The Guardian

School considers Friday afternoon closures to stop teacher 'burnout'
The Guardian
A document published on the Northamptonshire school's website said it was proposing to send children home at 1.15pm on a Friday afternoon. Pupils would still get more than the number of hours of classroom time per week recommended by the government, it ...

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Friday, April 27, 2018 - 11:22

Financial Express

Higher education reforms: UGC must transition from regulator to facilitator
Financial Express
In my last article in FE, 'The GST lesson for education', August 4, 2017, (goo.gl/1eLno6), I had argued why a plethora of regulatory bodies in higher education was leading to the segmentation of the sector, much to the detriment of the teaching ...

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Friday, April 27, 2018 - 17:27

Times Higher Education (THE) (blog)

A philosophical defence of the traditional lecture
Times Higher Education (THE) (blog)
And, according to Carl Wieman, there should be no Lazarus-style resurrection. Wieman, a Nobel prizewinning advocate of active learning from Stanford University, argued here, just over a year ago, that belief in the value of traditional lecturing was ...

Friday, April 27, 2018 - 19:07

Arizona Daily Star

Proposed education funding initiative raises taxes on Arizona's wealthiest
Arizona Daily Star
PHOENIX — With no movement from the governor and GOP lawmakers, a coalition of teachers, parents and education advocates are going to take their case for more state aid directly to voters. The plan would boost the state income tax by 4.46 percent on ...
Colorado teachers rally for a second day at the state Capitol to demand education funding increaseThe Denver Post
Higher taxes for rich sought to fund Arizona educationABC15 Arizona
Arizona teachers begin strike as wave of education walkouts rolls westThe Guardian
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Friday, April 27, 2018 - 17:51

CNBC

ValueAct reveals bet on Strayer Education due to its AI investments
CNBC
Strayer has been taking their tuition down to make it more affordable. That's the big problem in education, affordability," he said on CNBC's "Closing Bell" Friday in an interview with Kelly Evans. "And they've been investing in artificial intelligence ...

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Friday, April 27, 2018 - 15:38

Pittsburgh Jewish Chronicle

As survivor population dwindles, we must ensure Holocaust education for all
Pittsburgh Jewish Chronicle
Ongoing education is the only response to the Claims Conference survey that so clearly indicates the dearth of knowledge about the Holocaust. Teachers still need the support of administrators and organizations like the Holocaust Center of Pittsburgh ...

Friday, April 27, 2018 - 09:31

Dayton Daily News

Education program pays off for civilian nuclear engineering graduate
Dayton Daily News
The CDE program, managed by Headquarters, Air Force Personnel Center provides developmental education and leadership opportunities that will prepare Air Force personnel to anticipate and successfully meet challenges across the wide range of Air Force ...

Friday, April 27, 2018 - 14:09

Rappler

10M out-of-school children worldwide to get primary education
Rappler
EAA Foundation said in a statement that it worked on the Education Above All program with its partners to reach these numbers for the last 6 years. To date, the program has enrolled 6.6 million out-of-school children around the world, and will secure ...

Friday, April 27, 2018 - 22:39

KRDO

Thousands rally at Colorado State Capitol for education support
KRDO
DENVER - It was fitting that a rally for education at the Colorado State Capitol in Denver would start with a lesson, but educators from around the state didn't gather for an update on trigonometry, they were learning the chants that would be shouted ...
Colorado teachers rally for a second day at the state Capitol to demand education funding increaseThe Denver Post
Southern Colorado teachers demand education funding reformKOAA.com Colorado Springs and Pueblo News
Pot Taxes Don't Fix Colorado's Education Funding Problems. Here's WhyColorado Public Radio
Journal Advocate -KTAR.com -FOX31 Denver
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Friday, April 27, 2018 - 17:53

World Bank approves 90 mln USD credit to Cambodia for higher education
The Cambodia Daily
The World Bank has approved 90 million U.S. dollars in financing to support Cambodia's efforts in improving the quality of higher education and research in the country and broadening access to higher education for disadvantaged students, according to ...

Saturday, April 28, 2018 - 00:28

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