From tents to bus rides: Social distancing in school reopening plans

Mark A. Griffith said he hasn’t slept much since the COVID-19 crisis first hit in March. The director of schools for rural Marion County, Tennessee, has had all of his attention focused on reading recommendations on how to safely reopen schools.  The district has delayed its start from August to after Labor Day as cases […]

College faculty’s criticism grows over cuts, reopening

Dive Brief: College faculty members across the U.S. have been growing more outspoken as the start of the academic year nears, pushing back on institutions’ plans to reopen campus and protesting budget cuts necessitated by the pandemic.  Among them is a group of...

Bayelsa trains teachers for safe reopening of schools

Education investment, priority of my administration — Gov. Diri Samuel Oyadongha – Bayelsa Yenagoa Bayelsa State Governor, Senator Douye Diri, says his administration will prioritise investment in the education sector as it remains the bedrock for the development of...