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54 min ago | ABS-CBN News

1,700 cases of bullying reported

The Department of Education documented more than 1,700 cases of child abuse and bullying in school year 2013-2014 after Republic Act 10627, the Anti-Bullying Act, was passed last year.

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Related Topix: Family, Domestic Violence (Domestic Abuse), Law

4 hrs ago | Mid-Day Mumbai

Kids can differentiate between myth, legend & history

First, the disclaimer. I have not read any of Shri Dinanath Batra's books. Second, I don't think it is the end of the world if anybody's books are put on the supplementary reading list, however bizarre they may be.

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Related Topix: Kids, Family

7 hrs ago | Your Leek Paper

Katie Daniels and Emma Birks, left to right, with some of the children in Morocco.

Nineteen-year-old Emma Birks, from Leek, landed home safely last week after spending two weeks in Morocco helping to build an education centre for children.

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Related Topix: Family

11 hrs ago | KVBC-TV Las Vegas

School's near: Time to think about immunizations for students

The Southern Nevada Immunization & Health Coalition has announced its regional schedule of summer Back-to-School immunization events to help children and their families stay healthy throughout the upcoming school year.

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Related Topix: Nevada, HPV, Health, Toddlers, Family, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Medicine, Influenza

15 hrs ago | Doncaster Free Press

'We'll turn it around' says Mexborough School's executive headteacher

The man in charge of a failing secondary school has vowed to transform it into a 'good performing academy' within two years.

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Related Topix: Family

19 hrs ago | OUPblog

Are schools teaching British values?

In June, Education Secretary Michael Gove announced that all primary and secondary schools should promote "British values".

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Related Topix: Family

23 hrs ago | Gloversville Leader-Herald

Teachers Honored

Pulitzer Prize-winning author and Gloversville native Richard Russo stopped in Fulton County on Saturday night to talk about the importance of funding education.

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Related Topix: Gloversville, NY, Fulton County, NY, Family

Sat Jul 26, 2014

The Island Packet

Former students, teachers gather to remember historic Hilton Head schools

A reunion was held for people who attended the old island schools on Hilton Head Island prior to consolidation on Saturday afternoon at the Cherry Hill School on Hilton Head.

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Related Topix: Hilton Head Island, SC, Family

Examiner.com

How Common Core promises to ready students for college-level humanities study

The Common Core State Standards -- new, nationwide learning guidelines for what K-12 students should know and be able to do in English language arts at each grade level -- promise to ready students for the rigors of college study.

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Related Topix: District of Columbia Government, Washington DC, Blog News, Family

Republican Journal

Are your Teens Bored? Come to the Farm

Are your teens looking for something fun to do for the rest of the summer? Pepper Hill Farm is offering a camp for tweens/ teens ages 12 and up.

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Related Topix: Family

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.

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Related Topix: Family

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.

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

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.

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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)

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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

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