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Aug 28, 2014

Hometown university offering free tuition, extra help to kids from poor Pennsylvania city

On the second day of class at Reading Senior High School, teacher Eric Knorr directs his students' attention to the banners hanging on the wall...

Aug 26, 2014

Teacher of the Year had sex with student: authorities

A North Dakota Teacher of the Year has been charged with having a sexual relationship with a student, allegedly including X-rated hookups in his classroom and his house while his children slept upstairs, authorities said...

Aug 27, 2014

Texas school district arms teachers

Don't say "off with a bang." A Texas school district has kicked off its school year by arming its teachers — and planting warning signs outside...

Aug 27, 2014

S.I. teacher slapped for cinnamon challenge

A culinary arts teacher tried to spice up his lesson plan with cinnamon, but just cooked up trouble...

Aug 25, 2014

Microsoft cuts Surface 2 prices by $100

With the start of the school year coming up Microsoft hopes there's still time to convince students and teachers to pick-up a Windows RT-powered Surface. On Sunday, the Microsoft Store cut prices on all three Surface 2 models in the U.S. by $100. The... #AT&T Inc. #NVIDIA #Microsoft Corporation

Aug 31, 2014

Yonekrs mom accused in daughter's death could get $1M

WHITE PLAINS — A special education teacher accused of killing her severely disabled 8-year-old daughter by withholding food and medical care could inherit nearly $1 million from the girl’s trust fund — even if she’s convicted... #AT&T Inc. #NVIDIA #Microsoft Corporation

Aug 31, 2014

Staten Island teacher accused of having sexual relationship with student

Allegations that a gym teacher had a lurid affair with a student at a Staten Island parochial school are under investigation, police sources said Saturday... #AT&T Inc. #NVIDIA #Microsoft Corporation

Aug 23, 2014

‘Evil’ Texas teacher sentenced in boy’s hit-and-run killing

An “evil” Texas teacher was sentenced to a decade in prison for the hit-and-run death of a 6-year-old boy. The mother of little John Paul Raidy unloaded on disgraced teacher Tammy Lowe on Friday in a Dallas County courtroom... #Texas #Dallas, Texas

Aug 22, 2014

Teachers unions, Robin Williams' death: Second look

Union leader responds to Kirsten Powers column, and a reader takes issue with Robin Williams coverage... #Texas #Dallas, Texas

Aug 31, 2014

School reform is not so simple: experts

We’ve been waiting for real school reform like this for over a decade. Universal pre-K, after-school for middle-schoolers, community schools and respect for parents and teachers is a formula that will help students succeed... #Texas #Dallas, Texas