HIV/AIDS Awareness Day Walk

Do the FAFSA Now

The #BestDefense Is a Good Offense: A Walk for HIV Prevention — March 10

This year marks the 11th observance of ‪National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (NWGHAAD), which mobilizes partners, supporters, and communities across the country to offer support and hope, reduce stigma, share information, and empower women and girls to learn the importance of HIV and AIDS prevention, care, and treatment. This NWGHAAD, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of Women’s Health (OWH) wants to empower girls and women to make the best choices when it comes to sex because the best defense against HIV/AIDS is a good offense.

Get involved:

  • Walk in the OWH NWGHAAD Walk: March 10, 11:45 am – 1:15 pm EDT, Washington, D.C.
  • Host a local walk, event, or online campaign, and form partnerships with other stakeholders.
  • Share 400-750 words in a first-person account of living with or working to prevent HIV/AIDS.

10 tips for administrators to help new teachers avoid burnout

Help your new teachers avoid early burnout!

 

Great insights from a professional educator with experience in the classroom. Read more from EDWELLS.com post featured in Huffington Post……

 

I remember what it was like to be a new teacher. Not knowing what to focus on, not being sure how to balance being formal and friendly, wondering if you’d ever get through the curriculum, mas…

Source: 10 tips for administrators to help new teachers avoid burnout

Disproportionality Addressed

Also just released from the Department … a proposed standard approach for defining significant disproportionality. This new rule, “Equity in IDEA”, seeks to address widespread racial and ethnic disparities in the treatment of students with disabilities.

An analysis of data related to the proposed rule is also available.

Have a look at the unofficial copy of the NPRM. The official NPRM will published on the Federal Register website. The public comment period will be open for 75 days.