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US gun crime: American teachers carrying guns in the classroom

Added: 17.12.2018 4:18 | 3 views | 0 comments

A number of schools in the US are opting to train staff to carry a concealed weapon in the classroom.

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Police: Teacher charged with cutting student's hair kept tufts in purse, bathroom drawer

Added: 16.12.2018 4:35 | 19 views | 0 comments

More details have emerged about the "disturbing" events that unfolded inside a Visalia high school classroom.


Nebraska Principal Placed On Leave After Strict Christmas Policy That Banned Candy Canes As ‘Symbol Of Jesus’

Added: 15.12.2018 17:27 | 9 views | 0 comments

A Nebraska principal has come under fire for trying to police the way that Christmas spirit was expressed at the elementary school she managed. reports that Jennifer Sinclair, the principal at Manchester Elementary School, has been put on leave because of the strict guidelines she gave to teachers for decorating classrooms. She banned decorations that are normally associated with Christmas like Santa, Christmas trees, and candy canes. According to the Post, she prohibited candy canes because she believed that they symbolized Jesus.
"Historically, the shape is a ‘J' for Jesus," Sinclair's memo reportedly read. "The red is for the blood of Christ, and the white is a symbol of his resurrection," she reportedly wrote. "This would also include different colored candy canes." She justified the ban by claiming that she was trying not to make people who did not celebrate Christmas uncomfortable


Parkland commission's vote to arm teachers draws backlash

Added: 14.12.2018 20:56 | 5 views | 0 comments

Critics say guns in classrooms will make schools less safe and that teachers should not also have to be armed guards

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Media coverage of disasters can have lasting effects on children's mental health

Added: 14.12.2018 19:21 | 7 views | 0 comments

Disaster communication experts say disaster media coverage can have lasting effects on children's mental health and suggest teachers and parents be prepared to respond to questions during and after a catastrophe.

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Sandy Hook School evacuated after receiving bomb threat on shooting anniversary

Added: 14.12.2018 19:11 | 18 views | 0 comments

Sandy Hook Elementary School has been evacuated after a bomb threat was made on the sixth anniversary of the mass shooting that killed 20 primary school children and six teachers.

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Truck driver who hit and killed pregnant cyclist walks free

Added: 14.12.2018 10:33 | 16 views | 0 comments

A tipper truck driver who ran over and killed a pregnant prep school teacher as she cycled to work has avoided jail.

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Teen fatally shoots himself inside Indiana middle school

Added: 13.12.2018 23:55 | 5 views | 0 comments

Tipster credited with helping police prevent students, teachers from being harmed during shooting at Indiana middle school


Kentucky court nixes pension law that prompted teacher protests

Added: 13.12.2018 18:17 | 11 views | 0 comments

In April, Republican Gov. Matt Bevin signed a law that moved all new teacher hires into a hybrid pension plan.

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Enter the Bull: Fighters mix kung fu and bullfighting in China

Added: 13.12.2018 17:22 | 24 views | 0 comments

Several times a week, kung fu teacher Ren Ruzhi enters a ring to spar with a bovine opponent around five times his weight and capable of killing him.


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