The Conversation AU

The vocational education sector needs a plan and action, not more talk
The Conversation AU
Some 20 years ago, the Australian vocational education system was regarded as world class. Sadly, this is no longer the case when compared to systems in places such as Canada, the Netherlands, Germany and even China. Australia's vocational education ...

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Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 16:05

Education Department rolls out new federal student app
TriStateHomepage.com
WASHINGTON (AP) - 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 ...

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Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 16:53

Variety

'Blindspotting' Star Rafael Casal Joins 'Bad Education' Opposite Hugh Jackman (EXCLUSIVE)
Variety
Rafael Casal has rounded out the cast of “Bad Education,” joining Hugh Jackman and Allison Janney. Ray Romano, Geraldine Viswanathan, and Alex Wolff are also on board. Stephen Spinella, Annaleigh Ashford, Hari Dhillon, Jimmy Tatro (“American ...

Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 20:34

WBOY.com

Infrastructure Conference provides continuing education for the oil and gas industry
WBOY.com
BRIDGEPORT, W.Va. - More than 200 employees of the oil and gas industry met on Tuesday for an annual infrastructure conference. Civil and Environmental Consultants hosted its fourth annual Infrastructure Initiative at the Bridgeport Conference Center.

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Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 18:14

Quartz

A shocking proportion of Indians have got morning-after pills all wrong
Quartz
The results are a sign of the crisis in sex education in conservative India, where teaching young people about safe sex has for long been frowned upon. While the Indian government has made some efforts of late to include sex education in the national ...

Google News
Wednesday, October 3, 2018 - 00:56

The Guardian

Graduate salaries are no measure of a university's worth
The Guardian
Prospective students who want to experience the rich variety of higher education may also wish to understand more about the labour market they intend to enter and their potential future earnings. It is essential, though, that this information is not ...

Wednesday, October 3, 2018 - 02:30

Times of India

Illegal playschools to shut, Tolichowki abuse jolts education department
Times of India
HYDERABAD: The Telangana school education department is set to conduct a survey on the number of pre-primary and playschools in city limits and crack the whip on those running without recognition. This follows the closure of the pre-primary section of ...

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Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 22:53

Inside Higher Ed

What Is Your Philosophy of Higher Education?
Inside Higher Ed
But I don't think those questions are the same as asking about someone's philosophy of higher education. Leadership styles matter -- immensely -- but they are more about communication and management. And presumably, an individual wants the job ...

Wednesday, October 3, 2018 - 03:10

The Guardian

Big Mouth: how Netflix's sex education comedy remains vital
The Guardian
In an early episode of the second season of Big Mouth, Netflix's wonderful, critically acclaimed animated series, Missy attempts to comfort Andrew after his tiny mustache is cruelly waxed off by his parents, who are uncomfortable with the fact that ...

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Wednesday, October 3, 2018 - 03:00

Telegraph.co.uk

Lucy Kellaway's journey from newsroom to classroom is an education
Telegraph.co.uk
October is the month of secondary school applications, when those of us with children in the last year of primary school must decide where next to send them. Which one of these massive, pitiless institutions, with their armpit smells and “behaviour ...

Wednesday, October 3, 2018 - 02:00

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