The Wire

Why 'Autonomy' in Higher Education is a Socially Exclusivist Enterprise
The Wire
One of the biggest questions facing higher education today is: “Is 'autonomy' a genuine reform?” “Autonomy” which is ostensibly for the benefit the teaching community and the academic profession at large, permits the academic institution in question to ...

Monday, April 30, 2018 - 05:31

Tampabay.com (blog)

Florida education news: Funding, graduation, sex education and more
Tampabay.com (blog)
STATE FUNDING: Florida lawmakers gave school districts an additional 47 cents per student to spend on operations without strings attached. District leaders are now preparing cuts, saying the money isn't enough to cover the rising cost of doing business ...
House speaker's duplicitous ad on public education | Another viewTCPalm

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Monday, April 30, 2018 - 07:09

The Hindu

Worldview Education : Grooming for global citizenship
The Hindu
The adventure element aside, the students get to know the history of these ingredients and how even wars were waged for some of the spices. Experiential learning has been the buzzword across institutions for many years now. Worldview Education goes ...

Monday, April 30, 2018 - 06:56

The Conversation US

3 vital ways to measure how much a university education is worth
The Conversation US
Editor's note: Today we begin a new series in which we ask the leaders of our country's colleges and universities to address some of the most pressing issues in higher education. The past several years have seen increased calls for colleges and ...

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Monday, April 30, 2018 - 06:46

Financial Times

Swamp Notes: Education and nationalism
Financial Times
Is education the next target area for America First nationalism? I've been wondering about this, given that US higher education institutions, even the most elite ones, get quite a lot of their research funding from the public sector, and yet they also ...

Monday, April 30, 2018 - 06:00

The PIE News

HSBC launches Int'l Education Payment Service
The PIE News
According to China's Ministry of Education, a total of 608,400 Chinese students have studied abroad in 2017. Although the country is now increasingly popular as a destination for globally mobile students as well, its role as the major source market for ...

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Monday, April 30, 2018 - 09:42

Wichita Eagle

Pitt State president after 19 cut: Kansas leaders lack 'interest in higher education'
Wichita Eagle
When a public university in Kansas announced it was cutting 19 staff positions, its president put a portion of the blame on state politicians. Pittsburg State University announced the cut on Thursday in a news release, citing stagnant state funding ...

Monday, April 30, 2018 - 10:23

Forbes

Indonesia Could Become a Blockchain Hub But Needs More Education And Tech-Savvy First
Forbes
Last week, I highlighted four industries poised for blockchain disruption in Indonesia. In that article, blockchain industry pioneers gave their takes on which sectors to watch and how the technology is changing industries throughout the country. As a ...

Monday, April 30, 2018 - 13:00

Financial Express

Education for all: A virtual classroom
Financial Express
How much can technology aid in education? This is a question that has been regularly asked for the past many decades. But the context changes every few years with relation to what is the technology and what needs to be taught. When I was in school ...

Monday, April 30, 2018 - 17:15

ABC Online

Gonski 2.0 reveals another grand plan to overhaul education, but do we really need it?
ABC Online
The release of the report from the Review to Achieve Educational Excellence in Australian Schools (also known as Gonski 2.0) proves sceptics both right and wrong. In many ways, the report reflects a smorgasbord of popular ideas that have been doing the ...
Education expert slams Gonski 2.0 as a waste of time2GB (press release)
Education: Teaching is more than merely ticking boxesThe Age
David Gonski says senior students doing subjects that 'are not necessarily useful'The Guardian
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Monday, April 30, 2018 - 19:35

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