Students pay tribute to beheaded French teacher who feared for his safety after teaching a lesson about freedom of expression

Samuel Paty, a history teacher, was attacked after he had shown his pupils controversial cartoons of the Prophet Muhammad. People hold a sign reading 'I am a teacher - Freedo.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytOct 17th, 2020

A Paris teacher who had shown his class cartoons of the Prophet Muhammad was beheaded in "Islamist terrorist attack"

French police shot dead an 18-year-old man who beheaded the teacher with a large kitchen knife near a school in a suburb of Paris. French police officers stand guard a .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 17th, 2020

The States Where It’s Best (and Worst) to Be a Teacher

A career in teaching means having an impact on the next generation — providing young people with the tools to succeed as members of society and engaging students in learning every day. More........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMay 3rd, 2019

A Florida teacher quit and became a grocery shopper, making $100K a year

Ed Hennessey, 45, spent 20 years of his life teaching students at Oviedo High School, but always had to work extra jobs at Blockbuster, Old Navy, Target and later Uber to support his kids......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 1st, 2018

Here"s how much teachers earn in each state

Teaching the nation's grade school students may be a higher calling, but for the most part is not a high-paying occupation. See where your state ranks in teacher pay......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 12th, 2018

Isolating in dorm rooms, no socializing, and online classes. The British university students living through the pandemic

British students had hoped to be enjoying their first months of university, and all the freedom and chaos the experience typically brings. Instead, they have been battling a far different reality......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 15th, 2020

Former Atlanta teacher launches feminine hygiene startup for school-age girls

When Dana Roberts was teaching fifth grade, many of the girls in her class would come talk to her about more than just the day’s lessons. They’d confide in her when they got their periods at school. “Half of those girls started their .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 14th, 2020

Vizzle revamps special ed learning platform amid Covid-19 school disruptions

Vizzle has developed new tools for teacher collaboration in remote settings and made it easier for teachers to remotely assign content to students......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 12th, 2020

Rep. French Hill competes against Democrat Joyce Elliot in Arkansas 2nd District

Elliot, a longtime state legislator and former teacher, is taking on three-term incumbent Hill in this Central Arkansas-based district. FIL.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytOct 9th, 2020

In 2019, public school teachers were paid nearly 20% less than other college-educated workers

From February 2020 to August 2020, employment in K-12 education dropped by 5.7%, or 462,100 jobs. A teacher explains mathematics during a lesson with sixth graders, who are sitting at socially distanced desks, on the second day back .....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytSep 17th, 2020

Are you a student, teacher, or parent adjusting to online classes? Business Insider wants to hear from you.

Business Insider is seeking input from K-12 students, parents, and teachers whose school district has moved to online learning. Justin Sul.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytSep 10th, 2020

Next Avenue: Teachers face an agonizing life-or-death decision; many are retiring early or simply leaving the job

Who will fight for the health and safety of older teachers as students return to schools?.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 8th, 2020

Apple commits to freedom of expression in human rights policy, Reuters says

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallSep 4th, 2020

At Stetson Law, prepping for on-campus learning took months of planning

Ahead of welcoming back students, Stetson Law has rolled out multiple safety measures for students and faculty......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 4th, 2020

Kenosha native, jewelry magnate Kendra Scott to join University of Texas faculty

Kenosha native and Austin, Texas-based designer and business owner Kendra Scott is adding a new line to her resume — teaching entrepreneurship to women. Students at The University of Texas at Austin can soon enroll in Women in Entrepreneurship,.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 2nd, 2020

: Colleges have threatened a return to remote instruction and suspended students over safety violations

'If students are afraid that they're going to get punished, then it's going to make them less likely to disclose that they have been at risk,' one expert said......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 29th, 2020

Hundreds of university students have been suspended for violating COVID safety policies as cases rise across college campuses

More than 220 students were suspended at Ohio State University for failing to observe guidelines, and at Syracuse University, 23 students were suspended for gathering on the campus's quad last week. Ohio State University h.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytAug 25th, 2020

Mississippi School Reopens Only To Send 100 Students Home When Teacher Appears Sick

Mississippi School Reopens Only To Send 100 Students Home When Teacher Appears Sick Tyler Durden Tue, 08/11/2020 - 21:05 School.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytAug 11th, 2020

Pittsburgh Public Schools lays out plan to return staff to buildings

In its most updated safety plan, the district also outlined plans for meal and device distribution to students......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 5th, 2020

Two Memphis Hospitals place in U.S. News & World Report"s rankings of top Tennessee hospitals

U.S. News & World Report has released its 2020-21 rankings of the top hospitals in each state based on factors such as survival rates, readmission rates, patient safety, and volume. Facilities must be a teaching hospital, be affiliated with a me.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 4th, 2020

Future of Higher Education: University presidents discuss leading through a pandemic & social unrest

As schools around the country plan for how best to educate students this fall amid the ongoing global Covid-19 pandemic, the presidents of Georgia’s top research universities gathered virtually on July 28 to discuss health and safety, diversity and inc.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 31st, 2020