Primary and secondary education

September 14, 2019 - 12:26 am
PREP FOOTBALL= Adairsville 35, Coahulla Creek 0 Alcovy 41, Salem 2 Andrews, N.C. 53, North Georgia 20 Appling County 42, Dodge County 7 Athens Academy 13, Cherokee Bluff 0 Aucilla Christian, Fla. 49, Georgia Christian 0 Bainbridge 27, Brooks County 26 Beach 26, Windsor Forest 20 Blessed Trinity 28...
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From left, Democratic presidential candidates Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., former Vice President Joe Biden, Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., entrepreneur Andrew Yang, former Texas Rep. Beto O'Rourke and former Housing Secretary Julian Castro participate Thursday, Sept. 12, 2019, in a Democratic presidential primary debate hosted by ABC at Texas Southern University in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
September 12, 2019 - 10:31 pm
HOUSTON (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic presidential debate (all times local): 9:30 p.m. Democratic presidential contender Andrew Yang says he supports a mix of options, including charter schools, in trying to fix the nation's education system. The former tech entrepreneur said at Thursday...
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FILE - In this July 16, 2015, file photo, Janice Jackson, chief executive officer for Chicago Public Schools, appears at a news conference in Chicago. Federal education officials called Chicago Public Schools' handling of sexual abuse complaints "tragic and inexcusable" and outlined legally-binding corrective steps after a systemic investigation of the nation's third-largest school district. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast File)
September 12, 2019 - 4:55 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Public Schools will overhaul how it handles sexual abuse complaints after a federal investigation found "tragic and inexcusable" problems following student complaints, the U.S. Department of Education announced Thursday. The agency's Office for Civil Rights called its review...
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In this Aug. 22, 2019 photo, Jessica Moloney, holding her 6-month-old daughter Amelia, expresses her displeasure at a meeting at Highland High School in Marengo, Ohio, about how the school board handled a recent incident where a child had access to a gun, pointed it at another student, and that parents weren't informed. Schools across the country have faced a backlash for favoring privacy over telling parents when there are threats in their children’s classrooms. Safety experts advise schools to tell parents as much as they can as soon as they can about threats. (Fred Squillante/The Columbus Dispatch via AP)
September 09, 2019 - 12:44 pm
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — When officials at a Catholic high school in South Carolina learned that a 16-year-old student made videos of himself firing a gun and using racial slurs, they alerted police, but not parents. After the videos made it into the news over the summer, the backlash came quickly...
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September 07, 2019 - 12:33 am
PREP FOOTBALL= Allatoona 37, Creekview 7 Appling County 40, Charlton County 20 Aquinas 47, Wilkinson County 6 Archer 49, Spartanburg, S.C. 10 Athens Academy 49, Stephens County 19 Athens Christian 36, Landmark Christian 15 Bainbridge 37, North Miami Beach, Fla. 0 Berkmar 16, Lithia Springs 14...
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September 07, 2019 - 12:03 am
PREP FOOTBALL= Anson County 42, Waxhaw Cuthbertson 13 Archbishop Rummel, La. 7, Charlotte Catholic 3 Arden Christ School 47, Concord First Assembly 0 Asheboro 35, Trinity Wheatmore 15 Asheville Christian 25, Asheville School 20 Asheville Reynolds 35, Swannanoa Owen 3 Bartlett Yancey 42,...
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A row of hearts, each with the name of a victim, adorn a growing memorial to those who died aboard the dive boat Conception, seen early Friday morning, Sept. 6, 2019 at the harbor in Santa Barbara, Calif. The Sept. 2 fire took the lives of 34 people on the ship off Santa Cruz Island off the Southern California coast near Santa Barbara (AP Photo/Stefanie Dazio)
September 06, 2019 - 7:59 pm
From a veteran water polo coach to a Singaporean data scientist, the passengers aboard the ill-fated Conception dive boat were linked by their love for the water. Here are the victims who have been identified so far from the deadly fire that engulfed the vessel, killing 34 people off California's...
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This June 2018 photo provided by Rob McClelland shows Allie Kurtz aboard a sailboat. Kurtz, a 26-year-old scuba diving boat crewmember who loved the ocean and had just landed her dream job, is among multiple victims of a deadly fire that torched a dive boat off Southern California's coast, her family said on Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2019. Kurtz recently left a job in movie promotion with Paramount to follow her heart and work on the sea, said her grandmother, Doris Lapporte. (Rob McClelland via AP)
September 05, 2019 - 4:20 pm
Aboard were engineers, free spirits and parents with their teenage and adult children — all brought together over a passion for scuba diving. Two people aboard were celebrating their birthdays. Here are the victims who have been identified so far from the deadly fire that engulfed the Conception,...
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Students wear protective gear during a protest in Hong Kong, Monday, Sept. 2, 2019. Hong Kong has been the scene of tense anti-government protests for nearly three months. The demonstrations began in response to a proposed extradition law and have expanded to include other grievances and demands for democracy in the semiautonomous Chinese territory. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)
September 02, 2019 - 7:50 am
HONG KONG (AP) — Clad in gas masks along with their formal white school uniforms, tens of thousands of students in Hong Kong boycotted the first day of classes Monday as part of a citywide strike following a violent weekend of demonstrations. High school students added gas masks, goggles and hard...
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August 30, 2019 - 11:28 pm
PREP FOOTBALL= Adairsville 14, Cass 7 Alexander 27, Cedartown 20 Appling County 24, Vidalia 0 Aquinas 16, Harlem 13 Bainbridge 14, Cairo 10 Banks County 15, Franklin County 7 Bartram Trail, Fla. 24, Brunswick 7 Berkmar 53, Cross Keys 6 Berrien 48, Atkinson County 43 Blessed Trinity 34, South...
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