Education - Kids

Councils to be forced to take child asylum seekers

BBC Education - Mon, 11/22/2021 - 15:00
More than a hundred children are living in hotels because of a shortage of places in care homes.
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Don't call young people 'woke', says leading head teacher

BBC Education - Mon, 11/22/2021 - 03:57
Samantha Price wants parents and teachers to keep up with the younger generation's views.
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Children in care in England could hit almost 100,000 by 2025

BBC Education - Sun, 11/21/2021 - 22:31
The figure for England would represent a 36% rise in a decade, research for county councils says.
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Five Schools Move Online as Kenosha Awaits a Rittenhouse Verdict

NYT Education - Thu, 11/18/2021 - 09:31
In a letter to parents, the schools — all within a short distance of the Kenosha County Courthouse or the downtown area — cited the trial as the reason for the switch.
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CDC Investigates Flu Outbreak at University of Michigan

NYT Education - Wed, 11/17/2021 - 16:00
There have been 528 cases of the flu on the university’s campus in Ann Arbor, a vast majority in students who have not had flu shots, school officials said.
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School Nurses Feel Like ‘The Enemy’

NYT Education - Wed, 11/17/2021 - 10:35
Partisan fights over Covid-19 have made life harder for overstretched school nurses and spawned waves of school board fights.
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Professor Cited as Corruption Expert Is Sentenced for Money Laundering

NYT Education - Wed, 11/17/2021 - 07:30
A former University of Miami international studies professor used bank accounts in his name and the name of a company he created to launder about $2.5 million, prosecutors said.
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To Honor His Indigenous Ancestors, He Became a Champion

NYT Education - Wed, 11/17/2021 - 07:24
Inspired by his great-grandfather’s repeated escapes from an Indigenous boarding school, Ku Stevens, 18, retraced the route. Then he set his sights on winning a Nevada state title.
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