Track-and-field stars from Historically Black Colleges and Universities took part in the HBCU Showcase in Washington Heights on Saturday. As CBS2's Dave Carlin reports, the event is a way to celebrate students and encourage student enrollment.
The Real Reason Florida Wants to Ban AP African-American Studies, According to an Architect of the Course
"Those narratives that they were singling out aren't in the curriculum itself," says Harvard's Evelyn Brooks Higginbotham
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."
Gov. DeSantis overhauled the New College board, which voted Tuesday to replaced President Patricia Okker with Richard Corcoran, a DeSantis ally.
- The Hill
After months of planning Cardinal Local Schools abruptly canceled its musical claiming it was "vulgar."
The New College Board of Trustees has begun its revolution to transform the school, and some troubling questions are starting to be raised, too.
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.
- National Review
DeSantis's new proposal will realign college core course requirements to be "rooted in the values of liberty and the western tradition.“
- Raleigh News and Observer
By far the largest number of vacancies are in elementary schools for the core subjects of math, English language arts, science and social studies.
- Fox News
Transgender teacher dismissed for sharing 'inappropriate' TikTok videos with Maine middle school students
A parent said that students shared the videos via group chats, getting around some of the controls parents had implemented to control their children's social media use.
- The 74
In a school just east of Atlanta, students routinely miss 30 minutes of their 47 minute first period classes because of bus driver shortages. Math workbooks at a Eugene, Oregon school arrived months into the semester, delayed by paper shortages. Some 15 classes at one suburban New York high school were canceled last semester for […]
- Idaho Statesman
Arizona is ‘the gold standard,’ legislator says, so let’s look at the problems with Arizona’s vouchers.
- Akron Beacon Journal
A Nazi-themed home-schooling curriculum reportedly being used in Upper Sandusky upset the superintendent there.
The nonprofit that oversees the Advanced Placement program unveiled its new course framework Wednesday to coincide with the first day of Black History Month.
- Washington Post
New College of Florida board of trustees terminated Patricia Okker’s employment as president on Jan. 31. Earlier this year, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) announced six gubernatorial appointments to New College's 13-member board.
The governor announced during an event in Bradenton that he's requesting millions to recruit new faculty at Sarasota's New College.
- Raleigh News and Observer
The UNC System’s Board of Governors and the UNC-CH Board of Trustees push measures to protect conservatives from imaginary threats
The future of President Biden’s student loan forgiveness plan is in crisis after the Administration announced it would end the COVID-19 public health emergency in May.
- The 74
For New Orleans middle school principal Laura Adelman-Cannon, the new normal means she has held down two jobs since the academic year began. Besides running the school of 550 students, Adelman-Cannon is also serving as the sixth-grade English teacher — missing out on hours of sleep and time with her family after a long day […]
- Florida Today
Families for Safe Schools is disbanding, with five of the seven board members preparing to move out of county or state.
- 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.