Eight Ohio schools "swatted" today
- In The Know by Yahoo
A teenager is being celebrated on TikTok for calling out her school's sexist policy during an assembly.
- Cincinnati.com | The Enquirer
Transgender teen won't give up her princess crown after being elected as a prank by her peers. Instead, she's celebrating in tonight's parade.
With the Cardinal Divas, Princess Isis Lang wanted a safe space for other Black students at the LA school. She didn’t expect so many people to be mad about it.
Top high schools in New York City are expected to tighten their admissions criteria with the return of grade-based admissions. On Thursday, City Department of Education Chancellor David C. Banks announced that the city is rolling back a controversial pandemic-era moratorium that allowed more low-income students to enter some of the city’s most elite schools. The move, which will regrant selective high schools the option to reserve admissions for top-performing students, comes in response to complaints by parents and groups that the random lottery implemented for middle school students was unfair.
- Fort Worth Star-Telegram
The candidates need to talk about schools — not just books and funding, but alarmingly poor achievement results. [Opinion]
A 15-year-old student at Oliver Citywide Academy is facing charges after he allegedly assaulted a teacher in the building Thursday morning.
Arizona attorney general files 3rd major lawsuit against Biden's student-debt relief: 'The question Americans need to be asking is why college costs so much in the first place'
The third lawsuit attempting to stop Biden's student-debt relief comes from Arizona's attorney general who says the plan will hurt recruiting efforts.
- Detroit Free Press
Some old student loans won't be forgiven after a new Education Department announcement. But an online application for others will be out in October.
- State College Centre Daily Times
Officials said earlier this year that renovations proved too costly.
- BuzzFeed News
If you had a Federal Family Education Loan or Perkins Loan, you need to read this now.View Entire Post ›
- Miami Herald
The U.S. Department of Education changed eligibility guidelines Thursday, Sept. 29.
Education Department says that a subset of federal student loans owned by private lenders no longer qualify for relief.
- CBS News
The updated guidance came the same day six GOP-led states sued the Biden administration over the debt relief.
- The Hill
Story at a glance Arizona high school students on Thursday walked out of class to protest a number of new state laws that took effect Saturday that they say discriminate against LGBTQ+ people. Among the new laws that went into effect are two measures that ban transgender young people from competing on sports teams consistent…
Borrowers who don't want to automatically receive Biden's student loan forgiveness will be able to opt out.
- The Oklahoman
Details have been updated in Joe Biden's student loan forgiveness program, including a potential change for borrowers with privately owned loans.
- The Desert Sun
Desert Sun readers sound off in today's letters to the editor.
Biden's Education Department just decided some student-loan borrowers with privately held debt aren't eligible for relief
Some borrowers with privately held loans have been in relief limbo. But the Education Department now says they're not eligible.
- Utica Observer-Dispatch
Authorities say the alleged sexual abuse didn't take place at a school. The school district says Jerry Studer is on leave.
- The News-Messenger
There is a new special interest group in town - the parents.