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 2018-07-17 21:53 

The Times of India

Unique ques paper for each JEE, NEET examinee?...

Competitive tests such as JEE main, NEET-UG and UGC NET are set for a major overhaul from next year. The changes include having a unique set of questions for each candidate, with a software picking questions at random, and multiple dates for taking an exa...

 2018-07-17 10:00 

US News & World Report

Minority Freshman Finds Dartmouth Tough but Promising...

A minority student at Dartmouth finds moments of cold, loneliness and nobody does the merengue....

 2018-07-17 04:01 

US News & World Report

Parents Fear for Kids' Safety in Schools Reaches Two-Decade High...

The level of concern about school security is the highest since 1998, according to a new survey that also shows strong support for mental health screening....

 2018-07-17 04:00 

The Augusta Chronicle

South Carolina Lottery earns record $435 million for education...

COLUMBIA, S.C. — The South Carolina lottery generated a record $435 million for education for the fiscal year that ended June 30.The South Carolina...

 2018-07-16 02:17 

Arizona Daily Star

Education notes: Lauffer Middle School to benefit from $10K Monsanto grant...

Education news from Tucson and Southern Arizona....

 2018-07-15 21:00 

The Strait Times

Constantly learning is key to staying competitive...

The current work environment is in constant flux due to technology, but LinkedIn's Feon Ang is confident of helping the company to meet any challenge head-on.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-07-15 21:00 

The Strait Times

SUSS lauded for marriage and baby bonus offer...

A university's offer of free classes to students who marry or have kids during their course of study has been welcomed by most students and academics interviewed, with some calling it a creative move.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-07-14 10:00 

WSHU

Vouchers In Puerto Rico; Secret Service Guides Schools; Special Education And Race...

You're reading NPR's weekly roundup of education news. Secret Service releases guide to prevent school shootings Build a team of people to monitor the school and its students. Define unacceptable and concerning behaviors. Have a hub where people c...

 2018-07-14 10:00 

KUOW

[ Seattle ]

Vouchers In Puerto Rico; Secret Service Guides Schools; Special Education And Race...

You're reading NPR's weekly roundup of education news. Secret Service releases guide to prevent school shootings Build a team of people to...

 2018-07-14 06:55 

The Strait Times

Storybooks for children to prepare them for emergencies...

SINGAPORE - To prepare schoolchildren in case of an emergency, storybooks showing how characters respond to such events have been distributed to them since April.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-07-13 21:00 

The Strait Times

Creating useful gizmos out of e-waste...

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 2018-07-12 23:23 

Providence Journal

$25M rehab at Providence Public Library to focus on 'lifetime education'...

The improved library will feature bigger windows, upgraded safety features, increased accessibility for people with disabilities, clearer wayfinding, temperature-controlled spaces for the special collections, improved stacks, new exhibition space and more...

 2018-07-12 21:00 

The Strait Times

Primary 1 registration: Balloting likely at 11 popular schools...

Children applying to 11 popular schools may need to face a ballot at the third of seven phases in the Primary 1 registration exercise.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-07-12 21:00 

The Strait Times

President Halimah attends NUS commencement...

It was a homecoming of sorts for President Halimah Yacob, as she attended the National University of Singapore (NUS) law school's commencement ceremony yesterday.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-07-12 19:33 

Tuscaloosa News

Millport native named president pro tem of State Board of Education...

The state school board member who represents Tuscaloosa County has been named president pro tem of the board.Jeff Newman, who represents District 7 on the State Board of Education, was elected to the post Tuesday. Cynthia McCarty, who represents District ...

 2018-07-12 17:30 

Tuscaloosa News

Millport native named president of State Board of Education...

The state school board member who represents Tuscaloosa County has been named president pro tem of the board.Jeff Newman, who represents District 7 on the State Board of Education, was elected to the post Tuesday. Cynthia McCarty, who represents District ...

 2018-07-12 14:52 

The Strait Times

Primary 1 registration: Children hoping to get into 11 popular schools may have to ballot...

SINGAPORE - Children applying to 11 popular schools may need to face a ballot, at the third of seven phases in the Primary 1 registration exercise.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-07-11 21:00 

The Strait Times

Not easy to change mindsets in efforts to cut stress: Indranee...

The stress Singapore students face is caused largely by the belief that there is a narrow gateway and one path to success.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-07-11 21:00 

The Strait Times

Move beyond focus on grades to embrace skills: Ong Ye Kung...

Singapore should not lose faith in meritocracy, even though it seems to have paradoxically led to systemic unfairness, Education Minister Ong Ye Kung argued yesterday.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-07-11 21:00 

The Strait Times

What's News: Jul 12, 2018...

Education Minister Ong Ye Kung said Singapore should not lose faith in meritocracy, even though it may seem to have paradoxically led to systemic unfairness within the education system....

 2018-07-11 14:15 

The Strait Times

Book launched 'to get Singaporeans to think' about the kind of society they want...

SINGAPORE - Graciousness might not seem like the most important thing in defining the success of a nation, but it is paramount for Mr Lim Siong Guan, the Institute of Policy Studies' 4th S R Nathan Fellow for the Study of Singapore.. Read more at stra...

 2018-07-09 21:00 

The Strait Times

Yearly revenue from school parking fees to total $8m-$10m...

The estimated revenue from charging teachers for parking will be $8 million to $10 million a year.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-07-09 02:13 

Arizona Daily Star

Education notes: Salvation Army partners with Fry's for school supply drive...

Education news from Tucson and Southern Arizona....

 2018-07-08 21:37 

The Times of India

Foreign boards gain ground; CIE to overtake CISCE...

With a year-on-year growth of 10 per cent between 2014 and 2016, and another 6.1 per cent in 2017, the UK-based CIE's strength in India is now at about 67,000, barely 7,000 students short of the numbers for the Council for the Indian School Certificat...

 2018-07-08 21:00 

The Strait Times

Youth festival collaboration a feast for eyes and ears...

Deftly, the young artists swooped and swirled the sand beneath their fingers, animating it into imaginative pictures while, in front of them, musicians rang out a musical backdrop with handbells.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-07-08 21:00 

The Strait Times

Degree holders face global competition in hunt for jobs...

In many developed societies, including Singapore, young people and their parents hold strongly to the belief that a degree will lead to better job prospects and subsequently afford them a comfortable life.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-07-08 20:00 

The Strait Times

5 key skills you need to be future-ready in your workplace...

How Singapore Polytechnic courses can equip professionals for the future economy. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-07-07 21:00 

The Times of India

JEE (main), NEET to be conducted twice a year...

Starting 2019, examinees will be able to appear for JEE Main in January and April of every year and for NEET in February and May for the academic sessions beginning in August of that year. The exams will be conducted by the newly formed National Testing A...

 2018-07-07 10:16 

The Times of India

JEE (Mains), NEET to be conducted twice a year...
 2018-07-06 21:00 

The Strait Times

Study awards for needy PSLE top scorers...

He was in the midst of preparing for his Primary School Leaving Examination (PSLE) when his father suffered a serious head injury.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-07-06 13:58 

The Strait Times

Straits Times and Samsung give out awards to pupils who overcame challenges and did well for their PSLE exams...

SINGAPORE - He was in the midst of preparing for his Primary School Leaving Examination (PSLE) when his father suffered a serious head injury.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-07-05 16:00 

The Strait Times

Learning beyond the classroom...

The Singapore campus of James Cook University (JCU) emphasises extra-curricular activities for a well-rounded education. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-07-05 12:23 

The Strait Times

Balloting for children of alumni from CHIJ St Nicholas Girls', Catholic High and Henry Park...

SINGAPORE - Parents hoping to secure spots for their children in three popular primary schools, which are also their alma mater, will have to go through balloting for a place and receive the results next Monday (July 9).. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-07-04 21:00 

The Strait Times

P1 balloting likely at 3 popular schools...

Parents hoping to get their children into three of the most popular primary schools might have to face balloting at what is considered an early point in the registration exercise.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-07-04 13:41 

The Strait Times

Early balloting for P1 places likely at CHIJ St Nicholas Girls', Catholic High School and Henry Park Primary...

SINGAPORE - Parents hoping to get their children into three of the most popular primary schools might have to face balloting at what is considered to be an early point in the annual registration exercise.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-07-03 21:00 

The Strait Times

Work experience to count for entry to full-time poly courses...

From next year, polytechnics will take into account the job experience of working adults who apply for full-time diploma courses, even if they do not meet the cut-off in terms of academic points.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-07-03 21:00 

The Strait Times

School placement exercise for returning S'poreans...

Singaporean children returning from overseas who wish to join a secondary school, junior college or Millennia Institute (MI) can apply to do so from today under the 2018 School Placement Exercise for Returning Singaporeans (Spers).. Read more at straitsti...

 2018-07-03 21:00 

The Strait Times

No significant rise in number of freelancers...

While the number of freelancers here has been creeping up, there has not been a significant uptick.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-07-03 21:00 

The Strait Times

Adult student balanced work, class and family...

Having to study for his Continuing Education and Training course while working did not affect Mr Richard Chai's family time.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-07-03 21:00 

The Strait Times

NTU fellowship gets boost from Swedish foundation...

The Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation, the largest private financier of research in Sweden, is donating $7.6 million to Nanyang Technological University (NTU) for a postdoctoral fellowship that focuses on artificial intelligence (AI) and autonomous sys...

 2018-07-03 11:48 

The Strait Times

Swedish foundation donates $16.4m to NTU to start fellowship programme for AI...

SINGAPORE - The Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation, the largest private financier of research in Sweden, is donating $16.4 million to Nanyang Technological University (NTU) for a post-doctoral fellowship that focuses on artificial intelligence (AI) and ...

 2018-07-03 08:09 

The Strait Times

Polytechnics to consider work experience of adult applicants for full-time diplomas...

SINGAPORE - From next year, polytechnics will take into account the job experience of working adults who apply for full-time diploma courses.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-07-02 13:01 

bakersfieldnow.com

Golden Gate Capital Acquires The Learning Experience, a National Franchise and Academy of Early Education...

SAN FRANCISCO & DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 2, 2018--Golden Gate Capital ("Golden Gate"), a leading private equity investment firm, today announced that it has acquired The Learning Experience, one of the nation's largest and f...

 2018-07-02 04:00 

The Augusta Chronicle

Sheriff's office educating drivers on new law...

Officers were at areas with a history of collisions Monday with signs informing drivers of the new hands-free law...

 2018-07-01 21:00 

The Strait Times

Deadline extended for media competition...

A last-minute surge of interest for the National Youth Media Competition has led its organisers to extend its closing deadline from June 30 to July 13.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-07-01 21:00 

The Strait Times

SkillsFuture, four years on...

It has been about four years since the term SkillsFuture was introduced to Singaporeans.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-07-01 20:00 

The Strait Times

Everything you need to know to join the fintech industry...

Discover how you can be a part of this fast-emerging sector. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-06-30 10:01 

KUOW

[ Seattle ]

Court Ruling Changes Course For Teachers Unions; Calif. Sues Student Loan Collector...

You're reading NPR's weekly roundup of education news. Supreme Court deals blow to unions The Supreme Court ruled on Wednesday that public...

 2018-06-30 10:01 

WSHU

Court Ruling Changes Course For Teachers Unions; Calif. Sues Student Loan Collector...

You're reading NPR's weekly roundup of education news. Supreme Court deals blow to unions The Supreme Court ruled on Wednesday that public sector unions can no longer collect mandatory fees from nonmembers. The 5-4 ruling in Janus v. AFSCME will a...

 2018-06-29 21:00 

The Strait Times

Don't pay too much attention to uni rankings, say experts...

Do not put too much weight on university rankings, which are at best a crude gauge for quality and can overlook an institution's true strengths.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

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