"If it was a male or female student, nothing would have been done," she said, before suggesting that some students are planning to boycott the prom. "I don't think it was right that they might not be allowed to go to prom. I'm not going to prom. Some students have been trying to get refunds for prom." … [Read more...] about Alabama High School Suspends Students After Same-Gender Prom Proposal
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Both coaches work in the Greenville County school system. Morrison will remain on unpaid leave until the criminal investigation is complete, and Choplin has been placed on paid leave while the school district investigates, spokeswoman Beth Brotherton said. … [Read more...] about SC coaches on leave after altercation at high school game
USA, the world as your classroom – Students at the THINK Global School in New York spend each semester in a different nation. They learn languages and in each new place they visit, they work with local experts to gain insights into the historical, cultural, and socioeconomic aspects of their host country. Destinations for the 2018-19 school year include India, Botswana, Japan and Spain. … [Read more...] about Are these the schools of the future?
Tosin Cole and Bentley Green have joined the cast of AMC’s “61st Street.“ Led by Courtney B. Vance, “61st Street” is a courtroom drama that follows a young black high school athlete entangled in Chicago’s criminal justice system. The show is executive produced by showrunner Peter Moffat and J. David Shanks, as well as Michael B. Jordan and Alana Mayo of Outlier Society, and Hilary Salmon. It will premiere in 2021 and was ordered as a two-season event. … [Read more...] about TV News Roundup: VH1 Announces ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ Season 12 Contestants
My biggest gripe about my situation is the lack of education I received about student loans, debt, and college. Why don't they teach you these things in high school? We need a class to teach young kids about money -- loans, interest, taxes, credit scores, how to buy a car or home, all of these big important things we will face once we become adults. Why are we letting ignorant young kids make huge financial decisions that will affect the rest of their lives? Education is becoming more expensive, and college is not necessary for success. It's not for everyone. If I knew the amount of debt I was accumulating and knew how much interest I would pay over time, I never would have gone to college. We are doing a disservice to young students, and it's affecting our economy in the long run. My entire generation has postponed buying houses and having kids -- instead of putting our money into the economy, we are putting it into the pockets of private banks. We are becoming indentured servants to … [Read more...] about We asked how the college cheating scam made you feel. Your stories were incredible