For the first time since the arrest of a suspect in connection with the Idaho college student murders, students at both University of Idaho and Washington State University are returning to class. Reporter Jake Karalexis has more on what students at WSU are saying about being back on 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
- Business Insider
A Florida OnlyFans model is suing her local school district, saying sexually explicit images of her were shared among staff at her children's school
Victoria Triece is seeking damages from Orange County Public Schools, citing cyber-harassment and invasion of privacy, a legal complaint says.
Gov. Ron DeSantis' appointees to the New College of Florida board could shakeup leadership at the Sarasota school.
Among several recent proposed changes the Education Department has announced, it has updated the timeline for student loan borrowers seeking forgiveness under a one-time account adjustment, according...
- 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 […]
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The state school of fewer than 1,000 students nestled along Sarasota Bay has long been known for its progressive thought and creative course offerings that don't use traditional grades. The school, founded in 1960, is also a haven for marginalized students, especially from the LGBTQ community, said second-year student Sam Sharf in a recent interview on campus. “There's a lot of students out there that are not allowed to be themselves in their hometowns,” said Sharf, who is a transgender woman.
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.
- The 74
Just before the winter holidays, the National Center for Education Statistics released new data on school staffing in the 2021-22 academic year. The data are provisional, but they represent the best look yet at how school staffing levels have changed over the course of the pandemic. As I forecast in September, the new data show […]
Elizabeth Warren says Biden could use other tools to carry out student-loan forgiveness if the Supreme Court strikes it down, but 'now is not the time to talk about Plan B'
"If the Supreme Court applies the law as it is written, then that cancellation will go through," Sen. Warren said of student-debt relief.
- The El Paso Times
I would prefer to know if my child (in El Paso) is meeting state standards at the minimum and more importantly, if they are on track to be college-ready.
With the legality of President Biden's broader federal student loan forgiveness program in question, the U.S. Department of Education (ED) has proposed revisions to income-driven repayment (IDR) plans...
- The Oklahoman
Walters has begun using his new administrative powers to enforce political ideology he promoted during his campaign for state schools superintendent.
- The News-Press
Don't let the governor destroy New College of Florida
A total of 26.26 million student loan borrowers have applied or were deemed automatically eligible for relief under President Joe Biden's student loan forgiveness program, and there are 16.48 million...
The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People said they would work with black legislators to intervene after Gov. Ron DeSantis banned a specific course.
- Florida Today
Foundation 451, which co-sponsored the demonstration attended by about 50 protesters, used a guerrilla-theater approach to make its point.
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Just a week after his hire, Coach Quinn Gray had to make an apology about his decision to make and then retract an offer to Marcus Stokes.
- The 74
No one applied to open a charter school in Louisville, despite last year’s mandate by the legislature that Jefferson County Public Schools approve a pilot charter by July 1 of this year. Monday was the deadline for charter school applicants in Jefferson County. JCPS spokesman Mark Hebert confirmed that no sponsor stepped up to open […]
People Are Sharing Things That Elementary School Teachers Told Them That Were Totally Wrong, And I Can't Believe Some Of These
"As a nerdy kid interested in space, I told her that it’s the moon actually reflecting the light of the sun, but she did not believe me."
- Springfield News-Leader
As parents vowed to challenge more books, the school board president suggested they ask Gov. Mike Parson to step in.