Chicago Public Schools students on Friday were heading into the weekend facing another day of canceled classes Monday. CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reports.
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People Are Sharing The Hilarious Difference Between High School Teachers And College Professors And It's HUGE
"College professors will eat you alive."View Entire Post ›
This dad's pictures of inadequate school lunch went viral. A registered dietitian says parents can make a difference in school nutrition.
After his kids complained about school lunches getting smaller and less appetizing, Chris Vangellow shared a photo of school lunch that went viral.
- The Hill
Virginia Attorney General Jason Miyares (R) has fired attorneys from the University of Virginia and George Mason University, saying he "wants the university counsel to return to giving legal advice based on law."The University of Virginia's Tim Heaphy, who was on leave to help lead the House's investigation into the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol, was reportedly among 30 staffers Miyares dismissed upon taking office last week, according to...
Teachers Are Sharing The Hilarious Yet Wholesome Ways Students Have Caught Them Off Guard, And I Could Never Keep A Straight Face
"I couldn’t stop giggling at that one."View Entire Post ›
Six educators told Esquire what their classrooms are like two years into a pandemic and amid the rise of the latest variant.
I couldn't stand the pressure New York schools put on kids, so I moved my family to a remote town in Argentina
When her daughter turned 2, the author started looking into New York City schools. She said the pressure they put on kids made her move.
- AZCentral | The Arizona Republic
Gov. Doug Ducey is suing the federal government, insisting on the right to use federal COVID-relief funds to help spread the virus.
- Virginian Pilot
The Chesapeake teachers’ union is protesting the school board’s decision to make masking optional as school divisions statewide grapple with implementation of Gov. Glenn Youngkin’s executive order scrapping school mask mandates. The union is encouraging employees to wear black to school and work to contract hours “as much as practicable and decline additional duties and responsibilities,” ...
- The Des Moines Register
A southern Iowa school district reports the state's first superintendent confirmed to have died of COVID-19
Southern Iowa's Mormon Trail Community School District reported the death of Superintendent Kerry Phillips on Facebook on Sunday.
- Austin American-Statesman
Teachers are leaving the profession in worrisome numbers. And our schools and communities will be all the poorer if we let this trend continue.
- Kansas City Star
Freedom to Learn is fighting candidates who bring misinformation about COVID-19 masks, race, history and more to our school boards. | Editorial
- Cincinnati.com | The Enquirer
Stop blaming teachers for the consequences of a worldwide pandemic, unnecessarily prolonged here by disinformation and resistance to commonsense preventatives like masking and lifesaving vaccines.
- LA Times
State Sen. Richard Pan (D-Sacramento) announces a bill to add COVID-19 vaccines to California's list of required inoculations for attending K-12 schools.
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- The Hill
Editor's note: A previous version of this story misstated the number of new coronavirus cases reported in Michigan. Michigan reported a daily average of 19,973 new cases. The U.S. as a whole reported 690,448.A school district in southwest Michigan is requiring face masks after parents, guardians and staff members voted in favor of doing so.Pennfield Schools' policy went into effect Monday and will continue through Feb. 18, according to the...
Gov. Greg Abbott unveiled the outline of a proposed “Parental Bill of Rights” that would give parents — and not schools — the right to decide if a student should repeat a grade.Why it matters: Abbott said he wants to amend the Texas Constitution to make parents the “main decision makers in all matters” involving their children, which mirrors a national push from conservatives fueled by contentious battles over how race and sexuality are addressed in public schools.Stay on top of the latest marke
- National Review
With multiple schools in Virginia defying Governor Glenn Youngkin's executive order making mask-wearing optional in K–12 education, some students and parents have mobilized to resist what they are calling an illegitimate requirement.
- The 74
Americans have an enduring, though contradictory, fondness for local institutions. On the whole, it can be summed up as “it’s bad out there, but it’s fine where I am.” Polls have long shown Congress is held in low regard bordering on naked contempt, for example, but everyone’s own representatives are somehow immune from that harsh […]
- Chicago Tribune
Pritzker vetoes proposal to pay COVID-19 sick leave to all school employees, says only fully vaccinated should be compensated
Gov. J.B. Pritzker vetoed legislation Monday that would have guaranteed COVID-19-related sick leave for school employees, while signaling support for a “compromise” plan that would limit compensation to only those who are fully vaccinated. Pritzker and leaders with the state’s two largest teachers unions have been huddling for weeks, with the unions urging Pritzker to sign the School Employee ...
Virginia Gov. Glenn Youngkin tells mask opponents to 'love your neighbor,' but also says tide is turning against 'the left liberals'
Youngkin, who banned schools from enforcing mask mandates, told a conservative radio host that he knows some may want to "make a strong statement."