High school hoops coach killed in drug cartel shootout in North Carolina

A basketball coach and teacher at a North Carolina charter school was killed in a shootout with a drug cartel last Thursday, police told WBTV, the CBS-affiliated TV station in…

Pandemic making NFL draft’s small school gems harder to find

Those diamonds in the rough selected in the late rounds of NFL drafts or signed as undrafted free agents are more like hidden gems this year. Fewer schools outside the…

California school board expected to vote on hybrid plan that excludes just 7th graders from in-person learning

  EXCLUSIVE: A California school district will vote this Thursday on whether to move forward with a controversial hybrid plan that excludes only seventh graders or to nix in-person learning altogether. …

San Francisco school board reverses decision to rename schools; Washington, Lincoln spared

Abraham Lincoln and George Washington have been reprieved in San Francisco. The city’s school board voted unanimously Tuesday night to reverse a “cancel culture” decision made months earlier to remove…

California school board regretted hot mic incident – but made sex joke anyway, new messages reveal

More communications have emerged from a California school board that resigned en masse earlier this year after being caught mocking parents during an online meeting. Newly revealed post-meeting text messages…

Elon Musk may build Tesla’s future with high school graduates

Fox Business Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on FoxBusiness.com. Tesla Inc. is recruiting for its Gigafactory in Austin, Texas and a high school diploma will do just fine.…

As San Diego teachers school migrants in-person, parent speaks out on ‘Zoom doom’ learning

San Diego Unified School District parent Bonnie Jimenez on the impact of virtual learning replacing in-person learning for the past year. San Diego parents are “outraged” as teachers have been…

3 high school teammates become MLB opening day starters

Lucas Giolito, Max Fried and Jack Flaherty were teammates nine years ago at Harvard-Westlake, a prestigious prep school in Los Angeles. On Thursday, all three will be opening-day starting pitchers…

Activists protest renaming Chicago school after ‘oppressor’ Barack Obama

Immigration activists are objecting to renaming a Chicago school after Barack Obama.  “I will not be part of renaming a school after someone who did not and does not represent…

NAACP, University of Texas alumni, students demand school to retire ‘Eyes of Texas’

Alumni of the University of Texas have made their voices heard regarding “The Eyes of Texas” and some people in the university’s community want the school to stop using the…