(NEW YORK) -- More than 40,000 Oregon students returned to classes Monday for the first time this month as Portland teachers ended the longest U.S. teachers strike in 2023.Over the weekend, Portland Public Schools (PPS), the largest school district in the state, reached a... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Just weeks into the new school year, districts in multiple states are canceling in-person classes for several weeks due to respiratory viruses, including COVID-19, among students and staff.Two school districts in Kentucky -- Lee County School District and Magoffin County Schools... Read More.
(EAST LANSING) -- Five students injured during the shooting at Michigan State University remain in critical condition.Grief counselors and a bolstered police presence will be on hand Monday at Michigan State University, as in-person classes resume eight days after a gunman came onto the East... Read More.
(NEW ALBANY, Ind.) -- An Indiana school announced it is temporarily closing to stop the spread of flu and RSV.At Community Montessori in New Albany -- located on the border of Indiana and Kentucky -- 13 students are out with influenza, director Barbara Burke-Fonden... Read More.
(FAIRFAX, Va.) -- Students in Virginia are calling on school administrators to combine genders in their Family Life Education, or sex education, courses.Members of the Pride Liberation Project, a student-led LGBTQIA+ advocacy group in Fairfax County, protested on Thursday ahead of the Fairfax County... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- On the first day of Black History Month, several historically Black colleges and universities were forced to temporarily cancel classes after receiving bomb threats, according to authorities and the schools. No bombs have been found and several universities have since given the... Read More.
Summer is a great time to read a good book.How about writing one? For the second year in a row, local writing and publishing experts are teaching dozens of classes on how to write, revise and... Read More.