A Department for Education spokesperson said: “Our focus is on making sure that the 1.3 million disadvantaged children who would normally have a free school meal do not go hungry as a result of staying home to protect the NHS and save lives. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus: Government accused of axing universal free school meals for infants
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An application to support language learning. Supports numerous base and target languages. By November 2019, the language-learning website and app offered 94 different language courses in 23 languages without charge. The app has over 300 million registered users around the globe. … [Read more...] about Popular educational apps for children during school closure
In addition to the regular resources that the counseling department provides to students and staff, counselors met with many of the families that were personally impacted by Hurricane Harvey to assess their needs and coordinate support. This included offering counseling services during the school day, coordinating clothing, reduced or free lunch, school supplies, transportation to school and weekend food supplements through the Houston Food Bank's Backpack Buddy program. … [Read more...] about Fort Bend ISD event focuses on mental wellness
A bulk of the students are in Bengaluru, where schools get their midday meals from non-government organisations. While lower primary school students are supposed to get 2.1 kg of rice and 1 kg and 50 grams of toor dal, higher primary and high school students are entitled to 3.1 kg of rice and 1.5 kg of toor dal. … [Read more...] about 15 lakh students yet to receive foodgrain promised by govt.
Angry residents had protested and resisted an earlier attempt by the police to carry away the mutilated body of the Class Seven girl who is alleged to have disappeared at 1pm on Friday, shortly after delivering drinking water to her mother who was tilling her land a few meters from their home. … [Read more...] about Girl, 13, found dead in Kisumu in suspected ritual killing