Education

Arizona AG Brnovich Joins 24-State Lawsuit to Block President Biden’s Head Start Mandates

by on December 23, 2021 0

Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich has joined a multi-state lawsuit against President Biden’s overreaching COVID-19 mandates that unlawfully require masks on toddlers and COVID-19 vaccines for staff and volunteers in Head Start Programs. “The Biden Administration continues to expand efforts to impose illegal mandates on Americans, this time targeting young children and the people who...

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Pediatricians, Child and Adolescent Psychiatrists and Children’s Hospitals Declare National Emergency in Children’s Mental Health

by on October 21, 2021 0

On Wednesday, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP) and the Children’s Hospital Association (CHA) together representing more than 77,000 physician members and more than 200 children’s hospitals, declared a national state of emergency in child and adolescent mental health and are calling on policymakers to join them.   The COVID-19 pandemic has taken a serious toll on children’s mental health as young people continue to face physical isolation, ongoing uncertainty, fear and...

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Target Joins Walmart in Paying For College For Employees

by on August 6, 2021 0

Target announced this week plans to offer its 340,000 U.S.-based part-time and full-time employees a new perk: a free college education. The retailer announced Wednesday that it would offer its workers “the most comprehensive debt-free education assistance program available in the retail industry.” The program starts this fall and provides “debt-free undergraduate degrees, certificates, certifications, free...

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Phoenix Union High School District to Require Masks

by on August 5, 2021 0

Despite Arizona lawmakers passing a law prohibiting mask or vaccine mandates in schools, several districts have recently decided to put or keep mask mandates in place. The Phoenix Union High School District will violate an executive order and require masks indoors regardless of vaccination status when classes start. The district recently announced it would...

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Brophy Prep Announces Requirement of Vaccination or Bi-Weekly Covid-19 Testing for All Students and Staff

by on August 5, 2021 0

Private catholic school Brophy Prep announced Wednesday, the requirement for all students and staff must have received the full COVID-10 vaccination or they will be required to be tested twice a week starting next month. In a letter given to parents, Brophy College Preparatory detailed out their back-to-school rules regarding COVID-19. When classes begin on Aug....

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