Home Main Google Yahoo Bing WC Aol Deja Duck AJ Lycos IX Yan DP BH WM OD T BB Baidu A YT GMap
  • Sign In   
  • N M C R
      


    You are not logged in. You can not add RSS Feeds untill logged in

    Apott.com RSS Feeds

    Logged in Members can add and delete some personal RSS feeds(Under Terms of Service). If they do not work- Mail Me and I will fix.

    Facial Recognition Moves Into a New Front: Schools

    https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/06/business/facial-recognition-schools.html
    https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/06/business/facial-recognition-schools.html

    A district in New York has adopted the technology in the name of safety. Opponents cite privacy and bias concerns.

    Thu, 06 Feb 2020 16:55:14 +0000

    Number of Homeless Students Rises to New High, Report Says

    https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/03/us/Homeless-students-public-schools.html
    https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/03/us/Homeless-students-public-schools.html

    The report found that more than 1.5 million public school students experienced homelessness in the 2017-18 school year, the highest in more than a dozen years.

    Mon, 03 Feb 2020 18:32:54 +0000

    Art School’s Merger With Christian University Stokes Uproar

    https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/02/us/belmont-university-christians-barred-watkins-college.html
    https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/02/us/belmont-university-christians-barred-watkins-college.html

    The union of Watkins College of Art and Belmont University in Nashville prompted concern that non-Christian faculty members could be purged.

    Mon, 03 Feb 2020 15:54:56 +0000

    Masks Are On. Games Are Canceled. Fear of the Coronavirus Comes to U.S. Colleges.

    https://www.nytimes.com/2020/01/31/us/coronavirus-college-campuses.html
    https://www.nytimes.com/2020/01/31/us/coronavirus-college-campuses.html

    There has only been one confirmed case of the virus at a college campus, but anxiety is palpable in classes and dorms.

    Sat, 01 Feb 2020 05:36:13 +0000

    New Mexico Sues Google Over Children’s Privacy Violations

    https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/20/technology/new-mexico-google-lawsuit.html
    https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/20/technology/new-mexico-google-lawsuit.html

    The lawsuit says that Google, the top tech brand in public schools, used its educational products to spy on students.

    Thu, 20 Feb 2020 23:47:50 +0000

    U.S.C. Offers Free Tuition to Students Whose Families Make $80,000 or Less

    https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/20/us/usc-free-tuition.html
    https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/20/us/usc-free-tuition.html

    Recognizing the high cost of living in California, the university will also no longer include the value of a home in the calculation used to determine financial need.

    Fri, 21 Feb 2020 13:32:47 +0000

    On College Campuses, Social Media Provides Private Spaces for Thousands

    https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/20/education/learning/social-media-college.html
    https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/20/education/learning/social-media-college.html

    Students want to share real life as it happens, from worries over midterms to concerns about global warming.

    Fri, 21 Feb 2020 11:21:34 +0000

    Creating Connections

    https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/20/education/learning/career-counseling-brooklyn-college.html
    https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/20/education/learning/career-counseling-brooklyn-college.html

    A career center at Brooklyn College provides “the aunts and uncles, the friends of the family that these kids don’t have.”

    Sun, 23 Feb 2020 00:04:42 +0000

    The #MeToo Balancing Act in High School

    https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/20/education/learning/metoo-students-high-school.html
    https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/20/education/learning/metoo-students-high-school.html

    Many boys and young men think the movement is essential for girls and women, but struggle with how they fit into it.

    Thu, 20 Feb 2020 16:50:06 +0000

    In College and Homeless

    https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/20/education/learning/college-homeless-students.html
    https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/20/education/learning/college-homeless-students.html

    At community colleges, many students are spending nights on friends’ couches or sleeping in cars. Advocates are pushing for solutions, including safer places to park overnight.

    Fri, 21 Feb 2020 19:27:19 +0000

    Bringing a New Vibe to the Classroom

    https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/20/education/learning/teachers-classroom-cultural-differences.html
    https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/20/education/learning/teachers-classroom-cultural-differences.html

    Some educators are experimenting with their approaches to teaching to make course materials more relevant to various cultures and communities.

    Thu, 20 Feb 2020 16:51:01 +0000

    Gender Pronouns Can Be Tricky on Campus. Harvard Is Making Them Stick.

    https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/19/us/gender-pronouns-college.html
    https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/19/us/gender-pronouns-college.html

    The push for personal pronouns like “they/them” and “ze/hir” can ignite a power struggle in college classrooms. The Kennedy School of Government’s solution? Stickers.

    Wed, 19 Feb 2020 21:19:48 +0000

    ‘We Changed Harvard’: The Story of 18 Black Students

    https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/16/books/last-negroes-harvard-kent-garrett-interview.html
    https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/16/books/last-negroes-harvard-kent-garrett-interview.html

    Kent Garrett, who with Jeanne Ellsworth wrote “The Last Negroes at Harvard,” talks about how they found the African-American men of the class of 1963.

    Sun, 16 Feb 2020 10:00:01 +0000

    An Old and Contested Solution to Boost Reading Scores: Phonics

    https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/15/us/reading-phonics.html
    https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/15/us/reading-phonics.html

    As test scores lag, there’s a growing debate between proponents of the “science of reading,” which emphasizes phonics, and traditional educators who prefer to instill a love of literature.

    Sat, 15 Feb 2020 08:00:10 +0000

    ‘Beautiful Project’ at the Met: Stories of Southern Black Girlhood

    https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/13/arts/design/beautiful-project-metropolitan-museum.html
    https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/13/arts/design/beautiful-project-metropolitan-museum.html

    An exhibition opens up important conversations about gender, race and the authority of the photographic gaze.

    Tue, 18 Feb 2020 02:44:05 +0000

    Harvard and Yale Ensnared in Education Dept. Crackdown on Foreign Funding

    https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/12/us/politics/harvard-yale-foreign-funding.html
    https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/12/us/politics/harvard-yale-foreign-funding.html

    The department told the Ivy League universities to hand over records on millions of dollars in gifts, grants and contracts from foreign countries, including China, Iran and Russia.

    Wed, 12 Feb 2020 23:48:52 +0000

    A Simple Way to Equalize the Ivies? Give Others the Legacy SAT Bonus

    https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/12/us/SAT-bonus-ivy-league.html
    https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/12/us/SAT-bonus-ivy-league.html

    If lower-income students had a boost like those for children of alumni, selective colleges would be far less economically stratified, a study suggests.

    Wed, 12 Feb 2020 17:01:09 +0000

    Coronavirus Forces Foreign Students in China to Choose: Stay or Go

    https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/12/world/asia/china-coronavirus-students.html
    https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/12/world/asia/china-coronavirus-students.html

    As Americans and others flee Chinese universities, the crisis is severing ties that have historically brought the country closer to the rest of the world.

    Thu, 13 Feb 2020 06:07:48 +0000

    As Foreigners Flee China, Pakistan Tells Its Citizens to Stay

    https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/11/world/asia/china-coronavirus-pakistan.html
    https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/11/world/asia/china-coronavirus-pakistan.html

    Pakistan has refused to evacuate 800 citizens in Wuhan, fearing an outbreak at home. Some stuck in the hot zone worry they are part of a larger geopolitical game.

    Fri, 14 Feb 2020 17:26:38 +0000

    New Campus Sexual Misconduct Rules Will Tackle Dating Violence

    https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/10/us/politics/devos-sexual-misconduct-rules.html
    https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/10/us/politics/devos-sexual-misconduct-rules.html

    Education Secretary Betsy DeVos’s contentious regulations on sexual misconduct at schools will cement domestic and dating violence and stalking as forms of gender discrimination.

    Mon, 10 Feb 2020 19:59:32 +0000