students

School started a couple of weeks ago here in the city and it’s been an interesting two weeks. Just in that short amount of time there have been 5 incidents where students have tried to bring a gun into school. Thankfully, all attempts have been stopped before anything major could happen and now, the question […]

In a world full of sadness and bad news, it’s always refreshing to run across something that truly changes your perspective on life and generally serves as an uplifting message to carry with you. That’s exactly what a viral video of a martial arts instructor and his student have managed to do, as it’s also […]

The Rickey Smiley Foundation received a letter from a high school principal who saw the plight of two students who lost both their parents within months of one another. Check out the video above to listen in on them finding out about the gifts live on the air, on “The Rickey Smiley Morning Show.”  Sign […]

A Baltimore school police officer, captured slapping and kicking a student last month in a viral video, will not face child abuse charges, reports The Baltimore Sun.

In the first two months of 2016, there have been a reported seven school shootings.

The students of Yale University used their voices to speak out against several instances of racial injustice on the Ivy League campus.

David Pfaff, a science teacher at Bailey Middle School, was seen snatching a chair from underneath one of his students.

When footage surfaced of a Columbia, SC high school student being flipped in her desk and then dragged across the floor by a school resource…

The FLOTUS penned a passionate op-ed for the Atlantic about her education initiative with President Barack Obama.

The article was well received by readers - but not so the image of a Black student with "bulging eyes and an exaggerated white mouth," wearing a cap and gown while walking through a ravaged town complete with broken stop sign, damaged cars, and broken windows.

According to a new study, African-American students get suspended or expelled at higher rates than White students in southern states.