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South Carolina group to ask Supreme Court to rename landmark school desegregation case

Wtop 29 May 2023
Supreme Court to rename the landmark Brown v. Board of Education decision that outlawed segregation of public schools across the country ... Board of Education of Topeka with a South Carolina case that was filed earlier but is lesser known ... “It might be laughed out of court.” ... Board of Education,” Williams said.

To Hell With the Universities

The American Spectator 29 May 2023
Affirmative action in higher education is set to face the judgment of the Supreme Court ... Regardless of the Supreme Court’s decision, these people will remain, as will the diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) agenda that they uphold ... Fewer than 2 percent of Americans were college educated.

Hicks: The Briggs plaintiffs, and Waring, deserve credit for Brown

The Post and Courier 28 May 2023
Supreme Court outlawed school segregation in its landmark decision known as Brown v. Board of Education. The case was actually a collection of five separate, nearly identical lawsuits, and the court’s verdict delivered the first clear victory of the civil rights movement ... Descendants asking US Supreme Court to rename Brown v.

Nearly 70 years after Brown v. Board, this Louisiana district is still fighting over desegregation

The Advocate 28 May 2023
Supreme Court ruled that public schools must integrate ... Supreme Court in 1954 ... But the court is still supervising student assignment, faculty assignment and quality of education ... Supreme Court case Green v ... In this case, the court also considers ancillary factors such as the quality of education, which includes academic achievement and discipline.

Charter Schools Are Not State Actors

GlobalResearch 28 May 2023
Eleven months ago a critical education case came before the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in North Carolina () ... Nor is the state compelling, encouraging, or coercing “Charter Day School” to adopt any particular dress code or educational philosophy for students ... With this context in mind, let us return to the court case at hand ... Supreme Court.

Should CHEd even exist?

The Manila Times 28 May 2023
IN 2019, following attempts by the Legal Education Board to require the Philippine Law School Admission Test of all seeking admission to colleges ... "Neither the Legal Education Board nor this Court — or even when they work together — has the power to encroach on academic freedom.

Education company infringed trademark, SCA rules

Business Day 28 May 2023
An education provider has been ordered by the Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) to stop using a trademark that looks similar to another company’s, since this ...

SHC directs culture dept to ensure preservation of historical sites

The News International 28 May 2023
The high court told the secretary of the schools and education department to ensure introduction of the Lansdowne Bridge and Sukkur Barrage in the syllabus upto elementary schools with regard to history, architectural and scientific value of lands and the Sukkur Barrage from the academic year 2023-2024.

Education notebook

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 28 May 2023
The organization selected by state leaders in April to manage the day-to-day operations of the Marvell-Elaine School District has joined the parties in the Pulaski County Circuit Court lawsuit over the Arkansas LEARNS Act. FEF-Arkansas -- which is an affiliate of the Friendship Education Foundation Inc.

Autistic NYC boy ‘destroyed’ after arrest over picking ‘Heathers’ film for school assignment: suit

New York Post 28 May 2023
department of education ... The police told O’Connor they were putting Terrance under arrest “for homicidal ideation and a potential terrorist threat,” according to the Manhattan Supreme Court complaint filed against the city, the Department of Education, the NYPD, Health and Hospitals Corp.

Dozens of militants killed amid fresh clashes with security forces in India’s Manipur

La Prensa Latina 28 May 2023
The conflict broke out after the Manipur High Court asked the state government to include the Meitei tribe, which accounts for more than 50 percent of the population in the state, in its scheduled tribe list ... It allows them access to several government welfare schemes in education, jobs and electoral seats.

Lobbyists’ $540,000 in expenses down from $710,000 reported in 2019 regular session

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 28 May 2023
Sarah Huckabee Sanders' sweeping education overhaul, dubbed the LEARNS Act, and a public safety overhaul called the Protect Arkansas Act, as well as a number of social issue-related laws ... Bruce Cozart, R-Hot Springs, to create an agricultural education pilot program in public elementary schools, and Senate Bill 324 by Sen.

Cheers and Jeers

The Citizens' Voice 28 May 2023
Jeers to Republican lawmakers suing to reverse a court ruling that would make the state’s education funding system fairer for less-affluent school districts ... Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil ... ....

Belton reader says school voucher program has serious shortcomings

Killeen Daily Herald 28 May 2023
To the Editor.. State Sen. Henry B ... The Manifesto sought to thwart the Supreme Court’s 1954 Brown vs Board of Education, so as to maintain segregation, as Gov. Greg Abbott’s vouchers do today ... Supposedly, separate but equal was the name of the game ... Raymond Arsenault. Belton ....

‘I’m very proud it’s there’: how Tina Turner’s one-room school became a museum

The Observer 28 May 2023
I hope that people will leave taking the importance of education.” ... The landmark Brown v Board of Education supreme court case outlawed racial segregation in public schools in 1954 but most segregated schools were not integrated until many years later.

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