THE Students' Welfare Section of the Department of Schools under the Ministry of Education (MoE) organised a workshop for parents to aid in their children's success across the Tutong and Belait districts recently.
Such widespread shared concern about anything is rare these days. "All along the Front Range and the Western Slope, teacher salaries have not kept up with the increased cost of housing and other basic expenses".
"Mrs. Engst has been a great teacher; most of us have had her all four years of our high school experience".
It is hoped that participants will be able to understand the lessons learnt during the workshop and share it among other parents and school communities.More news: Animal Feces Found in Counterfeit Makeup
The teachers join educators in West Virginia, Oklahoma and Arizona who have taken similar actions.
"That does add up for our schools", she said.
"I think it's reaching a boiling point", says North. "What they are passionate about is you".
Mallory says arming teachers is the first step to putting an end to school shootings.
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According to a press release, education minister Norbu Wangchuk said the counselling is also for all the students.
"We know it is the key to unlocking huge potential and has the power to change lives".
Third grade reading - Brianna Albertson, Beulaville Elementary School; Annetta Hall and Heather Ratliff, Chinquapin Elementary School; Brenda Kennedy, Kenansville Elementary School; Melinda Godwin and April Price-Rose, North Duplin Elementary School; and Erica Chapman and Karley Norris, Rose Hill-Magnolia Elementary School; Hannah Tucker, Warsaw Elementary School.
It is no coincidence that the states in which teachers are striking have seen some of the nation's largest budget cuts to education in recent years.More news: Bank of America's once-giant mortgage business is now 'other'
"I think part of it is, if the information is out there, is it in usable form?"