An opioid-centered curriculum for medical students improves awareness of pain management and treatment of opioid use disorder (OUD) and may help mitigate the current opioid crisis in the US, new research suggests. “Our study showed that implementing training for medical students about opioid use disorder… Read More »Can a Novel Med School Curriculum Curb the US Opioid Epidemic?
I bet when you heard there’d be lots of test-taking in college, you didn’t think that meant twirling swabs up your nose. But you made it! Your multitasking-from-anywhere skills are perfect for today’s work world. You deserve your reputation for resilience under dire conditions. Meanwhile,… Read More »A To-Do List for the Class of ’22
(The Center Square) – A reduction in achievement standards, the COVID-19 school lockdowns and a lack of transparency have contributed to a decline in student achievement in Virginia’s public education system, according to a report from the Virginia Department of Education. “Virginia’s public schools have… Read More »Virginia report: lower education standards, lockdowns caused decline in achievement | State
For decades, educators and policymakers have debated the merits of tracking, the practice of enrolling students in classes – usually in middle or high school – based on their perceived ability or achievement levels. Research has shown that tracking can be harmful to students in… Read More »Detracking in K-12 Classrooms | K-12 Schools
CLINTON – When Clinton High School teacher Bill Misiewicz, one of the facilitators of CHS’s Synergy program, changed CHS senior Hillary Burken’s class schedule to add her to the group without her initial knowledge, it turned out to be one of the best things to… Read More »Synergy program sparks CHS students’ creativity | Local News
Students from each academic area were honored during the 44th annual Academic Achievement Recognition Ceremony held on April 27 at Missouri Southern State University. Tim Peternell, an environmental health and safety major from Arma, Kansas, was recognized as the 2022 Outstanding Graduate by the Alumni… Read More »MSSU students recognized during academic achievement ceremony | lifestyles