schools

  • Universidades deben evitar Recortes Generalizados, a pesar de la Pandemia

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Los expertos en presupuesto predicen que California enfrentara déficits multi-billonarios en 2022 y más allá, como resultado de la pandemia – y varios grupos piden a los legisladores que protejan la educación superior. Lugares como los colegios comunitarios serán clave para capacitar a la gente y...
  • Colleges Must Avoid Across-the-Board Cuts, Despite Pandemic

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Budget experts predict California will face multi-billion-dollar deficits in 2022 and beyond as a result of the pandemic, and groups are calling on policymakers to protect higher education. Places such as community colleges will be key to getting people trained and back to work — but...
  • ¿Le preocupa el retroceso académico a causa del COVID? Aquí hay 4 pasos que pueden tomar los padres

    Este es un año escolar impredecible, y como padres, es difícil no preocuparse por lo que pueda ocurrir. ¿Qué tal si mi hijo se retrasa debido al aprendizaje a distancia? ¿Y si a mis hijos les resulta difícil el regreso a las clases presenciales? Sin duda, este es un...
  • Worried about the COVID learning slide? 4 steps parents can take

    School is so unpredictable this year, it’s hard not to worry about the what ifs. What if my child falls behind due to distance learning? What if my kids have trouble getting back to in-person learning? It’s an anxious time for many parents. In fact, a recent Understood/YouGov survey...
  • Grupo Presiona al Congreso para Fondear Programa para la Diversidad en la Enseñanza

    RICHMOND, Va. — Una coalición de educadores y oficiales presiona al Congreso para fondear la iniciatdiva H.R. 4288, en favor de entrenar más maestros en Colegios y Universidades Históricamente Negras (“Historically Black Colleges and Universities”, HBCUs). Persiste una brecha en Virginia, entre la cantidad de estudiantes de color, y maestros...
  • Group Presses Congress to Fund Program for Diversity in Teaching

    RICHMOND, Va. — As protests against systemic racism continue across the country, a group of educators and officials is urging Congress to pass a bill to bring more diversity into the teaching workforce. The Augustus Hawkins grant program supports educator training at Historically Black Colleges and Universities. Desiree Carver-Thomas, a researcher...
  • Hablando con los estudiantes sobre el racismo sistémico

    PIERRE, S.D. – El asesinato de George Floyd por parte de un oficial de policía en Minneapolis amplificó los llamamientos para que los blancos hablen abiertamente sobre el racismo sistémico. Esas llamadas incluyen adultos que tienen conversaciones con niños en edad escolar. Los manifestantes que demandan justicia racial dicen...
  • Talking to Students About Systemic Racism

    PIERRE, S.D. — The killing of George Floyd by a police officer in Minneapolis has amplified calls for white people to openly discuss systemic racism. Those calls include adults having talks with school-age children. Protesters demanding racial justice say providing children with a better understanding of the history behind...
  • High-Speed Internet Access Critical for Students and Job Seekers

    The job market is rapidly changing, thanks to new and emerging technologies. As a result, job training has become highly specialized, even at the high school level. While young people living in urban and suburban communities often benefit from on-site access to the specialized education that they will need...

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