Vox

Early childhood education yields big benefits — just not the ones you think
Vox
There's a bizarre-seeming paradox sitting at the heart of research into early childhood education. On the one hand, there's a sizable body of research suggesting that kids who go through intensive education at the ages of 3 and 4 don't really come out ...

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 09:00

Forbes

This Company Could Be Your Next Teacher: Coursera Plots A Massive Future For Online Education
Forbes
First, he goes on at length about the two years he spent traveling the world before joining the Mountain View, California-based online education company in June 2017. “I climbed Kilimanjaro with my middle daughter, I went to Cuba for a week, I went to ...

Google News
Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 06:00

UNICEF announces arrival of education material for Sulawesi earthquake and tsunami affected communities
UNICEF (press release)
JAKARTA, 16 October 2018 – Today UNICEF announced the arrival of 30 tonnes of emergency education materials including 65 tents (for temporary classrooms) from its supply base in Dubai in direct support to the Ministry of Education and Culture's ...

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Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 12:38

Washington Post

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker's assault on public education could be coming back to bite him
Washington Post
What's more, Walker is running against Tony Evers, the Democratic state superintendent of education, who has been battling the governor's education priorities for the last eight years. And the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reported that education is the ...

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Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 11:14

Forbes

The Business Of Higher Education: Who's Cheating Who?
Forbes
Last month, 46 university officials in the United Kingdom have written to the UK Secretary of State for Education, Damian Hinds, calling for a ban on companies offering essays for sale. These companies, also called “essay mills,” have been on the rise ...

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 08:25

Times of India

New education policy draft finally ready, will be submitted to govt by end of month
Times of India
NEW DELHI : The new education policy draft, expected to focus on rationalisation of school curriculum to reduce academic load and create more time for sports and snip off overlapping regulations, is likely to be delivered to the Centre by October 31.

Google News
Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 17:08

Forbes

The Best Way To Attract Wealthy Clients Is Education
Forbes
How bold are you when it comes to attracting wealthy clients? Would you be willing to demand that wealthy prospects pay to take a class held at a university with a 200-page textbook before you would be willing to take them on as a client? Kirk Cassidy ...

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 14:19

ZNBC

GOVT PLEDGES QUALITY EDUCATION
ZNBC
Chongwe Member of Parliament Japhen Mwakalobe says Government will continue to invest in the education sector to ensure that every child acquires education. Mr. Mwakalombe says government has placed emphasis on providing good quality education ...

Google News
Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 13:57

BBC News

Xinjiang official defends 'education centres' for Uighur Muslims
BBC News
The top official in China's Xinjiang region has given the most detailed description yet of the alleged use of internment camps for Uighur Muslims. In an interview with state media, Shohrat Zakir said the "vocational education" centres were proving ...
China justifies re-education camps in Xinjiang; says it prevented terror attacksMoneycontrol.com
Full transcript: Interview with Xinjiang government chief on counterterrorism, vocational education and training in ...Xinhua
China's mass indoctrination camps evoke Cultural Revolution - AP NewsAP News

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Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 06:53

Forbes

Two Things College Leaders Can Do To Restore Confidence In Higher Education
Forbes
Americans are losing faith in higher education, and college leaders should look in their mirrors for the reasons. According to a recent Gallup poll, only 48% of the public has “a great deal” or “quite a lot” of confidence in higher education. That's 9 ...

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Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 16:08

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