Just 1/4 of students proficient in writing

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ARTICLES.ORLANDOSENTINEL) — Students who have access to computers at home and regularly use them for assignments are more likely to be strong writers, a national exam suggests. But more…

Teacher posts student's mistakes on Facebook

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (GASTON GAZETTE) — A North Gaston High teacher has been suspended after posting her student’s work on a social media site. English teacher Shanna Sigmon-Moore posted three photos more…

Boy critical after collapsing at football practice

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AJC) — A Walton County youth remained in an Atlanta hospital Tuesday after collapsing during football practice Monday afternoon. Brant Rawls, a spokesman for Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta more…

Students strike against federal lunch rules

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (JSONLINE) — By 7 a.m. Monday, senior Nick Blohm already had burned about 250 calories in the Mukwonago High School weight room. He grabbed a bagel and a more…

Teacher with HIV has sex with boys

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (HOMETOWNLIFE) — Canton sex offender Brandon Tomblin, a former Wayne Memorial High School teacher sentenced Friday to four to 20 years in prison for having sex with teenage more…

Spelling-challenged vandals damage car

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (YORK DISPATCH) — A York City woman found the misspelled word "bicth" and other vandalism spray painted on her SUV over the weekend. The woman who lives in more…

1700 B.C.: 'Alla' god of 'violence and revolution'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- A research article posted on the website of terrorist-turned-Christian Walid Shoebat contends the oldest known references to the Islamic deity Allah are not in Arabian records but in more…

Chicago teachers refuse vote, remain on strike

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) CHICAGO — The Chicago teachers union will continue its week-old strike in the nation’s third-largest city, keeping thousands of students out of class. The union’s House of Delegates declined to vote more…

District confiscates student's rosary beads

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (KDVR-TV) LOVELAND, Colo. — A student is questioning whether his faith or his fashion is under fire at his high school in Loveland. Thompson Valley High School officials more…