Navigating cyberbullying more difficult amid COVID-19, but there are options

Kathryn Seigfried-Spellar knows one of the first things parents and educators may want to do when a student is cyberbullied is get them offline. Yet the first step, according to Seigfried-Spellar, an associate professor with Purdue University’s Department of Computer and Information Technology, should be to just acknowledge how hard it was for the student to […]

Ondo closes two schools for violating COVID-19 protocols

By Dayo Johnson – Akure Two secondary schools in Ondo State have been closed by the state government for violating COVID-19 protocols as schools resumed across the state. The two schools sealed are: CAC Grammar School, Ondo Road, Akure and Akure Academy, Oba- Ile....

How NYC schools will handle positive COVID-19 cases

Dive Brief: New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, New York City Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza and health experts Friday announced details of the city’s fall reopening plan. Included in the rigorous conditions for in-person instruction are a system of...

Ogun parents protest N25,000 COVID-19 test charges

By James Ogunnaike – Abeokuta Parents of students attending private schools in Ogun state on Sunday trooped out to protest government’s decision to charge the sum of N25,000 on each student before testing them for COVID-19 ahead of their resumption on Tuesday, August...