My Muskoka Now

Parents invited to weigh in on provincial education matters
My Muskoka Now
The Ford Government is now taking your thoughts on the future of Ontario's education. On Friday, online consultation was opened allowing parents in the province to weigh in on some heavy education topics. This includes sex-ed, math and science ...

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Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 10:17

The Observer

Will mergers in Education ministry meet desired goals?
The Observer
Cabinet decision to do way with some agencies, commissions and authorities is rubbing senior technocrats the wrong way. Several heads in the Education and Sports ministry are voicing their displeasure to the move, writes YUDAYA NANGONZI. Top officials ...

Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 09:29

Globalnews.ca

Is our education system failing students?
Globalnews.ca
Author David Michael Slater talks the many ways we're teaching our kids wrong and how we can fix them. more. <iframe src="https://globalnews.ca/video/embed/4508514/" width="670" height="372" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen scrolling="no"></iframe>.

Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 10:07

American Medical Association

Pathbreaking effort to reshape medical education starts new phase
American Medical Association
Knowing that our work to transform medical education is far from finished, the AMA is excited to continue to foster this environment where individuals and institutions can learn from each other and innovate,” said AMA CEO and Executive Vice President ...

Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 15:06

The Hindu

Free minds decry state of education
The Hindu
Dr. Thampi likened the prevailing education system to a “tunnel with lower kindergarten (LKG) at one end and a degree course at the other”. “Despite viewing education as something that emboldens one to question regressive social tendencies, the current ...

Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 15:59

The Guardian

Families take Surrey council to court over special needs funding
The Guardian
A group of children and their parents have gone to the high court to try to quash a decision by their local council to cut more than £21m from its special educational needs and disabilities (Send) budget. The public gallery of court three in the Royal ...
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Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 13:40

The Province

Education Department rolls out new federal student app
The Province
WASHINGTON — The Education Department is unveiling a mobile program intended to make it easier for students to apply for federal financial aid. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos rolled out the myStudentAid app on Tuesday. She says applicants will now ...

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Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 16:08

WDRB

State education board picks Lewis as next commissioner
WDRB
Interim Education Commissioner Wayne Lewis discusses a possible state takeover of Jefferson County Public Schools and a report that found an alternative school had students serve in-school suspensions in a basement room. FRANKFORT, Ky. (WDRB) ...
After no search, Wayne Lewis named Kentucky's permanent education chiefCourier Journal
Wayne Lewis named Kentucky education commissionerChron.com

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Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 16:04

Livemint

We are looking for entrepreneurs who understand challenges in education: Ragini Bajaj Chaudhary
Livemint
On paper, education is a huge sector. A $100-billion opportunity with 260 million school-going children and 300 million youth searching for education and employment. With government spending on education at around 3% of the annual budget, private ...

Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 14:05

Independent.ie

Education system still counting cost of brain drain from flight of our graduates after crash
Independent.ie
Hopes are high that next week's Budget will bring a reversal of another big education cut, the slashing of the capitation grants that pay for schools' day-to-day running costs, which were deemed by many to be the most damaging of all the cost-saving ...

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Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 21:31

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