Sam Jarris spent years moving from college to college before graduating. As a student with autism, he often found that professors and administrators were either indifferent or hostile to what he needed to be successful. Jarris, 31, remembers asking a teacher to change a word problem he was having trouble understanding due to his disability. …

Schools will resume on Thursday as scheduled, Tánaiste Leo Varadkar confirmed. The government will ask its public health advisers to consider relaxing the rules on restricting the movement of fully vaccinated close contacts, Tánaiste Leo Varadkar said. Mr Varadkar, speaking to reporters in government buildings, said the rules were causing problems in utilities, industry and …

Illinois State University is updating its FAQs on the Coronavirus website by answering frequently asked questions about the start of the spring semester. The Illinois Department of Public Health said Dec. 30 it approved the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s updated quarantine and isolation requirements. The ISU plans to share more information soon on …

Qatar has started cleaning up its textbooks of supremacist, racist or derogatory references as well as celebrations of violent jihad and martyrdom, according to a recently published study. The revision of textbooks in the last year before Qatar hosts the 2022 World Cup is designed to keep the Gulf state in the lighthouse beauty pageant …

On December 20, 2021, a very crucial bill known as “Prohibition of Child Marriage (Amendment) Bill, 2021Was introduced at Lok Sabha by Ms. Smriti Irani, Union Minister for the Development of Women and Children, to raise the age of marriage for girls from 18 to 21. The “Declarations of objects and reasons” section of the …

By Jacob Mosenda Dar es Salaam. At least 1,200 of the 3,000 girls targeted for enrollment in this year’s school calendar through the Secondary Education Quality Improvement Program (Sequip) have already been enrolled, it has been revealed. In early 2020, the World Bank finally approved the $ 500 million education loan which was delayed following …

The British Horseracing Authority announced on January 1 that it will ‘temporarily postpone’ its requirement for anyone entering the weigh room in Britain to present a negative lateral flow test due to nationwide difficulty in get the rapid results tests. The requirement was due to go into effect at all racetracks in Britain on Wednesday, …

Dave Lubinger first met Adam Slivka in the late 1990s, when Lubinger was a teacher at Brecksville High School and Slivka was a student in his American History class. Almost 20 years after their first meeting, the duo are working to spread the message of the importance of adopting shelter animals. Earlier this year they …