"They will never know what a busy signal is. They will never have to listen to the radio for hours, just to hear their favorite song. They have been programmed not to be patient, which makes our job as parents that much harder."
Queen Latifah says her parents helped make her “strong” by raising her without gender constraints, as she did both taekwondo and dance classes as a child.
Omaha Public Schools high school students returned to in-person learning five days a week on Wednesday. Students at every grade level are now back to weekly in-person lessons.
Omaha Public Schools elementary and middle school students returned to in-person lessons five days a week on Tuesday, the first time since March that students will attend lessons in-person every day.
"I know these lessons we’ve learned over the last 10 months will not be forgotten. For as hard and difficult as this road has been, it feels good to finish it strong."
It’s hard to argue that anything good can come from a global pandemic, especially in light of all the hardship and loss we’ve suffered.
When Guatemala’s schools in closed mid-March, teacher Gerardo Ixcoy invested his savings in a secondhand tricycle that he and his brother converted into a mobile classroom. Each day the 27-year-old set out pedaling among the cornfields of Santa Cruz del Quiché to bring socially distanced lessons to his sixth-graders' homes and yards.
Courtney Love has been having guitar lessons over Zoom and is working on new material in lockdown and
The Omaha school district is continuing to test staff for COVID-19 as a precautionary measure as in-person lessons resume.
Coronavirus testing this year has provided key lessons. One is that getting test results back promptly brings big benefits.
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As online instruction promises to continue at least through the end of 2020, some are worried it might not improve.
Local kids and parents will have a chance to participate in the World’s Largest Swimming Lesson on Friday in Omaha.
There are numerous lessons to be learned today, Gates believes, from the 1918 flu pandemic — and many of them are in the pages of Barry's 2004 book. The author, Gates writes, "does a great job of showing just how profoundly that pandemic affected not just millions of families like mine (Gates' grandmother, then pregnant, survived the pandemic) but also the entire flow of history ... Writing roughly 16 years ago, Barry was clear and persuasive that 'another pandemic not only can happen ... It almost certainly will happen.'"
LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico elementary school teacher on Zoom with students had a lesson interrupted thanks to an uninvited guest: a bullsnake.
“Gossip Girl” by Cecily von Ziegesar: Casual viewers of the show might not know that this teen drama about high school socialites began as a series of novels.“A Series of Unfortunate Events” by Lemony Snickett: Younger readers will enjoy the harrowing tale of the Baudelaire orphans as they thwart their evil relative Count Olaf. The vocabulary lessons are some of the funniest in literature.“The Vampire Diaries” by L.J. Smith et al.: Teens love this story of a high school girl falling in love with two vampires that was adapted into a CW show.