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May 12, 2015

Cleveland Schools Brace for Verdict in Police Shooting Case

As Cleveland awaits a verdict in a high-profile police shooting case, schools are preparing for emotional discussions and safety concerns that may arise.

April 14, 2015

Former Atlanta Educators Sentenced to Prison for Roles in Test-Cheating Case

Almost all the defendants will spend time behind bars, a reality that hit home hard for some in the courtroom. Audible crying and sobbing could be heard as Superior Court Judge Jerry Baxter handed down the first of the sentences.

April 02, 2015

The Atlanta Schools Cheating Scandal: How Did We Get Here?

With teachers and administrators, including a superstar superintendent turned scapegoat, facing charges typically reserved for organized crime, the investigation, indictments and trial captivated educators from coast to coast.

April 01, 2015

Jury Finds 11 Atlanta Educators Guilty in Cheating Trial

Jurors found that the educators conspired to artificially inflate tests scores by changing answers or guiding students to fill in correct responses on a 2009 state test.

December 18, 2012

'Show Me Your Smile'

The 26 people who lost their lives at Sandy Hook Elementary on Dec. 14 are remembered in this gallery.

December 17, 2012

State Providing Mental Health, Security Support to Newtown

In the wake of the school shootings in Newtown, Conn., the state has stepped in to provide mental health and security resources to Newtown.

December 16, 2012

Schools in Newtown Closed; Elsewhere Security Reviewed, Ramped Up

Around the country, police will patrol schools, especially elementary schools, more heavily than usual this week.

December 16, 2012

Following Shooting, Focus Shifts to School Safety, Gun Laws

As the mourning continues, school district officials and law enforcement grapple with resuming classes in Newtown, Conn., as the tragedy puts gun-control laws in the spotlight.

December 15, 2012

Helping Families, Community Affected by Conn. Shootings

Groups are accepting donations and messages in support of the shooting victims at Sandy Hook Elementary in Connecticut.

December 15, 2012

As Details of Conn. School Shooting Emerge, Nation Reels

Among the 26 people killed at Sandy Hook Elementary are 20 children and six staff members, including the principal.

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