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    FREMONT — Citing concerns about the inability for students and staff to be safe from the spread of COVID-19 at schools, Fremont’s school board decided in a split vote Friday to begin the upcoming school year using a wholly distance learning model. The board said the large East Bay school district — serving about 35,000 students — will stick with virtual learning until Alameda County doesn’t see a single new COVID-19 case for seven straight days, at which point other...
    By COLLIN BINKLEY, AP Education Writer In his push to get schools and colleges to reopen this fall, President Donald Trump is again taking aim at their finances, this time threatening their tax-exempt status. Trump said on Twitter on Friday he was ordering the Treasury Department to re-examine the tax-exempt status of schools that he says provide “radical indoctrination” instead of education. “Too many Universities and School Systems are about Radical Left Indoctrination, not Education,” he tweeted. “Therefore, I am...
    In his push to get schools and colleges to reopen this fall, President Donald Trump is again taking aim at their finances, this time threatening their tax-exempt status. Trump said on Twitter on Friday he was ordering the Treasury Department to re-examine the tax-exempt status of schools that he says provide “radical indoctrination” instead of education. “Too many Universities and School Systems are about Radical Left Indoctrination, not Education,” he tweeted. “Therefore, I am telling the Treasury Department to re-examine...
    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, a day after the Big Ten opted to eliminate nonconference games for all fall sports. “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 Larry Scott said in a statement. “Our...
    A partisan battle is brewing over whether to reopen the nation’s public schools in the coming weeks. The fight is likely to play a central role in the upcoming debate in Congress over the next round of coronavirus aid. President Trump on Friday threatened to block federal funding to school systems that do not reopen in the fall, while Democrats say the Trump administration is putting lives at risk by trying to coerce schools to reopen while the virus...
    (CNN)Nearly 1.5 million teachers are at higher risk of serious illness if they contract coronavirus, according to an analysis released Friday evening. These teachers and instructors, about 24% of the total, suffer from health conditions such as diabetes, heart disease or obesity, or are older than age 65, which make them more vulnerable, the Kaiser Family Foundation report found.The share of teachers at high risk based on criteria identified by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is the same...
    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 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 have some capacity for in-person...
    Schenectady police banned from putting a knee to a persons neck or head as a control hold Disney World Just Opened the Worlds Most Mind-Blowing McDonalds Pac-12 joins Big Ten in eliminating nonconference games The Pac-12 has become the second major conference to shift to a conference-only fall schedule amid growing concerns over the coronavirus pandemic. © APARC FILE - In this Oct. 8, 2019, file photo, commissioner Larry Scott speaks during the Pac-12 NCAA college basketball media day,...
    In his push to get schools and colleges to reopen this fall, President Donald Trump is again taking aim at their finances, this time threatening their tax-exempt status. Trump said on Twitter on Friday he was ordering the Treasury Department to re-examine the tax-exempt status of schools that he says provide “radical indoctrination” instead of education. “Too many Universities and School Systems are about Radical Left Indoctrination, not Education,” he tweeted. “Therefore, I am telling the Treasury Department to re-examine...
    LAPD officers falsely labeled people as gang members, prosecutors say This Grocery Store Chain is Opening New Superstores Near You Pac-12 joins Big Ten in eliminating nonconference games The Pac-12 has become the second major conference to shift to a conference-only fall schedule amid growing concerns over the coronavirus pandemic. © APARC FILE - In this Oct. 8, 2019, file photo, commissioner Larry Scott speaks during the Pac-12 NCAA college basketball media day, in San Francisco. The commissioners of...
    Coronavirus updates: States ICUs are 89% full This Grocery Store Chain is Opening New Superstores Near You Pac-12 joins Big Ten in eliminating nonconference games The Pac-12 has become the second major conference to shift to a conference-only fall schedule amid growing concerns over the coronavirus pandemic. © APARC FILE - In this Oct. 8, 2019, file photo, commissioner Larry Scott speaks during the Pac-12 NCAA college basketball media day, in San Francisco. The commissioners of the Atlantic Coast...
    OAKLAND, Calif. (KGO) -- ABC7 News obtained a copy Friday of the reopening plans for Oakland elementary schools called Strong Start for Every Student.While the fall semester is scheduled to being on August 10, teachers will return on August 5 for prep time, giving them only a few days to get ready.RELATED: San Francisco health officials release school reopening guidelines amid COVID-19 pandemicFor now, the plan is to begin online. For the first two weeks, teachers will have Zoom sessions...
    There has been a resurgence of coronavirus cases in recent times in Hong Kong. Schools are closed again. An increase in coronavirus cases A exponential rise of local cases of coronavirus transmission was recently recorded at Hong Kong. Therefore, the Ministry of Education of the territory announced on Friday July 10 that educational institutions go, again close. “The schools will be closed as of Monday, a few days before the normally scheduled start of the summer holidays, “said Kevin Yeung....
    By JOHN MARSHALL, AP Sports Writer 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, a day after the Big Ten opted to eliminate nonconference games for all fall sports. The Atlantic Coast, Big 12 and Southeastern conferences are still weighing options for fall sports. The decision covers football, womens and womens soccer and...
    SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — 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, a day after the Big Ten opted to eliminate nonconference games for all fall sports. The Atlantic Coast, Big 12 and Southeastern conferences are still weighing options for fall sports. The decision covers football, women’s and women’s soccer and women’s...
    OAKLAND, Calif. (KGO) -- ABC7 News obtained a copy Friday of the reopening plans for Oakland elementary schools called Strong Start for Every Student.While the fall semester is scheduled to being on August 10, teachers will return on August 5 for prep time, giving them only a few days to get ready.RELATED: San Francisco health officials release school reopening guidelines amid COVID-19 pandemicFor now, the plan is to begin online. For the first two weeks, teachers will have Zoom sessions...
    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, a day after the Big Ten opted to eliminate nonconference games for all fall sports. The Atlantic Coast, Big 12 and Southeastern conferences are still weighing options for fall sports. The decision covers football, women’s and women’s soccer and women’s volleyball. Conference-only schedules will be...
    OAKLAND, Calif. (KGO) -- ABC7 News obtained a copy Friday of the reopening plans for Oakland elementary schools called Strong Start for Every Student.While the fall semester is scheduled to being on August 10, teachers will return on August 5 for prep time, giving them only a few days to get ready.RELATED: San Francisco health officials release school reopening guidelines amid COVID-19 pandemicFor now, the plan is to begin online. For the first two weeks, teachers will have Zoom sessions...
    OAKLAND, Calif. (KGO) -- ABC7 News obtained a copy Friday of the reopening plans for Oakland elementary schools called Strong Start for Every Student.While the fall semester is scheduled to being on August 10, teachers will return on August 5 for prep time, giving them only a few days to get ready.RELATED: San Francisco health officials release school reopening guidelines amid COVID-19 pandemicFor now, the plan is to begin online. For the first two weeks, teachers will have Zoom sessions...
    By JOHN MARSHALL, AP Sports Writer The Big Ten became the first league to shift to an all-conference fall schedule as the college sports world faces difficult decisions caused by the coronavirus pandemic. More Power 5 conferences could follow, causing a ripple effect on small-conference schools across the country. If more big conferences ditch nonconference games, smaller schools who rely on “buy games” to help fund their athletic departments will take huge financial hits at a time when theyre already...
    HONG KONG – Hong Kong’s Education Bureau on Friday announced the suspension of all schools from Monday after a sharp rise in locally transmitted coronavirus cases fueled fears of renewed community spread. Schools in the Asian financial hub have been mostly shut since January, with many having switched to online learning and lessons by conference call. Many international schools are already on summer break. Hong Kong reported 38 new coronavirus cases on Friday, edging down from Thursday’s 42 but...
    By Collin Binkley | Associated Press In his push to get schools and colleges to reopen this fall, President Donald Trump is again taking aim at their finances, this time threatening their tax-exempt status. Trump said on Twitter on Friday he was ordering the Treasury Department to re-examine the tax-exempt status of schools that he says provide “radical indoctrination” instead of education. “Too many Universities and School Systems are about Radical Left Indoctrination, not Education,” he tweeted. “Therefore, I...
    Democrats and teachers’ unions have demanded $305 billion in coronavirus aid, claiming the taxpayer funds are necessary to reopen public schools “safely.” In a June 1 letter to congressional leaders of both parties, over 100 Democrat lawmakers outlined the need for federal aid in the reopening process: Given the decreases in state revenues that support education funding and the new expenses facing schools in adapting to the new learning environment, state education budgets across the U.S. will struggle to meet the long-term...
    As Donald Trump makes his relentlessly uninformed push to reopen schools at any cost, one of the biggest problems facing school communities and parents who will be making those decisions is the lack of gold standard research on how coronavirus affects kids. As Jackie Flynn Mogensen of Mother Jones points out, a plethora of questions remain unanswered about kids transmissibility of the virus (are they as easily infected and are they as infectious as adults?), how COVID-19 ultimately manifests in kids, and why a...
    The Big Ten became the first league to shift to an all-conference fall schedule as the college sports world faces difficult decisions caused by the coronavirus pandemic. More Power 5 conferences could follow, causing a ripple effect on small-conference schools across the country. If more big conferences ditch nonconference games, smaller schools who rely on “buy games” to help fund their athletic departments will take huge financial hits at a time when they’re already facing ugly bottom lines. “It’s significant,...