Critics suggest that in not allowing children to use screens as part of its ideology Steiner schools are putting them at a disadvantage. “The needs of our young people are that when they leave school, they become part of a world that is highly likely to include technology,” says Mark Chambers, the chief executive of NAACE, a professional association for those concerned with advancing education using technology. “We should be doing all we can to help them be prepared for that world, just as we would for the physical world that is around them.” … [Read more...] about Could Steiner schools have a point on children, tablets and tech?
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NEW DELHI: To ensure sufficient beds to deal with the increasing coronavirus cases, the Delhi government on Friday directed that five luxury hotels in the city be converted into extended Covid hospitals, attached with five hospitals. In an order, Health and Family Welfare Secretary Padmini Singla attached Hotel Crown Plaza in Okhla with the Batra Hospital and Research Centre, the Hotel Surya in New Friends Colony with the Indraprastha Apollo hospital, Hotel Siddharth in Rajendra Place with Dr B.L. Kapur Memorial Hospital, Hotel Jivitesh in Pusa Road with the Sir Ganga Ram City Hospital, and Hotel Sheraton in Saket with Max Smart Super Speciality Hospital. The order said the decision has been taken to augment Covid hospitals facility by 1,000 beds. "The hotels be requisitioned by the District Magistrate and given to attached hospitals for converting them into extended Covid hospital wherein the medical services shall be provided by the attached identified Covid private hospital," the … [Read more...] about Five Delhi luxury hotels made extended Covid hospitals
NEW DELHI: In a surprising order issued on Friday, the health and family welfare department of the Delhi government has requisitioned five hotels which will be converted into 'extended COVID hospitals.' These hotels are Hotel Crowne Plaza, Hotel Surya, Hotel Sheraton, Hotel Siddharth and Hotel Jivitesh. Hotel owners said they were completely taken aback by the move and have not been consulted. The order, a copy of which ET has seen, states: “The following hotels be requisitioned by the district magistrate and given to attached hospitals for converting them into extended COVID hospitals wherein the medical services shall be provided by the attached identified COVID private hospital. The hotels have been attached to COVID hospitals like Batra Hospital & Research Centre, Indraprastha Apollo Hospital, Dr BL Kapur Memorial Hospital, Sir Ganga Ram City Hospital, and Max Smart Super Speciality Hospital. The order further states these attached hospitals shall admit their COVID-19 … [Read more...] about Delhi government requisitions five hotels to convert them into ‘extended COVID-19 hospitals’, owners express surprise
New Delhi: The Delhi government has requisitioned five hotels that will be converted into extensions of designated Covid-19 hospitals, a move that took hoteliers by surprise. Hotel Crowne Plaza, Hotel Surya, Hotel Sheraton, Hotel Siddharth and Hotel Jivitesh can be requisitioned by the district magistrate and assigned to the hospitals, which will provide medical services, the Delhi health and family welfare department said in an order, which ET reviewed. Hotels have been attached to Batra Hospital & Research Centre, Indraprastha Apollo Hospital, Dr BL Kapur Memorial Hospital, Sir Ganga Ram City Hospital and Max Smart Super Speciality Hospital. The attached hospitals will admit their Covid-19 patients in the hotels, as per the patient’s medical condition. Delhi has the second-highest number of coronavirus cases among Indian cities. The hotel owners said they were completely taken aback by the move and had not been consulted. “We have also come to know about it through … [Read more...] about Delhi names five hotels as Covid hospital extensions
Joseph was just happy to be back home and back at College High for his senior year. Unfortunately, it is not ending how he may have envisioned it. The school has been shuttered since March, students forced to learn remotely, isolated from each other because of the coronavirus outbreak. … [Read more...] about Pleasant Hill Teen Ryan Joseph Completes Amazing Recovery From Hospital Bed To High School Grad
"Our commencement will be both unique and personal to each technical program and student, enveloping a blended model that will consist of a virtual formal graduation video, followed by an onsite physical graduation ceremony involving students in their technical program," the superintendent said. … [Read more...] about Nashoba Valley Technical High School To Hold In Person Graduation