Articles Tagged 'School'
Experts shoot holes in CNN’s report on school gun violence
The shooting massacre in February at a Florida high school has unleashed a plethora of what experts say are questionable statistics that stoke confusion regarding…
2 killed at Central Michigan University, gunman ‘armed and dangerous’ still at large
Two people were fatally shot when a gunman opened fire inside a Michigan university building early Friday morning, police said.
Police said James Eric Davis,…
Schools safer today than in 1990s, study on shootings says
Despite the horror of the high school massacre in Florida, U.S. schools overall are safer today than they were in the early 1990s, and there…
Trump says he would have gone into school unarmed to stop massacre
President Trump Monday criticized Florida deputy sheriffs who didn’t confront the gunman at a Florida high school, saying he would have gone in unarmed to…
Trump supports improving background checks on gun owners, White House says
The White House said Monday that President Trump supports improvements to the federal system of background checks on gun ownership, in the wake of last…
Maryland school district explores ban on Confederate clothes
A Maryland school district is exploring whether it can legally prohibit students from wearing the Confederate flag on clothing and other accessories.
The Carroll County…
DeVos: ‘School choice’ will not be mandated by Washington
Betsy DeVos, the U.S. education secretary, said Monday that although President Trump’s administration will put forward plans of a historic expansion of school choice, the…
Hey NY: If your think college is expensive now, wait until it’s free
NEW YORK (FOX5NY) – Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D-NY) announced plans Tuesday for a new a college tuition assistance program that, if approved, would make college…
UVA Profs Seek to Block Thomas Jefferson Quotes
Several groups on Grounds collaborated to write a letter to University President Teresa Sullivan against the inclusion of a Thomas Jefferson quote in her post-election…
Fury as German primary school ‘forces’ children to chant ‘Allahu Akbar’ in Muslim prayer
PUPILS at a primary school were forced to chant “Allahu Akhbar” and “there is no God but Allah”, an appalled father has claimed