Forced Re-education Of Muslims In China
In October 2018, several news outlets reported that Muslims in China were being detained for re-education purposes. The reports suggested that China was participating in the practice of forced conversion whereby Muslims, among other things, are forced ...

Saturday, November 3, 2018 - 04:42

The Morning Sun

Cousin vs. cousin on infrastructure, education issues in 99th District
The Morning Sun
In the race for Michigan's 99th District State House seat, it's cousin versus cousin on Tuesday's ballot. Incumbent Republican Roger Hauck faces Democratic challenger Kristen Brown - who happens to be his cousin's daughter-in-law. While the two are ...

Saturday, November 3, 2018 - 09:08

The Guardian

'School is very oppressive': why home-schooling is on the rise
The Guardian
Today, it is probably the fastest-growing form of education in the UK. The number of home-schooled children has risen by about 40% over three years, according to recent research by the BBC. Around 48,000 children were being home-educated across the ...

Saturday, November 3, 2018 - 07:01

Saudi Gazette

Entries now open for prestigious global Education Awards
Saudi Gazette
There are two distinct categories of awards that are open for nominations - one honors outstanding achievements by schools, teachers and education professionals; the other recognizes suppliers of products and solutions geared for the education market.

Saturday, November 3, 2018 - 10:38


President Ram Nath Kovind Inaugurates First 'Gyan Kumbh'; Calls For More Participation In Education
President Ram Nath Kovind on Saturday exhorted people from all streams of the society to ensure their participation and contribution to education. Speaking at an event at the Patanjali University after inaugurating the two-day 'Gyan Kumbh' here, the ...
President Kovind stresses on quality higher education in countryAll India Radio

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Saturday, November 3, 2018 - 05:39

South China Morning Post

Time to consider nature as well as nurture in Hong Kong's education system
South China Morning Post
The recent debate about whether exams should be the sole determiner of local university entrance raises some interesting realities about the assessment of human abilities. At a recent forum on education, former financial secretary Antony Leung Kam ...
New alliance set up in Hong Kong to foster STEM educationXinhua

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Saturday, November 3, 2018 - 07:14

If the higher education market is to succeed, bad universities must be allowed to go bust
It is being described as the latest disaster to befall the higher education system. Three universities are reported to be facing bankruptcy, surviving on short-term loans because they have not been able to attract as many students as expected. Would a ...

Saturday, November 3, 2018 - 15:09

Gulf Times

Shakira: Colombia must invest in education
Gulf Times
“When some children don't receive the same education as those who live in better conditions we can't talk about a country in peace, we can't talk about a country with equality, because education is what equalises us,” Shakira told journalists, urging ...
Colombia must invest in education to have peace, singer Shakira saysThomson Reuters Foundation
Colombia must invest in education to have peace: ShakiraSaudi Gazette

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Saturday, November 3, 2018 - 16:56

China's 're-education' camps for Uyghurs aren't just contentious – they're also counterproductive
In their place has come propaganda extolling the “re-education centres” in which the Uyghurs are held, and which new evidence from the BBC has shown are rapidly expanding. The Uyghurs are a largely Islamic people that comprise the largest ethnic group ...

Saturday, November 3, 2018 - 14:05

Florida education officials, local bookstores partner to help hurricane-impacted schools
Florida educators at every level are working tirelessly to ensure a smooth return for students after having experienced unimaginable destruction, and these grants will be a great help," Commissioner of Education Pam Stewart said. "I am grateful to the ...

Saturday, November 3, 2018 - 18:47