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Where the lines are drawn: New state rule could threaten FL teachers’ academic freedom...

Nowadays, 7th grade civics teacher Robin Porter is not sure where the lines are drawn when it comes to teaching the past and the...

‘Tell the truth,’ Louisiana college president says of struggle to vaccinate returning students

WASHINGTON—Leaders in higher education from Florida and Louisiana on Thursday related how colleges coped with a rough year of online learning and vaccine distribution...

U.S. House Ag leader seeks permanent scholarship funding for 1890 land-grant colleges, including FAMU

WASHINGTON—Leaders from 1890 land-grant colleges laid out to the House Agriculture Committee Wednesday how a fresh infusion of scholarship funding provided by Congress has helped those...
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Gov. DeSantis says new moment-of-silence law in public schools protects religious freedom

During the spring legislative session, proponents generally took a secular approach to at least a minute of silence daily in public schools, saying the...

Teachers come under pressure as politicians, parents battle over ‘critical race theory’

WASHINGTON—Teachers from Tennessee to Iowa to Florida are swept up in a wave of outrage led by GOP politicians nationwide over how schools teach...

National rallies from educators planned Saturday, pledging to “teach the truth” about systemic racism

Educators across the nation will pledge to “Teach the Truth” in a national effort to combat legislative and policy moves to restrict how the...

State Board of Education approves rules allowing college athletes to earn money off of...

Florida is one of five states to allow college athletes to receive compensation for their name, image and likeness through legislative efforts. Now, Florida's...

“Let teachers teach”: Heavy pushback on rule forbidding Critical Race Theory, indoctrinating students

With controversy continuing over what students should learn about the past, Florida's Board of Education meeting was interrupted Thursday when a man giving public...

‘A high-quality education was out of reach for too many of our nation’s students...

In a sweeping effort to improve opportunities and outcomes for students in high-poverty schools and disadvantaged communities, the Biden administration Wednesday launched a new...

What kids should know about drugs and alcohol: State education officials propose new standards

The Department of Education is proposing what appears to be more expansive guidance on drugs and alcohol instruction for middle and high schoolers. A draft...

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