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Education

Education at home scheme to be launched soon in Tamil Nadu, says CM Stalin

Stalin said the government was for the poor and common people and hence whatever was done should be beneficial to the downtrodden people

Deccan Chronicle - Top Stories - 1 hour ago

Miami-area teens involved in sword murder of high school student charged as adults, prosecutors say

Three teenagers involved in the brutal murder of a high school senior as he was being stabbed with a knife and sword will be charged as adults, authorities said Tuesday.

Fox News - US News - 3 hours ago

Opinion: To end angry school board meetings, parents' feelings must be validated

Parents want their anxieties noticed and their concerns recognized.

The San Diego Union-Tribune - Politics - 4 hours ago

High school scores and top performers from Tuesday, Oct. 26

High school district golf tournaments and girls volleyball playoffs highlight Tuesday's varsity scores and top performers list.

Orlando Sentinel - Top Stories - 4 hours ago

"Beloved" at center of latest battle in Virginia governor's race -- An ad being run by GOP candidate Glenn Youngkin features a parent upset that the book was being taught to her son, a high school senior.

An ad being run by GOP candidate Glenn Youngkin features a parent upset that the book was being taught to her son, a high school senior.

CBS News - US News - 7 hours ago

Jordan: Coordination has taken place from the beginning on school board 'threat' letter

Rep. Jim Jordan urges Attorney General Merrick Garland to revoke school board memo over lacking evidence of threats toward members.

Fox News - US News - 7 hours ago

Job Loss, Kids Denied Sports, Education Disrupted: Lawyers Share Impact of Vaccine Mandates on Clients

Proponents of vaccine mandates who say people have a choice to be vaccinated or not, are “completely disingenuous,” an Ontario lawyer says.

Epoch Times - World - 7 hours ago

Harvard student leaves school, cites 'white supremacy' after she couldn't discuss Breonna Taylor case

A black Harvard premedical student quit school in what she called a "great act of resistance" spurred by her professors' refusal to discuss the Breonna Taylor case before an exam.

Washington Examiner - Top Stories - 8 hours ago

Education Secretary Cardona: the Biden Administration is still 'examining loan forgiveness'

On Tuesday, Education Secretary Miguel Cardona told The Atlantic student loan forgiveness conversations are continuing.

CNBC - Top Stories - 8 hours ago

Millions of Venezuelan students return to school after COVID-19...

Those age 12 and up in Venezuela are now eligible for their first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine.

Peninsula Qatar - US News - 9 hours ago

San Diego student sues, objecting to school vaccine mandate for religious reasons

The 16-year-old is represented by a religious rights law firm.

Los Angeles Times - Science - 9 hours ago

As a Parent, I Would Rather Fake My Own Death Than Take Over Curriculum Planning From Teachers and School Boards -- Ben Mathis-Lilley

Please do not make me spend my extremely limited free time arguing about social studies textbooks.

Slate - Politics - 10 hours ago

Children Shouldn't Get COVID-19 Vaccines, Harvard Professor Says

Children should not get vaccinated against the virus that causes COVID-19, according to Harvard University professor of medicine ...

Epoch Times - Top Stories - 11 hours ago

Residential school abuse reported to department while Jean Chrétien was minister, records show -- Jorge Barrera -- News -- - -- Indigenous

While Jean Chrétien was minister of Indian affairs, his department received several reports — including one addressed directly to him — of mistreatment and physical abuse of children at residential schools, government records show.

CBC News - Top Stories - 11 hours ago

Massachusetts school district ditches Halloween to be more inclusive, will celebrate fall instead: report

A Massachusetts school district reportedly is foregoing Halloween festivities in its classrooms this year in favor of “fall celebrations” as part of an effort to be more inclusive.

Fox News - US News - 12 hours ago

Raffles Education responds to SGX queries on annual report; tycoon cuts stake in firm to less than 1%

Companies & Markets News -Oei Hong Leong no longer a substantial shareholder in company after selling around 90 million shares.. Read more at straitstimes.com.

The Straits Times - Business - 13 hours ago

Vaccine deadline looms for L.A. school district student athletes -- High school schools in the district will pull unvaccinated teens from their favorite sport or after-school activity if they are not vaccinated.

High school schools in the district will pull unvaccinated teens from their favorite sport or after-school activity if they are not vaccinated.

CBS News - Health - 14 hours ago

Japan's Princess Mako marries college sweetheart, loses royal status

Mako and fiance Kei Komuro, both 30, announced their engagement four years ago

Deccan Chronicle - Top Stories - 22 hours ago

Hochul gets COVID booster at nursing school ribbon-cutting in upstate N.Y.

The governor, who previously got the one-shot Johnson & Johnson vaccine back in March, encouraged eligible New Yorkers to join her in rolling up their sleeves.

New York Daily News - Politics - 1 day ago

Opponents of critical race theory seek to flip school boards

In school board races around the country, activists are running against critical race theory.

Los Angeles Times - Top Stories - 1 day ago

Brevard parents speak out on COVID-19 school protocols | Commentary

Brevard County mothers, Families for Safe Schools members comment about their issues with the lack of COVID-19 safety protocols in Brevard County Schools.

Orlando Sentinel - Opinion - 1 day ago

First Look -- US school districts convert to electric buses for cleaner air -- From Los Angeles to Miami, school districts throughout the United States are joining a small but growing movement to switch from diesel to electric buses. The motivations run from cheaper operation costs to wanting kids to breathe cleaner air.

From Los Angeles to Miami, school districts throughout the United States are joining a small but growing movement to switch from diesel to electric buses. The motivations run from cheaper operation costs to wanting kids to breathe cleaner air.

Christian Science Monitor - Environment - 2 days ago

School of the Art Institute graduate takes top prize with 'Memoria' at 57th Chicago Film Festival

"Memoria" and "Drive My Car" dominate the global slate of this year's Chicago International Film Festival award winners

Chicago Tribune - Entertainment - 2 days ago

NCALL and TD Bank present Financial Education program

DOVER — NCALL together with the TD Bank Financial Education program, will host two one-hour long sessions titled, Build and Maintain Great Credit. The resource session are free and will be …

Bay to Bay News - Business - 2 days ago

What Jill Biden won't address in her Jewish school speech

Words are easy. Actions are the true measure of commitment, the barometer by which we can gauge the Biden administration's genuine support of and friendship for the state of Israel and the Jewish people.

Washington Examiner - World - 3 days ago

Without firm school mask mandate deadlines, 'we can sleepwalk into indefinite masking,' says Harvard professor

Harvard associate professor Joseph Allen explains why he's advocating setting firm masking deadlines in schools across the U.S.

CNBC - Health - 4 days ago

Florida politicians suddenly like protesters who threaten, intimidate school board members | Editorial

When Floridians demonstrated over George Floyd's death, politicians passed a law cracking down on protests. Now, when parents protest school board mask mandates, those same politicians are suddenly in love with the First Amendment, even when those mask protesters threaten school board members with violence.

Orlando Sentinel - Opinion - 4 days ago

Highest-paying jobs in San Francisco that don't require a college

Stacker compiled the highest paying jobs that don't require a college degree in San...

Houston Chronicle - Weird - 4 days ago

Free community college 'seals the deal' for many. Scrapping Biden's plan weighs heavily.

Free community college can be a strong message for Hispanic students, but experts say facilitating college attendance and completion goes beyond tuition.

NBC News - Top Stories - 6 days ago

Maryland eyes COVID vaccines at school clinics as eligibility for children approaches

In anticipation of federal regulators soon authorizing vaccines for children ages 5 to 11, state and county health officials in Maryland are preparing to launch school-based vaccination clinics and specialty sites for this age group in addition to offering shots at existing clinics.

The Baltimore Sun - Health - 6 days ago

Hundreds of San Diego area students skip school as families protest vaccine mandate

With several rallies around city, some districts saw slight impact on attendance; San Diego Unified saw 1.5 percent attendance decline

The San Diego Union-Tribune - Health - 7 days ago

Anti-vaccine school in Florida tells kids to stay home if they get a COVID shot

The school, which also barred vaccinated teachers, pushes vaccine falsehoods.

Ars Technica - Science - 8 days ago

College student warns of dangers of social media

NYU junior Rikki Schlott details the dangerous impacts engaging with social media can have on kids.

Fox News - Technology - 9 days ago

Florida bills target pet records, school sales-tax holiday

Bills proposed to protect pet adopters and provide a sales tax holiday for back to school.

Orlando Sentinel - Health - 11 days ago

When parents scream at school board meetings, how can I teach their children?

2021 NYS teacher of the year Jennifer Wolfe writes that watching parents and others yell, threaten, throw temper tantrums and weaponize their children's emotions to voice their staunch objection to mask mandates and Critical Race Theory has been ghastly.

CNN - Opinion - 12 days ago

Newsom signs bill to require ethnic studies for California high school students

Students in California public high schools will be required to take a one-semester ethnic...

San Francisco Chronicle - Politics - 18 days ago

Educator at Deer Park Middle Magnet School in Baltimore County is Maryland Teacher of the Year

Brianna Ross, a social studies teacher at Deer Park Middle Magnet School in Randallstown, was one of eight finalists for the 2021-22 academic year.

The Baltimore Sun - Business - 18 days ago

Los Angeles school district mandates COVID-19 vaccines for students

The Los Angeles Board of Education approved a proposal Thursday that would require all students 12 and older to be vaccinated by January.

New York Daily News - Health - 1 month ago

Higher Education Is Indispensable and Deeply Meaningful if Done Properly | Opinion

I think college is worth it if you don't think of it as a finishing school or a trade school.

Newsweek - Opinion - 1 month ago

Anti-mask Florida dad charged with child abuse for attack on student outside daughter's high school

A Florida dad fighting his daughter’s high school’s mask mandate assaulted another student, pushing her and wrenching her arm, according to police.

New York Daily News - Health - 2 months ago

Has Your School Had a COVID Outbreak? Is Your District Following CDC Guidelines? Help Us Report.

As the Delta variant spreads across the country, ProPublica is reporting on the health and safety of students. Tell ProPublica whether your school is following CDC guidelines and whether any students, faculty or staff have gotten sick.

ProPublica - Top Stories - 2 months ago