As college commencement season approaches graduates might be
surprised to hear they should expect improving job prospects,
according to a new study released Thursday by CareerBuilder and
The government's education reforms do not "carry the risk" of
huge centralisation of power ( Clegg calls for 'middle tier' of
authority to run free schools , 25 October). That centralisation
has already occurred. Michael Gove can now open, close or fund
schools in England at any level he chooses and site them wherever
he thinks fit. He can also tinker with the examinations system or
the national ...
ANSAN, South Korea – Students in the city hit hardest by the
South Korean ferry disaster returned to classes Thursday, their
school campus a tragic landscape of yellow ribbons, chrysanthemums
and photos of classmates and teachers who make up the vast majority
of the more than 300 people feared dead.
The Australian Government plans to conduct the National
Assessment Program — Literacy and Numeracy (NAPLAN) online from
2016. This presents a significant challenge for Australia’s 9,500
schools. More »
STOCKTON- Students at Wilhelmina Henry School in Stockton got
a civic lesson that struck close to home after one of their
teachers took her U.S. citizen’s oath at a school ceremony.
Substitute teacher Heidy Keller is from Columbia but moved …
SAN ANTONIO — Students from Brandeis High School and Keystone
Middle School have slugged their way past regional tournaments to
qualify for the National Science Bowl competition in Washington,
D.C. and are headed there this week. Started in 1991 by the U.S.
Department of Energy, the competition covers earth science,
biology, chemistry, physics and algebra. Jason Nydegger, a high
school Advanced ...
Education again took center stage in the Texas governor's
race Wednesday as Republican candidate Greg Abbott unveiled a
second round of proposals to reform the state's system. The
proposal was part of a package of reforms Abbott unveiled at
Northbrook High School in west Houston.
Two college football players were arraigned in Massachusetts
Superior Court on Wednesday for allegedly kicking and beating a
homeless man until a passerby shielded the victim's body with her
own, the Suffolk County District Attorney's Office said.
Boston College tight end C.J. Parsons hangs on to a pass in
front of Villanova's Corey Majors. (Boston Globe) Credit: Craig
“CJ” Parsons, a 22-year-old senior at Boston College who was a
tight end on the school’s 2013 football team, and 23-year-old
Anthony Varrichione, a former Marist College quarterback, pleaded
not guilty Wednesday to a January attack on a homeless man in
Over 200 enraged uMlazi students on Tuesday attacked the car
and home of a teacher who they believe raped a grade 11 boy that
committed suicide after the alleged assault, reported the Daily
News on Wednesday. According to the report, the boy allegedly told
teachers about the incident but they did not help him. He
Parchment, a leading technology company which streamlines the
request, delivery and sharing of verified credentials, has unveiled
College Match, a new online tool that personalizes the application
Two students from St Xavier's College and the Director of a
management college stand solidly behind Dr Fr Frazer Mascarenhas
for writing a mail to his students that has been panned by the
Bharatiya Janata Party as an attempt to influence young
Three out of five online job advertisements are for
white-collar professional and STEM occupations. (PRWeb April 22,
2014) Read the full story at
Camarillo, Calif., April 22, 2014 – Students in an innovative
CSU Channel Islands (CI) class will stage the first College Night
at the Carnegie Art Museum in Oxnard on Thursday, May 1, from 6 to
9 p.m., in an extravaganza featuring art, live sculptures, music,
gourmet food trucks, workshops, tours, and prizes.
Victoria University of Wellington Students’ Association
President Sonya Clark sends her support to the victims of this
weekend’s assaults and is calling for greater action to keep
students safe on campus and around Wellington. "The recent assaults
have shocked the student community, and come after years of
warnings about safety issues in the area." VUWSA had raised
student’s concerns about the ...