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GUILFORD – A group of new Republican candidates – at the center of the city’s debate over how race is taught in schools – have ousted their party incumbents for re-election to the Education Council. The curriculum debate was led by local parents and members of the Truth in Education organization, which endorsed five candidates …

In just under a month, students in the Woodland Joint Unified School District around the world will be wondering where the time has passed this summer as they prepare for a full year of face-to-face teaching and some normalcy. to start the year. At a board meeting on Thursday evening, district administrators provided board members …

Photo: Michael M. Santiago / Getty Images Until this summer, Hamilton School, a public elementary school in the Cobbs Creek neighborhood of West Philadelphia, was surrounded by asphalt. Now some of the bitumen has been torn to make way for three raised beds that will grow vegetables and medicinal herbs like chamomile and mint. Gardeners …

The first in-person school board meeting since March 2020. The room was packed with residents wanting to comment on the state’s class mask mandate. Parents and community members filled with passionate intensity on Tuesday night told the Valley Center-Pauma Unified School District board in no uncertain terms: make masking for children optional in the fall. …

SALT LAKE CITY – The Utah State Board of Education heard from organizations and members of the public on Thursday on a council-approved rule that would set the standard for fairness education, diversity and inclusion in schools. R277-328 Equity in education in schools requires that school districts provide training on equity, diversity and inclusion for …

Students in New Mexico have paid dearly due to school closures caused by the coronavirus pandemic. By some estimates, students may have lost up to a year of learning. But instead of spending large amounts of federal aid on mitigating the effects of the pandemic in the classroom, many school districts across the state plan …

Fairfax County Public Schools Superintendent Scott Brabrand announced on July 15 that the 2021-2022 school year would be his final year serving the county. Prior to becoming superintendent, Brabrand was a social studies teacher at FCPS, deputy principal of Herndon High, associate principal of Lake Braddock High School, and principal of Fairfax High. He was …

A schools superintendent filed a lawsuit against the all-male Ridgefield Park school board, saying they suspended her because of her gender and replaced her with a male. Angela Bender, 59, is the first woman to be awarded a full-time contract for this position in the district and has been “faced with hostility and discrimination” by …

The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) said on Tuesday that more than 23,550 child cases of Covid were reported between July 8 and July 15, nearly double what was reported at the end of June. Children’s age ranges vary by state, according to the group’s most recent report, with more than half of the states …

The Little Rock School District is hosting a drive-through event for district-wide preschool registrations at Rockefeller Early Childhood Center on Saturday. The event, which offers the option to grab a drawing every hour for tablet computers, will take place Saturday from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the venue, 700 E. 17th St. in Little …

Although summer is in full swing, some students at Midland High have extra school time. MHS is extending its in-person summer courses by two weeks for those who have not yet completed their credits. In June, Midland Public Schools Superintendent Michael Sharrow estimated that about 700 students in the district were in summer school, representing …

This week, the El Paso Fire Department will host three donation sites for the Sexual and Family Violence Center back-to-school initiative between July 20.e and 22sd. “Families in our shelter often enter without knowing how long they will stay,” said CASFV officials. “We hope that with the help of our shelter staff and generous donations, …

A A 42-year career in education is drawing to a close for Ayersville Superintendent Don Diglia, who reached another milestone Monday night when he chaired his last regular school board meeting as head of local schools in ‘Ayersville (see related story, page A3). During her 42 years of study, Diglia taught industrial arts (Elida Middle …

EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) – The Ysleta Independent School District has appointed two new central office directors ahead of the next school year. Richard Couder will now be the new director of preparation at the university and Martin Segovia will be the deputy sports director. The two began their careers as educators, according to a …

Photo by Damian Dovarganes / Associated Press Above: Los Angeles Unified School District food service workers Tomoko Cho, Aldrin Agrabantes, April Thomas and Marisel Dominguez pre-pack hundreds of free school meals in plastic bags on Thursday, July 15, 2021, at college from Liechtenstein in Los Angeles. When classrooms in California reopen for the fall term, …

Teachers and supporters protesting in Des Moines in 2017. Educators who teach in public school buildings are immediate families, and other district staff are parents. The immediate family has different jobs and has different levels of skills and training. There are disagreements, skirmishes and even fights. But when attacked from the outside, immediate family and …

EDITOR’S NOTE: This is part of a series published every Monday between Memorial Day and Veterans Day in honor of local veterans. To nominate a veteran, email Metro Editor-in-Chief Marly Reichert at [email protected] BERLIN CENTER – Anthony Carerra was drafted during the Korean War, but his mission took him to another country and a different …

By LIBBY STANFORD, Post and courier SUMMERVILLE, SC (AP) – Minette du Plooy wants to fly. The 18-year-old from Prosper, Texas, intends to become an Air Force pilot. She’s so committed that she convinced her parents to drive three days and book a hotel in Charleston so that she could spend two weeks learning from …

She taught at Springboro High School for only seven years. But when Patricia McCandless passed away in 2018, she left her entire estate to Secondary school. “We asked ourselves, ‘Why? Why Springboro High School? “,” Scott Marshall, district communications coordinator said in a statement. Marshall spoke to local news outlets and members of the community, …

TANNER MONDOK | HeraldState Rep. Mark Longietti, D-7, Hermitage, speaks with Reynolds High School student Hunter Markle, 17, in March 2020. Longietti is the minority chair of the State House education committee. Advocates hope a landmark seven-year school funding lawsuit will prompt the state’s Supreme Court to order the General Assembly to come up with …

The Workability Program at VC-Pauma Unified School District searches for businesses that need help with additional tasks and want to support children with disabilities and disabilities. In most cases, they are intellectually disabled, although some have other problems such as autism. The Roadrunner recently interviewed Wendy Doria, Program Director and Marc Wasserman, Education Specialist, about …

SPRINGFIELD – The wide availability of COVID-19 vaccines has changed the state’s approach to mitigating the spread of the virus statewide and in schools. For school districts, this means advice suggested rather than required, with an emphasis on local control to impose mitigation measures. For the governor’s office, that means there are “no plans” to …

DEL MAR A student organizes a surf camp for young people Mia Boggs, a junior at Cathedral Catholic High School, recently created and ran a “Sunshine Surf Camp” for children with special needs on the beach south of Powerhouse Park in Del Mar. She chose to be a mentor this year for the “Options Program”. …

Drive-in style event features free school supplies for kids Yuma, Ariz. (KYMA, KCEY) – While some parents may be heading to the store to buy school supplies for their kids for this time of year, others have gone to the annual Back To School Rodeo event. at the Yuma Civic Center. the Saturday. “This year, …

The 2020 TSSAA Hall of Fame inductees were initially scheduled to be inducted at the annual luncheon in April 2020. Unfortunately, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this ceremony has been postponed not one, not two, but three time. The nine inductees were officially recognized for their contributions to high school athletics during the induction ceremony …

OKEECHOBEE COUNTY, Florida – Nestled in the middle of the state, amid fields, farms and the lake that bears its name is Okeechobee County. The population is just over 42,000 people. “We are a small community where everyone knows everyone,” said Okeechobee County School District Assistant Superintendent Dylan Tedders. It is also a small community …

LSU medical students are back on the Nicholls State University campus in Thibodaux for a two-week program that gives them a taste of culinary and nutritional skills. The Culinary Medicine Program, launched in 2019, is a partnership between LSU Medical School of New Orleans and Chef John Folse Culinary Institute of Nicholls. It is sponsored …

North Carolina school boards in Republican-leaning counties are taking action they say will prevent the teaching of critical race theory – and which some teachers say could lead to witch hunts. This week alone, school boards in Cabarrus, Johnston and Moore counties passed resolutions or policies they say are aimed at preventing the teaching of …

Nassau County owes homeowners $ 17.2 million after losing thousands of court challenges over property assessments in the 2020-21 tax year, the first of the county-wide reassessment, county data obtained by Newsday. Refunds are owed to 7,427 homeowners who won their appraisal cases against the county after tax bills were sent out in November, according …

SOUTH HAVEN – When Baseline Middle School students return to school this fall, they will be greeted by a new vice-principal. The South Haven Board of Education on Wednesday approved the hiring of Sara Folkert for the position. × This page requires Javascript. Javascript is required for you to read premium content. Please enable it …

Corey Graves, principal of Solvay Middle School, has been appointed principal of the Stockbridge Valley Central School District in Munnsville, Madison County. Graves will become superintendent on Aug. 9 after being appointed by the school board on July 13, district officials said. Graves has been Principal of Solvay High School since August. Prior to that …

WOOSTER – Log by log and beam by beam, the Buckeye Agriculture Museum and Education Center has recreated one of Ohio’s oldest barns for its new gallery which will open at the fair. The two-story bank barn originally stood on the property where the Wooster High School and Follis Field are located. It was dismantled …

PHOENIX (3TV / CBS 5) – Gov. Doug Ducey’s office sent a letter to two Arizona school districts on Wednesday, saying their COVID-19 quarantine policies were against state law. The letter says the Peoria Unified School District and Tucson’s Catalina Foothills School District are requiring unvaccinated students who have been exposed to the COVID-19 isolate …

What there is to know There are hundreds of vacancies for teachers and staff across the Metroplex and there is only one month left to find staff. Summer is also a common period for retirements and resignations. Many new positions have been created with federal relief money. There is a hiring frenzy across the country …

You can roughly count the number of days the principal of Bend’s new school, Steve Cook, worked on two hands. He’s already planning to do some things differently. The neighborhood board meetings are like many board meetings: hours with flurries of important decisions. Who has time to sit through this? Some people do. We would …

The mayor’s claim that hotels should free up rooms for tourists is challenged by the industry itself. “It is absolutely imperative for many hotels that this program continue,” said Vijay Dandapani, president of the New York Hotel Association last week. Even counting the homeless, occupancy rates are low, he said, and the lack of demand …

I am pleased to report that I have fully integrated my role as Superintendent. I also moved to town and you could see me with my English Setter pupcake, Daisy! Superintendent Margaret Banker and Bruiser. Cambridge School District I will be spending most of the summer learning about the functions of the district office, planning …

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) – The leaders of two now-closed Indiana online charter schools are accused in a new trial defraud the state of more than $ 150 million by increasing student enrollments and inappropriately paying money to a network of related businesses. The trial announced Monday by the Indiana Attorney General’s Office comes nearly two years …

FISH CREEK – A high school in Appleton, Italy and Kuwait may seem far from a “Little House on the Prairie”, but Laura Ingalls Wilder’s classic books are a big part of what inspired a resident in time Part of Fish Creek Carol Hoffman to write down her teaching experiences in foreign countries. His memoirs …

Over $ 2.3 million in devices for students and teachers and over $ 460,000 in software for virtual learning were at the center of the Jackson-Madison County school system used to reopen schools in 2020 thanks to federal grants. Dozens of projects aimed at addressing learning loss, technology, and other school projects made up the …

“The NVUSD Camp is an incredible opportunity to return to some normalcy and have a high quality day camp experience where they will interact with their peers and benefit from a range of projects from engineering to art and everything else, ”he said. The NVUSD camp, along with a proposed high school summer program, was …

As schools prepare to open next month, a Dallas-based molecular diagnostics company and non-profit organization have teamed up to offer free COVID-19 vaccines to students and families on Saturday. For many school districts in North Texas, the first day of school is August 16. Dallas-based GeneIQ Vaccine Direct has partnered with the Dallas Children’s Advocacy …

MACON, Georgia (AP) – A former Georgia school administrator accused of poisoning his sick wife with a cocaine overdose has been denied bail after prosecutors told a judge that telephone conversations tapes showed him trying to collect a passport and money. The Telegraph of Macon reports that Edward Judie Jr., charged with felony murder in …

Wayne Piercefield IONIA – A new superintendent isn’t the only staff change at Ionia’s public schools this summer. Ben Gurk was hired as the new district superintendent on June 16. Since then, many more changes have taken place and will continue to take place as the school district is now looking to hire a new …

The Excel Center, a charter high school in Little Rock for students 19 and older who have not graduated, received approval from the State Board of Education on Friday to establish campuses in Springdale, Jonesboro and Fort Smith. The Board of Education approved the expansion plan for the Excel center sponsored by Goodwill Industries at …

Editor’s Note: To have your church’s Holiday Bible School event listed on the Religion page, email [email protected] ¯¯¯ Lewistown Community Bible School Lewistown Community Bible School will be hosting a Torch Bearer Holiday Bible School (Olympic Theme) from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Sunday July 11 to 15 at Lewistown Presbyterian Church with a …

Credit: Allison Shelley for American Education A fifth grade student watches a lesson through a protective shield. Credit: Allison Shelley for American Education A fifth grade student watches a lesson through a protective shield. California students and school staff must wear masks indoors when campuses reopen, whether or not they have been vaccinated, state officials …

Sarah welch Ohio University alumnus Sarah Welch ’16 is heading to Washington, DC, where she will work for Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh. The tribunal ended its 2020-21 term on July 2 in announcing the new list of paralegals who will work with them during the next term. “I am honored and delighted to have …

Students in the Monona Grove School District could see a change in the way they get to school after the district updated its bus transportation and walking zones for the 2021-22 school year. Driven by the construction of the all-new Granite Ridge School in Cottage Grove, district officials contracted with Traffic Analysis & Design, Inc. …

The abrupt shift to distance learning during the COVID-19 pandemic has shaken K-12 education across the country, especially for people with developmental disabilities, and a state official of Boston on Tuesday presented a strategy to repair part of the damage: allow any student who soon graduates to stay in school for an additional year. Legislation …

ELLINGTON, CT – An experienced administrator who last worked in the Hartford public school system has been hired in Ellington as the new assistant superintendent for curriculum and teaching. Oliver Barton has experience in suburban and urban school districts, as principal ofOld Saybrook High School and an associate superintendent, overseeing pre-K-12 schools for theHartford Public …

COLUMBIA, Maryland (WJZ) – A new early childhood education center for low-income residents has opened in Howard County. The free Head Start program at the Bauder Education Center in Columbia is the Howard County Community Action Council’s newest location for preschoolers living in low-income homes. These programs are created to help children learn social and …

The McGregor School District is in the initial stages of developing a strategic plan, working with the Minnesota School Boards Association (MSBA) to provide advice and help with planning. The school board seeks input from residents and school district staff to help identify strengths in the school district and areas for improvement. Residents and school …

SPRINGFIELD – Six days after severing ties with the international education network Sabis, the city’s first charter school has a new name, a new team of educators to manage its transition, and even a new software company to handle its records students. Administrators at the former Sabis International Charter School found themselves in a difficult …

“People are at the heart of this. People are at the epicenter of this, ”Garay said. “Recruit and retain good people, people who are good at all of these (things), people who are good for the culture, good for the core and who support students and intervene with students as needed and know how to …

The 38–The one-year-old Lawrence Township Student Foundation seeks to refresh the engagement of its alumni in the 2021-22 school year. The LTSF sees the 2021-22 school year as an opportunity to re-engage their alumni in a new way and integrate them into school district events. “We recognized a few years ago that we hadn’t done …

The Santa Clarita Valley Local Special Education Plan area and its member districts actively seek to assist all people with exceptional needs, ages newborn to 22 years old, including infants and children enrolled by their parents. in private schools. Special education programs are offered to all eligible students with disabilities in the least restrictive environment …

After years of empty talk, the federal government is finally taking meaningful action to repair our national infrastructure. that of the White House revised plan promises to improve and expand railways, rebuild roads and bridges and provide universal access to the Internet. What won’t it do? Repairing our ruined schools. In October of last year, …

Jessica Smith, graduated in 2005 from Calvary Academy, is the new principal of the school. The former director, Jay Hinckley, is now the superintendent of Calvary Academy. See also: The administrator of the Académie du Calvaire honored for 45 years of service Smith worked for the Sangamon region special education district (SASED) as a school …

via the town planning commission Louise McGehee School will move its daycare to this building located at 2336 St. Charles Avenue. Louise S. McGehee School gained unanimous approval from city council Thursday, July 1 to move its daycare to another building on campus, allowing the private girls-only school to reorganize its classroom spaces for better …

July 4, 2021Updated: July 4, 2021 10:08 am BATON ROUGE, Louisiana (AP) – Louisiana’s Special School District, which includes public schools for the deaf and visually impaired, will be reorganized under a bill unanimously supported by lawmakers and enacted by the governor John Bel Edwards. The lawyer reports the measure taken by the Republican representative …

NATCHEZ – Students at Morgantown Middle School took a hands-on inspection of CLASS VR, an open platform that supports a virtual reality curriculum. Students in Coach Larry Wesley’s class recently had the opportunity to experience CLASS VR. Implemented in approximately 12 Mississippi schools, CLASS VR enables students to experience places and things in a unique …

Adriana M. Chavez LAS CRUCES – Kids in Doña Ana County have additional opportunities to learn while having fun this summer thanks to New Mexico State University’s STEM Outreach Center and community partners. The center has partnered with Families and Youth Incorporated, Cruces Creatives, Gym Magic and Friends of the Organ Mountains to organize several …

According to a recently released paper, school districts in Virginia spend more than $ 34,000 on coaches for critical racing theory, even though they say they have no plans to teach the students’ curriculum. The bill, first reported by Fox News, obtained by parents through an Freedom of Information request, reveals schools and public schools …

Keith A. Brown’s office was empty Wednesday. The normal trinkets and personal artifacts that turn a desk into someone’s workspace hadn’t arrived yet. Brown, who started Thursday as the new superintendent of schools for the town of Klamath Falls, said he planned to enter early on the first day to add decorations that would help …

Photo of Deb Gau Christa Peterson reviewed the notes on the estimated cost of updating part of the old Russell-Tyler-Russell Middle School. Peterson is one of a group of residents in the Russell area who are trying to see if there is support to keep the school gymnasium for the community, instead of tearing it …

A new group of Marin citizens set out to potentially dislodge the heavy, entrenched – and some say redundant – public school system in the county. The group, called Better Together for Public Education, focuses on the 10 K-8 districts in southern and western Marin that feed into the Tamalpais Union High School district. “As …

HARRISONBURG, Va. (WHSV) – The Massanutten Technical Center hosts an annual summer academy for college students in Harrisonburg and Rockingham County. “So we have 10 programs and they range from cosmetology to fishing,” said Chris Dalton, deputy director of the Massanutten technical center. “We have fire and rescue services, today is ladder truck day which …

Colin Palmer was elected to the Riverhead School Board in May. (Credit: Tara Smith / File) Newly elected Riverhead School Board member Colin Palmer recently generated some buzz as the first member of the Suffolk County Chapter of the Democratic Socialists of America to win an elected office in the county. The longtime Riverhead native, …

by: Austin Schick, Brandon raglow Posted: Jul 1, 2021 / 3:45 PM CDT / Update: Jul 1, 2021 / 3:56 PM CDT PEORIA, Ill. (WMBD) – There is a new chairman of the Peoria Public School Board. During Thursday afternoon’s meeting, members elected former Vice President Gregory Wilson to replace former President Doug Shaw. In …

Locals raise over $ 2,000 to help restore vandalized garden -Wednesday afternoon, Paso Robles Common Unified School District administrators accepted a check to cover the cost of damage to the garden at Daniel Lewis Middle School. The Lewis Leopard Garden was recently damaged by vandals who smashed pots, destroyed plants and smeared red and white …

The lingering effect of the coronavirus pandemic is still evident in schools across Stark County. While classes are over, most school districts in the Stark County area are still handing out free meals to any child 18 and under. And food service managers say the need for food aid remains. At Minerva Elementary, school workers …

Members of the Ohio Switzerland Board of Education met in a special session on Wednesday and only made one decision that everyone likes. On a motion from board chair Ron Winkler, members voted 4 to 1 to reassign Superintendent Rob Caldwell as principal of Powhatan Point Elementary School and hire Phil Ackerman as the next …