UN News Centre

Partnership key to ensuring all children can access education – senior UN officials
UN News Centre
2 February 2018 – Stressing the importance of quality education for the future of young people and children, senior United Nations officials, including the head of its education agency and the UN youth envoy, called for cooperation to strengthen ...

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Friday, February 2, 2018 - 18:14

Irish Times

State to double education funding for world's most vulnerable
Irish Times
The State is to double its financial commitment to an organisation providing education for some of the world's most vulnerable children. The Department of Foreign Affairs has announced its intention to contribute €25 million over three years to the ...

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Friday, February 2, 2018 - 18:26

Saskatoon StarPhoenix

Education, First Nations leaders seek mandatory high school treaty education
Saskatoon StarPhoenix
The Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nations (FSIN), the Saskatchewan Indigenous Cultural Centre (SICC), the OTC and the SSBA signed a memorandum of understanding that they will work together on reconciliation through treaty education. “The intent is ...
Treaty education key to ending racism in Sask., says new commissionerCBC.ca

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Friday, February 2, 2018 - 19:51

ReliefWeb

Partnership key to ensuring all children can access education – senior UN officials
ReliefWeb
2 February 2018 – Stressing the importance of quality education for the future of young people and children, senior United Nations officials, including the head of its education agency and the UN youth envoy, called for cooperation to strengthen ...

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Friday, February 2, 2018 - 20:54

eNCA (satire)

Rihanna, France's Macron lead pitch for global education funds
eNCA (satire)
Some 264 million school-age children and youths are living without any education owing to poverty, conflict and social barriers including bias against girls, according to the United Nations Children's Fund (Unicef). "This is one of the, if not the ...
Education is sole response to militant violence, says MacronFRANCE 24
Rihanna, Macron champion education funding at Senegal forumNews24
Rihanna Calls on World Leaders to Fund Education for the World's Poorest ChildrenTIME
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Friday, February 2, 2018 - 13:33

New York Times

Trump's Vision for Vocational Education Gets a Tepid Reception
New York Times
WASHINGTON — President Trump's calls this week for more vocational schools have received a lukewarm reception from the higher education community, including from the educators who teach in the programs he is championing. The president first raised ...

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Friday, February 2, 2018 - 19:53

Myjoyonline.com

Africa has resources to finance its citizens' education - Akufo-Addo
Myjoyonline.com
President Nana Akufo-Addo has said Africa has the resources and capacity to finance access to quality education of its citizens, and also promote the interests of the continent. He said, “we cannot depend on other people to finance the education on our ...

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Saturday, February 3, 2018 - 07:35

Daily Mail

Physical education teacher on leave after allegedly assaulting a student who refused to stand for the Pledge of ...
Daily Mail
A Colorado physical education teacher has been placed on paid administrative leave after allegedly assaulting a student who refused to stand for the National Anthem. Karen Smith, the PE teacher at Angevine Middle School in Lafayette, was placed on ...

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Saturday, February 3, 2018 - 01:51

The Guardian

Dozens of academy schools need bailouts from taxpayers
The Guardian
“The trust has been taking action to address this position and is in advanced discussion with the Education [and] Skills Funding Agency [ESFA] to provide an advance to ensure appropriate cashflow during 2017-18 and beyond.” An auditor adds: “A material ...

Saturday, February 3, 2018 - 08:25

africanews

Global Partnership for Education launches Education Data Solutions
africanews
The Global Partnership for Education's developing country partners are increasingly making good strides in collecting and reporting education data. Forty-three percent met GPE's data reporting benchmark in 2016, up from 30 percent in 2015. But critical ...
UAE pledges Dhs367m to Global Partnership for EducationGulf Today
Education financing, during emergencies, quality top discussions at GPE replenishment conferenceDevex

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Saturday, February 3, 2018 - 06:13

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