Maine court rules on transgender's rights

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Portland Press Herald) – The rights of a transgender girl from Orono were violated when school administrators made her use a staff bathroom at her elementary school instead more…

Academics protest proposed blogging ban

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Guardian) Academics across the world are up in arms at a proposal to bar the senior members of the International Studies Association (ISA) from blogging. The proposal more…

Kids watch as lunches tossed in trash

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SALT LAKE TRIBUNE) Up to 40 kids at Uintah Elementary in Salt Lake City picked up their lunches Tuesday, then watched as the meals were taken and thrown more…

Prof: Osama bin Laden was freedom fighter

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Fox News) Osama bin Laden was a freedom fighter and the U.S. is a "neocolonial power," according to a California state university teacher whose writings are required reading more…

Girl beaten unconscious by classmates at recess

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WTTG-TV) DISTRICT HEIGHTS, Md. - A 7-year-old girl at Thomas Claggett Elementary School in District Heights, Md., was beaten unconscious by at least four classmates Tuesday morning. It more…

Felons work on campus, including heroin smuggler

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTONPOST) — Fairfax County Public Schools discovered the administration mistakenly hired seven employees who are convicted felons, including a high school teacher who was once part of a more…

Cops: Parent sucker-punched principal

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WKMG-TV) A parent was arrested Thursday in Volusia County on suspicion of sucker-punching a school principal, knocking him to the ground. Antonio Goodin, 35, of Daytona Beach, was more…

Why so hard to come out of homeschool closet

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE AMERICAN CONSERVATIVE) — Yesterday Rod Dreher wrote a blog post about Jennifer Kulynych, a Washington-area lawyer who decided to homeschool her daughter. She herself had written in more…

Teen sets self on fire at high school

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="BrajZmazoEqLuAZwwEYs4pNRMNwrdI7R" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (THEDENVERCHANNEL) — WESTMINSTER, Colo. - A 16-year-old student walked into Standley Lake High School Monday morning and set himself on fire in the school cafeteria, more…

Teacher walks outside completely nude

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MYFOXBOSTON) — WALPOLE, Mass. – A teacher was arrested Wednesday for allegedly walking around his driveway wearing only a ski cap and goggles. A woman passing by the more…