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Survey Shows 40% Of U.S. Parents Will Continue Home Education.

A new survey from the US shows that even though the majority of parents are hoping that schools will open in the fall so they can send the kids back, a significant number of parents plan on continuing to home school regardless

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Classrooms On Zoom Allow For More Special Guests.

One of the nice things about classes that are doing online video chat lessons is that they can more easily allow special guests to drop in to help out. That means a local expert in some subject who might not

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Teacher Reminds Students Of Good News Amid Pandemic – GNSOTD Fri, May 1st 2020

In Omaha, Nebraska, where schools are educating students from home there is a teacher by the name of Alison Preston was worried about her 5th grade class. It seems the smiles were disappearing from students faces during their Zoom class

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Publicly-Funded Ontario Schools To Remain Closed Until May 31st.

All publicly-funded schools in Ontario will remain closed until at least May 31 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Education Minister Stephen Lecce has announced. Yesterday, Education Minister Stephen Lecce made the announcement, as part of an effort to keep students,

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School Strikes To Go Ahead Today

The Ontario Provincial Government made an announcement this week that it was willing to bend on some of the key issues that had been discussed in the months of Teacher strikes, which have shut down schools in all parts of

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Support Pours In For Online Bullied Book Lover – GNSOTD Tues, Mar 3rd 2020

Callum Manning, 13, had just started at a new school in South Shields, England, when he created an Instagram account reviewing some of the recent books he had read. When some of his fellow students found out they began mocking

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Update On School Strikes For This Week

The issues being discussed and the talking points from the two sides have not changed much in all of the months these disputes have been going on. The Teachers’ Unions continue to say they would go back to work if

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Province Wide School Strike Today And What To Expect Next Week – Friday Feb 21st 2020

For the first time since 1997; teachers and education workers across the province will be out of their classrooms. It’s is a full withdrawal of services by all four major unions Today which will see some two million students kept

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Full Update On Teachers Job Actions For February 10th To 14th

Grand Erie elementary students are going to be home twice this week, and a number of French language schools will be closed across the province on Thursday thanks to a number of strikes taking place this week. The Elementary Teachers’

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8-Year-Old Settles Schools Debt With Key Chains – GNSOTD Wed, Feb 5th 2020

It all started because Keoni Ching from Vancouver, Washington, wanted to do something special for “Kindness Week” at his school, Benjamin Franklin Elementary. With his mother, April, and father, Barry, by his side, Keoni thought about projects that would truly

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