One Martin County barbershop gave out free haircuts for students before they head back to school. WPBF's Sooji Nam has the story.
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This video of a teacher showing her class her favorite student is too sweet for words!
Three parents were arrested, two of whom were tased, during a confrontation outside an Arizona elementary school that had been locked down.
Fla. Teacher Resigns After School District Removes His 'Age Inappropriate' Images of Historic Black Americans
Michael James says he hung photos of heroes like Martin Luther King Jr., Harriet Tubman, Colin Powell and Barack Obama to inspire his students
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Along with the Pledge of Allegiance, posters of Martin Luther King Jr., Colin Powell and George Washington Carver were removed from the bulletin board.
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Students at Johnson Middle School over the summer were escorted by adults to the bathroom, and no such assault occurred, a district spokesman said.
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SPS officials said the uptick is due, in part, to the number of teachers who opted not to retire last year because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Parents at a Mission District-based public elementary school are expressing growing frustration over a homeless encampment, blocking the sidewalk nearby.
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Police said one of the guns went off when the student dropped the bag.
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Officers responded to the location but did not find the man or the gun at the school. All children are safe and were expected to return home.
Students at the school near Downtown Dallas were surprised and honored to see Jennifer Hudson walk into the building as they were rehearsing for a musical performance.
Michael James, a man who taught at O.J.
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Angelina Jolie is one proud mama! On Wednesday, the mother of six helped move her daughter, Zahara Jolie-Pitt, into school at Spelman College. In a video posted by the university’s VP of Student Affairs, Darryl Holloman, Angelina chatted with the school’s president, Dr. Helene Gayle, about the emotional experience.
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President Joe Biden has said he’d make some sort of decision on student loan forgiveness by the end of August.
Professor: “A large student loan forgiveness program would drive up inflation even faster."
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The nation's top public health agency relaxed its COVID-19 guidelines Thursday, dropping the recommendation that Americans quarantine themselves if they come into close contact with an infected person. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention also said people no longer need to stay at least 6 feet away from others. “The current conditions of this pandemic are very different from those of the last two years,” said the CDC's Greta Massetti, an author of the guidelines.
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A Rand survey found 1 in 4 teachers have been told to limit class discussions on racism and bias as more than half of teachers and 59% of teachers of color oppose legal limits.
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