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In the wake of last week’s elementary school shooting in Texas, weapon-free zones appear to be turning into a thing of the past. Teachers in Ohio are one step closer to legally having their guns in classrooms, and not everyone is happy about it. House Bill 99 is currently being considered in the Ohio State […]

POWELL, Ohio — Students at a middle school in Powell, Ohio are accused of putting bodily fluids into food that was served to teachers, according to WSYX. The Delaware County Sheriff’s Office said the students at Olentangy Hyatts Middle School are accused of peeing and ejaculating into crepes that were served to teachers for a class […]

DENVER – Thousands of educators in Colorado’s largest school district will walk off the job Monday after more than 15 months of failed negotiations over teacher compensation. As Denver Public Schools teachers prepare to strike for the first time in 25 years, KMGH compiled answers to some of the most pressing questions parents, teachers, students […]

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After more than a year of negotiation, that almost triggered a strike at the start of the school year, both sides tell WKYC Channel 3 they are happy with the outcome. “It’s a contract that’s not only good for our kids and fair to our educators but also will allow us to create the schools […]

CLEVELAND– The Cleveland Metropolitan School District and the Cleveland Teachers Union reached a tentative deal in the collective bargaining agreement, the school system announced on Monday. The two parties came to a deal in August after about 21 hours of talks, which averted a strike. But teachers rejected that offer by a vote of 51.4 […]

The unnamed Harlem Park Elementary School instructor was given the pink slip for using inflammatory language when trying to get control of her class.

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – Teachers in the Cleveland Metropolitan School District have reached a tentative agreement with the district, preventing a planned strike which was set to begin on Thursday. “We worked hard to avoid any disruption to our students’ education,” said Cleveland Teacher’s Union president David Quolke in a statement. “We were able to […]

CLEVELAND– The Cleveland Teachers Union issued notice on Tuesday that it intends to strike starting at Sept. 1 at 6 p.m. The Cleveland Teachers Union Executive Board unanimously voted to strike. This comes one day after the first of class for the Cleveland Metropolitan School District. The school system’s contract with teachers expired on June 30. Contract disputes involved […]

White teachers tend to have lower expectations of Black students, with far-reaching consequences.   Research from Johns Hopkins University reinforces the case for recruiting and placing more Black teachers in predominantly African-American schools. According to the Washington Post, the study says race has a significant impact on the level of achievement teachers expect from their […]

Exposed pipes, mushrooms, and dead rats were discovered across Detroit’s disenfranchised public schools.   Michigan’s water crisis in Flint has also opened up concern for the state’s school issues inDetroit, U.S. Uncut reports. Since the state’s takeover of the public school system seven years ago, debts are now $515 million and rising across the city’s […]

A new study released by Stanford University has revealed that teachers of all races are more harsh on black children due to overbearing stereotypes. According to Huffington Post, the study performed by 57 female teachers showed the educators kept the standards of proper behavior and responsibility first when it came to misbehaving children. In the […]

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A substitute teacher at a middle school in Prince Georges County, Maryland is being investigated on charges of disciplining students with a belt last week,…