Texas Department of Public Safety provides an update on the deadly shooting that occurred at Robb Elementary School on Tuesday.
- The 74
Attorney General Eric Schmitt announced Wednesday that he’s issued subpoenas to seven school districts across the state as part of his ongoing investigation into school districts’ curriculum and practices. Schmitt, who is running in the GOP primary for U.S. Senate, said in a news release that the subpoenas target student surveys that his office characterized as asking […]
- Business Insider
Marjorie Taylor Greene says children 'should be trained with firearms' to ward off a 'mad man with a gun' in schools
"A psychologist is not going to be able to just talk" a "mad man" out of carrying out a school shooting, Greene said on Friday.
Biden's Education Department just punted on a policy that could keep student-loan borrowers' debt from piling up after they graduate
Biden is delaying reinstatement of the gainful employment rule, which mainly protects students that take out loans to attend for-profit colleges.
A Texas school district banned hoodies, short dresses, and 'unnatural hair coloring' in dress code meant to train students for the 'future workforce'
More than 4,000 people as of Saturday have signed an online petition — created by a student — to protest the school district's guidelines.
- The Conversation
Affluent students also benefited more from gifted programs compared to students from low-income backgrounds. SDI Productions/E+ via Getty ImagesThe Research Brief is a short take about interesting academic work. The big idea Participating in a gifted and talented program improved high-ability students’ reading and math achievement, on average, nationwide, I found in a new study. However, in reading, these achievement gains were not universal. Black students benefited less from participating in g
- USA TODAY Opinion
The frustration that parents felt juggling work and their children’s learning spurred an explosion of school choice initiatives around the country.
- The 74
A school board in southeastern Wisconsin has rejected a book recommended for use in a 10th-grade accelerated English class due in part to concerns that it lacked “balance” regarding the internment of Japanese Americans during World War II. The Curriculum Planning Committee for the Muskego-Norway district, which serves about 5,000 students in Waukesha and Racine […]
- The 74
When I saw the images coming out of Uvalde, Texas, my mind raced to, “What would I do if an active shooter entered the school?” I don’t have the cabinet space to hide the 30 kindergartners in my class. This causes me to feel very anxious. I know teachers are expected to compartmentalize, but we […]
- Star News
John Hood column: Licensing hurts consumers more than it helps
- Miami Herald
Florida’s reading gains going in the wrong direction. We must turn the page on these losses | Opinion
Reading is foundational throughout life. Whether it’s the adventures a child has paging through a book or writing a résumé as an adult, reading is part of every opportunity. Part of unlocking this success is ensuring all children receive evidence-based reading instruction early on.
- Associated Press
Almost 300 high school seniors received their diplomas Friday in Uvalde in the shadow of the massacre of 19 elementary school students and two teachers one month earlier. The 288 red-gowned Uvalde High School seniors sat in 100-degree heat at the school stadium on the one-month anniversary of the mass shootings. Before them were arrayed 21 “Uvalde Strong” placards, representing those killed, as school and student leaders spoke.
- Hilton Head Island Packet
“Milo” and “Veda” are helping students with autism in Beaufort County schools improve social and behavioral skills, but the two aren’t special education teachers or teacher aides.
- The Root
Teenagers typically get a bad rap for their couldn’t-care-less attitudes and for paying more attention to TikTok than geometry, but recently, one Alabama youngster is getting nothing but praise. And by praise, we mean college acceptances and scholarships….lots of them. Rotimi Kukoyi was accepted into over 15 top universities, and has been awarded over $2 million dollars in scholarships.
- Cape Cod Times
Nicholas Pouliot and Dominic Ford won NFTE's "Shark Tank-like" competition in Boston. Pouliot will move on to a national competition in October.
The Malaysian luxury footwear designer opened the doors to his academy, JCA London Fashion Academy, last year on Hanover Square.
- The Ledger
Local students graduate and achieve honors
- Hilton Head Island Packet
Beaufort High School, Hilton Head Middle School and Beaufort Middle School are among five schools getting new principals.
- USA TODAY
Robb Elementary School, the Texas school where 19 children and two teachers were killed in May, will be demolished, the mayor of Uvalde said.
- The Monroe News
Two former inmates of the Monroe County Jail obtained their GEDs as part of a program offered through the Monroe County Learning Bank Network.
- LA Times
The class of 2022 pushed through pandemic losses, isolation and hardships to stay on track to graduate.