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Scottish school closes due to Covid outbreak and staff shortages

Scottish school closes due to Covid outbreak and staff shortages Scottish school closes due to Covid outbreak and staff shortages A large school in Scotland has been forced to close entirely due to a Covid outbreak. Dingwall Academy in the Scottish Highlands sent pupils home at lunchtime on Wednesday amid a spike in Covid cases and staff shortages. The academy …

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Significant disruption to school year still possible, warns education minister

Significant disruption to school year still possible, warns education minister Significant disruption to school year still possible, warns education minister Significant disruption to education could still happen this academic year, according to a government minister. Nick Gibb told the education select committee that the government is “trying to avoid” this situation. Children no longer have to isolate after coming into …

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Students to learn about blood and organ donation on school curriculum for first time

Students to learn about blood and organ donation on school curriculum for first time Students to learn about blood and organ donation on school curriculum for first time Students in England are set to learn about blood and organ donation on the school curriculum for the first time. The change for secondary schools across the country is hoped to encourage …

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Overhaul exams system to protect teens’ mental health, new school leader says

Overhaul exams system to protect teens’ mental health, new school leader says Overhaul exams system to protect teens’ mental health, new school leader says The mental health burden on teenagers who want to achieve top grades in their school exams is too great and therefore the system should be changed, the new leader of a body representing headteachers at girls’ …

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Louisiana High School Sports Meet a Mighty Opponent: Climate Change

How Climate Change is Devastating Louisiana High School Sports

Louisiana High School Sports Meet a Mighty Opponent: Climate Change Louisiana High School Sports Meet a Mighty Opponent: Climate Change “I’ll take this over Katrina,” said Fitte, a former star running back at the school. “We’re looking at a couple weeks at most coming back because we don’t have electricity. After Katrina, people didn’t have houses. All you could see …

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How Climate Change is Devastating Louisiana High School Sports

How Climate Change is Devastating Louisiana High School Sports

How Climate Change is Devastating Louisiana High School Sports How Climate Change is Devastating Louisiana High School Sports “I’ll take this over Katrina,” said Fitte, a former star running back at the school. “We’re looking at a couple weeks at most coming back because we don’t have electricity. After Katrina, people didn’t have houses. All you could see was the …

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How to save money on almost everything for the new school term

How to save money on almost everything for the new school term How to save money on almost everything for the new school term The summer holidays have finished and children across the UK return to school this week, with Scottish pupils already back in the classroom. The start of the school year comes with a big financial cost to …

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School district in Texas closes after two teachers die of Covid within a week

School district in Texas closes after two teachers die of Covid within a week School district in Texas closes after two teachers die of Covid within a week A school district in Waco, Texas is closing for one week after two teachers died from Covid-19 in just a span of a few days. The state is currently bearing the brunt …

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Teachers and students brace for new Covid spikes and ‘inevitable’ disruption as school returns

Teachers and students brace for new Covid spikes and ‘inevitable’ disruption as school returns Teachers and students brace for new Covid spikes and ‘inevitable’ disruption as school returns Schools are bracing for new Covid spikes and “inevitable” disruption as pupils prepare to head back to class after the summer holidays. The new school year is set to start this week …

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China Tightens Limits for Young Gamers and Bans School Night Play

China Tightens Limits for Young Gamers and Bans School Night Play

China Tightens Limits for Young Gamers and Bans School Night Play China Tightens Limits for Young Gamers and Bans School Night Play China’s strict limits on how long minors can play online video games just got stricter. Chinese children and teenagers are banned from online gaming on school days, and limited to one hour a day on weekend and holiday …

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