Education

Idaho Education Notecard for June 23

As state leaders hope to encourage more high school graduates to continue their education, the flat scores are troubling — but the SAT isn't the sole predictor of future success. “I'm always concerned about a single measure,” State Board of Education ...and more »

LocalNews8.com

Education for all? Not in Iran

The global Education 2030 agenda was approved by ministers from all over the world in 2015. The Iranian government, led by President Rouhani, also signed on. Signatories committed themselves to - among other things - guaranteeing access to education ...and more »

Deutsche Welle

2017-06-23 18:42:13

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My internship advancing education policy that benefits every child

What projects have you worked on? I'm currently getting in touch with various states and their respective Boards of Education to discuss ways to engage stakeholders based on their recently submitted Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) plans to the U.S. ...

FIU News

2017-06-23 17:38:00

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Sir Ken Robinson: Finding Market Pressures To Innovate Education

There are unique pressures in the business of education. The current vision of education is so ensconced in the minds of so many of the world's population, that the necessary changes are nearly impossible to enact. Almost everyone that has experienced ...

Forbes

2017-06-23 15:32:00

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UB prof learns valuable lessons in year on front lines of education

At the start of the school year, Lynn Shanahan went from University at Buffalo professor to the front lines of public education. By the end, she had learned some valuable lessons - about what teachers are being taught, what it's really like in urban ...and more »

Buffalo News

2017-06-23 15:13:12

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Turkey to Stop Teaching Evolution Theory in High Schools: Education Board

... deleted from the standard biology textbooks used in schools and the material will be available only to students who go on to university studies from age 18 or 19, Alparslan Durmus, head of the national education board said in an online address this ...

U.S. News & World Report

2017-06-23 15:08:00

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