The school confirmed on Wednesday that graffiti with a bomb threat was found in a bathroom on the main campus.
- Shreveport Times | The Times
A Waskom ISD middle school teacher and coach was placed on administrative after posting a TikTok video about a threat he received that he felt was not handled by the school
- Akron Beacon Journal
A Nazi-themed home-schooling curriculum reportedly being used in Upper Sandusky upset the superintendent there.
- USA TODAY Opinion
Some assume Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis’ goal is to create a bunch of conservative clones. But that’s the opposite of what a liberal arts education does
- Springfield News-Leader
Plus, we asked ChatGPT some questions about Springfield. Here's what it had to say.
A 29-year-old woman has been charged for posing as a teenager to enroll at a public high school in New Jersey. Hyejeong Shin, a graduate of Rutgers University-New Brunswick, was charged on Jan. 24 with one count of providing a false government document with the intent to verify one’s identity or age, the New Brunswick Police Department stated in a news release on Wednesday. Shin allegedly submitted a fake birth certificate that indicated she was 15 years old to the New Brunswick Board of Education to enroll at New Brunswick High School.
18 "Incidents" Where Teachers Immediately Got Fired, And They Range From Necessary To WILDLY Undeserved
"My principal got fired for hypnotizing the school's football team before games so they'd play better."
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A mother claims her child, a freshman in high school, is being discriminated against because the child is transgender.
- The 74
As schools face rising behavioral challenges, debates rage on about restorative justice, which rejects traditional, punitive discipline in favor of relationship-based work to address underlying causes of conflict. Studies show widely disparate results — for example, on school violence and academic performance. Many advocates explain these discrepancies by noting that neutral-to-negative results come about when […]
Gov. Ron DeSantis' appointees to the New College of Florida board could shakeup leadership at the Sarasota school.
- Miami Herald
“It was shocking to hear we’d stop midway through the year and be degraded to a class we didn’t choose,” Cyara Pestaina, a senior taking the AP African American Studies course that Gov. DeSantis rejected.
- Los Angeles Times Opinion
A teacher says he's never seen a boy get distracted by a girl's 'provocative' attire at school. He says smartphones are the bigger problem.
- The News-Messenger
Do not give up on paying those student loans, and high schoolers should avoid long-term debt in future
- Orlando Sentinel
Gov. Ron DeSantis is pushing to cut diversity, equity and inclusion initiatives and curtail faculty tenure on state university campuses, an extension of his campaign against what he describes as a “far-left” agenda in higher education. DeSantis said during a press conference Tuesday morning at State College of Florida’s Manatee-Sarasota campus that the state will halt funding to diversity, ...
- Florida Today
Fixing the culture within Brevard Public Schools is urgent and will have major consequences if it is not addressed.
- The 74
WASHINGTON – A panel of policymakers and educators, including author Dave Eggers and former U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, gathered at the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday to promote the American Teacher Act. The bill, if passed, would authorize the federal government to create four-year grants for states to enact and enforce minimum school teacher […]
- Associated Press
The maker of ChatGPT is trying to curb its reputation as a freewheeling cheating machine with a new tool that can help teachers detect if a student or artificial intelligence wrote that homework. The new AI Text Classifier launched Tuesday by OpenAI follows a weeks-long discussion at schools and colleges over fears that ChatGPT’s ability to write just about anything on command could fuel academic dishonesty and hinder learning. The method for detecting AI-written text “is imperfect and it will be wrong sometimes,” said Jan Leike, head of OpenAI's alignment team tasked to make its systems safer.
Australia is preparing for the arrival of thousands of Chinese students, the education minister said on Monday, days after China's education ministry warned students enrolled overseas that online learning would no longer be recognised. Australia's education sector, which generated A$39 billion ($27.66 billion) in export earnings before the pandemic, has strong ties to China, with roughly 150,000 nationals enrolled in Australian universities.
According to police, two threats were made against Penndale Middle School, prompting law enforcement and school officials to dismiss students early on Monday.
- Miami Herald
Florida governor’s plan for state universities would affect tenure, hiring of faculty and prohibit diversity, equity and inclusion programs.