High School

These are the 25 worst cities in the U.S. to raise children

CLOSE<p>Being a parent can be hard, so it shouldn’t be a surprise that being over tired has caused some to do some pretty unusual things. Buzz60's Sam …

Criminology

The Case for Coaching Leaders

Growing up as a child I played numerous sports recreationally and in high school. Upon entering high school I was not the best athlete by any means, …

Pedagogy

Her Daughter Was Killed In a Texas School Shooting. Now She Feels Like The Outcast.

Rhonda Hart<p>Rhonda Hart with her children, Kimberly and Tyler Vaughan, at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter in Florida at left; Kimberly wearing her …

Santa Fe

Shooting victims at high school football game were targeted, officials say

The Friday night shooting outside a Florida high school football game in which two men were wounded had nothing to do with the students, and two suspects targeted the victims, authorities said.<p>One of the two victims was identified as Daniel Foster Sr., 39, the father of Daniel Foster Jr., a …

High School Football

FedEx offering hub employees tuition toward online degree

FedEx Corp. plans to offer free tuition to employees at its international hub in Memphis, Tennessee.<p>The Commercial Appeal reports the tuition would …

Business

Teens Can Get a Free Trip to Disney World — and Get a Career Jumpstart While They’re There

The Disney Dreamers Academy is now accepting applications for its annual mentoring program.<p>Next spring, 100 teenagers will get to go on an …

Walt Disney Company

Nice Degree, but Your Diploma Gets an 'F' for Spelling

Alec Williams was thrilled to get his diploma this summer after 4½ years at Colorado Mesa University. This month, he spotted one problem: It wasn’t conferred by the school’s board of trustees.<p>His diploma was signed, the text noted in an Old English font, by the chair of Mesa’s “Coard of …

College & University

Lauren Westbrook-McIntosh, MBA ’12: Using the Power of Vulnerability to Connect With Others

Lauren Westbrook-McIntosh was feeling overwhelmed. It was her first year at Stanford Graduate School of Business. Final exams were looming, and …

Stanford University

Israel Will Fund Evangelical Bible Program In West Bank Settlement

The Education Ministry has begun to provide state funding for a Bible-based leadership training program developed by Christian evangelicals in the …

Jewish Culture

Cherry Creek students get boost from later start times

A solid eight hours of sleep for a teenager at night apparently makes for a better classroom in the morning.Preliminary results show that moving high …

Denver

Learning Transformed: 8 Keys to Designing Tomorrow's Schools, Today

<b>Presenter: Eric Sheninger<br>September 19 & 20, 2018<br>Richardson ISD (DFW area)</b><p>The current speed of technological breakthroughs has led to the coming age …

Education Technology

A Shift for Our Kids in the Way They Think About Learning

Guest post by Mark Erlenwein<p>In 2013 I became the newly appointed fourth principal of my alma mater after 16 years as a STEM teacher and assistant …

Pedagogy

Arizona High School Teacher Calls Cops on Student Wearing a Bandanna

An Apache Junction High School student was arrested after his teachers accused him of violating the school’s dress code.<p>Videos surfaced online of …

Crime

Washington school district shortens school week to 4 days

A school district in central Washington state is moving to four-day weeks when the school year begins later this month.<p>KING-TV reports the Waterville …

Washington State

School year to begin at Texas school where gunman killed 10

Students in Santa Fe, Texas, will begin a new school year Monday with additional security measures in place following a mass shooting in May that …

Santa Fe

YouTube's women of STEM make learning about science fun

<i>This post is part of Mashable's ongoing series The</i> <i>Women Fixing STEM</i><i>, which highlights trailblazing women in science, tech, engineering, and math, as</i> …

Technology

Father Azzarto, dedicated Prep legend, leaving for real this time | Faith Matters

"He is an institution himself and a inspirational figure to thousands of Prep men.''After this week, there will be a big void in Hudson County, a …

New Jersey

Missouri school district embraces gender-neutral bathrooms

A Kansas City-area school district that garnered national attention when a transgender student was crowned homecoming queen in 2015 has installed gender-neutral restrooms at two new elementary schools and in some existing locations.<p>The individual bathroom stalls at Rising Hill Elementary and …

Gender-Neutral

Adidas is partnering with Twitter to stream high school football games

The first time high school football will be streamed on Twitter<p>Twitter and Adidas are partnering to launch a new series called “Friday Night Stripes,” an eight-game series of high school football games that will stream live on the social media platform.<p>“Nationally ranked teams” from California, …

Social Media

[D] What topics from Linear Algebra, Calculus, Probability, and Statistics are the most important for Machine Learning?

I'm just beginning to learn Math for ML, with no background(other than high school). I see that Linear Algebra, Calculus, Probability, and Statistics …

Machine Learning

High schools cancel football due to injuries, low interest - CBS News

High schools cancel football due to injuries,...

High School

Fayetteville residents sell parking to high school students

Enterprising neighbors may need to go through some hoops if they want to keep charging Fayetteville High School students to park on their property.<p>As …

School Administration

Trade training groups vie with universities for school-leavers

Industry groups want to triple the number of school-leavers who sign up for apprenticeships, despite increasing competition among tertiary …

Economic Development

Workforce shortage casts shadow on St. Louis construction sites

The construction industry is booming. Nationally, employment in the sector increased by 303,000 over the past year, reaching a 10-year high, …

Construction Industry

AP News : Study: Average class sizes in Nevada are largest in the US

Study: Average class sizes in Nevada are largest in the US<p>Published: Yesterday<p>Liberty High School teacher Jessica Maleskey talks about her classroom in Henderson, Nev., on Thursday, Aug. 2, 2018. Class sizes have increased due to Clark County School District budget cuts. Maleskey's classroom has 46 …

Teaching

Culture change, youth infusion coming to Paramus Catholic under John Whitehead

New Paramus Catholic coach John Whitehead was hired to help change the culture at Paramus Catholic after a year of controversy and turmoil.

High School Sports

Here's What We Know About Prince George's Schooling So Far

Prince George may be third in line to the throne of the British monarchy, but he is also still a 5-year-old boy. And as such, he attends school, just …

Prince William

N.H. EMS Program Teaches Civilians How to Use Naloxone

A $3.1 million grant allows first responders to train friends and family of at-risk individuals how to administer naloxone and do CPR.<p>Teens can learn …

San Antonio

School choice: some parents are prepared to pay, but is society?

“When our eldest started at his local high school it didn’t have a great reputation – whatever that means – and people audibly gasped when I said we were sending our child there,” says Lisa Barbagallo, a mother of three in Sydney’s inner west.<p>But her family scratched the surface and found the …

Education

The 411 on 529s

It's back-to-school time and let's face it -- education can be expensive. The College Board reports that the average cost of in-state tuition, fees, …

Retirement