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Archive: October, 2012

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California and the Battle for Public Higher Education

News from Huffington Post: I am a proud alumnus of the University of California, Berkeley. I graduated this past May after receiving a world-class education at a reasonable price. I took classes with exceptional professors and got to know students from all races, socio-economic backgrounds, and places of origin. Today, my fellow graduates are productive [...]

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Moral education is high priority: Pallam Raju

News from TwoCircles.net: By IANS, New Delhi : Reviving moral education is high on the list of priorities of new Human Resource Development Minister M.M. Pallam Raju, who took charge Wednesday. The minister took charge after a traditional puja ceremony, worshiping Tirupati Balaji, believed to be an incarnation of Hindu god Vishnu. Raju said “heritage” [...]

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More emails hacked as ‘revenge’ for education cuts

News from Sydney Morning Herald: The Education Minister, Adrian Piccoli, has vowed to crack down on those responsible for hacking the email account of the NSW director-general of education. Photo: Peter Rae PMR The hacking of the email account of the NSW director-general of education was not an isolated case in the department and insiders [...]

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Hurricane Sandy Shutters Thousands of Schools

News from Education Week News: Redirect Notice  The previous page is sending you to http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2012/10/29/11hurricane.h32.html?tkn=QSWF3ZzjfiuJpipsVgFLaamgR4fY6AZmaj95 .  If you do not want to visit that page, you can >>> Read the full article Related News: EducationThis is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred [...]

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The Global Search for Education: The Education Debate 2012 -

News from Linda Darling … – Huffington Post: “Investing in high-quality teaching is the centerpiece of any successful educational system.” – Linda Darling-Hammond More than 8 in 10 Americans say education is an issue that is extremely or very important to them, according to an Associated Press-GfK poll earlier this year. Only the economy ranked [...]

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Education vacation: Enjoy Whidbey Island and learn how to weave

News from The Seattle Times: If You Go Weaving and fiber arts on Whidbey Where The Weavers’ School in Coupeville, Whidbey Island, offers workshops from April through October, at two levels: basic weaving and “Beyond the Basics.” Each weeklong class is $ 495, including materials (www.weaversschool.com or 360-678-6225). A less costly alternative for experienced weavers [...]

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Taliban’s attack on Pakistan education goes beyond one girl

News from Los Angeles Times: SWABI, Pakistan — Under a torrid sun on a parched patch of dirt, 65 young boys and girls wiped sweat from their foreheads and struggled to concentrate on their studies. There were no blackboards, no desks. Nearby, their white two-room country school sat abandoned, shrapnel holes gouged into the exterior. [...]

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Amid Slowing College Enrollment, Fears of Missing Goals

News from New York Times: Representative Dan Branch, Republican of Dallas, does not want to hear about the state’s education goals not being met. Bob Daemmrich for The Texas Tribune Raymund A. Paredes, the state’s commissioner of higher education. Expanded coverage of Texas is produced by The Texas Tribune, a nonprofit news organization. To join [...]

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UN official says sexual education important

News from Jakarta Post: Elly Burhaini Faizal, The Jakarta Post, Jakarta | National | Thu, October 25 2012, 10:45 AM Paper Edition | Page: 4 A visiting United Nations official has stressed the importance of sexual education for young people. He said that many in this age group are sexually active and as such, are [...]

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