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  1. Chester Academy to perform 'Done to Death,' a comedy with a murderous twistRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | Chronicle Newspaper

    Standing : Zuria Freeman, Jonathan Walters, Chris Flynn, Robert Rodriguez, Kania Walker, Reinaldo Martinez. Seated: Nora El Gheur, Kyle Braun.

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  2. Dallas-area school district cancels classes due to fluRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2017 | KSWO

    A Dallas-area school district has canceled classes to try to prevent further cases of the flu as more and more students were absent because of illness. Sunnyvale Independent School District officials announced Monday that Tuesday and Wednesday classes were canceled.

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  3. Menands School reconsiders 10 minute school recessRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2016 | Albany Times Union

    The Menands School Board of Education held a public forum at its Monday night meeting to hear parents' concerns about the school's decreased recess time. At the beginning of the 2017-2018 school year, the Menands School District decreased the students' recess period from 20 minutes to 10 minutes.

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  4. Deadly fire engulfs school bus in western IowaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | CBS News

    Authorities say two people died in a school bus fire in western Iowa Tuesday morning. The fire on the Riverside Community School District bus was reported shortly after 7 a.m. Tuesday southeast of Oakland, Iowa.

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  5. Students fall ill at Miami middle school after ingesting unknown substanceRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    About eight students at a Miami middle school fell ill and four were taken to the hospital Tuesday morning after ingesting an unknown substance. The students at Kinloch Park Middle, 4340 NW Third St., were feeling lethargic, according to Miami-Dade school district spokeswoman Daisy Gonzalez-Diego.

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  6. Picking out gifts for the childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Washington Evening Journal

    As the Washington Kiwanis A. M'ers and the Middle School Builders Club were doing their Secret Santa program last year, committee chair Holly Mueller remembers delivering packages to a family in Washington. She described how the father had two boys go out to the car and help her move the packages inside.

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  7. New curriculum coming to HighlandRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Washington Evening Journal

    Next year Highland High School will be the first school in the state of Iowa to offer aerospace engineering curriculum because of a grant the district received last week. The school district was awarded $60,000 from the Washington County Riverboat Foundation to start the program, Highland superintendent Dr. Mike Jorgensen said.

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  8. Virginia's governor takes emergency steps to curtail teacher shortageRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Fredericksburg.com

    Gov. Terry McAuliffe greets students during breakfast at Richmond's Miles J. Jones Elementary School in 2016. At left are Anne Holton, secretary of education.

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  9. 5 news Driver hits teen student in front of West Valley City junior...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    Police block off 4800 West in front of John F. Kennedy Junior High School to investigate a crash that occurred on the morning of Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017. A student was crossing the street when he was hit by a car, police said.

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  10. Authorities Say 2 Dead After School Bus Fire In Western IowaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KDLT-TV Sioux Falls

    Investigators say there may have been as many as 20 students on the bus when the fire erupted around 7 a.m. Tuesday. The bus was engulfed in flames when firefighters arrived.

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  11. Boy behind viral anti-bullying video amazed by support, celebrity responsesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KMBZ-AM Westwood

    A young Tennessee boy whose story gained national attention after his mother posted a heart-wrenching video of him addressing his bullies said he is amazed by all the support he's received on social media this week. Eleven-year-old Keaton Jones said he "never imagined" his story would gain the attention of dozens of celebrities, including Donald Trump Jr., who offered him an invitation to his home.

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  12. Rocklin girl leads effort to be real-life Santas to othersRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    WEBVTT FORT.MIKE: GOOD MORNING.THIS IS ONE OF THOSE STORIESTHAT IS PERFECT TO START AT THEHOLIDAY SEASON AND IT DOESN'THAVE TO DO WITH HOW FESTIVE THEOUTSIDE OF THIS STUDENT'S HOUSEIS.THIS STORY IS ENTIRELY INSIDE.LET ME TAKE YOU INSIDE.TAKE A LOOK AT ALL THE TOYS ANDTHE STUDENTS HERE THIS MORNING.THESE -- IT IS A COOL STORY.SHE AND HER CLASSMATES DECIDEDTHEY WANTED TO MAKE SOMEONEELSE' CHRISTMAS THIS YEAR.IN ONE WEEK, THESE STUDENTS HELDBAKE SALES TO RAISE MONEY.THEY RAISED OVER $600 TO FOSTERCHILDREN IN THE AREA.LISTEN TO THEM TELL THE STORY.>> I WAS AT SCHOOL THINKINGABOUT OUR FAMILY AND HOW WEALWAYS HAVE A GREAT TIME ATCHRISTMAS AND I REALIZED WE ARENOT -- WHAT ABOUT FOSTERCHILDREN?THEY DON'T HAVE A FAMILY TOSPEND CHRISTMAS TIME WITH.>> I WANTED TO HELP THE KIDS OUTBECAUSE WE ALWAYS GET AWESOMECHRISTMASES, BUT THEY NORMALLYDON'T.MIKE HERE IS THE THING THATMAKES THIS EVEN COOLER.IT'S ... (more)

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  13. Math tutoring services popular as public schools struggle with poor math scoresRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Daily Courier

    Four years ago, Arsheen Abbas signed her son up for private after-school math lessons because she felt the Grade 4 subject curriculum was not rigorous enough. The Oakville, Ont., mother enrolled her son in Spirit of Math - one of several private tutoring companies operating in Ontario - in hopes of bolstering his learning at an early stage.

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  14. CSCC Music Department Reschedules Holiday Concert For Dec. 21Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | Chattanoogan.com

    Due to last Friday's inclement weather, the Chamber Choir and Vocal Rhapsody Ensemble of Cleveland State Community College had to reschedule their holiday concert.

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  15. Downers Grove North band director resigns amid accusations of inappropriate sexual behaviorRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    A Downers Grove North High School band director resigned Monday night amid claims he engaged in sexually inappropriate behavior with students for more than a decade. The School District 99 board Monday night accepted the resignation of William Miller, employed by the district since August 1995.

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  16. West Virginia Adult Smoking Prevalence Significantly Declines from 2011 to 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WOAY

    According to data from the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources , Bureau for Public Health a significant decline has been achieved in the number of adults who smoke in West Virginia. Evaluation of data from the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance Survey by DHHR's Health Statistics Center indicates a statistically significant decrease has occurred in the number of current adults who smoke from 28.6% in 2011 to 24.8% in 2016.

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  17. Emergency asbestos removal doneRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    The Greater Johnstown School District recently did $35,689 worth of emergency asbestos abatement work at the Johnstown High School's old pool. Superintendent Patricia Kilburn reported to the Board of Education Thursday at JHS that a certain amount of asbestos was found in a ceiling above the pool and it had to be removed.

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  18. 2 people killed in school bus fire in western IowaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Powhatan Today

    The bodies of two people were found on this school bus after a fire Tuesday morning southeast of Oakland, Iowa. The call about the fire went out shortly after 7 a.m. Oakland, Carson and Macedonia firefighters were called to assist.

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  19. Louisiana gets D grade for teaching personal finance to high school studentsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Baton Rouge Business Report

    Louisiana is lagging when it comes to teaching personal finance to high school students, according to a new report card on the efforts of states to improve financial literacy among teenagers. The state earned a D grade in the latest "Report Card on State Efforts to Improve Financial Literacy in High Schools," down from a B when the report was last released in 2015.

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  20. Hujiang EdTech Joins The 2017 World Internet Conference to Promote...Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    WUZHEN, China: Hujiang EdTech , China's leading online education company, is attending the 2017 World Internet Conference in Wuzhen, China at the invitation of the organizing committee to represent the booming field of online education. Now in their third year of participation at the Conference, Hujiang is presenting its latest initiatives and innovations, as well as sharing its expertise in promoting educational equality using cutting-edge technology.

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