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Ohio High School Protects Sensitive Children By Ditching Valedictorian And Salutatorian Honors

Top of your class? Who cares!  A High School in Mason, Ohio has eliminated their valedictorian salu.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 15th, 2019

A high school in Ohio says it"s doing away with valedictorians to make mental health a priority — and experts think its a game-changing policy

Google Maps Mason High School in Mason City, Ohio, has decided to stop awarding students the titles of valedictorian or salutatorian, officials said in a press release. Instead, they will be moving to the Latin honors system where .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 13th, 2019

Your kids could be key to tax breaks, and maybe a bigger refund

The tax overhaul cuts out the personal exemption and could hurt some families with children in high school or college. But tax c.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayApr 7th, 2019

Meet Elon University"s Rochelle Ford, newly named dean of the School of Communications

"My involvement in scholastic journalism and public affairs while attending Gahanna Lincoln High School in Ohio taught me the importance of First Amendment rights, asking great questions and empowering others through information.".....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 26th, 2018

Netflix’s ’13 Reasons Why’ Is Still Dangerous for Kids | Opinion

A basic Netflix subscription allows children and teens access to watch “13 Reasons Why,” a story about the 13 reasons why a high school girl committed suicide......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 23rd, 2018

A valedictorian trolled his high school graduation by attributing an Obama quote to Trump — and people fell for it

Olivier Douliery-Pool/Getty Images; AngryManTV/Twitter Ben Bowling, the valedictorian at Bell County High School in Bell County, Kentucky, wanted to make a memorable speech at his graduation. In his speech, Bowling shared a quote from B.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 4th, 2018

A high school valedictorian"s graduation speech was cut short when she attempted to address her alleged sexual assault

Lulabel Seitz/YouTube The valedictorian of Petaluma High Sc.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 8th, 2018

Watch: Valedictorian"s Mic Cut By The School When She Mentions Sexual Harassment

Lulabel Seitz was cut off as she prepared to speak about allegations of sexual assault at Petaluma High School in California......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 10th, 2018

Colleges Are Ditching the SAT/ACT. It’s Time They End Early-Decision Practices, Too

For too long, students' zip codes have defined their futures. For decades, standardized tests have served as the gatekeeper of opportunity for high school students across the country. At the same time, these tests--the SAT and ACT--are a notable e.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 22nd, 2018

Stuyvesant"s valedictorian: Find a way to diversify my school

Editor's note: The text below is adapted from Wong's valedictorian speech at Stuyvesant High School's June 21 graduation ceremony. Just as we will change the world, the world is changing Stuyvesant.... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJun 28th, 2018

LeBron James" new public school for at-risk kids — what he"s called the "most important" project of his career — could set a new standard for athletes

Maddie Meyer/Getty LeBron James' new public school in Akron, Ohio, I Promise School, opens on Monday. The school was created for children a.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 30th, 2018

US High School Teacher Rows Solo across Atlantic Ocean in Record Time

US High School Teacher Rows Solo across Atlantic Ocean in Record Time A high school science teacher from Cincinnati, Ohio, has rowed solo across the Atlantic, setting a record for a West-to-East crossing. Bryc.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsAug 6th, 2018

Worst Cities to Raise Children

The U.S. high school graduation rate rose last year, a sign education systems across the country are finding greater success in preparing children for the future. Finishing school is just one........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstAug 9th, 2018

See what Greater Cincinnati high school sends the most students to Ohio State: SLIDESHOW

For the second year in a row, a Greater Cincinnati high school has topped the list of schools sending the most freshmen to Ohio State University. In fact, five of the top 25 feeder schools are based in the Cincinnati area. Check out the gallery t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 2nd, 2018

NYC Now Has Record Number Of Homeless Students  

The number of homeless students in New York City reached an all-time high for the school year that ended in June, according to a new study.  The surge in homeless children occurred in a period .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 22nd, 2018

Ohio State stepping up diversity and access efforts, but gaps persist

While Ohio State University's main campus is enrolling more students of color than it did 30 years ago, minority students across the board are still underrepresented compared with the state's high school graduates......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 8th, 2018

SOCHE seeks state dollars for new internship program at local businesses

The Southwestern Ohio Council for Higher Education is seeking funding for a new program for high school students......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 17th, 2018

Record number of high school students enrolled at Sinclair

One of the largest universities in the Dayton region has seen record enrollment among high school students this year as part of a dual enrollment program through the state of Ohio. Sinclair Community College announced its College Credit Plus Prog.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 10th, 2019

Legislature finds compromise on property taxes, school finance

High-priority bills addressing rising property taxes and school finance appear to have found a resolution in the waning days of the legislative session. The Big Three of Gov. Greg Abbott, Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick and House Speaker Dennis Bonnen on Ma.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 24th, 2019

More high-school students are using this hack to get a head-start on college — but the poorest students are being left behind

Black and Hispanic high-school students are missing out on a more affordable opportunity to move on to higher education......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 24th, 2019

How earning a college degree while in high school changed this student’s life

Raul Gomez, 23, from El Paso, Texas talks about his journey from an early college high school to college graduate......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 24th, 2019