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Snapchat group with 100 students tagged Black kids in racial slurs, fueled racism at middle school, lawsuit alleges

The lawsuit was filed by the parents of alleged victims.

On Aug 11, 2023 by Marlon Ettinger

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‘I think everybody’s a racist’: Teacher tells Black students that white is the ‘superior race’ in viral video

'Bro they literally let ANYONE become a teacher nowadays.'

On Nov 14, 2022 by Tricia Crimmins

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‘I am not upset. I’m enraged’: Administration asked school librarian to take down banned books display after one parent complained

'I serve over 700 students, not one student alone.'

On Aug 20, 2022 by Braden Bjella

woman speaking hand out caption '*microaggressions out the a$$ about me AND my kiddies who are also minorities*' (l) TikTok app open on phone with colored pencils and notebooks on table (c) woman speaking caption 'But did I deserve to get fired over it?' (r)

‘It was so PG’: Teacher who says she was fired after making a TikTok with her students goes viral

'I wasn’t shaking nothing.'

On Jul 22, 2022 by Braden Bjella

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‘It is a big f*cking deal to us’: Mother calls out middle school for not disciplining student who was allegedly racist toward her daughter

'I'm not going to tolerate that disrespect.'

On Apr 29, 2022 by Cecilia Lenzen

In a TikTok, a Houston middle school teacher is seen breathing on a student without her mask on.

‘I don’t care’: Unmasked middle school teacher intentionally breathes on student

The teacher has been removed from the classroom.

On Oct 8, 2021 by Tricia Crimmins

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Video: Classmates stomp on nonbinary middle schooler who wore rainbow Pride flag

'This is a hate crime.'

On Jun 29, 2021 by Jennifer Xia

Screenshot from interview and video of 13-year-old Chad Sanford where students verbally and physically bullied them for their sexual orientation

‘I’m going to knock the gay out’: Video shows bullies slam 13-year-old trans student to the ground

“I actually feel like I could not live anymore."

On May 28, 2021 by Jennifer Xia

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7th graders make tampon cookies to demand free tampons at school

The principal said students would ‘abuse the privilege.’

On Oct 30, 2019 by Alex Dalbey

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Lawyer says ‘YouTube flu’ led 8th graders to hide urine, semen in teachers’ food

The teens put semen in a crepe and urine in barbecue sauce.

On Sep 4, 2019 by Samira Sadeque

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A middle school tween’s real-world meme inspires epic Twitter thread

'Max is not normal. Max is a f**king genius.'

On Nov 26, 2017 by Chris Tognotti

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Teacher bans bottle flipping in class, then drops mind-blowing bottle flip video

He waited six months to hit them with these tricks.

On Jul 7, 2017 by Jay Hathaway

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Middle schooler brings classmates to tears with slam poem on pressure women face

Don't even pretend you're not the one crying.

On Jun 6, 2017 by Samantha Grasso

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Petition calls for Donald Trump to take 5th-grade reading and math exams

Show us the test results.

On Sep 25, 2016 by April Siese

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Middle schoolers may never have to eat lunch alone again, thanks to this app

If technology can make tweens less judgmental, we have a few more app ideas.

On Sep 14, 2016 by Jaya Saxena