Secondary Education

Area high school water polo treads new ground

SAN ANTONIO — Alamo Heights water polo is in a familiar place — the playoffs. However, this year strikes differently in the inaugural year of the sport’s affiliation with UIL. Last year, the Mules boys and girls were the only area schools to qualify for the Texas Intercollegiate Swimming Coaches …

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SNHU appoints first female board chair

In a crowded on-campus auditorium, the inspiring women of the Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU) Board of Trustees gathered for a panel discussion in early October. Moderated by the SNHU Chief Experience Officer sue nathanthe roundtable highlighted the voices and experiences of female members of the university’s board of trustees. …

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Boston’s new schools superintendent officially begins her new role

Mary Skipper’s official start date as Boston Schools’ new superintendent is Monday. As the sixth person to hold the position in just the past decade, all eyes will be on how the Boston native and veteran school administrator will tackle long-standing challenges in Massachusetts’ largest school district – and if …

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Scott Gillespie | News, Sports, Jobs

Scott Gillespie, 65, of Indiana, died Sunday, April 17, 2022 at his home. Born on January 25, 1957, Scott was the son of the late Woodrow and Madelyn Gillespie. He received his Bachelor of Arts in Sociology in 1978 and his Bachelor of Science in 1985 …

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Cambridge high school students share their thoughts ahead of June’s Ontario election

For Maya Darcy, the environment is one of her top issues as she wonders who she will vote for in the upcoming Ontario election. “I don’t want the sun to burn the Earth,” said the recently turned 18-year-old student from St. Benedict’s Catholic Secondary School in Cambridge. “Definitely the environment, …

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Student in custody after another student was stabbed in high school

Brockton police say a 17-year-old student was in custody Friday in connection with the stabbing of another high school student. A stay-at-home order was ordered at Brockton High School shortly after 12:30 p.m. Friday after the stabbing, Brockton police said. The attacker fled the school grounds immediately after the incident, …

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Landrum: high school teacher dies

[ad_1] Spartanburg County School District 1 has announced the death of one of its teachers. The district posted on Facebook that Jennifer Johnson, who began teaching at Campobello Gramling School in 2000, has passed away. She was 48 years old. Her obituary said she was from Spartanburg and a professor …

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Oxford, Michigan high school shooting kills 3, injures 8

[ad_1] The Oxford High School students killed were Tate Myre, 16; Hanna St. Julian, 14, and Madisyn Baldwin, 17, according to Oakland County Sheriff Michael Bouchard. Eight others – seven students and a teacher – were shot dead, Bouchard said. Three are in critical condition with gunshot wounds, including a …

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Afghan Taliban ban girls from attending high school

[ad_1] KABUL — Afghan teenage girls were not allowed to return to school on Saturday as classrooms across the country reopened for the first time since the Taliban seized power last month, raising concerns that their new fundamentalist government permanently bans secondary education for girls. The absence of teenage girls …

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UNICEF calls on CXC and Caribbean education ministers to adjust CAPE and CSEC exams due to COVID-19 – Demerara Waves Online News- Guyana

[ad_1] Updated Tuesday 25 May 2021, 7:17 by Denis Chabrol The United Nations Children’s Agency (UNICEF) urges the Caribbean Examination Council (CXC) not to conduct the Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CSEC) exams and the Caribbean Advanced Proficiency Examinations this year in their current form. Here is the full text of …

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