Robert DeNiro Pens Student Excuse Letter For National School WalkoutFriday is the day of the National School Walkout. It is always a touchy subject when schools and protests mix, but students have the support of one of America's biggest stars.
American Teachers Use Social Media In Uprisings, Fight For FundingThe public education uprisings that began in West Virginia and spread to Arizona, Oklahoma and Kentucky share similar origins -- teachers began talking to each other online.
SMU Launching Business Incubator To Support Big IdeasAn app developed by a Southern Methodist University student is winning awards and framing business models as it works to keep people safe.
Florida Student Calls For 'Bracott' To Protest Dress CodeA Florida high school student who triggered an international discussion on whether women should have to wear bras is mobilizing a school "bracott".
Kentucky Governor Apologizes For Child Sex Abuse RemarksKentucky Gov. Matt Bevin apologized Sunday for saying that children were sexually abused because they were left home alone while teachers rallied to ask lawmakers to override his vetoes.
Oklahoma Teachers End Nearly Two-Week StrikeThe walkout that shuttered schools in districts across the state of Oklahoma for nine days straight has come to an end.
Big Pay Raise Lures Oklahoma's "Teacher Of The Year" To North TexasA wide pay gap is forcing teachers in Oklahoma, ranked 49th among states for teacher pay, and elsewhere to relocate to other states.
Oklahoma Teacher Walkout Enters Seventh DayClasses remain canceled in Oklahoma's biggest school districts Tuesday as teachers walk out for a seventh day.
Tips For Helping Students As STAAR Testing Begins Across TexasThousands of Texas students will sharpen their pencils on Tuesday on put their skills to the test. It is the first day of STAAR testing for many children in third grade through eighth grade.
Massive Oklahoma Teacher Protests Enter 2nd WeekLawmakers returned to the state Capitol as teachers in the state's largest school districts entered a second week of massive demonstrations to demand more education funding.
Vaping Is Now An Epidemic Among U.S. High School StudentsA spike in vaping by high school students has grabbed the attention of the FDA. The trend is prompting concerns that companies are marketing vaping products to younger users.
Oklahoma Teacher Walkout Stretches Into 5th DayA teachers strike in Oklahoma stretched into a fifth day on Friday, and a state union leader said he doesn't think pending proposals are enough to stop it from extending into next week.

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