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21st Century Charter School Students Earn Associate’s Degrees in High School | Education

GARY – Students at 21st Century Charter School in Gary earn associate degrees while in high school, with some going beyond and earning credit toward a bachelor’s degree. Kyleah Martin is a senior at 21st Century. She obtained her associate’s degree and is preparing a bachelor’s degree in theater. She plans to go to Liberty […]

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Other universities may follow Tartu’s lead in banning Russian students | News

A total of 440 students who are citizens of the Russian Federation are studying at Estonian higher education institutions, AK reported, joined by 50 students from Belarus. Hendrik Voll, vice-rector for studies at Tallinn University of Technology (TalTech), told AK that the position of Estonian universities tends to be to act in the same direction. […]

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High school students commit to two UP universities

MARQUETTE, Mich. (WLUC) — It may have been a rough road for some, but on Friday, 21 students celebrated the start of a bright future. “I’m excited to meet new people and make new friends,” said high school student Jayden Harvey. It was future day at Marquette Alternative High School. Four seniors signed their letters […]

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House may consider funding state universities based on graduate salaries | News

JEFFERSON CITY — State funding for public universities and colleges would be tied to the salaries and professional status of their alumni under a bill introduced Monday in a House committee. House Bill 2602 is called the “College Workforce Readiness Act” for four-year universities and the “Two-Year Workforce Readiness Act” for community colleges. The bill […]

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Memphis Grizzlies Honor Historically Black Colleges and Universities with Weekend of Service, Alumni Recognition and Divine Nine Celebration

Memphis, TN. – For the fourth year in a row, the Memphis Grizzlies will honor past Black Colleges and Universities and celebrate the rich diversity of HBCUs and their contributions to ensuring students receive a strong and wholesome education. This year’s celebration includes a weekend of activities that include a service project, honoring HBCU alumni […]

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The Best Public Schools in the UK to Get a Place at Oxford or Cambridge University

Brampton Mansion Academy Two-thirds of students at Brampton Manor Academy are entitled to free school meals, and the vast majority are from ethnic minorities. The school for 11-18 year olds is based in Newnham, one of England’s poorest boroughs, where one in five children come from low-income families. The school’s principal, Dr Dayo Olukoshi, said […]

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Superintendent of Public Schools Urges D.C. Parents to Vaccinate Their Children

In early 2020, as the novel coronavirus reared its bristling head, Washington State was among the first in the nation to close schools as a precaution to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Friday marked the grim two-year reminder that the first fatal case in the United States was diagnosed in a Snohomish County man. On […]

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School systems, colleges and universities in Arkansas are walking a tightrope through covid-19 cases

School districts across the state are adjusting school calendars to deal with rising numbers of covid-19 cases and quarantines. Universities and colleges, facing similar covid challenges, are evaluating in-person classes versus online sessions and making a series of decisions. In Pulaski County, the three school districts that have been closed to on-site instruction since last […]

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Arkansas school systems, colleges and universities walk a tightrope across covid-19 cases

School districts across the state are adjusting school calendars to deal with the growing number of covid-19 cases and quarantines. Universities and colleges, facing challenges similar to covid, evaluate in-person courses against online sessions and make a series of decisions. In Pulaski County, the three school districts closed to on-site education since last week are […]

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Here’s what California state schools would do with the proposed state budget

Governor Gavin Newsom’s $286 billion spending plan proposes to allocate $21.8 billion to higher education, including the University of California, Cal State University and California Community Colleges. The 23-campus CSU and 10-campus UC systems would both get five years of 5% annual funding increases under Newsom’s proposed budget, which the governor introduced this week, on […]

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Here’s what Cal State schools would do with the proposed state budget – Daily News

Governor Gavin Newsom’s $ 286 billion spending plan proposes to allocate $ 21.8 billion to higher education, including the University of California, Cal State University and California Community Colleges. The 23-campus CSU and 10-campus UC systems would both get five years of a 5% annual funding increase under Newsom’s proposed budget, which the governor introduced […]

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State school districts and universities develop strategy to curb rapid spread of covid-19

Arkansas school systems continue to grapple with widespread illness and quarantines of covid-19 among employees and students, with several schools and entire districts turning to the use of distance learning for one or more of the next few days. State universities, as they enter their spring semesters, are also monitoring covid-19 numbers and reviewing strategies […]

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Here’s what California state schools would do with the proposed state budget – Daily Breeze

Governor Gavin Newsom $286 billion spending plan proposes to allocate $21.8 billion to higher education, including the University of California, Cal State University and California Community Colleges. The 23-campus CSU and 10-campus UC systems would both get five years of 5% annual funding increases under Newsom’s proposed budget, which the governor introduced this week, on […]

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Here’s what Cal State schools would do with the proposed state budget – San Bernardino Sun

Governor Gavin Newsom $286 billion spending plan proposes to allocate $21.8 billion to higher education, including the University of California, Cal State University and California Community Colleges. The 23-campus CSU and 10-campus UC systems would both get five years of 5% annual funding increases under Newsom’s proposed budget, which the governor introduced this week, on […]

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Here’s what Cal State schools would do with the proposed state budget – Press Enterprise

Governor Gavin Newsom $286 billion spending plan proposes to allocate $21.8 billion to higher education, including the University of California, Cal State University and California Community Colleges. The 23-campus CSU and 10-campus UC systems would both get five years of 5% annual funding increases under Newsom’s proposed budget, which the governor introduced this week, on […]

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Why some schools in the tri-state say they won’t go remote

COVID-19 cases continue to rise across the region, leading to a shortage of staff at schools returning from winter vacation. Despite this, many schools are avoiding distance learning and are moving forward with similar COVID measures in place since last semester. Ludlow Independent Schools began performing daily tests for students last semester with the help […]

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The best public schools in the UK to get a place in Oxford or Cambridge

Brampton Mansion Academy Two-thirds of students at Brampton Manor Academy are entitled to free school meals, and the vast majority are from ethnic minorities. The school for 11-18 year olds is based in Newnham, one of England’s poorest boroughs, where one in five children come from low-income families. The school’s principal, Dr Dayo Olukosh, said […]

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Delays in COVID home testing kits ‘unfortunate’, says public schools chief – Daily News

State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tony Thurmond holds a press conference at Washington Preparatory High School in Los Angeles to announce a plan to address COVID learning loss and to help children cope with pandemic trauma on Wednesday, January 5, 2022. (Photo by Axel Koester, collaborating photographer) State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tony Thurmond holds […]

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Tri-state schools increase police presence after nationwide TikTok threats

HOBOKEN, N.J. (WABC) — School officials and police departments across the country are trying to reassure students and parents after disrupting social media posts calling for possible threats against the school on Friday. The origin of the messages is still under investigation, but many districts are now taking precautions, especially in the wake of the […]

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SC’s efforts to get schools across the state back on track

COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) – South Carolina’s Education Oversight Committee is encouraging the state to use sales tax revenue to get schools back on track after pandemic learning loss . The committee made its recommendations Monday for funding the Education Improvement Act, from the one-cent state sales tax that specifically supports public education. EOC executive director […]

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How state schools fought back in the great youth rugby arms race

A quiet revolution is underway in the heart of English rugby. The independent schools’ hegemony in age group play may be well established, but the signs of social change within the sport are there if you look closely. Of the original 34-man squad that Eddie Jones named for the recent Autumn Internationals, 41% were educated […]

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No grades, but Ohio releases public school report cards

COLUMBUS (WCMH) – The Ohio Department of Education released the 2020-2021 report cards, but noted that once again no district received an overall grade due to pandemic challenges. . An ODE release says the 2020-2021 report cards provide information on graduation rates, readiness-to-success indicators, and demographic and enrollment data, along with other operational details on […]

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How Washington State Schools Are Using a Historic Amount of Federal Aid to Operate During the Pandemic

Over the past year, schools in Washington State have received a historic amount of federal funding to meet the expenses of educating children in the event of a pandemic. Already, some – about 13% of the roughly $2.6 billion – has gone to schools. In Seattle, 104 new school employees walk the halls, monitor quarantine […]

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Public schools open today amid uncertainty over last-minute teacher assignments

Public school students are returning to their classrooms today as concerns grow over a last-minute decision to fill a shortage of primary school teachers with traveling educators. Thousands of children will return to their desks after the summer holidays, with some elementary school students unsure whether they will receive adequate learning. Private schools opened last […]

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Public schools reopen amid virus and staff uncertainty

Public primary and secondary schools reopened to students on Wednesday morning, dismissing fears of COVID-19 but facing uncertainty over the deployment of teachers. Road traffic congestion, which had built up in recent days with the reopening of religious and private schools, peaked on Wednesday, with red mini-buses zipping around cars which, on several roads, could […]

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Washington State Schools and Libraries Receive $28.8 Million

U.S. Senator Maria Cantwell announced on Friday that Washington state schools and libraries will receive money from the ECF fund to support remote learning. WASHINGTON, DC, USA – Schools and libraries in Washington State are receiving $28.8 million to support remote learning. U.S. Senator Maria Cantwell announced Friday that schools, school districts and libraries in […]

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No teachers for 80 primary classes in public schools

Updated with UPE comments Around 80 public school primary classes are still without a teacher just days before the start of the new school year, the Malta Teachers’ Union has warned. Talk to Malta weather Amid a dispute between teachers and the government, union leader Marco Bonnici said that to fill these gaps, the government […]

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Teachers’ union blasts Dewine for easing quarantines at schools in tri-state

CINCINNATI (WXIX) — The president of the Ohio Federation of Teachers had strong words Thursday for Gov. Mike DeWine following his announcement of a new quarantine pilot program in school districts in Warren County. “We shouldn’t be jumping through hoops to avoid common sense protections against this deadly disease,” said OFT chair Melissa Cropper. said […]

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CO2 monitors will be delivered to all public schools by mid-September

The delivery of about 35,000 carbon dioxide monitors to all public primary and secondary schools should be completed by mid-September, the education ministry said. The department last week began supplying schools with the devices in a bid to help regulate ventilation levels and prevent the spread of Covid-19 as hundreds of thousands of students return […]

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Two Free State schools closed for the week due to rising COVID-19 cases – SABC News

Two schools that face each other in Wepener in the Free State have been closed due to an outbreak of COVID-19. Learning and teaching was suspended this week at Tlotliso Primary School and Qibing High School. Concerned parents complain about poor communication between the school and the Ministry of Education. Learners have been told to […]

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Learning modules, micro-schools plan to withdraw children from public schools

A group of parents who oppose the school mask mandate are working to create a coalition of home-schooling options that would essentially operate as a series of one-room schools. Photo by Meg Bouldon/Unsplash A group in Delawares upset by the state’s school mask mandate is working to create alternative education methods for students. The group […]

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What do you want to know

TRI-STATE (WFIE) – Back to school is fast approaching for some students in the Tri-State area. With the COVID-19 pandemic still worrying, there is a lot to know as many children head home for their first day of school this week. For the Evansville Vanderburgh School Society, students whose last name begins with AJ return […]

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Mask Policies for Tri-State Schools

CINCINNATI (WXIX) — School districts and universities in the three states are rolling out their plans on whether or not they will require students and staff to wear masks when they return to class. The Ohio Department of Health recommends wearing a mask for unvaccinated people. Cincinnati Public Schools – The Cincinnati Public Schools School […]

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WV Department of Education Launches “I Got Vaxxed” Contest for Public Schools

CHARLESTON, WV (WBOY) – The West Virginia Department of Education (WVDE) has announced its latest initiative to encourage students, teachers and staff to get vaccinated. The “I Got Vaxxed” contest is designed to encourage vaccinations among eligible school-aged students and school staff. Across the state, a high school, middle school, and elementary school will win […]

Associate degrees

Davenport North Graduate Students with Diploma and Two Associate Degrees | local education

Hagen Walker graduated from Davenport North High School with his diploma and two associate degrees from Eastern Iowa Community College. Hagen Walker graduated from Davenport North High School with his diploma and two associate degrees from Eastern Iowa Community College. The new Davenport Community Schools logo. Hagen Walker graduated from Davenport North High School with […]

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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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FC Enrollment Declining Despite Rising Associate’s Degrees – Serving the Fullerton Community Since 1922

The spring 2021 semester appeared to be a record high for student enrollment at Fullerton College in the past decade. According to Joseph Ramirez, acting director of Fullerton College’s Office of Institutional Effectiveness, student enrollment for the current spring semester is 19,734, down 7.2% from the spring semester. previous spring. In the fall 2020 semester, […]

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Trinity Students Earn Their First Associate’s Degrees

By Claire CorneliusFor signal Trinity Classical Academy has awarded associate degrees to five 2020 graduates through Trinity’s Dual Credit Program in conjunction with Colorado Christian University. Trinity has been a dual credit partner with CCU for five years, but this promotion was the first time Trinity students have taken advantage of the associate degree option. […]

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13-year-old graduates with 4 associate degrees from a US college – National

Obtaining four university degrees in two years is an achievement in itself. Now imagine doing it at 13. That’s exactly what Jack Rico, a 13-year-old from California, did. Last week, Rico became Fullerton College’s youngest graduate in the school’s 107-year history. He has earned degrees in History, Human Expression, Social Behavior and Social Sciences, while […]

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13-year-old graduates with four associate degrees

With his love for video games and his little arguments with his older sister, Jack Rico could look like any other 13-year-old boy. But Rico is anything but average: the teenager has just earned four associate degrees – and he’s done it in just two years. Rico graduated from Fullerton College in California last weekend, […]