Time To Educate The Educators

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The post Time To Educate The Educators appeared first on Above the Law. Law schools proclaim that their job is to make you 'think like a lawyer.' That’s not enough. Law Schools Complaints Fishbowl Jill Switzer

Georgia governor signs controversial education bills


Georgia Republican governor Brian Kemp Thursday signed a slew of educational bills into law, including controversial legislation to ban “divisive concepts” from classrooms. ” The post Georgia governor signs controversial education bills appeared first on JURIST - News.


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6 Ways to Expand Your Paralegal Education

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If such a meme depicted a paralegal’s education, the visible tip of the iceberg would represent the formal, foundational education and essential working skills of that paralegal. . Many paralegals feel that obtaining and maintaining their education is not enough.

Reforming the U.S. Education System to Compete Globally


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Wills, Trusts, and Estates: The Essentials of Wealth Management

Speaker: Vi Pham, Attorney at Law

Wealth management is a guaranteed practice: as paralegals, it's essential that you know the complexities of wealth management in order to ensure that your client's rights are protected to their fullest extent. Join Vi Pham, Attorney and educator, in this exclusive webinar that will leave you feeling brushed up and ready. This seminar meets the requirements of the NALA Certifying Board for continuing legal education credit required to maintain the CP (Certified Paralegal) credential.

California establishes Governor’s Council on Holocaust and Genocide Education


California Governor Gavin Newsom announced Wednesday the establishment of the Governor’s Council on Holocaust and Genocide Education (“the Council”) during a visit to the Museum of Tolerance in Los Angeles.

India state court temporarily bans hijab in educational institutions


The interim order only applies to educational institutions that have a dress code or uniform mandate. It started when the students were denied entry in PU college, a state-run educational institution, for wearing a hijab (headscarf) in classrooms.

American Education: Child Indoctrination, Struggle Sessions and Debt Slavery


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West Virginia Passes New Special Education Legislation for Schools


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India top court rules online education access cannot be denied to underprivileged children


The Supreme Court of India ruled Friday that if the fundamental right to education under “Article 21A of the Constitution has to become a reality,” then the needs of underprivileged children “to receive adequate access to online education cannot be denied.”

US appeals court finds no constitutional right to civics education


The US Court of Appeals for the First Circuit has ruled that there is no constitutional right to an adequate civics education, denying an appeal by students in Providence, Rhode Island. The post US appeals court finds no constitutional right to civics education appeared first on JURIST - News.

Florida governor signs bill restricting education on LGBTQ issues


Florida Governor Ron DeSantis Monday signed into law the controversial Parental Rights in Education Bill , commonly referred to as the “Don’t Say Gay” bill. The post Florida governor signs bill restricting education on LGBTQ issues appeared first on JURIST - News.

The Rise and Fall of Prison Education

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Now, he would need to take adult basic education classes and earn a high school-equivalency diploma in order to enroll in the paralegal program and earn certification, the prerequisite for a law clerk assignment.

Department of Education Opens Investigation into Liberty University


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Education and Academic Resources 2021


Distance Learning Education KM Reference Resources Search Engines Search Strategies TrainingMarcus P. Zillman's guide comprises an extensive listing of resources and sites for students, researchers, teachers, infopros and parents, on multiple study areas.

North Carolina State Senate passes LGTBQ education ban for elementary students


” This bill’s passage occurs after Florida signed the controversial Parental Rights in Education, deemed the “Don’t Say Gay” bill, into law in March.

US Education Department opens investigations in five states over ban on school mask mandates


The US Department of Education announced Monday that its Office for Civil Rights (OCR) had launched investigations in five states to determine whether statewide prohibitions on universal indoor masking are discriminatory against students with disabilities. .

How Education Helps Women Incarcerees Resist ‘Inhumanity’ of Prison

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American prisons are profoundly inhospitable for incarcerated women — but prison education programs can help women on the inside resist the inhumanity of incarceration, say Kathy Boudin and Judith Clark, two formerly incarcerated women advocating for reform.

Seoul court blocks COVID-19 pass mandate for private educational facilities


The Seoul Administrative Court ruled Tuesday that private education facilities like cram schools, public study rooms and study cafes should be exempt from South Korea’s COVID-19 vaccine pass requirements.

Court Grants Final Approval of Settlement that Reforms Special Education Services in New Jersey Prisons


New Jersey Department of Corrections and Department of Education et al., was filed in January 2017 and offers a national example for special education services in prison. The case, Adam X. et al.

Mom-Owned Law Series: Shelley Kier, Connecticut Special Education/Education Law Attorney?

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This profile features Shelley Kier, special education/education law attorney in Connecticut. Welcome to MyShingle’s series celebrating Woman-Owned and Mom-Owned Law Firms. What is your name? Shelley Kier, Esq. Law School attended and year of graduation.

Afghanistan dispatches: continuing uncertainty for education under the Taliban


Here, a Staff Correspondent for JURIST in Kabul offers his observations on current uncertainties for Afghan education under the Taliban. The Taliban have made many statements regarding girls’ education in the country since they seized power in August.

An Education On Defamation

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Karnataka invokes Indian state law to back hijab ban in educational institutions


India’s Karnataka state government issued a Directive Saturday validating the decision of certain educational institutions to prohibit female students wearing a hijab from entering its premises.

Myanmar dispatches: “Military Council bans online education as COVID cases increase”


There are more than 240 private basic education schools in Yangon Division, and at present, the percentage of high school enrollment is zero. Only 5% of secondary school students enroll, according to the private education sector. There are more than 3,200 private basic education schools in the country. According to the private education sector, there are more than 250,000 to 300,000 students.

Will New Education Funding End School-to-Prison Pipeline?

The Crime Report

Historically, the American education system has been in dire need of reform, mainly to bridge the opportunity access gap, as well as address the glaring school-to-prison pipeline that exists in countless communities. Established Educational Challenges.

The Benefits Of Educating Clients And Stakeholders

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The post The Benefits Of Educating Clients And Stakeholders appeared first on Above the Law. There are many approaches and techniques for improving your clients' experiences. In-House Counsel Olga V. Mack Technology

Anne Arundel County Board of Education Hit with Lawsuit After Student Chokes to Death


Arundel County Board of Education was recently hit with a wrongful death lawsuit after a student choked on a glove in class and died. Lawsuits & Litigation Anne Arundel County Board of Education choking lawsuit negligence student

AFT Union Reaches Landmark Settlement with the Education Department


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LGBTQ Students, Activists Sue Department of Education for Giving Title IX Funds to Religious Colleges


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Malaysia High Court rules Christians can use ‘Allah’ for religious educational purposes


Wednesday’s decision ended a long legal battle pursued by Jill Ireland Lawrence Bill, a Christian Malaysian, after eight of her educational CDs were seized at an airport for containing the word “Allah” in the title. The post Malaysia High Court rules Christians can use ‘Allah’ for religious educational purposes appeared first on JURIST - News - Legal News & Commentary.

Idaho House approves bill imposing opt-in requirement for sex education


The Idaho House of Representatives approved House Bill 249 on Friday, requiring parents to opt in for sex education of their children, as opposed to the blanket opt-out requirement that was in place earlier.

“An Educated Citizenry: A Conversation with U.S. Supreme Court Justices Sotomayor and Coney Barrett.”


“An Educated Citizenry: A Conversation with U.S. And Mark Walsh of Education Week reports that “ In a Chat, Two U.S. Supreme Court Justices Sotomayor and Coney Barrett.” ” The Reagan Foundation has posted this video on YouTube. Supreme Court Justices Talk Civics, Media Literacy ”

Police, Jurors, Judges Need Education About ‘False Memories’: Researcher

The Crime Report

Shaw says educating police, jurors and judges on how memory works should empower them to better differentiate between high- and low-quality (or even impossible) memory evidence. False memories, the term given to recollections that are either partially or entirely incorrect, are often decried as unethical in the context of a trial, despite being considered scientific fact elsewhere, writes Dr. Julia Shaw for Science Focus.

“Civic Education and the Constitution with Jeffrey Rosen”


“Civic Education and the Constitution with Jeffrey Rosen”: You can access the first installment of the “High School SCOTUS” blog’s podcast via this link