No school insurance if teachers have guns

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TOPEKA CAPITOL-JOURNAL) Allowing teachers and other employees to carry guns under a new state law would cost most school districts their insurance. EMC Insurance Companies, the state’s main more…

'I find this photo disgusting'

by Joe Kovacs -- Most parents love to see the class photos of their children at this time of year. But one family was emotionally devastated when members viewed the picture of more…

Should teachers be exempt from taxes?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CHARLOTTE OBSERVER) — Legislators rejected a suggestion from the elected state schools chief that the state exempt teachers from personal income taxes. June Atkinson, the state Superintendent of more…

Woman arrested for 'sex with 3 students'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (OREGONLIVE) — A Sherwood High School teacher has been arrested and faces sexual abuse charges, stemming from accusations of sexual contact with at least three students. A grand more…

Feds pull 'Alice in Wonderland' on free speech

by Bob Unruh -- "Sentence first. Verdict after." A coalition of education organizations has told the U.S. Department of Justice and the U.S. Department of Education that's the impact of a newly more…

See 'Constitution teacher' get violent

by Bob Unruh -- [ooyala code="tuaGZoYzpLR0ts5UKAxetUFdwVhihy-P"] A woman who described herself as a teacher of the U.S. Constitution has gone ballistic over a ministry effort at a gasoline station in Florida to more…

Teen girl's 'skimpy' outfit too hot for TSA

by Chelsea Schilling -- [caption id="attachment_459697" align="alignright" width="283" caption="Sarina Frauenfelder in the outfit that she says offended a TSA officer. (Photo: Mark Frauenfelder)"][/caption] A 15-year-old girl wearing leggings, a tank top and more…

School scans eyes without parental OK

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LAKELAND LEDGER) — BARTOW, Fla. —  The unraveling began in late May, when the Polk County School District sent home a letter to parents. A new pilot program, it more…

8th-grader faces jail for NRA T-shirt

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WTRF-TV) Suspended and arrested after refusing to change his NRA shirt. Today, 14-year-old Jared Marcum appeared before a judge and was officially charged with obstructing an officer. A more…