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Maharashtra: Higher government spending = Better education?
CNBCTV18
Editor's note: This is the second of a four-part series on the state of government school education, based on the latest study by Centre for Budget and Governance Accountability (CBGA) and CRY. The study focusses on six states – Bihar, Maharashtra, UP, ...

Friday, July 27, 2018 - 14:24

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Delhi Deputy CM Manish Sisodia says state wants good education for all kids
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The Arvind Kejriwal government in Delhi often makes headlines for the stand-off with the Lieutenant governor and the central government. However, it has captured attention of everyone by ramping up the state education budget. The Delhi government ...

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Friday, July 27, 2018 - 13:05

New York Post

How the city is failing my special-education students
New York Post
Working as a school principal in the South Bronx, I've seen a wonderful, vibrant community. Parents come to my school hoping an effective education will put their children on the path to achieving their dreams.

Friday, July 27, 2018 - 18:22

The Atlantic

Emails From Trump Education Official Reveal Ties to For-Profit Colleges
The Atlantic
This week, advocates for student-loan borrowers have seen some of their worst fears come true. More than a year after Education Secretary Betsy DeVos announced that the U.S. Department of Education would begin to unwind two Obama-era regulations ...

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Friday, July 27, 2018 - 14:33

Channel NewsAsia

Commentary: Two ideas to level the education playing field
Channel NewsAsia
SINGAPORE: The role of education in sustaining social and economic progress in Singapore is being robustly discussed today. It stems particularly from social phenomena like inequality, which have given rise to concerns whether the playing field will be ...

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Friday, July 27, 2018 - 18:31

Quartz

South Koreans are tired of bad sex education—and bad sex—in the #MeToo era
Quartz
Long before #MeToo took off, three South Korean teachers knew the country had a gender problem. As recently as 2015, South Korea's nationwide sex education curriculum blamed sexual violence in part on women not paying for dates, and made a point of ...

Friday, July 27, 2018 - 18:02

Bloomberg

Carson Block Says TAL Education 'Committing Fraud'
Bloomberg
Carson Block, chief investment officer at Muddy Waters, explains the firm's short of TAL Education Group after the Chinese tutoring company issued second-quarter revenue forecast that trailed the lowest estimate from Wall Street analysts. He speaks ...

Friday, July 27, 2018 - 12:21

Times of India

Enrolment in higher education goes up; Karnataka, AP record best pupil-teacher ratio
Times of India
NEW DELHI: Enrolment in higher education touched 25.8% this year, marginally up from last year's 25.2%, but the share of girl students remains lowest in institutions of national importance, according the annual survey conducted by the ministry of human ...
Enrolment ratio slow in higher educationDeccan Herald

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Friday, July 27, 2018 - 19:14

The Hindu

'Outcome-based education should not focus on employability alone'
The Hindu
Outcome-based education should not focus on employability alone. It has to have a broader perspective, Sudhanshu Bhushan, Head, Department of Higher and Professional Education, National Institute of Educational Planning and Administration, New Delhi, ...

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Friday, July 27, 2018 - 21:50

The Mainichi

More senior education officials wined and dined by bribery suspect, questioned by prosecutors
The Mainichi
TOKYO -- More senior officials at the education ministry, which has been shaken by the latest bribery scandal linked to Japan's space agency, were wined and dined by a former company executive at the center of the case, ministry sources have disclosed.

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Friday, July 27, 2018 - 22:58

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