Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 02/25/2014 - 11:42pm
Under the new House legislation, schools boards have the discretion to take incidents on a case-by-case basis and would no longer be forced to expel or suspend students caught with a fishing knife or baseball bat in their car on school grounds.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 02/25/2014 - 11:34pm
New rules from the U.S. Department of Agriculture will slowly eliminate unhealthy foods in schools starting July 1. The agency and the White House also announced a proposal to phase out advertising of those foods at schools.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Mon, 02/24/2014 - 11:46pm
School leaders around the country are tearing up their calendars to cram in more teaching time after extreme numbers of weather cancellations. But a few are trying something different: virtual school days that continue learning while staff and students are stuck at home.