Four Fond du Lac School District administrators resign
- The Daily Beast
via Facebook/EBR SchoolsThe East Baton Rouge school system in Louisiana has been accused of tricking hundreds of high school seniors into attending a religious event this week disguised as a college and career fair.After students arrived at the venue—a church called the Living Faith Christian Center—they say they found something much different than a career fair called the “Day of Hope.” While several colleges did have a presence at the event, students said the emphasis appeared to be on somethi
- The Olympian
His watch began after the May 24 mass school shooting in Uvalde, Texas, killed 21 people, including 19 students.
- The Conversation
'There's only so far I can take them' – why teachers give up on struggling students who don't do their homework
Failure to complete homework leaves students in the lurch. MoMorad via Getty ImagesWhenever “Gina,” a fifth grader at a suburban public school on the East Coast, did her math homework, she never had to worry about whether she could get help from her mom. “I help her a lot with homework,” Gina’s mother, a married, mid-level manager for a health care company, explained to us during an interview for a study we did about how teachers view students who complete their homework versus those who do not.
- The Conversation
Some preschoolers are encouraged to bring in their favorite toy or stuffed animal, while others risk having it confiscated. Layland Masuda/Moment Collection via Getty ImagesThe Research Brief is a short take about interesting academic work. The big idea Poor preschoolers get fewer chances than wealthier children to bring their prized personal possessions to school. That’s what I found in my two-year comparative ethnographic study of two preschools in Madison, Wisconsin. One of the preschools pri
Are you familiar with the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program? Federal Student Aid, an office of the United States Department of Education, said on its website that the PSLF Program forgives the...
Since President Joe Biden announced his plans to cancel up to $20,000 in student loan debt for qualifying Americans last month, people have been wondering: When can I apply? See: 5 'Shark Tank' Fails...
President Joe Biden announced the much anticipated and (mostly) widely lauded administration's plan for loan forgiveness on Aug. 24. However, beyond the framework announced at the time, details are...
- LA Times
As most University of California campuses start classes this month, the acute shortage of affordable housing is pushing many students into desperation, including living in trailers or working multiple jobs to cover high rents.
If you think you qualify for federal student loan debt relief, you must apply to get it. There is nothing coming in the mail.
- San Luis Obispo Tribune
“I now think it should only be a niche offering,” writes Cal Poly professor. | OPINION
- The Tennessean
Here are the Tennessee high school football scores from Week 6 of the TSSAA 2022 season in Nashville TN.
- The Oklahoman
A Noble High School senior is suing to overturn a state law regulating school bathroom use by biological sex.
- Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Conservative law firm to appeal judge's dismissal of lawsuit arguing minority retention grant discriminates against white students, others
State law restricts the grant to certain students of color, which a conservative law firm argues is racial discrimination.
- Savannah Morning News
Student loan forgiveness may have unintended results for universities, including greater scrutiny on the usefulness of certain college degrees.
- LA Times
The COVID-19 pandemic unexpectedly saved one of the smallest public schools in California, even as enrollment is plummeting elsewhere.
- Fort Worth Star-Telegram
LaKeisha Sasser was the principal of Jacquet Middle School last year. Her contract was terminated in April.
- Myrtle Beach Sun News
Reader urges deeper resolution of climate change issues instead of throwing so many dollars into Band-Aid approaches (Letters to the Editor)
- USA TODAY
The collection donated by actor Robert De Niro includes manuscripts, costumes and two Oscars from his career.
Tennessee State’s Freshmen Class Has More Black First-Year Students Than Some Universities Entire Minority Population
This fall, Tennessee State University anticipates the enrollment of over 3,300 new Tigers to the TSU family.
- 21 Ninety
A young black queen followed her dreams and now she’s facing backlash on the internet for it.