Students aren't addressed as "boys and girls" at Meredith Elementary, a public K-8 school. There are gender-neutral bathrooms, and classes for middle schoolers that tackle issues of race and gender difference head on. Schools around the country are grappling with how to deal with the needs and rights of LGBT students.
The business school students visited the 8,000-acre Orangi Town slum in May with a project in mind to help its residents. When they arrived, an even better idea emerged.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Right-wing provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos vowed Saturday to hold a rally at the University of California, Berkeley after a student group that planned a week of events with him called it off.
The nonprofit's scholarships will provide aid for private school tuition for four years, awarded by lottery from the pool of qualified candidates.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Trump administration on Friday scrapped Obama-era guidance on investigating campus sexual assault, replacing it with new instructions that allow universities to require higher standards of evidence when handling complaints.
South Jersey political figure Paul Drayton was removed amid a probe into a discrimination complaint.
Whether traditional schools or charters, public schools need to do a better job of taking care of our children.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Education Secretary Betsy DeVos flies on her personal plane at her own expense when she visits schools around the country, according to her office, as other Cabinet secretaries' flying habits at taxpayers' cost have drawn scrutiny.
Classes will resume Friday for the first time since teachers walked off the job Monday.
Police, school officials, and concerned parents met to talk about racism and student safety. "I think we can make a difference," one parent said, "and I'm encouraged by that."
With a gift from the Lenfest Foundation, Drexel University finds funding for salaries of students working co-op jobs in the nonprofit cultural sector.
Freeh's lawyers said the lawsuit should be dismissed, citing Spanier's March child endangerment conviction.
The Pennsbury school board Tuesday night approved an aggressive drug and mental health assistance program. The move came after the family a grad who overdosed last spring made an emotional appeal to the board for help.
While charter schools have drawn critics, Camden Education Association President Keith Benson praises LEAP.