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Jillian Jacobson Hanged Herself In Her Classroom, Body Found By Students

3 minutes agoNews / Crime : The Dreamin' Demon

PLACENTIA, CA - Some students at El Dorado High School got a nasty surprise Monday morning when they found their teacher, 31-year-old Jillian Jacobson, hanging around in her classroom. Literally. Jacobson was a popular photography instructor who had taught at the school for the last eight years. Show More Summary

In Solidarity: When Caribbean Immigrants Become Black

listened with fascination as my Jamaican immigrant student enumerated the ways West Indians were superior to African Americans. Children from the Caribbean went to better primary schools, didn't skip classes, had parents who taught them manners, and had more respect for authority and their elders. Show More Summary

Meanish Advice From a Former MFA Professor

32 minutes agoWriting / Poetry : Harriet: The Blog

Writer Ryan Boudinot has penned a piece for The Stranger on MFA programs–not your average surmise, but a frank one: “I recently left a teaching position in a master of fine arts creative-writing program. I had a handful of students whose work changed my life. The vast majority of my students were hardworking, thoughtful people […]

Teacher Suspended For Calling High School Muslim Student ‘Rag-Head Taliban’

35 minutes agoNews : The Inquisitr - News

In a terrible display of open racism, a high school teacher from Florida has been suspended from her position, after allegedly calling a 14-year-old Muslim student, “rag-head Taliban.” When the teacher, Maria Valdes, saw Deyab-Houssein...Show More Summary

Penn State to Provide Student Athletes over $4,000 in Cost of Attendance Stipend

When the NCAA granted the five biggest conferences in college sports autonomy, allowing those conferences to individually decide if they would grant student athletes a cost of living allowance, the question was raised how the conferences...Show More Summary

Jillian Jacobson Dead Of Apparent Suicide: Students Grieve After Finding Mrs. Jacobson Suspended From Ceiling

37 minutes agoNews : The Inquisitr - News

Jillian Jacobson was found hanged in a classroom on Monday morning in an apparent suicide. According to Huffington Post, students at El Dorado High School in California were left traumatized and shocked when they went to their photography class, and found their teacher suspended from the ceiling. Show More Summary

Mom: Why my kids won’t be taking the new Florida Standards Assessment test

Hundreds of thousands of students in Florida began taking the new computer-administered Florida Standards Assessment on Monday, March 2, with a number of school districts experiencing technological problems severe enough to cause testing to be suspended and rescheduled. The FSA is the state-mandated assessment Florida paid a private company to create in place of the […]

Mom: Why my kids won’t be taking the new Florida Standards Assessment test

Hundreds of thousands of students in Florida began taking the new computer-administered Florida Standards Assessment on Monday, March 2, with a number of school districts experiencing technological problems severe enough to cause testing to be suspended and rescheduled. The FSA is the state-mandated assessment Florida paid a private company to create in place of the […]

Norwegian students craft fantastic mountain retreat with wooden tunnel entrance

43 minutes agoLifestyle / Green Living : Inhabitat

The 150 sq ft tuba cube was crafted as a practical, hands-on University project, to gain building skills and solve problems on-site. Thanks to G.C. Rieber Funds' financial support, the students constructed this mountain made from retreat 95 % wood. While its

An Online Game That’ll Help Pay Off Your Student Debt

What if you could reduce student debt by playing an online trivia game? The idea sounds absurd. But one California-based company, Givling, is trying to make it a reality. It’s a creative—and slightly bizarre—attempt to tackle the country’s student debt, a problem that has now surpassed $1.2 trillion. Show More Summary

Free Eye Care Gives Poor Students 'Fighting Chance' To Succeed In School

53 minutes agoNews : Huffington Post

An organization is bringing much-needed eye care to poor kids. Eye Care 4 Kids is a charity that provides free eye examinations to kids from low-income households. The organization, which was founded by pediatric optician Joseph Carbone in 2001, has assisted around 100,000 children in Utah and Nevada, according to the Arizona Republic. Show More Summary

Kanye West Tells Oxford Students: If I Can Remove My Ego, 'There's Hope For Everyone'

Kanye West and his mother-in-law Kris Jenner hang out at The Arts Club on Monday evening (March 2) in London, England. The 37-year-old entertainer was spotted the next morning walking around King’s Cross. Kanye was recently at Oxford University, where he gave a speech to 350 students. “I can literally hear a whisper, and it’ll [...]

Chicago State, U. of I. land on 'worst of' list for campus free speech

The University of Illinois' rescinded job offer to a professor and a controversy over a faculty blog at Chicago State University helped land the two schools on a 2014 "worst of" list for student and faculty free speech rights. A campus...Show More Summary

Chapel Hill Shooter Obsessively Photographed Couple's Parking Spots 

After prosecutors announced Monday that they intend to seek the death penalty for Craig Hicks, the 46-year-old who shot and killed three Muslim students in an apartment near UNC-Chapel Hill, new details of the shooter's obsessive nature emerge. Read more...

Keith Olbermannn says he’s putting an end to Twitter “batting practice”

Keith Olbermann was suspended by ESPN last week after getting into an ugly Twitter War with Penn State students who were raising money for pediatric cancer.  Olbermann’s Twitter persona has been as fiery and combative as the days when he was delivering special comments calling out George W. Show More Summary

Gurley Bill Back

In December, I wrote about HB 3, a bill by Rep. Barry Fleming (R-121), which would make contracts with student athletes (also read “consenting adults”) illegal. You can read that article here. While HB 3 seems to have gone all of no where, the concept is back with House Bill 503. The new legislation, once again, […] The post Gurley Bill Back appeared first on Peach Pundit.

Kanye West Addresses Oxford University Students

He’s never been a man of few words, and Kanye West offered up all kinds of insight during his speech at Oxford University on Monday evening (March 2). Though he was given a 20-minute time limit, the “Black Skinhead” rapper stated that he may need more time before telling the audience to get “completely quiet. Show More Summary

6 Things That Aren’t Terribly Depressing About Post-Grad Life

2 hours agoHumor : Thought Catalog

You are still young enough to get away with using your student I.D.

U.K. Study Finds That J.R.R. Tolkien Enjoys Less Popularity With Kids

2 hours agoMedia / Publishing : GalleyCat

This year’s “What Kids Are Reading” report has been released. The team behind this annual study analyzes the reading habits of students in the United Kingdom. Many contemporary authors such as Jeff Kinney, John Green, and Suzanne Collins were featured on a list of “most popular authors.” The omission of J.R.R. Show More Summary

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