Here are a few tips on how to beat inflation when it comes to back-to-school shopping.
Three parents were arrested, two of whom were tased, during a confrontation outside an Arizona elementary school that had been locked down.
- Florida Today
Students at Johnson Middle School over the summer were escorted by adults to the bathroom, and no such assault occurred, a district spokesman said.
- IndyStar | The Indianapolis Star
After more than 50 years, Indiana University and Purdue University will split IUPUI – their joint venture in Indianapolis − into two separate schools.
Parents at a Mission District-based public elementary school are expressing growing frustration over a homeless encampment, blocking the sidewalk nearby.
- HuffPost Life
The adorable "Schultüte" tradition dates back centuries.
Former U.K. chancellor and current conservative candidate Rishi Sunak could very well be Britain’s first person of color to be elected prime minister; however, very few of the Stanford business school professors Sunak has deemed “inspiring” reportedly have any recollection of him. Sunak, 42, has cited his MBA experience at Stanford business school as life-changing in several speeches. In an episode of 20VC’s venture capital podcast last year, the former U.K. chancellor shared that Stanford “teaches you to think bigger” and that studying in the heart of Silicon Valley pushed him to embrace “a slightly bigger, more dynamic approach to change.”
The new program has deposited hundreds of dollars into 3.4 million newly created college savings plans for low-income students.
- Associated Press
The nation's top public health agency relaxed its COVID-19 guidelines Thursday, dropping the recommendation that Americans quarantine themselves if they come into close contact with an infected person. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention also said people no longer need to stay at least 6 feet away from others. “The current conditions of this pandemic are very different from those of the last two years,” said the CDC's Greta Massetti, an author of the guidelines.
- LA Times
Nearly half of L.A. students were chronically absent last year. Educators say they must bring children back to class.
- The Tennessean
Girls are at the center of Harpeth Hall's work. We are leading a national conversation on the place for girls in an ever-evolving world.
- Idaho Statesman
The department said it wants its officers to more “accurately reflect the community.”
- The 74
Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel has joined a coalition of 16 attorneys general from across the country in filing an amicus brief opposing Florida’s “Parental Rights in Education Act,” otherwise known as the “Don’t Say Gay” law. Nessel, a Democrat who is Michigan’s first openly gay top statewide official, says that the law, which prevents […]
- Entertainment Tonight Videos
Angelina Jolie is one proud mama! On Wednesday, the mother of six helped move her daughter, Zahara Jolie-Pitt, into school at Spelman College. In a video posted by the university’s VP of Student Affairs, Darryl Holloman, Angelina chatted with the school’s president, Dr. Helene Gayle, about the emotional experience.
- The State
President Joe Biden has said he’d make some sort of decision on student loan forgiveness by the end of August.
- Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Proposed curriculum in the Wauwatosa School District would include information on sexual orientation and gender identity
A proposed update to the human growth and development curriculum in the Wauwatosa School District has divided parents.
- Fort Worth Star-Telegram
What’s wrong with ESL educators learning culturally appropriate methods? [Opinion]
Professor: “A large student loan forgiveness program would drive up inflation even faster."
- NBC News
A Rand survey found 1 in 4 teachers have been told to limit class discussions on racism and bias as more than half of teachers and 59% of teachers of color oppose legal limits.
Regardless of income status, all students in California will soon be able to receive a free meal from their school.
- The Intelligencer
We stand with parents who want a rich, inclusive education for their children and don’t want schools trampling on fundamental rights.