Education

Twentysomething Teacher Traumatized Male Teen Student With Sex Frolics At Her House, Cops Say

Education | Eric Owens
Macon County Illinois Sheriffs Office

Dansville, Michigan sees more excitement than usual this week

Georgia Teacher's Homework Assignment Includes Profane Rap Lyrics

Education | Liam Clancy
The profanity filled assignment (WSB-TV).

‘She call me daddy’

Ohio State Workshop Tells Students Only Whites Can Be Racists

Education | David Krayden
Demonstrators gathered outside the American Embassy in Central London, to protest against the racism escalation following the riot in Charlottesville, London on August 19, 2017. In Charlottesville, Virginia, took place the most violent clashes at the largest gathering of white nationalists in America for decades. President Donald Trump has been criticized for his reaction, considered too soft. (Photo by Alberto Pezzali/NurPhoto via Getty Images)

“Whiteness grants you power and access to things.’

Middlebury College Policy Rewards Censorship And Makes Violent Threats Effective

Education | Ian Miles Cheong
Censorship is occurring across the world as countries step up their battles against "hate speech." [Shutterstock - Marcos Mesa Sam Wordley]

Students can merely threaten violence towards a speaker they dislike to shut down what they say.

Parents Angry To Learn Kids Were Quizzed On Abortion, Trans People In The Army

Education | Amber Randall
Students leave Tasby Middle School, where a fellow classmate who was in contact with a man diagnosed with the Ebola virus had been removed from school in Dallas, Texas October 1, 2014. Mike Miles, Dallas Independent School District superintendent said the four different schools attended by children in contact with the Ebola patient would be staffed with additional health professionals and classes would remain in session. Picture taken October 1, 2014. REUTERS/Mike Stone

‘Kind of weird’

Parents Get Angry After Actress Teaches Students About The Constitution

Education | Grace Carr
An American flag against a sky background. (Green/Shutterstock)

‘These aren’t the topics we’d typically talk about’

Why Did This High School Ban The American Flag?

Education | Eric Owens
American flag with added text Shutterstock/sharpner

‘This a community that has a considerable tradition of patriotism’

Furious Fancypants College Students Condemn Democracy Because It Prevents Gender-Neutral Bathrooms

Education | Eric Owens
shower surprise Shutterstock/Di Studio

‘This rule reinforces a democratic fallacy’

Are College Kids Really OK With Prohibiting Speech? This Poll Has The Answers

Education | Rob Shimshock
College students work together (Shutterstock/WAYHOME studio)

Most students polled thought 1st Amendment didn’t protect hate speech

Harvard Alumni Complain About University Giving Fellowships To Trump Insiders

Education | David Krayden
Spicer holds his daily briefing at the White House in Washington

‘Harvard’s motto is Veritas. You cannot hold that up and invite Sean Spicer, an incompetent liar’

Students Rake In Extra Credit After Taking Quiz On Their White Privilege

Education | Rob Shimshock
Confused woman (Shutterstock/AstridSinai)

‘White individuals have privilege because they are white’

Yale Imposes Carbon Fee On Its Own Buildings

Education | David Krayden
A woman walks through the Old Campus at Yale University in New Haven, Connecticut, November 28, 2012. REUTERS/Michelle McLoughlin

‘An important example of our commitment to curbing climate change’

UVA Gets Rid Of Historic Plaques Because They Feature Confederate Soldiers' Names

Education | Rob Shimshock
The University of Virginia's Rotunda, modeled by Thomas Jefferson (Shutterstock/ImagineerInc)

‘This was a symbolic gesture’

CNN Debuts Documentary Teaching High Schoolers About Anal Sex, Transitioning

Education | Justin Caruso
CNN logo (Flickr Creative Commons).

‘Sex 101’

University Slammed For Defending Professor Who Made A Case For Colonialism

Education | Ian Miles Cheong
nervous young woman with adhesive tape over her mouth promoting censorship (Shutterstock/Vladimir Gjorgiev)

The professor faces professional blacklisting for exploring colonialism’s positives.

Segregated Dining At Brown University Part Of 'Racial Reconciliation'

Education | David Krayden

‘I want to make sure that justice and liberation and fairness for black people isn’t compromised’

Matt Damon Wants To Limit School Choice For Your Kids But Sends HIS KIDS To Posh Private Schools

Education | Eric Owens
Matt Damon YouTube screenshot/Crusader Chan

‘How many artists have we lost?’

Here's How Every State In America Ranks On Free Speech For Students

Education | Rob Shimshock
Young woman with tape over her mouth (Shutterstock/bobanphotomkd)

Kentucky rated best in all 3 categories

Engineering 'Safe Zone' For Gay Students Will Cost Taxpayers $500,000

Education | Rob Shimshock
Gay pride flag (Shutterstock/iri Flogel)

‘The climate can be unfriendly’

College Student Wants A Professor Fired. So She's Refusing To Eat Until Then

Education | Gabrielle Okun
Shutterstock/ close up of teacher hand with marker while teaching lessons in school classroom to students Shutterstock/ dotshock

‘Until I’m hospitalized’