Category Archives: education

Federal Judge Blocks New York City’s School COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate

A health care worker prepares a dose of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine in Manhattan in New York City on May 12, 2021. (Carlo…

Florida Educator Sues School District After Termination for Blowing the Whistle

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (L) listens as Florida Education Commissioner Richard Corcoran speaks during a press conference at Bayview Elementary School in Fort Lauderdale, Florida,…

Florida Educator Sues School District After Termination for Blowing the Whistle

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (L) listens as Florida Education Commissioner Richard Corcoran speaks during a press conference at Bayview Elementary School in Fort Lauderdale, Florida,…

Education Secretary Cardona Supports Mandatory COVID-19 Vaccinations for Eligible School Children

Education Secretary Miguel Cardona testifies before the Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies Subcommittee on Capitol Hill in Washington, on June 16,…

Pennsylvania School Administrators Say They Are Stuck in the Middle of Mask Debate

Pennsylvania School administrators are trapped in the middle of the school mask debate and need better communication from the state Department of Health. That was the testimony Thursday during a hearing of the Senate Education Committee that explored the impact

Universities Issue Seasonal Flu Vaccine Mandates as Part of COVID-19 Response

As influenza season approaches, some universities in the United States are requiring students and faculty members to receive flu shots as part of the COVID-19 response. At the University of Notre Dame, where 98 percent of students have been fully

COVID-19 Vaccine Mandates for California Students Aged 12 and up Being Considered: Official

Children arrive in line using physical distancing before getting their picture taken at picture day at St. Barnabas Catholic School during the COVID-19 pandemic in…

Charter Schools Saw Enrollment Growth as 1.4 Million Students Left Public Schools: Report

Students, some wearing protective masks, arrive for the first day of school at Sessums Elementary School in Riverview, Fla., on Aug. 10, 2021. (Chris O'Meara/AP…

Ron DeSantis Is Right about School Quarantines

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis talks to the media in Miami, Fla., August 29, 2019.

Penn State University Suspends Students Who Failed to Get Weekly COVID-19 Test

Penn State University campus in University Park, Pa., This file photo taken in 2011 shows. (Rob Carr/Getty Images)