The Guardian

The rise in school exclusions is a result of the education market
The Guardian
The exclusion rates in state schools are indeed “deeply concerning”, if not a national scandal (Revealed: dozens of schools excluding one in five pupils, 1 September). A significant number of children who ought to be in school are left to their own ...

Tuesday, September 4, 2018 - 12:32

Calvin News (press release)

Education program again receives national accreditation
Calvin News (press release)
Following an extensive assessment by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP), Calvin's education program has once more achieved accreditation in the state of Michigan. “We've got an amazing team of people committed to the ...

Tuesday, September 4, 2018 - 11:37

Education overhaul needs more thought
Daily Pioneer
Many reform measures have been announced for the higher education sector but for them to show results, gaps within the system need to be plugged. September 5 is celebrated as Teacher's Day every year in remembrance of late philosopher-teacher and ...

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Tuesday, September 4, 2018 - 14:30

The Guardian

Special needs funding at crisis point, say school leaders
The Guardian
A teaching union has accused the government of making “empty promises” to the families of one million children diagnosed with special educational needs whose schools have failed to receive additional funding. The National Association of Head Teachers ...

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Tuesday, September 4, 2018 - 19:01

Washington Post

Senior executives at Education Department may be pushed into new jobs
Washington Post
Senior career executives in the Education Department are being asked to choose other positions inside the agency, potentially resulting in a significant shake-up of the workforce. While not all of those workers may be reassigned, every member of the ...

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Tuesday, September 4, 2018 - 17:29

Education briefs
Chron.com
Lone Star College. Lone Star College trustees are to hold their September workshop and regular meeting Thursday, Sept. 6 at 5 p.m. on the LSC-North Harris campus at 2700 W.W. Thorne Drive. The meeting is to take place in the Student Services Building, ...

Tuesday, September 4, 2018 - 15:54

Washington Post

The education of Betsy DeVos: Why her school choice agenda has not advanced
Washington Post
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos came to Washington to promote the cause of her life — school choice. Republicans controlled both the House and Senate. President Trump had promised a $20 billion program. But more than a year and a half later, the ...

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Tuesday, September 4, 2018 - 21:25

Haaretz

Under Israeli Education Minister, Less Math and Science, More Religious Education
Haaretz
The minimum number of instruction hours in math, science and English for Israeli grade schoolers has been cut under Education Minister Naftali Bennett, while funding for religious-education nonprofit groups is up sharply. The statistics, presented ...

Tuesday, September 4, 2018 - 17:13

Vietnam to improve education quality in new academic year
Xinhua
HANOI, Sept. 5 (Xinhua) -- As more than 23 million students in Vietnam started a new academic year on Wednesday, the education sector plans to take steps to improve the quality of education at all levels, Vietnam News Agency reported on Wednesday.

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Tuesday, September 4, 2018 - 23:52

The Quint

On Teachers' Day, Let's Discuss Reforms Our Education System Needs
The Quint
This Teachers' Day, The Quint along with the Education Ministry of Delhi and Twitter India, is hosting a panel discussion with eminent personalities from the education sector where issues such as educational reforms are being discussed. The panel is ...

Wednesday, September 5, 2018 - 04:47

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