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Arkansas Supreme Court launches online learning games for students

Log Cabin Democrat 07 May 2021
The Arkansas Supreme Court is announcing the launch of interactive online learning games for students in the state ... Game-based learning can be very effective in holding the attention of students and making education fun,” Arkansas Supreme Court Chief Justice Dan Kemp said.
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Frenier: School choice benefit in COVID era

Rutland Herald 07 May 2021
The unequal educational options exposed by the pandemic also failed to meet the standard set forth in the Vermont Supreme Court’s 1997 Brigham v ... They filed a lawsuit in Vermont courts to overturn the requirement children attend whatever government school exists in their local district, regardless of the individual educational needs of each child.
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Why the Supreme Court order on school fee relief misses the big picture

Indian Express 07 May 2021
The Supreme Court judgment in Indian School Jodhpur v State of Rajasthan (May 3, 2021) dealt with a set of appeals concerning the validity of a circular issued by the Director of Secondary Education, State of Rajasthan ... What though is a “direct causal connection”? Unfortunately, the Court does not tell us that ... COVID-19 education supreme court.
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Quota, unquota

Indian Express 07 May 2021
The apex court has now rejected the Commission’s argument that extraordinary circumstances existed for a Maratha quota — the Court said the data collected and presented by the (Justice Gaikwad) Commission “proves that the Marathas are not socially and educationally backward”.
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With one hitch, 2 districts ruled as free of court

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 07 May 2021
"It is therefore time for both Districts to continue their important and challenging work of educating all students without oversight from this Court, except as specified on facilities." ... The testimony given in court by district administrators and principals showed that "the ...
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Ex-Congresswoman Corrine Brown's conviction on fraud, tax charges tossed by appeals court

Daytona Beach News-Journal 07 May 2021
Circuit Court of Appeals, in a 7-4 decision, ordered a new trial for Brown, who was convicted in 2017 on 18 felony counts related to an alleged charity scam ... Prosecutors wrote in a brief at the appeals court that Brown and her former chief of staff, Ronnie Simmons, solicited and obtained more than $833,000 in donations for One Door for Education.
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Lawmakers have agreed on a deal to fund Kansas schools. Here's what you need to know.

The Hays Daily News 07 May 2021
The bill funds education at the levels requested by Kelly for the next two fiscal years, complying with a blueprint approved by the Kansas Supreme Court in 2019 as part of a years-long court battle over investment in public education.School choice deal included in legislation ... The bill includes a grab bag of other education policy items.
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Maratha quota judgment puts focus on TN’s laws

The Times of India 07 May 2021
The Supreme Court decision annulling the Maharashtra law for fixing exclusive quota to the Maratha community has once again reopened the debate on crucial issues relating to reservation, such as the ceiling on reservation and the exclusive power of the Centre to include communities in the list of backward classes.
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PHC stops regulator from cancelling admissions to medical colleges

Dawn 07 May 2021
The Peshawar High Court on Thursday stopped the Pakistan Medical Commission from cancelling the recent admissions to five private medical colleges in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and sought admission records ... In that case the court had earlier asked the NAB KP and FIA to conduct separate inquiries into admission to private medical colleges.
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Maratha quota judgment puts focus on TN's laws

The Times of India 07 May 2021
The Supreme Court decision annulling the Maharashtra law for fixing exclusive quota to the Maratha community has once again reopened the debate on crucial issues relating to reservation, such as the ceiling on reservation and the exclusive power of the Centre to include communities in the list of backward classes.
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The Ohio Senate sank bipartisan school funding reform last year. No more stalls: editorial

Cleveland 07 May 2021
A bipartisan group of dedicated Ohio lawmakers and educational experts spent years crafting a fair, middle-of-the-road school funding reform plan aimed at protecting school districts from drastic swings in state funding while making the system more equitable ... $21,644 last year, the lowest), she or he is entitled to a quality education.
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Pulaski County Special, Jacksonville/North Pulaski districts free from court oversight, judge rules

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 07 May 2021
"It is therefore time for both Districts to continue their important and challenging work of educating all students without oversight from this Court, except as specified on facilities.". The ruling comes after a three-week court hearing last ...
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PIL to vaccinate Board exam students: HC seeks Centre, Delhi govt stand

Hindustan Times 07 May 2021
A PIL in the Delhi High Court Friday urged it to direct the Centre and Delhi government to vaccinate all class 10 and 12 students who would be appearing for board exams in the 2020-21 session ... A PIL in the Delhi High Court Friday urged it to direct the ...
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Dr Michael Dobbins: Special needs school principal faces rape charges

BBC News 07 May 2021
The principal of a Londonderry special educational needs school has appeared in court accused of sexual offences against a child, including multiple counts of rape ... He appeared before Derry Magistrates Court by ...
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SC strikes balance: Madras HC remarks were harsh; free speech, open court key to citizens’ ...

Indian Express 07 May 2021
DAYS after it said it would strike a balance, the Supreme Court did so Thursday ... It added that the court’s observations “were harsh” and “the metaphor inappropriate” ... An open court serves an educational purpose as well” becoming a platform for citizens to know how the practical application of the law impacts upon their rights.
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