The U.S. Department of Agriculture will soon require schools to set clear, consistent policies about how they address unpaid school lunch bills, which have long been a sticky issue for schools. The problem saw renewed interest recently after New Mexico banned "lunch shaming."
Civil rights groups say the replacement for the "bathroom bill" does not eliminate concerns about discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity for the state's residents, including transgender students in its public schools.
California schools saw an increase in fully vaccinated incoming students after the state passed a law restricting so-called philosophical opt-outs from immunization mandates, new data show.
The man who shot two students and his estranged wife in a special education classroom Monday entered a San Bernardino, Calif., elementary school with approval from office staff, officials said.
A second student was injured after the gunman shot his wife, who was a teacher at the San Bernadino school, and then himself, police said.
Grimm, who transitioned from female-to-male his freshman year, sued his district after it created a policy that limited bathroom access by biological sex.
The Palatine, Ill., district policy that allows a transgender student to access the girls locker room has dominated its school board race.
A contest seeks creative ways to measure students' social-emotional learning.
Retired Montana Principal John Moffatt says arming teachers and school staff is not the right way to respond to the threat of school shootings. His opinion is informed by his own experience as the survivor of a 1986 school shooting at Fergus High School in Lewistown, Mont., where a student gunman shot Moffatt in the abdomen after shooting and killing a substitute teacher.
A panel of Nevada students has proposed a bill that would require high schools to teach about issues like sexting, consent, and driving under the influence.