An Indiana state senator intends to file a school bus safety bill that would not have students crossing state highways to get to school buses. School districts would be allowed to petition to reduce speed limits near bus stops. Increased penalties for traffic law violations resulting in death are also proposed.
Emotional bullying in the preschool years hurts quite a lot, according to new research. When a child both bullies and gets bullied, depression symptoms begin to appear as early as age 3. Depression in early childhood increases the risk of depression in later childhood, which predicts depression in adolescence.
A substitute shortage that had frustrated Nebraska schools prior to the pandemic is now so acute that schools are in an all-hands-on-deck status, assigning administrators to cover classrooms and wooing college students to sub over their winter break.