Teacher turnover is happening across North Carolina and that's leading to a shortage of educators.
- LA Times
In a mutiny against strict party rules imposed after allegations of frat house sexual assaults, six USC fraternities formally disaffiliated from the university, prompting warnings of "serious ramifications"
Three parents were arrested, two of whom were tased, during a confrontation outside an Arizona elementary school that had been locked down.
Parents at a Mission District-based public elementary school are expressing growing frustration over a homeless encampment, blocking the sidewalk nearby.
Michael James, a man who taught at O.J.
- Florida Today
Students at Johnson Middle School over the summer were escorted by adults to the bathroom, and no such assault occurred, a district spokesman said.
- Miami Herald
Denise Soufrine sneaked into her kindergarten classroom as soon as her principal allowed it, days before the calendar mandated last week’s return of teachers.
Parents arrested and tased after attempting to get into an Arizona elementary school under lockdown due to report that a man with a gun tried to open a locked door, police say
Three parents in Arizona were arrested after being confrontational with police officers in an attempt to enter their children's school during a lockdown.
- AZCentral | The Arizona Republic
Officers responded to the location but did not find the man or the gun at the school. All children are safe and were expected to return home.
- San Luis Obispo Tribune
“So what if the policy exceeds what other district have on the books?” asks The Tribune Editorial Board.
- The 74
Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel has joined a coalition of 16 attorneys general from across the country in filing an amicus brief opposing Florida’s “Parental Rights in Education Act,” otherwise known as the “Don’t Say Gay” law. Nessel, a Democrat who is Michigan’s first openly gay top statewide official, says that the law, which prevents […]
- The Tennessean
Girls are at the center of Harpeth Hall's work. We are leading a national conversation on the place for girls in an ever-evolving world.
Professor: “A large student loan forgiveness program would drive up inflation even faster."
- Fort Worth Star-Telegram
What’s wrong with ESL educators learning culturally appropriate methods? [Opinion]
- The Telegraph
Staff at Confucius Institutes in the UK are having their political views and ethnic backgrounds filtered by Chinese officials, according to researchers.
- Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Proposed curriculum in the Wauwatosa School District would include information on sexual orientation and gender identity
A proposed update to the human growth and development curriculum in the Wauwatosa School District has divided parents.
'Defaulting on a student loan should not be a lifelong sentence of financial struggle and despair,' Education Undersecretary James Kvaal says.
SHANGHAI (Reuters) -China's financial hub Shanghai said on Sunday it would reopen all schools including kindergartens, primary and middle schools on Sept. 1 after months of COVID-19 closures. The city will require all teachers and students to take nucleic acid tests for the coronavirus every day before leaving campus, the Shanghai Municipal Education Commission said. It also called for teachers and students to carry out a 14-day "self health management" within the city ahead of the school reopening, the commission said in a statement.
- USA TODAY
Some North Carolina schools now have locked-up AR-15s for law enforcement. Gun-safety experts are appalled
A North Carolina sheriff says the guns will help law enforcement respond to possible acts of violence at the schools. Gun safety experts disagree.
Some Central Florida drivers taking their kids to school in the mornings need to slow down.
- The New York Times
College students heading to campus this fall may be confused by the recent headlines about student debt and wonder: Does any of this affect me? Will the pause on student loan repayments that started early in the pandemic be extended? Will some student debt be erased? Sign up for The Morning newsletter from the New York Times “It’s a very confusing time,” said Regan Fitzgerald, manager of the Pew Charitable Trusts’ project on student borrower success. Here is a rundown of what is known and unknow