Category Archives for "Educational"

USAID Education Initiatives Humanitarian Response


Providing education to children affected by tragedies is a key component of a humanitarian response. However education still remains severely underfunded. And without it, children, and girls are at increased risk of disempowerment, abuse, exploitation or worse. It is known from experiences that going to school and learning is critical. It prepares children for their […]

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OCR Settles With School District Transgender Discrimination


The U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights announced earlier that it has reached into a voluntary resolution agreement with Dorchester County School District Two in South Carolina, after finding that the school authorities in the district incurred violations of Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 by discriminating against a transgender elementary […]

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Special Education In The US


As more and more children in this nation are diagnosed with disabilities or other difficulties, schools have designed special services to suit the unique needs of students coming from this sector. These services are now part of what we call special education system. Children who receive these services usually confront difficulties at school whether be […]

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