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  • Student Driver
    When teens have emergencies while driving
    Often, second semester is a very special time for high school sophomores as they have just completed classroom driver’s education and can now begin behind-the-wheel classes. Depending on the age requirement in your state, these students can...
  • LAUSD once again your tax dollars at waste.
    LAUSD could lose another $100 million—MiSIS strikes again
    Due to a significant drop in attendance LAUSD could lose more than $100 million.“ ‘Our team continues to address the tremendous backlog of attendance data that must be entered into MiSiS in order to claim critical revenue for the...
  • Photos of suspected arsonist circulate as students return to rehabbed school
    Photos of suspected arsonist circulate as students return to rehabbed school
    Fairington Elementary School’s 712 students will return to their classrooms on Monday following four days of classes at neighboring Miller Grove High School. The DeKalb students were relocated to the high school after a kindergarten...
  • Public school health education
    LPS 3 types of sex on track for Health (porn) education
    Who knew gender spectrum and gender bread person education (link) would look sweet compared to what is coming? Truth is much stranger than fiction. You wouldn't believe this if you didn't actually see it. Most, if not all, of my readers...
  • DA: Teacher from Long Island admits having sex with students
    DA: Teacher from Long Island admits having sex with students
    A Queens high school teacher from Massapequa need to register as a sex offender after she pleaded guilty Friday charges alleging she had sexual contact with two male students, Queens prosecutors said.Joy Morsi, 40, pleaded guilty to charges of...
  • pet treats
    Help pets avoid winter weight gain
    Now that many of us are working on eliminating any weight we may have gained since Halloween, we also need to take the necessary steps to help our dogs and cats from adding any unnecessary baggage around their cute little waistlines. Petmd.com...
  • Utahraptor
    Block of sandstone ‘death trap’ for Utahraptors discovered
    A block of sandstone discovered on a Utah mountain in 2014 turned out to be a death trap of a predatory dinosaur called Utahraptors, making it the largest fossil trove to date of this large feathered creature.The Utahraptor is the largest member...
  • Metro Atlanta schools addressing dangerously cold temps and Flu
    Metro Atlanta schools addressing dangerously cold temps and flu
    The bone chilling temps predicted for Thursday proved to be true as winds whipped across the Metro in the a.m. hours, and did not let up much throughout the day. Temperatures did not get out of thirties on Thursday and will dip into the teens on...
  • Vitamin word cloud
    Key vitamins for those with diabetes
    Proper nutrition helps in managing your metabolism. Unfortunately, diabetes interferes with how your body processes sugar and actually changes how it absorbs or metabolizes certain vitamins. As a result, failure to get proper nutrition or having a...
  • Antibacteria word bank
    Promising new antibiotic kills drug-resistant germs
    Scientists have discovered a new class of antibiotics that can kill a wide range of dangerous, drug-resistant bacteria (super bugs). Additionally, bacteria did not develop resistance to the new drug, teixobactin, in lab experiments, and may need...
  • What do they really know about teaching?
    The decision makers force teachers to do things that are unconscionable. Why?
    Every single day LAUSD teachers are forced to do things that are unconscionable to them:Proceeding to the next skill when the students have not mastered the current one.Socially promoting students who are not ready for the next grade.Graduating...
  • Flu is now in 43 states in our nation
    Flu rapidly flying across the United States
    According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the flu is now widespread in 43 U.S. states, up from 36 states just last week. Six children died from the flu during the last full week in December, bringing the total flu deaths to...
  • Taking a test is as boring as faculty meetings, teacher training, jury duty, etc...
    Have I got a test for you!
    Have I got a test for you,Here is what we are going to do.Invite all the reformers—billionaires, politicians and know it alls,Combine them with the media members in a very large hall.Have them sit on uncomfortable chairs from classrooms,They...
  • Metro Atlanta schools guarding against repeat of 2014 storm chaos
    Metro Atlanta schools guarding against a repeat of the 2014 Winter Storm chaos
    Already the New Year is ringing in snow, heavy rains and storms across the nation. As Metro Atlanta students head back to school this week, brutal winds have blown through causing storm damage, and expected frigid temperatures are ready to hit...
  • Welding training
    LPS Career Academy lockup for half a school day
    Students who choose to attend The Career Academy (TCA) are not allowed to drive to 88 and O street. Instead, Lincoln Public School (LPS) students will be bused from their home high school. No possibility for alternative classes or escape. Juniors...