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Teacher Reportedly Takes Pro-Obama Position in Assigning Homework

Teacher Reportedly Takes Pro-Obama Position in Assigning HomeworkiStockphoto/Thinkstock(CLIFTON, Va.) -- The Fairfax County Public Schools system says there are no plans to discipline a middle school teacher after he was reported to have assigned his students work that involved researching the vulnerabilities of the...

Study: Kids Fail Less When They Know Failure Is Part of Learning

Study: Kids Fail Less When They Know Failure Is Part of LearningFuse/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Kids perform better in school if they know failure, and trying again, is part of the learning process, according to a new study published by the American Psychological Association.The research included several experimen...

Miami Valedictorian Could Be Deported

Miami Valedictorian Could Be DeportedABC News(MIAMI) -- North Miami High School senior Daniela Palaez has a 6.7 GPA, the valedictory nod from her classmates, a brother in the U.S. Army and deportation papers to Colombia.In a hearing on Monday, a federal immigration judge ordered the 18-ye...

School Bus Driver Saves Students from Burning Bus

School Bus Driver Saves Students from Burning BusGeorge Doyle/Stockbyte(CHARLOTTE, N.C) -- Bus driver Lindora Richardson was driving her normal after-school route in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday when she noticed a burning smell.“I smelled something and I just knew it didn’t smell right,&rdq...

Los Angeles School Sex Abuse Scandal Implicates Fourth Staffer

Los Angeles School Sex Abuse Scandal Implicates Fourth StafferKrista Kennell/AFP/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) -- A fourth staffer at a Los Angeles elementary school is under investigation for inappropriate conduct with a student after the boy's mother went public with a classroom aide's love letters to her fourth gr...

Oprah’s Academy for Girls to Hold Its First Graduation

Oprah’s Academy for Girls to Hold Its First GraduationFoto24/Gallo Images/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Oprah Winfrey is set to graduate the first class of her Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls on Saturday, a 10-year journey that has been filled with tears, trials and triumph, she told ABC News' Dian...

Georgia School Investigates ‘Slave’ Math Problems

Georgia School Investigates ‘Slave’ Math ProblemsFuse/Getty Images(NORCROSS, Ga.) -- A Georgia school insisted Tuesday there was no “maliciousness” intended when a third grade math quiz asked students to compute the number of beatings a slave got a week and to calculate how many baskets o...

Academic Performance Linked to Physical Activity, Study Finds

Academic Performance Linked to Physical Activity, Study Finds Creatas Images/Thinkstock(AMSTERDAM) -- A healthy body means a healthy mind, and according to a new report by a group of Dutch researchers, there's some truth to that old adage.Spending more time in the classroom and less time playing outside may, in ...

Texas Police Kill Armed Eighth Grader in School

Texas Police Kill Armed Eighth Grader in SchoolJupiterimages/Thinkstock(BROWNSVILLE, Texas) -- A male 15-year-old student was shot and killed by Texas police Wednesday when he "brandished" a weapon in the main hallway of his school. At around 8 a.m., school administrators from Cummings Middle Schoo...
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