Woman goes to prison for sex with student

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USATODAY) — CINCINNATI —The former high school teacher convicted last year of having sex with a 16-year-old student went to prison Monday. Hamilton County Common Pleas Court Judge more…

90,000 a year in ER from school violence

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBCNEWS) — Despite all the lip service given to battling bullying, many kids are still being seriously hurt while on school grounds, a new study shows. Each year more…

No books, no clue at city's worst school

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYPOST) — This principal runs a school of “no.” Students at PS 106 in Far Rockaway, Queens, have gotten no math or reading and writing books for the more…

Texas family battles judge over homeschooling

by -NO AUTHOR- -- A controversy has erupted in Texas after a judge ordered children removed from the home of their Christian homeschooling parents – over the homeschooling itself – even though more…

Obama to schools: Stop targeting blacks for punishment

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) The Obama administration Wednesday issued new guidelines on classroom discipline, seeking to end the apparent disparities in how students of different races are punished for violating school rules. more…

Obama minions could school your kids

by Aaron Klein -- An adviser on education to New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio's transition team leads an education-reform group that has been in long-term partnership with the controversial Association more…

Rape-case update: Decision day for principal

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ASSOCIATED PRESS) — STEUBENVILLE, Ohio -- An eastern Ohio elementary school official will perform community service related to rape awareness in exchange for prosecutors dropping a charge that more…