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Oregon department of education doles out millions in under-enrolled preschool program, up to $229K per student

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Over the last two years, Village Childcare Enterprises in Oregon has received over $600,000, designed to service 33 preschoolers from low-income families in 2020-2021, and 20 preschoolers in 2021-2022. During that time, though, the center reported fewer than ten students enrolled in the program. Rather than an … Read more

RTL Today – Secondary education: 45,000 pupils return to school on Monday

After primary schools launched the new academic year last Thursday, it is now time for the country’s secondary pupils to return to school. A little over 45,000 pupils are officially registered across Luxembourg’s public and private secondary schools for this academic year. 5,265 teachers will educate them. Lycée Technique du Centre, located in Limpertsberg and … Read more

Gallagher, Foxx send letter to Education Secretary demanding transparency in COVID relief education spending

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Reps. Mike Gallagher, R-Wis. and Virginia Foxx, R-N.C., sent a letter to Education Secretary Miguel Cardona Friday expressing concern over the lack of transparency about how funds from the American Rescue Plan designated for education have been spent.  “Given … record-breaking declines in student learning, we are … Read more

RTL Today – Primary education: Back to school for 60,000 pupils and 6,000 teachers

15 September marks the first day of school in Luxembourg’s primary education, with a total of 60,500 kids and 6,700 teachers returning to their schools on Thursday morning. While all of the country’s primary schools are back in business as of today, first-year students in secondary education still have until tomorrow, followed by the rest … Read more

HIV/AIDS education bike fundraiser rides through Norwich Sept. 16

NORWICH — More than 350 people will take a 275-mile bike ride through the Northeast this weekend – including through the heart of Norwich – to raise funds for HIV- and AIDS-related programs. The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Community Center in New York City will hold its annual Cycle for the Cause from Friday … Read more

RTL Today – ‘Good education for everyone’: Minister of Education presents new slogan for 2022/2023 school year

While Luxembourg’s primary schools reopen on Thursday, first-year students in the country’s secondary schools must wait until Friday. On Monday, the rest of the secondary school students return to their classrooms. The back-to-school slogan chosen by Minister of Education Claude Meisch for the 2022/2023 school year is “Good education for everyone”. On Tuesday morning, the … Read more

RTL Today – Education: Teachers’ union SEW criticises ministerial measures ahead of new school year

According to teachers’ union SEW, the measures proposed by the Ministry of Education ahead of the new academic year are too insignificant to bring about real change. The Syndicate for Education and Science (SEW), which is affiliated with the Independent Luxembourg Trade Union Confederation (OGBL), has voiced its dismay with the measures announced ahead of the … Read more

RTL Today – Back to school statistics: 60,500 pupils expected in primary education, 51,400 in secondary education

On Monday morning, the Ministry of Education published the latest statistics for the upcoming school year, which reveal that the number of primary school children increased by 1,000 compared to last year. The estimated 60,500 pupils will be taught by 6,650 teachers, out of whom 85% are government employees. In secondary education, the number of … Read more

Biden Should Have Also Called out Left Fringe on Crime, Indoctrination in Education, and Then He Wouldn’t Have to Run Again

On Friday’s broadcast of HBO’s “Real Time,” host Bill Maher stated that he liked that President Joe Biden gave the primetime speech he gave, but because people don’t get nuance, he’d be better off if he critiqued the fringe on the left on indoctrinating kids in school and crime, “and then he could not have … Read more

Arizona’s Top Education Official Sued Following Breitbart Investigation

Arizona’s top education official Kathy Hoffman is facing a lawsuit following an investigation from Breitbart News that revealed the state’s Department of Education was promoting a hypersexual chat site for LGBT minors. Breitbart News previously broke the news that the Arizona Department of Education was promoting the QChat space, a chat service for LGBT teens … Read more