Education Etc. Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Now that Prop 51 passed, when will the school construction dollars start to flow?Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | San Jose Mercury News

    Now that Prop. 51, a state school construction bond for $9 billlion passed on the November ballot, what happens next? Questions still linger over how much the state will be able to fix its current funding formula for school construction and modernization, which the Governor says is badly broken.


  2. Charlie Brown decorations found offensive at a Killeen Middle SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Patterson Middle School in the Killeen Independent School District is getting backlash from parents after a staff member posted Christmas decorations that the administration found offensive. The staff member posted door decorations featuring a religious quote from a popular Christmas cartoon before the principal asked her to remove it.


  3. Enrollment Drops in David Douglas as Gentrification Pushes EastRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Willamette Week

    For the second year in a row, the David Douglas School District in outer Southeast Portland has seen a small decrease in the number of enrolled student. This year, 10,338 students attend David Douglas schools.


  4. PA superintendent: okay to wear confederate flagRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KWQC-TV Davenport

    A western Pennsylvania school district superintendent says a student has a right to wear a sweatshirt depicting a Confederate flag even though it upsets a black student and her father. Plum Borough School District Superintendent Timothy Glasspool tells the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review that courts have determined officials can't prevent the student from wearing the sweatshirt unless is disrupts the school day.


  5. Indus changes are positive impactRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Daily Journal

    This past fall Indus Learning School officially transitioned to an outdoor-themed magnet school, featuring a science, technology, engineering, arts and math concentration, or STEAM. Magnet schools use state standards in all subject areas, however, are taught within the overall theme of the school - and in Indus' case, it's the great outdoors.


  6. Fixing low school enrollment is new pitch for controversial...Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | News Times

    For decades, John Carr has tried to develop 24 acres off Main Street North into a large housing complex. For decades, he's been thwarted by town officials who say the development doesn't fit with the town's rural character and could threaten its water supply.


  7. Flower and gift shop offers merchandise, mentoringRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    The autism that troubles 18-year-old Jacob Chambers seems to diminish when he hangs out at a certain flower and gift shop in Wichita. He was there on Saturday when the Autism Avenue Flower & Gift Shoppe reopened at 2401 W. 13th St. North, next to Cameo Cakes, in the Indian Hills Shopping Center.


  8. Marin Voice: Giacomini had a profound, lasting impact on MarinRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Marin Independent Journal

    There was a disturbance in the force the night of Dec. 2. Gary Giacomini passed from this world to the next. Our first thoughts and concerns are with his family and friends, for he was a husband, father, grandfather, brother and loyal friend.


  9. Indiana lawmakers to file plan for reducing youth suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WLFI-TV West Lafayette

    Indiana lawmakers plan to file a plan in January aimed at reducing the number of children, teens and young adults who kill themselves. The effort comes as statistics from the Indiana Department of Public Health show that suicide is the second-leading cause of death for those between the ages of 15 and 23, The Times reported .


  10. After Anti-Gay Law Buries Pat McCory, KY's Matt Bevin Rules Out Transgender Bathroom BillRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | On Top Magazine

    Kentucky's Republican governor, Matt Bevin, said Friday that he would not press for a North Carolina-style law that prohibits transgender people from using the bathroom of their choice, saying it wasn't an issue in Kentucky. Bevin laid out his agenda for the upcoming legislative session during a news conference at Zeggz Amazing Eggs, a Louisville restaurant with three locations.


  11. Reno School Cop Shoots Teen Victim of Bullying in the...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    A school police officer at Hug High School in Reno, Nev., shot a 14-year-old boy who had a knife on him as the boy was trying to escape a crowd that had formed to see an anticipated beat-down of the boy, the teen's family's lawyer, David Houston, told the AP . The attorney described the boy as emotionally distressed and said he had already been hit when he was trying to escape.


  12. Worc. Co. students 'Shop with a Cop'Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WMDT

    On Saturday, twenty elementary students from Worcester County got help with their holiday shopping from a unique shopping buddy. Maryland State Troopers from the Berlin Barrack were paired with students from Worcester County to 'Shop with a Cop'.


  13. Mathematics IlluminatedRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | KISU-TV Pocatello

    Mathematics Illuminated is a 13-part multimedia learning resource for adult learners and high school teachers in math and other disciplines. The series explores major themes in the field of mathematics, from mankind's earliest study of prime numbers to the cutting edge mathematics used to reveal the shape of the universe.


  14. New JCPS Board members share their views on hot topicsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WAVE-TV Louisville

    LOUISVILLE, KY The newest members of the Jefferson County Public Schools Board have different views on some of the district's current hot topics. Like new students in a classroom, school board members Chris Kolb and Benjamin Geis were attentive during their orientation meeting on Saturday.


  15. a Dancinga foundation says it is building $1.5 million endowmentRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Myrtle Beach Online

    Dancing with the Horry County Stars officials say their $483,000 in net assets are being held as part of an effort to acquire a $1.5 million to $2 million endowment to provide funds for Horry County's Early College High School students. That news comes after The Sun News published an article Nov. 15, when it reported less than 10 percent of the money generated by the popular fundraiser directly benefits the students.


  16. New Richland elementary schools become school district's top priorityRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | KVEW-TV Kennewick

    The District's 11th and 12th elementary schools will provide the necessary classrooms as enrollment continues to grow and lower class sizes are implemented. "We will soon need 47 additional elementary classrooms to handle enrollment growth and smaller class sizes," Superintendent Rick Schulte said.


  17. Red Cross urges blood donation as one last gift to give this holiday seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Milwaukee Courier Online

    It can't be wrapped or placed under a tree, but the perfect gift can help save patient lives this holiday season. The American Red Cross urges eligible donors to give the lifesaving gift of a blood donation in December, a time when donations decline but the needs of patients remain steady.


  18. Dallas Theater Center's Project Discovery Receives Theatre...Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago |

    Dallas Theater Center is pleased to announce involvement in the Theatre Forward Staging Success Initiative supported by AT&T. DTC's nationally recognized educational program, Project Discovery, will be one of four programs across the country to be measured and evaluated as part of this initiative to study the impact of theatre education on school engagement and participation.


  19. Are you interested in teacher education?Read the original story

    17 hrs ago | The Free Press

    So, either you've wanted to be a teacher forever, or this is a new found passion. In either case, you've come to the right place! Currently, USM has undergraduate teacher education pathways that lead to certification for early childhood, elementary, middle and high school teaching.


  20. Lower Cape May Regional High School Students Present Art, MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Cape May County Herald

    Lower Cape May Regional High School Advanced Art students present a showing of their paintings in conjunction with the High School Choir and Band Winter Concert at the Performing Arts Center on Tues., Dec. 20 beginning at 6:00 p.m. Mrs. Patricia Neville and Mrs. Sandra Beane-Fox joined forces to do a cross-curricular project; art 3 and 4 students based their paintings on the interpretation of one of the songs that will be featured in the annual Winter Concert. The song that was chosen, Adiemus, has a new age feel to it and the language sung is fictitious which helped art students to use free association to create their abstract paintings.