U.S. Dept. of Education

Dept of Education to spend $2.5M per year on ‘executive superintendents’

The nine new “executive superintendents” that Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza is adding to the education bureaucracy will cost at least $2.5 …


1 in 5 teachers holds a second job to make ends meet

FORT COLLINS, Colo. — Nicholas Peterson stood in the parking lot of Loveland High School with a crowd of marching band students. It was still early, …


Professional Learning Network

Introduction<p>The Profile of a Virginia Graduate guides our work in embracing instructional methodologies and a balanced assessment process that …

Education Technology

'I never want this to happen to anyone else': Sandy's school nightmare

“I have found out that on Tuesday 31st May whilst you were in the laundry, [a staff member] entered silently behind you and stood close to you, …

Posttraumatic Stress Disorder

What does the Trump administration mean for student loan debt?

America's total student loan debt has topped $1.5 billion, according to the G.19 Consumer Credit Report recently released by the Federal Reserve, and …

Personal Finance

NYC Schools Chancellor: Schools that screen for best students are racially biased

Fledgling Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza is blasting dozens of public high schools that screen for high-achieving students as racially biased — …


City school officials probe dozens of sex harassment cases — but no new investigators have been hired under plan to double their numbers

Mayor de Blasio's effort to bulk up Education Department staff investigating a crush of sexual harassment cases in city schools is lagging amid …

Sexual Harassment

Teachers call off strike following assurance

Responding to the long-pending demands of the teachers, Principal Secretary of School Education Department Adityanath Das and Commissioner K. Sandhya …

Andhra Pradesh

Convergence best way to tackle malnutrition: Official

Bareilly, July 22 (IANS) Convergence of departments and schemes is the best way to tackle malnutrition among children in Uttar Pradesh, Bareilly …

Prenatal Development

FYJC 2nd merit list: Huge vacancies, but many high-scorers yet to get into colleges of their choice

Many applicants, who had scored above 85 per cent, missed out on the sought-after colleges after their quota seats (minority, in-house and …


When it is OK for Washington state lawmakers to block constituents from their Facebook or Twitter accounts?

OLYMPIA — Last November, the ACLU of Washington sent a letter to all Washington state lawmakers, warning they could be violating the First Amendment …

Social Media

Trumping hate: New York schools include lessons on Sikhism in curriculum | punjab | punjabis abroad

American students know nothing about their Sikh classmates, who are subject to bullying and ignorance which breeds animosity. And the best way to …


6 Non

<i>“One of the tasks of curriculum leadership is to use the right methods to bring the written, the taught, the supported, and the tested curriculums</i> …


Controversial Westchester principal loses new DOE gig

An embattled Westchester principal who quit under a cloud of controversy — including a grade-fixing scandal, the murder of one student and the …

Google Search

A puzzling purchase: Sold college campus remains virtually untouched

NASHUA — Several months after a Chinese investor bought the Daniel Webster College campus for close to $12 million, there are no signs of any …


Amanda Baker, Michael Mazur-Biuso

Amanda Sarah Baker and Michael Gregory Mazur-Biuso were married July 21 at Guastavinos, an events space in New York. Joan Brenner, a rabbinical chaplain, officiated.<p>The bride, 31, is the owner of Pilates with Amanda, a studio in New York, and the owner of ASB Photography, a lifestyle photography …

George Washington

Former Derry principal appointed to EA Board

A former Derry principal has been appointed to the board of Northern Ireland’s Education Authority.<p>The Department of Education this week confirmed …

Derry (Northern Ireland)

Special-ed kids suffer in de Blasio’s grudge against Success Academy

Mayor de Blasio hates the Success Academy charter schools so much that his minions are even taking it out on Success kids who need special …

Bill de Blasio

Montana mother goes from school volunteer to paraeducator

CLOSE<p>Kites large and small take to the skies above First Peoples Buffalo Jump State Park for the annual<p>KALISPELL — At her West Valley home on July 9, …


20 Education Job Openings Around Edgewater

New Jobs Listed in Edgewater-Davidsonville - check out the Patch Job Board<p>EDGEWATER, MD — Are you or somebody you know looking for work? Patch is …


Redundant mobile apps of various govt agencies slowing Digital India drive

A majority of over 2,000 apps have seen downloads in single or double digits only


Rural Virginia county aims to be the first to arm teachers

Nationally, teachers are overwhelmingly against the idea of carrying weapons into classrooms.<p>Not so in the westernmost county of Virginia, where …


Trump Administration Defends Campus Sexual Assault Rules

Support the news<p>Trump administration lawyers are defending their new rules on how campuses should handle cases of sexual assault. Education Secretary …

Trump Administration

WA private schools big break

TOP private schools are trimming their summer holidays while lengthening their mid-year break to stop pupils being pulled out of the classroom during …

Private Schools

Learning Matters: Today’s home buyers have a variety of issues to consider, including education options

Last week, my husband and I walked over to an open house in our neighborhood. It was the third we’ve visited in the last month, all of them former homes of friends who’ve moved away.<p>This last house happened to be one of the first homes we saw when we were house hunting in 1981, when its price was …


Anointed Atlas, the new Tupac?

Johannesburg - A man of many talents, 34-year-old Mpho Sebokgoe is a rapper, model, and music and fashion label owner. He also calmly informs me that …

News (South Africa)

New Mexico loses education lawsuit

<i>Copyright © 2018 Albuquerque Journal</i><p>SANTA FE – New Mexico is violating the constitutional rights of at-risk students by failing to provide them with …


Queensland school expansion plans open for public consultation

Plans to future-proof Queensland’s schools are under way with millions of dollars to be spent creating extra space within existing schools.

High School

Target’s latest sale is aimed at underpaid teachers who buy their own classroom supplies

If you stop by Target this weekend, look around for shoppers whose carts are teeming with pencils, construction paper and markers. They may be …

School Administration

Sandringham High School principal found at Charlotte Maxeke Hospital

It’s understood he's in a critical but stable condition in ICU after he was knocked over by a vehicle while walking in the Brakpan area.

High School