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UMass Amherst Bans Iranian Students From Science, Engineering Studies

UMass Amherst Bans Iranian Students From Science, Engineering Studies

Two student groups have blasted an “outrageous” University of Massachusetts Amherst policy that bans Iranian students from..

February 18, 2015 with 0 Comments
Oklahoma Republicans Vote to Ban Advanced Placement US History

Oklahoma Republicans Vote to Ban Advanced Placement US History

The education committee of the Oklahoma legislature has overwhelmingly voted to ban the teaching of advanced placement United States..

February 17, 2015 with 1 Comment
South Carolina Bill Requires Schools to Teach NRA-Approved Second Amendment Curriculum

South Carolina Bill Requires Schools to Teach NRA-Approved Second Amendment Curriculum

South Carolina state legislators have proposed a bill that would force the state’s public schools to spend more time teaching..

January 9, 2015 with 0 Comments
Massachusetts Teacher Nikki Bollerman Wins $150,000, Gives Everything to School

Massachusetts Teacher Nikki Bollerman Wins $150,000, Gives Everything to School

A Massachusetts elementary school teacher who won $150,000 in an online holiday contest sponsored by a credit card company has donated the..

December 27, 2014 with 1 Comment
Maryland School District Removes Religious Holiday Names from Academic Calendar

Maryland School District Removes Religious Holiday Names from Academic Calendar

Maryland’s largest school district voted on Tuesday to strip the names of religious holidays from next year’s academic calendar..

November 12, 2014 with 0 Comments
California Enacts ‘Yes Means Yes’ Law Defining Sexual Consent on College Campuses

California Enacts ‘Yes Means Yes’ Law Defining Sexual Consent on College Campuses

In a bid to address the epidemic of rape on college campuses, California has become the first state in America to pass a law defining..

September 30, 2014 with 0 Comments
Huntsville Schools Supe: NSA Call Led To Monitoring Students’ Online Activity

Huntsville Schools Supe: NSA Call Led To Monitoring Students’ Online Activity

A call from the National Security Agency warning of a threat against faculty members allegedly prompted city school officials in..

September 24, 2014 with 0 Comments
Creationism Banned From UK Schools

Creationism Banned From UK Schools

Britain’s Conservative-led government has banned the teaching of creationism as a valid scientific theory in free schools and..

June 25, 2014 with 0 Comments
Arizona Schools Chief John Huppenthal Outed as Internet Troll Who Called Poor ‘Lazy Pigs’

Arizona Schools Chief John Huppenthal Outed as Internet Troll Who Called Poor ‘Lazy Pigs’

Arizona’s public schools chief has confessed to being a prolific Internet troll who posted harsh comments on various blogs, in one..

June 19, 2014 with 0 Comments
‘Jew Incinerator’: Anti-Semitic Bullying Rocks Chicago School

‘Jew Incinerator’: Anti-Semitic Bullying Rocks Chicago School

Three eighth grade students have been suspended as part of an investigation of alleged anti-Semitic bullying at a Chicago public school...

June 5, 2014 with 0 Comments
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