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This Texas AG who sued to keep a Bible quote on a classroom door isn"t okay with Muslim students praying at school

This Texas AG who sued to keep a Bible quote on a classroom door isn"t okay with Muslim students praying at school.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 20th, 2017

School Prayer Room for Muslims May Violate First Amendment, Texas AG Says

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton's objections to a Muslim prayer room at school has been criticized an “Islamophobic publicity stunt.”.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 21st, 2017

This Elementary School Abolished Homework, And The Results Were Astonishing

Late last summer, Texas teacher Brandy Young made internet waves when she sent a note about homework to the parents of her students. Instead of the no.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkMar 3rd, 2017

Latino students may help keep the doors open at black colleges

THE mascot at César E. Chávez High School in Houston, Texas, is the lobo, Spanish for wolf. Most of the pupils are Latino. The school.....»»

Category: useconomySource: economistFeb 16th, 2017

UK: 4-year-old Muslim girl banned from wearing hijab in school

The school has a strict uniform policy that discourages students from donning headwear or scarfs.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 24th, 2017

VMwareVoice: How The Cloud Helped A School District Handle A Texas-Sized Growth Spurt

Hutto initially virtualized some of its desktops, enabling students and teachers to easily and securely access a single digital workspace while saving $250,000 annually in power costs and saving teachers’ time. Hutto initially virtualized some of .....»»

Category: topSource: forbesDec 12th, 2016

Muslim girl"s hijab ripped off in front of students in US

CAIR's Minnesota chapter released a statement yesterday expressing concern over the school district's response to the incident that took place on Friday.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 16th, 2016

How Donald Trump Has Wreaked Havoc in the High School Classroom

In early October, high school teacher Trent Ashcraft asked his students to watch the second presidential debate as homework. It was the town hall debate—the one where Donald Trump was forced to address his NC-17 boasts about grabbing women, the one whe.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekNov 8th, 2016

In the age of Trump, there"s a new school bully

Teachers and students say the anti-immigrant, anti-Muslim rhetoric on display during this year's election campaign appears to have seeped into the classrooms, creating a new level of fear and anxiety among students of color......»»

Category: topSource: cnnOct 25th, 2016

Lipscomb’s founder might raise his eyebrows today

On Oct. 5, 1891, David Lipscomb and James A. Harding opened the doors of Nashville Bible School, which would become Lipscomb University. Nine students were enrolled on that first day, 34 when the term ended a few months later, including women and secondar.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 25th, 2016

The Classroom Exercise That Turned Fourth-Graders Into Smarter Money Managers

They're more likely to budget, save and talk about money at home Elementary school students are eager to engage in real-world economic decisions, and doing so significantly improves their money management skills and sets them on a clearer path to lo.....»»

Category: topSource: timeOct 3rd, 2016

School bus overturns near Houston, injuring 14

A school bus overturned in southeast Texas, on Friday, injuring more than a dozen students and the driver, the local sheriff and school district said.The bus rolled over while carrying students from ........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineSep 24th, 2016

NEET: TN state board students left high and dry

Govt school students give up medical seat hopes.....»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinessline6 hr. 33 min. ago

Coimbatore school students design waste management prototype

Three students – M Mohammed Ijaz, G Sudarshan and G Raghu Bharathy of Sri Ramakrishna Matriculation Higher Secondary School, Coimbatore designed a “Garbage Robot – GARBOT”, and did their school proud........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinessline12 hr. 48 min. ago

UT"s McCombs School to create new position with $1M gift from longtime marketing executive

Robert Malcolm, a longtime marketing executive who now nurtures entrepreneurs as an angel investor and mentor, has given $1 million to his employer, the University of Texas at Austin. The money will fund an endowed chair in the McCombs School of Busi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals12 hr. 48 min. ago

Canada’s Biggest School System Bans U.S. Trips Over Trump Travel Ban ‘Uncertainty’

The temporary ban on entry to the U.S. of travelers from six Muslim-majority countries also applies to citizens of the six affected countries living elsewhere, such as Canada......»»

Category: topSource: newsweek15 hr. 33 min. ago

South Texas school board gives Exxon $1.2 billion tax break

PORTLAND, Texas — A South Texas school board has approved an estimated $1.2 billion in tax breaks to entice Exxon Mobil Corp. and its Saudi partner to build a $9.3 billion petrochemical plant within its district along the Texas Gulf Coast......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 23rd, 2017

HCL Tech to hire high-school students to train them as software engineers

HCL will provide training for three months to 100 students each in its Lucknow and Madurai campuses.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 23rd, 2017

HCL Tech to recruit and train promising students right after high school

HCL will recruit talented students and train them for entry-level jobs.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 23rd, 2017

Loosening of for-profit school rules worries student advocates

Concerned that dubious for-profit schools may come roaring back, students advocates are urging Congress to refrain from rolling ba.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMar 22nd, 2017

Conservative Students "Violently Threatened" At Lutheran College

Via TheCollegeFix.com, Four in five students at St. Olaf College, a Lutheran liberal arts school, voted for the Clinton/Kaine ticket in 2016, while Trump/Pence drew 1 in 10 and Johnson/Weld 1 in 2.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 21st, 2017