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Famous today for its uniformly progressive legislation and the members of the Assembly and State Senate who write these laws, California has not always been at the forefront of liberalism. We were not just the state that produced in one case and nurtured in the other Richard Nixon and Ronald Reagan. As recently as 1964, […]

South Jersey school district still refus...

Melanie Burney The Philadelphia Investigator Despite a letter from the state Department of Education stating that schools in Deptford Township must provide transportation and tuition for their students who enroll in a county vocational program, the district maintains its position in a dispute that could affect several hundred students for the coming school year. The […]

State Says Youngstown Medical Training C...

News 1,300 students have graduated from a “medical training center” in Youngstown since it opened last June. In this Watchdog report, 21 News discovered that there could be a problem. This facility is not state approved to legally teach these physicians 1,300 students have graduated from a medical training center in Youngstown since it opened […]

Crackdown on proposed incentives after I...

Indiana lawmakers want to tighten restrictions on schools offering incentives to attract students, after an unusual virtual program announced a $1,700 stipend for school supplies, music lessons and Netflix subscriptions . The legislature’s decision follows a Chalkbeat report on growing criticism of Tech Trep Academy, which prompted a warning last year from state education […]

Wyoming already has a policy on transgen...

Laird said that in his view, state law is not necessary because sufficient procedures are already in place. The policy already in place would protect against a boy trying to game the system by joining women’s sports just because he can, Laird said. Situation management works locally, from Laird’s perspective. This is because the people […]

Roanoke County School Board banking on m...

Dozens of citizens came out to speak to the Roanoke County School Board on Tuesday night regarding the future of mask mandates in county schools, with the majority supporting the directive’s continuation. The board voted during a Jan. 4 business session to make the school system “mask optional and return to pre-COVID medical policies leaving […]

High Court to hear school prayer case bu...

WASHINGTON — Following their private conference on Friday, U.S. Supreme Court justices added five new cases to this term, including the case of a former assistant high school football coach in Bremerton, Washington, who was removed from his position. for refusing to stop his prayer practice in midfield. after the matches. The court, however, refused […]

Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Sho...

Almost four years after a gunman entered Florida’s Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School and killed 17 people, the Broward County School District awarded more than $ 26 million to the victims. The Broward County School District Board in Florida approved two legal regulations on Tuesday, according to the Associated Press (PA). A payment totaling $ […]

Legal issues and librarians’ refusal to

MONKS – Some parents, community members and even state lawmakers demanding the removal from school libraries of certain books they deem inappropriate, librarians and LGBTQ youth advocates are pushing back what they see as censorship and an attack on marginalized students. And an expert from Iowa says that at least one of the disputed books […]

What is the TikTok Class Action Settleme...

TikTok users in the United States receive a notification claiming they are eligible for a settlement payment if they used the app before October 1, 2021. TikTok is arguably one of the most popular social media platforms around. The app has spawned a plethora of viral dances, trends, recipes, and more, and has even sparked […]

TurnSignl application created to defuse ...

Tech startup TurnSignl has created an application to defuse encounters between motorists and police. The Minneapolis-based company recently launched the app in Georgia and has nearly a dozen attorneys hired to advise drivers on how to interact with law enforcement if they are stopped during a road control. Founded by Mychal Frelix, Andre Creighton and […]

Passaic Election Superintendent seeks co...

Passaic County Election Superintendent Shona Mack-Pollock on Tuesday locked hundreds of electronic ballot books inside the voting machines; now she is asking for a court order to get them out again. The poll books, which are new technology for the state as of this election, are intended to be secured and carried in designated carrying […]

2 Texas school districts challenge GOP l...

School districts in Dallas and Austin, Texas reportedly said on Friday that they would ignore a request from State Representative Matt Krause to survey school library books dealing with race and race. sexuality. The Austin Independent School District was the first to challenge this demand, and the Dallas School District followed shortly after, the Houston […]

Texas lawmaker investigates 850 race and...

A Texas Republican lawmaker has launched an investigation to identify books in libraries and public school classrooms on topics of race or gender that could “make students uncomfortable.” State Representative Matt Krause, a Republican who chairs the Texas House Committee on General Investigating, sent a letter Monday informing the Texas Education Agency of the investigation […]

Northwest Arkansas School District inten...

HUNTSVILLE – A lawsuit against the Huntsville School District has been amended to add more allegations of Freedom of Information Act violations. The lawsuit, filed in Madison County Circuit Court, claims the school district violated Arkansas’ freedom of information law by failing to notify the media of school board meetings to consider disciplinary action in […]

Obsolete election, payroll laws stay on ...

“Yes, Mississippi,” said one lawmaker sarcastically when it was pointed out that Mississippi is one of only three states where a run-off general election is required if a candidate for a government-wide office. State does not get a majority vote in the first election. In all US states except Georgia, Louisiana, and Mississippi, the person […]

Texas Books Controversy: School Administ...

During a training session last week, a school administrator from Carroll ISD in Southlake, Texas attempted to counsel elementary teachers on how to follow the new district guidelines for auditing books. The guidelines were issued in an attempt to align with a controversial Texas law that seeks to restrict discussion of race and history in […]

New laws came into effect in October

A slew of new laws came into effect this month, including the biggest Florida minimum wage hike in state history. Floridians earning minimum wage saw a 15% increase on Friday from $ 8.65 to $ 10 an hour, marking the first step in a multi-year trip to $ 15 an hour by 2026 . The […]

‘Shameful’, says judge in ruling Suffolk

SUFFOLK, Va. (WAVY) – For the second time in less than two years, a judge has found the Suffolk school board violated state law aimed at ensuring transparency and accountability in government. Last week, Justice Matt Glassman ruled that when the board of trustees retired on July 22, 2021 at the College and Career Academy […]

Mom criticizes school board for licensin...

Through Ryan foley, Christian Post reporter | Monday, September 27, 2021 Stacy Langton, the mother of a student at Fairfax High School in Fairfax County, Va., Reads aloud the sexually explicit content of two books handed out to school district libraries during a school board meeting in Fairfax County, September 23, 2021. | Screenshot: YouTube […]

Does my state have an app for COVID-19 v...

While we still have a long way to go before COVID-19 is a thing of the past, part of the road to getting there is getting vaccinated. Workplaces, restaurants and events are all safer when those who inhabit them are vaccinated. However, white cards that contain proof of this can be easily misplaced. There are […]

Far-right group wants to ban children fr...

Textbooks on Martin Luther King Jr. are too “divisive,” says a conservative group at the center of a battle against the Tennessee book ban. A story about astronomer Galileo Galilei is “anti-church”. A seahorse picture book is too sexy. As the school year resumes, latent textbook feuds have returned to a boil. In some schools, […]

A very popular app for churches is now a...

Fight disinformation. Get a daily rundown of the facts that matter. Register for free Mother Jones bulletin. Tim and Kristy Turner believe they have been called to spread the word of Jesus through apps. In 2005, the couple founded Subsplash, a technology company whose mission, as stated on its website, is to “glorify God and […]

Charleston Co. School District begins ma...

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) – The Charleston County School District has said it will begin enforcing a mandatory mask mandate for all students, teachers and staff inside schools. The mask’s term begins Monday, but Charleston County School Board Chairman Reverend Eric Mack said students will have a reasonable opportunity to comply with the warrant. He says […]

Union County School Board to discuss COV...

UNION COUNTY, NC – The Union County Board of Education will hold a special meeting at 7 a.m. Monday as it faces legal action from the State Department of Health over COVID protocols -19 of the district inside schools. The school board is expected to vote again Monday morning on the obligation to wear masks […]

Texas A&M Law School Sees New Levels of

September 19, 2021 The Texas A&M University School of Law has reached new heights since the College Station-based higher education institution took over the campus in 2013. A key achievement cited by its leaders is a master’s program for lay people. In addition, the median LSAT score and GPA of newly admitted students have reached […]

New York app delivery workers underpaid,...

A delivery guy walks through Manhattan on December 2, 2020.Photo: Spencer platt (Getty Images) A new report surveyed hundreds of deliveries workers in New York and found that many experienced volatile wages, long hours, thefts and costly injuries. On top of that, they often described harsh treatment from restaurateurs, customers and even the applications they […]

Uber, Lyft seek to kill drivers based on...

Californians are being asked to decide whether Uber, Lyft and other app-based drivers should remain independent contractors or be eligible for the benefits of being employees of the company. The battle between the powers of the so-called odd-job economy and unions, including the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, could become the costliest ballot measure in state […]