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Coronavirus: Parents Of Special Needs Students Facing Unique Challenges

Coronavirus: Parents Of Special Needs Students Facing Unique Challenges

Jenny Hontz, who works for parent advocacy organization Speak UP, said LAUSD was not doing enough to support parents of children with special needs. Read full article: Coronavirus: Parents Of Special Needs St...→

Coronavirus: Parents Of Special Needs Students Facing Unique Challenges

Coronavirus: Parents Of Special Needs Students Facing Unique Challenges

Jenny Hontz, who works for parent advocacy organization Speak UP, said LAUSD was not doing enough to support parents of children with special needs. Read full article: Coronavirus: Parents Of Special Needs St...→

University of Chicago closes special units for coronavirus patients

University of Chicago closes special units for coronavirus patients

The Hyde Park hospital reported 18 adult coronavirus patients this week compared to 140 in April. Other hospitals have also reduced space for with the virus. Read full article: University of Chicago closes special uni...→

Firefighters face new challenges, concerns heading into wildfire season amid coronavirus pandemic

Firefighters face new challenges, concerns heading into wildfire season amid coronavirus pandemic

The pandemic has injected yet another complication in what is already expected to be a much more active fire season due to above-average temperatures, dry cond [...] Read full article: Firefighters face new challenges, concer...→

Most Parents Worried About Paying for College Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Most Parents Worried About Paying for College Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

A majority of parents say they are concerned on how they will pay for their kid’s college education, CNBC reports. Read full article: Most Parents Worried About Paying for Co...→

Gov. Tim Walz’s authority, coronavirus aid, policing laws all on the table for MN special session

Gov. Tim Walz’s authority, coronavirus aid, policing laws all on the table for MN special session

Minnesota lawmakers on Friday are set to return to the Capitol to take up reforms to the state’s policing laws and weigh next steps in addressing the COVID-19 [...] Read full article: Gov. Tim Walz’s authority, coronavirus a...→

Parents, Students, Teachers Considering Plan To Disband Oakland Unified's Police Department

Parents, Students, Teachers Considering Plan To Disband Oakland Unified's Police Department

Recent protests over police killings have renewed calls to disband Oakland Unified School District’s police department. On Wednesday, the school community met [...] Read full article: Parents, Students, Teachers Considering ...→

POLITICO Nightly: Coronavirus Special Edition

POLITICO Nightly: Coronavirus Special Edition

Your intelligence briefing on how coronavirus is impacting politics and public policy, the economy and global health. Read full article: POLITICO Nightly: Coronavirus Special Ed...→

US students look to colleges closer to home amid coronavirus pandemic (LIVE UPDATES)

US students look to colleges closer to home amid coronavirus pandemic (LIVE UPDATES)

Read the full report from Mitchell Armentrout here.... A Northwest Side fawn, "Fishful Thinking," an odd Portage Park squirrel and Wisconsin turtle crossings a [...] Read full article: US students look to colleges closer to h...→

Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Special Graduation Day In Santa Rosa; Fears Over New Cases Among Demonstrators

Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Special Graduation Day In Santa Rosa; Fears Over New Cases Among Demonstrators

Santa Rosa Family Grads Include Dad, Receiving Diploma Alongside Daughter SANTA ROSA — The first-born child of Mexican immigrants from Santa Rosa has become th [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Special G...→

Shoppers facing bizarre shortages amid coronavirus pandemic

Shoppers facing bizarre shortages amid coronavirus pandemic

Have you tried to find a thermometer in the stores lately? Or some yeast for baking bread? Read full article: Shoppers facing bizarre shortages amid c...→

Mass. Teacher Of The Year: Pandemic Creates New Challenges For Students

Mass. Teacher Of The Year: Pandemic Creates New Challenges For Students

More than the literature, Takeru Nagayoshi worries about his students’ emotional health and the skills that come from being in a classroom. Read full article: Mass. Teacher Of The Year: Pandemic Crea...→

School explains the challenges of teaching blind students remotely

School explains the challenges of teaching blind students remotely

JERSEY CITY, NJ — The past few weeks have been challenging for school teacher Lauren Marron, to say the least.... She - like many educators across the country [...] Read full article: School explains the challenges of teachi...→

SUNY students told coronavirus tracing gigs are unpaid — after applying

SUNY students told coronavirus tracing gigs are unpaid — after applying

You don’t need a college degree to smell a bait-and-switch. Students at SUNY’s Stony Brook University applied for what they thought were paid positions with th [...] Read full article: SUNY students told coronavirus tracing g...→

Opinion: Congress must rescue students from coronavirus recession

Opinion: Congress must rescue students from coronavirus recession

‘Even for someone like me, who is attending arguably the world’s top public institution, this situation is terrifying.’ Read full article: Opinion: Congress must rescue students f...→

Public health workers fighting the coronavirus are facing growing threats from e [...]

Public health workers fighting the coronavirus are facing growing threats from elected officials and members of the public who are frustrated with the lockdown [...] Read full article: Public health workers fighting the coron...→

Facing a record increase in coronavirus cases, Arizona is besieged by wildfires

Facing a record increase in coronavirus cases, Arizona is besieged by wildfires

(CNN) — As coronavirus cases in Arizona hit a new record high, the state is facing another serious threat: wildfires, with several large blazes stoked by... Read full article: Facing a record increase in coronavirus ...→

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Unique COVID-19 Strain in Chicago, U of I Classes

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Unique COVID-19 Strain in Chicago, U of I Classes

A unique strain of the coronavirus has been discovered in Chicago, bringing a new perspective on the symptoms residents may experience and how they could be af [...] Read full article: Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Unique COV...→

Long Island special needs school surprises students with special graduation celebration

Long Island special needs school surprises students with special graduation celebration

These students didn't get a traditional graduation due to COVID-19, but the staff planned something special for them. Read full article: Long Island special needs school surpris...→

NYC Dept. Of Education Invites Students, Parents And Guardians To Complete Survey On Return To School

NYC Dept. Of Education Invites Students, Parents And Guardians To Complete Survey On Return To School

All students in grades six through 12, and parents or guardians with children in grades 3-K through 12 are invited to fill out a survey. Read full article: NYC Dept. Of Education Invites Students,...→

LA parents both die of coronavirus, leaving five children orphaned

LA parents both die of coronavirus, leaving five children orphaned

A Los Angeles mom and dad died of the coronavirus just one day apart — leaving behind five underage kids, according to a new report. Karina Bonilla, 38, died o [...] Read full article: LA parents both die of coronavirus, leav...→

Northwestern students, faculty rally in support of campus service workers who lost their jobs due to the coronavirus

Northwestern students, faculty rally in support of campus service workers who lost their jobs due to the coronavirus

About 320 workers, most working in dining halls and in hospitality, lost their jobs in mid-March when Northwestern University shut down. Read full article: Northwestern students, faculty rally in ...→

UC San Diego Reports No Positive Coronavirus Cases After Testing 1.5K Students

UC San Diego Reports No Positive Coronavirus Cases After Testing 1.5K Students

UC San Diego’s pilot program “Return to Learn” has tested more than 1,500 students over the last three weeks and not a single student tested positive for COVID [...] Read full article: UC San Diego Reports No Positive Coronav...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: For Students, a Bleak Picture of Academic Loss

Coronavirus Live Updates: For Students, a Bleak Picture of Academic Loss

New research suggests that some will lose the equivalent of a full school year’s worth of academic credit. Two major Covid-19 studies are retracted. Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: For Students, ...→

Letter: Coronavirus letter: Grateful for the teachers helping students, families

Letter: Coronavirus letter: Grateful for the teachers helping students, families

Think about all they’re doing: giving Zoom lessons, calling students and advising parents how to home-school. Read full article: Letter: Coronavirus letter: Grateful for...→

Yearbooks capture pre-coronavirus world for Southern California students

Yearbooks capture pre-coronavirus world for Southern California students

‘These are truly going to create one of the lasting memories for us,’ Rialto High School principal says. Read full article: Yearbooks capture pre-coronavirus world ...→

Opinions | Coronavirus reopenings give divorced parents one more thing to argue about

Opinions | Coronavirus reopenings give divorced parents one more thing to argue about

The impending reopening of the country has created a new series of challenges that even the most amiable co-parents are struggling to handle. Read full article: Opinions | Coronavirus reopenings give d...→

These parents won’t let kids return to school until there’s a coronavirus vaccine

These parents won’t let kids return to school until there’s a coronavirus vaccine

An increasing number of parents are rethinking their back-to-school strategy until a safe and proven vaccine is found for the coronavirus. Read full article: These parents won’t let kids return to s...→

Texas Teachers Preparing For Unprecedented Challenges During Coronavirus Pandemic

Texas Teachers Preparing For Unprecedented Challenges During Coronavirus Pandemic

As the fall ​semester ​approaches DISD 9th grade teacher Jada Weathers is getting ready for new challenges knowing there will be ​plenty of them. ​ Read full article: Texas Teachers Preparing For Unprecedent...→

Governor Greg Abbott Addresses Major Issues Facing Texans: Police, Coronavirus, Back To School

Governor Greg Abbott Addresses Major Issues Facing Texans: Police, Coronavirus, Back To School

"Defunding the police is always the wrong answer," said Governor Greg Abbott Friday during an exclusive interview with CBS 11. Read full article: Governor Greg Abbott Addresses Major Iss...→

Unique Coronavirus Strain Found in Chicago: Northwestern Study

Unique Coronavirus Strain Found in Chicago: Northwestern Study

Northwestern University researchers have discovered Chicago has a unique COVID-19 virus strain that appears to be directly linked from the early outbreak in Ch [...] Read full article: Unique Coronavirus Strain Found in Chica...→

Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Alleged Doggie Diaper Face Masks At Oakland McDonald's; Zoos Facing Dire Fiscal Conditions

Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Alleged Doggie Diaper Face Masks At Oakland McDonald's; Zoos Facing Dire Fiscal Conditions

Oakland McDonald’s Workers File Lawsuit Over Working Conditions During COVID-19 Outbreak OAKLAND — Workers at an Oakland McDonald’s who allege that they were f [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Alleged D...→

Students, parents should expect the unexpected when school begins this fall - amNewYork

The coronavirus pandemic robbed students on all levels the final months of their 2019-20 school year and parents were forced to educate and keep their Read full article: Students, parents should expect the unex...→

City’s Volunteer Sector Swells But Faces New Challenges in Coronavirus Pandemic

City’s Volunteer Sector Swells But Faces New Challenges in Coronavirus Pandemic

COVID-19 prompted a huge surge in volunteering. It also posed a number of new challenges both for the volunteers and the organizations they serve. Read full article: City’s Volunteer Sector Swells But Faces...→

MLB draft: USC players and roster facing challenges

MLB draft: USC players and roster facing challenges

Standouts like Jamal O’Guinn and Ben Wanger likely would have been drafted in other years, but the shortened five-round draft means the Trojans might see littl [...] Read full article: MLB draft: USC players and roster facing...→

A quarter of Americans are facing food insecurity amid coronavirus pandemic, survey suggests

A quarter of Americans are facing food insecurity amid coronavirus pandemic, survey suggests

Twenty-six percent of Americans said they or someone in their household had skipped meals, relied on food banks, or signed up for government assistance. Read full article: A quarter of Americans are facing food i...→

Med school students in South Korea caught cheating on online exams during coronavirus pandemic

Med school students in South Korea caught cheating on online exams during coronavirus pandemic

A university in South Korea is taking disciplinary action after nearly 100 students were caught cheating on tests that were being administered online due to CO [...] Read full article: Med school students in South Korea caugh...→

Coronavirus Obstacles: Public's Use Of Masks Providing Big Challenges For Hearing Impaired

Coronavirus Obstacles: Public's Use Of Masks Providing Big Challenges For Hearing Impaired

The coronavirus pandemic and the health guidelines that have come along with it are creating challenges for all of us. Read full article: Coronavirus Obstacles: Public's Use Of M...→

Hoornstra: For foreign-born baseball players, Covid-19 presents unique challenges

Hoornstra: For foreign-born baseball players, Covid-19 presents unique challenges

Travel restrictions, surprise hotspots overseas, and a lack of employment options outside baseball portray a profession divided by the perils of Covid-19. Read full article: Hoornstra: For foreign-born baseball pla...→

The Coronavirus Will Change Campus Life for College Students This Fall

From moving lecture classes online to limiting roommates per dorm room, colleges and universities across the country are proposing changes to student life that [...] Read full article: The Coronavirus Will Change Campus Life ...→

Florida WWII veteran gets special flyover after dying alone in nursing home during coronavirus lockdown: 'The world lost a hero'

Florida WWII veteran gets special flyover after dying alone in nursing home during coronavirus lockdown: 'The world lost a hero'

A 94-year-old World War II veteran who died alone in a nursing home in Florida during the coronavirus pandemic got the tribute he deserved. Read full article: Florida WWII veteran gets special flyove...→

University of Chicago closes special units for coronavirus patients

University of Chicago closes special units for coronavirus patients

The Hyde Park hospital reported 18 adult coronavirus patients this week compared to 140 in April. Other hospitals have also reduced space for with the virus. Read full article: University of Chicago closes special uni...→

Texas Teachers Preparing For Unprecedented Challenges During Coronavirus Pandemic

Texas Teachers Preparing For Unprecedented Challenges During Coronavirus Pandemic

As the fall ​semester ​approaches DISD 9th grade teacher Jada Weathers is getting ready for new challenges knowing there will be ​plenty of them. ​ Read full article: Texas Teachers Preparing For Unprecedent...→

Facing a record increase in coronavirus cases, Arizona is besieged by wildfires

Facing a record increase in coronavirus cases, Arizona is besieged by wildfires

(CNN) — As coronavirus cases in Arizona hit a new record high, the state is facing another serious threat: wildfires, with several large blazes stoked by... Read full article: Facing a record increase in coronavirus ...→

Unique Coronavirus Strain Found in Chicago: Northwestern Study

Unique Coronavirus Strain Found in Chicago: Northwestern Study

Northwestern University researchers have discovered Chicago has a unique COVID-19 virus strain that appears to be directly linked from the early outbreak in Ch [...] Read full article: Unique Coronavirus Strain Found in Chica...→

NYC Dept. Of Education Invites Students, Parents And Guardians To Complete Survey On Return To School

NYC Dept. Of Education Invites Students, Parents And Guardians To Complete Survey On Return To School

All students in grades six through 12, and parents or guardians with children in grades 3-K through 12 are invited to fill out a survey. Read full article: NYC Dept. Of Education Invites Students,...→

Gov. Tim Walz’s authority, coronavirus aid, policing laws all on the table for MN special session

Gov. Tim Walz’s authority, coronavirus aid, policing laws all on the table for MN special session

Minnesota lawmakers on Friday are set to return to the Capitol to take up reforms to the state’s policing laws and weigh next steps in addressing the COVID-19 [...] Read full article: Gov. Tim Walz’s authority, coronavirus a...→

City’s Volunteer Sector Swells But Faces New Challenges in Coronavirus Pandemic

City’s Volunteer Sector Swells But Faces New Challenges in Coronavirus Pandemic

COVID-19 prompted a huge surge in volunteering. It also posed a number of new challenges both for the volunteers and the organizations they serve. Read full article: City’s Volunteer Sector Swells But Faces...→

Northwestern students, faculty rally in support of campus service workers who lost their jobs due to the coronavirus

Northwestern students, faculty rally in support of campus service workers who lost their jobs due to the coronavirus

About 320 workers, most working in dining halls and in hospitality, lost their jobs in mid-March when Northwestern University shut down. Read full article: Northwestern students, faculty rally in ...→

POLITICO Nightly: Coronavirus Special Edition

POLITICO Nightly: Coronavirus Special Edition

Your intelligence briefing on how coronavirus is impacting politics and public policy, the economy and global health. Read full article: POLITICO Nightly: Coronavirus Special Ed...→

MLB draft: USC players and roster facing challenges

MLB draft: USC players and roster facing challenges

Standouts like Jamal O’Guinn and Ben Wanger likely would have been drafted in other years, but the shortened five-round draft means the Trojans might see littl [...] Read full article: MLB draft: USC players and roster facing...→

Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Special Graduation Day In Santa Rosa; Fears Over New Cases Among Demonstrators

Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Special Graduation Day In Santa Rosa; Fears Over New Cases Among Demonstrators

Santa Rosa Family Grads Include Dad, Receiving Diploma Alongside Daughter SANTA ROSA — The first-born child of Mexican immigrants from Santa Rosa has become th [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Special G...→

Med school students in South Korea caught cheating on online exams during coronavirus pandemic

Med school students in South Korea caught cheating on online exams during coronavirus pandemic

A university in South Korea is taking disciplinary action after nearly 100 students were caught cheating on tests that were being administered online due to CO [...] Read full article: Med school students in South Korea caugh...→

Letter: Coronavirus letter: Grateful for the teachers helping students, families

Letter: Coronavirus letter: Grateful for the teachers helping students, families

Think about all they’re doing: giving Zoom lessons, calling students and advising parents how to home-school. Read full article: Letter: Coronavirus letter: Grateful for...→

Mass. Teacher Of The Year: Pandemic Creates New Challenges For Students

Mass. Teacher Of The Year: Pandemic Creates New Challenges For Students

More than the literature, Takeru Nagayoshi worries about his students’ emotional health and the skills that come from being in a classroom. Read full article: Mass. Teacher Of The Year: Pandemic Crea...→

Coronavirus Obstacles: Public's Use Of Masks Providing Big Challenges For Hearing Impaired

Coronavirus Obstacles: Public's Use Of Masks Providing Big Challenges For Hearing Impaired

The coronavirus pandemic and the health guidelines that have come along with it are creating challenges for all of us. Read full article: Coronavirus Obstacles: Public's Use Of M...→

Opinions | Coronavirus reopenings give divorced parents one more thing to argue about

Opinions | Coronavirus reopenings give divorced parents one more thing to argue about

The impending reopening of the country has created a new series of challenges that even the most amiable co-parents are struggling to handle. Read full article: Opinions | Coronavirus reopenings give d...→

School explains the challenges of teaching blind students remotely

School explains the challenges of teaching blind students remotely

JERSEY CITY, NJ — The past few weeks have been challenging for school teacher Lauren Marron, to say the least.... She - like many educators across the country [...] Read full article: School explains the challenges of teachi...→

The Coronavirus Will Change Campus Life for College Students This Fall

From moving lecture classes online to limiting roommates per dorm room, colleges and universities across the country are proposing changes to student life that [...] Read full article: The Coronavirus Will Change Campus Life ...→

These parents won’t let kids return to school until there’s a coronavirus vaccine

These parents won’t let kids return to school until there’s a coronavirus vaccine

An increasing number of parents are rethinking their back-to-school strategy until a safe and proven vaccine is found for the coronavirus. Read full article: These parents won’t let kids return to s...→

Opinion: Congress must rescue students from coronavirus recession

Opinion: Congress must rescue students from coronavirus recession

‘Even for someone like me, who is attending arguably the world’s top public institution, this situation is terrifying.’ Read full article: Opinion: Congress must rescue students f...→

Public health workers fighting the coronavirus are facing growing threats from e [...]

Public health workers fighting the coronavirus are facing growing threats from elected officials and members of the public who are frustrated with the lockdown [...] Read full article: Public health workers fighting the coron...→

Governor Greg Abbott Addresses Major Issues Facing Texans: Police, Coronavirus, Back To School

Governor Greg Abbott Addresses Major Issues Facing Texans: Police, Coronavirus, Back To School

"Defunding the police is always the wrong answer," said Governor Greg Abbott Friday during an exclusive interview with CBS 11. Read full article: Governor Greg Abbott Addresses Major Iss...→

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Unique COVID-19 Strain in Chicago, U of I Classes

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Unique COVID-19 Strain in Chicago, U of I Classes

A unique strain of the coronavirus has been discovered in Chicago, bringing a new perspective on the symptoms residents may experience and how they could be af [...] Read full article: Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Unique COV...→

Firefighters face new challenges, concerns heading into wildfire season amid coronavirus pandemic

Firefighters face new challenges, concerns heading into wildfire season amid coronavirus pandemic

The pandemic has injected yet another complication in what is already expected to be a much more active fire season due to above-average temperatures, dry cond [...] Read full article: Firefighters face new challenges, concer...→

Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Alleged Doggie Diaper Face Masks At Oakland McDonald's; Zoos Facing Dire Fiscal Conditions

Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Alleged Doggie Diaper Face Masks At Oakland McDonald's; Zoos Facing Dire Fiscal Conditions

Oakland McDonald’s Workers File Lawsuit Over Working Conditions During COVID-19 Outbreak OAKLAND — Workers at an Oakland McDonald’s who allege that they were f [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Alleged D...→

Long Island special needs school surprises students with special graduation celebration

Long Island special needs school surprises students with special graduation celebration

These students didn't get a traditional graduation due to COVID-19, but the staff planned something special for them. Read full article: Long Island special needs school surpris...→

Most Parents Worried About Paying for College Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Most Parents Worried About Paying for College Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

A majority of parents say they are concerned on how they will pay for their kid’s college education, CNBC reports. Read full article: Most Parents Worried About Paying for Co...→

Students, parents should expect the unexpected when school begins this fall - amNewYork

The coronavirus pandemic robbed students on all levels the final months of their 2019-20 school year and parents were forced to educate and keep their Read full article: Students, parents should expect the unex...→

LA parents both die of coronavirus, leaving five children orphaned

LA parents both die of coronavirus, leaving five children orphaned

A Los Angeles mom and dad died of the coronavirus just one day apart — leaving behind five underage kids, according to a new report. Karina Bonilla, 38, died o [...] Read full article: LA parents both die of coronavirus, leav...→

Parents, Students, Teachers Considering Plan To Disband Oakland Unified's Police Department

Parents, Students, Teachers Considering Plan To Disband Oakland Unified's Police Department

Recent protests over police killings have renewed calls to disband Oakland Unified School District’s police department. On Wednesday, the school community met [...] Read full article: Parents, Students, Teachers Considering ...→

UC San Diego Reports No Positive Coronavirus Cases After Testing 1.5K Students

UC San Diego Reports No Positive Coronavirus Cases After Testing 1.5K Students

UC San Diego’s pilot program “Return to Learn” has tested more than 1,500 students over the last three weeks and not a single student tested positive for COVID [...] Read full article: UC San Diego Reports No Positive Coronav...→

US students look to colleges closer to home amid coronavirus pandemic (LIVE UPDATES)

US students look to colleges closer to home amid coronavirus pandemic (LIVE UPDATES)

Read the full report from Mitchell Armentrout here.... A Northwest Side fawn, "Fishful Thinking," an odd Portage Park squirrel and Wisconsin turtle crossings a [...] Read full article: US students look to colleges closer to h...→

A quarter of Americans are facing food insecurity amid coronavirus pandemic, survey suggests

A quarter of Americans are facing food insecurity amid coronavirus pandemic, survey suggests

Twenty-six percent of Americans said they or someone in their household had skipped meals, relied on food banks, or signed up for government assistance. Read full article: A quarter of Americans are facing food i...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: For Students, a Bleak Picture of Academic Loss

Coronavirus Live Updates: For Students, a Bleak Picture of Academic Loss

New research suggests that some will lose the equivalent of a full school year’s worth of academic credit. Two major Covid-19 studies are retracted. Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: For Students, ...→

Shoppers facing bizarre shortages amid coronavirus pandemic

Shoppers facing bizarre shortages amid coronavirus pandemic

Have you tried to find a thermometer in the stores lately? Or some yeast for baking bread? Read full article: Shoppers facing bizarre shortages amid c...→

Yearbooks capture pre-coronavirus world for Southern California students

Yearbooks capture pre-coronavirus world for Southern California students

‘These are truly going to create one of the lasting memories for us,’ Rialto High School principal says. Read full article: Yearbooks capture pre-coronavirus world ...→

Hoornstra: For foreign-born baseball players, Covid-19 presents unique challenges

Hoornstra: For foreign-born baseball players, Covid-19 presents unique challenges

Travel restrictions, surprise hotspots overseas, and a lack of employment options outside baseball portray a profession divided by the perils of Covid-19. Read full article: Hoornstra: For foreign-born baseball pla...→

SUNY students told coronavirus tracing gigs are unpaid — after applying

SUNY students told coronavirus tracing gigs are unpaid — after applying

You don’t need a college degree to smell a bait-and-switch. Students at SUNY’s Stony Brook University applied for what they thought were paid positions with th [...] Read full article: SUNY students told coronavirus tracing g...→

Florida WWII veteran gets special flyover after dying alone in nursing home during coronavirus lockdown: 'The world lost a hero'

Florida WWII veteran gets special flyover after dying alone in nursing home during coronavirus lockdown: 'The world lost a hero'

A 94-year-old World War II veteran who died alone in a nursing home in Florida during the coronavirus pandemic got the tribute he deserved. Read full article: Florida WWII veteran gets special flyove...→

University of Chicago closes special units for coronavirus patients

University of Chicago closes special units for coronavirus patients

The Hyde Park hospital reported 18 adult coronavirus patients this week compared to 140 in April. Other hospitals have also reduced space for with the virus. Read full article: University of Chicago closes special uni...→

Public health workers fighting the coronavirus are facing growing threats from e [...]

Public health workers fighting the coronavirus are facing growing threats from elected officials and members of the public who are frustrated with the lockdown [...] Read full article: Public health workers fighting the coron...→

Texas Teachers Preparing For Unprecedented Challenges During Coronavirus Pandemic

Texas Teachers Preparing For Unprecedented Challenges During Coronavirus Pandemic

As the fall ​semester ​approaches DISD 9th grade teacher Jada Weathers is getting ready for new challenges knowing there will be ​plenty of them. ​ Read full article: Texas Teachers Preparing For Unprecedent...→

Facing a record increase in coronavirus cases, Arizona is besieged by wildfires

Facing a record increase in coronavirus cases, Arizona is besieged by wildfires

(CNN) — As coronavirus cases in Arizona hit a new record high, the state is facing another serious threat: wildfires, with several large blazes stoked by... Read full article: Facing a record increase in coronavirus ...→

Governor Greg Abbott Addresses Major Issues Facing Texans: Police, Coronavirus, Back To School

Governor Greg Abbott Addresses Major Issues Facing Texans: Police, Coronavirus, Back To School

"Defunding the police is always the wrong answer," said Governor Greg Abbott Friday during an exclusive interview with CBS 11. Read full article: Governor Greg Abbott Addresses Major Iss...→

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Unique COVID-19 Strain in Chicago, U of I Classes

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Unique COVID-19 Strain in Chicago, U of I Classes

A unique strain of the coronavirus has been discovered in Chicago, bringing a new perspective on the symptoms residents may experience and how they could be af [...] Read full article: Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Unique COV...→

Unique Coronavirus Strain Found in Chicago: Northwestern Study

Unique Coronavirus Strain Found in Chicago: Northwestern Study

Northwestern University researchers have discovered Chicago has a unique COVID-19 virus strain that appears to be directly linked from the early outbreak in Ch [...] Read full article: Unique Coronavirus Strain Found in Chica...→

Firefighters face new challenges, concerns heading into wildfire season amid coronavirus pandemic

Firefighters face new challenges, concerns heading into wildfire season amid coronavirus pandemic

The pandemic has injected yet another complication in what is already expected to be a much more active fire season due to above-average temperatures, dry cond [...] Read full article: Firefighters face new challenges, concer...→

Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Alleged Doggie Diaper Face Masks At Oakland McDonald's; Zoos Facing Dire Fiscal Conditions

Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Alleged Doggie Diaper Face Masks At Oakland McDonald's; Zoos Facing Dire Fiscal Conditions

Oakland McDonald’s Workers File Lawsuit Over Working Conditions During COVID-19 Outbreak OAKLAND — Workers at an Oakland McDonald’s who allege that they were f [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Alleged D...→

Long Island special needs school surprises students with special graduation celebration

Long Island special needs school surprises students with special graduation celebration

These students didn't get a traditional graduation due to COVID-19, but the staff planned something special for them. Read full article: Long Island special needs school surpris...→

Most Parents Worried About Paying for College Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Most Parents Worried About Paying for College Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

A majority of parents say they are concerned on how they will pay for their kid’s college education, CNBC reports. Read full article: Most Parents Worried About Paying for Co...→

NYC Dept. Of Education Invites Students, Parents And Guardians To Complete Survey On Return To School

NYC Dept. Of Education Invites Students, Parents And Guardians To Complete Survey On Return To School

All students in grades six through 12, and parents or guardians with children in grades 3-K through 12 are invited to fill out a survey. Read full article: NYC Dept. Of Education Invites Students,...→

Students, parents should expect the unexpected when school begins this fall - amNewYork

The coronavirus pandemic robbed students on all levels the final months of their 2019-20 school year and parents were forced to educate and keep their Read full article: Students, parents should expect the unex...→

Gov. Tim Walz’s authority, coronavirus aid, policing laws all on the table for MN special session

Gov. Tim Walz’s authority, coronavirus aid, policing laws all on the table for MN special session

Minnesota lawmakers on Friday are set to return to the Capitol to take up reforms to the state’s policing laws and weigh next steps in addressing the COVID-19 [...] Read full article: Gov. Tim Walz’s authority, coronavirus a...→

LA parents both die of coronavirus, leaving five children orphaned

LA parents both die of coronavirus, leaving five children orphaned

A Los Angeles mom and dad died of the coronavirus just one day apart — leaving behind five underage kids, according to a new report. Karina Bonilla, 38, died o [...] Read full article: LA parents both die of coronavirus, leav...→

City’s Volunteer Sector Swells But Faces New Challenges in Coronavirus Pandemic

City’s Volunteer Sector Swells But Faces New Challenges in Coronavirus Pandemic

COVID-19 prompted a huge surge in volunteering. It also posed a number of new challenges both for the volunteers and the organizations they serve. Read full article: City’s Volunteer Sector Swells But Faces...→

Parents, Students, Teachers Considering Plan To Disband Oakland Unified's Police Department

Parents, Students, Teachers Considering Plan To Disband Oakland Unified's Police Department

Recent protests over police killings have renewed calls to disband Oakland Unified School District’s police department. On Wednesday, the school community met [...] Read full article: Parents, Students, Teachers Considering ...→

Northwestern students, faculty rally in support of campus service workers who lost their jobs due to the coronavirus

Northwestern students, faculty rally in support of campus service workers who lost their jobs due to the coronavirus

About 320 workers, most working in dining halls and in hospitality, lost their jobs in mid-March when Northwestern University shut down. Read full article: Northwestern students, faculty rally in ...→

POLITICO Nightly: Coronavirus Special Edition

POLITICO Nightly: Coronavirus Special Edition

Your intelligence briefing on how coronavirus is impacting politics and public policy, the economy and global health. Read full article: POLITICO Nightly: Coronavirus Special Ed...→

UC San Diego Reports No Positive Coronavirus Cases After Testing 1.5K Students

UC San Diego Reports No Positive Coronavirus Cases After Testing 1.5K Students

UC San Diego’s pilot program “Return to Learn” has tested more than 1,500 students over the last three weeks and not a single student tested positive for COVID [...] Read full article: UC San Diego Reports No Positive Coronav...→

MLB draft: USC players and roster facing challenges

MLB draft: USC players and roster facing challenges

Standouts like Jamal O’Guinn and Ben Wanger likely would have been drafted in other years, but the shortened five-round draft means the Trojans might see littl [...] Read full article: MLB draft: USC players and roster facing...→

US students look to colleges closer to home amid coronavirus pandemic (LIVE UPDATES)

US students look to colleges closer to home amid coronavirus pandemic (LIVE UPDATES)

Read the full report from Mitchell Armentrout here.... A Northwest Side fawn, "Fishful Thinking," an odd Portage Park squirrel and Wisconsin turtle crossings a [...] Read full article: US students look to colleges closer to h...→

A quarter of Americans are facing food insecurity amid coronavirus pandemic, survey suggests

A quarter of Americans are facing food insecurity amid coronavirus pandemic, survey suggests

Twenty-six percent of Americans said they or someone in their household had skipped meals, relied on food banks, or signed up for government assistance. Read full article: A quarter of Americans are facing food i...→

Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Special Graduation Day In Santa Rosa; Fears Over New Cases Among Demonstrators

Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Special Graduation Day In Santa Rosa; Fears Over New Cases Among Demonstrators

Santa Rosa Family Grads Include Dad, Receiving Diploma Alongside Daughter SANTA ROSA — The first-born child of Mexican immigrants from Santa Rosa has become th [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Special G...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: For Students, a Bleak Picture of Academic Loss

Coronavirus Live Updates: For Students, a Bleak Picture of Academic Loss

New research suggests that some will lose the equivalent of a full school year’s worth of academic credit. Two major Covid-19 studies are retracted. Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: For Students, ...→

Med school students in South Korea caught cheating on online exams during coronavirus pandemic

Med school students in South Korea caught cheating on online exams during coronavirus pandemic

A university in South Korea is taking disciplinary action after nearly 100 students were caught cheating on tests that were being administered online due to CO [...] Read full article: Med school students in South Korea caugh...→

Shoppers facing bizarre shortages amid coronavirus pandemic

Shoppers facing bizarre shortages amid coronavirus pandemic

Have you tried to find a thermometer in the stores lately? Or some yeast for baking bread? Read full article: Shoppers facing bizarre shortages amid c...→

Letter: Coronavirus letter: Grateful for the teachers helping students, families

Letter: Coronavirus letter: Grateful for the teachers helping students, families

Think about all they’re doing: giving Zoom lessons, calling students and advising parents how to home-school. Read full article: Letter: Coronavirus letter: Grateful for...→

Mass. Teacher Of The Year: Pandemic Creates New Challenges For Students

Mass. Teacher Of The Year: Pandemic Creates New Challenges For Students

More than the literature, Takeru Nagayoshi worries about his students’ emotional health and the skills that come from being in a classroom. Read full article: Mass. Teacher Of The Year: Pandemic Crea...→

Yearbooks capture pre-coronavirus world for Southern California students

Yearbooks capture pre-coronavirus world for Southern California students

‘These are truly going to create one of the lasting memories for us,’ Rialto High School principal says. Read full article: Yearbooks capture pre-coronavirus world ...→

Coronavirus Obstacles: Public's Use Of Masks Providing Big Challenges For Hearing Impaired

Coronavirus Obstacles: Public's Use Of Masks Providing Big Challenges For Hearing Impaired

The coronavirus pandemic and the health guidelines that have come along with it are creating challenges for all of us. Read full article: Coronavirus Obstacles: Public's Use Of M...→

Opinions | Coronavirus reopenings give divorced parents one more thing to argue about

Opinions | Coronavirus reopenings give divorced parents one more thing to argue about

The impending reopening of the country has created a new series of challenges that even the most amiable co-parents are struggling to handle. Read full article: Opinions | Coronavirus reopenings give d...→

Hoornstra: For foreign-born baseball players, Covid-19 presents unique challenges

Hoornstra: For foreign-born baseball players, Covid-19 presents unique challenges

Travel restrictions, surprise hotspots overseas, and a lack of employment options outside baseball portray a profession divided by the perils of Covid-19. Read full article: Hoornstra: For foreign-born baseball pla...→

School explains the challenges of teaching blind students remotely

School explains the challenges of teaching blind students remotely

JERSEY CITY, NJ — The past few weeks have been challenging for school teacher Lauren Marron, to say the least.... She - like many educators across the country [...] Read full article: School explains the challenges of teachi...→

The Coronavirus Will Change Campus Life for College Students This Fall

From moving lecture classes online to limiting roommates per dorm room, colleges and universities across the country are proposing changes to student life that [...] Read full article: The Coronavirus Will Change Campus Life ...→

SUNY students told coronavirus tracing gigs are unpaid — after applying

SUNY students told coronavirus tracing gigs are unpaid — after applying

You don’t need a college degree to smell a bait-and-switch. Students at SUNY’s Stony Brook University applied for what they thought were paid positions with th [...] Read full article: SUNY students told coronavirus tracing g...→

These parents won’t let kids return to school until there’s a coronavirus vaccine

These parents won’t let kids return to school until there’s a coronavirus vaccine

An increasing number of parents are rethinking their back-to-school strategy until a safe and proven vaccine is found for the coronavirus. Read full article: These parents won’t let kids return to s...→

Florida WWII veteran gets special flyover after dying alone in nursing home during coronavirus lockdown: 'The world lost a hero'

Florida WWII veteran gets special flyover after dying alone in nursing home during coronavirus lockdown: 'The world lost a hero'

A 94-year-old World War II veteran who died alone in a nursing home in Florida during the coronavirus pandemic got the tribute he deserved. Read full article: Florida WWII veteran gets special flyove...→

Opinion: Congress must rescue students from coronavirus recession

Opinion: Congress must rescue students from coronavirus recession

‘Even for someone like me, who is attending arguably the world’s top public institution, this situation is terrifying.’ Read full article: Opinion: Congress must rescue students f...→