Aftermore than two years and the resignation of almost the entire newspaper staff, StevensonHigh School has ended administrative prior review of the The Statesman.
After months of controversy with school administrators, 11staff members--including the top editors--of Stevenson HighSchool's Statesman resigned from their positions as of Wednesday evening.The students withdrew from their journalism class, which produces thepublication.
Staff members of Stevenson High School'sStatesman attended the school's Board of Education meeting Thursday nightto speak out against the ongoing censorship of their high schoolnewspaper.
Staff members of the student newspaper atStevenson High School in Lincolnshire were told by school administrators Tuesdayto publish a newspaper composed of only administration-approved content.
After articles about students' dating habits at Stevenson High School in Lincolnshire, Ill., sparked policy changes including more oversight of the student newspaper, adviser Barbara Thill resigned her role for next school year.
The student newspaper at Stevenson High School in Lincolnshire, Ill. will have more oversight by school officials after articles about students' dating habits in last month's issue sparked controversy in the school community.