A Mexican student was among 60 from around the world who were chosen to attend Global Youth Summit 2017 during the past week and discuss ideas to change the world. Eric FULL STORY The post Mexican student is Global Changemaker appeared first on Mexico News Daily.
The Russian president has been talking to students about his classical tastes. ‘I always listened with pleasure and to so-called popular classical music – Bach, Beethoven, and Mozart, of course. Maybe, first of all, Mozart, for me. ‘Of our own – Rachmaninov. And Schubert/Liszt ‘Ständchen’ – wonderful, I really love this melody: Schubert in Liszt’s adaptation.’ […]
A student at Monday’s TC Sessions: Robotics event in Cambridge asked me “How do I launch a successful startup?” I explained that I might not be the person at the show best equipped to answer, but I offered some simple advice nonetheless:...Show More Summary
Similar marches by teachers, parents and students took place in 11 other cities nationwide.
With each twist in the health-care debate, staff members wonder whether funding could be at risk.
Paul Spencer teaches politics and government to high school students in Little Rock and for the past several years led a group that's pushed for stricter ethics rules and campaign … Click to Continue »
Muhammad Abu Ghanam, 20, a student at Bir Zeit University, was shot by Israeli forces during demonstrations in East Jerusalem and died in al-Makassed hospital. A crowd of Palestinian men hauled his body in bloodied sheet over the hospital walls to prevent Israeli forces from doing what they often do, confiscating demonstrators' bodies. Abu Ghanam had a funeral shortly after.
University Rejects $3 Million From a Donor That Wanted an LGBTQ Student Group Shut Down Samford University recently turned down a $3 million donation from the Alabama Baptists Convention over an LGBTQ student organization Unicorn Booty - Unicorn Booty brings you the best news, pop-culture, and opinions on the web!
A former U.S. senator and ambassador to China is encouraging patient and polite persistence in efforts to free an American university student from jail in China. Max Baucus says he … Click to Continue »
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has signed legislation requiring the state to give guidance to public schools about policies for transgender students. The civil rights group Garden State Equality applauded … Click to Continue »
The state is offering free workshops on college financial aid applications for school counselors and administrators. A permanent change in federal policy now allows students to submit free applications for … Click to Continue »
Veteran teacher Len Saunders knows how important a strong male role model can be for students.
CATHY YOUNG IN THE NEW YORK TIMES: Betsy DeVos Is Right: Sexual Assault Policy Is Broken. “Many complaints by students accused of assault claim anti-male bias in Title IX enforcement. In some cases, that conclusion is difficult to avoid.” Many colleges offer a hostile educational environment on account of sex where male students are involved. […]
Eleven-year-old Liz Ondoma thinks talking babout gender equality in schools is important.
I teach a course at Lehigh University called The Sociology of Reality TV. At some point in the semester, I ask students how others react when they mention that they’re taking the class. At least one student will venture, “People can’t believe I’m getting course credit for this,” eliciting laughter...
Being a student does not only mean that you have to do well at school. Here are some apps that can help you with a balanced life. The post Be Smart: 6 Plus Must Have Apps for Students appeared first on The Good Men Project.
Note:...and today? Your children.... We are well past the canary in the coalmine stage. The frog in the pot is well and truly cooked. As children in first world nations fall further behind their parents' and grandparents' generation and...
Large numbers of homeless children may never have access to services they are entitled to. Saturday, July 22 marks the 30-year anniversary of the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act, the federal government’s first major legislative response to homelessness. Show More Summary
Even Millennial students in Japan seem not to have too hard a time comprehending how ridiculous this enduring song is.
Over time, assessments made by teachers are better indicators of student achievement than standardized tests. The post Students’ Test Scores tell us more About the Community they live in than what they know appeared first on The Good Men Project.