USC News

Is your level of education determined by genes?
USC News
An international group of scientists has identified nearly 1,300 genetic variants associated with how much education someone may complete — far more than the 74 variants initially discovered in a smaller study two years ago. The latest research ...

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Monday, July 23, 2018 - 12:34

Business Insider

The CEO of an 'experiential education' company explains why he bought one of America's top Tour de France teams ...
Business Insider
But as The Wall Street Journal reported in early September, the green came, and with it not just a big new sponsor but a new owner, one that many American cycling fans had never heard of: EF Education First. EF is a privately owned company that calls ...

Monday, July 23, 2018 - 12:35

Deccan Herald

4-year integrated programmes on teacher education
Deccan Herald
He was replying to a debate on the National Council for Teacher Education (Amendment) Bill, 2017 which seeks to grant “retrospective recognition” to teacher education courses of 20 public-funded universities and other higher educational institutions ...

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Monday, July 23, 2018 - 12:33

The Independent

Patricia Schiller: American pioneer of sex education
The Independent
In 1963, Schiller joined the inaugural team of The Webster School for Pregnant Girls, where pregnant teens could continue their education and also learn parenting skills. Schiller was adamant that the girls' partners should also be involved. Her work ...

Monday, July 23, 2018 - 15:19

KRQE News 13

Civil Rights' group react to courts' ruling for better education
KRQE News 13
ALBUQUERQUE, NM (KRQE) - After a lengthy court battle, a judge ruled the state is violating New Mexico kids' rights to a good education, especially for at-risk and minority students. This ruling could cost the state a lot of money. "This is historic ...
New Mexico Fails to Provide At-Risk Students With Proficient Education, Judge RulesWall Street Journal
Advocates: New Mexico Has a Chance to Close Education GapsU.S. News & World Report
Attorney: Better accountability, policies needed to reform education in NM following rulingKOB

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Monday, July 23, 2018 - 19:41

New York Times

Many Genes Play a Role in Educational Attainment, Enormous Genetic Study Finds
New York Times
In the largest genetics study ever published in a scientific journal, an international team of scientists on Monday identified more than a thousand variations in human genes that influence how long people stay in school. Educational attainment has ...
Scientists discover that genetics affects education outcomesThe Week Magazine
Is your level of education determined by genes?USC News

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Monday, July 23, 2018 - 17:21

Business Day

How about we get education right first?
Business Day
Education hasn't been in the news. Because, of course, education is only in the news twice a year: when the matrics start to write their exams, and when the results of those exams are released. Only during those short weeks do we get alarmed about how ...

Monday, July 23, 2018 - 23:05

Deccan Herald

Field-based education is key for success
Deccan Herald
The International Geography Youth Summit-2018 saw some brilliant presentations from students from different backgrounds, be it full-time school going students or the homeschooling students. Their knowledge and expertise was showcased through these ...

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Tuesday, July 24, 2018 - 00:50

The Guardian

The overhaul of sex education is a win for curriculum-by-tabloid
The Guardian
When the former education secretary Justine Greening said she would make sex education compulsory for all schools, tabloid headlines shrieked that four-year-olds would be learning about nookie. Of course, this isn't true. If you want to teach teenagers ...
LGBTQ students suffer when schools leave gender out of sex educationThe Outline

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Tuesday, July 24, 2018 - 02:30

PTI claims on education
The Express Tribune
Grappling with education has been a long-term saga for Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa, since the inception of Pakistan. Surely, it is the lack of access to education that inhibits its progress. Since the PTI won control in the province in 2013, it had spoken ...

Tuesday, July 24, 2018 - 00:08

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