Posts Tagged by Education

Over 129,000 Kids Attend Schools That Honor Confederate Leaders

191 schools around the country are named for leaders who fought to uphold slavery. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Thousands of people gathered for a candlelight vigil at UVA — see the moving photos

In a demonstration against hate and racism, University of Virginia students held a vigil Wednesday night, retracing the steps white supremacists marched nearly a week ago, according to a news release from the school. UVA students and faculty were joined by members of the Charlottesville, […]

Little Boy From Viral Back-To-School Interview Talks To Reporter Again 2 Years Later

And he again answered the question, “Are you gonna miss your mom?” read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Amazon donated 1,600 Echo Dot smart speakers to ASU’s new high-tech dorm for engineers (AMZN)

On Thursday, Arizona State University (ASU) marks the beginning of its fall term, which doubles as the grand opening for Tooker House — a brand new, high-tech dorm for first-year engineering students. Tooker House sports cutting-edge amenities, including a workspace with 3D printers and laser […]

Malala Confirms She’s Going To Oxford This Fall

She’ll be following in former Pakistani president Benazir Bhutto’s footsteps. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Teacher Accused Of Punching Neo-Nazi Says Standing Up To Fascism Isn’t A Crime

“We have the right to defend ourselves,” Yvette Felarca told the court. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

University of Virginia freshmen express anxiety as their school year starts — be safe and ‘pray for the best’

College campuses are abuzz with excitement during the first few weeks of school, as freshman embark on a journey to make new friends, browse course catalogs, and explore a new city. But incoming freshmen to the University of Virginia (UVA) are still grappling with the […]

Christian School Reportedly Told 12-Year-Old His Alleged Rape Was ‘Boys Being Boys’

His mother has since filed a lawsuit against the school. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

UVA newspaper editor: ‘I was wrong’ to defend the rights of white supremacists

A few weeks before violence erupted in Charlottesville, Virginia, Brendan Novak wrote an opinion piece in The Cavalier Daily arguing that “Unite the Right” rally organized by white nationalists should occur. Novak, an editor at University of Virginia’s student paper, now calls his statement wrong […]

White Supremacists Still Exist. Here’s What White Parents Can Do About It.

How to raise kids who stand up for what is right. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

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