Nyong’o, who went to an all-boys high school, revealed there was a rule that barred the handful of female students from wearing makeup.
"I was stopped by an aide who asked me if I had another shirt with me," Samantha Sollitto tells Yahoo Lifestyle. "When I responded no, she gave me a plain navy T-shirt."
Salt Lake City teacher Sharon Moore dyed her hair after promising her students that she would if they improved their test scores.
Trump made a rare, and much anticipated appearance in front of the press on Monday afternoon, when she took to the White House Rose Garden to announce her official initiative as first lady.
In the age of social media, celebrating getting into college goes beyond announcing just to family and friends, as teens take to their Twitter accounts to share the proud moment with all of their followers.
The boy's mother sent her son to school with a recording device in his backpack after he became aggressive at home and wet the bed.
Teens in Quebec are decorating their clothing with yellow squares to protest their “restrictive and sexist” school dress code — with female students demanding to ditch their bras.
Elementary school teacher ShaRee Castlebury finds creative ways to inspire her first-grade students and spark their love of learning.
In the wake of the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, students have launched a social media platform to help amplify the stories of gun violence that don't get told.
Teachers are particularly frustrated by textbooks that are often held together by duct tape, contain outdated content, or are absent altogether from their curriculum. As a result, Oklahoma kids potentially aren't being taught about many world events.
As teachers in Oklahoma stage a walkout at the state capitol, broken chairs in their classrooms have become a symbol of the broken system they're battling to save.
Much the way schools in the 19th century forced Native American children to cut off their hair, schools in 2018 are sending boys home for wearing their hair long or in braids.
A young woman has recovered both her lost-at-sea camera and the pictures on it, after a Facebook post looking for the owner went viral.
The Golden State Warriors superstar is partnering with Brita to launch a grant program to help schools purchase and install water filtering stations and replacements, eliminating their need to rely on bottled water because of contaminants in the local water supply.
The seventh-grader's father says there's "nothing violent" about the images, for which his middle school suspended the boy for two days.
The code of conduct was issued by the school in a document titled, “Supporting Trans and Non-Binary Students,” to avoid subjecting students to various forms of “disrespect."
The students of Marjory Stoneman Douglas made their magazine cover debut on Thursday when five of them appeared on the front of Time. On Friday, Teen Vogue launched a couple of digital covers for their March issue, where Parkland‘s Emma González and Jaclyn Corin were joined by a handful of other young gun control advocates.
As school shootings dominate the news, it's easy for kids to become anxious about their own safety. Here, an expert in children's mental health offers some tips for keeping calm.
According to a state health department alert, STDs, including HIV, among 15-to-24-year-olds in Beaver County, a suburb of Pittsburgh, are alarmingly high.
A sorority has been kicked off of a Pennsylvania college campus for this type of scavenger hunt. And it's not the only group playing these dangerous games.
What started as a teen's homework assignment — a 6.5-minute film that challenges gender stereotypes by reversing them — has gone viral.
A young Scottish schoolboy is being praised after his touching tribute to his grieving teacher's late dog, Charlie, went viral.