The Michigan Education Trust held their 10th annual pizza party to raise money for the Fostering Futures Scholarship Trust Fund which gives scholarships to young people who have experienced foster care and are enrolled in Michigan colleges and universities.
- In The Know by Yahoo
A teacher shared the shocking exchange he had with one of his students while they were playing "pretend restaurant."
Bill Gates shared his résumé from freshman year of college on LinkedIn, and it included a few mistakes. One of them: including his height and weight.
- Associated Press
Public schools in Texas would describe slavery to second graders as “involuntary relocation” under new social studies standards proposed to the state's education board. A group of nine educators submitted the idea to the State Board of Education as part of Texas' efforts to develop new social studies curriculum, according to the Texas Tribune. The once-a-decade process updates what children learn in the state's nearly 8,900 public schools.
Twin Sisters Keyara And Teyara Watson-Love Earn Master's Degree, Joining The Three Percent Of Black Women In Their Field
Excellence runs in the DNA of twin sisters Keyara and Teyara Watson-Love.
Wisconsin school district dropped book on Japanese-American incarceration during WWII from curriculum, arguing that the story was 'unbalanced'
Julie Otsuka's 2002 book, "When the Emperor Was Divine," is among a number of books on race and sexuality that conservatives have pushed to ban.
- Kansas City Star
Parents called police after he didn’t return from his Head Start Program on time, officials said.
- Associated Press
When Hansika Daggolu’s junior year of high school starts in the fall, she’ll be watching to see if a later first bell under a new California law means fewer classmates are heads-down on their desks for afternoon naps. The overall mood, she suspects, will lift as well if her classmates at Mission San Jose High School in Fremont aren't quite so sleepy. Similar proposals are before lawmakers in New Jersey and Massachusetts.
- The Fayetteville Observer
The Fayetteville House of Prayer was among several raided by the FBI on June 23. Here are 3 things to know.
The Biden administration recently said it will cancel federal student loan debts of about 200,000 borrowers who claimed to be defrauded by their schools. More than $6 billion in student loan debt...
Anti-‘Critical Race Theory’ Laws Are Working. Teachers Are Thinking Twice About How They Talk About Race
Teachers say there's a 'chilling' effect on how they talk about race
- Tri-City Herald
What’s taught in the classroom is what matters, not what books teachers read on their own time. | Editorial
- Athens Banner-Herald
Laws passed by the Georgia Legislature targeting LGBTQ youth will have negative mental health effects, according to some Athens educators.
- Fort Worth Star-Telegram
“A lot of really, really good coaches are getting out of the business.”
- State College Centre Daily Times
The store plans to open in August on South Allen Street.
- Fox News
House Democrats blocked a measure by Republican Rep. Ashley Hinson to keep the Biden administration from cancelling hundreds of billions of dollars in student loan debt.
Richard Cordray, head of Federal Student Aid, said the waiver should be extended past October 31, 2022, so that more borrowers can benefit.
- Raleigh News and Observer
The last time enrollment increased this much in private schools was in 1971 when families left public schools during school integration.
- The 74
The national debate about LGBTQ issues in schools has come to the Midwest. In the wake of the passage of Florida’s so-called “don’t say gay” law, more than a dozen other states – including Missouri, Iowa, Tennessee and Ohio – have proposed similar legislation aimed at limiting how teachers discuss topics of gender identity or […]
- The Gainesville Sun
Now that I’m a faculty member, I’ve made it a priority to pass what I’ve learned about finances on to students I teach and mentor
- Daytona Beach News-Journal
Florida released its final FSA test scores, with Volusia behind the state in most subjects, while St. Johns and Flagler counties scored higher.