Baltimore City is changing school bell times for thousands of students this fall because of a shortage of school bus drivers.
- The Tennessean
Gov. Bill Lee under fire following Hillsdale College leader's comments, plus upcoming TCAP scores.
For months, Kazumi Sato, a nutritionist at a middle school in eastern Tokyo, has received notices about hikes in ingredient prices. Mindful of the economic hardships many of the students' families face, local authorities are loath to pass the burden of pricier school lunches on to them. For Sato, that has meant constantly adjusting lunch recipes so that Senju Aoba Junior High School's kitchen can stay within budget.
- Fox News
Los Angeles public schools mandated all employees to undergo "implicit/unconscious bias training," which teaches that "merit" and "individualism" are rooted in whiteness.
- The Tennessean
Hillsdale College President Larry Arnn disparaged teachers. Bill Lee should not tolerate that. | Opinion
Educators or colleges of education are not the problems. They certainly are not “dumb" like Hillsdale College President Larry Arnn implies.
- The Tuscaloosa News
It took about 20 seconds to complete a controlled demotion of Julia Tutwiler Hall, which has stood on the University of Alabama campus since 1968.
- The Anderson Independent-Mail
As Anderson University issued a letter to clarify its statement of Christian faith, LGBTQ activists say 139 people have pledged to pull funding.
A new student-loan company is now taking over the accounts of public servants seeking debt cancellation
Along with account transfers, the Public Service Loan Forgiveness waiver expires in four months. Advocates say those borrowers need continued relief.
- The Florida Times-Union
Teacher shortages continue to impact the State of Florida. What does that mean for Duval County Public Schools?
- Los Angeles Times Opinion
The Supreme Court threw out decades of legal precedent on school prayer with a decision that ignored the facts as well as the importance of not proselytizing to students.
- The 74
It’s the start of a nervous summer for school superintendents and H.R. folks. Idaho has hundreds of teacher vacancies, and many schools can’t find qualified applicants. That could translate into unfilled positions and larger class sizes — and inexperienced teachers in hard-to-fill disciplines such as math, science and special education. Idaho schools are fully feeling […]
Meet a 37-year-old with $108,100 in student debt who lives in a school bus because rent is unaffordable: 'Student-loan debt is by far my biggest regret'
Nick Crocker didn't even use his degree and wishes he'd gone to trade school instead. "It's too much money to let somebody borrow at 18 years old."
- Herald Times Reporter
American Indian boarding schools exhibit at Manitowoc library highlights 'darker corner' of US history
Manitowoc Public Library is hosting the National Endowment for the Humanities On the Road Exhibition this summer through Aug. 11.
- The St. Augustine Record
Florida released its final FSA test scores, with Volusia behind the state in most subjects, while St. Johns and Flagler counties scored higher.
- Daily Commercial
Ted Wolf, who retired as the principal of Villages Elementary of Lady Lake 12 years ago, weighs in on the Leesburg High School band situation.
- The Telegraph
Transgender issues should not be taught to children without their parents’ knowledge, Nadhim Zahawi has said.
Cuban says he supports the proposal backed by President Joe Biden that would cancel up to $10,000 in student loans per borrower. In the past, Cuban said that student-loan forgiveness could boost the economy, but explained that the problem should be fixed by addressing the “ridiculous tuition fees” from colleges and Universities. “Forgiving the debt is the worst thing you can do,” Cuban said in 2015.
The Biden administration on Tuesday will launch a new effort to recruit 250,000 mentors and tutors to help students who have fallen back in their learning during the coronavirus pandemic, the White House said. The program, which will be led by AmeriCorps and the Department of Education along with other service organizations, will seek to get adults to fill the roles over the next three years. Students on average are two to four months behind in reading and math as a result of the pandemic, a White House official said.
- The Des Moines Register
The alternative education center employee exchanged explicit text messages and bought a gun for the 14-year-old, court documents show
- Star News
A local woman hopes New Hanover County's chapter of Moms for Liberty will restore parents' rights to make decisions for their children.
- Daytona Beach News-Journal
Some students said that Daniel Dye was struck first by the other student as part of a game at Father Lopez High School in Daytona Beach.