University of Pittsburgh students woke up Wednesday to a crime alert about a sexual assault that was reported on the Oakland campus; KDKA's Jessica Guay reports.
Students aboard bus 678 in the Clover Park School District experienced a chaotic ride to school Wednesday morning. “I was screaming at the bus driver to like pull over because she was having a seizure then he started yelling at me because I was in the aisle way,” Sofie said. “Within 23 seconds of students notifying the driver that a student was in distress, the driver pulled over to the side of the road,” the Clover Park School District said.
- Cincinnati.com | The Enquirer
Transgender teen won't give up her princess crown after being elected as a prank by her peers. Instead, she's celebrating in tonight's parade.
- State College Centre Daily Times
Officials said earlier this year that renovations proved too costly.
Top high schools in New York City are expected to tighten their admissions criteria with the return of grade-based admissions. On Thursday, City Department of Education Chancellor David C. Banks announced that the city is rolling back a controversial pandemic-era moratorium that allowed more low-income students to enter some of the city’s most elite schools. The move, which will regrant selective high schools the option to reserve admissions for top-performing students, comes in response to complaints by parents and groups that the random lottery implemented for middle school students was unfair.
A 15-year-old student at Oliver Citywide Academy is facing charges after he allegedly assaulted a teacher in the building Thursday morning.
- Poets & Quants
A rendering of expansion and renovation plans for the new Purdue School of Business. (Illustration by Ayers Saint Gross) Out with the Krannert School of Management. In with the Purdue School of Business. Purdue University ... The post Purdue’s Krannert School Of Management Drops Donor’s Name, Doubles Facility Size appeared first on Poets&Quants.
- Detroit Free Press
Some old student loans won't be forgiven after a new Education Department announcement. But an online application for others will be out in October.
- Miami Herald
The U.S. Department of Education changed eligibility guidelines Thursday, Sept. 29.
- The Conversation
Is it time to find new language to describe racial disparities in education? Will & Deni McIntyre via Getty ImagesThe Research Brief is a short take about interesting academic work. The big idea Despite long-standing efforts to close the racial “achievement gap” in education, the term does more to trigger racist stereotypes and causes a lower sense of urgency than when the issue is presented as the need to “end inequality in educational outcomes.” Those are the key findings of a new study in whi
- The Hill
Story at a glance Arizona high school students on Thursday walked out of class to protest a number of new state laws that took effect Saturday that they say discriminate against LGBTQ+ people. Among the new laws that went into effect are two measures that ban transgender young people from competing on sports teams consistent…
- CBS News
The updated guidance came the same day six GOP-led states sued the Biden administration over the debt relief.
- The Register-Guard
UO highlighted several enrollment numbers that were either new records or tied with previous records, including an average high school GPA of 3.76.
- Business Insider
Apple CEO Tim Cook says coding should be taught as early as elementary school: 'It's the most important language you can learn'
"I think everyone should learn programming before they graduate from high school," Tim Cook said Friday in interview with Dutch news outlet Bright.
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- Associated Press
Students living at the complex near the UCF campus on Friday carried out water-logged clothes in garbage bags, used a pontoon and an air mattress to rescue friends and moved furniture out of flooded apartments. “We still had power, which is terrifying, and the lights were still on, and there's knee deep water in our apartment,” said Holbert, a nursing student.
- Detroit Free Press
This school year, meals have come at a cost for many students who had become accustomed to receiving breakfast and lunch free during the pandemic.
- The News-Messenger
There is a new special interest group in town - the parents.
- Lexington Herald-Leader
William A. Jones was fired last year after reports of sexual assault and inappropriate conduct. Jones’ lawyers say he was fired without a proper investigation and proof of the claims.
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...
According to news outlets, Dale Garrett walked his girlfriend’s grandson and then returned to his vehicle on Sept. 19.