Advanced Assistant/ Associate Professor of Anthropology (Archaeology) | Southern Methodist University
Parents in Prince George’s County who want to notify the public school system of the bullying or harassment of a student can now file a report online.
Previously, students, family members and staff could not file a complaint electronically. But school officials are hoping that the new format will allow the school system to track reports better and make the process easier for parents, students and staff.Read full article >>
The case of the Anne Arundel County boy who was suspended for allegedly chewing a pastry into the shape of a gun is scheduled to go another round.
The county Board of Education has scheduled a September review of the high-profile disciplinary case, which dates to March and involved a second-grader who school officials said chewed his Pop-Tart-like snack into an L-shape and yelled, “Look, I made a gun!”Read full article >>
Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor - DIVISION OF SOCIAL SCIENCES INFORMATION-COMMUNICATION... | University of California Santa Cruz
A half-dozen civil rights activists spoke to D.C. students Tuesday, urging them on the eve of the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington to find their passions and to fight the injustices they see around them.Read full article >>
The most ridiculous ed idea of the week so far comes to us from Florida, where Gov. Rick Scott organized a three-day education summit for ed leaders, legislators, teachers and parents. He sent interim Education Commissioner Pam Stewart to lead it, opting not to attend himself.Read full article >>
Twerking, a sexually provocative way of dancing made famous by Miley Cyrus this week at the MTV Video Music Awards, is one on a long list of new words that have just been added to Oxford Dictionaries Online.Read full article >>