Education Advanced Awarded Two New Patents for School Master Scheduling and Staffing Software Cardonex

TYLER, Texas, Oct. 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Education Advanced, Inc., the innovative leader in K-12 operations technology, announced today two new patents awarded for its school master schedule and staff planning software, Cardonex. The technology behind the new patents solves the complexity of generating school staffing schedules by factoring for students’ required and requested courses, teaching staff available in the district and their qualifications, and campus facility information. This

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Cox’s Bazar Education Sector: COVID 19 Response Strategy, 2020 – Reaching Every Learner – Bangladesh

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On 24th March 2020, the Refugee Relief and Repatriation Commissioner (RRRC) (based in Cox’s Bazar) released a statement defining the essential and critical activities in all 34 camps in Cox’s Bazar for COVID 19. The statement defined education as a non-essential activity. This resulted in severely restricted access for UN and NGO staffs and the closure of learning facilities. This closure means that the education sector closed nearly

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SMC Supes Approve Grant to Support Special Education Services

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REDWOOD CITY – Tuesday, the San Mateo County Board of Supervisors approved a grant for $30,000 to the IEP Collaborative, Inc. (IEPC) to fund special education rights training workshops, limited special education legal consultation for youth and their families, COVID-19 distance learning program development, translation services, and general organizational support.

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OSU, Tinker Air Force Base to sign education partnership agreement | Local News

STILLWATER, Okla. — Oklahoma State University and Tinker Air Force Base are scheduled to sign a collaborative agreement Thursday, allowing OSU students to study and work alongside the Air Force at the Oklahoma City Air Logistics Complex.

Lt. Gen. Donald “Gene” Kirkland, commander, Air Force Sustainment Center, Tinker Air Force Base; Brig. Gen. Jeffrey King, commander, Oklahoma City Air Logistics Complex; and OSU President Burns Hargis will sign the educational

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Property tax hike on city ballot would fund early childhood support services | Education

According to the emails, Dodson preferred to call the ballot measure Proposition C, for child. Advocates pushed Proposition R for the Ready By Five campaign led by WePower.

In St. Louis County, the campaign was for a half-cent economic development sales tax on the November ballot to raise $80 million annually. The state statute regulating the tax funds allowed for infrastructure expenditures in or outside of the county without requiring

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Ambow Education Wins Bid for Asian Development Bank-Backed Project

BEIJING, Sept. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Ambow Education Holding Ltd. (“Ambow” or the “Company”) (NYSE American: AMBO), a leading national provider of educational and career enhancement services in China, is pleased to announce today, that one of its wholly-owned subsidiaries in China, Beijing Ambow Shengying Education and Technology Co., Ltd (“Ambow Shengying“), received notification from Instrimpex International Tendering Co., Ltd., which is responsible for facilitating Asian

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3D Printing Market in Education Sector Market 2020

The report on the 3D Printing Market in Education Sector Market provides a bird’s eye view of the current proceeding within the 3D Printing Market in Education Sector Market. Further, the report also takes into account the impact of the novel COVID-19 pandemic on the 3D Printing Market in Education Sector Market and offers a clear assessment of the projected market fluctuations during the forecast period. The different factors that

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Illinois Wesleyan got major pushback for cutting religion, French and anthropology. But other colleges are dropping the humanities too. | Local Education

In July, two weeks before a board of trustees meeting where changes would be finalized, students rallied on campus to express their opposition. Maeve Plunkett, a senior majoring in German and international studies, said she traveled from her home in Glenview, with her parents and boyfriend, to speak at the demonstration.

Plunkett said she felt compelled to participate because the German language program was cut the year before, while she

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Applications open for LPSS-funded in-home internet service; part of bid to close digital gaps | Education

The Lafayette Parish School System and Love Our Schools opened the parish’s first-ever in-home internet assistance program to applications Monday, one move in a broader plan to make the internet more accessible to all students.

The in-home internet assistance program is open to families with LPSS students who attend a community eligibility provision (CEP) school or who qualify for free or reduced price lunch, and haven’t had home internet access

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Virtual Reality Market in Education Sector Will Showcase Neutral Impact During 2020-2024 | Affordability of VR Gear to Boost the Market Growth | Technavio

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Technavio has been monitoring the virtual reality market in education sector and it is poised to grow by USD 6.34 bn during 2020-2024, progressing at a CAGR of over 59% during the forecast period. The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment.

Although the COVID-19 pandemic continues to transform the growth of various industries, the

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Job losses mount for public school employees as pandemic squeezes education sector

The jobs report released Friday indicated employment losses in public education. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images) Published Credit: John Moore/Getty Images Published Credit: John Moore/Getty Images


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The pandemic-induced economic downturn is taking a toll on America’s educators. 

Job gains during the month of September, as reported by the Bureau of Labor Statistics Friday, were weaker than expected. One of the main drivers: job losses in public education. 

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India-Nepal unveils website on post-earthquake reconstruction of education sector projects

Kathmandu, Sept. 23 — Indian Ambassador to Nepal Vinay M Kwatra and Sushil Gyewali, CEO of Nepal’s National Reconstruction Authority, have unveiled a website on Government of India-assisted post-earthquake reconstruction projects in the education sector in Nepal.

In a virtual launch ceremony today, Ambassador Vinay M. Kwatra and Sushil Gyewali, CEO of National Reconstruction Authority jointly unveiled a dedicated website on Government of India-assisted post-earthquake reconstruction projects in the education

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WT receives more than $2 million in grants to support education, living wage employment | KAMR

CANYON, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) – West Texas A&M University announced it has received more than $2 million in grants for programs meant to increase educational attainment and rate of living wage employment among local underserved and rural populations.

The university is set to act as a base for a new AmeriCorps program, partnering with area high schools, community colleges, organizations and businesses, workforce and economic development entities to help existing systems

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University subject profile: film production and photography | Education

What you’ll learn
Film production students will spend most of their time – not surprisingly – making films. You’ll be taught about the stages required to get a piece of work up to industry standard, from pre-production, such as producing and planning, to directing, light and sound work, and then through to post-production editing.

Photographers will be encouraged to try out various styles, such as studio photography, portraiture, location shoots,

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Leadership, Security, Communication: The Three COVID Coping Strategies For Education

Schools around the world adapting to the new realities that have resulted from the COVID-19 pandemic. Uncertainty is widespread as officials from K-12 through higher education work hard to keep students, educators, and staff safe, while providing the best possible learning environments.

There’s a lot of flux around how and where education will take place this fall and beyond. However,  one constant is that technology will play a central role

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OSU, Tinker Air Force Base to sign education partnership agreement | News

Oklahoma State University and Tinker Air Force Base are scheduled to sign a collaborative agreement Thursday, allowing OSU students to study and work alongside the Air Force at the Oklahoma City Air Logistics Complex.

Lt. Gen. Donald “Gene” Kirkland, commander, Air Force Sustainment Center, Tinker Air Force Base; Brig. Gen. Jeffrey King, commander, Oklahoma City Air Logistics Complex; and OSU President Burns Hargis will sign the educational partnership agreement.

The

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National Education Policy will establish India as global education destination: PM Modi

National Education Policy will establish India as global education destination: PM Modi


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Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said that the National Education Policy (NEP) will establish India as the global education destination and open up new opportunities in the country.

 

The Prime Minister was addressing the convocation ceremony of IIT Guwahati through video conferencing today.

 

Mr. Modi expressed hope that

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Pharmacy Benefit Management Institute (PBMI) Selects STACK as Membership and Education Management Software Platform

PITTSBURGH, Sept. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ –The Pharmacy Benefit Management Institute (PBMI) and STACK today announce the availability of a new membership and educational platform for PBMI members.  This dynamic web-based platform will empower PBMI members to take full advantage of their benefits through both scheduling and tracking of educational programs and improved membership directory capabilities. 

As the leading provider of research and education for the pharmacy benefit market, PBMI

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West Japan education board to require students to buy own tablets amid pandemic



a tall building in a city: A part of the Hyogo Prefectural Government building that houses the prefectural board of education is seen in this photo taken in Kobe's Chuo Ward. (Mainichi)


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A part of the Hyogo Prefectural Government building that houses the prefectural board of education is seen in this photo taken in Kobe’s Chuo Ward. (Mainichi)

KOBE — The Hyogo Prefectural Board of Education has decided to basically require students entering prefectural high schools including special needs schools to buy their own tablet devices for their studies from the 2022 academic year.

The move comes as a

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Schools find shortage of laptops, tablets when needed the most | Education

“If we need it all at once, guess what? Most of us are going to be disappointed,” Simpson said. “We’ll get it – eventually.”

Aside from the 9,700 iPads, Buffalo Public Schools are waiting for an order of more than 1,000 HP laptops. Those are for staff to ensure everyone has an upgraded device with a web cam, Edwards said.

“They’re not giving us how long that delay is, only

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