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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 …

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 …

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, …

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 …

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”. …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …