Schools must NEVER shut down again if Covid cases spiral, watchdog warns

SCHOOLS must never close again if Covid numbers spiral out of control, the Children’s Commissioner for England has said. Dame Rachel de Souza said it was right to close down schools as the pandemic first hit the UK when scientific dictated it was necessary. But she insisted: “I never want to see schools closed again. It’s really important. The harms

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Are drama schools a waste of money?

Are drama schools a waste of money? After Anthony Hopkins slammed courses run by ‘egotistical failed performers’, FEMAIL reveals the stars who made it without acting training – from Keira Knightley to Tom Cruise Anthony Hopkins told budding thespians not to waste money on acting schools He attended the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama and RADA in London Formal

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Top private school’s attempt to climb out of the legal trenches and start to heal

For a few years now, the principal of Melbourne’s Xavier College, William Doherty, has wanted to do something meaningful beyond apologising to students whose lives have been irreparably damaged by sexual abuse perpetrated at the school in the past. But with the involvement of lawyers, insurers and religious orders desperate to minimise damage and bad publicity, Xavier had, at times,

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MA school's racially segregated 'healing space' explicitly excluded White students: complaint

Former school board member: Fairfax County needs parental supervision Former Fairfax County school board member Elizabeth Schultz slams critical race theory and education system turning students into activists. A parents group has filed a federal civil rights complaint alleging that a Massachusetts school district excluded White students from a healing space designated for other racial and ethnic groups. According to

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NYC schools try to save face with ‘Italian Heritage Day’ after dumping Columbus Day

More On: columbus day NYC schools nix Columbus for ‘Indigenous’ Day, add Juneteenth as holiday Bill de Blasio excluded from Columbus Day festivities Mother Cabrini statue dedicated in Battery Park Joe Biden celebrates Indigenous Peoples’ Day on Columbus Day Maybe they should have explored this idea — or even checked with City Hall — before moving ahead full sail. As

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Schools reopening latest updates – Classrooms could CLOSE again and kids return to home learning, union boss warns

SCHOOLS are reopening in England today in the first step towards lockdown being totally lifted – but union bosses are already warning they could shut again. Primary and secondary pupils are returning to classrooms for the first time in months after a brutal second coronavirus wave. Classrooms have been declared safe and teachers told they are at no greater risk

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Fauci says schools shouldn’t wait for all teachers to be vaccinated before reopening

More On: Coronavirus Mount Sinai abruptly cancels all first-dose COVID vaccine appointments As the virus crisis drags on, hard-hit French youth struggle Florida restaurant goes viral for ‘face diapers not required’ mask policy These 3 COVID-19 vaccine side effects are common, CDC expert says Schools shouldn’t wait for every teacher to get vaccinated for COVID-19 in order to reopen, Dr.

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