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 F.S.U. Reported Few Rape Cases to the U.S.
The university reported only 14 of 113 cases of student-reported rape to the federal government because many of the reported assaults occurred off-campus.

 The Learning Network: Weekly News Quiz | Nov. 24-30, 2015
Take our quiz to see what you know and to learn more ? and look for our Dec. 8 quiz that will cover all of 2015.

 The Learning Network: If You Were a Super Rich Philanthropist, What Causes Would You Support?
What causes do you, as a student, support now ? with either your money or your time and effort?

 The Learning Network: News Q?s | Short Answers to Hard Questions About Climate Change
What questions do you still have about climate change?

 Beverly Hills to boot non-district K-8 pupils
After more than four hours of emotional and sometimes contentious debate, the Beverly Hills Unified School District approved a controversial proposal Tuesday to boot out more than 400 out-of-district students.

 ?At hope? kids better than ?at risk??

Sen. Rosa Franklin, D-Tacoma, is sponsoring a bill this session that would replace references to low-income children such as "disadvantaged," and "at-risk" with a more-positive term, "at hope." Decades ago, poor children became known as "disadvantaged." Then they were "at-risk." Now, a Washington lawmaker wants to replace those euphemisms with a new one: "at hope."

 Hawaii legislators seek to lengthen school year
Stuck with the nation's shortest school year, Hawaii lawmakers will consider proposals for longer and more school days when this year's legislative session opens Wednesday.

 Loophole frees mentally ill youth offenders

In this undated file photo provided by Jan Henry, her husband Todd Henry is shown playing a guitar in Tyler, Texas. Todd Henry, a special education teacher, was fatally stabbed by a student at the school.Recent slaying cases highlight the complexities of a 1997 law meant to keep mentally ill juveniles from being held in detention centers where they can't get proper treatment.

 North-south divide in England's schools
About a third of secondary schools in northern England and the Midlands are not good enough, Ofsted's annual report says.

 Wilshaw wants Bradford schools inquiry
Ofsted chief Sir Michael Wilshaw says the "situation is so bad" in Bradford's schools there should be a "commission of inquiry" to investigate.

 MPs present petition on school funding
Petitions from 86 MPs backing a new national funding formula for England's schools are being presented to the Commons.

 Avoid criminalising children, say MPs
Crime-recording rules should be changed to avoid criminalising children for "trivial misbehaviour", MPs say in a report.