Thomasville Middle School educator chosen as finalist for NC Teacher of the Year.
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."
They don't support governor's culture war, book banning, efforts to marginalize LGBTQ students, attacks on the press or move to overhaul New College.
- Business Insider
Florida wants its strict race and gender law to influence how an AP class on Black history is taught nationwide
Florida expects the African American history class will be altered for all students because of its laws that limit what can be taught about gender and racism.
The proposal reflects the degree to which Republicans want the next election to be waged around classrooms as much as boardrooms.
A video of four-star quarterback Marcus Stokes singing lyrics that included the N-word surfaced in November.
- The Hill
More than 100 Harvard students walked out of professor John L. Comaroff’s class Tuesday afternoon to protest his teaching again after he was placed on leave last year for violating the school’s sexual harassment and professional conduct policies. The Harvard Crimson, the school’s student newspaper, reported that the students protested Comaroff’s first lecture of the…
- NBC News
A 29-year-old woman was arrested last week after she spent four days fraudulently enrolled in a New Jersey high school as a student, school district officials said.
- The Oklahoman
State Supt. Ryan Walters orders Oklahoma's top higher education official to account for 'every dollar' spent on teaching diversity, equity and inclusion
- The 74
It’s a tragedy that many observers have struggled to wrap their minds around: How could a 6-year-old access a loaded gun, bring it to school and fire it as his teacher? And how could school leaders ignore multiple warnings the little boy was armed? In the weeks since the Jan. 6 shooting in Newport News, […]
- AZCentral | The Arizona Republic
It's wrong for schools not to tell parents that they are calling students by a different pronoun. And no, this isn't just a theoretical issue.
- NBC News
The Newport News School Board on Wednesday voted to replace its embattled superintendent amid the continuing fallout from a 6-year-old boy shooting his first-grade teacher this month.
- Associated Press
Faculty leaders at a Minnesota college that dismissed an art history instructor who showed depictions of the Prophet Muhammad in a course have overwhelmingly called for the university president to resign. Faculty leaders at Hamline University said 71 of 92 members who attended a meeting Tuesday voted to call on President Fayneese Miller to resign immediately.
- Idaho Statesman
Abortion, school choice and property taxes were the main issues discussed at the Meridian town hall.
- The Oklahoman
The new state superintendent also moved forward a request for $100 million to boost early childhood literacy.
- IndyStar | The Indianapolis Star
A bill in the Indiana Senate would reiterate that schools are allowed to enforce dress codes to prevent students from dressing as furries.
- Good Morning America
Abigail Zwerner, the teacher who was shot by a student in a classroom in Newport News, Virginia, earlier this month intends to file a lawsuit against the school board, her lawyer said Wednesday, alleging the shooting could have been prevented by school administrators. Zwerner sustained a gunshot wound to the chest when a 6-year-old student brought a gun into a classroom at Richneck Elementary School and intentionally shot and wounded her, according to police.
- The Clarion Ledger
The JSU faculty senate is calling for restoration of shared governance, transparency and accountability in its no-confidence vote to its president.
- Victorville Daily Press
Gov. Gavin Newsom may be walking back a plan he rolled out in 2021 to mandate COVID-19 vaccines for K-12 students.
- Press Connects | Press & Sun-Bulletin
After a Binghamton police officer was filmed kneeling on Hamail Waddell's neck, residents asked for the removal of school resource officers.
- Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
The school's decision follows dozens of other law schools in a cross-country revolt against the rankings.