Board of Education approves another 100 emergency teaching certifications
OKLAHOMA CITY – Following a teacher walkout, education officials say they are still in desperate need of teachers. In March, the Oklahoma Education Association announced that it was seeking a $10,000 pay raise for Oklahoma teachers over three years, a $5,000 pay raise for support professionals over three years, a cost-of-living adjustment for retirees, and the restoration of funding for education and core government services.
Board of Education adopts new rules to prevent bullying in public schools
The Board of Education voted unanimously Thursday to change its policy on bullying in public schools. It's been an ongoing concern with numerous complaints and a lawsuit against the Department of Education. Catherine Payne, the Board of Education Chair, said that adopting the new rules is the first step in affecting real change.
Michigan's flavored e-cig ban effective immediately as rules are filed
MICHIGAN (WPBN/WGTU) -- Gov. Whitmer’s emergency rules banning flavored nicotine vaping products were released Wednesday giving retailers, resellers and online sellers 14 days to comply. Michigan was the first state in the nation to announce a ban on the sale of flavored nicotine vaping products on September 4. (Video: Sinclair Broadcast Group) Following Whitmer’s announcement, the White House followed Michigan’s lead with a call for similar actions by the U. S.
'No Way You Could Mistake It For A Joke': Guilford Co. Schools' Teacher Resigns After Sending...
In a phone call Friday, Michael Yelverton admitted to sending the text message and that it was inappropriate, but said it wasn't intended to be taken seriously.
Committee of 100 Candidates Debates for County Board
The Arlington Committee of 100 is proud to host a candidate forum for November’s County Board Member election. Join the stream to hear from candidates (in al...
What to expect before you board
Many people are choosing to fly to destinations this holiday season. Before you choose to fly make sure that you know what to expect!
Next Board of Education Meeting
Next Board of Education Meeting – July 10 Jul 7, 2017 | District
Park Board questions riverfront agreement
Questions remain on a proposed intergovernmental agreement between the Quincy Park District, Adams County and the city of Quincy to develop a riverfront master plan.
Should Financial Education be Required in School?
Financial data confuses us all. That's why lawmakers think children should learn about it at an earlier age. Our financial analyst, Steven M. Hughes of Know Money Inc., weighs in on this proposed bill.
Why Art is a vital part of education
Innovative ideas and methods from some of the leading teachers and educators.
Why the Humanities Are Vital to Music Education
There's value in having knowledge of the humanities -- no matter what you're doing, whether it's playing a violin or writing code.
Nebo School Board of Education
Published by lana.hiskey on Fri, 01/11/2019 - 2:38pm Three Nebo School Board Members are sworn in by Tracy Olsen, Nebo School District’s Business Administrator, on January 9, 2019 Scott Card ran unopposed in the Springville, Mapleton, and Spanish Fork areas. He will serve his first four-year team as a board member for the Nebo School Board of Education. Shannon Acor ran unopposed in the Springville area. She will serve for a third, four-year term as a board member. Rick Ainge won his seat…
How to make the perfect charcuterie board for guests
Sure, a charcuterie board sounds fancy on a restaurant menu, but really, it's just a good looking serving platter loaded up with meat and cheese, and maybe a few little
Davenport school board candidates answer voters questions
Board recommends commutation for 10 Oklahoma inmates
OKLAHOMA CITY – Ten Oklahoma Department of Corrections inmates have been recommended for commutation by the Oklahoma Pardon and Parole Board at a hearing On Wednesday morning, the 10 DOC inmates went before the state pardon and parole board hoping for a second chance at freedom "Commutation is an appropriate legal remedy for people who are facing excessive, unjust sentences. The sentences today were excessive. They…
Why and How to Oil Your Wooden Cutting Board
Oiling your butcher block keeps the wood supple and moisturized.
How to participate in the Polk Co. Board of Supervisors meetings
DES MOINES - With actions by the Polk County Board of Supervisors dominating Des Moines headlines this week, Local 5 On Your Side has more information for how residents in the area can hold their leaders accountable.
Alamance bus tips over with students on board
Over a dozen students were on the bus when it veered of the road and tipped over
Board looks at ways to help law school budget
Amid budget cuts and an unsuccessful dean's search, the State Board of Higher Education is searching for ways to bring extra attention to the UND School of Law during what one board member says is a "very critical" time for the state's only law school.During a recent budget and finance committee...
US labor board rules for McDonald’s in unionization case
(AP) — The National Labor Relations Board has ruled in McDonald’s favor in a long-running case filed by 20 workers who were fired or faced...