• School districts in the valley make modifications to outdoor activities during extreme heat
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    School districts in the valley make modifications to outdoor activities during extreme heat

    During times of High Heat, the Palm Springs School District has a plan for all staff and students when creating outdoor physical activity. Activities like recess, physical education classes, field trips, fine outdoor art, and athletic practices and competitions are all considered when creating instruction when heat warnings are implemented. “Drinking water will be easily accessible during periods of outdoor activity,” says PSUSD officials. When the Heat Index reaches CATEGORY II – High Heat or above: (See Heat Index) The District Office will communicate activity limitations to the Principal Each school shall determine a Heat Advisory Communication protocol for the site. Coaches, Employees, and other activity staff shall inform the…

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  • Food, wine, water sports and cycling: Slow tourism at its finest in the Atlantic Loire Valley
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    Food, wine, water sports and cycling: Slow tourism at its finest in the Atlantic Loire Valley

    You’ve no doubt heard of France’s Loire Valley, famed for its vineyards and stunning chateaus. But how familiar are you with the region that spans much of it, Pays de la Loire, and all that it has to offer? For one thing, the regional capital of Nantes was the birthplace of writer Jules Vernes. His legacy inspires the Nantes of today as you can visit the Galerie des Machines and take a ride on the ‘Grand Éléphant’. In 2018 the 40ft mechanical elephant had its motor replaced to become a hybrid, a world first for mechanical elephants. Personally, I’m already sold on the idea of robot elephants and a trip…

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    BASD establishes COVID-19 guidelines for indoor sports | Lehigh Valley Regional News

    BETHLEHEM, Pa. – During its Monday night meeting, the Bethlehem Area School District Board of Directors approved COVID-19 protocols for indoor sports for the rest of the school year. The approved measure “strongly encourages” all BASD student-athletes and coaches to receive the COVID-19 vaccine prior to the winter sports season, scheduled to start Nov. 19. Vaccinated student-athletes are not required to wear masks during athletic participation. In addition, vaccinated student-athletes will not be required to participate in COVID-19 testing if they provide “sufficient proof” that they are fully vaccinated against the virus. The district will require unvaccinated student-athletes “to wear a mask at all times during athletic participation.” In addition,…

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