An Oklahoma man searching for a $20 bill he accidentally dropped ended up stuck in an underground water drainage system for two days. The man, who was not identified, was found alive after a group of high school students heard a noise coming from a...
By Glynis Kazanjian | Maryland Reporter On a snowy afternoon at Gaithersburg Elementary School, second grade teacher Ashley Thornton huddled with two students in her classroom. It was time for their small group reading session. Thornton was ready to delve into deep discussion about word meaning, risk-taking and a social studies element or two —... Show More Summary
Brother Thomas Dalton A Catholic school in Massachusetts is refusing to march in Boston's St. Patrick's Day parade for the first time in nearly 25 years because a group of LGBT military veterans were granted permission to participate this year. Last week, parade organizers said that the LGBT group MassEquality would be able to march in the St. Show More Summary
Children in your community may be learning in schools founded by celebrities famous for their work in music or movies. In recent years, a select group of public figures and celebrities have lent their philanthropic hands to opening schools across the country or abroad. Show More Summary
AFT and In the Public Interest launched a new website Thursday, Cashing in on Kids, to track charter schools and the private companies that often run them on a for-profit basis. The two groups argue that corporate-run charter schools are doing a bad job of serving students and that there is little accountability for these companies. In particular, the […]
Months before their failure to advance their anti-trans measure was confirmed, the grossly misnamed "Privacy For All Students" coalition was laying groundwork for what they would say after they lost. Their overall tone, then: the CA government is against us,...
The people of Apopka, Florida love their Jesus. That's why, last year, a local school board gave permission to a Christian group to hand out Bibles to students (leading a young atheist activist to counter with a freethought literature...Show More Summary
The National Alliance for Public Charter Schools states it is outraged at New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio’s decision to limit school choice by “kicking out” four charter schools from their school buildings, leaving at least 700 children without a school in the coming school year. Show More Summary
In junior year of high school, I was asked by a group of Filipinos to participate in a folk dance performance called “Singkil” for our school’s International Assembly and Night performance. I was thrilled because it was the first time I would be a part of traditional Filipino dance performance… EVER! Yes, you heard me […]
Groups of high school students from around the world are competing to win the chance to conduct a particle physics experiment at CERN. High school is a time for pep rallies, prom and particle physics. That’s right—particle physics. Schools...Show More Summary
As the corporate stooges of the school board waited on Tuesday evening for community members to utter their final useless pleas to keep their community schools open in Memphis, a group of fat corporate vultures had their own perch near...Show More Summary
The Christian fundamentalist school Bob Jones University announced on Tuesday that it would be rehiring the sex abuse watchdog group it had terminated in January.
The Islamist group Boko Harum, which has been blamed for previous such atrocities, is again suspected. Boko Harum believes it's a sin to teach "Western" values to Muslim students.
A high school chapter of the pro-life group Students for Life is claiming that it was censored by the administration and given less freedom than a gay rights group.
For most kids in high school, the future promises better days. But for a certain group, there’s no time like the past. Yep, this is the perfect video to go along with “The Geeks Will Inherit The Earth” by “I Fight Dragons.” [Jason Headley | Via LS]
The billions of ready cash from No Child Left Behind provided a dollar-powered incubator for the birth of the modern day education industry. State and local education agencies in search of quick solutions to meet NCLB’s impossible demands...Show More Summary
For most kids in high school, the future promises better days. But for a certain group, there’s no time like the past. Remember those super popular kids in high school who had the world at their feet with their charm, good looks, athletic ability and general confidence? Well they have a message for you, “It [...]
Hassan Jabareen has been on the front lines of the battle for Palestinian rights within Israel for years. The founder of Palestinian-Israeli human rights group Adalah, Jabareen spoke last night at Columbia Law School. He clearly explained why Palestinians refuse to recognize Israel as a Jewish state--and why that phrase is contradictory and misleading.
"For most kids in high school, the future promises better days. But for a certain group, there's no time like the past." It Doesn't Get Better, by Jason Headley.
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