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 2018-10-19 06:00 

The Strait Times

66 schools, including newly merged JCs, to get new principals next year...

SINGAPORE - Principals for the four newly merged junior colleges (JCs) will be appointed in December, as part of the Ministry of Education's (MOE) annual reshuffle exercise, said the ministry in a statement on Friday (Oct 19).. Read more at straitstim...

 2018-10-18 19:28 

The Times of India

8,000 new CBSE schools likely soon...

The revised bye laws were released by the minister for human resource development, Prakash Javadekar on Thursday where he said that the focus is on a transparent and hassle-free process. As first reported by TOI in July and August, 2018, affiliation bye l...

 2018-10-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

Nursing, engineering grads make their mark...

Ms Sabrina Tan's first taste of being a nurse was in secondary school, when she joined St John Ambulance Brigade as a co-curricular activity.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-10-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

SIT alumni get $2k in credits for courses...

Alumni from the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) will each receive $2,000 worth of credits which they can use for courses at the university.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-10-17 03:02 

The Strait Times

Singapore Institute of Technology alumni to receive $2,000 worth of credits for courses...

SINGAPORE - Alumni from the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) will each receive $2,000 worth of credits which they can use to take courses at the university.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-10-15 21:00 

The Strait Times

NUS scholarship targets young entrepreneurs...

National University of Singapore (NUS) students hoping to become entrepreneurs can apply for a new scholarship, thanks to a gift from renowned philanthropist Stephen Riady.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-10-15 10:00 

US News & World Report

Study Shows Limited Gains for Laptops in Classrooms...

Advocates hailed the Mooresville, N.C. school district after they introduced laptops. Now the benefits aren't certain....

 2018-10-15 09:56 

The Strait Times

New scholarship for entrepreneurial NUS students...

SINGAPORE - National University of Singapore (NUS) students hoping to become entrepreneurs can apply for a new scholarship, thanks to a gift from renowned philanthropist Stephen Riady.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-10-15 05:07 

Nashua Telegraph

[ NH ]

Modern challenges: Family combines travel, education...

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) A little fish on the East Coast that once provided vital protein for American colonists ...WILTON More than 60 years of family fun, and it keeps getting better.The annual Lions Club Penny Sale will ...Amherst and Milford school offici...

 2018-10-13 21:00 

The Strait Times

Uncertain world offers many opportunities: Ng Chee Meng...

While we live in an uncertain world today, it is also exciting and offers many opportunities, said Mr Ng Chee Meng, Minister in the Prime Minister's Office and secretary-general of the National Trades Union Congress.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-10-13 21:00 

The Strait Times

Pre-schoolers raise $15,000 for less fortunate kids...

Instead of spending his Saturday playing with toys at home in Bukit Batok, six-year-old Hon Hock Rong was hard at work selling keychains in Pasir Ris.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-10-13 13:48 

The Strait Times

Today's world is uncertain but it also offers many opportunities...

SINGAPORE - While we live in an uncertain world today, it is also exciting and offers many opportunities, said Mr Ng Chee Meng, Minister in the Prime Minister's Office and Secretary-General of the National Trades Union Congress (NTUC).. Read more at s...

 2018-10-13 11:03 

The Strait Times

NTU launches mobile app offering courses to working professionals...

SINGAPORE - Nanyang Technological University (NTU) has launched a mobile app with eight learning courses aimed at working professionals.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-10-13 10:01 

NPR

New Findings On School Shootings; Hurricane Shuts Classrooms; And Midterm Ballots On Education...

You're reading NPR's weekly roundup of education news....

 2018-10-12 22:09 

Seacoastonline.com

[ NH ]

UNH president: Freedom 'created by education'...

DURHAM — The official motto of the state of New Hampshire has had a profound effect on Dr. James W. Dean in his short time living in the state.Adopted from a toast written by Gen. John Stark in 1809, adopted as the official state motto in 1945 and e...

 2018-10-12 22:08 

Fosters.com

[ NH ]

UNH president: Freedom 'created by education'...

DURHAM — The official motto of the state of New Hampshire has had a profound effect on Dr. James W. Dean in his short time living in the state.Adopted from a toast written by Gen. John Stark in 1809, adopted as the official state motto in 1945 and e...

 2018-10-11 21:55 

US News & World Report

Teachers Crowdfund Millions for Classroom Supplies...

Online platforms are helping educators find funds for everything from pencils and books to field trips and computer programs....

 2018-10-11 21:00 

The Strait Times

City space for SMU students to live, learn...

Singapore Management University (SMU) undergraduates have a new space to call home on campus - the Prinsep Street Residences (PSR).. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-10-11 21:00 

The Strait Times

English teachers who spur critical thinking...

On some days, Dr Audrey Cheong Su-Wei, a 37-year-old General Paper teacher, goes to class with an...

 2018-10-11 16:50 

Gainesville Sun

Michelle Obama launches Global Girls Alliance for education...

WASHINGTON (AP) " Michelle Obama has launched a program to help empower girls worldwide through education.The former first lady announced the Global Girls Alliance, which aims to support more than 1,500 grassroots organizations combating the challenge...

 2018-10-11 10:46 

The Strait Times

9 teachers recognised in 11th edition of the Inspiring Teacher of English Award...

SINGAPORE - The winners of this year's Inspiring Teacher of English Award cited the importance of cultivating critical thinkers in the classroom, and encouraging students to think of multiple perspectives and to voice their own views.. Read more at st...

 2018-10-11 10:29 

The Strait Times

New space to live and learn for SMU students in the heart of the city...

SINGAPORE - Singapore Management University (SMU) undergraduates have a new space to call home on campus - the Prinsep Street Residences (PSR).. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-10-11 07:01 

Times Herald Record

Volunteers fight mental illness with education...

GOSHEN - This week is Mental Illness Awareness Week, established by Congress in recognition of efforts by the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) to increase awareness about mental illness.Dhanu Sannesy, president of NAMI Orange County, said the pu...

 2018-10-10 21:00 

The Strait Times

Employability boost for SUSS students at graduation...

Graduates from the Singapore University of Social Sciences (SUSS) did not collect just their degree certificates yesterday.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-10-10 21:00 

The Strait Times

Juggling work, family and night classes to earn degree at SUSS...

While most parents would be sitting down to help their children with homework, Ms Angela Goh had schoolwork of her own to do.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-10-10 09:13 

The Strait Times

Part-time mother, part-time student: SUSS grad juggled job, family and studies...

SINGAPORE - While most parents would be sitting down to help their children with their homework, Ms Angela Goh had schoolwork of her own to do.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-10-10 07:32 

The Strait Times

SUSS unveils initiatives to recognise non-academic excellence...

SINGAPORE - Graduates from the Singapore University of Social Sciences (SUSS) did not just collect their degree certificates on Wednesday (Oct 10).. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-10-10 03:45 

The Daily News

[ Galveston, TX ]

Fear of debt keeping some from pursuing education...

With high living costs, students in Galveston worry about their ability to repay debt after graduation....

 2018-10-08 21:00 

The Strait Times

NTU 'regrets' holding career fair targeted at top students...

Nanyang Technological University (NTU) said yesterday that it...

 2018-10-07 20:00 

The Strait Times

Learn the art of hospitality...

Interested in the tourism industry? Here is what you need to know. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-10-07 16:00 

The Strait Times

Exciting campus life in a vibrant city...

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 2018-10-07 15:00 

Arizona Daily Star

Education notes: Tucson teacher wins national award...

Education news from Tucson and Southern Arizona....

 2018-10-06 22:57 

The Strait Times

Evolution in education: Learning to see beyond grades...

Fewer mid-year exams, test-free Primary 1 ad 2, and no more class rankings. These are just the latest moves to steer Singapore away from being fixated on marks, but are they enough?. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-10-06 10:01 

NPR

DeVos Misses Rulemaking Deadline; Teachers Sue Loan Servicer; Detroit Students Strike...

Also in our weekly round of education news: For-profit college regulations stay in place, for now; a new study says to judge low-income schools on growth, not just achievement...

 2018-10-06 10:01 

WSHU

DeVos Misses Rulemaking Deadline; Teachers Sue Loan Servicer; Detroit Students Strike...

You're reading NPR's weekly roundup of education news. Report: Most schools now have high-speed internet access 40.7 million students have gained access to high-speed Internet over the last five years. That's according to EducationSuperHighway...

 2018-10-05 21:00 

The Strait Times

Course for pre-school Tamil, Malay language teachers...

Pre-school teachers may soon find themselves better equipped to teach mother tongue languages, with a new certification course being launched next year to sharpen their skills. Introduced by the Early Childhood Development Agency (ECDA) and National Insti...

 2018-10-05 11:31 

ekathimerini.com

High price for health, education...

Despite the impact of austerity on their household budgets, Greeks continue to spend a significant portion of their monthly income on private health and education to supplement public services, new research has revealed....

 2018-10-05 09:56 

The Strait Times

Pre-school children raise $250,000 for those in need...

SINGAPORE - More than 39,000 children from some 670 pre-school centres spent close to 1.2 million hours helping with community service projects this year.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-10-05 04:54 

The Strait Times

$3 million boost for the teaching of mother tongue languages in pre-school...

SINGAPORE - To beef up the teaching of mother tongue languages in pre-schools, up to $3 million has been set aside by the Early Childhood Development Agency (ECDA) to develop teaching resources and encourage teachers to go for training.. Read more at stra...

 2018-10-04 04:06 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Cash shortfall hits refugee education...

This week marked the opening of registration for Syrian children who plan to enroll in Lebanese public schools that offer an afternoon second shift for non-Lebanese students....

 2018-10-03 21:00 

The Strait Times

SkillsFuture changing education mindset, says Ong Ye Kung...

Singaporeans will need both knowledge and skills in order to thrive.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-10-03 21:00 

The Strait Times

Focus on true spirit of learning: Ong Ye Kung...

Singapore has been over-reliant on the...

 2018-10-03 17:22 

News & Observer

NC Gov. Roy Cooper names JB Buxton to education board after legislators rejected him...

North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper appointed three people to fill vacant seats on the State Board of Education. JB Buxton joins the board after his nomination for a different seat on the group was rejected by Republican legislators....

 2018-10-03 03:44 

The Strait Times

Tuition centres should not prey on parents' anxieties over removal of exams: Ong Ye Kung...

SINGAPORE - Education Minister Ong Ye Kung has strongly urged tuition centres not to...

 2018-10-01 13:53 

The Times of India

UPSC allows candidates to withdraw applications...
 2018-09-30 21:00 

The Strait Times

Electronic marking for exam scripts being tested...

Answer papers for national examinations taken in Singapore could be electronically marked in future.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-09-29 10:00 

NPR

Education Spending Bill; Yale Discrimination Investigation; Faults In Student Loan Forgiveness...

Also in our weekly education news roundup: 6 ways to talk to your kids about sex after Kavanaugh; Homeschooling is growing and changing rapidly...

 2018-09-29 10:00 

WSHU

Education Spending Bill; Yale Discrimination Investigation; Faults In Student Loan Forgiveness...

You're reading NPR's weekly roundup of education news. A new education budget awaits approval A new spending bill could add $581 million to the Department of Education's budget. The legislation would bolster career and technical training and p...

 2018-09-29 05:51 

The Strait Times

Special needs school uses virtual technology to teach pupils how to safely cross the road...

SINGAPORE - While crossing the street safely may be second nature to most, for special needs pupils, it is a skill that needs to be taught.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-09-28 21:00 

The Strait Times

The next steps to learning for life...

Change is a constant in education. Change is a constant in life. We do not change for change's sake. As we change, we are careful to retain the core strengths of our system to deliver students sound values and strong fundamentals in numeracy, literacy...

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