schools

photo: WWJ/Charlie Langton
WWJ News
January 17, 2020 - 12:50 pm
"All the kids are very happy to have them back. They've been embraced by all of their classmates."
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U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos speaks at a roundtable discussion on school choice with Arizona community leaders, educators, parents and students Thursday, Dec. 5, 2019, in Scottsdale, Ariz. DeVos talked about her $5 billion plan to fund tuition for private and charter school students, prior to addressing the American Legislative Exchange Council. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Associated Press
January 16, 2020 - 2:49 pm
In a bid to solidify his evangelical base, President Donald Trump took steps Thursday to give religious organizations easier access to federal programs and he reaffirmed students' rights to pray in public schools. Under orders from Trump, nine Cabinet departments proposed rules intended to remove “...
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school desks
WWJ News
October 17, 2019 - 5:10 pm
The suit claims the school district violated the teachers' constitutional rights under the Fifth Amendment.
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In this 2014 photo provided by Ryan Parker, two pigs consume discarded milk at Nights And Weekends Homestead in Newport, Maine. The state of Maine has recently clarified rules about giving food waste to pig farms. (Photo courtesy Ryan Parker)
WWJ News
October 14, 2019 - 9:34 am
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Maine has decided that eating like a pig could be a good thing, especially for schools looking to cut down on food waste. A law saying schools can give food scraps away to pig farmers is now on the books in the state. The practice of feeding human food waste to pigs goes back...
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schools money
WWJ News
October 03, 2019 - 5:48 pm
It was the third $1 million prize to go unclaimed in 2019.
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WWJ News
September 24, 2019 - 12:17 pm
None of the children were physically hurt.
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WWJ News
September 11, 2019 - 12:06 pm
They're being distributed under a state Department of Environment, Great Lakes and Energy program.
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Desegregation of schools
In this Friday, July 3, 2019 photo, an integrated group of students leave the Cleveland Central Middle School after finishing up their summer school studies for the day in Cleveland Miss. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)
July 11, 2019 - 12:48 pm
"How do we merge these two cultures together? If we work and put it together, we can be an example for the nation."
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school desks
June 06, 2019 - 1:07 pm
"Please do not enter the building for any reason," reads a note posted by the district.
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momo challenge
A screenshot of the avatar used to promote the Momo Challenge (screenshot)
February 28, 2019 - 2:24 pm
Features a distorted and terrifying character, "The Momo Challenge" is said to be popping on YouTube and social media apps.
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