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States Where Teachers Are Paid the Most and Least

Teachers are the driving force behind our educational system. They prepare our children for the workforce, for higher education, and for life in general. The profession is widely considered one of the most important and valuable services that contributes to the betterment of society. Despite being so highly valued, teachers are paid significantly less than other college-educated workers. And though ...

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Sgt. James Brown, 26, Survived Two Tours in Iraq Only to Die Begging for His Life in Texas Jail

Newly released video has revealed the dying moments of an African-American active-duty soldier who checked himself into the El Paso, Texas, county jail for a two-day sentence for driving under the influence, and died while in custody in 2012. Authorities claimed Sgt. James Brown died due to a pre-existing medical condition, but shocking new video from inside the jail raises ...

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Cobaana Will Not Break Up Despite Brong/Ahafo Division. COMMUNIQUE

The Executives and the general council of Brong Ahafo Associations of North America (COBAANA) after a general meeting have decided that despite the result of the referendum in splitting the former region into three regions namely, Bono West, Bono East and Ahafo, the Association will not be split into three along the lines of the proposed regions. The Association still ...

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ROPAL Committee To Work Out Modalities!

The committee to work out the modalities for the implementation of the Representation of the People’s (Amendment) Law – ROPAL has identified three key actions for a successful roll-out. They are public fora in all regions to solicit inputs into the operationalisation of the law, extension of the consultations to Ghanaians living in the Diaspora and visits to four countries ...

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NDC USA Condemns State Of Insecurity In Ghana

                                      NDC–USA NATIONAL DEMOCRATIC CONGRESS       3593 Refugee Rd. Unit F Columbus OH 43232 Phone: +1 (773) 960-5416 / +1(614) 657-0386   Date……2/3/19     NDC USA CONDEMNS THE STATE OF INSECURITY IN GHANA             ...

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DHS Announces Implementation of Visa Sanctions on Ghana

Release Date:  January 31, 2019 Ghana has Failed to Accept Removed Nationals  The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) today announced, in coordination with the Department of State, the implementation of visa sanctions on Ghana due to lack of cooperation in accepting their nationals ordered removed from the United States. Pursuant to her authority under Section 243(d) of the Immigration and ...

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Engle wood Gets First Early College STEM School

Construction for Englewood’s new state-of-the-art high school — an early college STEM school — is still underway, but newly appointed Principal Conrad Timbers-Ausar has already been actively recruiting future students. Following a recommendation from the Englewood Steering Committee, CPS selected the former Urban Prep Academy-Bronzeville principal to serve as the founding principal of the Englewood STEM High School. Timbers-Ausar said ...

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South Shore Teacher Fulbright Winner Recaps Africa Excursion

Scenecia Curtis, a South Shore International High School English teacher, says an opportunity of a lifetime all began with a simple post on Facebook. She says she’d always dreamed of traveling internationally, but that wasn’t enough. After visiting Norway a few years ago for a spring break trip, she wanted to “see more, to experience more.” Curtis said the feeling ...

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