START A PETITION34,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good

Society & Culture

Being Bullied Is Not A Right Of Passage ACTION
Society & Culture  (tags: school, education, bullying, human rights )

Nancy
- 1789 days ago - forcechange.com
A Pennsylvania teen recently disclosed that she sustained repeated physical and emotional abuse by her peers. Beatrice Culbertson, 16, has been the target of double bullying for nearly two years. The teasing, taunting and phone calls eventually escalat
Milton Hershey School: Stop Discriminating Against An HIV-Positive 13-Year-Old ACTION
Society & Culture  (tags: HIV Positive, school, children, discrimination )

Nancy
- 1697 days ago - change.org
The Milton Hershey School promises to "nurture and educate children in social and financial need to lead fulfilling and productive lives" -- unless you happen to be living with HIV.
School Must Reverse Decision To Reject HIV Positive Boy ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, children, school, HIV, protection, environment )

CherAWAY
- 1695 days ago - forcechange.com
A 13-year-old boy who applied to Milton Hershey School, a boarding school that educates low-income and socially disadvantaged students for free, was rejected because he is HIV positive
Protect LGBT Youth From Discrimination At School ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, LGBT, youth, discrimination, school, education, rights )

CherAWAY
- 1770 days ago - forcechange.com
Protect LGBT students from discrimination and bullying at school. Provide a safe educational environment for all students.
Surge in Homeless Children Strains School Districts
Society & Culture  (tags: USA, school, children, homelessness, foreclosure, school districts, report cards, shelters, motels, trailer parks, homeless families )

Kat
- 2514 days ago - nytimes.com
more than one million students without stable housing by last spring, has tested budget-battered school districts as they try to carry out their responsibilities -- and the federal mandate -- to salvage education for children whose lives are filled with
Native American Boy's Right To Wear Braids Moves To U.S. Appeals Court
Society & Culture  (tags: school, culture, hair, braids, child, Native American )

Lone
- 2425 days ago - npr.org
It seems like something from an earlier century in which native American children were forced to give up their Indian ways and for the culture of whites.
'When She Yelled for Help, No One Did Anything'
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, children, violence, school, safety )

Sherry
- 3163 days ago - baltimoresun.com
The girl eventually kicked and screamed enough to get the boys off her, at which point she threw chairs and desks to get them away, her mother said. Another teacher came in and broke up an ensuing fight. The girl was escorted to the assistant principal's
Talented 14-Year-Old Made a Clock So His School Got Him Arrested and Suspended
Society & Culture  (tags: 9-11, clock, invention, school, arrested, Irving MacArthur High School, Ahmed Mohamed, Texas )

Dandelion
- 312 days ago - motherjones.com
Mohamed just wants to invent good things for mankind, but because his name is Mohamed and because of September 11, I think my son got mistreated.
10 Famous People Who Were Expelled From School
Society & Culture  (tags: Famous People, Expelled, School, Education, Success, Ambition )

Nancy
- 1965 days ago - onlinecollegesanduniversities.net
If you've got real talent and individual ambition, school might not be the best avenue to success for you. In fact, these businessmen, artists, scientists and actors were so bored with school that they were expelled,
ACTION ALERT: Don't Kick Out Students for Being Gay! PLEASE SIGN !
Society & Culture  (tags: gay, school, discrimination, education, freedom, society )

Simone
- 1743 days ago - forcechange.com
A private Christian school has kicked out a 12th grader for being a lesbian. The Master's School in West Simsbury, Connecticut interrogated Rachel Aviles about her sexual orientation, then, when she acknowledged she was a lesbian, they forced her out.
Deputies Arrest Sex Offender for Having Knife at High School
Society & Culture  (tags: children, school, sex offender, safety, rights )

Sherry
- 3263 days ago - myrtlebeachonline.com
A 73-year-old man who is a registered sex offender was arrested Friday night after an officer saw a knife in his pocket at a high school football game. Deputies also discovered used and unused condoms in Rivers' pockets.
12-Year-Old Brought Guns, Ammo to School: Cops
Society & Culture  (tags: 12 yr old boy, gun, school, police, crime, safety )

Lone
- 2392 days ago - msnbc.msn.com
Cops arrested a 12-year-old boy Tuesday afternoon for allegedly bringing a 9mm handgun to a school on the West Side, say Chicago police.
Principal Fires Guards, Expands Arts and Sees Test Scores Soar
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, americans, children, crime, culture, education, ethics, family, police, politics, safety, school, society )

Kit
- 1179 days ago - alternet.org
Who would've thought kids would learn better without police breathing down their necks?
   

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Society & Culture

Most Active Stories Today in Society & Culture tagged with School

top story finders in Society & Culture

1. Carole K. 3 popular stories

2. Giana Peranio-Paz 2 popular stories

3. Kerstin Strobl 2 popular stories

4. Roxy H. 2 popular stories

5. Monika A. 2 popular stories

6. Ben Oscarsito 2 popular stories

7. GGmaSheila D. 2 popular stories

8. Ed Site Issues V. 2 popular stories

9. Jonathan Harper 1 popular stories

10. Daniel Partlow 1 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!





New to Care2? Start Here.