USA TODAY

Amazon second headquarters contest jumpstarts languishing transit, education projects
USA TODAY
But even though California's sixth-largest city failed in January to make the second round of headquarters potentials, the prospect jump-started transit and education efforts in the area. It plans to launch a digital initiative to train young adults ...

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Friday, June 29, 2018 - 05:00

Qrius

Here's what's missing in our education system
Qrius
by Kapil Talwar. Let's face it, the Indian education system does not have too many admirers. People are not wrong in critiquing it, given its numerous shortcomings. But, the criticisms mostly revolve around the obstinate emphasis that schools place on ...

Friday, June 29, 2018 - 07:30

Quartz

The modern education system was designed to teach future factory workers to be “punctual, docile, and sober”
Quartz
The education system as we know it is only about 200 years old. Before that, formal education was mostly reserved for the elite. But as industrialization changed the way we work, it created the need for universal schooling. Factory owners required a ...

Friday, June 29, 2018 - 08:31

Mixmag

New campaign launched to bring music back into education
Mixmag
Steinberg spokesman Daniel Spreadbury said: “Governmental changes to the education system and a range of other factors has meant that music education is no longer seen as a priority, particularly when pitted against more traditional, core subjects.”.

Google News
Friday, June 29, 2018 - 07:14

WFAE

At The Education Department, Student Artworks Explore Tolerance And Racism
WFAE
Empathy, tolerance and acceptance: More and more, educators are focusing on the importance of schools' paying attention to stuff other than academics. And for the past two months, an exhibit at the U.S. Department of Education's headquarters in ...

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Friday, June 29, 2018 - 11:24

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Fayetteville completes education building purchase
Atlanta Journal Constitution
... two-story city hall building and adjacent park space. The school system is moving its staff to the LaFayette Educational Center by the end of the year once renovations there are complete. Construction of the new city hall could begin as early as ...

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Friday, June 29, 2018 - 08:05

The Hindu

We need new paradigms in technical education: Atre
The Hindu
Visvesvaraya Technological University should set up a committee of experts to frame a policy to guide technical education in the coming decades, senior scientist and former Secretary of the Department of Science and Technology V.K. Atre suggested in ...

Friday, June 29, 2018 - 09:19

NPR

At The Education Department, Student Artworks Explore Tolerance And Racism
NPR
Empathy, tolerance and acceptance: More and more, educators are focusing on the importance of schools' paying attention to stuff other than academics. And for the past two months, an exhibit at the U.S. Department of Education's headquarters in ...

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Friday, June 29, 2018 - 10:58

Moneycontrol.com

India, Australia agree to step up education cooperation
Moneycontrol.com
India and Australia today decided to step up institution partnership, collaboration in school policy, skill development and vocational education at a bilateral meeting, which also witnessed signing of three important MoUs between top educational ...

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Friday, June 29, 2018 - 10:52

Education spending bills taking shape
Politico
With help from Kimberly Hefling. EDUCATION SPENDING BILLS TAKING SHAPE: Education spending bills are moving through Congress, riding a rare bipartisan wave in the Senate. And it's teed up what would be a rare sight: A Labor-HHS-Education ...

Friday, June 29, 2018 - 10:03

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