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Classroom pot brawl puts CA teacher in hot water until parents, students rally behind him

Two teens in California have been arrested in connection with a classroom brawl with a teacher that was videotaped and widely shared online over the weekend. Mark Black, a popular teacher and wrestling coach at Santa Monica High School, grappled with one student in the video, grabbing the teen by…

Oberlin student tells police that months-long campaign of racist signs, graffiti ‘was a joke’

A male student at Oberlin College admitted to police that he is responsible for a series of racist, antisemitic, and anti-LGBT incidents at the traditionally progressive institution. The student’s campaign began on February 5, 2013, when an unnamed female student complained to the Oberlin College Safety and Security Office that…

Why promising minority students aren’t signing up for AP exams

Why promising minority students aren't signing up for AP exams The number of high school students passing at least one Advanced Placement (AP) exam is up overall this year, but students from minority groups still lag behind their white peers, particularly in math and science. Among members of the class…

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