There are two schools of thought on LinkedIn. One is the group of people who truly believe LinkedIn is a magical place, ideal for connecting with individuals in your field and finding jobs and touting your experience. The other is aShow More Summary
Even amid a relatively weak jobs picture, fewer U.S. high school students are taking up fields of study with proven earnings potential than was the case a decade ago.
You ever have that dream where your highschool football coach comes out on the field for a prep rally, looks you dead in the eye, and starts singing a dream pop melody from Baltimore-based indie rock duo Beach House—except he's actually Ray Wise, star of Twin Peaks and Robocop? You will tonight. Read more...
What do a dove, a yerba mate cup, a cowboy boot, a wooden dance mask, and a PlayStation4 video game console have in common? They’re the items that middle school students from Washington, DC, Argentina, Texas, Nicaragua, and New Jersey said they would each bring with them to Mars, to represent...
A Texas police officer tripped and shoved teenagers after a soccer match during an unacceptable power trip. Students from Vandegrift High School in Austin rushed the field in Georgetown after their girls' team won its first state championship on Saturday.
An overturned horse-drawn carriage tossed a load of children and teachers into a grassy field, injuring 13 during the annual “Land Run” celebration in Mustang, Oklahoma. Nine of those injured outside Centennial Elementary School were children.
A video shot by a student captured police officer George Bermudez tripping and pushing students rushing the field after Vandegrift High School’s state soccer win Saturday. What a jerk. The officer was put on leave after the incident. KXAN reported: … Continue reading ?
Students at the General Yermolov Cadet School take all the same classes as their contemporaries would in any other Russian middle school. But there is a difference – pupils here are also given a military education. The state-run school is based in the southern Russian city of Stavropol, some 150 miles from the Olympic resort of Sochi. Show More Summary
All you no good punks in the Austin, Texas, suburb of Georgetown had better look out. Officer George Bermudez is on the job, and he isn’t having any of your sht. This past Saturday, when the Vandegrift High School girls soccer team won their first ever state championship, the Vandergrift students in attendance thought they […]
Ever wonder why some people hate cops? Watch the video above, captured on a cell phone, for some clues. On Saturday, after Vandergrift High School's Lady Vipers won a state soccer title, fans poured on to the field to celebrate. Like a...Show More Summary
At the eight second mark of this video, you can see a dude in pink shorts and a visor in the lower right corner go sprawling to the ground. He was clearly tripped and when he turned around he saw Georgetown police officer George Bermudez staring down at him. Read more...
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has tilted the playing field toward well-funded charter chains. With New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and the state legislature giving away the educational farm to politically connected charter school chains andShow More Summary
Detroit Father Bites Principal For Denying Of Son Field Trip The father of a child in Detroit who was denied the chance to attend a school field trip is now under investigation after biting the school principal during a dispute
Nearly 300 people are feared missing after a huge ferry capsized and sank off South Korea's southwestern coast. Carrying a group of high school students on a field trip from a high school outside Seoul, the ship was en route to Jeju,...Show More Summary
Northwestern University President Morton Schapiro has been fielding questions from colleagues from around the country in recent weeks, and he answered some in a letter to other presidents of football schools.
Seat belts everyone! Time for an educational field trip on The Magic School Bus back to the 1990s. The clunky technology of the '90s paved the way for innovations in today's classrooms, and growing up in that time period was an adventure. See...Show More Summary
Alberto M. Carvahlo is the superintendent of the Miami-Dade County Public Schools in Florida, and was named the national 2014 Principal of the Year by the School Superintendents Association. He’s held that job for more than five years, having worked his way through the school district as a teacher, assistant principal, lobbyist and other positions. […]
I’m not great at math (stay in school, kids!), perhaps because I never liked it much. But this is a good use of math. Nick Greene over at Mental Floss fielded one of the most pressing and important reader questions we’ll ever grapple with in our lifetimes: How far does Mario travel in Super Mario…
A red, white, and blue patriotic spring is in full swing in the fields of east-central Texas. Guessing that the early wildflowers were in full bloom east of Austin, I made a wildflower run right after school dropoff yesterday — a little late for the golden hour of sunrise, but what the heck. Show More Summary
The Masters group of Rory McIlroy, Jordan Spieth and Patrick Reed lead a new wave of players who have never seen a tournament field they didn’t think they could dominate.