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December 2, 2021

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Tags: education, funding, Lancaster, local, News, Officials, School, testify, trial, week

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Categories: Special needs education

Two senior Lancaster school district officials are expected to testify next week in a Commonwealth trial that could significantly change the way schools are funded in Pennsylvania. The trial, now in its second week, is based on a lawsuit filed by six school districts – including Lancaster – multiple parents and two statewide organizations against […]

RMDC offers homebuyer education class in December Rocky Mountain Development Council offers a monthly homebuyer education class. The purpose of the class is to teach potential homeowners about the process of purchasing a home. Homebuyer education and counseling involves a one-on-one counseling session followed by an eight -hour class covering the intricacies of purchasing a home. […]

Thursday, November 25, 2021 By Rachel Lacroix Hit 118 U.S. Representative Susan Wild visits Monroe County to highlight a local high school that goes way beyond that for her special needs students. East Stroudsburg South High School offers a program that gives students with special needs an insight into the responsibility that comes with living […]

November 23, 2021

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Tags: board, concerns, education, hears, Hicksville, incident, local, Public, School

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Categories: Special needs education

HICKSVILLE – The Hicksville Exempted Village Schools Education Committee heard comments from several visitors about a verbal incident between a student and a high school advisor in September during its monthly meeting on Monday. In the words of one visitor, the counselor “cursed a student for 15 minutes” during a meeting in September that was […]

November 15, 2021

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Tags: ADD, East, education, Efforts, Feed, Food, High, local, Outdoor, pantry, School, Students

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Categories: Special needs education

“Our goal is for them to be independent and have a job by the time they graduate,” said Jawitz, a multidisciplinary teacher and case manager at East. Students had a general list of what they could buy, but were able to make some decisions, such as: B. what soups were included, said Jawitz. One of […]

November 13, 2021

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Tags: board, East, education, fights, High, local, Madison, meeting, plans, safety, School, special

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Categories: Special needs education

“Misguided idea” Mike Jones, president of Madison Teachers Inc., the teachers’ union, said the district had increased the number of counselors in the district’s middle schools, but there was no noticeable increase in the number of counselors in the elementary schools or the county’s four main high schools beyond that Staff of the Restorative Justice […]

November 13, 2021

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Tags: board, East, education, fights, local, Madison, meeting, plans, safety, School, special

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Categories: Special needs education

Mike Jones, president of Madison Teachers Inc., the teachers’ union, said the district had increased the number of counselors in the district middle schools, but there had been no noticeable increases in counselors in the elementary schools or the four main high schools in the district beyond Restorative Justice Security Assistants who replaced the SROs. […]

The student told police that he pulled his face mask under his nose because he was having difficulty breathing. The teacher told him to pull it up first, the student said, she wrapped duct tape around his head about five times. The police report notes that during the interview with the student, his parents “began […]

Chris Nikic, ESPY winner, Boston marathon finisher and the first person with Down syndrome to ever complete an Ironman triathlon, energizes North Scott Junior High School students before speaking about it, including in to move forward in difficult times. During his inspirational and actionable keynote, Nikic shared his 1% better strategy for achieving goals. North […]

La Crosse County’s-managed For Goodness’ Sake program provides donated household goods to those in need. The phone numbers listed are for local agency contacts, not the needy person. This week’s needs include: Do you have an item you’d like to donate, but it’s not listed today? Send an email to SundayFGSneeds@lacrossecounty.org to notify the social […]

Michael Cornale, District 87 Chief Financial and Facilities Officer, explains how districts use ESSER II and ESSER III grants. BLOOMINGTON – Federal, state, and local grants are a huge part of Bloomington District 87’s budget each year, and fiscal 2022 looks no different. The district expects around $ 17 million in grant funds this year, […]

Some Madison School District elementary school parents are frustrated with the introduction of a last minute online learning option for younger learners after teachers have been mixed, causing some classes to grow and others to shrink. Molly Ruder, parents of a Lapham elementary school student, said she received an email from the district on Friday […]