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NFHS and American Cancer Society agree to corporate partnership

History links INDIANAPOLIS, IN (March 18, 2022) – The National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) has entered into a new corporate partnership with the American Cancer Society as part of a multi-year agreement. The American Cancer Society is an organization whose mission is to free the world from cancer. The […]

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2A women’s basketball: Holyoke wins first state championship

History links State Championship Digital Schedule 2A State Tournament Support LOVELAND — Two years ago, Holyoke girls’ basketball coach John Baumgartner had to tell his team that their State 2A semifinal game against Stanford — and the rest of the tournament State – had […]

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School buildings should be open for after-school activities, Ann Arbor parents say

ANN ARBOR, MI – Some parents in Ann Arbor want to know when they can return to school to see their children in an educational setting for the first time since the COVID-19 pandemic, while others want activities extracurriculars return to the buildings. AAPS buildings have been largely closed to the public during the pandemic […]

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Pamplin Media Group – Poster Contest Promoting Washington County Afterschool Programs

Washington County Kids’ first-ever contest will feature child labor on TriMet buses and at bus stops. TriMet buses and bus stop benches will receive new decoration next month, thanks to local school children who entered the Washington County Children’s Poster Contest. This is the first time this event has taken place and is intended to […]

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USA Cheer Names Blanford-Green New Chairman of the Board

History links DALLAS (February 15, 2022) – Today, USA Cheer announced the election of Rhonda Blanford-Green as Chair of its Board of Directors. Recognized nationally as a leader in youth sports, Blanford-Green originally joined the USA Cheer Board of Directors in 2008 and prior to being named President, he served as Secretary […]

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Hijab controversy: ‘School management, parents must comply with court order,’ says Karnataka CM Bommai

Image source: PTI Solapur: Police arrest members of Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (MIM) party as they attend protest rally against hijab controversy in Karnataka Strong points The Karnataka High Court said the decision fell under Section 25 After the High Court handed down its judgment, few incidents were reported in the city A meeting will be called […]

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Colorado sportswomen name 2022 winners

DENVER – Colorado Sportswomen will honor Colorado’s top female athletes and those who contribute to women’s and women’s athletics at its 48th annual awards celebration. This year will recognize the 2022 winners. As always, there will be the surprise presentation of Sportswoman of the Year at the banquet. The 2022 winners are recognized for their […]

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February activities in high school with SDPB

SDPB features comprehensive coverage of South Dakota’s All-State and Championship events in February. SDHSAA All-State One Act Play and Technical Theater Festival February 3-5, Rapid City Central High School The annual festival highlights the dramatic talents of students in grades 7-12 who perform a variety of stage performances. The festival also includes awards for theater […]

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The champions crowned at the 2022 speeches and debates festival

History links GREELEY — At the end of a wonderful two-day event in Northridge, state champions have been crowned in 14 events at the 2022 Festival of Speeches and Debates tournament. Along with the 14 first-place trophies and countless ribbons that have gone home with many of Colorado’s top high school speakers and debaters, another […]

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CMEA conference hits all the right notes

History links Colorado music teachers gathered for their annual conference in Colorado Springs this week. The conference, returning in person for the first time since 2019, is the pinnacle of professional development for music teachers. The conference program is filled with training sessions, clinics, performances and amazing speakers. A portion of the conference is also […]

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Calling all parents! Here’s a list of (almost free) after-school activities for kids in Bushwick: Bushwick Daily

For children and youth, face-to-face interactions, athletics, and extracurricular activities are essential to achieving a balanced education. This is why after-school programs are so crucial to child development. Particularly in the times we live in, with Covid-induced school closures still possible, after-school activities are more important than ever. While there is little that can be […]

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Extracurricular activities continue despite remote learning

MORGANFIELD, Ky. (WFIE) – Schools in Webster County held Non-Traditional Education (NTI) classes on Thursday and Friday. Union County schools have had their students online all week. Despite this, the rivalry basketball game between the two high schools is proceeding as scheduled on Friday night. Officials at both schools say that whenever they cancel in-person […]

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State High School Activities Association prepares for 2022 softball season

The attached interview is from SDPB’s daily public affairs program, In the moment. High school-sanctioned softball will be a spring sport in South Dakota, starting next school year. On Wednesday, the South Dakota High School Activities Association’s board of directors unanimously adopted a recommendation from its executive staff that the sport be held in the […]

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COVID Spike has after-school programs demanding better collaboration with partners

As public and public charter schools in the district continue to solidify COVID-19 mitigation strategies in the new year, several extracurricular partners continue to demand that school leaders maintain communication and transparency on cases to ensure the safety of volunteers conducting after-school activities. programming. In recent weeks, the rise of the omicron variant has further […]

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CHSAA Hosts First Activity Directors Summit

History links In the Colorado High School Activities Association’s ongoing efforts to develop and amplify activity programs, CHSAA and its assistant activities commissioner, Rashaan Davis, hosted the inaugural Activity Directors Summit Tuesday at Centennial. “Today marked the start of something very special,” exclaimed Davis. “Having activity directors in one place, sharing successes and failures, and […]

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Grade 8 student maintained school activities through virtual COVID-19 setting

School life has been very different for children during the COVID-19 pandemic. At school levels, when it is difficult to keep children engaged in school and even participate in extracurricular activities, a virtual environment has pushed the limits of this even further. Hanna Macias was facing an all-virtual eighth grade year. With everything the school […]

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The ROCK will offer after-school programs at Meridian Junior High

Meridian Public Schools and the ROCK Center for Youth Development are partnering to provide students in the area with positive, quality opportunities. The new opportunity brings The ROCK’s engaging and time-tested after-school program to Meridian Junior High starting January 24. Meridian Public Schools aspires to a future where all students leave high school ready for […]

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Design competition announces 2022 high school programs

Ferris State University’s Kendall College of Art and Design (KCAD) Expands Its Highly Successful Student Design Workshop, Wege Prize High School | Collaborative studio with a summer 2022 program to inspire high school students to collaboratively design and offer innovative solutions that support a circular economy. With a setting inspired by the globally recognized Wege […]

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Consolidated Communications awards $ 42,000 in grants to support technology-driven school programs

MATTOON, Illinois – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Consolidated Communications, (NASDAQ: CNSL), today announced $ 42,000 in grant funding for K-12 schools to support innovative, technology-driven learning programs in as part of the Consolidated Connects education grant program. Consolidated Connects grants support school and district initiatives within the company’s service area that advance students’ creative learning, develop […]

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Newport County Youth Chorus providing free after-school programs for elementary and middle school students

The Newport County Youth Choir invites singers to join us for in-person programs this winter/spring. Participation is free and no previous audition or experience is necessary – just the love of singing! NCYC celebrates everyone’s unique voice and how it contributes to and strengthens our community of voices. Participants learn music in a variety of […]

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YGP Sets Record Year for School Programs, Welcoming Over 1,000 Students | Go out and go

Emily Roberson has spent countless days working with local students who have visited the Youth Garden Project, but something one student told her is particularly striking. The school-aged volunteer told Roberson that amid the pandemic and all the challenges it presents, the garden – and the work he does there – was a space where […]

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Oregon School Activities Association Investigates Racial Slurs and “Inappropriate Actions” During High School Basketball Game

When Nafisaria Mathews picked up her daughter after her basketball game on Tuesday night, her daughter said the game was “terrible”. Mathews said his daughter, a freshman at De La Salle North Catholic High School in Portland, told him that people during their game against Clatskanie College / High School were racist and used the […]

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What to know about the FAFSA 2022-2023 application

Select’s editorial team works independently to review financial products and write articles that we think our readers will find useful. We may receive a commission when you click on links to our affiliate partners’ products. the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (aka FAFSA) opens October 1, 2021 for the 2022-2023 school year. And in […]

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CHSAA Announces 2021 Hall of Fame Class

History links The Colorado High School Activities Association Hall of Fame has announced its 33e Hall of Fame Class. This five-member group embodies the Association’s core values ​​as well as its vision to seek excellence in studies, activities and athletics. Each of these people defends the very essence of participating in educational activities. The 2021 […]

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COVID-19 Cancels In-Person School Activities in Howard County

Howard County Public Schools on Wednesday announced the cancellation of all in-person activities until January 7 amid an increase in COVID-19 cases. || COVID-19 Updates | the latest issues of Maryland | Get tested | Information on vaccines || The cancellation includes sports practices and competitions, rehearsals and theatrical performances, concerts and school performances, extracurricular […]

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With toys, books and love, Granny’s House offers after-school programs for children | K-12 Education

Pamela Ingram, known as “Granny Pam,” shares the story of a memorable afternoon at Granny’s House, her after-school program in downtown Columbia. It was time for the kids to come home, and she yelled at them from the screened back porch. “Come on! Bring the balls – we’re closing! Immediately, a young boy calls back. […]

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New Tech School Programs Tackle Critical Worker Shortages

The NVI Institute, a new technician school in Blairsville, Pa., Is launching innovative and accelerated programs in automotive and diesel technology to get technicians to work faster and to address critical shortages of skilled workers hampering the U.S. economy. Click here to read more NVI Blairsville’s first six-month sessions for aspiring automotive and diesel technicians […]

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Information for the 2021 eSports Championships

History links POST-SEASON INFORMATION The Esports State Championships will take place on Friday, December 3 at Localhost in Lakewood. SUPPORTS Rocket league League of Legends Four final teams League of Legends Highlands RanchView of the castleLarge-viewCentral dawn Rocket leagueRocky mountainChristian valueStrive Prep-Smart AcademyFort Collins Championship matchesLeague of Legends – Grandview vs Castle ViewRocket League – […]

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Grants support innovative school programs | News, Sports, Jobs

SUPPORT – Three teachers from the Harrison Hills City School District received $ 600 in best practice grants from the Jefferson County Educational Service Center at the school board meeting on Thursday. Pictured, left to right, JCESC Director of Special Education Amber Fomenko with educators Alisha Steele, Jaclyn Cottrell and Susan Macenczak. – Contributed CADIZ […]

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Montana Family Farms: Farm-to-school programs expand along supply chain, staff shortage issues | ABC Fox Bozeman

Noah Schmick Wake Up Montana LIVINGSTON, Mont. – The national movement to take locally grown food straight from the farm to school lunch plates called “Farm to School” is gaining momentum in Montana due to chain issues. supply and staff shortages caused by the implications of COVID-19. Montana farm-to-school coordinator Aubree Roth said more than […]

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Learning Center Expands Greenbrier After School Programs | West Virginia News

By BOBBY BORDELON, West Virginia Daily News LEWISBURG, Va. (AP) – After-school programs, including 21st Century Community Learning Center Grants, have grown in Greenbrier County in recent years. At the Greenbrier County School Board meeting on Tuesday, November 9, Vicky Cline, Director of Technology, Assessment and Accountability of the School System, explained what grant programs […]

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High school shooting; subjects in detention

Police on Daniels Court after two subjects were apprehended. POUGHKEEPSIE – More gunfire in the town of Poughkeepsie as police responded to a report of gunfire on the grounds of Poughkeepsie High School on Monday afternoon. Two subjects were taken into custody and a firearm was recovered. Police responded to reports of gunfire shortly after […]

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Filming in high school; subjects in custody

Police on Daniels Court after two subjects were apprehended. POUGHKEEPSIE – More gunfire in the town of Poughkeepsie as police responded to a report of shots being fired on the grounds of Poughkeepsie High School on Monday afternoon. Two suspects were taken into custody and a firearm was recovered. Police responded to reports of gunfire […]

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Watch Now: Fit-2-Serve Continues Coles County School Programs, Appoints Interim Principal | Education

Fit-2-Serve Board Member Kayla Kerner talks about the future plans of this non-profit community service organization. READ MORE HERE. ROB STROUD, JOURNAL GAZETTE & TIMES-COURIER MATTOON – A team of volunteers spent Wednesday morning teaching a kindergarten class at Riddle Elementary School about the life cycle of pumpkins through storytelling, crafts and other hands-on activities. […]

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Amesite powers successful high school programs in Detroit that deliver 100% retention in technical subjects

DETROIT, November 9, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — amesite Inc.. (NASDAQ:AMST), the leading artificial intelligence software company providing a cloud-based learning platform and content creation services for learning and development for businesses, universities, organizations at nonprofit and government agencies, today announced successful and expanding programs for its partner, the College of Engineering of Wayne State University. For […]

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Late Richard Siegel’s investment pays off for school programs

By KEITH RYAN CARTWRIGHTRutherford County Schools By all accounts, the late Richard Siegel was a simple man. Those who knew him say the Rutherford County farmer, who died on January 2, 1998, never imagined the Richard Siegel Foundation would become what it is today. The foundation recently approved scholarships totaling $75,000 for Rutherford County graduates […]

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High School Programs Receive Contributions from the San Gorgonio Education Foundation | Schools

The San Gorgonio Education Foundation awarded two programs at Banning High School contributions of $1,000. Councilor Janelle Poulter used her donation to purchase t-shirts, given to students as an incentive to complete college financial aid applications and encourage them to consider education beyond high school; and Kelly Daly, the coordinator of the Building Assets, Reducing […]

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Marty Pollio Answers Your Questions About JCPS Magnetic School Programs

In the wake of the Courier Journal’s special feature, “Magnetic Pull: a survey of magnet schools”, Jefferson County Public Schools Superintendent Marty Pollio will meet with The Courier Journal to answer your questions. The Q&A with Pollio will take place at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, November 4 and will be streamed live on www.courier-journal.com. It […]

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Kirimara Boys riot after school management allegedly denied them chance to watch Utd vs Liverpool match: The Standard Sports

October 24, 2021 Manchester United’s Cristiano Ronaldo looks dejected after Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah scores his third goal Reuters Kirimara High School in Nyeri County has been closed indefinitely after students went on a rampage. It is reported that students have been denied the chance to watch a Premier League clash between Manchester United and Liverpool […]

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Farm-to-school programs grow with WNESU | Community News

BRATTLEBORO – Chroma Technology is expanding farm-to-school programs across the Windham Northeast Supervisory Union (WNESU) this school year by being the lead farm-to-school donor for Food Connects, a nonprofit organization Brattleboro-based nonprofit serving Windham County Schools. The Food Connects Farm to School program focuses on the “three Cs” of farm to school — classrooms, cafeterias […]

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Tim Reid: After-school programs like Bright Futures for Youth are needed now more than ever

Young people in Nevada County are in critical need of support and education, especially over the past 18 months which have set them back educationally and emotionally. Nevada County students suffered trauma and extreme socio-emotional strain. We have seen an increase in the number of students being admitted to hospital, an increase in negative behaviors […]

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The pandemic left many months behind in school subjects: NPR

NPR’s Michel Martin chats with Hechinger Report reporter Jill Barshay to discuss what we know about pandemic ‘learning loss’ and how educators can address it. MICHEL MARTIN, ANIMATOR: Let’s move on to a topic that we know concerns many parents and teachers. After more than a year of distance learning, teachers are starting to notice […]

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Participation in SCSD2 after-school programs remains high | Local News

SHERIDAN — More than 70 percent of middle school and high school students currently participate in some form of afterschool group, according to a report from Sheridan County School District 2 officials. The report was presented to members of the SCSD2 board of directors during a working session on Monday. “There’s a lot going on […]

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Choosing your subjects in high school doesn’t have to be scary. Here are 6 things to keep in mind

This is the first article in a series that provides students with evidence-based advice on choosing subjects during their senior years. Starting in August of each year, students in grade 10 go through a series of interviews to get closer to their choice of subjects for grades 11 and 12. They are given a portfolio […]

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Parents accuse school management of discrimination | News from Vadodara

VADODARA: Parents of students enrolled in the city’s Vibgyor High School contacted the District Education Officer (DEO) and the Fee Regulation Committee (FRC) on Saturday, also alleging that the school demands additional payment fee approved by FRC and Government of Gujarat. In a representation to officials, the parents said the school was demanding higher fees […]

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Netcash in new integration with SA’s leading school management system

First payment solution provider Net cash has partnered with d6 Group to integrate its debit order functionality with the d6+ School Management System, an integrated cloud-based school administration, curriculum, finance, and communication system. This collaboration will streamline debit order processing for schools using the d6+ platform and improve tuition fee collection. d6 currently serves over […]

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Curro launches new e-learning solution with 20 school subjects

Curro Holdings, the independent education provider listed by JSE, has launched Curro Choice – an online learning offering that expands the range of subjects available to every Curro high school student nationwide. Curro Choice offers a range of subjects, ranging from Languages ​​(isiXhosa, isiZulu, Sepedi, and French) to Accounting, Computer Application Technology (CAT), AP Mathematics, […]

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Taking music lessons may improve performance in other school subjects

Photo (c) singebusinessimages – Getty Images While musical talent is not easy for all consumers, taking music lessons in high school can actually benefit students of other subjects. Researchers at the University of British Columbia explained that a music budget is usually the first to be cut, but after seeing improvements in English, math and […]

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Why Finland is abandoning traditional school subjects in favor of subjects

Finland, a country with some of the most liberal attitudes in the world towards learning, is undergoing a radical overhaul of its education system. It already has one of the best performing school systems in the world and is widely regarded as a model of education, but it is now considering dropping individual subjects in […]