New details are emerging about a grand jury report focused on school safety in Florida and what it's revealed about the School District of Palm Beach County.
- Modesto Bee
It’s the largest donation in the district’s history.
- Fox News
NYU fires chemistry professor after students sign petition complaining that his class is too difficult
An organic chemistry professor at New York University lost his job after undergraduate students signed a petition saying that his class was too difficult.
Prof. Constance Kassor's class, "Doing Nothing," is the most popular course at Lawrence University in Wisconsin. Here's what that says about college students today.
- Kansas City Star
The Olathe Northwest High School teacher and coach is accused of having sexual intercourse with a student several times, both at his home and at the school, according to police.
College Professors Are Revealing What Students Don't Understand About Their Work, And I Am Diligently Taking Notes
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Gen Z is driving most workplace trends—but we should be listening to millennials and boomers instead
Gen Z is the smallest generation. So why are we listening to their workplace complaints?
A Chinese mother who was admitted to the same prestigious university as her son has inspired netizens with her story, which went viral on social media. Chen Lan, a nurse of 29 years in eastern China, was admitted to the Zhejiang University as a PhD candidate a year after son was accepted into the institution, according to China Daily. Chen, who is in her late 40s, became an inspiration to many people in China who also wish to pursue their dreams despite their age.
- Raleigh News and Observer
While acknowledging that the proposed equity policy my mean “discomfort” for some, supporters say it is necessary.
Cell phone video from inside a Charlotte-Mecklenburg middle school appears to show a teacher brazenly smoking in front of middle school students.
- Associated Press
The University of Arizona has released the name of a professor who authorities said was fatally shot on campus by a former graduate student. University President Robert Robbins identified the victim late Wednesday as Thomas Meixner, who had headed the school’s Department of Hydrology and Atmospheric Sciences. A few hours after the shooting, state troopers stopped a former graduate student, 46-year-old Murad Dervish, in a van about 120 miles (193 kilometers) northwest of the Tucson campus, university Police Chief Paula Balafas said during a news conference.
- Fox News
Alumni and descendants of the University of California Hastings College of the Law's namesake are suing California for changing the school's name.
- The Conversation
Graduation is less likely for students at less selective schools. Andy Sacks via Getty ImagesThe Supreme Court is scheduled to hear arguments in two lawsuits on Oct. 31, 2022, brought by a group that opposes affirmative action in college admissions. Here, Natasha Warikoo, a sociology professor at Tufts University and author of the newly released “Is Affirmative Action Fair?: The Myth of Equity in College Admissions,” shares insights on how the racial and ethnic makeup of student bodies at select
This World Teachers' Day, U.S. educators are suffering from post-pandemic burnout and sweeping staff shortages. Read what one former principal says is the solution to getting educators back in schools.
Uvalde parents were outraged the school district hired a cop who was being investigated for her conduct during the mass shooting. Now she's been fired.
After pushback from parents and a state senator, the school district announced Thursday that Crimson Elizondo was fired from her position.
Black Student Claims He Was Racially Profiled At Michigan School By Officers Who Accosted Him And Alleged His ID Was Fake
Oakland University in Rochester, Michigan is under scrutiny after a viral video captured a confrontation between two police officers on campus and a Black student who was accused of showing a fake ID. The clip begins with one of the officers grabbing the Black student’s hands as he insists tha
For borrowers worried about paying off existing student loans, President Joe Biden's debt forgiveness plan -- announced in August -- may have provided some relief. Important: This Credit Score Mistake...
- Kansas City Star
“One of the jobs of the auditor is to look at money spent and, if money’s being wasted, to highlight that,” Fitzpatrick said. “From my perspective, that type of curriculum is a waste of taxpayer money.”
- Miami Herald
A Fort Lauderdale High School student died by suicide Thursday morning on the school campus, according to Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue Battalion Chief Steve Gollan, who emphasized the need to raise awareness about student mental health issues.
- The Columbus Dispatch
If all you know about them is that Zak Herbstreit and Toby Wilson have famous dads, you're missing out.
A 529 plan can be a powerful way to save for college, offering tax-free growth and other tax benefits. These accounts are so powerful, in fact, that many grandparents choose to open them for their grandchildren. In the past, there … Continue reading → The post How the 529 Grandparent Loophole Works appeared first on SmartAsset Blog.