Nellie Bowles, New York Times 10:48 am PDT, Saturday, April 20, 2019 From left: Megan Jackson, who is epileptic and suffered from daily seizures after her high school implemented the Summit Learning program; Jordyn Jackson, their mother Amy Jackson, and Kallee Forslund, in Wellington, Kan., April 13, 2019. Public schools in Kansas rolled out a web-based learning platform backed by Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg. Now students have staged walkouts and sit-ins, and their parents have organized. (Anna Petrow/The New York Times) less From left: Megan Jackson, who is epileptic and suffered from daily seizures after her high school implemented the Summit Learning program; Jordyn Jackson, their mother Amy Jackson, and Kallee Forslund, in ... more Photo: Anna Petrow, NYT Photo: Anna Petrow, NYT … [Read more...] about Silicon Valley came to Kansas schools. Then, the rebellion started.
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Mark Scolforo, Associated Press Updated 6:18 am CST, Monday, February 18, 2019 Ted Sanchez, a Corpus Christi Independent School District police officer at Grant Middle School, shines a light into a dark room as he searches for a possible threat during an active shooter training exercise Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, at the old Lamar Elementary in Corpus Christi, Texas, Officer's with the district's police department go through active shooter simulations before each school year. (AP Photo/Corpus Christi Caller-Times, Michael Zamora) MANDATORY CREDIT; MAGS OUT; TV OUT less Ted Sanchez, a Corpus Christi Independent School District police officer at Grant Middle School, shines a light into a dark room as he searches for a possible threat during an active shooter training exercise ... more Photo: Michael Zamora, MBO / Associated Press … [Read more...] about School threat system fields thousands of tips in first month
President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump greet former President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama at the state funeral for former President George H.W. Bush at the National Cathedral. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Matt McClain Former president George W. Bush (C) reaches past President Donald Trump to greet former first Lady Michelle Obama. (Photo by Brendan SMIALOWSKI / AFP) From left, President Donald Trump, first lady Melania Trump, former President Barack Obama, Michelle Obama, former President Bill Clinton, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, and former President Jimmy Carter listen as former President George W. Bush speaks during a State Funeral at the National Cathedral, Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018, in Washington, for former President George H.W. Bush.(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, Pool) Former first lady Michelle Obama chats with the audience during a book-tour stop in Washington on Saturday. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Marvin Joseph … [Read more...] about Why do so many Americans adore Michelle Obama? She keeps it real (even at a funeral).
“It just felt like day care,” said one student. By Caroline Preston 11/10/2018 05:00 am ET PHILADELPHIA and GREENVILLE, Pa. — Back when he still lived with his family, when school was across the street from his home in West Philadelphia, Johnathan Hamilton used to plow through reading assignments and research religious questions online. He stumbled over fractions — math was always a struggle — but started getting into philosophy as an early teen. Then, at 15, his relationship with his parents grew violent, and Hamilton went to live in a city shelter for foster youth. When a bed became available at a residential facility in suburban Glenmoore, Pennsylvania, run by the nonprofit Devereux Foundation, Hamilton was sent to live there. For roughly nine months, he went to school on the grounds of the facility — and he says it was mostly lost time. Classes were full of kids of different ages. The material he was assigned seemed many grade … [Read more...] about How Schools For Kids In Foster Care Act As ‘Educational Black Holes’