Schools

A school is an educational institution designed to provide learning spaces and learning environments for the teaching of students (or "pupils") under the direction of teachers. Most countries have systems of formal education, which is sometimes compulsory. In these systems, students progress through a series of schools. The names for these schools vary by country (discussed in the Regional section below) but generally include primary school for young children and secondary school for teenagers who have completed primary education. An institution where higher education is taught, is commonly called a university college or university. In addition to these core schools, …

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WRI: World Resources Institute · 1 April 2024 English

This technical note describes the methods used to create a dataset of school bus depot locations in the United States. There are nearly half a million school buses in the …

health harms and inequitably distributed near many schools. Therefore, a primary use case for this dataset DC. Fifty- one percent (5,730 depots) are at schools, defined as being 350 meters or less from the nearest Fifty-one percent (5,730 depots) were located at schools, defined as being 350 meters or less from the nearest Fifty-one percent (5,730 depots) were located at schools, defined as being 350 meters or less from the nearest


CUF: Center for an Urban Future · 1 March 2024 English

50 Ideas for a Stronger and More Equitable Bronx Report - February 2024 50 Ideas for a Stronger and More Equitable Bronx It will be nearly impossible to create a …

hands-on work experience into classroom learning at schools across the Bronx Lisa Sorin, President, Bronx Chamber fund arts curriculum as a core subject in public schools to provide a gateway for students into viable careers barriers to creating more arts-oriented charter schools in the Bronx Flora Montes, Founder, Bronx Fashion International Salsa Museum 48. Make the borough’s schools safer and more welcoming outside of normal school


OpenSky Policy Institute · 1 March 2024 English

A Nebraska scores an “A” on 42 factors that measure democratic governance for public schools, including the freedom to teach and learn, financial support for public education, homeschooling and privatization

that measure democratic governance for public schools, including the freedom to teach and learn, financial


Imagining the Digital Future · 29 February 2024 English

As uses of artificial intelligence (AI) systems expand, a two-part research study reveals a broad range of opinions as to how complicated and, at times, disorienting these life-changing digital tools …

it easy to cheat on foundational knowledge in schools and colleges, teachers and professors will soon


Cordaid · 28 February 2024

This added to the complexity of the challenges resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic and tested the abilities and willingness of the international community to support the most vulnerable situations worldwide. …

inspections, service deliverers (hospitals and schools for instance) and end-users. Cordaid is known for simultaneously pilot the same approach in primary schools. While incentivising equitable access to education between the 54 schools and five health centres in the district. Health education in schools is promoted Education and Sports in Uganda finally reopened all schools as of January 2022. They were closed for 18 months project in Kamuli district, working with 50 primary schools and district and municipal officials to recover


CUF: Center for an Urban Future · 28 February 2024 English

The 50 ideas in this report—a joint project between the Center for an Urban Future and The Bronx Community Foundation, the first and only community foundation in The Bronx, solely …

and fund arts 33 . Reduce barriers to creating schools across the Bronx curriculum as a core subject in charter Lisa Sorin, President, public schools to provide schools in the Bronx Bronx Chamber of Commerce borough’s Daisy Cocco De Filippis, The Hip Hop Museum schools safer and more President, Hostos welcoming outside unemployment rate. While bolstering the city’s schools should be at the heart of any strategy to reverse (Brooklyn was next, at 54 percent). In some Bronx schools, zero percent of kindergartners and first graders


WHO: World Health Organization · 27 February 2024 English

This analysis of the Danish health system reviews recent developments in organization and governance, health financing, health care provision, health reforms and health system performance. Population health in Denmark isgood …

for older people, environment and technology, schools and some aspects of primary and long-term health including in primary and high schools as well as vocational schools. However, the use of nicotine products


ICP: Institute for Community Prosperity · 27 February 2024 English

He is an advisor to the Nonprofit Resilience Lab, and on the Editorial Advisory Board of The Philanthropist, and is the lead author of an annual scan of trends and …

(UDHR) – the Interna- industrial schools (a precursor to residential schools). At the tional Covenant on Civil Property Organization (WIPO) that aims to ing jobs, schools, transportation, and with respect to all increase untaught, and unchecked in planning including schools, housing, medical facilities and work- education Institute’s Scan on Aging and Thriving in Canada, schools are not wheelchair accessible. Nearly 80% of the noisy environments, who In the early days of the schools for the deaf, there were have trouble discerning


Blueprint Institute · 27 February 2024 English

aimed at measuring the prevalence and types of antisemitism manifesting within Australian public schools. It is important to note that a rise in antisemitism— or indeed the vilification or dehumanisation focus our analysis on public schools for pragmatic reasons, however there is evidence to suggest that unacceptably high levels of antisemitism also exist within independent schools. The design of this paper school workforce, has uncovered widespread reports antisemitism in Australian primary and secondary schools. 61 of 510—or 12%—of educators said that they had witnessed, but had not been a direct victim of

Australian schools An examination Contents 1 Executive summary 3 Introduction 4 Antisemitism in schools 4 Poll Anti-Jewish sentiment persists as an issue within schools 8 Factors at work 8 Conflation of the political vigilant on disinformation Antisemitism in Australian schools: An examination ii About Blueprint Institute Every S., An Tran, M., Antisemitism in Australian schools: an examination, Blueprint Institute, 2024. All Commons Attribution. Antisemitism in Australian schools: An examination iii About the authors Liana Downey


ICCCAD: International Centre for Climate Change and Development · 27 February 2024 English

Bangladesh’s geography and low-lying delta topography make it particularly vulnerable to climate change, ranking highly on the list of countries most prone to climate devastation. Bangladesh has been on the …

Shidhulai Swanirvar Sangstha has built floating schools, health clinics and farms in low-lying parts of Singra, Natore, Bangladesh, in July 2017. Floating schools help communities in flood-prone regions adapt


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