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25 min ago | KFVS12
The legislation approved Thursday would prohibit public school districts from using "radio frequency identification technology" to track to location of students or transmit information about them.
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4 hrs ago | KSWO
The House voted 65-28 Thursday for the bill and sent it to the Senate for consideration.
8 hrs ago | Sentinel & Enterprise
Uintah Elementary School parents Erica Lukes, Lynn Lonardo, Ashley Hoopes and Annie Payne express their concerns over the handling of the Unitah Elementary School lunch situation during a Salt Lake City School Board meeting at the Salt Lake City School District board room n Salt Lake City, Utah, March 12. The cafeteria worker who took dozens of ... (more)
13 hrs ago | The Tennessean
A University of Tennessee, Knoxville, 4-H Extension initiative has received a $4.9 million grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture for obesity prevention.
17 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area
Police are warning students and their parents about a new psychedelic street drug after a high school student overdosed and was found unresponsive Tuesday on the Stevens Creek Trail.
SANTA FE >> Gov. Susana Martinez signed a measure into law Wednesday to help avert possible reductions in a popular college scholarship program.
A federal judge has dismissed charges against an Indian diplomat whose New York arrest and strip search spurred an international flap.
The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear a challenge to the Third Circuit's ruling that a Pennsylvania school district could not prevent students from wearing breast cancer awareness bracelets.
Classes are resuming Wednesday at Burwell's public schools after they were canceled so administrators could prepare new security measures.
A Belmont woman sexually assaulted by a school janitor in 2001 has filed a lawsuit against the Belmont-Redwood Shores School District for neglecting to fully investigate, report to authorities or fire the convicted sex offender after at least eight allegations of sexual abuse over 20 years.
High school students in the western Washington community of Tenino who hatched the idea of endlessly playing a Justin Bieber song to raise money for African orphans have eclipsed their goal - they got classmates to donate more than $900.
Local school officials say efforts to equip students with new technology are being impeded by a state directive that they must purchase costly calculators for eighth-graders.
Would Parmesan by any other name be as tasty atop your pasta? A ripening trade battle might put that to the test.
A House committee has approved a bill that would forgive public schools up to 10 missed school days because of winter weather.
In an effort to save money for cash-strapped Wisconsin districts, state lawmakers are considering ending a requirement that schools teach for 180 days a year or lose state funding.
Getting Ohio youths more engaged in classes that would help prepare them for in-demand careers would benefit all: the students and their families, schools and employers who would have access to a better-trained work force.