Racism

Read: New Study Links Tighter School Security to Lower Test Scores

New Study Links Tighter School Security to Lower Test Scores

The researchers call their findings “safety tax” — the academic price students pay for the increased security at their schools.

Read: U.S. Dept. of Ed OCR Announces Resolution of Racial Harassment Investigation of Peoria USD in Arizona

U.S. Dept. of Ed OCR Announces Resolution of Racial Harassment Investigation of Peoria USD in Arizona

OCR found that although administrators and teachers at the school were aware of widespread harassment, the district repeatedly responded ineffectively, or not at all, to reported harassment.

Read: Howard University Receives 3 Bomb Threats in 2 Weeks

Howard University Receives 3 Bomb Threats in 2 Weeks

So far in 2022, Howard University has received eight bomb threats. Many other HBCUs were targeted earlier this year as well.

Read: Adapting School Suicide Prevention Programs for Students of Color

Adapting School Suicide Prevention Programs for Students of Color

Schools can improve their suicide prevention efforts by adopting the SOAR (Self-Awareness, Outreach, Adaptation, and Repair) framework.

Read: University System of Georgia Nixes Free Speech Zones

University System of Georgia Nixes Free Speech Zones

Georgia is the 22nd state to ban free speech zones which are designated areas where people can hold protests and rallies.

Read: OCR Resolves Sexual Harassment Investigation of Medical School

OCR Resolves Sexual Harassment Investigation of Medical School

U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights Announces Resolution of Sexual Harassment Investigation of San Juan Bautista School of Medicine

Read: Providence College Public Safety Officer Claims History of Racism in Department

Providence College Public Safety Officer Claims History of Racism in Department

The third-highest ranking officer said racial harassment by his superiors and colleagues escalated after his promotion from sergeant to lieutenant in 2017.

Read: Security Officer Threatened Mass Shooting at Jewish School Where He Worked

Security Officer Threatened Mass Shooting at Jewish School Where He Worked

The former security officer threatened to shoot students on the school playground, as well as their parents.

Read: VP Kamala Harris Announces Grants to Help HBCUs with Bomb Threats

VP Kamala Harris Announces Grants to Help HBCUs with Bomb Threats

The Project School Emergency Response to Violence (SERV) program will provide short-term grants for added security and mental health professionals.

Read: 6 Juveniles Identified as Suspects in Spate of HBCU Bomb Threats

6 Juveniles Identified as Suspects in Spate of HBCU Bomb Threats

HBCUs across the nation started receiving bomb threats at the beginning of the year, but the number of threats increased in February.

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