Worries rise as tech takes over on campus

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYTIMES) — At a New York state elementary school, teachers can use a behavior-monitoring app to compile information on which children have positive attitudes and which act out. more…

Retailer sells 'bloody' Kent State sweatshirt

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYDAILYNEWS) — Someone at Urban Outfitters needs a crash course in American history. The retailer has come under fire for selling a “vintage” Kent State University sweatshirt that more…

School yanks U.S. flag from vehicles on 9/11

by Bob Unruh -- [caption id="attachment_1232705" align="aligncenter" width="550"] Protest at Woodruff High School in Woodruff, S.C.[/caption] A South Carolina high school principal's decision to confiscate American flags from students' vehicles on 9/11 more…

Antarctic sea ice hits all-time record high

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABC.NET.AU) — Satellite imagery reveals an area of about 20 million square kilometres covered by sea ice around the Antarctic continent. Jan Lieser from the Antarctic Climate and more…

Students fingerprinted to 'monitor diets'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (EXPRESS AND STAR) — Pupils will have their fingerprints taken at their £20,000 high-tech new school canteen in a bid to reduce queues and monitor pupils’ diets. Redhill more…

School bans 'offensive' Chick-fil-A sandwiches

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Fox News) Feathers have been ruffled at California’s Ventura High School, where the principal this week banned the football booster club from selling Chick-fil-A sandwiches over fears that more…