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18 min ago | The Cary News

School Notes: July 30.

The Wake County Public School System will offer the following classes through its Lifelong Learning Program.


Related Topix: Wake County, NC, Cary, NC, Family, Wilmington, NC, Holly Springs, NC

4 hrs ago | Northampton Today

Ofsted report states Northampton secondary school 'requires...

A secondary school is "on the right path" to becoming a good school, Ofsted inspectors have concluded after a recent inspection.


Related Topix: Family

Tue Jul 29, 2014

This is Wiltshire

Big decline shown in school age smokers

SMOKING among secondary school pupils in Swindon has more than halved over the past ten years, hitting a record low in 2013.


Related Topix: Smoking, Medicine, Health, Family

Trinadad Express

Struggling for equality

Everyone believes in fighting for their rights and getting what they deserve. "Equality" is a word that ought to be in our vocabulary and Dr Asha Kambon looks forward to the day when the people of Trinidad and Tobago and the Caribbean can view themselves as equals.


Related Topix: Travel, Trinidad and Tobago Travel, Trinidad and Tobago, World News, Caribbean Travel, Central America, Family, Queens College, City University of New York

In-depth Africa

Did GEJ give Chibok parents N100million? There's new controversy

A new controversy is brewing in Chibok village, with parents of the abducted girls alleging that they have been shortchanged by Chibok community leaders who received N100million cash gift from the Presidency, on their behalf.


Related Topix: Family, Nigeria, Africa, World News

WHNT-TV Huntsville

Beyond back-to-school basics: are you meeting your pre-teen's emotional needs?

If you're the parent of a kid between the ages of 9 and 11 your child's growing independence from the family and heightened interest in friends is likely obvious.


Related Topix: Family, Parenting, Huntsville, AL, Kids

New union president puts education first

He is pictured at his desk that is covered in sports memorabilia from signed baseballs, hockey pucks, posters photographs and more.


Related Topix: Rhode Island College, Providence, RI, North Providence, RI, Family, Warwick, RI

Education Week

E-Cigarettes Cloud Schools' Anti-Smoking Policies

For decades schools have been on the front lines in a successful campaign to reduce teenage cigarette smoking.


Related Topix: Smoking, Medicine, Health, Family, Teenagers, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Nicotine, NicoDerm, Nicotine (generic), Healthcare Law, Law

The Straits Times

Former teacher jailed 4 months for conning student of $4,000

Claiming a needy student needed to borrow money, a former secondary school teacher convinced one of his students to hand over $4,000.


Related Topix: Family

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Forsyth County News

South Middle student Miss Georgia Pre-Teen

A 13-year-old from south Forsyth won the title of Miss Georgia Pre-Teen earlier this month at the National American Miss pageant in Atlanta.


Related Topix: Family


Kim Gordon, Yoko Ono, Cat Power sign up as 'teachers' at online girls' school

Kim Gordon, Cat Power and Yoko Ono have all signed up as virtual 'teachers' at an online girls' school which is currently seeking funding via Kickstarter.


Related Topix: Family, Pop/Rock, John Lennon

Vancouver Sun

Shelley Fralic: Mompreneur solves problem of 'tween' clothing

There's no question that the hodgepodge of gardens along CP Rail's Arbutus corridor are charming and no doubt that homeowners prefer gardens and a leafy walkway to trains.


Related Topix: Family, Canada, World News, Opinion

Bangkok Post

Giving them a road map to life

Art is the medium of communication and inspiration at a most unusual summer camp for youngsters who are physically or mentally challenged in some way or who come from disadvantaged backgrounds Her wheelchair might be the first thing that strikes people about Nitcharee Peneakchanasak when they meet her initially, but the radiance and frequency of ... (more)


Seeking Alpha

New Oriental Education: How Temporary Is The Weakness?

Despite Beating Analyst Expectations, New Oriental Offered Weak Guidance For FY2015, And Will Wait A Few Weeks Before Giving Guidance For Q2, Q3 and Q4.


Related Topix: Family, Standardized Testing, Education, Kids

New York Magazine

Why Tweens Lose Their Damn Minds at Concerts

Why is it that the vocal chords of teenage women go bat-nuts-wild at concerts, caterwauling at ear-destroying pitches? Apropos of an upcoming One Direction concert in Washington, D.C., a handful of sociologists spoke to Chris Richards at the Washington Post Adolescent girls are really invested in the acceptance of their peers... But there's a ... (more)


Related Topix: Family, Sports

Jerusalem Post

Study: Long-term exposure to terror has harmful effect on youth

A Tel Aviv University study shows Israeli youths exposed to protracted conflict suffer higher levels of anxiety and depression than their US counterparts.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Psychology, Science, Family

The Irish World Newspaper

Saint Patrick's Cathedral marks WW1 Centenary with memorial

The historic Saint Patrick's Cathedral in Dublin has launched a specially commissioned monument and exhibition to mark the centenary of the outbreak of World War One.


Related Topix: Family

Bangkok Post

Jobless rate continues to rise to 1.1%

Unemployment continued to increase to 1.1% in June, with university graduates making up the largest group, according to official statistics.


Related Topix: Mathematics, Science, Family

Sun Jul 27, 2014


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.


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

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.


Related Topix: Kids, Family