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What Can You Learn at Tilda Swinton’s School?
Applied lessons in becoming a rich eccentric.
NYC Parents Upset at School for Daring to Assign Kids Fun
116 in Kips Bay has stopped assigning homework, instead telling kids to enjoy themselves.
Staten Island Woman Might Have Threatened to Blow Up Her Daughter’s School
Because the girl failed a test.
Washington Heights School’s Bathrooms Are Bad
That might not even be the worst part of this story.
Columbia Allowing Law Students to Delay Exams
[These] cases have shaken the faith of some in the integrity of the grand jury system and in the law more generally.”
University of Virginia Suspends All Frats After Disturbing Sexual Assault Story
article published earlier this week detailed a student’s brutal gang-rape at the Phi Kappa Psi house.
‘Tasteful’ Guns in Senior Portraits Are Okay
149 Students Hospitalized Due to Mysterious Odor
Yonkers Middle High School was evacuated on Wednesday due to a “gas-like smell.”
Columbia Cancels Concert, Solves Campus Assault
We feel strongly that this is a band-aid, not a solution, in the fight against sexual assault on Columbia’s campus.”
New Kindergarten Test for 4-Year-Olds: Not Easy!
It’s also administered on an iPad, of course.
Scientology Sneaking Its Anti-Drug Programs Into NYC Schools
And peddling unscientific scare tactics.
New Jersey Prosecutor Delights in Teen’s Lack of Hacking Skills
The 16-year-old was caught using a teacher’s password to change grades and attendance records.
New Jersey Substitute Teacher Fired for Enforcing ‘Quiet Game’ Rules With Tape
We were jabbering too much,” admitted one student.
NYU Now Fighting With Neighbors Uptown
Just for a change of scenery.
Kids Injured After Firecracker Explodes on School Bus
Save it for the outdoors.
Substitute Teacher Fired for Asking Kids for Relationship Advice
She kept it G-rated.
Bad Kids Put Rat Poison in Teacher’s Water Bottle
She didn’t become seriously ill.
NYU Abu Dhabi Workers Treated Terribly; NYU Shrugs
Despite the school’s idealistic promises of fair labor practices, the reality was quite the opposite.
Queens Frat Channels Zac Efron in
There goes the neighborhood.
Kwasi Enin, Ivy League Kid, Going to Yale
The Long Island overachiever announced his pick at a press conference.
Miss America Says She Doesn’t Want Teen Punished for Asking Her to Prom
But Nina Davuluri still won’t be doing any slow-dancing.
Kansas Parents Worried That Michelle Obama Will Upstage Their High Schoolers
They want to disinvite the First Lady from a graduation ceremony.
Brave Teen Asks Miss America to Prom, Ends Up Suspended
Long Island Teens Thought Confederate Flag, Blackface Were Somehow Acceptable
Four students at a Catholic high school have been expelled.
Sexton Made Faculty Housing Into Duplex for Son
Right as the school announced a housing shortage.
The Backlash Against New York’s Standardized Tests Is Getting Serious
Parents, teachers, and principals protested across the city today.
Staten Island Tweens Hospitalized After Getting Caught Drinking at School
The old vodka-in-an-iced-tea-bottle trick.
UConn and Kentucky Both Rioted a Bit Last Night
Win or lose, the result was the same.
Read the College Essay That Got Kwasi Enin Into All 8 Ivy League Schools
It is very much a college essay.
Long Island Teen Just Happened to Get Into All 8 Ivy League Schools
New York’s Schools Are the Country’s Most Racially Segregated
New York City’s charter schools are some of the least diverse of all.
Brooklyn High-Schoolers Forced to Spend the Night on Broken Bus in Florida
With no way to charge their phones.
Queens Teaching Assistant Accused of Sexually Assaulting 14-Year-Old Student
She’ll be arraigned on Thursday evening.
Horace Mann Tiger Woods, Canh Oxelson, Arrested
Lots going on here, and it’s all wild.
4-Year-Old Wanders Out of School; No One Notices
After Avonte Oquendo, this does not look good.
Private-School Parents Spy on Prospective Students’ Families
Bill Clinton Is the Face of a Massive For-profit College Company
They must be paying him a lot for this.
Chemistry Experiment Fireball Injures Upper West Side High School Students
Every teacher’s nightmare.
Dante de Blasio Faces First Challenge As Mayor’s Son
Convincing his father to declare a snow day.
Harvard Students React to Bomb Hoax
He did have a stressful semester.”
Harvard Student Charged With Bomb Hoax to Evade Finals
And he would have gotten away with it too, if it wasn’t for those meddling technicians!
Harvard Students Cheer Canceled Exams Amid Bomb Threat
Four buildings were evacuated on Monday morning.
NYU Kid ‘Can’t Remember’ How He Got Stuck Between Two Buildings
According to his mom.
Horace Mann Investigating ‘Hypercompetitive’ College-Admissions Sabotage
Someone sent a letter to schools hoping to screw up a senior’s chances.
Giant 25-Year-Old Criminal Definitely Not a High-School Freshman
He tried to pass as one in New Jersey.
Long Island Middle School Has the World’s Least Fun Recess
Everything is banned.
Harvard Would Like Another $3.7 Billion, Please
So they can reach their $6.5 billion fund-raising goal.
Whole Cornell Lacrosse Team Suspended for Hazing
Apparently there was “coerced consumption of alcohol.”
Nazi Postings at Oberlin Were Just a Terrible ‘Joke’
Conservatives Are Very Upset That Kids These Days Can’t Write in Cursive
How will they understand the Declaration of Independence?