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

When will the US have a Covid-19 vaccine for the youngest children?

CNN — It’s been more than a year since adults first got Covid-19 vaccines, but about 18 million children under 5 in the US are still waiting – and will probably have to wait until the summer, despite some predictions that shots would be available in the first part of 2022. While Moderna has shared … Read more

Puzzling outbreak of liver disease in kids spreads to EU, US

Health officials say they have detected more cases of a mysterious liver disease in children that was first identified in Britain, with new infections in Denmark, Ireland, the Netherlands and Spain by MARIA CHENG AP Medical Writer April 19, 2022, 1:54 PM • 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article LONDON — … Read more

South Dakota bans teaching of critical race theory in K-12 schools

CNN — South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem signed an executive order Tuesday aimed at restricting the teaching of “inherently divisive concepts” in K-12 schools. The move makes South Dakota the latest Republican-controlled state to restrict how history and systemic racism can be taught in schools. Noem, a Republican, had recently signed legislation meant to limit … Read more

Critics of Florida’s ‘Don’t Say Gay’ law say it will damage LGBTQ students, parents and teachers

Miami CNN — Todd and Jeff Delmay know how to fight for the things they cherish most: the right to marry one another and the ability to grow their family. Now the couple, who were one of the first same sex couples to be legally married in 2015 in Florida, face another challenge, in the … Read more

Curriculum Associates’ i-Ready® Assessment Named to the Mississippi Department of Education (MDE) Approved List of Dyslexia Screeners |

Districts across the state can use the program’s diagnostic and literacy assessments to screen kindergarten and first grade students for risk factors associated with dyslexia NORTH BILLERICA, Mass., March 31, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Mississippi Department of Education (MDE) recently named Curriculum Associates’ i-Ready Assessment to its approved list of dyslexia screeners. With this approval, … Read more

School leader fired for reading ‘New Butt’ book awaits fate

BYRAM, Miss. — A Mississippi educator will have to wait to see if he will be rehired after he was fired for reading a children’s book called “I Need a New Butt!” to a group of second graders. Toby Price is trying to regain his job as assistant principal at Gary Road Elementary in the … Read more

Oxi Fresh Carpet Cleaning Works with Water.org to Help Families Gain Access to Safe Water |

Leading carpet cleaning franchise’s support has helped more than 22,000 people LAKEWOOD, Colo., March 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Oxi Fresh Carpet Cleaning, one of the nation’s greenest and fastest-growing carpet cleaning franchises that aims to open 60 new locations in 2022, has donated over $192,000 to the non-profit Water.org since 2015. The company’s contributions have … Read more

1Question Launches World’s First App Where Kids Earn Screen Time By Correctly Answering Educational Questions |

With tweens and teens spending 6+ hours on mobile devices each day, 1Question seeks to make this time productive through learning moments SANTA MONICA, Calif. , March 22, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — 1Questionthe world’s first mobile app to gamify and reward screen time through educational content, has launched in the United States to help parents address … Read more