2-second prayer gets student in big trouble

by -NO AUTHOR- -- A top legal team is asking high-school athletic officials in North Carolina to explain how they will ensure referees don't violate student athletes' religious rights after a wrestler more…

Michigan eyes tougher laws on sex with students

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FREE PRESS) — LANSING — The Michigan Senate voted Thursday for tougher restrictions on sex between high school employees and students, approving a bill that would make it more…

Students wear KKK hoods at hockey game

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (GRANDFORKSHERALD) — Grand Forks Red River High School administrators said Saturday action has been taken against three students who dressed in Ku Klux Klan garb Friday night during more…

Teacher 'propositions student' via Facebook

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WNBC-TV) A veteran New Jersey high school teacher from New York has been accused of contacting a student through Facebook and offering that student cash in exchange for more…

This beetle navigates by the stars

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — A tiny-brained African beetle is the first insect known to navigate by the stars, using the light of the Milky Way to guide it through the more…

Students made to wear burqas – in Texas

by John Griffing -- There's a new controversy in Texas involving the online public school curriculum called CSCOPE, which already has been the subject of heated debate and state legislative hearings. There more…

Girl, 13, stabs boy over potato chips

by -NO AUTHOR- -- FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) -- A South Valley middle-school student in Armona has been charged in the stabbing of another student. A 13-year-old girl from Parkview Middle School in more…

Mali radicals recruited child soldiers at schools

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) The radical Islamic fighters showed up at Mohamed Salia's Quranic school, armed with weapons and demanding to address his students. The leader, named Hamadi, entered one more…