There’s anecdotal evidence of police excessive use of Tasers on students. But no one is keeping track.
Houston school district approves $1.2 M to rename schools honoring the Confederacy. The divisive plan goes into effect for the 2016-17 school year.
A survey found that students brought more than 185 guns to school so far for this academic year. The group that conducted the survey laments that there’s no federal gun safety law in place.
Atrocious school conditions prompted the union to seek outside help to show the DPS just how harmful the lack of resources are for children.
In the face of a $480 million budget gap, an estimated 200 Chicago Public Schools employees are expected to receive pink slips in the latest round of belt-tightening at the nation’s fourth largest school district.
Michigan’s water crisis in Flint has also opened up concern for the state’s school issues in Detroit, U.S. Uncut reports.
Investigators are still trying to find when the threat was made and who’s behind it.
With extensive training, community outreach and research, The Hip-Hop Education Center assesses how hip-hop can play an important factor in education. Currently, there are 300 international programs that use the genre to infiltrate social change in the minds of adults and youths.
The FLOTUS penned a passionate op-ed for the Atlantic about her education initiative with President Barack Obama.
Chicago Public Schools Chief Barbara Byrd-Bennett has resigned from office amid a federal investigation into a $20.5 million no-bid contract to one of her former…