As the Trump administration pushes full steam ahead to force schools to resume in-person education, public health experts warn that a one-size-fits-all reopening could drive infection and death rates even higher.
The Kind Foundation announced its newest project to invest $20 million in the initiative called Empatico, which seeks to connect children from around the world through education with the goal of teaching children empathy for different cultures.
In 2014 El Paso Times released a report on the El Paso School District scandal revealing that the board of the independent school district had asked low-ranking students – mostly Spanish-speaking immigrants – to drop out of Bowie High School in an effort to improve the school’s state test scores. The report, which resulted in the superintendent’s arrest, revealed the lack of support for effective immersion programs to help all English-language learners become successful in American classroom settings.
As part of the “50 State Genocide Education Project” lawmakers from 20 states of the 42 in the U.S. that do not already require education on genocide awareness and prevention have pledged to introduce legislation for public schools to require education on the Holocaust and genocide.
According to data from the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, employee tenure for millennials is longer than that of previous generations, contrary to popular belief that younger generations lack job loyalty.
WASHINGTON (AP) — A unanimous Supreme Court on Wednesday bolstered the rights of millions of learning-disabled students in a ruling that requires public schools to offer special education programs that meet higher standards. The court struck down a lower standard endorsed by President Donald Trump’s nominee to the high court.