Times Higher Education (THE)

Thinktank questions Swiss university 'duplication'
Times Higher Education (THE)
With a population of just over 8 million, Switzerland has 38 institutes of higher education, the thinktank says in a report. It calls for an “end to expansion based purely on regional political interests”. There is a risk of “duplication and dumbing ...

Monday, March 5, 2018 - 11:52

The PIE News

International school pupils face attitudinal blocks to learning – GL Education
The PIE News
As GL Education international director James Neill told The PIE, “[EAL students] may not able to express the concerns that they have within the school. Quite often, they lack confidence if they don't have the language skills to join in activities in ...

Monday, March 5, 2018 - 05:56

Air Force Link

Civilian developmental education window for academic year 2019 open through May 1
Air Force Link
Civilian developmental education window for academic year 2019 open through May 1. By Richard Salomon, Air Force's Personnel Center Public Affairs / Published March 05, 2018. Education. PHOTO DETAILS / DOWNLOAD HI-RES 1 of 1. Eligible Air Force ...

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Monday, March 5, 2018 - 13:18

CBC.ca

Dissenters far outnumber supporters at Education Reform Act hearing
CBC.ca
Dozens of people are expected to join the call for the McNeil government to put the brakes on the changes it is proposing to the way schools are administered in Nova Scotia. The legislature's law amendments committee has already heard from more than a ...
Nova Scotia education bill subject to heavy criticism in committee hearingTheChronicleHerald.ca
Controversial bill on education reform in Nova Scotia heads to committee for reviewGlobalnews.ca

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Monday, March 5, 2018 - 12:18

PR Newswire (press release)

Frontline Education Named Finalist for the 2018 Investment Deal Enterprise Award Presented by PACT
PR Newswire (press release)
Frontline Education serves more than 12,000 educational organizations - some 80,000 school districts nationwide with robust human capital management solutions and actionable insights that enable informed decisions about important issues. The Frontline ...

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Monday, March 5, 2018 - 12:47

PR Newswire (press release)

The Institute of Culinary Education Announces Nationwide Scholarship Contest
PR Newswire (press release)
NEW YORK, March 5, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Institute of Culinary Education (ICE) today announces the launch of the 2018 #CulinaryVoice Scholarship Contest. Following the success of the past two challenges, this year, ABC's The Chew co-hosts ...

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Monday, March 5, 2018 - 15:07

Albany Times Union

Hunters lobby for more education
Albany Times Union
One of the items on that list is legislation that would facilitate the ability of schools to include units on hunting and fishing as part of their physical education programs. Sponsored by two upstate Republicans, Sen. John Bonacic of Middletown and ...

Monday, March 5, 2018 - 17:45

Newshub

Ministry of Education opens consultation on firearms in schools
Newshub
A number of students can be heard screaming during the Florida school shooting. Credits: Image: File; Video: CBS. The Ministry of Education is taking public feedback on draft guidelines for guns in schools. Schools currently have no specific guidelines ...

Monday, March 5, 2018 - 13:17

Washington Post

Education Secretary Gives Education Chiefs Some 'Tough Love'
U.S. News & World Report
Rats, mold and fists: Education Secretary Betsy DeVos gives state education chiefs some "tough love" as she pushes them to innovate. March 5, 2018, at 6:35 p.m.. March 5, 2018, at 6:35 p.m.. U.S. News & World Report. Education Secretary Gives Education ...
Education Secretary DeVos blames DC graduation scandal on 'top-down pressure' and fear of 'Big Ed'Washington Post

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Monday, March 5, 2018 - 18:41

The Straits Times

National Education will adapt to global changes
The Straits Times
A year-long review has led to a refreshed National Education (NE) syllabus which will take in different perspectives, deal with contemporary issues and allow students to find out for themselves what it means to be Singaporean. Revealing this yesterday ...

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Monday, March 5, 2018 - 16:02

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