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  1. B. Kemp Wins Here; Statewide UndecidedRead the original story

    7 min ago | Monticello News

    Although the Georgia governor's race looked headed for a runoff Wednesday morning, voters in Jasper County were pretty adamant in their selection of Brian Kemp for governor. Some 65 percent of Jasper County's registered voters cast votes in Tuesday's election, including some 62 provisional votes.


  2. How paying attention to trauma is changing this schoolRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Washington Times

    That's a violation of the school rules. Three years ago, Amato might have taken a hard line with the boy, demanding he take the coat off.


  3. Colorado takes a hands-off approach when schools don't serve students wellRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | Denver Post

    When Colorado schools don't do a good job educating certain groups of students - like students of color or those learning English - state education officials can suggest ways to improve student performance and help districts find funding for new programs and training. But Colorado largely leaves it up to school districts to choose their approach - and it doesn't levy the same consequences on these schools as it does for those that are deemed low-performing under its state accountability system.


  4. Province announces $23.7M for seismic upgrade at MountainsideRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | North Shore News

    Minister of Education Rob Fleming was at Mountainside Secondary in North Vancouver Friday to announce $23.7 million in funding for seismic upgrades. photo Paul McGrath, North Shore News Education Minister Rob Fleming was in North Vancouver Friday afternoon to make the announcement at Mountainside, which has housed the school district's alternative education programs for the past five years.


  5. DeVos Announces New Rules On Campus Sexual Assault; New Bill Tries To Simplify Financial AidRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | News 88.9 KNPR

    Victims' rights groups say that the rules discourage students from reporting harassment and assault - and they make it easier for allegations to go ignored. But some higher education leaders see these as welcome updates.


  6. Funding for farm workers is a boon to subsistence usersRead the original story w/Photo

    43 min ago | SFGate

    In this Sept. 10, 2018, photo, John Tidwell, who operates, a fish wheel on the Copper River, shows a photo to Migrant Education recruiter Margaret Ungrodt and program coordinator Laurie Trotta during his annual interview to qualify for the program in Fairbanks, Alaska.


  7. Jewish students present claims of antisemitism to Connecticut school boardRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | Jerusalem Post

    High school students hold up signs bearing the names of the victims of the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School as they march for safer gun laws. Dear Reader, As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before.


  8. Massena woman embarks on 110-mile journey to raise awareness of adoptionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Watertown Daily Times

    That was the starting point for a two-day, 110-mile run that would take her around St. Lawrence County and into Franklin County to raise awareness of the 110,000 children who are waiting to be adopted in the U.S. Friday was National Adoption Day. As Mrs. Hurlbut prepared for her run in the fresh layers of snow that covered the ground and roads, Trinity Catholic students, teachers and staff, as well as family and friends, were outside to cheer her on.


  9. Celebration of Creativity'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Observer

    A plaster mask made by middle school seventh-grader Margie Alger reflects her love for words and flowers. She used pages from an old book and artificial flowers, together with plaster and paint.


  10. GSE Applications Now Being AcceptedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Columbia Magazine

    GSE Applications Now Being Accepted Participants should apply for summer 2019 program by Jan. 20, 2019. By Jack Mazurak Frankfort, KY - The next session of the Governor's School for Entrepreneurs will take place June 23 through July 13, 2019 at Northern Kentucky University.


  11. Charles Brooks moves from principal to classroom as investigation concludesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Citrus County Chronicle

    Charles Brooks rides around the campus during Field Day, checking on his students in this October 2016 photo when Brooks was assistant principal at Crystal River Middle School. Charles Brooks rides around the campus during Field Day, checking on his students in this October 2016 photo when Brooks was assistant principal at Crystal River Middle School.


  12. Make plans to attend the Minier Christmas Parade December 1stRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Lincoln Daily News

    That can only mean that the holidays are fast approaching. And, the Olympia Kiwanis Club is busy planning the 2018 Christmas Parade! This year's theme is CHRISTMAS IN THE LAND OF LINCOLN.


  13. Trinity Catholic completes second phase of renovationRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    Trinity Catholic teacher Penka Petkova working with students in the newly renovated Physics room at the school. Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018 Trinity Catholic teacher Penka Petkova working with students in the newly renovated Physics room at the school.


  14. Sub claims ban after thanking children for Pledge of AllegianceRead the original story

    1 hr ago | News Tribune

    A Missouri substitute teacher is seeking answers after claiming he was banned because he thanked students for saying the Pledge of Allegiance. Jim Furkin has worked as a sub for about a decade in St. Louis County's Parkway School District, mostly at Parkway South High School, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported Friday.


  15. EGCC wins with good peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Morning Journal

    In the three-day celebration of what is now Eastern Gateway Community College, the phrase was obvious. From high school students visiting campus to EGCC students, staff and faculty celebrating the anniversary, it was people at the forefront.


  16. Top of the Morning, Nov. 17, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The News-Gazette

    Like every other Junior Reporter we've sent to Memorial Stadium to cover Illinois football, AUSTIN BROWN 's name was randomly selected. The fifth-grader from Danville was anonymously nominated - for us, that's a first - and to this day, he doesn't have a clue who did it.


  17. Save the date: Amabilis Singers usher in the Christmas seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Burnaby Now

    The Amabilis Singers, seen here in a past concert, are offering up a Christmas concert on Dec. 7 and 8 at New Westminster Christian Reformed Church. It's at New Westminster Christian Reformed Church, 8255 13th Ave., Burnaby .


  18. Barbara Howard, black Canadian trailblazer, featured in new bookRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Burnaby Now

    Tami Gabay and Akilah Newton are the co-autors of Big Dreamers: The Canadian Black History Activity Book for Kids. Eighty years after making history as the first black Canadian athlete to compete on the world stage, Barbara Howard is inspiring a new generation.


  19. Online index a new direction in assessing schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Citizens' Voice

    Calling it a "one-stop" location for information on student and school success, the Pennsylvania Department of Education launched a comprehensive tool on Thursday to help evaluate schools. The Future Ready PA Index replaces prior systems that gave schools labels or number scores.


  20. Panel talks county education challengesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Observer

    OBSERVER Photo by Mary Heyl The Fredonia chapter of United University Professions recently held a panel discussion at SUNY Fredonia regarding the changing role of education. Pictured, from left, are panelists Mike McElrath, principal, Jamestown public schools; Justin Hanft, director, Chautauqua County Education Coalition; Elizabeth Booth, director, JCC North County Training and Conference Center; Janeil Rey, director, Workforce Development at Erie 2-Chautauqua-Cattaraugus BOCES; Greg Cole, president, Silver Creek Central School Board of Education, Dr. James Tracy, superintendent, Dunkirk City School District; and Jeff Sortisio, superintendent, Fredonia Central School.