NEWSW.WORLD: Latest World and US News of the Day 02:32, 2019-10-13

NYC schools still observe Columbus Day despite teaching kids of explorer’s violence

Across the nation, a growing legion of states, cities and school districts have rejected a federal holiday to honor the Italian navigator who “discov...

NYC schools still observe Columbus Day despite teaching kids of explorer’s violence

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New law requires NY schools to observe 9/11 anniversary New York schools are required to provide a moment of silence to observe the anniversary of the 9/11 terror attacks, according to a new state law appr...
01:24, 2019-09-10

Scientists want creationism teaching ban in Welsh schools Sir David Attenborough joins calls warning "pseudoscience" could creep in to the curriculum....
08:32, 2019-09-05

In #MeToo era, states debate teaching consent in schools Inside a Catholic school in Portland, Oregon, high school sophomores break into groups to discuss some once-taboo topics: abusive relationships and c...
20:36, 2019-05-20

LGBT teaching row: Schools minister rejects 'silence' claim Schools minister Nick Gibb denies Dame Louise Casey's accusation of inaction over protests....
13:04, 2019-09-20

Fox News Guest Blames Mass Shootings on Teaching Evolution in Schools Seven people are dead and nearly two dozen more are injured after a mass shooting in Odessa, TX, on Saturday, but one Evangelical moron knows exactly...
19:56, 2019-09-04

Teaching the Bible in Public Schools Is On the Rise Across the Nation, Raising Alarm About Preserving the Separation of Church and State An increasing number of states across the U.S., buoyed by a January post by tweeter in chief Donald Trump, are adding Bible study to public school cu...
05:24, 2019-05-15

Teaching AIs to make mistakes like kids would help them learn faster AIs don't think like children, but if they made a common assumption that children use whilst learning a language they would become better faster...
13:12, 2019-07-02

Amid #MeToo, states debate teaching consent to kids They hear about #MeToo cases in the news, and talk about them with friends. Now U.S. students increasingly discuss the meaning of consent in the clas...
06:20, 2019-05-20

'If I can hear you, I can find you': the woman teaching kids to dodge bullets in their neighborhood Elana Bolds has held ‘active shooter’ drills for decades in her northern California community, where exposure to gun violence is almost inevitable“Bo...
14:20, 2019-06-26

MPs call for police in schools to cut youth violence The Home Affairs Committee says the government's violence strategy is "completely inadequate"....
12:48, 2019-07-31

Middle schools can help prevent teen dating violence (Reuters Health) - Middle schools that offer a comprehensive dating violence prevention program in every grade may have fewer youth involved in abusi...
00:24, 2019-06-06

Since Columbine, Fears of School Violence Have Grown. Research Shows That Schools Are Safer. The panic of mass shootings has ramped up efforts to secure schools. But anxieties remain high, even as federal data shows that schools are less viol...
09:28, 2019-04-20

Juul gave presentations in schools to kids—and the FDA is fuming Enlarge / WASHINGTON, DC - JULY 25: A young man wears a shirt that reads DITCHJUUL while James Monsees, co-founder and chief product officer at JUUL ...
22:12, 2019-09-10

NYC schools will excuse kids who walk out for climate change rally Cut class for climate change! The Department of Education will excuse city kids who ditch school next Friday to partake in a Manhattan climate change...
03:28, 2019-09-13

Malaysia shuts schools after chemical pollution sickens kids KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia’s government has shut more than 100 schools in a southern state after chemical pollution sickened dozens...
10:24, 2019-06-25

California Tells Schools to Start Later, Giving Kids More Sleep A new law pushed back start times at most public middle and high schools, citing research that says attendance and performance will improve if teenag...
03:04, 2019-10-15

Ilhan Omar Wants Schools to Stop Humiliating Kids Who Can't Afford to Pay for Lunch A few weeks ago, The Hill circulated a piece about a nine-year-old boy who used his allowance to pay off everyone in his class’s lunch debts. The sto...
02:36, 2019-06-20

We're Building Schools to Give Kids Places to Hide During Mass Shootings Now This is the future we live in now: Congress and President Trump won’t do shit about stopping mass shootings, so school districts are taking matters i...
19:44, 2019-08-22

9/11: How NYC, nation will observe 18th anniversary New York and the nation on Wednesday will stop to remember the 18th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terror attacks. The 9/11 Memorial & Museum will be th...
01:16, 2019-09-11

CBOE Will Observe Two Minutes of Silence on Veterans Day CHICAGO, November 10, 2010 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today announced it will observe two minutes of silence, from 8:25 a.m. to 8:27...
15:56, 2019-05-01

New York City schools chief’s top deputy got her children into selective middle schools Chancellor Richard Carranza’s top deputy has gotten her two youngest children into two of the city’s most selective and desirable middle schools — in...
05:56, 2019-05-12

Scientists observe mysterious cosmic web directly for first time Observations reveal cluster of galaxies about 12bn light years away linked by gas filamentsThe cosmic web, a vast, mysterious structure that links up...
20:32, 2019-10-03

Riders observe silence for Lambrecht before start of Stage 4 "The riders observe a period of silence in tribute to Bjorg Lambrecht before the start of Stage 4 of the Tour of Poland."...
15:40, 2019-08-06

CBOE to Observe Minute of Silence for Tucson Victims at 10 A.M. Today CHICAGO, January 10, 2011 - Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today will observe one minute of silence at 10:00 a.m. Central Time today to rememb...
15:56, 2019-05-01

Scientists observe a single quantum vibration under ordinary conditions When a guitar string is plucked, it vibrates as any vibrating object would, rising and falling like a wave, as the laws of classical physics predict....
06:12, 2019-10-07

Donald Trump sent hostage expert to observe A$AP Rocky trial US President Donald Trump sent a hostage-crisis diplomat to observe rapper A$AP Rocky's assault trial in Sweden, it has emerged....
13:36, 2019-07-31

Pre-Columbian Explorers in the Americas: The Hard Evidence These days, few people still believe Christopher Columbus was the first explorer to travel to the “New World.”  ...
20:04, 2019-08-18

Riders observe minute's silence for Felice Gimondi at Arctic Race "Italian Felice Gimondi, one of only seven riders to have won all three Grand Tours, has died at the age of 76 after suffering a heart attack while s...
14:00, 2019-08-17

1.2 Million Ford Explorers Recalled Due to Suspension Fracturing After all the hype around the new 2020 Explorer during the New York Auto Show, Ford has some bad news. It’ll be recalling 1.2 million of its existing...
18:04, 2019-06-12

You Can Get 'Self-Sealing' Tires Standard on Some 2020 Ford Explorers Twenty-six years after the world watched a tyrannosaurus rex bite into the tire of a Ford Explorer, the automaker has finally decided to equip the mo...
21:52, 2019-07-01

How will Mars explorers stop earthly viruses infecting the red planet? The long-running series in which readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific con...
14:04, 2019-05-21

The Livingstone – Stanley Monument and The Famous Tale of Two Explorers in Africa Without a doubt, European explorers in 19th century Africa changed history. Two of the most famous are Dr David Livingstone ...
02:56, 2019-09-15

Titanic explorers' dive reveals 'shocking' state of wreck First venture to the ship in 15 years finds that features have decayed completelyThe first dive to the Titanic in nearly 15 years has revealed “shock...
01:00, 2019-08-22

'That can't be real!' Deep-sea explorers find trippy, rainbow-colored wonderland Deep in the Gulf of California, scientists have discovered a fantastical expanse of hydrothermal vents, full of crystallized gases, glimmering pools ...
17:32, 2019-04-09

Ford Recalls 340,000 Explorers Because People Keep Injuring Their Hands On Sharp Seat Frames Nearly 340,000 Ford Explorers from the 2017 model year will need a trip to the dealership soon, but not to be traded for new ones with a bit more pow...
21:40, 2019-09-13

Hearthstone’s Saviors of Uldum expansion brings back Quests and the League of Explorers Blizzard announced today that Saviors of Uldum is the next expansion for Hearthstone.Read More...
19:20, 2019-07-01

Whaley Bridge latest: Dam explorers risk injury and becoming trapped, warn firefighters After more than 1,500 people were evacuated from the town since August 1, Derbyshire Police said stability of the dam wall at Toddbrook Reservoir had...
10:48, 2019-08-16

Damaged Whaley Bridge dam explorers risk injury and becoming trapped, warn firefighters After more than 1,500 people were evacuated from the town since August 1, Derbyshire Police said stability of the dam wall at Toddbrook Reservoir had...
20:00, 2019-08-15

Explorers hunting for mystery city in Honduran rainforest find unknown creatures Scientists exploring an area that's thought to contain an ancient lost city in the Honduras rainforest have discovered a vast ecosystem of rare and e...
11:24, 2019-06-26

New schools in London: housing developers are building new schools on site to cope with London's growing pupil population London's school system puts pressure on parents long before their children sit exams or navigate the complexities of the playground....
12:16, 2019-05-15

At the Explorers Club’s annual gala, guests share a love of exploration — and eating tarantulas The evening celebrated Apollo astronauts, but Teddy Roosevelt still would’ve felt at home....
15:32, 2019-05-06

Inside the 'monstrosity,' a gritty, mostly-abandoned bus station in Tel Aviv that’s become an oasis for artists and urban explorers rasika108/Shutterstock Israel's Tel Aviv New Central Bus Station is one of the largest bus stations in the world, second only to Millennium Park Bus...
19:08, 2019-09-27

The New Hangout in Columbus? Distilleries One of the country’s fastest-growing cities has seen a surge in homegrown distilleries that are drawing customers with tasting rooms, restaurants and...
11:28, 2019-09-20

More and more places are getting rid of Columbus Day — here's why they're replacing it Columbus Day is a relatively new US holiday, but many localities are replacing it with Indigenous Peoples' Day. Columbus Day affirms the story of a n...
15:52, 2019-10-14

Violence begets violence: How The Purge’s satire gets even more timely this season It’s nighttime in New Orleans, and something very large is on fire. I shouldn’t say what, exactly, because the producers of The Purge, USA Network’s ...
13:16, 2019-10-14

The 10 best sales and deals for Columbus Day weekend Columbus Day is a great time to score a deal on a new mattress, winter clothes, workout gear, DNA test kits, and more.      ...
15:16, 2019-10-12

Maine changes Columbus Day to Indigenous Peoples’ Day The governor of Maine on Friday signed a bill into law that makes Columbus Day known as Indigenous Peoples’ Day. The name change came during a signin...
11:49, 2019-05-02

Fortaleza Ozama, Where Columbus Was Imprisoned for Being a Tyrant The language and culture of many of the Caribbean islands reflects four centuries of Spain’s presence in the region... ...
04:28, 2019-07-23

Haley Lu Richardson really wishes everyone would see her Sundance hit, Columbus Haley Lu Richardson is one of the most promising young talents in Hollywood, with star-making turns in The Edge Of Seventeen, Split, and last year’s...
21:32, 2019-06-25

DC votes to change Columbus Day to Indigenous Peoples’ Day WASHINGTON — The Washington, D.C. Council has voted to temporarily change the name of Columbus Day to Indigenous Peoples’ Day. WTOP-FM reports ...
13:56, 2019-10-10

Columbus Dreamed of a New World. His Son Found One in Books. Edward Wilson-Lee’s “The Catalogue of Shipwrecked Books” charts the life of the explorer’s son, obsessed with assembling a great repository of knowle...
18:00, 2019-05-31

Vermont renames Columbus Day as Indigenous Peoples’ Day MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Vermont has joined a handful of states in renaming Columbus Day to honor Native Americans. Republican Gov. Phil Scott signed a...
18:20, 2019-05-13

Some states honoring indigenous people instead of Columbus FILE – In this April 27, 2019 file photo, dancers enter at the Gathering of Nations, one of the world’s largest gatherings of indigenous ...
16:28, 2019-10-14

The Best Columbus Day Sales on Menswear, Watches, and Sneakers to Shop Right Now Refresh your wardrobe on the cheap thanks to Columbus Day sales. Here's what to buy from our favorite sales, from outerwear and boots to suits....
22:32, 2019-10-10

L.L.Bean is running a Columbus Day sale and everything is 20% off — here are 15 standout deals To mark the long holiday weekend for Columbus Day, many stores are offering sales. As such, L.L.Bean is offering 20% off clothing, outerwear, and foo...
23:04, 2019-10-11

Columbus Day Sales: 16 Ridiculous Menswear Deals to Shop Right Now Your long weekend just got wavier. Here are our favorite Columbus day sales and clothing deals from across the world wide web....
19:40, 2019-10-11

Columbus Day Parade 2019: NYC route and street closures The 75th annual NYC Columbus Day Parade promises to be the largest celebration of Italian-American culture in the world. But it’ll also bring t...
15:16, 2019-10-14

Atlanta acquires midfielder Justin Meram from Columbus ATLANTA (AP) — Defending Major League Soccer champion Atlanta has acquired depth by obtaining midfielder Justin Meram from Columbus for $100,000 in g...
00:12, 2019-05-08

More states choosing to honor indigenous people instead of Columbus ALBUQUERQUE, NM — A handful of states are celebrating their first Indigenous Peoples Day on Monday as part of a trend to move away from a day honorin...
21:16, 2019-10-14

Warren, Working Families Party want to scrub Columbus Day The Working Families Party on Monday called on supporters to back changing Columbus Day to Indigenous People’s Day — just hours after the 2020 Democr...
02:16, 2019-10-15

Where 4-Year Schools Find a Pool of Applicants: 2-Year Schools Colleges, including elite schools, are making it easier to transfer from community colleges, seeing a valuable source of highly motivated students....
11:24, 2019-10-10

Best Columbus Day Sales 2019: Discover Deals From Amazon, Gilt & More We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items...
12:20, 2019-10-09

Bill de Blasio booed, called ‘Big Bird’ during Columbus Day Parade Bill de Blasio was mercilessly booed as the “worst mayor ever” and called “Big Bird” as he walked in Monday’s annual Co...
21:16, 2019-10-14

Mother Cabrini float added to Columbus Day Parade in jab at de Blasio The Diocese of Brooklyn is adding a float featuring Mother Cabrini to the Columbus Day Parade — a jab at Mayor Bill de Blasio and first lady Ch...
01:40, 2019-10-10

Christopher Columbus Kraft, NASA’s legendary flight director, has died Chris Kraft, left, and Robert Gilruth monitor the launch of Apollo 5 in 1968. [credit: NASA ...
00:48, 2019-07-23

Cops descend on Columbus Circle food carts over ‘rent-a-vet’ scheme NYC Parks Department enforcement officers were out in full force on Sunday afternoon to check the licences of food carts supposed to be run by vetera...
01:12, 2019-09-30

Stunningly well preserved 500-year-old Columbus-era shipwreck revealed: 'It’s almost like it sank yesterday' Maritime archaeologists have used underwater drone technology to reveal the remains of an incredibly well-preserved 500-year-old shipwreck in the Bal...
16:12, 2019-07-23

Amazon’s Treasure Truck expands to Charlotte, Cincinnati, Columbus, and Las Vegas Amazon announced that Treasure Truck, its discounted daily deal service, is expanding to Charlotte, Cincinnati, Columbus, and Las Vegas.Read More...
16:24, 2019-08-07

Best Columbus Day Sales 2019: Discover Deals From Yankee Candle, Amazon & More We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items...
23:48, 2019-10-10

Mystery as Spanish treasure from '200 years BEFORE Columbus landed in America' found in US SPANISH treasure dated from 200-years before Christopher Columbus landed in America has been uncovered in the US leaving archaeologists baffled....
10:32, 2019-05-09

Body found in Columbus Circle manhole had been there two weeks, chewed up by rats An apparently drunken man stumbled into an open manhole near Columbus Circle — and he was found two weeks later on Tuesday so badly decomposed ...
00:32, 2019-10-16

Boston Bruins put away Columbus Blue Jackets to advance to conference final Tuukka Rask made 39 saves and recorded his sixth career playoff shutout as the Boston Bruins beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 3-0 Monday night....
05:56, 2019-05-07

Columbus Day Sales 2019: Deals on Mattresses, Furniture, and Kitchenware Worth Considering This Weekend Several of our favorite mattress, bedding, furniture, and kitchen retailers are having big sales this Columbus Day weekend....
23:28, 2019-10-10

REI's Columbus Day sale is running all weekend — save up to 50% on gear from The North Face, Patagonia, and more Now through October 14, you can save up to 50% during REI's Fall End-of-Season Clearance event. You can shop sizable deals on men's and women's cloth...
23:40, 2019-10-11

Best Columbus Day Sales 2019: Discover Deals From Yankee Candle, Amazon, Gilt & More We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items...
19:56, 2019-10-10

Teaching Palestinians to talk about sex Safa Tamish teaches Palestinians to talk about sex, a topic often seen as taboo in the Arab world....
02:48, 2019-07-09

Teaching Hotels: Why You Might Want to Stay In One At teaching hotels, including Cornell University’s Statler, you don’t just get top-of-the-class service, you’re part of the lesson plan. Plus: Hotel ...
22:28, 2019-09-11

The Next Big Privacy Hurdle? Teaching AI to Forget Opinion: The inability to forget doesn’t only impact personal privacy—it could also lead to real problems for our global security....
14:24, 2019-06-12

Jets’ Sam Darnold already teaching the next generation The players sharing the field with Sam Darnold on Saturday morning were closer to his age than Tom Brady’s. It wasn’t all that long ago Darnold was i...
05:16, 2019-06-09

School LGBT teaching row: Gay, Muslim and Parkfield They say books aimed at teaching kids about characteristics protected in the Equality Act – stories some parents have protested – would have helped t...
10:42, 2019-04-09

Reese Witherspoon's Son Teaching Her to TikTok Will Make You LOL TikTok: What, like it's hard?! Reese Witherspoon is already the queen of Instagram. Now, she's ready to take over TikTok! The Big Little Lies star go...
20:36, 2019-09-30

Dodgeball is not oppressing our children, it is teaching them life Dodgeball is about becoming an adult, it's good exercise, and it teaches our kids how to be tough. Calling it oppression reflects America's...
18:20, 2019-06-10

The hardest thing about robots? Teaching them to cope with us Humans are spectacularly weird and unpredictable. Computer scientist Anca Dragan is working on helpful robots that understand how we get things wrong...
14:00, 2019-08-13

She Learned From Katherine Dunham. At 93, She’s Teaching Her Technique. Othella Dallas’s babysitter was W.C. Handy. Her mentor was Dunham, a foundational figure in modern dance who heavily influenced Alvin Ailey....
19:00, 2019-04-30

Gillette ad shows man teaching transgender son how to shave A new Gillette ad released last week Thursday features a transgender man shaving for the first time. Samson Bonkeabantu Brown, a Toronto-based artist...
16:24, 2019-05-27

France: Brigitte Macron to go back to teaching The French first lady is set to teach at a school for adult students in a tough Paris neighborhood. She previously gave up her job as a literature te...
19:32, 2019-09-16

The charity keeping children off the streets by teaching them to ski A charity which teaches inner city youngsters from deprived communities how to ski is aiming to recruit a record number of teenagers onto this year's...
09:52, 2019-06-15

3 Sisters retire with combined 117 Years of teaching (WCSH) Three sisters, who all work as teachers in the state of Maine, have decided to retire at the same time. Cecile LaPlante, Theresa LaPlante and ...
21:12, 2019-06-21

Teaching machines to write better adverts than humans AI-powered advertising copywriters are coming, but can they be taught to be as inventive as humans?...
01:56, 2019-05-21

College students think they learn less with an effective teaching method Enlarge (credit: US Dept. of Education) One of the things that's amenable to scientific study is how we communicate information about science. Scie...
19:00, 2019-09-04

I never want my 4-year-old son to go into debt like I did, so I'm teaching him 3 money-management lessons Hero Images/Getty Images My parents did the best they could to teach me about money, but I still ended up with some debt. I have a 4-year-old son no...
07:48, 2019-08-14

Undying is a haunting game about a mother teaching her son to survive Developer Vanimals is one of the developers that made up the onslaught of indies in the Kinda Funny Games Showcase leading into E3. The company revea...
02:20, 2019-06-11

LGBT teaching row: Government 'too slow' to tackle protests Sara Khan, hired by the government to tackle extremism, says teachers should have had more support....
09:20, 2019-07-15

Pregnant mom saves drowning boy while teaching toddler to float Stephanie Swedberg, who is 33-weeks pregnant, said she was in the water at Crystal Beach Park with one of her boys when she saw a fully dressed mothe...
20:28, 2019-07-23

Gillette Ad Shows Father Teaching His Transgender Son To Shave Gillette's new ad campaign captures a pivotal life moment - a father teaching his son to shave - and a cultural milestone....
04:24, 2019-05-29

In an era of never-ending stories, ‘Avengers: Endgame’ is teaching us how to say goodbye For a generation raised on cinema as One Big Movie, ‘Endgame’ offers a valuable lesson in closure....
20:52, 2019-04-25

Teaching guidance on LGBT relationships too unclear, say heads Head teachers demand better support for schools facing protests over lessons on same-sex marriage....
19:48, 2019-05-04

An Underrated Mother’s Day Gift: Teaching Your Mom or Grandma to Text I know well that the top requirement for being a good grandson, as any good Jewish boy will tell you, is to call early and often. And yet I screw up....
12:20, 2019-05-12

Education leaders to discuss the future of the teaching profession Giffords makes direct appeal to McConnell on boosting background checks — 'Lunch shaming' gets attention in Congress...
17:04, 2019-06-20

LGBT teaching row: DfE 'pressured school' to halt lessons The Department for Education wanted protests out of the media, a school's chief executive says....
12:32, 2019-07-26

For Catherine Drennan, teaching and research are complementary passions Catherine Drennan says nothing in her job thrills her more than the process of discovery. But Drennan, a professor of biology and chemistry, is not r...
07:04, 2019-06-26

Can Kids Be Kids? 8-Year-Old Michigan Girl Banned From Picture Day for Her Colorful Braided Bun The last time we checked, people all over the world wear their hair in myriad styles—straight, curly, short, long, colored, braided, dreadlocked, etc...
19:36, 2019-10-10

Latest Biden blunder: ‘Poor kids’ are just as bright as ‘white kids’ Gaffe-prone presidential hopeful Joe Biden put his foot in his mouth during an Iowa campaign stop on Thursday when he told a group of predominately A...
06:52, 2019-08-09

Sandy Hook mom teaching skills to create a safer classroom TUCSON – The mother of a child who was killed during the Sandy Hook Massacre was in Tucson on Thursday, September 19. Scarlett Lewis spoke abou...
08:12, 2019-09-20

‘Teaching moments:’ Yankees trying to stay positive with Clint Frazier DETROIT — Clint Frazier was set to be back in left field before Wednesday’s rainout despite a pair of bad throws — and decisions — in Tuesday’s loss ...
15:32, 2019-09-12

Teaching poetry at a correctional facility through the lens of parenting a teen son Teaching these young men, I realize I can get through to them in the same way I do with my sons....
17:04, 2019-09-20

LGBT teaching row: Ministers accused of 'radio silence' over protests Dame Louise Casey says the government has put protests in Birmingham in the "all-too-difficult box"....
07:48, 2019-09-20

England region plans world-first for climate change teaching North of Tyne aims to have UN-accredited climate change teacher in every state schoolA region of northern England plans to become the first place in ...
22:20, 2019-07-30

Clint Frazier ‘teaching moments’ not discouraging Aaron Boone DETROIT — Clint Frazier was set to be back in left field before Wednesday’s rainout despite a pair of bad throws — and decisions — in Tuesday’s loss ...
09:57, 2019-09-12

Teen Vogue slammed for column teaching minors how to get abortions Parents are blasting Teen Vogue for a recent “sexual health and identity” column that instructs a pregnant minor on how to end a pregnanc...
23:32, 2019-06-14

Trump supporter fired from teaching job over racy photoshoot with guns A Trump supporter who posed semi-nude with American flags and guns claims she was fired from her job as a private school teacher over her political b...
14:40, 2019-06-20

Report disputes Elizabeth Warren’s claim she was let go from teaching job over pregnancy Before her transition into politics, Democratic presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren was reportedly given the green light by a New Jersey education ...
05:08, 2019-10-08

Lindsay Birbeck: Boy, 16, charged with murder of teaching assistant in Lancashire A 16-year-old boy has been charged with the murder of 47-year-old teaching assistant and mother-of-two Lindsay Birbeck, say Lancashire Police....
18:44, 2019-08-31

Teaching artificial intelligence to connect senses like vision and touch In Canadian author Margaret Atwood’s book "Blind Assassins," she says that “touch comes before sight, before speech. It’s the first language and the ...
06:32, 2019-06-17

“Troll Factory” turns disinformation campaigns into teaching game Enlarge / You, too, can become a Director of Disorder. (credit: Yle) Half of the battle against disinformation campaigns is educating people about ho...
16:56, 2019-10-11

Professor McConaughey: Actor joins teaching staff at his old university Matthew McConaughey is adding another string to his bow, by joining his old university as a professor....
06:40, 2019-08-29

Kids aren't growing up: Shocking new poll says parents are killing kids' life skills The college admissions scandal can be linked with a pattern of over-parenting, The New York Times/Morning Consult poll shows.     ...
18:04, 2019-09-24

Biden says ‘poor kids are just as bright and just as talented as white kids’ Former vice president and Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden arrives to walk in the Independence Fourth of July parade, Thursday, July 4, 20...
18:20, 2019-08-09

Biden criticized after saying: 'Poor kids are as bright as white kids' Former vice-president’s remarks prompt criticism from left and right amid Democrat’s history of gaffesJoe Biden, the frontrunner for the Democratic n...
00:56, 2019-08-10

Woman’s 2-year-old son wears dress to her wedding: ‘Let kids be kids’ 'Don't quash who they are on the inside, or pigeonhole them for acceptance,' mom Joanna Minuzzo said....
18:00, 2019-09-03

Eva Mendes and Ryan Gosling Are Running Into Trouble Teaching Their Daughters Spanish Kids say the darndest things, don't they?! While on The Talk on Monday morning, the extremely private Eva Mendes opened up about her long-time love ...
23:20, 2019-05-20

Corrections officer killed in road-rage shooting while teaching son to drive A sergeant with the Milwaukee Department of Corrections was killed in a road-rage shooting in front of her teenage son — whom she was teaching ...
17:48, 2019-09-05

Lindsay Birbeck: Teenager arrested on suspicion of murdering teaching assistant A teenager has been arrested on suspicion of murdering a teaching assistant who was found dead in a Lancashire cemetery....
00:56, 2019-08-28

LGBT teaching row: Government issues advice on handling school protests The leaked document advises councils on handling disruption over the teaching of LGBT relationships....
08:00, 2019-10-09

A mother’s fight to get an ex-CUNY prof barred from teaching after affair with daughter A New York woman is trying to ban from all classrooms the professor who left her daughter, who commit suicide in 2017, heartbroken and distraught....
00:24, 2019-08-11

Cressida Cowell: ‘Books are better than films at teaching children creativity and intelligence' The new children’s laureate and How to Train Your Dragon author talks about how to get kids reading and why we need the space to make mistakesThere i...
15:08, 2019-07-12

Karen Pence said her daughter-in-law is teaching her how to divvy up housework with the vice president AP Photo/Alex Brandon Second Lady Karen Pence opened up about her marriage, as well as her son's, while speaking about being an advocate for militar...
22:08, 2019-05-13

CBOE Will Observe Two Minutes of Silence on Veteran's Day; Interest Rate Products Will Not Trade on Veteran's Day; Regular Trading Hours for All Other CBOE, CBSX and CFE Products Chicago, November 6, 2009 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today announced it will observe two minutes of silence, from 8:15 a.m. to 8:17 ...
16:12, 2019-05-01

Carolyn Hax: He didn’t want kids. We broke up. Now he has kids. What the heck? People are different. People change. People are different with different people. It’s okay....
07:04, 2019-06-12

Unable to make ends meet on teaching salaries, some educators are becoming sugar babies SeekingArrangement An increasing number of educators are turning to the dating website Seeking Arrangement to help supplement their income. As sugar ...
23:28, 2019-10-01

Your Money Adviser: As College Debt Rises, So Does Interest in Teaching Financial Literacy Just 17 states require high school students to complete a personal finance course. But more states may soon join them....
20:16, 2019-04-26

Failed Politician Paul Ryan Accepts Job Teaching College Students About Politics Paul Ryan, a failed politician who enacted a historically unpopular tax bill, will join the Notre Dame faculty as a political science lecturer....
22:04, 2019-04-16

Teaching parents how social media plays a role in their children’s mental health TUCSON – A behavioral health activist is encouraging kids to get off their phones in order to help their brains. Watch below to hear more about...
08:04, 2019-08-13

In a world moving at breakneck speed, growing indoor plants is teaching me patience | Mel Campbell Everything I’ve read suggests apple tree cuttings don’t take well. But neither does the insecurity of inner-city rentingTwo Shepard avocado seeds bal...
04:04, 2019-06-19

US Open winner Gary Woodland testament to teaching of Pete Cowen | Ewan Murray Yorkshireman has coached most of the world’s top golfers at one time but maintains ‘it’s about the players’Sitting in a quiet corner of an airport lo...
00:28, 2019-06-18

Parents vape around kids, even kids with asthma (Reuters Health) - American adults are more likely to use e-cigarettes when they have children at home, especially when kids have asthma, a U.S. stud...
21:52, 2019-05-06

Lindsay Birbeck: Police release CCTV of suspect linked to missing teaching assistant's death Police probing the killing of a teaching assistant have released footage of a man pulling a wheelie bin they have identified as a suspect in their in...
20:08, 2019-08-27

Joe Biden says 'poor kids are just as bright and talented as white kids' in latest campaign trail blunder Joe Biden has sparked outrage after telling a campaign rally that "poor kids are just as bright and just as talented as white kids"....
10:56, 2019-08-09

Kids aren't growing up: Shocking new poll says parents are killing kids' life skills The college admissions scandal can be linked with a pattern of over-parenting, The New York Times/Morning Consult poll shows.    ...
10:41, 2019-04-09

A hostage negotiator is teaching classes on how to avoid death in a mass shooting. Here’s the life-saving advice he gives churchgoers and doomsday preppers. Scott Olson/Getty Images Mass shootings are becoming more deadly across the US. They're so worrisome that veteran kidnapping expert and hostage negot...
16:52, 2019-10-14

CBOE Interest Rate Options Products Closed on Columbus Day; Regular Trading Hours for All Other CBOE, CBSX and CFE Products Chicago, October 8, 2009 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today announced that options on its 30-Year Treasury Bond (TYX), 5-Year Treasury...
16:12, 2019-05-01

Dealership Employee Caught on Dashcam Teaching Other Employee How to Drive Stick on Customer Car Karol Zwolinski wasn’t thrilled when he got the recall notice that his Ford Focus RS needed to have its head gasket replaced, but at least Ford was ...
02:28, 2019-05-07

Lindsay Birbeck: Missing teaching assistant found dead in cemetery was 'strangled', detectives say A teaching assistant whose body was found in a Lancashire cemetery was strangled, detectives have confirmed....
18:24, 2019-08-27

Just like last week, this week I (Tim Rogers) am teaching Jason Schreier (and you!) Just like last week, this week I (Tim Rogers) am teaching Jason Schreier (and you!) Japanese over on our Twitch channel. My teaching method involves ...
20:00, 2019-08-22

Best summer flicks you’ve probably never seen, from 'Columbus' to 'Metropolitan' To determine the best summer flicks you’ve never seen, 24/7 Tempo created an index based on each film’s Rotten Tomatoes average critic ra...
17:44, 2019-07-25

Two students go missing from city schools Two students went missing from city schools Friday morning, police said. Junior Parker, 21, who suffers from autism, slipped out of the Stuyvesant HS...
04:40, 2019-05-25

Desegregation remains an issue in many US schools CLEVELAND, Miss. — This small Mississippi Delta town serves as a reminder that fierce debates over the integration of black and white students are no...
23:32, 2019-07-11

DOE job ad sought ‘teachers of color’ for NYC schools The racially targeted post on the Indeed.com job site said Lower Manhattan's Community School District 1 was seeking "teachers of color for the 2019-...
12:20, 2019-06-04

Schools rethink vaping discipline HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Officials at schools across the United States have begun rethinking their approach to teen vaping, as statistics show a ...
00:24, 2019-05-27

Trump DOJ wants role in lawsuit over pay at 2 NC med schools RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A federal lawsuit in North Carolina accusing neighboring research universities of conspiring to depress wages for medical profes...
19:28, 2019-05-20

Unregistered schools given council funding Ofsted voices safety fears over children taught in unregulated settings, often in "appalling" conditions....
03:12, 2019-04-12

Just 15% of new schools fitted with fire sprinklers The Fire Brigades Union accuses the government of "utter complacency" over fire safety in schools....
01:52, 2019-04-14

Changing gender is easier than ever in NYC schools City kids can now change their gender status on school records without any legal documentation — and play for the sports teams of their prefere...
02:12, 2019-06-29

The 50 most expensive top boarding schools in America John Greim/LightRocket/Getty Images Parents of children enrolled in boarding schools may pay thousands of dollars each year in tuition and boarding c...
22:12, 2019-10-10

High Schools Need to Get Over It and Embrace Esports Opinion: Rather than bucking the trend, politicians and educators should help students avoid gaming addiction and build healthy, productive team play...
15:24, 2019-10-10

Charter CEO: Have schools refocus on achievement This is part of what the CEO of the city charter school network Public Prep, Ian Rowe, told a panel of educators, including Schools Chancellor Richar...
06:16, 2019-10-09

Arizona schools to get $20 million for more counselors On Monday, the Arizona Board of Education officially adopted a timeline and criteria for grant money for more school counselors. The American School...
02:48, 2019-08-31

Desegregating N.Y. Schools Was His Top Priority. What Happened? Entrenched inequality, attacks by conservatives, student protests: Richard A. Carranza’s first year as schools chancellor....
11:36, 2019-08-23

What are medical schools’ policies on pharma interaction? Medical schools across Canada have their own policies on pharma donations and industry interaction. Here's what they are....
12:20, 2019-08-12

Five TUSD schools to remain closed Wednesday TUCSON – Five Tucson Unified School District schools will remain closed on Wednesday. The closure comes after an issue with a waterline on the ...
14:36, 2019-09-04

Ofsted inspections for top-rated schools to be reinstated The reintroduction of inspections for "outstanding" schools follows concerns about falling standards....
02:28, 2019-09-01

NYC schools were most ‘violent and disruptive’ in state last year New York City schools had the most “violent and disruptive incidents” in the state last year — accounting for more than half, with incidents includin...
04:52, 2019-08-14

Bullying in NYC schools hit unprecedented levels last year As city schools have gone soft on discipline, students are tormenting each other more than ever — both in person and online, according to a Post anal...
05:00, 2019-05-10

Three Irish schools to become first to abandon Catholic ethos Primary school in Roscommon and two in Kerry to reopen as multi-denominationalThree schools in Ireland will make history this week by becoming the fi...
19:28, 2019-08-27

Little Rock leaders fear schools are about to re-segregate LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — A plan to only grant Little Rock partial control of its schools is stoking fears that the district may return to a racially segre...
21:36, 2019-09-26

Austria approves headscarf ban in primary schools Law refers to ‘ideologically or religiously influenced clothing’ but Sikh and Jewish headwear not affected Austrian MPs on Wednesday approved a law a...
03:08, 2019-05-16

Celebrities call for more creative education in schools Stars from the arts world urge the government to make creative education accessible to young people....
18:16, 2019-08-15

Rash of ransomware continues with 13 new victims—most of them schools Enlarge (credit: PhotoAlto / Frederic Cirou / Getty Images) As investigations into a massive, coordinated ransomware attack against local governme...
18:16, 2019-08-30

Schools should have one meat-free day a week, says charity Soil Association calls for pupils in England to get ‘healthier and more climate-friendly’ mealsAll state schools in England should offer pupils a com...
07:24, 2019-05-17

Cyber-bullying 'worst in England schools' International study suggests England's schools have the highest levels of bullying on social media....
17:36, 2019-06-19

The truth behind the physical discipline Albuquerque schools say they don’t use An investigation has found that restraint – meant for extreme circumstances – is widely used to manage special education studentsThis story is publis...
09:04, 2019-10-09

Brexit 'hitting foreign languages in schools' The British Council says some parents now see European languages as less useful because of Brexit....
02:12, 2019-07-03

WCAT to be wound up after schools lost £2m in collapse Schools lost £2m when Wakefield City Academies Trust collapsed at the start of a new term....
14:36, 2019-09-23

The Londoner: Pullman: schools have lost the plot Phillip Pullman on the education system | Frieze London party time | Jess Phillips lays into London curry | Richard Dawkins confused on referendums |...
12:24, 2019-10-03

Taking the Future of Manufacturing into High Schools A number of secondary schools around the world offer robotics programs to prepare students for industries being transformed by automation....
06:40, 2019-06-07

Students found safe after disappearing from NYC schools Both students who disappeared Friday from their respective New York City schools have been found safe, police said Saturday. Junior Parker, the 21-ye...
21:28, 2019-05-25

Charter schools charged with stealing $50M from California SAN DIEGO (AP) — A network of charter schools in California is accused of stealing more than $50 million from the state by creating phantom instituti...
00:00, 2019-05-30

Ofsted: 1,010 'outstanding' schools not inspected for a decade Routine inspections will re-start for top-rated schools amid concerns some no longer meet standards....
09:40, 2019-10-02

Schools reckon with social stress: ‘I’m on my phone so much’ BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Teachers say they’re seeing so much student anxiety that a national union newsletter labels it a “mental health tsun...
09:24, 2019-06-07

Malta schools ask what's a better uniform — ties or tracksuits Children in Malta are obliged to wear school uniforms, a tradition that many European countries abandoned long ago. State schools may finally ditch t...
15:28, 2019-05-29

6 SEC schools among 16 regional hosts for NCAA Tournament OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Six Southeastern Conference schools are among the 16 regional hosts for the NCAA baseball tournament, with LSU playing at home in ...
03:28, 2019-05-27

Why Some of the Country’s Best Urban Schools Are Facing a Reckoning Amid a growing backlash against charter schools, leaders within the movement are acknowledging that some criticism of their schools is warranted....
21:00, 2019-07-05

If English women’s football is to catch the USA’s, schools will be key There is a gulf in funding for girls’ and women’s football between the two countries but the FA plans to narrow it“The last Fifa World Cup was a rema...
21:24, 2019-07-04

Top of the class: why Finland's schools are the envy of the world With no Ofsted-style inspections, uniforms or league tables, the country’s education system is now one of its most celebrated exportsIt’s early after...
13:48, 2019-09-27

In Afghanistan, attacks against schools have tripled in one year The UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) said on Monday that much greater protection for educational facilities was needed across Afghanistan where attacks ag...
22:52, 2019-05-28

Busing Worked in Louisville. So Why Are Its Schools Becoming More Segregated? Some desegregation plans faltered in the face of white resistance. Louisville’s plan has proved remarkably resilient, surviving riots and court rulin...
10:32, 2019-07-28

MPs call for dedicated police in violent schools The Home Affairs Committee says the government's violence strategy is "completely inadequate"....
05:48, 2019-07-31

MPs call for dedicated police for violent schools The Home Affairs Committee says the government's violence strategy is "completely inadequate"....
06:28, 2019-07-31

Hip-hop schools and graffiti art saved Medellin. Can they do the same for Paris? Urban planner Daniel Carvalho says embracing youth culture can transform France’s poorest suburbsIn the hilly streets of Medellín’s Comuna 13, once r...
16:36, 2019-05-18

New law prevents New York schools from arming teachers NEW YORK (WNBC) – A new law in New York will prevent local school districts from authorizing teachers from carrying firearms on school grounds....
18:24, 2019-08-01

New York City schools want to ban chocolate milk Holy cow! The city Department of Education wants to ban chocolate milk from schools as part of a health bid. Citing health concerns including sugar c...
23:36, 2019-09-15

Compulsory CPR lessons rejected for schools in Wales A charity says it would improve the odds of survival for people who have cardiac arrests outside hospitals....
18:44, 2019-04-29

YouTube in schools: A digital revolution in the classroom Teachers and parents might not have noticed, but students don't only use YouTube for fun. According to a new study, about half of them watch videos t...
17:40, 2019-06-04

New law allows Illinois schools to teach hunting classes "Students who are exposed to lessons in hunting safety have a greater chance of respecting firearms and using them properly for the rest of their liv...
17:44, 2019-08-01

Voters Near Baton Rouge Want Better Schools. First, They Need a New City. A group has tried unsuccessfully for years to create a new school district in East Baton Rouge Parish. This time, they want to establish a city of th...
03:12, 2019-10-12

Vote on Los Angeles schools tax hike today Trump administration rollback of school lunch rules to face scrutiny on the Hill — House Democrats to probe Education Department on disaster response...
16:04, 2019-06-04

Watchdog: Schools underreporting use of restraint, seclusion A federal watchdog agency says public schools have significantly underreported their use of restraint and seclusion to control students’ behavi...
00:32, 2019-06-19

Teen vaping 'crisis' hits schools California civil rights groups defend charter schools — Leaders in anti-affirmative action movement praise Trump administration official...
16:24, 2019-05-21

Arizona’s rural schools lose thousands of students PHOENIX (AP) – Schools in 10 of Arizona’s 15 counties have together lost more than 10,000 students in the past decade. Meanwhile, the Ari...
00:28, 2019-06-17

137 children aged 10 and 11 caught with knives in London schools More than 130 children aged 10 and 11 have been caught with knives or used them to commit violence in London schools in the past four years, the Stan...
13:08, 2019-06-10

Czech police take steps to protect schools from threat PRAGUE (AP) — Czech police say they have been taking steps to protect unspecified schools after receiving reports of a threat that they might be atta...
18:08, 2019-06-10

City schools not prepared for mass shootings: report City schools are not adequately prepared for the next Adam Lanza, according to a hair-raising new report by state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli that fo...
22:32, 2019-06-13

Arizona’s rural schools squeezed by declining enrollment PHOENIX (AP) — Schools in 10 of Arizona’s 15 counties have together lost more than 10,000 students in the past decade. Meanwhile, the Arizona R...
17:48, 2019-06-16

NYPD won’t arrest students for low-level offenses in schools Police will stop arresting or summonsing Big Apple students “whenever possible” for a host of crimes — such as boozing, smoking pot and vandalism — i...
19:48, 2019-06-20

$9M grant will target mental health in Kentucky schools FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Three Kentucky school districts are sharing a $9 million federal grant aimed at increasing awareness of mental health issues. T...
11:44, 2019-05-10

2 Long Island schools on lockdown after reports of gunfire A Long Island high school and middle school were locked down Tuesday morning after reports of gunfire, officials said. The shots were reported just a...
18:00, 2019-08-27

Jessica Hynes campaigns in Liskeard for drama in schools Jessica Hynes believes drama can help young people communicate and improve mental wellbeing....
10:36, 2019-05-30

Judge Real, who desegregated California schools, dies at 95 LOS ANGELES (AP) — U.S. District Judge Manuel Real, who desegregated schools in Southern California, has died. He was 95. The court’s Central D...
01:44, 2019-07-01

UN agency: Attacks on schools in Afghanistan tripled in 2018 KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The United Nations children’s agency says attacks on schools in Afghanistan tripled in 2018, compared to the year bef...
08:56, 2019-05-28

Attacks on Afghan schools nearly triple, warns UNICEF A sharp rise in attacks on schools in Afghanistan is preventing a generation of children from getting an education, UNICEF reports. Threats from the ...
06:40, 2019-05-28

Cops confiscated over 1,600 knives from schools, a five-year high A total of 1,677 knives — nearly one for every city school — were found on students during the past academic year, the numbers show....
03:16, 2019-08-13

'Senseless': attacks on schools soar in Afghanistan – report Unicef research shows more than 1,000 schools were closed by the end of last year due to ongoing conflictAttacks on schools in Afghanistan tripled be...
14:44, 2019-05-28

Baltimore schools’ mission: Help students cope with trauma BALTIMORE — When she transferred to a new K-8 school two years ago, Tinazsha Johnson was in deep distress. The Baltimore sixth grader was crushed by ...
21:20, 2019-07-31

Robots Take a Turn Leading Autism Therapy in Schools New tech teaching emotional and communication skills shows early signs of connecting with children with autism spectrum disorder....
04:52, 2019-05-21

Austria bans Muslim headscarf in primary schools Austria has passed a law intended to ban Muslim girls from wearing a headscarf in primary schools. The Jewish yarmulke and Sikh patka are not include...
05:28, 2019-05-16

Schools turn to technology to reduce toll during shootings LOS ANGELES (AP) — Efforts to combat school shootings are shifting toward software and other technology to reduce the number of victims. Security exp...
08:24, 2019-05-16

DOE to roll out contentious admission test to more schools across city For the first time, the Specialized High School Admission Test, SHSAT, will be offered at 55 locations across the city. In the past, the test for ent...
23:36, 2019-08-03

Coatbridge schools at centre of health scares 'are safe' A review finds that there is no link between Buchanan and St Ambrose high schools in Coatbridge and ill health....
16:36, 2019-08-09

‘Phenomenal’ nine medals for England at European Schools championships The future is bright for England boxing in this week's Amateur Scene The post ‘Phenomenal’ nine medals for England at European Schools ch...
11:20, 2019-08-13

Anxiety and hope over church schools reopening after attacks COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Catholic officials and parents in Sri Lanka are hopeful that church-run schools will begin to reopen soon for the first tim...
06:04, 2019-05-15

WannaCry? Hundreds of US schools still haven’t patched servers Enlarge / School IT is old school. And still vulnerable to EternalBlue. (credit: PhotoAlto / Frederic Cirou / Getty Images) If you're wondering wh...
00:16, 2019-05-22

Living in Bow: area guide to homes, schools and transport Canary Wharf commuters and their families love this Zone 2 spot where vibrant tradition meets the new face of the East End​....
08:00, 2019-05-24

Ex-Arizona schools considered for temporary migrant lodging Arizona school district officials are considering former school buildings to house migrant families. The Phoenix Elementary School District approved ...
04:28, 2019-07-13

Packed lunches not a right in Italian schools, court rules Italy's top court rules the right to eat packed lunches on school grounds is not "unconditional"....
18:24, 2019-08-01

NYC schools could save billions by using existing facilities: report New York City’s public school system could save $2.4 billion and alleviate overcrowding if education officials think outside the box instead of...
04:08, 2019-07-11

NYC schools investigator alleges he was denied promotion because of race Thomas Chin claims in his Manhattan federal suit that his bosses at the Special Commissioner of Investigation’s Office routinely passed him over, des...
05:20, 2019-07-14

Gigi Hadid Schools In The Art Of Sporty Summer Beauty The supermodel turned heads on New York City streets thanks to her sport-inspired take on summer beauty...
18:00, 2019-08-14

N4T School Supply Drive: Amphitheater Public Schools TUCSON- News 4 Tucson continued its 3rd annual News 4 Tucson School Supply Drive Tuesday at Amphitheater Unified School District’s La Cima Midd...
05:08, 2019-07-24

In vaping response, schools mull treatment with discipline HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A glimpse of student athletes in peak physical condition vaping just moments after a competing in a football game led Stamford...
15:32, 2019-05-26

Floyd County Schools Have “Astronomical” Withdrawal Stats FLOYD COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)- Earlier this week, a scathing report was released by the department of education saying that Betsy Layne Elementary in Fl...
21:40, 2019-05-17

Five Tucson Unified Schools remain closed until Thursday TUCSON – Five Tucson Unified Schools will remain closed on Wednesday, September 4, 2019, due to no water. The closure is due to an issue with a...
04:36, 2019-09-04

Nursing shortage in NYC schools has reached ‘crisis level’ A shortage of nurses in New York City schools has reached “crisis level” as dozens of buildings each day — some with multiple diabetic students...
01:44, 2019-10-13

Syrian Kurds reshape region with books and schools When Eyub Mohamad was a boy, security forces beat his father into paralysis. His offence was typing leaflets in Kurdish, banned under Syria’s ruling ...
21:20, 2019-05-06

LGBT lessons: Schools told they can choose what to teach But heads should consult parents and lessons should be "age appropriate", the education secretary says....
21:04, 2019-04-11

German schools evacuated after WWI chemical weapon find Two schools near Berlin had to be cleared after toxins were found on a nearby building site. Further investigation revealed the substances were in fa...
22:00, 2019-09-16

Food banks increasing in schools for pupils' families Governors report that more schools are setting up food banks to help feed pupils and their families....
05:44, 2019-09-03

California signs new law that bans high schools from starting before 8:30 a.m. LOS ANGELES (NBC NEWS) – California high schools will soon be barred from beginning class before 8:30 a.m., under first-in-the-nation legislati...
05:28, 2019-10-15

Azores shuts roads, schools as hurricane approaches As winds started to blow, authorities closed numerous streets and roads in Portugal's Azores islands in preparation for Hurricane Lorenzo, which is e...
05:44, 2019-10-02

NY public schools have lowest enrollment in decades: study Where have all the kids gone? The number of students enrolled in New York state public schools is the lowest recorded in 30 years, a new Empire Cente...
20:48, 2019-09-03

Silicon Valley Came to Kansas Schools. That Started a Rebellion. Public schools in Kansas rolled out a web-based learning platform backed by Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg. Now students have staged walkouts and sit-ins...
09:44, 2019-04-21

Rugby to continue in Nova Scotia high schools The confusion around the future of rugby in Nova Scotia high schools came to an end on Tuesday....
19:28, 2019-05-07

Indonesia shuts some schools as haze again clouds the skies Indonesia warned its citizens of more choking smoke from forest fires on Tuesday as several provinces closed schools due to worsening air quality....
10:04, 2019-10-15

Half of parents 'want mobile phones banned in schools' A new survey suggests that 49% of parents think the devices should be banned outright in UK schools....
01:44, 2019-08-30

We Have No Idea How Many High Schools Are Failing Title IX Athletics No one is keeping tabs on the high schools. Title IX, passed in 1972, guarantees that all institutions that receive federal funding must provide equa...
16:12, 2019-09-09

NYC measles outbreak: First vaccination fines, 4 more schools shut down New York City’s Board of Health is issuing civil summonses for three people who didn’t comply with the mandatory measles vaccination order....
23:00, 2019-04-18

Sri Lankan church schools to reopen after Easter bombings COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lankan Catholic officials say church-run schools that have been closed since Easter Sunday bomb attacks are expected to...
13:24, 2019-05-09

Schools face backlash for not reporting threats to parents RALEIGH, N.C. — When officials at a Catholic high school in South Carolina learned that a 16-year-old student made videos of himself firing a gun and...
20:04, 2019-09-09

China to curb facial recognition and apps in schools It comes after a number of schools adopted technology to monitor class behaviour and attendance....
14:32, 2019-09-06

Heads could take industrial action over schools cash crisis School leaders back a motion which could lead to industrial action over funding pressures....
13:48, 2019-05-05

Teacher, personnel unrest ripples through Chicago schools College Board: Average SAT scores declined — Parkland family members to testify at school security hearing...
16:08, 2019-09-24

The radical plan to redistrict New York City schools Every school in the city should be engineered to match the exact racial mix of the city, and there should be no sorting by academic ability, an educa...
15:12, 2019-08-28

DOE slacking on Jewish, Muslim dietary options at schools: councilman A free-lunch pilot program for Jewish and Muslim city school kids with religious dietary restrictions has been plagued by delays, two politicians cha...
00:12, 2019-05-20

Dorian forces Bahamas to find new schools for 10,000 displaced students Bahamian education officials are scrambling to find classroom space for up to 10,000 students displaced by Hurricane Dorian after the Category 5 stor...
23:00, 2019-09-13

Bill de Blasio will tap private donors to help create new schools, expand 20 more Mayor Bill de Blasio will tap private donors — including a group helmed by Steve Jobs’s widow — to help create 20 new schools and r...
19:08, 2019-10-03

Living in Wembley: area guide to homes, schools and transport Young Londoners are on the winning side with rental flats, sport and top concerts on the doorstep....
09:44, 2019-05-17

Living in Uxbridge: area guide to homes, schools and transport BoJo's constituency town has new homes, a new school and a park where wartime history was made. And you're sure to get a seat on the Tube....
11:20, 2019-08-02

Big pharma pours millions into medical schools — here’s how it can impact education The opioid crisis has highlighted the power of drug manufacturers when it comes to swaying physicians' prescribing habits, but exposure to industry s...
12:20, 2019-08-12

Facing Segregated Schools, Parents Took Integration Into Their Own Hands. It’s Working. Changes to middle school enrollment in parts of Brooklyn and Manhattan could force City Hall to take action on school segregation....
00:08, 2019-04-17

Revealed: New Mexico schools secretly restraining and secluding students Investigation finds that restraint – meant for extreme circumstances – is widely used to manage special education childrenThis story is published in ...
14:36, 2019-10-09

Bastion of Anti-Vaccine Fervor: Progressive Waldorf Schools Anti-vaccine fervor on the left is increasingly worrying the authorities. At one progressive school, 60 percent of the 300 students were not vaccinat...
11:32, 2019-06-13

Bill would allow Oregon schools to offer a gun safety class to first-graders The bill that outlines a 30-minute firearm safety course is unlikely to pass this year, but is expected to return the next legislative session. ...
17:16, 2019-04-10

Mexico City closes schools, restricts traffic due to smoke MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico City officials have cancelled classes for millions of students as smoke from brush fires continues to choke the city of 9 m...
21:04, 2019-05-16

Ban nitrite-cured meat from meals in primary schools, say parents More than two thirds of London parents back a ban on processed meats cured with nitrites — a preservative linked with bowel cancer — being served in ...
14:48, 2019-09-12

Notre Dame fire: lead decontamination of schools begins Work to protect children from risks of poisoning to be completed before schools openWorkers have started decontaminating schools in Paris that were f...
15:44, 2019-08-08

State Dems fighting charter schools near end of legislative session State Democratic lawmakers have declared war on charter schools in the waning days of the legislative session — introducing four bills that parrot re...
03:28, 2019-06-03

Why migrants who speak indigenous languages slip through cracks in US schools Many students end up in special education classrooms as schools lack infrastructure and have few, if any, translators Looking back on her first day o...
08:16, 2019-06-18

Living in Pimlico: area guide to homes, schools and transport New cafés, restaurants and the fresh 'destination' that is Victoria are luring families to its classically handsome neighbour....
08:04, 2019-09-13

‘It’s Like the Wild West’: Sexual Assault Victims Struggle in K-12 Schools While college campuses have become the battleground for Title IX debates, the mishandling of sexual assault cases in primary and secondary schools re...
23:08, 2019-05-15

Coatbridge schools NASUWT teachers begin strike action More than 30 teachers at the Coatbridge campus are taking strike action despite a review finding the school grounds were safe....
13:32, 2019-08-12

Over 80 per cent of schools in anglophone Cameroon shut down, as conflict worsens More than 80 per cent of schools in the English-speaking North-West and South-West regions of Cameroon are closed, as the security situation and livi...
23:04, 2019-06-21

Living in Leyton: area guide to homes, schools and transport Priced-out creatives and young families are bringing buzz and boutiques, while new homes are on the way and there's a great community vibe....
10:44, 2019-05-03

Office 365 declared illegal in German schools due to privacy risks Enlarge / Germany's government continues its history of principled Microsoft opposition. (credit: Flickr user fdecomite) Last week, the German stat...
19:20, 2019-07-15

Two vacant TUSD schools considered shelters for asylum seekers TUCSON —  TUSD board member Kristel Foster said the image of using what used to be the Pima County Juvenile Detention Center to house migrant f...
15:16, 2019-07-15

Labour members call to 'redistribute' private schools' assets Party members call for assets to be "redistributed democratically and fairly" through the state sector....
10:53, 2019-09-23

Sahuarita Police investigates social media threat against 3 schools SAHUARITA, Ariz. – Police are investigating an online shooting threat against three different Sahuarita Unified School District schools. Additional o...
18:40, 2019-09-30

Sahuarita Police investigates social media threats against 3 schools SAHUARITA, Ariz. – Police are investigating an online shooting threat against three different Sahuarita Unified School District schools. Additional o...
17:56, 2019-09-30

Two vacant TUSD schools considered as shelters for asylum seekers TUCSON —  TUSD board member Kristel Foster said the image of using what used to be the Pima County Juvenile Detention Center to house migrant f...
07:40, 2019-07-13

Illegal immigrant population to surge 10% this year, flood schools The continued surge of Latin American illegal immigrants at the U.S.-Mexico border will lead to hundreds of thousands being released into the country...
16:08, 2019-07-11

De Blasio shouts that he ‘hates’ charter schools at campaign event Mayor Bill de Blasio went scorched earth against charter schools at a teachers union-sponsored education forum for Democratic presidential contenders...
18:52, 2019-07-08

Students in high-achieving schools are now named an ‘at-risk’ group Thanks to academic and extracurricular stress, pushing kids to get into elite colleges, these children are now considered at-risk, along with kids li...
16:12, 2019-09-26

Autism: Parents calls for more support in Northern Ireland schools The proportion of children with autism in Northern Ireland schools has almost trebled in a decade....
10:16, 2019-07-08

Top Carranza executives ditched their residential zones for ‘whiter’ schools Two of Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza’s top executives ditched their residential zones to get their kids into better — and less diverse — school...
03:28, 2019-07-07

FBI warns of rise in cyberattacks against schools as they embrace digital learning The kind of attacks more commonly reserved for banks and other institutions holding sensitive data are increasingly targeting school systems around t...
22:00, 2019-07-16

German government backs compulsory measles jab for schools, kindergartens Children in Germany will have to prove they've had a measles vaccination before they can attend kindergarten or go to school, under a new draft law. ...
12:40, 2019-07-17

Chess in the city: How Moscow plays the game - in bars, at schools "We travel to Moscow to find out how the game of chess is played in bars and at schools..."...
14:40, 2019-06-29

Taiwan cancels flights, closes schools as typhoon nears Authorities in Taiwan have shut financial markets, canceled flights and put soldiers on standby as the island braces for the powerful Mitag typhoon. ...
09:48, 2019-09-30

Living in Chelsea: area guide to homes, schools and transport New rental homes in King's Road are part of a £500million modernisation scheme keeping this premier London village in the swing....
08:04, 2019-05-31

Classes to resume Wednesday after threats made at Sahuarita schools TUCSON – Social media threats prompted schools in Sahuarita Unified School District to close on Tuesday. “It just makes me feel really sa...
05:48, 2019-10-02

Living in Stratford: area guide to homes, schools and transport Top-notch new schools, thousands of new homes, world-class sporting facilities and the Olympic Park — how can families resist?...
09:44, 2019-09-20

Sixth grader represents Amphi Schools in national spelling bee TUCSON – A local 12-year-old spelling bee contestant made it to Washington D.C. on Tuesday to compete with more than 500 other kids. News 4 Tucson le...
18:28, 2019-05-29

Newham to install air quality monitors at 96 schools to fight air pollution A London council will be the first in the UK to install air quality monitors in every school to better understand how much toxic pollution children a...
12:32, 2019-07-29

Living in Southfields: area guide to homes, schools and transport Family and community matter most in Wimbledon's more affordable neighbour — but excitement is in the air on the eve of the Grand Slam....
08:12, 2019-06-28

The NCAA wants to wait before punishing or charging any more schools named in FBI probe As the public waits on the NCAA to serve more schools and coaches for cheating, it pushes the pause button...
22:00, 2019-09-26

Living in Epsom: area guide to homes, schools and transport The home of the Derby's a sure-fire bet for families thanks to its great schools, leafy roads of well-priced houses and an hour's commute....
10:24, 2019-07-26

WaPo Editorial Board Defends Charter Schools From Mean Old Bernie You have to hand it to the Washington Post editorial board: They might publish solely bad takes, but at least they’re consistent....
20:00, 2019-05-28

Chocolate-milk ban: State officials attack NYC schools’ plan The state’s health and agriculture chiefs aren’t too sweet on the plan to ban chocolate milk in city schools. New York Health Commissioner Howard Zuc...
00:32, 2019-09-23

London schools denying special needs children to help league tables London schools are refusing places to children with special educational needs to protect their position in exam league tables, a report found today....
17:04, 2019-09-26

Leaked documents reveal Tories' dramatic plans for schools Exclusive: crackdown on behaviour coupled with more money for schools and teachersSchools shake-up: the four key areas in leaked Tory proposalsAditya...
23:12, 2019-08-27

Schools Pushed for Tech in Every Classroom. Now Parents Are Pushing Back. Over the last decade, American schools embraced technology, spending millions of dollars on devices and programs; some parents question how much it’s...
03:04, 2019-09-04

Push for Ethnic Studies in Schools Faces a Dilemma: Whose Stories to Tell A struggle in California, one of three states creating K-12 ethnic studies materials, highlights some of the fraught questions around the discipline....
02:04, 2019-08-16

Italy bans unvaccinated children from schools after measles outbreaks As countries around the world grapple with rise of “anti-vax” sentiment, non-vaccinating parents in Italy face fines or their children being turned a...
10:43, 2019-04-09

Cousin of Parkland victim pushes bill for alarms in schools An upstate teenager whose cousin died in the Parkland, Fla. massacre is pushing a state bill that would force public schools to install silent panic ...
21:32, 2019-06-10

Schools deserted in Indian Kashmir as parents fear more unrest SRINAGAR, India – Schools reopened in Indian Kashmir’s main city on Monday but most classrooms were empty as parents kept their children home, ...
23:24, 2019-08-19

Probability helps zebrafish stay in schools when faced with predators Fish track the movement of their neighbours to swim in dense schools as they flee predators – and they pay more attention to the motion of some fish ...
10:41, 2019-04-09

Dental surgeons urge England's schools to go sugar-free They say tackling tooth decay - which affects a quarter of five-year-olds - is a priority....
03:56, 2019-08-15

Military base cuts affect schools, target ranges, more WASHINGTON (AP) – The Pentagon will cut funding from military projects like schools, target ranges and maintenance facilities to pay for the co...
03:08, 2019-09-05

Typhoon shuts down businesses, schools in Taiwan as it heads for China Two people were injured Saturday when a weakening Typhoon Bailu crossed southern Taiwan. The storm forced the shutdown of businesses and schools, and...
22:00, 2019-08-24

State to probe DOE special education schools after Post exposé The state comptroller will audit conditions at the city’s special education schools — after a series of Post articles exposed harrowing conditi...
01:00, 2019-08-17

State to probe DOE special-education schools after Post exposé The state comptroller will audit conditions at the city’s special-education schools — after a series of Post articles exposed harrowing conditi...
22:44, 2019-08-16

Living in Epping: area guide to homes, schools and transport For a leafy half-hour Tube commute from your family house to the City, the only way is Epping....
10:40, 2019-06-07

Living in Highgate: area guide to homes, schools and transport Leafy and pretty, this north London village with top schools and handsome houses is home to stars, City types and families....
09:52, 2019-05-10

Living in Surbiton: area guide to homes, schools and transport This gem of a town with a strong sporting tradition, great schools and a fast commute is a hot favourite with families....
07:20, 2019-08-16

Public schools are ‘ripping parents off’ with classroom supplies scheme Big Apple parents are getting a crash course in cutthroat capitalism at their kid’s schools, which are strong-arming them into buying supplies at sky...
13:28, 2019-08-25

Arts decline in schools 'short-sighted and morally wrong' Arts subjects being squeezed out in schools means the education system is failing to produce well-rounded, creative children, the head of Arts Counci...
15:40, 2019-10-15

California Tells Schools to Start Later, Giving Teenagers More Sleep A new law pushed back start times at most public middle and high schools, citing research that says attendance and performance will improve if teenag...
16:56, 2019-10-15

Louisiana Says ‘Oui’ to French, Amid Explosion in Dual-Language Schools This fall, more American students than ever will start their first day of school learning in a language other than English....
04:12, 2019-08-24

NYC public schools caught tossing books, unused supplies Upper West Side parents are being asked to pony up nearly $100 for classroom supplies like glue sticks, Crayons and washable markers — staples they c...
03:32, 2019-08-18

Mayoral panel calls for redistricting of NYC’s ‘highly segregated’ schools A mayoral panel — calling the city’s schools “as segregated as the schools of Mississippi and Alabama” — is recommendin...
22:32, 2019-08-27

RuPaul schools Stephen Colbert on camp, and which Met Gala celebs get it In her stellar piece on the recent Met Gala and the true essence of “camp” (this year’s theme of the celebrity-sprinkled evening of couture and gawki...
14:48, 2019-05-09

Illinois requires public schools teach LGBTQ history Illinois public schools will be required to teach about the contributions of LGBTQ people across the state and the country — under a new law ap...
20:16, 2019-08-13

Lock-Ins and Walkouts: The Students Changing City Schools From the Inside Teenagers are helping to lead integration efforts, protesting against discrimination and demanding more inclusive curriculums....
09:48, 2019-09-05

Living in Battersea: area guide to homes, schools and transport The regenerating power station's new homes, shops and eateries are the envy of the world. Period houses and great schools are here, too....
09:56, 2019-09-06

Jewish schools seek piece of public grants for security HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Students and staff members at Jewish day schools near the Pittsburgh synagogue that was the site of October’s mass shoot...
18:08, 2019-05-07

Head likens criticism of private schools to antisemitic abuse Anthony Wallersteiner, head of Stowe school, under fire for ‘tasteless analogy’The headteacher of a UK public school is under fire for likening criti...
13:16, 2019-05-11

Inside the radical plan to redistrict New York City schools Every school in the city should be engineered to match the exact racial mix of the city, and there should be no sorting by academic ability, an educa...
04:24, 2019-08-28

NYC schools investigator arrested for drunk driving following marijuana complaint A NYC schools investigator was arrested on charges of drunken driving less than two months after a complaint was sent to Chancellor Richard Carranza ...
02:24, 2019-06-09

Michigan high schools to limit contact in football practice GAYLORD, Mich. (AP) — The organization that governs Michigan high school athletes has voted to trim the amount of full-contact football practice from...
20:44, 2019-05-08

Brexit Is Sending Students Packing, Straining Private Schools on Both Ends While campuses in Britain look toward Asia in their struggle to refill seats, those on the Continent are scrambling to prepare for a crush of new pup...
15:24, 2019-05-27

Stephen Miller Wanted to Block Undocumented Children from Public Schools Just when you thought Trump senior adviser and psychopath Stephen Miller couldn’t be any more diabolical, a new report says that he wanted to find a ...
00:36, 2019-08-18

Cricket fever won't last forever... clubs, schools and counties must step up Over the past 48 hours, we have seen interest in cricket the like of which we have not experienced for a generation....
15:32, 2019-07-16

Living in Wandsworth: area guide to homes, schools and transport links Commute by river bus from your cool new Thames-side flat in a town with two lovely commons....
08:08, 2019-06-14

The Children of Philadelphia Have Been Attending Toxic Schools for Years. This Is a National Crisis The children of Philadelphia are in dire need of our help. They are at the mercy of a man-made, ticking time bomb that is nearly inescapable. I’m tal...
23:36, 2019-06-21

Schools reeling from mass shootings detail the aftermath in grant requests Arkansas’ top teacher blasts 'unjust' plan for Little Rock schools — Groups call for greater focus on child care in Democratic primary...
16:16, 2019-10-07

France fries: Record heat hits tourists, schools, hospitals PARIS (AP) — Schools are spraying kids with water and nursing homes are equipping the elderly with hydration sensors as France battles a record-setti...
09:44, 2019-06-28

Florida law allowing armed teachers largely impotent as schools rebel The Guardian finds that none of the state’s largest school districts plan to allow teachers to carry weaponsFlorida’s new law allowing teachers to ca...
08:56, 2019-05-10

Audit finds nepotism at after-schools program that charged parents fees A Queens group awarded millions of taxpayer dollars to run summer youth jobs and after-school programs violated rules by charging parents “enro...
01:08, 2019-06-29

South Dakota now requires all public schools to display ‘In God We Trust’ motto Public schools in South Dakota must have the “In God We trust” motto on display at all times now due to a new state law — which is ...
05:52, 2019-07-27

Living in Cricklewood: area guide to homes, schools and transport links A top new north London 'destination' is coming with new schools, homes and 25,000 jobs in a sweeping regeneration programme....
09:40, 2019-08-30

Bernie Sanders’s Education Plan Laments Rise of Charter Schools In a 10-point declaration of his education policy priorities, the Vermont senator framed efforts to curtail charter schools as a means to “desegregat...
20:52, 2019-05-21

Sanders’s Education Plan Renews Debate Over Charter Schools and Segregation With a bold critique of charter schools, Mr. Sanders entered a highly charged debate within the Democratic Party....
20:48, 2019-05-28

Teenage Stranger Things star forced to change schools by bullies Millie Bobby Brown, the British star of hit show Stranger Things has said she was forced to change schools by "soul-breaking bullies" in England....
04:28, 2019-05-22

Asian parents call for Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza’s firing Branding him a “dangerous” anti-Asian racist, a group of some 80 protesters gathered Wednesday outside the Department of Education headqu...
02:56, 2019-06-27

Poor Schools Keep Getting Crushed in Football. Is It Time to Level the Playing Field? A growing number of states are considering whether economic status should help determine which opponents schools play....
18:24, 2019-09-22

How do high schools deal with lightning strikes & safety during football games? TUCSON – The high school football season begins Friday night.  Some games may get delayed because of lightning strikes.  Here’s more on h...
08:36, 2019-08-23

Living in Holland Park: area guide to homes, schools and transport It's the smart, tree-lined, mansion-filled enclave where top celebrities will pay millions in cash to live, though these neighbours don't always get ...
12:00, 2019-07-19

Social media threats prompt class cancellations at all Sahuarita schools SAHUARITA, Ariz. – Classes have been canceled for all schools in Sahuarita Unified School District after Sahuarita Middle School received anoth...
05:56, 2019-10-01

Local teachers compete in 2019 Harbor Freight Tools for Schools The contest specializes in trades including manufacturing, welding, construction, automotive and agriculture mechanics. / Courtesy: Getty Images TUCS...
17:40, 2019-07-17

Living in Stockwell: area guide to homes, schools and transport links Quick City and West End links make this Nine Elms neighbour a must for young professionals....
08:36, 2019-10-04

New state law requires all public schools to display ‘In God We Trust’ in South Dakota RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — When students return to public schools across South Dakota this fall, they should expect to see a new message on display: ...
20:00, 2019-07-26

Schools evacuated, subway services halted as quake rocks Taiwan A 6.1 magnitude earthquake struck Taiwan's coastal city of Hualien on Thursday, shaking buildings and temporarily halting subway services in the capi...
10:04, 2019-04-18

Students in high-achieving schools are now named an ‘at-risk’ group, study says Thanks to academic and extracurricular stress, pushing kids to get into elite colleges, these children are now considered at-risk, along with kids li...
18:12, 2019-09-26

Amphi Public Schools kicks off free ‘Summer Meals’ program School districts offer summer meal programs for students who rely on school for food. TUCSON – Amphitheater Public School District is kicking off its...
11:28, 2019-06-04

Rhode Island education chief: Providence schools 'a broken system' Committee to mark up school shooting bill today — Funding extension for HBCUs, other minority-serving schools heads to Senate...
16:20, 2019-09-18

Bill de Blasio suddenly changes tune on testing for elite high schools Mayor de Blasio indicated for the first time Wednesday that he’s open to keeping the admissions tests for the city’s elite public high sc...
21:16, 2019-09-25

Living in Finsbury Park: area guide to homes, schools and transport A growing café culture, new flats and a top music venue in a London park that is now 150 years old are attracting young buyers and renters....
09:32, 2019-08-09

Dairy industry pushes lattes in schools to increase milk consumption Facing a long-term decline in demand, the U.S. dairy industry is trying another way to get kids to drink milk — latte bars in schools....
01:20, 2019-07-03

From removing doors to checking sleeves, U.S. schools seek to snuff out vaping Students caught vaping in school can expect a lot more than a warning or detention in one North Texas district starting this fall. They will be force...
13:16, 2019-09-11

DIGGING DEEPER: Alleged terrorists attended Tucson high schools TUCSON – The Digging Deeper team uncovered the latest documents that involved the arrests of two Tucson men charged with terrorism-related crimes. Th...
05:00, 2019-08-14

Swedish Schools to Ditch Ancient History in Favor of Gender Roles A controversial new proposal might see Swedish state schools dropping history classes from the national education curriculum to make space for “postm...
20:20, 2019-09-28

Tennessee coach filmed rubbing girl’s back to change schools EAGLEVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A longtime Tennessee high school baseball coach is being stripped of his coaching duties and sent to another school over a v...
14:20, 2019-06-14

Schools of thought: can mindfulness lessons boost child mental health? Children are under increasing pressure. Investing in their mental wellbeing could could help them now and in the futureChildren are taking 10 minutes...
11:36, 2019-05-16

Living in Forest Hill: area guide to homes, schools and transport Independent shops and cafés followed first-time buyers looking for good-value homes to this family neighbourhood on the Overground....
10:32, 2019-09-27

New York threatens to close some Jewish schools as measles outbreak worsens Yeshivas and child care centers that refuse to comply with the city's order may receive violations, fines or may even be closed, the city's...
18:28, 2019-04-09

US schools accused of censoring climate crisis message in graduation speeches Students say authorities have barred them from reading a text that warns of ‘catastrophic climate change’ for being too politicalSchools and colleges...
08:20, 2019-06-07

Living in Crystal Palace: area guide to homes, schools and transport Young Londoners are discovering this hilltop district with period charm and stupendous views....
08:20, 2019-07-05

Medical schools fall short on racial justice: student group (Reuters Health) - At leading U.S. medical schools, education of future doctors about racism, promotion of diversity, and service of patients of colo...
22:56, 2019-09-06

Living in East Ham: area guide to homes, schools and transport links Regeneration has begun but families can find houses for £375,000, good schools and community spirit in this traditional East End district....
09:16, 2019-10-11

Taiwan orders markets, schools closed as strong typhoon approaches A typhoon will hit northern Taiwan later on Monday, meteorologists said, shutting financial markets and schools as airlines canceled dozens of flight...
04:04, 2019-09-30

Schools in Michigan districts banning pizza delivery, or any other deliveries, during lunch In a move that Jeff Spicoli would deem totally “bogus,” a number of schools in certain Michigan districts are banning pizza deliveries during lunchti...
16:40, 2019-04-12

London tubes, schools and homes 'face climate change chaos' Heatwave of 2018 will become the capital’s new normal, claims Green party in reportHundreds of schools, hospitals and tube stations in London are at ...
12:50, 2019-05-01

Collaboration with US med schools helps Rwanda improve women's health care (Reuters Health) - Rwandan women have better access to obstetrics and gynecology services thanks to an international partnership to train more doctor...
19:16, 2019-07-12

Lawmaker calls for ethics probe of aide to Schools Chancellor Carranza A Queens lawmaker has reported a top Department of Education official to both an ethics tribunal and the city agency that investigates misconduct in ...
22:56, 2019-06-19

Pro-charter forces make last-ditch Albany plea to lift cap on schools ALBANY — Dozens of charter school advocates from across the five boroughs made a last-ditch plea at the state Capitol building Wednesday, pushing the...
22:20, 2019-06-05

Buildings shake, schools evacuated as quake hits east Taiwan An earthquake of magnitude 6.1 struck Taiwan's coastal city of Hualien on Thursday, shaking buildings and temporarily suspending subway services in t...
08:28, 2019-04-18

Schools evacuated, subway services halted as quake hits Taiwan A 6.1 magnitude earthquake struck Taiwan's coastal city of Hualien on Thursday, shaking buildings and temporarily halting subway services in the capi...
09:32, 2019-04-18

State Education Department moves to boost oversight of private schools The state Education Department proposed revised rules Friday to boost its oversight of private and religious schools. The regulations would require t...
04:20, 2019-06-01

'In God We Trust': display in Kentucky schools marks effort to mix church and state The law now requires the words to appear in schools as conservative Christian groups seek to inject religion into public lifeWhen students returned t...
08:32, 2019-09-13

Quebec investing $3M to revamp schoolyards across the province, including 4 English schools "We want all our schools to be nice and useful and be in good shape," said Quebec Education Minister Jean-François Roberge....
21:28, 2019-05-17

Private schools angry over state proposal to give city more oversight New York’s elite private-school community is “furious” over a state proposal to give the city Department of Education oversight of their kids’ curric...
04:08, 2019-07-12

Living in Hackney: area guide to homes, schools and transport links This cool neighbourhood with buzzing bars, designer shops and great green space is loved by young families, City and media workers....
11:04, 2019-07-12

State Awarded $9 Million Grant To Improve Mental Health Services In Schools FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18) – The Kentucky Department of Education and the Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services have announced a $9 mill...
18:36, 2019-05-09

Juul Targeted Schools, Camps and Youth Programs, House Panel Claims House Democrats opened the second day of hearings into the e-cigarette company’s marketing and philanthropic activities. Juul executives were to test...
19:44, 2019-07-25

Juul Targeted Schools and Youth Camps, House Panel on Vaping Claims Lawmakers grilled company officials about financing programs aimed at appealing to young people that familiarized them with Juul’s products....
21:44, 2019-07-26

Sydney Anglican and Catholic schools system won't back student climate strike Sydney Catholic Schools spokesman says ‘the best way for young people to really make a difference is to receive a quality education’Sydney Catholic a...
22:28, 2019-08-26

Dairy industry pushes lattes at US high schools to boost milk sales Coffee bars selling $3 iced lattes are popping up in high schools, helped along by dairy groups scrambling for new ways to get people to drink milk....
16:08, 2019-07-03

As anti-vaxx dispute rages, attention turns to California's Waldorf schools The private schools stress nature, creative expression and hands-on learning but the 27 in the state have very low vaccination ratesOn a rainy Saturd...
13:24, 2019-05-28

New report shows Arizona schools improving on the National Assessment of Educational Progress A new report shows Arizona schools are improving on the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP). The National Assessment Governing Board t...
03:12, 2019-07-11

Quebec children at risk of lead exposure from water in schools and daycares: report Children in Quebec are at risk of lead exposure from drinking water in their daycares and elementary schools due to inadequate oversight, says a prov...
12:28, 2019-07-11

Eton College headmaster slams Labour plan to abolish private schools Eton College's headmaster has slammed Labour's plans to abolish private schools, saying they will not benefit children left behind by the education s...
06:12, 2019-09-24

Public schools ‘ripping parents off’ with money-making classroom supplies scheme Big Apple parents are getting a crash course in cutthroat capitalism at their kid’s schools, which are strong-arming them into buying supplies at sky...
03:12, 2019-08-25

How and why 15-year-old hoops phenom Emoni Bates could play in college -- if top schools ever recruit him Bates going from high school to the NBA in 2022 is an expectation, but he could reclassify and play in college a year earlier...
17:40, 2019-07-16

Living in Canada Water: area guide to homes, schools and transport links The King's Cross masterplanner is in charge of a £2bn overhaul that will totally transform this Docklands neighbourhood....
13:20, 2019-10-01

Living in Greenwich Peninsula: area guide to homes, schools and transport links World-class O2 entertainment and the historic Royal Observatory are at hand for a 20,000-home new town rising on once-derelict acres....
11:36, 2019-08-23

Effects of closed schools on student veterans in the spotlight at House hearing today Survey finds teachers like teaching, but don’t feel profession is respected — West Virginia House edges closer to taking up DeVos-backed measures...
16:36, 2019-06-19

Yeshiva schools ordered to exclude unvaccinated students amid measles surge The New York City Health Department ordered all ultra-Orthodox Jewish schools in a neighborhood of Brooklyn on Monday to exclude unvaccinated student...
15:56, 2019-04-09

DOE slammed for ‘bogus’ free blood tests after lead paint found in NYC schools Calls placed by The Post to 311 found operators clueless about where parents can get their children’s blood tested....
23:08, 2019-09-07

College Basketball Podcast: Which schools got good news at the deadline to withdraw from the NBA Draft? Gary Parrish and Matt Norlander also discuss Silvio De Sousa, RJ Hampton and everything else connected to Kansas...
21:36, 2019-05-30

Taiwan orders markets, schools closed on Friday as super typhoon approaches Authorities in Taiwan have ordered markets, businesses and schools to close on Friday as a super typhoon approaches the island, forcing flight cancel...
14:24, 2019-08-08

Indonesia shuts schools as smoke from forest fires takes health toll Indonesia closed more schools on Monday in parts of the islands of Borneo and Sumatra, as well as providing oxygen at health centers to help treat so...
15:48, 2019-09-16

Sean Hannity’s solution to mass shootings: More guns in schools and shopping centers The Fox News host suggested surrounding schools and shopping centers with armed ex-cops and retired military personnel....
00:36, 2019-08-07