Students at the University of Virginia returned to class Wednesday for the first time since a shooting happened on grounds Nov. 13, killing three students and injuring two others.
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- Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Texas high school football playoff schedule for the 2022 season from Class 6A through Class 1A six-man.
- The 74
National test results released in September 2022 show unprecedented losses in math and reading scores since the pandemic disrupted schooling for millions of children. In response, educational leaders and policymakers across the country are eager to reverse these trends and catch these students back up to where they would have been. But this renewed concern […]
- LA Times
The proposal to require a fourth year of math, first proposed in 2016, was widely opposed by education advocates.
The Biden administration on Wednesday extended a pause on student loan payments, yet borrowers should prepare for the eventual resumption of payments by saving the amount they would otherwise owe, experts advise. In August, the Biden administration announced a plan to forgive up to $10,000 in federal loans for low-and-middle-income borrowers without Pell grants, and up to $20,000 for borrowers with Pell grants. The student loan payment pause was set to expire on Dec. 31.
Student Loan Forgiveness: Approval Letters Are Being Sent, But It Doesn’t Mean You’ll Get Money — Here’s Why
Despite legal entanglements that have temporarily halted the Biden administration's federal student loan forgiveness program, administration officials continue to inform borrowers that they are...
- The Intelligencer
Pennridge graduates enter a world in which nations are increasingly interdependent. It's unconscionable to make junior-year World History optional.
- The Telegraph
Cracking down on foreign students entering the country would put universities at risk of going bust, the Government’s chief migration adviser has warned.
- The Gadsden Times
What were these students that were rolling up these huge mounds of debt thinking, and who did they think was ultimately responsible?
- Fox News
University of Idaho students will have the option to learn remotely or in person after four students were murdered on Nov. 13. No suspects have been identified.
Amazon Inc will shut down a food-delivery business it was testing in India, the e-commerce giant said on Friday, a day after it announced the winding down of its online learning platform for high-school students in the country. Amazon Food, a business the company was trialing in the southern Indian city of Bengaluru, would be discontinued, it said. "As part of our annual operating planning review process, we have made the decision to discontinue Amazon Food," a company spokesperson told Reuters.
- Florida Today
Readers share their views in letters to the editor.
- LA Times
The non-profit Equity Lab aims to bring elite university courses to underserved high school students to boost their college aspirations.
- AZCentral | The Arizona Republic
Cove Day School, which sits near several abandoned uranium mines, was set for replacement years ago, but nothing has happened.
- Hilton Head Island Packet
The school boards in Charleston and Berkeley counties flipped overnight. Will Beaufort be next?
- Raleigh News and Observer
People entering the schools will have to pass through a scanner that’s supposed to detect if they’re carrying a concealed weapon.
- Fox News
A California appeals court ruled against the San Diego Unified School District’s controversial COVID-19 student vaccine mandate this week following pushback.
- The Metrowest Daily News
Wayland Police Chief Sean Gibbons has seven days to revoke his acceptance of an employment settlement that calls for him to resign on Dec. 20.
- American City Business Journals
A new collaborative program from the University of Texas' McCombs School of Business aims to introduce new energy technology. It has the backing of BP, Amazon, Chevron and others.
The student loan payment pause -- which was set to end Dec. 31, 2022 -- will be extended to the end of June 2023 as the Biden administration awaits the Supreme Court's ruling on the federal student...