Schools Week

How to tame the dragon of AI in education
Schools Week
Artificial intelligence isn't a threat to education – it's an opportunity, says Stavros Yiannouka, as long as we're careful about how we use it. The world is both fascinated by and fearful of artificial intelligence. Very few of us understand the ...

Friday, November 9, 2018 - 06:05

The School Desk: How to get involved with special education
Ukiah Daily Journal
I saw a quote by Mahatma Gandhi recently which said something like, “A nation's greatness is measured by how it treats its most vulnerable members.” It struck me that this is true of education as well. After a little research I found out this might ...

Friday, November 9, 2018 - 10:52

News24

Gauteng education launches innovative aviation programme for Grade 5 pupils
News24
In the latest bid to change the face of basic education in Gauteng, MEC of education Panyaza Lesufi launched an innovative aviation programme that will make mathematics and science fun again for over 400 Grade 5 pupils. "When I shared this dream, I was ...

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Friday, November 9, 2018 - 09:14

University of Birmingham (press release) (blog)

Young people with vision impairment face a cliff edge when leaving education to find work
University of Birmingham (press release) (blog)
The University of Birmingham have published the results of a Longitudinal Transition Study, funded by Thomas Pocklington Trust, following the experiences of young people with vision impairment from secondary school into further education and employment.

Friday, November 9, 2018 - 05:22

Cointelegraph

Malaysia's Education Ministry Sets up University Degree Verification System via Blockchain
Cointelegraph
News. The Ministry of Education (MoE) of Malaysia is establishing a University Consortium to combat degree fraud using blockchain, the ministry announced in a tweet Nov. 8. According to the ministry's tweet, the system is designed to issue and verify ...

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Friday, November 9, 2018 - 13:12

MSU's Master of Arts in Adult and Higher Education earns second national ranking
Morehead State University News
The program was ranked 21 out of the 26 top-ranked programs in the country and the only Kentucky higher education institution to make the list. MSU also earned the added distinction of being named Best for TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other ...

Friday, November 9, 2018 - 12:18

Fin24

Ghana raising $500m in loans to fund education pledge
Fin24
Ghana is raising $500m in loans to help finance President Nana Akufo-Addo's pledge to provide free secondary education at public schools. The Ghana Education Trust Fund, also known as the GETFund and governed by the Ministry of Education, will use ...

Friday, November 9, 2018 - 14:09

The Guardian

We can't let poorer pupils be frightened off higher education
The Guardian
The institutions have been blamed for a “bums on seats” mentality by the higher education minister Sam Gyimah, who appears to have forgotten that just four years ago the government lifted the cap on student numbers in an effort to marketise higher ...

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Friday, November 9, 2018 - 09:47

NPR

'We're Bringing Education Back': Takeaways From The Election
NPR
Hello! We know there's a lot of news out there, but we're bringing you an education-centric take on the midterms, with big results in some key states. ARIZONA. Arizona is one of five states that saw teacher walkouts this past spring. After a grassroots ...
Florida education news: Funding lawsuit, school names, missing money and moreTampa Bay Times (blog)
A three-point education agenda for California in 2019EdSource
Society needs to decide the kind of education service it is prepared to pay forTES News

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Friday, November 9, 2018 - 12:53

WTRF

American Education Week Kicks off at John Marshall High-School
WTRF
They signed a proclamation declaring next week American Education Week for Marshall County schools, a week dedicated towards getting students thinking about their next steps. Ed Kuca, Mayor of Benwood has been signing the proclamation for sixteen ...
CMS: Education Week scheduleCarlsbad Current-Argus

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Friday, November 9, 2018 - 16:47

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