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Active-shooter drills are tragically misguided

t 10:21 a.m. on december 6, Lake Brantley High School, in Florida, initiated a “code red” lockdown. “This is not a drill,” a voice announced over the PA system. At the same moment, teachers received a text message warning of…

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Teacher shortage ‘massive,’ state superintendent says

Alabama schools could have a record amount of money to spend next year, but the state still faces a dire shortage of teachers, state schools Superintendent Eric Mackey said Wednesday. “We are looking into our massive teacher shortage,” Mackey said…

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Nutrien commits $30,000 to Lima schools for STEM education

Lima schools received a commitment Tuesday from Nutrien to provide $30,000 over three years to help fifth-graders from South Science and Technology Magnet, Lima North Middle School and Liberty Arts Magnet to learn more about science through the Imagination Station…

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‘No teachers, no school!’ striking Chicago charter educators say

Unionized educators at four Chicago International Charter School campuses went on strike Tuesday, launching the city’s second work stoppage at independently operated campuses after hours of negotiations failed to reach a last-minute contract agreement. Educators at Wrightwood Elementary School, Ellison…

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