Light To Guide Our Feet
Light To Guide Our Feet
13 For whosoever shall call upon the name of the Lord shall be saved. (Romans 10:13 - - - The Holy Bible)

Announcement

Collapse
No announcement yet.

Education

Collapse

Link to 2016 Education Sites

Collapse

To view 2016 Education Articles sites please press here

Education

  •  
  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
Clear All
new posts

  • Interactive Online Portal to Provide Transparency on Use of CARES Act Education Funding

    U.S. Education Secretary DeVos Unveils Interactive Online Portal to Provide Transparency on Use of CARES Act Education Funding by States, Grantees | site |


    Education Department says portal shows billions of dollars left unspent as many schools across the country remain closed


    (Information contained in U.S. Department of Education press release: November 20, 2020)

    Washington - - U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos announced today a new online portal that clearly shows if states, local educational agencies (LEAs), and institutions of higher education (IHEs) are using the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act's $31 billion Education Stabilization Fund (ESF) meant to keep learning going for students during the pandemic. The portal captures awards and expenditures reported as of Sept. 30, six months after enactment of the CARES Act. The interactive data map and other informational tools can be found at
    ...
    See more | Go to post

  • Library Seeks Applicants for the 2021 Junior Fellows Summer Internship Program

    Library Seeks Applicants for the 2021 Junior Fellows Summer Internship Program

    Library of Congress Seeks Applicants for the 2021 Junior Fellows Summer Internship Program | site |



    (Information contained in Library of Congress [LOC] news release: November 18, 2020)

    The Library of Congress is seeking applicants for its next Junior Fellows Summer Internship Program, which will run from May 24 – July 30, 2021. This 10-week paid internship is open to undergraduate and graduate students interested in learning and conducting research at the largest library in the world. For the second year in a row, the internship will be conducted virtually.

    The deadline to apply is Monday, November 30, 2020. Students can learn more information or apply to the program by visiting loc.gov/item/internships/junior-fellows-program .

    For nearly 30 years, students have completed such projects as exploring new ways to support digital scholars, developing new preservation techniques, curating historical materials and making Library
    ...
    See more | Go to post

  • U.S. Department of Education Delivers on Trump Administrations STEM Strategy with Historic Investment

    U.S. Department of Education Delivers on Trump Administrations STEM Strategy with Historic Investment | site |



    (Information contained in U.S. Department of Education press release: November 17, 2020) Washington - - The U.S. Department of Education announced today that during the last fiscal year, it has invested $578 million to support high-quality science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) education for students through its discretionary and research grants. During a STEM education briefing, the Department reported strong progress in implementing the Administration's five-year STEM education strategy, including building on more than $819 million in STEM investments during fiscal years 2018 and 2019. "This Administration's strategic focus on STEM education will help expose America's students to new and exciting learning environments that will prepare them for in-demand, high-paying careers," said U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos. "I'm grateful to...
    See more | Go to post

  • Boeing and Allen University Partner to Establish the Boeing Institute on Civility

    Boeing and Allen University Partner to Establish the Boeing Institute on Civility

    Boeing and Allen University Partner to Establish the Boeing Institute on Civility | site |



    $1.5 million partnership will support the renovation of the historic Good Samaritan-Waverly Hospital

    Institute will be a national hub for teaching and provide programming aimed at advancing civil discourse in America and across the globe

    Boeing Institute will include a memorial to honor the nine victims of the 2015 Mother Emanuel AME Church tragedy in Charleston, S.C.

    Institute will also house the South Carolina African American Hall of Fame



    (November 11, 2020) - - Today The Boeing Company published the following information: COLUMBIA, S.C., Nov. 11, 2020 – Boeing [NYSE: BA] and Allen University announced today a new $1.5 million partnership to establish the Boeing Institute on Civility at Allen University. The Boeing Institute will be a national hub for teaching and provide programming aimed at advancing civil disco...
    See more | Go to post

  • Cognia surveys of 74,000 Students, Teachers, and Parents find more Work, less Academic Rigor in Schools

    Cognia surveys of 74,000 Students, Teachers, and Parents find more Work, less Academic Rigor in Schools, and Anxiety over Student Readiness | site |



    Report indicates heavy burden on teachers, significant support for educators as a result of COVID-19; urges schools to focus on four Rs—rigor, routines, relationships, and resources


    October 29, 2020 - - On October 29, 2020 Cognia published the following information:

    October 29, 2020 | Alpharetta, GA - - In the sudden transition this spring from face-to-face learning to remote learning, U.S. students were subject to more assignments and schoolwork, but less challenging academic activities. At the same time, parents and students felt anxiety about whether students would be ready to enter a new grade or prepared for future learning and work.

    These are among the findings of a new report, Upended Learning: Key Findings on the Impact of Remote Schooling, released today by
    ...
    See more | Go to post

  • U.S. Education Secretary DeVos Opens Nominations for Second Annual Presidential Cybersecurity Education Award

    U.S. Education Secretary DeVos Opens Nominations for Second Annual Presidential Cybersecurity Education Award| site |


    (November 9, 2020) - - Today the U.S. Department of Education published the following information:​​​​ WASHINGTON — U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos announced today the call for nominations for the Presidential Cybersecurity Education Award, which honors two K-12 educators for excellence in cybersecurity education. Now in its second year, the Presidential Cybersecurity Education Award is presented annually to one elementary educator and one secondary educator who instill in their students skills, knowledge, and passion for cybersecurity. "Talented educators at all grade levels are shaping the future of our nation's cybersecurity workforce," said Secretary DeVos. "I look forward to recognizing two outstanding educators who are successfully developing their students' skills and setting them on a path to meaningful careers in cyb...
    See more | Go to post

  • U.S. Department of Labor issues Guidance alerting Employers to frequently cited Standards related to COVID-19 Inspections

    U.S. Department of Labor issues Guidance alerting Employers to frequently cited Standards related to COVID-19 Inspections| site |


    (November 7, 2020) - - Today the U.S. Department of Labor published the following information:

    WASHINGTON, DC – The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has issued guidance and an accompanying one-pager to help employers understand which standards are most frequently cited during coronavirus-related inspections. OSHA based these documents on data from citations issued, many of which were the result of complaints, referrals and fatalities in industries such as hospitals and healthcare, nursing homes and long-term care facilities, and meat/poultry processing plants.

    The one-pager and guidance document provide available resources that address the most frequently cited standards, including Respiratory Protection, Recording and Reporting Occupational Injuries and Illnesses,
    ...
    See more | Go to post

  • AFT, AFSCME, WSNA, and UNAC/UHCP Sue Trump Admin for allegedly Shelving Standard

    AFT, AFSCME, WSNA, and UNAC/UHCP Sue Trump Admin for allegedly Shelving Standard

    AFT, AFSCME, WSNA, and UNAC/UHCP Sue Trump Admin for allegedly Shelving Standard That Would Protect America’s Healthcare Workers From Exposure to Infectious Diseases | site |



    Unions Representing 500k+ Nurses, Health Professionals Demand Trump’s OSHA Stop Unconscionable Delay and Issue Workplace Protections Against COVID-19, Influenza, Ebola, and More

    Unions say Trump’s OSHA Neglects Responsibilities as Flu Season Looms and COVID-19 Rages, Infecting 190k+ and Killing 750+ Healthcare Workers




    (October 29, 2020) - - On October 29, 2020, the American Federation of Teachers published the following information:

    San Francisco, CA — Today, the American Federation of Teachers (AFT), the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME), the Washington State Nurses Association (WSNA), and the United Nurses Association of California/Union of Health Care Professionals (UNAC/UHCP) sued Labor Secretary
    ...
    See more | Go to post

  • American Federation of Teachers President Weingarten comments on Latest NAEP Report Card

    American Federation of Teachers President Weingarten comments on Latest NAEP Report Card| site |


    (October 28, 2020) - - Today, October 28, 2020, the American Federation of Teachers (AFT) published the following information:

    WASHINGTON—American Federation of Teachers President Randi Weingarten issued the following statement in response to the National Assessment of Educational Progress Report Card. The Nation’s Report Card shows that average scores for 12th-grade students declined in reading and has stayed the same for math since 2015, with scores dropping for struggling students in both subjects: “What we see in this data snapshot, while disappointing, is not surprising: Our students—particularly in Black, brown and low-income communities—are still bearing the brunt of two decades of austerity, competition and test-based fixation that have failed to prioritize the needs of students, including the 90 percent of kids who attend public schools. Ou
    ...
    See more | Go to post

  • U.S. Education Secretary DeVos Releases Statement on The Nation's Report Card Results for 12th Graders

    U.S. Education Secretary DeVos Releases Statement on The Nation's Report Card Results for 12th Graders | site |



    (October 28, 2020) - - Today, October 28, 2020, the U.S. Department of Education published the following information:

    U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos released the following statement on the new reading and mathematics results for 12th grade students on The Nation's Report Card: "America is the greatest country on the face of the earth, and we should deliver our rising generation the greatest educational opportunities possible. Sadly, today’s results confirm America’s schools continue to fall far short, and continue to fail too many kids, especially the most disadvantaged. Being a high school graduate should mean something. But when 40% of these graduates are 'below basic' in math, and 30% are 'below basic' in reading, it’s hard to argue the education system is preparing them for what comes next. "It’s particularly tr
    ...
    See more | Go to post
There are no articles in this category.
 
  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
Clear All
new posts
Please log in to your account to view your subscribed posts.

What's Going On

Collapse

There is currently 1 user online. 0 members and 1 guests.

Most users ever online was 3,930 at 07:07 PM on 04-20-2019.

Menu

Collapse

Tags

Collapse

 
  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
  • New Topics
Clear All
new posts
No content found
Show More
Directory Topics Posts Last Post
Main Forum
Main Forum Description
Topics: 221 Posts: 221
221 221
News and Articles
Topics: 167 Posts: 167
167 167
Sub-Forums:
Articles (157/157)
Poetry (10/10)
Topics: 8 Posts: 8
8 8
Sub-Forums:
Seniors (1/1)
Topics: 1 Posts: 1
1 1
OverSeer
News
News
Topics: 47 Posts: 47
47 47
Sub-Forums:
Topics: 2 Posts: 2
2 2
Topics: 0 Posts: 0
0 0
Sub-Forums:
New Channel (0/0)
Working...
X