Pitting mental health against safety, national leaders point to SEL in school reopening debate

Pitting mental health against safety, national leaders point to SEL in school reopening debate

The national debate over reopening schools for in-person instruction is taking a new turn: The uptick in students’ mental health needs during closures and whether schools are equipped to support this influx.  “We want to reopen the schools,” President Donald Trump said during a White House school reopening roundtable Tuesday. “It’s time to do it.”  Shortly […]
Will climbing coronavirus cases derail school reopenings?

Will climbing coronavirus cases derail school reopenings?

In a U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions hearing Tuesday morning, health experts and legislators agreed sending children back to school should be a top goal for the country as states enter varying phases of reopening. However, with a number...
Under Aregbe policy, Osun pupils were prematurely moved to sec school

Under Aregbe policy, Osun pupils were prematurely moved to sec school

By Demola Akinyemi, Ilorin Alhaji Jamiu Babatunde Olawunmi, in his 50s and from Ife Central local government area of Osun State, is a veteran broadcaster and a prodigy in the state politics. He worked as Ekiti State Bureau Chief of Osun State Broadcasting Radio and...