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"I tried this scam myself weeks ago. When I approached the security guard at the entrance kiosk, I felt like I was hiding a ticking bomb in my briefcase."
One high school had a super gross incident involving a rainbow Pride flag, and students aren't happy with the administration's sh*tty response.
- USA TODAY
There is no 'opposing' perspective. Learning about the Holocaust cultivates an appropriate outrage at wrongs.
- USA TODAY
Jewish residents in Southlake, Texas, were among 50 plus who took offense to the district's "two sides" to the Holocaust stance at a board meeting.
- Atlanta Black Star
Georgia High Schoolers Say Administrators Did Not Punish Students Waving Confederate Flag, But Chose to Suspend the Black Students Who Planned to Protest
A group of students at a North Georgia high school say just as they were planning to protest this month against peers caught carrying around […]
A federal judge on Monday ruled the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill did not discriminate against white and Asian American applicants in a closely watched case challenging the consideration of race in undergraduate student admissions. The ruling by U.S. District Judge Loretta Biggs in Winston-Salem came in a lawsuit by Students for Fair Admissions, a group founded by conservative anti-affirmative action activist Edward Blum that is pursuing a similar case against Harvard University. SFFA is appealing its loss in the Harvard case to the U.S. Supreme Court, potentially giving its conservative majority a chance to end affirmative action policies used to increase the number of Black and Hispanic students on American campuses.
- Kansas City Star
He has called the mother of a transgender kid “a child abuser,” and social-emotional learning “drivel.”
- Washington Post
Miami school says vaccinated students must stay home for 30 days to protect others, citing discredited info
In April, a Miami private school made national headlines for barring teachers who got a coronavirus vaccine from interacting with students. Last week, the school made another startling declaration, but this time to the parents: If you vaccinate your child, they'll have to stay home for 30 days after each shot. The email from Centner Academy leadership, first reported by WSVN, repeated misleading and false claims that vaccinated people could pass on so-called harmful effects of the shot and have
- The State
The school is named for a Greenville gas station owner who once sued Greenville County schools over unequal facilities for Black students.
- Business Insider
Biden's Education Department reportedly has a 'safety net' for student-loan borrowers when the payment freeze lifts in February
Politico obtained documents outlining plans to ease student-loan borrowers back into repayment, including a 90-day grace period for missed payments.
- LA Times
On Monday, some parents kept their children home from school to protest the pending statewide student vaccination mandate.
- Lexington Herald-Leader
Fayette County Coroner Gary Ginn said earlier Tuesday that a toxicology test will help determine the cause of death for an 18-year-old college student who died at UK hospital.
The parents of dependent undergraduates can use a Direct PLUS Loan, commonly referred to as a Parent PLUS loan, to borrow up to the cost of the student's attendance each year with no limit on the...
- Los Angeles Times Opinion
Some parents kept their kids home from school Monday to protest vaccine mandates. The lesson here: There's nothing constructive about harming schools or children's education.
- USA TODAY
The FAFSA financial aid form rolled out Oct. 1 for students who plan to go to college in fall 2022. Students should file them as soon as possible, experts say.
- Washington Examiner
The Pennsylvania School Boards Association severed ties with the National School Boards Association over a letter comparing parents' behavior at school board meetings to "domestic terrorism or hate crimes."
- National Review
Democratic candidate Terry McAuliffe has released a campaign ad in which he attempts to clarify a comment he made at a recent debate against Republican opponent Glenn Youngkin, when he argued that parents shouldn't weigh in on their children's schools' curricula.
- Business Insider
Amid a shortage in truck drivers, one high school is offering an elective class in truck driving to attract young talent to the industry.
- The 74
As the nation struggles with the COVID-19 pandemic, a double-edged educational crisis has emerged: a surge in high school dropout rates and a precipitous decline in community college enrollment. The details are all too plain — the nation’s public schools lost more than 1.1 million students last year, or 2 percent, versus an anticipated decline […]
- Associated Press
College communities such as Bloomington, Indiana; Tuscaloosa, Alabama; and State College, Pennsylvania, are exploring their options for contesting the population counts, which they say do not accurately reflect how many people live there. When the pandemic struck the U.S. around spring break of 2020, it set off an exodus in college towns as classrooms went virtual almost overnight. The sudden departure of tens of thousands of students from these communities made it difficult to count them in the census, which began at almost the same time.