Two Team Photos, One Difference: The Cheerleader With Down Syndrome

A junior high cheerleading team took nearly identical photos with and without Morgyn Arnold. The school called the publication of the photo without her a mistake that is under investigation.

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Yearbook Photos of Girls Were Altered to Hide More of Their Chests

Parents and students said they were outraged that photos of at least 80 female students at Bartram Trail High School in St. Johns County, Fla., had been digitally edited.

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$325,000 Settlement for Teacher Over Trump References Removed From Yearbook

A New Jersey teacher was suspended in 2017 after, she says, the school administration told her to remove a reference to Mr. Trump from a student’s shirt in a photo.

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How These Students Lost, and Recaptured, the Magic of Senior Year

Yearbook and high school newspaper editors have spent the past few months trying to preserve traditions upended by the coronavirus.

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