/REPEAT — Negotiations at the Cree School Board

/REPEAT -- Negotiations at the Cree School Board

MONTREAL, May 26, 2022 /CNW Telbec/ – All Cree School Board (CSB) personnel, which includes teachers, support staff and professionals, will be on strike tomorrow, May the 27thfrom 9:30 am to 11:00 am to denounce the lack of openness on the part of the employer after more than two years of negotiations that never cease … Read more

How to structure new software implementation for success

How to structure new software implementation for success

Every, a leading provider of compliance and HR management solutions for the education sector, discusses how to structure new software implementation No matter the scale of change, once made, the status quo is undeniably affected. Despite change usually being made with the best intentions in mind to achieve improvement, the concept is often met with … Read more

NRA Stages Marketing Event as Texas Mourns School Shooting | Texas News

By JUAN LOZANO and DAVID A. LIEB, Associated Press HOUSTON, AP — The National Rifle Association begins its annual convention in Houston on Friday, and leaders of the powerful gun-rights lobbying group are gearing up to “reflect on” — and deflect any blame for — the deadly shooting earlier this week of 19 children and … Read more

Opinion: Dear college grads: I used to think networking was tacky. Now I know it’s the most valuable thing you can do

Opinion: Dear college grads: I used to think networking was tacky.  Now I know it's the most valuable thing you can do

Dear 2022 graduates, Early in my career, I had a visceral aversion to the tribal activity known as networking. I had grown up hearing the mantra that you got ahead in life thanks to who you knew rather than what you could do, much less how well. If you had the right connections, a contact … Read more

Virtual learning apps tracked and shared kids’ data and online activities with advertisers, report says

Virtual learning apps tracked and shared kids' data and online activities with advertisers, report says

CNN Business — Millions of students who participated in virtual learning during the Covid-19 pandemic had their personal data and online behaviors tracked by educational apps and websites without their consent and in many cases shared with third-party advertising technology companies, a new report has found. Human Rights Watch, an international advocacy organization, this week … Read more

Johnson City Schools Work Hard to Keep Students Safe | News

Johnson City Schools Work Hard to Keep Students Safe |  News

Johnson City schools remain proactive when it comes to keeping schools safe from gun violence. After Tuesday’s news of the horrific school shooting in Uvalde, Texas, people concerned for the safety of students may wonder what local school systems are doing to prevent something similar in Johnson City. A Johnson City Schools official says the … Read more

Taylor Swift’s career advice for NYU Class of ’22: shake it off, show enthusiasm

Taylor Swift's career advice for NYU Class of '22: shake it off, show enthusiasm

““Never be ashamed of trying. Effortlessness is a myth. The people who wanted it the least were the ones I wanted to date and be friends with in high school. The people who want it the most are the people I now hire to work for my company.”” That was 11-time Grammy winner Taylor Swift … Read more

Strong job market is causing more students to drop out of college.

Strong job market is causing more students to drop out of college.

Carol Yepes | Time | Getty Images A college education is considered the ticket to a better career and higher pay. And yet, these days there are plenty of good opportunities for job seekers, with or without a degree. In April, employers added 428,000 jobs and wages grew by a solid 5.5% year-over-year. For some … Read more

Remote Learning Software Tracked Kids’ Data to Sell to Brokers

Remote Learning Software Tracked Kids' Data to Sell to Brokers

Photo: Ethan Miller (Getty Images) The kids are not alright, and tech companies know it thanks to the data they’ve been lapping up like mosquitoes in a blood bank. Programs that students were using to learn from home during the worst days of the pandemic were also tracking their data and analyzing their habits, which … Read more

Infosys, New Apprenticeship Launch AWS Cloud Apprenticeship | News

Infosys, New Apprenticeship Launch AWS Cloud Apprenticeship |  News

San Antonio, Texas, May 25, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Last night, more than ten dedicated individuals from cities including Dallas, TX and Indianapolis, IN officially started their careers in tech through the New Apprenticeship (NEW) Amazon Web Services ( AWS) Cloud Apprenticeship program. After completing an eight-week pre-employment bootcamp led by NEW’s AWS-certified instructors and … Read more