Education begins from the mother's womb: Governor
Daily Pioneer
Governor Anandiben Patel has said that education is a life-long process which begins from the mother's womb. An example of this is Abhimanyu from the Mahabharata. A woman must read good books, think good thoughts and have nutritious food when she ...

Thursday, September 6, 2018 - 04:19

MetroFocus

EDUCATION IN VOCATION
MetroFocus
But, as students head back to school, a new report reveals that less than one in five students will make it through the high school to college pipeline. What's causing this trend? We'll talk to an expert who argues that an education in a vocation may ...

Thursday, September 6, 2018 - 04:30

Big Issue

Does Finland have it right when it comes to education?
Big Issue
No prizes for guessing where the concept of 'kindergarten' – a transitional pre-school easing kids into formal education – originated. German primary education lasts for four years before pupils are separated into different schools depending on ability ...

Thursday, September 6, 2018 - 11:34

The Guardian

Priorities for a National Education Service
The Guardian
Lots of excellent ideas for education's future, from Melissa Benn's “abolition of national tests in years 2 and 6”, and a “less prescriptive national curriculum”, as related in Peter Wilby's review of Benn's book Life Lessons (Clarion call loud enough ...

Thursday, September 6, 2018 - 13:35

Entrepreneur

Understanding the Indian Education System & The Need For Transformation
Entrepreneur
Every year, thousands of students cross the thresholds laid by our educational system, armed with the best possible resources and guidance, to score the most in examinations that supposedly test their learning for the year. Toppers receive laurels for ...

Thursday, September 6, 2018 - 13:16

Bloomberg

Using Pre-School as a Building Block for US Education
Bloomberg
Arne Duncan, former U.S. Education Secretary under President Barack Obama and author of "How Schools Work," explains the importance of supporting pre-school education for America's youth. He speaks on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Americas." (Source: ...

Google News
Thursday, September 6, 2018 - 10:04

Psychology Today (blog)

The Search for Meaning in Education
Psychology Today (blog)
I'm talking about education reform. And one would think, along the lines suggested by Pythagoras, that a focus on improving the quality of education in America, along with an investment in “educating” the public about the fundamental importance of ...

Thursday, September 6, 2018 - 09:12

WIRED

The Educational Tyranny of the Neurotypicals
WIRED
Kanner's suggestion that the condition was activated by bad parenting made autism a source of stigma for parents and led to decades of work attempting to “cure” autism rather than developing ways for families, the educational system, and society to ...

Thursday, September 6, 2018 - 10:00

9to5Mac

Minecraft: Education Edition now available for iPad on the App Store
9to5Mac
Microsoft has made its Minecraft: Education Edition available for iPad for the first time. Designed for ages K-12, the special edition features over 400 lesson plans, assessment features, and much more.

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Thursday, September 6, 2018 - 12:33

CNET

Education, housing are 'broken,' says Chan Zuckerberg's Priscilla Chan
CNET
"The infrastructure around the way we care for our fellow citizens is broken," she said, referencing the education system, health care system and lack of affordable housing, particularly in the San Francisco Bay Area, where she lives with husband and ...

Thursday, September 6, 2018 - 14:42

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