June 21, 2018

Could SAT and ACT scores become a thing of the past?

iStock/Thinkstock(CHICAGO) -- After the University of Chicago announced late last week it's scrapping a requirement for applicants to submit SAT or ACT test scores, some experts predict other colleges may soon do the same. "I know other schools will follow," Bob Schaeffer, public education dire..
June 21, 2018

What’s next for children already separated from their families?

Drew Angerer/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Amid the Trump administration's crackdown on illegal immigration, thousands of children were separated from their families, while parents were prosecuted under a "zero-tolerance" policy. On Wednesday afternoon, Donald Trump signed an executive order that..
June 21, 2018

Violations found at converted Walmart housing undocumented children separated from their parents

iStock/Thinkstock(BROWNSVILLE, Texas) -- Texas state inspectors identified nearly 250 violations at facilities run by Southwest Key, the non-profit organization now housing migrant children separated from their parents in a converted Walmart in Brownsville, Texas, according to records obtained by AB..
June 20, 2018

Toddlers at a tender age facility were ‘traumatized,’ doctor says

Google(NEW YORK) -- The room being used at one of the so-called "tender age" facilities designated to house immigrant children looked "home-y" but something seemed wrong. Colleen Kraft, the president of the American Academy of Pediatrics, told ABC News that a concerned pediatrician working near the ..