the education system, The Telegraph can disclose.
- The Desert Sun
Katherine Silveira, a candidate for DSUSD school board, shares her views as a new school year is about to get underway
Some North Carolina principals are worried they could lose pay in the upcoming school year instead of the raises they’re supposed to be receiving in the new state budget.
- Fort Worth Star-Telegram
Stephanie Peterson, a training and education specialist at the Texas School Safety Center, offers guidance for parents as students return to school.
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Set your child up for a great school year by helping them stay organized (even if you’re not there) with these must-have organization items from Amazon.
- The Florida Times-Union
Duval County Public Schools educators say the property tax funding would help them stay in the field and recruit more teachers.
Now you can go back to school with a new Chromebook, courtesy of Lenovo, Samsung and Amazon.
In Detroit, people are represented by two separate yet equally important groups.
- The Providence Journal
The state Education Department would not provide any details on the school in question, the number of students or how the credits were obtained.