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Opinion: Forcing California schools to reopen burdens teachers, minority communities

Daily Bruin 09 May 2021
Although all California residents 16 and older can now get vaccinated and schools have access to a $4.6 billion one-time fund to help students who have fallen behind during remote learning, California is still far from meeting the valid demands of its teachers unions.

Let’s provide Nevada’s teachers the resources they deserve

Las Vegas Sun 09 May 2021
Teacher Juliana Urtubey, right, works with A’Real Wilkerson-Lay in a class at Kermit R Booker Sr Elementary School Wednesday, May 5, 2021, in Las Vegas ... That’s no way to fund a state where, as Urtubey’s award demonstrates, we are fortunate to employ some of the best and brightest teachers in the profession.

Grosse Pointe Foundation for Public Education spring grant recipients announced

C&G News 09 May 2021
However, that isn’t always possible because of funding ... The GPFPE raises money to fund programs not available in the district’s general fund. Teachers, administrators, students, parents and community members can submit grant applications ... The grant helps fund learning supplies for preschool teachers and young families to use at Trombly.

Former KISD board candidate highlights district’s finances

Killeen Daily Herald 09 May 2021
Golaboff said the district could better use the funds to hire more teachers, decrease class sizes, give teachers pay raises, provide computers for every student in KISD, provide raises to the district’s underpaid paraprofessionals, or revamp the district’s aging bus fleet ... “We’re losing teachers, aides, transportation workers.

Edgecombe board receives update on schools

Rocky Mount Telegram 09 May 2021
In her State of the Schools report, Bridges provided school updates, graduation plans and information about Summer Smart, the Virtual Academy and the Scholar Teacher Program and foundation ... Bridges noted that there were four scholar teachers in the Class of 2019 with three funded ... In all, 17 of the 26 scholar teachers have been funded.

Universal Free Lunch Program could create funding conundrum for local school district

Vail Daily 09 May 2021
Department of Agriculture recently announced it would fund the universal free lunch program for another school year ... 1, an important funding deadline for the district ... 1 to receive appropriate funding for the year ... This sum funded salary and benefits for 5.4 intervention teachers, allowed St.

Primary election 2021: Voters will have rare choices to make for local school boards

Erie Times-News 09 May 2021
How Erie County schools might spend $100M in stimulus funds ... I was a teacher in Millcreek for 34 years and just retired in June, so I'm familiar with where Millcreek has been and where it's headed, and I'd like to be part of that," Newsham said ... Pretty much the pressure or extra burden has been on the administration and teachers.

Bihar: Teachers to get arrears in a fortnight

The Times of India 08 May 2021
The minister told the newspaper here on Friday that the government is sensitive to the problems being faced by the teachers and other supporting staff of schools and colleges due to non-payment of their salaries for the last two to three months and, ...

Dr. Apaak calls for national dialogue on ‘failed SHS Policy’

Ghana Web 08 May 2021
Clement Apaak has supported calls by the National Association of Graduate Teachers (NAGRAT) for a national stakeholder engagement to review the free Senior High School (SHS) policy ... The policy has been plunged into other challenges that were foreseen by many other stakeholders including funding and the availability of teachers.

GOP lawmakers want to ban 'woke philosophies' like critical race theory in Texas schools

Raw Story 08 May 2021
And the bills would ban school districts from receiving private funding for opportunities like social studies curriculum development, course materials and teacher training, as well ... Texas AFT, Texas State Teachers Association and New York Times have been financial supporters of ...

Synchrony Financial Difference Maker: Bridget Williams, Jackson Local

Canton Repository 08 May 2021
WHAT IS THE MOST CHALLENGING – Finding creative ways to maximize funds, or obtain them through grants, to allow for more collaboration with teachers ... knowledge needed to help support teachers, parents and students, including the creation of virtual lessons and instruction.

NSW students lag Australia and world in learning second language: teachers

Sydney Morning Herald 08 May 2021
Public primary schools are only given funding for a language teacher if there are a significant number of speakers of a particular language in their local community ....

Go Big Give donors make big impact at GICC

The Grand Island Independent 08 May 2021
In just one day, your generosity and dedication made a tremendous impact on our Central Catholic students, teachers and staff. We are grateful for the $30,000 challenge fund from Mike and Jean Hamik, Tom ...

Author of 'The Growing Season' to visit John de la Howe

Index-Journal 08 May 2021
This book project is grant-funded and involves a partnership between the McCormick County Library and de la Howe. Staff, teachers and students at the South Carolina Governor’s School for Agriculture at John de la Howe in McCormick are eagerly awaiting Frey’s May 12 visit.

Maryville City Schools looking to start design of junior high expansion

The Maryville Daily Times 08 May 2021
However, federal coronavirus relief funding is making some money available now. For example, Maryville already had budgeted to replace laptops after four years, but now money from the Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief Fund can pay for those, freeing money for other projects.