Schools Use RFID Chips to Track Students
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Schools Use RFID Chips to Track Students

Olivia - September 1, 2012

[caption id="attachment_2001" align="alignleft" width="300"] RFID chips, like this one, are being used to help prevent school truancy.[/caption] Wearing a tracking chip is now mandatory for all students…

Do Restrictions on Soda Sales at School Work to Curb Obesity?
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Do Restrictions on Soda Sales at School Work to Curb Obesity?

Olivia - August 13, 2012

[caption id="attachment_1962" align="alignleft" width="300"] School vending machines remain a target of health advocates.[/caption] In recent years, numerous efforts have been made to limit the consumption of soda…

Court Rules that Cheerleading is Not a Sport
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Recent Cases
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Court Rules that Cheerleading is Not a Sport

Olivia - August 7, 2012

[caption id="attachment_1953" align="alignleft" width="300"] Competitive cheerleading is not yet an official varsity sport.[/caption] The Second Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals has upheld a previous district court judge…

Student Sues School Over C+ in Chemistry
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Student Sues School Over C+ in Chemistry

Olivia - August 5, 2012

[caption id="attachment_1941" align="alignleft" width="250"] A high school student files suit in U.S. District Court after receiving a C+ in chemistry.[/caption] A C+ in high school chemistry could…

What Does Court's Health Care Verdict Mean for Teenagers?
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What Does Court's Health Care Verdict Mean for Teenagers?

Olivia - June 29, 2012

[caption id="attachment_1891" align="alignleft" width="300"] Chief Justice Roberts was the deciding vote in yesterday's Supreme Court decision on President Obama's health care law.[/caption] Yesterday, the U.S. Supreme Court…

Texting While Walking: A New Danger?
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Texting While Walking: A New Danger?

Olivia - June 8, 2012

[caption id="attachment_1859" align="alignleft" width="300"] New fines are being issued for texting while walking.[/caption] While¬†the dangers of texting while driving have been well publicized over the last few…

Should Bake Sales be Illegal?
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Should Bake Sales be Illegal?

Olivia - May 10, 2012

[caption id="attachment_1827" align="alignleft" width="300"] Will bake sales be banned?[/caption] Bake sales have always been a quick and effective way for schools or clubs to raise money for…

Colleges Want Your Facebook Password
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Colleges Want Your Facebook Password

Olivia - March 6, 2012

[caption id="attachment_1699" align="alignleft" width="300"] Can you be forced to share your Facebook password with your college?[/caption] While some regard Facebook's privacy policy changes to be too frequent…

Be Careful What You "Like"
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Be Careful What You "Like"

Olivia - February 14, 2012

[caption id="attachment_1657" align="alignleft" width="300"] Facebook is facing a lawsuit over its use of sponsored stories.[/caption] Angel Fraley, a Seattle seamstress, along with several other Facebook users, are…

Cupcake confiscated due to security threat
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Cupcake confiscated due to security threat

Olivia - December 25, 2011

[caption id="attachment_1566" align="alignleft" width="300"] Does this red velvet cupcake look dangerous?[/caption] (more…)