School

Preschool, Daycare, Students, Playing, Drawing

Preschool Bans The Term "Best Friend" For Being Exclusionary

The administration believes the term "best friend" can be exclusionary to the students who do not have a best friend, and could ultimately lead to "the formation of cliques and outsiders." The school encourages its students to "have a wider group of friends."
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School, Hallway, Students, Blurry

Bullied Teen Wears Hateful Message On Shirt Because "Those Word's Don't Define You"

She wasn't going to stand idly by and let some bully's words hurt her like that, and she wanted to show that person or persons she was going to rise above it.
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Pancakes, Syrup, Butter

Teacher Fired After Making Pancakes For Students During Standardized Testing

For many of Kyle Byler's students, those whole grain pancakes would be the only hot meal they'd receive that day.
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, TMNT

7th Grader Suspended For Drawing Stick Figures Of Ninja Turtles Holding Swords

A 13-year-old 7th grader at Roseboro-Salemburg Middle School in North Carolina finished his assignment early and spent a few minutes doodling on some paper.
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Music, Record Player, Vinyl, Records

Teacher Bans Phones During Midterms, So Student Brings A Record Player To Listen To Music

The school year is nearing its end, so there's no doubt students across the country are beginning to stress over midterm exams.
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Baseball, Baseball Bats

School District To Arm Its 500 Teachers With Baseball Bats

The Millcreek School district in Pennsylvania is certainly taking an interesting approach in the name of safety for its staff and students.
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Student, Cell Phone, Mobile Game, Class

Video Game Creators Honor Teacher's Request, Add Note To Loading Screen Asking Students Not To Play In Class

Fortnite is probably the most popular video game in the world right now.
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College, Application, Student

Texas Teen Earns Full Rides To All Top 20 Colleges He Applied To

Michael Brown of Houston had always dreamed about attending Stanford.
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Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Wins State Hockey Title 11 Days After Shooting

11 days after a former student killed 17 and injured an additional 14 teachers and students, Marjory Stoneman Douglas can call themselves State Champions.
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Police Called After T-Rex Spotted Walking Kid To School

Police were dispatched to a Philadelphia neighbor after a concerned neighbor noticed what looked like a Tyrannosaurus Rex walking on the sidewalk.
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