School administration

September 16, 2017 - 11:28 am
NEW YORK (AP) — The seminary at the Catholic University of America has canceled a talk by a popular Jesuit writer who urges compassion for LGBT people. The seminary in the nation's capital is citing a social media backlash to the work of the Rev. James Martin. Martin's latest book — "Building...
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September 15, 2017 - 2:18 pm
BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Mixed signals from Washington over a possible agreement to preserve protections for young immigrants are increasing anxiety and confusion on college campuses, where the stakes are high. Amid the uncertainty, colleges and universities are stepping up efforts to protect...
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September 15, 2017 - 12:22 pm
The NCAA is in the process of reforming its rules for athletes who transfer — and the mere suggestion of changes that could make it easier for football and basketball players to leave one school and play immediately for another was enough to stir things up. "How can you plan a roster or a team when...
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September 15, 2017 - 12:22 pm
The NCAA is in the process of reforming its rules for athletes who transfer — and the mere suggestion of changes that could make it easier for football and basketball players to leave one school and play immediately for another was enough to stir things up. "How can you plan a roster or a team when...
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In this Sept. 7, 2017 photo, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos speaks at George Mason University Arlington, Va., campus. Students who claim to have been defrauded by for-profit colleges may have to wait up to six more months before the Department of Education rules on their claims, according to a court document reviewed by the Associated Press. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
September 12, 2017 - 5:39 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Tens of thousands of former students who say they were swindled by for-profit colleges are being left in limbo as the Trump administration delays action on requests for loan forgiveness, according to court documents obtained by The Associated Press. The Education Department is...
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September 06, 2017 - 1:27 pm
SPOKANE, Mo. (AP) — Officials in a southwest Missouri school district are accused in a lawsuit of failing to protect a student after three baseball players allegedly pinned the teen in a dugout, touched him in a "sexually overt manner" and shoved a dirty condom in his mouth. Among those named in...
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DACA supporters march to the Immigration and Customs Enforcement office to protest shortly after U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions' announcement that the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), will be suspended with a six-month delay, Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017, in Phoenix. President Donald Trump on Tuesday began dismantling the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA, program, the government program protecting hundreds of thousands of young immigrants who were brought into the country illegally as children. (AP Photo/Matt York)
September 05, 2017 - 2:05 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on reaction to the Trump administration's decision to end a program protecting young immigrants from deportation (all times local): 11:05 a.m. Hundreds of teachers and students are demonstrating outside Metro State University in Denver to protest President Donald Trump...
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August 31, 2017 - 12:39 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A former Southern California school board superintendent who made more than $600,000 in a year has been charged with a dozen counts of corruption. The charges were filed Wednesday against Jose Fernandez, who drew the massive compensation package despite overseeing just a handful...
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FILE - In this July 20, 2017 file photo, the sign for J.E.B. Stuart High School in Falls Church, Va., named after the slaveholding Confederate general who was mortally wounded in an 1864 battle. With a new school year dawning, education officials around the nation are grappling with whether to remove the names, images and statues of Confederate figures from public schools, some of whom are now filled with students of color who could be descendants of those whom the South fought to keep in slavery. (AP Photo/Matt Barakat)
August 30, 2017 - 2:50 pm
With a new school year dawning, education officials are grappling with whether to remove the names, images and statues of Confederate figures from public schools — especially since some are now filled with students of color. The violence at a white nationalist rally over a Robert E. Lee statue in...
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FILE - In this July 20, 2017 file photo, the sign for J.E.B. Stuart High School in Falls Church, Va., named after the slaveholding Confederate general who was mortally wounded in an 1864 battle. With a new school year dawning, education officials around the nation are grappling with whether to remove the names, images and statues of Confederate figures from public schools, some of whom are now filled with students of color who could be descendants of those whom the South fought to keep in slavery. (AP Photo/Matt Barakat)
August 30, 2017 - 3:40 am
With a new school year dawning, education officials are grappling with whether to remove the names, images and statues of Confederate figures from public schools — especially since some are now filled with students of color. The violence at a white nationalist rally over a Robert E. Lee statue in...
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