- An Ohio mother lied to get her children into one of the best public schools in her state. After being found out, Kelly Williams-Bolar was convicted of a felony and sentenced to jail time and probation. [NPR]
- The Associate Press reports that Teach for American has received a $100 million endowment from a group of four philanthropists.
- A West Virginia state senator wants to revoke the driver licenses of parents whose children are chronically absent from school. [Charleston Gazette]