San Diego Unified tackles sex education, Muslim anti-bullying, lead in water
SAN DIEGO (KGTV) – San Diego Unified School District officials Tuesday are set to discuss a set of critical issues facing the district this year surrounding sexual education, Muslim anti-bullying, and drinking water conditions. District leaders will try to clarify these issues and policies for parents ahead of the 2017-2018 school year. SEXUAL EDUCATION Parents…

Lauderdale County school board considering property purchase
The Lauderdale County school board has an opportunity to purchase 12 acres of property abutting that of the central office campus. Eight acres are owned by Noland England and the other 4 acres are owned by Phil Baggett. It fronts Lauderdale 61 and Beamon Drive, respectively. It is not in the Florence city limits. School…

Gov. Roy Cooper created a new commission to identify the resources needed to improve North Carolina public schools and to end a 23-year-old legal case. Cooper on Tuesday signed an executive order creating the Governor’s Commission on Access to a Sound Basic Education. The commission will look for ways to resolve two lawsuits, Leandro v.…

Governor Ivey tours Auburn, impressed with local education
Repeatedly expressing her Tiger pride Tuesday with “War Eagle” references, Gov. Kay Ivey returned to the city of her college alma mater and spoke to Auburn teachers, business leaders and government officials during her “Listen, Learn, Help, & Lead Tour,” a multi-stop initiative her administration has embraced while visiting and inquiring about the needs of Alabama…

“Education is the transmission of civilization.” – Will Durant (American Writer & Historian, 1885-1981). Education is an indispensable asset to attain fame, power, money, freedom, social justice and peace. With the rising of global economic trends, education becomes more imperative in facing many challenges that the future holds for the humankind. An ever changing and…