The event will be happening on Saturday, Aug. 13 at the George R. Brown Convention Center from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., or until supplies last.
I'm a former college teacher. I wish parents would teach their kids these 3 life skills before they're done with high school.
The author taught in college for nine years and shares three things all parents should be teaching their kids before they head out to college.
- Ft. Smith Southwest Times Record
The original Title IX complaint was filed on March 11, 2022, accusing four students of sexual assault on March 8.
I Was In A Southern Sorority, So Here Are 14 Things I Noticed Bama Rush Tok Didn't Reveal About Greek Life
Believe it or not, it's not only about outfits from the Pants Store and Golden Goose sneakers, y’all!View Entire Post ›
- The Daily Beast
Halfpoint ImagesWhen a girl left her competitors in the dust at a state-level school sports competition in Utah last year, not everyone was impressed with her inspiring athleticism. The parents of the girls who came in second and third couldn’t accept the winner had simply “outclassed” their daughters—so they called her gender into question, sparking a secret investigation that delved into the winner’s personal history.At a meeting of Utah Legislature’s Education Interim Committee on Wednesday,
The student, reported missing on Aug. 12, was found five days later at the teacher's home.
- Idaho Statesman
For five years, Idaho has been the country’s fastest growing state. A new University of Idaho analysis examines the demographics of who is coming and going.
Donating about 300 dictionaries per year and about 4,000 to date, this was the first year the Venice Rotary Club was denied.
- The 74
A new report casts doubt on the narrative of a widespread “national teacher shortage,” finding instead that thousands of vacancies appear to be localized so far in nine states across the country. Mapping the vacancies nationally, a recently published working paper and website crafted by three education researchers offers the latest, though incomplete, snapshot of […]
This Educator Shared The Reality Of What Teachers Are Going Through Right Now, And She's Not Surprised There's A National Teacher Shortage
"In the past year alone, I've been told I'm lazy, 'a groomer,' 'racist' for 'teaching CRT,' and I've endured every antisemitic attack possible."View Entire Post ›
- Kansas City Star
When the girl’s parents reported the incident to administrators, they tried to brush it off, according to the lawsuit.
- NBC News
Florida Christian school says it will only refer to students by 'biological gender,' asks gay and transgender students to leave
Grace Christian School in Valrico, Florida, told parents in an email it will refer to students only by their birth genders and will ask gay and trans students to leave.
Giving student-loan borrowers behind on payments a chance to return to good standing is 'literally the definition of insanity,' a top Republican lawmaker says
Biden wants to give student-loan borrowers in default a "fresh start" on their payments. GOP Rep. Virginia Foxx said it's "a terrible gamble."
- Florida Today
After Randy Fine publicized a claim that a transgender student sexually assaulted a girl in a restroom, a similar sexual assault report surfaced.
- The Ledger
Polk schools superintendent defends library book policy as activist threatens to file police reports
Polk School Superintendent Frederick Heid defended the district's opt-out policy. But one activist said "we are going to be filing police reports."
- Miami Herald
Veterans may be well-intentioned, but they won’t have the extensive teacher training required | Opinion
Gov. Ron DeSantis would like retired members of the military to become teachers without teacher training. Their only requirements are at least 48 months of military service with an honorable or medical discharge; at least 60 college credits (the equivalent of an associate’s degree) with a 2.5 grade-point average on a 4.0 scale; and a passing score on a Florida subject-area exam for a bachelor-level subject.
- The Columbus Dispatch
Jonathan Walsh says that he will stand with the teachers' union. " I will strike with my union, possibly taking out a loan to cover the lost pay."
- CBS News
The pause on student loan payments is set to expire at the end of the month.
- Akron Beacon Journal
The signs were deemed political and showing only one side of an issue, Superintendent George Fisk said.
A group of student-loan borrowers over age 50 are going on strike if Biden restarts debt payments in 2 weeks: 'I simply cannot pay off my student loans'
The Debt Collective launched the "Fifty Over Fifty," older student-loan borrowers who won't pay their debt if Biden restarts payments after Aug. 31.
A new law that took effect in California this year mandates later start times for high and middle schools in an effort to help teens get more sleep.