When a Virginia middle school had a lockdown drill last week to prepare for potential emergencies, a transgender student was barred from participating.
The assignment instructed students to examine a list of 12 people selected to fly on a spaceship to another planet to avoid the Earth's destruction and choose just eight to board the spacecraft.
This week, NBA star LeBron James opened a school for "at-risk" kids in Akron, Ohio. Educators and psychologists say it could be a game changer.
"Tru was assaulted yesterday at school and anyone who knows me know that I never claim racism -- But why was my daughter's head shaved?"
A British woman who applied to teach in a Kuwaiti school was told she couldn’t wear a hijab, but the school now denies that it has a policy against hijab-wearing.
High school student Abigail Davis was pulled from class for wearing shorts that were not deemed "modest enough." She says the school dress code unfairly targets girls.
YouTube user Kevin Scruggs has captured his daughter’s first day of school on video from 1st to 12th grade, and now she’s ready to graduate. As you might imagine, this valiant effort on the part of Dad, who goes by Kevin Scruggs on his YouTube account, is well worth the 3-minute investment. Watching his young daughter show her changes and adaptations to growing older in each segment is a testament to many things — not the least of which is loving parenting.
Wall Township High School student Grant Berardo is shown in an image wearing a T-shirt with Donald Trump’s name on it, left, and as it appeared in a photo published in the school yearbook. Parents in Wall Township, New Jersey, are furious after someone at Wall High School apparently Photoshopped their children’s supported for Trump right out of the yearbook. The controversy erupted this week when students came home with their school yearbooks and parents like Joe Berardo found their children’s pro-Trump merchandise had been erased.
Teacher Lydia Ferguson was suspended for posting “sultry” selfies on social media. But her students are demanding the mother of three be returned to the job.
As if the first day of school wasn’t stressful enough for parents, one Tennessee elementary school is causing a stir with a checklist sent out to parents of skills required for their child to be “ready” for kindergarten. “I have failed my son for kindergarten,” wrote Reddit user Lucas Hatcher underneath an image of the checklist.
Female students in Australia were told their skirt lengths were distracting to male staff [Photo: Rex]
A winning $7 million scratch-off lottery ticket purchased by a mother-daughter duo — Marilyn Looney and Carol Prevete — is about to change the lives of several generations in one Long Island family.