Enrollment is now open for parents looking to get their kids into the Tucson Unified School District's before-and-after-school program. School leaders say to sign up quickly before they fill up.
Texas Board of Education Strikes Down Call to Rebrand Slavery in Classrooms as ‘Involuntary Relocation’
A group of nine educators approached the board of education on June 15 with a proposal to rename slavery as involuntary relocation in second grade classrooms.
- Detroit Free Press
Michigan schools are getting tens of thousands of dollars to eliminate mascot and logo imagery that depict racist stereotypes of indigenous people.
Meet a 37-year-old with $108,100 in student debt who lives in a school bus because rent is unaffordable: 'Student-loan debt is by far my biggest regret'
Nick Crocker didn't even use his degree and wishes he'd gone to trade school instead. "It's too much money to let somebody borrow at 18 years old."
- The 74
Pandemic learning loss and subpar standards have led to a significant decline in outcomes for Virginia’s K-12 students, Gov. Glenn Youngkin and his education appointees argued Thursday as they presented a new data analysis of school performance. Pointing to what the 34-page Virginia Department of Education report described as an “honesty gap” between what state […]
- The Telegraph
Transgender issues should not be taught to children without their parents’ knowledge, Nadhim Zahawi has said.
- Yahoo Finance
Columbia Business School Dean Costis Maglaras is tasked with preparing business school students for the world's biggest challenge: climate change.
President Biden is the only person who can unilaterally relieve 43 million borrowers of some of their collective $1.7 trillion debt. So what is he waiting for?
- The 74
The founders of the United States were intentionally building a nation based on the ideals of the Enlightenment, a movement centered on individual happiness, knowledge and reason. This new approach to defining a country – rather than basing it on language, ethnicity or geographic proximity – meant the new United States would have to educate […]
National teachers union president says 'radicalized Supreme Court' delivered a 'gut punch' against abortion rights, separation of church and state
The National Education Association's president vowed to "say gay" and fight for "the right to choose." First Lady Jill Biden is an NEA member.
- Los Angeles Times Opinion
The Supreme Court threw out decades of legal precedent on school prayer with a decision that ignored the facts as well as the importance of not proselytizing to students.
- Fresno Bee
The proposal comes two months after a racist photo surfaced at the school, but officials say it’s unrelated.
- The St. Augustine Record
Florida released its final FSA test scores, with Volusia behind the state in most subjects, while St. Johns and Flagler counties scored higher.
Florida narrows student achievement gaps in new statewide assessment results.
- The Clarion Ledger
Hakim McClellan has known Ashley Robinson since he was a grad student at MVSU a decade ago. Now they'll compete as athletic directors.
- The 74
According to a new report by clean energy nonprofit Generation180, the amount of solar installed at K-12 schools in Pennsylvania almost doubled from 2020-2022, with Pittsburgh’s Woodland Hills School District listed as one of its success stories. “I think schools being part of the shift to clean energy is really important because not only is it an opportunity […]
- WGAL - Lancaster/Harrisburg
Three Pennsylvania universities have merged to become PennWest University.
- Daily Commercial
The investigation into ethics complaints against the former Leesburg High School band director and a former LHS guidance counselor is now at the state level.
- The Hollywood Reporter
Disney has partnered with Howard University to help advance opportunities for underrepresented students in media and entertainment. The initiative, the Disney Storytellers Fund at Howard University, was announced by the Walt Disney Company on Sunday at the Essence Festival of Culture. The multiyear program will provide stipends over a five-year period for student projects focused […]
- The Gainesville Sun
Alachua County Superintendent Shane Andrew appointed 12 new administrators. At least 10 schools will have new principals.
Niche has listed the Bay Area's best school districts.