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Mohammed Choudhury named superintendent of New Maryland State Schools – CBS Baltimore

ANNAPOLIS (WJZ) — Maryland has appointed a new public school superintendent, Mohammed Choudhury. BREAKING: Maryland State Board of Education announces @moh_choudhury as the top candidate to replace Dr. Karen Salmon, who will retire on June 30. Mohammed Choudhury is Associate Superintendent of Strategy, Talent and Innovation for the San Antonio Independent School District. — Paul […]

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Superintendent of Public Schools visits Garden Grove students in class – Orange County Register

With all 550 Eisenhower Elementary School students back on campus full-time, State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tony Thurmond decided to visit the school on Thursday, May 27. Eisenhower is the first campus in the Garden Grove Unified School District to return 100% of its students to classrooms five days a week. The district has gradually […]

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Schools in New York State can open by September

New York state schools can fully reopen by September based on the current rate of COVID-19 positive numbers in the state, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Monday. The move would mean the return of children and teachers to the classroom after more than a year of pandemic-related upheaval, which has forced many to learn remotely, a […]

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The gateway confers 1900 credentials; 30 high school students earned associate degrees

Gateway Community & Technical College awarded more than 1,900 diplomas to more than 1,300 graduating candidates and 84 General Equivalency Diplomas (GEDs) during the college’s launch celebration at Gateway’s Boone Campus. Gateway celebrates its 20th anniversary. Since its inception in 2001, Gateway has awarded nearly 24,000 degrees, diplomas and certificates to more than 12,800 graduates. […]

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A record 10 Knox Co. seniors graduating with associate’s degrees before high school graduation

Career Magnet Academy set a new record this year for the number of seniors graduating from community college before high school. KNOX COUNTY, Tennessee – Ten Knox County students now have two-year college degrees before they even graduate from high school. This sets a new record for the school system. The path to success is […]

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UC and Cal State Schools announce policy that makes COVID-19 vaccinations mandatory for 33 universities

Image via UCLA Campus Newsroom By Meghan Imperio Many universities across the country have already made new COVID-19 vaccinations mandatory, including Columbia, Yale, Princeton, as well as more than five dozen other universities. Recently, the University of California (UC) and California State University (Cal State) systems announced that they could also join the dozens of […]

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Tom Horne announces candidacy for Superintendent of Public Schools

Former public schools chief Tom Horne is jostling for his old post, rekindling themes of “ethnic chauvinism” and academic rigor that were hallmarks of his previous terms. “When I was superintendent of public instruction, my focus was on academic achievement,” Horne said at a press conference Thursday announcing his candidacy. “I was a crusader against […]

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85 students from Cypress Lakes High School will graduate with associate degrees

The inaugural cohort of Cy-Fair ISD’s College Academy will also graduate from Cypress Lakes High School on May 29. (Courtesy of Lone Star College-CyFair) As hundreds of Cypress Lakes High School students cross the stage at Cy-Fair FCU Stadium on Saturday, May 29 to receive their high school diplomas, 85 will also have graduated with […]

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Critchfield Announces Intention to Seek Superintendent of Public Schools Position | Southern Idaho Education

BURLEY — Debbie Critchfield, a member of the Idaho State Board of Education and Cassia County resident, announced Tuesday that she will run for the state superintendent of public instruction in 2022. . The office is an executive position in the state government and the superintendent leads the Idaho Department of Education, which operates the […]

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24 GCIT high school students receive college associate degrees

Through the ongoing partnership between Rowan College of South Jersey and the Gloucester County Institute of Technology, 24 high school students earned their associate degrees in their senior year. GCIT students begin earning college credit in their second year through the dual credit option, and they begin earning college credit for courses taken in high […]

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La Serna, Pioneer High Schools Recognized Among Top Public Schools – Whittier Daily News

Pioneer and La Serna High Schools, which serve the west and east ends of the Whittier Union High School District, respectively, have been recognized as 2021 California Distinguished Schools by the California Department of Education. This is the fifth time that La Serna has been recognized and the first time for Pioneer. However, in 1983, […]

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Critical Race Theory: Tennessee Legislature Bans CRT in Public Schools

(Wavebreakmedia/Getty Images) The Tennessee General Assembly on Wednesday passed a law banning the teaching of critical race theory in public schools. the the law forbids public schools to teach that the United States is a fundamentally racist nation, that a person is inherently privileged or oppressed because of their race, or that an entire race […]

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First Batch of High School Students Earn Associate’s Degrees Through Kent ISD’s Launch U Program

Launch U allows students in grades 10-12 to simultaneously attend classes at their regular high schools for part of the day and college classes at Kent ISD. GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — The first cohort of students enrolled in Kent ISD’s Launch U program will soon be earning associate’s degrees, along with their high school diplomas. […]

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Northwood, Jordan-Matthews athletes commit to public schools

Thanks for reading Chatham County’s premier source of news! Doing high-quality community journalism doesn’t come free – consider supporting our journalism by subscribe at News + Record today. Unlimited digital access starts at $4.67/month Print + digital from $6.58/month BY Victor Hensley News + Personal Record SILER CITY — A spring staple, athletes across the […]

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Associate degrees, trade schools, apprenticeships can lead to high salaries

History is full of successful people who forged their own path away from traditional education. Despite what our culture, your parents, or your own inner critic tells you, there are plenty of high-paying jobs that don’t require a bachelor’s degree. Now, although you don’t need a particular bachelor’s degree, you do need education. Some jobs […]