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Teacher Melanie Morgan and student Eoghan. RAVIÉS teachers greeted the children in the school drop-off area upon their return to Marie Help of Christians Primary School (MHOC) in Sawtell on Monday after a four-week absence. Cheers rang out across the Mid North Coast when the lockdown was announced last Thursday. Advertise with Area News today. …

After getting re-certified from the state of Ohio, the Delaware Area Career Center media specialist said she was excited to help students learn and grow in school. Grace Hammond said this week that she recently received the Ohio State Trauma-informed Care Certificate. The idea behind certification, she added, is that “every professional who interacts with …

RALEIGH – Lumberton is one of four new sites in North Carolina where people can receive free treatment for COVID-19, the state’s main health agency said on Friday. All four sites, which opened on Friday, offer monoclonal antibodies (mAbs), and treatment will be managed by local organizations in partnership with the Federal Emergency Management Agency. …

While universal hepatitis B virus (HBV) testing is useful in high prevalence areas, it is not as cost effective in low prevalence areas like the United States. However, the use of machine learning technology could help identify those at high risk. A team, led by Nathan S. Ramrakhiani, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Stanford University …

The coronavirus pandemic has exposed existing inequalities in access to education and training, according to the Organization for Economic Development and Cooperation (OECD). Switzerland is no exception. In particular, the pandemic risks “exacerbating existing learning gaps,” said the OECD on Thursday in its Education at a Glance 2021 report, which compares the education systems of …

Children learned how important it is to keep the streets clean as part of the Renfrewshire Council’s Team Up to Clean Up campaign. Campaign staff visited primary schools during Spotless September where they attended a presentation on what the campaign entails and how they could inspire their friends and parents to get involved. Garbage collection, …

Fri 10/09/2021 – 16:58 pm | By: David Tisdale She believed she could so she did. That’s the motto of Wilicia Kelly McClendon, a transfer student who begins her first semester at the University of Southern Mississippi (USM) this fall, bringing with her to the Hattiesburg campus a determination that has served her well as …

A group of parents in Boston held a virtual rally on Tuesday to protest the school district’s lack of distance learning options for the school year that begins September 9. Most of the parents present at the gathering had children with complex and fragile health problems. “I’m really freaked out,” said Courtney Karp, whose daughter …

LOWELL – The school committee on Wednesday passed a motion to seek opportunities to send district staff on an educational visit to Cambodia. The motion, tabled by committee member Dominik Lay, asks Superintendent of Schools Joel Boyd to “convene an ad hoc scoping committee of various internal and external stakeholders to study the feasibility and …

HAZARD, Ky. (WYMT) – Schools in eastern Kentucky continue to face quarantines and closures, as administrators make it clear their primary focus is to have students in person. Educators largely agree that face-to-face learning is the best option for students. Staying in person is the challenge, but hybrid schedules can help. “It’s a great tool …