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Kids And Screen Time: Cutting Through The Static  |   

One Los Angeles school is working technology into the learning process while avoiding traditional screen-time pitfalls.

Calif. Law Requires 'Affirmative Consent' To Combat Sexual Assault  |   

The new law requires all California colleges and universities to have policies about consent during sex, saying a student needs "affirmative, conscious and voluntary agreement" from their partner.

California Enacts 'Yes Means Yes' Law, Defining Sexual Consent  |   

The new law requires an "affirmative consent" and states that consent can't be given if someone is asleep or incapacitated by drugs or alcohol.

Trial To Begin In Atlanta Public Schools' Cheating Scandal  |   

On Monday, opening statements begin in the trial of 12 educators charged in an alleged cheating conspiracy. Originally, 35 were indicted but more than half took plea deals.

HBCUs Move To Address Campus Sexual Assaults, But Is It Enough?  |   

One major study found sexual assaults are lower on campuses of historically black colleges and universities. But some question those numbers and whether HBCUs have the resolve to address the issue.