As the school year begins, Alaska school administrators worry low enrollment could impact state funding

Anchorage teacher Kelly Shrein welcomes 5th grade students to a live zoom session on the first day of school at Northwood Elementary in West Anchorage on August 20, 2020. Shrein says she was up until 11pm the night before responding to parents questions. (Mayowa Aina/Alaska Public Media)

Between online learning and in-person classes, students throughout Alaska are back in school.

And with many families opting out of their regular schools, administrators are concerned about low enrollment and the reduced state funding that could follow.

It may be up to lawmakers to come up with a solution.

This school year is off to an unprecedented start, as the coronavirus pandemic continues to disrupt normal operations.

Whether students are back in the classroom depends on where they live and what families are comfortable with. And many aren’t yet sure what that means.

“Parents are just uncertain or unsure of how this school

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Science and technology week begins in Hangzhou – Press Release

The 2020 Zhejiang and Hangzhou Science and Technology Activity Week kicked off in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province on Aug 23.

The event will be held in a variety of different places throughout the province, with its main venue located in Hangzhou. It will run until Aug 29.

The science and technology week, which has been held every year since 2001, showcases new scientific achievements and teaches people about science in China Hangzhou.

The main venue in the Qianjiang New Town is divided into four parts and showcases VR glasses, intelligent robots, and other innovative products for entertainment and daily life.

Technological products from over 40 companies are exhibited at the event. An intelligent garbage sorting robot proved especially popular, as it can pick up litter such as cigarette butts and even distinguish between different types of garbage.

In addition, there is a new exhibition on epidemic prevention achievements being held this

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