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Where Private School Is Not a Privilege

Where Private School Is Not a Privilege | Globicate - Global Education for a New Generation | Scoop.it
How does BRAC, the world’s largest NGO, educate more than 1.25 million of the world’s poorest children for free — and do a better job than government? (RT @neeravkingsland: Private schools for the poor?
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Thousands of small schools may be closed | Bangkok Post: news

Thousands of small schools may be closed | Bangkok Post: news | Globicate - Global Education for a New Generation | Scoop.it
Thousands of small schools may be closed as the government does not have enough budget to maintain all school and it will help improve education efficiency. (No money for schools but there's money for tablet PCs?
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hello little world Skypers

hello little world Skypers | Globicate - Global Education for a New Generation | Scoop.it
Hello Little World Skypers is a group of educators dedicated to collaborative International learning.
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How Fourth Graders Are Achieving World Peace

How Fourth Graders Are Achieving World Peace | Globicate - Global Education for a New Generation | Scoop.it
In 1978, John Hunter introduced a complex, immersive, interactive, collaborative, geopolitical game to his elementary school students. In 2011, he gained a global following when he delivered a TED ta
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National Geographic Education

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RT @NatGeoEducation: Glacier ice appears to be blue! Check out our resources on glaciers and related landforms! http://t.co/CQjGUmkdAg #geography #education
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Why Empowering Girls Is Key to Tackling Global Challenges

Why Empowering Girls Is Key to Tackling Global Challenges | Globicate - Global Education for a New Generation | Scoop.it
Shabana Basij-Rasikh: “Let’s not call the fact that girls don’t have access to education a cultural norm”http://t.co/VH63kumJUJ #GirlRising”
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Collaborative Learning Cultures - Educational Leaders to Learn From by Discovery Education

Collaborative Learning Cultures - Educational Leaders to Learn From by Discovery Education | Globicate - Global Education for a New Generation | Scoop.it
Watch Discovery Education's Collaborative Learning Cultures - Educational Leaders to Learn From on Livestream.com.
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In an Era of Global Competition, What Exactly Are We Testing For? | MindShift

In an Era of Global Competition, What Exactly Are We Testing For? | MindShift | Globicate - Global Education for a New Generation | Scoop.it
Renato Ganoza/Flickr   In this era of global competition, test scores are used as the primary benchmark to call out which countries will produce "s
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To Attract More Girls to STEM, Bring More Storytelling to Science | Budding Scientist, Scientific American Blog Network

To Attract More Girls to STEM, Bring More Storytelling to Science | Budding Scientist, Scientific American Blog Network | Globicate - Global Education for a New Generation | Scoop.it
Guest Post by Jonathan Olsen and Sarah Gross, teachers at High Technology High School in Lincroft, New Jersey

Women and girls are historically underrepresented in STEM (science, technology, engineering, ...
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Lock-out paralyses Danish schools

Lock-out paralyses Danish schools | Globicate - Global Education for a New Generation | Scoop.it
State schools are shut throughout Denmark because of a dispute between teachers and local authorities over working conditions.
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Education faculties 'unfairly attacked'

Education faculties 'unfairly attacked' | Globicate - Global Education for a New Generation | Scoop.it
A COALITION rebuke to education faculties for the poor quality of research is misdirected, says education academic Peter Goodyear. (Education faculties 'unfairly attacked' - The Australian: Education faculties 'unfairly attacked'The Australia...
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We started free education in a village near Bodhgaya, India in 2001. - via @NGOChildrenAid

We started free education in a village near Bodhgaya, India in 2001.  - via @NGOChildrenAid | Globicate - Global Education for a New Generation | Scoop.it
We started free education in a village near Bodhgaya, India in 2001. http://t.co/uZZcvCqC58
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India’s Innovative Tablet-Based Water and Health Education Campaign | INDIA CSR

India’s Innovative Tablet-Based Water and Health Education Campaign | INDIA CSR | Globicate - Global Education for a New Generation | Scoop.it
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Saudi government sanctions sports in girls' private schools

Saudi government sanctions sports in girls' private schools | Globicate - Global Education for a New Generation | Scoop.it
By Schams Elwazer, for CNN

(CNN) -- Saudi Arabian girls will be officially allowed to practice sports in private schools for the first time, according to an education ministry announcement reported in the nation's official press agency.
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Is the “School in the Cloud” the Future of Learning? | MindShift

Is the “School in the Cloud” the Future of Learning? | MindShift | Globicate - Global Education for a New Generation | Scoop.it
Schools, the way they're currently constructed, are not needed anymore, says educational researcher Sugatra Mitra, founder of Hole in the Wall project in India
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Jill’s Top 10 Apps for Earth Day - Smart Apps For Kids

Jill’s Top 10 Apps for Earth Day - Smart Apps For Kids | Globicate - Global Education for a New Generation | Scoop.it
Most of the time when we talk about the three R's it's reading, writing and arithmetic we are referring to. When April and Earth Day roll around the three R's can only mean Reduce, Reuse and Recycle.
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Global Action Week 2013

Global Action Week is a worldwide annual campaign organized by the Global Campaign for Education (GCE) to raise awareness of the importance of Education for All.
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TWEETS: Chechnya Is Not Czech Republic

TWEETS: Chechnya Is Not Czech Republic | Globicate - Global Education for a New Generation | Scoop.it
As new details about the suspects in the Boston Marathon bombings came to light, confusion on Twitter led some users to mistake Chechnya for the Czech Republic.
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6 Videos That Help Students Understand World War II | MindShift

6 Videos That Help Students Understand World War II | MindShift | Globicate - Global Education for a New Generation | Scoop.it
For history teachers, videos can be a powerful tool to contextualize events that seem intangible, or too far distant in the past. When it comes to World War
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How to Foster Collaboration and Team Spirit | MindShift

How to Foster Collaboration and Team Spirit | MindShift | Globicate - Global Education for a New Generation | Scoop.it
By Thom Markham Once they get to the working world, most students, in almost any job, will collaborate as a member of a team. And every student needs to be p
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Plans to drop climate change from national curriculum 'unacceptable'

Plans to drop climate change from national curriculum 'unacceptable' | Globicate - Global Education for a New Generation | Scoop.it
Letter signed by academics, politicians and business leaders warns proposals are unfathomable and short-sighted (UK gov thinks climate change not important enough for schools.
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The shocking rise of hungry children... in UK's schools

The shocking rise of hungry children... in UK's schools | Globicate - Global Education for a New Generation | Scoop.it
Rising numbers of children are going to school hungry due to a lack of money and interest from parents in providing a decent breakfast, research suggests. (@thunderdrums75 The shocking rise of #hungry #children...
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ATLIACA, Mexico: Mexican president faces teachers' revolt - Americas Wires - MiamiHerald.com

ATLIACA, Mexico: Mexican president faces teachers' revolt - Americas Wires - MiamiHerald.com | Globicate - Global Education for a New Generation | Scoop.it
Easter vacation was over, but there wasn't a teacher in sight at the boarding school for indigenous children on the edge of this sunbaked southern Mexico hill town.
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