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Teaching and Learning (INACTIVE)

Teaching and Learning (INACTIVE)
A collection of news and information related to Teaching and Learning published by Tribune Company sources.
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  • Woman returns to high school, tackles student

    Woman returns to high school, tackles student
    Asia Odom returned to her former high school this week, but it wasn't for a reunion. Odom, 18, was arrested Monday for battery and trespassing after she returned to her alma mater of Booker High School and tackled a female student in the cafeteria,...
  • Stepsister carries on Anne Frank's message

    Stepsister carries on Anne Frank's message
    Anne Frank's diary – and life – ended when the Nazis sent her to a concentration camp, but her stepsister is keeping her legacy alive in South Florida. This week, Eva Schloss, who is 84 and lives in London, is traveling here and elsewhere in...
  • Recall alert: Uncle Ben's flavor infused rice sold for wholesale distribution

    Recall alert: Uncle Ben's flavor infused rice sold for wholesale distribution
    The FDA is warning against using Uncle Ben’s Infused Rice linked to recent illness in Texas. The product was sold for wholesale distribution and Uncle Ben's retail grocery products are not affected. Product manufacturer Mars Foodservices has...
  • Full-day kindergarten approved for Geneva schools

    Full-day kindergarten approved for Geneva schools
    Beginning in the fall, full-day kindergarten will be offered in Geneva public schools. The District 304 School Board on Monday voted 6-1 to implement a full-day program, which will cost the district an estimated $200,000. "This program is good for the...
  • Asphyxiating education

    "The standards are designed to be robust and relevant to the real world, reflecting the knowledge and skills that our young people need for success in college and careers. With American students fully prepared for the future, our communities will be...
  • Florida lawmakers propose 'Toaster Pastry Gun Freedom Act' to curb student suspensions

    Florida lawmakers propose 'Toaster Pastry Gun Freedom Act' to curb student suspensions
    Florida lawmakers want to stop students from getting in trouble at school because they pretended their finger or another harmless item was a gun. The Florida House's K-12 subcomittee has proposed a law that says "simulating a firearm" is not grounds for ...
  • Winnetka school plans outdoor learning space

    Winnetka school plans outdoor learning space
    A $350,000 outdoor learning space called "Dream Green" is slated to be installed on the grounds of Winnetka's Greeley School this summer. Once it opens, students will be able to stroll through the solar system, perform on a shaded stage or simply work...
  • UC Irvine chancellor takes top job at Ohio State

    Michael V. Drake, who as chancellor of UC Irvine enhanced the school's reputation as a first-rate research institution and boosted enrollment, was named Thursday as the new president of Ohio State University. Drake's appointment was announced at a...
  • Emeril Lagasse focuses on farm-to-table at Orlando restaurants on upcoming Emeril's Florida episode

    Emeril Lagasse focuses on farm-to-table at Orlando restaurants on upcoming Emeril's Florida episode
    Emeril Lagasse focuses on farm-to-table at Orlando restaurants on upcoming Emeril's Florida episode. With stops in Winter Park, College Park and Emeril’s own Tchoup Chop, the show puts Central Florida's culinary scene in the national spotlight....
  • Chesapeake Science Point cleared to move ahead with high school program

    Officials from the Chesapeake Science Point Public Charter School in Hanover came to a school board meeting this month eager to discover whether their fledgling high school program would be allowed to continue. Even before the meeting began, they must...
  • Donald E. McBrien, school pupil services director

    Donald E. McBrien, school pupil services director
    Donald E. McBrien, former director of pupil services for Howard County public schools who earlier held the same position in Baltimore County public schools, died Wednesday of congestive heart failure at St. Agnes Hospital. The longtime Ellicott City...