SCHOOLS in THE USA
(Updated on 13/06/2016)
HOTLIST OF K-12
SCHOOL SITES (USA) -
"Click a state on the map to find a list of elementary, middle,
and secondary schools...
The registry is organized by state and by grade level.
The registry also includes sites for charter Schools, virtual schools,
school districts, state and regional education organizations, state
departments of education, state standards and state administrators."
- School makes millions from Snapchat IPO (in California) - 3 March 2017
"A huge tech initial public offering raises billions. More money for super-rich investors and bankers, right?
Well that's not the whole story. Not this time..."
- California Border Schools Celebrate Bilingualism - Text + Audio - 31 January 2017
"The Chula Vista Elementary School district is California's largest and among its most diverse.
Sixty-eight percent of students are Hispanic and 35 percent are learning English.
The school district celebrates bilingualism and the sharing of cultures."
- Yoga Exercises Added to US School Programs - Text + Audio + Pictures - 17 January 2017
"Breathing exercises and other elements of yoga are being added to a number of U.S. schools.
Some schools have even eliminated punishment."
- American Schools Remain Divided by Race - Text + Audio + Photos - 18 May 2016
"In 1954, the Supreme Court decided that public schools could not separate students by race.
The case was known as Brown vs. Board of Education of Topeka, Kansas.
Sixty-two years after a U.S. Supreme Court decision banned segregation, American schools remain divided by race."
Surveillance of students in public schools: how much is too much? - 28 August 2013
"A school district amid the vast suburban sprawl of Los Angeles has hired a self-described social network monitoring service
to stalk its students on internet-based platforms including Facebook, Instagram, YouTube and Twitter..."
Police name US shooting suspect - 3 April 2012
"A 43-year-old former student is arrested after seven people are shot dead at a private college in Oakland, California, police say."
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