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Kids, Snorting Smarties Can Get You Suspended From School

Snorting Smarties Gets Kids Suspended From School

Snorting Smarties is apparently punishable by out-of-school suspension. That’s at least the case for at least three male students of Marshall Middle School in New Mexico. According to a news story from Metro, a group of parents are now outraged that their little snorters were suspended from the school for what officials described as “possession… Read more »

This Teacher Became A Student For Two Days: What She Learned Will Shock You!

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Alexis Wiggins is a teacher that basically became a student for a two-day experiment, according to the Washington Post. According to the report, the 15-year teaching veteran currently works as the High School Learning Coach in a “private American International School overseas.” The primary objective for her position is to “work with teachers and administrators… Read more »

Meritocracy Study: Poor Grads Do As Well As Rich High School Dropouts

Meritocracy Study Is Poor News For Poor Kids

Meritocracy is a government or the holding of power by people selected on the basis of ability. Theoretically, that’s the kind of society the United States is, but new research indicates this could be a misconception. According to a study conducted by Richard Reeves and Isabel Sawhill, poor kids who graduate college stay in the… Read more »

Oklahoma Bus Crash Kills Four College Softball Players

Oklahoma Bus Crash Claims Four

An Oklahoma bus crash involving a bus for North Central Texas College (NCTC) and an 18-wheeler has left four women on the NCTC softball team dead. The bus was traveling with 15 players on board when the 18-wheeler reportedly crossed the median and smashed into it. Three of the girls died at the scene, while… Read more »

Clemson University Tried Prying Into Students’ Sexual History

Clemson University Sexual History

On September 17, Campus Reform contributor Kaitlyn Schallhorn reported that the South Carolina-based Clemson University had issued a mandatory student survey that required “students to reveal how many times they’ve had sex in the past month and with how many partners”: “In screenshots obtained exclusively by Campus Reform, the South Carolina university is asking students… Read more »

Publisher Accidentally Places Porn Star On Math Textbook

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When it comes to education in general in the United States, the biggest subject that is splitting the teaching staff down the middle in the implementation of common core. The Inquisitr reported numerous times on common core, which includes its implementation in physical education as well as sex education (much to the disdain of parents)…. Read more »