Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Sun, 10/28/2012 - 4:39pm
Some Lafayette Parish School Board members want increased police presence at larger middle and high school campuses, but the current rate of criminal activity at the schools doesn’t warrant the added officers, the supervisor of the district’s school resource officers said.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Sun, 10/28/2012 - 4:31pm
Nearly 3,000 Massachusetts students suffered a concussion or other head injury while playing sports during the last school year, according to the results of a first-of-its-kind survey completed by 164 schools.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Sun, 10/28/2012 - 4:26pm
After spending a year facilitating roughly 160 conversations on how to improve public education in Duval County, the Jacksonville Public Education Fund is now asking the community to prioritize the themes that emerged from those talks.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Sun, 10/28/2012 - 4:18pm
Since the start of the 2010 school year, thirsty students at Turlock High School have been able to visit a "hydration station," a state-of-the-art drinking fountain that provides filtered and chilled water.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Sun, 10/28/2012 - 4:15pm
As taped piano music plays, Ashley Brown issues a stream of commands. Firm and insistent, she strides around the tiny studio and puts her third-period ballet students through their steady, rhythmic paces.
Submitted by Georgia Langner on Fri, 10/26/2012 - 5:32pm
Dr. Gregory Welk communicates the necessity of daily physical activity for children, provides guidelines for meeting daily activity requirements, and discusses the positive correlation between physical activity and classroom learning.