Education

Perkiomen Valley High School students stage walkout over reinstated mask mandate

56 minutes ago   |   ABC

The district said they respect the students' right to advocate for what they believe in. Students returned to school after 30 minutes.
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Vikings hire former Wall Street trader Kwesi Adofo-Mensah as GM

Vikings hire former Wall Street trader Kwesi Adofo-Mensah as GM

1 hour ago   |   New York Post   |   3 articles

MINNEAPOLIS - The Minnesota Vikings have hired Kwesi Adofo-Mensah as their general manager, taking an innovative turn with an Ivy League-educated data expert from Cleveland's...
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Some Missouri lawmakers want voters to be able to recall school board members

Some Missouri lawmakers want voters to be able to recall school board members

2 hours ago   |   KMBC

Educators are strongly opposed to the bills.
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New Mexico calls on National Guard to serve as substitute teachers amid shortage

5 hours ago   |   NBC News

Service members are substitute teaching during an unprecedented shortage of educators in New Mexico. Since the pandemic, teacher vacancies have nearly doubled with over 1,000...
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NC leaders float more workforce training for high schoolers

NC leaders float more workforce training for high schoolers

6 hours ago   |   WRAL

NC Superintendent Catherine Truitt also says she wants to revamp the state's school accountability model to include career and college prep.
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'Lies through her teeth every single day': Ron DeSantis hits back at Jen Psaki for comments about Florida schools

6 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis; White House press secretary Jen Psaki. Paul Hennessy/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images; Win McNamee/Getty Images The White House recently...
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KETV and the Nebraska Broadcasters Association Foundation Scholarship

KETV and the Nebraska Broadcasters Association Foundation Scholarship

6 hours ago   |   KETV

In 2022, the Nebraska Broadcasters Association Foundation is offering two, $2,000 scholarships to assist students enrolled in broadcasting-related educational programs
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Jen Psaki responds to a question about Democrats' student debt cancellation demands by noting 'no one has been required to pay a single dime' in federal loans under Biden

8 hours ago   |   Business Insider

White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki. Drew Angerer/Getty Images 85 Democratic lawmakers urged Biden to release a memo on his legal ability to cancel student debt. Psaki...
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Illinois, Chicago schools to change quarantine rules to align with CDC guidelines

Illinois, Chicago schools to change quarantine rules to align with CDC guidelines

12 hours ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - Illinois is changing the way it decides which students must quarantine and for how long. The rules will follow the latest recommendations from the Centers for Disease...
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Experts warn that we're experiencing an "empathy deficit" due to the pandemic. Here are 6 books that can help, as recommended by psychologists

12 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Prices are accurate at the time of publication. When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. We spoke to 3 psychologists to find the...
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