Officer shoots armed former student at high school

Officer shoots armed former student at high school

DIXON, Ill. — A police officer at a northern Illinois high school was hailed as a hero Wednesday for shooting and arresting a former student who fired on him in a hallway while staff and seniors were meeting for a graduation rehearsal….

Saudi government to hand over 25 schools to private sector

Saudi government to hand over 25 schools to private sector

RIYADH (Reuters) – Saudi Arabian authorities on Tuesday ordered the handover of 25 state-run schools to be run by private sector companies as part of economic reforms designed to ease pressure on the state’s finances. Riyadh announced last week that it aimed…

Principal suspends teacher’s aide for ‘inappropriate’ yawn

Principal suspends teacher’s aide for ‘inappropriate’ yawn

This principal will make you lose sleep. Marie Desforges, the head of PS 328 in Brooklyn, suspended a teacher’s aide for five days without pay last week for “professional misconduct” — yawning. In a disciplinary letter, Desforges told Edsheda Brown, “You yawned…

Hundreds of pupils turned away by teachers as at least a dozen schools sent ANOTHER hoax bomb threat

Hundreds of pupils turned away by teachers as at least a dozen schools sent ANOTHER hoax bomb threat

There are currently multiple schools shut as well as Bath College after the threat was sent out across the country. East Yorkshire has been most affected, but three schools have also been shut in Lincolnshire. Parents were left terrified after being told…