Sunday's Extra Credit Reading
U.S. Education Secretary Margaret Spellings is giving props to the 250 public and private schools that were the first to be selected in the 2006 No Child Left Behind - Blue Ribbon Schools Program. See if a school near you was one of the lucky ones which received the award here.
The long-running teachers strike down in the Mexican state of Oaxaca looks as though its about to take a nasty turn for the worse with that state's governor threatening to get tough with the strikers. (Informative backstory here.)
Most public schools in America nowadays answer to a variety of
News Flash! California's Governator, Arnold Schwarzenegger, has sworn-off Hummers! But wait! Someone else says that he can't give-up his
A firestorm of controversy has broken out over certain inscriptions that have been carved into Arizona's memorial to victims of the September 11th terror attacks.
Gangs are so out of control in some British schools that administrators are closing the doors and sending students home early. (And one of them was a girls school!)