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A Map Of The Average Teachers Salaries

Posted on July 12, 2018 in Education Education News

The financial people at How Much put together a map showing the average earnings of middle to high school teachers across the state. They got the numbers from looking at data from the Bureau of Labor and Statistics. As you may suspect, when looking at the map the numbers range all over the board. There […]

Students, Per Studies, Don’t Perform Too “Hot” When Forced To Be In Hot Classrooms

Posted on July 11, 2018 in Education Education News

Believe it or not, some schools across the United States of America don’t have access to air conditioning, even though the country has the greatest economy and is generally considered to be one of the best educational landscapes across the globe. As if common sense didn’t prove it to be true already, recent peer-reviewed research […]

A Smile And A Handshake Can Be Beneficial To A Child

Posted on July 10, 2018 in Character Education Builders Education Education News

Besides the basic core subjects that are taught in school, children learn many character education builders that could benefit for the rest of their lives. As children grow, they remember some of the little things that a teacher instilled in them. They are inspired to keep up certain positive behaviors that are practiced in the […]

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United States Public Schools Can No Longer Afford Librarians

Posted on July 9, 2018 in Education Education News Public Education Public School

Federal data has revealed United States public schools are unable to afford librarians. Schools have lost nineteen percent of their librarians from 1999 through 2000 and from 2015 through 2016. This is the largest decrease since the 2008 Great Recession. The minority districts have taken the hardest hits. 75 percent of all districts retaining their […]

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Michelle Obama Gives Princeton Students a Word of Wisdom and Pictures from her Past

Posted on July 8, 2018 in Education Education News Michelle Obama

Senior Princeton students recently graduated this past May. During their graduation ceremony they were visited by former first lady Michelle Obama. She had encouraged the students to be brave and don’t give up on their schooling. Mrs. Obama also told them that she was scared during her college years. Mrs. Obama attended Princeton in the […]

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Students Realize Education Is Key; Drop Out Rate Declines

Posted on July 5, 2018 in Drop Out Rate Education Education News

over the last two decades, the drop out rate of high school students has been as high as thirty two percent. Hispanics were in the higher percentile of students between the ages of eighteen and twenty five who had dropped out of school. Recent Census Data indicates that the current number of student drop outs […]

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A Preschool’s Class Creates a Funny and Memorable Cookbook

Posted on July 4, 2018 in Cookbook Education Education News Preschool Class

Cookbooks are useful tools for creating different types of recipes. However, they can also provide funny moments for people when they have been written by preschool aged children. That’s right, young kids between the ages of 3 – 5 have written a cookbook and it is simply one of the funniest things that you could […]

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Prom History and why it is Such an Important Social Event

Posted on July 3, 2018 in Education Education News Public Education

Every year toward the end of school, high school students prepare for a big social event called the prom. They wear fancy clothing, rent limousines and spend lots of money going out to eat. Afterwards they might attend a party or get together at a friend’s house. Proms are a big deal for many American […]

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Virginia Votes Down Home Schooling Bill

Posted on February 26, 2018 in Education Education News Home Schooling Bill

Home-schooling is growing in popularity all over the United States. Each year, more parents elect to provide for their children’s educational needs in the home environment. One area where those in home schools lack is in the area of team sports participation. Some home school associations provide extracurricular activities in a group setting, but not […]

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West Virginia’s Senate Bill 284

Posted on February 25, 2018 in Education Education News Public Education Senate Bill 284

On Tuesday, the Senate in West Virginia passed a bill that would make technical colleges and community colleges free. The bill, Senate Bill 284, is now going to the House of Delegates. There are two programs created by the bill—the WV Invests Grant and the Advanced Career Education Program, also known as the ACE program. […]

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