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This Texas AG who sued to keep a Bible quote on a classroom door isn"t okay with Muslim students praying at school

This Texas AG who sued to keep a Bible quote on a classroom door isn"t okay with Muslim students praying at school.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 20th, 2017

New report says tech companies spy on students in school

Kids aren't the only ones learning in the classroom. Turns out, tech companies have access to a lot of student data that makes parents and teachers increasingly uncomfortable......»»

Category: topSource: moneyApr 14th, 2017

2 Adults Dead, 2 Children Injured in San Bernardino School Shooting

A man opened fire in a classroom, fatally wounding a female teacher and injuring the students before killing himself......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 10th, 2017

School Prayer Room for Muslims May Violate First Amendment, Texas AG Says

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton's objections to a Muslim prayer room at school has been criticized an “Islamophobic publicity stunt.”.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 21st, 2017

This Elementary School Abolished Homework, And The Results Were Astonishing

Late last summer, Texas teacher Brandy Young made internet waves when she sent a note about homework to the parents of her students. Instead of the no.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkMar 3rd, 2017

Latino students may help keep the doors open at black colleges

THE mascot at César E. Chávez High School in Houston, Texas, is the lobo, Spanish for wolf. Most of the pupils are Latino. The school.....»»

Category: useconomySource: economistFeb 16th, 2017

UK: 4-year-old Muslim girl banned from wearing hijab in school

The school has a strict uniform policy that discourages students from donning headwear or scarfs.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 24th, 2017

VMwareVoice: How The Cloud Helped A School District Handle A Texas-Sized Growth Spurt

Hutto initially virtualized some of its desktops, enabling students and teachers to easily and securely access a single digital workspace while saving $250,000 annually in power costs and saving teachers’ time. Hutto initially virtualized some of .....»»

Category: topSource: forbesDec 12th, 2016

Muslim girl"s hijab ripped off in front of students in US

CAIR's Minnesota chapter released a statement yesterday expressing concern over the school district's response to the incident that took place on Friday.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 16th, 2016

How Donald Trump Has Wreaked Havoc in the High School Classroom

In early October, high school teacher Trent Ashcraft asked his students to watch the second presidential debate as homework. It was the town hall debate—the one where Donald Trump was forced to address his NC-17 boasts about grabbing women, the one whe.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekNov 8th, 2016

In the age of Trump, there"s a new school bully

Teachers and students say the anti-immigrant, anti-Muslim rhetoric on display during this year's election campaign appears to have seeped into the classrooms, creating a new level of fear and anxiety among students of color......»»

Category: topSource: cnnOct 25th, 2016

Lipscomb’s founder might raise his eyebrows today

On Oct. 5, 1891, David Lipscomb and James A. Harding opened the doors of Nashville Bible School, which would become Lipscomb University. Nine students were enrolled on that first day, 34 when the term ended a few months later, including women and secondar.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 25th, 2016

The Classroom Exercise That Turned Fourth-Graders Into Smarter Money Managers

They're more likely to budget, save and talk about money at home Elementary school students are eager to engage in real-world economic decisions, and doing so significantly improves their money management skills and sets them on a clearer path to lo.....»»

Category: topSource: timeOct 3rd, 2016

School bus overturns near Houston, injuring 14

A school bus overturned in southeast Texas, on Friday, injuring more than a dozen students and the driver, the local sheriff and school district said.The bus rolled over while carrying students from ........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineSep 24th, 2016

Rice University beats most Ivy League schools on new Forbes list

Rice University is the top-ranked Texas school on Forbes’ 2017 Best Value College ranking. The Houston school ranked No. 14, well ahead of the state’s No. 2 school, Texas A&M University in College Station at No. 60. Click through the slideshow .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals19 hr. 23 min. ago

College Racism: "White Americans" at Texas University Should Turn in "Illegal Aliens," Flyer Says

Last week, students voted 1,355 to 460 to approve an advisory referendum requesting the university become a sanctuary campus......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 26th, 2017

Texas Instruments stock price target raised to $83 from $75 at B. Riley

This is a Real-time headline. These are breaking news, delivered the minute it happens, delivered ticker-tape style. Visit www.marketwatch.com or the quote page for more information about this breaking news......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 26th, 2017

The best public high school in America is an Arizona charter school with 750 students

Tim Roberts Photography/ShutterstockScottsdale, Arizona is home to the best public high school in the nation, according to a new ranking by US News & World report. BASIS Scottsdale is a 5th through 12th gr.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 25th, 2017

The best-performing public high schools in Austin, according to new U.S. News ranking

The top-ranked public high school in Central Texas is the Austin school district's Liberal Arts and Science Academy. The magnet school received the honor as part of U.S. News & World Report's annual ranking of the top high schools in America, a clo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 25th, 2017

10 Best Problem Solving Activities For Middle School

If you’re a teacher or a parent looking to engage young students in a more interesting way, you might like this list of the best problem.....»»

Category: topSource: insidermonkeyApr 24th, 2017

Amazon Has Changed The Entire Business Ecosystem Forever – Prof. Scott Galloway (NYU Stern)

Scott Galloway is a Professor of Marketing at NYU Stern School of Business where he teaches Brand Strategy and Digital Marketing to second-year MBA students and.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkApr 21st, 2017