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Nigerian Boy Has Opportunity Of A Lifetime After Viral Video – GNSOTD Wed, Aug 5th 2020

Anthony Mmesoma Madu, an 11-year-old boy from Nigeria, is getting the opportunity of a lifetime. All it took was a video of him dancing outside in the rain going viral to potentially change his life. That’s because the dancing he

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Back To School Decision Made But Details Still To Come.

The Ontario Government has announced it’s plan that all publicly funded schools in the province will reopen this fall for a full-time return of students to the classroom. There will be enhanced cleaning and health and safety protocols. Parents will

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How To Prepare Your Kids To Go Back To School During Coronavirus

When schools closed suddenly earlier this spring because of COVID-19, parents were hopeful that we might be able to send kids back to school normally this fall. But if you’ve looked at the news lately, school is going to look

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7-Year-Old Reads Books For Kids Who Miss Story Time – GNSOTD Wed, June 24th 2020

If your kids miss gathering around for story time at school, one boy is helping to recreate the experience at home. Bryan Rumfelt, 7, of Brooklyn, New York, has a history of helping people. In September 2017, a storm system

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BHNCDSB Short Term Survey

The Brant Haldimand Norfolk Catholic District School Board (BHNCDSB), like all school boards, has been asked by the Ministry of Education to plan three scenarios to be implemented in September, depending on the public health situation at the time. Those

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School Reopening Information June 22nd 2020

The uncertainty of the COVID-19 situation has resulted in an open ended plan being announced by Ontario Premier Doug Ford and Minister of Education Stephen Lecce when it comes to the reopening of schools in the fall. The current plan

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South Carolina School District Taking Care Of Kids Even During Summer – GNSOTD Thur, June 11th 2020

In the Richland One School District, in Columbia, South Carolina, there are 8 schools where you will find cars lined up around the block once a week as parents go to pick up a weeks worth of food supplies for

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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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