Hato Petera College faces closure with education minister starting formal process
Stephanie Pomare, the only student left at Catholic co-ed school Hato Petera, says she feels pressured to leave but wants to stay in a stand against the church, which she says isn't being fair to Māori. The only remaining student at a former Māori ...

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Friday, April 6, 2018 - 03:29


Oklahoma teacher's viral photo shows the price of education
Kovacs is amongst thousands of teachers uniting around the country to ask for better funding and resources for education. Understanding the power of social media, Kovacs ended the post with a link to an Amazon wish list. In just one week, that wish ...

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Thursday, April 5, 2018 - 22:11

International Paralympic Committee

Inclusive education boost from World Academy of Sport
International Paralympic Committee
The World Academy of Sport (WAoS) has launched a new global Physical Education/Sport Teacher Training Centre in partnership with the UK's University of Worcester, to deliver inclusive education around the world. WAoS is already a global leader in ...

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Friday, April 6, 2018 - 06:57

The Nation.

Oklahoma's Teachers Continue Walkout As Lawmakers Vote On More Education Funds
We're not leaving!" The Oklahoma Education Association hasn't indicated whether passing the bills under consideration would end the walkout. OEA President Alicia Priest said the group had asked for $75 million in new education spending, according to ...
Oklahoma Teachers Strike for a 4th Day to Protest Rock-Bottom Education FundingThe Nation.
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Thursday, April 5, 2018 - 19:32

Why private companies shouldn't be involved in 'menstrual education'
The Conversation UK
But this is where the alarm bells should start ringing. A report by the charity Plan International UK has highlighted the issue of period poverty and the lack of effective education on menstruation aimed at both girls and boys. It also provided broader ...

Friday, April 6, 2018 - 04:43

Relief from deportation helps cut the education gap
Chicago Booth Review (blog)
Students from disadvantaged communities often perform worse in school than kids with more resources, scoring lower on tests and recording worse grades and higher dropout rates. While they face a range of hurdles—access to high-quality education among ...

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Friday, April 6, 2018 - 08:30

The Nation

Pakistan's education crisis
The Nation
The UK government through its Department for International Development (DFID) set up Ilm ideas II to work mostly with the private sector to develop new initiatives to tackle the education problems that Pakistan faces. Another 9 year old girl– let's ...

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Friday, April 6, 2018 - 09:20


VT education secretary search to consider private-sector skills
MONTPELIER - Vermont's search for a new secretary of education will give greater weight to private-sector experience than in the past after Gov. Phil Scott downplayed the need for applicants to have a background in education management. State law is ...

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Friday, April 6, 2018 - 09:55

India Today

Schools challenge Kerala education minister's figures about students choosing not to mention their caste, religion
India Today
All 783 students enrolled in the school for the current (2017-18) academic session, he says, filled out all columns on the admission form, including religion and caste. Insisting that all the five Kasargod schools on minister Raveendranath's list, were ...

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Friday, April 6, 2018 - 10:03

Hurriyet Daily News

Turkey's Education Ministry to train white hat hackers
Hurriyet Daily News
The Education Ministry is preparing to train white hat hackers, also called ethical hackers, as part of a cybersecurity training project set to be launched this summer. Speaking to daily Hürriyet, the ministry's Reform and Education Technology ...

Friday, April 6, 2018 - 05:27