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KANAWHA COUNTY, West Virginia (WSAZ) – In a virtual hearing Monday, a judge granted a preliminary injunction following a lawsuit brought by parents to prevent charter schools from moving forward in the state of West Virginia without a public vote. “I accept the applicants’ request for a preliminary injunction,” Kanawha Circuit Judge Jennifer Bailey said […]

Pine Ridge teacher brings Lakota languag...

By MICHAEL NEARY, Rapid City Journal PINE RIDGE, SD (AP) – When Tristiana Brewer studies Lakota language and culture at Pine Ridge High School with her teacher, Will Peters, she scrutinizes the small details. Then, before long, larger worlds begin to open up. “My favorite part is learning the language and then seeing all the […]

Brighton and Hove News »Strictly broadca

A staff director at a Brighton school that welcomes deaf children said Rose Ayling-Ellis’ success on the BBC’s Strictly Come Dancing show helped spark interest in sign language. Rose Ayling-Ellis and Giovanni Pernice win Strictly Come Dancing Ayling-Ellis, 27, who plays Frankie Lewis in the BBC soap opera EastEnders, won the Strictly final tonight (Saturday, […]

Catalans protest mandate for more Spanis...

Thousands of Catalans have taken to the streets of Barcelona to protest a court ruling that demands that 25% of all school subjects be taught in Spanish and curbs the still predominant use of the local Catalan language in classrooms. BARCELONA, Spain (AP) – Thousands of Catalans took to the streets of Barcelona on Saturday […]

REPORT: Nine KCPS Elementary Schools Rec...

Pitcher Elementary is one of three KCPS schools recently recognized by the University of St. Louis PRIME Center for helping lagging students make academic progress in English and math. Three KCPS elementary schools – Melcher, Hartman and Pitcher – “beat all the odds” as students make huge academic progress in English and math. It’s the […]

In the United States, the United States ...

San Francisco, CA – Phil Smith’s parents dropped him off at the Charles H Burke Indian School in New Mexico when he was five, in 1954. A member of the Navajo Nation, Smith attended boarding school just outside the country’s borders for a year, before moving to other similar schools in the United States. He […]

Japanese police investigate arson after ...

TOKYO, December 17 (Reuters) – At least 27 people were reportedly killed after a fire at a mental health clinic in the Japanese city of Osaka on Friday, and media said police were investigating an alleged arson. Some 27 people were in cardiopulmonary arrest, an Osaka city fire official told Reuters, the term used in […]

Looming TikTok challenge alarms Lancaste...

Education officials in Lancaster County and Pennsylvania are expressing concern over a nationwide threat to school safety over the TikTok video-sharing app. The threat, specific to Friday, does not describe a specific act or name a certain school or school district, instead warning “every school in the United States, even elementary,” school officials said. What […]

Palm Beach County School District Approv...

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla .– The Palm Beach County School District has approved 24-hour tutoring service for its students. City Councilor Alexandria Ayala said the project was called “Paper”. “It’s 24/7 online access on an app where you can chat with tutors in any language on any topic,” she said. Ayala said the system is […]

UIC professor awarded for teaching how t...

Gholnecsar “Gholdy” Muhammad, Associate Professor of Literacy, Language and Culture at UIC College of Education. Even as a young child in Gary, Indiana, Gholnecsar “Gholdy” Muhammad, a former student at the University of Illinois at Chicago, knew she wanted to be a teacher and would bring other children and her together. older brother before her […]

Ghanaian man with kidney failure sues Ja...

The Chiba Municipal Government Office can be seen in Chuo Ward, Chiba, in this file photo taken on March 1, 2019 (Mainichi / Buntaro Saito) CHIBA – A Ghanaian living in Japan filed a complaint with the Chiba District Court on December 14 calling on the municipal government of this eastern Japanese city to withdraw […]

ERI COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT PROVIDES CO...

ERI COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT PROVIDES COVID-19 DATA UPDATE FOR THE WEEK ENDING DECEMBER 11, 2021 ERIE COUNTY, NY – Erie County Department of Health (ECDOH) provides update on COVID-19 data. For the week ending December 11, 2021, ECDOH received reports of 4,345 new cases of COVID-19 among residents of Erie County, down 22% from the […]

Misogyny in India: question on national ...

Parents and social media users also criticized the Indian Central Council for Secondary Education (CBSE), which later apologized for the issue and said it would be removed from the newspaper without penalty for students. The controversial passage was part of the English language and literature exam given to 10th grade students (typically 15 to 16 […]

Racial slurs found in Oak Creek High loc...

Calling the situation bad and completely unacceptable, Oak Creek Superintendent Dan Unertl said Monday his district is working to find out who is responsible for writing a racial slur in a high school locker room. The insult was discovered Friday afternoon in the locker room that the school makes available to visiting basketball teams. When […]

Schools in several regions closed due to...

London, Ont. – Several schools have been temporarily closed due to COVID-19, including the first closure of a high school in London for the current school year. The London District Catholic School Board (LDCSB) website confirms that St. Andre Bessette, in the north-west of the city, has been closed. According to the website, the school […]

Immigrants Use Weekly English Poetry Cla...

By BECCA MOST, St. Cloud Times ST. CLOUD, Minnesota (AP) – A group of writers gathered Thursday evening in a room in the Great River Regional Library, sipping cups of Somali tea and tasting slices of pie while browsing the poetry displayed in small glass centers at the front of the room. The event celebrated […]

40% of international students in Ireland...

40% of international students in Ireland say they have witnessed or experienced racism, but only 5% reported the incident, according to a new report launched by the Irish Council for International Students (ICOS). Irish Council for International Students (ICOS) Executive Director Laura Harmon said many international students in Ireland face challenges that negatively affect their […]

Officials Respond to Local Pressure to R...

At the December school board meeting on Thursday, school staff explained the process for handling book disputes at public schools in Bedford County. Called Policy KLB, BCPS ‘long-standing procedure for disputed books allows affected parents to lodge a written or verbal complaint with the library’s media specialist or, if the book is part of classroom […]

Lakota Language Opens Up Big Worlds at P...

When Tristiana Brewer studies Lakota language and culture at Pine Ridge High School with her teacher, Will Peters, she scrutinizes the small details. Then, before long, larger worlds begin to open up. “My favorite part is learning the language and then seeing all the stories behind the language,” she said. Brewer is a junior at […]

The world comes to Gulfport through the ...

GULFPORT, Mississippi (WLOX) – The world came to Gulfport on Friday. This is the second year of the Gulfport School District International Festival and the first time that Bayou View has hosted it. And it’s organized by the foreign language students of Gulfport High Schools. “I think what we have achieved together has manifested itself […]

U.S. universities maintain links with Ch...

Dozens of US universities have links with Chinese universities conducting defense research in support of Beijing’s military build-up, including work related to the country’s nuclear weapons program, according to a new report released on Thursday. . The partnerships are part of a larger effort by China to leverage its access to U.S. research institutes to […]

Irish language school launches Christmas...

A new Irish language primary school uses Christmas cards to help promote the use of the Irish language. Gaelscoil Áine’s parents on Mobhi Road, Dublin, use specially designed Christmas cards to promote Gaeilge’s use and raise money for the school. “Wishing someone a Merry Christmas by saying nollaig shona helps keep the beautiful Irish language […]

Dual credit high school courses to get s...

High school students who enroll in courses that also give them college credit are more likely to graduate and successfully complete college courses. Classes save students time and money, when they are able to participate. State lawmakers should remove costs that create financial barriers for low-income students. This would help eliminate disparities in enrollment. High […]

“Phygital” summer school: innovation and

The 72nd season of the University of Cape Town (UCT) Summer School, in 2022, will be a ‘phygital’ occasion – a hybrid event offering physical (in-person) and digital lessons, from January 10 to 29. It’s one of the highlights of the university’s calendar, and the next edition features new features and a new approach designed […]

New multilingual and multicultural certi...

(Photo credit: HEI) A new graduate certificate that educates and trains graduate students from various disciplines to collaborate and embrace multilingual multicultural awareness and understanding in their professional practices will be offered at the University of Hawaii in Mānoa from summer 2022. Multilingual multilingual professional practice (MMPP), a 15-credit interdisciplinary program, is the premier intercollegiate […]

Obituary: Sister Thérèse Howard, MM

Maryknoll sisters Sister Therese Howard, MM passed away on November 22, 2021 at the Maryknoll Sisters Center, Maryknoll, NY. She was 94 and had been a Maryknoll sister for 65 years. Therese was born in Janesville, WI on October 7, 1927 to Nellie (Mergener) Howard and Floyd Howard. She had a brother, Robert Howard. In […]

KC school bus driver used racist languag...

A bus driver used “racist and inappropriate language” in front of children, the Kansas City middle school principal told families this week. Bob Brawdy / Herald of the Three Cities The principal of a Kansas City middle school in the Park Hill School District informed families this week of a video-captured incident that shows a […]

Viral video shows Michigan school office...

The claim: Video shows Michigan high school gunman posing as a sheriff In the wake of the November 30 shooting at Oxford High School in Michigan that left four dead and multiple injuries, video purporting to show the school’s suspected gunman posing as a sheriff has gone viral on social media. social. Users online claim […]

Rhode Island May Revise Its High School ...

Fully vaccinated: 774,304 (out of approximately 1.1 million inhabitants) New cases: 1,975 (since Friday) Positive test rate: 5.2% Currently hospitalized: 184 Total number of deaths: 2,948 More statistics from the RI Ministry of Health. Globe Rhode Island COVID-19 News and Resources. Subscribe to our Coronavirus Next newsletter Go It’s time for another discussion on Rhode […]

1 in 10 UK cardiology trainees report

One in ten young doctors in training to be a cardiologist in UK say they have been bullied, survey results published online in the newspaper reveal Heart. Women and those with medical degrees outside the UK are the most likely to report having been subjected to the behavior, according to responses. Bullying of young doctors […]

Governor Hochul signs law expanding huma...

Governor Kathy Hochul today signed a law (S.7151 / A.7390) expanding human rights law protections against discrimination to include colleges, universities, vocational schools and schools for-profit ESL by updating the definition of an “educational institution”. “Every student in New York City deserves the chance to learn without the unacceptable burden of harassment and discrimination in […]

Dara Hill finds an effective way to shar...

The path to tenure can be a chore for young teachers. Dara Hill is open to the fact that her own journey to the position of Associate Professor at UM-Dearborn has left her exhausted. “Initially, when you’re on this path to tenure, it’s really exciting to publish your work,” said Hill, associate professor of reading […]

Struggling readers who speak African-Ame...

Children who speak a variety of English that differs from what is used in books and classrooms face … [+] greater challenges in learning to read, say the researchers. getty Many black children may face additional barriers in learning to read due to the differences between the dialect they are used to and the language […]

Lawrence Weiner, artist whose medium was...

Lawrence Weiner, who used language as the material for a vast body of visual art that operated outside the confines of poetry and aphorism in a vernacular all its own, sometimes Delphic and generally optimistic about the condition. human, died Thursday at his home and studio. in Manhattan. He was 79 years old. The Marian […]

Nevada governor apologizes for state’s p

Students from Stewart Indian School are seen in a classroom in Carson, Nevada in an undated photo. The state of Nevada plans to cooperate fully with federal efforts to investigate the history of Native American boarding schools. Courtesy of the Stewart Indian School Museum and Culture Center via AP hide caption toggle legend Courtesy of […]

French Ambassador Tours Immersion School...

By LEIGH GUIDRY, The Daily Announcer LAFAYETTE, Louisiana (AP) – Nestled in an oak-lined neighborhood of Lafayette is Myrtle Place Elementary, where more than 350 children from kindergarten to grade five learn in French. The school is one of the few schools in the state to be considered a full French immersion school, meaning that […]

English for New Bostonians helps immigra...

Boston organization helps immigrants take their dreams a step further. For many people who migrate to the United States, language can be a barrier to achieving their goals. But English for New Bostonians helps eliminate it. “What unites them is their desire to learn English,” said Claudia Green, executive director of the organization, “so that […]

UNHCR – For visually impaired refugees,

Magartu is sitting in front of her house, scrolling her phone. Like most teens, she enjoys the breaks between studies when she can relax and check her messages. The 16-year-old Ethiopian refugee lost her sight at a young age and has learned to adapt to life without her. She uses an app accessible on her […]

Natrona County School District to Host D...

CASPER, Wyoming (Wyoming News Now) – The Natrona County School District is already preparing for the 2022-2023 school year. NCSD Kindergarten enrollment begins during the school elective enrollment window. A program of choice for parents that begins in Kindergarten is dual language immersion. “It’s really one of the strengths of the neighborhood. It offers students […]

St. Paul School Board approves plan to c...

Minnesota’s second-largest district voted to close several of its schools, but spared three others that were originally proposed for closure. The St. Paul Public School Board decided 5-2 to close JA Johnson and Jackson elementary schools. There are no plans to reopen them after next June. Galtier Community School, L’Etoile du Nord and Parkway Montessori […]

For BKW’s ’56 class, graduation was just

For the publisher: This week, I continue to take a retrospective look at the paths traveled by the alumni of Berne-Knox-Westerlo. This letter will focus on two members of the Class of 1956. Barbara (Barb) Filkins Cross sends the following account of her life: “I grew up in the city of Westerlo. My adoptive parents […]

Students join professors in classrooms a...

Esther Fernandez Rosario ’23 and education teacher Doris Santoro Before the start of the semester, all learning assistants complete online modules and an in-person session, including one on anti-racism. “We offer four hours of professional development,” Byrnes said, “but they also receive job-specific training through the department.” University departments and programs decide which of their […]

Basic Math in Language Classes: Six Dail...

With the aim of closing the learning gap induced by the pandemic and placing more emphasis on mental well-being, Delhi public schools will organize six teaching periods per day for the remainder of the school year. . Stating that “the classroom curriculum will not be the only cornerstone of learning,” the Education Directorate said that […]

First Lady Jill Biden to visit Oklahoma ...

The First Lady’s office confirmed on Tuesday that Jill Biden will visit Oklahoma in December. The White House said the First Lady and US Secretary of the Interior Deb Haaland will visit the Cherokee Immersion School in Tahlequah on Friday, December 3, to emphasize the importance of preserving the mother tongue. The First Lady will […]

St. Paul School Board Considering Reduce...

Defying administrators’ warnings, members of the St. Paul School Board have proposed a scaled-down school consolidation plan that removes its most controversial elements. The board of directors is yet to vote Wednesday on “Envision SPPS” by Superintendent Joe Gothard, which would close eight schools next fall, displacing nearly 3,000 students. The idea is to create […]

Riverside deaf football team: how a once...

“I mean the team stank, quite honestly,” Jordy Valencia, the team’s 6-foot-2 wide starting wide receiver, told CNN. “The CSDR was often seen as kind of a laughing stock, right, we will always have these crappy seasons. But that hasn’t been the case this season.” A superb 12-0 campaign began with a 68-0 rout. CSDR […]

Russian language added to Central Africa...

Central African Republic universities will force students to study Russian language, Central African media say reported while Bangui and Moscow continue their active military and economic cooperation. President Faustin-Archange Touadéra has ordered universities to make Russian compulsory instead of Spanish as early as next year, the Corbeau News Centrafrique news site reported on Friday. Students […]

Tests show Kansas students lost learning...

WICHITA – It turns out that a year of closures and quarantines has produced poor test scores for Kansas schoolchildren. Over 30% of students fell behind their grade level in math and language arts in the 2020-21 school year. This marked a sharp drop that matches the COVID-19 shutdown of the in-person school in the […]

Charisse Broome turns job loss into pass...

Characteristics Carol Quash 7 hours ago Charisse Broome celebrates at the launch of her children’s book, Awesome Father, at the Tunapuna Library. – Charisse Janine Broome was one of the many people who lost their jobs due to the covid19 pandemic, but she is not unhappy. In fact, she said, when she was kicked out […]

ASL director “ultra awakened” by leaving

The headmistress of England’s most expensive private school leaves her post after a revolt by parents who claim that an “ultra-awake” program has led to anti-Semitic incidents. Robin Appleby, who has run the prestigious $ 50,000-a-year American school in London since 2017, is reportedly “focusing on her own well-being and that of her family,” but […]

Libraries should be for everyone, not ju...

There’s a big birthday coming up in Iowa in about a month. This place we call home – those 55,800 square miles of farmland, woodland, and housing and commerce clusters – joined the Union 175 years ago on December 28. It should be the occasion of a celebration. But it probably won’t. We’re having a […]

Local resident brings color to Field and...

Community power has paid off after local resident Aziz Dialo recently came to the rescue at Field and Study Park. Dialo, who is the owner of the English Access language school based in the Parkmore Park Recreation Center, recently responded to a call from the Friends of Field and Study, which manages the park, to […]

The Pflugerville school board readjusts ...

The Pflugerville school board has overhauled next year’s budget without the $ 7 million that would have gone to the district as part of the tax ratification proposal that was rejected in the November election. The school board had drafted the 2022 budget before the election and had provided for these additional funds. The failed […]

[Startup Bharat] Started by IIT alumni, ...

Kumar, a 10-year-old student from Mathura, was fascinated to see children learning to code and creating apps and games, which led his parents to offer him a trial class with an online coding academy for prominent children. But Kumar was concerned that the technology could only be learned by English-speaking students. Based in Jaipur tinker […]

tribe that gave its name to Missouri wor...

“We are probably the last generation who can grow up hearing the language spoken in a conversational way and being able to hear how things were said, the rhythm of the language,” she says. About 10 years ago, the tribe, which is still based in Oklahoma, established the Otoe-Missouria language department. It offers classes for […]

Obituary of Muriel Davis (1931 – 2021) –

Muriel Elizabeth (Leonard) Davis, 90, visited the Lord Jesus her Savior at her home in Minneola, FL on November 19, 2021. She was born in Blue Ridge, VA on August 4, 1931, the eldest daughter of Anthony and Bertha ( White) Leonardo.She grew up working on the family farm while attending Colonial Elementary School. She […]

Covid 19 Delta outbreak: international l...

Universities New Zealand chief executive Chris Whelan said the reopening date puts New Zealand at least six months behind the rest of the world. Photo / Stephen Parker, File By John Gerritsen of RNZ The government’s decision to let vaccinated foreign students return to the country from April 30 has disappointed and frustrated some in […]

American Movistar star Matteo Jorgenson ...

Interview with the rider: An American riding for a Spanish WorldTour team… There haven’t been many, but Matteo Jorgenson from Idaho is exactly that and he loves the classics from the north. Ed Hood caught up with the man from Boise to find out. Matteo Jorgenson – La Flèche Wallonne 2020 Regular PEZ readers will […]

Northwest Territories strives to indigen...

As forest and nature schools gain popularity around the world, the Northwest Territories strives to support Indigenous perspectives and outdoor learning for young children. Early childhood programs say that “people are hungry” for opportunities. The territorial government – recognizing the importance of culturally relevant programs in communities – released a request for proposals for workshops […]

First Afghan refugee in Utah, whose fami...

Azim Kakaie’s family are here now, in their new apartment in North Salt Lake, thanks to another Utahn. Kakaie arrived on August 31, the first Afghan to land in Utah after the Taliban took control. But his wife, brother, mother-in-law and brother-in-law arrived two months later. Together, in their intimidating and delayed escape without Kakaie, […]

The fresco of the three chefs unveiled a...

RONAN – A giant mural honoring the three chiefs of the Flathead Indian Reservation was unveiled on Friday with drums and speeches at Ronan High School, as part of Native American Heritage Month. The mural, created by Cameron Decker, is a representation of three rulers, three cultures and three iconic mountains of their territories, painted […]

Longtime high school boys language teach...

WARWICK SMITH / Stuff Alison Dickinson is retiring after teaching at Palmerston North Boys High School for 40 years. In 40 years of working in education, Alison Dickinson of Manawatū has never lost her passion for teaching or languages. The longtime Palmerston North Boys High School teacher is retiring at the end of the term […]

Amid critical battle over race theory, c...

Protesters fought against school boards for masks, books and a “critical race theory.” But fairness was the dominant theme at a school board meeting in Winchester, Virginia. And no one showed up to protest. Loading Something is loading. We are really sorry! We encountered a system failure and were unable to take your email this […]

Kharkiv School of Photography: New visua...

by Igor Manko In the 1970s, a collaboration of eight rebellious artists (the Vremya Group) brought to life a distinctive and recognizable visual language of fine art photography, with a straightforward and uncompromising treatment of controversial Soviet subjects. Boris Mikhailov, now an internationally recognized photographer, was their informal leader and the driving force behind the […]

DPI: Ripon Area School District ‘Exceedi

This graph compares the overall DPI responsibility scores among local school districts. Graphic by Joe Schulz The Ripon Area School District (RASD) received four out of five stars on the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction (DPI) state reports issued for the 2020-21 school year, meaning the DPI has determined that the district “exceeds expectations” for […]

Alumni remember the racial history of Bl...

Alumni of Blackwell Elementary are trying to make it a National Historic Site to educate the public on what happened. MARFA, Texas – Marfa, Texas is now a tourist destination. But for many years, the small town in West Texas was isolated. The Mexican-American children went to a separate school, and now they are trying […]

Opinion: Laurentian President must take ...

Statistics do not support the assertion by LU President Dr Robert Haché that the university “is still strong” and that it is time for the university administration to realize this and act on it. consequence, declared Carol Jolin, president of the Assembly of the Francophonie of Ontario Having suffered the biggest loss of students in […]

Lawmakers approve bill to make genocide ...

BOSTON (AP) – Middle school and high school students in Massachusetts will learn about the history of the genocide and human rights issues under a bill approved by state lawmakers on Wednesday. The bill requires colleges and high schools in the state to include education on the history of the genocide. The legislation comes as […]

Students who started petition for slaver...

KANSAS CITY – Just over two months after students circulated a petition calling for a return to slavery at a high school in Missouri, a lawsuit was filed against the Park Hill School District, the Board of education and the superintendent on behalf of the students who were sanctioned for commenting on the petition. According […]

Potential closure of Chestnut Hill Road;...

Community Advocate staff covered a discussion at a recent board meeting and several topics from recent school committee meetings that I haven’t had the opportunity to cover. Here are the highlights and links. For the first story, I add a context that was not included in the weekly article. Request from residents of Chestnut Hill […]

Immigrant parents tell stories of exclus...

Non-English speaking Philadelphia parents say they have long been excluded from parts of their children’s education due to language barriers, something exacerbated by the pandemic and the return to in-person learning . Parents told The Associated Press that students were being used as translators despite federal bans, incorrect phone translations and poor communication about bullying. […]

MMSD investigates anti-Asian graffiti le...

November 24, 2021 10:12 AM Posted: November 24, 2021 10:12 AM Update: November 24, 2021 10:14 PM MADISON, Wisconsin – Madison Metropolitan School District officials said they were investigating after anti-Asian graffiti was found in the hallways and stairwells of East High School on Tuesday as students celebrated the Hmong New Year . In a […]