Add to MyYahoo RSS

Adolescents and Pre-Teens News

News on Adolescents and Pre-Teens continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

1 hr ago | Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

Meru teachers cautioned on exam cheating

The Cabinet Secretary for Education, Prof. Jacob Kaimenyi has challenged stakeholders in Education of Meru County to address the dismal performance of students as well as cheating in in national examinations.


Related Topix: Family

5 hrs ago | Merced Sun-Star

School district enrollment expecting an uptick in 2014-2015

Superintendent Steve Tietjen said the district is expecting 150 more students in 2014-15.


Related Topix: Education Etc., Los Banos, CA, Family

10 hrs ago | Berkhamsted Today

'Urgent action needed to stop children being let down by Hertfordshire's shameful care system'

Almost one in four of all 16 to 19-year-olds in Herts County Council's care are neither employed or in education or training , a new report shows.


Related Topix: Family

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Watford Observer

Comment: time to put gratitude into perspective

Have you ever noticed how people with really big things to contend with - a desperately sick child or bankruptcy - say very little about their misfortunes, while those with relatively few things to complain about are often the most grumpy and least grateful for what they do have? I know any parent of healthy, loved and well-fed teenagers will back ... (more)


Related Topix: Family, Teenagers

North Shore News

North Vancouver senior charged in with touching pre-teen

The man that West Vancouver police allege groped an 11-year-old girl on a transit bus Monday has now been charged with a criminal offence.


Related Topix: Canada, Family, World News,

Port Orchard Independent

Jerry Cornfield | Ag acts to take heat off lawmakers on education funding

But that failure was due to honest political disagreement not "deliberate disobedience" and lawmakers should not be found in contempt nor sanctioned, a state attorney argued in a legal brief filed Friday.


Related Topix: Family, McCleary, WA, Opinion

Lancaster and MoreCambe Citizen

Growing schools 'losing play space'

Hundreds of thousands of pupils could end up with less room to play outside because a squeeze on school places has meant classrooms are being built on playgrounds and playing fields, it has been reported.


Related Topix: Family

West Side and South Side Leader

South Side Education News & Notes

"The board is impressed by Dr. Beeson's passion for Christian education and his track record of godly leadership," said Norm Wengerd, board chair.


Related Topix: Family, Dayton, OH, Cedarville University, Student Society, Sororities, Alpha Kappa Alpha

Red Bank Green

a Jazzy Summer Music Camp in Red Bank

Aspiring young musicians will get a chance to learn with the pros, during a Summer Music Camp program that commences August 4 in Red Bank.


Related Topix: Family, Red Bank, NJ, Asbury Park, NJ

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Daily Herald

Lombard's Trinity Lutheran School Accepting Registration for Fall, Summer Camp

"There's a family feeling here" at Lombard's Trinity Lutheran School, which offers Christian education for children age 3 through 8th grade and interactive multiage summer camps.


Related Topix: Family, Lombard, IL, Education Etc., Traditional, Ethnic

Ethics for tweens

In an article by Denise Oliveri , she advices that you ensure that your tween understands that "good work ethics are necessary for success in life."


Related Topix: Family, Kids

The Jewish News Weekly

back to school | Taking yeshiva education out of the box

According to some yeshiva educators, a successful Jewish student would be one who masters the Talmud, the laws of Shabbat and kashrut, and the tales of the Midrash, says Rabbi Dovid Abenson.


Related Topix: Religion, Judaism, Staten-Island, NY, New York, NY

The Baltimore Sun

Lansdowne Middle students spend a day at Camp Hippodrome

Lansdowne students came to the Hippodrome Theatre in Baltimore Wednesday for a one-day performing arts workshop and learned the choreography and music to a song from 'Seussical.'


Related Topix: Family, Education Etc., Kids, Theater, Arts, Education

Croydon Guardian

Croydon facing 'complex' health challenges, top doc says

With almost a quarter of children clinically obese, people in deprived areas dying nine years earlier than those in prosperous areas and sexually transmitted infections almost double the national average, Croydon has a lot of challenges, new health figures reveal.


Related Topix: Family

Bracknell News

Progress on 19 expansion projects to make up estiamted 3,000 school...

By 2018, there is predicted to be a need for 2,083 more primary school places and 895 more secondary school places in Bracknell Forest, according to the council's School Places Plan for 2013-18.


Related Topix: Family, Berkshire County, England, United Kingdom, World News,

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Hampton Roads Daily Press

Special education camp in Hampton aims to teach middle-schoolers...

The executive director of Hampton's Citizens' Unity Commission shared her story with about a dozen seventh-and eighth-graders at Eaton Middle School in Hampton Wednesday morning.


Related Topix: Family, Hampton, VA

Coshocton Tribune

RV volleyball conducting junior high camp

The camp costs $40 and is for girls entering grades seven and eight. Participants will receive a T-shirt after completing the camp.


Related Topix: Family

Metro Times

Racism on display in bizarre march in Vassar, Mich.

The ugly side of patriotism was on display last week in Vassar, a shabby little town in Michigan's thumb.


Related Topix: Vassar, MI, Grosse Pointe Park, MI, Family, Kids, Weird

Longridge Today

Bowled over as school's out

The 14 Year six pupils were invited by Whitechapel Bowling Club to go across and learn how to play the game.


Related Topix: Family

East Anglian Daily Times

West Suffolk: End of an era as three schools close for good

The end of the summer term also marks the end of an era for three middle schools in the Thurston area.


Related Topix: Family, Standardized Testing, Education, World News, United Kingdom, Suffolk County, England,