‘You couldn’t help but love her’: Community remembers girl as arrest made in her alleged murder | News | #teacher | #children | #kids

Police on Monday confirmed a horrific end to the search for Patricia Alatorre, a Bakersfield girl who turned 13 less than two months ago, was nicknamed “slim” because she was so skinny and was remembered as spunky and sweet by her teachers. Her death came unexpectedly. By Monday evening a…

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Aftershock of Covid-19 forces millions of children into begging, child labour and early marriages | #covid19 | #kids | #childern

Lockdowns and travel disruptions have curtailed people’s ability to earn money, while small and medium businesses have lost income and savings are being depleted.    Across Africa, over two-thirds of people reported that they are earning less than half of their pre-coronavirus income, while one-third of households across Asia reported…

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#minorsextrafficking | News from around the world | The Star

US tops 130,000 virus deaths after surge US coronavirus deaths have exceeded 130,000, following a surge of new cases that has put President Donald Trump’s handling of the crisis under the microscope. Assange’s lawyer named French minister WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange’s lawyer Eric Dupond-Moretti has been appointed as France’s new…

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Coronavirus presents unique challenges for special needs kids :: WRAL.com | #coronavirus | #kids. | #children

Parents struggle to teach special needs kids with classes closed during pandemic. Show Transcript PLUS WHAT UBER IS HOPING TO >>> SPECIAL EDUCATION CLASSES RESUMED TODAY IN NEW YORK, NEW JERSEY AND CONNECTICUT AND IS DIFFICULT AS THESE MONTHS HAVE BEEN ON PARENTS THEY HAVE BEEN EVEN HARDER ON THOSE…

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Children at YMCA, City of Raleigh camps possibly exposed to COVID-19 :: WRAL.com | #covid19 | #kids | #childern

By Amanda Lamb, WRAL reporter Raleigh, N.C. — At least two Raleigh day camps have alerted parents that their children may have been exposed to COVID-19. On Monday, Camp Outer Limits at the Northwest Cary YMCA released this statement to parents: “We immediately notified parents of children in camp at…

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#minorsextrafficking | Spanish police smash sub-Saharan human trafficking ring

Spanish police say they have dismantled a major human-trafficking organization that smuggled Africans into Europe June 12, 2020, 10:24 AM 1 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article MADRID — Spanish police said Friday they have dismantled a major human-trafficking organization that smuggled Africans into Europe. The gang…

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#childsafety | Florida education commissioner mandates all schools must reopen campuses this fall

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The Florida Department of Education has issued an order requiring that all schools must reopen for in-person classes this fall. According to the plan released Monday evening, all school boards and charter school governing boards must open brick and mortar schools in August at least five days…

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