The old city of Sana’a. Photo: UNESCO/Maria Gropa The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) urged combatants not to neglect the protection of Yemen’s cultural heritage in the wake of the human tragedy...Show More Summary
NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York state lawmakers agreed a budget plan late on Sunday night that includes much-debated ethics and education reforms, state governor Andrew Cuomo and legislative leaders said in statement. Cuomo proposed aShow More Summary
The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens in San Marino will open its new $68 million education and visitor center next Saturday, April 4.
Ruth Conniff at The Progressive writes The Growing Progressive Movement to Save Public Education. An excerpt: All over the country, a growing movement of parents, teachers, and students is rising up against over-testing, school closings,...Show More Summary
Online education is gaining credibility, and MOOCs seem to be finding their footing, after burning bright and then sort of flaming out. So perhaps it's no surprise that Yale announced an online physician assistant master's program on...Show More Summary
First Lady Michelle Obama celebrated the beauty, power and tenacity of black women while spreading her own message of education for girls.
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I spend a lot of time writing about how much more producers and non-profits could be doing to encourage a new theater audience. That begins at the youngest of ages. As arts education continues to get cut across the country, someone needs to pick up the slack. Show More Summary
Boko Haram means “Western” or “non-Islamic” education is a sin. Boko Haram fighters attacked several villages in Northeastern Nigeria this week. The Islamists shot villagers and beheaded several more with chainsaws. Russia Today reported, via Religion of Peace: Militants from … Continue reading ?
Tim Cook plans to donate his entire wealth to charity, after setting money aside to pay for a 10-year-old nephew's college education.
Disabled people's voices are often missing from mainstream history. But texts reveal that a group of forgotten blind activists fought for inclusive education during Victorian times.
In the episode, we speak with Eric Stackpole and David Lang from the OpenROV project about their telerobotic submarine built to make underwater exploration and education affordable....
The Commercial Appeal has a story today about the planned shuffling of schoolchildren to serve the needs of the corporate reform welfare artists who are lined up at the public school feeding trough in Memphis..... In three years, the ASD has taken 7,100 students and the $11,000 SCS would get each year for each student. Show More Summary
Was Formula 1 in your syllabus growing up? Probably not, but times are changing. As of this year, Formula 1 cars have made the grade, and will be appearing in public school curriculum. NASCAR’s Acceleration Nation puts your child in the driver’s seat with an inspirational dose of STEM education. Show More Summary
“The typical demographic of the audience for the young company’s work isn’t enough to educate our young performers about the needs of an audience. How will they ever fulfil their potential as artists and theatre-makers without that understanding?”
“Complaints of discrimination to the [Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights] have soared from 6,364 in fiscal 2009 to a record of 9,989 in the most recent fiscal year.” [Lyndsey Layton, Washington Post] Most notable sentence...Show More Summary
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) -- Michelle Obama celebrated the beauty, power and tenacity of black women while spreading her own message of education for girls at Black Girls Rock!, an annual event honoring trailblazing women of color from all walks...Show More Summary
There are hundreds, if not thousands of career paths that one can select. It doesn’t matter if you are looking for a job after finishing your education. Or even if you are bored of working in your industry and want to work elsewhere. There’s always going to be a career choice out there for you. [...]Show More Summary
At the annual Black Girls Rock! ceremony Saturday in New Jersey, Michelle Obama celebrated “the beauty, power and tenacity of black women while spreading her own message of education,” The Associated Press reports.