A special education school destroyed videotape showing two of its students being wrongly given electric shock treatments despite being ordered to preserve the tape, according to an investigator's report.
A 10-year old Ocala girl brought her lunch to school and a small kitchen knife to cut it. She now faces a felony charge after being arrested. The school and the sheriff's office disagree on the reason for the arrest. [law enforcements proudest mo
Usually when my school foists tyrannical measures onto the student body, a mere "wesayso" will suffice. But for once, my principal has made the arduous trek out into the realm of rational discourse, so that he can lay out the case for compu
Florida local governments and school districts pulled $8 billion out of a state-run investment pool, or 30 percent of its assets, after learning that the money-market fund contained more than $700 million of defaulted debt. Should the withdrawals con
The parents of more than 2,300 Prince George's County students who failed to get forced vaccinations could face fines of $50 a day and up to 10 days in jail if their children don't meet immunization requirements, county officials said yesterd
Anti-war and free-speech advocates joined angry parents and students in their battle with school district officials who may expel a group of students who took part in an Iraq war protest at a school. The protest was viewed as "gross disobedience
A color guard and patriotic drumming is usually enough excitement for most elementary schools [on Veteran's Day], but this year, Bay Haven's celebration included protesters.
The issue is whether kids should also learn about alternatives to
A school superintendent’s decision to suspend, and perhaps expel, two dozen students who took part in a protest against the Iraq war at a suburban high school drew criticism from the students and their parents, who demanded their children be allowed
High schools are rushing to test students for alcohol at extracurricular events like dances and football games. "It's increased dramatically," says Bill Judge, an Illinois attorney who advises high schools on testing. He says thousands
During the week of October 22-26, 2007, college students throughout America, organized under the banner of Students for Concealed Carry on Campus, will attend classes wearing empty holsters, in protest of state laws and campus policies that stack the
The near doubling in the cost of a college degree the past decade has produced an explosion in high-priced student loans that could haunt the US economy for years. While scholarship, grant money and government-backed student loans
School security guards have been caught on camera assaulting a 16-year-old girl and breaking her arm after she spilled some cake during lunch and left some crumbs on the floor after cleaning it up. Caught on camera by another who was then assaulted b
(More BS from the feds) President George W. Bush signed student loan legislation on Thursday that slashes federal subsidies to to lenders such sa Sallie Mae, Citigroup, Bank of America and many others. (Yawn)
Safford Middle School officials did not violate the civil rights of a 13-year-old Safford girl when they forced her to disrobe and expose her breasts and pubic area four years ago while looking for a drug, according to the Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of
Safford Middle School officials did not violate the civil rights of a 13-year-old Safford girl when they forced her to disrobe and expose her breasts and pubic area 4 years ago while looking for a drug, according to the Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Ap
Offering a grammar lesson guaranteed to make any English teacher cringe, President George W. Bush told a group of New York school kids: "Childrens do learn." Bush made his latest grammatical slip-up at a made-for-TV event where he urged Con
"Dear Parents/Guardians of Juniors and Seniors: Congress has passed two major pieces of legislatioin that require local education agencies (high schools) receiving assistance under the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to give
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