The Lansing School District announced that it's doing away with school bus routes for its high school students. Instead, the district will buy them—and their families—CATA bus passes or gas cards.
- Poets & Quants
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- Pensacola News Journal
Along with the Pledge of Allegiance, posters of Martin Luther King Jr., Colin Powell and George Washington Carver were removed from the bulletin board.
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- CBS News
Nationwide, there are at least 280,000 fewer public school teachers than there were before the pandemic, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
- The Hill
Story at a glance Enrollment data has revealed there are fewer and fewer high school graduates enrolling in college-degree programs. In 2020, 63 percent of high school graduates immediately enrolled in college but in 2018 that percentage was at nearly 70 percent. The perceived benefit of college is also dropping, with Americans wary of the…
- Fox News
Texas Republican Gov. Greg Abbott announced Wednesday that 30 additional police officers will be hired to patrol the Uvalde school district following the May school shooting.
- LA Times
The four extra school days are optional for students and teachers, but complaint says union agreement to them was mandatory.
- The State Journal-Register
District 186 teachers overwhelmingly rejected a tentative contract Tuesday thwarting plans to finalize a contract before the start of the school year.
- Athens Banner-Herald
The University System of Georgia Board of Regents voted Tuesday to make a series of improvements to the south side of Sanford Stadium.
- The 74
Each of the nearly 4 million students who graduated high school this spring faces major decisions this summer. Do they want to pursue further education? If so, what do they want to study and where? How will they afford it? Will they begin working immediately? If so, are they moving out of their family home? […]
- Fresno Bee
The district said the settlement came down to basic math: Pay the teacher to resign and avoid even more disruption.
- The Hill
Story at a glance A central Virginia school board is reviewing a policy that would require transgender students to obtain written permission to use school bathrooms, locker rooms or other gender-separated facilities that match their gender identity. Students may be asked to submit signed statements from family members and doctors certifying their gender identity, according…
- The Tennessean
Girls are at the center of Harpeth Hall's work. We are leading a national conversation on the place for girls in an ever-evolving world.
Taxpayers are owed more than $1 billion related to the student loan program — but not from borrowers
The debate over expanding the benefits of the student loan program, including canceling loans, is often framed as a battle between taxpayers and borrowers. As of January 31 of this year, higher education institutions owed roughly $1.375 billion to the Department of Education, according to a report released Wednesday by the National Legal Student Defense Network, an organization founded by former Department of Education officials that does litigation and advocacy on behalf of student loan borrowers. The reasons the Department assessed liabilities against the schools varied; some may have closed and so the agency had to discharge the money enrolled students borrowed to attend, others perhaps overdrew from the government’s coffers or applied loan money to an ineligible student.
- WSB Cox articles
Police said one of the guns went off when the student dropped the bag.
- Badgers Wire
Wisconsin will host fast-rising SF Bubu Benjamin on an official visit in August:
The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), formerly known as food stamps, is a federal program managed by the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food and Nutrition Service. SNAP is the...
- The Topeka Capital-Journal
A proposal that would adjust some private school's classification under KSHSAA is set up for a September vote by the Kansas State Board of Education.
Federal judge rules Black students’ lawsuit alleging discrimination in school should go to jury trial
A racial discrimination lawsuit first filed three years ago against a school district will proceed now that a federal judge […] The post Federal judge rules Black students’ lawsuit alleging discrimination in school should go to jury trial appeared first on TheGrio.