Day: March 20, 2020

Trump administration is waiving all federal requierments for standardized testing in public schools

States have an annual federal mandate through the Every Student Succeeds Act to test most students in specific subjects to assess student performance, and the spring testing season — which can last weeks — is being disrupted across the country with millions of students in 45 states and the District of Columbia at home because their schools closed. Nearly 53 million students are affected, according to an Education Week tally.

Though school systems are broadly trying to move education online, many students do not have the technology or Internet service to access the work, and security issues would loom large

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How Does Coronavirus Affect Children? Here Are the Latest Findings – Inside School Research

By Gabrielle Wanneh

A new study from China offers some of the most extensive evidence to date on how the novel coronavirus affects children. 

Medical researchers in Shanghai recently examined the epidemiological traits and transmission patterns on COVID-19 in 2,143 pediatric patients. Among the study sample, about 34 percent of patients were confirmed to have had the virus while 66 percent were suspected cases. The typical age range of the children in the study was 2 to 13.

Although several studies have been conducted since the initial outbreak of the virus in Wuhan in December 2019, little information has

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Welcome To The Division Of Training And Skills Website

New expertise and data can spark a lifetime of change. Highlights embody an annual Nationwide Speaker Sequence in addition to the Sidney G. Winter Lecture Sequence , plus a writing excellence program. As well as, the institute sponsors activities of widespread curiosity to RSM professionals and Iowa college and faculty students, together with an event that welcomes Grasp of Accountancy (MAC) college students to campus. RSM personnel meet yearly with Iowa school to guantee that our curriculum meets the desires of trade. The OLPC basis , a group out of MIT Media Lab and supported by a number of major … Read More