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ROCHESTER, Mich. (AP) — A suburban Detroit parent who claimed he lost his job for criticizing COVID-19 policies at local schools has reached a tentative agreement to settle a lawsuit against the district, an official said Tuesday. attorney. Controversy over the Rochester District’s handling of outspoken parents continues to simmer in the Oakland County community. …

REDFORD, Mich. – A Redford mom is demanding answers from the school district tonight after her eight-year-old son with autism walks away from school and walks home. Not only that, he didn’t have his coat or backpack on in sub-zero temperatures. Her mother says it’s about a 15-minute walk that crosses three main roads. When …

RALEIGH, NC (WTVD) — Here’s the latest news and information about COVID-19 and COVID-19 vaccines. 4:50 p.m.The Johnston County School Board voted to make face coverings optional for students, staff and school visitors without stipulations. The policy change will take effect on February 21. The board voted Monday in a special session virtual meeting. Students …

SAN JOSE – A former Costa Rican president has taken the lead in a national election that looked likely to be heading for a runoff between the top candidates. José María Figueres, who served as the country’s president from 1994 to 1998, won 27.7% of the vote in preliminary results released by the Supreme Electoral …

PARK CITY, Utah (KSTU) — A former Utah elementary school teacher is suing a school district for what she believes is retaliation for reporting sexual harassment. Kathy Moore says she was just trying to help her students by reporting the incidents on their behalf, but now she’s suing the Park City School District. Moore was …

RENO, Nev. (KOLO) — After much deliberation, the Washoe County School District (WCSD) Board of Trustees voted unanimously to bring high school graduations back to the Lawlor Events Center on campus at University of Nevada at Reno. For the past two years, graduation ceremonies have been held on high school campuses due to covid-19 restrictions, …

By Michelle Watson, CNN A Utah teacher is suing her former employer after saying he retaliated against her for reporting sexual harassment among her students, according to court documents filed last week. Kathryn Moore is suing Utah’s Park City School District “for violation of Title IX” and “breach of state contract,” according to the lawsuit …

BREVARD COUNTY, Florida. – The state’s attorney’s office announced Monday that it found “no foul play” in the case filed against Brevard County Public Schools by the parents of a child with Down syndrome who had a mask attached to his head. State’s Attorney Phil Archer said after reviewing that investigation, he found no criminality …

JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) – A frustrated Yazoo County mother who is upset that her son is being chronically bullied contacted 3 On Your Side. Wendy Burgess told WLBT that her son’s bullying at school and on the school bus was not properly handled by the Yazoo County School District or the bus service. “It’s ridiculous. …

TANGIPAHOA PARISH, La. (WAFB) – The former green school was built in 1921 to serve the children of the small community of Husser in Tangipahoa Parish. This is where great ancestors learned to read and write, and it was the place for important family gatherings. There are now efforts to save the old Husser School. …

LEXINGTON, SC (WIS) – Families at River Bluff High School will be temporarily returning to an online learning model on Monday, and their principal said it was because there weren’t enough healthy staff. On Friday evening, Lexington School District One sent an email stating that the school will be sticking to the following virtual schedule …

MOUNATIN GROVE, Mo. (KY3) – Dozens of school districts around the Ozarks closed schools Friday in winter weather, but some are going even further to make it official. The Mountain Grove School District got creative with its “no school” announcement Thursday night. Mountain Grove Superintendent Jim Dickey played the piano to the tune of Neil …

A winter storm containing heavy snowfall was expected to batter the District of Columbia, northern Virginia and central Maryland overnight, bringing at least 3-7 inches of snow to the area until Monday after -midday. The National Weather Service issued a winter storm warning for the area from 1 a.m. to 4 p.m. EST Monday. Wind …

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. …

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 …

HUNTINGTON, West Virginia (WSAZ) – It’s been over a year and a half since 260 eighth-graders in Cabell County were supposed to travel to the nation’s Capitol on the trip of a lifetime. But that trip, like so many others, was canceled due to COVID-19 restrictions when the trip was cut short. Now parents and …

What we read this week [November 10, 2021] – Insolvency / Bankruptcy / Restructuring

United States: What we read this week [November 10, 2021] November 15, 2021 Mayer brown To print this article, simply register or connect to Mondaq.com. Whether – and under what circumstances – should a debtor pay creditors a relief premium continues to be challenged in Connecticut bankruptcy courts. Last week, as reported Bloomberg, Justice Dorsey …

By BOB CHRISTIE, Associated Press PHOENIX (AP) – The Arizona Supreme Court will hear arguments on Tuesday in an appeal of a court ruling that found new laws prohibiting schools from requiring masks and a range of other measures were unconstitutional. Republican Attorney General Mark Brnovich wants the court to overturn this decision and allow …

Standardized test results have dropped significantly in Virginia for the first time since the start of the pandemic. As the first term comes to an end, school districts scramble to help struggling students catch up. Test results tell teachers what they already know: Students should be in the classroom. In the 2020-2021 school year, the …

North Texas School District Superintendent Apologizes October 16, 2021 10:00 a.m. Posted: October 16, 2021 10:00 a.m. Update: October 16, 2021 10:02 AM Originally Posted: OCT 15 21 03:47 ET Updated: OCT 16 21 10:35 AM ET By Ashley Killough, CNN (CNN) – A North Texas School District superintendent apologized Thursday night after one of …

CHICAGO (WLS) – High school students who introduced the Obamas to the Inauguration of the Obama Presidential Center Tuesdayreflected on their interactions with the former president and former first lady a day later. Zell Wilson, a junior from Hyde Park Academy, who introduced former first lady Michelle Obama at the event, spoke of their joint …

TYLER, Texas (KLTV) – A new space has been built after a fire destroyed the outdoor learning center at All Saints Episcopal School during this year’s winter storm. During the storm, the school’s outdoor learning cabin experienced power surges before it caught fire. But now the sounds of learning, questioning, explanation and discovery are back …

September 24, 2021 2:06 PM Posted: September 24, 2021 2:06 PM Update: September 24, 2021 2:30 PM Copyright 4 News Now COEUR D’ALENE, Wash. – Anti-mask protesters forced the Coeur d’Alene school district office into quarantine on Friday. Protesters initially gathered outside a special school board meeting that aimed to discuss the possibility of implementing …

CAMDEN, New Jersey (WPVI) – Dr Velmina Rivera is used to being busy. “I just saw two patients before you arrived,” Dr Rivera told Action News. During the pandemic, the patient base at LEAP Academy University Charter School‘s health and wellness center in Camden doubled to more than 2,000. “Because now the kids are in …

By ELIZABETH HERNANDEZ, The Denver Post DURANGO, Colo. (AP) – Ernest House Jr. has removed the plaque from one of the stone columns under the clock tower at the heart of Fort Lewis College, one of three panels which, over the past two decades, have offered an inaccurate representation of the federal government. Indian boarding …

CHARLESTON, Va. (WSAZ) – The West Virginia Department of Education has issued new guidelines limiting when a school must enter a generalized contact tracing quarantine. School leaders said these revised rules, which were created in collaboration with the Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR), will help keep children in class for in-person learning instead …

NEW HAVEN, Connecticut (AP) – A former Yale University administrator faces federal fraud and money laundering charges related to the theft of millions of dollars in computer equipment from the US School of Medicine university. The 41-year-old has held various positions at the school, including that of director of finance for the emergency medicine department. …

LIVERMORE (CBS SF) – Six students at Livermore High School were pulled from the wreckage late Friday night after the van they were in plunged 200 feet along an embankment along Del Valle Road in Livermore unincorporated. One victim died, according to Alameda County Fire. The accident happened shortly before 11:30 p.m. Friday. Two of …

The 30,000 +/- students of Baldwin County public schools returned to class on Wednesday August 11, 2021 with orders to mask themselves. School officials said there was almost 100% compliance. Superintendent Eddie Tyler and his team made it a point to visit as many schools as possible from day one. As COVID-19 infections continue to …

HAZARD, Ky. (WYMT) – The Challenger Center hosted a back-to-school party on Wednesday at Perry County Park. The event was an opportunity for vendors from the region to come and support local children by distributing school supplies, toys and technological products. Challenger Center Steam Team Leader Raegan Francis found the time spent organizing the personal …

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 …

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 …

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 …

PUTNAM COUNTY, FL – The Putnam County School District is under fire after making the controversial decision to remove three books from its summer reading list after parents refuse. The three books – including a book by comedian and “Daily Show” host Trevor Noah on apartheid in South Africa titled “Born of a crime”- had …

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (KY3) – Springfield Public Schools began the process of welcoming their next superintendent on Thursday night. Dr. Grenita Lathan will officially assume this role next week, July 1. She comes to Springfield Public Schools with 30 years of educational experience. At Thursday’s meeting, Lathan was keen to interact and engage with parents as …

ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) – As summer school kicks off, teachers and parents are discovering the extent of the lack of learning experienced by many students over the past school year. After hearing from parents and teachers throughout the year, the Parkway School District decided to change its approach to summer school, offering classes focused on …

By SYLVIA HUI, Associated Press LONDON (AP) – A public inquiry into Britain’s tainted blood scandal, which led to the deaths of more than 2,000 people in the 1970s and 1980s, began hearing testimony from former students of a school for disabled children where dozens died after receiving blood products contaminated with HIV and hepatitis. …

ST. GEORGE – High school students today are concerned about more than just entering college: in many cases, they hope to enroll with up to half the credits needed for a bachelor’s degree. Image bank | Photo courtesy of Maura Barbulescu / Pixabay, St. George News Based on data provided by the state of Utah …

ROANOKE, Virginia – UPDATE Roanoke Police released the name of the woman who died Thursday afternoon after crashing the car she was driving at Lucy Addison Middle School in Roanoke. Angelia Alexander, 64, was rushed to hospital after the crash, where she died later on Thursday. UPDATE A woman has died after a car crashed …

ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) – “We picked it up again,” said Travis Woulfe, executive director of Rockford Public School Improvement Innovation. Enrollment in summer courses at Rockford Public Schools gained popularity after quarantine with up to 5,000 students ready to take advantage of free Kindergarten to Grade 12 programs and summer retreats. “The programs aim to …

ANN ARBOR – Concordia Ann Arbor UniversityThe University of Michigan Sports Coaching and Nursing Education Departments hosted an emergency care simulation for the University of Michigan Sports Medicine team on Monday, May 17, 2021. Taking place at the AUC’s Center for Simulation and Innovation (CSI) at Concordia’s North Building (7475 Plymouth Road), 34 athletic coaches, …

ELLSWORTH, Maine (WABI) – June is Pride Month, and students at Ellsworth High School are celebrating in an artistic way. The Alliance for Gender Diversity and Sexuality at Ellsworth High School has established a pride zoo inside Knowlton Park. 18 animal sculptures are painted in the colors of various pride flags that represent the diversity …

KANAWHA COUNTY, W.Va. (WSAZ) – Schools in Kanawha County have released a statement regarding allegations of abuse at a college. Three employees at Horace Mann Middle School in Charleston face battery charges after police said they were filmed abusing students in a special needs classroom. Three Horace Mann Middle School Employees Facing Battery Charges The …

OSCEOLA COUNTY, FL – A dean at Harmony Middle School is accused of assaulting a 13-year-old student, according to the Osceola County Sheriff’s Office. In a press release, the sheriff’s office said Bradley Linville, 51, was arrested Wednesday on charges of obscene and lascivious molestation. [TRENDING: City puts residents on secret ‘difficult list’ | 4 …

FARGO, ND (Valley News Live) – Some teachers at schools in Fargo are concerned about a new salary scale proposed by the school board. “It’s a lot of work, a lot of money when you want to focus on student learning,” said Kim Belgarde, President of the Fargo Education Association. Here is an example. The …

KANAWHA COUNTY, W.Va. (WSAZ) – Three employees at Horace Mann Middle School in Charleston face battery charges after police say they were filmed mistreating students in a needs class specials. Police said the violence was physical and verbal. Walter Pannel, who according to the HMMS website is a college aide, is accused of pushing, dragging …

DRACUT, MASS. (WHDH) – A teacher at Dracut High School has been put on leave after the principal said he distributed a “highly inappropriate” survey to students. The school district learned of the investigation on Friday afternoon and put teacher Erick Jackson on leave pending a review of the incident, Superintendent Steven Stone said in …

SOMERSET, Texas – The Somerset Independent School District says it will revert to 100% in-person learning next year. The COVID-19 pandemic has helped the district improve its technology by making sure all students have Chromebooks and internet access. Parents at Somerset ISD say the start of the school year was so frustrating because there were …

ST. JOHNS COUNTY, Florida – After parents and students at Bartram Trail High School became outraged that yearbook photos deemed to violate the student code of conduct were unwittingly altered, the St. Johns County School District said he was offering refunds to anyone calling about the issue. Many photos of college girls have been digitally …

MOUNT DORA, Florida. – An alert citizen walking past a cemetery in Mount Dora saw something and called 911 to notify the Lake County Sheriff’s Office of what they call suspected ritual activity. Deputies said they were called to Edgewood Cemetery at 3333 Britt Road on Sunday afternoon about a complaint of vandalism to some …

BALTIMORE (AP/WJZ) — The Ravens are fresh off a victory over the Indianapolis Colts and are looking to extend their prime-time winning streak on Sunday night against Cam Newton and the New England Patriots. The Ravens (6-2) chase the undefeated Pittsburgh Steelers (8-0) in the AFC North and need a win to keep pace with …

ORANGE COUNTY, Florida. – For the first time ever, voters will have the opportunity to vote for early voting at the Amway Center. Early voting begins Monday. On Thursday afternoon, election workers with tape measures in hand set up and spaced 50 to 60 voting booths six feet apart inside the Walt Disney World Atrium …

DALLAS – Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton had an extramarital affair with a woman he then recommended for a job with the wealthy donor now at the center of criminal allegations against him, according to two people who said Paxton their had talked about the relationship. The two, who spoke to The Associated Press on …

MARGATE, Florida – With the latest coronavirus stimulus package still stalled in Congress as the country continues to absorb the economic impacts of COVID-19, food insecurity remains on the rise. This means that the number of people who say they cannot afford enough food for consistent meals is increasing. The need is so great that …

MIAMI WEST, Florida – Nearly 100 people gathered at the Renaissance Ballroom in West Miami on Saturday for a rally in support of President Donald Trump and his former advisor Roger Stone, who attended the event within days of the start of his trial. Stone is on bail after being charged with federal charges of …

WASHINGTON (AP) – President Donald Trump has said his former national security adviser John Bolton could face a “criminal problem” if he does not halt plans to publish a new book describing the taking of scattered decision of a president who he says focuses only on getting re-elected. Trump says Attorney General William Barr will …

ORLANDO, Florida – Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis toured Monday to brief the public on the state’s response to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic and he has benefited from White House help in the form of the final adviser to the administration on coronavirus, Dr. Scott Atlas. In three stops, across the state from Tallahassee, The Villages …

WASHINGTON – A federal watchdog reported on Monday that one of President Donald Trump’s economic advisers repeatedly broke the law during the election campaign with his criticism of Joe Biden, now president-elect. The Hatch Act prevents federal employees from engaging in political work while performing their official duties. The law enforcement agency said Peter Navarro, …

NEW DELHI – Dozens of people demonstrated in the Indian cities of Bengaluru and Mumbai on Monday after a climate activist was arrested for posting a document on social media supporting months of massive farmer protests. Disha Ravi, 22, was arrested in Bengaluru on Saturday. Police said at a press conference on Monday that the …

ORLANDO, Florida – With the threat of Tropical Storm Isaias diminishing, more than a dozen state-backed COVID-19 test sites that have been closed due to bad weather plan to reopen as of Monday. Sites across Florida, including the Orange County Convention Center, closed Thursday night to give crews time to dismantle tents and pack their …

TOKYO – A small capsule containing asteroid soil samples that was dropped 136,700 miles (220,000 kilometers) into space by the Japanese spacecraft Hayabusa2 landed in the Australian Outback as expected on Sunday. After a preliminary inspection, he will fly to Japan for research. The extremely high precision required to complete the mission delighted many Japanese, …

Appointments and appointments accepted A medical worker prepares to administer a test for the COVID-19 virus at a drive-through care test site at Derry Medical Center on Wednesday, June 17, 2020 in Derry, New Hampshire. (AP Photo / Charles Krupa) (Copyright 2020 The Associated Press. All rights reserved.) DELAND, Florida – DeLand Wellness Center is …

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Joe Biden administration spoke on Tuesday about the federal retail pharmacy program for COVID-19 vaccinations. The White House said by the end of next week, the federal government will begin shipping vaccines to some pharmacies. Publix, Walmart and Southeastern Grocers will participate in the Florida deployment, …

ORLANDO, Florida – For the first time, Orlando Health clinicians and non-clinicians at risk received the COVID-19 vaccine, while AdventHealth continued to vaccinate frontline health workers on Friday. Both are using Pfizer vaccines pending FDA approval of the Moderna vaccine. [TRENDING: Man shot by Daytona Beach police charged at officers | This is your best …

In an effort to vaccinate these most uncovered to COVID-19, 40% of all doses will now go to Californians who stay in essentially the most weak neighborhoods. Gov. Gavin Newsom spoke to Eyewitness Information on Thursday in regards to the state’s ongoing vaccination efforts and never letting the recall lead him to distract from the …

PHOENIX (3TV / CBS 5) – In Phoenix, Cartwright Elementary College District leaders had a digital assembly Thursday evening to speak about in-person studying after planning to stay with on-line studying for the remainder of the 12 months. “We’re not dashing. We have been getting ready for this for months, conferences, the COVID-19 activity pressure. …

DOTHAN, Ala. (WTVY) – The long run management of Dothan Metropolis Faculties was answered at a particular assembly of the Dothan Metropolis Faculty Council. It has been determined who will probably be Dothan City’s subsequent college superintendent, however not earlier than council members ring the bell. With a vote of 4 to three, Performing Superintendent …

HOUSTON – Educating kids throughout the pandemic has confirmed to be a problem with penalties that training advocates imagine will take years to appropriate. Some consultants have identified what they name the COVID-19 slide: Cognitive regression in kids who neglect what they’ve been taught, attributable to inconsistencies in the best way they have been pressured …

FARGO, ND (Valley Information Reside) – Public faculties in Fargo and West Fargo shall be working distance studying programs for quite a few days whereas their academics obtain the coronavirus vaccine. West Fargo center and excessive faculties will go digital on Wednesday, March 10. The district says there is no such thing as a adjustment …

(WOWT) – Under are as we speak’s immunization updates, together with information stories on new circumstances and different statistics of COVID-19 reported by well being officers in Nebraska and the USA. ‘Iowa. Maintain scrolling for useful hyperlinks and different data, together with cellphone numbers to name for assist signing up to your vaccine. Vaccinations for …

JACKSONVILLE, Florida – After a couple of combined messages on Thursday that led to some confusion for younger lecturers, the Florida Division of Emergency Administration deputy director cleared the air and stated the federally backed website on the Gateway Mall which opened on Wednesday will adjust to the federal directive – which means lecturers and …