Boys will be boys — except when they insist they're girls. So says Maine's highest court in ruling that boys who are trying to live as girls must be allowed to use the girls' bathrooms in school.




A group called Students Matter is suing California schools for not providing an adequate public education; unions are fighting back.

On January 23, during a visit to the Dudley Family School in Camden — a poverty-stricken city with a high school-dropout rate — New Jersey Governor Chris Christie proposed several new school programs for his state’s schools. Among his proposals for six of Camden’s schools was an after-school dinner program, in which 75-125 students are already enrolled.

A link on a New York state Common Core resources web page sends kids to sexually explicitly questionnaires.



Attorney General Eric Holder and Education Secretary Arne Duncan announced the first-ever guidelines for discipline in public schools, contending that present discipline disproportionately affects minorities.