Pastor Andy Stanley has declared that local congregations should be the "safest place on the planet for students to talk about anything, including same-sex attraction."
WASHINGTON -- What's the most important thing that happens at the annual White House Correspondents’ Association Dinner? Ask the people in charge, and they'll probably tell you it's the scholarships given to promising college students with money raised from the event. Show More Summary
Students from a Pittsburgh-area high school are currently being investigated for allegedly creating “Anti-Gay Day” in an attempt to harass fellow classmates. The creators of the […]
An education advocacy group says that more than 175,000 New York students — far more than last year — opted out of Common Core English Language Arts exams given this week, and the number is expected to climb, highlighting a growing movement among parents around the country to protest standardized tests they think are unfair […]
Thousands of students are opting out of new standardized tests aligned to the Common Core standards, defying the latest attempt by states to improve academic performance. Continue reading ? The post Thousands of students opt out of Common Core tests in protest appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
A 62-year-old Des Moines, Washington city councilwoman, former state legislator and King County Superior Court judge is in hot water after cameras caught her slapping the face of a 6-year-old special needs student. According to Seattle’s Fox Q13, Jeanette Burrage — who is now a...
Why would liberal students cry “racism” when their college served Mexican food during Sci-Fi Night? Stevenson College in California is apologizing for their insensitivity after such an incident this week.
Is this how dumbed down college students have become? One by one, student after student say on video, knowing they are being recorded, that the reason they are supporting Hillary
In what could send a chilling message to student activists at universities across the country, the University of Georgia is holding a university judiciary hearing over a 20-year-old student’s arrest at a Moral Mondays protest at the state Capitol in Atlanta. According to student newspaper the...
HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE: The Student-Loan Problem Is Even Worse Than Official Figures Indicate. “Nearly one in three Americans who are now having to pay down their student debt–or a staggering 31.5%–are at least a month behind on their payments, new research from the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis suggests. That figure is far […]
Bloomberg, The Ugly Truth About What's Going Wrong in American Law Schools: With Test Scores and Bar-Passage Rates Falling, Academics Grope for Answers: Are law students getting dumber, foreshadowing a future dip in the talents available to legal clients nationwide? Or are aspiring attorneys getting a bad rap? The National...
A Memphis teacher put a 16-year-old student in a chokehold and slammed him to the ground, video shows.
Episode Description: Thubten Chodron, a long time Western Buddhist Nun, and founder of Sravasti Abbey in Washington State, took time with us to discuss her work as a teacher, including all of the work she has done with students online. Show More Summary
A Mason, Ohio school has cancelled their “Covered Girl Challenge.” The event, organized by Mason High School’s Muslim Student Association, invited fellow students to wear a headscarf for the day in order to “combat stereotypes students may face when wearing head coverings.” Read more...
While responding to shifting student demographics, new support networks form among teachers and between schools, according to a new study of a group of schools moving from monolingual to bilingual instruction to serve increasingly diverse student populations.
This is part of an ongoing series by Credible about how the 2016 presidential candidates would affect student loans and the financing of education for students and borrowers. Last week, Senator Rand Paul demonstrated his concern with college affordability. Show More Summary
TEACH WOMEN NOT TO RAPE! (CONT’D): A teacher had sex with a student and got a plea deal, but it’s what she did after that is truly disgusting.
HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE: President Obama’s labor-dominated NLRB agrees to hear a petition by Columbia grad students who seek the right to unionize. The grad students want to join the United Auto Workers (that’s not a typo) because they claim they’re being treated like serfs by universities who understand that there is a glut of […]
If this student government president were permitted to choose his own Chief of Staff, it would be a dark day at the University of Alabama. Black skies would truly be overhead. The Senate has no choice but prevent such a thing from happening.
A California middle school student is being kept home for her protection after receiving vivid death threats on Instagram, officials said.