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2 hrs ago | CBC News
A school bus ended up flipping over onto its side when its driver suffered a heart attack and lost control of the vehicle.
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6 hrs ago | KHOU-TV Houston
Wheatley High School's principal and the Houston Independent School District's chief high school officer are no longer with the district, HISD officials confirmed Monday.
8 hrs ago | WSAW
Elementary school students in Wisconsin would have at least half an hour of daily physical education under a bill backed by Republican Rep. Chad Weininger, of Green Bay.
10 hrs ago | KSSN-FM Little Rock
Yet more evidence that schools go to extreme lengths to punish children for even thinking about weapons: A 10-year-old Georgia boy was suspended for a day after he pretended to shoot an entirely imaginary arrow at another student.
14 hrs ago | Bangkok Post
A group of around 20 students from the prestigious Dhepsirin School in Bangkok joined anti-government protesters in their "final battle" on Monday.
MOUNT WASHINGTON, Ky. Mount Washington Police have arrested a teenager after an investigation revealed he made threats to harm children at a Bullitt County elementary school.
Travis Lang, a junior at Santa Fe Trail High School, studies cabinet-making and millworking at Washburn Tech, something he hopes will help with employment after graduation.
A Wellington teacher almost $8000 out of pocket after months of Novopay stuff-ups is stumped about how to recoup his lost savings.
Virginia Beach fire officials say a generator caused a fire that broke out on a float during a holiday parade.
From left Valeria Mendiola, 9, Deborah Villalpando, 12, Victoria Villalpando, 7, Barbra Villalpando, 13, and Vilma Villalpando search for their ride after school Friday afternoon at Bella Romero Elementary in Greeley.
For the second consecutive year, Carmel teachers are heading into the new year without a ratified contract.
The new test, which rolls out January, will replace pencil and paper with computers and cost at least $120.
Federal education agency officials are saying they won't pursue potential civil rights violations from a cheating scheme at El Paso public schools although the school district may not be totally in the clear.
"We sure don't want the teachers to be in fear of their checks," said House Education Committee Chairman John Moore, R-Brandon.
An Alabama school system is fighting to prevent the expansion of a lawsuit filed by former students who say they were sexually molested by a long-time teacher, court documents show.
The State Attorney's Office in Manatee County says the principal of a Lakewood Ranch Charter school will not face charges for failing to report failing to report suspected child abuse between Pre-K students.