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Texas state lawmakers voted to enact the Community Safety Education Act. Which will require all high school students to take the course once before graduating. You can watch the instructional video below. Do you think this is a move in the right direction, will this help? The goal of the act is to define the […]
Follow The Beat On Twitter: A fight between two parents broke out at a junior varsity football game at Hebron High School last night (September 27, 2018) and one parent decided to fire his weapon, injuring the other. The 47-year-old shooter was taken into police custody and the 35-year-old victim was taken to the hospital […]
While filming his “God’s Plan” video there in February, the Canadian rapper donated $25,000 to the school and promised to give the athletes new uniforms that he would design himself, according to EURWeb.com. According to Drake’s Instagram Story showing off the new uniform designs, the rapper has delivered on his promise.
An audit of DC Public Schools revealed that administrators graduated 34 percent of high school students who failed to meet requirements.
Last April, Amy Joyner-Francis was beaten to death after being jumped by a group of girls at her Wilmington high school.
In another tale of a group of White people having no tact, a prom proposal was layered with racism thanks to a group of teens posing with a sign that has sparked outrage. The teenagers, who allegedly attend Monarch High School in Florida, posed for a photo where the two White girls stand with a Black girl […]
One Miami woman took the term “overprotective mother” to a whole new level. Ernstlatta LaFrance is facing various charges for retaliating against a teen girl who fought her daughter. Everything started when LaFrance’s daughter got into a scuffle with a group of girls at a county fair. Following the incident, 30-year-old LaFrance, her daughter, and […]
North Cobb County High School is currently under investigation after racist comments allegedly made by a student went viral on social media. A spokesperson for the school said the racially-charged social media post was brought to the attention of officials at the school. Police confirmed the person involved was a student but wouldn’t comment on […]
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ih0yhZaXcLI Fifteen-year-old Micah Speed and his mother are not happy that a video of the teen being attacked has gone viral. The video posted on Instagram appears to show an altercation between Speed and another student at Wake Forest High School on Friday. You can see one student pulling down another student from behind multiple […]
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