While script may wire the brain, connect to history, and come more naturally to many kids, digital print is winning.
Kids are beside the point when government officials and union leaders keep them waiting on labor negotiations that serve everybody but students and their families.
"Our findings suggest that increasing SRO staffing in schools does not improve school safety and that increasing exclusionary responses to school discipline incidents increases the criminalization of school discipline."
New data suggest that school districts in states with stronger teachers unions are significantly less likely to reopen in person this fall.
His wrists were too small for the cuffs, though.
DIY approaches to education—including homeschooling, learning pods, and microschools—are gaining popularity as public schools fold under pressure.
With public schools largely out of commission, parents are putting together their own ad hoc schooling alternatives.
Teachers Unions Want Wealth Taxes, Charter School Bans, and Medicare for All Before Schools Can Reopen
What does this have to do with safely educating kids in the midst of a pandemic? Not much.
A new survey finds parents are substantially more satisfied with private and charter schools’ responses to the pandemic than they were with those of traditional public schools.
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We should fund students instead of systems.
Boys skateboard in the streets of Kabul, one student explains in the documentary, but girls would risk reprisals for daring to do so.
Parents should be able to respond to this blunt dismissal of their children's needs by taking their business elsewhere.
If you try homeschooling, you may discover that it's not just a good way to keep COVID-19 at bay, but a good educational approach and fit for your family more generally.
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.