Three years after protests broke out at Johns Hopkins University over the school's plan to create a private police force, the school has revived its plan. But it's coming with another round of pushback.
- Ukrayinska Pravda
THURSDAY, 29 SEPTEMBER 2022, 09:14 A car belonging to Olena Shapurova, a collaborator with Russian occupation authorities who had been appointed as the head of the "[Melitopol] department of education", has exploded.
- The 74
Every day after work, veteran English teacher Staci Ely pulls into the parking lot of the Spanish Trail Lodge in Fort Stockton, a small town in far West Texas. She parks right in front of her door in the motor-court style hotel, and settles into a small, recently refurbished room with an en suite bathroom, […]
- American City Business Journals
When it comes to remote work, the leader of one of the largest investment banks in the country told business leaders gathered at UNC he's ready to cancel the Zoom calls.
- In The Know by Yahoo
A teenager is being celebrated on TikTok for calling out her school's sexist policy during an assembly.
- BuzzFeed News
If you had a Federal Family Education Loan or Perkins Loan, you need to read this now.View Entire Post ›
On Thursday, the Department of Education sent out its first email update on student debt relief. Borrowers can still sign up to receive future news.
- Shadow and Act
Spike Lee Said 'School Daze' Cast And Crew Was Kicked Off Morehouse's Campus Due To Colorism: 'Really Hurtful At The Time'
Spike Lee’s School Daze is hailed by many as a classic, especially within the Black community, but very few people are familiar with the obstacles that Lee endured during the making the film.
- The Hill
The day has finally come — well, almost. After weeks of waiting, the White House appears to be gearing up to forgive the federal student loan debt of millions of Americans after alerting borrowers Thursday about what to expect through the process.
Borrowers who don't want to automatically receive Biden's student loan forgiveness will be able to opt out.
- NBC News
For at least a decade, the University of Georgia has failed to enroll Black students at a rate proportionate to the state's Black high school students.
Biden's Education Department just decided 5 million student-loan borrowers with privately held debt aren't eligible for relief
Some borrowers with privately held loans have been in relief limbo. But the Education Department now says they're not eligible.
- CBS News
The updated guidance came the same day six GOP-led states sued the Biden administration over the debt relief.
- Fox News
Two Christian parents from the United Kingdom took successful legal action against their country's Department of Education after a school labeled them and their son as transphobic.
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- Cincinnati.com | The Enquirer
Fortune Well of Fortune Magazine released its list of the 25 best places for families to live in the U.S., and a Cincinnati suburb made the cut.
- National Review
A group of states filed a lawsuit against the Biden administration in an attempt to stop the student loan-forgiveness program from taking effect.
- KGO – San Francisco
In the video, law enforcement can be seen in the hallways with their guns drawn in an effort to get students out of the school safely. Many students tell us they are still shaken over everything that went down.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) -The Biden administration changed its guidance on who qualifies for federal student loan forgiveness on Thursday, as seven Republican-led states filed a challenge to its student debt cancellation program. President Joe Biden said in August that the U.S. government will forgive $10,000 in student loans for millions of debt-saddled former college students, keeping a pledge he made in the 2020 campaign for the White House. The decision from the U.S. Department of Education (ED) on Thursday affects Federal Family Education loan (FFEL) borrowers - whose loans were issued and managed by private banks but guaranteed by the federal government - and does not allow them to consolidate their loans and qualify for debt relief.
- USA TODAY
'Taking control of our own lives': Virginia students walk out over reversal of transgender protections
Virginia students walked out of class Tuesday after Gov. Glenn Youngkin reversed the state's transgender protections at schools.
- The Advocate
Virginia's Republican Gov. Glenn Youngkin wants to roll back transgender students' rights in public schools, but students around the state are rejecting his new policies.