Times Higher Education (THE) (blog)

Working-class academics still face discrimination
Times Higher Education (THE) (blog)
We urgently need new critical theoretical vocabularies, values and political actors to start thinking differently about social class in the context of higher education. To celebrate its 10th anniversary, the Centre for Higher Education and Equity ...

Saturday, February 3, 2018 - 19:06

The Guardian

Shortfall in teacher numbers hits 30000
The Guardian
Official statistics show a sharp decline in teachers in further education colleges, a fall of nearly 20,000 between 2010 and 2017. Labour warned that the public sector pay cap left staff around £2,500 worse off over the same period. The Institute for ...

Saturday, February 3, 2018 - 19:03

eNCA

Donor nations offer $2.3 billion for third world education
eNCA
The developing countries themselves said they will increase their own public spending on education for the period 2018 to 2020 to a total of $110 billion (88 billion euros), compared to $80 billion (64 billion euros) for the previous three-year period ...
Rihanna & France Are Working To Get Education Funded Around The WorldRefinery29
International community pledges $2.7 billion to support international education fundafricanews
Rihanna Helps World Leaders Raise Over Two Billion For EducationW Magazine
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Saturday, February 3, 2018 - 18:10

CPC delegate advocates combination of vocational education, in-service training
Xinhua
Deng Jianjun (2nd R) talks about technical issues with the members of his research team in Changzhou, east China's Jiangsu Province, Dec. 1, 2017. Deng Jianjun, a delegate to the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China, is the technical ...

Sunday, February 4, 2018 - 01:59

Times Higher Education (THE)

Philosopher: more thinking required on role of AI in education
Times Higher Education (THE)
Speaking to Times Higher Education after his talk, Professor Kingwell spelled out the implications for universities. Developments in AI such as “the consumer-tailored version of an algorithm that helps you find your learning style” and the delivery of ...

Saturday, February 3, 2018 - 19:06

The Wire

An Open Letter to ISRO Chief K. Sivan on Promoting STEM Education in India
The Wire
Today, there is a growing inequality in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education in India. In the 21st century, we need our children to learn certain skills and design-based learning to spur curiosity and innovation. There is ...

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Sunday, February 4, 2018 - 00:59

Times of India (blog)

Military education is need of the hour
Times of India (blog)
This brings us to the proverbial question of the difference between military education and training. A difference, not understood even by most militaries. Intellectual military education deals with the “why” of matters military and involves a wider ...

Saturday, February 3, 2018 - 17:23

South China Morning Post

Hong Kong education reform continues, but Beijing's role presents new challenges
South China Morning Post
The launch of Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor's sweeping review of the education system has, arguably, brought to a close the era of extraordinary reform unleashed two decades ago when Hong Kong departed from British rule. Eight government ...

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Saturday, February 3, 2018 - 20:01

The Age

The Education State? Students lag behind state government goals
The Age
The state government launched the targets as a centrepiece of its Education State policy in September 2015 but has since remained quiet about how schools are tracking. The measures are calculated using a combination of NAPLAN results, the OECD's ...

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Sunday, February 4, 2018 - 03:21

Madison.com

On View: 'Paws & Effect — Animals in Education'
Madison.com
Art is not only a way of expressing oneself; it can also be used to bring attention to noteworthy topics. “Paws & Effect — Animals in Education,” on view in Gallery at Truax, 1701 Wright St., A1005, through Feb. 28, is an exhibit of candid pet ...

Sunday, February 4, 2018 - 06:18

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