I’ve been covering the case of Trinity Western University for a while now. They’re ready to open their new law school, but three law societies won’t accept the credentials of any future graduates. Why? Because Trinity Western is a Christian college with a strict code of conduct. Civil rights lawyer and intervenor John Carpay talks […]
Colorado school districts can be sued and held liable for not taking reasonable steps to protect students from school shootings under a new law signed by Gov. John Hickenlooper.
A new study by researchers at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health found that death rates among people over 65 are higher in zip codes with more fine particulate air pollution (PM2.5) than in those with lower levels of PM2.5. It...Show More Summary
Several of the children purchased condoms there, according to the school.
Alabama. My 46th state. When I was in high school and college, I refused to join my family in trips to the South. I disapproved of racial discrimination. I was repelled by the segregationist confrontations on the steps of schoolhouse. I was, with all the misguided certainty of youth, blind to complexity. So deep-South States … Continue reading Highlands of Alabama ?
In South Korea, fears of a Middle Eastern respiratory syndrome (MERS) outbreak – the largest outside of the Arabic Peninsula -- have closed more than 230 schools and put more than 1300 people under mandatory quarantine, according to NPR. Continue reading ? The post More than 1,300 quarantined in South Korea’s MERS virus outbreak appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
Girl #1: Cause our school gets to have three day field trips, but my mom never lets me go cause she's afraid I'll get raped, robbed, killed, or something like that. It's so unfair!Girl #2: You tell her, “mom! I'm grown up! Look at my breasts!”–49th St, BrooklynOverheard by: Potato
The best boys' high school golf team in California is the Westlake Warriors.
Make reading the centerpiece of summer Most parents know that kids should not abandon all learning during the summer lest they lose the reading, writing, and math skills they worked so hard to gain during the school year. While there...Show More Summary
Former Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee (D) just launched his presidential campaign in room 134 of the Founders Hall at George Mason University's law school. Chafee's announcement took place during a previously scheduled foreign policy...Show More Summary
Malcom Gladwell is not happy about John Paulson's $400 million gift to Harvard; UBS chiefs knew about Libor rigging; Insider trading; Bitcoin; "High School Baseball Teammates Allegedly Have Sex With Sandwich On School Bus"; and more...
Stay in school, kids, says Microsoft's co-founder.
A Native American student declared victory this week in a face-off with Clovis High School after district officials initially barred him from wearing a ceremonial eagle’s feather on his cap during graduation.
—PRESS RELEASE— Former Supercross champion Nathan Ramsey is having a track day at Glen Helen Raceway on June 15. As a side project, Nate has asked MIC to conduct an MSF DirtBike School-style familiarization course for local high school students interested in off-road riding/racing, including those from Riverside Poly High School. Poly High is interested in this […]
Dear Daughter, I'm haunted by this nightmare where you come to me as an insecure preteen and ask, "Mom, can I see my baby book? I need some dates and things for a school project." Choking back tears of shame, I dig out a dusty blue and yellow book. Show More Summary
I suppose if you think so little of your kid (not to mention your self respect) that you'd send him off to something called The Gaia Democratic School, you lose your right to complain. A sex education teacher has drawn the ire of parents after taking middle- and high-school students on a field trip to an adult novelty store in Minneapolis. Show More Summary
"Cooper's Troopers!" yelled Calhoun School students as they marched along the Upper West Side together earlier today. The 150 children from the local lower school also chanted, "Don't get hit by a car! Don't text and drive!"Show More Summary
Fame and fortune via mail order. What could go wrong?
According to his Twitter, Asiantii Woulard will transfer to a new school, leaving UCLA behind. The former Bruins quarterback was in the thick of the competition for starters. Stephen Nelson is joined by Bleacher Report College Football Analyst Michael Felder to give his pick for who will start for the Bruins. Show More Summary
At her high school graduation, Alicia Anderson proudly walked across the stage with her diploma to the sound of massive applause and praise. What seemed like something regular for seniors, though, was a huge moment for Alicia, a teenager...Show More Summary