Covid-19 coronavirus: Four new cases today, including another Pakistani cricketer

There are four new cases of Covid-19 today – including another Pakistani cricketer. Today’s update reveals a seventh case among the touring national cricket team. “One additional member of the Pakistan cricket squad has today tested positive during routine testing,” the Ministry of Health said. “The remainder of the results from the squad’s day 3 swab testing – apart from […]

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‘ECE has become baby farming’: Survey of early childhood teachers reveals worrying allegations

By John Gerritsen of RNZ A survey of 4000 early childhood teachers has revealed worrying allegations of crowded, noisy centres where profit is put before children’s welfare. While three-quarters of the respondents to the Child Forum survey endorsed the quality of the places they worked, a quarter said they could not. Advocates for teachers and children in early learning told […]

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Douglas County School District will go remote after Thanksgiving due to COVID-19 surge

Students in the Douglas County School District will finish the fall semester remotely, the district announced Thursday. The district will move all students to virtual learning on Nov. 30, following Thanksgiving break. The move was anticipated, as COVID-19 infections and hospitalizations continue to surge across Colorado. Earlier this week, interim Superintendent Corey Wise proposed the transition to remote learning, telling […]

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CU Boulder will shift to remote learning Nov. 16

The University of Colorado Boulder will shift to remote learning for the remainder of the semester starting Nov. 16 as coronavirus cases continue to rise across Colorado. All classes were already scheduled to go remote after Thanksgiving to prevent the spread of coronavirus due to holiday travel. Switching to remote learning earlier gives students the chance to return home before […]

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Rosmini College sex abuse: Brother William Jackson touched boys inappropriately to help them hit the high notes during music lessons

An Auckland lawyer and former politician has come out in support of Rosmini sex abuse victim, saying he too was groped by brother William Jackson. And, the school itself has been contacted by another former student who said they had a similar experience with Jackson, a music teacher at the Catholic school in Auckland during the late 1960s and early […]

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Aurora Public Schools reverses course, will move most students in grades 1-8 back to remote learning

Most students in grades 1-8 will transition back to remote learning due to a concerning increase in the rate of COVID-19 infections within the city, Aurora Public Schools said in a letter to parents, teachers and staff Thursday evening. The announcement from the district comes just three days after APS told thousands of parents their high school kids would have to continue learning […]

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