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Illinois School Board of Education releases 2022 Report Card
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Illinois School Board of Education releases 2022 Report Card

2022 marks the first complete Illinois Report Card since 2019. The Illinois School Board of Education released the latest report card for the state Thursday morning. While the pandemic’s affects are still being felt, as the data indicates, ISBE is counting some notable wins in the area of high school graduation rates, students’ academic growth...

Rifle used in the St. Louis school shooting had been taken from the gunman days before the attack, police say
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Rifle used in the St. Louis school shooting had been taken from the gunman days before the attack, police say

CNN  —  The AR-15-style rifle used in the deadly St. Louis school shooting had been taken from the shooter’s possession during an interaction with police about a week before the attack, and it’s unclear how he got it back, police say. The gunman, 19-year-old Orlando Harris, opened fire on Monday, killing student Alexandria Bell, 15,...

How A College Education Divides American Voters
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How A College Education Divides American Voters

In Part 3 of this installment of the FiveThirtyEight Politics podcast, the team analyzes how an educational divide is currently shaping American politics and how a college diploma can influence an individuals’ beliefs and preferences. #College #Education #Divides #American #Voters Source link

St. Louis school shooting survivors recall hearing gunshots behind locked doors and jumping from windows as a gunman with an AR-15-style rifle made his way inside
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St. Louis school shooting survivors recall hearing gunshots behind locked doors and jumping from windows as a gunman with an AR-15-style rifle made his way inside

CNN  —  As a 19-year-old gunman walked through the hallways with an AR-15-style rifle and over 600 rounds of ammunition, frightened students and teachers at a St. Louis high school locked classroom doors and huddled in corners. Some recall hearing gunshots coming from outside and someone trying to open their doors. Some described jumping from...

Michigan governor debate 2022: 4 takeaways from Whitmer, Dixon race
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Michigan governor debate 2022: 4 takeaways from Whitmer, Dixon race

CNN  —  Michigan Democratic Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and her Republican challenger Tudor Dixon clashed on abortion rights in a debate Tuesday night, as Whitmer backed a referendum on ballots this fall that would amend the state constitution to guarantee abortion rights. Dixon said that referendum, if approved by voters, “would be the most radical abortion...

Dixon And Whitmer Spar On Abortion, Education And Inflation In Final Michigan Debate
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Dixon And Whitmer Spar On Abortion, Education And Inflation In Final Michigan Debate

Gretchen Whitmer and Tudor Dixon participated in their final debate of the Michigan gubernatorial race on Oct. 25. The candidates sparred on the Proposition 3 ballot initiative on abortion, inflation and education curricula, while also debating infrastructure policy and gas tax cuts. Polls show a statistical tie between both candidates, with Dixon having narrowed Whitmer’s...

Michigan governor debate 2022: 4 takeaways from Whitmer, Dixon race
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Michigan governor debate 2022: 4 takeaways from Whitmer, Dixon race

CNN  —  Michigan Democratic Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and her Republican challenger Tudor Dixon clashed on abortion rights in a debate Tuesday night, as Whitmer backed a referendum on ballots this fall that would amend the state constitution to guarantee abortion rights. Dixon said that referendum, if approved by voters, “would be the most radical abortion...

School gunman had AR-15-style weapon, 600 rounds of ammo
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School gunman had AR-15-style weapon, 600 rounds of ammo

ST. LOUIS (AP) — A 19-year-old who killed a teacher and a 15-year-old girl at a St. Louis high school was armed with an AR-15-style rifle and what appeared to be more than 600 rounds of ammunition, a police official said Tuesday. Orlando Harris also left behind a handwritten note offering his explanation for the...