iPads get popular in classroom

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEWYORK.NEWSDAY) — Julie Garcia handed Apple Inc. iPads to students in her seventh-grade pre-algebra class on a recent morning before showing the pupils how to use the tablet more…

School band director 'has sex with minors'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TCPALM) — The director of the Treasure Coast High School marching band is facing 39 charges of sexual activity with minors and his girlfriend, a band instructor at more…

Principal fired for offending ... everybody

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (New York Post) She's an equal opportunity offender. A Queens high-school principal made a host of discriminatory remarks against Jews, blacks and gays — as well as off-color more…

Embattled homeschoolers claim victory

by -NO AUTHOR- -- By Alex Newman STOCKHOLM, Sweden – Citing the rights of religious freedom and home education, a Swedish appeals court ruled unanimously that homeschooling parents in Gothenburg are allowed more…

Survey: Alabama alumni among 10 most conservative

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Al.com) Alumni from The University of Alabama and Auburn University are among the top 10 most conservative from 177 colleges and universities surveyed nationwide, according to findings released more…

Teacher forces student to do 'Islamic hand sign'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_289675" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Tara Harris and husband Dale Harris, (Credit WAVY-TV)"][/caption] A Chesapeake, Va., teacher is facing a charge of assault for allegedly forcing a student to more…

Judge rules for cheerleaders in Bible banner suit

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) A judge stopped an East Texas school district on Thursday from barring cheerleaders from quoting biblical scripture on banners at high school football games, acknowledging their more…