Jackson Clarion Ledger

'It's going to be devastating' — new plan could slash special education money by $19M
Jackson Clarion Ledger
More than 34,000 special education students in more than 100 school districts could see fewer funds directed toward their schools under House Bill 957, according to an analysis by the Clarion Ledger. Special education advocates are worried that a ...

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Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 12:12

Cryptovest

Blockchain Upending Multi-Trillion Education Industry, EC Report Says
Cryptovest
Blockchain, the encryption system behind digital currencies such as Bitcoin and Ethereum, is revolutionizing the global education and training industry, according to a study by the European Commission's Joint Research Centre. This industry is estimated ...

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 07:46

PR: Education Ecosystem Announces Token Exchange Listings and Chance to Win Three Tesla Model S Cars
Bitcoin News (press release)
This is a paid press release, which contains forward looking statements, and should be treated as advertising or promotional material. Bitcoin.com does not endorse nor support this product/service. Bitcoin.com is not responsible for or liable for any ...

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 13:44

Times Higher Education (THE)

South Africa appoints new higher education minister
Times Higher Education (THE)
Ms Pandor, who replaces Hlengiwe Mkhize, oversaw a complete overhaul of the education system during her post as minister of education from 2004 until 2009. New South African president Cyril Ramaphosa announced his cabinet on 26 February. Several former ...
Naledi Pandor's appointment as Higher Education minister welcomedEyewitness News

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Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 06:34

Phys.Org

Precision maps reveal significant health and education disparities within African nations
Phys.Org
The study, covering 2000 to 2015, and another on years of education, map the entire African continent in 5x5 square kilometers and were published today in the journal Nature. National and provincial maps of education and nutrition in Africa often hide ...

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Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 13:00

The Conversation AU

How philanthropy could change higher education funding
The Conversation AU
This article is part of a series exploring ideas for reforming higher education in Australia. We asked academics to analyse overseas models, innovative ways forward in a digital world, and ideas we may not have considered. Donations from wealthy ...

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 14:32

CBC.ca

Bill to change education administration coming Thursday
CBC.ca
Education Minister Zach Churchill has travelled the province meeting with teachers. He said earlier this week concerns from teachers informed some of the government's decisions, including giving administrators a year to decide whether to stay in their ...
Nova Scotia's education reform bill to be introduced Thursday: premierCTV News
UPDATE: Nova Scotia's education reform bill to be introduced Thursday: premierTheChronicleHerald.ca

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Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 14:59

betterU Education Corporation announces the hiring of two Senior executives supporting the company's growth ...
GlobeNewswire (press release)
OTTAWA, Feb. 28, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- betterU Education Corp. (TSX VENTURE:BTRU) (FRANKFURT:5OGA), (the "Company" or "betterU") is pleased to announce the hiring of two senior executives to help lead the advancement of the Company's global growth ...

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Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 09:21

Livemint

Education alone may not end gender disparity in India
Livemint
The intense discussion was because these teachers were thinking about matters related to gender in their own milieu. And they were aware of what needs to be changed. This is important. In the absence of teachers having this kind of understanding ...

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 13:11

SBS

Sex education gap haunts Australia's international students
SBS
With a comprehensive approach “we would actually see a huge reduction in unplanned pregnancy and lower the rates of sexually transmissible infections right across that population group,” she said. More than 620,000 international students studied in ...

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Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 14:08

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