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- Business Insider
A Florida school says students who get vaxxed must stay home for 30 days due to unfounded claim that they'll infect others
School officials told WSVN that the quarantine mandate exists because they believe vaccinated students could infect unvaccinated students.
A UCLA professor suspended in a row over grades for Black students claims it was to distract from the business school that's 'inhospitable' to people of color
Gordon Klein, an accounting lecturer at UCLA Anderson School of Management, claimed his suspension was a "well-timed publicity stunt."
- The Daily Beast
via YouTube/WUSA9Tensions at Howard University reached a boiling point this week as students staged a sit-in over housing conditions they say are so bad that some students have gotten sick, while others have been forced to stay on the streets. The complaints made by students run the gamut from mold infestations, and rats and insects running amuck, to safety concerns, with students questioning why they pay nearly $50,000 a year for such “unlivable” conditions.Students said they had planned a meet
- Atlanta Black Star
‘Absolutely Offensive’: Parents Demand District Accountability When Texas Teacher Who Used the N-Word, Questioned Lack of ‘White History Month’ Is Allowed to Resign
A Texas community is demanding accountability after a recorded classroom discussion exposed a white teacher of saying the N-word and making other racial remarks. The […]
Black students in Georgia were suspended for planning a protest after white students waved a Confederate flag and allegedly used racial slurs
One student said the school banned LGBTQ+ flags and "Black Lives Matter" clothing but said students weren't punished for waving the Confederate flag.
- Washington Examiner
A Vermont high school homecoming football game turned into a “drag ball” runway at halftime, with a mix of students and faculty members parading in gowns, wigs, and makeup — and a big crowd in rainbow colors to cheer them on.
- Washington Examiner
A private liberal arts college in Maine is prohibiting caste-based discrimination, a system based on inherited wealth and social status.
- Rolling Stone
‘They Can’t Stop Everyone’: GOP Congressman Dangerously Encourages Kids to Defy Statewide School Mask Mandate
Rep. Bob Good (R-Va.) spread anti-vaxx lies and other Covid-19 information while speaking to a high school government class
- Charlotte Observer
The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department Crimes Against Children unit is investigating.
- The Telegraph
Covid testing in schools should be brought to an end for the sake of children's education, the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health has urged.
- KFSN – Fresno
New details have been released about the armed man who showed up at a school campus in downtown Fresno on Friday.
- The 74
With the release of new data in recent months, a clearer picture is emerging of how K-12 enrollment has responded to the pandemic. Studying figures from hundreds of school districts, researchers at Stanford have found that roughly one-quarter of the decrease in students is directly attributable to the move to all-virtual instruction, and that the […]
- Business Insider
Some Colorado schools don't have enough milk for their students because of 'unprecedented' supply shortages
Pupils in Denver, Colorado, are being encouraged to bring refillable water bottles with them because of milk shortages.
- NBC News
School board elections are being targeted by special interest groups and political action committees, which are gaining toeholds in these nonpartisan races.
Florida Education Commissioner Richard Corcoran sent a response letter to Leon County Schools Friday in regards to their modified COVID-19 safety policies, saying that the district is still out of compliance and salaries would begin being withheld.
- CBS News Videos
The U.S. school lunch system is feeling the impact of the nation's supply chain disruptions. Shipping bottlenecks and labor shortages are limiting resources for school districts across the country. The rising cost of goods, coupled with the limited availability of products, are creating issues for millions of vulnerable students. Many of these kids rely on school lunches for a majority of their daily nutritional intake. Jeremy West, director of partnerships and engagement for the Urban School Food Alliance, joins CBSN to discuss.
- Lexington Herald-Leader
Attorney Neal Smith, who represents the Pike County School Board, said he had not seen the complaint and could not comment.
- WGBA - Green Bay Scripps
According to new data released by the state, Wisconsin's total public school enrollment this fall has dropped 0.5 percent compared to last year.
- KGTV - San Diego Scripps
UC Schools mandate flu shot for students and employees
- Fort Worth Star-Telegram
The 2021 Texas high school football season continues with games running Thursday through Saturday.