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Times Higher Education - The week in higher education

7 June 2012. • Is a letter signed by the vice-chancellors of the universities of Oxford and Cambridge one of the most powerful pieces of paper in existence? Many will be wondering after a U-turn by the government last week on plans to cap the ...
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The challenges facing academic libraries in the 21st century

The challenges facing academic libraries in the 21st century | AICEI E-magazine | Scoop.it
Academic and research libraries are taking stock, providing a list of 2012′s most pressing trends. Here's a rundown for those interested, which surely includes not only publishers, but anyone concerned with the values ...
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How Culture, Belief System Retard Girl Child Education - AllAfrica.com

How Culture, Belief System Retard Girl Child Education - AllAfrica.com | AICEI E-magazine | Scoop.it
How Culture, Belief System Retard Girl Child EducationAllAfrica.comOther factors affecting girl-child education include poverty, school environment, government policies and the culture of the people amongst others.
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Shakesville: Culture Shocks

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Last week, I was a guest on Culture Shocks, the radio show hosted by Rev. Barry Lynn, whose name you probably recognize from his longtime position as Executive Director of Americans United for Separation of Church and ...
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Popular education app transmits kids' personal info to third party without ... - Fox News

Popular education app transmits kids' personal info to third party without ... - Fox News | AICEI E-magazine | Scoop.it
Popular education app transmits kids' personal info to third party without ...Fox NewsThe New Jersey attorney general reportedly claims in a lawsuit filed Wednesday that a developer for one of Apple's top-selling education apps collected children's...
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Obama uses UNLV stop to announce student loan repayment changes - Los Angeles Times

Obama uses UNLV stop to announce student loan repayment changes - Los Angeles Times | AICEI E-magazine | Scoop.it
Washington TimesObama uses UNLV stop to announce student loan repayment changesLos Angeles TimesIn a memorandum released Thursday, Obama instructed his administration to take steps to improve a student loan repayment plan, directing the Education ...
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Melinda Gates on the Importance of Evaluations in Shaping Effective Teachers | PBS NewsHour | June 4, 2012

Melinda Gates on the Importance of Evaluations in Shaping Effective Teachers | PBS NewsHour | June 4, 2012 | AICEI E-magazine | Scoop.it
Part of the American Graduate project addressing the country's high school dropout crisis, teachers across the nation have weighed in at town halls on what's working and what's not.
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CULTURE WARS - WND.com

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WND.comCULTURE WARSWND.comby Chuck NorrisEmail | Archive Chuck Norris is the star of more than 20 films and the long-running TV series "Walker, Texas Ranger." His latest book is entitled The Official Chuck Norris Fact Book." Learn more about his life...
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BP accused of attack on academic freedoms after scientists subpoenaed

BP accused of attack on academic freedoms after scientists subpoenaed | AICEI E-magazine | Scoop.it
Oceanographers say they fear erosion of scientific process after they were forced to turn over emails related to BP oil spill (#Davis BP accused of attack on academic freedoms after scientists subpoenaed http://t.co/IonwdS9f...)...
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The Differences Between Asian Americans And Third Culture Kids ...

The Differences Between Asian Americans And Third Culture Kids ... | AICEI E-magazine | Scoop.it
I was asked anonymously about the differences and similarities between TCKs (third culture kids) and Asian Americans. The person pointed out that they share some similarities, particularly in cultural identity and confusion.
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New York City Department of Education Selects Blackboard Collaborate for Use ... - MarketWatch (press release)

New York City Department of Education Selects Blackboard Collaborate for Use ...MarketWatch (press release)WASHINGTON, June 4, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- The New York City Department of Education (NYC DOE), the largest public school system in...
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PopSpots Tracks Down Places Where Pop Culture Events Took Place

PopSpots Tracks Down Places Where Pop Culture Events Took Place | AICEI E-magazine | Scoop.it
PopSpots is a wonderful personal project headed by New York-based real estate agent Bob Egan (aka the “Rock and Roll Detective”) who tracks down the exact location (mostly New York City) where interesting events in ...
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Education groups meet to oppose Government plans | Stuff.co.nz

Education groups meet to oppose Government plans | Stuff.co.nz | AICEI E-magazine | Scoop.it
Groups from across the education sector are meeting in Wellington today to work out their next moves in opposition to Government plans for the country's schools.
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Gates of Vienna: Is There a Genetic Component to Culture?

Gates of Vienna: Is There a Genetic Component to Culture? | AICEI E-magazine | Scoop.it
He's particularly appalled by the almost Nazi notion that there might be a genetic component to culture, which would imply that one population group cannot be totally replaced with another and produce the same result.
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International Entertainment News: Students Choose "Nothing Really ...

International Entertainment News: Students Choose "Nothing Really ... | AICEI E-magazine | Scoop.it
mission to break down the barriers in language, culture and geography. With 400 schools and over 15 million students, EF specializes in language schools, academic degrees, educational travel abroad and cultural exchange ...
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Education alternatives as China sits 'gaokao' - China Daily

Education alternatives as China sits 'gaokao'China DailyMillions of youngsters are hoping to pass it and qualify for further education in China.
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The office is shrinking as tech creates workplace everywhere

The office is shrinking as tech creates workplace everywhere | AICEI E-magazine | Scoop.it
New work culture, technology and green movement are shrinking office space. More people work from home and fewer want private offices.
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We want to hear what you think!

We want to hear what you think! | AICEI E-magazine | Scoop.it
As I’ve discussed in recent posts, libraries are forced to reevaluate their purpose in these changing times.  It is no longer enough to house books and information because with the help of t...
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Rethinking Culture and Mission

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This article, “Rethinking Culture and Mission,” is the result of many conversations with many people. In the summer of 2011, Epic Movement’s Leadership Development and Resource team engaged the questions: “What do we really believe about culture?
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Culture's role in national wealth - Bend Bulletin

Culture's role in national wealthBend BulletinInstead, culture explains far more — a seemingly taboo topic when economists nonchalantly suggest that contemporary export-minded Germans simply need to spend and relax like laid-back Southern Mediterraneans,...
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Romney's education plan will fail students - Central Florida Future

Romney's education plan will fail students - Central Florida Future | AICEI E-magazine | Scoop.it
Romney's education plan will fail studentsCentral Florida FutureBy Shayne Cheshire Now that Mitt Romney has all but assured the Republican presidential nomination, his campaign has begun to converge on the education issue.
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Strengthening Civil Society Through Arts and Culture | Mladiinfo

The Open Society Arts and Culture Program works at the nexus of arts, culture, human rights, and social advocacy. Through its grant program, the program strives to encourage broad-based critical reflection and catalyze ...
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Medical education: Assessment methods in medical teaching - by Dr Pandula Siribaddana - Helium

Medical education: Assessment methods in medical teaching - by Dr Pandula Siribaddana - Helium | AICEI E-magazine | Scoop.it
Medical teaching has developed steeply in the past decade and had many facets being introduced to its portfolio.
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Education 'reform' | Suburban Guerrilla

A parent and attorney cross-examines Penny Pritzker, billionaire member of the Chicago Board of Education. (She was Obama's finance chair.) Via Diane Ravitch: Farmer is a trial lawyer. He describes how he bristled when ...
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Greece: History and Culture 1.2 for iOS -Explore Greek History + ...

Greece: History and Culture 1.2 for iOS -Explore Greek History + ... | AICEI E-magazine | Scoop.it
Two brothers from the central Greece prefecture of Ftiothida, Tasos and Dimitris Voulgaris, today announce, Greece: History and Culture 1.2 for iOS, the co...
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