For parents of high school seniors, this time of year is the start of the college admissions adventure.
Identical college twins were accused of cheating in an exam by signaling. They won $1.5 million in damages after a jury decided they hadn't cheated because their minds were connected.
A pair of identical twins was discredited when they were accused of cheating on a medical exam. The sisters have finally cleared their names in court.
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Two University of Pittsburgh students have been charged with abuse of corpse charges for an alleged incident that took place during a class in November.
- The Root
The Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights is looking into complaints centered around an Atlanta elementary school that allegedly assigned students to classes based on their race, according to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. The Black family who filed the complaint also alleges that the school retaliated against them for doing so.
America has a $1.7 trillion student loan debt problem. Here’s what 6 borrowers think will solve the crisis as Biden’s forgiveness plan stalls
"There needs to be a forward-looking solution."
- Kansas City Star
“You can like it, not like it, be upset about it all you like,” he told his African American studies class at University Academy. | Editorial
- Kansas City Star
The U.S. needs a president who can transport the country to the future. | Opinion
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Ten Los Angeles students appear to have overdosed on cannabis edibles Thursday at their middle school in California's San Fernando Valley, officials said. (Dec. 1)
- LA Times
Fentanyl is ruled out as a cause after multiple students with 'medical complaints' are reported at Van Nuys Middle School on Thursday morning.
In many cases, student loan debt is discharged, but that’s not always what happens.
Students were escorted out of Cactus Shadows High School in Scottsdale on Dec. 2 after police placed the school on lockdown following reports of an armed person on campus. Police said no suspect was found during their initial search of the school.
- Los Angeles Times Opinion
A former education official says affirmative action has been one of many tools to close the higher ed gap between minorities and whites in the U.S.
- The Hill
Ten students were evaluated Thursday morning after a suspected cannabis overdose at a middle school in California's San Fernando Valley.
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- The Conversation
Religious freedom and LGBTQ rights are clashing in schools and on campuses – and courts are deciding
People walk by the campus of Yeshiva University in New York City. Spencer Platt/Getty ImagesDisputes over religious freedom and LGBTQ rights in the United States have led to some of the most high-profile judicial controversies – and 2022 is no exception. For example, the Supreme Court will hear arguments Dec. 5, 2022, about whether a designer can refuse to create wedding websites for same-sex couples; a ruling is likely in late June 2023. Lately, many of these controversies have begun in educati
- Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
'Some come every single day': Wisconsin college students' use of campus food pantries soars this year
Over the past year, Milwaukee Area Technical College has opened food pantries at all five of its campuses. The pantries couldn't have come at a better time.
The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday agreed to hear President Joe Biden's bid to reinstate his plan to cancel billions of dollars in student debt after it was blocked by a lower court in a challenge by six states that have accused his administration of exceeding its authority. An injunction issued on Nov. 14 by the St. Louis-based 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals blocking the program will remain in place for now, as the justices deferred taking action on Biden's request to immediately lift it. The policy faces another legal hurdle as the administration contests a separate Nov. 10 ruling by a federal judge in Texas deeming the program unlawful.
- The Oklahoman
Oklahoma AG John O'Connor cited U.S. Supreme Court rulings to argue the state can't keep religious organizations from running public charter schools.
- Lexington Herald-Leader
Linda Blackford: Eric Smart was a high profile researcher at UK who resigned amid scientific misconduct and sexual harassment investigations, but got a job as a science teacher with the Bourbon County Schools.
- NBC News
A Florida sheriff stunned many of his constituents this week by appearing to endorse spanking students, his comments coming during a press conference in which