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Associated Press
October 02, 2019 - 1:49 pm
WEST POINT, Va. (KFTK/AP) — A Virginia high school teacher who was fired for refusing to use a transgender student’s new pronouns has filed a lawsuit. The Washington Post reported Monday that Peter Vlaming is suing West Point Public Schools. The system is outside Richmond. Vlaming says his rights...
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Digital Content Producer
September 18, 2019 - 3:20 pm
This plan would make New Mexico the second state in the nation to provide full tuition coverage to its residents. The first was New York .
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Digital Content Producer
September 18, 2019 - 2:07 pm
"It was just what came to our mind when we thought of the United States of America,” junior Carson Palmer told WCNC.
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Associated Press
September 16, 2019 - 2:56 pm
Missouri Gov. Mike Parson is supporting the initiative, and St. Louis Public Schools will stream the classes live in classrooms.
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marijuana smoking on campus
Digital Content Producer
September 12, 2019 - 4:33 pm
"There's a law currently that says it's illegal to smoke on a public university campus in the state of Illinois."
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Digital Content Producer
September 09, 2019 - 3:26 pm
The report listed Webster University at No. 17 in the category of Regional Universities Midwest.
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illinois on gay pride flag
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August 12, 2019 - 12:05 pm
(KFTK) — Historical contributions by members of the LGBTQ community will now be included in public school curriculum in Illinois. Governor J.B. Pritzker signed a bill requiring the inclusion into law over the weekend. The new law ensures that students in Illinois public schools will learn about the...
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In God We Trust
Adam Fondren/Rapid City Journal via AP
July 26, 2019 - 10:00 am
RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — When students return to public schools across South Dakota this fall, they should expect to see a new message on display: “In God We Trust.” A new state law that took effect this month requires all public schools in the state’s 149 districts to paint, stencil or otherwise...
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