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12 minutes ago
Education

Biden will leave a mixed legacy on higher ed policy

President Biden will not seek re-election, focusing on fulfilling his current term. [ more ]
#parenting
www.bournemouthecho.co.uk
9 hours ago
Education

POLL: Should students be allowed to go on holiday during term time?

Parents face fines for taking children out of school for holidays, sparking debate on the topic. [ more ]
Scary Mommy
2 days ago
Education

Your New Middle Schooler May Struggle Most With These Changes, Say Experts

Transition to middle school can be challenging for kids and parents, with added stressors like school shootings, online bullying, and anxiety. [ more ]
Business Insider
4 days ago
Education

I'm a teacher and a parent. I support banning cellphones in classrooms.

No phone policies in schools help reduce distractions and potential harmful situations, supported by parents and educators. [ more ]
www.bournemouthecho.co.uk
9 hours ago
Education

POLL: Should students be allowed to go on holiday during term time?

Parents face fines for taking children out of school for holidays, sparking debate on the topic. [ more ]
Scary Mommy
2 days ago
Education

Your New Middle Schooler May Struggle Most With These Changes, Say Experts

Transition to middle school can be challenging for kids and parents, with added stressors like school shootings, online bullying, and anxiety. [ more ]
Business Insider
4 days ago
Education

I'm a teacher and a parent. I support banning cellphones in classrooms.

No phone policies in schools help reduce distractions and potential harmful situations, supported by parents and educators. [ more ]
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ABC7 San Francisco
16 hours ago
Education

SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory hosts 21 Oakland middle schoolers for free 1-week camp

Students from Omode Middle School had an unforgettable experience at a summer science camp at SLAC, interacting with advanced technology and scientists. [ more ]
The Mercury News
6 hours ago
Education

Cupertino students win scholarships for energized videos

Students from Cupertino schools won scholarships in a clean energy video competition. [ more ]
www.romfordrecorder.co.uk
13 hours ago
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School that laid on a planetarium dome praised as place where pupils 'thrive'

Lime Academy Ravensbourne remains a 'good' school with active involvement of parents and personalized curriculum for students. [ more ]
#student-achievement
The Mercury News
6 hours ago
Education

Campbell student wins medal for her metalwork

Local student excelled in national competition showcasing trade skills. [ more ]
New York Post
4 days ago
Education

Success Academy's Regents results again prove charters are a win for kids

Success Academy middle schoolers outperformed traditional public school students in New York State Regents exams by 30%. [ more ]
The Mercury News
6 hours ago
Education

Campbell student wins medal for her metalwork

Local student excelled in national competition showcasing trade skills. [ more ]
New York Post
4 days ago
Education

Success Academy's Regents results again prove charters are a win for kids

Success Academy middle schoolers outperformed traditional public school students in New York State Regents exams by 30%. [ more ]
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New York Post
1 day ago
Education

Bronx Science HS graduate accepted into all 28 colleges she applied to - including the eight Ivy Leagues

Malena Galletto was accepted into all 28 colleges she applied to. [ more ]
New York Post
1 day ago
Education

With so few students in class, why aren't public schools doing better?

Student enrollment in public schools is at historically low levels, yet education costs and staffing have not adjusted accordingly. [ more ]
#school-policies
www.theguardian.com
1 day ago
Education

English schools to phase out cruel' behaviour rules as Labour plans major education changes

Isolation booths and strict behavior regimes in schools are likely to be phased out in England to support vulnerable pupils. [ more ]
www.berkeleyside.org
2 days ago
Education

Los Angeles' school district banned cellphones outright. Should Berkeley follow suit?

The debate over cellphone use in schools involves balancing distractions and mental health benefits with potential communication needs and enforcement challenges. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
4 days ago
Education

California Becomes the First State to Ban Student Gender Notification Policies

California Governor signed a law prohibiting schools from notifying parents when students request to use different names or pronouns, protecting transgender students' privacy and safety. [ more ]
Fast Company
5 days ago
Education

This new legislation will help protect LGBTQ+ students in California

California passed a law banning school districts from requiring parental notification of a student's gender identification change. [ more ]
PortlandTribune.com
5 days ago
Education

Readers Respond: "Phones are a distraction in the classroom"

Readers are divided on allowing phones in schools; citing distractions, safety needs, and mental health issues as key factors. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 day ago
Education

English schools to phase out cruel' behaviour rules as Labour plans major education changes

Isolation booths and strict behavior regimes in schools are likely to be phased out in England to support vulnerable pupils. [ more ]
www.berkeleyside.org
2 days ago
Education

Los Angeles' school district banned cellphones outright. Should Berkeley follow suit?

The debate over cellphone use in schools involves balancing distractions and mental health benefits with potential communication needs and enforcement challenges. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
4 days ago
Education

California Becomes the First State to Ban Student Gender Notification Policies

California Governor signed a law prohibiting schools from notifying parents when students request to use different names or pronouns, protecting transgender students' privacy and safety. [ more ]
Fast Company
5 days ago
Education

This new legislation will help protect LGBTQ+ students in California

California passed a law banning school districts from requiring parental notification of a student's gender identification change. [ more ]
PortlandTribune.com
5 days ago
Education

Readers Respond: "Phones are a distraction in the classroom"

Readers are divided on allowing phones in schools; citing distractions, safety needs, and mental health issues as key factors. [ more ]
moreschool-policies
New York Post
1 day ago
Education

Exclusive | NYC school staffers claim they're being forced out of their jobs after sounding alarm on 'rampant antisemitism'

A pair of school staff facing retaliation for reporting antisemitism and hate speech.
Allegations include a teacher being called 'dirty Jew,' anti-Jewish and anti-LGBTQ hate at the school, and subsequent retaliation by the Department of Education. [ more ]
#community
www.cbc.ca
1 day ago
Education

For Jane and Finch students at Urban Squash Toronto, the racquet is a path to a better future | CBC News

At Urban Squash Toronto, a holistic approach combining sports, academics, and community leads to academic success and a sense of belonging in the Jane and Finch neighborhood. [ more ]
Miami Herald
3 days ago
Education

This year the South Florida HBCU Picnic handed out scholarships for the first time

The South Florida HBCU Picnic is an important event that brings together alumni and students of Historically Black Colleges and Universities, providing networking opportunities and support for alumni-owned businesses. [ more ]
www.cbc.ca
1 day ago
Education

For Jane and Finch students at Urban Squash Toronto, the racquet is a path to a better future | CBC News

At Urban Squash Toronto, a holistic approach combining sports, academics, and community leads to academic success and a sense of belonging in the Jane and Finch neighborhood. [ more ]
Miami Herald
3 days ago
Education

This year the South Florida HBCU Picnic handed out scholarships for the first time

The South Florida HBCU Picnic is an important event that brings together alumni and students of Historically Black Colleges and Universities, providing networking opportunities and support for alumni-owned businesses. [ more ]
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Podcaster News
2 days ago
Education

Mini Pods Educational Podcasts Drive Funding For Classrooms - Podcaster News

This initiative replaces school bells with educational podcasts in NYC public schools, aiming to expand nationally and support underserved communities through partnerships. [ more ]
Washington Post
1 day ago
Education

Louisiana schools can't post Ten Commandments while law is challenged

Louisiana passed a law requiring public schools to display the Ten Commandments, prompting a lawsuit and a federal judge's temporary injunction. [ more ]
#school-districts
Kqed
21 hours ago
Education

West Contra Costa School District Sued Over Poor Building Conditions, Teacher Vacancies | KQED

School districts face issues of facility problems and teacher vacancies, impacting student learning and performance. [ more ]
ABC7 San Francisco
4 days ago
Education

Chino Valley school district sues Gov. Newsom over California's new gender-identity law

School district challenges California law banning notification of gender identity changes to parents. [ more ]
Kqed
21 hours ago
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West Contra Costa School District Sued Over Poor Building Conditions, Teacher Vacancies | KQED

School districts face issues of facility problems and teacher vacancies, impacting student learning and performance. [ more ]
ABC7 San Francisco
4 days ago
Education

Chino Valley school district sues Gov. Newsom over California's new gender-identity law

School district challenges California law banning notification of gender identity changes to parents. [ more ]
moreschool-districts
#school-safety
Sacramento Bee
2 days ago
Education

Intruder barges into class, tries to grab student, CA cops say. Then teacher steps in

A teacher at Sequoia High School in California prevented a student's kidnapping by physically intervening with the intruder. [ more ]
SFGATE
2 days ago
Education

Attempted in-school kidnapping thwarted after teacher 'physically intervened'

Attempted kidnapping was foiled by teacher intervention at a California high school. [ more ]
www.amny.com
4 days ago
Education

NYS schools must now notify parents of upcoming lockdown drills

Parents will receive advance notice of school lockdown drills to reduce unintended trauma for students and families. [ more ]
Sacramento Bee
2 days ago
Education

Intruder barges into class, tries to grab student, CA cops say. Then teacher steps in

A teacher at Sequoia High School in California prevented a student's kidnapping by physically intervening with the intruder. [ more ]
SFGATE
2 days ago
Education

Attempted in-school kidnapping thwarted after teacher 'physically intervened'

Attempted kidnapping was foiled by teacher intervention at a California high school. [ more ]
www.amny.com
4 days ago
Education

NYS schools must now notify parents of upcoming lockdown drills

Parents will receive advance notice of school lockdown drills to reduce unintended trauma for students and families. [ more ]
moreschool-safety
Business Insider
2 days ago
Education

Trump shooter was a straight-A student with a clean disciplinary history except for chewing gum, school records show

The motives of the man who attempted to kill Donald Trump remain mysterious. [ more ]
BKReader
2 days ago
Education

Education Dept. Asked to Create Dress Code Policy for Public Schools

The City Council approved a uniform dress code policy to address inequities in public school dress codes, particularly those targeting LGBTQ+ students and students of color. [ more ]
#inclusivity
Brooklyn Eagle
1 day ago
Education

NYC Council approves more inclusive school dress code policy

The NYC City Council approved legislation requiring a more inclusive and uniform dress code policy in schools. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
1 day ago
Education

CUNY Law tops nation in faculty diversity, Princeton Review rankings

CUNY School of Law ranked top for Most Diverse Faculty in 2024 by the Princeton Review. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
1 day ago
Education

NYC Council approves more inclusive school dress code policy

The NYC City Council approved legislation requiring a more inclusive and uniform dress code policy in schools. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
1 day ago
Education

CUNY Law tops nation in faculty diversity, Princeton Review rankings

CUNY School of Law ranked top for Most Diverse Faculty in 2024 by the Princeton Review. [ more ]
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Boston.com
1 day ago
Education

Mass. House and Senate approve a $58B state budget deal

$117 million allocated for free community colleges in Massachusetts covering tuition and fees for students. [ more ]
#law-schools
Above the Law
2 days ago
Education

Law Schools With The Most Competitive Students v. Law Schools With The Best Quality Of Life (2024)

Elite law schools are not listed for having the most competitive students, showing a different perspective on school environment. [ more ]
Above the Law
3 days ago
Education

The Law Schools With The Most Conservative And Liberal Students (2024)

Law schools are seeing increased interest due to political division, with students choosing schools aligned with their political ideologies. [ more ]
24/7 Wall St.
4 days ago
Education

The Most Selective Law Schools in the US, Ranked

Demand for lawyers is growing rapidly, with a projected 8% employment increase between 2022 and 2032. [ more ]
Above the Law
2 days ago
Education

Law Schools With The Most Competitive Students v. Law Schools With The Best Quality Of Life (2024)

Elite law schools are not listed for having the most competitive students, showing a different perspective on school environment. [ more ]
Above the Law
3 days ago
Education

The Law Schools With The Most Conservative And Liberal Students (2024)

Law schools are seeing increased interest due to political division, with students choosing schools aligned with their political ideologies. [ more ]
24/7 Wall St.
4 days ago
Education

The Most Selective Law Schools in the US, Ranked

Demand for lawyers is growing rapidly, with a projected 8% employment increase between 2022 and 2032. [ more ]
morelaw-schools
#act-exam
www.npr.org
2 days ago
Education

The science section of the ACT exam will now be optional

The ACT exam will now offer optional science section, reduced duration, and a choice of different test versions for students' convenience. [ more ]
ABC7 San Francisco
4 days ago
Education

Changes coming to ACT exam, test will be significantly shorter and cheaper

The ACT exam is undergoing significant changes with the science section becoming optional, a shorter core test, and more flexible testing options. [ more ]
www.npr.org
2 days ago
Education

The science section of the ACT exam will now be optional

The ACT exam will now offer optional science section, reduced duration, and a choice of different test versions for students' convenience. [ more ]
ABC7 San Francisco
4 days ago
Education

Changes coming to ACT exam, test will be significantly shorter and cheaper

The ACT exam is undergoing significant changes with the science section becoming optional, a shorter core test, and more flexible testing options. [ more ]
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#education-policy
Sacramento Bee
2 days ago
Education

With new California ban on outing trans kids, what happens in these Placer County schools?

California school districts must comply with the new law prohibiting parental notification policies that 'out' transgender students. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
3 days ago
Education

California school district sues state governor over new trans law

California's Safety Act prohibits schools from outing LGBTQ+ students to parents, sparking a lawsuit from Chino Valley Unified School District against Governor Newsom. [ more ]
Truthout
4 days ago
Education

Ron Johnson Falsely Insinuates at Moms for Liberty Event That Large Public Schools Led to Trump Shooting

Senator Ron Johnson linked large schools to an incident with former President Trump, pushing to dismantle public education. [ more ]
New York Post
3 days ago
Education

NYC hits charter school cap, can't open any more without state approval: regulator

Pressure to lift charter school cap in NYC. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
5 days ago
Education

California bars school districts from outing LGBTQ+ kids to their parents

California governor Gavin Newsom signed a bill prohibiting the outing of LGBTQ+ students by school districts to their parents. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
5 days ago
Education

Newsom signs first-in-nation bill banning schools' transgender notification policies

California is the first state to ban school districts from notifying parents if their child changes pronouns or identifies as a different gender. [ more ]
Sacramento Bee
2 days ago
Education

With new California ban on outing trans kids, what happens in these Placer County schools?

California school districts must comply with the new law prohibiting parental notification policies that 'out' transgender students. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
3 days ago
Education

California school district sues state governor over new trans law

California's Safety Act prohibits schools from outing LGBTQ+ students to parents, sparking a lawsuit from Chino Valley Unified School District against Governor Newsom. [ more ]
Truthout
4 days ago
Education

Ron Johnson Falsely Insinuates at Moms for Liberty Event That Large Public Schools Led to Trump Shooting

Senator Ron Johnson linked large schools to an incident with former President Trump, pushing to dismantle public education. [ more ]
New York Post
3 days ago
Education

NYC hits charter school cap, can't open any more without state approval: regulator

Pressure to lift charter school cap in NYC. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
5 days ago
Education

California bars school districts from outing LGBTQ+ kids to their parents

California governor Gavin Newsom signed a bill prohibiting the outing of LGBTQ+ students by school districts to their parents. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
5 days ago
Education

Newsom signs first-in-nation bill banning schools' transgender notification policies

California is the first state to ban school districts from notifying parents if their child changes pronouns or identifies as a different gender. [ more ]
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Fortune
2 days ago
Education

Blanket phone bans in schools are well-intentioned-but they could backfire

Blanket phone bans in schools may overlook the potential benefits of integrating technology for learning and productivity. [ more ]
Fortune Education
2 days ago
Education

Get free college credits! Google and Howard University team up to expose underrepresented students to data analytics

College graduates earn $1.2M more on average in their lifetime; pursuing a degree enhances social and economic mobility. [ more ]
Padailypost
2 days ago
Education

Attempted kidnapping at high school

Quick response from the teacher prevented potential harm to students. [ more ]
New York Post
1 day ago
Education

For our kids, any Democrat win means schoolhouse madness

Democratic contenders beholden to teachers' unions may harm kids' education. [ more ]
#bangladesh
www.nytimes.com
2 days ago
Education

Why Deadly Protests Are Roiling Bangladesh

Tens of thousands of Bangladeshi citizens protest government job distribution, demanding quota system overhaul. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
3 days ago
Education

Bangladesh cuts mobile internet as student protests over jobs intensify

Bangladeshi students protest civil service hiring rules. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
4 days ago
Education

Bangladesh students defy orders, occupy universities as tensions spiral

Students and police are in a tense standoff at universities in Bangladesh over the quota system for government jobs. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
5 days ago
Education

At least one student killed during anti-quota protests in Bangladesh

Demand to end quota system for government jobs intensifies with student's death in Bangladesh protests. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
5 days ago
Education

We sought rights': Bangladesh on edge after quota protest turns violent

Students in Bangladesh are protesting against the reinstatement of a quota system in government jobs, leading to clashes and injuries on university campuses. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
5 days ago
Education

Bangladesh Deploys Border Force to Try to Quell Student Protests

Bangladesh deploys paramilitary force amidst violent student protests over government job quotas. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 days ago
Education

Why Deadly Protests Are Roiling Bangladesh

Tens of thousands of Bangladeshi citizens protest government job distribution, demanding quota system overhaul. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
3 days ago
Education

Bangladesh cuts mobile internet as student protests over jobs intensify

Bangladeshi students protest civil service hiring rules. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
4 days ago
Education

Bangladesh students defy orders, occupy universities as tensions spiral

Students and police are in a tense standoff at universities in Bangladesh over the quota system for government jobs. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
5 days ago
Education

At least one student killed during anti-quota protests in Bangladesh

Demand to end quota system for government jobs intensifies with student's death in Bangladesh protests. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
5 days ago
Education

We sought rights': Bangladesh on edge after quota protest turns violent

Students in Bangladesh are protesting against the reinstatement of a quota system in government jobs, leading to clashes and injuries on university campuses. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
5 days ago
Education

Bangladesh Deploys Border Force to Try to Quell Student Protests

Bangladesh deploys paramilitary force amidst violent student protests over government job quotas. [ more ]
morebangladesh
www.mercurynews.com
2 days ago
Education

Kidnapping attempt at Sequoia High School ends in arrest

A 24-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of attempting to kidnap a student at Sequoia High School in Redwood City. [ more ]
#higher-education
Inside Higher Ed | Higher Education News, Events and Jobs
3 days ago
Education

Colleges try radical enrollment tactics after FAFSA fiasco

Ferrum College president uses door-knocking and unconventional methods to recruit students after FAFSA enrollment breakdown. [ more ]
Inside Higher Ed | Higher Education News, Events and Jobs
3 days ago
Education

Second Trump term could bring more pressure on higher ed

Higher education could face increased scrutiny and pressure if Trump wins a second term. [ more ]
Inside Higher Ed | Higher Education News, Events and Jobs
3 days ago
Education

Transfer data can help identify progress and areas of improvements

Transfer students' success is a top priority in higher education, but tracking and accessing transfer information can be challenging, leading to the development of tools like Transfer Explorer. [ more ]
Inside Higher Ed | Higher Education News, Events and Jobs
3 days ago
Education

New regs for accreditors, textbook prices delayed until 2025

The Biden administration postpones new regulations impacting students for further review. [ more ]
Inside Higher Ed | Higher Education News, Events and Jobs
5 days ago
Education

Peer mentors aid in college retention efforts

First-year retention is crucial; peer mentorship for underrepresented students is effective. [ more ]
Inside Higher Ed | Higher Education News, Events and Jobs
3 days ago
Education

Colleges try radical enrollment tactics after FAFSA fiasco

Ferrum College president uses door-knocking and unconventional methods to recruit students after FAFSA enrollment breakdown. [ more ]
Inside Higher Ed | Higher Education News, Events and Jobs
3 days ago
Education

Second Trump term could bring more pressure on higher ed

Higher education could face increased scrutiny and pressure if Trump wins a second term. [ more ]
Inside Higher Ed | Higher Education News, Events and Jobs
3 days ago
Education

Transfer data can help identify progress and areas of improvements

Transfer students' success is a top priority in higher education, but tracking and accessing transfer information can be challenging, leading to the development of tools like Transfer Explorer. [ more ]
Inside Higher Ed | Higher Education News, Events and Jobs
3 days ago
Education

New regs for accreditors, textbook prices delayed until 2025

The Biden administration postpones new regulations impacting students for further review. [ more ]
Inside Higher Ed | Higher Education News, Events and Jobs
5 days ago
Education

Peer mentors aid in college retention efforts

First-year retention is crucial; peer mentorship for underrepresented students is effective. [ more ]
morehigher-education
#lgbtq-rights
Los Angeles Times
3 days ago
Education

Conservative legal group sues Gov. Newsom over new transgender school law

California law AB 1955 bans schools from informing parents about students' gender identities, sparking a legal battle and political debate. [ more ]
Advocate.com
2 days ago
Education

Chino Valley school district sues California over new law banning forced outing

California passed a law banning the outing of LGBTQ+ students without consent, facing a lawsuit from Chino Valley Unified School District and parents. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
3 days ago
Education

Conservative legal group sues Gov. Newsom over new transgender school law

California law AB 1955 bans schools from informing parents about students' gender identities, sparking a legal battle and political debate. [ more ]
Advocate.com
2 days ago
Education

Chino Valley school district sues California over new law banning forced outing

California passed a law banning the outing of LGBTQ+ students without consent, facing a lawsuit from Chino Valley Unified School District and parents. [ more ]
morelgbtq-rights
www.yourlocalguardian.co.uk
3 days ago
Education

Sutton secondary school performance rankings by Department for Education

The DfE published data on school performance, highlighting school progress levels with positive scores indicating above-average progress and negative scores indicating below-average progress. [ more ]
Inside Higher Ed | Higher Education News, Events and Jobs
2 days ago
Education

Student-centered teaching should consider instructors first

The challenges of the past years have increased anxiety for many teachers towards the fall semester and student-centered teaching approaches. [ more ]
ABC7 San Francisco
3 days ago
Education

High school students get hands-on experience with internships at UCSF Kanbar Center for Simulation

High school students in SF gain hands-on career experience through internships in various fields like construction, automotive, and healthcare. [ more ]
Entrepreneur
3 days ago
Education

How College Prepares Your Child For Success With This One Trait | Entrepreneur

Independence is a critical trait for success in adulthood and the workplace, cultivated through experiences like living away from home during college. [ more ]
#education-funding
PortlandTribune.com
2 days ago
Education

Gov. Kotek proposes three steps to increase state school fund by a half-billion dollars

Oregon public schools received $10.2 billion historic investment but faced challenges with budget cuts and strikes. [ more ]
Truthout
5 days ago
Education

Arizona's "Model" School Voucher Program Is Causing Massive Budget Meltdown

Arizona's large school voucher program resulted in a budget crisis with substantial unexpected costs. [ more ]
PortlandTribune.com
2 days ago
Education

Gov. Kotek proposes three steps to increase state school fund by a half-billion dollars

Oregon public schools received $10.2 billion historic investment but faced challenges with budget cuts and strikes. [ more ]
Truthout
5 days ago
Education

Arizona's "Model" School Voucher Program Is Causing Massive Budget Meltdown

Arizona's large school voucher program resulted in a budget crisis with substantial unexpected costs. [ more ]
moreeducation-funding
www.bbc.com
2 days ago
Education

Term-time holiday fines here to stay - Phillipson

Parents should avoid term-time holidays to keep children in school, facing fines for non-compliance. [ more ]
Consequence
3 days ago
Education

Max offers 50% off for college students

Max offers 50% discount on subscription for US college students for 12 months, partnering with UNiDAYS for verification. [ more ]
Inside Higher Ed | Higher Education News, Events and Jobs
3 days ago
Education

Connecticut State passes systemwide credit transfer policy

The Connecticut Board of Regents has approved a new credit-transfer policy to facilitate easier transfer of general education credits within the CSCU system. [ more ]
#california
www.mercurynews.com
4 days ago
Education

California school district sues Gov. Newsom over new transgender bill

California school district suing over parental notification law. [ more ]
Sacramento Bee
4 days ago
Education

Elementary teacher hid cameras at school to record kids changing, California cops say

Elementary school teacher arrested for hiding cameras to watch kids change. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
4 days ago
Education

School district sues Gavin Newsom for the right to out trans kids to their parents - LGBTQ Nation

The school district in Southern California has sued Gov. Gavin Newsom over a law banning schools from outing students to parents. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
4 days ago
Education

School district sues Gov. Newsom over new gender-identity law

School district in California files lawsuit against new law banning disclosure of student's gender identity changes to parents. [ more ]
Advocate.com
5 days ago
Education

California bans forced outing of LGBTQ+ students as Gov. Gavin Newsom signs landmark law

California bans forced outing of LGBTQ+ students to guardians. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
4 days ago
Education

California school district sues Gov. Newsom over new transgender bill

California school district suing over parental notification law. [ more ]
Sacramento Bee
4 days ago
Education

Elementary teacher hid cameras at school to record kids changing, California cops say

Elementary school teacher arrested for hiding cameras to watch kids change. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
4 days ago
Education

School district sues Gavin Newsom for the right to out trans kids to their parents - LGBTQ Nation

The school district in Southern California has sued Gov. Gavin Newsom over a law banning schools from outing students to parents. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
4 days ago
Education

School district sues Gov. Newsom over new gender-identity law

School district in California files lawsuit against new law banning disclosure of student's gender identity changes to parents. [ more ]
Advocate.com
5 days ago
Education

California bans forced outing of LGBTQ+ students as Gov. Gavin Newsom signs landmark law

California bans forced outing of LGBTQ+ students to guardians. [ more ]
morecalifornia
Fortune
4 days ago
Education

The ACT Exam is getting shorter-and the science section is now optional

The ACT test will be shortened by up to an hour and the science portion will be made optional, providing students with more flexibility and reducing test fatigue. [ more ]
Business Matters
4 days ago
Education

A Conversation with Laurynn Evans: Shaping the Future of Education

Laurynn Evans integrates global perspectives and technology into education, fostering multicultural understanding and preparing students for a connected world. [ more ]
Above the Law
4 days ago
Education

The Best Law Schools In America For Career Prospects (2024)

Princeton Review released its annual law school ranking, emphasizing improved methodology focused on career prospects data. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
4 days ago
Education

High school sports transfers in California reach record level: 17,068

High school sports transfers in California hit a record high for the 2023-24 school year, driven by parental decisions for sports reasons. [ more ]
ScienceDaily
3 days ago
Education

Chatbot Iris offers students individual support

Chatbot Iris developed by TUM assists informatics students with programming assignments, improving understanding of programming concepts and complementing human tutors. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
4 days ago
Education

Warning disabled children could be at risk of exploitation by criminal gangs

Children with special needs and disabilities are at risk of criminal and sexual exploitation due to gaps in government services. [ more ]
Entrepreneur
4 days ago
Education

Her Son Struggled In School. After Helping Him Become an 'A' Student, She Started a Business to Replicate Their Success. | Entrepreneur

Starting a successful tutoring business by identifying individual needs and leveraging government resources for growth. [ more ]
Miami Herald
4 days ago
Education

Who's on the ballot for the Miami-Dade School Board? Here's what you should know

School board elections in Miami-Dade County are underway, with candidates running on platforms such as African American history curriculum, library book selection, and school choice initiatives. [ more ]
Securitymagazine
4 days ago
Education

Perspectives on safety and security technology in education

Safety in education requires a layered approach with advanced technology for campus safety. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
4 days ago
Education

California school district allegedly erased LGBTQ+ people from curriculum - LGBTQ Nation

CVUSD's sexual health curriculum lacks LGBTQ+ inclusion, violating state guidelines. [ more ]
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Education

'The children loved it': College organises school's sports days

Children enjoyed a school sports festival organized by college students at Rush Green Primary School. [ more ]
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4 days ago
Education

The Orpington school fighting bullying with ambassadors as young as eight-years-old

An anti-bullying program named the Diana Award at Crofton Junior School empowers 20 ambassadors to support peers and address bullying issues with specific criteria and training. [ more ]
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Education

The 'amazing' Havering schools commended for high Ofsted ratings

Havering schools lauded for achieving high Ofsted ratings [ more ]
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16 Baffling School Scandals That'll Most Likely Disturb You (I'm Sorry To Report)

Children facing challenges such as learning disabilities and homesickness need understanding and support from teachers and parents. [ more ]
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Sacramento State rolls out faculty 'cluster hire' to meet Latino student needs. Is it enough?

Sacramento State plans a 'cluster hire' of 17 faculty members specializing in working with Latino students by fall 2025. [ more ]
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4 days ago
Education

This school has 12-hour days, 'relaxing' meals - and no smartphones

A London high school implemented a 12-hour school day to reduce students' device reliance, resulting in positive outcomes. [ more ]
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4 days ago
Education

California gender-identity law elicits praise from LGBTQ+ advocates, backlash from parent groups

California law bars schools from notifying parents of child's gender change without permission. [ more ]
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5 days ago
Education

California bans school rules requiring parents notification of child's pronoun change

California is the first state to forbid schools from informing parents of a child's gender identification change, aiming to protect LGBTQ+ students. [ more ]
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4 days ago
Education

California gender-identity law elicits praise from LGBTQ+ advocates, backlash from parent groups

California law bars schools from notifying parents of child's gender change without permission. [ more ]
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5 days ago
Education

California bans school rules requiring parents notification of child's pronoun change

California is the first state to forbid schools from informing parents of a child's gender identification change, aiming to protect LGBTQ+ students. [ more ]
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Education

A Remarkable School-Choice Experiment

Competition among public schools can improve student outcomes and close achievement gaps. [ more ]
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Widespread unavailability of SAT leaves some wondering: Is it time to say goodbye to standardized tests?

Elite schools like Stanford are reversing test-optional policies, sparking concerns about standardized test equity and perpetuating elitism in admissions. [ more ]
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Education

Could Labour's plan to put VAT on private schools lead to parents 'Finding Religion'

Labour Party proposes VAT on private schools to level the education playing field. [ more ]
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Bridging campus divide with Dangerous Ideas, AI moderators

Students need to engage in robust arguments to form strong opinions even if they hold unpopular views. [ more ]
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Education

Campus protest hearings continue at the state level

State lawmakers conducting hearings on university responses to pro-Palestinian protests, cultural sensitivity, and political motivations. [ more ]
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4 days ago
Education

Calif. bans school policies notifying parents of kids' gender identity

California became the first state to prohibit school disclosure of students' LGBTQ identities without consent. [ more ]
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5 days ago
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11 must-have gadgets for college students in 2024

Having the right tech gadgets can significantly enhance the college experience. [ more ]
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