The Happiness is a Learning Center day care in Vinita, Oklahoma was forced to immediately shutter its doors after two of its students were badly sunburnt. Read more...
Wheaton College in Illinois has announced plans to end health insurance for their students, due to the school’s religious beliefs. The move is a stand against the Affordable Care Act, which requires birth control coverage for all insurance plans. Show More Summary
There are lots of reasons that the University of New Hampshire, where I'm currently working toward a Ph.D. in Literature, should be in the news. It's a great school, with oodles of marvelous faculty and students doing all sorts of interesting things. Show More Summary
TAIPEI (Reuters) - Hundreds of Taiwan students stormed the ministry of education compound early on Friday, after one committed suicide earlier in the week, intensifying anti-China protests over textbooks they say are aimed at promoting Beijing's "one China" policy.
The number of U.S. students abroad isn't keeping pace with the globalization of higher ed.
Campusknot, a startup founded by three Indians and a German student at the Mississippi State University (MSU) has received $100,000, and the
A teacher dedicated to making sure his students understand the values of the outdoors has been missing in the California wilderness for nearly two weeks.
A proposal has been put forth to ban religious exemptions for immunizations of public schools students in New York State.
Hundreds of Taiwanese students gathered at the Ministry of Education in the capital, protesting planned high school curriculum guideline changes.
A disproportionate number of college students with anorexia or bulimia are transgender. Gay, lesbian, and bi students also have higher rates than their straight classmates. read more
An electric car built by students at the University of Stuttgart in Stuttgart, Germany recently set a new world record for “Fastest 0-100km/h Acceleration – Electric Car” with a time of 1.779 seconds. This broke the previous record of 1.785 seconds set in 2014 by AMZ Racing who supplied the motors for the Stuttgart car. The team expects […]
Massachusetts attorney general Maura Healey today announced settlements of her investigations of two large for-profit college chains -- Kaplan and Lincoln Technical Institute -- for unfair and deceptive student recruiting practices. Kaplan will pay $1.375 million to former students, and Lincoln Tech will pay out about $1 million. Show More Summary
Just like any other college student, Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Marcus Stroman had a hard time focusing when big news broke while he was sitting in class. Hopefully, the professor understood that Stroman's life just got a little bit more...Show More Summary
A University of California at Berkeley student called out NBC News on Twitter on Wednesday for its poor choice of photos in a tweet about Sam DuBose, an unarmed black man fatally shot by a police officer during a traffic stop. NBC’s headline announced that the officer, Ray Tensing, had been indicted for murder in Dubose’s death. Show More Summary
BROTHER BOOK PLUG: My brother Jonathan recommends this book by his former student Russell Zimmerman: Shadowrun: Shaken (No Job Too Small).
“I am the number one determinate for student success” @PrincipalKafele is on fire @cedarhillisd w/the keynote address pic.twitter.com/jyVa3OKLZi — orlando riddick (@opriddick1) July 30, 2015 I don’t know the full context of this statement so this isn’t a personal attack in any way but rather a concern about an attitude that reveals 2 huge issues […]
It doesn’t feel quite right to call Jem Cohen’s Counting an essay film. It’s more like a collection of snapshots taken out the window of a moving train by a backpacking student abroad who’s too distracted by the scenery to focus on the heavy textbook in his lap. Show More Summary
Seven years ago, the Rev. James Meeks, then a state senator, persuaded 1,000 Chicago parents to keep their children out of class on the first day of school. Instead, the students rode buses to New Trier High School's Northfield campus to protest Illinois' unjust school funding formula.