A concerned student at NHHS, Anna Winikow, contacted Schools Matter asking for help. Please sign her petition and share it widely everywhere. Thank you. Stop Charter Co-Location at North Hollywood HS 1,501 SIGNATURES (as of 1:08PM)ASK...Show More Summary
A teenage survivor of the Parkland, Fla., high school shooting wants to put the brakes on spring break.
A Florida high school student who survived last week's mass shooting took to social media on Friday to slam Senator Marco Rubio for accepting donations from the National Rifle Association (NRA). Sarah Chadwick, a junior student at Marjory...Show More Summary
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A $4 million teacher training facility has opened at University of South Australia in collaboration with Samsung. The Smartschool is packed full of shiny gadgets for researchers, students, teachers and teaching students to learn more about teaching. More »
President Donald Trump said Saturday that it's "Up to States" whether schoolteachers should be armed to defend students against active shooters. Trump floated the proposal after a high-school shooting killed 17 students and staff inShow More Summary
In the White House, in town halls and on social media, many students have become activists and national voices after the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla. This is who they are.
Many school districts officials have threatened to suspend high school students who take part in nationwide gun control walkouts and other demonstrations called by survivors of the mass shooting that killed 17 people at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland. Such disciplinary action can sometimes hurt a student's chances of getting into a preferred college.
A state representative from rural Kentucky says he’s had “a change of heart” and will support common-sense gun control. Rep. Chris Harris represents Pike County, where Donald Trump won 80 percent of the vote. He previously had an A rating from the NRA. Now, Harris says wants to...
A group of students can shut down an entire country. Fifty years ago in France, they did just that. Student protests in Nanterre and at the Sorbonne quickly grew into mass demonstrations. Police attempts to repress the movement only garnered additional public support. Popular artists and singers mobilized on behalf of the students—as did the […]
Analysis: When it comes to guns, the Parkland shooting survivors aren’t here to play nice Since the shooting attack at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., Feb. 14, a student there, Sarah Chadwick, has amassed a Twitter following of more than 150,000 people. On Thursday...
For the second time in a month, a Wisconsin high school is being protested for racism directed at students of color. According to the report, students from Horlick High School in Racine had traveled to Franklin, Wisconsin for a basketball game Friday night and were greeted with abusive chants...
For the fourth day in a row, President Donald Trump is saying strange things about a vague plan to arm teachers: Armed Educators (and trusted people who work within a school) love our students and will protect them. Very smart people. Must be firearms adept & have annual training. Should get yearly bonus. Shootings will […]
Tiger's wheeling himself right back into the PGA National fray and as Dan Kilbridge reports for Golfweek, there wasn't much to this new normal to say in advance of a 7:45 am tee time with Patton Kizzire and Brandt Snedeker. There was,...Show More Summary
A UC Irvine review has cleared an Israeli student support group of allegations of aiding Israeli military veterans in harassing a Palestinian support group during a campus event last year. Students for Justice in Palestine alleged that members of Students Supporting Israel aided and abetted the...
With the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High shooting still looming large, its students in the Capitol to lobby for gun controls, the Florida House overwhelmingly passed a measure Wednesday its sponsor said aimed at bringing "light" to the schools. Show More Summary
The Department of Education said it will review how borrowers discharge student loans, an indication it could become easier to expunge those loans via bankruptcy.
As the nation continues to mourn the lives of 17 students and staff killed Feb. 14 at a Florida high school by a gunman armed with an AR-15 rifle, companies have started to end business relationships with the National Rifle Assn. On Friday afternoon, rental car company Hertz tweeted that it had...
On Friday, yet another high school had to be shut down after a social media threat was posted online, but this time it wasn’t a current student, but rather a former student who played in the NFL. Former Miami Dolphins offensive tackle Jonathan Martin was detained Friday in Southern California after he posted on Instagram […]
Dozens of U.S. colleges and universities, including at least three Ivy League schools, have said their application processes will not consider disciplinary action taken against high school students who protest last week’s massacre at a Florida school. Many school districts officials have...