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'Nothing to fear from virus' Parents WOULD send their children back to school - shock poll

PARENTS have said they would send their children back to the classroom after primary schools in England started reopening as part of easing lockdown measures, despite scientists warning it is too soon and could spark a second wave of coronavirus.

classroom - Google News (UK)
2:44pm PDT - June 1st, 2020

These teenagers are going from classroom to CEO

India News: From making medicines affordable to setting up cryptocurrency and travel platforms, youngsters are spinning their own business dreams

classroom - The Times of India
1:39am PDT - June 1st, 2020

Remote learning got you down? Here are the best educational sites for kids.

We are living in a new age of widespread remote, online learning.  Whether it’s homeschool parents turning to online resources to help plan lessons, new families looking for activities for their housebound kids over the summer, or high schoolers looking for a…

classroom - Mashable
7:12am PDT - May 31st, 2020

Rype offers students one-on-one video language lessons via Skype — but it's a pricier and less flexible option than other language-learning platforms

  • Rype is a browser-based language-learning program that connects students with native-speakers and certified teachers over weekly, 30-minute video lessons via Skype.
  • While it's pricier than other platforms, Rype is great for those who learn b…

    classroom - Business Insider
    12:42pm PDT - May 28th, 2020

This app teaches you how to code through a video game-style setup

TL;DR: Learn to code with a lifetime of Learnable for $39.99, a 77% savings as of May 27. Not everyone learns the same way. If you actually want to retain information, you need to absorb it in a way that makes sense to you. That's what the folks at Learnable…

classroom - Mashable
12:49am PDT - May 27th, 2020

2020 National Teacher of the Year Announced, Educates Kansas Preschoolers Alongside Retirees

Tabatha Rosproy was chosen as the 2020 National Teacher of the Year for bridging the worlds of her community’s oldest and youngest

classroom - Time
11:42am PDT - May 21st, 2020

Gunman in Deadly Pensacola Military Base Attack Linked to al-Qaida, FBI Says

The FBI has found a link between the gunman in a deadly attack at a military base last December and an al-Qaida operative, an official said.

classroom - Time
9:05am PDT - May 18th, 2020

An Australian study of how coronavirus spread in 15 schools found a transmission rate of far less than 1%

  • An Australian study of 15 schools has found a transmission rate of 0.23% for the coronavirus between infected people and those who had close contact with them.
  • 863 people came into close contact with 9 students and 9 teachers with the corona…

    classroom - Business Insider
    7:33am PDT - May 18th, 2020

How schools around the world are reopening during the coronavirus pandemic

What does the classroom look like during a pandemic? As places like China and Denmark reopen their countries, they provide some answers.

classroom - ABC News
7:24am PDT - May 17th, 2020

Opinion: Gulp, I think I'm ready to send my kids back to school

With the 2019 school year ending for most kids, parents like me have already turned their thoughts to the fall and to whether kids will be sent back to school. My wife and I have been homeschooling our four little ones since the pandemic closed their schools …

classroom - CNN
6:07am PDT - May 16th, 2020

Online education site Shmoop helped me understand difficult topics and prepare for tests in school — here's why I recommend it to all students

  • Shmoop is an online education provider that offers guides and online classes across a wide range of subjects from math to literature. They also have resources and courses for teachers 
  • Its content is clear, informative, and presented with a …

    classroom - Business Insider
    8:44am PDT - May 15th, 2020

A growing number of universities aren't coming back to campus this fall — here's the list so far

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  • A growing number of universities and colleges across the US are opting for online-only courses in the fall 2020 semester.
  • The coronavirus could resurge in the fall, bringing a wave of infections much larger than the one th…

    classroom - Business Insider
    8:08am PDT - May 14th, 2020

At-home learning could be easier with a 4K TV, and these are on sale

This past weekend was a big one for (virtual) college graduations. But for high school, middle school, and elementary school students, the end of the school year might still be a month away. Parents who usually rely on daycare or summer camps are rearing up t…

classroom - Mashable
8:58am PDT - May 11th, 2020

Farms from North Carolina to California are lending out their cutest, most video-friendly animals to company meetings and virtual happy hours. 2 owners share how it's keeping business and spirits up during the pandemic.

  • A North Carolina horse farm called Peace N Peas Farm is letting people pay for their miniature donkey, Mambo, and other farm animals to tune into video calls.
  • In less than a week, the miniature donkey Mambo has been booked for appearances on…

    classroom - Business Insider
    8:00am PDT - May 9th, 2020

Here's how countries are getting children back to school

Some nations are reopening classrooms that were closed by the Covid-19 pandemic. Here is how some of those schools look, which could provide clues for how we think our children will, one day, resume their education.

classroom - CNN
8:44am PDT - May 7th, 2020

Talk to kids about online porn, because they're finding it during the pandemic

During the coronavirus pandemic, stressed out parents have embraced screens as a reliable way to keep their kids entertained for hours at a time.  But amidst the classroom Zoom calls, marathon Minecraft sessions, and YouTube bingeing, there may be an unwelcom…

classroom - Mashable
6:00am PDT - May 7th, 2020

When Schools Reopen, Don't Ditch Online Learning

Blending classroom teaching and virtual education keeps students flexible and engaged.

classroom - Wired
11:13am PDT - May 6th, 2020

Thousands of teachers joined Facebook groups to strike. Now they're revisiting them for support and guidance as schools remain shuttered and classes continue online.

  • The "Red for Ed" wave of teacher activism swept the country over the past two years, with teachers asking for higher wages, better funding, and increased support staff.
  • The fight for better pay led to Facebook groups of teachers — one group,…

    classroom - Business Insider
    5:30am PDT - May 6th, 2020

Unimpressed by online classes, college students seek refunds

Students at more than 25 universities are filing lawsuits demanding tuition refunds from their schools after finding that the online classes they're being offered don't match up to the classroom experience

classroom - ABC News
10:22pm PDT - May 3rd, 2020

Hunters: Jewish groups criticise Holocaust portrayal in Amazon show

The drama series draws ire for a gruesome and fictitious human chess scene at Auschwitz.

classroom - BBC News
11:25am PST - February 23rd, 2020

This is what happens when ISIS invades your village, destroys the schools, bans music, and then leaves

Ex-Taliban fighters pledging allegiance to ISIS took over multiple villages in Afghanistan's eastern Nangarhar province from 2015 to about 2019. The hardline fighters shut down schools and markets, and banned simple pleasures in life, like driving and listeni…

classroom - Business Insider
3:14am PST - February 22nd, 2020

Florida teacher suspended for washing out student's mouth with hand sanitizer

The teacher admitted to holding the sanitizer near his mouth but claimed the student grabbed the bottle himself and pumped it into his own mouth.

classroom - USA Today
12:20pm PST - February 20th, 2020

5 hospitalized after vaping device found in Wisconsin school

Vaping illnesses have reportedly hospitalized 14 people at the school this month

classroom - ABC News
12:22am PST - February 20th, 2020

World of Horror is a creepy, retro, and completely hypnotic horror game

World of Horror, developed by Polish designer Panstasz (Pawel Kozminski), is a roguelite roleplaying game and an homage to Lovecraft and horror manga artists like Junji Ito. It launches in Steam Early Access this week and will be available on Nintendo Switch,…

classroom - The Verge
8:00am PST - February 19th, 2020

Maryland university opens lounge-style food pantry for students in need

A Maryland university has opened a new food pantry for students with the aim of eliminating the stigma of utilizing the resource for their nutritional needs.

classroom - ABC News
2:21pm PST - February 18th, 2020

RT @Brodah_Ayo: A professor entered his classroom with a glass of water. He raised the glass of water. everyone in the room expected the:…

i_am_molans (@cute_molans)
1:08am PDT - August 26th, 2019

Assassination Classroom(Brains-Base) https://t.co/FIlDNQgHUW Rating:7 Tags:Action,Comedy,Assassins,School Life https://t.co/0WqdrAEnOh

Anime Recommended (@janimerecommend)
1:08am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @nmemon2004: Vice Chancellor Shaikh Ayaz University Shikarpur Dr. Raza Bhatti assisting his student to his classroom. Such noble teacher…

muhammad ali (@advsahito)
1:08am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @liveworkgermany: Learning #German can be tough for #expats. Prioritising it is usually a common problem, especially with the stresses o…

Onochie David Nnaemeka (@n_davido)
1:08am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @Brodah_Ayo: A professor entered his classroom with a glass of water. He raised the glass of water. everyone in the room expected the:…

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1:08am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @Na_carrera: Two weeks to start the #CodeWeekDeepDive MOOC. Register now to learn how to integrate #unplugged activities, #Robotics #Tin

Katarzyna Siwczak (@kkasiw)
1:08am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @sandyhook: My son Dylan was shot at least 5 times in his classroom at Sandy Hook Elementary. He died at just 6 years old. Yet in the ye…

Moecomedy (@Pisanosfriends)
1:08am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @robbysoave: Oh no, someone sidestepped my intellectual gatekeeping to acquire this knowledge that I should have sole authority to impar…

Lyle (Core Values and Boner Culture) (@Lyde15)
1:08am PDT - August 26th, 2019

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Digital Marketing Consultants India & Trainer (@emarketingseo)
1:08am PDT - August 26th, 2019

5 Ways to Step Back into the Classroom Better Than We Ever Were Before https://t.co/DjA4PkGDhb via @YouTube

(@CaffreyEj)
1:07am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @Brodah_Ayo: A professor entered his classroom with a glass of water. He raised the glass of water. everyone in the room expected the:…

Chocolate (@OteleGlory)
1:07am PDT - August 26th, 2019

7 New Features Added To Google Classroom. https://t.co/pqSVdNzW1W

Cristin@ Santos (@edwaves)
1:07am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @sunnylovelife: During Sandeul's Starry night classroom concert, Bin and Jinjin was asked to give advice to the students: Bin: Guys, alt…

Eu (@leedongmines)
1:07am PDT - August 26th, 2019

Sharing: How to Check Student Submissions for Plagiarism in Google Classroom | Educational Technology and Mobile Learning https://t.co/EaMjFfFqsu

Ryan Collins ⓔ (@eduk8me)
1:07am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @lindsayncurrie: #Teacher friends, I’d like to help bulk up your classroom libraries for this year! Kids need a wide range of titles, so…

Mrs C. (@MrsC_KS2)
1:06am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @Brodah_Ayo: A professor entered his classroom with a glass of water. He raised the glass of water. everyone in the room expected the:…

EzeNwanyi (@Ebonyichic_1)
1:06am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @Brodah_Ayo: A professor entered his classroom with a glass of water. He raised the glass of water. everyone in the room expected the:…

Virgin Boy | Lussy (@AirvhardLusi)
1:06am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @sunnylovelife: During Sandeul's Starry night classroom concert, Bin and Jinjin was asked to give advice to the students: Bin: Guys, alt…

(@AstrOaholic)
1:06am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @Brodah_Ayo: A professor entered his classroom with a glass of water. He raised the glass of water. everyone in the room expected the:…

Ada (@realBlvckWitch_)
1:06am PDT - August 26th, 2019

IAM Platform Curated Tweet: California science teachers offer more input on new classroom materials – EdSource https://t.co/uU6lNL5jis #Astronomy #Biology #Chemistry #Geology #meteorology #Physics #Science #TopInfluence #IAMPlatform

IAM Platform (@IAM__Network)
1:05am PDT - August 26th, 2019

Bout to get back into the classroom so naturally I’m trying to prepare snappy responses for when I’m overhearing 4th-grade boys contemplate hyper-violent war tactics. Any suggestions?

Luke Hyce (@luke_hyce)
1:05am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @Brodah_Ayo: A professor entered his classroom with a glass of water. He raised the glass of water. everyone in the room expected the:…

Your Guardian Angel (@AskMeWhatIWant)
1:05am PDT - August 26th, 2019
RT @SteeleThoughts: Sometimes... classroom management is about understanding the difference between Andy and Barney. https://t.co/6kX3HuJLOz

RT @SteeleThoughts: Sometimes... classroom management is about understanding the difference between Andy and Barney. https://t.co/6kX3HuJLOz

Angie Wells (@awells54321)
3:10am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @Nancy35229662: @Abizy @support_a_teach 4th grade teacher trying to add high interest books to her classroom #clearthelists #clearthelis

gina parnell (@ginaparnell)
3:10am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @steven_kolber: Next month's #edureading article is by @john_hattie and is entitled 'What doesn't work in education: the politics of dis…

Scott Anderson (@ocpalloneword2)
3:09am PDT - August 25th, 2019

Assassination Classroom or Avatar? — Apples and oranges https://t.co/zpH6uwwp8Y

Octopus (@nagisasensei_)
3:09am PDT - August 25th, 2019

We are a school where students thrive on independent learning. This means lots of support from teachers but you remain the driver of your learning. Book an appt with guidance and find out why we're a good alternative to the regular classroom. #backtoschool

Subway Two Teachers (@SubwayAcademy2)
3:09am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @ShardaKBlake: Our kids have little exposure to worldly experiences. We have to find innovative ways to create those learning experienc…

gina parnell (@ginaparnell)
3:09am PDT - August 25th, 2019

Does anyone use a document camera in the classroom? If so, which brand is it? I would like to purchase one.

Kristine Hodgins (@KristineHodgins)
3:09am PDT - August 25th, 2019

US school building new classrooms with places to hide from mass shooters https://t.co/VQ38LS6gEO

Independent US (@IndyUSA)
3:08am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @evinomeara: We do not need these in the classroom. https://t.co/GZa7SfcNOr

Evin (@evinomeara)
3:07am PDT - August 25th, 2019

Stepping into the New Year 2019 And this is how our 1st week of the New Year looked like #Classroom Training & #LeadershipCoaching all the way! Thanks #TanviAjmera. #khrysalis #softskills #leadershipdevelopmenthttps://t.co/gFbkT5Q4qV

Khrysalis Training & Consultancy LLP (@KhrysalisL)
3:07am PDT - August 25th, 2019

You get to learn the nuances to overthrow government at a Classroom! #HongKong protests were hatched almost 2 yrs back. #Coching #HowToToppleGovt #SchoolOfRevolution #HumanRights #Activism #RevolutionNow @EconGeopolTech #Geopolitics https://t.co/ZuiD2gRwm6

Navita Srikant (@NavitaSrikant)
3:07am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @lorenlong: Wow, thanks for doing what you do, @colourblindorg! Yeah, there is one in every classroom. https://t.co/JwEfO0Fczt

ColourBlindAwareness (@colourblindorg)
3:06am PDT - August 25th, 2019

White teachers can be kind to every Black and Brown child that walks through their classroom doors. But how can you love or care for someone you know so little about? #molloyedu360 #molloyedu502 https://t.co/REULsac4iB

Madeline Craig (@madcraig)
3:06am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @_PeytonAllen: @FindingQueso @support_a_teach https://t.co/Sp3VIwcK5O I teach Special Education and my students are in need of the senso…

Jannie (@Jannieteach1)
3:06am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @steven_kolber: Next month's #edureading article is by @john_hattie and is entitled 'What doesn't work in education: the politics of dis…

Kate Littlejohn (@kelittlejohn)
3:06am PDT - August 25th, 2019

December 2018~ Power packed month with on job training to classroom interventions on #languageskills and #accountability and #ownership to #leadershipdevelopment Program and 1-1 #coaching. Thank you #TanviAjmera for… https://t.co/xolKbvYatI

Khrysalis Training & Consultancy LLP (@KhrysalisL)
3:06am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @davidsamuelps: Life goal: I want to start my own company again. Provide consultancy and training to people and partners. The same peopl…

Fernando Herrera (@Fern_HerreraJr)
3:05am PDT - August 25th, 2019