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.
An important new book by my colleague Justin Driver, which should be of interest of all who follow constitutional law
The ballot initiative, which would have raised money for education by hiking taxes on the wealthy, "creates a significant danger of confusion or unfairness."
The Department of Education's data on school shootings is riddled with inaccuracies.
Play an augmented-reality zombie shooter in a school halllway, go to jail.
School Strip-Searches 22 Sixth-Grade Girls Because a Cop Thought They Were Hiding $50 in Their Underwear
Despite the best efforts of a nurse who "loosened their bras" and "checked around the waistband of their panties," no money was found.
"If I do go to court and get wrongfully convicted, my whole life is ruined."
Pensions, Administrative Bloat, and the Success of Charter Schools Are Driving the Los Angeles Public School System Towards Insolvency
The school district points fingers at charter schools instead of trying to slim down and compete, a new report says.
Mass shooters are not disproportionately white, despite what you may have heard.
Seeing your kids held hostage in a battle between government factions is a great incentive to look for alternatives.
According to law enforcement, most of the dead are students. Two suspects are in custody.
School officials drag dancing graduates off stage and threaten cheering relatives with fines.