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US schools start planning for possible spread of coronavirus

1 hour ago   |   My Sanantonio

Schools across the United States are canceling trips abroad, preparing online lessons and even rethinking “perfect attendance” awards as they brace for the possibility that the...
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Queens teacher caught on camera forcing student with autism to touch him: NYPD

4 hours ago   |   ABC

Marc Scheibel, 48, was arrested Wednesday and charged with sex abuse of a child and acting in a manner injurious to a child.
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NYC special education teacher molested 9-year-old student: Queens district attorney

6 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?

7 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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Noose found hanging from classroom ceiling sparks investigation at Maryland middle school

8 hours ago   |   NY Daily News

A Maryland teacher discovered a noose hanging from a classroom ceiling this week, prompting school officials to urge parents to talk with their children about one of America's...
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New FBI leader in Chicago no stranger to the city

11 hours ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - Arriving in the midst of one of the most wide-ranging political corruption probes in decades, the new FBI leader is no stranger to Chicago. Emmerson Buie grew up in...
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LBGTQ groups say South Carolina law puts students at risk

LBGTQ groups say South Carolina law puts students at risk

11 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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Japan Shocks Parents by Moving to Close All Schools Over Coronavirus

14 hours ago   |   NY Times

The country, unlike others, has not experienced a sharp increase in reported cases, but it is under pressure to act decisively to preserve the Tokyo Olympics.
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Teacher Who Was Suspended After She Showed Photo of Her Wife Reaches $100,000 Settlement

19 hours ago   |   NY Times

Stacy Bailey said she hoped the settlement would send a message of encouragement to other L.G.B.T.Q. teachers - and a warning to districts about the dangers of intolerance.
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Ask a Teacher: My Child's Teacher Is Racist. What Should I Do?

19 hours ago   |   Slate

How to combat racism at school.
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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 ...

Senators' Bobby Ryan nets hat trick, hockey world reacts on Twitter

Senators' Bobby Ryan nets hat trick, hockey world reacts on Twitter

It was an emotional night in Ottawa for the veteran forward. Read more ...

Ritchie has goal, assist in Bruins' 4-3 win over Stars

Ritchie has goal, assist in Bruins' 4-3 win over Stars

BOSTON - In Nick Ritchie's second game, the Boston Bruins saw the player they were hoping for. 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 ...

Bloomberg defends Muslim surveillance as mayor: What we're ‘supposed to do'

Bloomberg defends Muslim surveillance as mayor: What we're ‘supposed to do'

Michael Bloomberg on Thursday defended his covert surveillance of New York City Muslims as mayor in the wake of 9/11 as he faces mounting criticism for the policy. Under... Read more ...

Hellebuyck makes 34 saves to lead Jets past Capitals 3-0

Hellebuyck makes 34 saves to lead Jets past Capitals 3-0

WINNIPEG, Manitoba - Connor Hellebuyck stopped 34 shots for his fifth shutout of the season, leading the Winnipeg Jets to a 3-0 victory over the Washington Capitals on Thursday... Read more ...

Bradley's career night lifts Cal past No. 21 Colorado 76-62

Bradley's career night lifts Cal past No. 21 Colorado 76-62

BERKELEY, Calif. - Matt Bradley matched his career highs of 26 points and five 3-pointers, and California pulled away in the second half to beat No. 21 Colorado 76-62 on... Read more ...

Ruggs runs fast but can't top Ross's record he had targeted

Ruggs runs fast but can't top Ross's record he had targeted

INDIANAPOLIS - The stars came out at night inside Lucas Oil Stadium, especially Henry Ruggs III who came up short in his quest to set a record but still clocked the fastest... Read more ...