Tag Archives: Schools

History repeating: 100 years ago, schools closed due to the Spanish flu. What’s different now?

If your school is closed because of the novel coronavirus, you have something in common with kids growing up 100 years ago. In 1918, schools closed temporarily in response to a new H1N1 virus. Like COVID-19, the illness it caused spread rapidly in communities because no one was immune to it yet. Did students still… Read More »

Controversial reason to keep schools open

The decision to keep schools open to develop “herd immunity” has been met with criticism. Prime Minister Scott Morrison referenced the concept when questioned why such a decision was made and deputy chief medical officer Paul Kelly said having no herd immunity against coronavirus made everyone susceptible. “The important issue of herd immunity that we… Read More »

Juul Targeted Schools, Camps and Youth Programs, House Panel Claims

WASHINGTON — Last summer, with public concern about teenage vaping growing, Juul Labs paid a charter school organization in Baltimore $ 134,000 to set up a five-week summer camp to teach children healthy lifestyles. The curriculum was created by Juul — maker of the very vaping devices that were causing the most alarm among parents,… Read More »

Career Colleges and Vocational Schools Posted By : Daren Kyle

Accomplishing all levels of education is a plus factor for an individual. However, not all families can afford tertiary and post-graduate education for their children. This is why not all students who finished secondary schooling directly go to colleges and universities. One reason is that private colleges and universities require much fees and not all… Read More »

How to Coax Your Child Into Attending Boarding Schools

Sometimes, just getting children to go their regular public school can be a trying task. Even the thought of trying to persuade them into a boarding school might be enough to make some parents give up. However, boarding school can provide excellent opportunities, so what are some ways parents can convince their children?  Visit The School In certain situations, parents… Read More »