WTRF

New Brooke County Board of Education initiated
WTRF
WELLSBURG, W. Va - Newly elected members of the Board of Education officially started their first day on the job back on Monday at their board meeting. The new members of the board include Ted Pauls, Stacy Hooper, and Chris Byers. Pauls was ...

Monday, July 2, 2018 - 21:46

NBCNews.com

DeVos agenda on higher education is a new front for Democratic resistance
NBCNews.com
WASHINGTON — Education Secretary Betsy DeVos is expected to take new steps as early as this week toward reversing Obama-era protections for students in debt to for-profit schools, including those that go out of business. It's the latest in a broader ...

Google News
Tuesday, July 3, 2018 - 04:41

Teachers lacking educational background in science use inquiry-oriented instruction least
Science Daily
A new study shows that eighth-grade science teachers without an educational background in science are less likely to practice inquiry-oriented science instruction, a pedagogical approach that develops students' understanding of scientific concepts and ...

Monday, July 2, 2018 - 09:55

Valley News

Might the Best Education Reform Idea Be Hiding in Plain Sight?
Valley News
When it comes to their children's education, parents are like drug-sniffing dogs. Test scores matter. But so do other things. Which is why now, more than 10 years later, Emma Jett will be a fifth-grader at the Dallas school this fall. And her parents ...

Monday, July 2, 2018 - 22:03

The South African

How important is education to girls across the globe?
The South African
For many of these young girls, leaving is not an option. Why? Because they don't have the skills and the education to gain them access to work and to be independent. UNESCO estimates that 130 million girls between the age of 6 and 17 are out of school, ...

Tuesday, July 3, 2018 - 06:25

The Incline

Who's Next: Education: Meet 20 people shaping a future generation in Pittsburgh
The Incline
Some lead schools or classrooms or cutting edge initiatives. Others coach or work with immigrant students or to prevent violence among youth or to make education more inclusive. All are shaping education here and, in the process, a future generation.

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Tuesday, July 3, 2018 - 05:38

Forbes

How To Bring Digital Transformation To Education
Forbes
University and K-12 chief information officers (CIOs) are increasingly aware of the urgency and power of digital transformation. There is a wide untapped opportunity to maximize efficiency, collaboration and reduce cost and errors in your operations.

Tuesday, July 3, 2018 - 09:00

OC Media (blog)

Analysis | Trust in Georgia's education system erodes with exposure to it
OC Media (blog)
CRRC-Georgia examines how the more time a person has spent in formal education in Georgia, the less they trust it. According to the OECD's Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA), Georgian test scores in maths, science, and reading have ...

Tuesday, July 3, 2018 - 03:29

HuffPost South Africa

24-Year-Old Uses Education To Give Back To Community
HuffPost South Africa
Yamkela Kiviet is just 24 years old, but he has made waves through his entrepreneurship and dedication to motivating others in his community. "I started venturing into business during my time at Maritzburg Christian School at the age of 17. I started ...

Tuesday, July 3, 2018 - 05:41

Forbes

To Live Up To Our Founders' Vision, Improve Civics Education
Forbes
Young people are demonstrating a wave of activism that has not been seen in generations. But our public schools are not meeting their obligation to cultivate future generations of responsible citizens, and our education systems should do far more to ...

Tuesday, July 3, 2018 - 12:18

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