A CDC survey found gay, lesbian and bisexual high school students are three times as likely to consider suicide compared to their heterosexual peers, and five times as likely to attempt suicide. But another study found school mental health professionals may not have training to effectively help LGBTQ students.
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A high school science teacher asked her students to make her laugh for extra credit on a recent assignment, and her class certainly delivered.
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More than 40 seniors are continuing their softball careers in college. Here's where you can find them.
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YouTube/WFAALivid parents and students in Texas have accused their school district of implementing an “asinine” dress code for the upcoming year that bans hoodies, skirts, and dresses.Forney Independent School District held a special board meeting Monday at which members could discuss the new dress code adopted the previous week. The new code bars students above the fourth grade from wearing dresses, skirts, or skorts. All students, no matter their grade, are barred from wearing a long list of i
- Rolling Stone
The court ruled on Monday that public school officials violated the First Amendment by firing a football coach for leading students in prayer on the field
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It doesn’t take a huge leap to go from worrying about the fall of Roe v. Wade to wondering what other rights could be on the Supreme Court’s chopping block.
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The timing of it had to be a coincidence because if it wasn’t, it was cruelty.
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Counselors were made available for Northwood High School students affected by the loss of a recent graduate and two current students.
San Dieguito superintendent who said Asian students succeed because they’re wealthy Chinese is fired
A superintendent of a high school in California was fired on Sunday, two and a half months after she made controversial comments linking Asian students’ academic performance to the wealth of their immigrant families. The San Dieguito Union High School Board unanimously voted to fire Superintendent Cheryl James-Ward, who made the divisive remarks during a board training session on diversity, equity and inclusion back in April. James-Ward, the district’s first Black superintendent, responded that it is because the students are from rich families originating from China.
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Butt family, H-E-B donate $10 million to replace Robb Elementary School in Uvalde after mass shooting
The timeline is still unclear for demolishing the school building. The district has plans to replace it with a memorial park.
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A majority of Americans favor protecting transgender people from discrimination, but a rising share say a person's gender is determined by their sex assigned
When the founders of Urbody — a brand making affirming active- and underwear for trans, nonbinary, and gender non-conforming people — set out to create their Active collection in time for a Pride Month launch, they knew one thing it wouldn’t include: rainbows. “Rainbows can be really wonderful,” says Mere Abrams, Urbody co-founder and licensed social worker, “but there’s a time and a place for that.” As more and more corporations are using the mainstream acceptance of LGBTQ identities as a marke
Prince Christian is second in line to the Danish throne and enrolled at the elite Herlufsholm School last year
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Supporters of former Anderson University professor Miranda Barnett gathered Sunday to demand change in the school's treatment of LGBTQ+ people.
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Parents in the Forest Hills School District are speaking up against the board's recently approved anti-critical race theory resolution.
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While on the campaign to be the Democratic presidential nominee in 2008, Barack Obama along with Michelle prioritized keeping things as normal as possible for their daughters in the chaotic journey that was campaign life. They kept them in sports and gave them chores and later supported them getting jobs, and attending the prom and graduating from college. Here’s the evolution of the sisters before, during, and after living in the White House.
Ginni Thomas said Anita Hill's allegations of sexual harassment against her husband were 'highly offensive': book
"I know the man. I know the people in his life. I know what he's like with everyone in our world, and everyone in the workplace," she said.
These business majors have the highest ‘return on investment’ — with college graduates earning up to $165,000 a year
Analysis from Georgetown University shows the importance of major choice in college, and what profession you choose post-graduation.
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“They were taught they are animals, so don’t be surprised when they act like it.”
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As trans athlete bans sweep across US, 12-year-old Becky wonders: 'If we don't fight this, what happens?'
As their identity is debated on the national stage by politicians, trans athletes wonder if sports can be a safe space.
- Miami Herald
A federal judge Monday rejected arguments by attorneys for teachers, a student and a diversity consultant that he should block a new state law that restricts the way race-related concepts can be taught in classrooms and workplace training.