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Broward County Public Schools Won’t Host Summer Camps, Daycare

Broward County Public Schools Won’t Host Summer Camps, Daycare

Broward County Public Schools won’t be hosting any activities in their buildings over the summer, which means there won’t be any camps, daycare or other progra [...] Read full article: Broward County Public Schools Won’t Host...→

Broward County Public Schools Won’t Host Summer Camps, Daycare

Broward County Public Schools Won’t Host Summer Camps, Daycare

Broward County Public Schools won’t be hosting any activities in their buildings over the summer, which means there won’t be any camps, daycare or other progra [...] Read full article: Broward County Public Schools Won’t Host...→

Chicago Board Of Education Votes To Keep CPD Officers From Chicago Public Schools

Chicago Board Of Education Votes To Keep CPD Officers From Chicago Public Schools

By a 4-3 vote, Mayor Lori Lightfoot's hand-picked board voted down a motion to terminate a $33 million contract with the Chicago Police Department to provide m [...] Read full article: Chicago Board Of Education Votes To Keep...→

L.A. County Centers the Arts In Newly Ratified Public Policy  - LA Weekly

Promising robust and intentional investment in cultural infrastructure that supports artists and nonprofit cultural organizations, the policy recognizes in its [...] Read full article: L.A. County Centers the Arts In Newly Ra...→

Latest Updates: Protests, Vote on Officers in Chicago Public Schools

Latest Updates: Protests, Vote on Officers in Chicago Public Schools

A big decision is set for whether or not Chicago police officers will remain in public schools in the city.... A measure to remove them from schools failed to [...] Read full article: Latest Updates: Protests, Vote on Office...→

Vote on Removing Officers From Chicago Public Schools Expected as Protests Continue

Vote on Removing Officers From Chicago Public Schools Expected as Protests Continue

The Chicago Board of Education was expected to vote Wednesday on whether or not to end the city’s public school district’s contract with the Chicago Police Dep [...] Read full article: Vote on Removing Officers From Chicago P...→

Pinellas County mandates masks in indoor public spaces

Pinellas County mandates masks in indoor public spaces

On Tuesday, Pinellas County commissioners approved a new mandatory mask ordinance as COVID-19 continues to be a threat to the community. Read full article: Pinellas County mandates masks in indoor...→

San Bernardino County declares racism a public health crisis

San Bernardino County declares racism a public health crisis

County supervisors also voted Tuesday, June 23, to create a panel to address the effects of racism in health care, law and justice and economic opportunity Read full article: San Bernardino County declares racism a ...→

Severe Thunderstorm Warning Issued for Broward County

Severe Thunderstorm Warning Issued for Broward County

A calmer weather pattern continued on Monday in South Florida with thunderstorms limited mostly to the Everglades. While Miami-Dade and Broward counties were b [...] Read full article: Severe Thunderstorm Warning Issued for B...→

Indiana offers public schools $61M in remote learning grants

Indiana offers public schools $61M in remote learning grants

Gov. Eric Holcomb says Indiana's public schools can apply for funding to improve their remote learning capabilities during the coronavirus pandemic through a $ [...] Read full article: Indiana offers public schools $61M in re...→

Detroit schools continue to offer grab-and-go meals for students through the summer

Detroit schools continue to offer grab-and-go meals for students through the summer

The Detroit Public Community Schools District said it will move from a COVID-19 shut down food model to a Summer Food Service program. Read full article: Detroit schools continue to offer grab-a...→

Civil Rights groups file lawsuit demanding better conditions in Broward County Jail - Nashville PRIDE, Inc.

“Even though parts of the state are reopening, it does not mean that the risk of COVID-19 outbreaks in jails has vanished,” said Benjamin Stevenson, staff atto [...] Read full article: Civil Rights groups file lawsuit demandi...→

Texas Education Commissioner Says Public Schools Will Reopen In The Fall

Texas Education Commissioner Says Public Schools Will Reopen In The Fall

The commissioner of the Texas Education Agency is predicting that Texas schools will be safe for students to return to in the fall, this despite the recent spi [...] Read full article: Texas Education Commissioner Says Public...→

Monroe County mandates use of face coverings in public spaces

KEY WEST, FLA. (WSVN) - The Monroe County Board of Commissioners has voted to make facial coverings mandatory in public spaces. The face coverings are... Read full article: Monroe County mandates use of face cover...→

Police presence at Seattle Public Schools halted indefinitely

The suspension is just one part of a broader proposal to improve school climate for Black students, who last year made up nearly half of students referred to p [...] Read full article: Police presence at Seattle Public School...→

School board approves eliminating San Francisco police officers at public schools

School board approves eliminating San Francisco police officers at public schools

Amid a national movement to eliminate law enforcement from schools, the San Francisco Unified School District Board of Education on Tuesday night voted unanimo [...] Read full article: School board approves eliminating San Fr...→

Atlanta Public Schools will host in-person graduation ceremonies July 20 - 23 - Atlanta INtown Paper

Atlanta Public Schools will host in-person graduation ceremonies July 20 - 23 - Atlanta INtown Paper

Dig out that cap and gown, Class of 2020, because live, in=person graduation ceremonies for Atlanta Public School seniors are set for July 20 – 23. According t [...] Read full article: Atlanta Public Schools will host in-pers...→

Broward County officials to host news conference regarding surge in COVID-19 cases

Broward County officials to host news conference regarding surge in COVID-19 cases

NEAR FORT LAUDERDALE (WSVN) — With thousands of new coronavirus cases confirmed in South Florida each day, some hospitals said they are packed with patients... [...] Read full article: Broward County officials to host news co...→

St. Paul school board votes to remove police officers from city’s public high schools | MinnPost

Plus: three GOP state senators from request federal investigation of the Minneapolis Police Department; Minneapolis police union head says firing of Derek Chau [...] Read full article: St. Paul school board votes to remove po...→

Chicago Public Schools Evaluating Guidelines to Bring Students Back to Classrooms

Chicago Public Schools Evaluating Guidelines to Bring Students Back to Classrooms

With the state of Illinois unveiling new guidelines that could allow students to return to classrooms this fall, Chicago Public Schools says that it will work [...] Read full article: Chicago Public Schools Evaluating Guidel...→

FIU Researchers Make COVID-19 Data for Miami-Dade County Available to the Public

FIU Researchers Make COVID-19 Data for Miami-Dade County Available to the Public

When elected officials issue orders about things like mandatory face coverings, they say their decisions are data driven. But ever wonder what data is driving [...] Read full article: FIU Researchers Make COVID-19 Data for M...→

Santa Clara County officials push to declare racism a public health crisis

Santa Clara County officials push to declare racism a public health crisis

Local civil rights leaders called the resolutions a positive first step but emphasized that the county must push beyond symbolic gestures to uproot systemic ra [...] Read full article: Santa Clara County officials push to dec...→

Washington State Fair to host drive-in summer concert series

The popular fair plans to host a six-act drive-in country concert series July 16-19 on the fair grounds in Puyallup. Read full article: Washington State Fair to host drive-in s...→

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

Dr. Barbara Ferrer, who has been holding briefings almost daily since March, said she holds the briefings herself in order to protect her team from similar thr [...] Read full article: LA County Public Health Director Confirm...→

As COVID Death, Hospitalization Rates Ease, LA County Urges Face Coverings While In Public

As COVID Death, Hospitalization Rates Ease, LA County Urges Face Coverings While In Public

Public health director Barbara Ferrer said while COVID-19 deaths and cases continue to rise, key indicators of spread - primarily death and hospitalization rat [...] Read full article: As COVID Death, Hospitalization Rates Ea...→

Jefferson County public health officials declare systemic racism a public health crisis

Jefferson County public health officials declare systemic racism a public health crisis

Jefferson County public health officials on Tuesday declared systemic racism a public health crisis and passed a resolution that directs the local health agenc [...] Read full article: Jefferson County public health officials...→

Dallas Mavericks to Host Summer Camps Virtually This Year

Dallas Mavericks to Host Summer Camps Virtually This Year

The Mavs Academy camps, which include basketball, dance and e-sports camps, will be mostly be held over Zoom and ask campers to provide their own equipment. Read full article: Dallas Mavericks to Host Summer Camps Vi...→

San Francisco Unified School District Votes To Eliminate Police From City's Public Schools

San Francisco Unified School District Votes To Eliminate Police From City's Public Schools

Amid a national movement to eliminate law enforcement from schools, the San Francisco Unified School District Board of Education on Tuesday night voted unanimo [...] Read full article: San Francisco Unified School District Vo...→

Broward Officials to Address Rise in Coronavirus Cases in County

Broward Officials to Address Rise in Coronavirus Cases in County

Officials from Broward have scheduled a Wednesday news conference to discuss the rise in coronavirus cases in the county. Mayor Dale Holness, Broward Sheriff G [...] Read full article: Broward Officials to Address Rise in Cor...→

Fairfax County Schools Asks Parents to Choose Between Virtual Or In-Person Learning for Fall

Fairfax County Schools Asks Parents to Choose Between Virtual Or In-Person Learning for Fall

Parents with students in Fairfax County Public Schools have some big decisions to make before fall 2020: Choosing whether to return to in-person classes or to [...] Read full article: Fairfax County Schools Asks Parents to C...→

Chicago Public Schools

A youth-led action group marched around a now-vacant school in Chicago’s Humboldt Park neighborhood on Tuesday, calling for Chicago Public Schools officials to [...] Read full article: Chicago Public Schools...→

Unchartered Territory: San Diego County Charter Schools Take $15.8 Million in Federal Small Business Loans

Unchartered Territory: San Diego County Charter Schools Take $15.8 Million in Federal Small Business Loans

Publicly funded charter schools in San Diego County have received more than $15.8 million through the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP,) a federal government f [...] Read full article: Unchartered Territory: San Diego County ...→

Colorado's Jeffco Public Schools to Reopen in the Fall

Colorado's Jeffco Public Schools to Reopen in the Fall

Jeffco Public Schools in Jefferson County, Colorado, is planning to open schools for in-person learning in the upcoming academic year. Read full article: Colorado's Jeffco Public Schools to Reop...→

St. Paul protesters demand removal of police from public high schools

St. Paul protesters demand removal of police from public high schools

Protesters filled the courtyard outside Central High School Monday afternoon to demand the removal of police officers from St. Paul Public Schools. As proteste [...] Read full article: St. Paul protesters demand removal of po...→

LA County public health director reveals violent threats against her over coronavirus response

LA County public health director reveals violent threats against her over coronavirus response

Los Angeles County's top health official said Monday that she and others in similar roles have received death threats over safety measures to prevent the sprea [...] Read full article: LA County public health director reveals...→

Hillsborough County students learning how to be architects through virtual summer course

Hillsborough County students learning how to be architects through virtual summer course

The STEM Xposure virtual summer course is underway, where architects and building experts are teaching students how to build their own tiny house. Read full article: Hillsborough County students learning ho...→

LA County Public Health Officer Tells of Repeated Death Threats Amid Pandemic - Times of San Diego

Los Angeles County's top public health official said Monday her life has been threatened repeatedly but promised to continue to "follow the science." Read full article: LA County Public Health Officer Tells of...→

Petitions Seek to Rename Broward County, City of Plantation Due to Racist Histories

Petitions Seek to Rename Broward County, City of Plantation Due to Racist Histories

In South Florida, two petitions have recently been circulating that seek to change the names of Broward County and the City of Plantation. Proponents of the ch [...] Read full article: Petitions Seek to Rename Broward County,...→

Milwaukee Public Schools will end funding for police patrols outside buildings and events

Milwaukee Public Schools will end funding for police patrols outside buildings and events

School board members in Wisconsin's largest school district have voted to will cut ties with police officers who patrol outside its schools. Read full article: Milwaukee Public Schools will end fundin...→

Hillsborough County Schools to provide teachers with masks for school year

Hillsborough County Schools to provide teachers with masks for school year

Hillsborough County Schools will not be requiring students to wear masks or coverings when the school year starts in August. However, teachers will be provided [...] Read full article: Hillsborough County Schools to provide t...→

San Francisco Unified School District Votes To Eliminate Police From City's Public Schools

San Francisco Unified School District Votes To Eliminate Police From City's Public Schools

Amid a national movement to eliminate law enforcement from schools, the San Francisco Unified School District Board of Education on Tuesday night voted unanimo [...] Read full article: San Francisco Unified School District Vo...→

School board approves eliminating San Francisco police officers at public schools

School board approves eliminating San Francisco police officers at public schools

Amid a national movement to eliminate law enforcement from schools, the San Francisco Unified School District Board of Education on Tuesday night voted unanimo [...] Read full article: School board approves eliminating San Fr...→

L.A. County Centers the Arts In Newly Ratified Public Policy  - LA Weekly

Promising robust and intentional investment in cultural infrastructure that supports artists and nonprofit cultural organizations, the policy recognizes in its [...] Read full article: L.A. County Centers the Arts In Newly Ra...→

Broward Officials to Address Rise in Coronavirus Cases in County

Broward Officials to Address Rise in Coronavirus Cases in County

Officials from Broward have scheduled a Wednesday news conference to discuss the rise in coronavirus cases in the county. Mayor Dale Holness, Broward Sheriff G [...] Read full article: Broward Officials to Address Rise in Cor...→

Broward County officials to host news conference regarding surge in COVID-19 cases

Broward County officials to host news conference regarding surge in COVID-19 cases

NEAR FORT LAUDERDALE (WSVN) — With thousands of new coronavirus cases confirmed in South Florida each day, some hospitals said they are packed with patients... [...] Read full article: Broward County officials to host news co...→

Vote on Removing Officers From Chicago Public Schools Expected as Protests Continue

Vote on Removing Officers From Chicago Public Schools Expected as Protests Continue

The Chicago Board of Education was expected to vote Wednesday on whether or not to end the city’s public school district’s contract with the Chicago Police Dep [...] Read full article: Vote on Removing Officers From Chicago P...→

Chicago Public Schools

A youth-led action group marched around a now-vacant school in Chicago’s Humboldt Park neighborhood on Tuesday, calling for Chicago Public Schools officials to [...] Read full article: Chicago Public Schools...→

Chicago Public Schools Evaluating Guidelines to Bring Students Back to Classrooms

Chicago Public Schools Evaluating Guidelines to Bring Students Back to Classrooms

With the state of Illinois unveiling new guidelines that could allow students to return to classrooms this fall, Chicago Public Schools says that it will work [...] Read full article: Chicago Public Schools Evaluating Guidel...→

San Bernardino County declares racism a public health crisis

San Bernardino County declares racism a public health crisis

County supervisors also voted Tuesday, June 23, to create a panel to address the effects of racism in health care, law and justice and economic opportunity Read full article: San Bernardino County declares racism a ...→

Colorado's Jeffco Public Schools to Reopen in the Fall

Colorado's Jeffco Public Schools to Reopen in the Fall

Jeffco Public Schools in Jefferson County, Colorado, is planning to open schools for in-person learning in the upcoming academic year. Read full article: Colorado's Jeffco Public Schools to Reop...→

FIU Researchers Make COVID-19 Data for Miami-Dade County Available to the Public

FIU Researchers Make COVID-19 Data for Miami-Dade County Available to the Public

When elected officials issue orders about things like mandatory face coverings, they say their decisions are data driven. But ever wonder what data is driving [...] Read full article: FIU Researchers Make COVID-19 Data for M...→

Severe Thunderstorm Warning Issued for Broward County

Severe Thunderstorm Warning Issued for Broward County

A calmer weather pattern continued on Monday in South Florida with thunderstorms limited mostly to the Everglades. While Miami-Dade and Broward counties were b [...] Read full article: Severe Thunderstorm Warning Issued for B...→

LA County public health director reveals violent threats against her over coronavirus response

LA County public health director reveals violent threats against her over coronavirus response

Los Angeles County's top health official said Monday that she and others in similar roles have received death threats over safety measures to prevent the sprea [...] Read full article: LA County public health director reveals...→

Washington State Fair to host drive-in summer concert series

The popular fair plans to host a six-act drive-in country concert series July 16-19 on the fair grounds in Puyallup. Read full article: Washington State Fair to host drive-in s...→

Indiana offers public schools $61M in remote learning grants

Indiana offers public schools $61M in remote learning grants

Gov. Eric Holcomb says Indiana's public schools can apply for funding to improve their remote learning capabilities during the coronavirus pandemic through a $ [...] Read full article: Indiana offers public schools $61M in re...→

LA County Public Health Officer Tells of Repeated Death Threats Amid Pandemic - Times of San Diego

Los Angeles County's top public health official said Monday her life has been threatened repeatedly but promised to continue to "follow the science." Read full article: LA County Public Health Officer Tells of...→

Detroit schools continue to offer grab-and-go meals for students through the summer

Detroit schools continue to offer grab-and-go meals for students through the summer

The Detroit Public Community Schools District said it will move from a COVID-19 shut down food model to a Summer Food Service program. Read full article: Detroit schools continue to offer grab-a...→

Petitions Seek to Rename Broward County, City of Plantation Due to Racist Histories

Petitions Seek to Rename Broward County, City of Plantation Due to Racist Histories

In South Florida, two petitions have recently been circulating that seek to change the names of Broward County and the City of Plantation. Proponents of the ch [...] Read full article: Petitions Seek to Rename Broward County,...→

Jefferson County public health officials declare systemic racism a public health crisis

Jefferson County public health officials declare systemic racism a public health crisis

Jefferson County public health officials on Tuesday declared systemic racism a public health crisis and passed a resolution that directs the local health agenc [...] Read full article: Jefferson County public health officials...→

Texas Education Commissioner Says Public Schools Will Reopen In The Fall

Texas Education Commissioner Says Public Schools Will Reopen In The Fall

The commissioner of the Texas Education Agency is predicting that Texas schools will be safe for students to return to in the fall, this despite the recent spi [...] Read full article: Texas Education Commissioner Says Public...→

Hillsborough County Schools to provide teachers with masks for school year

Hillsborough County Schools to provide teachers with masks for school year

Hillsborough County Schools will not be requiring students to wear masks or coverings when the school year starts in August. However, teachers will be provided [...] Read full article: Hillsborough County Schools to provide t...→

Police presence at Seattle Public Schools halted indefinitely

The suspension is just one part of a broader proposal to improve school climate for Black students, who last year made up nearly half of students referred to p [...] Read full article: Police presence at Seattle Public School...→

Chicago Board Of Education Votes To Keep CPD Officers From Chicago Public Schools

Chicago Board Of Education Votes To Keep CPD Officers From Chicago Public Schools

By a 4-3 vote, Mayor Lori Lightfoot's hand-picked board voted down a motion to terminate a $33 million contract with the Chicago Police Department to provide m [...] Read full article: Chicago Board Of Education Votes To Keep...→

Atlanta Public Schools will host in-person graduation ceremonies July 20 - 23 - Atlanta INtown Paper

Atlanta Public Schools will host in-person graduation ceremonies July 20 - 23 - Atlanta INtown Paper

Dig out that cap and gown, Class of 2020, because live, in=person graduation ceremonies for Atlanta Public School seniors are set for July 20 – 23. According t [...] Read full article: Atlanta Public Schools will host in-pers...→

Latest Updates: Protests, Vote on Officers in Chicago Public Schools

Latest Updates: Protests, Vote on Officers in Chicago Public Schools

A big decision is set for whether or not Chicago police officers will remain in public schools in the city.... A measure to remove them from schools failed to [...] Read full article: Latest Updates: Protests, Vote on Office...→

Fairfax County Schools Asks Parents to Choose Between Virtual Or In-Person Learning for Fall

Fairfax County Schools Asks Parents to Choose Between Virtual Or In-Person Learning for Fall

Parents with students in Fairfax County Public Schools have some big decisions to make before fall 2020: Choosing whether to return to in-person classes or to [...] Read full article: Fairfax County Schools Asks Parents to C...→

St. Paul school board votes to remove police officers from city’s public high schools | MinnPost

Plus: three GOP state senators from request federal investigation of the Minneapolis Police Department; Minneapolis police union head says firing of Derek Chau [...] Read full article: St. Paul school board votes to remove po...→

Pinellas County mandates masks in indoor public spaces

Pinellas County mandates masks in indoor public spaces

On Tuesday, Pinellas County commissioners approved a new mandatory mask ordinance as COVID-19 continues to be a threat to the community. Read full article: Pinellas County mandates masks in indoor...→

Unchartered Territory: San Diego County Charter Schools Take $15.8 Million in Federal Small Business Loans

Unchartered Territory: San Diego County Charter Schools Take $15.8 Million in Federal Small Business Loans

Publicly funded charter schools in San Diego County have received more than $15.8 million through the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP,) a federal government f [...] Read full article: Unchartered Territory: San Diego County ...→

St. Paul protesters demand removal of police from public high schools

St. Paul protesters demand removal of police from public high schools

Protesters filled the courtyard outside Central High School Monday afternoon to demand the removal of police officers from St. Paul Public Schools. As proteste [...] Read full article: St. Paul protesters demand removal of po...→

Santa Clara County officials push to declare racism a public health crisis

Santa Clara County officials push to declare racism a public health crisis

Local civil rights leaders called the resolutions a positive first step but emphasized that the county must push beyond symbolic gestures to uproot systemic ra [...] Read full article: Santa Clara County officials push to dec...→

Hillsborough County students learning how to be architects through virtual summer course

Hillsborough County students learning how to be architects through virtual summer course

The STEM Xposure virtual summer course is underway, where architects and building experts are teaching students how to build their own tiny house. Read full article: Hillsborough County students learning ho...→

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

Dr. Barbara Ferrer, who has been holding briefings almost daily since March, said she holds the briefings herself in order to protect her team from similar thr [...] Read full article: LA County Public Health Director Confirm...→

As COVID Death, Hospitalization Rates Ease, LA County Urges Face Coverings While In Public

As COVID Death, Hospitalization Rates Ease, LA County Urges Face Coverings While In Public

Public health director Barbara Ferrer said while COVID-19 deaths and cases continue to rise, key indicators of spread - primarily death and hospitalization rat [...] Read full article: As COVID Death, Hospitalization Rates Ea...→

Civil Rights groups file lawsuit demanding better conditions in Broward County Jail - Nashville PRIDE, Inc.

“Even though parts of the state are reopening, it does not mean that the risk of COVID-19 outbreaks in jails has vanished,” said Benjamin Stevenson, staff atto [...] Read full article: Civil Rights groups file lawsuit demandi...→

Milwaukee Public Schools will end funding for police patrols outside buildings and events

Milwaukee Public Schools will end funding for police patrols outside buildings and events

School board members in Wisconsin's largest school district have voted to will cut ties with police officers who patrol outside its schools. Read full article: Milwaukee Public Schools will end fundin...→

Dallas Mavericks to Host Summer Camps Virtually This Year

Dallas Mavericks to Host Summer Camps Virtually This Year

The Mavs Academy camps, which include basketball, dance and e-sports camps, will be mostly be held over Zoom and ask campers to provide their own equipment. Read full article: Dallas Mavericks to Host Summer Camps Vi...→

Monroe County mandates use of face coverings in public spaces

KEY WEST, FLA. (WSVN) - The Monroe County Board of Commissioners has voted to make facial coverings mandatory in public spaces. The face coverings are... Read full article: Monroe County mandates use of face cover...→

Police presence at Seattle Public Schools halted indefinitely

The suspension is just one part of a broader proposal to improve school climate for Black students, who last year made up nearly half of students referred to p [...] Read full article: Police presence at Seattle Public School...→

San Francisco Unified School District Votes To Eliminate Police From City's Public Schools

San Francisco Unified School District Votes To Eliminate Police From City's Public Schools

Amid a national movement to eliminate law enforcement from schools, the San Francisco Unified School District Board of Education on Tuesday night voted unanimo [...] Read full article: San Francisco Unified School District Vo...→

Chicago Board Of Education Votes To Keep CPD Officers From Chicago Public Schools

Chicago Board Of Education Votes To Keep CPD Officers From Chicago Public Schools

By a 4-3 vote, Mayor Lori Lightfoot's hand-picked board voted down a motion to terminate a $33 million contract with the Chicago Police Department to provide m [...] Read full article: Chicago Board Of Education Votes To Keep...→

School board approves eliminating San Francisco police officers at public schools

School board approves eliminating San Francisco police officers at public schools

Amid a national movement to eliminate law enforcement from schools, the San Francisco Unified School District Board of Education on Tuesday night voted unanimo [...] Read full article: School board approves eliminating San Fr...→

L.A. County Centers the Arts In Newly Ratified Public Policy  - LA Weekly

Promising robust and intentional investment in cultural infrastructure that supports artists and nonprofit cultural organizations, the policy recognizes in its [...] Read full article: L.A. County Centers the Arts In Newly Ra...→

Atlanta Public Schools will host in-person graduation ceremonies July 20 - 23 - Atlanta INtown Paper

Atlanta Public Schools will host in-person graduation ceremonies July 20 - 23 - Atlanta INtown Paper

Dig out that cap and gown, Class of 2020, because live, in=person graduation ceremonies for Atlanta Public School seniors are set for July 20 – 23. According t [...] Read full article: Atlanta Public Schools will host in-pers...→

Broward Officials to Address Rise in Coronavirus Cases in County

Broward Officials to Address Rise in Coronavirus Cases in County

Officials from Broward have scheduled a Wednesday news conference to discuss the rise in coronavirus cases in the county. Mayor Dale Holness, Broward Sheriff G [...] Read full article: Broward Officials to Address Rise in Cor...→

Latest Updates: Protests, Vote on Officers in Chicago Public Schools

Latest Updates: Protests, Vote on Officers in Chicago Public Schools

A big decision is set for whether or not Chicago police officers will remain in public schools in the city.... A measure to remove them from schools failed to [...] Read full article: Latest Updates: Protests, Vote on Office...→

Broward County officials to host news conference regarding surge in COVID-19 cases

Broward County officials to host news conference regarding surge in COVID-19 cases

NEAR FORT LAUDERDALE (WSVN) — With thousands of new coronavirus cases confirmed in South Florida each day, some hospitals said they are packed with patients... [...] Read full article: Broward County officials to host news co...→

Fairfax County Schools Asks Parents to Choose Between Virtual Or In-Person Learning for Fall

Fairfax County Schools Asks Parents to Choose Between Virtual Or In-Person Learning for Fall

Parents with students in Fairfax County Public Schools have some big decisions to make before fall 2020: Choosing whether to return to in-person classes or to [...] Read full article: Fairfax County Schools Asks Parents to C...→

Vote on Removing Officers From Chicago Public Schools Expected as Protests Continue

Vote on Removing Officers From Chicago Public Schools Expected as Protests Continue

The Chicago Board of Education was expected to vote Wednesday on whether or not to end the city’s public school district’s contract with the Chicago Police Dep [...] Read full article: Vote on Removing Officers From Chicago P...→

St. Paul school board votes to remove police officers from city’s public high schools | MinnPost

Plus: three GOP state senators from request federal investigation of the Minneapolis Police Department; Minneapolis police union head says firing of Derek Chau [...] Read full article: St. Paul school board votes to remove po...→

Chicago Public Schools

A youth-led action group marched around a now-vacant school in Chicago’s Humboldt Park neighborhood on Tuesday, calling for Chicago Public Schools officials to [...] Read full article: Chicago Public Schools...→

Pinellas County mandates masks in indoor public spaces

Pinellas County mandates masks in indoor public spaces

On Tuesday, Pinellas County commissioners approved a new mandatory mask ordinance as COVID-19 continues to be a threat to the community. Read full article: Pinellas County mandates masks in indoor...→

Chicago Public Schools Evaluating Guidelines to Bring Students Back to Classrooms

Chicago Public Schools Evaluating Guidelines to Bring Students Back to Classrooms

With the state of Illinois unveiling new guidelines that could allow students to return to classrooms this fall, Chicago Public Schools says that it will work [...] Read full article: Chicago Public Schools Evaluating Guidel...→

Unchartered Territory: San Diego County Charter Schools Take $15.8 Million in Federal Small Business Loans

Unchartered Territory: San Diego County Charter Schools Take $15.8 Million in Federal Small Business Loans

Publicly funded charter schools in San Diego County have received more than $15.8 million through the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP,) a federal government f [...] Read full article: Unchartered Territory: San Diego County ...→

San Bernardino County declares racism a public health crisis

San Bernardino County declares racism a public health crisis

County supervisors also voted Tuesday, June 23, to create a panel to address the effects of racism in health care, law and justice and economic opportunity Read full article: San Bernardino County declares racism a ...→

Colorado's Jeffco Public Schools to Reopen in the Fall

Colorado's Jeffco Public Schools to Reopen in the Fall

Jeffco Public Schools in Jefferson County, Colorado, is planning to open schools for in-person learning in the upcoming academic year. Read full article: Colorado's Jeffco Public Schools to Reop...→

FIU Researchers Make COVID-19 Data for Miami-Dade County Available to the Public

FIU Researchers Make COVID-19 Data for Miami-Dade County Available to the Public

When elected officials issue orders about things like mandatory face coverings, they say their decisions are data driven. But ever wonder what data is driving [...] Read full article: FIU Researchers Make COVID-19 Data for M...→

St. Paul protesters demand removal of police from public high schools

St. Paul protesters demand removal of police from public high schools

Protesters filled the courtyard outside Central High School Monday afternoon to demand the removal of police officers from St. Paul Public Schools. As proteste [...] Read full article: St. Paul protesters demand removal of po...→

Severe Thunderstorm Warning Issued for Broward County

Severe Thunderstorm Warning Issued for Broward County

A calmer weather pattern continued on Monday in South Florida with thunderstorms limited mostly to the Everglades. While Miami-Dade and Broward counties were b [...] Read full article: Severe Thunderstorm Warning Issued for B...→

Santa Clara County officials push to declare racism a public health crisis

Santa Clara County officials push to declare racism a public health crisis

Local civil rights leaders called the resolutions a positive first step but emphasized that the county must push beyond symbolic gestures to uproot systemic ra [...] Read full article: Santa Clara County officials push to dec...→

LA County public health director reveals violent threats against her over coronavirus response

LA County public health director reveals violent threats against her over coronavirus response

Los Angeles County's top health official said Monday that she and others in similar roles have received death threats over safety measures to prevent the sprea [...] Read full article: LA County public health director reveals...→

Washington State Fair to host drive-in summer concert series

The popular fair plans to host a six-act drive-in country concert series July 16-19 on the fair grounds in Puyallup. Read full article: Washington State Fair to host drive-in s...→

Hillsborough County students learning how to be architects through virtual summer course

Hillsborough County students learning how to be architects through virtual summer course

The STEM Xposure virtual summer course is underway, where architects and building experts are teaching students how to build their own tiny house. Read full article: Hillsborough County students learning ho...→

Indiana offers public schools $61M in remote learning grants

Indiana offers public schools $61M in remote learning grants

Gov. Eric Holcomb says Indiana's public schools can apply for funding to improve their remote learning capabilities during the coronavirus pandemic through a $ [...] Read full article: Indiana offers public schools $61M in re...→

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

Dr. Barbara Ferrer, who has been holding briefings almost daily since March, said she holds the briefings herself in order to protect her team from similar thr [...] Read full article: LA County Public Health Director Confirm...→

LA County Public Health Officer Tells of Repeated Death Threats Amid Pandemic - Times of San Diego

Los Angeles County's top public health official said Monday her life has been threatened repeatedly but promised to continue to "follow the science." Read full article: LA County Public Health Officer Tells of...→

Detroit schools continue to offer grab-and-go meals for students through the summer

Detroit schools continue to offer grab-and-go meals for students through the summer

The Detroit Public Community Schools District said it will move from a COVID-19 shut down food model to a Summer Food Service program. Read full article: Detroit schools continue to offer grab-a...→

As COVID Death, Hospitalization Rates Ease, LA County Urges Face Coverings While In Public

As COVID Death, Hospitalization Rates Ease, LA County Urges Face Coverings While In Public

Public health director Barbara Ferrer said while COVID-19 deaths and cases continue to rise, key indicators of spread - primarily death and hospitalization rat [...] Read full article: As COVID Death, Hospitalization Rates Ea...→

Petitions Seek to Rename Broward County, City of Plantation Due to Racist Histories

Petitions Seek to Rename Broward County, City of Plantation Due to Racist Histories

In South Florida, two petitions have recently been circulating that seek to change the names of Broward County and the City of Plantation. Proponents of the ch [...] Read full article: Petitions Seek to Rename Broward County,...→

Civil Rights groups file lawsuit demanding better conditions in Broward County Jail - Nashville PRIDE, Inc.

“Even though parts of the state are reopening, it does not mean that the risk of COVID-19 outbreaks in jails has vanished,” said Benjamin Stevenson, staff atto [...] Read full article: Civil Rights groups file lawsuit demandi...→

Jefferson County public health officials declare systemic racism a public health crisis

Jefferson County public health officials declare systemic racism a public health crisis

Jefferson County public health officials on Tuesday declared systemic racism a public health crisis and passed a resolution that directs the local health agenc [...] Read full article: Jefferson County public health officials...→

Milwaukee Public Schools will end funding for police patrols outside buildings and events

Milwaukee Public Schools will end funding for police patrols outside buildings and events

School board members in Wisconsin's largest school district have voted to will cut ties with police officers who patrol outside its schools. Read full article: Milwaukee Public Schools will end fundin...→

Texas Education Commissioner Says Public Schools Will Reopen In The Fall

Texas Education Commissioner Says Public Schools Will Reopen In The Fall

The commissioner of the Texas Education Agency is predicting that Texas schools will be safe for students to return to in the fall, this despite the recent spi [...] Read full article: Texas Education Commissioner Says Public...→

Dallas Mavericks to Host Summer Camps Virtually This Year

Dallas Mavericks to Host Summer Camps Virtually This Year

The Mavs Academy camps, which include basketball, dance and e-sports camps, will be mostly be held over Zoom and ask campers to provide their own equipment. Read full article: Dallas Mavericks to Host Summer Camps Vi...→

Hillsborough County Schools to provide teachers with masks for school year

Hillsborough County Schools to provide teachers with masks for school year

Hillsborough County Schools will not be requiring students to wear masks or coverings when the school year starts in August. However, teachers will be provided [...] Read full article: Hillsborough County Schools to provide t...→

Monroe County mandates use of face coverings in public spaces

KEY WEST, FLA. (WSVN) - The Monroe County Board of Commissioners has voted to make facial coverings mandatory in public spaces. The face coverings are... Read full article: Monroe County mandates use of face cover...→