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Two Georgia educators die from Covid on the same day

More than 100 teachers, students and community members pushed for remote-only learning following the deaths. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/two-georgia-educators-die-covid-same-day-n1255324 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared…

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Jill Biden encourages teachers in opening address as first lady – video

In her first solo address as first lady, Jill Biden hosted her first solo event by praising the work of teachers and promising them support…

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Black and white school segregation has returned to 1968 levels

School segregation between Black and white students has returned to 1968 levels, even as the nation grows more diverse. Why it matters: Black and white…

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Delay, dismantle, resist: DeVos leaves a legacy like no other Education secretary

Betsy DeVos will soon step down from her perch as Education secretary, ending her four-year run as the most polarizing person to have led the…

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Biden’s Education secretary pick acknowledges ‘ongoing crisis’ in schools

President-elect Joe Biden formally introduced Miguel Cardona as his secretary of Education nominee on Wednesday, placing the Connecticut state education official atop the incoming administration’s…

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A byproduct of the pandemic? Colleges see soaring interest in health fields

PHILADELPHIA — Vanessa Oppong thought about delaying her pursuit of a master’s degree in public health at Temple University, given that classes were moved online…

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Male student given in-school suspension for wearing nail polish to Texas high school

Trevor Wilkinson, a senior at Clyde High School, created a Change.org petition demanding that boys be allowed to wear nail polish. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/feature/nbc-out/male-student-given-school-suspension-wearing-nail-polish-texas-high-n1250110 Droolin’ Dog…

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Grades no longer define success for many college students. Covid shows why.

I’m finally learning that it is OK if I’m not the best student in every class in every semester. It’s been a hard but very…

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De Blasio to reopen New York elementary schools in reversal

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (D) announced his plans to reopen public New York City elementary schools in a reversal from his shutdown…

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A ransomware attack has shut down Baltimore’s public schools

Students in the Baltimore County Public Schools (BCPS) system have suddenly found themselves with an extra day off for the Thanksgiving holiday, but it wasn’t…

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Nikon Brings Back Its Free Online Photography Courses in Time for the Holidays

Nikon now streams all 10 of its photography lessons for free, just in time for Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s. The lessons usually cost $15…

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New York schools close over surge of Covid cases leaving 60k children without devices for remote learning

The city hit the 3 per cent threshold for daily new Covid-19 cases Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/new-york-city-schools-close-covid-cases-b1726802.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with…

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These Stanford students are racing to get laptops to kids around the U.S. who most need them

The digital divide is not a new phenomenon. Still, it largely took Americans by surprise when, as the U.S. began to shut down to slow…

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Detroit schools halting in-person learning through January

Detroit’s public school system on Thursday moved to suspend all in-person classes for the remainder of 2020 as the COVID-19 outbreak surges in Michigan and dozens of…

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Biden wants to scrap Betsy DeVos’ rules on sexual assault in schools. It won’t be easy.

The Trump administration’s Title IX regulations prioritize students accused of sexual misconduct instead of their accusers, victims’ advocates say. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/2020-election/biden-wants-scrap-betsy-devos-rules-sexual-assault-schools-it-n1247472 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out…

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Jill Biden: Who is America’s next First Lady?

Educator says she wants to keep on teaching if Joe Biden beats Donald Trump Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/us-election-2020/joe-biden-wife-dr-jill-who-is-b1674752.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it…

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DeVos’ security detail cost taxpayers $24M over 4 years

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos’ security detail has cost taxpayers more than $24 million over the past four years and is projected to cost another $3…

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Minecraft Mock Poll Aims To Educate Kids About Voting

The voting simulation is hosted by Rock The Vote and aims to demystify the voting process by allowing kids to cast mock ballots on a…

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A desk of their own to ease remote learning for kids in need

As remote schooling swept the nation, parents realized that many kids lacked desks at home Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/a-desk-of-their-own-to-ease-remote-learning-for-kids-in-need-kids-desks-kids-parents-learning-b1156972.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared…

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College president resigns after worst COVID-19 outbreak at a NY public university

The president of the State University of New York at Oneonta abruptly resigned after the school experienced the worst coronavirus outbreak at a public university…

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American university investigates students intentionally contracting coronavirus to sell their plasma

<p>Brigham Young University-Idaho says it is ‘deeply troubled’ by reports of students purposely contracting the novel virus</p> Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/brigham-young-university-idaho-coronavirus-investigation-students-selling-plasma-byu-b1037970.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story…

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