Armenian Weekly

ARS Eastern US Launches 'Spring for Education' Program
Armenian Weekly
The “Spring for Education” fund will be used toward awarding students who do not meet the criteria above. The ARS believes in the power of educating the youth, which will enable them to succeed, whether in the U.S. or those returning to Armenia with ...

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 09:47

Deccan Herald

India eyes 30 countries for education pact
Deccan Herald
Days after rolling out a 'Study in India' programme to attract foreign students, India is keen on inking a pact with as many as 30 countries in Asia, Africa, West Asia and Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) for mutual recognition of academic ...

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 15:18

Forbes

Rethinking Educational Regulations
Forbes
Deregulation, or as I call it in my new paper Rethinking Regulation, does not have to be the province of one political party or one faction of the education reform debate. Traditional public school teachers and principals often feel constrained by ...

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 09:33

Ars Technica

Arizona state education standards see evolution deleted
Ars Technica
In Arizona, the state's superintendent of public instruction has led a campaign to remove evolution from the state's science education standards. Diane Douglas has taken the standards, written by educators, and selectively replaced instances of the ...
Ariz. Education Department strikes 'evolution' from science standards draftThe Hill (blog)
Arizona Education Department Evolves Away from EvolutionJezebel

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Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 15:10

Courier Journal

Emails suggest some education board members set on a JCPS takeover
Courier Journal
Correction: This story has been updated to correct the spelling of Rich Gimmel, the state education board's vice chairman. Ten days after he was appointed to the Kentucky Board of Education, Hal Heiner received an email requesting his feedback on a ...

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Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 18:56

The Conversation AU

What outcomes parents should expect from early childhood education and care
The Conversation AU
The early childhood education curriculum emphasises the importance of play-based learning and research demonstrates children's learning achievements are greater from play-based programs compared to early childhood programs that have an academic ...

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Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 15:58

US Department of Education Announces Opportunity for Federal Student Loan Borrowers to be Reconsidered for ...
U.S. Department of Education (press release)
Washington — The U.S. Department of Education (Department) has launched a process for federal student loan borrowers to be reconsidered for loan forgiveness under a temporary expansion of the Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) Program.

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Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 11:43

Hurriyet Daily News

63 percent of Syrian children in Turkey attend school: Education minister
Hurriyet Daily News
Some 63 percent Syrian children in Turkey attend school, the education minister said on May 23. İsmet Yılmaz made the remarks during a ceremony for signing a protocol for an additional 160 million euro ($187 million) grant to the “Education for All in ...

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Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 11:34

The Times of Israel

New legislation seeks to define anti-Semitism in US education system
The Times of Israel
The Anti-Semitism Awareness Act would direct the Department of Education (DOE) to use the definition that was developed by the US State Department's Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism office in 2010. The office has been vacant since US ...

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Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 18:05

The Hill

Developing countries lead in education innovation
The Hill
James Tooley, a professor of education policy at Newcastle University who studies private education in developing countries, has found an abundance of low-cost schools independent of the government that often operate below the radar. In Patna, India ...

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Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 18:36

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