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We all remember the days pranking our siblings or each other, right? Well, some students in Henrico County, Virginia took things to the next level and decided it would be fun to prank their school board members…and over 7 million people saw it happen.  SEE BELOW! To be fair…the kids did do a pretty good […]

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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 […]

Students at Frisco ISD can now anonymously report any incidents. The “STOPit” app has been downloaded almost 19,000 times since the first day of school, with 309 incidents filed,  such as vandalism, physical assault, self-harm, weapons seen, bullying, threats, and school ethics, drugs and alcohol, and harassment. Follow The Beat On Twitter:  Sign Up For Our […]

The Mavs donated about 100,000 fitness trackers to all DISD elementary students along with basketballs and jump ropes.  They are hoping to encourage kids to be active at school and at home!   Follow The Beat On Twitter:  Sign Up For Our Newsletter!  The Latest:

Follow The Beat On Twitter: Dallas ISD is implementing healthier meal choices for students returning back to school on Monday, August 20th. See the video below for more info (be patient as it loads or refresh page to view). Source: CBS11 News -Farlin Ave (@farlinave) Sign Up For Our Newsletter! The Latest:

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Tomorrow from 5:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., McDonald’s will give free food to teachers and students in third through eighth grade that are participating in the STAAR testing!!!  I must say that’s pretty nice!! Follow The Beat On Twitter: Sign Up For Our Newsletter! The Latest:

Drake surprised a bunch of students at Miami High School yesterday and had them lit when he announced plans to film portions of the video for his number one song “God’s Plan” right there at their school. After the shoot, he gave a $25,000 check to the school. He kept the surprises going while in […]

  Big changes are to come in 2018 as voters have already decided to shut down the bus agency responsible for getting over 70,000 Dallas ISD students to and from school each day. No telling how this will affect those who rely on the current system. Will this mean that one day you will have […]

A teacher from Brazil taught a lesson in loving yourself and dismissing negativity just by changing her hair. It’s not new information that kids can be really mean sometimes. However, BBC.com reports that Ana Barbara Ferreira of Sao Paulo decided to lift the spirits of a little girl who was being bullied in a slightly […]

Ellen DeGeneres’ Friday episode (Feb 17) has Ellen bringing back Michael Bonner, the North Carolina second-grade teacher who created the viral educational “Read It” videos starring his students. The rap videos promote the importance of reading and learning but with a fun twist. This time rap celebrities like Big Sean, Migos and Ty Dolla $ign […]

A group of Michigan school staffers are in hot water after a video of them surfaced having an extremely inappropriate conversation.

Do you think giving students a math equation about the number texts and nude pics you can send is taking it a little to far? At the story in the link below, you can read what one Ohio teacher tried to do in order to relate to his students. Would you agreento his method as […]