24 hurt in school-bus rollover

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CHARLOTTEOBSERVER) — Twenty-four people were injured following a Union County school bus accident Monday morning in Indian Trail. The bus driver and 21 students had minor injuries, school more…

Police: Drunk teacher kills grandma in crash

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX10PHOENIX) — CHANDLER, Ariz. - A valley school teacher was arrested following a deadly crash in Chandler. Police say she was drinking and driving and according to investigators, more…

3,100 students embroiled in N.C. cheating scandal

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Digital Journal) Embroiled in a staggering academic fraud-related scandal that lasted nearly 20 years and fueled by indifference and lack of oversight, the University of North Carolina (UNC) more…

Universities competing for Obama library site

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) President Barack Obama has preached economic opportunity and equal access to education as cornerstones of the legacy he wants to leave behind. But in the contest more…

Kids blacklisted by schools for playground taunts

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Daily Mail) Children as young as three are being branded racists, homophobes and bigots over playground taunts. Thousands of pupils are being reported for so-called hate crimes more…

Woman suspended for 'sex with student'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NJ.com) — MENDHAM, New Jersey — Nicole McDonough, the 32-year-old teacher at West Morris Mendham High School accused of having a sexual relationship with an 18-year-old student, has more…

Middle-schoolers transformed by meditation

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="N2cjhrcjqAjFq7d1UZmfXJcMjx8sWjBq" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (NBCNEWS) — Silence isn't something people usually associate with middle school, but twice a day the halls of Visitacion Valley School in San Francisco fall more…