Oregon teachers can pack heat again

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="gwM2RnZzp22IVEvYXiMPSMrjoGyDEyof" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (KATU) — ST. HELENS, Ore. – They’re back. Guns in the St. Helens school district, that is. The school board this week repealed a ban more…

Monitors placed on 7,000 students

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) It's called the largest single experiment in getting kids more active in Snohomish County. The Gear Up & Go program involves handing out nearly 7,000 watch-sized more…

Prof who called for kids' deaths back to work

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The Kansas University professor who called for the deaths of the children of National Rifle Association members has been taken off administrative leave and assigned to paperwork. Associate more…

Teacher was helping killer prep for test

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BOSTON HERALD) One of the last things slain Danvers High math teacher Colleen Ritzer did was offer to stay after school and help a struggling student — the more…

'In God We Trust' motto in all schools?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) HARRISBURG, Pa. –  Pennsylvania public school districts would be required to post “In God We Trust” in every school building under legislation that advanced out of a more…

Teaching assistant emails nude pics to students

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="wxMWhkZzpdv8j1ao5nlTEL90b2EJHJ39" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (USA Today) A University of Iowa teaching assistant e-mailed "inappropriate content to her students" this week, an incident that now is under review, university officials more…

'The pornography of meat'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Campus Reform) California college has invited a speaker to teach students that eating meat is misogynistic, and that our society degrades fish because "we don't view them as more…

Biting spiders force school closure

by -NO AUTHOR- -- LONDON (AP) — Creepy crawlies, in the form of a venomous spider infestation, has forced a school in Britain to close a week before Halloween. The Dean Academy, a secondary more…

Teen went to movies after killing teacher

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="oxcnhiZzpMmRKva2TybZvt7-ybGq8QKd" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (BOSTON HERALD) A 14-year-old Danvers High School freshman ducked into a darkened movie theater for a matinee of the new Woody Allen movie after authorities more…