Last year Bellaire High School had a record 13 valedictorians. FOX 26 reporter Shelby Rose caught up with a few of them as they begin their college years.
College Professors Are Revealing What Students Don't Understand About Their Work, And I Am Diligently Taking Notes
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Gen Z is driving most workplace trends—but we should be listening to millennials and boomers instead
Gen Z is the smallest generation. So why are we listening to their workplace complaints?
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The Olathe Northwest High School teacher and coach is accused of having sexual intercourse with a student several times, both at his home and at the school, according to police.
Prof. Constance Kassor's class, "Doing Nothing," is the most popular course at Lawrence University in Wisconsin. Here's what that says about college students today.
- Raleigh News and Observer
While acknowledging that the proposed equity policy my mean “discomfort” for some, supporters say it is necessary.
A Chinese mother who was admitted to the same prestigious university as her son has inspired netizens with her story, which went viral on social media. Chen Lan, a nurse of 29 years in eastern China, was admitted to the Zhejiang University as a PhD candidate a year after son was accepted into the institution, according to China Daily. Chen, who is in her late 40s, became an inspiration to many people in China who also wish to pursue their dreams despite their age.
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A University of Arizona professor who authorities say was fatally shot on campus by a former graduate student was an expert on desert water issues who faculty and former students described as a kind and brilliant colleague. School officials identified Thomas Meixner, who had headed the school’s Department of Hydrology and Atmospheric Sciences, as the victim in Wednesday afternoon’s shooting. “This incident is a deep shock to our community, and it is a tragedy,” University President Robert Robbins said in a statement late Wednesday.
The Biden administration has agreed to hold off on launching the student loan forgiveness application—for now.
This World Teachers' Day, U.S. educators are suffering from post-pandemic burnout and sweeping staff shortages. Read what one former principal says is the solution to getting educators back in schools.
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Graduation is less likely for students at less selective schools. Andy Sacks via Getty ImagesThe Supreme Court is scheduled to hear arguments in two lawsuits on Oct. 31, 2022, brought by a group that opposes affirmative action in college admissions. Here, Natasha Warikoo, a sociology professor at Tufts University and author of the newly released “Is Affirmative Action Fair?: The Myth of Equity in College Admissions,” shares insights on how the racial and ethnic makeup of student bodies at select
Black Student Claims He Was Racially Profiled At Michigan School By Officers Who Accosted Him And Alleged His ID Was Fake
Oakland University in Rochester, Michigan is under scrutiny after a viral video captured a confrontation between two police officers on campus and a Black student who was accused of showing a fake ID. The clip begins with one of the officers grabbing the Black student’s hands as he insists tha
For borrowers worried about paying off existing student loans, President Joe Biden's debt forgiveness plan -- announced in August -- may have provided some relief. Important: This Credit Score Mistake...
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College enrollments continue to drop in the U.S. as students seek alternatives to the traditional university experience.
- Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Catholic Memorial receiving unanimous votes for the top spot in football highlights our weekly poll recap.
- Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
For the fourth consecutive year, Elmbrook has been ranked as the top school district in Wisconsin, according to Niche
Three of the top five school districts — Elmbrook, Mequon-Thiensville and Whitefish Bay — were in the Milwaukee metro area.
- Kansas City Star
“One of the jobs of the auditor is to look at money spent and, if money’s being wasted, to highlight that,” Fitzpatrick said. “From my perspective, that type of curriculum is a waste of taxpayer money.”
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Two parents are demanding action after they say an employee allegedly used a racial slur at Jacksonville Elementary School last week.
A 529 plan can be a powerful way to save for college, offering tax-free growth and other tax benefits. These accounts are so powerful, in fact, that many grandparents choose to open them for their grandchildren. In the past, there … Continue reading → The post How the 529 Grandparent Loophole Works appeared first on SmartAsset Blog.
- The Columbus Dispatch
Justin R. Foley, 47, the Columbus Alternative High School teacher arrested last month for taking up-skirt videos of female students, has resigned.
- KTRK – Houston
The educator's school district is currently facing litigation for the sexual assault. The victim's family claims their student overdosed on drugs provided by the teacher.