Surry County Schools is one of many districts facing budget challenges, hoping the federal government will continue to offer funding for free meals for students
Wisconsin school district dropped book on Japanese-American incarceration during WWII from curriculum, arguing that the story was 'unbalanced'
Julie Otsuka's 2002 book, "When the Emperor Was Divine," is among a number of books on race and sexuality that conservatives have pushed to ban.
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Former pre-K teacher on TikTok hilariously explains why parents shouldn't share their personal 'business' with their kids: 'The tea lies within those pretend games'
A former Pre-K teacher hilariously explained to parents why they should be careful with what they say and do in front of their kids.
Bill Gates shared his résumé from freshman year of college on LinkedIn, and it included a few mistakes. One of them: including his height and weight.
- Associated Press
Public schools in Texas would describe slavery to second graders as “involuntary relocation” under new social studies standards proposed to the state's education board. A group of nine educators submitted the idea to the State Board of Education as part of Texas' efforts to develop new social studies curriculum, according to the Texas Tribune. The once-a-decade process updates what children learn in the state's nearly 8,900 public schools.
- Kansas City Star
Parents called police after he didn’t return from his Head Start Program on time, officials said.
Teen Founder Who Became The First Black Valedictorian At His High School Finishes First Year At Stanford With A 4.05 GPA
Ahmed Muhammad continues to level up.
Twin Sisters Keyara And Teyara Watson-Love Earn Master's Degree, Joining The Three Percent Of Black Women In Their Field
Excellence runs in the DNA of twin sisters Keyara and Teyara Watson-Love.
- Associated Press
When Hansika Daggolu’s junior year of high school starts in the fall, she’ll be watching to see if a later first bell under a new California law means fewer classmates are heads-down on their desks for afternoon naps. The overall mood, she suspects, will lift as well if her classmates at Mission San Jose High School in Fremont aren't quite so sleepy. Similar proposals are before lawmakers in New Jersey and Massachusetts.
- Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
A parent accused Oconomowoc schools of teaching age-inappropriate material. The district threatened a defamation lawsuit.
The Wisconsin Institute for Law and Liberty has written a letter defending Alexandra Schweitzer's comments as protected speech.
The pandemic did not give birth to the gig economy, but it sure did help it grow up a lot quicker. In 2020, side hustlers scrambled to find alternative income streams out of necessity, because...
Justice Neil Gorsuch fumes that the Supreme Court 'failed' to 'honor this Nation's promises' as it rolled back tribal authority in Oklahoma
Gorsuch's dissenting opinion came as the nation's highest court handed more power to states over Native American lands.
The House Republican who led a rioter on a tour the day before the January 6 attack could lead the committee overseeing Capitol security
With Rodney Davis's loss to a Trump-backed challenger, Barry Loudermilk is now next in line to lead the committee if Republicans retake the House.
The Biden administration recently said it will cancel federal student loan debts of about 200,000 borrowers who claimed to be defrauded by their schools. More than $6 billion in student loan debt...
- Tri-City Herald
What’s taught in the classroom is what matters, not what books teachers read on their own time. | Editorial
- The 74
The national debate about LGBTQ issues in schools has come to the Midwest. In the wake of the passage of Florida’s so-called “don’t say gay” law, more than a dozen other states – including Missouri, Iowa, Tennessee and Ohio – have proposed similar legislation aimed at limiting how teachers discuss topics of gender identity or […]
Liz Cheney says 'men are running the world and it is really not going that well' in Reagan Library speech
Cheney also slammed men "many years older" than 25-year-old Cassidy Hutchinson for "hiding" from the committe investigating the Jan. 6 riot.
- The Fayetteville Observer
The Fayetteville House of Prayer was among several raided by the FBI on June 23. Here are 3 things to know.
Rep. Liz Cheney says she looks forward to the day she can disagree with Democrats: 'That will mean our politics have righted themselves'
In a speech on Wednesday at the Reagan Library, Rep. Liz Cheney took an opportunity to warn Republicans, calling Donald Trump a "domestic threat."
- Cincinnati.com | The Enquirer
There is a rally scheduled for Wednesday evening supporting the resolution's repeal.
Mitch McConnell says he'll kill the bipartisan China bill if Democrats revive their agenda with Joe Manchin and Kyrsten Sinema
Democrats have been trying to woo Sen. Joe Manchin back to the table for months while also seeking to pass a major bipartisan piece of Biden's agenda.