Education

University of Texas Austin Prohibiting Students From Having Parties, On or Off Campus

The University of Texas is prohibiting students from having parties this fall, on or off campus, in an effort to help slow the spread of the coronavirus.
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Parents Form Makeshift Tutoring 'Pods' to Keep Their Kids From Falling Behind

Parents are connecting with several other families to form tutoring “pods” for their children so they don’t miss out on in-person learning due to the coronavirus pandemic.
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Microschooling: What You Need to Know About the New Homeschool Trend

Microschooling is a growing trend in homeschooling during the coronavirus pandemic. Learn more about the practice that allows families to educate their children from home while splitting the responsibilities with other parents.
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Mom Gives Free Books to Kids to Help Prevent ‘Corona Summer Slide’

A mother in Cleveland, Ohio wants to help out students this summer. She is giving free books to children to help prevent the ‘corona summer slide.’
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14-Year-Old Girl Earns Master’s Degree, Credits Success to Dedication, Not Intelligence

Dorothy Jean Tillman, a 14-year-old girl from Chicago, recently graduated with a master’s degree in environmental science and sustainable engineering. She credits her success to dedication and hard work, not her intelligence. Find out more here.
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"I really liked that it had a bigger message, it educates people." - Angela On Holiday In The Wild

On this episode of JACKFLIX, Angela and Billy discuss new movie on Netflix, Holiday In The Wild.
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Ellen DeGeneres Makes $50K Donation To Fort Worth School

Students at a Fort Worth elementary school are saying thank you to comedian Ellen DeGeneres, who is making a big donation to their school.
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National Video Game Museum To Offer Scholarships To Texas Students

This is too awesome!
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Lori Loughlin And Felicity Huffman Among Those Indicted In National College Admission Scandal

Actresses Lori Loughlin and Felicity Huffman are two of the wealthy parents across the United States accused of carrying out a nationwide fraud in order to get their children accepted into prestigious universities.
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Texas Principal Reads Books On Facebook Live So Every Student Has A Bedtime Story

Dr. Belinda George is the principal at Homer Drive Elementary in Beaumont, Texas.
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