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  1. Groton High School Students Sentenced in Hazing CaseRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | WENY

    Groton Central School District Superintendent, James Abrams said the incident was a serious violation of the code of conduct but he would not go into detail about the nature of the incident. Groton Police reports obtained by the Ithaca Journal say a freshman football player was held down while a varsity upperclassman rubbed genitals in the freshmen's face.

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  2. PHOTOS: Spelling counts for local studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Farmington Daily Times

    Xander Jones from Farmington prepares to spell his word during the San Juan County Spelling Bee at Brooks/Isham Performing Arts Center in Kirtland Thursday night. Scott Nicolay, coordinator of enrichment and community relations with the Central Consolidated School District, hosts the San Juan County Spelling Bee at Brooks/Isham Performing Arts Center in Kirtland Thursday night.

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  3. Teacher investigated for taking Super Bowl betsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KRQE Albuquerque

    Betting for cash on the Super Bowl is pretty common, but it's illegal. Now, a middle school teacher is being investigated for selling squares in a Super Bowl pool.

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  4. Father seeks ban on unimmunized schoolkidsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WGAL-TV Lancaster

    Rhett Krawitt looks like a normal, smiling 6-year-old as he plays with his sister in the kitchen of their San Francisco home this week. But it's a truly incredible scene.

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  5. School District Leads State in Turnaround SchoolsRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Bradenton Times

    MANATEE COUNTY The School District of Manatee County led like-sized school districts across Florida in helping struggling schools improve in terms of the grade each school is given by the state. Manatee bested a dozen other districts, the Florida Department of Education announced this week.

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  6. Candidates for Bloomfield superintendent answer questions in public forumRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Farmington Daily Times

    Members of the community filled the Bloomfield High School atrium Thursday night as the two finalists for the district's superintendent position answered questions about their goals and aspirations. The Bloomfield School District held a public forum for district staff members, parents, students and residents to pose questions to candidates Cody Diehl and Kim Mizell.

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  7. Menoken Middle School Students Learn Through ArtRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KFYR-TV Bismarck

    The artist-in-residence grant is awarded to schools with the hope it will bring out the creative side of children and allow them to express themselves. "I think art is important for a lot of reasons.

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  8. Parents address school board members over underwear checkRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Members of the school board in the North Texas town of Gustine heard from concerned parents after about two dozen elementary school students had to pull their pants down after feces were found on a gym floor. WFAA-TV reports the district has confirmed that the two administers involved in the incident are on leave.

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  9. Humans of N.Y. blogger raises $1M plus for studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Windsor Beacon

    What started out as a fail for blogger/photographer Brandon Stanton has turned into a major success for him and a group of Brooklyn, N.Y., schoolchildren. Stanton's campaign to raise $100,000 to send middle school students to visit Harvard University had yielded more than ten times the goal as of Thursday night and gone viral, with still a week to go until the campaign's end.

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  10. Legislation aims to keep control of school districts local 0Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | UnionLeader.com

    A bill described by co-sponsors as an issue of local control would underscore that school districts shall not be required to adopt Common Core standards.

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  11. Superintendent says kids deserve playground expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | UnionLeader.com

    There is a need to add new playground space and equipment to the Sandown North Elementary School even if fourth- and fifth-grade students from Sandown Central do not move to the school next year, according to Superintendent Earl Metzler.

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  12. Effort aims to help black male students qualify for Pittsburgh PromiseRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    Victor Kivuva, a senior at Pittsburgh Science & Technology Academy 6-12 in Oakland, said he has learned the "importance of how powerful it is to be an African-American male with an education." That revelation has helped to propel Victor to raise his grade-point average, which he said has gone from "not good" to regularly above a 3.5 on a 4-point scale.

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  13. South Valley High students in Ukiah compete for good causeRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Ukiah Daily Journal

    Charles "Chucky" Brown and Jeralynn Maxwell raised the most money in South Valley High School's penny wars fundraiser benefiting Charity: Water. For the past two weeks, South Valley High School students have been having a war one for a good cause, in the name of education.

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  14. People hear from the Burlington School District superintendent finalistsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    One candidate, Yaw Obeng, is currently a superintendent in Burlington, Ontario. Joyce Mundy, the other finalist, is a superintendent in Marminster, Pennsylvania.

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  15. Burlington superintendent candidates get interviewed by the publicRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    Thursday night, people had the chance to ask questions to the two Burlington superintendent finalists, Joyce Mundy and Yaw Obeng. BY ALLOWING FREE TOLL PASSAGE.

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  16. Forsyth's schools practicing for winter weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Forsyth County News

    Schools routinely conduct fire drills and review tornado scenarios and lockdown procedures. Many even have acquired a standardized procedure for an active shooter lockdown.

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  17. Top young spellers in Forsyth County compete SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Forsyth County News

    Representatives from Forsyth County's 29 elementary and middle schools will gather Saturday to test their knowledge of the English language. Or rather, how to spell words in it.

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  18. Carney Proposes Ban on Electronic Cigarette Use in Schools, on School GroundsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | LocalOnlineNews.tv

    OLD SAYBROOK/WESTBROOK: State Rep. Devin Carney hopes to prohibit the use of electronic cigarettes on school grounds in his bill H.B. 5219 . Current regulation is limited to the use of electronic cigarettes by anyone under the age of 18; this legislation, however, would seek to expand upon the current bans to include prohibiting the use of electronic cigarettes on school grounds entirely.

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  19. West Shore news a through the decades for Jan. 30, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    With students literally spilling out of the overcrowded Belmont Secondary school, District 62 secretary-treasure Dave Lockyer says the District is in good shape to have a new 1,000 student-student capacity high school building open in three to four years. Also making news the week of Jan. 30, 2005: Former Metchosin Coun.

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  20. Officials, students put city on display at the CapitolRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | SavannahNow

    Armstrong State University President Linda Bleicken uses a breathing bag and comedian Big E of Magic 103.9 FM administers chest compressions to "revive" a mechanical dummy in a Capitol hallway with the help of students Amber Dixon, left, and Jerris Sensabauth. #27 A simulated emergency room set up in a Capitol hallway demonstrated to lawmakers how Armstrong State University uses an integrated approach to provide hands-on training to students from multiple disciplines.

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