Aljazeera.com

South Sudan: war deprives children of education
Aljazeera.com
The civil war has seen thousands of people killed and millions displaced. It's also had a major impact on education, with 1.8 million, or 70 percent of school-going age children not getting any education. The United Nations says years of war makes it ...

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Friday, February 2, 2018 - 07:14

Education And A Tech Workforce Need Collaboration To Thrive
Silicon Slopes
“Within Utah we have this booming tech industry,” says Kellie Yates, STEM Liaison between the STEM Action Center and the USOE (Utah State Office of Education). “But we don't have a workforce that's comfortable with STEM to fill all of these jobs ...

Friday, February 2, 2018 - 10:50

Firstpost

Budget 2018: Creating newer education vistas through technology in rural areas big message from Arun Jaitley
Firstpost
Technological tools have also made its mark felt in the field of education and technology can prove to be a key player in removing the problem of illiteracy from the country. It has largely been observed that the impact of technology has been profound ...

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Friday, February 2, 2018 - 09:13

Firstpost

Budget 2018: With just 4% hike in education allocation, Modi govt is ...
Firstpost
For the first time, the allocation on education has come down from 3.69 percent of GDP (2017-18 revised estimates) to 3.48 percent (2018-19 Budget estimates) of GDP.
Budget 2018: Finance Minister decides to invest in higher education and quality of educationMoneycontrol.com
Increase in Education Cess Shifts Responsibility on Tax Payer ...News18

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Friday, February 2, 2018 - 09:04

WVNS-TV

Governor cancels presser on public education issues
WVNS-TV
(WVNS) -- Governor Jim Justice has called for a press conference Friday morning to address public education issues, according to a tweet by the Governor. The press conference is scheduled for 10:30 am in the Governor's reception room. This falls on the ...
Teachers in southern WV counties plan walkouts, rallyCharleston Gazette-Mail

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Friday, February 2, 2018 - 09:47

WV News

Education Alliance event seeks ways to increase computer science education in W.Va.
WV News
CHARLESTON — About 100 leaders in education, business and the community came from across the state Friday to examine ways to increase access to computer science education in the Mountain State. The event featured computer science experts who spoke ...

Friday, February 2, 2018 - 14:55

HuffPost

Rihanna Asked Australia For Global Education Money, And Got It
HuffPost
The singer has made education a philanthropical priority, and just hours after asking the Australian government for a large donation to a global education fund, the country's foreign minister agreed. Rihanna on Friday fired off a series of tweets to ...

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Friday, February 2, 2018 - 08:46

Times Higher Education (THE)

Expansion of UK transnational education provision tails off
Times Higher Education (THE)
In 2015-16, 44 per cent of UK transnational education students were learning via provision delivered collaboratively overseas. A quarter (25 per cent) were studying via an international partner organisation, with one in five (20 per cent) following ...

Friday, February 2, 2018 - 10:38

FRANCE 24

Education is sole response to militant violence, says Macron
FRANCE 24
Education is the sole response to the global rise of extremism, French President Emmanuel Macron told a conference in Senegal on Friday where he pledged €200 million ($248 million) to support an international education fund. Macron and Senegal's ...
Rihanna, France's Macron lead pitch for global education fundseNCA (satire)
Rihanna, Macron champion education funding at Senegal forumNews24
Rihanna Calls on World Leaders to Fund Education for the World's Poorest ChildrenTIME
africanews -France Diplomatie (press release)
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Friday, February 2, 2018 - 14:41

Dallas News (blog)

Tom Luce, education visionary who 'never takes a bow,' joins his heroes as Linz Award winner
Dallas News (blog)
Anyone familiar with Dallas goings-on knows the name Tom Luce, no matter how much he might try to shun the limelight. The Dallas native, a founding partner of a prominent law firm, has been involved in public service, and in particular education reform ...

Friday, February 2, 2018 - 19:36

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