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459   Teachers & Administration
 
2   Teacher Retirement System
 
8   Secondary Education
School Choice
San Antonio Express-News   +1 other publication
Trump paints Biden in a picture many don't recognize
...Parenthood's political arm and pointed to his positions on issues such as federal funding for abortions and school choice. "These are things that people with strongly rooted religious beliefs disagree with," Murtaugh...
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Dallas Morning News
Letters to the Editor - Infrastructure, debate demands, kneeling, Texas politics, school opening
...California, Illinois, New York, etc.? Was it the need to work, the high cost of living, the lack of school choice for your children, the excessive crime rate? Why did you move to Texas? Was it to obtain work,...
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Amarillo Globe-News
Wendler: COVID-19 is a driver when it comes to school choice
...responsive public university in the coming years, thanks, in part, to COVID-19. Walter V. Wendler is President of West Texas A&M University. His weekly columns are available at http://walterwendler.com/.
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Houston Chronicle
Opinion: Private tutor, pod or petri dish? I don’t think this is what they mean by ‘school choice.’
...for parents. Do we send our children back to school, knowing the risks involved? All these years, "school choice" in Houston has meant the freedom to apply to public magnet programs and charter schools —...
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Teachers & Administration
KTAB-TV CBS 32 (Abilene)
Belarus: Anger erupts over president’s election to 6th term
...Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya, 37, said Monday. The Central Election Commission of Belarus gave the former teacher and political novice 9.9% of the vote to the 65-year-old incumbent’s 80.23%. Tsikhanouskaya said...
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KXAN NBC 36 Austin
School starts for some in the Austin area this week
...child to school after first selecting online learning, there’s no guarantee they will have the same teacher as they did in online learning the quarter prior. Lago Vista ISD Lago Vista ISD also plans to...
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Austin Business Journal   +2 other publications
Trump’s directives were supposed to offer relief. Most may not.
...though there was no outright loan cancellation associated with the relief. People can keep making principal payments if they choose to. If the memorandum holds — and it’s not clear who would stand against...
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Austin American-Statesman
The Latest: China sees drop in new locally transmitted cases
...social media showed hallways crowded with students, and many of them not wearing masks. The school's principal notified parents Saturday that six students and three staff members had tested positive for the...
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Austin American-Statesman
Schools mull outdoor classes amid virus, ventilation worries
...it. We don't want to stay cool, we just want the air to flow properly,' said O'Connor, a science teacher who has worked at the Patria Mirabal School in Manhattan since 2009. 'We are really super stressed...
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San Angelo Standard Times
'Pragmatic and cautious': As some Americans avoid travel, others visit COVID-19 hot spots anyway
...someone there, she said that it was crazy and no one was wearing masks," the 54-year-old second-grade teacher said. "My daughter-in-law is pregnant, so we didn’t want to take any chances." Fesmire and her...
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San Angelo Standard Times
Breonna Taylor's name is a national rallying cry. Will it be enough to charge the police?
...turn up the heat on officials over Taylor's case. Tyra Walker, a Jefferson County Public Schools teacher, said she and others have gathered in Jefferson Square Park for months to "apply that pressure, and...
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Baytown Sun   +1 other publication
Belarus: Anger erupts over president's election to 6th term
...Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya, 37, said Monday. The Central Election Commission of Belarus gave the former teacher and political novice 9.9% of the vote to the 65-year-old incumbent's 80.23%. Tsikhanouskaya said...
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San Antonio Express-News
Capitol Insider: Labor unions throw support behind Democrats
...also say the CSEA has favored Republicans for state Senate seats in the past. Mannion, who is a teacher's union member and leader himself as a high school advanced biology teacher in Camillus, said endorsements...
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San Antonio Express-News   +1 other publication
Cinco muertos en un ataque en Pakistán
...atribuido ataques en el pasado. La Fuerza Antinarcóticos, conocida habitualmente como ANF, es la principal agencia contra el contrabando de narcóticos. Sus agentes están destinados en regiones fronterizas...
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Bryan-College Station Eagle
Belarus' leader wins sixth term with over 80% of votes
...protests on Monday evening. "We don't recognize these results," Tsikhanouskaya, a former English teacher and political novice, told reporters Monday. "According to the data we receive from precincts,...
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Bryan-College Station Eagle   +1 other publication
Pandemic Hampers Reopening of Joint Replacement Gold Mine
...systems to get back to anywhere near break-even from a bottom-line perspective," said Stephen Thome, a principal in health care consulting at Grant Thornton, an advisory, audit and tax firm. It’s impossible to...
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Bryan-College Station Eagle
Tyler native established school for students with disabilities in Nicaragua
...students from birth to young adults with disabilities. Via Paige Ferrell Sanchez Piece of Hope teacher Karina Calero works with students in the vocational program. Via Paige Ferrell Sanchez Piece...
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Baytown Sun
CIFC Launches ‘All-Weather’ High Yield Strategy in UCITS Form
...different from the volatility of the fund or strategy. An investment in any fund involves risk; principal loss is possible. There is no guarantee a fund’s investment objectives will be achieved. Past performance...
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Dallas Morning News
North Texas home market shrugs off pandemic with record sales and prices
...D-FW market, the process has been challenging during this period of COVID-19," said Ted Wilson, principal with Dallas-based housing analyst Residential Strategies Inc. "Many households have elected not...
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Laredo Morning Times
Bielorrusia: Lukashenko gana 6to mandato con el 80% de votos
...los votos, según anunció la comisión electoral central del país con todas las boletas contadas. La principal candidata de la oposición, Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya, logró apenas el 9,9% de los votos. El anuncio...
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KAMC (ABC) 28 (Lubbock)   +2 other publications
Pandemic wrecks global Class of 2020’s hopes for first job
...learn technical skills when you’re in a remote setting." Noah Isaak, a 2019 grad and newly certified teacher, has been applying for jobs in the Chicago public school system and has done a few interviews but...
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Corpus Christi Caller Times   +2 other publications
'Time for innovation': How tutoring could be a key to lifting kids out of 'COVID slide'
...say; it doesn’t need a perfect structure, a particular pedagogical approach, or even a certified teacher. "If we had waited to make this the most perfect program, we still would not be serving kids this...
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Fort Worth Star Telegram
A July afternoon in the Manor, where friendships as close as family grow, then: ‘Munchie, Munchie, hold on’
...two teachers who knew him at the school. After fifth grade, he made a habit of checking in on his teacher, especially if her kids were rowdy. He was silly, a flirt, too, sneaking into the camera frame if...
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Fort Worth Star Telegram   +1 other publication
Belarus’ leader wins sixth term with over 80% of votes
...protests on Monday evening. "We don't recognize these results," Tsikhanouskaya, a former English teacher and political novice, told reporters Monday. "According to the data we receive from precincts, we...
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Laredo Morning Times
Neighbors: Names and faces have changed, but 187-year mission of Ladies Education Society is the same
...their tuition." It’s a mission that continues today, nearly two centuries later. "As a former teacher, of course I place a high value on education," said current Ladies Education Society member Suzanne...
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KWKT Channel 44 - Waco
Belarus’ leader wins sixth term with over 80% of votes
...protesting the early count suggesting Lukashenko’s landslide victory. Tsikhanouskaya, a former English teacher and political novice, rejected the official figures, saying "I will believe my own eyes — the majority...
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Dallas Morning News
Letters to the Editor — Necessity or anachronism? More on the Electoral College
...reasons to retain the Electoral College current system but got little of that from the column. The principal argument against the popular vote approach is that the large number of Democratic voters in populous...
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Laredo Morning Times
Region’s schools blending in-person, remote classes
...level, students that are attending remotely will participate by viewing lessons recorded by a district teacher and participate in session with that teacher from 4-7 p.m. each day. At the high school level,...
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Montgomery County News
Sonic Drive-In
SONIC Drive-In thanks teacher in Montgomery, Texas with $137 donation to aid distance learning In honor of Teacher Appreciation Month, SONIC is providing teachers with necessary supplies for students to...
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San Antonio Express-News   +3 other publications
Bombing in Pakistani town near Afghan border kills 5
...whom have been blamed for past attacks. The Anti-Narcotics Force, commonly known as ANF, is the principal agency for combating narcotics smuggling. Its officers are stationed in Pakistan's remote border...
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KFOX FOX 14 El Paso
Middle school teacher arrested after allegedly sending inappropriate photos to student
...Goranson (Source: Doña Ana County Detention Center) LAS CRUCES, NM (KFOX14/CBS4) — A middle school teacher in Las Cruces, New Mexico has been arrested on suspicion of criminal sexual communication with a...
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Bryan-College Station Eagle   +1 other publication
More than 97,000 children tested positive for Covid-19 in the last two weeks of July, report says
...school hallway went viral, nine coronavirus cases were reported, according to a letter from the principal. Six of those cases were students and three were staff members, the letter said. While some US...
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Houston Chronicle
Belarus' leader wins sixth term with over 80% of votes
...protesting the early count suggesting Lukashenko’s landslide victory. Tsikhanouskaya, a former English teacher and political novice, rejected the official figures, saying "I will believe my own eyes — the majority...
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Houston Chronicle   +12 other publications
Pandemic wrecks global Class of 2020's hopes for first job
...learn technical skills when you’re in a remote setting." Noah Isaak, a 2019 grad and newly certified teacher, has been applying for jobs in the Chicago public school system and has done a few interviews but...
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Del Rio News-Herald
Lack of social distancing is killing people in Del Rio
...hand-made sign clutched in her tiny fingers. Scrawled in bright neon marker, it reads: "For the best teacher. We will miss you." × This page requires Javascript. Javascript is required for you to be able...
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Laredo Morning Times   +1 other publication
Belarus' leader wins sixth term with over 80% of votes
...protesting the early count suggesting Lukashenko’s landslide victory. Tsikhanouskaya, a former English teacher and political novice, rejected the official figures, saying "I will believe my own eyes — the majority...
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Houston Chronicle   +14 other publications
Extreme poverty rises; a generation sees a future slip away
...suddenly difficult future. She sat in their home, going over her books and lingering over a former teacher’s scribbled message of hope: "Bethi, we love you so much & wish you success in your education."...
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KEYE CBS 42 Austin   +1 other publication
Harmony Grove halts football after coach tests positive for virus
...activities after a coach tested positive for COVID-19, KATV content partner the Saline Courier reported. Principal Chad Withers said the coach and his wife, who coaches the junior high basketball team, tested positive...
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Beaumont Enterprise   +2 other publications
Belarus' leader wins sixth term with over 80% of votes
...protesting the early count suggesting Lukashenko’s landslide victory. Tsikhanouskaya, a former English teacher and political novice, rejected the official figures, saying "I will believe my own eyes — the majority...
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KXAS NBC 5 Ft​. Worth   +3 other publications
Extreme Poverty Rises; a Generation Sees a Future Slip Away
...suddenly difficult future. She sat in their home, going over her books and lingering over a former teacher’s scribbled message of hope: "Bethi, we love you so much & wish you success in your education."...
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Beaumont Enterprise
Mary Rose Uher 1938 - 2020
...the Episcopal Church. As a member of Trinity Episcopal Church, Galveston, she was a Sunday school teacher and served as President of the Women of the Church when they produced The Galveston Island Cookbook...
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Beaumont Enterprise
Maggie Darlene Postula 1940 - 2020
...Lawrence Postula; one sister, Beverly Pearl Dugas, and one brother, A.F. Heath Jr. She was an English teacher for 35 years and a member of the Texas State Teachers Association and Conroe Art League. Mrs Postula...
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Beaumont Enterprise
Vincent William Uher Jr. 1931 - 2020
...Episcopal Church (where he was a Lay Reader, Eucharistic Minister, Children's Chaplain, Sunday School Teacher, and Warden and member of the Vestry) and finally to the Roman Catholic Church where he was a Reader...
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Houston Chronicle   +15 other publications
Schools mull outdoor classes amid virus, ventilation worries
...it. We don’t want to stay cool, we just want the air to flow properly," said O’Connor, a science teacher who has worked at the Patria Mirabal School in Manhattan since 2009. "We are really super stressed...
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Ft​. Worth Business Press
Isis Theatre: Restoring a crown jewel of the Northside
...arts and communications and for more than 35 years has been a theatre teacher, administrator and principal of a high school, and worked as a consultant and advisor to architectural companies in the design...
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Laredo Morning Times
Los puertorriqueños piden respuestas tras primarias fallidas
...era la siguiente en la línea de sucesión porque no había secretario de Estado. Por su parte, el principal partido de la oposición, el Partido Popular Democrático, que defiende mantener la situación actual...
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McAllen Monitor
Irene Mayorga 1928 - 2020
...1982. She owned her own beauty salon, worked as a paraprofessional for PSJA ISD, and was a substitute teacher for McAllen ISD until she retired at the age of 83. Most importantly, she was a faithful believer...
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oaoa​.com   +2 other publications
Schools mull outdoor classes amid virus, ventilation worries
...it. We don’t want to stay cool, we just want the air to flow properly," said O’Connor, a science teacher who has worked at the Patria Mirabal School in Manhattan since 2009. "We are really super stressed...
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oaoa​.com   +3 other publications
Lack of social distancing is killing people in Del Rio
...hand-made sign clutched in her tiny fingers. Scrawled in bright neon marker, it reads: "For the best teacher. We will miss you." There were 27 other such signs hanging at Irene C. Cardwell Elementary last...
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Houston Chronicle   +10 other publications
Lack of social distancing is killing people in Del Rio
...hung on a fence outside her school in Del Rio, Texas on Wednesday, July 22, 2020 to remember her teacher who died the day before from COVID-19. (Colin Murphey/The San Angelo Standard-Times via AP)Photo:...
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Jacksonville Daily Progress
Troup ISD trustees to meet Tuesday
...meeting agenda are: • Discussion and possible approval of a revision to stipend schedule to include a teacher stipend for internet/cell phone usage; • Review of policy update (LEGAL) and discussion of possible...
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KPRC NBC 2 Houston
Some Cy-Fair ISD teachers planning to protest concerned about returning to school
A teacher in the Cypress Fairbanks Independent School District says she has had enough. Jennifer Freestone has been teaching for 15 years and she wants school leaders to listen up. Freestone says going...
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Fort Worth Star Telegram
Riser set to become Caledonia’s 1st Black female officer
...hand-made sign clutched in her tiny fingers. Scrawled in bright neon marker, it reads: "For the best teacher. We will miss you." There were 27 other such signs hanging at Irene C. Cardwell Elementary last...
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KHOU CBS 11 Houston
Teachers plan to protest reopening plan at Cy-Fair ISD board meeting on Monday
...to listen to the teachers. We're the ones on the front line," said Jennifer Freestone, an English teacher at Jersey Village High School. Three CFISD teachers and staff talked about the situation to KHOU...
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KIII TV 3 (Corpus Christi)
Moment of Hope: 10-year-old Salina Ramirez has been dedicating her time to helping others
..."She's one of those kids that puts a smile on everybody's face, she's very giving," Nancy Pugaleal, a teacher at Metro E said. For anyone who wishes to join the Point of Life community and look for ways to...
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KVUE ABC 24 Austin
Since the end of March, different groups on Facebook came together to help during the pandemic. With the school year looming, those groups are focusing on teachers.
...tissues to bulletin board decor to snacks to prizes for their prize box," Vi Vu, a special education teacher in a Central Texas school district, said. "Our particular school, we were given the OK to wear scrubs,...
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univision​.com
Nueva Zelanda cumple 100 días sin un nuevo caso de coronavirus mientras EEUU supera 5 millones de contagiados
...millones de contagios de coronavirus, según el recuento que realiza la Universidad Johns Hopkins. La principal potencia mundial es por lejos el país más afectado en términos absolutos en el mundo, con más de...
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Bryan-College Station Eagle
Police break up protests after Belarus presidential vote
...with more than 80% of the vote while the main challenger, Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya, a former English teacher and political novice, had about 8%. Tsikhanouskaya rejected the official claims, saying "I will...
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KGBT (CBS) 4 (Harlingen)   +1 other publication
Retirement on hold: Chan Gailey back at work for Dolphins
...said last winter after hiring Gailey. "And then I’ve just heard many great things about him as a teacher." Gailey said the offense he’s teaching has the same terminology and some of the same plays as when...
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McAllen Monitor   +2 other publications
Curriculum designers explore challenges of virtual fall semester
Alisa Garza, left, is a sixth-grade English teacher and curriculum designer at Longoria Middle School in Edinburg. (Courtesy photo) There are new reasons to have back-to-school jitters this year. The...
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KTSM NBC 9 El Paso
Las Cruces middle school teacher accused of sending explicit photos to a student
...Updated: Aug 9, 2020 / 08:16 PM MDT LAS CRUCES, New Mexico (KTSM) - A Las Cruces middle school teacher is accused of sending inappropriate photos to a student via Snapchat back in June. Ronald Goranson,...
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oaoa​.com   +1 other publication
Police, protesters clash after Belarus presidential vote
...deteriorating economy and Lukashenko's repression of the opposition coalesced around Tsikhanouskaya, a former teacher and the wife of a jailed opposition blogger, in large shows of support unusual for a country where...
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Midland Reporter Telegraph
Children with disabilities are regressing. How much is distance learning to blame?
...——— Albert Ruvalcaba was excited for his son, Mateo, when he was assigned to a special education teacher at Andrews Elementary School in Whittier. For kindergarten through second grade, Mateo would learn...
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Laredo Morning Times
Puerto Rico: Suspenden las primarias por falta de boletas
...de sucesión para ocupar el cargo ante la ausencia de un secretario de Estado. Por su parte, el principal opositor, el Partido Popular Democrático, que está a favor del estatus actual de Puerto Rico como...
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Bryan-College Station Eagle   +8 other publications
The Latest: School from crowd photo shifts to online classes
...social media showed hallways crowded with students, and many of them not wearing masks. The school’s principal notified parents Saturday that six students and three staff members had tested positive for the...
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KTRK ABC 13 Houston
Protests break out across Belarus following contested election
...country, and I hope that tomorrow there will only be good news. Please stop the violence." A former teacher until a few months ago, Tikhanovskaya was a stay-at-home mother but became a candidate after her...
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KPRC NBC 2 Houston   +15 other publications
Puerto Rico halts primary voting in centers lacking ballots
...they urged voters to still show up at centers that remained open. Yadira Pizarro, a 44-year-old teacher, ran out of patience at a shuttered voting center in Carolina where she had waited more than four...
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KCBD (NBC) 11 (Lubbock)   +2 other publications
Georgia school with large crowds reports positive virus cases, closes for cleaning
...School parents Sunday notifying them that it would be closed Monday and Tuesday, WSB reported. The principal of the school, located in a suburb west of Atlanta, told parents in a letter a day earlier that...
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Bryan-College Station Eagle
How to prepare for the prospect of more e-learning
...example, illustrate how kids are edging toward goals or milestones in various aspects of their lives. Teacher Resources Record Book Amazon Teacher Resources Record Book, $4.99 at Amazon Use a teacher...
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Bryan-College Station Eagle   +1 other publication
US tops 5 million Covid-19 cases, with five states making up more than 40% of tally
...crowded hallways, six students and three staffers have contracted the virus, according to a letter the principal sent to parents, which was obtained by The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. At least 260 students...
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KTVT CBS 11 Ft​. Worth
US Surpasses 5 Million COVID-19 Cases, Texas Among 5 States That Make Up More Than 40% Of Tally
...crowded hallways, six students and three staffers have contracted the virus, according to a letter the principal sent to parents, which was obtained by The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. At least 260 students...
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Corpus Christi Caller Times   +3 other publications
Drive the plastic highway? How a California company's innovative repaving process could lead to the 'holy grail' of road construction.
...jackets and carpets, which provide higher value than blending them into roads, said Ted Siegler, a principal in the Vermont consulting firm DSM Environmental Services. "All you’re doing is trying to take...
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San Antonio Express-News   +1 other publication
Rangers vencen a Angelinos con inusual error de 4 bases
...de 1.200 millones de dólares de los Rangers. El cuarto juego en Grandes Ligas para el prospecto principal de los Angelinos fue uno bastante complicado. Se ponchó en sus cuatro turnos mientras Texas completaba...
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KLTV 7   +4 other publications
Puerto Rico halts primary voting in centers lacking ballots
...they urged voters to still show up at centers that remained open. Yadira Pizarro, a 44-year-old teacher, ran out of patience at a shuttered voting center in Carolina where she had waited more than four...
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KLTV 7   +1 other publication
Georgia school with large crowds reports positive cases
...positive for COVID-19, days after viral photos showed the school’s hallways packed with people. The principal of North Paulding High School in a suburb west of Atlanta sent a letter Saturday to parents disclosing...
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Coppell Gazette
Former European champion has made swimming fun for Coppell
...held on to Mastebroek’s resume and told her that she needed to complete online modules to obtain her teacher certification. She did just that, and in June 2016, was hired by Coppell ISD as head swim coach and...
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KVUE ABC 24 Austin   +1 other publication
High School depicted in crowded viral photo announces 9 COVID cases
...that they have confirmed nine cases at the school. A letter obtained by 11Alive sent to parents by principal Gabe Carmona details what parents learned on Saturday. "We have anticipated that COVID-19 would...
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Houston Chronicle   +3 other publications
Georgia school shifting online after infections reported
...social media showed hallways crowded with students, and many of them not wearing masks. The school's principal notified parents Saturday that six students and three staff members had tested positive for the...
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Al Dia Dallas
Teachers union: It’s appalling that Texas leaders are ignoring health guidance to open schools
Misty Griffin was the kind of teacher every student wants and every parent dreams their child will have. She was a 14-year middle-school English language arts teacher at Dan. F. Long Middle School in the...
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San Antonio Express-News
School year like no other launches with chaos coast to coast
...instruction," DeSantis said, referring to his executive order. "I'm concerned about it." Angela Skilling, a teacher in Arizona's tiny Hayden Winkelman Unified School District, is terrified of going back. Over the...
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WOAI NBC 4 San Antonio   +6 other publications
Crowds, illegal gear threaten Oregon's pristine Crater Lake
...deteriorating economy and Lukashenko's repression of the opposition coalesced around Tsikhanouskaya, a former teacher and the wife of a jailed opposition blogger, in large shows of support unusual for a country where...
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KVIA ABC 7 El Paso
Georgia school seen in photo of a crowded hallway will briefly move to online learning after reporting 9 cases of Covid-19
...is not only about me being safe," she said. "It’s about everyone being safe because behind every teacher, student and staff member there is a family, there are friends, and I would just want to keep everyone...
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Lufkin Daily News
Georgia school with large crowds reports positive cases
...students and staff members at a Georgia high school have tested positive for the coronavirus, the principal said in a letter to parents after the school made headlines for online photos showing hallways packed...
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Galveston Daily News
Focus is on skills, not stage, for pandemic arts education
...their school. For example, a trumpet student at one school might be able to connect virtually with a teacher specializing in trumpet from another school, Washburn said. Despite the changes, students seem to...
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Midland Reporter Telegraph
Petition created to protest MISD’s re-entry plan
...an option for students to attend in person. Their case was made last week by an award-winning MISD teacher who went on to social media saying she would have signed a waiver to be back on campus in front of...
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KDFW Channel 4 - Dallas
Final preparations underway for North Texas districts starting their school year with virtual learning Monday
...district is also reaching out to families they haven’t yet heard from. "We had virtual "meet the teacher" last week, Thursday night and Friday, so most of the students were able to get online and connect...
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Houston Chronicle
Black resident attempts to claim ownership of Fort Bend monument honoring white supremacists
...instead of public places, then it’s a matter of civic activism," said Zale. Subhead Davis, who is a teacher in Alvin ISD, is an active member in the Richmond community. He’s run for city commissioner twice...
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KVIA ABC 7 El Paso
There’s a move to get Hollywood’s most prolific actor a star on the Walk of Fame
...there is a lot of hidden prejudice behind this industry. They don’t think of us, like I say, the principal person … And I try to fight against that." A star for James Hong is also recognition for every...
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Laredo Morning Times
Belarusan president claims big election victory as protests erupt
...his rule before the vote, after opposition groups united behind Tikhanovskaya, a 37-year-old former teacher, when other contenders were either jailed or kept off the ballot. The homemaker, who ran after her...
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KFDA-TV CBS 10 (Amarillo)   +1 other publication
Georgia school with large crowds reports positive cases
...positive for COVID-19, days after viral photos showed the school’s hallways packed with people. The principal of North Paulding High School in a suburb west of Atlanta sent a letter Saturday to parents disclosing...
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KXAS NBC 5 Ft​. Worth   +9 other publications
Puerto Rico Halts Primary Voting in Centers Lacking Ballots
...they urged voters to still show up at centers that remained open. Yadira Pizarro, a 44-year-old teacher, ran out of patience at a shuttered voting center in Carolina where she had waited more than four...
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KVIA ABC 7 El Paso
Frances Allen, pioneering computer scientist, is dead at the age of 88
...The New York State College for Teachers (now called SUNY Albany). After graduation, she became a teacher at a school in her hometown. Two years later, she enrolled at the University of Michigan where she...
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KVIA ABC 7 El Paso
Las Cruces school teacher arrested on child sex charge
...booking records. A school spokeswoman confirmed Sunday to ABC-7 that 23-year-old Ronald Goranson is a teacher at Mesa Middle School who is currently on administrative leave. According to a school website, Goranson...
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Bryan-College Station Eagle   +2 other publications
Police, protesters clash after Belarus presidential vote
...economy and Lukashenko's repression of the opposition coalesced around Tsikhanouskaya, an former teacher and the wife of a jailed opposition blogger, in large shows of support unusual for a country where...
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univision​.com
Dolor y rabia por la gran explosión en Beirut desatan violentos enfrentamientos en las calles la capital libanesa
...el Ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores. Algunos de los miles de personas que llegaron a la plaza principal de la capital de Líbano colgaron sogas anudadas, como para ahorcar a alguien, en la Plaza de los...
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Abilene Reporter-News
Longtime friend Ty McClary: Lari Dee Guy 'best female roper there ever has been'
...is that she has not been holding back helping her competition. "Lari Dee is as good a roper and teacher as there is," he said. "You need to teach other people." Talented people sometimes get "balled up...
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Marshall News Messenger   +2 other publications
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Police, protesters clash after Belarus presidential vote
...economy and Lukashenko's repression of the opposition coalesced around Tsikhanouskaya, an former teacher and the wife of a jailed opposition blogger, in large shows of support unusual for a country where...
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KGNS-TV (Laredo)
Interest in home school increases amid pandemic
Local mother and high school teacher shares her experience Published: Aug. 9, 2020 at 3:10 PM CDT|Updated: 1 hour ago LAREDO, Tex. (KGNS) -With the start of the new school year right around the corner...
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Laredo Morning Times
Laredo TSTA president warns of pending statewide teacher shortage
... Photo: Cuate Santos / Laredo Morning Times Laredo TSTA president warns of pending statewide teacher shortage Back to Gallery The Texas State Teachers Association is a 3.2-million-member organization...
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Denton Chronicle
UNT moves its signature literature and journalism conference to online-only
...This will be the 16th year of the conference and its theme is "20/20: Bringing Truth Into Focus." A principal lecturer at UNT’s Mayborn School of Journalism, organizer Neil Foote said the theme was decided...
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Del Rio News-Herald
Jack Raymond Skiles
...McCarty at Sul Ross and they married on Sept. 1, 1951 in Mertzon. He began his career as a science teacher and junior high principal at Rankin. He was curator of the Sandhills Museum in Monahans for several...
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San Antonio Express-News   +6 other publications
Georgia school with large crowds reports positive cases
...students and staff members at a Georgia high school have tested positive for the coronavirus, the principal said in a letter to parents after the school made headlines for online photos showing hallways packed...
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Fairfield Freestone County Times
Jesus’ Ministry
...you will all likewise perish." (NASU) In a few short lines, the Creator of the Universe and Master Teacher said twice, "I tell you, no, but unless you repent, you will all likewise perish." If you do not...
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McAllen Monitor   +1 other publication
Sea Turtle, Inc. receives interactive virtual learning program award
...Turtle, Inc. through the use of Zoom. "My students thoroughly enjoyed our program," a second grade teacher stated in a review of Sea Turtle, Inc.’s program. "They continue to talk about it and refer back...
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Corpus Christi Caller Times   +3 other publications
'Totally unacceptable': Testing delays force labs to prioritize COVID tests for some, not others
Ken Alltucker USA TODAY David Rohlfing, a Queens resident and high school English teacher, attended outdoor picnics, an outdoor bar and a Black Lives Matter protest earlier this summer. Though he did...
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KSAT ABC 12 San Antonio
Puerto Rico's primaries marred by lack of ballots
...people not expected to return to voting centers once they opened. Yadira Pizarro, a 44-year-old teacher, was running out of patience at a shuttered voting center in Carolina where she had already waited...
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Laredo Morning Times
Thousands of women fought against the right to vote; their reasons still resonate today
...homemakers, Andrea Dodge chose not to have children. She focused on her career instead, working as a teacher in the Head Start program and ultimately working her way to a job as a federal auditor for the program....
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New Braunfels Herald Zeitung
Georgia school with large crowds reports positive cases
...students and staff members at a Georgia high school have tested positive for the coronavirus, the principal said in a letter to parents after the school made headlines for online photos showing hallways packed...
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Focus Daily News
Back To School Shopping: Face Masks
...to wearing a face covering. They have over 100 fun and preppy designs perfect for the student or teacher in your life at only $12 each. Oh and if you really want to "show off" get a matching belt or bow...
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Dallas Post Tribune
Two Oak Cliff-area schools recognized as International Baccalaureate Candidates
...international mindedness for Peeler students, Peeler teachers and our Oak Cliff Community," said Principal Janie Carballo. "We are ready for this transformative experience!" Garcia Middle has been selected...
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KWKT Channel 44 - Waco
Puerto Rico’s primaries marred by lack of ballots
...people not expected to return to voting centers once they opened. Yadira Pizarro, a 44-year-old teacher, was running out of patience at a shuttered voting center in Carolina where she had already waited...
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Telemundo Amarillo
Expertos: Dejar a las mascotas de la familia después de la cuarentena podría causar ansiedad por separación
...perros les ha ayudado. Para aquellos que no pueden pagar la guardería de perros, la entrenadora principal de Off Leash, Shelley Bayless, dice que hay síntomas de los cuales debe estar pendiente. Ella dice...
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Houston Chronicle   +2 other publications
Puerto Rico's primaries marred by lack of ballots
...people not expected to return to voting centers once they opened. Yadira Pizarro, a 44-year-old teacher, was running out of patience at a shuttered voting center in Carolina where she had already waited...
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Abilene Reporter-News
It may be what it is in Abilene, but we still a say in how it will be
...from home, and moving student seating farther apart in classrooms. Will there even be a meet-the-teacher night at your campus? Fall sports workouts have begun, as they do the first full week in August....
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KTRK ABC 13 Houston   +1 other publication
10 months after Hard Rock collapse, bodies inside to be removed
...Heaslip Engineering, LLC., was fined $154,214. James Heaslip, founder of the company, which was the principal engineer on the Hard Rock project, did not respond to ABC News' request for comment. An attorney...
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Bryan-College Station Eagle   +1 other publication
ClearTheList Foundation Says Teachers Need More Virtual Learning Tools
...mobile whiteboards. Q: Why do teachers tend to come up short with needed supplies? Jones: As a teacher, I know first-hand the struggles educators face preparing their classrooms during the back-to-school...
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Spring Observer   +1 other publication
3-D images from ultrasounds allow blind parents to feel their infant's face
...is estimated to be about $1.40, and each print takes about 3.5 hours. Pamela Lauer, a high school teacher in Snow Hill, Md., was the first parent at Johns Hopkins to receive a 3-D print of her baby's face....
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Beaumont Enterprise
Bilingual parents struggle as BISD registration deadline looms
...coronavirus earlier this summer, said she has called officials across the board, from her child’s teacher to the administration help numbers that have been set up to assist parents with the process, to no...
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San Antonio Express-News   +2 other publications
Nine people test positive for the coronavirus at Georgia school where photos of packed hallways went viral
...three staff members at North Paulding High School have reported testing positive for the virus, Principal Gabe Carmona wrote in the letter, which was first reported by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution....
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Houston Chronicle   +3 other publications
Humble ISD teachers worry about safety as they prepare to...
8 1of8Jessica Nolan, an English teacher at Kingwood Park High School, resigned from Humble ISD amid safety concerns. Nolan and her husband descided their four children would attend school virtual for...
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Houston Chronicle
Texas City, Beirut linked by dangers of ammonium nitrate
...Additionally, there's also the memories of survivors like Vera Bell Gary, now 94, who was working as a teacher at Lincoln High School on the west side of Texas City. She recalled multiple explosions that morning,...
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KEYE CBS 42 Austin
Expert says virus transmits easier in schools with inadequate HVAC systems
...windows, doors and use fans to reduce transmission—unless it poses a safety risk. Austin ISD’s teacher union Education Austin has urged the district to assess their HVAC systems. CBS Austin reached...
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KSAT ABC 12 San Antonio
San Antonio educator in support of virtual learning to help keep students, staff safe from COVID-19
...despite the ongoing surge in coronavirus cases in the area. President of San Antonio Alliance of Teacher and Support Personnel Alejandra Lopez joined Leading SA on Sunday to discuss the reopening plan and...
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Harlingen Valley Morning Star
San Benito CISD discusses reopening plan
...assignments via the grade level identified learning platform. The second way is if they interact with the teacher virtually in live sessions. Lastly, is if they complete and submit their assignments via email, submit...
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Corpus Christi Caller Times   +3 other publications
Education: These are some of the best public high schools in the US, by state
...school rating system accounts for a range of factors, including student and parent survey responses, teacher absenteeism, standardized test scores, and other measures of academic performance. A full methodological...
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Fort Worth Star Telegram
Those who know Derek Chauvin say they would not have predicted his killing of George Floyd
...Chauvin only when he stood, walking as if he were still deployed back in Germany. "As my old Bible teacher used to say, the road to hell was paved with good intentions. And I think old Derek was on the highway...
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KXAS NBC 5 Ft​. Worth
Small Farmers Left Behind in Trump Administration's COVID-19 Relief Package
...larger operations tremendously," said Lonnie Sigler, an Alabama rancher and high school agriscience teacher. "But for a person like myself that sells once every six months, it's hard to see how it can help...
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San Antonio Express-News
Here's what is actually in Trump's four executive orders
...helps relieve the financial burden on millions of Americans. But the debt is not canceled forever. Principal payments are due on Dec. 31 and full payments are slated to restart Jan. 1. 5. What happens next...
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KTEN (NBC) 10 (Denison)
Jill Biden plans to continue to teach if she becomes first lady
...President Joe Biden, is elected president and she becomes first lady, she plans to continue her work as a teacher. "I would love to. If we get to the White House, I'm going to continue to teach," she said in an...
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univision​.com   +2 other publications
El impacto que ha tenido el covid-19 en las prisiones de Estados Unidos
...millones de contagios de coronavirus, según el recuento que realiza la Universidad Johns Hopkins. La principal potencia mundial es por lejos el país más afectado en términos absolutos en el mundo, con más de...
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Dallas Morning News
Letters to the Editor - Infrastructure, debate demands, kneeling, Texas politics, school opening
...California, Illinois, New York, etc.? Was it the need to work, the high cost of living, the lack of school choice for your children, the excessive crime rate? Why did you move to Texas? Was it to obtain work,...
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KWBU Public Radio
How This Conservative Florida County Became A Surprise 2020 Battleground
U.S. history teacher Monique Sampson recently decided to vote for Joe Biden. She still doesn't like many of Biden's policies, and she's not thrilled he's the presumptive Democratic nominee. But a summer...
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San Antonio Express-News   +6 other publications
New Mexico dance studio closing after a half-century run
...mother learn from her the dance style as well — mother was now the student and the daughter was the teacher. Salb took what she learned, brought it back to the studio and began with just a handful of students....
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KPRC NBC 2 Houston   +6 other publications
US kids, parents perform DIY tests for coronavirus science
...Allergy and Infectious Diseases. The institute is paying for the research. As a mom, former school teacher and scientist, Hartert is anxious to help fill in the gaps. She acknowledges it’s possible that none...
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San Antonio Express-News
Abrupt change to census deadline could result in an undercount of Latino and Black communities
...to be undercounted are typically also the most marginalized in the country, said Diana Elliott, a principal research associate at the Urban Institute, a nonpartisan think tank. That includes communities of...
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New Braunfels Herald Zeitung
Comal ISD pushes forward with COVID plans over objections of teachers
...district trustees Thursday night. "We don’t feel like we have a voice," Kate Fraser, a U.S. History teacher at CISD’s Danville Middle School, said before commissioners Thursday. "Never once have we been asked...
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Laredo Morning Times
A History of Violence: Why I Loved Cop Shows, and Why They Must Change
...follow Prez as he tries to atone for past sins in his new career as a nurturing middle school math teacher.) Prez and Perez are separated by a single letter. The Wire story arc was more prominent and more...
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Paris News
EDITORIAL: School reopening choices belong at local level
...some parents are comfortable with the idea of sending their children back to school and some aren’t. Teacher surveys by local school districts show some are comfortable getting back in the classroom while others...
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Paris News
Justiss Elementary principal names 4th quarter honor roll for 2019-20
Special to The Paris News Aug 9, 2020 3 hrs ago 0 Justiss Elementary School Principal Renee Elmore has announced the 4th quarter honor rolls for the 2019-20 school year. A Honor Roll First-grade:...
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Fort Worth Star Telegram
Children with disabilities are regressing. How much is distance learning to blame?
...said. Albert Ruvalcaba was excited for his son, Mateo, when he was assigned to a special education teacher at Andrews Elementary School in Whittier. For kindergarten through second grade, Mateo would learn...
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Beaumont Enterprise
School official under fire for Black Lives Matter support
...racism is an insignificant issue in the county. Others disagree. Lee Franklin, a retired longtime teacher in Queen Anne’s County, and her husband, Jeff, both white, lead a group called the Sunday Supper...
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San Antonio Express-News
Masks in class? Many questions as Germans go back to school
...Press Updated 7:44 am CDT, Sunday, August 9, 2020 File---File picture taken Aug.3, 2020 shows teacher Francie Keller welcoming the pupils of class 3c in her classroom in the Lankow primary school to...
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Greenville Herald Banner
Some Cool Cats: Yznaga fills walls of local elementary school, area library
...coming out into the hallway, that it is the first thing that you see," Yznaga said. Carver Assistant Principal Melissa Yost expressed the appreciation that the children and staff have expressed about Yznaga’s...
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San Antonio Express-News   +1 other publication
Creative connections: Greenwich’s Whitby holds All School Virtual Art Show
..."There was never a thought of not having an art show this year," said Amy Budzelek, middle school art teacher at Whitby School. "There’s always a huge surge of student creativity for the art show, primarily...
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San Antonio Express-News   +1 other publication
Greenwich superintendent to take part in two virtual conversations
...equity and inclusion at Greens Farms Academy in Westport; and Ann Neary, a National Board certified teacher from Staples High School in Westport. The [email protected] event is part of a series of conversations that...
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San Antonio Express-News   +1 other publication
Presidente de Bielorrusia afronta un desafío en elecciones
...domingo Tatiana Protasevich, de 24 años, en un centro de votación en Minsk. El jefe de gabinete de la principal candidata de oposición, Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya, fue detenido el sábado por la noche supuestamente...
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Dallas City Biz   +1 other publication
Apache Prices $1.25 Billion Notes Offering
...-- Apache Corporation (NASDAQ: APA) today announced that it has priced $500 million in aggregate principal amount of 4.625% notes due 2025 and $750 million in aggregate principal amount of 4.875% notes due...
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Waco Tribune Herald
HI-House-1-nominated
...walls sits one of the poorest, least literate communities in the nation. Govt. & Politics Principal drops penalty for Georgia teen over school photos ATLANTA (AP) — A Georgia high school student...
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Marshall News Messenger
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Marshall community says goodbye to biggest fan, supporter
... "It’s going to be a big loss," said Joe Martino, longtime Marshall resident, former MISD coach, teacher and principal who also video records the Mavericks’ football games. "It’s going to be strange not...
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KTEN (NBC) 10 (Denison)
There's a move to get Hollywood's most prolific actor a star on the Walk of Fame
...there is a lot of hidden prejudice behind this industry. They don't think of us, like I say, the principal person ... And I try to fight against that." A star for James Hong is also recognition for every...
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Waco Tribune Herald
HI-House-2-nominated
...walls sits one of the poorest, least literate communities in the nation. Govt. & Politics Principal drops penalty for Georgia teen over school photos ATLANTA (AP) — A Georgia high school student...
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Houston Chronicle   +2 other publications
Masks in class? Many questions as Germans go back to school
...may or may not work.Photo: Sebastian Scheiner, AP 2of8File---File picture taken Aug.3, 2020 shows teacher Francie Keller welcoming the pupils of class 3c in her classroom in the Lankow primary school to...
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Beaumont Enterprise
Jane Ansalee Stovall Davidson
...national, state and local level. She served as a member of the National Future Homemakers of America Teacher Education Task Force 1981-1984 giving emphasis to the development of leadership skills in youth....
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Bryan-College Station Eagle
DAVE SAYS: Savings squared away? Then it’s time to build your wealth
...401(k). For wealth building beyond that, I’d get with a good investment pro — one with the heart of a teacher — and dive into some growth stock mutual funds. You could have a lot of money piled up just by the...
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Amarillo Globe-News
Wendler: COVID-19 is a driver when it comes to school choice
...responsive public university in the coming years, thanks, in part, to COVID-19. Walter V. Wendler is President of West Texas A&M University. His weekly columns are available at http://walterwendler.com/.
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Longview News Journal
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This woman hunts for photos and other treasures left in used books - then returns them to their owners
...pages of used paperbacks. "It’s kind of like a scavenger hunt," said Smreker, 30, a high school teacher who lives in Oklahoma City. Most often, she finds plane tickets, receipts, dried flowers, business...
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Dallas Morning News
Can schools deliver a better distance learning experience this fall?
...personal duties. Teachers are broken into grade-level teams so students always have access to an expert teacher during those 12 hours, making it flexible for parents too. Rather than forming school teams, they...
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Temple Daily Telegram
A flexible business: Yoga studio bends over backward to stay viable during pandemic
...maintaining proper physical-distancing. "And all of the students there are wearing masks, but the teacher does not since we’re far enough away from the students," Schreiner said. Schreiner stressed how...
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Waco Tribune Herald
Shehorn, Dores
...First Methodist Waco and then Robinson Drive Methodist. At First Methodist, she was a Sunday School teacher for several years at the 5th and Jackson location. At Robinson Drive, Dores continually helped in...
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Longview News Journal
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The great decluttering of 2020: The pandemic has inspired a clean-out of American homes
...Garver, a teacher’s assistant, reclaimed a former playroom to turn it into a study area with spaces for her three kids. Rubin’s crew hauled out a truckload of old shelving units, unwanted craft projects ...
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Waco Tribune Herald
Kahele wins Hawaii Democratic primary for Congress
...walls sits one of the poorest, least literate communities in the nation. Govt. & Politics Principal drops penalty for Georgia teen over school photos ATLANTA (AP) — A Georgia high school student...
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El Paso Herald Post
UTEP Alum from ’66 Team challenges others to work toward racial equality
... Ann Templeton, a 1989 UTEP graduate and the oldest of the Myers’ children, serves as assistant principal at Chandler High School in Arizona. She is proud of the school’s diverse student body and the work...
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Bryan-College Station Eagle
Hilde, Dr. Thomas Wayne Clark
...research expeditions and inspired many students to become successful marine geophysicists. He was a teacher-mentor-researcher to his many students over the years, followed their careers closely and was proud...
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Laredo Morning Times
Garden at Mason City school is in full 'Monarch Mania'
...it’s there, but it’s kind of off to the east side of the sports complex," retired Newman Catholic teacher Patty Ohl told the Mason City Globe Gazette. "It’s in a really good area. It’s accessible to water...
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Waco Tribune Herald
HI-Uncontested
...walls sits one of the poorest, least literate communities in the nation. Govt. & Politics Principal drops penalty for Georgia teen over school photos ATLANTA (AP) — A Georgia high school student...
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Austin American-Statesman
Letters to the editor: Aug. 9, 2020
...principle was to seek excellence Re: Aug. 1 article, "Readers recall Austin ‘model for excellence’ Principal McGee" and July 16 article, "Austin History: Trailblazing principal ‘broke the good ol’ boy network...
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Laredo Morning Times
Trump y Biden, a tres meses de la elección
...COVID-19 Hay muchos temas en la agenda nacional, pero hoy la pandemia COVID-19 se mantiene como el principal tema de la conversación nacional. Mientras las tasas de positividad y hospitalización mantienen...
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KTVT CBS 11 Ft​. Worth
Speakers Were Required To Attend Keller ISD Board Meeting In Person, Now There’s A Possible COVID-19 Exposure
...said. Sempeles is a Keller ISD parent, who spoke on behalf of his friend — an immune-compromised teacher who couldn’t risk showing up. "She was scared. She wanted to have her voice heard but she could...
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KCEN TV
Local motorcycle club donates money, supplies to school districts
...pandemic going on, this is going to a good cause and going to really help out." Amy Stone, the principal of Mart Elementary School, expressed that gestures like this show the strength of the community....
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Waco Tribune Herald
EDITORIAL: City, medical officials must avoid alleged failures of fired health director
...Schools get one chance to do it right In today’s opinion section, former aerospace engineer and teacher Gary W. Johnson of McGregor briefly outlines how our political system has fo… Editorial EDITORIAL:...
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San Angelo Standard Times
Jack Raymond Skiles
...McCarty at Sul Ross and they married on Sept. 1, 1951 in Mertzon. He began his career as a science teacher and junior high principal at Rankin. He was curator of the Sandhills Museum in Monahans for several...
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Houston Chronicle   +1 other publication
League City Little League all-star teams start District 14 tourney well
...Cherilynn Eggleston, traveled in from Fredricksburg to watch the action this weekend. Bill Eggleston is a teacher at Heritage Christian School and they’re expecting to have in-class instruction to start the school...
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Laredo Morning Times
Renuncia locutor de la BBC por uso de insulto racial
...8, 2020 ARCHIVO - En imagen de archivo del miércoles 19 de julio de 2017 se muestra la entrada principal de la sede de la BBC en Londres. (AP Foto/Frank Augstein, archivo) ARCHIVO - En imagen de archivo...
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oaoa​.com   +2 other publications
Rimini Street anuncia los resultados financieros del segundo trimestre fiscal de 2020
...que cambiaron de Oracle o SAP al soporte de Rimini Street, incluidas las siguientes: Kakao, la principal compañía de Internet de Corea del Sur; Proton, el primer fabricante de automóviles de Malasia;...
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San Antonio Express-News   +1 other publication
'No group has been more deserving of the celebration here tonight'
...community up. "No group has been more deserving of the celebration here tonight," she added. Meridian teacher and senior class advisor Sarah Larges then addressed the graduates and talked about the recent death...
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Longview News Journal
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Schools start welcoming students back Monday; staff are preparing details for safety on school day
...home for distance learning. The virtual learning could be asynchronous — meaning the student and teacher are not engaged at the same time — or synchronous — meaning the teacher and student are engaged at...
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Texarkana Gazette
Cadillac debuts all-electric Lyriq crossover
...The automotive market is going to gradually change over to electrics, said Stephanie Brinley, a principal automotive analyst for IHS Markit. "This is not a five-year long game; this is a decades-long game,"...
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Texarkana Gazette
Frances Allen, who helped hardware understand software, dies at 88
...at Albany, part of the State University of New York). Returning to Peru, she worked briefly as a teacher. Her sister, Catherine, was among her students. Allen earned a master's degree in mathematics at...
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Waco Tribune Herald
Most McLennan County districts to reopen this month for 'most unusual school year'
...recommendations from local health officials. Staff photo — Jerry Larson H.G. Isbill Junior High Principal Kelly Tharpe paints markers on the floor to aid social distancing when McGregor students return...
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San Antonio Express-News   +1 other publication
Georgia Urban, longtime jazz writer, dies at 93
...the Coalition Against Apartheid and Racism. Active in the Leonard Hospital Auxiliary and the parent-teacher associations in the Lansingburgh schools, for years she was also the organist for St. Basil’s Greek...
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San Antonio Express-News   +1 other publication
States race to pass policing reforms
...type of issue particularly, is not something I've ever seen previously," Amber Widgery, a program principal on criminal justice issues at the National Conference of State Legislatures. Since Floyd's death...
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San Antonio Express-News   +2 other publications
Committee co-chair: Members should approach work with ‘grace’
...the renaming of the high school and freshman high school include Young Women Leadership Academy Principal Jennifer Seybert, teachers Beau Garza and Ellen Boyd and two students, whose names were not released....
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San Antonio Express-News   +1 other publication
IDEA Converse ready to open doors
By Jeff B. Flinn Published 7:00 pm CDT, Saturday, August 8, 2020 IDEA Converse College Prep Principal Joseph Lowe stands outside the new school’s front door. The campus opens Tuesday, Aug. 11, to 450...
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San Antonio Express-News   +1 other publication
Another factor in long commutes: Climate change
...expect over the lifetime of a road," said Jayne Knott, a civil and environmental engineer who is principal and senior scientist at JFK Environmental Services. "The problem with that is, when you build...
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San Antonio Express-News   +1 other publication
Funcionarios de Hong Kong y China critican sanciones de EEUU
...critican sanciones de EEUU Back to Gallery HONG KONG (AP) — La jefa ejecutiva de Hong Kong y el principal representante de China en la ciudad arremetieron el sábado contra Estados Unidos después que el...
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KXAS NBC 5 Ft​. Worth
Amid a Racial Reckoning, Teachers Are Reconsidering How History Is Taught
...messaging that people were not here thousands of years before Columbus," said Stefanie Wager, a former teacher in Des Moines, Iowa, who is president of the National Council for the Social Studies. As the nation...
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Tyler Morning Telegraph
Some not in favor of schools' name changes to Tyler Legacy and Tyler High
...There appears to be no school responsibility for the school on supervision or follow up. Page 25: Teacher sets up distancing. What is that distance? How can the teachers be reasonably protected under this...
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KAMR-TV NBC 4 (Amarillo)
Some working moms forced to put careers on hold
...are different now from closed daycares to kids learning virtually at home instead of at school. Teacher Sarah Parra says, "It didn’t really make sense for me to go to work and pay somebody else to be home...
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San Antonio Express-News   +1 other publication
California surpasses 10,000 deaths as Trump signs economic relief orders
...which communities are most at risk and on the timing of safe reopening," Ponce, who is also the principal investigator of the California Health Interview Survey, wrote in an email. The debacle has clouded...
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KCEN TV
'Eight weeks of money and now they want it back' Unemployed substitute teachers required to payback Kentucky
..."We’ve never been paid before during the summer, and that’s fine," Joe Conder, 69, a JCPS substitute teacher for 5 years, said. "But this summer is different." Conder claims that because of the pandemic and...
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univision​.com
Trump firma órdenes ejecutivas para extender ayudas del coronavirus, pese a dudas sobre la autoridad que tiene para hacerlo
...restricciones de viaje impuestas por la pandemia, según el sitio web de Air India. Según Shailaja Teacher, ministra de Salud de Kerala, los trabajadores de rescate, a quienes agradeció por su labor, tuvieron...
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Telemundo Austin
Experto dice virus se transmite fácilmente en escuelas con sistemas de HVAC inadecuados
...partículas se agotan más rápido. "Lo que sabemos sobre el virus que se transmite por el aire es el modo principal de transmisión", dice Al-Momen. El CDC recomienda a las escuelas que abran ventanas y puertas y...
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Fort Worth Star Telegram
Archdiocese of Detroit bars 2 LGBTQ Catholic groups
...in alignment with its teachings. In another case, the Archdiocese of Detroit fired in June a music teacher who is a lesbian after she married another woman. Conservative Catholics have been pushing the Archdiocese...
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Waco Tribune Herald
Black Lives Matter supporters hold demonstration in Nevada
...walls sits one of the poorest, least literate communities in the nation. Govt. & Politics Principal drops penalty for Georgia teen over school photos ATLANTA (AP) — A Georgia high school student...
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Waco Tribune Herald
SC official regrets not voicing concerns with virus response
...walls sits one of the poorest, least literate communities in the nation. Govt. & Politics Principal drops penalty for Georgia teen over school photos ATLANTA (AP) — A Georgia high school student...
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KTSM NBC 9 El Paso   +2 other publications
Congress confronts challenges of reopening schools
...education and public health officials. "We are all worried about the struggle of returning to school," teacher Angela Skillings said. While teaching summer school, Skillings says she contracted COVID-19. She...
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Waco Tribune Herald
Bypassing Congress, Trump defers payroll tax, extends unemployment benefits as negotiations on coronavirus package stall
...walls sits one of the poorest, least literate communities in the nation. Govt. & Politics Principal drops penalty for Georgia teen over school photos ATLANTA (AP) — A Georgia high school student...
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univision​.com   +1 other publication
Trump firma órdenes ejecutivas para extender ayudas del coronavirus, pese a dudas sobre la autoridad que tiene para hacerlo
...restricciones de viaje impuestas por la pandemia, según el sitio web de Air India. Según Shailaja Teacher, ministra de Salud de Kerala, los trabajadores de rescate, a quienes agradeció por su labor, tuvieron...
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univision​.com
Trump firma órdenes ejecutivas para extender ayudas del coronavirus, pese a dudas sobre la autoridad que tiene para hacerlo
...restricciones de viaje impuestas por la pandemia, según el sitio web de Air India. Según Shailaja Teacher, ministra de Salud de Kerala, los trabajadores de rescate, a quienes agradeció por su labor, tuvieron...
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San Antonio Express-News   +1 other publication
Van Aert gana clásico Milán-San Remo
...Alaphilippe finalizó con el mismo registro y el australiano Michael Matthews cruzó tercero con el pelotón principal, dos segundos después. El belga Wout Van Aert, derecha, celebra en el podio con el francés Julian...
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Bryan-College Station Eagle
One death, 16 new COVID-19 cases in Brazos County on Saturday
...since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. Bryan College Station Local News Former Caldwell teacher accused of improper relationship pleads guilty to injury of a child A former Caldwell High School...
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KAMC (ABC) 28 (Lubbock)
Student’s school suspension revoked after her photo of crowded hallway goes viral
...that negatively impact the school’s reputation. Lynne Watters, Hannah’s mom, wrote a letter to the principal of NPHS objecting to her daughter’s punishment. With Hannah’s suspension lifted Friday morning,...
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univision​.com   +3 other publications
Medios: Trump firmará orden ejecutiva para extender ayudas del coronavirus, pese a dudas sobre la autoridad que tiene para hacerlo
...restricciones de viaje impuestas por la pandemia, según el sitio web de Air India. Según Shailaja Teacher, ministra de Salud de Kerala, los trabajadores de rescate, a quienes agradeció por su labor, tuvieron...
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KPRC NBC 2 Houston
‘If not now, when?’: Black women seize political spotlight
...giddy. "Are you Charisse Davis?" the fourth-grader asked. Davis was stunned. A former kindergarten teacher and librarian, she was more accustomed to shuttling her two sons to basketball practice than being...
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Houston Chronicle   +2 other publications
A look at how three Houston private schools are handling reopening
...able to interact with those students who are on campus, they will be able to interact with their teacher." The plan is for the hybrid model to begin on Sept. 8, though Armistead acknowledges the school...
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Houston Chronicle   +1 other publication
Need a gardening teacher? UMaine has one for you
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Maine's university system is providing gardening buddies. The University of Maine Cooperative Extension said it's launching a program to match gardeners of different experience levels....
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Four Points News
St. Luke’s on the Lake marks 60 years in Four Points
... "I think everyone in our church agrees that (Rev. Wyckoff) is a gifted preacher and a wonderful teacher. He has a way of taking scripture and making even someone from Louisiana understand it. That would...
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Telemundo Houston   +2 other publications
Furia en Beirut tras mortal explosión: más de 100 heridos, primer ministro propone elecciones anticipadas
...el Ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores. Algunos de los miles de personas que llegaron a la plaza principal de la capital de Líbano colgaron sogas simbólicas en la Plaza de los Mártires para que, dijeron,...
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KUT Austin
Máscaras Y Distanciamiento Social Son Clave Para Reabrir Y Mantener Escuelas Abiertas, Dice Escott
Read this story in English. El principal médico de Salud Pública de Austin (APH, en inglés) dice que le preocupa que pueda haber un aumento en los casos de coronavirus y en las hospitalizaciones. Durante...
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Waco Tribune Herald   +1 other publication
Aranda shows adaptability during coronavirus crisis
...He picks things up really well and has a great ability to communicate with players. He’s a great teacher of the game of football." Aranda spent a month as Southern Utah’s defensive coordinator before...
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KVUE ABC 24 Austin
Thousands more school supply kits needed in 'For the Children' drive
...school supplies that will make a huge difference for families in the community. Veronica Sharp, the principal at T.A. Brown Elementary School, has seen that firsthand. "Some children do not have the basic...
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KPRC NBC 2 Houston
‘Best of the best’: Houston hotel ranked one of the country’s finest on new listing of the best hotels
...so much, and to make it to the top of TripAdvisor’s list is worth celebrating," said Jay Shinn, principal partner. "The Lancaster team always seeks to please and to make each stay exceptional, and this...
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Corpus Christi Caller Times   +3 other publications
250 students and staff quarantined in Georgia school district after one week of school
...Watters, 15, tweeted Friday that she was no longer suspended and told the Associated Press that her principal called her mother, apologized, and completely removed her punishment, leaving her surprised and...
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Houston Chronicle   +1 other publication
Spring Branch ISD balancing multiple objectives in reopening plan
...ISD is located at 2121 Ojeman Road in Houston.Photo: Spring Branch ISD 3of4Glenda Frutiz, student-teacher, Westwood Elementary School in Spring Branch ISD, records a read along book for her students from...
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Waco Tribune Herald
Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows
...after recovering from a mild case of COVID-19, the White House said. Govt. & Politics Principal drops penalty for Georgia teen over school photos ATLANTA (AP) — A Georgia high school student...
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Austin American-Statesman
Schools face big virus test as students return to classroom
...classes outside can make a big difference in keeping the virus at bay, even if an infected student or teacher shows up, Allen said. 'We need to get a bit more creative with schools,' he said. 'If we don't do...
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Laredo Morning Times   +1 other publication
Black sorority that faced racism in suffrage movement refused to walk away
...stage. And marching nearby was Vashti Turley Murphy, a stylish woman who was pursuing a career as a teacher. Segregated in the back of the suffrage parade by its White organizers, the Deltas and other African...
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oaoa​.com
Retirement on hold: Chan Gailey back at work for Dolphins
...said last winter after hiring Gailey. "And then I’ve just heard many great things about him as a teacher." Gailey said the offense he's teaching has the same terminology and some of the same plays as when...
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KLTV 7   +5 other publications
Schools face big virus test as students return to classroom
...classes outside can make a big difference in keeping the virus at bay, even if an infected student or teacher shows up, Allen said. "We need to get a bit more creative with schools," he said. "If we don’t...
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Dallas Morning News
Dallas Cowboys yoga teacher opens her second DFW-area studio in Southlake
Dallas Cowboys long snapper L.P. LaDouceur is among Soul Sweat Hot Yoga's clients. His connection led to the team having the studio's co-owner, Melinda Nag, teach yoga as part of their conditioning efforts....
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Waco Tribune Herald
Guam bars to close for 2 weeks after rise in virus cases
...after recovering from a mild case of COVID-19, the White House said. Govt. & Politics Principal drops penalty for Georgia teen over school photos ATLANTA (AP) — A Georgia high school student...
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Fort Worth Star Telegram
Trump’s path to winning Pa. runs through small Rust Belt towns - like one near Biden’s hometown
...a book club meeting. "But the town has become very, very conservative." Tomaine, a retired math teacher, recalled the famous adage by the Democratic strategist James Carville, who once described Pennsylvania...
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Waco Tribune Herald
Adkins will take COVID test after supporter tests positive
...after recovering from a mild case of COVID-19, the White House said. Govt. & Politics Principal drops penalty for Georgia teen over school photos ATLANTA (AP) — A Georgia high school student...
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Houston Chronicle   +6 other publications
To save the Apalachicola oyster fishery, shut it down
...study the oysters and devise a long-term management plan, said Felicia Coleman, one of the group’s principal investigators. "People are full of hope, but they understand this is like the last shot," she said....
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Huntsville Item
Ready for school
...everything that has happened since March. I definitely miss my kids," Huntsville Elementary School teacher Suzanna Salazar said. With around two months left in the 2019-20 school year, teachers had to alter...
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Bryan-College Station Eagle   +2 other publications
Americans are moving around too much and taking coronavirus with them, expert says
Only $5 for 5 months CNN's Chris Cuomo talks to Ashley Newman, a Georgia teacher who resigned after her county decided to go back to school despite high coronavirus case numbers. Covid-19 precautions...
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San Antonio Express-News   +2 other publications
Trump sent agents to quell unrest, but protest is what Portland does best
...worn the insults of Republican presidents as points of pride. On a recent night, a middle school teacher wearing a Mighty Mouse T-shirt, rainbow-striped leggings and a cloth face mask adorned with cherries...
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Bryan-College Station Eagle
Motels are having a moment. It's a coronavirus thing
...where "the only natural light came in off the parking lot," said hotel architect Michael Strohmer, a principal at HKS. "What if a developer was looking to reinvent the roadside hotel," he said, by putting the...
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Waco Tribune Herald
Judge rules Anchorage diner must halt indoor dining
...after recovering from a mild case of COVID-19, the White House said. Govt. & Politics Principal drops penalty for Georgia teen over school photos ATLANTA (AP) — A Georgia high school student...
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Abilene Reporter-News
Abilene, Wylie had high return-to-work rates despite coronavirus concerns
...social distancing standards were established, as well. These guidelines drew some attention from teacher groups in the district, who agreed the process is a good start and will be changed as the theoretical...
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Cross Timbers Gazette
Tips to tackle the school year
...systems. Investigate classes and grades. Have family meetings. Your job is to be a parent, not a teacher, and to reach out to the teachers as a parent. If you give your child some structure where they work...
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Fort Worth Star Telegram
Test sites quickly attract thousands for COVID-19 vaccine study
...works, they will benefit." Not everyone is excited to test the unproven vaccine. Dr. Atoya Adams, principal investigator for AB Clinical Trials, which is testing the Moderna vaccine in Las Vegas, said recruiting...
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Brownwood Bulletin
New Brownwood High School principal Lindsay Smith feeling blessed
...bachelor’s and master’s degrees in English from the University of Texas at Permian Basin, and later earned teacher, principal and superintendent certifications — although Smith said she doesn’t want to be a superintendent....
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Cameron Herald
Milano ISD will offer in person and online learning for this fall
...changing daily and the district’s plan will "remain a fluid document." "Much like a strong classroom teacher who must continually monitor and adjust his/her teaching, we, too, must make changes as we go along,"...
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Houston Chronicle   +1 other publication
YMCA provides $60 per day learning centers so students can get peer interactions during remote courses
...resources and aid during this time." Students will participate in a structured schedule with a certified teacher to ensure students can focus while engaging in virtual learning. More Information LEARNING CENTER...
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San Antonio Current
La Villita’s Maverick Plaza Makeover Gets Fresh New Look
...unclear if the move will expand the plaza’s open space. An interview request sent to Mark Navarro, principal at Fisher Heck Architects, which is producing the plans in partnership with MP Studios Landscape...
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Tyler Morning Telegraph   +1 other publication
Schools face big virus test as students return to classroom
...to the test. FILE - In this Aug. 6, 2020, file photo, Tannissa Jefferies, a physical education teacher at Saltillo Primary School, helps students arriving on their first day get to their proper hallway...
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Houston Chronicle   +36 other publications
States race to pass policing reforms after Floyd's death
...type of issue particularly, is not something I’ve ever seen previously," Amber Widgery, a program principal on criminal justice issues at the National Conference of State Legislatures. Since Floyd’s death...
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KVIA ABC 7 El Paso
Free speech experts call on public schools to not penalize students for sharing images of maskless classmates
...administrators can impose reasonable restrictions such as not using them during school hours but a principal cannot legally control what students post on social media off campus or after hours, though these...
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Al Dia Dallas
Burns: Let’s examine the trees in the Texas pension fund forest
...a dozen big trees and 87 saplings. The real giant, the proverbial "elephant in the room," is the Teacher Retirement System. It has 59.5% of all participants. The big 10 Below is a list of the largest...
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Bryan-College Station Eagle   +27 other publications
The Latest: Germany has travel warning for Bulgaria, Romania
...first weekend in the sun since travel and movement restrictions were partially lifted. Utah school teacher Emily Johnson protests with other teachers at the Utah State Capitol, Friday, Aug. 7, 2020, in Salt...
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Houston Chronicle   +42 other publications
Schools face big virus test as students return to classroom
...Otero, AP 2of8FILE - In this Aug. 6, 2020, file photo, Tannissa Jefferies, a physical education teacher at Saltillo Primary School, helps students arriving on their first day get to their proper hallway...
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San Antonio Express-News   +1 other publication
Jerry Falwell Jr. to Take ‘Indefinite Leave of Absence’ From Liberty University
...Jr.’s leave. However, the leave of absence comes just days after Falwell Jr., "President Trump’s principal liaison to evangelicals," posted a since-deleted photo on social media of himself with his pants...
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Houston Chronicle   +4 other publications
Families create 'learning pods' amid uncertain school year
...homes to share schooling, tutoring or child care costs. Families may go as far as hiring a certified teacher to provide instruction or they may tap a college or high school student to help guide their children...
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Lufkin Daily News
Hudson ISD releases return to school guide
...campus lunch period. The district is forgoing any non-essential large group gatherings during the fall such as field trips, assemblies, Meet the Teacher, Open House and more to avoid potential exposure.
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Brenham Banner Press
August 15 wedding planned
...2016 graduate of Texas State University with a degree in dance education. She is employed as a dance teacher and drill team director at Navarro High School in Seguin. × This page requires Javascript. ...
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Killeen Daily Herald
Killeen educators earn grants
...project that will add books and STEM resources to the school library. Maude Moore Wood Elementary PE teacher Blake Gearhart was also among 91 Central Texas educators to receive a grant from the credit union...
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WOAI
Metro Health Releases School Reopening Guidelines
...district or school system should create a COVID-19 panel that at a minimum includes: one student, one teacher, one parent, one non-instructional staffer (i.e., maintenance, custodial, food service), one school...
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Corpus Christi Caller Times   +3 other publications
Coronavirus updates: 21-year-old's organs fail after mild case; masks optional at Sturgis rally; Trump may use executive orders on stimulus
...suspended from North Paulding High School in Dallas, Georgia. She told the Associated Press that her principal called her mother, apologized, and completely removed her punishment, leaving her surprised and...
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Dallas Morning News
Maura McNiel, longtime leader of the Dallas feminist movement, dies at 99
...CDT Feminism was still a dirty word in macho Texas when Maura McNiel, wife, mother, Sunday school teacher and community volunteer, dared to speak up for women’s rights. An irresistible force with stamina,...
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Houston Chronicle   +1 other publication
Northwest Houston area school districts prepare to start instruction during the pandemic
...start school early like some other districts did," Henry said. "We have a little over three weeks of teacher professional development to start the year this year. So we frontloaded that professional development...
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Lufkin Daily News
Diboll ISD releases Return to Learn plan for 2020-21 school year
...improvements could be made for the fall and the greatest concerns with returning for the school year. The teacher survey focused on seeking feedback on instructional barriers and obstacles faced during the closure,...
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Longview News Journal
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Longview schools preparing substitute teachers for school during pandemic
...that’s stuff teachers can handle from home if they are able," he said. "Just like any classroom, a teacher leaves directions on procedures. If it’s a longterm sub ... our teachers tend to request certain...
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Houston Chronicle   +1 other publication
The Latest: Pakistan to allow all international flights
...travel and movement restrictions were partially lifted.Photo: Michel Euler, AP 8of13Utah school teacher Emily Johnson protests with other teachers at the Utah State Capitol, Friday, Aug. 7, 2020, in Salt...
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Bryan-College Station Eagle   +3 other publications
The Latest: Pakistan to allow all international flights
...first weekend in the sun since travel and movement restrictions were partially lifted. Utah school teacher Emily Johnson protests with other teachers at the Utah State Capitol, Friday, Aug. 7, 2020, in Salt...
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Taylor Daily Press
School preparation
...complete online registration, please visit taylorisd.org and click on the parent tab, then online registration. Parents may contact the registrar or the principal at their child’s campus with any questions.
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Greenville Herald Banner
Council to consider special election for $4.5 million road improvement bond
...City Council under laws in effect at the time of issuance, and to provide for the payment of the principal of and interest on said bonds by levying a tax sufficient to pay the annual interest on and to create...
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Telemundo Houston
Lugares para ver los juegos del Mundial
...de ellas es reunirse a ver los juegos. Por ello, varios bares y restaurantes tendrán como menú principal la transmisión de los encuentros de Brasil 2014 en pantallas gigantes. Esta es una lista de algunos...
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Taylor Daily Press
Thrall ISD begins school Monday
...regarding riding buses in the upcoming school year in a YouTube video provided by the high school’s principal, Travis Dube. For more information, visit Thrall ISD’s website or view the video at https://youtu.be/yh4RVpxTzKI....
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Houston Chronicle
Opinion: Private tutor, pod or petri dish? I don’t think this is what they mean by ‘school choice.’
...for parents. Do we send our children back to school, knowing the risks involved? All these years, "school choice" in Houston has meant the freedom to apply to public magnet programs and charter schools —...
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Austin American-Statesman
Belarus' leader faces toughest challenge yet in Sunday vote
...prospective rivals from what is now a five-person race. Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya, a 37-year-old former teacher and the wife of a jailed opposition blogger, has managed to draw strong support, with tens of thousands...
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Dallas Morning News
Letters to the Editor — Thoughts on Lewis eulogizers, responding to police, money for airlines, giving plasma, teacher safety, Hiroshima anniversary
Former President Barack Obama delivers a eulogy during the funeral for the late Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., at Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta.(Alyssa Pointer) By Letters to the Editor 12:01 AM on Aug...
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Texarkana Gazette
Local school leaders share thoughts on new year
...different from At-Home learning our students experienced in the spring. The past week we have focused on teacher training for our remote learning plan as our teachers returned to school. We also have to train our...
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KAMC (ABC) 28 (Lubbock)   +4 other publications
Belarus’ leader faces toughest challenge yet in Sunday vote
...prospective rivals from what is now a five-person race. Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya, a 37-year-old former teacher and the wife of a jailed opposition blogger, has managed to draw strong support, with tens of thousands...
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Friendswood Journal   +17 other publications
Belarus' leader faces toughest challenge yet in Sunday vote
...prospective rivals from what is now a five-person race. Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya, a 37-year-old former teacher and the wife of a jailed opposition blogger, has managed to draw strong support, with tens of thousands...
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El Campo Leader News
Bulletin Board Aug. 8, 2020
...to local first responders. TUESDAY, AUGUST 11 Louise Elementary is holding a drive by meet the teacher and also giving parents a chance to drop off school supplies on Tuesday, Aug. 11 along Second Street...
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Houston Chronicle   +1 other publication
Rochester school offers glimpse of future as fall approaches
Longfellow Elementary School principal Amy Adams poses in front of two robots that greet her students every morning outside of the school in Rochester, Minn., on Thursday, July 30, 2020. Her school started...
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Kilgore News Herald
PROCEEDING WITH CAUTION | KISD enacts extra safety measures in final days before school year begins
...many changes to normal registration procedures due to COVID-19 precautions. Kilgore High School principal April Cox explained some of the registration procedures for high school students at a July 27 board...
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Waco Tribune Herald
Graham, Billie Evelyn
...taught at Little Sunbeam Creative Day Center. She later joined North Waco elementary as a resource teacher and was a librarian at Alta Vista elementary. She had a huge passion in fine art and will be remembered...
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Midland Reporter Telegraph
Rochester school offers glimpse of future as fall approaches
...extremely resilient. They really have been troupers through this new way of coming into school," principal Amy Adams told Minnesota Public Radio News. As school districts across Minnesota are looking ahead...
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Sherman-Denison Herald Democrat
Rowland named director of Southeastern’s Native American Institute
...Previously at Southeastern, Rowland served as the project director for the $1.4 million grant for teacher preparation from the U.S. Department of Education, and helped secure a portion of a scholarship grant...
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Denton Chronicle
Hugs & Shrugs
...in Quakertown Park. The Denton Rotary Club is celebrating 100 years of "Service Above Self," the principal motto of Rotary International, with this community project, in collaboration with the city, Denton...
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Brownwood Bulletin
Brownwood High School: Adjusting to COVID then and now
...spending Spring Break in Rockport. "No, Lucy, we’re fine," Smith, who was weeks away from being name principal at Brownwood High School, answered her daughter. Smith said Lucy reminds her of the conversation....
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Houston Chronicle   +18 other publications
The Latest: India reports 933 deaths as cases near 2.1M
...travel and movement restrictions were partially lifted.Photo: Michel Euler, AP 7of12Utah school teacher Emily Johnson protests with other teachers at the Utah State Capitol, Friday, Aug. 7, 2020, in Salt...
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San Antonio Express-News   +2 other publications
Administrators, teachers share details about online instruction for Plainview ISD
...majority of teachers chose to instruct their own students as opposed to choosing one designated online teacher for each subject. Long and Thornton are working out the class rosters so the numbers are more balanced....
08/07/2020    Online
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12newsnow​.com
What Southeast Texas classrooms are looking like this school year
...health and safety of all children to be a top priority this school year. Ashley Guerrero is a Texas teacher who is taking virtual learning straight to where her students are — on social media. "I noticed...
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Houston Chronicle   +3 other publications
Stressed: Virus' impact on mental health and substance use
...Times. ... "People are having to play additional roles that they don’t usually play, like being a teacher for homeschooling and those sorts of things. Some people feel out of their element." Harris said...
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KVIA ABC 7 El Paso
260 students and 8 teachers quarantined in Georgia school district after first week of school
...in-person classes on Monday. But by Tuesday, a classroom was temporarily closed for deep cleaning and the teacher and 20 other students had been asked to quarantine for two weeks after the second grader tested positive....
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KXOF-TV Fox 39 - Laredo
Georgia Student Who Posted Photo Of A Crowded School Hallway Is No Longer Suspended
...biggest concern is not only about me being safe, it’s about everyone being safe because behind every teacher, student and staff member there is a family, there are friends, and I would just want to keep everyone...
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KCBD (NBC) 11 (Lubbock)
Lubbock-area school leaders: preliminary numbers show most families registered for on-campus learning
...20 students in a class that are on campus and five students who want to be virtual and how is that teacher supposed to meet all of their needs?’ We’re having to reconfigure and decide which are going to be...
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univision​.com
Soldado de Fort Hood murió de cuatro disparos a quemarropa posiblemente mientras dormía
...2016, fue localizado en llamas a casi tres millas de distancia. Las autoridades indicaron que el principal sospechoso es Brandon Michael Olivares, de 28 años, quien fue acusado del crimen y que se encuentra...
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Waco Tribune Herald
Rulings move pot, justice reform measures closer to ballot
...penalties for underage marijuana possession. But Superior Court Judge James D. Smith wrote that the principal provisions of the Smart and Safe Arizona Act were included in the summary while noting that lawyers...
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KETK (NBC) 56 (Tyler)   +3 other publications
Clear masks for the deaf being crafted in Lafayette
...movements. I could see the facial expressions. I was very happy," Magnon said. LeAnna Perez is a teacher at Louisiana School for the Deaf. She said a resource like this is vital to stay safe and be understood....
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Fort Worth Star Telegram
Matt Lieberman urged to quit Georgia Senate bid over ‘racist’ tropes in 2018 book
...Kirkus review that praised the novel's "artistic and philosophic depth." An attorney and former principal of an Atlanta Jewish school, Lieberman is one of 21 candidates in the November special election...
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Telemundo Houston   +2 other publications
AMLO: México aplanó curva y evitó saturación pese a 50,000 muertos
...no hemos sido tan golpeados", apuntó. El presidente ofreció su rueda de prensa desde Los Cabos, principal destino turístico del noroeste del país, en el estado de Baja California Sur. Pese a la tendencia...
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Bryan-College Station Eagle   +1 other publication
Judges reject foes of sentencing reform and pot initiatives
...penalties for underage marijuana possession. But Superior Court Judge James D. Smith wrote that the principal provisions of the Smart and Safe Arizona Act were included in the summary while noting that lawyers...
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Waco Tribune Herald
Judges reject foes of sentencing reform and pot initiatives
...penalties for underage marijuana possession. But Superior Court Judge James D. Smith wrote that the principal provisions of the Smart and Safe Arizona Act were included in the summary while noting that lawyers...
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San Antonio Express-News   +1 other publication
Scowcroft, foreign policy expert, dies
...Reagan in the 1980s and directed Bush's strategy in the Persian Gulf War in 1991. Scowcroft was a principal architect of U.S. policy toward post-communist Russia, a leading Republican voice opposing the U.S.-led...
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Laredo Morning Times   +1 other publication
Rulings move pot, justice reform measures closer to ballot
...penalties for underage marijuana possession. But Superior Court Judge James D. Smith wrote that the principal provisions of the Smart and Safe Arizona Act were included in the summary while noting that lawyers...
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KFDA-TV CBS 10 (Amarillo)
Canyon ISD balancing in-person and virtual classes
...Meet with my first period class and I’m going to be there live," said Marc Hamil, the director of secondary education for Canyon ISD. The goal is to make students learning virtually feel as if they are...
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Abilene Reporter-News
Former Abilenian becomes Dr. Cavazos (Ph.D.) during global health crisis
...Personally, it would be an achievement to be celebrated by his family — wife Stephanie, a third-grade teacher who grew up in Waxahachie, and their two daughters, one a high school sophomore and the other in...
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KTRK ABC 13 Houston
Student's school suspension revoked after her photo of crowded hallway goes viral
...that negatively impact the school's reputation. Lynne Watters, Hannah's mom, wrote a letter to the principal of NPHS objecting to her daughter's punishment. With Hannah's suspension lifted Friday morning,...
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KTRK ABC 13 Houston
Walk study lays out path for Montrose to become walking neighborhood
...life is possible for residents without ever having to hop into a car, said Geoff Carleton, senior principal for Traffic Engineers Inc., which led the study with Gauge Engineering. "We walked and assessed...
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KVUE ABC 24 Austin
Austin Regional Clinic recruiting Central Texans for COVID-19 vaccine clinical trial
...a successful vaccine to prevent the infection and spread of COVID-19," said Dr. Gretchen Crook, principal investigator for ARC Clinical Research. "This vaccine candidate has the potential to save lives...
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Laredo Morning Times
Jerry Falwell Jr. will take an indefinite leave of absence from Liberty
...a megachurch pastor in Florida, urged the university board members to "show some courage." Bible teacher Beth Moore wrote, "I just want everybody to zip up their pants is all." Since taking over as president...
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Bonham North Texas E-News
A&M-Commerce professor joins Purdue faculty after 28 years as a Lion
...someone else. Without the scholarship she was unable to afford Rice. Fortunately, her fourth-grade teacher and family friend, Paul B. Box, assured her family that she would get a good education at his alma...
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Weatherford Democrat
Six 4-H members awarded $41,000 in scholarship funds
...scholarship and will be attending the University of Texas at Arlington to study mathematics and become a teacher. "I have actually been involved in Parker County 4-H for 10 years, I have done numerous things ranging...
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KTVT CBS 11 Ft​. Worth
Texas Church Pastor David Pettigrew Arrested For Allegedly Transporting Child Pornography
...Denison Church of the Nazarene website says he’s been the pastor there since 2006. He is married to a teacher and they have three children, according to his biography on the church website. David Pettigrew...
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Houston Chronicle
Parents of special needs, virtual students prepare for an uncertain semester
...daughter to school until she gets more information. Angela Bickford, a former special education teacher for Cy-Fair ISD and current freelance writer, said she is sending her two special needs students...
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San Antonio Express-News
Parents of special needs, virtual students prepare for an uncertain semester
...daughter to school until she gets more information. Angela Bickford, a former special education teacher for Cy-Fair ISD and current freelance writer, said she is sending her two special needs students...
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Killeen Daily Herald   +1 other publication
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KVUE ABC 24 Austin
After six hours of testimony from parents and teachers in a special meeting on Thursday evening, AISD has announced a new start day for the 2020 school year.
...the 2020 school year to Sept. 8. Although pleased about the new start date, middle school math teacher Kristi Mellerski said there's still more work to be done for students. "I just think the biggest...
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KRIV Fox (Houston)
Schools use anti-cheating software in age of distance learning
...down and maybe take a little peek at your phone," Garfield says. Exactly who would be watching? "A teacher, a third party service. A lot of it now is being automated too, using artificial intelligence. So...
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KAGS TV (NBC Bryan)
Life with Quads: Bryan Quadruplets get ready to take on kindergarten
...they’re [my last ones]," Niki Pride said. "We had hopes and visions of walking them in and meet the teacher. A lot of that’s being taken away." The family is trying to stick to the positives, as well as...
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KTVT CBS 11 Ft​. Worth
Keller ISD Warns Staff Members About Possible COVID-19 Exposure At Aug. 3 Board Meeting
...speakers at the meeting tested positive for COVID-19. The district did not say if it was a parent or a teacher. In a letter to a staff member, who will remain anonymous, the district said, "I wanted to inform...
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KZTV (CBS) 10 (Corpus Christi)
Tax-free weekend kicks off with a whimper for some businesses
...try stuff on, or at least take it home and be able to have it to return," said Special Education teacher Marah Kirkland. "Sizes are always different when you’re trying to shop online," McDaniel agreed....
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KAUZ (CBS) 6 (Wichita Falls)
Graham teacher appreciation shopping spree
Weekday 6pm Newscast August 7, 2020 at 6:40 PM CDT - Updated August 7 at 6:39 PM Graham teacher appreciation shopping spree
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Laredo Morning Times
Bernard Bailyn, historian who reinterpreted the American Revolution, dies at 97
...10, 1922, in Hartford, Conn., where his father was a dentist. Bailyn said he always wanted to be a teacher and a historian, once telling an interviewer: "How history is put together and the way we reconstruct...
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KXII (CBS) 12 (Sherman)
Sherman ISD welcomes over 80 new teachers
...never thought, had a second thought about it," said Veit. They gathered Friday for the annual new teacher luncheon. "I really appreciate Sherman ISD especially how welcoming they are to me, coming in as...
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Fort Worth Star Telegram
Park Service head retires; successor quickly named
...September, the Interior Department said. Interior Secretary David Bernhardt said Margaret Everson, principal deputy director of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and an adviser to Bernhardt, immediately assumes...
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KTBC (FOX 7) Austin
Central Texas school districts, colleges and universities plan for fall instruction
...connect to the learning goals for the day. They will reflect on their thinking about topics with their teacher, their peers and individually. They will engage with new content through the use of selected video...
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oaoa​.com
The Bay Club and KinderCare Education Team Up to Support Families with Distance Learning
...TECHNOLOGY MOBILE/WIRELESS PARENTING OTHER TECHNOLOGY TELECOMMUNICATIONS AUDIO/VIDEO CONSUMER PRIMARY/SECONDARY EDUCATION SOURCE: KinderCare Education Copyright Business Wire 2020. PUB: 08/07/2020 05:22 PM/DISC:...
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San Antonio Express-News   +1 other publication
Jerry Falwell Jr. will take an indefinite leave of absence from Liberty
...a megachurch pastor in Florida, urged the university board members to "show some courage." Bible teacher Beth Moore wrote, "I just want everybody to zip up their pants is all." Speaking to the Lynchburg,...
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Jacksonville Daily Progress
Wells ISD begins classes Monday
...laptops, materials and schedules - "do all of those things that usually happen during regular meet-the-teacher (event) on campus, but this year we're doing it drive-thru style," she said. "All the teachers, aides,...
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The Victoria Advocate
'A different world': Teachers ToolBox offers supplies for an uncertain school year
The shelves at Teachers ToolBox are filled with almost everything imaginable a teacher could need: activity books for every subject, emoji stickers, 12 different kinds of timers, hundreds of posters and...
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KLTV 7   +1 other publication
Principal’s Rap Video Goes Viral
...McCay | August 6, 2020 at 8:37 PM CDT - Updated August 7 at 5:43 PM LUBBOCK, Texas (KCBD) - A principal at an Alabama High School has figured out how to bring some humor to the pandemic as kids return...
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oaoa​.com   +1 other publication
Certain DWS Closed-End Funds Declare Monthly Distributions
...prices generally fall. Credit risk refers to the ability of an issuer to make timely payments of principal and interest. Municipal securities are subject to the risk that litigation, legislation or other...
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Laredo Morning Times
Isla Mauricio declara emergencia por derrame de combustible
...derrame "representa un peligro" para el país, donde viven 1,3 millones de personas, y cuyo sostén principal es el turismo. "Nuestro país no tiene la capacidad ni la experiencia para reflotar barcos encallados,...
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KXII (CBS) 12 (Sherman)
Kingston schools moving online after positive COVID-19 case shuts down cafeteria
...decision to move all classes online. Parents of elementary students will be contacted by their child’s teacher. Middle and high school students will have distance learning packets available for pickup on Tuesday...
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WFAA ABC 8 Dallas
The school said no current or former students were involved in the complaint that led to his arrest and there are no allegations of in-person misconduct.
DALLAS — A former teacher at Dallas' Hockaday School faces a felony charge of receipt of child pornography. Jason Baldwin, 28, was a lead teacher at the school's Child Development Center and had worked...
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KENS Channel 5 - San Antonio
Metro Health issues new guidance on in-person teaching, says Bexar County isn't ready yet
...operating procedures." That panel, the directive states, should include a minimum of one student, one teacher, one parent, one staff member who is not a teacher, one school nurse one healthcare provider and...
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KXAS NBC 5 Ft​. Worth
How the Dallas Opera's TDO Network is Reshaping the Conversation About Opera
...much-loved show tunes. (Sunday, 2 pm CDT/Live on Instagram) "Live from the Pit." Grace Browning, principal harpist for The Santa Fe Opera, shares experiences with the artists who make opera happen: musicians...
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Houston Chronicle   +2 other publications
Kentucky teacher union calls for delay of school reopenings
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky's teacher union is calling on school officials to delay the beginning of in-class instruction until the state's COVID-19 positivity rate drops. The Kentucky Education Association...
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oaoa​.com
Revlon Consumer Products Corporation Announces Extension of Early Tender Deadline in Exchange Offer and Consent Solicitation
...Exchange Offer and provide the related consents in the Consent Solicitation, and if they so decide, the principal amount of the Existing Notes to tender. The New Notes being offered in the Exchange Offer have...
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Killeen Daily Herald
Killeen colleges to be largely focused on virtual learning in the fall
...students will get on for a set time slot for their class and be able to interact live with their teacher via the internet. A&amp;M-Central Texas will be offering face-to-face instruction and virtual learning....
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KLTV 7
Career grants awarded to multiple East Texas school districts
...of students take interest in our health, science, and technology department," said Huntington High School Principal Shane Stover. "So, we’ve really seen an explosion of number really in that program. We thought...
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San Antonio Express-News
The U.S. Private Sector Job Quality Index (JQI)® July 2020
...industry groups spanning across all 20 super-sectors into which the BLS groups establishments. The principal data utilized is contained in the Current Employment Survey (CES, also often referred to as the...
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San Antonio Express-News   +1 other publication
Steps to opening a bank account
...save costs; they're the stepping stones to use other financial products," said David Rothstein, principal at Cities for Financial Empowerment Fund, who manages BankOn, a national platform that promotes...
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KFDM (CBS) 6 (Beaumont)
BREAKING: County to consider selling Ford Park; horse racing group interested in buying
...they want to. On the plus side, we'll save about $7 million a year on maintenance and operations, principal and interest. Any potential purchaser would have to provide financials to show they have the resources...
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Community Impact Newspaper Houston
The Woodlands-area private schools weigh in on reopening precautions, demand for in-person learning
...variety of safety measures in place for students and staff. Social distancing, including a 10-1 student-teacher ratio and a mask-wearing mandate for all students in fourth grade and above, will be in effect, along...
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Community Impact Newspaper Houston
Cy-Fair ISD officials respond to teacher concerns at Aug. 6 board meeting
...Being in the middle of a high-risk pregnancy and having underlying health conditions herself, CFISD teacher Mackenna Coffey said she does not feel safe returning to campus. She asked the board and administration...
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KFDA-TV CBS 10 (Amarillo)
AISD’s For the Record: What parents need to know ahead of students going back to school
...change of heart or learn something new, you can make a switch by calling your child’s counselor or principal up until two weeks before the start of school. Once you’ve registered, the work begins for us...
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KSAT ABC 12 San Antonio
Metro Health issues updated guidance for public, private schools on how, when to reopen classrooms in San Antonio
...provide guidance to the superintendent and schools boards. The panels should include a student, a teacher, a parent, a non-instructional staffer, a school nurse, a pediatrician and a human resources representative....
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Conroe Courier
CC 0810 Conroe Noon Lions
...hosting "Tacos for Teachers." Lions are asked to bring a "Thank you" card or "encouragement" note for a teacher. Additionally, there will be a box for members to donate school supplies for students &amp; teachers....
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KXAN NBC 36 Austin
When school will start and how for each district in the 2020-21 school year
...to school after first selecting online learning, then there’s no guarantee they will have the same teacher as they did in online learning the quarter prior. Round Rock ISD First day: Aug. 20 What kind...
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Houston Chronicle
Birds migrate south to find better food sources
...marketing; professor of developmental writing; and Faculty Senate president. He is a recipient of the Teacher Excellence Award. Gary has been active in the birding community for more than 30 years. He founded...
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Houston Chronicle   +1 other publication
McWilliams YMCA to host virtual learning centers this fall
...Registration is now open. Read More Students will participate in a structured schedule with a certified teacher to ensure students can focus while engaging in virtual learning. "We will have our traditional certified...
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San Antonio Current
Starbucks Not Opening on Contentious Property in San Antonio's Government Hill Area
...interview requests to Martinez through Badders were declined or not granted. Davila, who works as a teacher’s aid at the San Antonio Independent School District, said she was sad to leave the community her...
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Laredo Morning Times   +1 other publication
Whitmer extends coronavirus emergency through Sept. 4
...assignments to help make ends meet. She lives in Kalamazoo with her husband, who is a high school teacher, and their two young children. "I understand that Unemployment is doing their best with, I mean,...
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KDFW Channel 4 - Dallas   +2 other publications
Student loans are cheaper than ever — here's how you can pay less
...your situation, to help lower monthly payments, pay less interest and put more money toward the principal amount of the loan. Why are student loan interest rates so low? Student loan interest rates remain...
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KDFW Channel 4 - Dallas   +2 other publications
Group photo of Georgia 3rd grade class without masks sparks controversy
Children seen maskless posing for picture Parent says teacher told students to take off their masks for a picture CHEROKEE COUNTY, Ga. - A group picture of a third-grade class at Liberty Elementary School...
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San Antonio Express-News
Tech stocks slump as small caps gain
...had been creeping back into the economy in recent months," said Seema Shah, chief strategist at Principal Global Investors. WeChat operator Tencent Holdings Ltd. slumped 5% in Hong Kong after Trump signed...
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KAMC (ABC) 28 (Lubbock)   +3 other publications
Florida teacher writes her own obituary before returning to school during pandemic
TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) — A Florida public school teacher has written her own obituary amid growing concerns from teachers who fear returning to the classroom during the coronavirus pandemic, WJAX reported....
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oaoa​.com   +1 other publication
F1's Racing Point deducted 15 points for copying brake ducts
...to hamper teams who try to reverse-engineer rivals' cars. The stewards ruled Mercedes was the "principal designer" of the parts, designed for the championship-winning 2019 car, and Racing Point made only...
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univision​.com
Es "una condena anticipada": iglesia La Luz del Mundo reacciona a la fianza récord de $90 millones contra su líder
..."ilegal" y "una condena anticipada" contra su dirigente. Naasón Joaquín García, de 51 años, es el principal acusado en un caso criminal que menciona 36 delitos graves, incluyendo pornografía infantil, violación,...
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KBTX (CBS) 3 (Bryan)
IL Texas preparing for school to start Thursday
...to start virtual school Aug. 13 or come here in person," said Zachary Bolzan IL Texas Assistant Principal. Bolzan says the school has always required each student to have one but COVID-19 makes them even...
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KTEN (NBC) 10 (Denison)
Sherman teachers ready for new challenges
...working with new staff and new students." The energy is high across the board. Andrea Slawson, a new teacher at Crutchfield Elementary, is glad the wait is over to meet a new group of students. The Gunter...
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Sherman-Denison Herald Democrat
Sherman ISD welcomes newest class of teachers, educators
...latest class of educators to Sherman Independent School District. The chamber held its annual new teacher welcome luncheon Friday and helped welcome the latest group of educators into the SISD family. ...
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San Antonio Express-News
Leila Watson Named "Who’s Who in Law" 2020 by the Birmingham Business Journal
...2020 by the Birmingham Business Journal Back to Gallery Cory Watson Attorneys co-founder and principal attorney Leila H. Watson was recognized as one of the Birmingham Business Journal’s 2020 "Who’s...
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Conroe Courier
Jean Spillman: Let’s give some praise to the Texas teachers
...lotion, and a joy of being retired and not in the position teachers find themselves in today. Being a teacher under the best of circumstances is not easy. Unless a person has spent time in a classroom, he or...
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San Antonio Express-News
Sancionan a Racing Point por polémica sobre ductos de aire
...autos rivales. La Federación Internacional del Automóvil (FIA) determinó que Mercedes era el "principal diseñador" de las partes, creadas para su auto campeón del 2019, y que Racing Point sólo realizó...
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KVUE ABC 24 Austin   +2 other publications
Cuomo clears New York schools statewide to open, carefully
...said he doesn’t want New York to get into a legal battle with teachers, adding: "You can’t order a teacher into a classroom." Parents, too, have struggled to decide whether to send their children to school...
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inForney​.com
Main Street Announces Second Quarter 2020 Results
...totaling $48.8 million in a new LMM portfolio company, which after aggregate repayments of debt principal and return of invested equity capital from several LMM portfolio investments resulted in a net increase...
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Dallas Business Journal
Dallas cybersecurity firm raises $10 million
...year, according to its website. That includes the role of CEO for Robert Anderson, who had been principal within The Chertoff Group's Strategic Advisory Services practice in Washington, D.C. Chertoff Group...
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Austin Business Journal
Rezoning clears way for Leander subdivision with 300-plus residences
...build the homes directly north of Hawkes Landing, which it also developed, said SEC Planning LLC Principal Peter Verdicchio. Leander officials rezoned the lot for single-family townhomes along Bagdad Road,...
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Abilene Reporter-News
What the Abilene Reporter-News liked and disliked: COVID ups, downs
...Recently, Abilene ISD parents received phone call from Gustavo Villanueva, the former Craig Middle principal who now is associate superintendent for leadership and student services. Those who didn't take the...
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Abilene Reporter-News
Blackwell CISD trustees censure one of their own after alleged unethical behavior
...during a special meeting of the school board. The board cited a list 12 items, including bullying a teacher, in the resolution approved by a 6-0 vote. Reached for comment Thursday, Glenn said she disputes...
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Houston Chronicle   +2 other publications
Pasadena ISD foundation scrambles during pandemic
...this $1,172 minigrant check for bilingual learning software that it awarded Jessup Elementary School teacher Maria Lucord in 2017. School is based on the three Rs of reading, (w)riting and rithmetic. But...
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Al Dia Dallas
School’s about to start, but Texas isn’t tracking coronavirus in the classroom
...however. Instead, at this point, news of positive cases are coming in dribs and drabs. During its teacher in-service this week, two Wylie staff members tested positive for COVID-19. Notices were made to...
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Texas Border Business
The Economic Development Corporation of Weslaco (EDC) and the City of Weslaco has developed a ROUND TWO (2) COVID-19 Weslaco Small Business Recovery Assistance Loan/Grant Program
...cannot be provided, monies are no longer grants and loan payments will begin August 1, 2021, with principal and interest for three years. Eligibility for consideration include businesses required/mandated...
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Bryan-College Station Eagle   +2 other publications
Georgia teen's suspension dropped over images of crowded school
...said she was ready to take her case to court. Hannah Watters told The Associated Press that her principal called her mother, apologized and completely removed her punishment, leaving her surprised and "very...
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KTRK ABC 13 Houston
US reports show racial disparities in kids with COVID-19
...they have no choice but to leave their jobs amid the COVID-19 pandemic, sparking worries of possible teacher shortages for the new school year. In the study, many of the patients with the condition had severe...
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KTRK ABC 13 Houston
Yates Basketball's success brings pride to the Third Ward
...Bryant, that is their mentality." says Wise. Wise also credits the leadership at Yates including his principal for allowing the school and program to grow. "People want to know why I am still at Yates, it is...
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Bryan-College Station Eagle   +2 other publications
Cuomo clears New York schools statewide to open, carefully
...said he doesn’t want New York to get into a legal battle with teachers, adding: "You can’t order a teacher into a classroom." Parents, too, have struggled to decide whether to send their children to school...
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Fairfield Freestone County Times
Teague Chamber Honors the City’s Best
...Year were also awarded during the ceremony after being selected by the teachers of Teague ISD. Principal Crystal Adams presented the Student of the Year award to Aileen Escobedo of Teague Elementary. ...
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KXXV (ABC) 25 (Waco)   +2 other publications
Donation helping San Diego students learn online without having to connect to WiFi
...inconsistency of internet and things like that, really made it challenging for a lot of our families," said Principal Gina Olsen. Olsen says nearly half of the students needed to borrow a device when the school went...
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Tyler Morning Telegraph   +2 other publications
Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings, Inc. Reports Results For 2020 Second Quarter
...Credit Facility, which matures in August 2024. On May 15, 2020, CCIBV issued a promissory note in principal amount of $53.0 million (the "CCIBV Note"), scheduled to mature in May 2022. The CCIBV Note was...
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Tyler Morning Telegraph   +2 other publications
Summit Midstream Partners, LP Reports Second Quarter 2020 Financial and Operating Results
...Notes, which is ongoing. We repurchased $25.8 million of the outstanding $300 million aggregate principal amount of our 5.50% Senior Notes through June 30, 2020. The gain on early extinguishment of debt...
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San Antonio Express-News   +1 other publication
DVCShop.com Announces Sponsorship of Monorail Tales Disney Fan Podcast
...listeners with insightful information on Disney Vacation Club ownership and benefits. Bee Thaxton, principal broker for DVCShop.com, will join hosts Sheila and Ric to help listeners learn more about DVC. ...
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oaoa​.com
Columbia Seligman Premium Technology Growth Fund Announces Third Quarter Distribution: 9.25% Annual Rate for IPO Investors
...guaranteed by any financial institution, and involve investment risks including possible loss of principal and fluctuation in value. The Fund's use of derivatives introduces risks possibly greater than...
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Houston Chronicle   +5 other publications
Kansas poised to elect its first openly transgender lawmaker
...Green/The Wichita Eagle via AP)Photo: Jaime Green, AP BELLE PLAINE, Kan. (AP) — A retired music teacher would become the first openly transgender member of the deeply conservative Kansas Legislature if...
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Austin Business Journal
Tenants struggle to build a bridge to somewhere
...in-person collaboration. That will put a premium on space flexibility, said Kent McCullough, a principal at ZGF Architects LLP. Examples include huddle rooms that will become unassigned work areas and...
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Houston Chronicle   +4 other publications
After school outbreak, parents rethinking in-person learning
3 1of3Corinth Elementary School third grade teacher Brooke Marlar helps her new student Navaeh Malone, get started with her assignment on the first day back to school on Monday, July 27, 2020 in Corinth,...
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KRIV Fox (Houston)
Mourning America: Website honors lives lost to COVID-19
...philanthropy chairman in a sorority, and I later went into education, and at the schools where I've been principal, I'm always looking for activities for our students and families to give back to our community....
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oaoa​.com
2020 Beta Secretase Inhibitor Pipeline Insight - ResearchAndMarkets.com
...How many companies are developing therapies by working on Beta Secretase Inhibitor? What are the principal therapies developed by these companies in the industry? How many therapies are developed by each...
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Houston Chronicle
Small St. Thomas school follows careful plan for in-person classes
...transmitted or how it can be contained; and questions reman on its effects on young children. A teacher’s worries The school’s music and art teacher, Michaela Ingram, has seen her own role shift. Singing...
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Bryan-College Station Eagle
Stover, Ph.D., P.E., Vergil
...Stover was recognized as an international expert on access management and roadway design and was co-Principal Investigator for the first National Access Management Manual. As an engineer and economist, he served...
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Austin Culturemap
Austin schools push back start date amid growing coronavirus concerns
...delivery, rigor, etc. So it would be great if I had some extra time to do that," said a high school teacher at McAllen High School during the board meeting. Under this new plan, schools will stay completely...
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Fairfield Freestone County Times
Fairfield ISD Pushes First Day to Aug. 19
...social distancing and the lowered capacity allowance. This is not a complete list of all the changes students will experience on campus. For full details, email the principal at your student’s campus.
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Fairfield Freestone County Times
Teague ISD Plans First Day with Safety in Mind
...group work is necessary, social distancing should be applied or facial coverings when social distancing is not an option. For more information or specifics for your student or campus, email the principal.
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KMID (ABC) 2 (Midland)
Cuomo clears New York schools statewide to open, carefully
...said he doesn’t want New York to get into a legal battle with teachers, adding: "You can’t order a teacher into a classroom." Parents, too, have struggled to decide whether to send their children to school...
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KXAN NBC 36 Austin
Teachers spending more out-of-pocket to prepare classroom amid pandemic
...handy cleaning supplies or reusable items that can be repeatedly washed. Katie Thompson, a preschool teacher at the Rise School of Austin, said many of her teaching tools and toys for the kids from years past...
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San Antonio Express-News
Puerto Rico se prepara para primarias históricas
...nominado del partido será uno de nueve candidatos a gobernador en las elecciones de noviembre. El principal partido opositor, el Popular Democrático, que respalda mantener el estatus actual de la isla como...
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San Antonio Express-News   +1 other publication
India: 14 muertos al salirse avión de pista
...ministro Narendra Modi dijo que estaba "apenado por el accidente del avión en Kozhikode" y que había hablado con el principal funcionario electo de Kerala. Air India Express es una subsidiaria de Air India.
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Houston Chronicle
Essay: Beirut’s devastation shook me from across the world
...Stanford, where he had been a creative writing fellow in the 1950s, and he fondly remembered his teacher and lifelong mentor, the novelist Wallace Stegner. Stegner had divided Americans into two camps —...
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oaoa​.com   +5 other publications
The Latest: Britain records weekly average of 3,700 cases
...the special meeting to consider applying to work for the district, saying its schools are facing a teacher shortage for the first time, The Advocate reported. Some substitute teachers have requested removal...
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Bryan-College Station Eagle
Kansas poised to elect its first openly transgender lawmaker
...Representatives. Byers has since retired from teaching. BELLE PLAINE, Kan. (AP) — A retired music teacher would become the first openly transgender member of the deeply conservative Kansas Legislature if...
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Del Rio News-Herald
Kansas poised to elect its first openly transgender lawmaker
BELLE PLAINE, Kan. (AP) — A retired music teacher would become the first openly transgender member of the deeply conservative Kansas Legislature if she's elected from a Democratic-leaning district she's...
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Texas Public Radio
'Members Only': Sameer Pandya’s Campus Novel Explores Racial Identity
...myself as a student, and then on the other side of the desk for far longer, for some 30 years as a teacher, I have a lot of strong feelings about campus novels. They can be really somber stories, but they...
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Bryan-College Station Eagle
Principal drops penalty for Georgia teen over school photos
AP Principal drops penalty for Georgia teen over school photos By JEFF AMY Associated Press Aug 7, 2020 41 min ago 0 Only $5 for 5 months FILE - In this photo posted on Twitter, students...
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Liberty Hill News
In Mayor’s race, Hall outrages Branigan - nets nearly $10,000
...company profile provides an address on Ronald Reagan Boulevard, and identifies Philip Coffin as a principal. A group of siblings from the Kauffman family are identified as the partners in 1941 LTD, and is...
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YNN News 8 Austin
Austin ISD School Year Start Pushed to September 8
...reopening of schools. Related Stories Here Are the Back-to-School Dates for the Austin Area AISD Teacher Union Calls for Delay to School Year, Additional COVID-19 Protections AISD Board of Trustees to...
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Laredo Morning Times
NFL Players Union Backs Boston Globe Workers in Labor Fight (EXCLUSIVE)
...Henry, the owner and publisher of the paper. Henry is also a major figure in the sports world, as the principal owner of the Boston Red Sox and Liverpool F.C. The Boston Newspaper Guild will stage a rally at...
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Fort Worth Star Telegram
High school backs off suspension of Georgia teen who posted photo of packed hallway
...glad to hear the school had lifted her daughter’s suspension, The Washington Post reported. "The principal just said that they were very sorry for any negative attention that this has brought upon her, and...
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Houston Chronicle   +6 other publications
Principal drops penalty for Georgia teen over school photos
...said she was ready to take her case to court. Hannah Watters told The Associated Press that her principal called her mother, apologized, and completely removed her punishment, leaving her surprised and...
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San Antonio Express-News   +1 other publication
MISD unveils its renaming committee
...renaming the high school and freshman high school. They include Young Women Leadership Academy Principal Jennifer Seybert, teachers Beau Garza and Ellen Boyd and two students, whose names were not released....
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Fort Worth Star Telegram
The Star-Telegram’s new education reporter seeks to raise awareness, point to solutions
...parents are retired teachers. My sister, brother and sister-in-law are teachers. My aunt is a retired teacher who now serves on the school board in my hometown in southeast Missouri. More times than I can count,...
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Dallas Preston Hollow People
HPHS To Use Hybrid Model When On-Campus Instruction Resumes
...high schools to utilize a hybrid model after on-campus instruction resumes. New Highland Park High School principal Jeremy Gilbert also detailed in a video posted to the district’s YouTube channel how the...
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KTVT CBS 11 Ft​. Worth
Clinical Trials Underway In North Texas For COVID-19 Treatment Using Synthetic Antibodies
...the united states, and I’ve never been excited this much," said Dr. Mezgebe Berhe. Berhe is the principal investigator for two clinical trials sponsored by Regeneron at Baylor Scott and White Research Institute...
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Know - University of Texas at Austin
Senate Must Pass the Heroes Act Now to Help Struggling Americans
In her recent testimony to Congress, preschool teacher Martha Rodriguez expressed the fears and exhaustion that millions of Americans face after she and her husband lost three jobs. She spoke about struggling...
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KXXV (ABC) 25 (Waco)   +2 other publications
How to incentivize wearing a mask for your child
...Children’s Hospital Association and the American Academy of Pediatrics. Carol Gebhardt, a fourth-grade teacher at Mason Elementary School, said she wants to make sure her students are being safe. "I think that...
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Bryan-College Station Eagle   +2 other publications
1 death, 27 new COVID-19 cases reported in Brazos County Friday
...Wednesday, July 28, 2020, at A&amp;M United Methodist Church. Kreamer, who also worked as a lead teacher during her eight years at the preschool, is leaving to teach pre-K at Mitchell Elementary School...
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KDFW Channel 4 - Dallas
Hockaday School teacher arrested for child porn
DALLAS - A preschool teacher at Dallas’ Hockaday School for girls was arrested for allegedly paying for child porn. According to a letter from the school, Jason Baldwin was fired from his job in Hockaday’s...
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San Antonio Express-News   +1 other publication
Wilton schools expect to open with hybrid plan
...afternoon hours will be dedicated to other needs including intervention services, parent communication, teacher office hours, team planning and professional learning. Parent forums are scheduled as follows:...
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KXXV (ABC) 25 (Waco)   +2 other publications
Student suspended after posting photo of crowded school hallway on social media
...biggest concern is not only about me being safe, it's about everyone being safe because behind every teacher, student and staff member there is a family, there are friends, and I would just want to keep everyone...
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Gonzales Inquirer
GISD addresses concerns from parents of elementary students
...heavy cleaning in between class changes. Classroom settings will be self-contained, with only one teacher. The only time students at East Avenue and Gonzales Elementary will leave their classroom will be...
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KMID (ABC) 2 (Midland)
MISD board selects Lee renaming committee
...night. Heading up the committee for MISD will be Blake Feldt and for the Community, Shannon Low. Principal Jennifer Seybert, along with teachers Beau Garza and Ellen Boyd will also be on the committee. ...
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Laredo Morning Times
BR, Evart cross-country coaches weigh in on MHSAA's 'fall phase-in' decision
...they are out there all by themselves." Big Rapids cross country coach and eighth-grade history teacher Giselle Tauriainen said she understands the need for these updated rules and guidelines, because...
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San Antonio Express-News   +1 other publication
Special education students are not just falling behind - they're losing key skills, parents say
...every grade. The school system also plans to use fewer online platforms in response to parent and teacher criticisms. In the spring, the U.S. Department of Education said that while districts were legally...
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San Antonio Express-News
Georgia school reverses suspension of teen who shared viral photo of hallway packed with students
...his suspension removed. Paulding County Schools Superintendent Brian Otott and North Paulding High School principal Gabe Carmona didn't respond to requests for comment. The school that's about an hour's...
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D Healthcare Daily   +1 other publication
NPCC Finalists: Collaboration of the Year
...has expanded to Angel Tree adoptions of school families, fundraising to support a makeover of the teacher’s lounge, and mentoring of both students and staff. In fact, NEC Corp. serves on the school’s steering...
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Brownsville Herald   +1 other publication
Longtime BISD educator Thomas W. Keller passes; served as teacher, principal, administrator
...Cemetery, Bee County. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the Scholarship Fund, Thomas Walter Keller Elementary, 2540 W. Alton Gloor Blvd., Brownsville, Texas 78520. [email protected]
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KTBC (FOX 7) Austin
Is it safe to reopen schools during the pandemic?
Teacher shares concerns over schools reopening amid coronavirus surges A Colorado elementary school teacher gave a tour of her classroom while expressing her doubts over schools reopening amid the ongoing...
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Al Dia Dallas
How Tik Tok led to an unexpected Northwest Eaton coaching opportunity for viral sensation Marco Regalado
...Regalado had graduated from Zapata, Arce had a conversation with Regalado’s mom, Dinorah, also a teacher at the high school. Arce said she approached him and said "Coach, you win." Arce was confused. He...
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KSAT ABC 12 San Antonio
What happens if a teacher or student dies of COVID? San Antonio school districts share their plans
...manager at Leon Valley Elementary School. Most recently, Melissa Martinez, who was a kindergarten teacher at Rogers Academy, died Wednesday. In response to the deaths of the three women, KSAT reached out...
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The Police News
Houston Attorney Sentenced to Prison for Offshore Tax Evasion Scheme
...sentenced to 24 months in prison for conspiring to defraud the United States and tax evasion, announced Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General Richard E. Zuckerman of the Justice Department’s Tax Division...
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San Antonio Express-News
6 strategies for sharing disappointing news with kids, in a year with lots of it
...saying that we won't be able to start the year back on campus. You will still be assigned a class and teacher, but initially you will meet on Zoom." It's important for parents to explain the "why," Howard says....
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KTBC (FOX 7) Austin
1.2 million seek jobless aid after $600 federal check ends
...level. "The anxiety the Senate is giving me isn’t helping much,’’ Brenner said. Clover Williams, a teacher in Gallup, New Mexico, said she was laid off "right when the thing runs out — the extra $600 runs...
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KDAF (WB) 33 (Dallas)
Images of student crowds raise questions in Georgia schools
...announced a student at Sixes Elementary School near Canton tested positive for the virus. The child’s teacher and 20 other students were sent home to quarantine and learn online for 14 days. Superintendent...
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Ft​. Worth Business Press
Sabre: 2Q Earnings Snapshot
...officer to round out its senior-level leadership... Read more Banking Southlake equity firm adds principal Southlake equity firm adds principalProphet Equity has announced that Donna Raine has expanded...
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Ft​. Worth Business Press
Fort Worth firm enters California market
...cancellation insurance and its individual clients home, auto and other liability insurance. Managing Principal of Paradigm, Joel Solomon, ChFC said, "Having Higginbotham’s product offerings and expertise creates...
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KVIA ABC 7 El Paso
Georgia teachers honk horns in protest of return to school
...prepare and teach classes from school buildings, even for virtual learning. "It hit us with a shock," teacher Aireane Montgomery told CNN’s Jim Sciitto on Friday morning. "It has been a catastrophe." Some teachers...
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oaoa​.com
Media Alert: Intel at DEF CON 28
...Robinson (Red Hat), Katie Noble, director of PSIRT and Bug Bounty at Intel, and Anders Fogh, senior principal engineer in the security division at Intel, join Lisa Bradley (Dell), Omar Santos (Cisco) and Daniel...
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oaoa​.com   +5 other publications
The Latest: Alabama HS football team, band under quarantine
...the special meeting to consider applying to work for the district, saying its schools are facing a teacher shortage for the first time, The Advocate reported. Some substitute teachers have requested removal...
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KAMR-TV NBC 4 (Amarillo)   +2 other publications
Racing Point hit with 15-point deduction over brake ducts
...hamper teams who try to reverse-engineer rivals’ cars. The stewards ruled that Mercedes was the "principal designer" of the parts, designed for the championship-winning 2019 car, and that Racing Point made...
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inForney​.com   +5 other publications
UPDATES: Tucson area coronavirus developments, Aug. 7: Here's what we know
...school in-person for awhile longer. As long as they are safe," writes Kathleen Bethel, a retired principal, retired science nonprofit CEO and a 2018 Tucson Public Voices fellow. • Join the Arizona Daily...
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Waco Tribune Herald   +1 other publication
Leaders of Russia and Belarus discuss arrested contractors
...have linked the Russians to the jailed husband of Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya, a 37-year-old former teacher who is running to unseat the authoritarian Lukashenko after his 26 years in power. Belarusian authorities...
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KTEN (NBC) 10 (Denison)
What you need to know about coronavirus on Friday, August 7
...back-to-school prep In addition to all her usual back-to-school preparations this summer, veteran teacher Sarah Backstrom wrote her own obituary and sent it to Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds' office. Backstrom...
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San Antonio Express-News
Macron has a stake in solving Mali's political crisis
...Saudi-trained preacher Mahmoud Dicko, who is the de facto leader of the opposition. But Macron's principal objective in Mali -- to clear the Sahel of terrorist groups -- cannot be achieved with a politically...
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KTRK ABC 13 Houston
New Whataburger food truck serves free breakfast to Texas teachers
...treasure, rolled out its first-ever food truck Thursday at a museum in San Antonio, where a drive-thru teacher appreciation event was held. Teachers were served free breakfast at the DoSeum, and some of them...
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Houston Chronicle   +1 other publication
Houston coronavirus updates: What you need to know for August 7
...Montgomery.Photo: Jason Fochtman, Staff photographer 45of67Noah Cantu shares a laugh with Lake Creek High School Principal Phil Eaton as seniors at Lake Creek High School picked up graduation appeal and yard signs,...
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University of Texas at San Antonio
Here’s what college will look like at UTSA and A&M-S.A. as coronavirus cases keep growing
...needs of children, a topic she is passionate about on the education beat. On her new beat, she often seeks advice from her mother, a kindergarten teacher in Corpus Christi. Past Articles from this Author:
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oaoa​.com
NIH grants $1.44M to Cancer Targeted Technology to Support the Ongoing Prostate Cancer Clinical Trial of a Promising New Radiotherapeutic, CTT1403
...clinical trial, conducted at University of California, San Francisco with Dr. Rahul Aggarwal as Principal Investigator, is a 30-40 patient dose escalation/expansion trial in men with advanced castration-resistant...
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oaoa​.com
New Senior Announces Second Quarter 2020 Results
...reconciliation of non-GAAP measures to net loss. (B) Normalized FAD, which does not reflect debt principal payments and certain other outflows, does not represent cash available for distribution to shareholders....
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Austin Culturemap   +1 other publication
Texas' beloved Whataburger cooks up first-ever food truck
...the action. On August 6, Whataburger took off the wraps off its first-ever food truck during a teacher appreciation event at The DoSeum in San Antonio, just a few blocks from a Whataburger restaurant....
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Laredo Morning Times
AP News Guide: A look at Tennessee's Aug. 6 primary races
...allegations by three women of sexual misconduct that stem from three decades ago when he was a high school teacher and their basketball coach. He defeated two Republican challengers Thursday. Byrd cruised to reelection...
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Austin American-Statesman
Georgia student suspended over photo of crowded hall
...disagreement with that punishment," Ms. Watters said in a text message. She said North Paulding’s principal, Gabe Carmona, told her he would be in contact with her by the end of the day on Friday. Mr. Carmona...
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KHOU CBS 11 Houston   +4 other publications
Georgia student says she was suspended after photo of crowded school hallway went viral
...classes Monday with 70% of students returning for in-person classes five days a week, days after the principal at North Paulding announced some members of the football team had tested positive for COVID-19....
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San Antonio Express-News   +1 other publication
Shaker Museum creating $15M new home for collection
...welcoming and bring people together in the spirit of inclusion and inquiry," Annabelle Selldorf, principal of Selldorf Architects, said in a statement. She said, "It is a pleasure to be collaborating with...
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Community Impact Newspaper Austin
Austin ISD officially delays start of school year until Sept. 8
...for families, students, teachers and all of the support staff," parent Tiffany Johnson said. "Every teacher that I know personally is not prepared for online learning; the constant changes of plan and decisions...
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KEYE CBS 42 Austin
Austin ISD board votes to delay start of school year to September 8th
...staff will work additional days at the end of the year and will be compensated for those days. The teacher work calendar will contain the same number of 187 contract days; work calendars for teachers and...
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Fort Bend Herald Coaster
Racing Point hit with 15-point deduction over brake ducts
...ducts based on those from last year's Mercedes cars. The stewards ruled that Mercedes was the "principal designer" of the parts, and that Racing Point made only minor changes to computer design data it...
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KXAS NBC 5 Ft​. Worth
Back to School Concerns for Multigenerational Families
...just that concern of what could happen." Delicia’s 25-year-old daughter Aliyah is a deaf education teacher in Corpus Christi. "Just that concern of you never know how it’s going to affect your body, and...
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Eagle Pass Business Journal
Parents, Students, and Teachers Concerned With Potential COVID-19 Infections as Eagle Pass Independent School District Opens August 31
...the local school district’s preventative measures against the COVID-19 as being insufficient. One teacher sent a photo of the materials the local school district was issuing teachers to disinfect their classrooms,...
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San Antonio Express-News
You can't visit, but you can still converse
...typically chatted for an hour once or twice monthly via Skype with Santino Santinelli, a professional teacher I found online a couple years ago. Patient and good-humored, Santino has helped me plenty, including...
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San Antonio Express-News   +1 other publication
Rusia se jacta de casi tener una vacuna contra el COVID-19
...Murashko dijo que la vacunación masiva podría comenzar ya en octubre. El doctor Anthony Fauci, el principal especialista en enfermedades infecciosas de Estados Unidos, puso en duda ese método acelerado. "Realmente...
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oaoa​.com   +4 other publications
The Latest: Workers at convention in Milwaukee test positive
...classes. The dpa news agency reported Friday that a high school in Ludwigslust was shuttered after a teacher tested positive for the virus and a primary school in Graal-Mueritz was closed after a student was...
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San Antonio Express-News   +1 other publication
NYC families' health, income hinge on Cuomo's school decision
...schedule causes as much difficulty as stay-at-home instruction, said Janine Harper, a former Parent-Teacher Association president at P.S. 770 in East Flatbush, Brooklyn, who decided to send her daughter to...
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KDFW Channel 4 - Dallas
Eagle Mountain-Saginaw delays in-person learning after hearing from parents and teachers
...every night to make sure he was breathing. It’s terrifying and horrible," said Marjorie Ehrman, a teacher at Chisholm Trail High School. "It’s a horrible feeling thinking your child is going to die." Ehrman’s...
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Bryan-College Station Eagle
WATCH NOW: Texas A&M Graduation Celebration | August 2020
...College Station school board unanimously approved a compensation plan that will increase the starting teacher salary and grant other eligible employees at least an additional $1,000. Bryan College Station...
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Midland Reporter Telegraph   +1 other publication
Leaders of Russia and Belarus discuss arrested contractors
...have linked the Russians to the jailed husband of Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya, a 37-year-old former teacher who is running to unseat the authoritarian Lukashenko after his 26 years in power. Moscow has said...
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Houston Chronicle   +5 other publications
Leaders of Russia and Belarus discuss arrested contractors
...have linked the Russians to the jailed husband of Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya, a 37-year-old former teacher who is running to unseat the authoritarian Lukashenko after his 26 years in power. Moscow has said...
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KXAN NBC 36 Austin
Austin ISD postpones start of school until Sept. 8, petitions for no in-person class until November
...protocols, and that’s just going to take time." Another big concern for many speaking at the meeting was teacher pay, but Cruz confirmed the district had no plans to cut or delay staff pay. Teachers, he said, would...
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Austonia
Austin ISD delays first day of school to Sept. 8, with online only possible through early Nov. - austonia
...its agenda documents for the meeting, the district cited "local health conditions," the need for teacher training and the fact that COVID-19 disproportionately affects Hispanics, who represent a third of...
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Austin Business Journal   +2 other publications
In these neighborhoods, the jobless rate may top 30%
...growing up there. Ghitza, the chief scientist at Catalist, a Democratic data firm, and Steitz, a principal at TSD Communications, have tried to solve a large multiplication problem in modeling neighborhood-level...
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Houston Business Journal
In these neighborhoods, the jobless rate may top 30%
...growing up there. Ghitza, the chief scientist at Catalist, a Democratic data firm, and Steitz, a principal at TSD Communications, have tried to solve a large multiplication problem in modeling neighborhood-level...
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Laredo Morning Times   +3 other publications
Adin Steinsaltz, groundbreaking Talmud translator, dies
...University, he became a math teacher and at the age of 24, according to his website, the youngest school principal in Israel’s history. Three years later, in 1965, he began working on what he called his...
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KTBC (FOX 7) Austin
‘You just brought it home’: Environmental virologist explains how phones make virus germs mobile
...disinfectant wipes before using them on a phone. RELATED: ‘This just makes me really sad’: Colorado teacher shares doubts on returning to school amid pandemic You can also use soft cloths to clean the phone,...
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KVIA ABC 7 El Paso
What you need to know about coronavirus on Friday, August 7
...back-to-school prep In addition to all her usual back-to-school preparations this summer, veteran teacher Sarah Backstrom wrote her own obituary and sent it to Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds’ office. Backstrom...
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Community Impact Newspaper Houston
Clear Creek ISD changing education model during pandemic
...is not possible, as mandated by the Texas Education Agency on July 7. Classroom sizes and student-teacher ratios will remain the same, and the facilities department is maximizing space in each building,...
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Progress Times
Home is Where the Coyotes Are
La Joya loses former coach, teacher, administrator and school board member Ruben Eluterio Farias, or Coach Farias as many knew him, was not only born and raised in La Joya, but he spent most of his long...
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Corsicana Daily Sun
Corsicana ISD food program begins Aug. 10
...requiring that exams be proctored in-person for Corsicana High School students who are receiving either teacher-led or individual paced instruction at home was also adopted. Trustees reviewed six credit by examination...
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Teacher Retirement System
Al Dia Dallas
Burns: Let’s examine the trees in the Texas pension fund forest
...a dozen big trees and 87 saplings. The real giant, the proverbial "elephant in the room," is the Teacher Retirement System. It has 59.5% of all participants. The big 10 Below is a list of the largest...
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Dallas City Biz   +1 other publication
Fortune Names Transwestern A Best Workplace For Millennials For Fourth Time
Transwestern Real Estate Services (TRS) announces Great Place to Work® and Fortune magazine have named the firm one of the Best Workplaces for Millennials for the fourth time. Transwestern is the only third-party,...
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Secondary Education
Tyler Morning Telegraph
COVID-19 Impacts: MOOCs Market Will Accelerate at a CAGR of Over 40% Through 2020-2024 | Proliferation of Regional MOOCs to Boost Growth | Technavio
...KEYWORD: TECHNOLOGY AUDIO/VIDEO OTHER EDUCATION INTERNET CONTINUING TRAINING UNIVERSITY PRIMARY/SECONDARY EDUCATION SOURCE: Technavio Research Copyright Business Wire 2020. PUB: 08/10/2020 02:30 AM/DISC:...
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Amarillo Globe-News
Area marching bands prepare for season, despite COVID-19 pandemic
...schools, Randall, which is a 5A school and Canyon, which is a 4A school, Marc Hamil, the director of secondary education for the district, said the school’s decision on UIL competition was different between...
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Houston Chronicle   +2 other publications
Sunday Conversation: Rising senior discusses return to school, future of American youth
...year. Simultaneously, I watched my senior friends miss out on the opportunity to close out their secondary education in the traditional ways; I felt great sorrow for them. We all understood how heartbroken...
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Laredo Morning Times
Locarno: Elie Grappe’s ‘Olga’ Focuses on Passion of Young Athlete
...educational influences are ever-present in his work, thus far focused on the performing arts. His secondary education was spent studying theater before he enrolled at University of Art and Design Lausanne...
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KFDA-TV CBS 10 (Amarillo)
Canyon ISD balancing in-person and virtual classes
...Meet with my first period class and I’m going to be there live," said Marc Hamil, the director of secondary education for Canyon ISD. The goal is to make students learning virtually feel as if they are...
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oaoa​.com   +2 other publications
Insights on the Global Language Learning Games Market 2020-2024 | COVID-19 Analysis, Drivers, Restraints, Opportunities and Threats | Technavio
...3200 Email: [email protected] Website: www.technavio.com/ KEYWORD: INDUSTRY KEYWORD: PRIMARY/SECONDARY EDUCATION TECHNOLOGY SOFTWARE CONTINUING UNIVERSITY TRAINING SOURCE: Technavio Research Copyright...
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oaoa​.com
The Bay Club and KinderCare Education Team Up to Support Families with Distance Learning
...TECHNOLOGY MOBILE/WIRELESS PARENTING OTHER TECHNOLOGY TELECOMMUNICATIONS AUDIO/VIDEO CONSUMER PRIMARY/SECONDARY EDUCATION SOURCE: KinderCare Education Copyright Business Wire 2020. PUB: 08/07/2020 05:22 PM/DISC:...
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Lubbock Avalance-Journal   +1 other publication
Xcel Energy foundation awards funding to area organizations
...Education grant recipients focus on increasing the number of students entering and completing post-secondary education in STEM disciplines and pursuing STEM careers. Economic sustainability funding supports...
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Dana Kellner
RT @EllisonBryon: Look who is the Texas Association of Secondary School Principals HS Principal of the Year. That's right, Mr. Johnson. Well deserved! This is the greatest leader I have worked with. Please...
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