Home Tags School

Tag: school

7 things you might not realize teachers have to do after the school day ends

The average American school day is only six and a half hours long, but teachers spend much longer grading papers, coaching sports, and other tasks.
Invisible ink.

A Japanese ninja history student who handed in a blank paper was given a top mark after her professor realized her essay was written in invisible ink

At first, the blank piece of paper resembled trash, but when the professor held it against a hot stove the black ink began to appear line by line.
Greta Thunberg speaks at the COP24 on climate change in Katowice, Poland.

An Iowa teacher who said he wouldn’t attend a climate rally featuring Greta Thunberg because he didn’t have his ‘sniper rifle’...

When a former student asked "Who's going" to an event with Greta Thunberg, the West High School science teacher replied, "don't have my sniper rifle."
Belle of the ballroom? More like belle of the classroom.

An 8-year-old girl wore a floor-length, bejeweled ball gown for her class photos — and it was too cute for her mom to argue

"Her favorite color is red and she felt like a million bucks, so we weren't going to argue with that," her mom said.
Texas State University

A Texas university reported 8 rapes on campus in 2016-17, but now admits there were 38. Experts say this problem is happening nationwide.

Schools all around the country report minuscule amounts of sexual assaults on campus despite one in 5 women saying they've been assaulted.
Amari Allen.

A 12-year-old girl says 3 white boys pinned her down at recess and cut her dreadlocks

Amari Allen, a 12-year-old girl, told NBC Washington that the incident happened at recess on Monday at Immanuel Christian School in Springfield.
Diego.

A 13-year-old died after being sucker-punched by a classmate

The boy, identified by local media only as Diego, was punched at Landmark Middle School in Moreno Valley, California, on September 16.
Girls ahead of Eastern High School's prom.

A high school in Kentucky turned girls away from a homecoming dance after measuring their dresses with a ruler

Students at Eastern High School in Middleton, Kentucky, were denied entry to the homecoming dance over the weekend due to wearing short dresses.
Matthew McConaughey at a UT Football game

Professor Matthew McConaughey will reportedly make $12,000 for every class he teaches at the University of Texas

In addition to teaching a course on screenwriting, McConaughey's offer letter encourages him to mentor students outside of class.
Promise Sawyers.

A middle school student who was bullied for her Afro promised to return to school ‘bigger and better’ in an inspirational video

Promise Sawyers made an inspirational video about her hair after starting classes at Head Middle Magnet in Nashville, Tennessee.