When schools in Mexico go dark, schools will open for classes, officials say

KENYA, Kenya — For some students, a week of class is more than they need.But for others, it is the only thing to do.The schools in the western Mexican state of Guerrero closed Monday after the government shut down the country’s primary and secondary schools.The state’s governors said the closure was necessary to save $3 […]

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How ‘mild’ a hit is school intercom?

The Texas Tribune thanks its sponsors.Become one.A high school student and a parent from Chicago, Ill., sat at a table with school officials in an intercom room.“We can hear you, the school district,” the girl’s mother said.“There’s a school bus that’s on its way.You can’t tell if it’s coming from another city or not.”The boy’s […]

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