The U.S. Supreme Court declined an appeal involving the warrantless strip-search at school of a 4-year-old student by a county caseworker looking for evidence of abuse.

The U.S. Supreme Court refuses to take up appeals of an Ohio private school in a zoning dispute and a New Jersey township in a case on speech by public employees.

The U.S. Supreme Court declined to take up a case that held the potential to deal a further blow to public-employee unions after last year's "Janus" decision.

A federal district judge has blocked a Texas law that prohibits boycotts of Israel as a condition of public contracting, including in the state's school districts.

Education groups worry that adding the citizenship question would depress response rates on the 2020 census and result in the misallocation of federal education aid.

The issue is significant not only for school employment but also for whether a related federal law would protect students on the same basis.

A federal district judge holds that the requirement that girls wear skirts and may not wear shorts or pants violates the U.S. Constitution's equal-protection clause.

The justices appeared divided about when judges should defer to a federal agency's interpretation of its own regulations, an issue that has come up in several education issues.

The court rules against an Oregon student whose journal said 22 fellow students "Must Die." The student, who had a rifle and ammunition at home, said he was merely venting his anger.

The state's highest court allowed some claims brought on behalf of relatives of victims of the 2012 mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School to proceed against the firearms industry.

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