Education

Kentucky school choice law challenged by Council for Better Education

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – A group that fought for – and won – a landmark education case in Kentucky have said they plan to sue the state’s new choice of law law. school. In an email sent to all Kentucky superintendents obtained by The Courier Journal, the Council for Better Education …

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Enterprise Board of Education appoints new ECS superintendent

COMPANY, Alabama (WTVY) – The company’s board of directors held a special board meeting tonight to appoint the new director of the corporate city schools. The board has named a very familiar face as Dr Zel Thomas will soon be the next superintendent removing the assistant from his current title. …

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Webinar Replay: Third Cycle Review of Higher Education Emergency Aid Fund (HEERF III) – Consumer Protection

United States: Webinar Replay: Third Cycle Review of Higher Education Emergency Aid Fund (HEERF III) June 03, 2021 Duane Morris LLP To print this article, simply register or connect to Mondaq.com. A replay of the webinar, “Postgraduate Review of Higher Education Emergency Assistance Funds (HEERF III)” is now available. About …

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How the edtech industry can help get education back on track

As we reflect on the past 14 months in education, we all understand the toll the COVID-19 pandemic has taken on students, teachers, and schools in the United States and around the world. With this understanding, we must seek ways in which we, the edtech industry, can add real value …

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Heliport accident analysis highlights importance of proper design and education

Through Jen Boyer | June 1, 2021 Estimated reading time 11 minutes, 12 seconds. While many helicopter accidents at helipads between 1965 and 2013 in the United States were ultimately attributed to pilot error, the real culprits appear to be a lack of adherence to accepted design standards and inadequate …

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New law allows SC Education to lead fire commissions after takeover

COLUMBIA, SC (AP) – New law in South Carolina allows the state’s director of education to fire the entire school board in districts where too many schools have been found to be “underachieving.” The law, signed by Governor Henry McMaster after easily passing the House and Senate, comes into effect …

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The funding and the drive to transform education are there – the moment must be seized

In March 2020, the lives of every American changed when COVID-19 shut down preschool learning programs, K-12 schools, and college campuses for more than 70 million American children, youth and students. Suddenly millions more parents – from baristas to bus drivers to politicians – with homebound students have been made …

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Nelson County 2021 graduates ‘stronger’ after unprecedented year | Education

In his remarks, Foley thanked family, friends, mentors and loved ones as well as educators whose impact “extends in and out of the classroom.” Foley said the older people who graduated that day were very different from the freshmen who entered high school four years before, having been touched by …

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Veterans Education Administrator Appointed Acting Superintendent of DOE

A selection committee led by the chair of the Board of Education has named a high school principal and a veteran administrator as her choice to lead Hawaii’s public schools when they fully reopen in the fall after more than a year. mostly online courses during the pandemic. Waipahu High …

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Kenwood Middle School Receives STEM Designation from TN Department of Education

CLARKSVILLE, TN – The Clarksville-Montgomery County School System is proud to announce that Kenwood Middle School has received a STEM designation from the Tennessee Department of Education. Kenwood is one of 13 recognized schools in the state in 2021. It will be the first middle school designated by the CMCSS …

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