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Cell phone video shows teacher putting student in chokehold

In video footage caught on a cell phone, a teacher can be seen putting a student in a chokehold in an attempt to break up a fight. 320 more words


Brutal attack at gas station caught on camera, man attacked for asking teens to 'quiet down'

An attack at a Memphis gas station was caught on camera, showing dozens of teens swarming and punching a man who asked them to “quiet” down. 193 more words


Should I take the SAT or ACT? Similarities and Differences.

Hello Students,

Should you take the SAT or the ACT?

Most colleges that require you to submit scores from a standardized test will accept either the ACT or the SAT. 681 more words

Higher Education

Students explore career options at Birmingham-area Transition Career Fair

Some 300 students with disabilities, parents, and educators attended today’s Teen Transition Career Fair held at Boutwell Auditorium in downtown Birmingham.

Students and educators from Bessemer City, Birmingham, Fairfield, Homewood, Hoover, Jefferson County, Midfield, Mountain Brook, Tarrant, and Vestavia Hills school systems participated in the half-day event, which featured more than 75 exhibitors sharing information about educational, community service, and employment opportunities available to students after high school. 27 more words


Wearable technology: will students actually wear it?

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As technology becomes more prevalent, companies are finding new ways to integrate their products into society. Products rising in popularity are wearable, such as the Apple watch and the Google glass. 541 more words

Sword And Shield

Trifolds abound

This morning my school held its annual exhibition of learning, and I wish I could post some pictures of the amazing students and their presentations.  (Dag, privacy and all.) 490 more words

Contented Sighs

What Your High School Guidance Counselor Can Do For You

Hey There Students,

One of the most valuable resources available to you during your four years of high school is your guidance/ college counselor. Many high schools may have very few counselors compared to the amount of students who attend the school. 393 more words

Higher Education