A new report shows older Americans are drowning in student loan debt as they try to help their children and grandchildren pay for school. Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has more.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau found the number of people over 60 with student loan debt has quadrupled in the past decade. Most loans were taken out on behalf of a child or grandchild.
At Robert W. Coleman Elementary School in Baltimore, the focus is on de-escalating situations first rather than going straight to discipline. So, when a student acts up, he or she is sent to the “Mindful Moment Room,” which, CNN reports,...Show More Summary
LIBERTY, Mo. (KCPQ) -- He was only trying to be kind to a homeless man. That, according to the former campus president of a Kansas City trade school, is what led to him being fired, while offering a homeless man shelter from cold weather. Show More Summary
All of the nation's youth — especially LGBT students — are at risk with Besty DeVos as Education secretary, writes Randi Weingarten of the American Federation of Teachers.
Synapse Films has announced the Blu-ray Combo Pack (BD/DVD) Limited Collector’s Edition Steelbook (3000 copies) of Mark Herrier’s 1991 classic Popcorn. What could be scarier than an all-night “Horrorthon”? A group of film students finds out when they stage just such an event at an abandoned movie palace. In addition to the three features—MOSQUITO, THE ATTACK […]
A student's painting that divided members of Congress for its depiction of Ferguson, Missouri, has been removed from its Capitol Hill display, this time perhaps permanently. Several Republicans had complained … Click to Continue »
Americans who are 60 and older are the fastest-growing group of student loan borrowers, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau says.
Tye Sheridan and Bel Powley get in trouble with the law in this new clip from Detour, provided exclusively to Just Jared. Here’s a synopsis of the film: Harper (Sheridan), a seemingly naive law student, obsesses over the idea that his shifty stepfather was involved in the devastating car crash that left his mother hospitalized [...]
Students at the UW Madison plan to repeat failed UT Austin sex toy protest over the exercise of Second Amendment rights on campus. This post UW Students Plan to Duplicate Failure of Texas Sex Toy Protest Against Campus Carry appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
There's a doozy of a story to go with the Evanston, Illinois, police dashcam video above. From a Chicago Fox affiliate: On October 10, 2015, Lawrence Crosby was working on his car around 7:00 PM when a woman passing by saw what she thought was an African American man breaking into a vehicle and stealing it... Show More Summary
(NYU Tandon School of Engineering) Junius Gunaratne, a doctoral student, and Oded Nov, an associate professor at the NYU Tandon School of Engineering, created the first online, interactive 'nutrition label' for financial products that,...Show More Summary
(Springer) In the first study of its kind, University of Colorado School of Medicine students expressed support for the legal use of marijuana, including for physical and mental health reasons. They also believe more research is needed to ascertain what risk could be involved in using the drug. Show More Summary
If you need to borrow money as a college student, you may have more limited options than if you had a full-time job with a steady income, but you're not automatically disqualified. Continue reading Are there auto loans made specifically...Show More Summary
Students are warned against using Wikipedia for term papers because any yahoo could go on there and edit the page. If you took a look at Mitsubishi’s page around 9:45 a.m. EST today, it seemed like that was most definitely the case. Unless, you know, the Mitsubishi Wiki page editor was demonically possessed over the… Read more...
A school employee in Maryland was fired for correcting a student's grammar on Twitter. School Employee Fired for Correcting Student’s Spelling on Twitter is a post from Mommyish - Parenting Imperfect.
Via press release from Lambda Legal: Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender students contact Lambda Legal every day to seek help being safe at school. We need a Secretary of Education who will make schools safe for all students, and who won’t tolerate bullying – by peers, parents, or school administrators. Show More Summary
A redditor recently found himself in the middle of a stinky conflict between the students and administrators at his school. And like most passive-aggressive battles of will, this one was carried out through snippy signs. It started when someone (possibly an authority figure) locked the men's room door, and posted a sign to explain why. Show More Summary
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Senators must ask if a socially conservative crusader intends to protect gay and transgender students. Lives are at stake.