<strong>Maddi Runkles was banned from walking in her high school graduation after she fell pregnant </strong>
A pregnant schoolgirl has been told she will not be allowed to take part in her high school graduation because "she was immoral". Maryland teen Maddi Runkles, a straight A student, said she has been "...
Fairfax Media / Peter Rae
Authors and teachers Judith Hayn and Elizabeth Majerus talk “The Handmaid’s Tale,” YA series, and other useful allegories.
Toniaa Lakylia Nun
It happened as the day was starting at Bonnyrigg High School.
Navesh Chitrakar / Reuters
A Missouri school district is apologizing for "unsportsmanlike" and "insensitive" behavior by white students during a basketball game against a rival team with black players. In a clip circulating onl...
Hill Street Studios
His classmates are young enough to be his grandchildren.
You were a skater, I think. You grew your hair down past your collar, Kurt Cobain style, and wore a tight, beaded necklace like a pro surfer. You got into trouble a lot, but you weren't malicious, just distracted. I was a part-time introvert and a full-time nerd.
Because the jobs we have today could disappear in the near future.
Parents who can afford to opt for a private school no doubt believe that they are doing what's best. And perhaps they are -- for their own family. However, this "every man for himself" attitude -- although a natural survival instinct -- does not benefit society as a whole.
Ron Galella via Getty Images
The disappointment of receiving a lower than expected ATAR or missing out on a main round offer for a dream course can be a time of overwhelming sadness and confusion for many students. For some, it m...
It was time to let Nasty Girl know that the nasty thing she said about me in Year 11 has haunted me all these years. Forget about time healing wounds. This wound is still seeping blood and pus and melancholy.
LittleBee80 via Getty Images
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — A masked man attacked a school in southern Sweden on Thursday before being shot by police. Health authorities said one teacher was killed and two students seriously wounded...
As you approach your final school exams EVER, there is so much I want to share with you. So many lessons that I want you to take on your journey -- lessons which I learnt too late and, in some cases, those I still grapple with.