Category: Education Center

‘Heal America’ tour holds event in Chicago, focuses on education and humanity

CHICAGO — Organizers on the ‘Heal America’ tour held an event in Chicago Wednesday, hoping to focus on education while acknowledging that there is a problem with race relations and violence.

“There’s hope. You cannot allow vitriolic rhetoric to make you feel violated permanently. Very few people are permanent in our lives,” Bishop Omar Jahwar said. Jahwar is an urban specialist and founded the Heal America tour.

Organizers shared a message of hope, while speaking on topics such as education, race and humanity, topics they said are important to the Black community.

“We are going to be talking about Black

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Ambow Education Holding News: Why AMBO Stock Is Soaring 117% Today

Ambow Education Holding (NYSEAMERICAN:AMBO) is in the news Monday after announcing an expanded deal with Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN).

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Ambow Education Holding offers training courses online and via in-class lessons. The company already has a deal with Amazon that has it training and certifying students in Amazon Web Services (AWS).

With this expanded deal, Ambow Education Holding notes that it will be offering specific training to meet the needs of employers making use of AWS. That includes adding enterprise recruiting programs.

Ambow Education Holding offers its lessons from its online and offline learning

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Doris Hohensee, Nashua State Representative Candidate

Doris Hohensee

Age (as of Election Day)

66

Position Sought

State Representative

Party Affiliation

Republican

Family

Paul and I have been married for 41 years; we have six children and ten grandchildren

Does anyone in your family work in politics or government?

No

Education

B.A., College of Mt. St. Vincent in Riverdale, N.Y.

Occupation

Software engineer – 4 years; raising six children – 30 years; education activist – 30 years; chair NH Families for Education – 10 years.

Previous or Current Elected or Appointed Office

Nashua Board of Education – 4 years

Campaign website

https://www.facebook.com/Nashu…

Why are you seeking elective

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Jeff Bezos and 14 Other Wealthy People & Families Chipping In To Fund Education

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos is expanding his philanthropic ventures to include a network of nonprofit preschools. On Sept. 22, Bezos shared a photo of one of the future schools on Instagram: “This classroom is just the beginning,” he wrote. “The @bezosacademy opens its doors on Oct. 19th. This one in Des Moines, WA, is the first of many free preschools that we’ll be opening for underserved children.”

The preschool is being funded by Bezos’ Day One Fund. In September 2018, the current richest man in the world made a $2 billion commitment to the fund with the goal of launching

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Canada doesn’t ‘respond well to fear-based campaigns’

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The head of the Canadian Centre for Cyber Security says a goal can’t be set for when Canadians will be fully cyber-secure, but that education needs to be consistent, not be fear-based, and it needs to use simple language.

“I don’t really have a timeline, I don’t think that it’s going to be every Canadian will be cyber trained by 2035,” Scott Jones said in an interview.

“With education, you have to want to learn it. And until there’s some reason to pick it up, it’s always going to be ‘let’s make sure the information is there and hopefully

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