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SGI releases definition for excessive loudness, will hold education days – DiscoverWeyburn.com

SGI is making some noise about their work in defining how loud is too loud for vehicles in Saskatchewan. Previously, no exact definition was set for when a vehicle was too loud, with drivers and enforcement officers having to guess. This applies to all light vehicles such as passenger cars, pickup trucks, minivans, SUVs and […]

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Broader Definition of Learning Could Help Stimulate Interdisciplinary Research

We often conceive of learning through the lens of cramming for an exam or teaching a dog to sit, but humans and other mammals aren’t the only entities capable of adapting to their environment—schools of fish, robots, and even our genes can learn new behaviors, explain Jan De Houwer and Sean Hughes (Ghent University) in

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FL school board members demand an answer on behalf of parents to define what a woman is: ‘No clear-cut answer’

A Florida school board member asked during a school board meeting how “woman” was defined in a proposed sex education curriculum, noting that parents wanted a clear answer to weigh whether to pull their children out of the district. Broward County Public Schools have been debating on the proposed sex education curriculum since the district

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What the LAUSD teachers union election means for education

When LA schools Supt. Alberto Carvalho wanted to extend the academic year, the teachers union stopped him. When his predecessor, Austin Beutner, wanted more live Zoom teaching during the pandemic, the union also stopped him. And when the district was preparing to reopen campuses for in-person learning, the union demanded that teachers first have the

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What ChatGPT means for linguistic diversity and language learning

GLOBAL While students delight in writing essays using artificial intelligence tools such as ChatGPT, hoping to save time and effort, linguistic experts warn that the widespread use of ChatGPT around the world can reduce linguistic as well as stylistic diversity. Some have noted that once ChatGPT and other AI-assisted tools are more widely used in

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The Education Department’s new third-party services definition won’t go into effect until September

Listen to the article 6 min This audio is auto-generated. Please let us know if you have feedback. Acknowledging widespread concern from colleges, contractors and associations, the US Department of Education is pushing back by four months — until September — the start date for a broadened definition of organizations that are third-party servicers under

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