CNBC

Education activists were big players in this year's elections, but they ran into a red wall in GOP-friendly states
CNBC
Then an unprecedented number of teachers ran for political office, aggressively championing public education reform. But educator activism fell short in Tuesday's elections. "With the upswing in teacher activism, it initially felt like there was this ...

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Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 17:26

Pew Research Center

The 2018 midterm vote: Divisions by race, gender, education
Pew Research Center
There were wide differences in voting preferences between men and women, whites and nonwhites, as well as people with more and less educational attainment. Nationally, voters favored Democratic candidates for Congress over Republican candidates by ...

Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 10:12

The Province

Minister defends keeping new education advisory council's meetings private
The Province
HALIFAX — Nova Scotia's education minister says meetings of the advisory council that replaced elected school boards will be held in private, in part because he worries outside “pressures” might come to bear on the volunteer members. Zach Churchill ...

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Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 15:04

Flipped classroom enhances learning outcomes in medical certificate education
EurekAlert (press release)
Nowadays, medical education is increasingly geared towards methods that activate students, such as flipped learning in which students prepare for classes by, for example, viewing video materials in advance. The effects of flipped learning on medical ...

Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 09:54

US Department of Education Fulfills Administration Promise to Invest $200 Million in STEM Education
U.S. Department of Education (press release)
The U.S. Department of Education announced today that it has not only fulfilled but surpassed President Trump's directive to invest $200 million in high-quality science, technology, engineering and math (STEM), including computer science, education. In ...

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Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 10:53

Blazing a trail in environmental education for the young
UN Environment (press release)
In September 2018, UN Secretary-General António Guterres launched the UN Youth Strategy which seeks to engage 1.8 billion young people in driving global efforts to promote a peaceful, just and sustainable world. In September 2018, UN ...

Google News
Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 21:25

Dermatology Times (press release) (blog)

The need for entrepreneurship education in medical school and residency training
Dermatology Times (press release) (blog)
Thus, entrepreneurship education is yet to be incorporated meaningfully into medical school and residency curricula. Given that recent graduates start new technology companies at an order of magnitude rate greater than faculty with no demonstrable ...

Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 15:48

KVEO-TV

UTRGV Partners with Mexican Faculty for Education Model
KVEO-TV
The training is an initiative by UTTN to meet the protocol for groundbreaking modality of public education in Mexico that is bilingual and international offered by technological universities operating in different states throughout the country. Courses ...

Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 15:35

KPLC

Department of Education releases school performance grades
KPLC
LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - The Louisiana Department of Education has released annual performance grades for schools. The state issues grades for each public school each year on how well the school is preparing students for the next grade level.
Louisiana Department of Education releases school performance gradesKSLA
Department of Education releases performance results for K-12 schoolsKATC Lafayette News

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Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 15:26

The Garden City Telegram

Fair offers info on paths to education careers
The Garden City Telegram
Area teacher hopefuls — both teenage students and adults looking for a more permanent career change — moved between eight high school and college seminars at Garden City High School's college fair Wednesday night, taking note of different pathways ...

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Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 18:19

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