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South Carolina School Tries To Sweep MLK Day Under The Rug- PLEASE ACTION !
Society & Culture  (tags: school, igoring Martin Luther king day, disrespect, honour, children, ethics, rights )

Simone
- 1989 days ago - education.change.org
2000 was a big year for civil rights in South Carolina. In 2000, the state became the last state to make Martin Luther King, Jr. Day a holiday - 17 years after it was first passed. 2000 was also the year that the Confederate flag was removed from S.C
No Room at School for the 2010 Baby Boomers as Thousands Are Taught in Makeshift Class Rooms
Society & Culture  (tags: school, class room, students, baby boomers, primary school, admissionseducation )

Anna
- 2119 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Hundreds of children have no primary school place with term already started as the recent baby boom triggers an admissions crisis.
10 SAT Preparation Tips
Society & Culture  (tags: SAT Preparation, MBA, Study, School, College, Students )

Nancy
- 2121 days ago - liberalartscolleges.org
If you're on the verge of sitting for the SAT, consider the tips listed below and give it your best.
10 Life Lessons Learned in Grade School
Society & Culture  (tags: School, Education, Classroom, Life Lessons )

Anna
- 2164 days ago - bestcollegesonline.net
Here are a few life lessons we learned during that fun yet trying time, when the world was fresh and we were a bit more resilient.
Girl Missing For 2 Weeks
Society & Culture  (tags: girl, School, Missing Child, weeks )

Lone
- 2196 days ago - myfoxny.com
MYFOXNY.COM - A 12-year-old New York City girl has been missing for more than two weeks.
Savannah High Student Rapes Schoolmate in Hallway, Police Say
Society & Culture  (tags: teenage girl, raped, School )

Lone
- 2223 days ago - savannahnow.com
A Savannah High student raped a female schoolmate in a campus hallway during school hours earlier this month, Savannah-Chatham public schools officials said Thursday.
Teach Animal Welfare In UK Schools
Society & Culture  (tags: children, school, teaching, AnimalWelfare, cats, dogs, protection )

Borg
- 2225 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
How much do our children know about animal safety, health & welfare. Teaching this in school's could have a significant impact on children of all ages. This will give them a better understanding of how to care for their pet, or treat an animal found
ACTION ALERT:Stop Bullying! Pass the Safe Schools Improvement Act
Society & Culture  (tags: Bullying, Cyberbullying, school, children, abuse, violence, safety )

Tonya
- 2290 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
We've experienced several tragic suicides of middle-school aged children -- each provoked by anti-LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) bullying and harassment.
We'd Rather Cancel the Prom Than Let a Girl Bring a Female Date
Society & Culture  (tags: school, civilrights, gayrights, lgbtrights, school_prom, school_authorities, itawamba_county_school, lesbian )

Jenny
- 2297 days ago - care2.com
This is the sentiment evoked by one Mississippi school that, this week, has decided to cancel its annual prom rather than let a young female student, who self-identifies as lesbian, bring her partner to the prom.
Lower Merion Schools Agree to Preserve Web Cam Evidence
Society & Culture  (tags: School, laptops, webcam, spy camera, education )

Lone
- 2312 days ago - kyw1060.com
A hearing was held in Philadelphia Federal court on Monday in the case of Lower Merion Schools reportedly using school-issued laptops to check up on students. An agreement was reached which will preserve all data on those laptops
12-Year-Old Brought Guns, Ammo to School: Cops
Society & Culture  (tags: 12 yr old boy, gun, school, police, crime, safety )

Lone
- 2361 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.
Boy, 14, Accused of Raping Girl at Calif. School
Society & Culture  (tags: girl, raped, school, teen, police, crime, sick )

Lone
- 2383 days ago - sacbee.com
EL CERRITO, Calif. -- A 14-year-old boy is facing charges, and two school officials are on administrative leave, after authorities say a 12-year-girl was raped in a stairwell
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
- 2394 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.
In Some Classrooms, Books Are a Thing of the Past
Society & Culture  (tags: school, students, digital classrooms )

Lone
- 2439 days ago - washingtonpost.com
AGOURA HILLS, CALIF. -- The dread of high school algebra is lost here amid the blue glow of computer screens and the clickety-clack of keyboards.
OBAMA'S HOME STATE TROUBLES: Nation's Shortest School Year!
Society & Culture  (tags: USA, Hawaii, President Obama, President Obama's home state, nation, school, school year, budget cuts, school budgets, children, Hawaiian children, school, schoolchildren )

Kat
- 2439 days ago - azcentral.com
Not good, Pres. Obama! Not good when you're pushing for more time in the classroom!! Hawaii drastically cuts school year because of budget cuts. Great loss for Hawaiian children.

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