High school student from Wicomico County seen in video with gun, making racist threats
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- Cincinnati.com | The Enquirer
In two months, the Forest Hills School Board has managed to turn neighbor against neighbor and brought negative attention to a peaceful community.
- Idaho Statesman
“The Quality Education Act gives the people of Idaho a chance to reclaim a principle ... declared 132 years ago.”
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.
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 […]
Cuban says he supports the proposal backed by President Joe Biden that would cancel up to $10,000 in student loans per borrower. In the past, Cuban said that student-loan forgiveness could boost the economy, but explained that the problem should be fixed by addressing the “ridiculous tuition fees” from colleges and Universities. “Forgiving the debt is the worst thing you can do,” Cuban said in 2015.
- The Daily Advertiser
As families prepare to send their children back to school this fall, are there enough teachers to welcome them?
- The 74
Supreme Court decisions can feel like tectonic shifts – indeed, many people describe them with just such imagery. For the Dobbs abortion ruling, such a feeling reflects reality, with nearly 50 years of precedent upended. But for Carson v. Makin, arguably the biggest education case on the just-completed docket, not so much. Carson was important, […]
- 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.
- 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
- The Florida Times-Union
Teacher shortages continue to impact the State of Florida. What does that mean for Duval County Public Schools?
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.
(Bloomberg) -- Scott Lindberg’s dream of becoming a petroleum engineer was fueled by childhood drives through Texas oil country with his energy-consultant father, passing pumpjacks and pipeline hubs that kept the world’s biggest economy humming.Most Read from BloombergNatural Gas Soars 700%, Becoming Driving Force in the New Cold WarRoaring US Rental Market Shows Early Signs of Slowing DownUS, Allies Discuss Capping Russian Oil at $40-$60 a Barrel to Cut War FinancingWall Street Says a Recession
- Yahoo Finance Singapore
GCE ‘A’ Level dropout founded S'pore cybersecurity startup watchTowr that raises US$10.25m in 9 months
Do you need a university degree to be successful in life? Benjamin Harris, founder and CEO of cybersecurity startup watchTowr thinks otherwise.