Boston school police want to carry pepper spray, an issue that has raised concerns in some other districts.


Taylor Swift will donate the proceeds from her "Welcome to New York" single to the city's schools. Will "Welcome to Philadelphia" be next? Plus links on mentoring, drug use, school violence, and more.


The school had originally required the girl to stay home after her family traveled to Nigeria. The reconsideration follows a lawsuit by the student's father.


Do schools have the legal authority to require students to stay home because of feared Ebola exposure?


In 2005, a 16-year-old student killed five students and two adults in a tribal community in Minnesota.


Two students have died and three others remain hospitalized with injuries following a shooting at a Washington state high school last week. The student gunman is also dead.


While research supports moving start times to allow teens to sleep longer, the Fairfax County, Va., district's move shows it's not always an easy decision.


A new study suggests non-cognitive skills like drive and prudence may matter for success in school as much as academic skills.


The information offers anti-bullying advice to schools regarding students covered by Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, which may include those with impairments such as depression or severe food allergies.


Oklahoma's state board of education voted to exempt 30, 14-day fundraisers per semester from new federal nutrition rules, rendering the rules virtually irrelevant.


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