School installs shooter-detection system

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="dseDdvcTqaWjaDGZSY5ZujTV4r2vbOpu" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (ASSOCIATED PRESS) — METHUEN, Mass. — With students off for the Veterans Day holiday, a simulated school shooting at Methuen grammar school Tuesday showed what more…

2 more states eye repeal of Common Core

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILY SIGNAL) On the heels of Republican victories last week, attempts to replace Common Core with homegrown standards are resurfacing in states across the nation. Most prominently, elected more…

Students promise to walk out on newest tests

by Bob Unruh -- Testing is running amok for students these days. Besides the college-entrance ACT and SAT exams, there are Common Core assessments, state education and school assessments, district evaluations and more…

More parents explore homeschooling

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USATODAY) — WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. — Arlene Figueroa knew she had found her "tribe of moms" when she met a network of women who gave birth at home more…

Pix of skimpy Michelle O lunches anger parents

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (EAGNEWS) — HASKELL, Okla. – A chicken patty, small scoop of mashed potatoes and carton of milk aren’t enough to sustain a high school boy. Haskell skimpy lunchBut more…

Schoolteacher charged with raping her son

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILY BEAST) A small-town Ohio elementary school teacher just racked up 25 charges on an otherwise clean record for allegedly raping her son. Lori Ann Anderson, a 50-year-old more…

Ivy League students ask Rick Perry for anal sex

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CAMPUSREFORM) — A student at Dartmouth College asked Texas Governor Rick Perry Sunday if he would accept anal sex in exchange for $102 million in campaign contributions. Senior more…

School bans students from praying together

by Drew Zahn -- [caption id="attachment_1408415" align="alignright" width="247"] Chase Windebank[/caption] For the last three years, high-school senior Chase Windebank has been meeting with other students during a designated free period to discuss more…