Education

Gen. Thompson makes case for US Space Force, encourages campaign to educate public

Gen. Thompson makes case for US Space Force, encourages campaign to educate public

6 minutes ago   |   Air Force

Invoking history and a vivid recent example, Lt. Gen. David D. Thompson, the vice commander of the newly created U.S. Space Force, presented the case Feb. 27 for the new...
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DeVos Orders U.S.C. to Address ‘Systemic Failures' Over Arrested Gynecologist

36 minutes ago   |   NY Times

The Education Department demanded that the University of Southern California overhaul the way it addresses sexual misconduct charges and offer remedies to the doctor's patients.
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NYC special education teacher molested 9-year-old student: Queens district attorney

2 hours ago   |   NY Daily News

A Queens special education teacher was arrested Thursday for sexually abusing a nine-year-old autistic girl in his class, prosecutors said. Marc Scheibel is charged with sexual...
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Jamil Jivani: Why does Ontario keep some of the best teachers at the back of the hiring line?

2 hours ago   |   National Post

We all want the best, most qualified teachers in front of the classroom. Our kids deserve it. And doing right by our kids means recognizing that teachers should be able to...
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Staten Island politician urges NYC Education Dept. to sit out St. Patrick's Day parade after LGBTQ exclusion

3 hours ago   |   NY Daily News

A Staten Island lawmaker is urging the city's Education Department to direct its schools to sit out the borough's annual St. Patrick's Day Parade in protest of the exclusion of...
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The future of education in Beaver County

The future of education in Beaver County

3 hours ago   |   WTAE

The future of education in Beaver County will be discussed next week.
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Indigenous Peoples' Day to replace Christopher Columbus Day at Chicago Public Schools

3 hours ago   |   WGN TV

Chicago Public Schools will no longer observe Columbus Day. The Board of Education voted to change the name to Indigenous Peoples' Day as other cities and school districts have...
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Addressing Education Deserts: How UF uses Labor Market Data to Reach New Markets and Connect with Employers

Addressing Education Deserts: How UF uses Labor Market Data to Reach New Markets and Connect with Employers

4 hours ago   |   Economic Modeling

Online programs present an exciting opportunity for institutions to expand their reach and serve new markets. But they also raise unique questions: What programs would best...
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LBGTQ groups say South Carolina law puts students at risk

LBGTQ groups say South Carolina law puts students at risk

7 hours ago   |   New York Post

A South Carolina law banning sex education teachers from mentioning any relationships other than heterosexual ones - unless the talk involves sexually transmitted diseases - is...
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Tim Cook is in Alabama to announce EdFarm's use of Apple's AR technology

Tim Cook is in Alabama to announce EdFarm's use of Apple's AR technology

8 hours ago   |   iMore

What you need to know Apple CEO Tim Cook is in Alabama. Education non-profit EdFarm will be using ARKit. Cook was part of the announcement event. Apple's presence in the world...
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Congress approves making lynching a federal hate crime, bill heads to...

Congress approves making lynching a federal hate crime, bill heads to president's desk

The bill comes 120 years after Congress first considered anti-lynching legislation and after dozens of similar efforts were defeated. Read more ...

Obama sends cease-and-desist letter to Republican super PAC over Biden ad

Obama sends cease-and-desist letter to Republican super PAC over Biden ad

The ad was made by The Committee to Defend the President, a super PAC that works to help President Donald Trump and hurt his Democratic rivals. Read more ...

Actor Steven Seagal charged with failing to disclose payments

Actor Steven Seagal charged with failing to disclose payments

The SEC accused the actor of failing to disclose he was promised $250,000 in cash and $750,000 worth of cryptocurrency. Read more ...

Panera Bread launches monthly coffee subscription program that offers...

Panera Bread launches monthly coffee subscription program that offers bottomless cups

The unlimited coffee subscription costs just $8.99 a month. Read more ...

Ex-Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh sentenced in book scheme

Ex-Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh sentenced in book scheme

The veteran politician will serve time in federal prison for using fraudulent book sales to funnel illegal donations to her campaign and evade taxes. Read more ...

WWE crushes The Fiend at Super ShowDown with Bill Goldberg decision

WWE crushes The Fiend at Super ShowDown with Bill Goldberg decision

WWE sure knows how to spoil a good thing. “The Fiend” Bray Wyatt was one of the hottest characters in wrestling, a seemingly unstoppable, otherworldly force. So instead of... Read more ...

Milwaukee police ID victims in Miller brewery mass shooting

Milwaukee police ID victims in Miller brewery mass shooting

Milwaukee police on Thursday identified the five victims of the Miller brewery mass shooting. Read more ...

Facebook cancels F8 developers conference over coronavirus fears

Facebook cancels F8 developers conference over coronavirus fears

Facebook says it is canceling F8, its annual conference for developers, as spread of the new coronavirus around the world is hitting companies hard, spurring them to suspend... Read more ...

NBA fines Timberwolves for violating player resting policy

NBA fines Timberwolves for violating player resting policy

NEW YORK - The NBA fined the Minnesota Timberwolves $25,000 on Thursday for violating the player resting policy with point guard D'Angelo Russell. Read more ...

US workers sent to assist coronavirus evacuees reportedly lacked proper gear

US workers sent to assist coronavirus evacuees reportedly lacked proper gear

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services brass sent more than a dozen workers to meet the first Americans evacuated from the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak in Wuhan... Read more ...