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With teen vaping at all time high, schools are turning to ‘vape detectors’ to snuff out secret smokers

Some of these devices can send alerts to school officials, telling them the precise location of smoker on campus.

A high school teacher in Mexico has been suspended after he allegedly forced students to wear cardboard boxes on their heads to stop them from cheatin...

Parents said the practice violated the students' human rights. The school claimed the boxes were part of a "dynamic exercise."

An Indiana high school student says classmates assaulted him for being gay and sent a video of the attack to his mother

Former students have spoken out, alleging intolerance towards LGBTQ people at the school is nothing new.

These 20 states have the most experienced public school teachers

Research shows experienced teachers can lead to better outcomes for students. INSIDER found the top 20 states with the most experienced teachers.

Nervous about paying for school? We had 4 experts tell us the secret to avoiding crippling college debt

INSIDER spoke to college coaches, academics, and social workers to find out some of the best ways to avoid college debt.
First grade students at at Takinogawa Elementary School in Tokyo, Japan.

What school looks like in 20 countries around the world

Education is a crucial resource for kids around world, despite the differences between cramped classrooms without electricity and private institutions with pressed uniforms.
Almost 1,000 students owe money for their lunches.

Pennsylvania school district threatens to place children in foster care if parents don’t pay off school lunch debt

The Pennsylvania school district says they are owed over $22,000 in student lunch debt, and threatening foster care was a "last resort."

Schools named after Robert E. Lee are renaming themselves after other famous Lees to avoid spending money on new signs

About 100 public schools in the United States are named after Confederate leaders, most commonly Robert E. Lee.

From cafeteria workers to principals, here’s what everyone makes in a public school

Public schools employ a wide variety of workers, and salaries range from well below the median wage to very high-paying.
From left to right: Jalil Mitchell, Kayla Willis, Dylan Chidick.

Meet 7 inspiring students who got into dozens of schools and received millions in scholarships

Meet seven high-achieving high school students whose hard work paid off with dozens of college acceptances and millions of dollars in scholarships.