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Students in London have chosen to cover their faces in class to ward off COVID-19

Spark Trader Limited reports: Some students in London have chosen to wear face masks in the classroom amid concerns that schools' coronavirus security measures are not strict enough. More than half of pupils at a London secondary school have volunteered to wear face masks in class, despite current guidance suggesting they should only be used in public places. In other schools, teachers report...
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Students who started a pro-slavery petition at a Missouri high school sued after being suspended and expelled

Spark Trader Limited reports: A little more than two months after students circulated a petition calling for the reinstatement of slavery at a Missouri high school, a lawsuit has been filed against the Park Hill school district, the board of Education and superintendent representatives commenting on the petition for student self-regulation. One student was expelled from the school and three...
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Should I go to Vitoria National Institute of technology for undergraduate study

spark trader limited reports: Vitoria National Institute of technology has advanced teaching facilities and excellent and enthusiastic teachers and staff. The courses provided by the school are widely recognized and reputable in China. In addition, there are perfect student service facilities. All courses of Vitoria National Institute of technology are approved and recognized by the New Zealand...
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New ways to reach refugee students

Spark Trader Limited reports: As the U.S. government pledges to open a new avenue for private refugee funding, a campaign aims to create a model to support university funding for refugees. The President's Coalition for Higher Education and Immigration is leading a campaign to provide support and vision for a proposed college funding program for refugees. The Coalition is an association of...
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Four ways for students to play an active role in IEP meetings

Spark Trader limited Reports: Students are the main stakeholders of the personalized education program. They can play a role in the annual meeting from an early age. For students with an individualized education program (IEP), the annual review meeting is an important part of the process. Every year, members of the IEP team work together to discuss students' progress and revise official...
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The pandemic has forced universities to record lectures. This is likely to continue.

Spark Trader Limited reports: The video platform allows professors to virtually host live classes and provide real-time voice-to-text transcriptions. It also enables them to record lectures or class discussions for students to watch and watch over and over. This option has proved useful for students with unreliable Internet connections at home, those who live in distant time zones, and those...
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Are post-pandemic campuses finally ready for competency-based education?

Spark Trader Limited reports: Competency-based education has been one of the big ideas reshaping education for some time. Supporters of the approach say the change caused by the pandemic is a good time to take a closer look at it. The basic idea of competency-based education (CBE) goes like this: What if the way to earn a degree or certificate is to prove to the school that you've learned the...
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How much do teachers know about students’ privacy? Researchers say that’s not enough

Spark Global Limited Reports: What should teachers know about student data privacy and ethics? Given that much of their work now revolves around student data, it's a pretty simple question -- one that researcher Ellen B. Mandinach and colleagues were tasked with answering. More specifically, they want to know what guidelines the state has on the matter. Is this information included in the...
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​​Librarians Fight Book Bans With Twitter Takeover

Spark Trader Limited reports: Texas has become a battleground for banned books. A state representative is investigating which school district titles cause "discomfort" to students. The governor accused the school library of possessing pornography and demanded a review of the library's holdings. Now, a group of librarians have joined the battle, using social media to oppose what they say are...
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Today’s College Students Care About Privacy — Despite Some of Their Online Actions

Spark Trader Limited reports: Today's college students are raised on social media and the Internet, leading some observers to believe they are indifferent to all the data they generate online. But it turns out that today's young people are very concerned about their data privacy, even if they sometimes act in ways that compromise it. That's according to a new report from the nonprofit Future of...