For many kids and families, back-to-school comes with a long shopping list of needs and wants, but not everyone can afford a new first-day outfit or even pay for all the required supplies. CBS2's Chris Wragge tells us about an organization that makes sure a child's wishes are fulfilled, marking off a great start to the school year.
- The Desert Sun
Gov. Gavin Newsom, a Democrat, vetoed legislation Sunday night that would have required children to attend kindergarten – whether through homeschooling, public or private school – before entering first grade at a public school.
Are you familiar with the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program? Federal Student Aid, an office of the United States Department of Education, said on its website that the PSLF Program forgives the...
Since President Joe Biden announced his plans to cancel up to $20,000 in student loan debt for qualifying Americans last month, people have been wondering: When can I apply? See: 5 'Shark Tank' Fails...
President Joe Biden announced the much anticipated and (mostly) widely lauded administration's plan for loan forgiveness on Aug. 24. However, beyond the framework announced at the time, details are...
- LA Times
As most University of California campuses start classes this month, the acute shortage of affordable housing is pushing many students into desperation, including living in trailers or working multiple jobs to cover high rents.
- The Olympian
His watch began after the May 24 mass school shooting in Uvalde, Texas, killed 21 people, including 19 students.
- The Guardian
More than 2,100 high school seniors were taken to event that left many of the students traumatized, some attendees say
- The Conversation
Some preschoolers are encouraged to bring in their favorite toy or stuffed animal, while others risk having it confiscated. Layland Masuda/Moment Collection via Getty ImagesThe Research Brief is a short take about interesting academic work. The big idea Poor preschoolers get fewer chances than wealthier children to bring their prized personal possessions to school. That’s what I found in my two-year comparative ethnographic study of two preschools in Madison, Wisconsin. One of the preschools pri
- Kansas City Star
The chaotic scene was shown in the livestream of the game
- The Hill
Story at a glance Virginia public school students across the state plan to walk out of their classrooms on Tuesday to protest new model policies that aim to roll back certain protections for transgender students. The Virginia Department of Education this month released proposed policies to prevent transgender students from using restrooms or locker rooms…
- Kansas City Star
“It has become apparent that this problem is more far-reaching and contains more deeply-rooted corruption than we are able to address solely at the state level.”
- Fort Worth Star-Telegram
School district officials said the middle school teacher was last heard from on Thursday, Sept. 22.
- National Review
More than 60 percent of Americans would oppose President Biden’s student loan “forgiveness” if it were to raise taxes, according to a new poll by the Cato Institute.
- The Oklahoman
A Noble High School senior is suing to overturn a state law regulating school bathroom use by biological sex.
- Myrtle Beach Sun News
Reader urges deeper resolution of climate change issues instead of throwing so many dollars into Band-Aid approaches (Letters to the Editor)
Police went to the student’s home after tracking down the Instagram post, and the student admitted to making the threat.
- 21 Ninety
A young black queen followed her dreams and now she’s facing backlash on the internet for it.
- San Luis Obispo Tribune
“I now think it should only be a niche offering,” writes Cal Poly professor. | OPINION
The University of California (UC) system is channeling Aaliyah and telling rejected applicants, “Dust yourself off and try again.” UC higher-ups recently unveiled a new plan to help improve admission access: giving select high schoolers who were rejected a second chance
For borrowers worried about paying off existing student loans, President Joe Biden's debt forgiveness plan -- announced in August -- may have provided some relief. See: What Is the Highest Income for...