Education

WASHINGTON — U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos earlier this week visited with sixth through eighth grade girls participating in the Smithsonian's "She Can" STEM Summer Camp to highlight the exciting opportunities available in STEM fields. The camp, which was open to Washington, D.C. area girls who attend Title 1 Schools, doubled in size with support from the Department of Education. President Donald J. Trump [...]
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Drawing on a wide-ranging teaching career at the community college level and with students attending Department of Defense Education Activity ( [...]
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A longtime security guard at Olsen Middle School in Dania Beach was arrested on the first day of school after an anonymous tip led deputies to find a gun in his SUV, according to an arrest report. [...]
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The divisive debate over arming educators, as well as the need for student mental health services, were prime topics at a whirlwind series of school safety commission hearings, but gun control didn't make the agenda. [...]
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Between all-nighters, overworked school counselors, and academic stress, students aren't getting the support they need, writes Gabrielle Weber. [...]
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