#Schools

Science & Technology | Social Media

Instagram might be working on school Stories

It would only contain content from a particular school’s student body.

News | The News

California votes to bar schools from starting before 8:30am to help give students more sleep | Fox News

California lawmakers voted Friday to bar middle and high schools from starting before 8:30 a.m., one of dozens of proposals debated in the Legislature on the final day of its legislative session.

Politics | Politics

Bill Bennett, Karen Nussle: Supreme Court's Janus decision could change everything for our schools and kids | Fox News

In 20 to 30 years, we may look back on this week as the turning point when everything changed for America’s teachers and their students.

News | News

Want to stop school shootings? Use Israel's approach.

After Santa Fe & Parkland, we can spare no expense in stopping school shootings. By making our schools as secure as airports, we can protect our kids.

Miscellaneous | Other Kinds of Whatnot

Lego is helping physics students stay in school, 'cos it's the best

Teachers at Flinders University in Australia are using Lego cars to help physics students understand concepts like measurement error and variability.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

A Battle Over Prayer in Schools Tests Canada’s Multiculturalism

In a diverse Ontario community, Friday Prayer for Muslims has set off an uproar over religious accommodation in public schools.

Health & Fitness | Sleep

To Sleep, Perhaps to Learn

Odds are the kids in your life are not getting enough sleep. Scientists now know that sleep is needed for "smart forgetting."

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

More than half of U.S. kids don't get dental sealants, and the CDC wants schools to change that

How can elementary schools save nearly $50 per student? By bringing in dental professionals to put sealants on their molars, federal health officials said Tuesday.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

Daniel Island School Budget Cuts Force Cafeteria To Replace Kobe Beef With Angus

Daniel Island Elementary School has been forced to stop serving Kobe beef for lunch and replace it with the cheaper option of Angus beef. The drastic cost-cutting measure was made after it was determined that there would be a budget shortfall by the end o

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

L.A. Unified suspends commercial filming at schools after reports of damage, porn movie

The Los Angeles Unified School District has suspended commercial filming on campuses in the wake of broadcast reports by KNBC-TV Channel 4 into allegations that film shoots had disrupted classrooms and damaged school property. 

Family & Parenting | School Activities

Revealing Photo Series Documents School Lunches Around the World - My Modern Met

Around 32 million children in the US eat cafeteria food every weekday, and most of these students consume over half their daily calories at school. With this…

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links!

Your Elite School Is Not Worth The Cost, Studies Say

The cost for a college education has risen to the astronomical, resulting in debt that haunts young people after graduation like a ghost bent on dragging them to a Dickensian poorhouse.  It’s forcing us to ask, “Is it worth it?” Especially if the s