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Education Organizations Collaborate on ‘Recovery Summer’ Projects

Pagosa Daily Post 27 Jul 2021
Partners emphasized a shared urgency for whole child programs rooted in equity, engagement and wellness for students and their families ... Funds will help these organizations strengthen and expand programs to provide more equitable access and support ahead of the 2021-2022 academic year.

Third round of ESSER funding released to school districts

The Paducah Sun 27 Jul 2021
Twenty percent of it has to be set aside directly for lost instruction, much like we’ve done with our summer enrichment program, providing funds back to each individual school to address and target their student needs specifically,” said McCracken County Superintendent Steve Carter.

Community Foundation grants over $131,000

Mount Pleasant Morning Sun 27 Jul 2021
Cooper Family Fund, Staples Family Fund, and Weisenburger Family Fund to renovate and modify the Kid’s Club room to establish consistent and accelerated youth programming ... Girls Scouts Heart of Michigan received $5,000 from the Women’s Initiative Fund for their Girl Scouting through PEAK program.

California students have unequal access to advanced math

The Daily Journal - San Mateo 27 Jul 2021
As the public education system expanded in the 19th century, students were frequently and explicitly separated into academic programs based on race ... A student activist, he’s already used some of his math skills by analyzing local budgets and advocating for funding for foster youth and other student-focused programs.

This Is the End of Affirmative Action

The Atlantic 26 Jul 2021
The study found that 75,000 Black students were enrolled in America’s colleges, and about 85 percent of them went to poorly funded Black institutions ... receiving federal funds from discrimination ... It could set up scholarship funds and loan-forgiveness programs for Black students.

Editorial: Private summer and after-school could be smart addition to SC school efforts

The Post and Courier 26 Jul 2021
... in emergency funds they could use to offer such programs ... Henry McMaster’s AccelerateSC task force wants the Legislature to use $50 million of a separate $2.5 billion pot of COVID funding to pay for after-school tutoring and summer programs for low-income, low-performing students.

Despite Union Efforts, School Choice Gains New Ground

The American Spectator 26 Jul 2021
For example, public charter school students consistently outperform traditional public school peers despite charter schools only receiving a portion of the government funding per student ... Over the past 17 years, a federally funded scholarship program has allowed low-income students in Washington, D.C., the opportunity to attend private school.

Local students receives KSU scholarships from alumni club and alumni association

The Ottawa Herald 26 Jul 2021
... program is a vital component in assisting those efforts ... The Alumni Association annually awards approximately $500,000 in student scholarships with funding provided by local K-State alumni and friends and Alumni Association programming.

Local after-school programs receive more than $1.5M in grant program led by youth

Detroit Free Press 26 Jul 2021
The youth-driven funding program paid students to share their ideas for after-school programming. .

Under the Stars: Marshall Symphony League honors debutants, honor guard at annual ball

The Marshall News Messenger 26 Jul 2021
The league partners with the Marshall Regional Arts Council, the Texas Commission of the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts to provide cultural programs to area students. This year the league’s funding assisted in providing the opportunity for more than 800 sixth grade ...

Summer school programs getting students on track

Herald-Standard 25 Jul 2021
Following a challenging pandemic school year, students are heading to summer school, where local school districts have implemented academic programs aimed at combating pandemic-related learning loss and providing enrichment ... The school district also tripled the length of its Extended School Year program, which addresses students with special needs.

NEVADA VIEWS: Clark County School District dragging its feet with virus relief money

Las Vegas Review-Journal 25 Jul 2021
With school starting up again in just a few weeks, the district has no visible plan for investing the $845 million in American Rescue Plan funds to help my students recover from the unprecedented trauma and disrupted learning of the past year ... funds into students this fall.

Oklahoma's aviation community wants curriculum focused on flight

The Lawton Constitution 25 Jul 2021
The components of the program, to include a fuselage donated by a school in another state, rely heavily on donations and fund-raising campaigns, Eckler said ... Some of the funding comes from the Oklahoma Aeronautics Commission, which coordinates a grant program that allows students to pursue their dreams, to include the dream of being a pilot.

Texas Tech Credit Union to fund Raider Red statue

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal 25 Jul 2021
In 2012, the credit union began providing funds for the operating expenses of the program, uniform upkeep and replacement and scholarships for the students who serve as Raider Red ... “We hope to honor the legacy of the program and the many students who served as Raider Red by ...

Seeing Beyond: Our kids need the help

Citrus County Chronicle 25 Jul 2021
mental health services for students. Through the Mental Health Assistance Allocation Plan, funded by the Florida Education Finance Program, Citrus County Schools received $702,987 ... health program specialist ... School psychologists are constantly adjusting to the needs of students.