School Systems

Why are there cops in schools?

Protesters on the steps of the Department of Education in New York, NY, demanding the removal of police from schools. (Lev Radin / Shutterstock) To subscribe to The nation Subscribe now for as low as $ 2 per month! Thank you for signing up The nationthe weekly bulletin of. Thank …

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How your organization can recognize Juneteenth

Juneteenth isn’t just black history, it’s American history. Over the past year, following Black Lives Matter protests across the country, many American organizations have begun to recognize Juneteenth, or June 19, the anniversary of the day in 1865 when the last group of blacks enslaved Americans was freed by Union …

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Enrollment in local Catholic schools has increased

St. Patrick’s School in North Park announced throughout the pandemic that it was offering a “real school.” / Photo by Adriana Heldiz While many parents have struggled over the past year over whether to send their children to public school online or in person, others considered a religion-steeped education in …

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BOE to buy school supplies with stimulus money | New

Public school systems across the country have received several rounds of relief funds from the coronavirus pandemic and are finding different ways to use government dollars. Locally, part of the funds will be used to meet one of the school’s most basic needs: school supplies. Baldwin County School District (BCSD) …

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