CALmatters

State's most interesting contest is over education
CALmatters
The state superintendent of public instruction oversees, along with a state Board of Education appointed by the governor, a system that spends about $90 billion in local, state and federal funds each year to educate 6 million children and adolescents.

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Tuesday, September 4, 2018 - 20:19

The Conversation AU

To fix higher education funding, we also need to fix vocational education
The Conversation AU
Yesterday the shadow education minister, Tanya Plibersek, announced Labor plans to invest an additional A$174 million in the higher education sector if there's a change of government at the next election. This extra funding would be to give first in ...

Wednesday, September 5, 2018 - 03:52

Economic Times

Free education from KG to PG in Uttar Pradesh, Yogi government's next plan
Economic Times
This is the not the first time when a state minister has spoken about providing free education in the state. Earlier in the year, a state Cabinet minister had said that Yogi government may make an announcement for free education up to intermediate level.

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Wednesday, September 5, 2018 - 03:55

680 News

Higher education: examining campus pot policies
680 News
Colleges and universities across the Greater Toronto Area are taking a strict approach when it comes to regulating the use of pot on campus. Shauna Hunt continues our Marijuana Files series with a look at recreational weed and higher education. Sep 04 ...

Tuesday, September 4, 2018 - 18:39

Daily Excelsior

Naidu for imparting school education in mother tongue
Daily Excelsior
NEW DELHI: Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu on Wednesday made a strong pitch for imparting school education in mother tongue throughout the country. He also said history books should have chapters on local personalities and eminent Indians who have ...

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Wednesday, September 5, 2018 - 07:16

Youth Ki Awaaz

Outcomes-Based Financing Model In Education Delivers Sustainable Impact On Ground
Youth Ki Awaaz
Educate Girls, an award-winning non-profit working in educationally backward regions of India, launched the results of the world's first 'Development Impact Bond' (DIB) in Education in Delhi on August 29 in the presence of Adil Zainulbhai, Chairman ...

Wednesday, September 5, 2018 - 02:14

New Vision

Invisible epidemic eats through education system
New Vision
But, there is also a possibility that this child is one of the 48,000 pupils who are suffering from hearing impairment, which is gradually affecting his or her grades. Get a detailed report in New Vision's education pullout Mwalimu today. (You can ...

Wednesday, September 5, 2018 - 04:27

Times of India

Teachers' Day: Why the ailing education system needs to be changed and how
Times of India
India has been independent for more than seven decades, while everything is changing for the better, but our education system needs a metamorphosis. On one hand, we have advanced, global schools with 5-star infrastructure, and just across these ...

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Tuesday, September 4, 2018 - 23:24

Forbes

Why Continuous Education Matters
Forbes
Regardless of how you feel about that particular belief, I would argue that a rephrasing of the concept is more appropriate: Education is wasted on the young. I am not arguing that we should not educate our young. Our brains are at their most plastic ...

Wednesday, September 5, 2018 - 08:00

The Guardian

Minister rebukes Toby Young: universities are not 'leftwing madrassas'
The Guardian
British universities are “not leftwing madrassas”, the higher education minister Sam Gyimah said in riposte to Toby Young, during a speech to vice-chancellors that was markedly gentler than the government's recent rhetoric.

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Wednesday, September 5, 2018 - 09:55

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