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Shraavya Pydisetti started his non-profit organization Project Querencia. High school junior Coppell said she just wanted a way to give back to the community that gave her so much. “Querencia” means a place where a person feels safe or at home in Spanish. She and her friends on her subdivision give back in different ways. …

A handful of school districts in the region plan to switch to virtual learning when the school year resumes next week, as cases of the coronavirus, fueled by the highly transmissible variant of omicron, reach all-time highs for the pandemic. Districts consider postponing return of students to class – including Camden City School District and …

Several regional tournaments will take place on Monday. BOYS BASKETBALL PREPARATION AC Flora 51, Charlotte Olympic, North Carolina 49 Barnwell 67, Estill 58 Charlotte Christian, North Carolina 66, Blythewood 62 DW Daniel 72, Washington, Georgia 56 Dixie 64, Emerald 38 Don Bosco Prep, NJ 53, Porter-Gaud 29 Dorman 91, Abingdon, Virginia 27 Hunter-Kinard-Tyler 57, Williston-Elko …

Mobilize to meet the need By Taylor Owens • Dec. 27 2021 • Retired educator Carl Schoessel officially began his second term as Acting Superintendent of Delton Kellogg Schools on Monday, December 13. He is expected to remain in this position until the start of the next school year, July 1, while the school board …

In the wake of Michael Brown’s death in 2014, and again after the murder of George Floyd in 2020, cities and counties across the United States pledged to do more to address systemic racism. Many have used tools to help them view policy changes through a racial equity lens and how they might affect minority …

Leechburg-area school district officials have hired a familiar face as the new business manager. Teresa Edinger, a 1987 graduate and former school board member, was unanimously approved as the best financial administrator on December 8. Edinger lives in the district. She received an associate’s degree in computerized accounting from the Monroeville School of Business in …

ATLANTA (AP) – An Atlanta theological school will use a grant of nearly $ 1 million to contact local churches to see what they need and then help them find solutions, the Macon Telegraph reported . Mercer’s McAfee School of Theology in Atlanta received the money as part of Lilly Endowment’s Pathways for Tomorrow initiative. …

“Some of my boyfriends say there is no Santa Claus. “Daddy said, ‘If you see it in THE SUN, that’s how it is.’ “Please tell me the truth; is there a Santa Claus?” – VIRGINIA O’HANLON, 115 WEST 95th STREET Virginie, your boyfriends are wrong. They were touched by the skepticism of a skeptical age. …

In its latest post from 2021, the Oshkosh Examiner provides the editor’s take on the 10 most important trends and stories of the year. Be sure to check out the reviewer’s list of the 10 titles that have garnered the most attention on the internet. 10. Oshkosh Defense wins major contract but sends work out …

Connecticut high school athletes, coaches and athletic officials will need to continue to wear masks during indoor competitions as COVID cases continue to rise statewide, a spokesperson for Governor Ned said on Wednesday. Lamont. Initial plans called for students competing indoors during the winter season to be able to remove masks for competition if they …

BOSTON – A former Boston college administrator accused of sexually abusing a child has been released without bail on arraignment, prosecutors said Tuesday. Michael McDonald, 40, pleaded not guilty on Monday to aggravated child rape, posing a child in a state of nudity, possession of child pornography and disseminating material harmful to a minor, according …

Over the past few weeks, the retired Austin, Texas school librarian, along with three other library professionals, has spearheaded a grassroots effort known as #FReadom. Their goal is to fight the tide of book-related challenges in the state and create a space for school librarians to help each other. “We wanted to state that we …

Megan Bhaskaran was named Teacher of the Year and Kelli Merda was named Ranked Employee of the Year earlier this month. Courtesy of LBUSD A social studies teacher and human resources assistant from the Thurston Middle School district have been selected as the 2021-2022 Employee of the Year for the Laguna Beach Unified School District. …

Last week, Dallas Morning News Columnist Sharon Grigsby reported on why Karen Clardy resigned from the Richardson ISD board in September: She disagreed with what she saw as the lack of support from her fellow directors for the Superintendent Jeannie Stone. “I wasn’t going to be on the board that got rid of Dr Jeannie …

An award-winning superintendent of a suburban Seattle school district is competing with a longtime local district administrator for the leadership position of the San Diego Unified School District. In a few weeks, the public will meet with Susan Enfield and Lamont Jackson, the only finalists selected by the school board to replace former Superintendent Cindy …

HELENA – About $ 3.8 million in federal funds to expand after-school programs will be allocated this week, as planned, said Superintendent of Public Instruction Elsie Arntzen – although organizations seeking the money won’t have never submitted a formal request. “Our goal is not to turn anyone away,” she told MTN News in an interview …

Police say not linked to nationwide viral TikTok post, but ‘copious’ BEND, Ore. (KTVZ) – Two students at Caldera High School face disorderly conduct charges for posting video of a school lunchtime shooting threat on a social media platform Friday, police said, although a search did not reveal any weapons with them on campus, or …

VANCOUVER, Wash .– The Evergreen School Board in Vancouver, Wash., Fired Superintendent Mike Merlino after putting him on paid leave as part of a misconduct investigation earlier this month. At a special meeting, school board members voted to fire Merlino immediately and without cause, allowing Merlino to receive about a year’s salary at almost $ …

SAUQUOIT, NY – Hundreds of people lined up to get vaccinated at Sauquoit Valley Elementary School on Wednesday. “I think that makes it accessible. What it might do later is give people the option if they choose to be vaccinated,” Sauquoit Superintendent Ron Wheelock said. This vaccination capsule follows a theme that Upstate Family Health …

CENTRAL COAST, Calif. (KION-TV) Parents and school districts are releasing statements of concern over a social media challenge violently threatening schools. The San Benito School District sent a letter to parents about a “disturbing message” circulating on the TikTok social media platform, a trend that includes a threat to school safety on Friday, December 17. …

Nearly four months after the start of the school year, students in some culinary programs in the Philadelphia School District are severely lacking the staple of their trade – food. Driven by nationwide labor and supply chain shortages and the abrupt cancellation of its contract by a supplier, but complicated by a central office that …

Ka’ila Farrell-Smith, a member of the Klamath Tribes, is one of the plaintiffs in a lawsuit against the Oregon Department of Justice’s TITAN Fusion Center. The lawsuit was filed on Tuesday, December 14, 2021. Conrad Wilson / OPB Tribe members, conservationists and community organizers filed a lawsuit Tuesday against the Oregon Department of Justice for …

SANDY, Utah, December 14, 2021 / PRNewswire / – In a 4-to-3 vote, the Canyons School District permanently suspended the controversial Second Stage Social and Emotional Learning (SEL) program from use at their K-8 schools. The program was previously suspended in September after it was revealed that the program contained age-inappropriate sexual content that violated …

From left to right, AG Essence vice president of operations Robert Boyd and VA Harvest co-owners Phil Noonan, Keith Oley and Bill Wingfield. (Photos of Jack Jacobs) A trio of former high school buddies are behind a new player in the local CBD scene. VA Harvest, which sells CBD extracts and creams in stores and …

You have 1 free item left this month. McMahon, who began work on July 1, based his findings for the district on community feedback and surveys of educators and parents that were completed in June of this year. She also held more than 70 one-on-one meetings with staff, school committee members, city officials and families, …

They believe the program is the first of its kind in the state. Lisa Coborn, ALC coordinator, and Joe Johnson, FATHER Project coordinator, had previously connected through their work with Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs). ACEs are stressful or traumatic experiences that arise in the life of a child before the age of 18. Parental divorce, …

(Update: video added, Redmond School District comments, parent) REDMOND, Ore. (KTVZ) – Other counselors were on hand at Ridgeview High School Friday to help any students who wanted to talk about Thursday’s spooky lockdown. Students were locked in classrooms for 98 minutes after a report a student may have a gun on campus. No guns …

Ben Siegel University / Ohio Ohio University at Zanesville invited alumni to campus on Monday, November 15 for mock interviews with early childhood education intern students. This eagerly awaited event gave the interns the opportunity to experience job interviews with school administrators in the region and to speak with former teachers in service. “The mock …

HARLEM, Manhattan – The CEO of one of America’s oldest child and family social service agencies in New York City has contacted PIX11 News in an attempt to document deteriorating conditions in one of their programs at the interior of a Harlem NYCHA community center, where hundreds of kids have extracurricular activities every day. It’s …

Teri Lapp (left) is credited with serving on the Morgan County School District Re-3 Education Council from 2017 to 2021, spending the last two years as board chair. (Katie Roth / The Fort Morgan Times) Derek Gerken (left) is credited with serving on the Morgan County School District Re-3 Education Council from 2013-2021 (Katie Roth …

(Getty Images) PEORIA, Ill. (WMBD) – A Brimfield High School (BHS) elder was pronounced dead on Tuesday after being found unconscious in his parents’ hot tub on Monday evening. Peoria County Coroner Jamie Harwood on Wednesday identified the eldest as 17-year-old Jacob A. Look. Her parents immediately began to take life-saving measures until EMS arrived. …

The East Lancaster County School District has found its next superintendent. Michael Snopkowski, currently Deputy Superintendent of the Avon Grove School District in Chester County, will take over as Elanco’s senior official on February 28, 2022. The school board unanimously approved Snopkowski’s appointment at its Monday night meeting. Snopkowski will replace Bob Hollister, the county’s …

For those patients who find themselves in the hospital for Christmas, missing the celebrations can make their illness or injury more miserable. The Bethlehem-Center Middle School Student Council, for example, helps staff at Washington Health System Washington Hospital and WHS Greene bring holiday cheer to patients. Student council members donated 200 wrapped gifts that will …

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (WCBD) – Almost 700 students were absent from Lucy Beckham High School in Mount Pleasant on Monday following a “suspected threat of violence”. Principal Anna Dassing emailed parents late Sunday evening to let them know that the school was working with the Mount Pleasant Police Department, Emergency Management and the Charleston County …

MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, Florida – Threats of violence at schools in Miami-Dade County have led to the arrest of a 15-year-old student and increased police presence on some campuses, a school district spokeswoman said Monday morning. Threats are not considered credible. Daisy Gonzalez-Diego, communications and community engagement manager for Miami-Dade County Public Schools, said it appears …

Manchester Schools Superintendent Matt Geary addresses a recent increase in violence seen at Illing Middle School, where three fights took place on Thursday. Geary said there had been a number of incidents at schools in Manchester over the past week and that students involved in those fights were facing consequences which include long suspensions from …

December 5, 2021 Mayor Bill de Blasio: Grace and Peace, CCC. Hello everybody. First, I want to give honor to God. Without Him, this day would not be possible. [Applause] When I come here, I really feel not only energy, but hope and joy. And what has been created over the years at CCC, there …

Students of color face racial slurs and bullying inside and outside the classroom, and many of those fed up have walked out of the classroom, speaking out at council meetings administration and even sued school districts. Students at Tigard High School organized the walkout to protest a video posted to social media that appears to …

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) – Clark County School District Superintendent Dr. Jesus Jara released a statement regarding his future with the school district on Friday evening after a few tense months with school board administrators. In his statement, he announced that he would return as acting superintendent on Monday, December 6. His full statement is as …

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania – Today, the Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE) and the Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs (DDAP) visited the Halifax Area Middle School and High School to highlight their drug use disorder prevention program. evidence-based substances (SUD) and remind schools of the resources available to provide support to students, educators and communities. “Prevention …

The first complaint about Shannon O’Connor to Los Gatos High School came from a parent on December 14, 2020, according to internal school emails obtained exclusively by the NBC Bay Area investigation unit. The mother told then interim manager Paul Robinson, “Shannon Bruga [O’Connor] buys alcohol for teens ”and“ my daughter… overdosed on edibles ”. …

A 17-year-old student is the fourth victim to die in an Oxford, Michigan high school shooting as murder charges were announced against the teenage suspect. Suspected shooter Ethan Crumbley, 15, was charged Wednesday with four counts of first degree murder, one count of terrorism causing death, seven counts of assault with intent to kill and …

NAPLES Collier County Public Schools Superintendent (CCPS) Kamela Patton has been named Florida’s 2022 Superintendent of the Year by the Florida Association of District School Superintendents (FADSS). Patton was officially recognized in Tampa on Wednesday at the joint meeting of the FADSS and the Florida School Boards Association. She is the 35th superintendent and the …

SIOUX FALLS, SD (KELO) – After more than 100 years in the child care industry, Volunteers of America will be closing their daycare at the end of this year. This is the last daycare closure in a year filled with serious staffing issues in the industry. “I think we’re all aware of the need for …