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Report backs sex abuse claims against 13 at prep school

Mon, 22 May 2017 20:45:05 GMT2017-05-22T20:45:05Z

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) -- An independent investigation into sexual misconduct at an elite New Hampshire prep school found credible allegations against 13 former faculty and staff, along with evidence the school failed to either protect students at the time or fully investigate their complaints when asked 17 years ago....

Grassroots school, student efforts confront sexual violence

Mon, 22 May 2017 19:47:15 GMT2017-05-22T19:47:15Z

FOREST GROVE, Ore. (AP) -- A pair of Oregon school districts were intent on identifying warning signs that students might be contemplating a campus shooting when they stumbled on a threat far more pervasive yet much less discussed - sexual aggression among classmates....

Pregnant Maryland teen not allowed at graduation ceremony

Mon, 22 May 2017 18:27:58 GMT2017-05-22T18:27:58Z

BOONSBORO, Md. (AP) -- A Maryland high school senior has been barred from participating in her school's graduation ceremony because she is pregnant....

Students sexually abused at school face lengthy legal fights

Mon, 22 May 2017 16:17:26 GMT2017-05-22T16:17:26Z

When children sexually assault other children at school, sometimes the only measure of justice comes through the courts....

How should schools deal with student sexual assaults?

Mon, 22 May 2017 04:14:54 GMT2017-05-22T04:14:54Z

Schools facing reports of student-on-student sexual assault long have been warned by the courts about potential monetary liabilities. The U.S. Education Department's Office for Civil Rights has offered schools guidance on how to prevent and respond to such attacks, including:...