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Head Start Staff Formally Recognized at State Level for Work With Children

Head Start Staff Formally Recognized at State Level for Work With Children

BROOKVILLE, Pa. (EYT) – Jefferson-Clarion Head Start has announced that their Brookville I, Brookville II, and A-C Valley Head Start classrooms have been formally recognized for high fidelity implementation of Universal (Tier 1) Positive Behavior Interventions and Support (PBIS). FULL ARTICLE
by · December 30, 2020 · Local News, News, School News, Sponsored Content
Pennsylvania Department of Education Announces $500,000 to Support Equity In Higher Education

Pennsylvania Department of Education Announces $500,000 to Support Equity In Higher Education

HARRISBURG, Pa. - Continuing to help students with remote learning during the pandemic, the state Department of Education (PDE), through the Office of Commonwealth Libraries (OCL), announced $500,000 in funding to support affordability and equity in higher education. FULL ARTICLE
by · December 19, 2020 · Local News, News, PA News, School News
School Closings and Delays for Thursday, December 17, 2020

School Closings and Delays for Thursday, December 17, 2020

A look at the school closings and delays for Jefferson County and surrounding areas for Thursday, December 17, 2020, brought to you by Cousin Basils Restaurant. FULL ARTICLE
Departments of Education & Health Strongly Encourage Colleges, Universities to Consider Delaying Bringing Students Back to Campus

Departments of Education & Health Strongly Encourage Colleges, Universities to Consider Delaying Bringing Students Back to Campus

HARRISBURG, Pa. - With modeling projecting COVID-19 related hospitalizations could peak in January and February, the departments of Health and Education are urging colleges, universities, and other institutions of higher education to use virtual instruction to the maximum extent feasible and consider the delay of students returning to their campuses for the traditional start date for spring semester. FULL ARTICLE
by · December 17, 2020 · Local News, News, PA News, School News
School Closings and Delays for Wednesday, December 2, 2020

School Closings and Delays for Wednesday, December 2, 2020

A look at the school closings and delays for Jefferson County and surrounding areas for Wednesday, December 2, 2020, brought to you by Cousin Basils Restaurant. FULL ARTICLE
Take a Gap Year with an AmeriCorps Term of Service

Take a Gap Year with an AmeriCorps Term of Service

KNOX, Pa. (EYT) – A gap year, also known as a sabbatical year, is typically a year-long break before or after college/university during which students engage in various educational and developmental activities, such as travel or some type of regular work. FULL ARTICLE
Pa. Teachers Union President Pushing for Schools to Move to Remote Learning

Pa. Teachers Union President Pushing for Schools to Move to Remote Learning

HARRISBURG, Pa. (EYT) – As COVID-19 cases mount, PSEA President Rich Askey is urging school districts in communities with higher transmission rates to transition to remote learning. FULL ARTICLE
by · November 12, 2020 · Local News, News, School News
Week 8, Playoff Football Recaps: Redbank Valley and Karns City Win Titles

Week 8, Playoff Football Recaps: Redbank Valley and Karns City Win Titles

Week Eight and Playoff Recaps: FULL ARTICLE
by · November 1, 2020 · Local News, School News, Sports
Clarion University: Educational Talent Search Provides Online Services for Local School Districts

Clarion University: Educational Talent Search Provides Online Services for Local School Districts

CLARION, Pa. – Clarion University’s Educational Talent Search has developed a schedule of online educational programs for November and December 2020. FULL ARTICLE
First Lady Wolf: Free School Meals Extended Throughout the School Year

First Lady Wolf: Free School Meals Extended Throughout the School Year

HARRISBURG, Pa. – First Lady Frances Wolf is proud to recognize the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)’s announcement that allows schools to provide free meals to all students for the rest of the school year. FULL ARTICLE
by · October 11, 2020 · Local News, News, PA News, School News