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.

Should schools feed students even if they have a growing negative balance in their meal accounts? Should there be a national policy on handling this sensitive issue?

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.

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

A former FBI agent scoured students' social media posts as part of a greater school security effort, a report by says.

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.

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