Gov. Hogan responds to Baltimore City School grading changes
- Fox News
Los Angeles public schools mandated all employees to undergo "implicit/unconscious bias training," which teaches that "merit" and "individualism" are rooted in whiteness.
- The Tennessean
Gov. Bill Lee under fire following Hillsdale College leader's comments, plus upcoming TCAP scores.
A new student-loan company is now taking over the accounts of public servants seeking debt cancellation
Along with account transfers, the Public Service Loan Forgiveness waiver expires in four months. Advocates say those borrowers need continued relief.
- Poets & Quants
Liu Qiangdong, also known as Richard Liu, the founder of the Beijing-based e-commerce site JD.com, is accused of sexually assaulting a Minnesota student in 2018. Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office An associate dean and long-time ... The post Minnesota Carlson Associate Dean Accused Of Misconduct In High-Profile Sex Assault Case appeared first on Poets&Quants.
For months, Kazumi Sato, a nutritionist at a middle school in eastern Tokyo, has received notices about hikes in ingredient prices. Mindful of the economic hardships many of the students' families face, local authorities are loath to pass the burden of pricier school lunches on to them. For Sato, that has meant constantly adjusting lunch recipes so that Senju Aoba Junior High School's kitchen can stay within budget.
- Daily Commercial
Ted Wolf, who retired as the principal of Villages Elementary of Lady Lake 12 years ago, weighs in on the Leesburg High School band situation.
- Idaho Statesman
“The Quality Education Act gives the people of Idaho a chance to reclaim a principle ... declared 132 years ago.”
In Vietnam, a startup called Azota wants to help with an online software platform that not only helps educators develop and proctor tests, but also automatically grades them using information from Vietnamese teaching materials. The company announced today it has raised $2.4 million in pre-Series A funding led by GGV Capital, with participation from Nextrans and returning investor Do Ventures. Founded last year, Azota now counts 700,000 teachers and 10 million students in primary, secondary and high schools among its users.
- Daytona Beach News-Journal
Some students said that Daniel Dye was struck first by the other student as part of a game at Father Lopez High School in Daytona Beach.
- The Anderson Independent-Mail
As Anderson University issued a letter to clarify its statement of Christian faith, LGBTQ activists say 139 people have pledged to pull funding.
- The 74
It’s the start of a nervous summer for school superintendents and H.R. folks. Idaho has hundreds of teacher vacancies, and many schools can’t find qualified applicants. That could translate into unfilled positions and larger class sizes — and inexperienced teachers in hard-to-fill disciplines such as math, science and special education. Idaho schools are fully feeling […]
- Los Angeles Times Opinion
The Supreme Court threw out decades of legal precedent on school prayer with a decision that ignored the facts as well as the importance of not proselytizing to students.
The Biden administration on Tuesday will launch a new effort to recruit 250,000 mentors and tutors to help students who have fallen back in their learning during the coronavirus pandemic, the White House said. The program, which will be led by AmeriCorps and the Department of Education along with other service organizations, will seek to get adults to fill the roles over the next three years. Students on average are two to four months behind in reading and math as a result of the pandemic, a White House official said.
- The Tennessean
Hillsdale College President Larry Arnn disparaged teachers. Bill Lee should not tolerate that. | Opinion
Educators or colleges of education are not the problems. They certainly are not “dumb" like Hillsdale College President Larry Arnn implies.
- IndyStar | The Indianapolis Star
IndyStar asked several legal experts what the implications of the ruling are on coaches and schools.
President Biden is the only person who can unilaterally relieve 43 million borrowers of some of their collective $1.7 trillion debt. So what is he waiting for?
- Erie Times News
Dave Grossman, a retired Army lieutenant colonel, will lead a two-day seminar on school safety. Critics say he promotes the use of deadly force.
- The Conversation
The core of education is to enable young learners to be kind, giving members of society. David Brewster/Star Tribune via Getty Images Curious Kids is a series for children of all ages. If you have a question you’d like an expert to answer, send it to firstname.lastname@example.org. Why do us kids have to go to school? – Vanessa C., age 10, Gilbert, Arizona Kids go to school for many reasons. Where and when depends on their age, location, parental preference and local policies. Parents send th
These student loan refi rates dipped slightly. Here’s who should, and should not, refinance their student loans
MarketWatch Picks has highlighted these products and services because we think readers will find them useful; the MarketWatch News staff is not involved in creating this content. For 10-year fixed rate loans, the average student loan refinancing rate leveled off at 5.79%, down from 5.80% the week prior, according to the latest rates from Credible for the week ending 7/5. More than 40 million Americans are on the hook for student loan debt totaling more than $1.7 trillion dollars — so it’s not surprising that many people are looking to refinance their student loans.
- Ft. Smith Southwest Times Record
U of A Razorbug delivers diplomas to 2022 graduates in Fort Smith