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Lawsuit targets Newberg school district policy banning political symbols

Newberg Public Schools and four of its board members face legal action over a policy banning “political” and “quasi-political” symbols. The American Civil Liberties Union of Oregon filed a complaint on Friday on behalf of district employee Chelsea Shotts, a special education assistant at Dundee Primary School. The lawsuit revolves …

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Bus Pass Challenge aims to pay for school trips for children in Minot

Dozens of children in Minot’s public school system are unable to afford a public transport pass to get to and from school. The Minot Region Community Foundation wants to change this with your help through the Bus Pass Challenge. A monthly bus pass costs students $ 28, which is a …

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Vote on the best administrative increases filed by the BPS school board

Increases would be granted for positions ranging from director of studies to secretary to superintendent. BUFFALO, NY – Members of the Buffalo Public School board on Wednesday chose to vote on a proposal from Superintendent Dr. Kriner Cash that would grant increases between 6 and 40 percent to district trustees. …

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Public schools should stop threatening unvaccinated children

The Los Angeles Unified School District is the second largest school system in the country, with more than 600,000 students. It is also the largest district to implement an immunization mandate, not only for employees, but also for students. District officials had set Jan. 10 as the deadline for all …

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🌱 BK Small Businesses + Confusion over public school admissions

Rise and shine, Brooklyn Heights-DUMBO! Here’s everything you need to know to get a good start on Monday. First of all, the weather forecast for the day: Sweet with lots of sun. High: 52 Low: 42. Here are the best stories today in Brooklyn Heights-DUMBO: Many parents of public school …

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Bill to remove nicknames and mascots from planned Native American public schools in Beacon Hill | Local news

Say hello to the Cleveland Guardians. The American League franchise in this Ohio town has officially renounced its century-old nickname “Indians” after a long controversy. The team deleted their blatantly offensive caricature of Chief Wahoo years ago, but struggled to find a new mascot before unveiling the Guardians logo earlier …

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Miami-Dade County Public Schools Principal Named Next LAUSD Principal

Alberto Carvalho, who has run Miami-Dade County Public Schools since 2008 and is one of the most experienced and admired school district leaders in the country, has been named the next superintendent of the Los Angeles Unified School District, announced district officials Thursday. The Education Council made the announcement after …

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State audit shows public education declined during COVID pandemic

Virtual schools and fewer school days have made learning a challenge. ATLANTA – Teachers in Georgia told listeners across the state that the COVID-19 pandemic is having a huge impact on schoolchildren. Many of them finished late in all subjects – partly because of virtual learning, and partly because students …

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Maury County Public Schools First Esports Team Completes First Season

Maury County’s first competitive public school video game team ended its opening season this week with a strong performance in the semifinals. The three-student Mt. Pleasant Middle School team set a solid precedent for the booming program, closing the season with 16 wins and 13 losses, competing from a distance …

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Des Moines parent calls for return of school resource officers amid school violence

“It’s the fact that there has to be 24/7 school resource officers in these buildings,” said Lindsay LaGrange, parent at Des Moines Public School. According to families and students, violent brawls have almost become commonplace in schools in the district. Some are now planning to appear before council next week …

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