Learning guidance

Publication of an “all-distance” learning guide for students

By George N. Saliba, Editor-in-Chief July 20, 2020 The New Jersey Department of Education will release guidelines later this week allowing parents to have the option of “distance learning” for their children when schools finally reopen, Gov. Phil Murphy told the conference state press release today. Without providing further details, Murphy said, “There are a […]

Educational kits

UH awarded 0K to develop educational kits for small satellites

The Artemis CubeSat kit kick-off meeting with faculty, staff and students. In a bold new initiative to inspire the next generation, Nasa awarded $ 2.4 million to six universities, including the University of Hawaii in Mānoa, as part of its Artemis Student Challenges. EUH Mānoa received $ 500,000 to create to create an affordable 1U […]

Learning guidance

Task Force Releases Kansas Continuous Learning Guidance Document | K-12

TOPEKA – Members of the Lifelong Learning Task Force recently announced that school buildings could be closed statewide, but learning can take place anytime and anywhere. The members of the working group delivered their message on Thursday, March 19. Kansas Education Commissioner Dr Randy Watson convened the task force earlier this week to provide advice […]

Education supplies

Where to find school supplies during school closings

TUCSON, Arizona – Schools in Arizona will remain closed until April 10 and possibly until the end of the school year due to the coronavirus pandemic. Parents are suddenly faced with the obligation to keep their children’s minds engaged, but we’ve heard that many families struggle with exactly how to do it. For many parents, […]

Educational kits

IIT-Delhi startup launches DIY educational kits for students to learn AI

A startup from IIT-Delhi has devised a DIY educational kit for students to learn the basics of artificial intelligence (AI) A startup from IIT-Delhi has developed a DIY educational kit for students to learn the basics of artificial intelligence (AI) (Representative image) A startup from IIT-Delhi has developed Do-IT-Yourself (DIY) educational kits for students to […]

Education supplies

Venezuela: UNICEF provides more than 300,000 children with school supplies to help them stay in school – Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)

Over a million children out of school across the country Upload photos, videos and b-rolls here NEW YORK / PANAMA / CARACAS, September 19, 2019 – UNICEF provides more than 300,000 Venezuelan children with back-to-school kits to enable them to continue learning in difficult socio-economic conditions. The deteriorating situation in Venezuela has so far left […]

Educational aids

Parents of students with special needs worried about cuts to teaching aids

Breadcrumb Links Local News Author of the article: Eva ferguson Jenn Thompson fears the impact the impending Calgary school cuts will have on her son Hunter. Photo by Azin Ghaffari / Postmedia Content of the article After meeting with public school officials months before her son’s first day of kindergarten, Jenn Thompson was promised that […]

Educational aids

Recycling of material into educational materials for anganwadis

Color sorting, counting, texturing, and many other learning and play materials were made from reusable materials in around 80 anganwadis. As part of an initiative to instill a sense of responsibility in children to a greener earth, the campaign – Mothering Dreams – saw around 1,200 mothers come together to create educational materials among the […]

Educational aids

Oakmont volunteers make teaching aids for the visually impaired Oakmont volunteers make teaching aids for the visually impaired

Ceil Fenwick, 80, admits it is not very early in the morning, but once a week the great-grandmother starts her day early so children around the world can benefit from her volunteer efforts with the ‘Oakmont Visual Aids Workshop. She is part of a charitable group that has produced over 100,000 handcrafted educational books and […]

Education supplies

School supply supplier Fastudint raises funding for pre-series A

Noida-based school supplies market Fastudint has raised an undisclosed amount of pre-Series A funding from a group of investors. Kanwaljit Sing of Fireside Ventures; Ajay Lakhotia, former director of Vertex Venture; Pavan Ongole, former director of SoftBank; and Ashish Gupta, Administrator of Ashoka University and former COO of eValueServe participated in this round. Commenting on […]