#high-school

Unvaccinated but masked students no longer have to quarantine; COVID testing becomes weekly in NYC schools
Mayor de Blasio announced significant changes to school quarantine and testing policies. But entire elementary school classrooms may still have to quarantine if a teacher tests positive.
49ers on Wednesday: It's Garoppolo vs. Packers' Rodgers again, five months after trade inquiry
SANTA CLARA - Jimmy Garoppolo vividly remembers he and Tom Brady admiring film in their New England Patriots' days, and they watched in awe, not over a Brady dime but rather an Aaron Rodgers' jump pass.
Melvin Van Peebles, fiercely independent filmmaker, dies at 89
Melvin Van Peebles, whose low-budget 1971 phenomenon, "Sweet Sweetback's Baadasssss Song" - an X-rated film about a Black revolutionary's survival on the run - proved a milestone of independent and African American cinema, died Sept. 21 at his home in Manhattan.
How Derrick De La Grana is Preparing NBA Players For the Upcoming Season
As players around the League get ready for the upcoming season, NBA Development coaches like Derrick De La Grana know how crucial the offseason is towards their success.
Barbara Campbell Cooke, 85, Widow of the Slain Sam Cooke, Is Dead
They were teenage sweethearts, but their marriage turned tragic, and when she married the protégé singer Bobby Womack, the publicity was intense and the boos were loud.
Scott Lay, chronicler of California politics with a must-read newsletter, dies at 48
Scott Lay, an attorney by training, a fierce advocate for community colleges and the author of a must-read newsletter in the state Capitol, has died at 48.
Student journalists need better editing and management training, and we're here to help - Poynter
I followed a common path at my student publication in college: I was a beat reporter for the university news section my freshman year.
Opinion: Newsom must sign ethnic studies graduation requirement
Nearly two decades ago as legislative staff, I drafted the first bill aiming to standardize ethnic studies in California high schools.
Jaden Rattay has been in right place at right time for 5-0 Lincoln
It's a rite of passage involving fathers and sons who play games against each other, an understanding one day that Dad will no longer get to spike the football after victory.
India Opens Its Highest Military Ranks to Women After Lengthy Fight
Combat roles will still be restricted, but female soldiers and sailors will have greater access to the academy that leads to choice leadership positions.