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Christianity has been of the greatest importance to the USA since the time when the first settlers stepped on the Plymouth Rock. Parents of three children say their elementary school made them sick, but school officials say repeated tests show the building is not contaminated. High school and middle school theatre programs can apply for one of ten $1,000 grants, funded by Music Theatre International.

Diverse: Issues In Higher Education reports on yesterday’s House hearing on diversifying STEM education, which featured ACE’s Lorelle Espinosa among the witnesses Federal lawmakers on Thursday introduced a bill that would give student loan borrowers the power to cancel that debt in bankruptcy A national study of college tuition discount rates has found that private colleges and universities offered incoming freshmen discounts higher than 50 percent during the last academic year and projects record high discounts this year A new report from the Urban Institute found that states give just 13 percent of child care assistance to student parents A USA Today op-ed talks about the “vital, practical” education students get with a liberal arts degree At a hearing Thursday​ , Rep.

DENVER (AP) — Colorado’s governor has signed a bill establishing college funds for the state’s newborn children for the next two decades. UNDER INVESTIGATION: Volusia County schools face a federal investigation into allegations of discrimination against students with disabilities , the Daytona Beach News-Journal reports.

Some teachers may be entering the classroom without proper training on how to motivate students to learn, according to a study by the Mindset Scholars Network. DataQuest helps you find facts about California schools and districts. Georgia’s Troup High School Theatre Department held its first Literacy on the Lawn event to introduce elementary-school students to books and the arts.

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The quality of education being delivered varies across private and public schools. TEACHERS WITH GUNS: Several Citrus County parents and educators tell their School Board not to even think about it , the Citrus County Chronicle reports. Baton Rouge Magnet again clocked in as the top public school in its area and came in at fifth statewide behind four New Orleans area schools and No. 377 in the nation.

Chronic iodine deficiency causes goiter in adults and Children and also affects mental health. A more recent Nigerian National Survey conducted by the Demographic and health Survey (DHS) in 1990 placed the proportion of underweight children under five years of age (those below â??2SD weight-for-age ) at 36% including 12% severely underweight.

It is a methodical and composed training model that organized and controlled by a given arrangement of laws and standards, exhibiting a somewhat inflexible educational programs as respects goals, content and procedure. BAD ACTS: A Lake County private school dean of students is fired and under investigation over accusations he had sex with a student , WFTV reports.

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