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Junior, community colleges can (sort of) ban guns where there are kids

Junior and community colleges in Texas can ban guns where there are children on campuses, so long as they don't issue a broad firearms prohibition in large areas or for entire programs, according to Attorney General Ken Paxton.

Prepare students ‘to fail’ so they can learn, report suggests

Telling students they will have to fail in order to learn, which will involve academics making “fundamental changes to how they teach”, is one of the key findings of a new report into teaching and learning innovation.

Stop investing in arms trade, university pension fund is told

Academics are calling on the UK university sector’s main pension provider to sell its stake in a controversial arms manufacturer that has profited from selling cluster bombs ...

Unified Lyndon, Johnson State colleges renamed Northern Vermont University

Today the VSCS Board of Trustees voted to name the unified Johnson State College and Lyndon State College “Northern Vermont University” with campuses at both Johnson and Lyndon.