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Nigeria Abductions: UK Experts to Provide Advice
Offbeat  (tags: Nigeria, abductions, school, Girls, UK )

- 82 days ago -
The UK is to send a small team of experts to Nigeria to help over the abduction of more than 200 schoolgirls.
Who Are the 55 Bodies Buried at the Dozier School?
Offbeat  (tags: Florida, school, bodies, children, USA )

- 103 days ago -
Forensic anthropologists are disinterring the remains of children at a Florida reform school. Former students hope the dig will provide answers about alleged child abuse within the school's walls.
Wild Deer Rampage Through US School
Offbeat  (tags: wild deer, rampage, school, bizarre, video )

- 138 days ago -
A US school has an unexpected break-in on as a gang of deer crash through the doors and run around the halls
School Sign Fails
Offbeat  (tags: funny, school, signs, pictures )

- 236 days ago -
Funny school signs!
Butler's Mascot Not Going Through Motions in Joining Big East (VIDEO)
Offbeat  (tags: Butler, school, mascot, Trip, funny, cute, bulldog, faster, stronger, better, video )

- 389 days ago -
With Butler's move up in class to the Big East Conference, everyone must rise up to meet the tougher athletic challenges. And that includes the school's live bulldog mascot, Trip. Following marching orders from Butler AD Barry Collier, Trip's "trainin
Brave Kids in Indonesia Walk Across Damaged Bridge Over River to Get to School
Offbeat  (tags: Brave kids in Indonesia walk across, damaged, bridge, over rive, r to get to, school )

- 918 days ago -
These students deserve an A+ -- for bravery. For some school children in Indonesia, getting to school every day can seem like something straight out of a theme park. A video posted on shows children shimmying across a bridge
Dogs Help Teach Kids About Bullying In School
Offbeat  (tags: bullying, dogs, classroom, school, americans, animals, children, culture, ethics, goodnews, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, pets, photos, pictures, society, safety, unusual )

- 1032 days ago -
Sweet-natured dogs lolling about classrooms are helping take a bite out of bullying -- and other bad behaviors -- in Kansas City schools. No More Bullies teaches, with dogs' help, responsibility, compassion, self-control and integrity.
Terrifying Moment Before Tsunami Revealed
Offbeat  (tags: March 11, danger, tsunami, terrifying moment, lifeboat, Great East Japan Earthquake, school, evacuation, lucky, Ishinomaki, Miyagi Prefecture )

- 1068 days ago -
As the tsunami waters rose around him, one boy desperately stayed afloat clinging to his evacuation helmet. A refrigerator with no door floated past so he climbed inside, and survived by staying in his "lifeboat" until the danger eventually passed.
8 Back to School Kid Types
Offbeat  (tags: school, back 2 school, back to school )

- 1068 days ago -
If the digital era has done anything for the present generation of kids heading to college, it might be this: it has allowed for wider than previous descriptions of the characteristics that define the individual. Not only are there more comprehensive, wid
Back to School Items That Make Adults Melancholic
Offbeat  (tags: school, adults, relations )

- 1068 days ago -
Summer is a magical time for children. All over the country children invade swimming pools, local parks and beaches, and summer camp grounds as they chant the familiar rhyme, "No more pencils. No more books. No more teachers' dirty looks."
Is Law School Worth It?
Offbeat  (tags: law, school, law school )

- 1069 days ago -
You've committed yourself to half a million dollars in student loan debt and discovered no jobs are available in your field: now what? Welcome to the trajectory of law school graduates, who have found themselves struggling to adapt to the current economy.
The Children Who Ride a 40mph Zip Wire a Quarter of a Mile High to Get to School | Mail Online
Offbeat  (tags: Colombia, school, children, ride, death )

- 1204 days ago -
Nine-year-old Daisy Mora makes the trip every day to get to lessons, with her five-year-old brother riding in a cloth bag.
Is Time Spent In School Worth It?
Offbeat  (tags: education, school, offbeat, degrees, colleges, school time )

- 1335 days ago -
School can be a drag -- even your teachers won't disagree with that. So that's not the question. The question is this: Is all the time and energy and persistence required by school truly worth it? In other words, besides learning about stuff
Animal Abuse Stops With Education
Offbeat  (tags: animals abused, children, school, teaching kindness, compassion, loulou rescued )

- 1351 days ago -
When a BETA member found Hatti, this sweet, 7-year old Loulou was struggling to move with a broken hip. She was most likely beaten. Because her jaw was also broken - presumably by a kick to the face - she couldn't eat, her fragile body wasting away.

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