Thousands of teachers, social workers and other public servants would become eligible for loan forgiveness under the changes.
Democratic infighting has resulted in a lower amount, but it could even be reduced to competitive grant funding, instead of direct funding to the schools.
The National School Board Association documented more than 20 instances of threats, harassment, disruption and acts of intimidation.
About 43,000 teachers have been vaccinated since New York City announced the mandate, saying that those who do not comply will not be allowed to work.
"The chair is a good person, but made a bad decision under pressure in this case," Dorian Abbot wrote in a tweet.
The National School Boards Association called threats to school board officials a form of domestic terrorism and asked the federal government to intervene.
A memo from Education Superintendent Molly Spearman said districts now have "discretionary authority to require masks."
"We could have driven him, but he wanted to do something different and something unique," said the student's father Jason Smith.
The prosecutor in charge of the case said his office believed "these to be the appropriate charges under the fact of the investigation."
"I had to make it believable enough without raising any red flags," said Laura Janke, a former assistant women's soccer coach.
New York Mayor Bill De Blasio and the Department of Education (DOE) have announced that any New York public school staff that hasn't received at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine will be removed from payroll.
"I'm sorry these students did not follow our repeated admonitions and warnings, and I hope they will make the correction necessary," a school official said.
Students were evacuated from the building as authorities used pepper spray to break up the fight. No weapons were reportedly used during the melee.
Viral videos on TikTok of students destroying school property and fighting each other have sparked copy-cat behavior as schools return to classrooms.
[We are] "deeply dismayed that this behavior and activity was exhibited by someone from our community," Newberg (Oregon) High School Principal Tami Erion said.
The Hudson, Ohio, mayor said he has already discussed the writing prompts with a judge, whom he said agreed that they were "essentially" child pornography.
A Harvard Business School survey finds the pandemic is making some skills outdated but there are smart strategies that can help ensure you stay relevant.
A student at Washington University removed nearly 3,000 flags placed to commemorate those killed during the Sept. 11 attacks.
"I've got six, now five, critically ill pediatric COVID patients. Two of them have breathing tubes inserted to basically breathe for them," Dr. Benny Joyner said.
"With a stay in place, students, parents and teachers are back in harm's way," attorney Charles Gallagher said in a tweet.
Lee County Sheriff Carmine Marceno said the students, aged 13 and 14, were "extensively studying" the Columbine massacre in preparation.
The Los Angeles Unified School District serves more than 600,000 students, nearly 60 percent of which have received at least one dose of the vaccine.