Can Online Education Inspire? I Think So
Springtime in higher education meant commencement season, and that generally brings to mind 20-somethings in caps and gowns marching to “Pomp and Circumstance.” At Pace University, we had several ceremonies like that, across our campuses, and ...

Thursday, June 28, 2018 - 15:22


Ky. education chief says 'abuse and neglect' are reason for proposed JCPS takeover
FRANKFORT, Ky. (WDRB) -- Kentucky's Interim Education Commissioner told legislators during a committee meeting Thursday that he is pushing for state control of JCPS because of the “neglect and abuse” of students in the district. But some lawmakers ...
Interim Education Commissioner Says JCPS Takeover Would Be 'Costly'89.3 WFPL News Louisville

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Thursday, June 28, 2018 - 16:05

The Guardian

Schools no longer required to record pupils' nationality
The Guardian
The low-key announcement, confirming earlier reports, came in the form of a technical document for schools from the Department for Education (DfE) regarding its school census for 2018-19. Under the heading Discontinued Items, the technical ...
Department of Education looking over hundreds of emergency teaching

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Thursday, June 28, 2018 - 14:48


Legal battles, education sessions and firings: Inside the fight for unions at Samsung
“But currently, our company's education programs do not have labor relations-related content,” the company said in the written statement. Park said Samsung fired him in 2010 for reasons including poor work performance, after he posted a note via a ...

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Thursday, June 28, 2018 - 19:18

MIT News

Bringing humanistic education in technical subjects to the world
MIT News
The keystone of their approach, as described in their MIT xTalk, is the particular combination of project-based curriculum, collaborative learning, and positive education they employ to break down barriers between students, encourage participation, and ...

Thursday, June 28, 2018 - 15:20

Economic Times

Why Modi government is replacing UGC with a new higher education regulator
Economic Times
The Human Resource Development (HRD) ministry will pilot the Higher Education Commission of India (Repeal of University Grants Commission Act) Act 2018, in the monsoon session of the Parliament. HECI will be governed by a commission headed by a ...
Govt to Dismantle UGC, Wants Your Suggestions For Future of ...The Better India
Why India needs a new higher education regulator | editorials ...Hindustan Times

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Thursday, June 28, 2018 - 23:02

Free Press Journal

Legitimising a parallel system of education
Free Press Journal
The coaching classes have been mushrooming across the country due to our faulty education system that emphasises more on exams; less on learning and holistic development, giving undue importance to marks. Perhaps, the coaching classes are ...

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Thursday, June 28, 2018 - 22:10

Economic Times

Government considering class 10 & 12 equivalence for Vedic certifications
Economic Times
NEW DELHI: While the Modi government could not set up a separate Gurukul Board of education as was originally proposed by many influential quarters, the Human Resource Development (HRD) ministry is closely examining the possibility of granting an ...

Thursday, June 28, 2018 - 23:19

Michigan Radio

Snyder Education Budget Grants Nearly $17 Billion to Schools
U.S. News & World Report
Gov. Rick Snyder has signed a $16.8 billion education budget that includes a sizable increase in base aid for lower-funded K-12 districts in Michigan. June 28, 2018, at 5:00 p.m.. Snyder Education Budget Grants Nearly $17 Billion to Schools. Share. ×.
Governor signs education budget bill into lawMichigan Radio
Snyder signs $16.8 billion education budgetThe Detroit News
Gov. Snyder says 2019 state education budget a 'big step forward'

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Thursday, June 28, 2018 - 17:13

The South African

People “declared” as apartheid victims can apply for education funding
The South African
While the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) was now more than 20 years ago, those who were “declared” victims of apartheid are able to apply for education funding. People who have been identified and declared as victims of apartheid by the TRC ...

Friday, June 29, 2018 - 04:27