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December 15, 2014

Newtown, Two Years Later: A Storify Collection

In this Storify, Education Week reflects on the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting.

December 08, 2014

New Federal Guidance Aims to Improve Schooling for Incarcerated Youth

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan and Attorney General Eric Holder announced today new guidance for states and localities that is meant to improve the education of youths in juvenile detention facilities and protect their civil rights.

December 01, 2014

Obama Order May Result in More Training for School Police Who Get Military Gear

The president plans to order agencies to set new training and oversight requirements for federal programs that provide military equipment to local police departments, including some school police.

November 24, 2014

Students, Parents Protest After Student Rape Allegations at Oklahoma High School

Protestors claim school officials didn't properly handle allegations that a male student raped three female classmates and that they failed to address subsequent bullying.

November 24, 2014

Parents More Likely Than Their Children to Consider Schools Safe, Study Finds

The finding, which runs counter to researchers' initial hypothesis, comes from an analysis of multiple surveys completed by Panorama Education, a for-profit education research company.

November 20, 2014

Washington School Shooter Signaled Intentions in Text Messages, Records Say

Before opening fire at Marysville-Pilchuck High School, Jaylen Fryberg, 15, sent a text message to family members that detailed what he wanted to wear at his funeral, court records say.

November 19, 2014

Principal Suspended After Failing to Give Parents Notice of School Shooting Drill

The realistic exercise included law enforcement officers carrying weapons through darkened hallways.

November 06, 2014

Boston School Police Will Not Carry Pepper Spray, Superintendent Says

School police in Boston will not move forward with plans to begin carrying pepper spray after acting Superintendent John McDonough said he feared such a move might "drive a wedge" between students and officers.

November 04, 2014

Leader of NRA's Newtown Response Elected Governor of Arkansas

Asa Hutchinson led the National School Shield task force, which recommended allowing school leaders to train and arm some employees if they deem it necessary.

November 04, 2014

Pa. Attorney General Investigates Site With 'Inappropriate Photos' of Students

A student reported the site after a school presentation about the dangers of sharing information online.

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