Teacher suspended for blackface lesson

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Monroe News) Monroe Middle School teacher Alan Barron remains suspended only two weeks before he is set to retire after 36 years with the district while administrators investigate more…

Schools give 6th-graders access to condoms

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USA Today) A school district in a small Oregon town is making condoms available to students as young as the sixth grade, the district's superintendent says. Superintendent Rick more…

Did Darwin 'borrow' theory of natural selection?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Telegraph) When Charles Darwin published ‘On the Origin of Species by Natural Selection' in 1859 one Scottish fruit farmer was, understandably, rather put out. Decades before, Patrick more…

Yearbook photos altered to show less skin

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX 13) WASATCH COUNTY, Utah — Female students at a Utah high school want to know why their yearbook photos were altered to show less skin without them more…

Sex-wth-student teacher getting tested

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MLIVE) — BAY CITY, Michigan — A 31-year-old middle school teacher accused of having sex with one of her students is to undergo an evaluation to determine if more…

Thousands of school-lunch pros blast Michelle's rules

by -NO AUTHOR- --   After thousands of cafeteria professionals complained about first lady Michelle Obama's "healthy" school-lunch program, the White House responded with a roundtable discussion. "Holding a roundtable discussion? That's more…

Teacher 'falsifies grades,' caught ranting on tape

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="ZwbmkybjqP9hk3jgmVUKX-PZ3ZbudP6K" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (KDVR) —MONTGOMERY, Ala. — The mother of a Montgomery high school student said she’s angry and heartbroken about the way a teacher treated her son more…

State looks to steal teachers from N. Carolina

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="UwNGkybjptaMyb3fO01GOFoAV-fZsiIv" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (ABC11) — RALEIGH, N.C. (WTVD) — The biggest school district in Texas appears to be trying to take advantage of low teacher salaries in North Carolina. more…