Ballarat Courier

Department of Education dismisses teacher's joke about suicide
Ballarat Courier
Tragically suicide has always been with us. But a combination of its growing impact on communities and a more vocal demand to address its causes, has elevated its status as a subject that must be talked about publicly. Part of this has been the need to ...

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Tuesday, December 4, 2018 - 19:06


Grant expands policy education
Michigan State University's Institute for Public Policy and Social Research, or IPPSR, will expand its role as a hub for critical policy leadership, education and learning with a grant from the Michigan Health Endowment Fund amounting to nearly $450,000.

Tuesday, December 4, 2018 - 12:33

Orlando Sentinel

Education commissioner Pam Stewart resigns, clearing way for DeSantis to tap Corcoran
Orlando Sentinel
Education Commissioner Pam Stewart resigned Tuesday, clearing a path for Gov.-elect Ron DeSantis to move former House Speaker Richard Corcoran into the job. In her resignation letter, Stewart said the move made sense “in light of recent election ...
Florida education commissioner Pam Stewart resignsTampa Bay Times (blog)

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Tuesday, December 4, 2018 - 16:00

Irish Times

Feeder schools and education
Irish Times
Sir, – I think we should congratulate our Department of Education – otherwise known as the permanent government – and the many ministers for education who have worked hard over the decades to achieve a college progression rate of 100 per cent for ...

Tuesday, December 4, 2018 - 19:14

The Guardian

'An education arms race': inside the ultra-competitive world of private tutoring
The Guardian
Among them are a shift worker, Malik Ijaz, and his wife, Ayesha, who have been bringing nine-year-old Abubakar and his seven-year-old sister, Amna, to the centre for nearly two years. It is a big expense for the family, but the children's education is ...

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 - 01:01

Economic Times

Will my mutual funds help me to create an education fund?
Economic Times
L&T Emerging Businesses Fund: Rs 4,000/month. I am 33 years old and need a corpus of Rs 50 lakh after 15 years for my daughter's education and marriage. My risk profile is moderate.Please advise whether I need to change my portfolio or add few funds.

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 - 00:21
Bacow Talks 'Difficult Times for Higher Education' at Medical School Symposium | News  Harvard Crimson

University President Lawrence S. Bacow praised the Medical School's health policy department and discussed the importance of higher education at a ...

Tuesday, December 4, 2018 - 20:56
Andy George named new president of the Stamford Board of Education  The Advocate

STAMFORD — Andy George has been named the new president of the Stamford Board of Education. George was elected president Tuesday night, replacing ...

Tuesday, December 4, 2018 - 22:06
How 'green schools' can impact quality of education  The New Times

Education Minister Eugene Mutimura and students plant a tree at Kigusa Primary School in Bugesera District last week. The exercise was part of agenda of the ...

Tuesday, December 4, 2018 - 15:57
Posting payslips cost Department of Education €1.8m last year  The Irish Times

Payslips for employees and retirees account for 81 per cent of department's postal costs.

Tuesday, December 4, 2018 - 01:05