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Calif. School Districts Review Parent Notification Policies in Wake of Sierra LaMar's Disappearance

Responding to parent pressure after the disappearance of Sierra La Mar, the Morgan Hill (Calif.) Unified School District began notifying parents in the morning as well as evening if their children don't show up to school.

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A N.C. District Panel May Offer New Anti-gang Initiative

Gang-related offenses represent a tiny portion of student violations in Guilford County Schools.

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Education Report: Shortcomings of Schools Pose National Security Threat

Nearly 30 years after the landmark education report “A Nation at Risk,” a new report finds that America’s failure to prepare its young people for a globalized world is now so grave that it poses a national security threat.

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Ohio Shootings the Latest in Deadly Month for Nation's Schools

This month alone, at least four shootings of students have occurred in schools across the country, including Monday's deadly attack outside Cleveland, Ohio.

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Shooter ID'd in Ohio High School Fatal Shooting; Four Students Injured

One student is dead and four more are wounded following a Monday morning shooting at Chardon High School, officials have said.

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Minnesota School District Ends Policy Blamed for Anti-Gay Bullying

After nine suicides, a federal lawsuit, and the glare of the media spotlight, Minnesota’s Anoka-Hennepin school district has at last rid itself of the policy that helped create a virulently anti-gay environment in its schools.

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The Importance of the Fourth R—Relationships

Relationships are reciprocal. The more we put into them the more we get back.

The Case for Integrated AV

Michael Peveler, of AMX, has been part of the A/V industry and the transition toward a networking type technology over the course of 13 years.
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Alabama's Former Teacher of the Year Arrested on Sex Abuse Charges

A former Teacher of the Year at an Alabama elementary school admitted to molesting over 21 girls during his 25-year career, police said on Thursday.

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Court Sets Hearing in MIssissippi School Case

The 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals will hear oral arguments Jan. 18 in New Orleans in a lawsuit that claims a 9-year-old girl was checked out of a south Mississippi school six times by an unauthorized man who then raped her.

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