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Unimaginable growth and change mark the first century of the Pasadena Library

The Pasadena Public Library celebrates a century of books and service, having grown with its community over many generations. Beginning in a small room in the city’s only high school with a circulation of 1,511 books, the institution now has a two-building primary location at Jeff Ginn Memorial Drive that offers an expanse of literature, […]

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Reconciliation of the finances of the sole proprietorship and its shareholder

OOur law firm recently represented a party in a series of litigious “education and training contract” cases, but the lawsuits weren’t limited to the contract itself – rather determining the mix of finances between the shareholder of a public limited company and said company. In this article, the author illustrates the lawyer’s point of view […]

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Poop Money Drill Manuals Request Saved, Orders Hold Until System Cleared

Everybody wants a piece of poo money. For years, Japan has known a universal truth: children learn best with poo. It’s thanks to the hit education series poo drill (Unko drill) books, which started in 2017 with the huge success Kanji poo exercise. It has since spawned an entire poo-themed educational media empire. The latest […]

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Why I Quit My Teaching Job This Year / LGBTQ Nation

I was a teacher in my riding for twenty-three years. I had a stable position that I enjoyed and a program that I had built over 15 years. I was proud of this achievement. This year, I left teaching, suddenly, for good. Earlier than expected. Relate: The teacher who started the first Gay-Straight Alliance public […]

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Festival brings the community together to reflect on Juneteenth | New

Attracted by vendors, speakers and food trucks, dozens of community members from across the community gathered at Hillview Park in Los Altos to commemorate Juneteenth on Sunday, June 19, at a festival presented by Justice Vanguard (JV ), an organization focused on community investment. The event featured guest speakers, dancers and local black-owned businesses. June […]

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This Week in Geek (6/20/22–6/26/22)

Posted in Events By Jon Carnes June 19, 2022 Welcome to This Week in Geek, your guide to events of interest to Minnesota’s geek community for the week of Monday, June 20 through Sunday, June 26. Virtual events June 19, 2022—Honoring the Ancestors: Dreaming of the Future What: Community, Music, Theater & Comedy, EducationalWhen: Monday, […]

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The UBA Foundation celebrates the International Day of the African Child

In commemoration of the International Day of the African Child 2022, the UBA Foundation, the corporate social responsibility arm of the United Bank for Africa (UBA) Group, joined the rest of the world on Thursday in celebrating African children by organizing reading sessions for school children. across the African continent and donating thousands of books […]

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Children’s Defense Fund Freedom Schools Offer Hope for Education Challenges

In almost every sector, the pandemic has exacerbated existing challenges, and education is no exception. The effects of learning loss, teacher shortages and disparities in access seem more pressing than ever, and yet there are reasons for optimism. Effective, evidence-based interventions exist. One of them is Children’s Defense Fund Freedom Schools. At the University of […]

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FOLIO 2022 / PhMuseum International Online Photo Book Photography Masterclass 3rd Edition

An unprecedented opportunity Edited by Witty Books editor Tommaso Parrillo and designer Giulia Boccarossa, a group of photographers will be followed through the advanced phase of their projects with the aim of wrapping up the work and preparing it for publication. At the end of the 6-month masterclass, all participants will be ready to present […]

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Students are happy and sad as the CPS school year comes to an end for the summer

Typically, kids are fired up for their last day of school as they head into summer vacation, the outdoors, and warm weather. And there were certainly laughs and excitement on Tuesday as Chicago Public Schools classes wrapped up until the fall — but it wasn’t all smiles. At the end of a school year that […]

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Do you have what it takes to be a reading buddy? | Education

The Johnson City Public Library is looking for volunteers for its Book Buddy program. The Book Buddies are volunteers who travel to daycares, preschools and kindergartens in the Johnson City community to share the love of reading with children. “It’s my favorite thing to do during the week,” said Kathy Hall, a longtime volunteer. Hall […]

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Karnataka to Remove Dalit Writer’s Poem from School Textbooks Claiming Sun and Moon Are Not Gods

BC Nagesh orders the poem to be removed from textbooks (representative image) The poem further says that no one has seen the ‘aatma’ (mind) of the God and that Shastras and Puranas are a bundle of lies, and the palace and guru’s abode are also traps. IANS bangalore Last update:June 13, 2022, 09:09 HST FOLLOW […]

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Ken Paxton wants Texas to help defend Llano County officials sued for banning books

A federal lawsuit claims Llano County leaders perpetrated a coordinated censorship campaign in how they limited the books taxpayers could access. AUSTIN (Texas Tribune) — Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton wants his office to help defend Llano County officials being sued for restricting and banning books from their public library system. In a court filing […]

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Anonymous donor makes training funds available to pandemic-affected workers

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — There is help on the way for a workforce affected by the pandemic. Over the past two years, more than 2,000 members of the Monongalia County workforce have felt the effects of COVID-19 with business reorganizations or closures. Now, through an anonymous donor, a group called Your Community Foundation is offering scholarships […]

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Reviews | What the January 6 hearings teach Americans about democracy

On Thursday night, a congressional committee entered into a no-holds-barred conversation with the citizens of this country about, in the committee chairman’s words, Donald Trump’s latest stand, his attempt to incite the enemies of the Constitution to overthrow American democracy. The facts of what happened in the January 6, 2021 attack have been clearly and […]

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Amy Coney Barrett received book payment of $425,000, records show

Placeholder while loading article actions Supreme Court Justice Amy Coney Barrett received $425,000 last year in a book deal, according to financial disclosure reports released Thursday showing judges were paid thousands of dollars to teach in law schools and for travel expenses for conferences as far away as Iceland. Payment for Barrett’s book — more […]

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Saskatoon Public Schools will charge fees for lunchtime supervision and cut teaching jobs to balance the books

The chair of the board of trustees of Saskatchewan’s largest school division said she cried as she moved a motion to approve the budget for the 2022-23 school year on Tuesday. “Every time we make a decision at the board table, the first question I ask is, ‘Is this good for the students?’ And yesterday […]

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8 disputed books in Catawba County reviewed; most stay in libraries | Education

Catawba County Schools reviewed eight of 24 books a parent asked the school system to ban. None of the books have been banned from school libraries, but three will be removed from college libraries. In March, Michelle Teague asked the district to remove 24 books from school libraries. She submitted 24 formal challenges to have […]

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Purdue’s environmentally sustainable commercial adhesive is an option for gluECO adhesives

Corn protein called zein forms the basis of the non-toxic adhesive WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – A recyclable, compostable and biodegradable adhesive developed by researchers at Purdue University has been offered as an option to Massachusetts-based gluECO Adhesives LLC, which plans an initial product line in Q4 2022. Traditional adhesives are petroleum-based, permanent and often toxic. […]

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Legacy Giant Kaplan extends corporate hand to education

Kaplan continues to find new ways to support an ever-changing education market. Getty Images Andy Rosen, Chairman and CEO of Kaplan, has every reason to wander the education landscape. Rosen has led Kaplan for more than 30 years, serving more than one million learners each year, with operations in approximately 30 countries and partnerships with […]

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Hong Kong schools should remove books that endanger national security, says education secretary

Hong Kong’s education secretary dismissed concerns over self-censorship in schools while saying it was their duty to ensure they had no titles that could endanger national security . Kevin Yeung’s remarks came after local media reported on Monday that hundreds of books dealing with topics including the 2019 protests and the 1989 Tiananmen crackdown had […]

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Racism in English Education Should Be Considered a Safeguarding Issue, Says Author | Education

Racism in education should be treated as a safeguard issue, with anti-racism policies in all schools in England and staff training, according to a new book. Jeffrey Boakye, a black English teacher, author and broadcaster, argues that schools are dangerous places for racially marginalized students, and warns that black children attend institutions that could “actively […]

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Meet the Top 10 BMC Durfee High School Graduates in 2022

FALL RIVER – The following students are graduating from BMC Durfee High School at the academic top of the senior class. 1.Sophia Chen Chen, valedictorian, is the daughter of Jenny Cheng. She will attend the Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (MCPHS) as a pharmacy major. Sophia has received the Certificate of Academic Excellence […]

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Author Fr. Greg. Udo Njoku CSSp’s new book “Raising Children in Today’s Modern Society (Parenting Now In Crisis)” is a guide for parents facing today’s challenges

NEW YORK (WEB PR) June 03, 2022 Prof. Greg. Udo Njoku CSSp, who was ordained a priest in 1982 by Pope John Paul II in Nigeria, has completed his new book “The Education of Children in Today’s Modern Society (Parenting Now in Crisis): (An Ar-se-nal for Mass Construction and Repairs of Various Problems in […]

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These are the books that taught me how to help a loved one with mental illness

In the space of two weeks, America mourned two horrific mass shootings, in Buffalo, New York and Uvalde, Texas. Whatever other factors contributed to these tragedies, it is clear that both shooters suffered from serious mental disorders. Studies have confirmed that a significant proportion of mass shooters suffer from an untreated psychiatric disorder. However, many […]

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Moms for Liberty criticizes teacher Brevard’s collection of ‘banned books’

Support local journalism. Unlock unlimited digital access to floridatoday.com. Click here and subscribe today. A Brevard teacher organizes a “banned books” drive to get copies of disputed literary works into the hands of students. Adam Tritt, an English teacher from Bayside High AP, created an online fundraiser to buy copies of books like “Slaughterhouse-Five” to […]

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Become a member of the first exclusive Pilots Club and travel the world using your very own Platinum Pilots NFT

Munich, Germany, May 29, 2022, ZEXPRWIRE, Take your unique Platinum Pilots NFT on an unforgettable journey around the world and gain access to the exclusive Platinum Pilots Club. Life-changing experiences, an amazing community, and luxury travel await! The story behind the project It’s been two years. The borders are opening. Travel resumes. Becoming a member […]

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Club News – Newton Daily News

Kiwanis Club Emerson Hough would be surprised if anyone spent a year researching his life. But Dr. Tom Hoover did. And while Hoover said Hough had a “fascinating life,” Hough himself felt his life wasn’t worth much. He suffered from “numerous childhood illnesses,” Hoover said, as well as anxiety and depression. Hoover, a former East […]

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Leighton Buzzard students inspired to become architects and engineers with book donation

Students enjoy their new books Submitted by Barratt Developments Hoping to promote careers in the construction industry, local homebuilder Barratt David Wilson Homes has donated 30 educational books to pupils at Clipstone Brook Lower School in Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire. The “We Can Build” books were written by graduates of Barratt’s ASPIRE program to celebrate student […]

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The Book Briefing: Melissa Febos, Angie Thomas

Less than half of Hayao Miyazaki’s animated feature film Taken away as if by magic, a 10-year-old girl finds her name. She’s lost too much since falling into a supernatural world – her parents, even her physical body briefly. The retrieval of her name, followed by a friend’s kind gift of a fresh meal, loosens […]

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State Orders Orange Schools To Say Who Bought ‘Gender Queer’

A state investigator investigating teacher misconduct has demanded to know who in Orange County public schools authorized the purchase of the book ‘Gender Queer,’ a controversial memoir the district withdrew of several high school libraries in late October, according to emails between the employee and the school district. “This office is trying to find out […]

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Kashmir school education department orders schools to reduce weight of schoolbags

Kashmir’s Department of School Education has ordered officials from educational institutions in the valley to reduce the weight of the bags. “Heavy schoolbags pose a serious threat to the health and well-being of students. The heavy schoolbag has serious or adverse physical effects on growing children, which can damage their spine and knees,” the department […]

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2 Panthers win the Fulbright Awards | FIU News

Research on AI in the justice system Teresa Schuster ’22 is a Fulbright Award alternate. This means that if more funds become available, she could be selected for the award. If so, Schuster would travel to Estonia to research the pioneering use of artificial intelligence (AI) in its justice system. Specifically, she would study the […]

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State Farm, facing conservative outcry, drops support for LGBTQ GenderCool children’s book program

Placeholder while loading article actions The State Farm jingle is unmistakable: “Like a good neighbor, State Farm is here. Yet when it comes to State Farm’s support of a program providing LGBTQ-themed children’s books to teachers and libraries, conservative groups and right-wing media have ridiculed the insurance company as a “neighbour.” scary” and accused her […]

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Camps, programs for kids, teens in the Jackson area

Summer is fast approaching and so is the start of various camps and activities in the Jackson metro area. Looking for a way to keep kids and teens busy? Check out some of the athletic, academic and artistic summer program opportunities around Jackson. jackson City of Jackson Summer Camp: 6 to 12 years old. June […]

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Meet the Candidates for the Hannover School Board | Education

Eight people are vying for a seat on the Hanover County School Board. The Mechanicsville District’s seat on the seven-member council expires June 30. Hanover is one of 16 localities in Virginia that appoints members to its school board. There is no public election; rather, council members are appointed by the County Board of Supervisors […]

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P4 student rebuts Zaobao article questioning Chinese education standards; says they like chinese lessons

– Advertisement – A former Chinese journalist’s comments that Chinese education standards are unsatisfactory prompted a rebuttal from a worried Grade 4 student, saying he was learning more than the language and enjoying the lessons. Li Minwen illustrated her point in a letter to Lianhe Zaobao on May 10, noting that her children’s Chinese textbooks […]

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Princeton Public Library Events for June 2022

NEWS | FEATURES | PREVIEWS | EVENTS originally published: 05/21/2022 (PRINCETON, NJ) — The Princeton Public Library seeks to engage, inspire, educate and unite everyone in their diverse community. They offer a myriad of events and educational programs each month. Here is an overview of library events for June 2022. Tech: How to extract photos […]

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Elspeth Barker, author of a beloved novel so little known, dies at 81

Elspeth Roberta Cameron Langlands was born on November 16, 1940 in Edinburgh. When she was 7, her parents, Robert and Elizabeth (Brash) Langlands, moved their family to Drumtochty, a neo-Gothic castle in Kincardineshire that her father is said to have purchased from the King of Norway. The Langlands established a preparatory school for boys, which […]

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Florida now warns publishers against ‘critical race theory’ in social studies books – Orlando Sentinel

TALLAHASSEE — Amid controversy over how it rejected math books, the Florida Department of Education is seeking proposals from textbook companies to provide social studies materials while again clarifying that his definition of “critical race theory” should not be included. The department is accepting bids from companies through June 10 to provide social studies books […]

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UVU’s New Culinary Arts, Art & Design Book Will Leave You Saying “I Love It”

I like is a French word that expresses love, admiration and respect. It is also the name of the award-winning book published by the Culinary Arts Institute and the Department of Art and Design at Utah Valley University. The book was created out of respect for a program that has produced award-winning chefs for over […]

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Karnataka government defends decision to include Dr Hedgewar’s speech in textbooks

A day after some far-left organizations protested the inclusion of a speech by Hindutva ideologue and writer Dr. Keshav Baliram Hedgewar in a revised Kannada textbook for class X students, the government of Karnataka defended its position saying that there was no question of amending this. In a recent decision, the Karnataka government decided to […]

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Universities are not giving students the courses or support they need

Higher education websites and publications are almost drowning in the grip of the crisis in the humanities in particular and the university in general. There are thumps about the “purpose of higher education” and the battle of “winning versus learning”; even on “student-centered education,” a slogan of the 1960s. Yet, paradoxically, lost in all of […]

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Five students hope to save a historic house from collapse

WOOSTER – The Compton House, a historic landmark, is in disrepair. The roof tiles are crumbling in the grass and the stairs leading up to the house. Spiders come out from webbed houses in cracked porch ceilings, likely caused by water damage and weather. The brackets that hold these ceilings in place are riddled with […]

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To help! I was fired and I don’t know what to do with myself – Daily News

Q I am a 67 year old female and was laid off in December 2021 after years as a vice president at a large company. I don’t know what to join. No suggestions? S.J. Thank you for asking a question that recognizes the importance of relationships. Very often, a person’s job is more than just […]

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Language: equalizing the learning field | Special report

he language of instruction is a complex issue with educational, psychological, cultural, political and economic consequences. This is mainly because the ruling elite has to satisfy several interest groups – the rulers, the wage earners, the parasites of both, the challengers of the ruling elite etc. Moreover, the policy must take into account economic and […]

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Ephrata Area Receives Over $50,000 in Venture Capital Grants, Projects Include Book Vending Machine | Community News

When: May 9 Ephrata Area School Board meeting. What happened: Ephrata Area Education Foundation has approved nine venture capital grants for the upcoming school year, totaling $52,504. One of the projects that has caught the eye is a project to have a book vending machine for students at Highland Primary School. why is it important: […]

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Gullybaba launches 150 help books for IGNOU students – India Education | Latest Education News | World Education News

New Delhi – In the rapidly changing post-Covid education scenario where students need easy to understand content, India’s leading publishing company, Gullybaba Publishing House Pvt. Ltd., has launched 150 graduate and postgraduate study aid books for this academic session to enable learners to achieve peak performance. These books are based on the latest CBCS curriculum […]

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Economics Program – Bachelor of Science, Minor

Build your economic foundation From how best to build your savings account to the complex interactions of trade policies and global markets, the study of economics helps us understand how people and organizations make choices and how those choices shape our world. Combining classical economics with a core of cutting-edge 21st century business, the Ferris […]

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Rowan Alumnus, Bestselling Author Graduate Gifts “The Truth About Crypto” | rowan today

Ric Edelman saw the future and it is crypto. A longtime Rowan University alumnus and major donor, Edelman today gifted graduates of the college that bears his name with a book that could shape their financial health for years to come. Ric Edelman College of Communication & Creative Arts (Edelman CCCA) kick-off speaker presented each […]

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Oklahoma invests $2.5 million in Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library

May 10, 2022 6:45 p.m. Post : May 10, 2022 6:45 p.m. Matt Sayles Dolly Parton, left, and Katy Perry perform ‘Coat Of Many Colors’ at the 51st Annual Academy of Country Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on Sunday, April 3, 2016 in Las Vegas. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP) OKLAHOMA CITY – […]

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Alex Edelman’s new book ‘A Pretty Penny’ is an educational story that shapes a child’s understanding of their own worth

GREENWICH, Connecticut – May 10, 2022 – (Newswire.com) Fulton Books author Alex Edelman, an investment professional, has finished his latest book “A Pretty Penny”: a fun and informative short read that teaches children about the concept of money. The story also contains an underlying lesson that will help young readers identify their own path in […]

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Wabash and Purdue Online Form Educational Partnership Aimed at Digital Transformation

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind – Manufacturing, logistics and transportation businesses, like many businesses, are undergoing a data-driven digital transformation, and Wabash, an innovation leader for technical solutions in these areas, has intention to stay one step ahead. Wabash, formerly Wabash National, has a home court advantage to achieve its goal. Just across the Wabash River from […]

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What to do this week, from the Greater Pittsburgh Festival of Books to the Freaky Fair

What’s happening this week in Pittsburgh, May 9-15? Find out here. Be sure to visit each organization’s website and social media for Covid protocols. Do you know of a cool event? Email us. Tuesday May 10: Gab Bonesso and his friends at Brillobox8 p.m.Bloomfield’s beloved bar is back, and so is this monthly showcase. Produced […]

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Wise words on raising a “military-age” teacher

Wendy Wise reflects on her time at St Joseph’s Primary School, North Goulburn. Photo: John Thistleton. After teaching elementary schools her entire working life, Wendy Wise confidently steps into a minefield of opinions on how best to educate young children. His career began in the 1960s, in what educators describe as the “military age”. “When […]

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Student voices: social and emotional learning can create a culture of understanding in schools

Editor’s note: This essay is part of the Seattle Times’ Student Voices program for young writers. Meet the authors and read other 2022 essays at st.news/studentvoices2022. For most of my life, I believed that difficulties were something to hide. Living in a poor family, I grew up in a moldy house with rotting wood, infested […]

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Pittsfield: Educators Receive College Club Scholarships | Community News

PITTSFIELD — College Club members enjoyed more than a spring luncheon April 23 at the Country Club of Pittsfield. They were thrilled as they listened to five educators describe how their scholarships have brightened up this school year. The College Club Educational Scholarship Program provides funds for a special project designed by a teacher to […]

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Westport Farmers Market opens for the season

The Westport Library has rescheduled its Evening with author Heather McGhee to 7 p.m. on May 18. The event was originally scheduled for Jan. 16 as the library’s annual celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., which began in 2006 as an interfaith gathering coordinated by the Westport Weston Interfaith Council. The 2022 event will […]

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Oklahoma Higher Education is hiring (curators don’t need to apply)

Oklahoma’s radical college wants to make sure the next generation of faculty includes only radicals. It’s not like Oklahoma professors were conservative before, but at least they were hired for job-related skills. It’s coming to an end. Radicals take control of job offers for new teachers. If you use the right words when writing requirements, […]

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Booka – a digital library of children’s books sees massive growth and wins new contracts

Offering children an exciting and fun learning room, Booka, a digital distribution platform, is now acquiring new collaborations and contracts. By following established guidelines, more books will ensure real value for children to make them read in a better and more engaging way. The latest contracts will enrich the digital library with 700 new electronic […]

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These illustrations challenge the lack of representation in women’s health care

A 2018 study by Soc Sci Med came to a sad conclusion: medical textbooks only depict people of color in 17% of their images. The majority of images in these educational books feature light skin tones. The number indicates a lack of representation in medical education, which has implications for health care and how women […]

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OpEd: Sense. Sherman and Kahn celebrate teachers

By Senator Jay Kahn, D-Keene and Senator Tom Sherman, D-Rye This week, we honor New Hampshire educators as we come together to celebrate National Teacher Appreciation Week. To say that our teachers took on impossible and unpredictable challenges would be an understatement. Over the past two and a half years, educators have valiantly continued to […]

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American boys are in serious trouble. Schools can help (Opinion)

The current crisis of opportunity for Black, Latino and Indigenous boys deserves our attention. But an even larger existential crisis lurks underneath. According to the Brookings Institution, in 2020, men made up only 41% of post-secondary students to inscribeMenyou. In all American high schools, in the 2018-2019 school year, 45,000 fewer boys than girls graduated. […]

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A teacher who has written over 100 books

Rakib Ahmad Zia, a political science professor from central Kashmir, is the author of over 100 books covering various topics. A native of Naroo Budgam, he is the author of books related to political science, general knowledge and various contests for students as well as the teaching community. Currently, he is working as an Assistant […]

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Interactive Children’s Books Market Size, Trends and Forecast to 2029

New Jersey, United States – The latest research report provides a comprehensive assessment of the Interactive children’s book market for the forecast year 2022-2029, which is beneficial for companies regardless of their size and turnover. This survey report covers key market insights and industry approach to COVID-19 (Omicron) in the coming years. The Interactive Children’s […]

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Florida reinstates math textbooks after publishers remove ‘woke’ content

Placeholder while loading article actions After Florida education officials rejected a number of math textbooks due to alleged “awake content,” including references to critical race theory, some of the books have been reinstated. The Florida Department of Education announced Thursday that nine books have been added to an adoption list of math learning materials after […]

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Denver School Unveils Book Vending Machine | Education

Many schools have vending machines so students and teachers can fuel their appetites or quench their thirst. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Early College has a new machine that will fuel their imaginations. The school unveiled a book vending machine on Thursday afternoon. It is the first of its kind in the Denver public school […]

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Savannah GA Activists Join Fight to Ban Obscene Books in Public Schools

Beth Majeroni approached a desk lined with a transparent, COVID-safe plastic barrier during the Savannah-Chatham school board meeting on Jan. 5. She addressed the board members in a concise and polite manner, with hand-crafted remarks, using her allotted five minutes of time to talk about the books that are currently available to students at district […]

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Breakthrough Star: Rebecca Janzen – UofSC News & Events

Spanish teacher explores aspects of Mexican culture in literature Published on: April 27, 2022; Updated on: April 27, 2022By Page Ivey, pivey@mailbox.sc.edu, 803-777-3085 Spanish and comparative literature professor Rebecca Janzen ticked all the North American boxes: she’s from Canada, works in the United States, and her field of study is Mexican literature and culture. And, […]

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Conferences | Residency in diagnostic radiology | Maine Medical Center

Residents attend two conferences a day, from 7 a.m. to 8 a.m. and from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. Every Thursday, the afternoon lecture is from 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. and covers important topics in the physics of radiology. Residents also scheduled lecture time at the simulation center to practice procedural skills, communication skills, […]

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One Book One Community 2022 Campus Read Book Launch

Photo submitted book cover of The Fire Keeper’s Daughter The One Book One Community Committee launches its 2022 Campus Reading Campaign! Daughter of the Fire Keeper by Angeline Boulley was chosen as the reading of 2022. She will be on campus in late October 2022 for two events as an early launch […]

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The learning climate suffers when teachers are threatened

Somewhere in the bowels of the Ohio Statehouse, I’m sure plans are underway to recruit hundreds of new teachers. Surely our legislators must know that a mass exodus of qualified and creative teachers could hit our schoolyards by fall. House Bill 616, introduced by Rep. Jean Schmidt, R-Loveland, and Rep. Mike Loychek, R-Bazetta, is copycat […]

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Professor Fabiola Torres honors the legacy of bell hooks during her Distinguished Faculty Award lecture – El Vaquero

An ethnic studies professor discusses the importance of equity in the classroom “Equity is a framework that encompasses, of course, the institutional, practical and personal goal of ensuring the success of all students. And that we give special consideration to our students who come from disproportionately affected communities because students like those of us come […]

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Letters to the Editor – Math, High Speed ​​Rail, Sex Ed, Mayor of Denton

Why drag the math into all this? Math is an art, a tool and something that some students love, but it is not a weapon. After 35 years of teaching teenagers the fun of solving quadratic equations, I’ve seen a number of textbooks come and go, including a series I contributed to, but I’ve never […]

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Fullerton School District Promotes Family Book Clubs

Today, California state standards require that even five-year-old readers “carry on a conversation [about a story] through multiple exchanges” and “ask and answer questions about key details and ask for clarification if something is not understood”. Faced with such high demands, what can families do to support their children? For the dozen families who had […]

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History, theme of the celebration of UNESCO’s World Book and Copyright Day

World Book and Copyright Day is organized to encourage children around the world, especially those in disadvantaged and marginalized communities, to develop reading habits. World Book Day 2022: UNESCO celebrates World Book and Copyright Day NEW DELHI: The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) organizes World Book Day or World Book and Copyright […]

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Koza’s ‘Destined to Fail’ Wins Outstanding Book Award from AERA’s Curriculum Studies Division

April 22, 2022 Julia Eklund Koza’s book, “‘Destined to Fail:’ Carl Seashore’s World of Eugenics, Psychology, Education, and Music,” has been selected as the winner of the Outstanding Book Award for 2021 by the Curriculum Studies Division of American Educational Research Association (AREA). Koza Koza is Professor Emeritus in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction […]

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JD Vance was paid $70,000 by colleges while promoting his book. Now he is denouncing higher education as a candidate for the Senate. – Chicago Tribune

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Before Republican JD Vance began targeting universities as the enemy of the conservative movement, the Donald Trump-backed U.S. Senate candidate in Ohio leveraged a network of higher education institutions across the country to promote his book – and he made money doing it. In the two years since the 2016 release of […]

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What makes Alabama Republican gubernatorial candidate Lew Burdette different?

Lew Burdette can talk about the horror he experienced on December 27, 1974 in an almost factual way. He was 15 and was leaving his father’s grocery store in Roanoke for a date when two teenagers, who planned to hold him for ransom, grabbed him at gunpoint and forced him into a car. They drove […]

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Cedar Hill ISD School Board Place 2 Candidate DeAundra Hurd Q&A –

Facebook Twitter pinterest Focus Daily News sent the following questions to ALL candidates vying for the Cedar Hill ISD School Board. We do not modify the answers in any way and publish them exactly as they were submitted to us. Cedar Hill ISD School Board Place 2 Candidate DeAundra Hurd Please provide a high-level outline […]

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Recess helps kids develop creative and academic skills – CBS Detroit

First weather forecast April 30, 2022 (Today)Warmer temperatures and some sunshine today, but the rain will shift this evening. Chief Meteorologist Karen Carter tells you what to expect. CBSDetroit.com/weather. 5 hours ago Question of the day on the family quarrel! 4-20Watch Family Feud Weeknights at 7 and 7:30 p.m. on CBS 62! 10 hours ago […]

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The 2022 Los Angeles Times Festival of Books presents Team: Training, Education, and Mentorship

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA, USA, April 19, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Author Dana Gordon will be one of the featured authors at the upcoming 2022 Los Angeles Festival of Books with her published book titled Team: Training, Education, and Mentoring. A book with ideas about the United States Navy and giving meaningful and informative military career advice. […]

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Olubimpe Beatrice Akinyelure’s new book, ‘Power in Your Tongue’, is an exciting work that aims to distribute the weight of a person’s speech

The recent publication “Power in Your Tongue” by Covenant Books author Olubimpe Beatrice Akinyelure is a charming and thoughtful tale aimed at teaching the younger generation to be careful with the words they speak, for there is power in everyone’s language. MIDDLE RIVER, Maryland – April 19, 2022 – (Newswire.com) Olubimpe Beatrice Akinyelure, wife, mother […]

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Why Caillou has no hair

Caillou is a popular children’s cartoon series that has lasted over 20 years, but here’s why the title character has always gone bald on the show. Here’s why the titular young boy of the animated series Pebble remained totally bald throughout the series. Preschool series like sesame street are a great way to introduce infants […]

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Education could be transformational if politicians come out

Wynn and Ziff are assistant professors of sociology and co-directors of the Community Research Center at Indianapolis University. They are Public Voice Fellows through the OpEd Project. The onslaught of bills on what can be taught in schools would imply that education is a zero-sum game. Florida recently enacted the so-called “Don’t Say Gay” bill […]

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Minecraft Crafting Essentials: How to Craft Paper

Minecraft has been around for over a decade and is a staple for gamers young and old, still popular among streamers, and attracting new players over the years. Although the game has come a long way since its beta days, some players may still want to know how they can craft the essentials, as sometimes […]

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Developers respond to demand for homes, DeSantis taking our liberties

Developers simply build to meet demand To present the development industry as the devil responsible for all our growth problems is to believe that any company will develop products where there is no demand (“Neal’s legacy: Sprawl, traffic, pollution », April 12). All the real estate industry does is respond to a demand. In my […]

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An engineering professor dedicates his career to giving back to doctoral students | UTSA today | UTSA

UTSA’s mission The University of Texas at San Antonio is dedicated to advancing knowledge through research and discovery, teaching and learning, community engagement, and public service. As an institution of access and excellence, UTSA embraces multicultural traditions and serves as a center of intellectual and creative resources as well as a catalyst for socioeconomic development […]

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Los Angeles Times Book Festival 2022 Let’s see, what would we like to be?

What would you like to be when you grow up? In our dreams and aspirations, we find our opportunities. —Sugar Ray Leonard LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA, USA, April 14, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Sarah Kaible has released her lovely book, Let Us See, What Would We Like To Be? The book features lively illustrations and catchy rhymes […]

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State and county education officials kick off college body recruiting

Officials from Sacramento and several Riverside County colleges, including College of the Desert, joined Riverside City College on Wednesday to kick off the state’s recruiting effort for a new college volunteer corps. The California Volunteers College Corps program will provide 6,500 college students across California with a $10,000 college stipend in exchange for one year […]

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‘My classmates are like my grandchildren’: Italian woman returns to school at 90 | Italy

An Italian woman who missed out on formal education because of World War II has returned to school to prepare for her school diploma – at the age of 90. Annunziata Murgia is the oldest person to have taken courses for the media licenseor secondary school diploma, an examination usually taken by children in lower […]

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Punjab government orders pvt schools to post list of shops selling books and uniforms | Education

Previously, CM Bhagwant Mann ordered pvt schools not to force parents to buy books and uniforms from a specific store. The Punjab government on Tuesday ordered private schools to post a list of stores selling books and uniforms to allow parents to have the option of buying these items from any prescribed store. Schools will […]

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Patricia MacLachlan, author of ‘Sarah, Plain and Tall’, dies at 84

“I love their letters,” she told Publisher’s Weekly in 2010. “I kept one from a child, on my fridge, and she said, ‘Thank you for writing this book, c This is the second greatest book I have ever read. ‘ I like this. And I still wonder what was the first greatest book that kid […]

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Fundraiser sponsored by Friends of the Library — Neuse News

The Friends of the Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library are once again holding a raffle to raise funds to fund improved library programs. The Friends will kick off the spring edition of “I Love My Library!” raffle on April 12. This raffle format developed after COVID has impacted many elements of the life of our community. […]

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UM’s Carmichael Library is one of 33 academic libraries nationwide to receive a humanities grant

The University of Montevallo’s Carmichael Library has been selected as one of 200 libraries nationwide, and one of only 33 university libraries, to receive the American Library Association’s US Bailout: Humanities Grant, awarded to libraries recovering from the coronavirus pandemic. “We are honored to have been selected for this national grant and are excited about […]

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The boy in the striped pajamas slammed for undermining Holocaust education

The boy in the striped pajamas has been criticized for having a negative impact on Holocaust education. John Boyne, the author of the novel that depicts the relationship between a young concentration camp inmate and the son of a Nazi commander, recently announced a sequel titled All the broken places will be published later this […]

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Improving accountability in education | News, Sports, Jobs

This week we passed House File 2577, a bill to increase parents’ access to information about what their children are being taught. Under this bill, school districts and teachers are required to post the curriculum, textbooks, related core materials, and a list of instructional materials on an online portal that parents can access. […]

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SCVNews.com | SCV Education Foundation will organize a book distribution

Placerita Junior High School students will receive new books this month through the Santa Clarita Valley Education Foundation program called “Page Turners.” “By providing books to students who otherwise could not afford them or have little access to them outside of school, we hope to increase literacy and foster a love of reading while throughout […]

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‘Disputed’ books soared in 2021, study finds

NEW YORK (AP) — Deborah Caldwell-Stone, director of the American Library Association’s Office for Intellectual Freedom, has never been busier. “A year ago we were getting maybe one, maybe two reports a day about a disputed book in a library. And typically those calls would be for advice on how to handle a challenge or […]

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The story of Pribilof Island seals and Henry Wood Elliott comes to life

In this 2006 photo released by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, fur seals and their young sit on a beach on St. Paul Island, Alaska. (Photo by NOAA) “Roar of the Sea: Betrayal, Obsession, and Alaska’s Most Precious Wildlife” By Deb Vanasse. West Margin Press, 2022. 227 pages. $17.99. Alaskans are likely familiar in […]

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ratnagiri zilla parishad: book lockers in schools in Ratnagiri Zp to reduce the burden of students’ schoolbags | Pune News

Pune: Ratnagiri Zilla Parishad has decided to provide lockers for primary school students to keep their books in the next school year, likely for the first time in the state.In the first phase, Rs2 crore was allocated to buy lockers in over 100 schools. Students can keep books there and only take home those needed […]

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Thomas F. Staley, dogged pursuer of literary records, dies at 86

Shortly after being hired to run the Ransom Center, Dr. Staley learned that the records of Joyce’s translator and friend Stuart Gilbert were available. According to The New Yorker, the diaries, which cost the Ransom Center $265,000, came with an unexpected discovery: Joyce’s handwritten edits of the first chapter of “Finnegans Wake.” Dr. Staley estimated […]

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Social activist donates books worth Rs 10,000 to set up library from his prize money

Posted: Posted Date – 10:47am, Sat – Apr 2, 22 Representative picture Warangal: To help students gain knowledge in academics as well as other general study subjects, social activist and “National Youth Laureate” Mohammed Azam initiated the establishment of a library at the government high school in Matwada here. A PhD graduate from Kakatiya University’s […]

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Columbia School Board Candidates Discuss Race and Banned Books

State Rep. Chuck Basye, R-Rocheport, has made it his mission to find evidence of critical race theory in Columbia public schools. The four school board candidates were asked what CPS students should learn about the roles of race, racial discrimination and slavery in shaping our country. They also addressed the issue of banned books in […]

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10 new books we recommend this week

WHAT IT TAKES TO WIN: A History of the Democratic Party, by Michael Kazin. (Farrar, Straus & Giroux, $35.) Kazin’s shrewd and captivating volume examines the 200-year history of the ‘world’s oldest mass party’, which has seen its political apparatus become a shadow of what it was during the heyday of the democrats in the […]

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Thirkill Elementary brings in 3,000 books thanks to the hard work of students

SODA SPRINGS, Idaho (KIFI) – March is Literacy Month at Thirkill Elementary School in Soda Springs, and as part of their festivities, many first responders and members of the military came to their school to read to them. But the big theme of the month was the Book Blast fundraiser. School librarian Tracy Lakey says […]