BY: LEIGHTON SCHNEIDER, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) -- Maryland’s Montgomery County Public Schools has announced a contract to replace its diesel buses with electric ones, starting with 326 electric buses over the next four years. It marks the single... Read More.
By SARAH KOLINOVSKY, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- First lady Jill Biden is about to wade into the debate over reopening schools with a visit to two schools Wednesday in Connecticut and Pennsylvania alongside the newly confirmed Education Secretary Miguel Cardona.The trip... Read More.
By ARIELLE MITROPOULOS, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- States around the country are reporting a significant decline in the number of students enrolled in public school because of the coronavirus pandemic, leaving experts and educators concerned about the trend, and its potential long-term... Read More.
By EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News(PINE BLUFF, Ark.) -- A 15-year-old boy has been shot at his school in Arkansas, allegedly by a fellow student, police said. The shooting at Watson Chapel Junior High School in Pine Bluff took place around 10... Read More.
By EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News(PINE BLUFF, Ark.) -- One student has been hurt in a shooting at Watson Chapel Junior High School in Pine Bluff, Arkansas, the school district said."The parent of the student hurt has been notified,"... Read More.
By EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News(PINE BLUFF, Ark.) -- A shooting has been reported at Watson Chapel Junior High School in Pine Bluff, Arkansas, the school district said."The parent of the student hurt has been notified," the Watson Chapel... Read More.
By SOPHIE TATUM, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- Democrats and Republicans both agree children should be in school. However, the price tag for reopening schools in the midst of a pandemic looks very different depending on whom you ask.Now that the Centers... Read More.
By ROSA SANCHEZ, ABC News (NEW ORLEANS) -- A Tulane police officer was shot and killed outside a high school basketball game Friday evening, the New Orleans Police Department announced.At around 6:15 p.m. a person attempted to enter the George Washington... 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 CHEYENNE HASLETT, ABC News(GREENVILLE COUNTY, S.C.) -- Since late fall, 60,000 students and teachers across Greenville County, South Carolina, have been filing into the classroom for school the old-fashioned way: in-person, five days a week.They've done it,... Read More.
BY: EMILY SHAPIRO, TERI WHITCRAFT, MORGAN KORN, AND ZUNAIRA ZUKI, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — A 15-year-old Army Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps cadet who dreamed of attending West Point but died helping classmates escape. A precocious 16-year-old girl ready to head to... Read More.