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Utah’s mental health is declining amid COVID-19. What is being done to help?

[ad_1] Long before COVID-19, Utah schools reported the need for mental health services far exceeded the supply. Then came the pandemic, which has contributed to an exponential increase in needs and referrals to community mental health agencies. Meanwhile, community and private mental health care providers have faced a wave of demands for services from the […]

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Christian County School Board Hears New Implementations of COVID Operation Plan

Members of the Christian County School Board heard an update regarding the COVID-19 Operation Plan under Senate Bill 1 and also approved a contract with a Louisville company to provide COVID testing free for students facing quarantine linked to school. Superintendent Chris Bentzel on Thursday presented an update to the district’s COVID dashboard which he […]

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Turning from red to green, Brooklyn’s new safety city is teaching kids basic skills: Photos

[ad_1] BROOKLYN, Ohio – Originally slated to start in 2020, Brooklyn’s new Safety Town program recently completed its first year with more than 50 children participating in four different summer sessions. “Obviously the pandemic kind of put our stimulus plans on hold for 2020, so we started this year,” said Dan Meadows, school resources manager […]

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GUEST EDITORIAL: Group: Remove “Columbus” from Catholic High School Name | Guest columnists

A group of Columbus Catholic High School alumni are calling for the removal of Christopher Columbus’s name from the 60-year-old Waterloo school. For many of us, our teachers have taught that Columbus discovered the “New World” (ignoring other Europeans first, and more importantly, the people who already lived there) and brought Christianity to his people. […]

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Some states use federal virus aid to expand school choice

[ad_1] When Congress sent billions of dollars to states at the start of the coronavirus pandemic to help secure schools, Tennessee Governor Bill Lee saw an opportunity. He used some of the manna to further his goal of providing choice school options for parents, sending millions of people to charter schools that operate without traditional […]

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New private online high school to be offered in New Mexico | Education

[ad_1] Two Texas educators hope to create a private online high school for New Mexico teens that combines Bible study with self-paced learning of basic education standards. Joseph Gallegos, a New Mexico native who designed the New Mexico Trinity Preparation Program, based in Midland, Texas, said the “Christian” school meets common basic standards used by […]

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Watch Now: Wayne Dunning’s BASIC Basketball Camp Teaches More Than Basketball Skills | Education

Wayne Dunning chats with campers during the annual Wednesday basketball camp at the SkyWalker International Sports Complex in Decatur. DECATUR – RJ Walker Jr. attended Wayne Dunning’s Brothers and Sisters in Christ BASIC basketball camp as a child and his and Dunning family have always been close. So when Walker signed up to play basketball […]

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State Representative Jon Burns, August 5 column “Preparing for a New School Year”

[ad_1] State Representative Jon Burns Friends, It is hard to believe that the students are already going back to school. The 2020-2021 school year has brought many unique challenges for students, teachers and their families – from distance learning to unconventional schedules. Dayle and I hope this upcoming school year will bring a renewed sense […]

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OJR’s New Equity Policy Sparks Debate on ‘Critical Race Theory’ | New

[ad_1] SOUTH COVENTRY – After more than three hours of hearing from those who oppose and support the district’s new equity policy, the Owen J. Roberts School Board has decided to hear more. The new policy is to “use fair lenses and quantitative and qualitative data to systematically assess which students and / or groups […]

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Dorchester District 2 Hosts Public Contribution Meeting on Use of Millions in COVID Relief Funds | New

[ad_1] SUMMERVILLE – With millions of dollars in COVID relief support on the table, the Dorchester District 2 community considers hiring more teachers a top priority. DD2 is expected to receive more than $ 40 million in federal COVID-19 relief funding. The support is part of nearly $ 3 billion in federal COVID aid that […]

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Funding possibility: 2021-2022 Grant for the improvement of schools Title I Grant 1003 for the overhaul of secondary schools (HSR)

[ad_1] 2021-2022 Grant for the improvement of schools Title I 1003 Grant for the overhaul of secondary schools (HSR) Grant application documents Grant request (PDF) | Grant request (Word) For the 2021-22 school year, the New York State Department of Education (NYSED or “the Department”) is offering target districts with non-Receivership CSI schools the opportunity […]

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East County Events, July 18

[ad_1] Upcoming meetings School boards: Cajon Valley Union School District (El Cajon), 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jamul-Dulzura Union School District, 6.30 p.m. Tuesday, Santee School District, 7 p.m. Tuesday “Films in the Park” presents “Dragon” “Raya and the Last Dragon” is the free feature film scheduled for 7 pm Friday at Pine Valley County Park, 28810 […]

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The power of NPower | Economic news

[ad_1] Anecia Henry, Shaylon Moorehead, Eduardo Guerrero, Tyler Kump and Executive Director Wendell Covington Jr. attend a Power meeting at Harris Stowe State University on June 29. Photo by Wiley Price / The St. Louis American Amenta Christian-Robertson has always loved science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). She was a star student in the Biotechnology […]

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Santa Fe Public Schools Welcome City Halls on Federal Pandemic Funds | Education

[ad_1] Santa Fe Public Schools is seeking community input on how to spend its third round of federal pandemic relief funding, totaling nearly $ 20 million. The district is hosting a series of town halls this week to fulfill the US Department of Education’s mandate to seek community feedback before releasing plans related to funding. […]

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Presbyterian Church’s First Kindergarten Reaches 76th Grade | News, Sports, Jobs

[ad_1] Morning Diary / Mary Ann Greier First Presbyterian Church Preschool Board Chair Frank Zamarelli and Board Member / Secretary Melissa Costa check out some of the supplies organized in the closet, ready for the students this fall. SALEM – The Salem First Presbyterian Church Preschool reopens in its 76th year on September 13 with […]

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Teachers brace for court battles over racial education

[ad_1] Teachers and civil rights activists are organizing and preparing to go to court to stop conservative efforts to block curricula on institutional racism. Why is this important: “This is the Modern Day Scopes trial, ”American Federation of Teachers President Randi Weingarten told Axios, recalling the 1925 case concerning the evolution of education. In recent […]

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Launch of the working group on education financing

[ad_1] Brattleboro Union High School on Thursday, May 6, 2021. Photo by Glenn Russell / VTDigger A group of legislators responsible for proposing a redesign Vermont’s K-12 education funding system began work on Tuesday, electing Senator Ruth Hardy, D-Addison, and Representative Emilie Kornheiser, D-Brattleboro to be its co-chairs. The charge of the “Student Weighting Report […]

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Critics of the House Bill 1775 attack private schools and homeschooled people

[ad_1] Ray Carter, Center for Independent Journalism This year, state legislators approved and the government. Kevin stitt signed into law. Bill 1775 which prohibits Oklahoma public schools from teaching certain concepts associated with Critical Race Theory, such as the idea that “an individual, by reason of race or sex, is inherently racist” or that individuals […]

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“Freedom has shaped me as a person:” Miss Virginia 2021 Tatum Sheppard shares a passion for service cultivated at LU “Liberty News

[ad_1] June 28, 2021: By Jacob Couch – Office of Communications and Public Engagement Sheppard stands outside the Hancock Welcome Center, where she worked for two years as a tour guide as a student, during a visit to campus last week. Serving others has never been a chore for Liberty University graduate Tatum Sheppard (’20), […]

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Ashby looks back on the past 5 years as Hopkins County Schools Superintendent | Local News

[ad_1] On Wednesday, Dr. Deanna Ashby will retire as Superintendent of the Hopkins County School System after five years. Ashby said the change was bittersweet since she spent 29 years in the school system. “I just felt it was the right time for me,” she said. “There were other doors opening, but it’s very difficult […]

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Park Rapids school board set to decide on November bond election

[ad_1] A nearly $ 60 million bail referendum was narrowly defeated in November 2020 and again, by just 45 votes, in April’s low turnout special election. So far this month, the school board has met weekly with Ehlers’ financial advisors and ICS education advisors to review its spending priorities before making another attempt. Jason Splett […]

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Newsday Analysis: Almost 80% of LI students learn “on the spot” to complete the school year

[ad_1] Nearly 80% of Long Island students were learning ‘on the spot’ to complete the school year, after most districts started last fall on a virtual or hybrid schedule, according to data analyzed by Newsday from the report. State COVID-19. The analysis, compiled from the June 16 report card, found that 79.1%, or 329,724 of […]

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Katy private schools offer education for every type of student

[ad_1] NEWS FROM KATY MAGAZINE June 23, 2021 By Natalie Cook Clark In addition to its excellent public education system, the Katy region offers many private education options for every type of student, at every age level. These private, parochial and charter schools offer excellent educational opportunities and after-school programs. Young students learn at the […]

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Charles R. Cole, MD, a cardiothoracic surgeon with the Washington Regional Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery

[ad_1] Get to know cardiothoracic surgeon Dr. Charles R. Cole, who serves patients in Fayetteville, Arkansas. (YorkPedia Editorial): – New York City, New York, June 22, 2021 (Issuewire.com) – Dr. Cole is a respected, scholarship-trained cardiothoracic surgeon who practices with the Washington Regional Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery. Located in Fayetteville, Arkansas, the Washington Regional Cardiovascular […]

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Eight Washoe County High School Students Win National Merit Scholarships

[ad_1] The National Merit Scholarship Corporation announced this week that eight high school graduates from the Washoe County School District (WCSD) have received college-sponsored scholarships starting in the 2021-2022 school year. A dozen WCSD students initially qualified for the scholarship money. Students will receive annual scholarships ranging from $ 500 to $ 2,000 for up […]

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Scott Frost of Nebraska dealt a low blow to Christian McCaffrey’s brother and Christian shared the proceeds

[ad_1] Carolina Panthers running back Christian McCaffrey will always stand up for his family honor, and Nebraska head football coach Scott Frost has learned it firsthand. Frost coached Christian’s younger brother Luke for several seasons on the Cornhuskers. After the fourth-year Nebraska head coach pulled a veiled shot at his former quarterback, he watched an […]

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What is Critical Race Theory and why do Ohio Republicans want to ban it?

[ad_1] Parents packed a school board meeting near Cleveland. They flooded the Ohio State Board of Education with comments. They launched the first campaigns for board seats in a Cincinnati suburb. And they lobbied state lawmakers to write not one but two separate bills to ban the teaching of “critical race theory.” “It didn’t feel […]

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Title IX protections extend to transgender students, education ministry says

[ad_1] WASHINGTON – The Education Department said on Wednesday that transgender students were protected under Title IX, a law that bans sex discrimination in federally-funded schools, overturning a Trump-era policy who had actually said the opposite. “We just want to double our expectations,” Miguel A. Cardona, education secretary, said in an interview. “Students cannot be […]

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4 character schools in the United States, 4 paths to academic success

[ad_1] Real learning goes beyond a competition for grades. It is not just about being proficient at reading, counting or reciting which religious policy Maurya has changed under which offspring of the Indian Emperor or explaining how Newton’s First Law can be used to predict behavior in situations. Few would dismiss the importance of the […]

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Watch Now: Hawkins Schools Describe Proposed Uses For $ 16.4 Million ESSER 3.0 Funding | New

[ad_1] ROGERSVILLE – The Hawkins County school system will be accepting suggestions via an online survey through July 1 on how to spend $ 16.4 million in federal stimulus funding. A request to the Tennessee Department of Education outlining the school system’s plan for funding is due Aug.15. The online survey can be taken from […]

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Marijuana-funded construction grants include new school for Manitou Springs – with a hitch | Colorado Springs News

[ad_1] Of the 41 school construction projects approved by the Colorado State Board of Education on Wednesday – funded in part by the marijuana excise taxes on retail sales – seven have been awarded to school districts in the Pikes Peak area. . The proposals include a commitment of nearly $ 23.5 million to renovate […]

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Harvard student wants her $ 40,000 scholarship to go to others in need

[ad_1] BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND – JULY 14: Students throw their mortars in the air during their graduation photo at the University of Birmingham graduation congregations on July 14, 2009 in Birmingham, England. More than 5,000 graduates will don their gowns this week to graduate from the University of Birmingham. A recent survey suggested that there are […]

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Teacher punished for opposing trans pronouns sues school district | US News

[ad_1] Through Michel Gryboski, Christian Post reporter | Monday 07 June 2021 A sign outside a classroom taken in 2016. | REUTERS / Tami Chappell A teacher in Virginia filed a lawsuit against his school district after his principal fired him for rejecting policies that would implement transgender ideology in local schools. Byron Tanner Cross, […]

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Katy’s families discuss virtual school amid uncertain public funding

[ad_1] NEWS FROM KATY MAGAZINE June 7, 2021 By Natalie Cook Clark Katy ISD’s Virtual High School will not be accepting students this fall, unless the state passes a fundraising bill or additional guidance is provided. Local families are discussing virtual school options while the district will continue to offer additional virtual classes. The bill […]

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This 18-year-old has just graduated from the HBCU debt-free ranking; Now she takes a year off to pursue her dreams

[ad_1] Nadiya Blair just graduated from one of the world’s leading debt-free HBCUs, according to Defender Network. At just 18, Blair received his bachelor’s degree from Howard University. Despite the challenges associated with distance learning during the pandemic, she was able to achieve honorary status, graduating Summa Cum Laude as a member of the Class […]

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34 Johnson County Students Win Prestigious National Merit Scholarships

[ad_1] The latest round of National Merit Scholarship winners includes three students from the Shawnee Mission Schools. Another round of winners will be announced in July. Photo file. Another group of Johnson County students linked to the university received some good news this week. Thirty-four Johnson County students learned on Wednesday that they had won […]

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School leaders say stimulus funds will go a long way, but deep funding issues remain

[ad_1] Three rounds of federal stimulus and an unexpected windfall in state budgets has helped many school districts avoid the terrible fate they predicted when the COVID-19 pandemic started hammering them in last March. But a survey by EdWeek Research Center of school and district leaders reveals concerns about the costly educational hurdles that lie […]

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Praise for the K12 budget is matched only by confusion about what it does

[ad_1] Some education advocates believe the $ 500 million that made headlines and public applause last week is simply a restoration of the cuts. (A 2019 education fundraising rally at Liberty High School in Las Vegas. Photo by April Corbin Girnus) Education advocates suspect another bait and switch. Education Budget Bill K-12, Senate Bill 458 […]

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April Leader Extraordinary: Cleveland’s Intentional Leader | High Point University

[ad_1] Thomas’ SGA presidential campaign slogan. Tyler Thomas sees him every day. He’ll call someone, and he’ll see a visual reminder on his iPhone’s backup screen to continue. Photo shows Former President Barack Obama and the late US Representative John Lewis walking side by side. Lewis and Obama are a lot like Thomas’s parents and […]

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North Rowan High School County Scholars – Salisbury Post

[ad_1] Cheyenne Hailey Parents: Lonzy and Karen Hill Elementary and middle schools: Southwest Elementary School, Erwin and North Middle School College and major expected: I plan to attend Rowan-Cabarrus Community College for about a year for my prerequisites, then hope to transfer to NC State to acquire my doctorate in veterinary medicine. Decisive moment: Whenever […]

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North Hills Christian School Scholar – Salisbury Post

[ad_1] Caroline Elizabeth Nance Parents: Robert and Beth NanceElementary and Middle Schools: North Hills Christian School College and Major Expected: NC State University majoring in Biology with a minor in Nutrition. Career objective: To become a flight surgeon, and eventually an astronaut.Letter to Sports and the Top Three Club Leadership Positions: College Applause and Volleyball […]

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CUSD Update: Honored Teacher of the Year, No Room for Hate, and Equity Committee spark controversial debate

[ad_1] The Coronado School Board met on Thursday, May 20 at 4 p.m. at the district offices, located at 201 Sixth Street, for a regular board meeting. The four-hour meeting, which opened on a celebratory note with the gratitude of teachers in the district, quickly became controversial when community members and two school board members […]

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Pakistan’s new curriculum requires students to read entire Quran

[ad_1] Students wear protective masks maintaining a safe distance when attending a class. – AFP / File By our journalist Christian organizations have raised concerns following Pakistan’s decision to implement a new national curriculum that will Islamize the education system with an emphasis on the Quran and Islamic teaching. According to International Christian Concern (ICC), […]

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“Like a playground without children” during the pandemic, leaders of the Antiochian village camp are eager to welcome guests again Features

[ad_1] LIGONIER – Antiochian Village Camp is the meeting place between faith and pleasure. Camp Director Father Chris Shadid and his wife, Sophia, have announced the fall registration for the adult camp, which will be held September 17-20. Participants will grow in the Orthodox faith while enjoying the weekend with intergenerational campers, he said. “We […]

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Mooreville High School Honors 2021 Seniors, Former Classmate at Graduation Ceremony | Education

[ad_1] MOOREVILLE • Mooreville High School honored its graduating class of 2021 and a former classmate at the school’s opening ceremony on its soccer field on Saturday afternoon. Mooreville High Major Ally Grace Bounds reminded her classmates that it had been two memorable last years of high school. After their first year was cut short […]

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Group calls on Memphis to maintain tax rates and fund ‘moral budgets’

[ad_1] A coalition is calling on the City of Memphis and Shelby County governments to maintain their current property tax rates – rather than lowered rates due to property revaluations – and to use the additional revenues to fund “a moral budget ”, including education, public transport and health. “We need to do something different,” […]

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Carmel Unified School District to appoint Ted Knight as new superintendent – Monterey Herald

[ad_1] CARMEL – The Carmel Unified School District Board of Directors announced Friday that Edward “Ted” Knight, an assistant superintendent from Colorado, is its finalist to become the district superintendent effective July 1. The district said in a press release that the nomination would culminate in a four-month process that began by soliciting community input […]

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Capstone Christian Academy to host Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on May 22

[ad_1] LAS VEGAS – Capstone Christian Academy, an independent, non-denominational Christian school, will host a groundbreaking ceremony at noon on May 22 at 985 E. Serene Ave to celebrate the opening of its campus. Capstone Christian, over two decades of planning, is the vision of Impact Sand & Gravel president Bill Wadley, who grew up […]

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Northwest Oklahoma Private Schools Receive Emergency Aid | Local News

[ad_1] Three private schools in northwest Oklahoma were among those qualifying for more than $ 63 million in federal aid, according to the latest data. Recovery dollars come from three programs: • The most recent, Emergency Assistance to Non-Public Schools, allocated $ 31 million to Oklahoma to help schools cope with pandemic disruption. More than […]

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David Szuba Pins John O’Donnell in the NJ Wrestling State Final

[ad_1] PHILLIPSBURG – In the final bout of the 2021 NJSIAA wrestling championships, Brick Memorial’s David Szuba claimed one of the most significant state championship victories in Shore Conference history. Just over halfway through the first period, Szuba countered an underhook and hit a header shot that threw Toms River North’s John O’Donnell to his […]

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On 106th Anniversary of Armenian Genocide, Bay Area-Born Film Producer Fights to Spread the Truth

[ad_1] Director Terry George (left), producer Eric Esrailian and actors Oscar Isaac and Christian Bale on the set of the 2016 film ‘The Promise’. Photo: Courtesy of Eric Esrailian Between the Church of Potrero Hill and the Armenian Saturday School in Ocean View, Eric Esrailian frequently watched films at the Kabuki Theater in Japantown while […]

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Biglerville High School Honor Roll | Education

[ad_1] Biglerville High School recently released the names of students who have achieved Honor Roll status for the third grading period. Grade 9 Distinguished Honor Roll: Ricardo Acevedo, Cameron Allen, Hailey Armor, Grace Buchheister, Tania Catonga Esquivias, Michael Cogliano Jr, Carlie Corson, Liam Hardy, Gabriel Hollabaugh, Julia Hoover, Amanda Kane, Lilly Kauffman, Alexandrya Kiel, Kaedyn […]

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The US Department of Education names the schools Green Ribbon; Portsmouth and Barrington among the winners

[ad_1] The United States Department of Education today released the names of the 2021 United States Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools, District Sustainability Fellows, and Post-Secondary Sustainability Fellows. In Rhode Island, Barrington Middle School was recognized in the school category while Portsmouth School Department was recognized in the district category. Three state education officials, […]

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Room to Celebrate Outstanding Students and Educators – Shelby County Reporter

[ad_1] FROM STAFF REPORTS Shelby County’s leading students and educators for the 2020-2021 school year will be recognized on Wednesday, April 28 at 1 p.m. in the Virtual Student and Educator of the Year program. Shelby County Chamber’s eighth student and educator of the year is presented by America’s premier federal credit union. The program […]

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Bulloch County STAR College students and Academics Honored; David Lippincott and Trainer County Laureate

[ad_1] Bulloch County Faculties introduced that 5 excessive colleges honored STAR college students and academics on April 19 on the 63rd annual STAR Recognition Luncheon held on the Rotary Membership of Statesboro weekly reunion at Forest Heights Nation Membership. Statesboro Excessive College’s David Lippincott and his third-grade trainer Estella Newkirt have been named Bulloch County’s […]

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Extra Federal Funding Coming to Indiana Colleges Cowl web page

[ad_1] The Indiana Division of Schooling introduced on Monday the Elementary and Secondary Faculty Emergency Reduction Fund (ESSER) III estimated college allowances whole roughly $ 1.8 billion. Planning allocations for the state’s private colleges, which whole a further $ 78 million, will likely be launched later this spring, in line with an IDOE press launch. […]

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Nye College District program receives further funding

[ad_1] For many who do not know, the Nye County College District College District Homeless Scholarship / Exercise Fund ensures the proper of scholars to go to high school even when they’re homeless. or shouldn’t have a everlasting tackle. It additionally provides college students the chance to attain the identical top quality tutorial requirements by […]

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Tanzania: How Magufuli, spearhead of reforms, paid off in education

[ad_1] FROM its independence from Great Britain in 1961 until today, Tanzania has made progress in developing national policies aimed at expanding educational opportunities for its people. Outgoing President John Magufuli has also contributed immensely to the development of the sector during his five and a half years in office. In 1963, for the first […]