School Administration

New Jersey school board candidate called Black people ‘animals’ and ‘useless wastes of life’

Richard Jankowski made all the Facebook posts public, so anyone could read them.<p>A New Jersey school board candidate often made racist comments on …

Liberal View

Schools are using AI to track what students write on their computers

Over 50 million k-12 students will go back to school in the US this month. For many of them using a school computer, every word they type will be tracked.<p>Under the Children’s Internet Protection Act (CIPA), any US school that receives federal funding is required to have an internet-safety policy. …

Privacy

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

HS dance team photo shoot with police creates controversy in Granite City, Ill.

A photo shoot involving a downstate high school dance team and a local police department has created controversy.<p>Some of the Granite City High School …

School Administration

For Fancy Racists, Classical Liberalism Offers Respect, Intrigue

A new, old idea is bubbling up at the nation's cocktail parties.<p>The world would not be quite so riven with death and destruction if America’s political elite had better taste in music. Classic rock, for instance, is a fraud. It never existed. Jimmy Page never turned to Robert Plant and said, “Hey, …

Paul Ryan

'Sexist' quote removed from Texas school wall after social media backlash

A Texas school has removed a controversial quote from one of its walls after it sparked complaints on social media.<p>According to the Houston …

Social Media

The value of health care reform is more than you may think

Since the Affordable Care Act (ACA) was enacted, the media has expounded on the landmark patient protections. Most Iowans probably know that the ACA …

Health Care

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

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

Cryptocurrency could be the future of real estate along the Front Range

Courtesy Coldwell BankerThis two-bedroom townhouse in Arvada, listed earlier this summer, is believed to be the first property along the Front Range …

Real Estate

Period poverty: 1 in 7 Canadian girls have missed school due to lack of products

Nearly one in seven Canadian girls has either left school early or missed school entirely because she did not have access to period products. …

Autism Spectrum

Schools grapple with obligations to migrants in shelters

When San Benito, Texas, school leaders learned of an influx of children to a migrant shelter in their small town near the U.S.-Mexico border, they …

News (U.S.)

Study says Illinois kindergarteners weren't ready

Just Now<p>A new study by the Illinois Board of Education says Less than quarter of Illinois children were fully prepared to enter kindergarten last …

Education

Beloved Oakland music teacher remembered

- Students and Oakland schools staff came together on Wednesday to remember a beloved Montclair Elementary School music teacher who died last …

University of California

Judge's biggest case: the Parkland school shootings

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Before she found herself presiding over one of the highest-profile cases in the country, Broward Circuit Judge Elizabeth Scherer did little to draw attention.<p>Her rulings tended to be non-controversial. Appellate judges found fault with only two of her decisions — an …

Nikolas Cruz

Blounty County school systems must hire more staffers of color

The employees of Maryville City Schools, Alcoa City Schools and Blount County Schools are overwhelmingly white. Lily white. There’s no other way to …

HBCUs

Here’s What Happened To A White American Who Went On A Racist Rant In Africa

A white American citizen was put behind bars in Uganda after investigators viewed a video of him attacking hotel staff on Thursday in a racist tirade.<p>…

Aretha Franklin

Facing South Florida: Broward School Board

<b>Follow CBSMIAMI.COM:</b> <b>Facebook | Twitter</b><p>We’re going to talk about some of the races in Broward County.<p>This is the first election since the massacre at …

Florida

Holy Fire Nears Full Containment

Just Now<p>LAKE ELSINORE (CNS) - The Holy Fire burning in Riverside and Orange counties was 92 percent contained today after consuming 22,887 acres, …

Riverside County

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 …

High School

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

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City Halls

Editorial: Stop passing the buck on bud, politicians

Local politicians have known for a long time that legal cannabis was coming to town. And you didn’t have to be a rocket scientist to know that Doug …

Canada

Lafayette County school bond election set for September

Voters will decide whether to approve a $23 million bond issue for a school district in northern Mississippi.<p>The Oxford Eagle reports that the …

School Districts

Olim parents need to learn about Israeli schools and share ideas

Two new Olim taking an excited selfie upon landing in Israel. (photo credit: SHAHAR AZRAN)<p>X<p>Dear Reader,<br>As you can imagine, more people are reading …

Israel

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

Park Slope being shamed into radical school diversity plan

The de Blasio administration is guilting parents in ultra-liberal Park Slope into swallowing a radical public school “diversity plan” — suggesting …

Middle School

The LAUSD's Failure of Leadership

The District's School Board had years to prepare for Ref Rodriguez' departure. So why were they caught flat-footed?<p>- Benjamin Franklin<p>On Wednesday, …

Elections

Here’s Everything We Know About Aretha Franklin Tributes And Funeral Arrangements

A major gathering in Harlem was planned for Sunday to honor the life and legacy of the legendary Queen of Soul <b>Aretha Franklin</b>, as preparation …

Aretha Franklin

Air quality drops, haze returns in Portland metro

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) -- Once again, the Portland metro area is seeing "unhealthy" air quality -- which is expected to worsen over the next few …

Air Quality