'Loan shark' firm targets students

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILY MAIL) — Students are being targeted by a ‘legal loan shark’ offering cash at an astonishing 4,214 per cent annual rate of interest. Wonga.com is marketing its more…

Teacher arrested for child sex assault

by -NO AUTHOR- -- SAN JOSE-- An elementary school teacher in San Jose was behind bars Tuesday night after police arrested him earlier in the day on suspicion of aggravated sexual assault more…

Chinese applications to U.S. schools skyrocket

by -NO AUTHOR- -- BEIJING – Wenzy Duan dreams about becoming a delegate to the United Nations. “I know this [ambition] is pretty high,” said the 17-year old Beijing native.  “But I think more…

Parents protest 'scream rooms' for students

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Middletown parents, many of whom have children at Farm Hill Elementary School, are outraged about the way the school is dealing with misbehaving students. Teachers and staff put more…

California educators normalizing deviancy?

by Bob Unruh -- The chief of a major pro-family organization in California is accusing state education officials of softening the language they use to describe new requirements that schools teach affirmatively more…

School custodian shares porn with student

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LATIMES) — Investigators are looking for other potential victims after they arrested a school custodian on suspicion of distributing pornographic material to a minor. Steven Llamas, who works more…

U.S. releases new sex-ed standards

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOXNEWS) — Young elementary school pupils should use the proper names for body parts and know by the end of fifth grade that sexual orientation is "the romantic more…

Math problems refer to slavery

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WSB-TV, Atlanta) — Several Gwinnett parents contacted Channel 2 Action News in outrage after their children brought home a math assignment that referenced slavery and beatings. Christopher Braxton more…

Montessori school sued after pushpin death

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NCTIMES) — The parents of the 3-year-old boy who choked to death on a pushpin at his Oceanside preschool in August filed a wrongful-death lawsuit against the school more…