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    (CNN)We all know that schools play a central and crucial role in the lives of children. But President Donald Trump, without clear plans to contain the coronavirus in communities where it is currently surging, has threatened to defund schools that dont open up in the fall. This move would be detrimental to children, their parents and teachers, adding more fear and confusion during an already chaotic time. (As CNNs Tami Luhby writes, the President cant unilaterally cut current federal support...
    CHICAGO (WLS) -- Chicago Department of Public Health Commissioner Dr. Allison Arwady said there could be some students in Chicago Public Schools classrooms this fall, if the city continues to control COVID-19 cases.CPS parents and students have been anxiously awaiting word from Chicago Public School officials on whether schools would open for in-person instruction.I broadly feel good that if we are able to keep our outbreak basically in control, as it is here, we will be in a position to...
    The truth is that iOS 14 comes with many more news than we expected, it is a deep update that goes far beyond the widgets that so many headlines have taken away. With iOS 14 many functions come, we have found more than 100 new features, and many of them are great and surely you are wanting to try them. Today we have compiled 7 cool iOS 14 features and quite unknown, they are not the type of news that...
    CHICAGO (WLS) -- Chicago Department of Public Health Commissioner Dr. Allison Arwady said there could be some students in Chicago Public Schools classrooms this fall, if the city continues to control COVID-19 cases.CPS parents and students have been anxiously awaiting word from Chicago Public School officials on whether schools would open for in-person instruction.I broadly feel good that if we are able to keep our outbreak basically in control, as it is here, we will be in a position to...
    New York City schools may be back in session in September, but 90,000 students might no longer have a school bus to take them. The city Department of Education is considering a plan to make buses available only for special-needs students whose transportation is legally required, a source knowledgeable about the system told The Post. “My understanding is that they’re not going to provide general education busing,” the insider said. A DOE spokeswoman confirmed the agency is “assessing” a truncated...
    New York City schools may be back in session in September, but 90,000 students might no longer have a school bus to take them. The city Department of Education is considering a plan to make buses available only for special-needs students whose transportation is legally required, a source knowledgeable about the system told The Post. “My understanding is that they’re not going to provide general education busing,” the insider said. A DOE spokeswoman confirmed the agency is “assessing” a truncated...
    WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Draft safety guidelines for school this fall from the Kansas State Department of Education say students, teachers and staff should wear masks, but that students up to fifth or sixth grade shouldn’t be required to wear them unless local officials mandate it, the Kansas City Star and Wichita Eagle are reporting. The draft guidelines about how to reopen schools amid the COVID-19 pandemic were shared with superintendents this week and are expected to be formally presented...
    BALTIMORE (AP) — Johns Hopkins University has filed a lawsuit seeking to block the Trump administrations decision to make international students leave the U.S. if they intend to take classes entirely online starting this fall. The Baltimore private institution filed the lawsuit Friday against U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement in federal court in the District of Columbia, the Baltimore Sun reported. It argues that the agencys decision “completely upended” the university’s reopening plans for the upcoming semester. ICE notified colleges...
    MAC football teams will reportedly lose a shocking amount of money this upcoming season. According to USA Today, the Big 10 canceling non-conference games during the coronavirus pandemic will cost MAC teams at least $10.5 million. (RELATED: David Hookstead Is The True King In The North When It Comes To College Football) In total, the Big 10 would have paid out more than $22 million in non-conference games.   View this post on Instagram   A post shared by Wisconsin Football (@badgerfootball) on Jan 9,...
    The largest Los Angeles teachers union is calling for campuses to remain closed when the new school year starts. The board of directors and bargaining team for United Teachers Los Angeles say it’s too soon to safely bring children back to classrooms -- despite a push by President Trump to have all schools nationwide reopen in the fall. In a statement earlier this week, union leaders declared that “safety has to be the priority.” “We all want to physically open schools...
    SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF/AP) — Hours after Pac-12 officials announced their sports teams would only be playing conference opponents this fall because of the COVID-19 pandemic, commissioner Larry Scott revealed he has tested positive for the virus and was suffering from ‘flu-like’ symptoms. In a twitter post the league said: “After experiencing mild flu-like symptoms late this week and out of an abundance of caution Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott was tested for COVID-19. The test for Commissioner Scott came back...
    DENVER (CBS4) – It’s going to be a hot and dry Saturday around Colorado with little to no chance for afternoon showers or storms. We may see areas of cloud cover through the afternoon in some areas and that would offer a little bit of relief from the heat. For those on the eastern plains it will be about 5 to 7 degrees cooler this afternoon thanks to a weak cool front that moved in overnight. But it is only...
    SAN FRANCISCO, California -- Besides learning about science and art, kids at a San Francisco summer camp got an even bigger lesson this week about the coronavirus.It began with an unusual request - You see this part, the fuzzy part? That is going to go in your nose.That is just one of the instructions UCSF researchers gave the kids at Celsius and Beyond summer camp.They spent the day with the group not just testing kids but also the staff and...
    SAN FRANCISCO, California -- Besides learning about science and art, kids at a San Francisco summer camp got an even bigger lesson this week about the coronavirus.It began with an unusual request - You see this part, the fuzzy part? That is going to go in your nose.That is just one of the instructions UCSF researchers gave the kids at Celsius and Beyond summer camp.They spent the day with the group not just testing kids but also the staff and...
    SAN FRANCISCO, California -- Besides learning about science and art, kids at a San Francisco summer camp got an even bigger lesson this week about the coronavirus.It began with an unusual request - You see this part, the fuzzy part? That is going to go in your nose.That is just one of the instructions UCSF researchers gave the kids at Celsius and Beyond summer camp.They spent the day with the group not just testing kids but also the staff and...
    A category act! The Politician star Zoey Deutch is profitable over the Hollywood type scene together with her statement-making quirky and funky ensembles. Her stylist Elizabeth Stewart (who additionally works with Julia Roberts and Cate Blanchett) tells Us her appears to be like are “stylish and surprising.” The 25-year-old has simple vogue instincts. “I like that she has an innate sense of fashion, and that I can be taught from her,” Stewart says. And she or he’s not afraid...
    By MARK SCOLFORO, Associated Press HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A proposal to construct plastic barriers around school bus drivers as a COVID-19 mitigation tactic was shot down by the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation, a sign of one particular challenge — among many — schools face as they plan for a fall reopening. The state Education Department told districts last month each can restart in-person instruction with a plan thats approved by the local school board, made public and provided to...
    HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A proposal to construct plastic barriers around school bus drivers as a COVID-19 mitigation tactic was shot down by the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation. This is a sign of one particular challenge — among many — schools face as they plan for a fall reopening. The state Education Department told districts last month each can restart in-person instruction with a plan that’s approved by the local school board, made public and provided to the state. But...
    CHICAGO (WLS) -- Chicago Department of Public Health Commissioner Dr. Allison Arwady said there could be some students in Chicago Public Schools classrooms this fall, if the city continues to control COVID-19 cases.CPS parents and students have been anxiously awaiting word from Chicago Public School officials on whether schools would open for in-person instruction.I broadly feel good that if we are able to keep our outbreak basically in control, as it is here, we will be in a position to...
    Dr. Thomas Sowell has just published “Charter Schools and Their Enemies.” He presents actual test scores of students in traditional public schools and charter schools on New York State Education Department’s annual English Language Arts test and its Mathematics Test. Sowell gives the results of student tests in charter schools such as KIPP, Success Academy, Explore Schools, Uncommon Schools, Achievement First as well as the traditional New York City public schools. On the English Language Arts test, a majority of...
    CHICAGO (WLS) -- Chicago Department of Public Health Commissioner Dr. Allison Arwady said there could be some students in Chicago Public Schools classrooms this fall, if the city continues to control COVID-19 cases.CPS parents and students have been anxiously awaiting word from Chicago Public School officials on whether schools would open for in-person instruction.I broadly feel good that if we are able to keep our outbreak basically in control, as it is here, we will be in a position to...
    According to a report from Politico, Donald Trump’s rush to force schools to reopen is getting pushback not only from teachers but also from Republican allies who worry that he is putting kids at risk when the coronavirus pandemic is on the rise again. On Friday, the preside t tweeted that schools must open and, along with Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, threatened federal funding for schools would be withheld if school districts did not comply. According to Joy Hofmeister, the...
    The Pac-12 has become the second major conference to shift to a conference-only fall schedule amid growing concerns over the coronavirus pandemic. The announcement came after a meeting of the Pac-12 CEO Group on Friday and a day after the Big Ten opted to eliminate nonconference games for all fall sports. CLICK HERE FOR MORE SPORTS COVERAGE ON FOXNEWS.COM “The health and safety of our student-athletes and all those connected to Pac-12 sports continues to be our No. 1 priority,” Pac-12 Commissioner...
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    SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Coronavirus and public health restrictions are forcing Sacramento to keep most of its pools closed. “There’s no other pools around here that’s open,” Alacya Siler from Sacramento said. Sacramento has 12 public pools and not even half are being used, but the lack of cool down spots this summer could be the least of California’s problems. Florida, Texas, Arizona, and California have all seen a recent surge in coronavirus numbers and the heat could make that worse....