Opinion: Life in the School Pick-Up Lane Keeps Kids From a 'Street Education'

Start spreading the news: A gritty school commute provides a great education. Illustration by Dori Hartley Each weekday, I hop into my crappy little car and drive 20 uninspiring highway miles to take my kid to and from school. I make t...Today's school car commutes put this mom in a New York state of mind.

Mom Picks Up Daughter On Horse, School Balks

A Florida mom rode her horse to school to pick up her daughter. Credit:
A Florida mom tried to rein in a new school-dismissal policy -- literally. A new parking policy at Crystal Springs Elementary School in Jacksonville, Fla....


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