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Hot Bread Kitchen empowers women in the ...

Hot bread cookingfounded in New York in 2008 by baker Jessamyn Waldman Rodriguez, has been working for more than a decade provide training and placement for women in the restaurant industry. It is stepping up its services just as a very different restaurant industry emerges from the COVID-19 crisis. Catering to reality As we begin […]

City College faculty and students protes...

City College students and faculty gathered outside Conlan Hall on the college’s main Ocean campus to protest 50 layoff notices issued by Chancellor David Martin on Tuesday. The layoff notices, which were approved by the board on Feb. 24, will go into effect May 15. Full-time faculty can appeal their pink slips. Arnie Warshaw, a […]

Boca Helping Hands Offers Free Health an...

Boca Raton, Florida – March is National Nutrition Month and Boca Helping hand (BHH) continues to promote good nutrition by offering free health and wellness classes and expanding its pantry bag program. “Nutrition is a year-round priority at Boca Helping Hands,” said BHH Executive Director Greg Hazle. “Our ultimate goal is to help our customers […]

Mpl. the teachers’ strike continues; d

Negotiations continue Monday between the Minneapolis school district and its teachers’ union as the group’s strike stretches into another school week. After the weekend mediation sessions, district chiefs and union leaders both said they wanted to end the strike quickly. District officials said their latest offer represents a “financial limit.” Classes are canceled Monday and […]

Students staying after school with an ey...

March 12 – Students at Emmet Belknap Middle School are preparing for the state math and English language (ELA) tests and this year school administrators decided the experience would be a little different. One of the ideas put forward by parents at a recent “raising awareness” meeting was that children who do everything right and […]

Immerse raises $9 million to accelerate ...

Immerse recently announced that it has raised $9 million in funding. These are the details. Immerse – a leading virtual reality language teaching and learning platform in the metaverse – announced that it has raised $9 million in Series B funding. The funding round was co-led by the existing investor Eagle Venture Fund and new […]

Colorado Schools Got More Money For Engl...

New staff, additional training for teachers and money going directly to schools. These are some of the things some districts in Colorado have planned with new state funds to better serve students learning English. But other districts that have also received these funds and serve tens of thousands of English learners have no plans to […]

“Drive My Car” pushes the limits of lang

In recent years, the subject of language has occupied a prominent place on American cinema scenes. In 2020, Lee Isaac Chung’s magnificent family drama minari was controversially nominated for Best Foreign Language Film at the Golden Globes despite being in English and Korean and dealing with very American experiences of isolation and immigration. A year […]

Cover time, place and culture in the cla...

Now, it’s one thing to share information about the only class of its kind, and it’s another to hear from students within the community itself. These brief Q&As illustrate how rewarding the experience was for everyone involved: Anika Oss ’23, Biokinetics major, Biology and Business minors What was it like connecting with people of different […]

FFS under Samson Karebo: Building the bl...

BY ADAGHER TERSOO The recent news of the appointment of DCG Karebo Samson as the new Acting Comptroller General of the Federal Fire Service by President Muhammadu Buhari came as no surprise to many given his record of patriotic and dedicated service to his homeland. . Karebo succeeds former FFS Comptroller General Liman Ibrahim. And […]

Grant from the United States Embassy for...

Today at American Corner Moroni, American Chargé d’Affaires Amy J. Hyatt awarded a$8,000 grant to help launch Comoros’ first English-language newspaper. The grant, providedin the alumni chapter of the Comoros Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI), will support theChapter Comorian English newspaper project. This project will lead to the launch of Comores Positif, an English-language program […]

2 years later, what have we learned abou...

The new question of the week is: What lessons have teachers learned since the first school closures two years ago? My friend, colleague, and co-author Katie Hull Sypnieski and I co-wrote this answer to the question. We are both seasoned teachers in the Sacramento City Unified School District and have co-authored several books on teaching […]

A chef co-authored a book on typical Sou...

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) – Chef Kevin Mitchell hasn’t felt that kind of excitement since defending his master’s thesis at the University of Mississippi. After months of research, writing, and editing — much of it during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic — Mitchell finally got to see a finished copy of “Taste the State: South Carolina’s Signature […]

South Jersey schools brace for end of ma...

In just over a week, on March 7, New Jersey school districts will be free to adopt their own mask policies, with most South Jersey schools taking the opportunity to remove breathing screens. This means New Jersey students, who have been forced to learn remotely or attend school under state mask mandates since the COVID-19 […]

School Board Considers Superintendent Sh...

SIBLEY—Addressing staffing options, including the top job, was the top concern of the Sibley-Ocheyedan ​​Education Board on Monday February 14. Superintendent James Craig sought advice from the board after receiving a request to consider sharing a superintendent position with the Harris-Lake Park School District. The administrator there has accepted another position, and the district would […]

Pearson launches buyout as education gro...

The company logo is displayed outside the offices of Pearson in London, Britain August 4, 2017. REUTERS/Neil Hall Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, Feb 25 (Reuters) – Global education group Pearson has announced it will launch a 350 million pound ($470 million) share buyback after demand for assessment and qualification […]

Kyodo News Digest: February 23, 2022

Here is the latest list of news digests selected by Kyodo News. ———- Biden says Russia is starting ‘invasion’ of Ukraine, unveils sanctions WASHINGTON — Russia is beginning an “invasion” of Ukraine, U.S. President Joe Biden said on Tuesday, as he and other Western leaders moved to impose sanctions on Moscow in response to his […]

School board member’s remark angers NHS

NORTHAMPTON – Eleven educators from Northampton High School have written an open letter asking the school committee to apologize to students in the district for a comment made by Ward 4 member Michael Stein expressing concern that a program of Embedded honors creates an atmosphere of “second-class learners alongside first-class learners. Stein said Monday the […]

English Language Learning Market Size, S...

New Jersey, United States,- A recent report titled English learning market by Verified Market Research highlights industry dynamics, current and future trends that play a key role in determining business expansion. The report also highlights the key driving factors and restraints impacting the growth. For a comprehensive understanding, the experts have reviewed the regulatory scenario, […]

A Malaysian advantage | The star

“BOSS, kopi bing satu, tapau” is probably one of the most heard phrases in Malaysia. Living in Malaysia calls for the common encounter of people “rojak-ing” different languages ​​in one sentence. It’s as if each word is a puzzle piece that fits perfectly into the puzzle although it belongs to different puzzle sets – that’s […]

Why China is censoring re-edited episode...

The American sitcom Friends holds a unique place in Chinese pop culture. It is one of the most beloved foreign TV shows in China and watching it was many Chinese fans’ first exposure to American culture. “I started watching Friends in sixth grade and it means a lot to me, just like a companion I […]

Beijing to ban all preschool tutoring ap...

February 18, 2022 Beijing’s education regulator has told operators of mobile apps for training and educating preschoolers to ‘cease all operations’, while those for older children must register with authorities The education regulator in Beijing, the Chinese capital, is extending its crackdown on tutoring to mobile apps that target preschoolers. “Mobile apps for training and […]

Russian speakers in Ukraine fear being ‘

Debates over language in Ukraine intensified after a 2014 pro-EU revolution knocked Kiev out of Moscow’s orbit – Copyright AFP Javed TANVEER Dmitri ZAKS Kiev driving instructor Andriy Atamanyuk does not want to be saved by Vladimir Putin despite the Kremlin chief’s pledge to fight “discrimination” against Russian speakers in Ukraine. “Never,” said the 48-year-old […]

San Francisco recall vote fueled by ange...

SAN FRANCISCO — As Election Day approached, a flurry of messages swept through the phones of the Chinese-American community in San Francisco. “Don’t forget to vote,” read a message in Chinese from campaign organizer Selena Chu. “And fire commissioners who discriminate against us and disrespect our community.” The lopsided victory in a recall election on […]

Rabia Hos selected by US State Departmen...

KINGSTON, RI – February 14, 2022 – The United States Department of State has selected Rabia Hos, associate professor of TESOL/Bilingual-Dual Language Education at the School of Education at the University of Rhode Island, for a project to English language specialist focused on training teachers of English language learners and empowering women in rural communities […]

Does the language we speak influence how...

“To have a second language is to have another soul.” – Charlemagne, Holy Roman Emperor —— I remember exactly how I felt the day I was asked to take a test that would determine the grade level I would be enrolled in. I walked into an apartment with children laughing and playing as they waited […]

Exercise interventions benefit asthma pa...

Although it is known that promoting physical activity can improve asthma symptoms and quality of life – and is even recommended in asthma guidelines – such behavior change is often difficult in due to lack of funding or reimbursement for pulmonary rehabilitation or for other reasons. A recent review sought to understand the effectiveness of […]

A Teacher’s Journey Around the World – K

Spencer Edwards always found himself moving to pursue a better opportunity in his life and, by a twist of fate, ended up in a small town in northern British Columbia. Edwards, 49, found various opportunities to take him around the world, ones that eventually brought him here to Kitimat. Edwards was born in South Wales […]

Detained Australian Journalist Cheng Lei...

Australian journalist Cheng Lei was given a short reprieve to watch the Olympics with other inmates in a Chinese jail – 18 months after she was arrested “on suspicion of illegally supplying state secrets overseas”. 18 months after being arbitrarily detained in Beijing, Australian journalist Cheng Lei, 46, has been given a short reprieve to […]

End of an era | Cranbourne Star News

By Marcus Uhe Things are going to be a little different at Thomas Mitchell Elementary School in Endeavor Hills this year. Each morning when students arrive for another day of learning, they are greeted at the front door with the familiar face and friendly smile of their principal, John Hurley, ensuring they start their day […]

2022 Lionel Gelber Prize shortlist annou...

Five books vying for world’s best non-fiction book in English on foreign affairs TORONTO and WASHINGTON, DC, February 8, 2022 /CNW/ – Judith GelberChairman of the Lionel Gelber Prize Council, announces the list of nominees selected for the 2022 Lionel Gelber Prize as follows: To End a Plague: America’s Fight to End AIDS in Africa […]

Public Review of Educational Resources –

EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES FOR ELA, HEALTH/PHYSICAL EDUCATION AND ESOL Beginning February 9, 2022, educational resources for English Language Arts, Physical/Health Education, and ESOL will be on display for community review. Parents, teachers and lay citizens are invited to explore the many resources envisioned for students and teachers. In order to build a powerful community of critical […]

‘No light at the end of the tunnel’: Ame

In July 2018, Tara Joseph, President of the American Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong, wrote an article in the most well-known local English-language newspaper, the South China Morning Post, highlighting to Americans the territory’s unique position as a center of Asian business. . “The United States forgets the differences between Hong Kong and China. […]

Education Reforms Must Not Leave Out Ala...

Through Tiffany Zulkosky, Bryce Edgmon, Neal Foster, Josiah Patkotak, Chalyee Eesh Richard Peterson, La quen naay Liz Medicine Crow and Waahlaal Giidaak Barbara Blake Update: 23 hours ago Published: 1 a day ago iStock/Getty Images Teaching and learning is a deeply personal experience—based in large part on the unique cultures, life experiences, and languages ​​of […]

Shortage of instructors affecting adult ...

Each year, Sandhills Community College helps more than 400 people return to school after years, if not decades, out of the classroom. But Sandhills’ College and Career Readiness Department now faces a shortage of non-traditional instructors to support these non-traditional learners. The department is not unlike other schools and colleges across the country currently struggling […]

Learning, language and privilege

The writer is a freelance columnist and former editor of a newspaper. Imagine you’re sitting in a classroom where students who only know English or Urdu can’t understand the learning materials – suppose the lesson is in Portuguese or Swahili. This is happening in our schools and now even in our colleges. Young children starting […]

Woodland School District and CLC Partner...

Dozens of parents of English language learners from Woodland Elementary District 50 met Monday night at Woodland Intermediate to learn about a free adult education program to help them build English and computer skills. Robert Machak, assistant superintendent of education for the district, said parents who take the classes, which are housed in district schools, […]

China says US plans to pay athletes to ‘

China’s Foreign Ministry has accused the United States of seeking to “sabotage” the Beijing Winter Olympics in 2022 about a week before the Games start. As Reuters reported, the ministry claimed on Saturday that the United States was paying athletes from certain countries to make half-hearted efforts at the upcoming Beijing Games and to criticize […]

School, COVID-19 and the Omicron variant

By Mylika ScatliffeAFRO Women’s Health Writer Dealing with COVID -19 has become a way of life. Two years into this pandemic, it still affects almost every aspect of our lives. Work, play and one of the most important aspects – school. Students at all levels have been affected in one way or another. Kids, parents, […]

Iraqi Kurds learn Mandarin to get jobs w...

Chinese lecturer Zhiwei Hu speaks to students at the Chinese language department of Salahaddin University in Irbil, Iraq, Wednesday, January 19, 2021. Khalid Mohamed/AP hide caption toggle caption Khalid Mohamed/AP Chinese lecturer Zhiwei Hu speaks to students at the Chinese language department of Salahaddin University in Irbil, Iraq, Wednesday, January 19, 2021. Khalid Mohamed/AP IRBIL, […]

University of Nevada, Reno English profe...

University of Nevada, Reno Professor of English Valerie Fridland recently received a $60,000 National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) scholarship to study the English language and its impact on speech. The College of Liberal Arts professor, who had never applied for a NEH scholarship before, was thrilled to have been rewarded on her first try. […]

Named Palm Beach County Principal and Te...

WEST PALM BEACH — In a year focused on addressing learning loss, Palm Beach County Public School leaders on Tuesday recognized educators who have found new ways to improve student learning on campuses with outsized challenges. As Principal of the Year, the school district named Robera Walker, the principal of Belle Glade Elementary, who saw […]

“The pandemic has moved digital learning

The pandemic has irritated equations everywhere, driving digital learning forward year after year and has seen Oxford University Press, one of the major players in the educational publishing space, bolster a key learning solution that will now serves more than 150,000 students and more than 7,000 teachers satisfied with its full range of aids. “The […]

Community Collaboration Brings Adult Eng...

COUNTY NEWS RELEASE The Mesa Public Library, in conjunction with Family Strengths Network and the UNM Los Alamos Adult Learning Center (UNM-LA), will be hosting a series of free Conversational English as a Second Language (ESL) classes for the public. Textbooks and all course materials will also be provided free of charge. Classes will be […]

DVIDS – News – Why I serve: “It’s the be

CAMP ARIFJAN, Kuwait – Master Sgt. Omar Gonzalez Mena is passionate about helping people. The petroleum supply specialist, deployed here with the 3rd Expeditionary Sustainment Command, has spent much of his adult life teaching; first as an educator on his native island of Puerto Rico, and today as a non-commissioned officer in the army. “If […]

Should the knowledge tests before the Ch...

In December, Harvard joined many other universities to eliminate ACT and SAT requirements – the standardized tests that these institutions have recognized will not tell the full story of applicants. Is it time for the aviation industry to follow? The trend of colleges moving away from SAT admissions protocols — albeit primarily for social reasons […]

Trustees vote unanimously to save Canton...

City College of San Francisco (CCSF) trustees voted unanimously on Thursday to save its endangered Cantonese curriculum, offering a sense of relief to students and more than 20 Asian organizations that have backed its continuation. The program was nearly canceled in the fall of 2021 due to budget cuts. The college, according to administrators, must […]

Lancaster School District faces a decisi...

When: January 11 Lancaster School District Council meeting. What happened: Board members must decide on the next phase of bilingual immersion education by February 15. Administrators, tasked with researching different methods of teaching the language, presented three scenarios at the meeting, but recommended that the district continue to freeze the program due to a lack […]

Teesside University Academic Land Minist...

An academic from the University of Teesside has been awarded the prestigious Commander’s Medal of the prestigious School of Infantry (SCHINF) by the Ministry of Defense (MoD) after mentoring Gurkha recruits into the British Army. Barry Saccone, Senior Student Success Tutor (Numeracy), worked with Darlington College and the MoD in the Learning and Development Wing […]

District Program to Cover Teacher Tuitio...

Dozens of Santa Fe public school teachers plan to participate in a new initiative to increase the number of educators trained to teach English as a second language or lead bilingual classes. The district allocated $90,000 in federal pandemic assistance last month for the three-year pilot program, which will provide tuition and fee reimbursement to […]

Greek Women’s University Club Names 2021

CHICAGO — The Greek Women’s University Club (GWUC) celebrated the organization’s 90th anniversary and the launch of the 200th anniversary of the Hellenic Revolution with the presentation of scholarships to three female students Dec. 29 at Jameson’s Charhouse. Fittingly, the scholarship recipients received prizes of $1,821 each. “In 2021, as GWUC celebrated the 200th anniversary […]

Teaching English is losing its appeal in...

the herald Mrs G I sometimes envy my Zimbabwean friends for their fluent English. God knows how many hours I put in and how many grueling tests I had to pass to be able to speak and write in English as I do today. For Chinese people who belong to a completely different language family, […]

Student excels with Adult Education Prog...

Wiregrass’ adult education program and ESL classes break down the barriers for a student from Venezuela. To free: After moving to the United States from Venezuela, Wiregrass student Adriana Weffer struggled to learn a new language and get the help she needed. “I worked in factories in the mobile home industry and I had a […]

Chinese New Year: When is Chinese New Ye...

Although the date of Chinese New Year, also known as Lunar New Year or Spring Festival, changes every year, it always falls in January or February. It falls later than the British New Year as it follows the lunar calendar, mapped by the movements of the moon. Register to our daily newsletter The newsletter mute […]

Understanding our culture of DIY fame

Let us now praise the famous men, and our fathers who begot us… (Ecclesiasticus 44:1) “Are you a distinguished person? I ask my friend in a text. “Very,” he replies, quicker than usual. “How did you become distinguished?” I ask, without abandoning my research. “I made a request,” he said. My question for him was […]

Greyhound graduate student named New Mex...

Lorynn Guerrero, who will graduate from Eastern New Mexico University in May with a Masters in Educational Administration, has been named New Mexico Teacher of the Year 2022 by the New Mexico Department of Public Education. Mexico for his role as an English teacher at the New America School. in Las Cruces, New Mexico. The […]

English-language learning platform Fread...

Freadom, an English-language learning platform for children ages 3 to 12, raised $ 2.5 million in a funding round led by Capital A and other top investors, including Bollywood star Tiger Shroff, BharatPe founder Ashneer Grover, VMart Retail founder Lalit Agarwal and Global PayU CFO Aakash Moondhara to name a few. Several existing investors, including […]

Trainer who worked in logistics company ...

An instructor partly employed for his language skills won a racial discrimination complaint after being disparaged for speaking in Polish. Team leader Slawomir Rowinski has been accused by supervisor Neil Wailes of breaking a strict company policy of only conversing in English. The Polish-born instructor told a labor court that one of the reasons he […]

Newburyport schools welcome Afghan child...

NEWBURYPORT – Newburyport Public Schools on Thursday welcomed its first Afghan family to the district with help from community members. The family of nine, which includes seven children aged 6 to 17, arrived in Newburyport last month and were among thousands of people evacuated when the US military pulled out of Afghanistan in August. They […]

The mother tongue of Spanish is the key ...

JOHNSON CITY – Language is what binds everything and everyone together for Pamela Avendaño-Rubi, whose native Spanish language was the key to relationships and opportunities throughout her time at East Tennessee State University. “I was born and raised in Mexico, and it wasn’t until maybe seven or eight years that I first learned English. It […]

Economic reality projects uncertain futu...

Seoul, South Korea News last February that defending Chinese Super League champion Jiangsu FC had ceased to operate set the tone for a depressing year for football in the world’s most populous country. It was not a memorable campaign as China Daily, an English-language publication owned by the Chinese Communist Party, wrote on December 29. […]

My first semester – News

KENNESAW, Georgia (January 6, 2022) – The first semester of college is a time of transition and growth as students spread their wings and begin to navigate their college careers, discover new interests, and create lasting memories. In recognition of this milestone, we recognize the students who have just completed their first semesters at Kennesaw […]

English Language Learning Market Size, R...

New Jersey, United States, – The latest report published by Verified Market Reports shows that the English learning market should experience a sustained pace in the years to come. Analysts looked at market drivers, restrictions, risks and openings in the global market. The English Language Learning report shows the likely direction of the market in […]

Ahead of the Winter Olympics, English na...

And in some cases, English station names such as Olympic Park and Beijing Airport Terminal 2 have changed to “Aolinpike Gongyuan” and “2 Hao Hangzhanlou” – although English translations are still displayed in parentheses below. . While there is no suggestion that the redesign is linked in any way to the Winter Games, some have […]

What’s next for teaching English in Japa

University applicants across the country are now preparing for the standardized entrance exam which will have a huge impact on their post-secondary options. In recent years, policymakers have attempted to revamp the test, run by the National Center for College Entrance Exams, from scratch to meet the needs of changing times. English was at the […]

Minot Adult Learning Center Expands GED ...

MINOT, ND (AP) – The Minot Adult Learning Center provides a great opportunity for people who want to earn their high school equivalency diploma or learn English at the same time as they study for a certification in certified nursing assistant. Jennifer Kraft, director of the adult learning center, said the center has received an […]

Minot Adult Learning Center Expands Oppo...

By ANDREA JOHNSON, Minot Daily News MINOT, ND (AP) – The Minot Adult Learning Center provides a great opportunity for people who want to earn their high school equivalency diploma or learn English at the same time as they study for a certification in certified nursing assistant. Jennifer Kraft, director of the adult learning center, […]

Comment: Is it acceptable to speak a lan...

SINGAPORE: the online retailer, Shopee came under fire recently, when allegations of discrimination and a toxic work culture surfaced on social media. One of the complaints was that Chinese was spoken in meetings or used in internal documents, according to a Glassdoor study. Since 1966, Singapore’s bilingual policy has required all students in national schools […]

What is your child’s school graduation r

INDIANAPOLIS – New data from the Indiana Department of Education shows fewer high school students are graduating, indicating that the COVID-19 pandemic continues to have substantial academic impacts. Data released on Wednesday shows that 86.69% of students in the class of 2021 are graduating. In comparison, before the pandemic, Indiana had an 87.29% graduation rate. […]

Welcoming Afghan schoolchildren: How edu...

register here for the daily 74’s newsletter. Donate here to support independent journalism of the 74. James Sayavong knows what it’s like to be a refugee in America. His father was a military officer in Laos when the Communists invaded his country after the United States withdrew from Vietnam and its environs. Her mother buried […]

Montclair program helps Spanish-speaking...

In March, a 25-year-old newly arrived from South America pressed the intercom button outside Montclair High School. He was with his 16 year old brother and managed to make it clear in his limited English that the youngest wanted to start school. Over the intercom, the office staff tried to tell the young man that […]

Will she be able to lift the fortunes of...

The day Stefanson launched her leadership campaign, she vowed to kill a bill that would have eliminated elected English-language school boards. Since becoming premier on November 2, she has ended a legal battle with the federal government over carbon pricing, approved funding for some municipal projects that were stalled under Pallister and pledged to repeal […]

Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Instruc...

NOTE: CHATTAHOOCHEE VALLEY COMMUNITY COLLEGE OBSERVES EASTERN HOUR. ALL HOURS LISTED ARE EASTERN HOURS. The primary job of an instructor at Chattahoochee Valley Community College is to teach students activities designed to promote intellectual growth. The essential duties and responsibilities of an instructor include commitments to students in the classroom, the discipline of instruction, students […]

MPP McDonell talks about rural education

SOUTH DUNDAS – In November 2021, the United Counties of Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry adopted their Rural Education Report, which offered 10 recommendations for improving rural education in the county and across Ontario. Some of the recommendations sparked controversy such as calling for reorganizing the four school systems into two, one French and one English. […]

Brunel Language Center offers several pr...

There are many reasons why you can choose to study English. This can be to prepare for academic studies, to improve your English at work and / or in everyday situations or for the simple pleasure of learning a new language. Whatever your reason for wanting to study English, there is no denying that mastering […]

Quebec’s discriminatory bill 21 leads to

A third-grade teacher at an elementary school in Chelsea, a small town in Quebec on the border with Ontario, was pulled from her class earlier this month because she wears a hijab, an Islamic headscarf that covers his head but not his face. This discriminatory act, which jeopardizes a teacher’s career because of her personal […]

Best iOS and Android apps for learning S...

This list is for the best iOS and Android apps for learning Spanish. We will do our best for you to understand this list of the best iOS and Android apps for learning Spanish. I hope you like this list Best iOS and Android Apps to Learn Spanish. So let’s start: About the Best iOS […]

Cities seek to join fight against contro...

People rally against Quebec Bill 21 in Chelsea, Quebec on December 14.Justin Tang / The Canadian Press Calgary is set to join a growing list of Canadian cities supporting the legal challenge to Quebec’s controversial religious symbols law, amid a wave of outrage sparked by a school board’s recent decision to withdraw a teacher wearing […]

Peng Shuai Withdraws Sexual Assault Alle...

Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai has denied accusing a former senior official of sexually assaulting her, in what would be the first foreign press interview since her November essay caused a media storm. “I wanted to be very clear: I never claimed or wrote that anyone sexually assaulted me,” Peng said. “As far as Weibo […]

ESL teacher Michael Beihl retires after ...

Professor Michael Beihl (back center row) with one of his last ESL classes at MCCC. PHOTO | Bruna Camara Professor Michael Beihl, or “Mr. Michael,” as his English as a Second Language (ESL) students call him, is retiring after 35 years at MCCC. Professor Beihl began his college career in the spring of 1986 working […]

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 […]

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 […]

Prisoners translate Braille textbooks fo...

NASHVILLE, Tennessee (WTVF) – Three inmates at Riverbend Maximum Security Institution achieved the highest braille certification on Friday, joining two other offenders in their class as part of the Tennessee Rehabilitative Initiative in Correction (TRICOR) braille program where they transcribe textbooks for students at Tennessee School for the Blind. “It’s a rare job that I […]

Reviews | In US-Chinese competition, In...

Now is the time for Washington and its allies to court Indonesia. The goal should not be to detach Indonesia from China, but to support Mr. Joko’s economic and social development plans – he seeks to cement his legacy before his resignation in 2024 – and to help the country to become an alternative pole […]

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 […]

Élise Kendall Scheffel | Obituary

With sadness for all who knew her, Elise Scheffel moved to a better place on November 15, 2021. She was born on September 1, 1939, in Norfolk, to Albert William Kendall and Margaret Elise Unthank. Elise attended Cottey College for a year on a PEO scholarship. She then received her Bachelor of Education from the […]

How to get a driver’s license in Taiwan

Sure, you could pass the test, but cram schools don’t teach you how to drive properly. By Noah Buchan / Journalist After the third tour bus arrived, dropping its 50 or so candidates on the driving school track in New Taipei City’s Sindian District (新 hotel), I had had enough. I’ve been sitting in the […]

Center Grove adds career development cou...

Center Grove High School had the highest graduation rate in the county in 2020, but administrators hope to further increase that percentage and prepare more students for success with a range of new specialty classes. Center Grove had a graduation rate of over 96% last year. Indiana schools as a whole, however, had a graduation […]

ASU student overcomes speech difficultie...

December 8, 2021 Editor’s Note: This story is one in a series of profiles of notable fall 2021 graduates. Oumar Sulayman loves linguistics so much that he sometimes corrects his American friends’ use of English – perhaps unexpectedly, as English is one of Sulayman’s second languages. As an Arabic teacher at the School of International […]

ARC professor Elizabeth Rogers says pand...

“I don’t think this pandemic will have a short end. I think this will change our education system permanently. Elizabeth Rogers, assistant professor of ESL at American River College, says her experience teaching ESL to immigrant students has been difficult during the pandemic. “Maybe that [takes] some time for immigrants, including those from the Middle […]

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 […]

Protect Nihi Keyáh, Preserve Culture> Ai

BEALE AIR BASE, California (AFNS) – For over a millennium, American soil has been loved and respected by Native Americans. Even with the generational trauma inflicted on them by the US government, Native Americans continually fought for “Nihi keyáh,” which means our land in Navajo. The courageous men known as Navajo Code Talkers are an […]

Westside center adapts and grows with Ne...

The Westside Community Center is doing what it can to keep up with the booming growth. Although it has halted some events due to the pandemic, it is picking up the pace with activities ranging from cooking classes to tai chi. From left to right, Maria Bugarin, Maricruz Alvarez and Bianca Laris work together on […]

Up to the occasion: bakery company, univ...

Maria Gabriela Mouzawak shows up at Rise Baking Company with a smile, ready to work. She quickly packs the cookies into a box for distribution. She loves what she does and she’s good at it. But there was one aspect of her life that she wanted to improve. Mouzawak, an immigrant from Venezuela, was unable […]

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 […]

Chinese fashion photographer apologizes ...

HONG KONG – A Chinese fashion photographer has apologized after negative reactions to her work for French luxury brand Dior. The photo showed a tanned, freckled Asian-born model wearing traditional Chinese clothing while holding a black Lady Dior bag. He has been criticized for perpetuating Western stereotypes about East Asian faces and for failing to […]

Lovetts (all three) named Citizen of the...

The Forest Zone Chamber of Commerce has named Bill and Sandra Lovett and Elizabeth Ann Lovett Forest Citizens of the Year 2021. The Lovetts will be honored with a reception on Thursday, December 2 from 3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at Colbert Commons and they will rule the annual Forest Christmas Parade on Friday December […]

Letters, November 25 – Winnipeg Free Pre

Give a pass to QR codes D: Prime Minister must curb MPs outside of lunch (Notice of 22 November) As for Janice Morley-Lecomte, who went to the Oakwood Cafe to meet up with friends for a meal and, when asked about her immunization status, showed the waiter a piece of paper that did not contain […]

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 […]

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 […]

DVIDS – News – National Native American

BEALE AIR FORCE BASE, California – For over a millennium, American soil has been loved and respected by Native Americans. Even with the generational trauma inflicted on them by the US government, Native Americans continually fought for “Nihi keyáh,” which means our land in Navajo. The brave men known as Navajo Code Talkers are an […]

RCLC to Host Online Holiday Gift Auction...

Holiday Gift Auction The Notre Dame Robinson Community Learning Center (RCLC) will be hosting its annual online holiday gift auction for the second year in a row due to the pandemic. The event will be held from 12:01 am November 28 (Sunday) to 6:00 pm December 4 (Saturday) on givegrove.com. Proceeds will go directly to […]

FT / Tenure Track Instructor – Physics i

Santa Monica College FT / Tenure Track Instructor – Physics Salary: $ 65,901.00 – $ 137,311.00 per year Deadline: 01/07/2022 23:59 Pacific Job duties and responsibilities: Teach and develop lectures and laboratory physics courses from the descriptive level to the computation-based level, including in particular the physics course sequence for the majors in Engineering, Physics […]