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Ivy League schools headline some of the hardest colleges to get into

24/7 Wall St. created an index of acceptance rates as well as SAT and ACT scores to identify the hardest colleges to get into.       ...

Ivy League schools headline some of the hardest colleges to get into

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Here are the states where Trump’s Mexico tariffs would hit hardest A handful of U.S. states — including some that will play big roles in the 2020 election — will feel the brunt of the pain from President Donald Trump&...
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The colleges with the most drug and alcohol arrests The school with the most alcohol arrests isn't particularly known as a party school, but it posted 189.6 such instances per 10,000 students in 20...
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Trump: More aid for some historic black colleges President Donald Trump announced Tuesday that the government will no longer restrict historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) that have a ...
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‘I am in your head. The rent is free.’ Meet the hardest-working mouth in MLS. Quincy Amarikwa, a well-traveled forward in his first season with D.C. United, uses psychological warfare to unnerve opponents including superstar Zla...
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Ogletree, Augenstein headline US Walker Cup team U.S. Amateur champion Andy Ogletree and runner-up John Augenstein headline the United States' final seven additions to its Walker Cup team  ...
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10:16, 09/06/2019

Ogier and di Grassi headline Extreme E's new driver programme The Extreme E electric off-road SUV racing series has launched a driver's programme to recruit competitors for its first season in 2021, which include...
06:16, 09/13/2019

Public Enemy and the X-Men headline our favorite stories of the week Here’s a compilation of our favorite features published this week. Be sure to follow along with our TV recaps and check out all our recent reviews....
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Gobert, George, Giannis headline NBA All-Defensive teams NEW YORK (AP) — Defensive Player of the Year Rudy Gobert and MVP finalists Giannis Antetokounmpo and Paul George were the leading vote-getters for the...
02:48, 05/23/2019

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13:48, 08/24/2019

How Investors Get Fooled by Financial Headline “Flip-Flops” On June 7, the Dow Industrials climbed 263 points even as the latest U.S. jobs numbers disappointed. See how financial journalists scrambled to make t...
21:00, 06/12/2019

Klopp and Guardiola’s touchline quarrel is the headline act at Wembley "With England\u0027s best two sides severely under-strength on Sunday in the 97th Community Shield, the contact between Pep Guardiola and Jurgen Klopp...
20:00, 08/03/2019

Nicki Minaj Set to Headline Concert in Saudi Arabia (DUBAI, United Arab Emirates) — Saudi Arabia said Wednesday that hip-hop star Nicki Minaj will perform in the ultraconservative kingdom as it sh...
14:32, 07/03/2019

Trio of first-timers headline WNBA All-Star reserves Diamond DeShields, Erica Wheeler and Odyssey Sims will be making their All-Star debuts as the trio was selected for the game in Las Vegas later this m...
02:32, 07/16/2019

Grammy darling Brandi Carlile is no ‘Joke’ as she gets set to headline MSG After her early days as “a hustler … playing four-hour sets in seafood restaurants and s–t,” Brandi Carlile was more than ready for her Gr...
06:48, 09/13/2019

Nadal and Williams headline party for all ages at U.S. Open There will be something for every age at the U.S. Open this weekend with golden oldies Rafa Nadal and Serena Williams looking for more U.S. Open Grand...
07:00, 09/07/2019

Girls to the front: why gender is still a headline issue at festivals How hard can it be to have equal gender representation on festival bills? As Primavera proves, not hard at allThe festival lineup poster with all of t...
17:16, 05/03/2019

Bruce Springsteen, Jon Stewart headline veterans’ fundraiser Bruce Springsteen, Jon Stewart, John Oliver, Hasan Minhaj and Ronny Chieng will headline this year’s Stand Up for Heroes fundraiser, which benefits in...
18:00, 09/09/2019

If you don’t rate him… Stormzy trolls Moyes in Glastonbury headline set "Grime artist Stormzy sent Manchester United fans into meltdown on Friday after he used his Glastonbury headline set to mock former manager David Moye...
13:00, 06/29/2019

Bruce Springsteen, Jon Stewart headline veterans' fundraiser Two New Jersey icons — Bruce Springsteen and Jon Stewart — will once again headline this year's Stand Up for Heroes fundraiser, which benefits injured...
17:33, 09/09/2019

The end of Game Of Thrones and Veep headline our favorite stories of the week Here’s a compilation of our favorite features published this week. Be sure to follow along with our TV recaps and check out all our recent reviews....
17:00, 05/18/2019

If you thought we’d never fit Hotel Transylvania and “penis cake” into the same headline, you were wrong God bless Miley Cyrus for making all of our non-eternal-Hemsworth-matrimony-based dreams come true today, as the singer-songwriter finally allowed us ...
19:16, 08/23/2019

Far From Home and the best games of 2019 headline our favorite stories of the week Here’s a compilation of our favorite features published this week. Be sure to follow along with our TV recaps and check out all our recent reviews....
18:32, 06/29/2019

Deadwood and Sir Elton John headline our favorite stories of the week Here’s a compilation of our favorite features published this week. Be sure to follow along with our TV recaps and check out all our recent reviews....
19:16, 06/01/2019

If you thought we'd never fit Hotel Transylvania and "penis cake" into the same headline, you were wrong God bless Miley Cyrus for making all of our non-eternal-Hemsworth-matrimony-based dreams come true today, as the singer-songwriter finally allowed us ...
04:48, 08/23/2019

Bikini Kill, The Raconteurs, and The B-52s headline this year's Riot Fest With Lollapalooza having evolved into its final form as a Top 40 festival and Pitchfork’s annual gathering mostly a celebration of the hottest new tal...
20:48, 05/29/2019

Freddie Starr: Ex-model reveals truth behind hamster headline The woman at the heart of the notorious 1986 "Freddie Starr ate my hamster" headline has revealed the truth behind the story that went on to define th...
21:16, 05/11/2019

Penicheiro, Riley Hunter headline Hall of Fame class KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Ruth Riley Hunter says her journey to the Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame began in front of her television set more than...
06:16, 06/09/2019

Facebook fact-checker finds UK Conservatives ran ads with altered BBC headline One of Facebook's third-party fact-checkers accused Britain's governing Conservative Party on Friday of misrepresenting a BBC News article in its ads ...
08:16, 09/14/2019

New York Times changes front-page Trump headline after backlash Original headline read ‘Trump urges unity vs racism’ – prompting accusations that newspaper was feeding president’s narrativeThe New York Times was fo...
04:00, 08/07/2019

NBA draft winners and losers: Bol Bol, New Orleans Pelicans headline list The NBA draft has come and gone, but before we look too far ahead, let's take a step back and examine the winners — and losers — from...
19:32, 06/21/2019

Stephen King and Lana Del Rey headline our favorite stories of the week Here’s a compilation of our favorite features published this week. Be sure to follow along with our TV recaps and check out all our recent reviews....
16:16, 09/07/2019

Peter Thiel, Ann Coulter to headline NYC fundraiser for Kris Kobach A pol from the Kansas cornfields is coming to New York to make it rain. Kris Kobach, a former state Secretary of State, will be the focus of a fundrai...
02:16, 09/15/2019

Pitchfork and The Lion King headline our favorite stories of the week Here’s a compilation of our favorite features published this week. Be sure to follow along with our TV recaps and check out all our recent reviews....
15:00, 07/20/2019

Double the risk of death! The problem with headline health statistics The way in which a statistic is presented can entirely change how alarming it sounds. And too often, both newspapers and scientific journals choose th...
21:00, 04/28/2019

Soledad O'Brien slams CNN over its headline asking 'how black' will royal baby be Ex-CNN anchor Soledad O'Brien slammed her former network on Monday after CNN’s website responded to the birth of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s son ...
03:48, 05/08/2019

Nicki Minaj to headline music festival in Saudi Arabia Saudi government accused of hypocrisy for requiring women attending to wear full-length robe Nicki Minaj will perform in Saudi Arabia, it was announce...
20:16, 07/03/2019

Legendary Mario Player Is Building Some Of The Hardest Mario Maker 2 Levels You'll Ever See It’s a good thing you have to beat a level before uploading it in Super Mario Maker 2, or else who knows what kind of twisted horrors longtime player ...
01:48, 07/11/2019

'Deaths of despair' from drugs, alcohol and suicide hit young adults hardest When Brittany Rose Hallett of Indiana drank herself to death at 26, her $50,000 student loan debt was "weighing heavy on her mind," says her mother. ...
08:48, 06/13/2019

US Open Day Eight Order of Play: Naomi Osaka, Rafa Nadal headline "Defending champion Naomi Osaka will seek a spot in the US Open quarter-finals when she returns to the court on Monday while second seed Rafa Nadal fa...
18:32, 09/02/2019

SEC spring meetings: Alcohol, gambling, transfer waivers headline key topics Alcohol, gambling and transfers are among the topics to likely come up when the members of SEC get together at their spring meetings.   ...
22:48, 05/28/2019

After Massive Backlash, New York Times Amends Headline On Donald Trump The New York Times weathered intense backlash Monday night for its front-page headline about President Trump's response to the pair of mass shootings ...
10:16, 08/07/2019

Niecy Nash and Once Upon A Time...In Hollywood headline our favorite stories of the week Here’s a compilation of our favorite features published this week. Be sure to follow along with our TV recaps and check out all our recent reviews....
09:48, 07/28/2019

Trump praises New York Times headline that sparked uproar after shootings Trump says initial headline, which the newspaper was forced to change amid backlash, was ‘the correct description’Donald Trump has criticised the New ...
06:16, 08/08/2019

Fortnite developer Epic Games to headline PC Gaming Show 2019 Fortnite developer Epic Games is headlining the PC Gaming Show 2019 keynote event, our friends at PC Gamer announced today. The event will take p...
00:16, 05/15/2019

Meryl Streep, Tom Hanks and JLo headline Toronto film festival lineup A string of Oscar-tipped films, including Steven Soderbergh’s starry Netflix movie about the Panama papers, will head to Toronto in SeptemberOscar-tip...
17:00, 07/23/2019

The Cannes Film Festival and Wes Studi headline our favorite stories of the week Here’s a compilation of our favorite features published this week. Be sure to follow along with our TV recaps and check out all our recent reviews....
17:16, 05/25/2019

Ashes 1st Test: Steve Smith Hundred, Stuart Broad Five-For Headline Day 1 ENG vs AUS Highlights, Ashes 2019: Steve Smith marked his return to Test cricket with a hundred before Australia were bowled out for 284 on the openin...
04:16, 08/02/2019

New York Times amends front-page headline after intense backlash Facing intense criticism, The New York Times changed a front-page headline about President Trump’s response to the back-to-back mass shootings that cl...
17:00, 08/06/2019

Dick Cheney to headline high-dollar fundraiser for Donald Trump Former vice president Dick Cheney is set to headline a high-dollar fundraiser for President Donald Trump’s 2020 campaign and the Republican Party on M...
08:32, 08/18/2019

Morena Baccarin and the downfall of the VMAs headline our favorite stories of the week Here’s a compilation of our favorite features published this week. Be sure to follow along with our TV recaps and check out all our recent reviews....
14:00, 08/31/2019

New Rise of Skywalker trailer, Marvel TV shows headline Disney’s D23 expo The Disney D23 Expo has become a font of information for breaking Disney news, and this year’s event - which took place over the weekend - was ...
00:00, 08/27/2019

Scott Aukerman and Vampire Weekend headline our favorite stories of the week Here’s a compilation of our favorite features published this week. Be sure to follow along with our TV recaps and check out all our recent reviews....
13:48, 05/04/2019

UPDATE 1-Facebook fact-checker finds UK Conservatives ran ads with altered BBC headline One of Facebook's third-party fact-checkers accused Britain's governing Conservative Party on Friday of misrepresenting a BBC News article in its ads ...
08:48, 09/14/2019

Rian Johnson and the Joker headline our favorite stories out of TIFF this week Here’s a compilation of our favorite features published this week. Be sure to follow along with our TV recaps and check out all our recent reviews....
15:16, 09/14/2019

Switch Zelda sequel, Animal Crossing headline Nintendo’s E3 event Zelda's dominance in this trailer may hint to her inclusion as a playable character, if not an outright two-player mode, but Nintendo did not offer an...
04:00, 06/12/2019

Black Mirror and The Handmaid's Tale headline our favorite stories of the week Here’s a compilation of our favorite features published this week. Be sure to follow along with our TV recaps and check out all our recent reviews....
17:16, 06/08/2019

Madonna to headline Pride event at Hudson River Park’s Pier 97 It’s official: Madonna will get into the groove at World Pride NYC. After months of speculation by rabid fans, NYC Pride confirmed Monday that the Mat...
20:48, 06/03/2019

Serena, Osaka, Halep headline 3rd round French Open action Serena Williams, Naomi Osaka and Simona Halep all have had their rough patches so far in the French Open        ...
12:32, 06/01/2019

Monica Lewinsky and Zadie Smith to headline new feminist ideas festival in Australia Helen Garner, Jia Tolentino and Aminatou Sow will also feature in November’s Broadside festival in Melbourne hosted by the Wheeler Centre Monica Lewin...
12:32, 09/16/2019

Stranger Things and The Blair Witch Project headline our favorite stories of the week Here’s a compilation of our favorite features published this week. Be sure to follow along with our TV recaps and check out all our recent reviews....
22:32, 07/13/2019

Wu-Tang Clan become first hip-hop act to headline country music's legendary Ryman stage Legendary rap group Wu-Tang Clan took over the Mother Church of Country Music on Sunday night as the rest of Nashville closed out CMA Fest 2019. ...
17:00, 06/10/2019

Thomas Haden Church and Sleater-Kinney headline our favorite stories of the week Here’s a compilation of our favorite features published this week. Be sure to follow along with our TV recaps and check out all our recent reviews....
01:00, 08/18/2019

Lin Shaye and Game Of Thrones' final conflict headline our favorite stories of the week Here’s a compilation of our favorite features published this week. Be sure to follow along with our TV recaps and check out all our recent reviews....
13:32, 05/11/2019

Dean Baquet Tries to Explain Terrible New York Times Headline: 'It Was Too Small a Space' Dean Baquet, the executive editor at the New York Times, did not see the front page of Tuesday’s newspaper before it went to press Monday night, accor...
15:16, 08/07/2019

Dean Baquet Tries to Explain Terrible New York Times Headline : 'It Was Too Small a Space' Dean Baquet, the executive editor at the New York Times, did not see the front page of Tuesday’s newspaper before it went to press Monday night, accor...
07:00, 08/07/2019

Clemson, Alabama headline college football's post-spring top 25 for 2019 Clemson and Alabama met in last year's title game and the Tigers and Crimson Tide are at the top of the post-spring college football Top 25 for 2...
15:00, 04/30/2019

Dennis Quaid, Kiefer Sutherland and More to Headline 2019 National Memorial Day Parade Memorial Day is just a few weeks away, and Dennis Quaid will be observing the holiday in a big way. The American Veterans Center will be hosting its ...
01:16, 05/03/2019

A Mario Master Coached Me On The Hardest Mario Technique I’ve been playing Super Mario games since the first Super Mario Bros. came out on the NES. I think I’m pretty good at them. However, whenever I see ma...
03:48, 07/27/2019

Indians' Bieber shines at home to help American League past National League again Shane Bieber went from a late addition in the 90th All-Star Game to an MVP performance as the American League held on to defeat the National League 4-...
09:16, 07/10/2019

Uefa Super Cup 2019: When and where will Champions League and Europa League winners meet? With English football dominating this season's European finals, two Premier League sides will go head-to-head on the continent once more later this ye...
10:48, 05/29/2019

Champions League and Europa League finals to get free live stream from BT Sport Horrible, wasn't it. Seeing those live scores come in during the Champions League semi-finals, knowing that you were missing two of the most exci...
20:48, 05/26/2019

Major League Baseball banning players from Venezuelan Winter League during offseason The Venezuelan Winter League is a place where some major leaguers and minor leaguers play in the offseason. That will not be an option this upcoming o...
06:48, 08/23/2019

'League of Legends' adopts Overwatch League-style premium eSports pass League of Legends isn't just one of the biggest games on the planet, it's perhaps the most popular eSport too. Starting with the upcoming Su...
21:32, 05/24/2019

Premier League team news and Football League finale countdown – live! Press conference updates, latest stories and morePremier League: 10 things to look out for this weekendAnd feel free to email Ed here. Tweet @ed_aaron...
10:32, 05/03/2019

These colleges let students ditch extra loans. But will students pay more in the long run? Don't take out another student loan, colleges say. We'll give you money - if you give us a percentage of your income after college. Is it a ...
01:00, 06/21/2019

Netherlands call up Premier League stars for Nations League finals "Netherlands have called up Liverpool pair Virgil van Dijk and Georginio Wijnaldum for next month’s Nations League finals in Portugal despite their in...
20:16, 05/10/2019

Valencia clinch Champions League spot, Getafe in Europa League "Valencia secured Champions League football for the second year in a row by winning 2-0 at Real Valladolid on Saturday, clinching fourth place in La L...
00:16, 05/19/2019

Swiss league opposes elite clubs’ Champions League plan BERN, Switzerland (AP) — The Swiss soccer league says its teams oppose a European Club Association-driven plan to reform the Champions League in 2024....
19:00, 05/28/2019

No Champions League football for Arsenal next season as Chelsea consign Gunners to Europa League Arsenal will be playing Europa League football again next season after defeat against Chelsea in Baku saw the Gunners miss out on potential Champions ...
02:00, 05/30/2019

Major League Soccer announces St. Louis expansion franchise, 28th team in league Major League Soccer announced Tuesday that it will be expanding to St. Louis, the 28th team in league. Miami, Nashville and Austin clubs on the way. ...
02:00, 08/21/2019

Europa League draw reaction, Premier League previews and transfer latest – live! All the latest ahead of the weekend, including Arsenal-Spurs Premier League: 10 things to look out for this weekendChampions League group-by-group gui...
16:32, 08/30/2019

Liverpool star Georginio Wijnaldum out to use Premier League disappointment in Champions League Final Liverpool's failure to claim the Premier League title despite putting together a remarkable 97-point season is serving as extra motivation for the Cha...
19:00, 05/24/2019

NBC's fall schedule: Jimmy Smits, Kal Penn and Bradley Whitford headline new shows Bradley Whitford, Jimmy Smits and Kal Penn will lead NBC's only newcomer series for fall. The network leads among young adults.   ...
22:16, 05/12/2019

Bernard Hopkins, Micky Ward headline Atlantic City boxing Hall class Arturo Gatti’s presence will be missed Sunday when Micky Ward is inducted into the Atlantic City Boxing Hall of Fame. Ward’s trilogy with Gatti was on...
09:32, 06/22/2019

Beto O'Rourke to headline CNN town hall amid new push to reach national audience Beto O'Rourke has held 154 town halls in venues like coffee shops, diners and houses since launching his presidential bid in March. On Tuesday, he'll ...
16:32, 05/21/2019

The Lonely Island’s Bash Brothers deliver major-league audacity in a minor-league package Leave it to The Lonely Island to end a three-year sabbatical with a lavishly produced, surprise drop celebrating a nearly forgotten period of baseball...
04:48, 05/24/2019

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp hits out at Uefa over Nations League and Europa League planning Jurgen Klopp launched a surprising two-pronged attack on Uefa on Friday morning, criticising the scheduling of next month's Nations League finals and ...
16:48, 05/10/2019

Women's Super League fixtures could be played as double-headers at Premier League stadiums A number of Women's Super League matches could be played as double-headers alongside Premier League fixtures next season, according to one of the most...
14:32, 07/07/2019

German League Rejects Champions League Reform Proposals The initial proposals envisaged a single, three-tiered European competition with internal promotion and relegation, effectively making it harder for s...
21:00, 05/15/2019

Italy's League should now set government priorities: League parliamentary leader Italy's far-right League should decide the government's priorities if EU election results confirm it has overtaken its coalition partner the 5-Star Mo...
01:00, 05/27/2019

'Closed Champions League' rejected by German Football League "The German Football League has rejected a proposal to create a near-closed Champions League from 2024 onwards, adding to widespread opposition to the...
20:16, 05/15/2019

David Squires on … the Premier League, Champions League and kit news Our cartoonist on Vincent Kompany, coatigans, medical all-clears, Spurs, Chelsea and Neil Warnock. Be warnedTake a look through David’s archive of car...
13:00, 05/07/2019

Dusan Tadic & Daley Blind: Premier League 'rejects' chase Ajax Champions League glory They were outgoing Premier League summer transfers that barely raised an eyebrow - but now Dusan Tadic and Daley Blind are chasing Champions League gl...
14:00, 04/30/2019

Lucy Bronze wins Uefa award, Premier League previews and Europa League draw – live! All the latest ahead of the weekend, including Arsenal-Spurs Premier League: 10 things to look out for this weekendChampions League group-by-group gui...
12:00, 08/30/2019

Declan Rice adamant England squad will not fall out over Champions League final ahead of Nations League Finals Declan Rice is confident the fallout from the Champions League final will not disrupt the harmony in the England squad ahead of the Nations League Fin...
22:16, 05/28/2019

Sadio Mane warns Tottenham: Liverpool Premier League failure is perfect motivation for Champions League Final Sadio Mane has called on players and fans alike to help turn Liverpool's failure to win the Premier League into a positive ahead of the Champions Leag...
13:48, 05/29/2019

Arsenal Champions League blow will not dent confidence ahead of Europa League semi-final, insists Unai Emery Unai Emery assured Arsenal fans that missing out on the Premier League's top four will not knock their confidence ahead of a vital Europa League semi-...
23:32, 05/05/2019

Dax Shepard says his relationship with Kristen Bell is 'the hardest I've ever had' Dax Shepard chats with USA TODAY about his new game show "Spin the Wheel," marriage to Kristen Bell and what his daughters like more than "Frozen." &...
21:00, 06/19/2019

'The hardest 24 notes to play': Why 'Taps' is played to honor fallen heroes “This is our way of saying, ‘thank you’ to the loved ones.” bugler Bruce McKee said.        ...
11:16, 05/28/2019

Pokemon Go July Community Day News: Mudkip, Swampert to headline next Pokemon Go event? Pokemon Go's next Community Day event is approaching, and ahead of the day it goes live we're examining what Pokemon is likely to headline the July da...
10:00, 06/22/2019

Liverpool star Mohamed Salah insists Champions League win is just 'the start' as he targets Premier League Mohamed Salah insisted Liverpool's Champions League victory is just 'the start' as he set his sights on Premier League success next season in the afte...
13:48, 06/02/2019

Gareth Southgate says Liverpool vs Tottenham Champions League final will 'complicate' Nations League bid Gareth Southgate admits Liverpool and Tottenham's Champions League progression 'complicates' England's bid for Uefa Nations League glory, but believes...
10:48, 05/10/2019

'Unbelievable': New York Times slammed for front page headline after Donald Trump speech A few Democratic presidential candidates took to Twitter on Monday night to criticize the New York Times' Tuesday front page headline.  ...
12:32, 08/06/2019

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Kyler Murray, Philip Rivers headline draft-to-stream quarterbacks Finding a quarterback on Draft Day is easy. Getting an undervalued quarterback to begin the season as a streaming, no-commitment starter takes a littl...
18:48, 08/01/2019

Major League Baseball: Meghan Markle and Prince Harry meet New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox ahead of Europe's first major league game in London The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have shared hugs and received presents for baby Archie from the New York Yankees and the Boston Red Sox ahead of the fi...
05:32, 06/30/2019

Is college worth it? Here are the top 50 schools that pay off the most College costs can be difficult to estimate, and outcomes can be challenging to quantify. Here are the top 50 US colleges that pay off the most.  ...
16:16, 07/16/2019

Apple's contactless student IDs come to 12 more schools A new school year is approaching, and for Apple that means an expansion of its contact-free student IDs. Apple Watch and iPhone owners can tap their ...
23:03, 08/13/2019

Desegregation remains an issue in many US schools CLEVELAND, Miss. — This small Mississippi Delta town serves as a reminder that fierce debates over the integration of black and white students are not...
07:00, 07/12/2019

Arizona schools to get $20 million for more counselors On Monday, the Arizona Board of Education officially adopted a timeline and criteria for grant money for more school counselors. The American School ...
09:00, 08/31/2019

New law requires NY schools to observe 9/11 anniversary New York schools are required to provide a moment of silence to observe the anniversary of the 9/11 terror attacks, according to a new state law appro...
13:17, 09/10/2019

The best public high schools by state 24/7 Wall St. reviewed rankings for all public schools from school data clearinghouse Niche to determine the best public high school in every state. ...
18:16, 08/08/2019

Where can you get the most affordable MBA? Purdue and four schools come in at under $100K When it comes to highly ranked schools where the price tag for an MBA is more affordable, only Purdue and four other schools come in under $100,000. ...
00:32, 05/06/2019

Changing gender is easier than ever in NYC schools City kids can now change their gender status on school records without any legal documentation — and play for the sports teams of their preferen...
10:00, 06/29/2019

Student loan crisis: These are the schools that pay off the least With college tuition burdening the wallets of so many Americans, these schools aren't necessarily helping to solve the problem.   ...
16:48, 07/21/2019

6 schools to be notified of serious NCAA violations A high-ranking NCAA official told CBS Sports on Wednesday that at least six Division I men's basketball programs will receive notices of allegations f...
14:48, 06/13/2019

Odisha To Shut 1,000 Schools Having Less Than 10 Students Close to 1000 schools having less than 10 students on the roll will be shut down in Odisha to tackle the teachers'' shortage issue, the government sai...
22:16, 06/23/2019

DOE job ad sought ‘teachers of color’ for NYC schools The racially targeted post on the Indeed.com job site said Lower Manhattan's Community School District 1 was seeking "teachers of color for the 2019-2...
05:48, 06/04/2019

Two students go missing from city schools Two students went missing from city schools Friday morning, police said. Junior Parker, 21, who suffers from autism, slipped out of the Stuyvesant HS ...
08:00, 05/25/2019

Schools rethink vaping discipline HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Officials at schools across the United States have begun rethinking their approach to teen vaping, as statistics show a r...
00:32, 05/27/2019

"Racist Euphemism Headline Generator" allows you to avoid calling Donald Trump, noted racist, a racist Donald Trump is racist. He says racist things, he enacts racist policies, and he excuses other people’s racism. And yet, after almost an entire presi...
19:48, 07/16/2019

CFDA Awards 2019: Jennifer Lopez, Bella Hadid headline 'fashion's Oscars' The Oscars of fashion is here – The 2019 CFDA Fashion Awards. See which chic stars and dashing designers graced the fashion-filled red carpet: ...
02:32, 06/04/2019

Vote on Los Angeles schools tax hike today Trump administration rollback of school lunch rules to face scrutiny on the Hill — House Democrats to probe Education Department on disaster response...
20:00, 06/04/2019

Why US public schools’ creepy use of surveillance AI should frighten you Public schools across the US continue to spend millions implementing AI-powered surveillance solutions alleged to prevent or mitigate violence. The on...
04:32, 07/24/2019

Schools should have one meat-free day a week, says charity Soil Association calls for pupils in England to get ‘healthier and more climate-friendly’ mealsAll state schools in England should offer pupils a comp...
07:48, 05/17/2019

New law prevents New York schools from arming teachers NEW YORK (WNBC) – A new law in New York will prevent local school districts from authorizing teachers from carrying firearms on school grounds. ...
10:16, 08/02/2019

YouTube in schools: A digital revolution in the classroom Teachers and parents might not have noticed, but students don't only use YouTube for fun. According to a new study, about half of them watch videos to...
20:32, 06/04/2019

Austria approves headscarf ban in primary schools Law refers to ‘ideologically or religiously influenced clothing’ but Sikh and Jewish headwear not affected Austrian MPs on Wednesday approved a law ai...
03:48, 05/16/2019

Hip-hop schools and graffiti art saved Medellin. Can they do the same for Paris? Urban planner Daniel Carvalho says embracing youth culture can transform France’s poorest suburbsIn the hilly streets of Medellín’s Comuna 13, once ra...
18:48, 05/18/2019

Schools, homes evacuated after train derailment Thick, black smoke can be seen for miles and evacuations have been ordered after a train derailed in an Illinois suburb of St. Louis. (Sept. 10) ...
05:00, 09/11/2019

Busing Worked in Louisville. So Why Are Its Schools Becoming More Segregated? Some desegregation plans faltered in the face of white resistance. Louisville’s plan has proved remarkably resilient, surviving riots and court ruling...
08:48, 07/28/2019

Watchdog: Schools underreporting use of restraint, seclusion A federal watchdog agency says public schools have significantly underreported their use of restraint and seclusion to control students’ behavio...
00:16, 06/19/2019

Why young, black girls are often criminalized in schools Black girls don’t misbehave more, but experts say they often receive more severe punishments for the same behavior as white peers.   ...
02:48, 05/15/2019

Rash of ransomware continues with 13 new victims—most of them schools Enlarge (credit: PhotoAlto / Frederic Cirou / Getty Images) As investigations into a massive, coordinated ransomware attack against local governmen...
22:00, 08/30/2019

6 SEC schools among 16 regional hosts for NCAA Tournament OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Six Southeastern Conference schools are among the 16 regional hosts for the NCAA baseball tournament, with LSU playing at home in t...
08:32, 05/27/2019

NYC schools were most ‘violent and disruptive’ in state last year New York City schools had the most “violent and disruptive incidents” in the state last year — accounting for more than half, with incidents including...
04:00, 08/14/2019

Schools reckon with social stress: ‘I’m on my phone so much’ BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Teachers say they’re seeing so much student anxiety that a national union newsletter labels it a “mental health tsuna...
10:32, 06/07/2019

Schools Fight Websites That Sell Homework Help As the school year starts off, colleges and high schools are increasing steps to spot and fight a persistent form of cheating in which students find s...
12:00, 08/13/2019

In Afghanistan, attacks against schools have tripled in one year The UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) said on Monday that much greater protection for educational facilities was needed across Afghanistan where attacks aga...
22:48, 05/28/2019

Students found safe after disappearing from NYC schools Both students who disappeared Friday from their respective New York City schools have been found safe, police said Saturday. Junior Parker, the 21-yea...
21:32, 05/25/2019

If English women’s football is to catch the USA’s, schools will be key There is a gulf in funding for girls’ and women’s football between the two countries but the FA plans to narrow it“The last Fifa World Cup was a remar...
03:00, 07/05/2019

Bullying in NYC schools hit unprecedented levels last year As city schools have gone soft on discipline, students are tormenting each other more than ever — both in person and online, according to a Post analy...
08:16, 05/10/2019

Five TUSD schools to remain closed Wednesday TUCSON – Five Tucson Unified School District schools will remain closed on Wednesday. The closure comes after an issue with a waterline on the s...
23:48, 09/04/2019

CFB notebook: Schools not required to report injuries The NCAA declined to implement standardized injury reports in college football for the 2019 season as a potential response to the rise of legal sports...
11:48, 08/08/2019

How to Curb Bullying in Schools? Fine the Parents, Some Say A Wisconsin city is due to vote next week on a bill that would make parents pay if their children bully others — a measure several municipalities have...
00:48, 06/12/2019

Three Irish schools to become first to abandon Catholic ethos Primary school in Roscommon and two in Kerry to reopen as multi-denominationalThree schools in Ireland will make history this week by becoming the fir...
22:32, 08/27/2019

Via shares its ride-pooling technology with NYC public schools Modern-day ride-hailing technology will soon be used to improve the New York City school bus system. Fast Company reported today that transportation c...
04:00, 08/22/2019

20 Years After Columbine, Schools Have Gotten Safer. But Fears Have Only Grown. The panic of mass shootings has ramped up efforts to secure schools. But anxieties remain high, even as federal data shows that schools are less viole...
20:00, 04/28/2019

Silicon Valley Came to Kansas Schools. That Started a Rebellion. Public schools in Kansas rolled out a web-based learning platform backed by Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg. Now students have staged walkouts and sit-ins....
20:00, 04/28/2019

Schools, telephone lines to reopen in Kashmir after lockdown Authorities began restoring some telephone lines in Indian Kashmir on Friday night, the top state official said, as heavy security prevented some prot...
02:16, 08/17/2019

Austria bans Muslim headscarf in primary schools Austria has passed a law intended to ban Muslim girls from wearing a headscarf in primary schools. The Jewish yarmulke and Sikh patka are not included...
05:48, 05/16/2019

$9M grant will target mental health in Kentucky schools FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Three Kentucky school districts are sharing a $9 million federal grant aimed at increasing awareness of mental health issues. Th...
12:00, 05/10/2019

Schools turn to technology to reduce toll during shootings LOS ANGELES (AP) — Efforts to combat school shootings are shifting toward software and other technology to reduce the number of victims. Security expe...
08:48, 05/16/2019

Brazilian rural schools suffer from lack of connectivity Infrastructure limitations and high cost of services are among the challenges faced by educators, who often use their personal devices to support teac...
00:32, 07/20/2019

Florida State football finishes last in APR among Power Five schools Florida State football's APR took another hit for the 2017-18 season. The Seminoles finished last among Power Five programs and could face NCAA p...
18:48, 05/10/2019

City schools not prepared for mass shootings: report City schools are not adequately prepared for the next Adam Lanza, according to a hair-raising new report by state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli that fou...
01:00, 06/14/2019

Pokémon manga e-books are available in schools and libraries worldwide Pokémon manga e-books are now available to public libraries and schools worldwide through OverDrive, Inc. Students and library patrons can visi...
00:16, 06/12/2019

Some German schools teach media competence to kids As children around the globe often feel stressed when it comes to dealing with the demands of the digital world, Germany has taken a more hands-on app...
21:00, 06/11/2019

Catholic Schools In Sri Lanka To Reopen After Easter Bombings Sri Lanka's Catholic Church on Thursday announced it will reopen its schools next week for the first time since Easter Sunday bombings killed 258 peop...
15:32, 05/09/2019

Czech police take steps to protect schools from threat PRAGUE (AP) — Czech police say they have been taking steps to protect unspecified schools after receiving reports of a threat that they might be attac...
20:00, 06/10/2019

Middle schools can help prevent teen dating violence (Reuters Health) - Middle schools that offer a comprehensive dating violence prevention program in every grade may have fewer youth involved in abusiv...
01:16, 06/06/2019

Pakistan to bring religious schools under government control Pakistan's military spokesman says authorities plan to bring over 30,000 religious schools under government control as part of their campaign against ...
21:00, 04/29/2019

Over 190 Primary Schools In Srinagar To Re-Open Today: Official The Jammu and Kashmir administration on Sunday said that over 190 primary schools will re-open on Monday in Srinagar, besides restoring "full function...
02:00, 08/19/2019

Virginia NAACP sues over schools with Confederate names A Virginia chapter of the NAACP filed a lawsuit saying school names that commemorate Confederate leaders "champion a legacy of segregation and oppress...
03:16, 08/17/2019

DOE to roll out contentious admission test to more schools across city For the first time, the Specialized High School Admission Test, SHSAT, will be offered at 55 locations across the city. In the past, the test for entr...
00:00, 08/04/2019

137 children aged 10 and 11 caught with knives in London schools More than 130 children aged 10 and 11 have been caught with knives or used them to commit violence in London schools in the past four years, the Stand...
14:00, 06/10/2019

Anxiety and hope over church schools reopening after attacks COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Catholic officials and parents in Sri Lanka are hopeful that church-run schools will begin to reopen soon for the first time...
05:32, 05/15/2019

Netherlands 'burka ban' introduced in schools, hospitals and on buses The Netherlands has introduced a so-called burka ban which prevents people from wearing face coverings in hospitals, schools and on public transport....
15:16, 08/01/2019

Ex-Arizona schools considered for temporary migrant lodging Arizona school district officials are considering former school buildings to house migrant families. The Phoenix Elementary School District approved a...
08:32, 07/13/2019

Pakistan aims to bring religious schools into mainstream Pakistan has agreed on a plan to overhaul instruction at madrasas or religious schools to bring the institutions closer into line with conventional sc...
16:00, 07/19/2019

We Have No Idea How Many High Schools Are Failing Title IX Athletics No one is keeping tabs on the high schools. Title IX, passed in 1972, guarantees that all institutions that receive federal funding must provide equal...
17:33, 09/09/2019

Schools 'crowd fund for pencils, glue and books' The prime minister says the government is putting a "record level of funding". into schools, after Jeremy Corbyn asks about some closing early on Frid...
19:32, 05/22/2019

Schools face backlash for not reporting threats to parents RALEIGH, N.C. — When officials at a Catholic high school in South Carolina learned that a 16-year-old student made videos of himself firing a gun and ...
21:16, 09/09/2019

WannaCry? Hundreds of US schools still haven’t patched servers Enlarge / School IT is old school. And still vulnerable to EternalBlue. (credit: PhotoAlto / Frederic Cirou / Getty Images) If you're wondering why...
01:00, 05/22/2019

Attacks on Afghan schools nearly triple, warns UNICEF A sharp rise in attacks on schools in Afghanistan is preventing a generation of children from getting an education, UNICEF reports. Threats from the T...
14:00, 05/28/2019

| Safe for Catholic schools to reopen - Sri Lanka army Sri Lanka has tightened security ahead of the reopening of some Catholic schools for the first time since the Easter bombings that killed 258 people, ...
22:00, 05/21/2019

NYPD won’t arrest students for low-level offenses in schools Police will stop arresting or summonsing Big Apple students “whenever possible” for a host of crimes — such as boozing, smoking pot and vandalism — in...
19:48, 06/20/2019

‘Phenomenal’ nine medals for England at European Schools championships The future is bright for England boxing in this week's Amateur Scene The post ‘Phenomenal’ nine medals for England at European Schools cha...
17:32, 08/13/2019

UN agency: Attacks on schools in Afghanistan tripled in 2018 KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The United Nations children’s agency says attacks on schools in Afghanistan tripled in 2018, compared to the year befo...
09:16, 05/28/2019

In Vaping Response, Schools Mull Treatment With Discipline HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A glimpse of student athletes in peak physical condition vaping just moments after a competing in a football game led Stamford ...
18:16, 05/26/2019

Syrian Kurds reshape region with books and schools When Eyub Mohamad was a boy, security forces beat his father into paralysis. His offence was typing leaflets in Kurdish, banned under Syria’s ruling B...
22:32, 05/06/2019

UK's Johnson pledges 14 billion pound boost for schools British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said he would boost funding for schools over the next three years by more than 14 billion pounds ($17.2 billion),...
01:32, 08/31/2019

NYC schools investigator alleges he was denied promotion because of race Thomas Chin claims in his Manhattan federal suit that his bosses at the Special Commissioner of Investigation’s Office routinely passed him over, desp...
14:00, 07/14/2019

Amazon funds STEM programs in Seattle schools Perhaps with an eye on the next generation of engineers that might be interested in working on its delivery robots or in coding, Amazon is funding com...
12:32, 06/26/2019

NYC schools could save billions by using existing facilities: report New York City’s public school system could save $2.4 billion and alleviate overcrowding if education officials think outside the box instead of ...
04:32, 07/11/2019

ABCs of LGBTQ history mandated for more U.S. public schools A picture book for second graders about a family with two moms. A lesson for fourth graders about Gold Rush era stagecoach driver Charley Parkhurst, w...
17:00, 05/03/2019

Conservative legal group challenges ‘mindfulness’ in schools A national trend to introduce "mindfulness" into school curriculum is being challenged by a conservative legal group that contends the practice is bas...
00:48, 05/08/2019

'Senseless': attacks on schools soar in Afghanistan – report Unicef research shows more than 1,000 schools were closed by the end of last year due to ongoing conflictAttacks on schools in Afghanistan tripled bet...
14:32, 05/28/2019

Arizona’s rural schools squeezed by declining enrollment PHOENIX (AP) — Schools in 10 of Arizona’s 15 counties have together lost more than 10,000 students in the past decade. Meanwhile, the Arizona Re...
02:48, 06/17/2019

New York law bans teachers from carrying guns in schools New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a new law Wednesday that bars teachers from carrying guns on school grounds -- arguing that introducing more firearm...
04:16, 08/01/2019

Mandarin Made Mandatory In Many Nepal Schools: Report Many schools across Nepal have made it mandatory for students to learn Mandarin lured by the Chinese government's offer to cover salaries of teachers ...
01:48, 06/16/2019

Baltimore schools’ mission: Help students cope with trauma BALTIMORE — When she transferred to a new K-8 school two years ago, Tinazsha Johnson was in deep distress. The Baltimore sixth grader was crushed by t...
23:48, 07/31/2019

Five Tucson Unified Schools remain closed until Thursday TUCSON – Five Tucson Unified Schools will remain closed on Wednesday, September 4, 2019, due to no water. The closure is due to an issue with a ...
09:32, 09/04/2019

Immigrants Brought Riches to Urban Schools. Now They’re in the Shadows. As immigrant families forgo services or are dropped from public assistance, schools are seeing their student populations undercounted and their fundin...
20:48, 06/15/2019

A Ballot Measure Could Help Los Angeles Schools, but Will Voters Support It? Wednesday: An update on the L.A. teachers’ strike; a proposal to stop unconstitutional abortion restrictions; and Michelin restaurant picks sans stars...
17:32, 05/29/2019

Juul gave presentations in schools to kids—and the FDA is fuming Enlarge / WASHINGTON, DC - JULY 25: A young man wears a shirt that reads DITCHJUUL while James Monsees, co-founder and chief product officer at JUUL L...
05:32, 09/11/2019

NY public schools have lowest enrollment in decades: study Where have all the kids gone? The number of students enrolled in New York state public schools is the lowest recorded in 30 years, a new Empire Center...
19:01, 09/03/2019

Brazil’s Bolsonaro wants police in schools, discipline code The far-right administration of Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro is pushing to expand the number of schools co-run by armed police to improve behavi...
08:48, 05/02/2019

Brazil's Bolsonaro wants police in schools, discipline code When students at Ceilandia state school No. 7 in Brazil's capital came back from their break in February, they were met by two dozen uniformed police ...
10:00, 05/02/2019

In #MeToo era, states debate teaching consent in schools Inside a Catholic school in Portland, Oregon, high school sophomores break into groups to discuss some once-taboo topics: abusive relationships and co...
20:16, 05/20/2019

Arizona’s rural schools lose thousands of students PHOENIX (AP) – Schools in 10 of Arizona’s 15 counties have together lost more than 10,000 students in the past decade. Meanwhile, the Ariz...
02:48, 06/17/2019

Safe For Catholic Schools To Reopen, Says Sri Lanka Army Sri Lanka has tightened security ahead of the reopening Tuesday of some Catholic schools for the first time since the Easter bombings that killed 258 ...
10:00, 05/21/2019

Review: ‘Rockonomics’ Schools Us in the Costs and Benefits of Creativity The suicide earlier this year of Princeton economics professor, Alan B. Krueger, colors the reading of his final book: a highly personal exploration o...
17:00, 06/03/2019

Oregon teachers are walking out, forcing 600 schools to close Tens of thousands of teachers will air their grievances at protests across the state Wednesday. But unlike with other protests, these teachers aren't ...
22:48, 05/08/2019

Bernie Sanders calls for end to for-profit U.S. charter schools Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders is calling for a sweeping overhaul of publicly-funded charter schools, rolling out a plan on Saturday t...
03:32, 05/18/2019

U.S. shale firms put up $16.5 mln to build West Texas charter schools Twenty top U.S. energy companies agreed to contribute $16.5 million to open new schools in West Texas, where an influx of oil and gas workers have str...
02:32, 07/13/2019

NYC schools investigator arrested for drunk driving following marijuana complaint A NYC schools investigator was arrested on charges of drunken driving less than two months after a complaint was sent to Chancellor Richard Carranza t...
19:16, 06/09/2019

Big pharma pours millions into medical schools — here’s how it can impact education The opioid crisis has highlighted the power of drug manufacturers when it comes to swaying physicians' prescribing habits, but exposure to industry st...
14:33, 08/13/2019

SEC clears path for schools to sell alcohol at sporting events The SEC cleared member schools to sell alcohol in general seating areas. The measure means sales are allowed at football and basketball games.  ...
21:16, 05/31/2019

Illegal immigrant population to surge 10% this year, flood schools The continued surge of Latin American illegal immigrants at the U.S.-Mexico border will lead to hundreds of thousands being released into the country,...
16:32, 07/11/2019

Top Carranza executives ditched their residential zones for ‘whiter’ schools Two of Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza’s top executives ditched their residential zones to get their kids into better — and less diverse — schools...
04:32, 07/07/2019

Schools Wrestle With Privacy of Digital Data Collected on Students For Maryland lawyer Bradley Shear, his push to protect the data privacy of children became an obsession three years ago when his son, who was in the s...
18:00, 07/10/2019

Push for Ethnic Studies in Schools Faces a Dilemma: Whose Stories to Tell A struggle in California, one of three states creating K-12 ethnic studies materials, highlights some of the fraught questions around the discipline....
01:48, 08/16/2019

‘It’s Like the Wild West’: Sexual Assault Victims Struggle in K-12 Schools While college campuses have become the battleground for Title IX debates, the mishandling of sexual assault cases in primary and secondary schools rec...
16:48, 05/11/2019

State to probe DOE special-education schools after Post exposé The state comptroller will audit conditions at the city’s special-education schools — after a series of Post articles exposed harrowing conditio...
22:48, 08/16/2019

Head likens criticism of private schools to antisemitic abuse Anthony Wallersteiner, head of Stowe school, under fire for ‘tasteless analogy’The headteacher of a UK public school is under fire for likening critic...
13:48, 05/11/2019

Sixth grader represents Amphi Schools in national spelling bee TUCSON – A local 12-year-old spelling bee contestant made it to Washington D.C. on Tuesday to compete with more than 500 other kids. News 4 Tucson lea...
02:16, 05/30/2019

De Blasio shouts that he ‘hates’ charter schools at campaign event Mayor Bill de Blasio went scorched earth against charter schools at a teachers union-sponsored education forum for Democratic presidential contenders ...
19:00, 07/08/2019

Two vacant TUSD schools considered as shelters for asylum seekers TUCSON —  TUSD board member Kristel Foster said the image of using what used to be the Pima County Juvenile Detention Center to house migrant fa...
08:32, 07/13/2019

Schools to teach pupils about perils of fake news and catfishing Education secretary says guidance will help guard children against online harmsGuidance on teaching online safety in schools to make children more res...
04:48, 06/27/2019

Woman Sues 3 Tokyo Medical Schools Over Gender, Age Discrimination A Japanese woman Wednesday sued three Tokyo medical schools she says rejected her because of her gender and age, in a case her lawyer said was the "ti...
14:00, 06/05/2019

Why migrants who speak indigenous languages slip through cracks in US schools Many students end up in special education classrooms as schools lack infrastructure and have few, if any, translators Looking back on her first day of...
11:16, 06/18/2019

Bastion of Anti-Vaccine Fervor: Progressive Waldorf Schools Anti-vaccine fervor on the left is increasingly worrying the authorities. At one progressive school, 60 percent of the 300 students were not vaccinate...
11:16, 06/13/2019

DOE slacking on Jewish, Muslim dietary options at schools: councilman A free-lunch pilot program for Jewish and Muslim city school kids with religious dietary restrictions has been plagued by delays, two politicians char...
03:00, 05/20/2019

Crowds protest cuts in federal funding for Brazil schools Tens of thousands have joined in demonstrations across Brazil to protest big cuts in federal funding for public education, the first nationwide rallie...
01:00, 05/16/2019

Newham to install air quality monitors at 96 schools to fight air pollution A London council will be the first in the UK to install air quality monitors in every school to better understand how much toxic pollution children ar...
16:48, 07/29/2019

U.S. Senator Sanders calls for end to for-profit public charter schools Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders is calling for a sweeping overhaul of charter schools, rolling out a plan on Saturday that will put him...
23:00, 05/17/2019

Mexico City closes schools, restricts traffic due to smoke MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico City officials have cancelled classes for millions of students as smoke from brush fires continues to choke the city of 9 mi...
20:32, 05/16/2019

| Sudan shuts schools as pupils' killing sparks outrage Sudanese authorities Tuesday ordered all schools nationwide to suspend classes indefinitely after crowds of students launched demonstrations against t...
00:16, 08/01/2019

State Dems fighting charter schools near end of legislative session State Democratic lawmakers have declared war on charter schools in the waning days of the legislative session — introducing four bills that parrot rec...
06:16, 06/03/2019

Law schools will face tougher sanctions if too many graduates fail bar exam Law schools could get their American Bar Association accreditation revoked if 75% of graduates who take the bar exam don't pass within two years...
22:16, 05/21/2019

The top ‘party schools’ in America, according to the Princeton Review Colleges probably love to be put on “best of” lists for things like academics and school spirit. Buzz60’s Mercer Morrison has the st...
18:48, 08/10/2019

Schools In Remote Village Of Naxal-Hit Sukma Reopen After 13 years Deprived of educational facilities for 13 years, students in Chhattisgarh's Jagargunda area under the naxal-affected Sukma district of Bastar region h...
16:32, 06/24/2019

Office 365 declared illegal in German schools due to privacy risks Enlarge / Germany's government continues its history of principled Microsoft opposition. (credit: Flickr user fdecomite) Last week, the German state...
21:48, 07/15/2019

Lawsuits: Schools knew girls were sexually assaulted, taped NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The public school district of metro Nashville, Tennessee, is accused of not protecting its students from a known sexual harass...
11:00, 05/13/2019

FBI warns of rise in cyberattacks against schools as they embrace digital learning The kind of attacks more commonly reserved for banks and other institutions holding sensitive data are increasingly targeting school systems around th...
03:32, 07/17/2019

Inside China’s top ‘party schools’: Plenty of Communist doctrine on tap Playing a crucial role in Chinese leader Xi Jinping’s campaign to promulgate Communist Party ideology to skeptical young Chinese are nearly 3,000 trai...
09:00, 07/17/2019

German government backs compulsory measles jab for schools, kindergartens Children in Germany will have to prove they've had a measles vaccination before they can attend kindergarten or go to school, under a new draft law. P...
12:48, 07/17/2019

Public schools are ‘ripping parents off’ with classroom supplies scheme Big Apple parents are getting a crash course in cutthroat capitalism at their kid’s schools, which are strong-arming them into buying supplies at sky-...
13:00, 08/25/2019

Over 80 per cent of schools in anglophone Cameroon shut down, as conflict worsens More than 80 per cent of schools in the English-speaking North-West and South-West regions of Cameroon are closed, as the security situation and livin...
23:00, 06/21/2019

Trump’s Trade War Targets Chinese Students at Elite U.S. Schools First trade, then technology — now talent. The Trump administration has started taking aim at China’s best and brightest in the U.S., scru...
05:32, 06/04/2019

Vitalik Buterin schools Elon Musk on Ethereum’s best use-cases The most recent conversation between Elon Musk and Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin seems to have shifted from trolling to legitimate discussion. E...
14:00, 04/30/2019

Schools Re-Open Amid Fears Of More Terrorist Attacks In Sri Lanka State schools in Sri Lanka resumed classes on Monday amid tight security after the Easter Sunday bombings, but many anxious parents kept their childre...
13:32, 05/06/2019

Leaked documents reveal Tories' dramatic plans for schools Exclusive: crackdown on behaviour coupled with more money for schools and teachersSchools shake-up: the four key areas in leaked Tory proposalsAditya ...
22:32, 08/27/2019

State to probe DOE special education schools after Post exposé The state comptroller will audit conditions at the city’s special education schools — after a series of Post articles exposed harrowing conditio...
15:48, 08/17/2019

RuPaul schools Stephen Colbert on camp, and which Met Gala celebs get it In her stellar piece on the recent Met Gala and the true essence of “camp” (this year’s theme of the celebrity-sprinkled evening of couture and gawkin...
16:16, 05/09/2019

10 things that stood out from our examination of recruiting costs for Power Five schools College basketball and college football programs spend a lot on recruiting. 10 takeaways from an examination of Power Five public schools expenses. &...
04:16, 08/23/2019

Military base cuts affect schools, target ranges, more WASHINGTON (AP) – The Pentagon will cut funding from military projects like schools, target ranges and maintenance facilities to pay for the con...
03:16, 09/05/2019

In South Korea, schools are bringing video games into the classroom High schools and universities offer esports as an academic discipline, a plan being copied around the world. It’s helping give some students a sense o...
03:16, 08/25/2019

Ban nitrite-cured meat from meals in primary schools, say parents More than two thirds of London parents back a ban on processed meats cured with nitrites — a preservative linked with bowel cancer — being served in p...
02:32, 09/13/2019

Typhoon shuts down businesses, schools in Taiwan as it heads for China Two people were injured Saturday when a weakening Typhoon Bailu crossed southern Taiwan. The storm forced the shutdown of businesses and schools, and ...
23:16, 08/24/2019

Schools Pushed for Tech in Every Classroom. Now Parents Are Pushing Back. Over the last decade, American schools embraced technology, spending millions of dollars on devices and programs; some parents question how much it’s ...
04:32, 09/04/2019

Jewish schools seek piece of public grants for security Amid a rise of violent attacks against the Jewish community, students and staff members at Jewish day schools in the same neighborhood as the Pittsbur...
20:48, 05/07/2019

NYC public schools caught tossing books, unused supplies Upper West Side parents are being asked to pony up nearly $100 for classroom supplies like glue sticks, Crayons and washable markers — staples they co...
07:00, 08/18/2019

J&K High Schools To Reopen Tomorrow In Areas Where Restrictions Removed The Jammu and Kashmir administration today said that the situation in the Valley has improved significantly, and certain educational institutions loca...
16:32, 08/27/2019

NYC schools will excuse kids who walk out for climate change rally Cut class for climate change! The Department of Education will excuse city kids who ditch school next Friday to partake in a Manhattan climate change ...
03:00, 09/13/2019

Dorian forces Bahamas to find new schools for 10,000 displaced students Bahamian education officials are scrambling to find classroom space for up to 10,000 students displaced by Hurricane Dorian after the Category 5 storm...
00:32, 09/14/2019

145 Municipal Schools Provide Temporary Shelter To Mumbai Commuters In the wake of hundreds of commuters stranded at railway stations due to incessant rains in the metropolis on Wednesday, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Co...
03:16, 09/05/2019

Mugabe’s Reign Began With Bob Marley and Good Schools. Despotism Soon Followed. Robert Mugabe transformed from a hero of Africa’s liberation — and a self-proclaimed champion of universal suffrage — into a tyrant. Our writer was th...
13:16, 09/07/2019

Italy bans unvaccinated children from schools after measles outbreaks As countries around the world grapple with rise of “anti-vax” sentiment, non-vaccinating parents in Italy face fines or their children being turned aw...
19:32, 04/28/2019

Outraged parents slam schools for unreported threats of violence While schools are more vigilant than ever about threats of potential violence, some have faced intense criticism for failing to inform the community. ...
21:48, 09/09/2019

Probability helps zebrafish stay in schools when faced with predators Fish track the movement of their neighbours to swim in dense schools as they flee predators – and they pay more attention to the motion of some fish t...
20:00, 04/28/2019

Michigan high schools to limit contact in football practice GAYLORD, Mich. (AP) — The organization that governs Michigan high school athletes has voted to trim the amount of full-contact football practice from ...
21:00, 05/08/2019

Chicago Public Schools Ordered to Toughen Sexual Misconduct Policies An official said the order followed “the most comprehensive investigation” the department’s office for civil rights “has ever undertaken of sexual vio...
10:16, 09/13/2019

Ilhan Omar Wants Schools to Stop Humiliating Kids Who Can't Afford to Pay for Lunch A few weeks ago, The Hill circulated a piece about a nine-year-old boy who used his allowance to pay off everyone in his class’s lunch debts. The stor...
09:16, 06/20/2019

Tennessee coach filmed rubbing girl’s back to change schools EAGLEVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A longtime Tennessee high school baseball coach is being stripped of his coaching duties and sent to another school over a vi...
16:16, 06/14/2019

Local teachers compete in 2019 Harbor Freight Tools for Schools The contest specializes in trades including manufacturing, welding, construction, automotive and agriculture mechanics. / Courtesy: Getty Images TUCSO...
21:48, 07/17/2019

Tennessee coach filmed rubbing girl's back to change schools A longtime Tennessee high school baseball coach is being stripped of his coaching duties and sent to another school over a video of him rubbing a fema...
14:16, 06/14/2019

'In God We Trust': display in Kentucky schools marks effort to mix church and state The law now requires the words to appear in schools as conservative Christian groups seek to inject religion into public lifeWhen students returned to...
10:16, 09/13/2019

High schools embrace 'vape detectors' in fight against bathroom vaping As the numbers of middle and high school students who vape continue to rise -- the US Food and Drug Adminstration says more than 20% of highschoolers ...
07:32, 09/13/2019

NCAA's Power 5 schools see steep raise in pay for non-revenue coaches Amid controversy over athlete compensation, the rate of increase for head coaches' pay in non-revenue sports is close to the rise in football. &...
19:51, 08/12/2019

From removing doors to checking sleeves, U.S. schools seek to snuff out vaping Students caught vaping in school can expect a lot more than a warning or detention in one North Texas district starting this fall. They will be forced...
02:16, 09/12/2019

Brexit Is Sending Students Packing, Straining Private Schools on Both Ends While campuses in Britain look toward Asia in their struggle to refill seats, those on the Continent are scrambling to prepare for a crush of new pupi...
17:16, 05/27/2019

Private schools angry over state proposal to give city more oversight New York’s elite private-school community is “furious” over a state proposal to give the city Department of Education oversight of their kids’ curricu...
03:48, 07/12/2019

U.S. shale firms put up $16.5 million to build West Texas charter schools Twenty top U.S. energy companies agreed to contribute $16.5 million to open new schools in West Texas, where an influx of oil and gas workers have str...
11:48, 07/13/2019

NCAA says California schools could be banned from championships if bill isn't dropped The California State Assembly is considering a bill that would allow athletes to earn compensation for use of their own name, image or likeness. ...
15:16, 06/24/2019

UPDATE 1-U.S. shale firms put up $16.5 mln to build West Texas charter schools Twenty top U.S. energy companies agreed to contribute $16.5 million to open new schools in West Texas, where an influx of oil and gas workers have str...
21:48, 07/13/2019

Audio Surveillance Systems at Schools Appear To Confuse Laughter With Aggressive Behavior The deeply founded fear of school shootings is being capitalized on by tech companies shilling their surveillance systems that can purportedly detect ...
01:16, 06/26/2019

Collaboration with US med schools helps Rwanda improve women's health care (Reuters Health) - Rwandan women have better access to obstetrics and gynecology services thanks to an international partnership to train more doctors...
22:00, 07/12/2019

State Education Department moves to boost oversight of private schools The state Education Department proposed revised rules Friday to boost its oversight of private and religious schools. The regulations would require th...
04:00, 06/01/2019

Medical schools fall short on racial justice: student group (Reuters Health) - At leading U.S. medical schools, education of future doctors about racism, promotion of diversity, and service of patients of color...
00:16, 09/07/2019

Government's Big Change As Southern States Protest Hindi-In-Schools Plan The government has tweaked its draft education policy after an outcry over a three-language plan that required children in southern states to compulso...
09:48, 06/03/2019

Bernie Sanders’s Education Plan Laments Rise of Charter Schools In a 10-point declaration of his education policy priorities, the Vermont senator framed efforts to curtail charter schools as a means to “desegregate...
05:32, 05/19/2019

Virginia Schools’ Bathroom Rule Violates Transgender Rights, U.S. Judge Says The ruling is an important victory for transgender rights advocates as legal battles over school bathroom policies continue to play out across the cou...
07:00, 08/10/2019

Asian parents call for Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza’s firing Branding him a “dangerous” anti-Asian racist, a group of some 80 protesters gathered Wednesday outside the Department of Education headqua...
15:00, 06/27/2019

Chicago Public Schools budget passes amid discord with teachers The Chicago Board of Education approved a $7.7 billion fiscal 2020 budget on Wednesday, rejecting a call to delay a vote on the spending plan by the d...
12:32, 08/29/2019

California's Tenaja Fire forces 1,200 to evacuate homes as schools close A fast-growing wildfire has ravaged more than 2,000 acres in Southern California in a little more than 24 hours, forcing approximately 1,200 people ou...
19:48, 09/06/2019

Amphi Public Schools kicks off free ‘Summer Meals’ program School districts offer summer meal programs for students who rely on school for food. TUCSON – Amphitheater Public School District is kicking off its ...
16:48, 06/03/2019

France fries: Record heat hits tourists, schools, hospitals Thousands of schools have been closed, outdoor events cancelled and volunteers were visiting the elderly at home as France and other nations battle a ...
21:32, 06/28/2019

The Children of Philadelphia Have Been Attending Toxic Schools for Years. This Is a National Crisis The children of Philadelphia are in dire need of our help. They are at the mercy of a man-made, ticking time bomb that is nearly inescapable. I’m talk...
06:48, 06/22/2019

Audit finds nepotism at after-schools program that charged parents fees A Queens group awarded millions of taxpayer dollars to run summer youth jobs and after-school programs violated rules by charging parents “enrol...
10:00, 06/29/2019

Schools of thought: can mindfulness lessons boost child mental health? Children are under increasing pressure. Investing in their mental wellbeing could could help them now and in the futureChildren are taking 10 minutes ...
12:00, 05/16/2019

New state law requires all public schools to display ‘In God We Trust’ in South Dakota RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — When students return to public schools across South Dakota this fall, they should expect to see a new message on display: R...
01:16, 07/27/2019

French town plans to give out free Viagra to save its schools Free viagra offered to help repopulate a town. Yeah, you read that right. Buzz60’s Tony Spitz has the details.       ...
23:16, 05/22/2019

‘Kids Need a Good Start’: Readers Debate Admissions at Elite N.Y.C. Schools The drop in black and Hispanic student admissions to New York’s specialized high schools led to an impassioned discussion among readers with personal ...
22:32, 06/05/2019

Christian Co-Ed Schools Regarded "Highly Unsafe" For Girls' Future: Court The Madras High Court on Friday observed that there was a general feeling that coeducational study in Christian educational institutions was "highly u...
08:48, 08/17/2019

House panel: E-cig maker Juul directly targeted children in schools A House subcommittee has accused Juul Labs of deliberately targeting children as young as eight in its push to become the nation's leading e-cigarette...
18:48, 07/26/2019

We're Building Schools to Give Kids Places to Hide During Mass Shootings Now This is the future we live in now: Congress and President Trump won’t do shit about stopping mass shootings, so school districts are taking matters in...
22:00, 08/22/2019

"Can't Insult North Indians": Priyanka Gandhi Schools Labour Minister Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra and former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati today issued sharply-worded responses to Union Minis...
18:32, 09/15/2019

No turning back: Syrian Kurds reshape region with books and schools When Eyub Mohamad was a boy, security forces beat his father into paralysis. His offence was typing leaflets in Kurdish, banned under Syria's ruling B...
20:16, 05/06/2019

Schools close in water-soaked Houston as serious flooding continues for 20 million The Houston fire department urged motorists Friday to stay off the roads to avoid more flash flooding from a storm system lingering in the western Gul...
19:16, 05/10/2019

Pro-charter forces make last-ditch Albany plea to lift cap on schools ALBANY — Dozens of charter school advocates from across the five boroughs made a last-ditch plea at the state Capitol building Wednesday, pushing the ...
06:16, 06/06/2019

Political Controversies Can Inspire Bullying in Schools, Public Health Researchers Say Political controversies that receive heavy media coverage trickle down into classrooms and spark bullying, suggests a new study out this week. It foun...
12:48, 05/15/2019

| Notre-Dame cathedral site, schools shut over lead fears Work to shore up the fire-ravaged Notre-Dame cathedral in Paris was halted to stop workers being exposed to hazardous levels of lead hours after two n...
23:00, 07/25/2019

Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers diverts 'nearly $100M' to schools in budget veto Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers issued a series of budget vetoes Wednesday, one of which will funnel millions of extra dollars for spending at state schools...
00:48, 07/04/2019

DIGGING DEEPER: Alleged terrorists attended Tucson high schools TUCSON – The Digging Deeper team uncovered the latest documents that involved the arrests of two Tucson men charged with terrorism-related crimes. The...
06:32, 08/14/2019

"Separatists Close Schools, But Send Their Children Abroad": Amit Shah As many as 130 family members of separatist leaders in Jammu and Kashmir are either studying abroad or working, Home Minister Amit Shah said in the Ra...
01:32, 07/02/2019

Terror attacks on Afghan schools leave millions with no formal education Terrorist attacks against schools in Afghanistan have forced more than 1,000 to close, meaning nearly half the nation's children won't get a formal ed...
23:48, 05/28/2019

How do high schools deal with lightning strikes & safety during football games? TUCSON – The high school football season begins Friday night.  Some games may get delayed because of lightning strikes.  Here’s more on ho...
11:16, 08/23/2019

Critics cry ‘grade inflation’ at NYC schools as students pass without meeting standards At the Science School for Exploration and Discovery, MS 244 in the Bronx, an impressive 94 percent of students in grades 6-8 passed their math classes...
06:16, 06/30/2019

Stephen Miller Wanted to Block Undocumented Children from Public Schools Just when you thought Trump senior adviser and psychopath Stephen Miller couldn’t be any more diabolical, a new report says that he wanted to find a w...
07:00, 08/18/2019

US schools accused of censoring climate crisis message in graduation speeches Students say authorities have barred them from reading a text that warns of ‘catastrophic climate change’ for being too politicalSchools and colleges ...
08:32, 06/07/2019

South Dakota now requires all public schools to display ‘In God We Trust’ motto Public schools in South Dakota must have the “In God We trust” motto on display at all times now due to a new state law — which is m...
05:48, 07/27/2019

Children in Xinjiang housed in mass boarding schools, research claims Children of parents detained in China's vast system of "re-education camps" in the far west region of Xinjiang are being separated from their families...
08:00, 07/05/2019

Yankees great Bernie Williams goes to bat in Washington for art and music in public schools Bernie Williams' love of music is known to New York Yankees fans. Now he is advocating for more music education in public schools.   &...
06:32, 05/23/2019

Haryana Makes Sit-Ups In Schools Compulsory, Calls It "Super Brain Yoga" In line with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's concerted efforts to push for Yoga, Haryana School Education Board on Thursday made sit-ups compulsory dur...
04:48, 07/05/2019

Living in Holland Park: area guide to homes, schools and transport It's the smart, tree-lined, mansion-filled enclave where top celebrities will pay millions in cash to live, though these neighbours don't always get o...
15:32, 07/19/2019

Fox News Guest Blames Mass Shootings on Teaching Evolution in Schools Seven people are dead and nearly two dozen more are injured after a mass shooting in Odessa, TX, on Saturday, but one Evangelical moron knows exactly ...
20:16, 09/04/2019

Florida law allowing armed teachers largely impotent as schools rebel The Guardian finds that none of the state’s largest school districts plan to allow teachers to carry weaponsFlorida’s new law allowing teachers to car...
08:32, 05/10/2019

London tubes, schools and homes 'face climate change chaos' Heatwave of 2018 will become the capital’s new normal, claims Green party in reportHundreds of schools, hospitals and tube stations in London are at r...
15:00, 05/01/2019

Nintendo games to be played in UK schools so kids 'can learn life skills' Mario and Donkey Kong will become a fixture of UK classrooms following the introduction of Nintendo games to the computing curriculum - including a na...
21:48, 09/04/2019

Taiwan orders markets, schools closed on Friday as super typhoon approaches Authorities in Taiwan have ordered markets, businesses and schools to close on Friday as a super typhoon approaches the island, forcing flight cancell...
20:16, 08/08/2019

Some Colo. schools stocking kitty litter bucket emergency bathrooms for lockdowns In case of a school lockdown, some Colorado classrooms will have “go buckets” if students need to use the bathroom while hiding from a thr...
01:16, 08/23/2019

Pentagon pulls funds for military schools, daycare to pay for Trump's border wall The Pentagon said on Wednesday it would pull funding from 127 Defense Department projects, including schools and daycare centers for military families...
00:48, 09/05/2019

Empty classrooms: Sri Lanka schools re-open amid fears of more militant attacks State schools in Sri Lanka resumed classes on Monday amid tight security after the Easter Sunday bombings, but many anxious parents kept their childre...
10:48, 05/06/2019

Quebec children at risk of lead exposure from water in schools and daycares: report Children in Quebec are at risk of lead exposure from drinking water in their daycares and elementary schools due to inadequate oversight, says a provi...
13:00, 07/11/2019

Investigation: NCAA schools' spending on college football recruiting is skyrocketing The college football arms race is being reflected in recruiting expenditures, which have climbed dramatically among top NCAA programs in recent years....
02:00, 08/21/2019

Gender-neutral restrooms planned for Nevada district's newly built schools A Nevada school district has eliminated separate male and female restrooms in its floor design for newly constructed schools, instead opting for gende...
14:16, 08/01/2019

Summer Break Of Haryana Government, Private Schools Extended Till July 7 Haryana government today extended summer holidays of all government and private schools till July 7 due to rising temperature and prevalent heatwave....
09:32, 07/01/2019

New report shows Arizona schools improving on the National Assessment of Educational Progress A new report shows Arizona schools are improving on the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP). The National Assessment Governing Board te...
06:32, 07/11/2019

America’s best high schools in 2019, as ranked by U.S. News & World Report A South Carolina school claimed the top spot, and Texas had the most schools listed in the top 20 on U.S. News & World Report's Best High Schools...
22:00, 05/03/2019

As anti-vaxx dispute rages, attention turns to California's Waldorf schools The private schools stress nature, creative expression and hands-on learning but the 27 in the state have very low vaccination ratesOn a rainy Saturda...
14:32, 05/28/2019

Richard Carranza lobbies Albany to scrap entrance exam for top high schools New York City School Chancellor Richard Carranza trekked to Albany Wednesday in an end-of-session push for a state law to eliminate the single entranc...
05:16, 06/13/2019

New York City public schools ‘toothless’ on vaping despite national health crisis While others are going as far as removing bathroom doors and expelling students caught just once with e-cigarettes, the nation’s largest district is t...
05:02, 09/15/2019

NYC Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza has made whiteness ‘toxic’, DOE insiders claim At least four top Department of Education executives who have been demoted or stripped of duties under Carranza’s sweeping reorganization claim he has...
06:16, 05/19/2019

Gov. Kate Brown signs bill requiring Oregon schools to teach about Holocaust Oregon Gov. Kate Brown signed a new law Monday requiring that the Holocaust and other genocides be taught in state public middle and high schools begi...
19:32, 07/16/2019

Schools in Palm Beach County, Florida, enroll displaced Bahamian students Public schools in Palm Beach County, Florida, have begun enrolling Bahamian students who evacuated devastated islands after Hurricane Dorian, a school...
00:16, 09/12/2019

Tyson Foods recalls over 190,000 pounds of chicken fritters sold to restaurants, schools Tyson Foods is recalling thousands of pounds of ready-to-eat chicken fritter products after consumers reportedly found hard plastic in the food. ...
02:48, 06/09/2019

Juul Targeted Schools, Camps and Youth Programs, House Panel Claims House Democrats opened the second day of hearings into the e-cigarette company’s marketing and philanthropic activities. Juul executives were to testi...
19:48, 07/25/2019

Hong Kong braces for Typhoon Wipha; schools, financial markets shut early Hong Kong on Wednesday raised a tropical cyclone signal 8, its third highest level, as schools and financial markets closed and office workers left wo...
10:48, 07/31/2019

Green Bay Packers' Aaron Rodgers donates helmets to high schools hit by 2018 wildfires Green Bay Packers star Aaron Rodgers announced Thursday he gave more than 300 football helmets to three California high schools which were affected by...
15:48, 09/05/2019

Puerto Rico closes schools, opens emergency shelters ready for Storm Dorian Puerto Rico was bracing on Wednesday for the arrival of Tropical Storm Dorian, closing schools and diverting cruise liners even as it is still struggl...
13:48, 08/28/2019

New Hampshire passes bill to provide free tampons, other menstrual products in public schools New Hampshire middle and high schools must now provide free menstrual products, including tampons, to students under a bill signed Wednesday.  ...
04:16, 07/18/2019

Scott Disick Schools Willa Ford in the "Game of Negotiation" During a Trip to the Flea Market And going once, twice... Sold to Scott Disick, the guy in the hoodie haggling his way through the Rose Bowl Flea Market in this clip from Sunday's ne...
23:16, 09/06/2019

Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani Orders Fire Safety Audit Of Schools Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani Friday ordered a fire safety audit of schools, colleges and coaching centres following a massive blaze which engul...
02:48, 05/25/2019

Packers QB Aaron Rodgers donates 375 helmets to California high schools affected by fires The Green Bay Packers quarterback opens the NFL regular season Thursday night against the Bears, but before he plays, he gave back to his community. ...
00:48, 09/06/2019

2020 Democrats rail against charter schools and flaunt big spending plans at education forum Democratic presidential hopefuls railed against charter schools and flaunted billion- and trillion-dollar education proposals during a Friday forum ho...
00:48, 07/06/2019

Malaysia sends half a million face masks to haze-hit state, shuts schools Malaysia sent half a million face masks to the eastern state of Sarawak and closed more than 400 schools there on Tuesday as a haze spread from forest...
23:32, 09/10/2019

Palestinian children’s education deeply impacted by ‘interference’ around West Bank schools, UN warns Alarmed by a high number of reported incidents of interference in or near Palestinian schools in the West Bank since the beginning of the school year ...
20:48, 04/28/2019

Mumbai Schools Shut Today As Heavy Rain Forecast, Train Delays Reported Heavy overnight rain caused water-logging in several parts of Mumbai, triggering traffic disruptions and train delays this morning. The civic authorit...
10:32, 09/04/2019

| WATCH | Students form 'human chains' around schools in latest Hong Kong protest Hong Kong's secondary schools have become the latest ideological battleground for pro-democracy protesters with thousands of students taking part in h...
11:48, 09/10/2019

NCAA gave high schools a bigger role in basketball recruiting. Most states are abstaining. Only 18 of the 51 state high school associations are planning to put on recruiting showcase events this year, which were added in place of certain AAU...
19:32, 05/01/2019

Trans teens face higher sexual assault risk when schools restrict bathrooms (Reuters Health) - Transgender adolescents may be less likely to be sexually assaulted when they can use school bathrooms and locker rooms that match ...
22:16, 05/06/2019

Houses near London's best secondary schools: how to find a well-priced family home in the right catchment area London parents need to start thinking now about where they want their kids to study next year. In the first part of a new series, we find good-value f...
20:48, 09/10/2019