Another day and another round of school threats. It has become all too common - and the Macomb County prosecutor says he has a plan to stop them.
Identical college twins were accused of cheating in an exam by signaling. They won $1.5 million in damages after a jury decided they hadn't cheated because their minds were connected.
Identical twins were discredited when they were accused of cheating on a medical exam. The sisters have finally cleared their names in court.
Meet the 29-year-old teacher with four degrees who wants to join the Great Resignation because she’s tired of working ‘way above’ her paycheck
The pandemic upended the teaching industry; Nina is one of the hundreds of thousands of teachers who wants out. But she doesn’t know where to start.
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A former Amazon exec was reportedly paid more than $800,000 in 2021 to run Jeff Bezos' preschool system, which mostly comprised 1 school with 13 students
Jeff Bezos reportedly paid former Amazon execs a small fortune to run his nonprofit preschool, which only had 13 students for most of last year.
- Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Texas high school football playoff schedule for the 2022 season from Class 6A through Class 1A six-man.
Virginia parents are in an uproar over a school's 'Satan Club' that they argue will promote 'devil worshipping.' Lawyers said the club is protected by religious freedom.
The director of the "After-School Satan Club" said the club intends to support free thought, critical thinking, and problem-solving in kids.
- The Root
The Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights is looking into complaints centered around an Atlanta elementary school that allegedly assigned students to classes based on their race, according to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. The Black family who filed the complaint also alleges that the school retaliated against them for doing so.
- Columbia Daily Herald
A Maury County mother has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the county school board after her son died in a motorcycle accident on campus.
- The Conversation
Student 'slave auctions' illustrate the existence of a hidden culture of domination and subjugation in US schools
A depiction of an auction where an enslaved person is sold. Getty ImagesIn an otherwise normal football season, two California high schools abruptly canceled the remainder of their games for the same reason. Players on both teams participated in troublesome acts of racism. In October 2022, Amador High School in Sutter Creek ended its season after school officials learned that several players joined a Snapchat called “Kill the Blacks.” In nearby Yuba City, members of the River Valley High School
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Nap Lawrence and his wife Barbara have given Arizona State hundreds of thousands of dollars. But their latest gift was their most generous of all.
Students were escorted out of Cactus Shadows High School in Scottsdale on Dec. 2 after police placed the school on lockdown following reports of an armed person on campus. Police said no suspect was found during their initial search of the school.
Even though borrowers have until Dec. 31, 2023, to apply for student loan forgiveness, many are not waiting to start the application process. By applying now, borrowers who received Federal Pell...
The uncertainty surrounding student loan forgiveness, including law suits in six states and a "stay" granted by the 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals concerning the Biden administration's loan...
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Religious freedom and LGBTQ rights are clashing in schools and on campuses – and courts are deciding
People walk by the campus of Yeshiva University in New York City. Spencer Platt/Getty ImagesDisputes over religious freedom and LGBTQ rights in the United States have led to some of the most high-profile judicial controversies – and 2022 is no exception. For example, the Supreme Court will hear arguments Dec. 5, 2022, about whether a designer can refuse to create wedding websites for same-sex couples; a ruling is likely in late June 2023. Lately, many of these controversies have begun in educati
- The Hill
Ten students were evaluated Thursday morning after a suspected cannabis overdose at a middle school in California's San Fernando Valley.
In many cases, student loan debt is discharged, but that’s not always what happens.
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A Florida sheriff stunned many of his constituents this week by appearing to endorse spanking students, his comments coming during a press conference in which
- The Burlington Free Press
The debate whether VT religious schools can receive public education dollars has been settled with the wrapping of two more lawsuits.
- The Oklahoman
Oklahoma AG John O'Connor cited U.S. Supreme Court rulings to argue the state can't keep religious organizations from running public charter schools.
Thousands of teachers, students and parents protested in the Hungarian capital on Saturday in solidarity with teachers fired from top Budapest secondary schools for taking strike action that the government deemed unlawful. Teachers have called for civil disobedience to demand higher wages, a solution to a deepening shortage of teachers, and the right to strike.
- Lexington Herald-Leader
Linda Blackford: Eric Smart was a high profile researcher at UK who resigned amid scientific misconduct and sexual harassment investigations, but got a job as a science teacher with the Bourbon County Schools.