On average, $750 was spent on school supplies by teachers last year. Historically, it's the highest amount ever spent according to the Adopt-A-Classroom website.
- In The Know by Yahoo
This video of a teacher showing her class her favorite student is too sweet for words!
Notices informing student-loan borrowers of debt relief have contained 'grammatical errors and incomplete sentences' and looked like a scam, a government watchdog report finds
When a school closes down, student-loan borrowers are entitled to relief. But a GAO report found issues with informing students of debt discharges.
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
- Poets & Quants
Stanford MBA power couple: Rishi Sunak and his wife, Akshata Murty, who met while studying at the Stanford Graduate School of Business Could the next prime minister of the United Kingdom be a Stanford ... The post Stanford Doesn’t Remember Rishi Sunak: The MBA Alum Who Could Be Britain’s Next Prime Minister appeared first on Poets&Quants.
- Florida Today
Students at Johnson Middle School over the summer were escorted by adults to the bathroom, and no such assault occurred, a district spokesman said.
Reading proficiency rates in the U.S. are abysmal. Inside the massive effort to change the way kids Are taught
- Springfield News-Leader
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.
- The Hill
Story at a glance Enrollment data has revealed there are fewer and fewer high school graduates enrolling in college-degree programs. In 2020, 63 percent of high school graduates immediately enrolled in college but in 2018 that percentage was at nearly 70 percent. The perceived benefit of college is also dropping, with Americans wary of the…
- Athens Banner-Herald
The University System of Georgia Board of Regents voted Tuesday to make a series of improvements to the south side of Sanford Stadium.
- Miami Herald
University professors are afraid. Florida’s crackdown on ‘woke’ academia is already working | Editorial
Florida’s recent crackdown on academic freedom at public universities and colleges already is having its apparent intended effect — professors are muzzling themselves.
- WSB Cox articles
Police said one of the guns went off when the student dropped the bag.
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.
- CBS News
Nationwide, there are at least 280,000 fewer public school teachers than there were before the pandemic, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
- The Hill
Story at a glance A central Virginia school board is reviewing a policy that would require transgender students to obtain written permission to use school bathrooms, locker rooms or other gender-separated facilities that match their gender identity. Students may be asked to submit signed statements from family members and doctors certifying their gender identity, according…
- Associated Press
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.
- Badgers Wire
Wisconsin will host fast-rising SF Bubu Benjamin on an official visit in August:
- The Topeka Capital-Journal
A proposal that would adjust some private school's classification under KSHSAA is set up for a September vote by the Kansas State Board of Education.
- Entertainment Tonight Videos
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.
- NBC News
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.
- The St. Augustine Record
The complaint, filed Tuesday, contends that Guadalupe, 18, who was arrested July 19, engaged in sexual misconduct with at least nine other students.