Born and raised in Seat Pleasant, Maryland, I grew up in a community with higher rates of poverty and lower graduation rates than most of the state. For me, having the support of my mom was critical, but the support of mentors like the...Show More Summary
Learn how Microsoft Sway is helping one teacher create the world’s largest collection of Ability Guidebooks on Docs.com for students with autism and sight disabilities. The post Making the world more accessible with Sway appeared first on Office Blogs.
The former mechanical engineering student is embracing his new status as a celebrity model.
The eighth-grade science teacher was reportedly arrested at the school where he works after students had left for the day
Tammie: I need help understanding where adult vs child evaluation impact a student. We are in 11 grade and they used an adult test vs the WISC. Example WISC working Continue Reading ?
If a school won a stock pitch competition for three years in a row, would you like to know what stock they pitched? Each year, graduate students from across the country come to the Ross School of Business and participate in a stock pitch competition. This year, Jack Zhao, Wyan [...]
By Braden Keith on SwimSwam Every swimmer knows this struggle. Right after an intense dryland or right in the middle of a hard main set... Read the full story on SwimSwam: Senior Engineering Students at Bentonville HS Take on Fogging Goggles
The Rodrigo Cortes-helmed adaptation of Lois Duncan's 1974 novel DOWN A DARK HALL is continuing to populate the all-girls boarding school where the story is set, with a strong focus on five students in particular. AnnaSophia Robb...Show More Summary
In an effort to demonstrate the use of a construction material that is more sustainable than common alternatives, Dutch students have constructed a 14-m (46-ft) long footbridge out of hemp and flax fibers. The so-called "biobridge" is...Show More Summary
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An Iranian American held in Tehran has reportedly been sentenced to 18 years in prison for "collaboration with a hostile government," yet another dual national convicted in a secret trial since Iran's nuclear deal with world powers. The sentence handed down to Robin Shahini, a 46-year-old graduate...
Students from Delaware, Florida, Minnesota, New York, South Carolina and Texas have been elected by delegates from throughout the United States to serve on the 2016-17 National FFA Officer team. David Townsend, an agricultural and natural resources and plant science major at the University of Delaware, was elected president. Show More Summary
A high school football player in Mississippi allegedly had a noose placed around his neck and pulled back by one or more fellow students during a break in practice earlier this month. The president of the Mississippi chapter of the NAACP is calling for a federal investigation of the alleged incident...
Part 12 of Work Hard, Be Hard... focuses on the last teacher interview that I did for this book. I am still interviewing, however, so if you are a former "no excuses" charter teacher or student or administrator who wants to share your story for future publication, please contact me: firstname.lastname@example.org. Show More Summary
Big from Ari Berman: After the primary, leaders of eight different student groups—including the Republican, Democratic, and Libertarian parties and the Black Student Union—asked the city to put an early-voting location on campus to alleviate long lines. But city officials ignored … Continue reading ?
It was the second game of the 2015 season, the University of Alabama football team was hosting Middle Tennessee at Bryant-Denny Stadium and everyone in the stands near engineering student Jared Cassity thought he was crazy. A Crimson...Show More Summary
HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE: Left-Wing Berkeley Protesters Demand ‘Spaces of Color’, Harass White Students Trying to Pass. Why should anyone tolerate this behavior?
Anouk Visser isn’t a typical grad student at the University of Amsterdam. At age 24, Anouk is already managing her second successful startup as the Chief Technology Officer for Birds.ai. She’s also a fellow of the prestigious Kairos Society, on the board of DutchUAS, and nominated for the VIVA 400 Award for entrepreneurial and inspiring
via Vimeo: Gunner is a student in Black Mesa, AZ on the Navajo Nation. A one-way journey from home to school for Gunner is 119 miles and can take up to 3 hours. His situation is not unique on tribal lands as poor road conditions create extremely long commutes for many native students. Think of... ?