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Why school architects must understand how students learn

One of the most important milestone.....»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkJul 11th, 2018

Baltimore County Spends $147 Million On School Laptops; Four Years Later Test Scores Still Terrible

Four years ago Baltimore County began a $147 million program to put laptops in the hands of students from first through 12th grade in the hopes that access to technology would transform the way kids learn and .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 14th, 2018

Learn to Earn program "lifting the veil" for educators on workforce needs

In response to Ohio's career connections mandate, a Dayton organization is working to help educate local school staff about various career opportunities available for students post graduation. Learn to Earn Dayton, an organization dedicated to enh.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 4th, 2018

GRAD HABITS: Students have a lot to learn about NYC apartment hunting

When it came time to start classes at Yeshiva University’s Cardozo Law School last summer, Melissa Mertz knew what she wanted from her new apartment and what she needed to avoid. Coming out of Rutgers Univers.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyAug 31st, 2018

I used this online education site to help me understand difficult topics and prepare for tests in high school and college — and I still recommend it to all students today

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 9th, 2018

Mother Shocked After Son Given "ADD Award" By Teacher In Front of Class

“We hope the school will learn that they need to be more sensitive to what students are dealing with and not make fun of them in what is supposed to be a safe environment.".....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 28th, 2018

School Invites Students to Civil War Ball: ‘This Aligns with Our Academic Standards’

"Students must learn all sides of an issue and we must allow them to apply that knowledge and make their own decisions about how they feel.".....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 26th, 2018

STEM-focused school will cater to students who don’t speak English

The Eastside Memorial Early College High School and International High School, designed by Perkins+Will, will offer a STEM-focused curriculum that will provide specialized education for students with little to no proficiency in the English language......»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkFeb 13th, 2019

Dallas Public Library offers free prom clothes, LGBTQ event

The Dallas Public Library is offering more than just books with free new or gently used prom gowns and other elegant clothing available for high school girls including LGBTQ students......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 13th, 2019

Parkland school turns to experimental surveillance software that can flag students as threats

The artificial-i.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostFeb 13th, 2019

Emails show how ICE reportedly set up a fake university to enroll hundreds of foreign students as part of a sting operation

Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officers reportedly set up a fake university in Michigan to crack down on immigration fraud. Emails from the school show how the university portrayed itself as a "nationally a.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 12th, 2019

Florida School Arms Up; Hires Two Former Combat Veterans To Prevent Mass Shootings

Just south of Tampa, Fla., students at the Manatee School for the Arts (MSA) roam the hallways past an armed combat veteran who is constantly looking out for threats. By the end of February, another one will be manning a guard shack at at .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 12th, 2019

Tobacco Use Surges Among Young People, Triggered by E-Cigarettes

Around 4.9 million middle and high school students used tobacco in 2018. That is up from 3.6 million in 2017, a 36% increase. Virtually the entire increase was due to e-cigarette use. The Centers for........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstFeb 12th, 2019

Alarming Trends on E-Cigarette Use Among High School and Middle School Students

It is supposed to be undeniable that smoking and using any forms of tobacco is bad for your health. And the rate of smoking cigarettes has been on the decline for years and years now. That said, a........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstFeb 11th, 2019

A Virginia high school faced backlash after students posed with Confederate flags on a "country vs. country club" spirit day

AP Photo/John Bazemore Students at Jefferson Forest High School in Forest, Virginia, were photogr.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 9th, 2019

NewsWatch: Why are international students turning their back on American colleges?

The number of overseas students coming to the U.S. for grad school declined for the second year in a row......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 7th, 2019

The number of international students coming to the U.S. for grad school declined for the second year in a row

Universities worry that political rhetoric is making the U.S. a less attractive place to study.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 7th, 2019

2 Million Syringes Still Missing As San Francisco"s Drug Addicts Outnumber High-School Students

In an effort to reduce infections and disease transmission among injection drug users, San Francisco handed out a record 5.8 million free syringes last year - about 500,000 more than in 2017. “The drugs of choice among the homeless appear to.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 6th, 2019

Hopkins students, faculty stage protest over ICE contracts

Johns Hopkins University students and faculty staged a walk out Wednesday morning protesting the school's contracts with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Immigration and Customs Enforcement Agency. The walk out was expected to be the larg.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 6th, 2019

Diploma watch: See your school district"s high school graduation rate

The state Education Department released high school graduation rates for the 2017-18 school year and once again, most districts in the region outperformed the state average. Statewide, 80.4 percent of all high school students graduated on-time last year.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 3rd, 2019

2018 Business of the Year Finalist: Jungle Disk

JungleDisk spent 2018 spinning off a new business, making acquisitions, working with high school students and continuing to help grow San Antonio’s vibrant tech community......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 31st, 2019