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Pune: A Celebration of Writing and Readi...

The APJ Abdul Kalam auditorium in Pashan, a suburb of Pune, was packed with students, alumni, teachers, principals of various schools and authors as DAV public school celebrated the written word during of a literary conclave at the beginning of the month. At the heart of the conclave led by CV Madhavi, Principal of DAV […]

Tommy Welch says he’s ready to ‘kick off

“I’m not the kind of person to just say ‘hey, I feel like I’m ready to be superintendent, I might as well apply for any job,’” Welch said in a public interview Friday after noon to become Boston’s next superintendent. “I would only lead a district that I am emotionally and physically connected to,” he […]

MTSU staff prepare more than 290 high sc...

MURFRESBORO, Tenn. – For the past 37 years, the Tennessee Governor’s School for the Arts, hosted by MTSU’s College of Liberal Arts, has been a tool for the education, training, and development of high school arts students across Tennessee. This year, more than 290 of these young artists will perform and showcase their talents at […]

Newcomers Call Quebec Bill 96 Clause Abs...

Aaron Berk has been living in Quebec for about eight months. Originally from Ontario, he moved to the province on a two-year work contract and began taking French lessons. He calls learning French fun, but learning the language within a strict deadline – not so much. “The idea of ​​getting mastery in six months seems […]

China reopens visas for Australians, but...

After years of studying in Australia, Lynn Luo is eager to return to China: she has already booked her return ticket for August. Key points: From this week, Australians can apply for work or family reunification visas for China This is the first time the country has opened its borders to new visa applicants in […]

Liberty Times op-ed: China’s ‘truth’ was

China’s “peaceful rise” in recent years has been marked by repeated instances of aggressive and unreasonable behavior, to the point that the foul language and spurious arguments spouted by Chinese Communist Party (CCP) apparatchiks do not even make more headline news. However, several recent statements by senior CCP officials have been so absurd that they […]

Rowan University and Camden City School ...

Rowan University and Camden City School District (CCSD) announced on June 23 an expanded Pathways to College program that will allow 11e and 12e grade-level students to earn free college credit toward a four-year degree. Under the agreement, Camden High School juniors and seniors will complete up to four semesters of college coursework with faculty […]

The Arts Connection – Voices of the Mont

| FEATURED By Dennis Taylor A favorite childhood memory, says Juan Sánchez, stands alongside his father’s piano, singing a Spanish-language version of the wistful “If I Were a Rich Man” from the iconic Broadway musical “Fiddler on the Roof “. Life was good for young Juan, who grew up in Spain, in a family whose […]

Mingyi Li | Members | Language, Cultur...

Mingyi Li Ph.D. student, scholarship holder in language and literacies teachingOntario Institute for Studies in Education, University of TorontoToronto, Ontario, [email protected] I am a first year Ph.D. student in the language and literacies program at OISE/UofT. During my master’s at OISE, I explored how Western influence affected Chinese doctoral students’ understanding of the West before […]

Caroline Greaney ’21 | Alumni Profiles

Caroline Greaney ’21 Throughout my time at Brandeis, the English department has provided me with unparalleled opportunities to explore my diverse literary interests, from environmental literature to high fantasy. I learned to write with purpose, critically evaluate sources, and confidently exchange ideas with my peers. I am especially grateful for the department’s support in writing […]

Generous Grant Enables Expansion of Refu...

Job : June 23, 2022 Generous grant enables expansion of services for refugees and newcomers The $425,000 grant from the WK Kellogg Foundation will help students arriving from other countries and seeking asylum and refugee status in Albuquerque. The APS Education Foundation received the grant, which will be used to support the Albuquerque Public Schools […]

Selkirk College Business Plan Competitio...

Combining all of their learnings from the past two years, Selkirk College business students turned theory into reality in the first in-person business plan competition in three years. From refurbishing antiques to e-bike services, the variety of business ideas created by students spurred a buzz of energy in the Castlegar campus pit in late March. […]

The Brazilian Association of Descendants...

NNN: The Brazilian Association of Descendants of Lagos (BDA) in Lagos, in collaboration with the Federative Republic of Brazil, launched the Portuguese course in the state. Ms. Taiwo Salvador, director of education research, BDA, said in a statement on Thursday that the program aims to promote the Portuguese language and give young people a world-class […]

Isolated Putin says trade with China and...

Russian President Vladimir Putin is seen here during a meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping weeks before the launch of Russia’s unprovoked attack on Ukraine. During the meeting, the two countries signed a “limitless pact” Anadolu Agency | Anadolu Agency | Getty Images In a transparent attempt to end his international isolation after the war […]

Sale of Stevens Elementary School to mov...

KAREN VIBERT-KENNEDY Thaddeus Stevens Elementary School, above, which currently has around 250 students and 34 professional and support staff, will close from June 30. At its meeting this week, the Williamsport Area School Board agreed to seek a local real estate agency to list and sell Stevens Elementary School. Earlier this […]

Concordia hosts free NASA virtual coding...

Concordia College Concordia College, Moorhead, Minnesota, is offering a free NASA professional development activity in the classroom workshop, Spheros in Science, for Minnesota K-12 teachers to integrate coding into their school curriculum. Classes run August 1-5 and will take place virtually. Participants will receive a free Sphero BOLT, a robotic ball that users can code […]

AFCLC and Air Force Cyber ​​College Host

MAXWELL AIR FORCE BASE, Alabama — The ability to disrupt US military and civilian operations is no longer a hypothetical exercise perpetrated by bad actors. In fact, the number of cyber threats to the country’s security is increasing exponentially every year. In response, 29 Language Enabled Airman Program scholars – including […]

Kaspersky Reveals Unknown APT Actor ‘Tod

Kaspersky on Tuesday shared research showing an advanced persistent threat actor – called ToddyCat – of currently unknown origin. Antivirus vendor Kaspersky tracked the Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) actor’s activities through December 2020; Since then, ToddyCat has attacked high-profile targets in European and Asian countries, including Taiwan, Vietnam, India, Russia, UK, Iran, etc. According […]

Stanley Johnson calls for ban on Chinese...

Boris Johnson’s father has called on the British Parliament to lift the ban on the Chinese ambassador ahead of his own visit to China to retrace the steps of Marco Polo. Stanley Johnson is planning a summer trip to Xinjiang province, home to the Uyghur minority persecuted by Beijing, for a TV show about the […]

Summer Learning: Camp Curiosity continue...

Deer Park Elementary vibrated with the sound of children laughing and learning Tuesday morning. The school hosts Camp Curiosity, a four-week program that offers migrant children the opportunity to learn and better master the English language. The camp, which has 27 teachers and 20 assistants, is offered annually and is jointly funded by Daviess County […]

Long Island Spanish School faces an unce...

Spanish School Enrollment Problems The Westbury Year-Round Spanish School is at risk of closing due to declining enrolment. WESTBURY, NY – Westbury’s year-round Spanish school is at risk of closing. Parents like Mary Lewis pray that he survives. “It’s a place filled with love, magic and authenticity,” Lewis said. “As a parent when you leave […]

No, the Soviet and Chinese communists ha...

In a recent interview with Fox News, conservative commentator and longtime foreign policy pundit Monica Crowley made a bold claim: Overseas communists have controlled key institutions of American life for decades. Crowley, who served as assistant secretary for public affairs in the Treasury Department during the Trump administration, was interviewed in the June 12 edition […]

Hillsborough County – Six Outstanding St

Job June 21, 2022 | 3:28 p.m. Middle and high school students honored for their leadership, volunteerism and success despite difficulties Each year the Hillsborough County Board of Commissioners Youth Excellence and Achievement Award (YEA!) recognize the positive contributions of young people in three categories: leadership, volunteering or community service, and success despite difficult […]

College Students Become Engineers at Nor...

History submitted by North Florida College Middle school students from Hamilton, Jefferson, Lafayette, and Madison counties, and Lake Park, Georgia, explored the fields of manufacturing, robotics, and engineering at North Florida College’s Robotics Camp held June 6-9.Throughout the four-day summer camp, students frequented the NFC campus to create Lego Mindstorms EV3 robots, participate in STEM-related […]

Japan’s refugee policy could be changed

Placeholder while loading article actions TOKYO — Since Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, refugee-averse Japan has taken in more than 1,300 people fleeing the conflict and provided social services to help them assimilate — a rare and surprising move which could mark a turning point in the country’s longstanding restrictions on such people. fleeing violence and […]

Ukraine News: Kremlin calls 2 captured A...

Victory Square in Kaliningrad, Russia last year. The Russian enclave is nestled between Lithuania and Poland on the Baltic Sea.Credit…Emile Ducke for The New York Times Russian authorities on Monday threatened NATO member Lithuania with reprisals if the Baltic country did not quickly reverse its ban on transporting certain goods to the Russian enclave of […]

George Lamming, famous Caribbean novelis...

Placeholder while loading article actions George Lamming, a Barbadian author who placed the legacy of colonialism at the center of his novels and lyrical essays, earning a reputation as one of the finest Caribbean writers of his generation, died on June 4 in a nursing home in Bridgetown, the capital of his country. He was […]

SBS language | Finding Inner Peace and ...

Since the first International Yoga Day held on June 21, 2015, yoga continues to be practiced across the world as a way to exercise the body and calm the mind. Strong points: International Yoga Day was initiated by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. 177 members of the United Nations passed a resolution on December 11, […]

A better solution to Law 96? Fund Anglo...

It’s no secret that Bill 96, Quebec’s new French language law, has created an abundance of unrest in the province – whether among English language rights groups, health professionals, education experts and many others. Over the past few months, many experts have questioned the legality of the bill and wondered if there is a better […]

Beyond Russia: The real threat to human ...

Can human rights and international humanitarian law survive when the great powers ignore it? This is the question posed by the widespread summary executions and indiscriminate shelling of civilians by Russian forces in Ukraine. In the case of Ukraine, at least, many governments seem determined to strengthen international standards. To date, 43 countries have requested […]

The Air Force’s first fifth-generation f

Each Air Warfare Instructor Course (AWIC) includes a Fighter Combat Instructor Course (FCI), which debuted for the F-35A Lightning II this year. The Commanding Officer of No. 2 Operational Conversion Unit, Wing Commander Jordan Sander, spoke with Squadron Leader Eamon Hamilton about the introduction of a fifth generation fighter capability into the ‘AWIC. What planning […]

SCERT Transition Courses: English and Ur...

As the new academic year has started for schools in Maharashtra, the State Council for Educational Research and Training (SCERT) has launched a specially prepared bridging course to help children deal with learning loss of the previous school year. But apart from the schools offering a Marathi curriculum, all the others are struggling to implement […]

Hong Kong lawyers are next target of Xi’

(Bloomberg) – Veteran human rights lawyer Michael Vidler decided it was too dangerous to work in Hong Kong at a time when a judge appointed to handle national security law cases involved offering a legal support for democracy activists could be a crime. Judge Stanley Chan cited a contact card naming two law firms, including […]

George Lamming, giant of modern West Ind...

NEW YORK — George Lamming, a giant of postcolonial literature whose novels, essays and speeches influenced readers and peers in his native Barbados and around the world, has died at 94. His death this month was confirmed by Barbados Prime Minister Mia Mottley, who said: “Wherever George Lamming went he embodied that voice and that […]

Sergio Camacho helps shape the lives of ...

Being the target of bullying and rarely being able to defend himself as a child encouraged Sergio Camacho to enroll in a karate school in his hometown of Aguascalientes, Mexico. And what was initially born out of necessity turned into the beginning of a long career in martial arts – his way of life. “After […]

Reflection on Father’s Day: travel, lang

On this Father’s Day, I reflect on how traveling and learning languages ​​changed my own father’s life and provided me with an example. If you are considering travel booking or sign up for a new credit card please click here. Both support LiveAndLetsFly.com. If you haven’t followed us on Facebook Where instagramadd us today. travel […]

Texas GOP platform calls for school ban ...

Sign up for The Brief, our daily newsletter that keeps readers up to date with the most essential news from Texas. The Texas Republican Party voted Saturday on two new party platform planks aimed at banning the teaching of sex and sexuality in schools while simultaneously calling on Texas schools to teach the “dignity of […]

Chris Thompson-Lang returned from Afghan...

Chris Thompson-Lang spent 14 years in the military as a combat engineer, serving in East Timor and Afghanistan. It was an experience that would expose him to great harm and leave him indelibly changed. “In Afghanistan, I was involved in the detection and removal of improvised explosive devices – IEDs,” he says. Each time an […]

China wants to censor all comments on so...

The new changes concern Provisions relating to the management of Internet services for the publication of commentsa regulation that came into force in 2017. Five years later, the Cyberspace Administration wants to bring it up to date. “The proposed revisions primarily update the current version of the ‘Comment Rules’ to bring them into line with […]

University of Helsinki closes Chinese-fu...

Universities in Western countries are closing Chinese-sponsored centers on campuses. The Confucius Institute at the University of Helsinki has been in operation for 15 years. Image: Harri Fagerholm/Yle This week, the University of Helsinki terminated the contract with its on-campus Confucius Institute, a teaching center specializing in Chinese language and culture. Beijing would have liked […]

Indigenous News Roundup, June 12-18, 202...

WASHINGTON- Here is a summary of news related to Native Americans in the United States this week: Interior Secretary Haaland Creates First Tribal Advisory Committee Native American tribes have long complained that they are not included in the development of federal policies that affect them. US Secretary of the Interior Deb Haaland on Wednesday announced […]

EDUCATION COUNCIL Willmar Public School ...

BOARD OF EDUCATION Willmar Public Schools – ISD 347 Willmar, MN 56201 Minutes of Regular School Board Meeting May 9, 2022 Regular Board Meeting Called to Order by Chair Justin Bos at 4:30 p.m. Members Present : Mary Amon, Jay Lawton , Randy Frederickson, Mike Reynolds, Scott Thaden, Justin Bos, Tammy Barnes Absent: Motion by […]

Law Firm Pomerantz Announces Class Actio...

NEW YORK, June 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Pomerantz LLP announces that a class action lawsuit has been filed against Yext, Inc. (“Yext” or the “Company”) (NYSE: YEXT) and certain of its former officers. The class action, filed in United States District Court for the Southern District of New Yorkand registered under number 22-cv-05127, is on […]

Liao Yiwu explains China’s brutal pandem

BERLIN, Germany — In a quiet Berlin neighborhood popular with the city’s academic elite is the home of Chinese dissident writer Liao Yiwu and his wife Lu Yang. With its wide porch leading to a lush garden lined with bamboo, the place looks more like the house of the city’s chief doctor than the refuge […]

World Tour Veteran Jordy Smith Breaks WS...

“The end of the playoff round was brutal. Nat Young sat sadly in murky water for a full half hour in a loss to Jordy without a wave to ride.” Today I taught fourteen year olds a dramatic monologue about a disgruntled teenager who takes a bread knife down the street and stab someone. It […]

Teaching Watergate: What do we learn and...

In the DC area, Watergate is not taught explicitly, but teachers use the events surrounding the scandal to illustrate larger dynamics within a democracy. A half-century ago Friday, the break-in at the Democratic National Committee offices at the Watergate complex in DC’s Foggy Bottom led to an investigation that gripped the country for two years […]

Hong Kong: One year after the closure of...

On June 24, 2021, Apple DailyHong Kong’s largest Chinese-language opposition newspaper, was forced to close after police raided its premises and the government froze the assets of its parent company. A year later, seven former employees of the media, including its founder Jimmy Lai, are still being held and face life imprisonment (see full list […]

An NGO seeks to include sign language in...

A non-governmental organization, Friends Of People With Disability, has called on the Lagos State government to include sign language in the school curriculum, for educational inclusiveness for people with physical disabilities across the state. Speaking at the recent launch of the Sign Language Club in Lagos, FOPWD Executive Director Aku Orduh said the initiative was […]

OUT THERE: How to beat Yosemite’s reserv

Another version of the evolving reservation system in Yosemite National Park is back this summer, confusing some visitors and frustrating businesses that cater to Yosemite-bound tourists. One way to avoid hassles — including traffic queues and crowded parking lots — is to get up early, hit the road early, and get into the park before […]

Michigan Becomes 14th State to Mandate P...

Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer addresses the state during a speech in Lansing, Michigan on October 8, 2020. Michigan Governor’s Office via AP Michigan is now officially the 14th state in the United States to guarantee its students access to a personal finance education course prior to high school graduation. On Thursday, Governor Gretchen Whitmer signed […]

Book-It’s ‘The Bonesetter’s Daughter’ is

theater review “These are the things I shouldn’t forget,” reads the first line of LuLing’s memoir, as passed down to her daughter Ruth. This line, and the sentiment behind it, launches a multi-generational journey and exploration of the importance of preserving generational knowledge in Book-It Repertory Theater’s production of “The Bonesetter’s Daughter,” adapted by Desdemona […]

Improve how we identify and support stud...

The American Rescue Plan Act has set aside $800 million to support the identification, enrollment and participation in schools of homeless students. This influx of funding has created a historic opportunity to strengthen services for one of the most underserved groups of students in American schools. We draw on several recently published studies to, first, […]

Springfield Rotary awards over $8,000 in...

Baileigh Rhoads received a $2,500 scholarship from the Martin family, which is renewable for three more years if her GPA is at least 2.75 and she is a full-time student. Rhoads is a graduate of the Global Impact STEM Academy (GISA) and Clark State College, and will attend college in West Virginia. She started a […]

Building CHamoru language learning resou...

Some examples of The Guam Bus’ next game, Guam Bus Bingo. The bingo game is an opportunity for families to connect using the CHamoru language, and is designed specifically to capture the interest of children. Courtesy of Michael Lujan Bevacqua I started offering my free lessons to the CHamoru language community via Zoom in 2020 […]

Artist Works in Extreme Heat to Meet Dea...

A local artist works in the extreme heat to meet a deadline to complete a mural project in Chicago’s Chinatown. Despite the record high temperatures and humidity, Richard Lo told NBC 5 that his work was a “labor of love”. “The mural is for the neighborhood,” he said. “It’s for them.” Lo has been painting […]

Triple shooting in Detroit that left 2 d...

DETROIT –Martinus Wilson and Nathan Mosby were shot in Detroit six years ago and the killers have never been caught. The two were killed and another person was injured after someone opened fire on their car at 3 a.m. on June 15, 2016 in the 6000 block of Rohns Street in Detroit. Martinus Wilson was […]

“Zero covid” and confinements in China m

Placeholder while loading article actions By most accounts, Zhu Aitao has it all. Now she’s ready to leave it all behind. The 35-year-old, from China’s Shandong province, lives in Beijing’s wealthiest neighborhood with her husband – her high school sweetheart – and their two young children. They own their house and two cars, a BMW […]

Canada Post unveils new stamp honoring I...

Considered a Father of Confederation for his role in the efforts that led to the creation of Nunavut This press release can also be read in Inuktut (click here). RANKIN INLET, NUDE, June 14, 2022 /CNW/ – At an event today at Rankin Inlet, Nunavut, Canada The Post has unveiled a new commemorative stamp recognizing […]

SACUA Talks Speaker Representation and V...

The Senate Advisory Committee on University Affairs met Monday in a hybrid format in the Ruthven Building to discuss SACUA’s summer retreat, mask policies for the upcoming fall semester, and student representation. lecturers in the faculty senate. SACUA members first discussed inviting Past Presidents to speak at the SACUA Annual Retreat, an off-campus gathering before […]

‘Orientation’: plan for arriving asylum

After arriving at Kigali International Airport, asylum seekers will be handed over to the Rwandan authorities and taken to the city’s Hope Hostel. “Then they will have the opportunity to rest, or have breakfast, clean their rooms,” Rwandan government spokeswoman Yolande Makolo said. “And then, at some point during the day, or the next day, […]

Job Service and NDDoH websites now avail...

As part of a pilot program with North Dakota Information Technology, the Job Service North Dakota and North Dakota Department of Health websites are now available in 16 languages. The capacity launched in early June at www.jobsnd.com and health.nd.gov. “This will make it easier for thousands of people to access and understand our services,” said […]

School language policies are criticized ...

Amendments to two Education Acts of Parliament will change the way public school language policies are set. The Basic Education (Bela) Amendment Act Bill seeks to amend the South African Schools Act 1996 (SASA) and the Educators Employment Act 1998 (EEA). The Bela bill took five years to develop, with a draft presented to parliament […]

Tribeca 2022 Interview: Jesse Short Bull...

As soon as Jesse Short Bull arrived in New York for the premiere of “Lakota Nation Versus the United States,” he knew he was off to a good start when he walked into town. “The guy at the wheel, without provocation [or us] say anything about where we came from, just talks about Crazy Horse […]

Committee Discusses Teaching Law in 12 L...

A national committee for the development of regional languages ​​in legal education has been formed by the Bar Council of India (BCI), which will discuss the teaching of law in 12 Indian languages ​​in over 1,000 colleges. The committee, chaired by Justice SA Bobde, former Chief Justice of India, plans to roll out textbooks for […]

Talk with me baby at Grady Hospital

By Rollins Center for Language & Literacy at Atlanta Speech School Grady Memorial Hospital has redefined the standard of care for babies with a groundbreaking initiative developed and tested in Grady over the past five years called Talk to me baby. Devotion to the idea of ​​”language nutrition” is central to Grady’s work. With this […]

Decades after Special Education Act and ...

It has been 40 years since the United States Supreme Court first heard a case concerning special education in public schools, Hendrick Hudson Central School District School Board v. Rowley. In this case, the court ruled that a student who is deaf was not eligible for a sign language interpreter because the student was doing […]

Richard Marles’ dialogue with Wei Fenghe

What he did was mark the conversation realistically as a “critical first step.” He demonstrated that sleepers do not need to be locked in permafrost. And his statement after that meeting was entirely consistent with the carefully prepared remarks he made at the Shangri-La Dialogue. Marles’ speech demonstrated that a new language about China is […]

Coola celebrates 100 fabulous years

A former polyglot florist described by her daughter as “captivatingly eccentric” will celebrate a milestone tomorrow (June 14). Coola Velis will become Queensland’s newest centenarian when she turns 100 at the Carinity Wishart Gardens aged care community in Brisbane. She was born Kuria Coola Flaskas on the small Greek island of Kythira, to her parents […]

‘Back to our house’: Tulalips celebrate

TULALIP — Three generations gathered around a single crackling fire, warming the faces of their drums near the flames. Slowly, the rhythms of the drummers rose to a crescendo, soon joined by cedar rattles and roaring voices. “Welcome Song” by Harriette Shelton Dover carried along the cedar walls of the longhouse Thursday night. This was […]

Don’t let reading be a stumbling block i

register here for The 74’s daily newsletter. Donate here to support The 74’s independent journalism. New York City Mayor Eric Adams’ planned overhaul of how schools will teach reading and his new programs and screenings for children with dyslexia are a big step in the right direction, one that more communities should be taking. Tackling […]

Hong Kong journalists are ‘endangered sp

Politics, sanctions, protests. The list of topics that Hong Kong journalists are now reluctant to cover continues to grow. In the two years since Hong Kong enacted its national security law, authorities have detained more than 180 people, including journalists, activists and lawmakers, according to data from the news site and of analysis China File. […]

Opera Screening at NCPA, Mumbai, Baking ...

Opera session: Turandot Sung in Italian with English subtitles, Turandot is a love story set in China. It is the swan song of Puccini, who died before it was completed. The story revolves around Princess Turandot and her marriage. The condition of the marriage is as follows: the princess will choose a suitor of royal […]

Fox Chapel Area School District News

Scott Vensel, an eighth-grade language arts teacher at Dorseyville Middle School in the Fox Chapel Area School District, Scott Vensel, has been selected to attend the Jewish Foundation for the Righteous Summer Institute for the teachers. The program is an intensive, high-level academic seminar in which participants examine the Holocaust from the precedents found in […]

Five Dartmouth graduates receive militar...

Dressed in ceremonial uniforms, five members of the Class of 2022 marched to the Moore Theater’s Center Stage on Saturday to take the officer oath of the U.S. Army as Second Lieutenants during a commissioning ceremony service rich in military, Dartmouth and family history. The five officers: Charles S. Fenn ’22, a government major who […]

Most Hispanic U.S. States Rate the Benef...

ALBUQUERQUE, NM (AP) — Jacqueline Powell and her fourth-grade classmates worked on pencil and paper to write a letter in Spanish about what they did in class this year. Powell explained the mission in perfect Spanish before struggling to translate the words to complete his sentence. The 10-year-old charter school student raised his forearms to […]

The language of instruction in Tanzanian...

By Jacob Mosenda Dar es Salaam. Just yesterday, education stakeholders engaged in a heated debate over which language (Kiswahili or English) should be used for instruction in schools at a time when collecting opinions to improve quality of education is ongoing. For decades, Kiswahili has been used as the language of instruction from preschool through […]

Meet Linda Fong: Experience Corps Volunt...

AARP Foundation Experience Corps volunteer Linda Fong writes about tutoring young students from the Sacramento City Unified School District in California through the Sacramento Chinese Community Service Center. I was a civil engineer. I was, and still am, proud to have succeeded as an engineer at a time when there were very few women in […]

Langley agency that started in 1916 barn...

Suaad Sharif was a social worker in her native country, Iraq. But she and her husband knew they could no longer stay in the area due to political and social issues including war, injustice, corruption. One of the first things they did when they and their children moved to Langley in 2016 was computer research. […]

Pa. Teacher Writes Book About Bilingual ...

NORWOOD, Pa. (WPVI) — “About 10 years ago I worked with a specific group of English language learners and they came from all walks of life,” said Andrea Bitner. “Adopted children, exchange students, children who were born here, children who waited for these visas.” Bitner, a teacher at Norwood Elementary School, had no intention of […]

Southwest’s third graduate receives 2022

Emma Astad ’21 joined Catherine Hiebel ’22 and Melina Boutris ’22 as one of Southwestern University’s most recent Fulbright Award recipients. Astad, a major in biology and a minor in Spanish, will serve as an English teaching assistant in Galicia, Spain. The Fulbright US Student Program is the federal government’s flagship international educational exchange program. […]

Kendal – Brewery Arts language courses m

POPULAR language courses which have been taking place in the same location in Kendal for over 30 years have been forced to move to a new location. The Brewery Arts Center has hosted the classes, which will be held at Kendal’s Castle Street community center from September, since 1989 when Madrid-born Pilar Valera started teaching […]

In Miami, Cuban Americans oppose Democra...

MIAMI — News of a deal to buy Spanish-language radio stations is sparking opposition in Miami, where Cuban exiles describe it as an attempt to stifle conservative voices. The Latino Media Network, a startup founded by two political strategists who worked for the presidential campaigns of President Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton, has reached a […]

University of Chicago student missing, $...

The family of a missing University of Chicago student is offering a $10,000 reward to anyone who may have information leading to his whereabouts. Diwen Fan, 20, was last seen on May 5 and his family has not been able to contact him since, said lawyers John Z. Huang and Yilun Hu, of law firm […]

The elected leader includes new faces in...

Delegates to the 61st General Conference (GC) session in St. Louis, Missouri, USA, voted to accept the nominating committee’s recommendations on dozens of church leaders on June 7, 2022. The names voted include several new faces on a team from well-established GC departments, as well as GC Treasury, GC Secretariat and GC Audit Services. Newcomers […]

Third test of Chinese as a foreign langu...

The Taipei Economic and Cultural Office (Teco) Education Division, together with Kian Kok Middle School and the Taiwan Alumni Association of Sabah, will hold the third Test of Chinese as a Foreign Language (TOCFL) on July 23. The test will be held for the first time at Kian Kok Middle School and online registration for […]

Children with autism are more bullied. ...

Children diagnosed with neurodevelopmental disorders, such as autism, encounter various types of challenges in school. This may be due to communication and also to relationships with other children. A growing body of evidence indicates that children with autism are more likely to be bullied. We just published a study that observed that autism is the […]

Brown County Special Education Interloca...

Unofficial Minutes of June 6, 2022 The Brown County Kansas Board of Education Interlocal #615 held its regular June Board of Education meeting at 6:00 p.m. on June 6, 2022 at the Special Education Annex in Hiawatha. * April Keo called the meeting to order at 6:01 p.m. Attending: Becky Shamburg, Director, Laurence Berger, $430 […]

In Alaska’s legal muddle over public fun

The Dimond Courthouse building, which houses the Juneau offices of the Alaska Department of Justice, on Feb. 27, 2017. (Photo by Jeremy Hsieh/KTOO) The state Department of Justice is examining whether it is legal for Alaskan families to use public education funds they receive in the form of homeschooling allowances to pay for school. private […]

Will China’s “Global Security Initiative

Advertising At the annual Boao Forum, held in April 2022, Chinese President Xi Jinping delivered a speech via video link proposing a “Global Security Initiative” (GSI) based on the principle of “indivisible security”. The speech was notable because it is the first time that China has hinted at its desire to adopt a new approach […]

Reviews | When the Pronoun Police Come ...

Placeholder while loading article actions If the Kiel, Wisconsin, school district’s pronoun police were just another waking outgrowth of American education, they would be nothing but local embarrassments. These enforcers are, however, a national disgrace as they are a direct result of federal anarchy with a progressive pedigree. In April, the district filed charges against […]

Yakama! Yarunga Primary School students...

Pupils at all levels of Yarrunga Primary School are now learning the Bpangerang language after the school expanded its teaching of indigenous languages. Key points: Students spend one hour per week learning the Bpangerang language as part of their curriculum The school has two teachers who have been approved by local elders Principal Fran Waterman […]

Flight carrying 170 Ukrainians fleeing w...

A flight carrying 170 people fleeing war-torn Ukraine landed in Moncton on Tuesday afternoon. The Ukrainians were greeted by New Brunswick government officials, including Premier Blaine Higgs, on the tarmac at the Greater Moncton International Airport. There they will meet hosts who are committed to helping house and settle newcomers. Lieutenant Governor Brenda Murphy and […]

In Perfect Harmony: Gulf Weekly Online

By Mai Al Khatib-Camille Multidisciplinary painter Çağla Akpınar collaborated with conductor Yağız Oral to create expressive pieces that highlight how music and art can go together in perfect harmony. The 27-year-old, from Ankara, Turkey, fascinates art lovers with her murals and artistic talents in exhibitions and one-on-one showcases…and now her work, inspired by the composition […]

American orders food in Tamil language, ...

The YouTuber is seen ordering food in Tamil at a restaurant in New York. A video is gaining traction on social media where a man in the United States is seen ordering food at a New York restaurant in Tamil. The restaurant owner, impressed with the man’s skills, offered him the food for free. The […]

Jumping Lomo’s NFTs Reimagine Old Gods A

What if the gods moved among us? A concept revisited many times, the question is a catalyst for a thousand imaginations. In Norse mythology, the hammer-wielding, lightning-throwing god Thor had a soft spot for our puny species and was known to have rubbed shoulders with dozens of human lovers. In China, everyone’s favorite mythological trickster […]

Blasphemous voicemail on how parents par...

Harper Woods councilman says son left profanity-filled voicemail for school A Harper Woods councilman denies being the one who left a profanity-filled voicemail complaining about parking at the town’s college. The school district superintendent believes the voicemail was racist and has filed a complaint with the police. HARPER WOODS, Mich. (FOX 2) – Police are […]

Redondo Unified School District Recogniz...

by Garth Meyer The Redondo Unified School District selected a math instructor at Parras Middle School as Teacher of the Year and honored other high-level staff for the 2021-22 school year. Dr. Nicole Wesley, assistant superintendent, presented the awards at the May 24 school board meeting. Casey Waddell was honored as District Teacher of the […]

The Glencore Settlement: Lessons Learned...

The Department of Justice has taken over the application of the FCPA with a bang. The new enforcement approach has been unveiled and the message for CCOs and business leaders is clear: anti-corruption compliance should be a top compliance priority. Companies that fail to do so will be severely punished. The DOJ’s new approach is […]

Naomi Ghahrai Takes New Taiwan Study Abr...

By Joan Tupponce Last Valentine’s Day, Virginia Commonwealth University student Naomi Ghahrai boarded a plane to study in Taiwan. It was out of his comfort zone. “I knew I wanted to conduct research abroad and take global health courses,” Ghahrai said. “As I have never visited Taiwan before, I was interested in exploring another country. […]

Puzzle Monday: Secrets of the Original C...

In the fall of 1918, in the In the Allied trenches, a US Army captain walked past two Native American soldiers talking in a language he didn’t understand. They spoke Choctaw. With approximately 7,000 speakers, it is one of the 10 most widely spoken Native American languages ​​in the United States. The anonymous captain had […]

A universal language: Cassio Vianna shar...

He explains that while an audience listening to a Mozart concerto expects a flawless performance of a familiar piece that they know by heart, an audience at a jazz concert expects the opposite. They expect the unexpected. “It’s like attending a big conference; you go because you know the speaker is great and the topic […]

A new book in English tells the history ...

SINGAPORE — A 1978 fire in Weld Road, home to a Hinghwa enclave, left then 24-year-old loan officer Jason Ong despondent as residents had to uproot and resettle across the island. Growing up in a nearby shophouse, he had been surrounded by all the familiar elements of his Hinghwa heritage, and his comfort zone was […]

Top 5 EdTech Startups Judging by Funds R...

Globally, technology has become the engine of all sectors of the economy. From financial services to agriculture, transportation and even education, technology is revolutionizing businesses in all spheres of life. Today, tech startups are deploying different solutions to address challenges in each of these sectors. Education, for example, is changing dramatically with the emergence of […]

Missouri school lacked translators, supp...

When Rezwan Kohistani arrived for his first day at Webb City High School in January, he was taken on a tour of the building, paired with a student who accompanied him to the main class and met one of his two teachers. of English. No one spoke the 14-year-old’s Dari dialect, so he used Google […]

How Wayne Wang copes with failure

You went to art school around the time the idea of ​​“Asian American” identity was gaining traction. There were Asian Americans at the California College of Arts and Crafts who introduced me to people in San Francisco who were more radical. I saw how respectful they were of the Black Panthers. They felt like they […]

How a Chinese cleric trained in Lucknow ...

J2,000,500 kilometers from his home in rural China, approaching adolescence, Hai Weiliang stood on the docks of Calcutta. The light of his faith had led him there, abandoning his return journey from the Haj pilgrimage, but now he had no idea which direction to take. Finally, a benevolent clergyman found him a cheap room in […]

Learning from chimpanzees: overview of t...

In 2017, an Argentinian court granted this female chimpanzee Cecilia the right not to be imprisoned without trial, under the terms of habeas corpus – Copyright AFP/File CHAIDEER MAHYUDDIN Chimpanzee research reveals that primates combine calls to form many vocal sequences, indicating a further step in understanding sophisticated chimpanzee language. At the first level, the […]

Linguistics A tool to preserve regional ...

Bharti Magotra“If you talk to a man in a language he understands, it goes to his head. If you speak to him in his own language, it touches his heart. – Nelson Mandela.How is linguistics a tool for preserving regional languages?Linguistics is a tool for the preservation of regional languages ​​through documentation which is a […]

English Montreal School Board Files Laws...

Breadcrumb Links New Local News “These provisions infringe the right to manage and control the language of communications within English school boards.” Author of the article: Paul Cherry • Montreal Gazette Publication date : June 04, 2022 • 3 hours ago • 3 minute read • 73 comments Hundreds of Montrealers gathered at Place du […]

Police patrol Hong Kong park to enforce ...

HONG KONG — Dozens of police patrolled Hong Kong’s Victoria Park on Saturday after authorities banned public commemoration of the anniversary of the deadly 1989 Tiananmen Square crackdown for the third consecutive year. For decades, an annual candlelight vigil has been held in the park to remember the violent crackdown by army troops on student […]

Home: Bettina Twyman | Maribyrnong Bay ...

After moving west five years ago, Bettina Twyman of Newport has become a vital member of the local community. Working as a project coordinator at the Yarraville Community Center, she and her family loved the warm and welcoming nature of the area and its people, as she tells Matthew Sims. What is your connection to […]

Julio Morales: an educator and defender ...

One could compare an educator to an architect who not only uses their training, tools, and techniques, but also reinforces their work with encouragement and inspiration to progressively build and strengthen a child from the ground up. graduation and beyond. This is the case of Julio Morales, an educator who has dedicated his life to […]

Salesforce AI Research Delivers “ALPRO”:

This Article is written as a summay by Marktechpost Staff based on the Research Paper ‘Align and Prompt: Video-and-Language Pre-training with Entity Prompts’. All Credit For This Research Goes To The Researchers of This Project. Check out the paper and github. Please Don’t Forget To Join Our ML Subreddit Consider how dynamic and diverse human […]

Japan and Brazil linked by football, bas...

OIZUMI, Japan — Brazil’s national soccer team draws everywhere they play, often a sentimental choice. The affection will be deeper for some in Japan when the countries play in Tokyo on Monday, with both heading to the World Cup in Qatar. Geographically distant and culturally distinct, Brazil and Japan are linked by more than a […]

What does the 1989 Tiananmen crackdown m...

Unlike other children in Beijing, Steven Chen rarely went to Tiananmen Square with his parents when he was little. He found out why at a family reunion, aged eight, when he first heard about the “Tiananmen crackdown”. On the night of June 3, 1989, the People’s Liberation Army turned its guns on students and ordinary […]

Former Oregon Public Safety Agency chief...

Jerry Granderson, former director of Oregon’s Department of Public Safety Standards and Training, said he was criticized for appointing a man of color as its training administrator. resentment for ensuring a serious investigation was carried out into former training supervisor Michael Stradley stemming from his role in the false arrest of Michael Fesser by West […]

Dallas ISD Announces Launch of Newcomer ...

Thomas Jefferson High School, in conjunction with the Dual Language ESL department, will launch a Newcomer Academy in the 2022-2023 school year to provide additional support for students who are recent immigrants and are learning English. The Newcomer Academy will serve Jefferson High’s 9th and 10th graders who are new to the country – approximately […]

Feel good with this collection of comfor...

Pop Yes MSingapore, 2017Language: thaiDirector: Kirsten TanFeaturing: Thaneth Warakulnukroh, Penpak SirikulWhat is it about?It’s a road trip like no other. Feeling trapped and unfulfilled at home and work, Thana stumbles upon her childhood elephant, Pop Aye, on the streets of Bangkok. Buying it immediately, he decides to bring it back to their village. They travel […]

NT School quietly ends China-funded Conf...

A controversial Chinese government-funded language and culture program was quietly halted at a Northern Territory school late last year after the NT government pledged to review the curriculum following concerns about possible propaganda in classrooms. Key points: Confucius Institute Assistant Teachers Deliver Language and Culture Classes at Six NT Schools The Confucius Institute at Charles […]

Chinese Immersion Course | Department o...

Good news! The Chinese program at the University of Nevada, Reno received the TO START UP federal grant again. This webpage is under construction. (Our program will have more to offer the local community). Please check back in Fall 2022 for detailed program information. Registration will open in fall 2022. (There is no Chinese summer […]