A Connecticut judge ordered the release of 911 calls made the day of the shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary School.
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November 26, 2013
November 14, 2013
A report by the American Civil Liberties Union of Pennsylvania questions rates of suspensions and expulsions in the state.
June 26, 2013
Advocacy groups say the district suspends black students at four times the rate of white students. States and districts everywhere are being pressed to change discipline practices.
June 24, 2013
More U.S. children were living in poverty in 2011 than 2005, and more children were living in homes where parents don't have full-time jobs.
June 21, 2013
Companies that insure Kansas districts say that giving concealed handguns to on-campus employees who aren't sworn law enforcement officers is too much of a liability.
June 14, 2013
Six months since the shootings in Newtown, how schools protect students from shootings and disasters of any kind remains very much in the spotlight.
May 28, 2013
The days at Plaza Towers and Briarwood elementary schools in the Moore, Okla., school district had started out like any other. And then they were blown away.
May 22, 2013
This year, lawmakers have focused on keeping students safe from shooters, not natural disasters.
May 21, 2013
The school at which there were casualties did not have a storm shelter, nor do many Oklahoma schools, one official said, in part because of the expense.
May 01, 2013
Education reform group StudentsFirst has apologized for calling a Tennessee lawmaker who sponsored anti-gay legislation one of its reformers of the year.