HPU Faculty and Students Recognized for Research and Innovation | Education

HIGH POINT, NC, June 28, 2022 – Members of the High Point University community frequently conduct, publish and share research and creative works in a variety of ways. Below is a recap of recent research initiatives. HPU Professors, Exercise Science and Physical Therapy Students Present Research in California HPU professors and students in the Congdon … Read more

Nanchang Institute of Technology and San Francisco Bay University Sign Cooperation Agreement |

Respected Chinese university and SFBU to collaborate on education, academic research, language training, academic conferences, and scientific research FREMONT, Calif., June 20, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — A memorandum of understanding has been signed between Nanchang Institute of Technology (NIT) and San Francisco Bay University (SFBU) to promote cooperation in the areas of education, academic research, personnel … Read more

Pamplin Media Group – Oregon schools aim to redefine discipline

Despite reforms, students of color face higher rates of punishment at school. A Pamplin Media Group Special Report By Courtney Vaughn, Ray Pitz, Brittany Allen and Emily Matlock For many Oregon students, the consequences they face for bad behavior in school will depend largely on which school district they attend and the color of their … Read more

Proposed legislation aims to curb anti-Asian violence

LOS ANGELES — Native Angeleno and mother of two, Lisa Fu, says she’s never felt the need to carry a personal safety alarm until recently when she went on a trip. “What you do is if you feel like you are unsafe or in a situation where you might be harassed, you just pull it … Read more

Trauma-informed curriculum puts kids’ mental health first

COMPTON, Calif. — At Bridges Preparatory Academy in Compton, the first lesson every day is social-emotional learning, it’s eighth grader Brisa Rubio’s favorite class. What You Need To Know Bridges Preparatory Academy in Compton prioritizes mental health by having a trauma-informed curriculum The school provides kids with social-emotional learning classes, after school tutoring, a 150 … Read more

Ed to announce $60M from foundations to help schools recover

The Department of Education on Wednesday will announce nearly $60 million in new philanthropic funding to help students and schools recover from the pandemic, an education official first told Spectrum News. What You Need To Know The Department of Education on Wednesday will announce nearly $60 million in new philanthropic funding to help students and … Read more

California Inmates Study at 1st College Based Behind Bars | US News®

By OLGA R. RODRIGUEZ, Associated Press SAN QUENTIN, Calif. (AP) — Behind a fortress wall and razor wire and a few feet away from California’s death row, students at one of the country’s most unique colleges discuss the 9/11 attacks and issues of morality, identity and nationalism. Dressed in matching blue uniforms, the students only … Read more

SoCal robotics team prepares for a world championship

BREA, Calif. — Brea Olinda High School freshman Matthew Pinsky likes working with his hands. “I’m really interested in mechanical stuff,” he said. “That’s why I sort of joined robotics in the first place, because I wanted to learn about more hands-on things and how to do it yourself.” It is Pinsky’s first year on … Read more

Test taker gets prison; coach convicted in admissions scam

BOSTON (AP) — A former Florida prep school administrator was sentenced to federal prison and a decorated water polo coach at the University of Southern California was swiftly convicted by a jury in a busy Friday in Boston federal court in the long running college admissions bribery scandal . Mark Riddell, who was paid handsomely … Read more

US Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights Announces Resolution of Sexual Harassment Investigation of Chino Valley Unified School District in California

The US Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights (OCR) today announced the resolution of a sexual harassment investigation of the Chino Valley Unified School District in San Bernardino County, California. OCR determined that the district violated Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 and its implementing regulations by failing to provide an effective … Read more