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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
High-Flying Offense Propels Brookville to Victory Over Moniteau

High-Flying Offense Propels Brookville to Victory Over Moniteau

WEST SUNBURY Pa. - On a cold Friday night at Moniteau, Brookville rode their high-flying passing attack to a decisive 47-14 victory over the Moniteau Warriors. FULL ARTICLE
by · October 3, 2020 · Local News, School News, Sports
Vetoed: Wolf Calls School Sports Spectator Bill ’Entirely Unnecessary’

Vetoed: Wolf Calls School Sports Spectator Bill ’Entirely Unnecessary’

HARRISBURG, Pa. (EYT) - As promised, Governor Tom Wolf today vetoed House Bill 2787 which would have given school districts the ability to set crowd limits at sporting events. FULL ARTICLE
by · September 22, 2020 · Local News, News, PA News, School News, Sports
Pa. Department of Education Reminds School Districts That Protection And Mitigation Must Remain Priorities

Pa. Department of Education Reminds School Districts That Protection And Mitigation Must Remain Priorities

HARRISBURG, Pa. - The Department of Education on Friday reminded school districts that the federal court ruling issued earlier this week is not a blanket end to the protection and mitigation orders "that protect people from the deadly virus of COVID-19 and that we must all stay the course to protect ourselves, our families, and communities." FULL ARTICLE
by · September 19, 2020 · Local News, News, PA News, School News