We spoke with State Senator Royce West, Democrat of Dallas. We discussed how Texas school districts comply with the state's safety and security standards along with the level of mental health services the state and school districts provide students.
- Ukrayinska Pravda
THURSDAY, 29 SEPTEMBER 2022, 09:14 A car belonging to Olena Shapurova, a collaborator with Russian occupation authorities who had been appointed as the head of the "[Melitopol] department of education", has exploded.
- The 74
Every day after work, veteran English teacher Staci Ely pulls into the parking lot of the Spanish Trail Lodge in Fort Stockton, a small town in far West Texas. She parks right in front of her door in the motor-court style hotel, and settles into a small, recently refurbished room with an en suite bathroom, […]
- American City Business Journals
When it comes to remote work, the leader of one of the largest investment banks in the country told business leaders gathered at UNC he's ready to cancel the Zoom calls.
- In The Know by Yahoo
A teenager is being celebrated on TikTok for calling out her school's sexist policy during an assembly.
I'm a 9th-grade teacher. Here's what I wish parents of freshmen would help their children understand.
The author, who has nearly two decades of experience teaching high-school students, says parents can set their freshmen up for success beyond school.
- The Columbus Dispatch
High-dosage tutoring and increasing time spent in the classroom are needed for Ohio students to dodge an educational disaster, Aaron Churchill writes.
- The Hill
The day has finally come — well, almost. After weeks of waiting, the White House appears to be gearing up to forgive the federal student loan debt of millions of Americans after alerting borrowers Thursday about what to expect through the process.
Biden's Education Department just decided 5 million 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.
- NBC News
For at least a decade, the University of Georgia has failed to enroll Black students at a rate proportionate to the state's Black high school students.
- USA TODAY
Six conservatives states filed a legal challenge against Joe Biden's plan to forgive billions in federal student loans for millions of borrowers.
- Business Insider
Ginni Thomas, wife of Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas, told the Jan. 6 investigators she still believes the 2020 election was stolen, committee chairman tells CNN
Her lawyer said Thomas was "happy to cooperate with the Committee to clear up the misconceptions about her activities surrounding the 2020 elections."
- The Hill
Sen. Joe Manchin’s (D-W.Va.) push to speed up the pace of energy infrastructure approvals faces an uncertain future after the proposal couldn’t garner enough support when attached to a must-pass government-funding bill. Democrats on Tuesday pulled the package out of the stopgap measure amid opposition from both conservatives and progressives. They’re expected to try to…
- LA Times
The altered calendar is a setback for Supt. Alberto Carvalho, but there would still be added instructional time available.
- Idaho Statesman
“Education should not be a punishment,” Idaho parent Tasha Baker says.
- Fox News
Two Christian parents from the United Kingdom took successful legal action against their country's Department of Education after a school labeled them and their son as transphobic.
- Cincinnati.com | The Enquirer
Fortune Well of Fortune Magazine released its list of the 25 best places for families to live in the U.S., and a Cincinnati suburb made the cut.
House Democrats have officially drafted a bill that bans politicians, judges, their spouses and children from trading stocks — but here's what they're still allowed to own and do
Is this enough to stop conflicts of interest? To a certain extent.
- Kansas City Star
Sen. Josh Hawley of Missouri has offered another bill, this time on immigration. If it follows a familiar pattern, it won’t become law. That’s a problem for Missourians.
- USA TODAY Sports
Jackson State football coach Deion Sanders discussed the water crisis facing Mississippi's capital city.
- National Review
A group of states filed a lawsuit against the Biden administration in an attempt to stop the student loan-forgiveness program from taking effect.