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Black CannaBusiness CEO Intensive and Multi-State Cannabis Company Parallel Launch 2023 National Education Series in Pittsburgh

no EC Capital Press | 2023-01-28, 00:05

After successful 2022 series, BCB and Parallel's Goodblend announce 2023 series launch in Pittsburgh, working to bridge the cannabis social equity gap � PITTSBURGH, Jan. 27, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Black CannaBusiness (BCB) and Parallel's Goodblend are continuing

Inflation-driven higher education debt increases to hit millions of Australians

The Guardian | 2023-01-27, 23:56

Even under the most conservative scenario, modelling suggests average Help debt will increase by at least $1700 when indexed on 1 June Get our morning and afternoon news emails , free app or daily news podcast Millions of Australians with Higher Education Loan

St. Landry law enforcement developing new strategies, education after recent bomb threats

Daily World | 2023-01-27, 20:55

On Tuesday law enforcement officials, who provided response teams to five schools after administrators received separate phoned-in bomb threats. ...

Michael Zwaagstra: School Boards That Tout ‘Inclusion’ Must Practise What They Preach

The Epoch Times | 2023-01-27, 18:36

Commentary If there was a prize for the most dysfunctional school board in the country, the Waterloo Region

TikTok on campus: Colleges nationwide ban popular app as national security concerns grow

Fox News | 2023-01-27, 18:30

Colleges across America are banning access to TikTok on university-owned Wi-Fi networks as national security concerns with the Chinese-owned company's app. The actions against TikTok that have been taken by colleges largely in response to executive orders

Blinken Urges New Ways to Educate Future Generations About Holocaust

Urdu Point | 2023-01-27, 14:46

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on the International Holocaust Remembrance Day called for new ways to educate younger generations about the tragedy of the Holocaust WASHINGTON (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 27th January, 2023) US

The world changed by iPhones: It's time we enhance the education arena

Tallahassee Democrat | 2023-01-27, 10:50

Education savings accounts, or ESAs, offer the update Florida's students so desperately need. ...

Internet trolls Associated Press for discouraging use of 'the,' calling the word 'dehumanizing'

Fox News | 2023-01-27, 10:20

Several people online criticized the Associated Press Stylebook after it issued guidance telling people to avoid a certain word when describing or labeling a group of people. ...

Children’s hospital president promotes 'anti-racism' book for White women: ‘Deconstructing Karen’

Fox News | 2023-01-27, 00:24

The CEO of a Canadian children's hospital was slammed by Twitter users for suggesting her friends read a book on how White women can unlearn their racism. ...

Budget request OK'd as Ryan Walters chairs first meeting of overhauled state Board of Education

no EC Tulsa World | 2023-01-26, 19:47

The newly elected state superintendent received approval Thursday for a revised request with $150 million for teacher incentive pay and $100 million for early-grade reading instruction. #oklaed ...

ChatGPT: Why education should embrace the AI chatbot, not shun it

Beijing News | 2023-01-26, 19:23

Just under two months ago, the US artificial intelligence company OpenAI introduced a program called ChatGPT. Essentially an advanced chatbot, it has been the subject of much debate. Some commentators have described its answers as very impressive, while others

Taiwan appoints new, British-educated intelligence chief

Reuters | 2023-01-26, 15:57

TAIPEI, Jan 26 (Reuters) - Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen appointed a new intelligence chief on Thursday, a British-educated senior diplomat, as part of a broader government reshuffle currently underway and as the island faces growing military threats from

UN appeal to Taliban over ban on women in education and NGO work

RTE | 2023-01-26, 13:14

"If the Taliban finds out, we will be in great trouble," said a female aid worker in Afghanistan who agreed to speak on condition of anonymity. "My life is in danger," she said. She was talking about her underground work to give teenage girls an education -

International AIDS relief program, at 20, looks to next steps

Roll Call | 2023-01-26, 12:52

BANGKOK — Saturday marks a major milestone in the global fight to eliminate the AIDS epidemic, as the U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief celebrates its 20th anniversary as the largest commitment by a country to combat a disease. PEPFAR,

MTB Foundation Celebrates 'Int'l Day Of Education 2023'

MENA FN | 2023-01-26, 11:31

(MENAFN - Bangladesh Monitor) Dhaka: To commemorate the 'International Day of Education (IDE) 2023', MTB Foundation recently celebrated this year's theme – 'to invest in people, prioritise ... ...

‘Immoral’ to advise family and friends on life choices, says Cambridge philosopher

The Guardian | 2023-01-26, 11:20

Self authorship’ is a right, argues Dr Farbod Akhlaghi, and people should make their own decisions on new jobs or having children Giving friends and relations advice about crucial life choices such as whether to take a new job or start a family is immoral,

School official to depart after 6-year-old shot teacher

The Mercury News | 2023-01-26, 01:23

By Denise Lavoie | Associated Press NEWPORT NEWS, Va. — The superintendent of the Virginia school district where a 6-year-old boy shot and wounded his teacher will leave his role after reaching an agreement with the district to leave the job, school officials

WCC hosts World Arts and Education Forum series through April

The Sun Times News | 2023-01-25, 21:41

The Washtenaw Community College (WCC) Division of Humanities, Arts & Social Sciences and Student Activities Department will sponsor a World Arts & Education Forum series of free music/art performances throughout the Winter 2023 semester. The series

Tulsa World Opinion podcast: International Holocaust Remembrance Day is Jan. 27. Education for all ages ...

no EC Tulsa World | 2023-01-25, 18:59

Ginnie Graham talks International Holocaust Remembrance Day with Chloe Kirk of the Jewish Federation of Tulsa. Why is education important for everyone, and where can people go for information locally? ...

Temple Grandin and the Power of Visual Thinking

New York Times | 2023-01-25, 18:53

Readers agree with Ms. Grandin that it is often undervalued. Also: Kevin McCarthy’s vindictive mov; action on climate change; the Supreme Court leak. ...

Gillard Opens South Aaustralia’s Early Education Inquiry

The Epoch Times | 2023-01-25, 18:23

Providing the best early education and care for society’s youngest children raises a complex set of issues, but all are

Science prof blasts green activists who 'clearly don't believe' climate doom, 'robbing' young people of hope

Fox News | 2023-01-25, 18:07

A geological sciences professor who said he will leave his role at the University of Alabama says the climate narrative is “robbing" young Americans of their "ambition and their hope.” ...

23 Percent of Dutch Millennials Believe Holocaust is Myth: New Survey Elicits Shock In Netherlands

The Algemeiner | 2023-01-25, 17:53

A street in Amsterdam, Photo: Wikimedia Commons. Dutch Justice Minister Dilan Yeşilgöz led a chorus of outrage Wednesday over a just-released report showing widespread lack of awareness from Dutch citizens about the Nazi atrocities of World War II against

Seychelles celebrates International Education Day for the second time |25 January 2023

Nation | 2023-01-25, 15:49

Highlights achievements and challenges in the sector The Ministry of Education has commemorated the International Education Day for the second consecutive year, by highlighting success stories within the sector and stressed on the need to maintain these

Renowned Holocaust Survivor and Educator to be Awarded one of Poland’s Highest Honors

The Algemeiner | 2023-01-25, 14:33

Israeli Ambassador to the UN Gilad Erdan and a group of Holocaust survivors pose with a copy of the resolution at the UN General Assembly. Photo: Israel’s MIssion to the UN JNS.org – Legendary Holocaust survivor Edward Mosberg will be posthumously

World-class education in India can decrease exodusSTUDY IN INDIA

Deccan Herald | 2023-01-25, 11:25

Every student aspires to lead a fulfilling life and pursue a career in a field of interest. Some may choose foreign education to explore new opportunities. While the quality of education is a key motivator, future work opportunities, international exposure,

Harvard or Happiness? 11 High School Seniors Debate College Rankings.

New York Times | 2023-01-25, 08:24

Students describe the peril and promise of the college application process. ...