Education Most Public Schools Aren't Even Checking For Lead In The Water 2018-07-19T15:19:10.000000000-04:00 Which is weird, because lead causes brain damage in children. San Francisco Now Allows Noncitizens To Vote In School Board Elections 2018-07-18T17:59:22.000000000-04:00 Immigrant parents "now have a direct voice to influence decisions that impact their children’s needs," an advocate said. Anonymous Donor Pays Tuition For Medical School's Entire Inaugural Class 2018-07-18T16:27:49.000000000-04:00 The $3 million gift will fully pay for 30 students at the University of Houston's College of Medicine. Teacher Who Fired Gun Inside High School Classroom Sentenced To 2 Years 2018-07-18T16:00:17.000000000-04:00 Jesse Randall Davidson, 53, reportedly barricaded himself in an empty classroom and fired out the window. Black Students From Atlanta Make History At Harvard Debate Competition 2018-07-18T12:43:45.000000000-04:00 One winner, Jordan Thomas, said he "was determined to represent my city and my story." Delaware Mayor Apologizes After Muslim Kids In Shirts, Hijabs, Kicked Out Of City Pool 2018-07-16T18:04:51.000000000-04:00 Camp director Tahsiyn A. Ismaa’eel believes city officials used a vaguely worded policy to keep her students out of the pool. What It's Like To Be A School Therapist 2018-07-16T12:36:06.000000000-04:00 Mental health workers are overstretched, and budgets are tight. But demand for care is soaring. Officials Fighting Release Of Parkland Shooting Videos 2018-07-11T19:15:48.000000000-04:00 The videos may show officers who've been criticized for failing to engage the alleged gunman. Top Universities Balk At Trump's Rollback Of Affirmative Action Guidelines 2018-07-11T10:16:23.000000000-04:00 A dozen top schools, including five Ivy league institutions, said they plan to continue to use race as a factor in admissions to bolster diversity. Why 'Child Care Deserts' Remain, Even As States Increase Preschool Funding 2018-07-06T14:45:04.000000000-04:00 Preschool state funding is up 47 percent in the past five years.