More than 65% of teachers are “very worried” or “somewhat worried” about a mass shooting at their school, according to an annual study of 1,600 Colorado educators. A similar share said they would feel less safe if teachers were permitted to carry guns.
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A Florida OnlyFans model is suing her local school district, saying sexually explicit images of her were shared among staff at her children's school
Victoria Triece is seeking damages from Orange County Public Schools, citing cyber-harassment and invasion of privacy, a legal complaint says.
Among several recent proposed changes the Education Department has announced, it has updated the timeline for student loan borrowers seeking forgiveness under a one-time account adjustment, according...
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A Google engineer said a 'beautiful day' was overshadowed after she found out she'd been laid off hours before giving birth to her second child
Software engineer Natasha Nesiba found out she'd been laid off from Google shortly before going into labor. She'd worked at Google since 2016.
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ChatGPT is on its way to becoming a virtual doctor, lawyer, and business analyst. Here's a list of advanced exams the AI bot has passed so far.
ChatGPT is becoming more professionally competitive by the day. We rounded up all the exams the bot has passed.
- Akron Beacon Journal
Across the board, the community says less talk and more action is needed to address violence in Akron Public Schools.
- AZCentral | The Arizona Republic
If successful, the next round of school letter grades could penalize Arizona schools for allegedly teaching topics like critical race theory.
- Florida Today
Foundation 451, which co-sponsored the demonstration attended by about 50 protesters, used a guerrilla-theater approach to make its point.
- The El Paso Times
I would prefer to know if my child (in El Paso) is meeting state standards at the minimum and more importantly, if they are on track to be college-ready.
- Miami Herald
Is Florida trying to destroy public schools in the name of parental choice? Sure looks like it | Opinion
“As usual, the devil is in the details. Republicans have given zero information on how much this will cost taxpayers,” Herald Editorial Board writes | Opinion
People Are Sharing Things That Elementary School Teachers Told Them That Were Totally Wrong, And I Can't Believe Some Of These
"As a nerdy kid interested in space, I told her that it’s the moon actually reflecting the light of the sun, but she did not believe me."
- Associated Press
The Taliban on Saturday doubled down on their ban on women's education, reinforcing in a message to private universities that Afghan women are barred from taking university entry exams, according to a spokesman. The note comes despite weeks of condemnation and lobbying by the international community for a reversal on measures restricting women's freedoms, including two back-to-back visits this month by several senior U.N. officials. It also bodes ill for hopes that the Taliban could take steps to reverse their edicts anytime soon.
- Springfield News-Leader
As parents vowed to challenge more books, the school board president suggested they ask Gov. Mike Parson to step in.
- Los Angeles Times Opinion
Using a college degree to earn a higher salary and climb ladders of economic mobility is not as easy as it once was.
With the legality of President Biden's broader federal student loan forgiveness program in question, the U.S. Department of Education (ED) has proposed revisions to income-driven repayment (IDR) plans...
- The 74
No one applied to open a charter school in Louisville, despite last year’s mandate by the legislature that Jefferson County Public Schools approve a pilot charter by July 1 of this year. Monday was the deadline for charter school applicants in Jefferson County. JCPS spokesman Mark Hebert confirmed that no sponsor stepped up to open […]
Back in 2019, when more than 44 million Americans had a combined student loan debt of $1.5 trillion, insurance firm Haven House surveyed borrowers about the impact of death on their student loans and...
- The Oklahoman
Walters has begun using his new administrative powers to enforce political ideology he promoted during his campaign for state schools superintendent.
- IndyStar | The Indianapolis Star
Indiana unfairly labels debt forgiven through a federal student loan forgiveness program as income, voiding the monetary savings for teachers.
You can't roll a traditional IRA into a 529 plan without paying taxes, but there are better options to help cover higher-education expenses.