(NEW YORK) -- Three months after the Robb Elementary School shooting took the lives of two teachers and 19 students in Uvalde, Texas, the topic of school safety continues to be a concern for teachers across the country. In the 2020-2021 school year, there were... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- At the end of the 2021 school year, sixth-grade teacher Anita Carson decided to resign. Carson, of Polk County, Florida, told ABC News that she didn't want to leave her students behind. But when new laws began to restrict what teachers could... Read More.
(UVALDE, Texas) -- Video obtained by ABC News, taken outside Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, as last week's massacre was unfolding inside, appears to capture a 911 dispatcher alerting officers on scene that they were receiving calls from children who were alive inside... Read More.
(UVALDE, Texas) -- Steven McCraw, director of Texas DPS, admitted it was the "wrong decision" for officers not to go into the classroom where the suspect was for 35 minutes after a tactical unit arrived. The head of law enforcement in Texas revealed a... Read More.
(UVALDE, Texas) -- A small town in rural Texas is reeling after a gunman opened fire at an elementary school on Tuesday, killing 19 children. Two teachers were also among those killed at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, according to authorities. Prior to opening fire at... Read More.
(NEW YORK) — Esmée Silverman, an openly transgender senior in Massachusetts, says her high school experience "had a lot of its ups and downs ... mostly downs." Silverman, 19, came out to her close friends and family in her freshman year amid the Trump administration's... Read More.
By ANNE FLAHERTY, ABC News(ATLANTA) -- Citing the "preponderance of the available evidence from U.S. schools," the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced Friday that 3-feet of distance among students is sufficient in the classroom so long as masks... Read More.
By WILL MCDUFFIE, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Some students struggling with online learning are being told to return to the classroom or withdraw from their district, a mandate issued or being contemplated by more than 200 districts in Texas and elsewhere in... Read More.
By MOLLY NAGLE, ABC News(WILMINGTON, Del.) -- When Jill Biden addresses the nation during the Democratic National Convention Tuesday night, the former second lady will be speaking from a sentimental spot in Delaware: Brandywine High School, where she taught English... Read More.
By MOLLY NAGLE and JOHN VERHOVEK, ABC NEWS(WASHINGTON) -- As back-to-school time inches closer and the debate over how --or if-- students should return to classrooms this school year rages on, former vice president and presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden... Read More.