When you enter a school as a teacher in 2022, your job encompasses more than education.
- The 74
Attorney General Eric Schmitt announced Wednesday that he’s issued subpoenas to seven school districts across the state as part of his ongoing investigation into school districts’ curriculum and practices. Schmitt, who is running in the GOP primary for U.S. Senate, said in a news release that the subpoenas target student surveys that his office characterized as asking […]
- The Anderson Independent-Mail
Supporters of former Anderson University professor Miranda Barnett gathered Sunday to demand change in the school's treatment of LGBTQ+ people.
A Texas school district banned hoodies, short dresses, and 'unnatural hair coloring' in dress code meant to train students for the 'future workforce'
More than 4,000 people as of Saturday have signed an online petition — created by a student — to protest the school district's guidelines.
- The Conversation
Affluent students also benefited more from gifted programs compared to students from low-income backgrounds. SDI Productions/E+ via Getty ImagesThe Research Brief is a short take about interesting academic work. The big idea Participating in a gifted and talented program improved high-ability students’ reading and math achievement, on average, nationwide, I found in a new study. However, in reading, these achievement gains were not universal. Black students benefited less from participating in g
- The Des Moines Register
Teacher education expert and Buena Vista University assistant professor: A few comprehensive changes may be able to make teachers feel better.
- USA TODAY Opinion
The frustration that parents felt juggling work and their children’s learning spurred an explosion of school choice initiatives around the country.
- The New York Times
Reid Bauer was finishing lunch period last year at his middle school in the Atlanta area when an alarm began blaring through the halls, warning of an emergency. Reid, then in sixth grade, had never heard the school’s “code red” alert before. It was part of a new $5 million crisis management service that the Cobb County School District in Marietta, Georgia, had purchased. District officials had promoted the system, called AlertPoint, as “state-of-the art technology” that could help save students’
- The 74
When I saw the images coming out of Uvalde, Texas, my mind raced to, “What would I do if an active shooter entered the school?” I don’t have the cabinet space to hide the 30 kindergartners in my class. This causes me to feel very anxious. I know teachers are expected to compartmentalize, but we […]
- The 74
A school board in southeastern Wisconsin has rejected a book recommended for use in a 10th-grade accelerated English class due in part to concerns that it lacked “balance” regarding the internment of Japanese Americans during World War II. The Curriculum Planning Committee for the Muskego-Norway district, which serves about 5,000 students in Waukesha and Racine […]
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- Hilton Head Island Packet
“Milo” and “Veda” are helping students with autism in Beaufort County schools improve social and behavioral skills, but the two aren’t special education teachers or teacher aides.
- Star News
John Hood column: Licensing hurts consumers more than it helps
- The State
The Republican state superintendent race has grown increasingly combative in recent weeks, with the leading candidates ramping up attacks on each other’s integrity ahead of Tuesday’s primary runoff.
- The Root
Teenagers typically get a bad rap for their couldn’t-care-less attitudes and for paying more attention to TikTok than geometry, but recently, one Alabama youngster is getting nothing but praise. And by praise, we mean college acceptances and scholarships….lots of them. Rotimi Kukoyi was accepted into over 15 top universities, and has been awarded over $2 million dollars in scholarships.
- Fox News
The University of Michigan is awarding a group nearly $2 million in grant funding in an effort to examine “the historical and current state of the U.S. carceral system.”
- The Telegraph
A Cambridge University college has been accused of hiring a “woke activist” with an agenda to produce a “shambolic” slavery report it is now being forced to correct.
- Tri-City Herald
She and 91 other interns will begin work next month at the University of Texas’ Center for Space Research.
- Las Cruces Sun-News
There are much more sensible and cost-effective alternatives to “universal” taxpayer-funded pre-K.
Officers in Sarasota are training for a real-life scenario if there was an active shooter at a school.
- The Daily Jeffersonian
Precautions have been put in place and drills practiced to give students and stuff tools to fend off an attack protect themselves.