Educators surrender in cheating scandal

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [iframe src="http://embed.newsinc.com/Single/iframe.html?WID=2&VID=24694805&freewheel=91417&sitesection=wnd&height=320&width=425" height=320 width=425 frameborder=no scrolling=no noresize marginwidth=0px marginheight=0px] (ATLANTA JOURNAL-CONSTITUTION) A slow march of Atlanta teachers, testing coordinators and school administrators accused of cheating reported to jail more…

NRA unveils 'school shield' plan

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC) — The NRA-backed National School Shield program on Tuesday unveiled recommendations to protect schools from instances of violence, including a model program to train and enable school more…

Homeschool co-ops give social opportunities

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DESERETNEWS) — Olive Ward's busy life includes trips with friends to New York City's Museum of Natural History and other nearby cultural landmarks. The 8-year-old Manhattanite plays violin more…

All-girls high-school wrestling debuts

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBSNEWS) — History has been made in New York City schools -- with all-girls wrestling. As CBS 2's Dave Carlin reported Thursday, some girls used to wrestle on more…

Americans to Obama: Protect homeschool family

by Bob Unruh -- Officials with the Home School Legal Defense Association have launched a petition on a White House website to seek help for a homeschool family threatened with a forced more…

Newspaper map shows schools with no security

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (KMOX-TV) The Des Moines Register is being criticized for publishing online a map that shows which public school districts in the state have security and which ones do more…

Carson steps down as commencement speaker

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MSNBC) Johns Hopkins neurosurgeon Dr. Ben Carson told Andrea Mitchell Friday that he is prepared to refrain from speaking at the university's School of Medicine commencement ceremony, after more…