Couple holds back-to-school drive for 3 Richmond schools: 'We just want to give back'
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After more than 50 years, Indiana University and Purdue University will split IUPUI – their joint venture in Indianapolis − into two separate schools.
- 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.
Three parents were arrested, two of whom were tased, during a confrontation outside an Arizona elementary school that had been locked down.
The initiative, which coincides with surging inflation and food costs, will offer free meals to 6 million students in California
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This video of a teacher showing her class her favorite student is too sweet for words!
Parents at a Mission District-based public elementary school are expressing growing frustration over a homeless encampment, blocking the sidewalk nearby.
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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.
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Officers responded to the location but did not find the man or the gun at the school. All children are safe and were expected to return home.
Reading proficiency rates in the U.S. are abysmal. Inside the massive effort to change the way kids are taught.
The new program has deposited hundreds of dollars into 3.4 million newly created college savings plans for low-income students.
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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.
- The Tennessean
Girls are at the center of Harpeth Hall's work. We are leading a national conversation on the place for girls in an ever-evolving world.
- Idaho Statesman
The department said it wants its officers to more “accurately reflect the community.”
- The Des Moines Register
South Carolina and Iowa State professors: Lack of respect drives turnover of existing teachers and discourages people from considering the profession.
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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.
- Fort Worth Star-Telegram
What’s wrong with ESL educators learning culturally appropriate methods? [Opinion]
- The State
President Joe Biden has said he’d make some sort of decision on student loan forgiveness by the end of August.
Regardless of income status, all students in California will soon be able to receive a free meal from their school.
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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.