Education notebook: Morrison teacher one of eight in America to win agriculture award | Education

[ad_1] The National Excellence in Teaching About Agriculture Award is presented annually by the National Agriculture in the Classroom Organization to teachers that incorporate agricultural concepts to cover other subjects, such math, art, reading or, in Tammy Will’s case, science. Courtesy, Morrison Public Schools National recognition: Morrison High School’s Tammy Will is one of eight … Read more

How wireless access control enhances the security of the education sector

[ad_1] Educational security With a combination of duty of care, valuable equipment and personal data, the education sector presents one of the biggest security challenges. Choosing the right access control solution is important. Is wirelessization an option? ASSA ABLOY Opening Solutions certainly believes so. The ideal access control solution for a school, university, or university … Read more

New education minister planning 5-day school week for grades 7-12

[ad_1] New Education Minister Yifat Shasha-Biton plans to shrink the school week for middle school and high school students in Israel from six to five days starting next year. The new schedule will supposedly come into effect after the summer vacation, which kicked off on June 20 and will end on September 1. Schools will … Read more

How China’s patriotic education became one of the ‘longest successful propaganda campaigns’

[ad_1] Arthur Wang still remembers what his primary school teacher told him about the Chinese national flag. Key points: Patriotic education is compulsory in China It was introduced following the 1989 Tiananmen Square student protest Chinese President Xi Jinping wants to strengthen it further “If the flag falls on the ground, you must pick it up … Read more

WTJU combining education with all that jazz | Local News

[ad_1] WTJU personalities Dave Rogers, from left, and Rus Perry discuss programming at the University of Virginia-owned radio station. Perry’s two-year, 100-hour Jazz at 100 series is the basis for a new online jazz course being developed at the station.  COURTESY WTJU Some questions in jazz music, such as why Charles Mingus named a song … Read more

Software program bridges the education gap

[ad_1] Waterford UPSTART Program addresses educational achievement gap With the potentially long-lasting effects of coronavirus pandemic learning, there’s a plan to catch up those who may be falling behind. MILWAUKEE – In an effort to address the achievement gap now and at an early age, the state is providing funding to an education nonprofit to … Read more

Cohasset education achievements

[ad_1] Curry College  Taylor Cifrino, of Cohasset, received a Bachelor of Arts at Curry College commencement exercises May 23.  Dedham Country Day School  Cohasset resident William Roberts, the son of Aveen D’Arcy and Eric Roberts, graduated from Dedham Country Day School during closing exercises held June 10.  Roberts will attend Thayer Academy in the fall.  Norwich University  … Read more

Pandemic’s impact evident in Killeen, Cove and state STAAR results | Education

[ad_1] On top of maneuvering through life and school safely during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, thousands of local public school students, teachers, and administrators masked up to engage in in-person standardized testing this past spring. Now, the results are in. A look at the scores of Copperas Cove Independent School District, Killeen Independent School District … Read more

Post and Courier launches Education Lab to focus on SC public school reform | News

[ad_1] In 2018, The Post and Courier undertook the daunting but important task of cataloging the many reasons why South Carolina’s public education system was failing to prepare students for college and beyond. We didn’t mince our words. The first story in the multi-part series titled “Minimally Adequate” began like this: “Divided by race, mired … Read more