Texas lawmakers have struggled to reach an agreement on a so-called "bathroom bill," which would regulate access to school restrooms and locker rooms for transgender students. They will take up the issue in a special session.
A quick text message can help families locate nearby federally supported summer-meals sites, which are designed to meet the nutritional needs of children who rely on school lunches and breakfasts during the school year.
Done well, community schools can be an effective school improvement strategy, a new research brief says.
School police departments in Georgia hire police officers who were fired from previous jobs or who "resigned under the cloud of an investigation" at twice the rate of other local police departments, an investigation found.
U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos was sharply questioned on federal civil rights enforcement in private schools that receive vouchers during a Wednesday congressional hearing.
When the North Allegheny district took a bold approach to school wellness, starting with its teachers. The ambitious plan included challenging teachers to run a local marathon in relay teams.
The deadliest school attack in U.S. history wasn't a shooting; it was a bombing. And it happened 90 years ago.
Rates of student victimization at school have fallen over the past two decades, federal data show. And fewer students report a fear of harm at school.
Many states require a doctor's note if a student brings sunscreen, an over-the-counter drug, to school. A handful of states have changed that and others are looking to follow suit.
An 8-year-old Cincinnati boy died by suicide in January, two days after he fell to the floor in an elementary school bathroom after an incident police have called possible assault. The district released security footage, saying the incident had been incorrectly described in the media.