Otago Daily Times

$300m education scheme a 'flop'
Otago Daily Times
Berhampore School principal Mark Potter, who represented the NZ Educational Institute (NZEI) on an advisory group for the survey tool, said the communities were not working because the system was imposed on schools by the Education Ministry. "It was ...

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Sunday, April 1, 2018 - 02:38

The Hindu

Education for girls — a secondary affair
The Hindu
According to the economic survey of Delhi 2017-18, the enrolment of girls in private schools is far lower than boys. Students discuss the trend. Anshita Goel, I, B.Tech, Bharati Vidyapeeth College of Engineering, Delhi. It is believed that private ...

Sunday, April 1, 2018 - 04:35

Independent Online

'Government inaction on education is a disgrace'
Independent Online
Stellenbosch University's Professor Jonathan Jansen says blaming colonial rulers for the poor education system is not the solution. Picture: David Ritchie/African News Agency (ANA). Cape Town - Professor Jonathan Jansen is not as concerned about the ...

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Sunday, April 1, 2018 - 06:12

NDTV

"False Propaganda" Over Closure Of Schools In Maharashtra: Education Minister Vinod Tawde
NDTV
Maharashtra government had decided to close 1,300 schools over very poor enrollment in the state. The students, they said, would be accommodated in other schools nearby. All India | Press Trust of India | Updated: April 01, 2018 17:24 IST. 12 Shares ...
Maharashtra:'False propaganda' over closure of schools in state, says education minister Vinod TawdeFirstpost
'False propaganda' over closure of schools in Maharashtra: Education Minister Vinod TawdeThe New Indian Express

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Sunday, April 1, 2018 - 07:54

The Times of Israel

Former military chief rabbi, who expanded Jewish education in IDF, dies aged 66
The Times of Israel
During his tenure he attempted unsuccessfully to ban broadcasts by Army Radio on the Sabbath and worked to expand a “Jewish Awareness Department” to an extent that brought him into conflict with other departments, such as the IDF Education Corps ...

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Sunday, April 1, 2018 - 11:00

Fresno Bee

What's Christian higher education worth? How about $60 billion a year
Fresno Bee
The Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU) last Monday issued a ground-breaking economic study of its 142 members in the United States, which includes Fresno Pacific University. . These institutions broaden the educational options for ...

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Sunday, April 1, 2018 - 08:46

ReliefWeb

QRCS Enhances Continuing Medical Education Capacity in Gaza [EN/AR]
ReliefWeb
April 1st, 2018 ― Doha: Under its Gaza medical sector development strategy, Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) has launched a multi-faceted scheme that involves contracting expert specialists in cardiac surgery, neonatology, and urology, as well as ...

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Sunday, April 1, 2018 - 07:41

The Guardian

Vast majority of teachers considered quitting in past year – poll
The Guardian
Damian Hinds, the education secretary, has said tackling teacher workload is one of his top priorities. In his first major speech last month, Hinds promised to put an end to what he described as pointless tasks and to allow classroom teachers to “focus ...
Thousands of children with special needs do not have school places amid crisis in education funding, union warnsThe Independent

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Sunday, April 1, 2018 - 12:24

TechCrunch

What Apple's education announcements mean for accessibility
TechCrunch
From an accessibility news standpoint, this week's Apple event in Chicago was antithetical to the October 2016 event. At the latter event, Apple began the presentation with a bang — showing the actual video being edited using Switch Control in Final ...

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Sunday, April 1, 2018 - 15:30

Financial Express

Why we must build bridges towards borderless education
Financial Express
The most relevant definition I have come across is that it is the process of integrating an international and intercultural dimension into the teaching, research and service functions of the institution (“Updating the definition of internationalisation ...

Sunday, April 1, 2018 - 15:50

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