Transgender teen voted prom queen

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [iframe src="http://embed.newsinc.com/Single/iframe.html?WID=2&VID=24856256&freewheel=91417&sitesection=wnd&height=332&width=590" height=332 width=590 frameborder=no scrolling=no noresize marginwidth=0px marginheight=0px] (BOSTON.CBSLOCAL) — Cody Tubman had a dream prom night, the perfect dress and then the crown to go with more…

Conn. bill would keep shooting records private

by -NO AUTHOR- -- HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) -- A plan by Connecticut officials to withhold some Newtown school shooting records from the public would be another blow to government transparency, which has more…

Bible class in schools called 'unconstitutional'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BLOOMBERG) — In a Sonora, Texas, public high-school classroom usually used to teach computer programming and physics, four students are getting Bible lessons from a teacher who doubles more…

Lesson plans for terrorists-as-freedom fighters pulled

by John Griffing -- [ooyala code="8xMzgyYzoIw_OPXkGu4bcYK4sxloAKHd"] CSCOPE, a controversial school curriculum management system in Texas that once included a description of the Boston Tea Party as an act of terror and has more…

Teacher fired for lying about dying

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABC News) A Florida first grade teacher has been suspended for allegedly lying about having a terminal disease so she could leave school early and take extra days more…

Student faces felony for yearbook prank

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Times) A Missouri high school junior faces a possible felony charge after her arrest for changing a classmate’s last name in the school’s yearbook to a sexually more…