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What You Need To Know About The New School Year

Tuesday, Aug 9, 2016 at 03:18 PM CDT

Back-to-School Safety Tech That Helps Keep Kids Safe

Back-to-School Safety Tech That Helps Keep Kids Safe

Millions of parents in the U.S. will allow their children to walk to and from school this fall. No matter how mature and responsible a child is, those few blocks without adult supervision are enough to make...

Tuesday, Aug 16, 2016 at 11:15 AM CDT

Back to School: Enrollment Up As Kids Return to School

Back to School: Enrollment Up As Kids Return to School

No more staying up late during the week. Farewell to sleeping in. And, hello homework! The lazy days of summer are ending for millions of children as they grab their backpacks, pencils and notebooks and return...

Wednesday, Aug 24, 2016 at 01:48 PM CDT

North Texas Teacher's 'No Homework Policy' Goes Viral

North Texas Teacher's 'No Homework Policy' Goes Viral

A North Texas teacher's letter to parents about her new homework policy has gone viral.

Friday, Aug 26, 2016 at 07:28 AM CDT

'They Know She Cares': Michelle Obama's School Nutrition Legacy

'They Know She Cares': Michelle Obama's School Nutrition Legacy

Fried chicken nuggets, chicken fingers, and patties are the thing of the past at Fairfax County Public Schools in Virginia. Healthier options have been on the menu thanks to Michelle Obama's healthy school lunch...

Friday, Aug 26, 2016 at 07:15 AM CDT

Why Back-to-School Is Becoming a Summer Thing

Why Back-to-School Is Becoming a Summer Thing

Though the weather is still hot enough to go swimming, many public school students across the country are staring at the summer sun through a classroom window. Many schools have done away with the tradition...