NEWSW.WORLD: Latest World and US News of the Day 02:32, 2019-10-13

NYC schools still observe Columbus Day despite teaching kids of explorer’s violence

Across the nation, a growing legion of states, cities and school districts have rejected a federal holiday to honor the Italian navigator who “discov...

NYC schools still observe Columbus Day despite teaching kids of explorer’s violence

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Scientists want creationism teaching ban in Welsh schools Sir David Attenborough joins calls warning "pseudoscience" could creep in to the curriculum....
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In #MeToo era, states debate teaching consent in schools Inside a Catholic school in Portland, Oregon, high school sophomores break into groups to discuss some once-taboo topics: abusive relationships and c...
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Ian Rush: 'It’s funny that I’m teaching kids now, as I used to hate coaches' Liverpool’s all-time top scorer talks about his coaches, his short managerial career and his love of training youngstersBy The Coaches’ Voice for the...
16:44, 2019-10-22

Teaching AIs to make mistakes like kids would help them learn faster AIs don't think like children, but if they made a common assumption that children use whilst learning a language they would become better faster...
13:12, 2019-07-02

Amid #MeToo, states debate teaching consent to kids They hear about #MeToo cases in the news, and talk about them with friends. Now U.S. students increasingly discuss the meaning of consent in the clas...
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Teaching kids to wash their hands? Sing ‘Frère Jacques’ Switching the lyrics of a popular children's rhyme helps to teach proper handwashing technique....
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Gen X And Millennial Parents Are Teaching Their Kids About Money Earlier Than Past Generations Survey respondents reveal which money topics they're addressing with their children--and at what age....
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'If I can hear you, I can find you': the woman teaching kids to dodge bullets in their neighborhood Elana Bolds has held ‘active shooter’ drills for decades in her northern California community, where exposure to gun violence is almost inevitable“Bo...
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18:00, 2019-11-27

Scale of gun violence at US schools revealed by new database A gun fired on school grounds nearly twice a weekIncidents include suicides, homicides and accidentsA gun is fired on a school campus in America near...
14:32, 2019-11-26

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18:12, 2019-11-26

MPs call for police in schools to cut youth violence The Home Affairs Committee says the government's violence strategy is "completely inadequate"....
12:48, 2019-07-31

Middle schools can help prevent teen dating violence (Reuters Health) - Middle schools that offer a comprehensive dating violence prevention program in every grade may have fewer youth involved in abusi...
00:24, 2019-06-06

Since Columbine, Fears of School Violence Have Grown. Research Shows That Schools Are Safer. The panic of mass shootings has ramped up efforts to secure schools. But anxieties remain high, even as federal data shows that schools are less viol...
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CDC: Schools aren't doing enough to teach kids about nutrition Nearly 90 percent of schools in the U.S. offer food education, but far fewer require it, the CDC reports. Researchers point out that food options at ...
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Under digital surveillance: how American schools spy on millions of kids Fueled by fears of school shootings, the market has grown rapidly for technologies that monitor students through official school emails and chats For...
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Multiple Cincinnati schools close after over 1,000 kids catch the flu Schools in the southern Ohio communities of Reading, Wilmington, Manchester and Three Rivers were closed Friday....
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Juul gave presentations in schools to kids—and the FDA is fuming Enlarge / WASHINGTON, DC - JULY 25: A young man wears a shirt that reads DITCHJUUL while James Monsees, co-founder and chief product officer at JUUL ...
22:12, 2019-09-10

Lackluster nutrition education in U.S. schools may be damaging health of kids Nearly 90 percent of schools in the U.S. offer food education, but far fewer require it, the CDC reports. Researchers point out that food options at ...
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NYC schools will excuse kids who walk out for climate change rally Cut class for climate change! The Department of Education will excuse city kids who ditch school next Friday to partake in a Manhattan climate change...
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California Tells Schools to Start Later, Giving Kids More Sleep A new law pushed back start times at most public middle and high schools, citing research that says attendance and performance will improve if teenag...
03:04, 2019-10-15

Malaysia shuts schools after chemical pollution sickens kids KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia’s government has shut more than 100 schools in a southern state after chemical pollution sickened dozens...
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Delta jet dumps fuel over schools before emergency landing, injuring 44 kids, others The incident in Cudahy, California, triggered a massive fire department response to reports of skin and eye irritation      ...
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Ilhan Omar Wants Schools to Stop Humiliating Kids Who Can't Afford to Pay for Lunch A few weeks ago, The Hill circulated a piece about a nine-year-old boy who used his allowance to pay off everyone in his class’s lunch debts. The sto...
02:36, 2019-06-20

We're Building Schools to Give Kids Places to Hide During Mass Shootings Now This is the future we live in now: Congress and President Trump won’t do shit about stopping mass shootings, so school districts are taking matters i...
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Teacher unions want schools to revise active shooter drills because kids are terrified HARTFORD, Conn. — The nation’s two largest teachers unions want schools to revise or eliminate active shooter drills, asserting Tuesday that they can...
17:24, 2020-02-12

Elizabeth Warren's advice to parents of kids in struggling public schools reeks of privilege Jonathan Drake/Reuters Elizabeth Warren's advice to parents with children in underperforming public schools sounds strangely conservative and reeks o...
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Parents choosing high schools for their kids place more value on the students already enrolled than on the school's effectiveness, according to a study by MIT economist Parag Pathak Samantha Lee/Business InsiderL Barry Hetherington MIT professor Parag Pathak, recently published a research paper focused on what parents value when ...
17:00, 2019-11-06

9/11: How NYC, nation will observe 18th anniversary New York and the nation on Wednesday will stop to remember the 18th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terror attacks. The 9/11 Memorial & Museum will be th...
01:16, 2019-09-11

CBOE Will Observe Two Minutes of Silence on Veterans Day CHICAGO, November 10, 2010 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today announced it will observe two minutes of silence, from 8:25 a.m. to 8:27...
15:56, 2019-05-01

Chemists observe “spooky” quantum tunneling A molecule of ammonia, NH3, typically exists as an umbrella shape, with three hydrogen atoms fanned out in a nonplanar arrangement around a central n...
21:16, 2019-11-04

Elon Musk's mother Maye on experiencing domestic violence and why she doesn't criticize her kids The 71-year-old CoverGirl model calls her relationship with Errol Musk 'physically and mentally abusive'...
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Scientists observe mysterious cosmic web directly for first time Observations reveal cluster of galaxies about 12bn light years away linked by gas filamentsThe cosmic web, a vast, mysterious structure that links up...
20:32, 2019-10-03

Worlds gets $10 million to help enterprises observe their physical environments with AI Worlds, a Dallas-based startup that uses AI to help large organizations observe their physical spaces, has raised $10 million.Read More...
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Riders observe silence for Lambrecht before start of Stage 4 "The riders observe a period of silence in tribute to Bjorg Lambrecht before the start of Stage 4 of the Tour of Poland."...
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Donald Trump sent hostage expert to observe A$AP Rocky trial US President Donald Trump sent a hostage-crisis diplomat to observe rapper A$AP Rocky's assault trial in Sweden, it has emerged....
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Scientists observe a single quantum vibration under ordinary conditions When a guitar string is plucked, it vibrates as any vibrating object would, rising and falling like a wave, as the laws of classical physics predict....
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Observe.ai raises $26 million for AI that monitors and coaches call center agents EXCLUSIVE: Countless tech platforms are setting out to help call centers automate conversations with their customers. But U.S-Indian startup and Y Co...
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Riders observe minute's silence for Felice Gimondi at Arctic Race "Italian Felice Gimondi, one of only seven riders to have won all three Grand Tours, has died at the age of 76 after suffering a heart attack while s...
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UN Assembly calls on all States to observe Olympic Truce throughout Tokyo Summer Games The General Assembly on Monday urged United Nations Member States to observe the Olympic Truce – the ancient Greek tradition calling for the cessatio...
22:48, 2019-12-09

From polar explorers to frozen dystopias: the best books about ice As the winter approaches the northern hemisphere, novelist Amy Sackville shares her favourite books about one of Earth’s remaining wildernessesIce is...
13:52, 2019-11-30

Pre-Columbian Explorers in the Americas: The Hard Evidence These days, few people still believe Christopher Columbus was the first explorer to travel to the “New World.”  ...
20:04, 2019-08-18

UK shale gas explorers' shares fall on fracking moratorium Shares in British shale gas explorers fell on Monday morning after the government announced at the weekend that it is imposing a moratorium on fracki...
11:00, 2019-11-04

1.2 Million Ford Explorers Recalled Due to Suspension Fracturing After all the hype around the new 2020 Explorer during the New York Auto Show, Ford has some bad news. It’ll be recalling 1.2 million of its existing...
18:04, 2019-06-12

You Can Get 'Self-Sealing' Tires Standard on Some 2020 Ford Explorers Twenty-six years after the world watched a tyrannosaurus rex bite into the tire of a Ford Explorer, the automaker has finally decided to equip the mo...
21:52, 2019-07-01

Titanic explorers' dive reveals 'shocking' state of wreck First venture to the ship in 15 years finds that features have decayed completelyThe first dive to the Titanic in nearly 15 years has revealed “shock...
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The Livingstone – Stanley Monument and The Famous Tale of Two Explorers in Africa Without a doubt, European explorers in 19th century Africa changed history. Two of the most famous are Dr David Livingstone ...
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NYC Explorers Club facing lawsuit from ‘bullied’ scuba divers Ocean adventurer Christine Dennison called it “sad” that the club “has tried to diminish my accomplishments and value by revoking my membership.”...
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Wild Storms and Shifting Ice: Two Explorers Talk About Arctic Life Two of the nearly 100 people on a ship stuck in an ice floe for a year explain what it's like to live in polar darkness while studying how the Arctic...
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How will Mars explorers stop earthly viruses infecting the red planet? The long-running series in which readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific con...
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North Pole explorers on thin ice as climate change hits expedition Mike Horn and Borge Ousland are crossing the Arctic on skis but ice drift has set them back.It was supposed to be an epic 1,000-mile journey taking i...
20:04, 2019-11-23

Explorers ramp up search for treasure-laden 17th-century shipwreck Maritime archaeologists from Mexico and Spain are set to ramp up their efforts to find a treasure-laden Spanish galleon that sank in the 17th century...
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'That can't be real!' Deep-sea explorers find trippy, rainbow-colored wonderland Deep in the Gulf of California, scientists have discovered a fantastical expanse of hydrothermal vents, full of crystallized gases, glimmering pools ...
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New schools in London: housing developers are building new schools on site to cope with London's growing pupil population London's school system puts pressure on parents long before their children sit exams or navigate the complexities of the playground....
12:16, 2019-05-15

Members of historic Explorers Club upset over secret deal with Discovery Channel The venerable Explorers Club is being rocked by a proposal to make its Upper East Side headquarters an outpost of the Discovery Channel....
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Deep-sea explorers discovered creatures at the bottom of the ocean feasting on decaying whales Researchers aboard a deep-sea exploration vessel called E/V Nautilus discovered a whale carcass off the coast of California, more than 3,000 meters d...
23:20, 2019-10-22

Ford Recalls 340,000 Explorers Because People Keep Injuring Their Hands On Sharp Seat Frames Nearly 340,000 Ford Explorers from the 2017 model year will need a trip to the dealership soon, but not to be traded for new ones with a bit more pow...
21:40, 2019-09-13

Hearthstone’s Saviors of Uldum expansion brings back Quests and the League of Explorers Blizzard announced today that Saviors of Uldum is the next expansion for Hearthstone.Read More...
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Explorers hunting for mystery city in Honduran rainforest find unknown creatures Scientists exploring an area that's thought to contain an ancient lost city in the Honduras rainforest have discovered a vast ecosystem of rare and e...
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Explorers find 2.5million-year-old megalodon shark teeth after diving into cave Megalodon, meaning "big tooth", is an extinct species of shark that lived approximately 23 to 3.6 million years ago...
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Whaley Bridge latest: Dam explorers risk injury and becoming trapped, warn firefighters After more than 1,500 people were evacuated from the town since August 1, Derbyshire Police said stability of the dam wall at Toddbrook Reservoir had...
10:48, 2019-08-16

Damaged Whaley Bridge dam explorers risk injury and becoming trapped, warn firefighters After more than 1,500 people were evacuated from the town since August 1, Derbyshire Police said stability of the dam wall at Toddbrook Reservoir had...
20:00, 2019-08-15

More and more places are getting rid of Columbus Day — here's why they're replacing it Columbus Day is a relatively new US holiday, but many localities are replacing it with Indigenous Peoples' Day. Columbus Day affirms the story of a n...
15:52, 2019-10-14

The New Hangout in Columbus? Distilleries One of the country’s fastest-growing cities has seen a surge in homegrown distilleries that are drawing customers with tasting rooms, restaurants and...
11:28, 2019-09-20

Mike Horn and Boerge Ousland: North Pole explorers complete epic trek The Norwegian-South African duo met up with a rescue team as they were dangerously low on food....
15:08, 2019-12-08

At the Explorers Club’s annual gala, guests share a love of exploration — and eating tarantulas The evening celebrated Apollo astronauts, but Teddy Roosevelt still would’ve felt at home....
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Inside the 'monstrosity,' a gritty, mostly-abandoned bus station in Tel Aviv that’s become an oasis for artists and urban explorers rasika108/Shutterstock Israel's Tel Aviv New Central Bus Station is one of the largest bus stations in the world, second only to Millennium Park Bus...
19:08, 2019-09-27

Meet the deep-sea explorers searching the Pacific for the warships that fought one of WWII's most important battles Deep-sea explorers are searching the ocean at the site of one of World War II's most important naval battles for the remains of the ships that fought...
21:48, 2019-10-18

Violence begets violence: How The Purge’s satire gets even more timely this season It’s nighttime in New Orleans, and something very large is on fire. I shouldn’t say what, exactly, because the producers of The Purge, USA Network’s ...
13:16, 2019-10-14

The 10 best sales and deals for Columbus Day weekend Columbus Day is a great time to score a deal on a new mattress, winter clothes, workout gear, DNA test kits, and more.      ...
15:16, 2019-10-12

Maine changes Columbus Day to Indigenous Peoples’ Day The governor of Maine on Friday signed a bill into law that makes Columbus Day known as Indigenous Peoples’ Day. The name change came during a signin...
11:49, 2019-05-02

Deep-sea explorers found another Japanese aircraft carrier sunk during the decisive Battle of Midway in WWII US Navy National Museum of Naval Aviation/Wikimedia Commons Explorers in the Pacific found another Japanese aircraft carrier sunk during the decisive...
17:28, 2019-10-21

Some states honoring indigenous people instead of Columbus FILE – In this April 27, 2019 file photo, dancers enter at the Gathering of Nations, one of the world’s largest gatherings of indigenous ...
16:28, 2019-10-14

DC votes to change Columbus Day to Indigenous Peoples’ Day WASHINGTON — The Washington, D.C. Council has voted to temporarily change the name of Columbus Day to Indigenous Peoples’ Day. WTOP-FM reports ...
13:56, 2019-10-10

Vermont renames Columbus Day as Indigenous Peoples’ Day MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Vermont has joined a handful of states in renaming Columbus Day to honor Native Americans. Republican Gov. Phil Scott signed a...
18:20, 2019-05-13

Haley Lu Richardson really wishes everyone would see her Sundance hit, Columbus Haley Lu Richardson is one of the most promising young talents in Hollywood, with star-making turns in The Edge Of Seventeen, Split, and last year’s...
21:32, 2019-06-25

Columbus Dreamed of a New World. His Son Found One in Books. Edward Wilson-Lee’s “The Catalogue of Shipwrecked Books” charts the life of the explorer’s son, obsessed with assembling a great repository of knowle...
18:00, 2019-05-31

Fortaleza Ozama, Where Columbus Was Imprisoned for Being a Tyrant The language and culture of many of the Caribbean islands reflects four centuries of Spain’s presence in the region... ...
04:28, 2019-07-23

Falling ice forces street closures near Columbus Circle Multiple blocks near Columbus Circle are off-limits to pedestrians and drivers for the second day in a row after reports of falling ice. West 58th St...
21:20, 2019-12-19

Scientists Suggest Columbus' Caribbean Cannibals Might Be True A new study of ancient Caribbean skulls suggests Christopher Columbus' accounts of fierce raiders abducting women and cannibalizing men ‘might’ be tr...
20:24, 2020-01-12

Korpisalo gets 2nd career shutout, Columbus beats Sens 1-0 COLUMBUS, Ohio - Oliver Bjorkstrand scored 21 seconds into the third period and Joonas Korpisalo earned his second career shutout, lifting the Columb...
05:20, 2019-11-26

Warren, Working Families Party want to scrub Columbus Day The Working Families Party on Monday called on supporters to back changing Columbus Day to Indigenous People’s Day — just hours after the 2020 Democr...
02:16, 2019-10-15

More states choosing to honor indigenous people instead of Columbus ALBUQUERQUE, NM — A handful of states are celebrating their first Indigenous Peoples Day on Monday as part of a trend to move away from a day honorin...
21:16, 2019-10-14

Atlanta acquires midfielder Justin Meram from Columbus ATLANTA (AP) — Defending Major League Soccer champion Atlanta has acquired depth by obtaining midfielder Justin Meram from Columbus for $100,000 in g...
00:12, 2019-05-08

This is the Columbus Circle manhole where a rat-gnawed body was found This is the Columbus Circle manhole where a decomposed body was found by utility workers Tuesday — two weeks after the apparently drunken man was cau...
20:44, 2019-10-16

L.L.Bean is running a Columbus Day sale and everything is 20% off — here are 15 standout deals To mark the long holiday weekend for Columbus Day, many stores are offering sales. As such, L.L.Bean is offering 20% off clothing, outerwear, and foo...
23:04, 2019-10-11

Ethnic eats in Columbus, Ohio: From Nepal to Somalia, it's all here Columbus, Ohio's capital city and home to Ohio State, boasts an enviable variety of ethnic eateries, from Salvadoran to Somali, Indian to Ethiopian. ...
13:56, 2020-01-10

Columbus Day Parade 2019: NYC route and street closures The 75th annual NYC Columbus Day Parade promises to be the largest celebration of Italian-American culture in the world. But it’ll also bring t...
15:16, 2019-10-14

The Best Columbus Day Sales on Menswear, Watches, and Sneakers to Shop Right Now Refresh your wardrobe on the cheap thanks to Columbus Day sales. Here's what to buy from our favorite sales, from outerwear and boots to suits....
22:32, 2019-10-10

Columbus Day Sales: 16 Ridiculous Menswear Deals to Shop Right Now Your long weekend just got wavier. Here are our favorite Columbus day sales and clothing deals from across the world wide web....
19:40, 2019-10-11

Best Columbus Day Sales 2019: Discover Deals From Amazon, Gilt & More We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items...
12:20, 2019-10-09

Agents recover stolen 500-year-old copy of Columbus letter Federal agents in Delaware have recovered a more than 500-year-old copy of a letter penned by Christopher Columbus that vanished from an Italian libr...
18:44, 2020-01-24

Mother Cabrini float added to Columbus Day Parade in jab at de Blasio The Diocese of Brooklyn is adding a float featuring Mother Cabrini to the Columbus Day Parade — a jab at Mayor Bill de Blasio and first lady Ch...
01:40, 2019-10-10

Artemi Panarin, Rangers have special plans for his Columbus return Henrik Lundqvist was saying he was certain Artemi Panarin’s return to Columbus for Thursday night’s match against the Blue Jackets, would become a to...
02:48, 2019-12-05

Elderly woman in critical condition after being hit by truck near Columbus Circle An elderly woman was in critical condition after being mowed down by a Brink’s truck near Columbus Circle Saturday, police said. The 85-year-ol...
00:24, 2019-12-08

Bill de Blasio booed, called ‘Big Bird’ during Columbus Day Parade Bill de Blasio was mercilessly booed as the “worst mayor ever” and called “Big Bird” as he walked in Monday’s annual Co...
21:16, 2019-10-14

Where 4-Year Schools Find a Pool of Applicants: 2-Year Schools Colleges, including elite schools, are making it easier to transfer from community colleges, seeing a valuable source of highly motivated students....
11:24, 2019-10-10

Best Columbus Day Sales 2019: Discover Deals From Yankee Candle, Amazon & More We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items...
23:48, 2019-10-10

Cops descend on Columbus Circle food carts over ‘rent-a-vet’ scheme NYC Parks Department enforcement officers were out in full force on Sunday afternoon to check the licences of food carts supposed to be run by vetera...
01:12, 2019-09-30

Christopher Columbus Kraft, NASA’s legendary flight director, has died Chris Kraft, left, and Robert Gilruth monitor the launch of Apollo 5 in 1968. [credit: NASA ...
00:48, 2019-07-23

Christopher Columbus likely encountered ‘marauding cannibals’ 500 years ago, shocking study says For years, researchers tried to prove that Christopher Columbus's encounters with "cannibal marauders" during his trip to the Caribbean in 1492 were ...
21:44, 2020-01-13

Police identify homeless man who died inside Columbus Circle manhole The man who died after drunkenly stumbling into a Manhattan manhole has been identified, The Post has learned. Gabriel Cesar, 41, was identified Wedn...
14:44, 2019-10-17

Stunningly well preserved 500-year-old Columbus-era shipwreck revealed: 'It’s almost like it sank yesterday' Maritime archaeologists have used underwater drone technology to reveal the remains of an incredibly well-preserved 500-year-old shipwreck in the Bal...
16:12, 2019-07-23

Amazon’s Treasure Truck expands to Charlotte, Cincinnati, Columbus, and Las Vegas Amazon announced that Treasure Truck, its discounted daily deal service, is expanding to Charlotte, Cincinnati, Columbus, and Las Vegas.Read More...
16:24, 2019-08-07

Mystery as Spanish treasure from '200 years BEFORE Columbus landed in America' found in US SPANISH treasure dated from 200-years before Christopher Columbus landed in America has been uncovered in the US leaving archaeologists baffled....
10:32, 2019-05-09

Boston Bruins put away Columbus Blue Jackets to advance to conference final Tuukka Rask made 39 saves and recorded his sixth career playoff shutout as the Boston Bruins beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 3-0 Monday night....
05:56, 2019-05-07

Body found in Columbus Circle manhole had been there two weeks, chewed up by rats An apparently drunken man stumbled into an open manhole near Columbus Circle — and he was found two weeks later on Tuesday so badly decomposed ...
00:32, 2019-10-16

Replica of Columbus’ Santa Maria gets stuck in New York Harbor sandbar Columbus never would have let this happen. A replica of Columbus’ Santa Maria — one of three ships in the navigator’s North America disco...
23:40, 2019-10-28

Best Columbus Day Sales 2019: Discover Deals From Yankee Candle, Amazon, Gilt & More We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items...
19:56, 2019-10-10

REI's Columbus Day sale is running all weekend — save up to 50% on gear from The North Face, Patagonia, and more Now through October 14, you can save up to 50% during REI's Fall End-of-Season Clearance event. You can shop sizable deals on men's and women's cloth...
23:40, 2019-10-11

Taxi driver drops cell phone, nearly drives into fountain at Columbus Circle A distracted taxi driver almost ended up in the fountain at Columbus Circle Sunday morning while fumbling with his cell phone, cops said. The yellow-...
16:20, 2019-10-27

Columbus Day Sales 2019: Deals on Mattresses, Furniture, and Kitchenware Worth Considering This Weekend Several of our favorite mattress, bedding, furniture, and kitchen retailers are having big sales this Columbus Day weekend....
23:28, 2019-10-10

Police identify 41-year-old homeless man who died inside Columbus Circle manhole The man who died after drunkenly stumbling into a Manhattan manhole has been identified, The Post has learned. Gabriel Cesar, 41, was identified Wedn...
14:20, 2019-10-17

From Salvadoran to Somali cuisine, ethnic eateries add spice to Ohio's capital, Columbus Columbus' relatively small size makes it easy to enjoy the variety of ethnic restaurants available in Ohio's state capital and OSU's backyard.  ...
13:56, 2020-01-10

Trump defends Columbus Day, praises Mother Cabrini during event celebrating Italian heritage President Donald Trump defended the Christopher Columbus federal holiday and gave a shout-out to Mother Frances Cabrini during a reception celebratin...
07:20, 2019-10-17

Forget New York. For writer Saeed Jones, Columbus, Ohio, is the place to be a literary star. The author of “How We Fight For Our Lives” explains why he left the Big Apple for the Midwest — and tailgating....
21:16, 2019-10-22

Teaching Palestinians to talk about sex Safa Tamish teaches Palestinians to talk about sex, a topic often seen as taboo in the Arab world....
02:48, 2019-07-09

Teaching Hotels: Why You Might Want to Stay In One At teaching hotels, including Cornell University’s Statler, you don’t just get top-of-the-class service, you’re part of the lesson plan. Plus: Hotel ...
22:28, 2019-09-11

The Next Big Privacy Hurdle? Teaching AI to Forget Opinion: The inability to forget doesn’t only impact personal privacy—it could also lead to real problems for our global security....
14:24, 2019-06-12

How This Entrepreneur Is Teaching Millenials About Finance Only 24% of millennials demonstrate basic financial literacy. Tina Hay is trying to change that....
03:12, 2020-02-12

How did an accused torturer end up teaching at the Sorbonne? Mario Sandoval charged with dictatorship-era crimes in Argentina – so how could he have worked undetected at a top French university?Mario Sandoval h...
11:12, 2019-12-22

Jets’ Sam Darnold already teaching the next generation The players sharing the field with Sam Darnold on Saturday morning were closer to his age than Tom Brady’s. It wasn’t all that long ago Darnold was i...
05:16, 2019-06-09

The hardest thing about robots? Teaching them to cope with us Humans are spectacularly weird and unpredictable. Computer scientist Anca Dragan is working on helpful robots that understand how we get things wrong...
14:00, 2019-08-13

Dodgeball is not oppressing our children, it is teaching them life Dodgeball is about becoming an adult, it's good exercise, and it teaches our kids how to be tough. Calling it oppression reflects America's...
18:20, 2019-06-10

Gillette ad shows man teaching transgender son how to shave A new Gillette ad released last week Thursday features a transgender man shaving for the first time. Samson Bonkeabantu Brown, a Toronto-based artist...
16:24, 2019-05-27

Teaching Resilience in the Face of Climate Change Federally funded programs use games, gardens and rain barrels to empower adults and kids facing threats like sea-level rise, drought and flooding....
11:24, 2019-12-02

3 Sisters retire with combined 117 Years of teaching (WCSH) Three sisters, who all work as teachers in the state of Maine, have decided to retire at the same time. Cecile LaPlante, Theresa LaPlante and ...
21:12, 2019-06-21

She Learned From Katherine Dunham. At 93, She’s Teaching Her Technique. Othella Dallas’s babysitter was W.C. Handy. Her mentor was Dunham, a foundational figure in modern dance who heavily influenced Alvin Ailey....
19:00, 2019-04-30

Teaching machines to write better adverts than humans AI-powered advertising copywriters are coming, but can they be taught to be as inventive as humans?...
01:56, 2019-05-21

School LGBT teaching row: Gay, Muslim and Parkfield They say books aimed at teaching kids about characteristics protected in the Equality Act – stories some parents have protested – would have helped t...
10:42, 2019-04-09

The charity keeping children off the streets by teaching them to ski A charity which teaches inner city youngsters from deprived communities how to ski is aiming to recruit a record number of teenagers onto this year's...
09:52, 2019-06-15

France: Brigitte Macron to go back to teaching The French first lady is set to teach at a school for adult students in a tough Paris neighborhood. She previously gave up her job as a literature te...
19:32, 2019-09-16

Reese Witherspoon's Son Teaching Her to TikTok Will Make You LOL TikTok: What, like it's hard?! Reese Witherspoon is already the queen of Instagram. Now, she's ready to take over TikTok! The Big Little Lies star go...
20:36, 2019-09-30

Teaching children to build satellites in school South African start-up XinaBox is teaching children to build satellites using a modular chip....
21:24, 2019-11-28

Still teaching at 95, Jimmy Carter draws devotees to church In this Sunday, Nov. 3, 2019, file photo, former President Jimmy Carter teaches Sunday school at Maranatha Baptist Church, in Plains, Ga. Nearly four...
15:12, 2019-11-11

For Catherine Drennan, teaching and research are complementary passions Catherine Drennan says nothing in her job thrills her more than the process of discovery. But Drennan, a professor of biology and chemistry, is not r...
07:04, 2019-06-26

Education leaders to discuss the future of the teaching profession Giffords makes direct appeal to McConnell on boosting background checks — 'Lunch shaming' gets attention in Congress...
17:04, 2019-06-20

Teaching guidance on LGBT relationships too unclear, say heads Head teachers demand better support for schools facing protests over lessons on same-sex marriage....
19:48, 2019-05-04

At ‘net-zero’ school Discovery Elementary, the building has become a teaching tool The building produces more energy than it uses, and that’s partly because of the students....
02:36, 2020-02-19

LGBT teaching row: DfE 'pressured school' to halt lessons The Department for Education wanted protests out of the media, a school's chief executive says....
12:32, 2019-07-26

An Underrated Mother’s Day Gift: Teaching Your Mom or Grandma to Text I know well that the top requirement for being a good grandson, as any good Jewish boy will tell you, is to call early and often. And yet I screw up....
12:20, 2019-05-12

Undying is a haunting game about a mother teaching her son to survive Developer Vanimals is one of the developers that made up the onslaught of indies in the Kinda Funny Games Showcase leading into E3. The company revea...
02:20, 2019-06-11

Teaching Teens to See Eating as Part of the Natural World A curriculum called “Food Ed.” encourages high school students to think about the way nutrition intersects with culture, the environment and farming....
12:28, 2019-12-17

Teaching assistant who had 'sex with two boys, 15, and gave them drugs' arrested Kirstie None Rosa, 27, allegedly had sex with one of the boys several times and is accused of giving both victims booze and marijuana at a party...
05:04, 2019-12-11

Vietnam accused of teaching young people that being gay is a ‘disease’ Government has ignored laws intended to prevent stigma, discrimination and bullying, Human Rights Watch claimsYoung people in Vietnam continue to be ...
17:12, 2020-02-13

LGBT teaching row: Protests cannot resume outside primary school Activists against inclusive lessons began picketing Birmingham's Anderton Park School in February....
12:16, 2019-11-26

New UA program offers students free “Pathway to Teaching” TUCSON - It's no secret that Arizona is dealing with a major teacher shortage. The state also has a retention problem. Too many teachers are leaving ...
22:36, 2019-12-06

College students think they learn less with an effective teaching method Enlarge (credit: US Dept. of Education) One of the things that's amenable to scientific study is how we communicate information about science. Scie...
19:00, 2019-09-04

I never want my 4-year-old son to go into debt like I did, so I'm teaching him 3 money-management lessons Hero Images/Getty Images My parents did the best they could to teach me about money, but I still ended up with some debt. I have a 4-year-old son no...
07:48, 2019-08-14

Pregnant mom saves drowning boy while teaching toddler to float Stephanie Swedberg, who is 33-weeks pregnant, said she was in the water at Crystal Beach Park with one of her boys when she saw a fully dressed mothe...
20:28, 2019-07-23

LGBT teaching row: Government 'too slow' to tackle protests Sara Khan, hired by the government to tackle extremism, says teachers should have had more support....
09:20, 2019-07-15

In an era of never-ending stories, ‘Avengers: Endgame’ is teaching us how to say goodbye For a generation raised on cinema as One Big Movie, ‘Endgame’ offers a valuable lesson in closure....
20:52, 2019-04-25

Gillette Ad Shows Father Teaching His Transgender Son To Shave Gillette's new ad campaign captures a pivotal life moment - a father teaching his son to shave - and a cultural milestone....
04:24, 2019-05-29

Clint Frazier ‘teaching moments’ not discouraging Aaron Boone DETROIT — Clint Frazier was set to be back in left field before Wednesday’s rainout despite a pair of bad throws — and decisions — in Tuesday’s loss ...
09:57, 2019-09-12

Lindsay Birbeck: Boy, 16, charged with murder of teaching assistant in Lancashire A 16-year-old boy has been charged with the murder of 47-year-old teaching assistant and mother-of-two Lindsay Birbeck, say Lancashire Police....
18:44, 2019-08-31

Teaching artificial intelligence to connect senses like vision and touch In Canadian author Margaret Atwood’s book "Blind Assassins," she says that “touch comes before sight, before speech. It’s the first language and the ...
06:32, 2019-06-17

Brooke Shields opens up about teaching her daughters body positivity Brooke Shields opens up about how she is raising her daughters to be confident in themselves and their bodies....
01:20, 2019-11-13

Professor McConaughey: Actor joins teaching staff at his old university Matthew McConaughey is adding another string to his bow, by joining his old university as a professor....
06:40, 2019-08-29

“Troll Factory” turns disinformation campaigns into teaching game Enlarge / You, too, can become a Director of Disorder. (credit: Yle) Half of the battle against disinformation campaigns is educating people about ho...
16:56, 2019-10-11

‘Teaching moments:’ Yankees trying to stay positive with Clint Frazier DETROIT — Clint Frazier was set to be back in left field before Wednesday’s rainout despite a pair of bad throws — and decisions — in Tuesday’s loss ...
15:32, 2019-09-12

Report disputes Elizabeth Warren’s claim she was let go from teaching job over pregnancy Before her transition into politics, Democratic presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren was reportedly given the green light by a New Jersey education ...
05:08, 2019-10-08

England region plans world-first for climate change teaching North of Tyne aims to have UN-accredited climate change teacher in every state schoolA region of northern England plans to become the first place in ...
22:20, 2019-07-30

They survived genocide, now they're teaching vulnerable children to heal using photography Three former Rwandan orphans who were taught photography as kids are now passing on that skill to vulnerable children around the world....
14:56, 2019-10-21

Teaching poetry at a correctional facility through the lens of parenting a teen son Teaching these young men, I realize I can get through to them in the same way I do with my sons....
17:04, 2019-09-20

Sandy Hook mom teaching skills to create a safer classroom TUCSON – The mother of a child who was killed during the Sandy Hook Massacre was in Tucson on Thursday, September 19. Scarlett Lewis spoke abou...
08:12, 2019-09-20

Men kill Afghan woman’s dog as possible retaliation for teaching girls sports Sahba Barakzai, along with her family, was walking 7-month-old pup Aseman in the mountains last Friday -- when a man “looking like a shepherd” approa...
23:12, 2020-02-13

Teen Vogue slammed for column teaching minors how to get abortions Parents are blasting Teen Vogue for a recent “sexual health and identity” column that instructs a pregnant minor on how to end a pregnanc...
23:32, 2019-06-14

LGBT teaching row: Ministers accused of 'radio silence' over protests Dame Louise Casey says the government has put protests in Birmingham in the "all-too-difficult box"....
07:48, 2019-09-20

Trump supporter fired from teaching job over racy photoshoot with guns A Trump supporter who posed semi-nude with American flags and guns claims she was fired from her job as a private school teacher over her political b...
14:40, 2019-06-20

Birmingham LGBT teaching protester criticises 'imam's' claims The "imam from Batley" took part in a Birmingham protest despite not being invited, a court is told....
19:04, 2019-10-16

Can Kids Be Kids? 8-Year-Old Michigan Girl Banned From Picture Day for Her Colorful Braided Bun The last time we checked, people all over the world wear their hair in myriad styles—straight, curly, short, long, colored, braided, dreadlocked, etc...
19:36, 2019-10-10

CBOE Will Observe Two Minutes of Silence on Veteran's Day; Interest Rate Products Will Not Trade on Veteran's Day; Regular Trading Hours for All Other CBOE, CBSX and CFE Products Chicago, November 6, 2009 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today announced it will observe two minutes of silence, from 8:15 a.m. to 8:17 ...
16:12, 2019-05-01

Got small kids? Now’s a good time to buy a Fire Kids Edition tablet Enlarge / The 8" version of the Fire HD Kids Edition is the sweet spot—small enough for young kids, but noticeably bigger and nicer than the 7", with...
21:24, 2020-02-17

Latest Biden blunder: ‘Poor kids’ are just as bright as ‘white kids’ Gaffe-prone presidential hopeful Joe Biden put his foot in his mouth during an Iowa campaign stop on Thursday when he told a group of predominately A...
06:52, 2019-08-09

Kids aren't growing up: Shocking new poll says parents are killing kids' life skills The college admissions scandal can be linked with a pattern of over-parenting, The New York Times/Morning Consult poll shows.     ...
18:04, 2019-09-24

Biden says ‘poor kids are just as bright and just as talented as white kids’ Former vice president and Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden arrives to walk in the Independence Fourth of July parade, Thursday, July 4, 20...
18:20, 2019-08-09

Biden criticized after saying: 'Poor kids are as bright as white kids' Former vice-president’s remarks prompt criticism from left and right amid Democrat’s history of gaffesJoe Biden, the frontrunner for the Democratic n...
00:56, 2019-08-10

Woman’s 2-year-old son wears dress to her wedding: ‘Let kids be kids’ 'Don't quash who they are on the inside, or pigeonhole them for acceptance,' mom Joanna Minuzzo said....
18:00, 2019-09-03

Corrections officer killed in road-rage shooting while teaching son to drive A sergeant with the Milwaukee Department of Corrections was killed in a road-rage shooting in front of her teenage son — whom she was teaching ...
17:48, 2019-09-05

Eva Mendes and Ryan Gosling Are Running Into Trouble Teaching Their Daughters Spanish Kids say the darndest things, don't they?! While on The Talk on Monday morning, the extremely private Eva Mendes opened up about her long-time love ...
23:20, 2019-05-20

Lindsay Birbeck: Teenager arrested on suspicion of murdering teaching assistant A teenager has been arrested on suspicion of murdering a teaching assistant who was found dead in a Lancashire cemetery....
00:56, 2019-08-28

Student-Teacher Dismissed for Teaching ‘Willie Lynch Letter’ to 4th-Graders A Tennessee instructor’s Black History Month lesson on a fake historical document backfired when school administrators discovered that she was teachi...
21:04, 2020-02-07

Karen Pence said her daughter-in-law is teaching her how to divvy up housework with the vice president AP Photo/Alex Brandon Second Lady Karen Pence opened up about her marriage, as well as her son's, while speaking about being an advocate for militar...
22:08, 2019-05-13

Adorable pictures show bear teaching its young how to scratch its back A photographer has captured remarkable images of a mother grizzly bear teaching its young cub how to scratch its back in Canada....
16:44, 2019-12-09

A mother’s fight to get an ex-CUNY prof barred from teaching after affair with daughter A New York woman is trying to ban from all classrooms the professor who left her daughter, who commit suicide in 2017, heartbroken and distraught....
00:24, 2019-08-11

Cressida Cowell: ‘Books are better than films at teaching children creativity and intelligence' The new children’s laureate and How to Train Your Dragon author talks about how to get kids reading and why we need the space to make mistakesThere i...
15:08, 2019-07-12

Florida teaching assistant accused of selling fentanyl to teen who overdosed A Florida elementary school teaching assistant has been busted on heroin charges after she was accused of selling drugs to a teenager who later overd...
21:32, 2020-02-06

Vegan influencer is now a hunter-gatherer teaching people to kill animals A zealous vegan who became an influencer in the raw-food movement has made a drastic change to his lifestyle — becoming an internet-famous hunt...
14:32, 2019-12-26

Coronavirus outbreak strands Ohio man, 65, teaching in Wuhan: ‘I’m not afraid to say I’m worried’ An Ohio man who was attempting to return home from China amid a deadly outbreak of novel coronavirus claims he remains stranded in the city of Wuhan,...
19:40, 2020-01-27

LGBT teaching row: Government issues advice on handling school protests The leaked document advises councils on handling disruption over the teaching of LGBT relationships....
08:00, 2019-10-09

LGBT teaching row: Birmingham primary school protests permanently banned Activists against inclusive lessons began picketing Birmingham's Anderton Park School in February....
13:20, 2019-11-26

Mike Tyson Dishes on Marriage, His Children’s Dating Preferences on T.I.’s ExpediTIously Podcast: ‘Why My Kids Don’t Like Black Kids?’ During a recent interview on T.I.’s ExpediTIously podcast, boxing legend Mike Tyson expressed his frustration at his children’s dating preferences wh...
21:20, 2020-01-13

Black kids more likely to be suspended than white kids over same behavior African-American students are nearly four times as likely to be suspended from school as Caucasians, researchers say. And a new study may help explai...
20:48, 2019-10-16

Carolyn Hax: He didn’t want kids. We broke up. Now he has kids. What the heck? People are different. People change. People are different with different people. It’s okay....
07:04, 2019-06-12

Teaching parents how social media plays a role in their children’s mental health TUCSON – A behavioral health activist is encouraging kids to get off their phones in order to help their brains. Watch below to hear more about...
08:04, 2019-08-13

Richard Gere Attends Dalai Lama's Teaching Sessions In Bodh Gaya Earlier this week, a photo of Richard Gere did the rounds on the Internet when he had just landed in Bodh Gaya to attend Dalai Lama's sermons...
14:16, 2020-01-04

Video emerges of Mike Tyson teaching UFC star Francis Ngannou how to punch Francis Ngannou claims Mike Tyson has agreed to train him for a possible fight with Tyson Fury...
05:36, 2019-11-07

Unable to make ends meet on teaching salaries, some educators are becoming sugar babies SeekingArrangement An increasing number of educators are turning to the dating website Seeking Arrangement to help supplement their income. As sugar ...
23:28, 2019-10-01

Failed Politician Paul Ryan Accepts Job Teaching College Students About Politics Paul Ryan, a failed politician who enacted a historically unpopular tax bill, will join the Notre Dame faculty as a political science lecturer....
22:04, 2019-04-16

Your Money Adviser: As College Debt Rises, So Does Interest in Teaching Financial Literacy Just 17 states require high school students to complete a personal finance course. But more states may soon join them....
20:16, 2019-04-26

US Open winner Gary Woodland testament to teaching of Pete Cowen | Ewan Murray Yorkshireman has coached most of the world’s top golfers at one time but maintains ‘it’s about the players’Sitting in a quiet corner of an airport lo...
00:28, 2019-06-18

Nick Offerman Teaching the Sesame Street Cast How to Make Ornaments Will Melt Your Heart Nick Offerman, can you tell us how to get our Christmas tree decorated? In an appearance on The Kelly Clarkson Show airing Monday, the Parks and Recr...
17:56, 2019-12-02

Americans quarantined at a US Air Force base over the coronavirus are teaching each other Zumba, boxing, and how to file their taxes Associated Press One hundred and ninety-five Americans have been quarantined at March Air Reserve base in Riverside, California, since they arrived f...
14:00, 2020-02-08

Teaching assistant Grigoriy Zagerson fired for allegedly kissing girls in class: suit Former paraprofessional Grigoriy Zagerson was canned from PS 195 on Sept. 17 "based on a faulty investigation and motivated by discriminatory animus"...
19:24, 2019-11-29

World Series champ Huff teaching sons to shoot in case of Sanders presidency Former player says guns would be a ‘must’ under socialism42-year-old won two MLB titles with San Francisco Giants The former MLB player Aubrey Huff i...
17:24, 2019-11-27

In a world moving at breakneck speed, growing indoor plants is teaching me patience | Mel Campbell Everything I’ve read suggests apple tree cuttings don’t take well. But neither does the insecurity of inner-city rentingTwo Shepard avocado seeds bal...
04:04, 2019-06-19

YouTuber Jake Paul is trying to cash in on teaching fans how to become influencers — two years after his first project failed Over the weekend, YouTuber Jake Paul launched an online platform designed to teach "young adults" practical skills outside of a typical education and...
23:00, 2020-02-18

Parents vape around kids, even kids with asthma (Reuters Health) - American adults are more likely to use e-cigarettes when they have children at home, especially when kids have asthma, a U.S. stud...
21:52, 2019-05-06

High Court bans anti-LGBT teaching protests outside Anderton Primary School in Birmingham Protests against LGBT equality teaching at a Birmingham primary school have been permanently banned by a High Court judge....
12:52, 2019-11-26

Lindsay Birbeck: Police release CCTV of suspect linked to missing teaching assistant's death Police probing the killing of a teaching assistant have released footage of a man pulling a wheelie bin they have identified as a suspect in their in...
20:08, 2019-08-27

Joe Biden says 'poor kids are just as bright and talented as white kids' in latest campaign trail blunder Joe Biden has sparked outrage after telling a campaign rally that "poor kids are just as bright and just as talented as white kids"....
10:56, 2019-08-09

Kids aren't growing up: Shocking new poll says parents are killing kids' life skills The college admissions scandal can be linked with a pattern of over-parenting, The New York Times/Morning Consult poll shows.    ...
10:41, 2019-04-09

A hostage negotiator is teaching classes on how to avoid death in a mass shooting. Here’s the life-saving advice he gives churchgoers and doomsday preppers. Scott Olson/Getty Images Mass shootings are becoming more deadly across the US. They're so worrisome that veteran kidnapping expert and hostage negot...
16:52, 2019-10-14

CBOE Interest Rate Options Products Closed on Columbus Day; Regular Trading Hours for All Other CBOE, CBSX and CFE Products Chicago, October 8, 2009 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today announced that options on its 30-Year Treasury Bond (TYX), 5-Year Treasury...
16:12, 2019-05-01

Dealership Employee Caught on Dashcam Teaching Other Employee How to Drive Stick on Customer Car Karol Zwolinski wasn’t thrilled when he got the recall notice that his Ford Focus RS needed to have its head gasket replaced, but at least Ford was ...
02:28, 2019-05-07

Lindsay Birbeck: Missing teaching assistant found dead in cemetery was 'strangled', detectives say A teaching assistant whose body was found in a Lancashire cemetery was strangled, detectives have confirmed....
18:24, 2019-08-27

Just like last week, this week I (Tim Rogers) am teaching Jason Schreier (and you!) Just like last week, this week I (Tim Rogers) am teaching Jason Schreier (and you!) Japanese over on our Twitch channel. My teaching method involves ...
20:00, 2019-08-22

Best summer flicks you’ve probably never seen, from 'Columbus' to 'Metropolitan' To determine the best summer flicks you’ve never seen, 24/7 Tempo created an index based on each film’s Rotten Tomatoes average critic ra...
17:44, 2019-07-25

A Ball State University professor called police on a black student who refused to switch seats. Now the professor won't be teaching for the rest of the semester. Jamie Sabau/Getty A professor at Ball State University called police on a black student Sultan Benson in January for refusing to change seats in clas...
18:36, 2020-02-13

12 celebrities who went to Ivy League schools Vittorio Zunino Celotto/Getty, Jesse Grant/Getty Images Many celebrities attended Ivy League schools before, during, or even after they became famous...
21:16, 2020-01-15

Here's what US schools are doing in response to the coronavirus As concerns over the coronavirus mount, some schools and school districts have canceled Chinese student exchange programs to alleviate fears in the c...
23:28, 2020-02-03

Schools 'now the fourth emergency service' Some schools are opening in the Christmas holidays to offer meals for pupils from poor families....
00:44, 2019-12-23

TUSD receives ‘F’ grade for three of its schools Unmute __("Play", "storymate") 00:00 TUCSON - Several schools in the Tu...
03:16, 2020-01-08

Arizona schools to get $20 million for more counselors On Monday, the Arizona Board of Education officially adopted a timeline and criteria for grant money for more school counselors. The American School...
02:48, 2019-08-31

Trump DOJ wants role in lawsuit over pay at 2 NC med schools RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A federal lawsuit in North Carolina accusing neighboring research universities of conspiring to depress wages for medical profes...
19:28, 2019-05-20

DOE job ad sought ‘teachers of color’ for NYC schools The racially targeted post on the Indeed.com job site said Lower Manhattan's Community School District 1 was seeking "teachers of color for the 2019-...
12:20, 2019-06-04

Tucson schools battle flu with new initiative TUCSON – A couple of Tucson elementary schools are participating in a national health program to help fight illness in the classrooms. The init...
05:32, 2019-10-25

Desegregation remains an issue in many US schools CLEVELAND, Miss. — This small Mississippi Delta town serves as a reminder that fierce debates over the integration of black and white students are no...
23:32, 2019-07-11

Just 15% of new schools fitted with fire sprinklers The Fire Brigades Union accuses the government of "utter complacency" over fire safety in schools....
01:52, 2019-04-14

Dozens of schools bid for our £1m fund to cut exclusions A total of 57 schools have applied for our £1 million fund to help them develop on-site pupil inclusion units and cut exclusions to a minimum....
14:36, 2020-02-14

Two students go missing from city schools Two students went missing from city schools Friday morning, police said. Junior Parker, 21, who suffers from autism, slipped out of the Stuyvesant HS...
04:40, 2019-05-25

Desegregating N.Y. Schools Was His Top Priority. What Happened? Entrenched inequality, attacks by conservatives, student protests: Richard A. Carranza’s first year as schools chancellor....
11:36, 2019-08-23

The 50 most expensive top boarding schools in America John Greim/LightRocket/Getty Images Parents of children enrolled in boarding schools may pay thousands of dollars each year in tuition and boarding c...
22:12, 2019-10-10

Unregistered schools given council funding Ofsted voices safety fears over children taught in unregulated settings, often in "appalling" conditions....
03:12, 2019-04-12

One in three U.S. high schools have no athletic trainers (Reuters Health) - One in every three high schools in the U.S. has no access to an athletic trainer, according to a large study....
23:28, 2019-12-05

Schools rethink vaping discipline HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Officials at schools across the United States have begun rethinking their approach to teen vaping, as statistics show a ...
00:24, 2019-05-27

Parents say they want integrated schools. Here’s how they can actually find them. Research suggests that integrated schools benefit all children, and being a part of a diverse school environment has important social, emotional, eth...
20:12, 2020-01-29

Charter CEO: Have schools refocus on achievement This is part of what the CEO of the city charter school network Public Prep, Ian Rowe, told a panel of educators, including Schools Chancellor Richar...
06:16, 2019-10-09

The Fight to Desegregate New York Schools Can the largest public school system in the U.S. educate students fairly if it’s also one of the most segregated?...
11:20, 2019-10-18

Changing gender is easier than ever in NYC schools City kids can now change their gender status on school records without any legal documentation — and play for the sports teams of their prefere...
02:12, 2019-06-29

High Schools Need to Get Over It and Embrace Esports Opinion: Rather than bucking the trend, politicians and educators should help students avoid gaming addiction and build healthy, productive team play...
15:24, 2019-10-10

Celebrities call for more creative education in schools Stars from the arts world urge the government to make creative education accessible to young people....
18:16, 2019-08-15

WCAT to be wound up after schools lost £2m in collapse Schools lost £2m when Wakefield City Academies Trust collapsed at the start of a new term....
14:36, 2019-09-23

Compulsory CPR lessons rejected for schools in Wales A charity says it would improve the odds of survival for people who have cardiac arrests outside hospitals....
18:44, 2019-04-29

Should the history of the British Empire be taught in schools? Sixth form students want schools to teach students about the British Empire and its importance....
02:36, 2020-02-12

In Afghanistan, attacks against schools have tripled in one year The UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) said on Monday that much greater protection for educational facilities was needed across Afghanistan where attacks ag...
22:52, 2019-05-28

MPs call for dedicated police in violent schools The Home Affairs Committee says the government's violence strategy is "completely inadequate"....
05:48, 2019-07-31

Students found safe after disappearing from NYC schools Both students who disappeared Friday from their respective New York City schools have been found safe, police said Saturday. Junior Parker, the 21-ye...
21:28, 2019-05-25

Netherlands: '4,000 schools shut' in teacher strike More than 4,000 schools in the Netherlands shut down on Wednesday owing to a teacher strike, according to organizers. The strike is the latest in a s...
12:24, 2019-11-06

Turkey in talks to establish schools in Germany The governments of the respective nations are negotiating an agreement that will create Turkish schools in the EU's largest country. Under the new pr...
04:04, 2020-01-10

Boarding schools warn against virus 'xenophobia' Schools are told to watch out for prejudice towards Chinese pupils because of the coronavirus....
18:24, 2020-01-27

MPs call for dedicated police for violent schools The Home Affairs Committee says the government's violence strategy is "completely inadequate"....
06:28, 2019-07-31

6 SEC schools among 16 regional hosts for NCAA Tournament OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Six Southeastern Conference schools are among the 16 regional hosts for the NCAA baseball tournament, with LSU playing at home in ...
03:28, 2019-05-27

YouTube in schools: A digital revolution in the classroom Teachers and parents might not have noticed, but students don't only use YouTube for fun. According to a new study, about half of them watch videos t...
17:40, 2019-06-04

Vote on Los Angeles schools tax hike today Trump administration rollback of school lunch rules to face scrutiny on the Hill — House Democrats to probe Education Department on disaster response...
16:04, 2019-06-04

Austria approves headscarf ban in primary schools Law refers to ‘ideologically or religiously influenced clothing’ but Sikh and Jewish headwear not affected Austrian MPs on Wednesday approved a law a...
03:08, 2019-05-16

The truth behind the physical discipline Albuquerque schools say they don’t use An investigation has found that restraint – meant for extreme circumstances – is widely used to manage special education studentsThis story is publis...
09:04, 2019-10-09

Technical schools 'half full and perform less well' These schools have received £792m but are less likely to be rated as good or outstanding by Ofsted, a watchdog warns....
03:16, 2019-10-30

The Londoner: Pullman: schools have lost the plot Phillip Pullman on the education system | Frieze London party time | Jess Phillips lays into London curry | Richard Dawkins confused on referendums |...
12:24, 2019-10-03

U.S. medical schools training more students with disabilities (Reuters Health) - A growing number of doctors in training have psychological disorders and chronic health problems, a U.S. study suggests....
20:28, 2019-11-26

Rash of ransomware continues with 13 new victims—most of them schools Enlarge (credit: PhotoAlto / Frederic Cirou / Getty Images) As investigations into a massive, coordinated ransomware attack against local governme...
18:16, 2019-08-30

Busing Worked in Louisville. So Why Are Its Schools Becoming More Segregated? Some desegregation plans faltered in the face of white resistance. Louisville’s plan has proved remarkably resilient, surviving riots and court rulin...
10:32, 2019-07-28

Parents outraged that DOE might oversee NYC private schools Outraged parents in Gotham’s swankiest prep schools are trying to beat back a proposal that would give city educrats oversight of curriculum at priva...
21:04, 2019-11-02

Malta schools ask what's a better uniform — ties or tracksuits Children in Malta are obliged to wear school uniforms, a tradition that many European countries abandoned long ago. State schools may finally ditch t...
15:28, 2019-05-29

Facial Recognition Moves Into a New Front: Schools A district in upstate New York has adopted the technology in the name of safety. Opponents cite privacy and bias concerns....
09:36, 2020-02-06

'Integrate to survive' says primary schools report Smaller rural schools should consider integrating to ensure their futures, suggests newly published research....
11:20, 2019-12-04

New Delhi schools closed as air pollution worsens The air quality in New Delhi was rated as "severe" for the third day in a row. A thick gray haze covers the city, making travel and outdoor activitie...
11:28, 2019-11-14

Charter schools charged with stealing $50M from California SAN DIEGO (AP) — A network of charter schools in California is accused of stealing more than $50 million from the state by creating phantom instituti...
00:00, 2019-05-30

Top of the class: why Finland's schools are the envy of the world With no Ofsted-style inspections, uniforms or league tables, the country’s education system is now one of its most celebrated exportsIt’s early after...
13:48, 2019-09-27

Five TUSD schools to remain closed Wednesday TUCSON – Five Tucson Unified School District schools will remain closed on Wednesday. The closure comes after an issue with a waterline on the ...
14:36, 2019-09-04

Schools should have one meat-free day a week, says charity Soil Association calls for pupils in England to get ‘healthier and more climate-friendly’ mealsAll state schools in England should offer pupils a com...
07:24, 2019-05-17

Target extra cash to schools in the red, says Reform Ministers should target extra cash for schools to those "in most financial need", a think tank says....
04:24, 2019-12-19

Ofsted inspections for top-rated schools to be reinstated The reintroduction of inspections for "outstanding" schools follows concerns about falling standards....
02:28, 2019-09-01

To Fight Dehydration, Goa Schools To Have 2 Water Breaks Fearing rising dehydration among students, the Goa Education Department has instructed all schools to facilitate two water breaks daily....
08:32, 2019-11-28

Little Rock leaders fear schools are about to re-segregate LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — A plan to only grant Little Rock partial control of its schools is stoking fears that the district may return to a racially segre...
21:36, 2019-09-26

Voters Near Baton Rouge Want Better Schools. First, They Need a New City. A group has tried unsuccessfully for years to create a new school district in East Baton Rouge Parish. This time, they want to establish a city of th...
03:12, 2019-10-12

Exclusions for racism in primary schools in England up more than 40% The biggest rise in exclusions for racism is in north-west England, BBC News analysis suggests....
13:08, 2020-01-01

Hip-hop schools and graffiti art saved Medellin. Can they do the same for Paris? Urban planner Daniel Carvalho says embracing youth culture can transform France’s poorest suburbsIn the hilly streets of Medellín’s Comuna 13, once r...
16:36, 2019-05-18

Ofsted: 1,010 'outstanding' schools not inspected for a decade Routine inspections will re-start for top-rated schools amid concerns some no longer meet standards....
09:40, 2019-10-02

NYC schools were most ‘violent and disruptive’ in state last year New York City schools had the most “violent and disruptive incidents” in the state last year — accounting for more than half, with incidents includin...
04:52, 2019-08-14

New law allows Illinois schools to teach hunting classes "Students who are exposed to lessons in hunting safety have a greater chance of respecting firearms and using them properly for the rest of their liv...
17:44, 2019-08-01

Cyber-bullying 'worst in England schools' International study suggests England's schools have the highest levels of bullying on social media....
17:36, 2019-06-19

Three Irish schools to become first to abandon Catholic ethos Primary school in Roscommon and two in Kerry to reopen as multi-denominationalThree schools in Ireland will make history this week by becoming the fi...
19:28, 2019-08-27

Scrutiny of vaccine exemptions banishes some from schools BUFFALO, NY — Carl and Kerri Schwartz say they have good medical reason for not vaccinating their disabled 11-year-old son, Thorn and until recently ...
19:48, 2019-10-16

Bullying in NYC schools hit unprecedented levels last year As city schools have gone soft on discipline, students are tormenting each other more than ever — both in person and online, according to a Post anal...
05:00, 2019-05-10

UA women still in rankings despite loss to Oregon schools TUCSON - Coach Adia Barnes and the Arizona women's basketball team came close to upsetting both #3 Oregon State and #2 Oregon. Despite the losses, th...
05:44, 2020-01-14

Watchdog: Schools underreporting use of restraint, seclusion A federal watchdog agency says public schools have significantly underreported their use of restraint and seclusion to control students’ behavi...
00:32, 2019-06-19

If English women’s football is to catch the USA’s, schools will be key There is a gulf in funding for girls’ and women’s football between the two countries but the FA plans to narrow it“The last Fifa World Cup was a rema...
21:24, 2019-07-04

Brexit 'hitting foreign languages in schools' The British Council says some parents now see European languages as less useful because of Brexit....
02:12, 2019-07-03

New law prevents New York schools from arming teachers NEW YORK (WNBC) – A new law in New York will prevent local school districts from authorizing teachers from carrying firearms on school grounds....
18:24, 2019-08-01

Teen vaping 'crisis' hits schools California civil rights groups defend charter schools — Leaders in anti-affirmative action movement praise Trump administration official...
16:24, 2019-05-21

New York City schools want to ban chocolate milk Holy cow! The city Department of Education wants to ban chocolate milk from schools as part of a health bid. Citing health concerns including sugar c...
23:36, 2019-09-15

High Schools to TikTok: We’re Catching Feelings Teens love the app, and now it’s getting the stamp of approval with teacher-approved clubs. Did school just get ... fun?...
17:24, 2019-10-19

Schools reckon with social stress: ‘I’m on my phone so much’ BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Teachers say they’re seeing so much student anxiety that a national union newsletter labels it a “mental health tsun...
09:24, 2019-06-07

Why Some of the Country’s Best Urban Schools Are Facing a Reckoning Amid a growing backlash against charter schools, leaders within the movement are acknowledging that some criticism of their schools is warranted....
21:00, 2019-07-05

Taking the Future of Manufacturing into High Schools A number of secondary schools around the world offer robotics programs to prepare students for industries being transformed by automation....
06:40, 2019-06-07

What are medical schools’ policies on pharma interaction? Medical schools across Canada have their own policies on pharma donations and industry interaction. Here's what they are....
12:20, 2019-08-12

WannaCry? Hundreds of US schools still haven’t patched servers Enlarge / School IT is old school. And still vulnerable to EternalBlue. (credit: PhotoAlto / Frederic Cirou / Getty Images) If you're wondering wh...
00:16, 2019-05-22

N4T School Supply Drive: Amphitheater Public Schools TUCSON- News 4 Tucson continued its 3rd annual News 4 Tucson School Supply Drive Tuesday at Amphitheater Unified School District’s La Cima Midd...
05:08, 2019-07-24

Sri Lankan church schools to reopen after Easter bombings COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lankan Catholic officials say church-run schools that have been closed since Easter Sunday bomb attacks are expected to...
13:24, 2019-05-09

Gigi Hadid Schools In The Art Of Sporty Summer Beauty The supermodel turned heads on New York City streets thanks to her sport-inspired take on summer beauty...
18:00, 2019-08-14

Married teacher ‘who adopted student to have sex with him’ suspended from schools The married New Jersey teacher has been suspended from teaching in the classroom following allegations that she had sex with a former pupil...
04:32, 2019-12-06

137 children aged 10 and 11 caught with knives in London schools More than 130 children aged 10 and 11 have been caught with knives or used them to commit violence in London schools in the past four years, the Stan...
13:08, 2019-06-10

He Vowed to Revitalize Italy’s Schools. After a Budget Loss, He’s Out. Education Minister Lorenzo Fioramonti promised to raise performance and introduce lessons on climate change, but Parliament’s budget left him a billi...
02:56, 2019-12-26

Top schools defend rejecting bursary for white boys Winchester and Dulwich colleges decline an offer of scholarships for disadvantaged white boys....
14:04, 2019-12-30

Judge Real, who desegregated California schools, dies at 95 LOS ANGELES (AP) — U.S. District Judge Manuel Real, who desegregated schools in Southern California, has died. He was 95. The court’s Central D...
01:44, 2019-07-01

Jessica Hynes campaigns in Liskeard for drama in schools Jessica Hynes believes drama can help young people communicate and improve mental wellbeing....
10:36, 2019-05-30

Jewish schools 'pressurise parents to take children out of sex ed lessons' Two state-funded schools are accused of pressurising parents to take their children out of lessons....
02:20, 2019-12-03

Gal Gadot to co-produce adaptation of novel banned in Israeli schools Gal Gadot and her husband, Yaron Varsano, are co-producing a film adaption of "Borderlife," a novel banned in Israeli schools for its depiction of a ...
14:40, 2019-12-26

NYPD won’t arrest students for low-level offenses in schools Police will stop arresting or summonsing Big Apple students “whenever possible” for a host of crimes — such as boozing, smoking pot and vandalism — i...
19:48, 2019-06-20

Schools, daycares shut in Vancouver due to cold weather Schools and daycares in British Columbia's Vancouver School District were closed on Wednesday due to a rare extreme cold weather front that is hittin...
18:44, 2020-01-15

$9M grant will target mental health in Kentucky schools FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Three Kentucky school districts are sharing a $9 million federal grant aimed at increasing awareness of mental health issues. T...
11:44, 2019-05-10

Robots Take a Turn Leading Autism Therapy in Schools New tech teaching emotional and communication skills shows early signs of connecting with children with autism spectrum disorder....
04:52, 2019-05-21

Azores shuts roads, schools as hurricane approaches As winds started to blow, authorities closed numerous streets and roads in Portugal's Azores islands in preparation for Hurricane Lorenzo, which is e...
05:44, 2019-10-02

Czech police take steps to protect schools from threat PRAGUE (AP) — Czech police say they have been taking steps to protect unspecified schools after receiving reports of a threat that they might be atta...
18:08, 2019-06-10

City schools not prepared for mass shootings: report City schools are not adequately prepared for the next Adam Lanza, according to a hair-raising new report by state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli that fo...
22:32, 2019-06-13

Ex-Arizona schools considered for temporary migrant lodging Arizona school district officials are considering former school buildings to house migrant families. The Phoenix Elementary School District approved ...
04:28, 2019-07-13

Food banks increasing in schools for pupils' families Governors report that more schools are setting up food banks to help feed pupils and their families....
05:44, 2019-09-03

Renewables barely feature in building programme for 500 schools Solar panels, heat pumps and sustainable designs bypassed – but now one Somerset school is taking a standIt is a modernist version of a log cabin nes...
09:36, 2020-02-18

Researchers use AI to detect schools of herring from acoustic data A team of researchers from the University of Victoria in Canada developed an AI system that can classify underwater species from acoustic data.Read M...
23:24, 2019-10-21

Coatbridge schools at centre of health scares 'are safe' A review finds that there is no link between Buchanan and St Ambrose high schools in Coatbridge and ill health....
16:36, 2019-08-09

Syrian Kurds reshape region with books and schools When Eyub Mohamad was a boy, security forces beat his father into paralysis. His offence was typing leaflets in Kurdish, banned under Syria’s ruling ...
21:20, 2019-05-06

LGBT lessons: Schools told they can choose what to teach But heads should consult parents and lessons should be "age appropriate", the education secretary says....
21:04, 2019-04-11

Grading how college basketball coaches at new schools are doing so far this season Evaluating the coaches at a new school in a major conference a little past the midway point this season...
20:48, 2020-01-21

Education: More schools 'green' in Wales performance ratings There are still a stubborn number of secondary schools rated "red" and needing most help to improve....
03:32, 2020-01-31

NYC schools investigator alleges he was denied promotion because of race Thomas Chin claims in his Manhattan federal suit that his bosses at the Special Commissioner of Investigation’s Office routinely passed him over, des...
05:20, 2019-07-14

'All we have are walls': crisis leaves Venezuela’s schools crumbling Schools across the country in dire straits as teachers abandon the profession or skip the country amid one of the worst economic downturns in modern ...
14:12, 2020-02-15

Ivory Coast is using plastic waste to build schools The West African country has partnered with UNICEF to transform landfill waste into bricks for schools....
01:48, 2020-01-23

Heads could take industrial action over schools cash crisis School leaders back a motion which could lead to industrial action over funding pressures....
13:48, 2019-05-05

Cuomo proposes temporary fix to open more charter schools More charter schools would be allowed to open in New York City under a proposal advanced in Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s budget plan. Cuomo would reissue so-c...
01:52, 2020-01-23

We Have No Idea How Many High Schools Are Failing Title IX Athletics No one is keeping tabs on the high schools. Title IX, passed in 1972, guarantees that all institutions that receive federal funding must provide equa...
16:12, 2019-09-09

Five Tucson Unified Schools remain closed until Thursday TUCSON – Five Tucson Unified Schools will remain closed on Wednesday, September 4, 2019, due to no water. The closure is due to an issue with a...
04:36, 2019-09-04

NY public schools have lowest enrollment in decades: study Where have all the kids gone? The number of students enrolled in New York state public schools is the lowest recorded in 30 years, a new Empire Cente...
20:48, 2019-09-03

Patriotic or populist: Do German flags belong outside schools? Germany's troubled relationship with its flag has hit the headlines again as conservative politicians debate putting the national color outside schoo...
17:36, 2019-11-21

Rugby to continue in Nova Scotia high schools The confusion around the future of rugby in Nova Scotia high schools came to an end on Tuesday....
19:28, 2019-05-07

Schools face backlash for not reporting threats to parents RALEIGH, N.C. — When officials at a Catholic high school in South Carolina learned that a 16-year-old student made videos of himself firing a gun and...
20:04, 2019-09-09

'Senseless': attacks on schools soar in Afghanistan – report Unicef research shows more than 1,000 schools were closed by the end of last year due to ongoing conflictAttacks on schools in Afghanistan tripled be...
14:44, 2019-05-28

Parents slam early-vote invasion at NYC schools Early voting in city schools has turned halls of learning into halls of chaos — while garnering low turnout and leaving furious city parents demandin...
04:32, 2019-11-01

UN agency: Attacks on schools in Afghanistan tripled in 2018 KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The United Nations children’s agency says attacks on schools in Afghanistan tripled in 2018, compared to the year bef...
08:56, 2019-05-28

Attacks on Afghan schools nearly triple, warns UNICEF A sharp rise in attacks on schools in Afghanistan is preventing a generation of children from getting an education, UNICEF reports. Threats from the ...
06:40, 2019-05-28

Living in Bow: area guide to homes, schools and transport Canary Wharf commuters and their families love this Zone 2 spot where vibrant tradition meets the new face of the East End​....
08:00, 2019-05-24

In vaping response, schools mull treatment with discipline HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A glimpse of student athletes in peak physical condition vaping just moments after a competing in a football game led Stamford...
15:32, 2019-05-26

France to close two schools near ski resort after coronavirus cases Two schools near a French ski resort where five Britons have been diagnosed with the new coronavirus will be shut next week as authorities try to det...
16:24, 2020-02-08

Half of parents 'want mobile phones banned in schools' A new survey suggests that 49% of parents think the devices should be banned outright in UK schools....
01:44, 2019-08-30

NYC measles outbreak: First vaccination fines, 4 more schools shut down New York City’s Board of Health is issuing civil summonses for three people who didn’t comply with the mandatory measles vaccination order....
23:00, 2019-04-18

Teacher, personnel unrest ripples through Chicago schools College Board: Average SAT scores declined — Parkland family members to testify at school security hearing...
16:08, 2019-09-24

Indonesia shuts some schools as haze again clouds the skies Indonesia warned its citizens of more choking smoke from forest fires on Tuesday as several provinces closed schools due to worsening air quality....
10:04, 2019-10-15

Italy to put sustainability and climate at heart of learning in schools Country will become first to make study of global heating and human influence on natural resources compulsory in state schoolsItaly is to become the ...
13:56, 2019-11-06

California signs new law that bans high schools from starting before 8:30 a.m. LOS ANGELES (NBC NEWS) – California high schools will soon be barred from beginning class before 8:30 a.m., under first-in-the-nation legislati...
05:28, 2019-10-15

Teacher banned from schools after 'romping with boy, 15, in class, car and home' Disgraced Valeria Costadoni, 32, from Miami, was permanently stripped of her professional certification by Florida's Department of Education, meaning...
13:52, 2020-01-08

Coronavirus: Schools advised not to close over suspected cases Health authorities say schools do not need to close if there is a suspected case of coronavirus....
12:48, 2020-02-17

Packed lunches not a right in Italian schools, court rules Italy's top court rules the right to eat packed lunches on school grounds is not "unconditional"....
18:24, 2019-08-01

Silicon Valley Came to Kansas Schools. That Started a Rebellion. Public schools in Kansas rolled out a web-based learning platform backed by Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg. Now students have staged walkouts and sit-ins...
09:44, 2019-04-21

China to curb facial recognition and apps in schools It comes after a number of schools adopted technology to monitor class behaviour and attendance....
14:32, 2019-09-06

Cops confiscated over 1,600 knives from schools, a five-year high A total of 1,677 knives — nearly one for every city school — were found on students during the past academic year, the numbers show....
03:16, 2019-08-13

Samoa shuts schools after measles outbreak kills 6 Samoa's Director General of Health Leausa Dr. Take Naseri said in a news conference last week that he expects the epidemic will get worse....
05:00, 2019-11-18

The radical plan to redistrict New York City schools Every school in the city should be engineered to match the exact racial mix of the city, and there should be no sorting by academic ability, an educa...
15:12, 2019-08-28

Arizona’s rural schools lose thousands of students PHOENIX (AP) – Schools in 10 of Arizona’s 15 counties have together lost more than 10,000 students in the past decade. Meanwhile, the Ari...
00:28, 2019-06-17

Schools turn to technology to reduce toll during shootings LOS ANGELES (AP) — Efforts to combat school shootings are shifting toward software and other technology to reduce the number of victims. Security exp...
08:24, 2019-05-16

Privacy law covering most medical care may not apply in schools (Reuters Health) - The privacy protections Americans have come to expect when it comes to their medical information may not always apply in school se...
04:12, 2020-02-13

Austria bans Muslim headscarf in primary schools Austria has passed a law intended to ban Muslim girls from wearing a headscarf in primary schools. The Jewish yarmulke and Sikh patka are not include...
05:28, 2019-05-16

2 Long Island schools on lockdown after reports of gunfire A Long Island high school and middle school were locked down Tuesday morning after reports of gunfire, officials said. The shots were reported just a...
18:00, 2019-08-27

German schools evacuated after WWI chemical weapon find Two schools near Berlin had to be cleared after toxins were found on a nearby building site. Further investigation revealed the substances were in fa...
22:00, 2019-09-16

How safe is the drinking water at Montreal’s English schools? English schools in Montreal do not know much about the extent of their lead problems, but the Lester B. Pearson Board has a head start....
00:40, 2019-11-06

Nursing shortage in NYC schools has reached ‘crisis level’ A shortage of nurses in New York City schools has reached “crisis level” as dozens of buildings each day — some with multiple diabetic students...
01:44, 2019-10-13

Samoa Closes Schools as Measles Epidemic Kills at Least 16 Over 1,000 cases of measles have been recorded in the Pacific island country, with the casualties including a 7-month-old. “This is very much out of ...
07:00, 2019-11-19

Arizona’s rural schools squeezed by declining enrollment PHOENIX (AP) — Schools in 10 of Arizona’s 15 counties have together lost more than 10,000 students in the past decade. Meanwhile, the Arizona R...
17:48, 2019-06-16

Youth parliament: schools must teach more life skills Schools should teach life skills like managing money and coping with grief, says Youth Parliament....
14:52, 2019-10-23

Schools in New Delhi shut until November 5 as air pollution severe Schools in the Indian capital will be shut until Nov. 5, the city government said on Friday, as residents breathed the season's worst air for a third...
11:28, 2019-11-01

‘Phenomenal’ nine medals for England at European Schools championships The future is bright for England boxing in this week's Amateur Scene The post ‘Phenomenal’ nine medals for England at European Schools ch...
11:20, 2019-08-13

Borough Park schools are being buried by mountains of trash A reduction in the garbage pickup schedule for Borough Park schools has left mountains of trash bags piled on the sidewalk, big enough to dwarf stude...
20:24, 2019-11-30

Anxiety and hope over church schools reopening after attacks COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Catholic officials and parents in Sri Lanka are hopeful that church-run schools will begin to reopen soon for the first tim...
06:04, 2019-05-15

Samoa Closes Schools as Measles Epidemic Kills at Least 6 “This is very much out of control,” a vaccine expert said, as the Pacific island country barred children from public gatherings and declared mandator...
12:08, 2019-11-18

Nearly 450 schools shut as pollution chokes Thai capital Authorities in the Thai capital ordered nearly 450 schools to close on Wednesday as pollution levels reached dangerously unhealthy levels....
13:08, 2020-01-22

Schools in Indian capital reopen, air quality still unhealthy Schools in India's capital New Delhi reopened on Wednesday after closing for two days due to a spike in air pollution that triggered a public health ...
09:12, 2019-11-06

DOE to roll out contentious admission test to more schools across city For the first time, the Specialized High School Admission Test, SHSAT, will be offered at 55 locations across the city. In the past, the test for ent...
23:36, 2019-08-03

NYC schools could save billions by using existing facilities: report New York City’s public school system could save $2.4 billion and alleviate overcrowding if education officials think outside the box instead of...
04:08, 2019-07-11

Thousands show up to NYC schools, churches for early voting Your vote will be counted — on weekends. Thousands of Big Apple residents flocked to the polls Saturday to take advantage of the historic early...
02:08, 2019-10-27

Floyd County Schools Have “Astronomical” Withdrawal Stats FLOYD COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)- Earlier this week, a scathing report was released by the department of education saying that Betsy Layne Elementary in Fl...
21:40, 2019-05-17

Baltimore schools’ mission: Help students cope with trauma BALTIMORE — When she transferred to a new K-8 school two years ago, Tinazsha Johnson was in deep distress. The Baltimore sixth grader was crushed by ...
21:20, 2019-07-31

Composting in schools: Montreal aims to be zero waste by 2030 Last month, the City of Montreal presented its 2020-2025 waste management plan, which aims to divert waste from landfills by 85 per cent by 2030....
23:28, 2019-11-28

New Delhi schools reopen as air pollution levels fall With strong winds blowing away pollutants, the air quality index at the U.S. Embassy in New Delhi read 155 as compared to 500 over the weekend that w...
13:08, 2019-11-06

Applications open for Indian day schools financial compensation Nearly 200,000 Indigenous children attended more than 700 Indian day schools beginning in the 1920s....
22:16, 2020-01-13

Cousin of Parkland victim pushes bill for alarms in schools An upstate teenager whose cousin died in the Parkland, Fla. massacre is pushing a state bill that would force public schools to install silent panic ...
21:32, 2019-06-10

Measles outbreak declared in American Samoa, shuttering schools In the neighbouring independent nation of Samoa, more than 60 people have died, mostly children, from the measles and more than 4,000 were infected s...
03:40, 2019-12-08

Hong Kong extends suspension of schools till at least March 16 Hong Kong extended on Wednesday the suspension of schools till at least March 16 in a bid to contain the spread of the coronavirus in the city, where...
04:12, 2020-02-13

Delhi's schools to reopen next week, parents wary of hazardous air Schools in India's capital New Delhi will reopen on Monday after closing for two days due to a spike in pollution levels, but air quality is likely t...
14:12, 2019-11-15

Andrew Yang: Admission to elite schools shouldn’t just be about tests WASHINGTON – Presidential hopeful Andrew Yang said the high-stakes tests required for entry into New York City’s elite public high schools should not...
02:24, 2019-10-22

Russia prepares for potential virus spread, closes some schools Russia is preparing in case of a wide spread of China's coronavirus, a senior official said on Tuesday, as schools closed and public events were canc...
11:12, 2020-02-04

High schools struggle to follow state concussion laws (Reuters Health) - High schools across the U.S. face numerous barriers to implementing laws intended to help students recover from concussions, a sma...
21:52, 2019-12-10

Two vacant TUSD schools considered as shelters for asylum seekers TUCSON —  TUSD board member Kristel Foster said the image of using what used to be the Pima County Juvenile Detention Center to house migrant f...
07:40, 2019-07-13