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Online Schools Are Here to Stay, Even After the Pandemic

Online Schools Are Here to Stay, Even After the Pandemic

Online Schools Are Here to Stay, Even After the Pandemic Online Schools Are Here to Stay, Even After the Pandemic In a study by the RAND Corporation, “Remote Learning Is Here to Stay,” 58 out of 288 district administrators — roughly 20 percent — said their school system had already started an online school, was planning to start one or …

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Biden budget seeks more for schools, health care and housing Democratic Senate Medicaid Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Department of Health and Human Services

Biden budget seeks more for schools, health care and housing Democratic Senate Medicaid Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Department of Health and Human Services

Biden budget seeks more for schools, health care and housing Democratic Senate Medicaid Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Department of Health and Human Services Biden budget seeks more for schools, health care and housing Democratic Senate Medicaid Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Department of Health and Human Services President Joe Biden released a $1.5 trillion wish list for …

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Schools need to tackle rape culture with digital-era sex education

Schools need to tackle rape culture with digital-era sex education

Schools need to tackle rape culture with digital-era sex education Schools need to tackle rape culture with digital-era sex education A fter weeks of national discussions about women and girls’ safety, the term “rape culture” has made headlines again. This time it relates to widespread reports of sexual violence against teenagers in secondary education, some of which include Britain’s most prestigious …

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Women Are Calling Out ‘Rape Culture’ in U.K. Schools

Women Are Calling Out ‘Rape Culture’ in U.K. Schools

Women Are Calling Out ‘Rape Culture’ in U.K. Schools Women Are Calling Out ‘Rape Culture’ in U.K. Schools LONDON — For weeks, the harrowing anonymous testimonies have poured in, one after another. Accusations of sexual assault of girls as young as 9. Girls shamed by classmates after intimate photos were circulated without their consent. One girl was blamed by classmates …

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Sexual abuse in schools to be investigated in government review

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Sexual abuse in schools to be investigated in government review Sexual abuse in schools to be investigated in government review An immediate review into sexual abuse in schools has been announced by the Department for Education (DfE). Ofsted will look at safeguarding policies in state and independent schools, “the extent and the severity of the issue” and ensure there are …

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Schools in Long Beach, Calif., Start Reopening This Week

Schools in Long Beach, Calif., Start Reopening This Week

Schools in Long Beach, Calif., Start Reopening This Week Schools in Long Beach, Calif., Start Reopening This Week California continued its uneven progress in reopening schools on Monday, as elementary students began to return to classrooms in Long Beach, the state’s fourth-largest district with 70,000 students. Public schools in the state’s top three districts by enrollment — Los Angeles, San …

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MP calls for inquiry into ‘rape culture’ at independent schools

MP calls for inquiry into ‘rape culture’ at independent schools

MP calls for inquiry into ‘rape culture’ at independent schools MP calls for inquiry into ‘rape culture’ at independent schools An inquiry should be set up to look into allegations of a “rape culture” at some of the country’s most distinguished schools, a senior MP has said. Robert Halfon, the chair of the Education Select Committee, said that what has …

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Schools to trial daily Covid testing to replace need for self-isolation

Schools to trial daily Covid testing to replace need for self-isolation

Schools to trial daily Covid testing to replace need for self-isolation Schools to trial daily Covid testing to replace need for self-isolation Several schools in England are trialling a Covid-19 daily testing scheme that would eliminate the need for self-isolation among those who come into contact with the virus. The clinical trial means students classed as close contacts of a …

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Black Caribbean pupils excluded from schools six times more frequently than white peers

Black Caribbean pupils excluded from schools six times more frequently than white peers

Black Caribbean pupils excluded from schools six times more frequently than white peers Black Caribbean pupils excluded from schools six times more frequently than white peers Black Caribbean pupils are being excluded from schools in England six times more often than their white peers in some areas of England, analysis has found. Transparency reports published by the Department for Education …

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Three Feet or Six? Distancing Guideline for Schools Stirs Debate

Three Feet or Six? Distancing Guideline for Schools Stirs Debate

Three Feet or Six? Distancing Guideline for Schools Stirs Debate Three Feet or Six? Distancing Guideline for Schools Stirs Debate The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is clear and consistent in its social distancing recommendation: To reduce the risk of contracting the coronavirus, people should remain at least six feet away from others who are not in their households. …

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