The incident is just the latest in a string of excessive force incidents involving school resource officers around the country.
It's a solid budget proposal—too bad it won't go anywhere.
"I'm retiring earlier than I had planned because I just can't be a part of this any longer."
Most teens who are depressed or bullied will never respond with mass violence. You wouldn't know it from these threat assessment recommendations.
Students should avoid e-cigarettes because they "have chemicals in them," a lesson warns.
Reading logs rarely instill a love of reading in children. We ought to just drop the act.
Increasingly theatrical and frightening active shooter drills are surprisingly common, even though school shootings are not.
Another example of the school-to-prison pipeline, which mislabels kids as criminals.
Sandy Hook Promise Ad Hypes the Danger of School Shootings, Fostering Irrational Fears and Bad Policies
Official responses to these extremely rare crimes are grossly disproportionate in light of the risk they actually pose.
"Controlled choice" is supposed to fix inequality in New York public schools. It might make everything worse.
Harry Potter and the Baffling Return of Religious Panic
Posting “Finna be lit” on Snapchat shouldn’t have gotten Nathan Myers thrown out of school.
"It was the year 2019, and everybody was finally equal."
A school criminalizes a playground injury.
Want to join the robotics team? You'll need to pass a drug test first.
This School District Threatened To Take Kids Away From Parents Over Lunch Debt. Then It Refused a Businessman's Offer to Pay Those Debts.
Instead of teaching kids the importance of paying their debts, Wyoming Valley West school district offered a lesson about the arbitrary and terrifying power of government.
The principal calls it "very, very serious" wrongdoing.
NCAA has warned the state that if the "Fair Pay To Play Act" passes, all California schools would be ineligible to participate in postseason play.
Spending four times more in real dollars per pupil doesn't compensate for low-quality teaching.
The presidential candidate suggested at the time that charter schools and traditional public schools can coexist.
But what she did wasn't actually illegal.
The mass shooting became a story about gun control. But it's also a story of incomprehensible government failure.
That's on top of massive long-term debts for retiree health care benefits.
They demanded higher salaries. The real problem: A disconnect between what teachers see in their paychecks and what employers are actually paying them.
Private schools are holding their ground against surging competition and scared regulators.
The LAUSD has seen a 16 percent jump in administrative staffers since 2004-and per pupil spending has been marching steadily upwards.
Currently, most Florida public school teachers can't carry in the classroom.
Episode 1 of Free Speech Rules, a new video series by UCLA Law Professor Eugene Volokh
Bans like these just encourage a victim mentality.
But she sure did anyway!
This Sixth-Grader's Breast Cancer Awareness Shirt Clearly Isn't 'Offensive.' So Why Did the School Make Him Cover It Up?
Blake Coil is trying to support his grandmother's cancer battle. The school doesn't like that his shirt says "tata."
"He did absolutely nothing wrong," one witness said.
Until we can get government entirely out of education, we'll have to keep fighting to preserve and expand our ability to choose what's right for our kids.
Minds and dollars are a terrible thing to waste.
A new class about what to expect at a traffic stop is being mandated for all high school students.
Those tykes are worth big bucks to institutional educators, so if you don't hand 'em over, you might be slapped with fines or even incarceration.