Energy costs are a nightmare for your child’s school now

Energy bills are skyrocketing for everyone in the UK right now – and schools are no exception. The numbers really started to rise in April, when energy regulator Ofgem lifted the price cap, adding around £700 to the average family’s annual bill. This has significantly exacerbated the cost-of-living crisis – and is expected to get … Read more

Florida School Safety Act Goes into Effect Friday – CBS Tampa

TAMPA, Florida (CW44 News At 10) – In just a few days, school safety measures will become more stringent across the state. A new law will take effect on Friday, focusing on mental health and emergency training. SEE MORE INFORMATION: Florida’s 15-week abortion ban set to go into effect this week “Nothing we do will … Read more

President Joe Biden Proposes to Strengthen Title IX Protections for Transgender Students – CBS Tampa

WASHINGTON DC. (CW44 News At 10 | CNN) — The Biden administration proposed Thursday to strengthen protections for transgender students under Title IX and revise controversial Trump-era guidance on how schools should handle sexual assault cases. The new rules would clarify that Title IX protections against discrimination apply to sexual orientation and gender identity and … Read more

Hillsborough County School Board votes to change Chamberlain High mascot – CBS Tampa

TAMPA, Florida (CW44 News At 10) – Hillsborough County Schools voted Tuesday to change the Chamberlain High School mascot. Two groups attended the board meeting to voice their views on the mascot, “The Chiefs”. “It’s very offensive what’s happening,” said Robert Rosa of the Florida Indian Alliance. SEE MORE INFORMATION: Tampa International Airport sees high … Read more

Sri Lanka closes schools and government institutions for this reason!

The Sri Lankan authorities announced today, Friday, the closure of government institutions and schools for a period of two weeks, with public transport almost completely suspended due to the country’s inability to import fuel due to the shortage of foreign exchange.The Ministry of Public Administration has ordered all institutions and local authorities to carry out … Read more

New York public school enrollment continues to decline

New York City’s public schools continue to lose students in large numbers, with enrollments down about 4% since last year, the Post has learned. The number of students in schools operated by the city’s Department of Education was just over 919,000 in 2021-22 — a loss of nearly 20,000 students since the start of the … Read more

New York Schools Ban Use of Illuminate Education Products After Massive Data Breach

The New York City Department of Education is pulling out of a software company whose data breach affected at least 820,000 public school students. On Tuesday, school principals were asked to stop using any Illuminate Education products and services at the end of this school year, according to a memo obtained by The Post. The … Read more

Three boys arrested after gunshots

Police arrested three minors after they allegedly fired lead guns in separate incidents at two Toronto schools on Monday. Toronto Police said they received reports of a gun at a school near Bloor Street West and Dundas Street West at 12:45 pm. Police said the girl was taken to hospital with a non-life-threatening injury and … Read more

19 children and 2 adults killed in mass shooting in Uvalde, Texas – CBS Tampa

TAMPA, Florida (CW44 News At 10) – Local parents are reacting to the devastating Texas School shooting…grieving the loss of these 21 innocent lives, while also worrying about the safety of their own children as they drop them off at school. A father of two young children and Moms Demand Action member of Tampa Bay, … Read more

At least two dead and others injured in a Texas elementary school shooting – CBS Tampa

UVALDE, Tx. (CW44 News At 10 | CNN) — A suspect is in custody after a shooting at an elementary school in Uvalde, Texas, left at least two dead and injured more than a dozen others, including students, officials said. The Uvalde Consolidated Independent School District (UCISD) said there was an “active shooter” at Robb … Read more