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What Is Reggio Emilia Education

Details: Hilary Seitz, a professor of early childhood education at the University of Alaska–Anchorage, described some topics Reggio Emilia teachers may document in Young Children, an education journal

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Disruptions to schooling fall hardest on vulnerable

Details: The Associated Press’ reporting around issues of race and ethnicity is supported in part by the Howard Hughes Medical Institute’s Department of Science Education. The AP is …

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Free community college expected to be cut from spending

Details: With input from his wife, Biden proposed a more modest plan: $750 billion to make community and technical colleges tuition-free, among other higher education initiatives.

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Pfizer says COVID-19 vaccine more than 90% effective in

Details: Pfizer says kid-size doses of its COVID-19 vaccine are safe and nearly 91% effective at preventing infections in elementary school children. Details of …

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National teachers union asks social media companies to

Details: Education News The latest challenge dares students to “slap a teacher,” causing education officials to worry about teacher’s safety. In a tweet , TikTok said the challenge is an insult to

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Boston joining other college towns with census challenge

Details: Boston is joining other communities across the U.S. with large numbers of university students in planning to challenge the results of the once-a-decade head count, saying the 2020 census

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Fries with that exam

Details: EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Hey, professor, hold the mayo! Short of help, Michigan State University is making an urgent plea to staff to volunteer in …

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100 teens get lifetime support to foster global service

Details: Rise winners will receive lifetime access to higher education scholarships, career development and funding for projects they create for public benefit. They also receive an …

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Amid air quality concerns, districts embrace electric

Details: Democratic U.S. Sen. Patty Murray, a former preschool teacher who chairs the Senate Committee on Health, Education Labor & Pensions, and other advocates want $5 …

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Howard University responds to students’ concerns about

Details: The release also touched on protestors’ housing concerns. “The University has always guaranteed housing for freshmen and sophomores; currently, 94 percent of first- …

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Richmond schools closing 2 extra days for mental health WTOP

Details: Richmond’s schools superintendent says schools will close for the entire first week of November, including two days “in the interest” of workers’ mental health.

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Private School vs. Public School WTOP

Details: Deciding whether to send a child to public or private school can be a tough choice for parents of elementary, middle and high school students. Data on whether public or private education

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More lawsuits over sex abuse by Ohio State doc are

Details: 1 day ago · COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A federal judge on Monday dismissed more of the unsettled lawsuits filed by men who say Ohio State University failed to stop sexual abuse decades ago by now-deceased team

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ACLU demands reform after Black girl arrested in Hawaii

Details: The ACLU sent a letter Monday to the Honolulu Police Department, the state Department of Education and the state attorney general’s office demanding the statewide school district make policy

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Troubled student loan forgiveness program gets an overhaul

Details: The Education Department said Wednesday it will drop some of the toughest requirements around Public Service Loan Forgiveness, a program that was launched in 2007 to steer more college graduates

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Lawsuit challenges Oklahoma ban on teaching race theory WTOP

Details: The law is “a direct attack on the education experience of the Black community specifically, and marginalized communities at large on campus,” …

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Michigan school gave degree decades after sexual

Details: Education News | National News. Under new Biden initiative, agencies will do more to educate employees about collective bargaining. Senate …

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Oliver Marmol takes over as St. Louis Cardinals manager WTOP

Details: 1 day ago · As Oliver Marmol transitioned into a coaching career with the St. Louis Cardinals, it became clear he had the potential to become a big league manager one day. That day has arrived — a little

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Anti-vaccine chiropractors rising force of misinformation

Details: They have been the leading force behind anti-vaccine events like the one in Wisconsin, where hundreds of chiropractors shelled out $299 or more to attend and earn continuing education

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Youngkin’s school warnings intensify the GOP’s suburban

Details: Youngkin’s suburban strategy emphasizes his every-man image and “kitchen-table” issues like taxes, public safety and education, while largely avoiding former President Donald Trump.

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Friday’s Scores WTOP

Details: CLASS 6A= ¶ Abilene 48, Wolfforth Frenship 28 ¶ Aldine Nimitz 38, Aldine Eisenhower 31 ¶ Alief Hastings 14, Alief Elsik 7 ¶ Allen 38, Denton Guyer 31 ¶ Arlington Martin 68, Arlington Bowie 14 ¶

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DC student athletes need to get 1st COVID-19 dose by

Details: More Education News “We are asking all student athletes to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by Nov. 1 to practice and participate in competitions,” Chancellor of …

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US to erase student debt for those with severe

Details: The move will wipe out more than $5.8 billion in debt, according to the Education Department, and it marks the start of a broader overhaul of a …

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Biden plan seeks to expand education, from pre-K to

Details: The education provisions in Biden’s “Build Back Better” proposal would serve as a bedrock for schooling opportunities for countless Americans and test the nation’s willingness to expand

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2 men plead guilty in California charter school fraud case

Details: The California Charter Schools Association said it raised concerns about A3 with the state education department and urged an investigation. Three co …

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The challenge, and the opportunity, of teaching about

Details: Eric Soto-Shed, a lecturer on education at the Harvard Graduate School of Education, told WTOP that while Columbus isn’t a figure to be celebrated, he’s still one to be studied. And that kind

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New research shows that school mask mandates work WTOP

Details: Recently published findings on universal masking policies in schools reinforce previously touted messages that they help keep kids safe and prevent the …

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8 Ways to Save for Your Child’s College Education WTOP

Details: Try a Coverdell Education Savings Account. These, Eyerman says, are “a tax-deferred trust account that can be used to pay for elementary, secondary and higher education expenses — …

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Parents group says they’ve been targeted for opposition to

Details: A private parents education reform group in Loudoun County, Virginia, called Loudoun Parents for Education, says they’re being targeted for their opposition to racial equality education

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Idaho Lt. Gov. McGeachin’s contempt hearing set for Oct

Details: BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho Lt. Gov. Janice McGeachin is scheduled for a hearing next week on whether she should be held in contempt of court for failing to …

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Bureau of Indian Education issues vaccine mandate WTOP

Details: The Bureau of Indian Education schools are operating under a mix of virtual and in-person settings that factor in the circumstances in surrounding …

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State school board says it is unable to review Prince

Details: Despite a plea from County Executive Angela D. Alsobrooks (D), the Maryland State Board of Education said this week it is unable to review ethics allegations against several members of …

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Maryland Board of Ed names Mohammed Choudhury as incoming

Details: The Maryland State Board of Education voted unanimously on Thursday to approve Mohammed Choudhury to replace Karen B. Salmon as the State Superintendent of Schools on July 1.

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Indigenous history, culture cut from South Dakota

Details: The Department of Education said in a statement that it “relied heavily on the recommendations ” from the workgroup but that the proposed standards put a greater emphasis on learning about the

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Conservative Koch network disavows critical race theory

Details: The organization’s opposition to the race and education bans has not kept the groups it has long supported out of the fight. In Wisconsin, parents seeking to recall school board members have

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Second Tennessee judge blocks Gov. Lee’s mask opt-out WTOP

Details: The suit alleges that Lee and the Knox County Board of Education have failed to protect their disabled children from the virus and hurt their ability to attend in-person classes by allowing others

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Md. lawmakers push for a vaccine mandate for teachers WTOP

Details: Maryland education and health officials’ updated guidance “strongly recommends” but does not require unvaccinated students and staff to wear masks when they return to school in the fall

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Md. gubernatorial candidate John King lays out his

Details: King’s education plan also includes what he calls a “blueprint for higher education,” which aims to provide 70% of Marylanders with a “high quality degree or credential” that will allow

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COVID-19 creates dire US shortage of teachers, school

Details: Public schools have struggled for years with teacher shortages, particularly in math, science, special education and languages. But the coronavirus pandemic has exacerbated the problem.

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Federal judge delays vaccine mandate for NYC teachers WTOP

Details: Mayor Bill de Blasio announced in August that about 148,000 school employees would have to get at least a first dose of the COVID-19 vaccination by …

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Arizona governor signs $12.8 billion budget with big tax

Details: PHOENIX (AP) — Gov. Doug Ducey on Wednesday signed into law a $12.8 billion budget for Arizona that includes a significant tax cut primarily benefiting the wealthy, fulfilling a long-held

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Longest-serving member on Montgomery Co. school board dies

Details: Patricia O’Neill, the longest serving member of the Montgomery County, Maryland, Board of Education, died Tuesday. The board’s president, Brenda Wolff, made the …

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Loudoun County School Board puts off vote on transgender

Details: The Loudoun County School Board in Virginia has put off until Wednesday night a vote on a measure that would expand transgender students’ rights. The board heard nearly four-and-a-half hours of

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How to tap your 529 college plan to pay for education

Details: Qualified Higher Education Expenses (QHEE’s) vs. Non-Qualified Expenses. As long as 529 plan withdrawals are used for QHEE during the year in …

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