(CHARLOTTE, N.C.) -- Almost 400 teaching positions remain open as students return to Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools in North Carolina on Monday. In addition to the 390 teaching positions that remain unfilled, there are an additional 38 vacancies for bus drivers, according to a spokesperson for the... Read More.
Actor Brett Goldstein got great mileage out of the "f" word in Ted Lasso -- and even out of character used it profusely in accepting his Emmy last year. But now he's taught it to the fuzzy residents of Sesame Street. However, it's not the... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Recent attacks on race education, via the targeting of "critical race theory" in schools, have put Black educators -- and the lessons they teach on racial inequality -- under scrutiny. For Black educators across the country, Black History Month offers a chance... Read More.
(DURHAM, N.H.) -- In June, New Hampshire passed the "Right to Freedom From Discrimination in Public Workplaces and Education," a law that conservative activists say prohibits critical race theory from being taught in schools. Recently, GOP lawmakers have used "critical race theory" as a catch... Read More.
Gabrielle Union, like many parents, found herself talking to her children about racism following the death of George Floyd. Union is the mother of two-year-old Kaavia James, whom she shares with husband Dwyane Wade. She co-parents his three children from previous relationships -- Zaire, 19, Zaya, 13, and Xavier, 7. Speaking to
(VIRGINIA) -- Like many educators this fall, Jill Biden headed back to the classroom at Northern Virginia Community College Tuesday as the first presidential spouse to hold a full-time job while also serving her duties as first lady. She was also the first second lady... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- During the coronavirus pandemic, TikTok became a platform of learning for many stuck indoors. Some learned how to cook, knit and even remodel their living rooms thanks to experts who shared their knowledge with others on the app. And for children struggling... Read More.
Last week marked the 100th anniversary of the Tulsa Race Massacre, where a mob of angry white Oklahomans killed as many as 300 Black Tulsans and seized whatever property that was left after the two-day rampage. For decades, the incident remained hidden from the public eye until the HBO series Watchmen depicted the horrific June 1,... Read More.
George Clooney lends his support to a number of charities and foundations, and he's thinks it's never too early to pass those values onto his kids. Clooney recently teamed up with a number of stars -- including Yvette Nicole Brown and Jodie Foster -- to celebrate the 100th anniversary of... Read More.
By BOBBY GEHLEN, ABC NEWS(WASHINGTON) -- Sen. Tom Cotton, R-Ark., has introduced legislation to prohibit federal funds for public schools to teach The 1619 Project, an initiative from The New York Times Magazine that aims to teach Americans about the... Read More.
BY: QUINN OWEN, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) — The Trump administration on Tuesday backed down from an Immigration and Customs Enforcement rule change requiring foreign students on visas to attend some classes in-person this fall or leave the U.S. The news came during a court... Read More.