Lawmaker calls for repeated background checks on school employees
It's an effort to find sexual predators who may already be working in schools. One lawmaker is proposing a law that would require schools to do repeated background checks on school employees as long as they are employed.
Students typically lose 1 month's knowledge over summer break
It's known as the "summer slide," a time when kids can lose knowledge gained during the school year. News 8's Anne Shannon takes a look at how you can help your kids learn and play at the same time.