Education Archive

UW’s Shim Named Associate Dean of Graduate Programs in College of Educ…

June 1, 2020 Jenna Shim An accomplished educator in the University of Wyoming College of Education has been selected to serve as associate dean for graduate programs in the college. Jenna Shim, a professor in the School of Teacher Education, will serve in this

Rachel Silberstein on education at 1 p.m. Thursday

Times Union Live — Rachel Silberstein Times Union Times Union reporter Rachel Silberstein will conduct a live stream discussion about the impact of COVID-19 on education in New York state at 1 p.m. Thursday on Twitter, Facebook and YouTube. This is part of a series

Ministers rejected school reopening plan recommended by Sage experts |…

School leaders said the government’s publication of scientific advice failed to make a convincing case for the early reopening of schools in England, as the government’s chief scientific adviser said an effective testing and tracking system was necessary for more pupils to return to

The Big 10 with Jeff D’Alessio, May 17, 2020 | Education

In the final installment of our four-part graduation season miniseries, we asked nine members of the high school Class of 2020 (and one from Academy High’s senior-less Class of ’21): What are the top three items on your 10-year bucket list? NEVAEH SMITH Danville

Education activists want Whitmer to settle Detroit literacy lawsuit

A group of education activists urged Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on Tuesday to speak out about settling a lawsuit filed by Detroit schoolchildren over their access to literacy. They also plan to protest by car outside her home in an effort to avoid a prolonged legal fight. Members of 482Forward, an education

Education packets available for pickup for Tazewell County children

TAZEWELL CO., Va. (WVVA) – Erik Robinson with Tazewell County Public Schools has announced educational packets are available for area residents to pick up. Parents can obtain their child’s packets on Wednesday, April 8, from 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Caregivers are being asked

Education aid remains flat, but experts warn of future cuts in budget

ALBANY – Amid both a pandemic and an economic crisis, the state Legislature approved a $177 billion budget overnight Thursday with special provisions allowing Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo’s administration to readjust the spending plan during the fiscal year. The financial plan was passed late

Genesis Group Op-Ed — Education analytics

In the early 2000’s the Westmoreland Central School District was looking to improve high school academic results. Despite best efforts, innovative approaches and extra supports, some students still struggled to complete high school. District leaders turned to the data, and their search and ultimate answers

A New Great Depression For Higher Education?

EAST LANSING, MI – NOVEMBER 18: An exterior view of Spartan Stadium on the campus of Michigan State … [+] University. Getty Images Moody’s Investor Services and Fitch have proclaimed that the financial outlook for American higher education looks bad. Moody’s has given the

School closures: What will happen now?

Image copyright Getty Images Schools across England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland are to close on Friday because of the coronavirus epidemic. What will the impact be? How long are schools likely to be closed? The short answer is indefinitely. Most are effectively closing