Cow Valley fire quadruples in size, is visible from Vale: The fire in Malheur County has grown to 81,000 acres.
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Cow Valley fire quadruples in size, is visible from Vale
Quick Glance: California Wildfires Forecast: Summer 2024
  • In recent years, California has experienced two consecutive mild years following devastating wildfire seasons in 2020 and 2021.

  • Experts emphasize the importance of three key factors: a wet winter, California's Mediterranean climate, and the increasing severity of wildfires in the West.

  • Despite an increased burned area this year, a disastrous fire season is not certain, but the fire risk remains high due to dense vegetation.

  • Professor Craig Clements of San Jose State University stresses the significance of wildfire prevention, firefighting, and climate change in relation to wildfires.
This Birmingham area nonprofit gives youth space to open up: ‘Listen’: Eric and Terria Jones created Kings Kids Outreach in 2012.
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This Birmingham area nonprofit gives youth space to open up: ‘Listen’
KENS 5 TV news anchor Deborah Knapp says no to retirement for now: In a season marked by departures, Knapp says she's staying because she lovers her job ...
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KENS 5 TV news anchor Deborah Knapp says no to retirement for now
Oskaloosa Middle School principal dies swimming while on vacation in Michigan: Mark Scholes, 44, drowned in Lake Michigan while on vacation with his family ...
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Oskaloosa Middle School principal dies swimming while on vacation in ...
In interview, Biden says only ‘the Lord Almighty’ could make him drop out of race
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In interview, Biden says only ‘the Lord Almighty’ could make him drop out ...
Quick Glance: Kamala Harris: The Controversial Successor to Biden?
  • Vice President Kamala Harris is not viewed as a serious opponent to Donald Trump despite her qualifications.

  • Discussions about Harris' electability often start with reservations, followed by talks about other potential candidates.

  • Despite her suitability, Harris suffers from lingering criticism that arose during the 2019 Democratic primaries.

  • Harris is praised as a strong debater and fighter, qualities crucial in the current political landscape.
20 Philadelphia schools will start year-round calendar pilot, getting morning and aftercare in the fall, sources say
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20 Philadelphia schools will start year-round calendar pilot ...
In 'Timid,' there is bravery under the surface: Many assume that timidity -- or its close cousin, shyness -- is solely a negative trait ...
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In 'Timid,' there is bravery under the surface
Hong Kong sees a sharp fall in the number of schoolchildren: The drop follows an exodus sparked by a crackdown and comes in the midst of a campaign for ...
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Hong Kong sees a sharp fall in the number of schoolchildren
Quick Glance: Philippines to Maintain Resolute Stance in South China Sea Dispute with Beijing, Official States
  • The Philippines reaffirms their steadfastness in the dispute with Beijing over the South China Sea, as emphasized by a senior security official.

  • Over the past 18 months, tensions in the strategic waterway, a significant sea trade route, have significantly escalated.

  • Despite an agreement to "de-escalate tensions" last week, Manila shows no signs of retreat.

  • To counter China's growing assertiveness, the Philippines has deepened their defense cooperation with the US and other countries.
Atlanta superintendent finalist promises community he’ll listen and learn: Atlanta Public Schools' sole finalist for superintendent, Bryan Johnson ...
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Atlanta superintendent finalist promises community he’ll listen and learn
Virginia middle school principal charged with child abuse: LaRuth Ensley, principal at Henley Middle School in Crozet, was charged with misdemeanor assault and ...
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Virginia middle school principal charged with child abuse
Teacher lied to parents so he could have sleepover with 12-year-old, Arizona cops say
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Teacher lied to parents so he could have sleepover with 12-year-old ...
Petition places smaller Lewis Central bond issue on November ballot: Lewis Central Community School District gained enough signatures to place a general ...
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Petition places smaller Lewis Central bond issue on November ballot
Central Bucks East’s Chase Harlan, a Clemson recruit, is Pa.’s top MLB draft prospect
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Central Bucks East’s Chase Harlan, a Clemson recruit, is Pa ...
2 more Long Island high schools change team names in response to NYS Native American mascot ban
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2 more Long Island high schools change team names in response to NYS ...
Accountancy association joins signature learning partners: Work experience opportunities in accountancy, technology and hospitality have been opened in the ...
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Accountancy association joins signature learning partners
TikTok scandal engulfs middle school in Philadelphia suburb: Students made fake TikTok accounts impersonating teachers and posting disparaging and inflammatory ...
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TikTok scandal engulfs middle school in Philadelphia suburb
Middle school guidance counselor in Connecticut accused of sexually assaulting student
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Middle school guidance counselor in Connecticut accused of sexually ...
Pa. middle schoolers impersonate teachers in lewd, racist TikTok videos: Some of the posts used photos from the teachers’ own social media accounts and the ...
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Pa. middle schoolers impersonate teachers in lewd, racist TikTok videos
Middle School Principal Who Hired Friend To Kill Pregnant Teacher Is Sentenced: Cornelius Green, 42, used the school's money to hire a childhood friend to kill ...
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Middle School Principal Who Hired Friend To Kill Pregnant Teacher Is ...
Recap: Coverage of Biden's rally at Madison's Sherman Middle School: President Joe Biden makes a campaign stop in Wisconsin on Friday.
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Recap: Coverage of Biden's rally at Madison's Sherman Middle School
Quick Glance: Biden Reaffirms Candidacy and Criticizes Trump at Wisconsin Rally
  • Joe Biden had a clear message at his Wisconsin rally on Friday: he isn’t going anywhere. He dismissed concerns about his age and focused largely on Donald Trump, decrying the January 6 insurrection and warning that a second Trump term could bring about the end of democracy.

  • Biden's campaign has framed the 2024 presidential election as a choice between democracy and dictatorship, citing Trump's attempted self-coup in 2020 and the autocratic Project 2025 plan by the right-wing Heritage Foundation as evidence.

  • The Wisconsin rally attracted some of Biden's most devoted supporters, including Pat Raes, president of the Wisconsin SEIU, a union representing service industry workers.

  • In the early hours, Wendell Mullins - a retiree residing near the middle school hosting the Friday rally - displayed notably subdued enthusiasm.
St. Louis Public Schools pushes for share of Rams settlement money: Tuesday’s hearing on child care affordability and pedestrian-friendly streets was the last in ...
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St. Louis Public Schools pushes for share of Rams settlement money
Sacramento deputies investigate report of attempted armed robbery at Del Campo High School
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Sacramento deputies investigate report of attempted armed robbery at Del ...
Phenom 50 2028: The Republic ranks top incoming Arizona high school football freshmen
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Phenom 50 2028: The Republic ranks top incoming Arizona high school ...
Beckett Currie in good spot as his Camas days have ended: As Camas High’s boys basketball career scoring leader and owner of other program records in just three ...
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Beckett Currie in good spot as his Camas days have ended
Bellevue students participate in NASA program that encourages interest in space exploration
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Bellevue students participate in NASA program that encourages interest in ...
IPS picks new leader for School 87 after teacher abuse scandal: IPS has picked Elizabeth Krutz as the new principal for George Washington Carver School 87.
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IPS picks new leader for School 87 after teacher abuse scandal
The outsized impact of 'the Two Suzukis' on Japan's postwar pacifist Constitution - The Mainichi
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The outsized impact of 'the Two Suzukis' on Japan's postwar pacifist ...
Hillcrest Academy Green Flagged: Hillcrest Academy has been Green Flag school-certified.
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Hillcrest Academy Green Flagged
Quick Glance: Cheshire School Achieves Success in Ofsted Evaluation Amid Challenges
  • Victoria Road Primary School in Northwich, part of the Aspire Educational Trust, received a 'good' rating from Ofsted inspectors after a two-day inspection in May, following a previous 'requires improvement' assessment in February 2020.

  • Thanks to the dedication of the school and the trust, all areas reviewed by inspectors were rated as 'good' according to the recently released Ofsted report.

  • The school places a strong emphasis on fostering the personal development of students. They are encouraged to develop leadership skills through various roles and to learn about healthy relationships and safety measures.

  • The school's objective is to ensure academic success for all students, including those with special educational needs and/or disabilities (SEND). Students in key stages 1 and 2 acquire a comprehensive body of knowledge across a variety of subjects.
Victor Mercado, pastor and assistant principal at Kensington Health Sciences Academy, has died at 65
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Victor Mercado, pastor and assistant principal at Kensington Health ...
The Only Back-to-School Supply Checklist You Need: These lists have all the back-to-school supplies you need for kindergarten, middle school ...
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The Only Back-to-School Supply Checklist You Need
Friends, family remember 13-year-old fatally shot at Alderwood mall: Dozens gathered at Mountlake Terrace High School Sunday night to honor Jayda Woods-Johnson ...
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Friends, family remember 13-year-old fatally shot at Alderwood mall
School cellphone ban prompts surprising student opinions: Students, whose cellphones are an extension of their very being, mull pending L.A ...
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School cellphone ban prompts surprising student opinions
Champion for Detroit youths has a special invitation for new Piston Ron Holland: Horatio Williams is always seeking allies to support Detroit youths ...
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Champion for Detroit youths has a special invitation for new Piston Ron ...
Corroding footbridge near school set to be replaced Corroding footbridge in Wimborne to be replaced by council | Bournemouth Echo
Joseph S. ‘Joe’ Loveless Jr., educator, businessman and mayor of Denton, dies: Joseph S. “Joe” Loveless Jr., whose careers spanned education, coaching ...
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Joseph S. ‘Joe’ Loveless Jr., educator, businessman and mayor of Denton ...
Vigil planned in memory of Alderwood mall shooting victim: A candlelight vigil is planned for Sunday to remember Jayda Woods-Johnson, who was fatally struck by ...
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Vigil planned in memory of Alderwood mall shooting victim
Hurricane Beryl turns Louisville newlyweds' honeymoon into 'personal hell': Hurricane Beryl has left a pair of Jefferson County Public Schools employees on their ...
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Hurricane Beryl turns Louisville newlyweds' honeymoon into 'personal hell'
19 Long Island school districts beyond legal limits on cash reserves, according to state records
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19 Long Island school districts beyond legal limits on cash reserves ...
Georgia lawsuit challenges anti-LGBTQ+ book bans over ‘real harms’: Lawsuit says student and youth groups hurt after teacher was fired for reading My Shadow is ...
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Georgia lawsuit challenges anti-LGBTQ+ book bans over ‘real harms’
25 Philly schools will pilot an 'extended day, extended year' program, Mayor Parker says
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25 Philly schools will pilot an 'extended day, extended year' ...
Quick Glance: Oklahoma Court Rejects Proposed Religious Public Charter School
  • The Oklahoma Supreme Court rejected a proposed state-financed Catholic charter school, stating that the first-of-its-kind religious public school would violate the state and U.S. constitutions.

  • The ruling said that the state’s Charter Schools Act, as well as the state and U.S. constitutions, allow only nonsectarian public schools and that the state is prohibited from using public money for the establishment of a religious institution.

  • Supporters of the school highlighted recent Supreme Court rulings indicating that states cannot discriminate against religious schools if they give money to secular schools via vouchers. The case is expected to be appealed to the U.S. Supreme Court and closely monitored after recent decisions expanding the use of tax dollars in support of religious education.

  • The ruling disregards the needs of many families in Oklahoma seeking choice in their child’s education. The lawsuit filed by the Attorney General against the school was seen as a victory for religious liberty by preventing the state from sponsoring any religion at all.
Steve Shanley spreads musical artistry at home and abroad: Cedar Rapids Municipal Band brings ‘joy and unity’ to residents, director says
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Steve Shanley spreads musical artistry at home and abroad
Virginia Museum of History and Culture begins Civic Connects program: Civics Connects will offer classroom-ready resources to Virginia educators ...
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Virginia Museum of History and Culture begins Civic Connects program
‘New era’ as town school to be on one site following campus closure: A Suffolk high school will be an 11-16 school on a single site for the new academic year ...
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‘New era’ as town school to be on one site following campus closure
How Houston ISD’s takeover could change U.S. schools: The changes in HISD rival some of the most significant shakeups to a public school system ever.
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How Houston ISD’s takeover could change U.S. schools
Cambridge Beaches becomes a signature school partner: Cambridge Beaches Resort and Spa has officially signed up as a partner organisation to the public school ...
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Cambridge Beaches becomes a signature school partner
West Shore crosswalk graffiti suspects identified: West Shore RCMP continue to investigate the incident as mischief under the Criminal Code.
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West Shore crosswalk graffiti suspects identified
Richmond School Board delays action on bus driver overtime issue: Meantime, the school board’s auditor reported that more than 700 emails to the school ...
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Richmond School Board delays action on bus driver overtime issue
'Unforeseen circumstances' forces temporary closure of school: 'We have not taken this decision lightly'
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'Unforeseen circumstances' forces temporary closure of school
Hear what Salema Hicks Robinson has to say about the civil sex abuse lawsuit she filed, what she’s lost and how she’s triumphed
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Hear what Salema Hicks Robinson has to say about the civil sex abuse ...
Teach for America is coming to Tampa Bay. Here’s what you need to know.: Understaffed Hillsborough and Pasco schools will get fresh Teach for America educators ...
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Teach for America is coming to Tampa Bay. Here’s what you need to know.
Junior High Schoolers Get Ready for Prince Takamado English Speech Contest
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Junior High Schoolers Get Ready for Prince Takamado English Speech Contest
Students, Educators Show Us What It’s Like When Idaho Fails to Fund School Repairs
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Students, Educators Show Us What It’s Like When Idaho Fails to Fund School ...
Zaire Franklin appreciates how far he’s come — from Philly to the Indianapolis Colts
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Zaire Franklin appreciates how far he’s come — from Philly to the ...
Inside Milton Hershey School: exploring program success that elevates futures: For 115 years, Milton Hershey School has focused on empowering student success ...
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Inside Milton Hershey School: exploring program success that elevates ...
Major Update in Search for Missing 11-year-old Madalina Cojocari: North Carolina officials named the mother of a missing child as a suspect in the case of her ...
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Major Update in Search for Missing 11-year-old Madalina Cojocari
Quick Glance: Mother of Missing 12-Year-Old Girl in North Carolina Now Suspect in Disappearance, Police Say
  • The mother of missing 12-year-old Madalina Cojocari, who was last seen at her home in Cornelius, North Carolina, is now considered a suspect in her disappearance, as per an update from the Cornelius Police Department.

  • Cojocari faced conviction in May for neglecting to report the disappearance, subsequent to pleading guilty without an agreement. The court ruling in the case resulted in a sentence ranging from a minimum of six to a maximum of 17 months in prison.

  • Madalina's last sighting at her residence was on November 23, with her parents delaying the report of her disappearance until December 15. Affidavits submitted by the police indicated the lack of information from both adults regarding Madalina's whereabouts.

  • Subsequently, investigators requested access to bank records, anticipating details that could reveal a financial trail related to Chris Palmiter and potentially shed light on Madalina's vanishing. In a separate recorded prison call, Palmiter mentioned the presence of 'a substantial amount of cash' with the girl, the source of which he was unaware.
Los Angeles schools are exempt from stormwater regulations: LAUSD campuses could help reduce pollution and enhance water supplies if they obeyed stormwater ...
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Los Angeles schools are exempt from stormwater regulations
Portland Public Schools’ construction bond wish list nears $3 billion: Portland Public Schools has a $2.9 billion wish list for a proposed construction and ...
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Portland Public Schools’ construction bond wish list nears $3 billion
Woman in civil sex assault case against Camden school board president comes forward: ‘I want people to see my face’
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Woman in civil sex assault case against Camden school board president ...
HISD cuts rule requiring community involvement in principal hiring: HISD appears to have completely cut the regulation that would require community stakeholder ...
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HISD cuts rule requiring community involvement in principal hiring
Former Gamecocks defensive back hired to coach baseball at South Pointe High School
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Former Gamecocks defensive back hired to coach baseball at South Pointe ...
‘I wanted people to know I am deaf’: Rutgers-bound sprinter Naylah Jones is embracing her track stardom
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‘I wanted people to know I am deaf’: Rutgers-bound sprinter Naylah Jones ...
Ridgefield school bonds keep failing; community says simplify and prioritize: The Ridgefield School District is again returning to the drawing board to figure ...
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Ridgefield school bonds keep failing; community says simplify and ...
Culprits caught on video as Pride crosswalk vandalized twice in Langford: The Pride crosswalk in front of Spencer Middle School in Langford has been vandalized ...
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Culprits caught on video as Pride crosswalk vandalized twice in Langford
Paget and Devonshire primary schools to close in June 2025: Gilbert Institute in Paget and Prospect Primary School in Devonshire are to close their doors in June ...
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Paget and Devonshire primary schools to close in June 2025
School’s island-wide film festival attracts record crowd: Saltus Grammar School held its third annual Bermuda Youth Festival last week in front of a record crowd ...
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School’s island-wide film festival attracts record crowd
An 8-year-old shot in the head on her way home from school shows what’s at stake in Kensington
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An 8-year-old shot in the head on her way home from school shows what’s at ...
Carmen network plans new $55 million charter school while fighting to keep leases with MPS
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Carmen network plans new $55 million charter school while fighting to keep ...
Sheffield retro: 23 fascinating aerial photos showing Sheffield schools in the 90s
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Sheffield retro: 23 fascinating aerial photos showing Sheffield schools in ...