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F.D.A. Bans School Electric Shock Devices

F.D.A. Bans School Electric Shock Devices

The ban is national, but it is squarely targeted at a single school in Massachusetts that has been using electric shocks to condition students’ behavior for decades.
F.D.A. Bans School Electric Shock Devices

F.D.A. Bans School Electric Shock Devices

The ban is national, but it is squarely targeted at a single school in Massachusetts that has been using electric shocks to condition students’ behavior for decades.
She Was Excited for a New School. Then the Anti-Semitic ‘Jokes’ Started.

She Was Excited for a New School. Then the Anti-Semitic ‘Jokes’ Started.

First, a deeply offensive photo. Three students’ college plans were soon derailed, and a community closed ranks.
Body Camera Footage Shows Arrest by Orlando Police of 6-Year-Old at School

Body Camera Footage Shows Arrest by Orlando Police of 6-Year-Old at School

The episode, which occurred in September, prompted fierce criticism of the treatment of young children by law enforcement. The officer who arrested the girl was fired.
Body Camera Footage Shows Arrest by Orlando Police of 6-Year-Old at School

Body Camera Footage Shows Arrest by Orlando Police of 6-Year-Old at School

The episode, which occurred in September, prompted fierce criticism of the treatment of young children by law enforcement. The officer who arrested the girl was fired.
6-Year-Old Held in Mental Health Center for 2 Days Without Mother’s Consent

6-Year-Old Held in Mental Health Center for 2 Days Without Mother’s Consent

Under a Florida law called the Baker Act, Nadia King was removed from her Jacksonville elementary school this month after she reportedly had a series of outbursts.

Baylor to Suspend 14 Baseball Players Because of a Hazing Incident

The suspensions — based on an incident from last year — will be staggered over three weeks, starting with the season opener next Friday. Each player involved will be suspended two games apiece.
Facial Recognition Moves Into a New Front: Schools

Facial Recognition Moves Into a New Front: Schools

A district in New York has adopted the technology in the name of safety. Opponents cite privacy and bias concerns.
Facial Recognition Moves Into a New Front: Schools

Facial Recognition Moves Into a New Front: Schools

A district in New York has adopted the technology in the name of safety. Opponents cite privacy and bias concerns.
Facial Recognition Moves Into a New Front: Schools

Facial Recognition Moves Into a New Front: Schools

A district in New York has adopted the technology in the name of safety. Opponents cite privacy and bias concerns.
Facial Recognition Moves Into a New Front: Schools

Facial Recognition Moves Into a New Front: Schools

A district in New York has adopted the technology in the name of safety. Opponents cite privacy and bias concerns.

Teacher Is Charged With Battery After Throwing Student Out of Class

The educator at a middle school in Florida, Jeffrey A. Paffumi, was arrested after a confrontation with the 14-year-old over playing music in class, an affidavit said.
Teacher Is Charged With Battery After Throwing Student Out of Class

Teacher Is Charged With Battery After Throwing Student Out of Class

The educator at a middle school in Florida, Jeffrey A. Paffumi, was arrested after a confrontation with the 14-year-old over playing music in class, an affidavit said.
Where Doctors Are Criminals

Where Doctors Are Criminals

The Syrian government considers some health workers enemies of the state. We talked to four of them about why they risked their lives anyway.
Where Doctors Are Criminals

Where Doctors Are Criminals

The Syrian government considers some health workers enemies of the state. We talked to four of them about why they risked their lives anyway.
Syracuse University Suspends Fraternity Activities After Racist Incident

Syracuse University Suspends Fraternity Activities After Racist Incident

On Saturday, a group of students accosted an African-American student, using a racial slur. It was the latest in a rash of racist and anti-Semitic incidents on campus.

3 Students Charged With Plotting Attack on Their Middle School

One student’s online threat against another led the authorities in western New York to investigate what they called a conspiracy to assault classmates.
Those College Students Who Used the N-Word Shouldn’t Have Been Arrested

Those College Students Who Used the N-Word Shouldn’t Have Been Arrested

They were guilty of vulgarity and ignorance, but “ridicule” is not a crime.
Two UConn Students Arrested After Repeatedly Shouting Racial Slur, Officials Say

Two UConn Students Arrested After Repeatedly Shouting Racial Slur, Officials Say

A video of the episode on Oct. 11 was widely shared on social media and spurred outrage from students.
2 UConn Students Arrested After Shouting Racist Slur, Officials Say

2 UConn Students Arrested After Shouting Racist Slur, Officials Say

A video of the episode on Oct. 11 was widely shared on social media and spurred outrage from students.