Williamson Schools to offer online courses

Williamson County Schools will offer online courses to high school students next school year. Several levels of English, math, science and history are included in the 17 proposed courses. Williamson County Director of Schools Mike Looney said the district aims to offer another educational choice to students. “We’re...
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Here’s how women can resume career after a break

When Vinutha Menon decided to take a break from work to have her baby, she vowed to be back soon. But she didn’t realise how overwhelming motherhood could be. Although she had every intention to get back to work, before she could do so, she got pregnant with...
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5 Ways Volunteering Can Enhance Your Career

Shutterstock In the 2016 Millennial Impact Report, over 77% of Millennials said they would be more likely to volunteer if they could leverage a specific skill or expertise to benefit a cause. But what if I told you that by volunteering, you can gain vital skills to take your...
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Creative subjects being squeezed, schools tell BBC

Creative arts subjects are being cut back in many secondary schools in England, a BBC survey suggests. More than 1,200 schools responded – over 40% of secondary schools. Of the schools that responded, nine in every 10 said they had cut back on lesson time, staff or facilities...
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Lead found in water at five new Perth schools

UPDATE: Two of five new Perth schools that had lead detected from “non-drinking” taps have been cleared. In a statement issued by the Department of Education on Wednesday night, a spokesperson said testing at two of the school showed “there were no elevated levels of lead”. “These two...
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