A hybrid model of education with greater dependence on e-learning is being used in many countries that are reopening schools post lockdown, but it has its challenges. “Since all children do not have access to online learning because of uneven access, teaching using radio and television should be considered as that group cannot be ignored,” Sagar said. … [Read more...] about Infection risk half in kids, but they spread coronavirus: Study
Disrespectful kid gets shoved to the ground
“But it’s not a zero risk. Nobody is saying that. The good news is it’s not like influenza. We don’t know why. It may be because they have less ACE 2 receptors in their nose. If you’re a child, you have much less of these receptors in your nose. Really old people are not more susceptible to the virus, they just have more complications.” … [Read more...] about Coronavirus NSW: Study shows children aren’t spreading COVID-19 to other kids
“There should be a parent ATTACHED to the other end of that lease,” wrote an irked Facebook user. “Where were the parents at that point?” asked another. “Unbelievable. Where are the parents that SHOULD BE ATTACHED AT THE OTHER END OF THAT LEASE????? This is child endangerment for sure. What charges were brought?????” wrote a third. “Thank god she is safe,” tweeted a fourth. … [Read more...] about Girl gets dragged up, hangs mid-air after her leash gets stuck in elevator door. Thankfully, she’s safe
31-year-old falls to death in attempt to escape fire at Sakar 7 on Ashram Road; another fire incident recorded at Shivranjani crossroads By Asik Banerjee & Ancela Jamindar Tragedy struck a family of six in Vastral area of the city on Friday afternoon as it lost the sole bread-earner in a fire incident on Ashram Road on Friday afternoon. The deceased was identified as Jaydeepsinh Chavda (31), a resident of ‘Vraj Vihar’ in Vastral. Chavda, who works as a DSA loan agent, was visiting his friend Arpit Thakkar, who runs a travel agency from his office on the third floor of Sakar 7 on Ashram Road. After the accident, Mirror spoke to Thakkar, “Jaydeep came to my office at around 3 pm. While we were leaving, I asked him to wait for me to close the main door. That is when smoke started coming from downstairs and filled the whole passage. I went back into my office, shouting to Jaydeep to follow me. But there was no response. I then opened a window, and came down using the … [Read more...] about Father dead; future of 2 kids gutted in fire
What should I read next?Quiz: Do you know how much sugar is in the food you eat?You're probably not eating enough veggies — or fruit, or grains, or dairy, or lean meatHealthy lunches don't have to be expensive or time consuming Topics: diet-and-nutrition, primary-schools, child-health-and-behaviour, melbourne-3000, brighton-3186, broadmeadows-3047 … [Read more...] about What’s in our kids’ lunch boxes?