WVVA TV

Staff addresses Education Program concerns, CU
WVVA TV
Concord University was first founded in 1872, as a college preparing students for a career in teaching. Over the years, the education program has made adjustments to it's undergraduate program, to reflect changes in enrollment numbers. Instead of ...

Friday, November 2, 2018 - 18:44

The Star Online

Education gets the lion's share
The Star Online
“Every single stakeholder is taken care of – from senior citizens, high achievers and poor students to all types of schools – we all benefit,” he said, adding Budget 2019 showed that the Finance Ministry was aware of what's happening in the education ...

Friday, November 2, 2018 - 19:33

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Say what? Edu-speak obfuscates simple language
Atlanta Journal Constitution
“Georgia Professional Standards Commission (GaPSC), Georgia Department of Education (GaDOE), Board of Regents, Professional Association of Georgia Educators (PAGE), Georgia Association of Educators (GAE) and local units of administration (LUAs).

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Saturday, November 3, 2018 - 00:01

OZY

Is Unschooling the Uber of Education?
OZY
Emerging factories valued large-scale efficiency and standardization, and these principles seeped into the early “common school” movement, shaping education over the next 150 years. Schools, in turn, began to resemble factories. “By creating more ...

Friday, November 2, 2018 - 19:48

Reuters

Colombia must invest in education to have peace, singer Shakira says
Reuters
BARRANQUILLA, Colombia (Reuters) - Colombian must invest more in education if there is to be peace, pop star Shakira said on Friday, during a visit to her home country to close her El Dorado tour and break ground at two schools to be built by her ...

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Friday, November 2, 2018 - 22:11

Capital FM Kenya

Gender commission roots for civic education to eradicate teenage pregnancies
Capital FM Kenya
NAIROBI, Kenya, Nov 3 – The National Gender and Equality Commission (NGEC) wants county governments to educate communities about existing laws and policies to prevent increased child pregnancies. In a report submitted to the Education Ministry, ...

Saturday, November 3, 2018 - 04:27

U.S. News & World Report

Colombia Must Invest in Education to Have Peace, Singer Shakira Says
U.S. News & World Report
BARRANQUILLA, Colombia (Reuters) - Colombian must invest more in education if there is to be peace, pop star Shakira said on Friday, during a visit to her home country to close her El Dorado tour and break ground at two schools to be built by her ...

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Friday, November 2, 2018 - 22:03

MyAJC

Say what? Edu-speak obfuscates simple language
MyAJC
Education jargon slingers like corporate-speak. A job description says substitute teachers “interact with customers, suppliers and employees as needed.” Are the children the customers, or the suppliers, providing the raw material? It also says, “Work ...

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Saturday, November 3, 2018 - 00:01

Financial Express

Instead of statues, government should focus on education, health care: AAP
Financial Express
Days after Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel's statue, the tallest in the world, was unveiled in Gujarat, the AAP Saturday said instead of installing such statues, the government should focus on key issues like poverty alleviation, improving education and ...

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Saturday, November 3, 2018 - 07:56

TheChronicleHerald.ca

GRANT FROST: Nova Scotia education system primed for corporate takeover
TheChronicleHerald.ca
This fairly succinct summation of our new system of educational governance was uttered, somewhat matter-of-factly, by none other than Diane Ravitch, former assistant secretary of education under George W. Bush and author of “Reign of Error: The Hoax of ...

Saturday, November 3, 2018 - 05:04

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