By ADAM KELSEY, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- As the debate rages among politicians and education administrators over the reopening of schools in the coming months, former Democratic presidential candidate Julián Castro, the father of two young children, says he doesn't feel... Read More.
By OLIVIA RUBIN, LAURA ROMERO, KATHERINE FAULDERS and DR. JAY BHATT(NEW YORK) -- Childhood vaccination rates are still down in at least 20 states, public health officials in those areas told ABC News, a worrying trend that has continued in... Read More.
By MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now killed more than 693,000 people worldwide.Over 18.2 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease caused by the new... Read More.
By TENZIN SHAKYA and ANTHONY RIVAS, ABC News(PENSACOLA, Fla.) -- Florida is one of a handful of states that have mandated in-person learning in schools this fall. Parents, educators and students talk about balancing the risks as the state fights... Read More.
By STEPHANIE WASH, ABC News(CORAL SPRINGS, Fla.) -- When Florida students return to school next year, there will be a new safety measure in place thanks to a bill signed by Gov. Ron DeSantis last June. Alyssa's Law, named after... Read More.
(INDIANA) -- Regis Philbin will reportedly be laid to rest at his alma mater, Notre Dame university, an institution he remained passionate about throughout his life. University spokesman Dennis Brown told Indiana's South Bend Tribune that Philbin, who died Friday at 89 of natural causes, will... Read More.
By CLAYTON SANDELL and IVAN PEREIRA, ABC NEWS(DENVER) -- A 17-year-old transgender teen who told investigators he launched a deadly school shooting in retaliation for being bullied over his gender identity has been sentenced to life in prison with the... Read More.
By IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News(RICHMOND, Va.) -- While the fate of the controversial Robert E. Lee outdoor statue in Richmond, Virginia, remains in limbo in court, state leaders and county school officials in Northern Virginia decided to end their association... Read More.
By GENEVIEVE SHAW BROWN, ABC News(CARY, N.C.) -- It's the most common question Dr. Hope Seidel, a pediatrician in Cary, North Carolina, has gotten in the last two weeks."What should we [parents] do about school?"To send... Read More.
By KATIE KINDELAN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- The start of the 2020-2021 school year is unlike any other.Amid the growing coronavirus pandemic, many students, parents and teachers across the United States have little idea what the upcoming school... Read More.
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC NEWS(TOPEKA, Kan.) -- As school districts across the country grapple with how and when to reopen safely during the coronavirus pandemic, the Kansas State Board of Education rejected Gov. Laura Kelly's executive order delaying the start... Read More.
By BEN GITTLESON, ELIZABETH THOMAS, and LIBBY CATHEY, ABC NEWSPresident Donald Trump on Wednesday led a news conference focused on the coronavirus crisis for the second day in a row and opened his prepared remarks with a message to senior... Read More.