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A basketball coach at a central Pennsylvania junior high school has been suspended from his job and jailed on charges that he molested a 13-year-old boy at least six times since September.
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The issue became a hot topic in the state after a decision by the Sioux Falls School Board to not extend a daily pledge to high schools led to a barrage of criticism.
A Texas middle school principal has been placed on paid leave after she banned the speaking of Spanish by students while in class.
Scott on Monday sent out a letter pointing out that 28 districts have finalized pay raises, while another 15 districts have reached tentative agreements over the raises.
"One day that check just came in the mail, and I was shaking," she told The Mining Journal of Marquette .
Secretary of State Connie Lawson is set to announce how the money from a legal settlement with the state's largest teachers union will be distributed.
Some of the thousands of Los Angeles area high school students attend the 12th Annual College and Career Convention, sponsored by the Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce, on Nov. 6, 2013 at the Los Angeles Convention Center in Los Angeles.
Denver-area high school students who won Katy Perry's lip-dub school spirit contest are donating more than $9,000 to help Coloradans affected by disasters, including September's floods.
By Bay City News Service A fight at Hercules High School last month that involved a transgender student has prompted the West Contra Costa Unified School District board to hold a special meeting Monday evening.
High school students in Canaan have created ornaments for the New Hampshire tree that will be part of the "Pathway of Peace" National Christmas Tree display in Washington, D.C. The students at Mascoma Valley Regional High School used ceramics, metal, wood, fiber, natural materials, digital imagery and acrylic painting to create ornaments reflecting ... (more)
The former head of a small northern Kentucky school district has entered a guilty plea to embezzling more than $193,000 over an eight-year period.
A former Delaware Valley School District student has been awarded $6 million from the former third-grade teacher who molested her in school.
Some students from a suburban Kansas City school district are struggling to keep the pounds off after returning from a weight-loss boarding school in South Carolina.
Remembering the plot of a short story is no longer good enough in teacher Amy Lawson's fifth-grade classroom.
The Denver Post reports that over the past couple of years, about 40 percent of the applications the university received from high school students were "stealth," meaning there was no previous contact between the student and the school.
There was a Virginia Tech student, a structural engineer, a few elementary students and an Internet programming expert.