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AREA – The purpose of this virtual club is to provide potential new members and their families with a place to learn about 4-H and to connect youth across the state. Youth will choose a project to do and learn more about 4-H and how to get involved. We want you to join and get …

Daasdiyáa Ethel Makinen (center) with her students (left to right) Lakrisha Brady, Lillian Young and Kassandra Eubank-Littlefield in Juneau in 2020, as part of Sealaska Heritage’s Haa Shuká language revitalization project. (photo Sealaska) An important cultural carrier in Southeast Alaska has passed away. Ethel Makinen died in Sitka in February at the age of 90. …

How can a public university invest in entrepreneurship without risking taxpayer dollars and the scrutiny that failure would bring? Eric Barron, president of Penn State, thinks he has the answer. Private institutions such as Stanford, Barron says, may risk investing in new ventures because they are not subject to the same critical scrutiny as universities …

Alarms are sounding, while families take refuge. The men take up arms in the name of defending their country and the people they love. Heartbreaking images and videos documenting these scenes have been seen by millions around the world as Russia continues to invade Ukraine. A family in Kiev has taken refuge in a subway …

In the age of television, it was feared that books had no longer become the main source of entertainment among young people. This fear has only solidified over the decades, as it is easy to see that not only has television become the primary source of entertainment for young people, but also for every other …

The School of Education offers concentrations in a variety of majors. Grace Everett | Photographer By Jenna Fitzgerald | copy editor Although a little-known opportunity in the School of Education, education concentrations offer students majoring in biology, health sciences, history, and math an alternative route to a career in secondary education. Concentrations in Education, which …

(NEW YORK) — The deaths of two aspiring young rappers last week have reignited the debate over drill music, a popular rap subgenre, and its connection to violence. Jayquan McKenley, an 18-year-old aspiring rapper from the Bronx known as CHII WVTTZ, was shot and killed Sunday morning as he left a recording studio in the …

SALISBURY — Eighth-grade social-emotional learning students at Salisbury Academy reimagined the Rowan County community and what it would look like to meet its most critical needs. “To begin the exploration, I asked students to brainstorm unmet needs and turn their ideas into nonprofits for Rowan County,” said Allison Doby, SEL teacher and director of admissions …

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Kansas City Public Library has partnered with the Local Board of Investment and the Central American Black Archives for a brand new project, kicking off at the start of Black History Month. At the Central Library, located at Baltimore Avenue and West 10th Street, the fifth floor has stories to …

By Isabel Vander Stoep / [email protected] With her library print cardigan and dress, Muriel Wheatley’s title as the new Vernetta Smith Timberland Chehalis Library Manager comes as no surprise. His vision for the future of the library, however, is off the beaten track. Contrary to the stereotypical shhh librarian, Wheatley wants to welcome kids – …

When Katrina Nugent, a Keene-based prevention educator, teaches middle and high school students about consent, she often uses the example of a basketball game. If you wanted to play basketball, you wouldn’t start by throwing the ball in your friend’s face, Nugent explains. You’ll start by asking your friend if they want to play. Then …

Thirteen students from Twin Valley South High School helped kick off a new program with a birding club field trip at the Preble County Historical Society last week. The group was able to identify many species of birds while exploring the PCHS farm, its wetlands and meadows. Photos submitted Thirteen students from Twin Valley South …

2022 is a great election year, but becoming a more informed voter begins before people are eligible to vote, with civic education. Although Montana has its own civic education standards, it is not among three-quarters of states that require it for students to graduate from high school, according to the Center for American Progress. Dr. …

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Advertise your holiday events, club meetings and fundraisers for free in The Stroller. Send the information at least a week in advance to [email protected] Please include a daytime phone number. Volunteers needed to prepare tax returns Allegheny Valley Association of Churches and United Way of Southwest Pennsylvania are looking for people to volunteer their time …

FundraisingMondays, Fridaysuntil December 17St. John AME Zion Gift Wrapping Station, 145 MLK Jr. Road, Mocksville; Mondays from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Fridays from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.ReligionSaturday 11 DecemberAt Dulin Christmas, Dulin Methodist, 897 Dulin Road, Mocksville, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Live nativity scene, food, hot chocolate, carols, visit from Santa.In …

Launched in collaboration with the British charity ReachOut, one of the schools received a surprise visit from the English legend, Emile Heskey Football ace Emile Heskey is helping an innovative new program hit the back of the net by leading the installation of free laptops for underprivileged children. Launched in four schools in London, LG …

It’s Halloween week! If you haven’t chosen a costume yet, put on a tracksuit and look scared – you’re either a Squid Game player or yourself around March 2020. This week offers the opportunity to host a handful of Halloween-themed events, as well as a few that sound but really aren’t. We’re not saying you …

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania Department of Education Secretary Noe Ortega today announced that applications are open for the 2022 Pennsylvania Governor’s School for the Sciences (PGSS) at Carnegie Mellon University and encouraged eligible students to apply. “The Pennsylvania Governor’s School for the Sciences is a great opportunity for students interested in building their STEM skills, …

The State Board of Education (Council of State) authorized the Department of Primary and Secondary Education (DESE) to request the Secretary of State and the Joint Committee on Administrative Rules to authorize the new amendment of the substitute teacher certification process (5 CSR 20-400.220) to come into effect in early November instead of 31 December …

Year after year, K-Dramas on Netflix arrive in greater numbers and their quality continues to grow. 2022 is already shaping up to be an incredibly exciting year for K-Dramas on Netflix, and below we’ll follow all of the new K-Dramas coming to Netflix in 2022. Just like in previous years, we’ll continue to follow all …

Texans have been aiming for the stars for years and now a partnership between the Port Arthur Public Library and NASA is bringing the stars closer. The Port Arthur Public Library was selected through a competitive application process to be part of NASA @ My Library, an educational initiative created to increase and enhance STEAM …

Library promotes early literacy with 1000 Books Before Kindergarten program

October 1 – Officials from the Dalton-Whitfield County Public Library presented arts and crafts, Pete the Cat mascot and, of course, books last Thursday at a kickoff party for the program 1,000 books before the library’s kindergarten. Samuel Thompson “loves to read – he doesn’t have enough books – and he loves books,” said his …

Schools in the valley are promoting financial education through programs such as Banzai and Next Gen Personal Finance (NGPF), which help expand access to financial literacy in many classrooms. The Banzai Educational Resource follows Montana State Curriculum Requirements and provides a way for everyone in the community to increase their financial literacy, including children. After …

Arlington Heights resident Miel Johnson said she could see an immediate, but horror-themed benefit of Arlington Heights Memorial Library’s new Makerplace: the ability to create a saw’s hand chain to use in a Halloween costume for her son, who is about to turn 13. . “We’re going to have the tools to do it here,” …

Now more than ever, the world is calling on young people to face the unpredictability and turmoil that characterized the past year and a half. More than ever, young people are responding to this call. Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) is a national nonprofit organization of vocational and technical students (CTSO) that …

Source: City of Goleta Starting Tuesday, September 14, students will be able to book free one-on-one online appointments with knowledgeable homework coaches to receive personalized help with their homework, all from the comfort and convenience of their own home! Homework help sessions will be offered by appointment on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:30 p.m. to …

PC and Kristin Cast are mother-daughter authors best known for the Night house series, written by PC and edited by Kristin at the age of 19. They have lived in the Portland area since 2014. photos courtesy of PC and Kristin Cast As young adult writers, PC and Kristin Cast don’t disparage their readers. PC, …

Testfg ads CONYERS – A long line of people formed at the Rockdale County campus of Voices of Faith Church at 1290 Sigman Road early Sunday, August 22, ready to roll up their sleeves for Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccinations. Teams from Gwinnett, Newton and Rockdale health departments were on hand to distribute the Pfizer injections. Today …

CU Denver STEM Education Professor Geeta Verma has empowered women and minorities in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) through her grant from the National Science Foundation and other activities of research. Verma embarked on a new journey and founded a new online platform called LivedXMT. The platform harnesses machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI) …

Over the past six weeks, two review panels convened by the Montana Office of Public Instruction have begun discussing potential revisions to state regulations governing the licensing of educators. So far, their deliberations have focused on strengthening recruitment and retention amid a teacher shortage and creating a clearer path for school counselors to become administrators …

May 9, 1937 – June 18, 2021 Nationally renowned librarian Regina Ursula Minudri passed away June 18 in her Berkeley home. Gina was born on May 9, 1937 in San Francisco to John and Molly Halter Minudri. Gina was an intelligent and precocious child who learned to read before going to school. Her love of …

For three hours a day, Sub-Inspector Akash Singh (27) teaches mathematics to students in grades IX-X and Indian politics to those who take the exams, in a “community library” located in a restored panchayat in Nala village in Jamtara district. The Nala Library is part of an initiative launched by the district administration on November …

LONDON, June 16, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Nord Anglia Education and UNICEF have entered into a new three-year global partnership that will help UNICEF further develop the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) learning materials and help students in Nord Anglia to acquire the knowledge and skills necessary to effect positive change in their communities. UNICEF …

The Oceanside Public Library opens an Early Learning and Community Information Center on Tuesday, June 15, inside the Civic Center, 330 N. Coast Highway. Parents and guardians can come to the Hub for resources to support their children’s early literacy and development. The idea behind the Hub is to offer information about community resources for …

Children observe and cultivate a variety of plants at the Community Teaching Garden for Migrant Education, located in the public schools of the Robeson County Central Office. The garden, which is part of the Migrant Education Program, aims to teach students about the origin of their food and to adopt a more nutritious lifestyle. Tomeka …

EAST HAMPTON – For years, those hoping to save an injured or stranded animal on the side of an East End road knew that a phone call to Wildlife Rescue of East Hampton would send founder Dell Cullum to the scene, day like at night, regardless of the weather. But Cullum had big news to …

June is Pride month, and organizations in Alabama are celebrating. Here are 22 ways to show your pride, recognize the LGBTQ + community, and spread a message of equality and acceptance in our state. When: June 5, noon-6 p.m. Hosted by Pride on the plains. Or: Kiesel Park, 520 Chadwick Lane, Auburn. Pride on the …

More than half of all San Diegans aged 12 and over – 50.3% – have now been fully vaccinated, county officials said Thursday at a milestone. Officials also announced that they are continuing to expand mobile vaccination sites and have created a new video and visual art competition with prizes for young people aged 12 …

SPRINGFIELD, Illinois – A plan going through Springfield could force Illinois public schools to teach children the skills to identify misinformation. Democrats say public schools should prepare young people to exercise their civic responsibilities by offering a media literacy program. According to Senator Karina Villa, the Internet has become a place where students can debate …

He and his wife, Elizabeth, and his daughter, Selma, have suffered from something they hope no other family will have to endure. They lost their son and brother, the dynamic Liam, 15, to suicide in February. While the steps have been small in recovering from the tragedy, in another way they have been big – …

MASSENA – With a $ 750 Stewart’s Holiday Match grant, the Massena Public Library will be offering offsite children’s programs as part of this year’s summer reading program in June and July. “We wouldn’t be able to run this modified children’s summer reading program without the support of the Stewart’s Holiday Match program,” said Director …

Dear Amy: My wife and I are retired teachers. We are childless. When “Jacob”, 9, asked me in church, “May I call you grandfather?” he filled a place in our lives that had been empty. That was nine years ago, and now Jacob is planning his college education. Jacob’s parents immigrated with him from a …

Aaron Carnes // Photo by Amy Bee The new book by author Aaron Carnes, In defense of Ska, is both a history of the genre and a memoir of the writer’s time in the genre both as a fan and a musician. As the drummer for the band Flat Planet, Carnes toured the United States, …

With 40 years under her belt as a librarian and eight years on the library board, Jeanine Asche says her skills and experience in library service are unbeatable. With a master’s degree in library science, Asche has spent most of his life in libraries. Over the years, she has worked as a reference librarian, children’s …

First FridaysThe self-guided monthly arts and culture tour of downtown Ypsilanti went largely virtual in 2020 with “some success,” according to program coordinator Mary Dettling. “But this year a lot of people are tired of going virtual, so we’re taking advantage of street closures and moving outside,” Dettling says. In addition to other outdoor in-person …

During sporadic closures due to COVID-19, the library offered curbside book pickup and virtual programming through its website and social media. While the library is open to the public, library director Beth Sorenson explained that precautions such as social distancing, regular cleaning, 24-hour book quarantine and masks are still in place. She said the library …

Nambé Pueblo Fellow Joins Stanford Law School Faculty Elizabeth Reese, from Nambé Pueblo, will join Stanford Law School as an assistant professor on June 1. According to the school’s website, Reese will focus on Native American tribal and constitutional law, including the identity of citizens and the impact of how the way history is taught …

On March 24, Umpqua Watersheds hosted a one day training course for local educators, and what a success it was. “Learning in the Umpqua Watershed: Engaging K-12 Students Through Connections to Nature and STEAM Activities” engaged 12 teachers in Douglas County on the benefits of getting kids out, out and out. ways to incorporate practical …

Every evening, when I walk my dog, several strangers, also tied up, ask me the same two questions: “Boy or girl? “And” How old? The pragmatic meaning of these questions escapes me. The answers do not tell about the interactions between our dogs, nor do they tell a story. Wouldn’t it be more interesting to …

Published: 10/19/2019 10:30:09 PM Modified: 10/19/2019 22:30:07 It is very interesting to cross a country “overflown”, as the middle part of America is sometimes called. This summer, for family visiting reasons, my wife and I made a round trip from Colorado to Vermont and back, with a detour through part of Ontario. Heading east, we …

[What you need to know to start the day: Get New York Today in your inbox.] When the Rev. Dr. Amy K. Butler was hired to lead Riverside Church in Manhattan in 2014, she was hailed as a Rising Star, the first woman to join a distinguished line of pastors in one of the preeminent …

California’s 39 million people are preparing to reopen their economy. Govt. Gavin Newsom says schools could open as early as July. It also examines open companies capable of practicing social distancing earlier than that. Next week, California lawmakers return to the state capital to pass a budget before the June deadline. However, not all of …

The Equality Act, like all civil rights laws, faces opposition from people who claim that it will take something away from them. What the law would do is make it clear that the Civil Rights Act of 1964 also protects LGBTQ people: and jury service also prohibits discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity. …

A judge in one of the first teenage murder cases prosecuted under Oregon’s new juvenile justice law has acknowledged his ruling may prompt some to question whether the legal bar is too high for send a young accused person to adult court. Yamhill County Circuit Judge John Collins ruled Andrew Vineyard was not mature enough …

The unexpected announcement of the decision’s entry into force on Wednesday sparked nationwide protests, despite the ban on gatherings due to Covid-19 restrictions. The government on Thursday extended the restrictions for another two weeks until February 14. Further protests against the decision are scheduled for Thursday and Friday in the capital Warsaw and in cities …