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Resolution to Help Parents, Schools, and the District Reject Harmful, Coercive, and Restrictive Gender Identity Policies and Protect School Lunch Programs and Federal Funding Subject to Title IX

**The following resolution was adopted by the SREC at their 3rd Quarter 2022 meeting, held on September 24, 2022. WHEREAS, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 was enacted to ensure that “No person in the United States shall, by reason of sex, be excluded from participation, denied benefits, or subjected discrimination under any […]

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Reverend Doug Forbes will share a special message for children at Stow Baptist Church | Organizations/Clubs

Country the United States of AmericaUS Virgin IslandsU.S. Minor Outlying IslandsCanadaMexico, United Mexican StatesBahamas, Commonwealth ofCuba, Republic ofDominican RepublicHaiti, Republic ofJamaicaAfghanistanAlbania, People’s Socialist Republic ofAlgeria, People’s Democratic Republic ofAmerican SamoaAndorra, Principality ofAngola, Republic ofAnguillaAntarctica (the territory south of 60 degrees S)Antigua and BarbudaArgentina, Argentine RepublicArmeniaArubaAustralia, Commonwealth ofAustria, Republic ofAzerbaijan, Republic ofBahrain, Kingdom ofBangladesh, People’s Republic […]

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After raising awareness of Pope, Nicaragua’s Ortega calls Church a ‘dictatorship’

Ortega called bishops and priests ‘killers’ and ‘putschists’ working on behalf of ‘US imperialism’ Jairo CAJINA Text size Nicaragua’s President Daniel Ortega on Wednesday called the Catholic Church a “perfect dictatorship” for not allowing members to elect the pope and other figures of authority. In the Church, “everything is imposed. It’s a perfect dictatorship. It’s […]

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Christian White Supremacy Rising: The Fascist Connection

Image by Robert Anasch. Book bans across the country. Rise of Christian fundamentalism. White supremacy is rampant. These are symptoms of a rising fascist policy in America. Reactionary political actors seek to reinforce white supremacy by erasing from public discussion any recognition of people of color, LGBTQ identities and their struggles. This happens in particular […]

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Texas A&M Announces 2022-23 Fulbright Awards

Six faculty members at Texas A&M University have received Fulbright US Scholar Program awards for the 2022-223 academic year from the US Department of State and the Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board. Christian Brannstrom, Daniel Conway, Eduardo Espina, Martin Regan, Mikko Tuhkanen and Karl Woodmansey are among more than 800 U.S. citizens who will conduct research […]

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Maine Democratic Party responds to New York Times article on former Governor Paul LePage

AUGUSTA, Maine (WABI) – The Maine Democratic Party is responding to a New York Times report about former Governor Paul LePage receiving tax relief for Florida residents. They say the worst part is that he tried to cut the same tax break here in Maine. “His cuts to revenue sharing raised property taxes, his cuts […]

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Crazy About Student Debt Cancellation? The Bible Goes Stronger

In August, President Joe Biden announced that his administration would forgive $10,000 in student loan debt for each federal borrower and a Additional $10,000 for any Federal Pell Grant recipient. While this relief is not enough, it has the potential to completely erase student debt from 20 million Americans. Apparently surprised by this radical action […]

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the far-right religious network attacking reproductive and LGBTQ+ rights — The Bureau of Investigative Journalism (en-GB)

The petition itself has received over 19,000 signatures and has been shared by over 2,000 accounts. It reached a large audience in religious and political Facebook groups in Ghana, being shared on pages with a combined audience of 1 million people. A group supporting the Church of Pentecost, which had 150,000 members. The church, which […]

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Rotary trio in Mississippi witness poverty in Kenya

COLUMBUS, Miss. (AP) – In a small village about an hour’s drive from Nairobi, Kenya, a mother pretends to start dinner preparations and prays for her children to fall asleep early before noticing that they haven’t nothing to eat. This is the scene Lucy Walker recently set for the Columbus Rotary Club in Lion Hills […]

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Little Falls NJ schools to vote on $29 million referendum

LITTLE FALLS — A year after voters rejected a $35 million referendum, the school district has scaled back the plan and will return to voters for approval in December. On Tuesday, school administrators approved a new $29.6 million referendum, a $5.8 million cut from the 2021 plan, which was defeated 839-489 last December. Undeterred, Superintendent […]

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National View: What really matters is that your college is right for you – Duluth News Tribune

The news that Columbia University filed fraudulent data to rise in the US News & World Report university rankings has again raised the question of the significance of these rankings. Does anyone imagine that when Columbia “dipped” from #2 to #18 (its ranking was re-evaluated by US News on its own estimated data) that Columbia […]

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Attacks on Jews Could Come to Your House of Worship

The war on religion has reached my front door. My Hasidic Jewish community in Brooklyn is facing an unprecedented level of hostility. Hate crimes abound. Hasidic Jews have been shot, punched, kicked, violently shoved or nearly crushed. During Covid, politicians banned our community from gathering to pray, celebrate and mourn – even masked and distanced […]

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Refuge, DDWS Supports School Grant Applications | News, Sports, Jobs – SANIBEL-CAPTIVA

REFUGE/DDWS Students, teachers and staff at JN “Ding” Darling National Wildlife Refuge dug deep into the Pocket Refuge program last year. In partnership with the “Ting” Darling Wildlife Society-Friends of the Refuge, the JN “Ting” Darling National Wildlife Refuge will provide grants to five Lee County schools for the 2022-23 school […]

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Thank you to our Community School Coordinators – Albuquerque Public Schools

Job : September 21, 2022 Thank you to our Community School Coordinators Community School Coordinator Appreciation Week runs from September 19-23, 2022. Community coordinators are the cornerstone of community schools. They help facilitate collaborative leadership, ensuring that a culture of professional learning, collective trust, and shared decision-making and responsibility is built to include families, students, […]

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Wyoming Rescue Mission Files Complaint | Regional News

CASPER — The Wyoming Rescue Mission is suing federal and state equal employment agencies after being threatened with penalties for refusing to hire a non-Christian employee. The Rescue Mission operates a homeless shelter, meal service, recovery program and two thrift stores in the Casper area. In a federal lawsuit filed Tuesday, the organization alleges that […]

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Steve Sisolak supports a huge lithium mine in Nevada. The same goes for a Chinese company with communist leaders.

Democrats Chinese lithium giant Ganfeng’s role in Nevada mining project raises fears that Democrats’ push for green energy will benefit the communist nation Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak (D.) speaks at the opening of a Chinese-themed resort in Las Vegas/Getty Images Collin Anderson • September 21, 2022 04:59 Democratic Gov. Steve Sisolak is backing a foreign […]

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Sununu, Sherman disagree on education funding at Disability Policy Forum

Governor Chris Sununu is pictured at a forum hosted by Granite State Independent Living and eight other disability advocacy organizations on Tuesday. By PAULA TRACY, InDepthNH.org MANCHESTER — The two state gubernatorial candidates were quizzed separately in a town hall-style online forum on the state’s disability policy on Tuesday and took separate approaches to the […]

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Laurel Arts League Distributes Funds to School Art Departments | Free News

Grant applications are now open • Last week, the Laurel Arts League provided financial support to several area high school art departments. The “Green Apron” ladies presented annual mini-grant checks to teachers and principals at Northeast Jones, South Jones, West Jones, Laurel High School and Laurel Christian School. The grants, which total $2,250, support the […]

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The Dangers of Christian Nationalism

Image: Pexel “Can you imagine what a difference it would make if Christians ran for all positions at all levels of our country – city council, school board, mayor? We need to get involved and take a stand for biblical values ​​and morals before it’s too late. If you agree, share this. –Franklin Graham This […]

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Turnaround Schools Initiative hopes to help 15 schools across Alabama

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRC) – Millions of dollars are being poured into at least 15 schools across the state in hopes of turning them around. The Turnaround Schools Initiative is a new effort to improve elementary schools identified as failing. $15 million will be allocated to schools. Five Birmingham schools are on the list. The initiative […]

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Dedication to ministry continues at Second Missionary Baptist

As the Second Missionary Baptist Church celebrates its long history in the Monroe community, some of its members are making their own history. Under the leadership and administration of Reverend Terrence Johnson, a technology-based Christian education was introduced, a women’s ministry and workforce training within the youth ministry was established. His team focused on building […]

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Jack Cottrell and God’s Plan A+

By Michael C. Mack Friday night, after a long battle with cancer, jack cotrell, 84, rose from earth to heaven. Dr. Cottrell was Professor of Theology at Cincinnati Christian University for 48 years, from September 1967 to December 2015. He earned a BA and ThB from Cincinnati Christian University, a BA in Philosophy from the […]

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Arlington prepares to celebrate on Saturday

UPDATE September 16: Town Day’s return – the 44th – includes fireworks on the evening of Saturday, September 17, the city reports. See the calendar of events >> See the Town Day brochure >> See a list of more stalls on Mass. Ave. between Jason and Pleasant as well as Whittemore Park >> The event […]

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Have the Democrats finally found their voice?

Viewed my Twitter profile sports big blue wave iconI feel guilty for what I’m about to say: Democrats are idiots when it comes to messaging. The Supreme Court has gone rogue. Inflation has made grocery shopping a painful experience. And mass shootings have become routine. Who is to blame? Well, former President Donald Trump filled […]

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Governor Abbott Announces Over $64,000 in TWC Vocational Training Grant to Bells Independent School District | Texas Governor’s Office

September 15, 2022 | Austin, TX | Press release Governor Greg Abbott today announced a Jobs and Education for Texans (JET) grant from the Texas Workforce Commission to support job training in the Bells Independent School District (ISD). The grant of more than $64,000 will help the district high school purchase and install equipment to […]

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The Recorder – My Turn: Christianity and capitalism are compatible

The following column was written in response to Recorder columnist Jon Huer’s September 10 column “Christianity and Capitalism in Conflict.” Recently, a prominent local pastor posted a very joyful photo online of the grand opening of his church’s new multimillion-dollar campus. It’s about a pastor who has obvious liberal-democratic leanings and whose son proudly calls […]

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Jesus and Another Debt Cancellation Story (Part 3 of 3) | Jesus and Another Debt Cancellation Story (Part 3 of 3)

Welcome readers! Please register via the button on the right. (Read this series from the beginning at Part 1 and Part 2.) What he does is praise the manager for his insight into using management accounts to create relationships he can fall back on when his current job ends. What I glean from this story […]

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Obituary of Alexandra Gayle Roberts – The Providence Journal

55, of Hillsborough, North Carolina, passed away peacefully on the morning of August 18, 2022, with her husband by her side. She was born in Würzburg, Germany to Dr. Norman and Helen Rudolph on April 30, 1967; at that time, his father was a military doctor stationed at the US Army Hospital. In 1969 the […]

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Carmel Valley teenager raises money for art supplies for homeless kids

SAN DIEGO, Calif. (KGTV) — A Carmel Valley teenager hopes to spread joy one brush at a time. Kate Lee says drawing is a source of inspiration and a way to relieve stress. “I think art has become a great emotional and mental outlet for me, which is why I find great pleasure in drawing […]

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Don’t forget the universities | WORLD

When President Biden announced an executive order on Aug. 24 that would eliminate half a trillion dollars in student debt, the political reaction was predictably polarized. Prominent Democratic lawmakers and, (predictably) many millennials who would benefit the most from loan forgiveness applauded the move. Yet many progressives complained that forgiving $10,000 per student was a […]

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Republican Joe O’Dea thinks he has the formula for winning in a blue state

DENVER, Colo.—Some Republican candidates are working to revamp their campaign websites, updating their positions on abortion to align with the general electorate. Not Joe O’Dea. It’s not because his staff has failed or because he refuses to bow to media pressure, but because the pro-choice Republican from Colorado doesn’t think he has anything. either to […]

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Report Ranks Georgia 14th Nationally for Academic Freedom | Georgia

(The Center Square) – Georgia is ranked 14th in the nation for educational freedom, according to a new index of the Heritage Foundation. The Peach State ranked in the middle of its neighboring states. Georgia outperformed Alabama (No. 16), North Carolina (15) and South Carolina (23), but trailed Florida (1) and Tennessee (10). “The Heritage […]

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What is the result of Ohio’s unconstitutional school funding system?

Dena Sico is Co-Chair of the Parent Organizing Committee of the All in For Ohio Kids Campaign and a member of the Ohio Organizing Collaborative. What does it say to our community, indeed our nation, that the 2022 school year was disrupted by such basic things as air conditioning? The state’s largest school district, Columbus […]

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Switchfoot’s Christmas tour stops at Santander Performing Arts Center [Spotlight] – Reading Eagle

Switchfoot are holding their first-ever holiday tour at the Santander Performing Arts Centre, Reading on December 6. The show will feature popular Christmas classics as well as a set of the band’s greatest hits. Tickets are on sale at Ticketmaster.com. The Southern California-based Christian rock band never thought their music would reach tens of thousands […]

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Beijing harasses Chinese church seeking safety overseas

BANGKOK—Days after flying to Thailand to seek asylum, members of a Chinese church crowded into a restaurant to share their stories with reporters. But when they looked over their shoulders, they spotted strangers filming them with cellphones. Within seconds, they dispersed, fearing that Chinese state security might once again come looking for them. “Political pressure […]

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New Hampshire GOP gubernatorial candidate debate: School funding

New Hampshire Republican gubernatorial candidates talk school funding during 2022 Granite State debate Updated: 9:23 p.m. EDT September 9, 2022 Hide transcript View Transcript COMPLETE THE APPLICATION. THE CANDIDATE’S NEXT QUESTION IS ABOUT EDUCATION IN NEW HAMPSHIRE. WE KNOW THAT A LOT OF SCHOOL FUNDING IS RELATED TO THE SCHOOL DISTRICT PROPERTY TAX BASE. UNDER […]

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PA Department of Education Celebrates New School Year at Kutztown Area High School

Kutztown, Pennsylvania – Department of Education Deputy Executive Secretary Dr. Debora Carrera visited the Kutztown Area School District today to celebrate the start of the new school year and speak with students and teachers what they are most looking forward to this year. “Commonwealth schools are back and students can’t wait to get back to […]

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If the Marriage Bill passes, who is really in danger? | Opinion

OPINION AND COMMENT Editorials and other opinion content offer viewpoints on issues important to our community and are independent of the work of our newsroom reporters. In the September 8 Open Mic Letter “Marriage Bill Undermines Religious Liberty,” the author states that the passage of the Respect for Marriage Act (RFMA) “will almost inevitably lead […]

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Transcripts of WVa college graduates blocked after shutdown

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Holly Martin had just been offered her dream job as a school guidance counselor and was on her way to earning her second master’s degree when she received alarming news: State officials in Washington, where she lives, had not received her undergraduate transcript. Without it, they said she couldn’t receive her professional […]

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Woodlands Christian Seniors gather at Warrior Stadium to watch the sunrise

THE WOODLANDS, TX – Woodlands Christian Academy hosted a special opportunity for the Class of 2023 to fellowship with one another and usher in their senior year of high school during Senior Sunrise. Held on the morning of August 19, 2022, Senior Sunrise is a popular tradition that culminates with the group admiring the beauty […]

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NYC Council asks Mayor Adams, DOE, to fully restore $469 million in school funding

STATEN ISLAND, NY — The New York City Council on Tuesday passed a resolution calling on Mayor Eric Adams and the Department of Education to fully restore $469 million in budget cuts to schools. The three members of the Staten Island City Council – City Council Minority Leader Joe Borelli (R-South Shore), Councilman David Carr […]

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Educators and economic developers work to improve workforce talents

ADRIAN – Lenawee County four-year colleges and K-12 educators are meeting with economic development officials to better develop local employer talent. The Align Lenawee Talent Consortium is coordinating the effort. Align is the workforce development arm of Lenawee Now, the county’s economic development organization. Lenawee Now launched Align in 2014 to help address talent issues, […]

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How Germany Cushions Energy Price Hikes and Inflation | Germany | In-depth news and reporting from Berlin and beyond | DW

The German federal government will spend 65 billion euros ($64.6 billion) on relief measures to help people weather the current energy crisis and inflation. “I’m very happy with the result,” said Chancellor Olaf Scholz, who saw his personal approval rating plummet. “All this together and many other measures will help us get through the winter […]

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FR Panther Foundation funds gardens, microscopes, mariachi festival and more

The latest round of grants from the nonprofit FR Panther Foundation will help fund a portable podcast studio, a mariachi festival and more. Jim Passarelli, a teacher at Franklin Regional Senior High School, has secured a $9,900 grant that will allow the district to take advantage of a long-abandoned area. “We had an outdoor space […]

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New student loan plan lowers monthly payments and interest

The day the Biden administration unveiled its much-anticipated student loan forgiveness plan was a “day of celebration” for Justin Short. Short, 34, graduated from the University of Missouri in 2012 with a degree in hotel management, $47,000 in federal student loans and $5,800 in private student loans. Like many borrowers, her college debt plagued her […]

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Thompson: Reach out to board members to make sure you have a choice | Letters

Proponents of the Wyoming Classical Academy insist that their proposed charter schools are necessary due to poor history/civics education. They promise to create citizens who have learned to think by memorizing facts about great Americans. Yet, rather than engage in public processes to improve programs or open charters, they maneuvered to pass a law making […]

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Full STEAM Ahead Receives Grant | News, Sports, Jobs

Full STEAM Ahead received a grant from Souris Valley United Way to expand its programming to after-school programs in Minot public schools. He also received funding from the Aggie Foundation which will help fund the purchase of new robots for his competitive teams. Full STEAM Ahead is a nonprofit organization in Minot that […]

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Nearly 2 in 5 US college graduates regret their major

Nearly half of humanities and arts students regret their choice – and enrollment in these disciplines is declining rapidly September 2, 2022 at 6:00 a.m. EDT Graduate students arrive for the graduation ceremony at Columbia University in New York on May 18, 2016. (Timothy A. Clary/AFP/Getty Images) Comment this story Comment Nearly 2 in 5 […]

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VUU’s offensive line is ready to roll | Richmond Free Press

The most essential football players might just be the ones fans rarely talk about and barely notice. Also, their names are almost never announced on the PA system. Yet no team moves near the end zone without them. Assessing Virginia Union University’s upcoming season, the offensive line — aka “The Movin’ Van” — may hold […]

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USDA exempts religious schools from non-discrimination rules for feeding children

WASHINGTON (RNS) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture has clarified its guidelines for participants in a free school lunch program, saying faith-based schools can apply for religious exemptions to federal restrictions that include the ban on discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity. The clarification, provided via a USDA memo dated Aug. 12, follows […]

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Canceling student loans is just a political stunt

Editor: President Joe Biden’s student debt announcement is public relations politics ahead of the midterm elections. It’s not clear that a president has the power to unilaterally cancel student debt, as House Speaker Nancy Pelosi herself said last summer. The Biden administration is trying to use the Heroes Act of 2003, which was intended to […]

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Research funding information sessions offered this fall

The Research and Innovation Division is hosting a series of information sessions on research funding this fall. The six hybrid sessions will be led by campus experts in each field. All faculty and staff interested in learning more about these topics are welcome. Campus Research Proposal Resources: Tuesday, Sept. 20, 3:30 p.m.-5 p.m. During this […]