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Where are children getting the best education?

Where are children getting the best education? | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
The latest PISA results show some considerable differences between countries.
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Putting a roof over their heads - Ahmedabad Mirror -

Putting a roof over their heads - Ahmedabad Mirror - | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
In a bid to provide financially backward families with affordable and sturdy roofing options, a duo designed panels with a new material invented just for this purpose
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NAPLAN: Bright kids fall behind at disadvantaged schools

NAPLAN: Bright kids fall behind at disadvantaged schools | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
Bright students in disadvantaged schools are at least two years behind their peers at wealthier schools, a new report using NAPLAN data reveals.
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India's obsession with English is depriving many children of a real education - Quartz

India's obsession with English is depriving many children of a real education - Quartz | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
Children learn more if they're taught in their mother tongue.
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The Unofficial Google Data Science Blog: Welcome to the unofficial Google data science blog

The Unofficial Google Data Science Blog: Welcome to the unofficial Google data science blog | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
RT @onurakpolat: Welcome to the unofficial Google #datascience blog http://t.co/2LBrfkQ00M
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India's obsession with English is depriving many children of a real education - Quartz

India's obsession with English is depriving many children of a real education - Quartz | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
Children learn more if they're taught in their mother tongue.
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Parents scrambling for alternatives to public schools amid sex-ed row | Toronto Star

Parents scrambling for alternatives to public schools amid sex-ed row | Toronto Star | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
Families who oppose the new curriculum looking at home-schooling, private education as possible options.
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Google Dreams of a World After Apps but It's a Nightmare for Rivals - Re/code

Google Dreams of a World After Apps but It's a Nightmare for Rivals - Re/code | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
"In an app world, Google is nothing."
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Some Uber trip info is publicly accessible through Google - PCWorld

Some Uber trip info is publicly accessible through Google - PCWorld | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
On Thursday, a site-specific search on Google for trip.uber.com produced dozens of links to Uber rides that have been completed and cancelled, in countries around the world including the U.S., England, Russia, France and Mexico.
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A College Education Can Protect Wealth In Difficult Times, Unless You're Black ... - ThinkProgress

A College Education Can Protect Wealth In Difficult Times, Unless You're Black ... - ThinkProgress | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
A new report shows black and Hispanic college graduates' wealth is less protected during recessions than white and Asian students' wealth.
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FREE Social Media Management Dashboard | Twitter/Facebook Marketing Tool | Commun.it

FREE Social Media Management Dashboard | Twitter/Facebook Marketing Tool | Commun.it | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
Easy Social Media Management - The leading Twitter/Facebook community manager
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Google Pushes Android One To Africa - TechCrunch

Google Pushes Android One To Africa - TechCrunch | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
Google is ramping up its Android One affordable smartphone program with a push into Africa. The first Android One smartphone for the region is being made by..
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Morgan Stanley Thinks Tesla's Real Battle Might Be With Apple, Uber And Google

Morgan Stanley Thinks Tesla's Real Battle Might Be With Apple, Uber And Google | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
If Tesla can tackle the market for self-driving and shared vehicles, it's vastly undervalued.
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Do schools kill creativity?

Do schools kill creativity? | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
Sir Ken Robinson makes an entertaining and profoundly moving case for creating an education system that nurtures (rather than undermines) creativity.
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Straight Talk: Who are the winners in India's higher education?

Straight Talk: Who are the winners in India's higher education? | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
Can there be winners in India's broken higher education system? Dr. Pushkar answers the question in the second article of this two part series on Winners and Losers in India’s Higher Education
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Break barriers to adolescent girls’ education around the world #62MillionGirls

Break barriers to adolescent girls’ education around the world #62MillionGirls | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
Education has helped all of us to become who we are today. In school we learn how to speak up, how to overcome hardships, and how to pursue our boldest dreams. Receiving an education empowers young people to change the world.
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The Unofficial Google Data Science Blog: Welcome to the unofficial Google data science blog

The Unofficial Google Data Science Blog: Welcome to the unofficial Google data science blog | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
RT @onurakpolat: Welcome to the unofficial Google #datascience blog http://t.co/2LBrfkQ00M
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Preparing Your Busy Life for Modern Online Education - Tech Cocktail

Preparing Your Busy Life for Modern Online Education - Tech Cocktail | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
Online education is a key element to the Information Age we live in. Busy lifestyles need flexibility, here's how to make digital learning work for you!
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Google might be facing a long and painful antitrust battle in India - Quartz

Google might be facing a long and painful antitrust battle in India - Quartz | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
The anti-monopoly watchdog CCI received at least two complaints claiming that Google indulged in potential anti-competitive conduct.
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Heston Blumenthal adds dash of spice to home economics GCSE

Heston Blumenthal adds dash of spice to home economics GCSE | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
The number of pupils taking home economics GCSE has dropped by 20% since 2004, so star chef has been brought in to stir things up
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How Government Can Support Effective Innovation in Education

How Government Can Support Effective Innovation in Education | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
There are few aspects of life more thoroughly dominated by government than education. This is particularly true of educational innovation.
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Why are you working for free? - Fortune

Why are you working for free? - Fortune | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
What drives so many budding careerists to take on long hours with no pay and act like they love it? In a word: hope.
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Google Hangouts now has its own website - The Verge

Google has given Hangouts a brand new home on the web. As of today, the messaging and video chat service is no longer buried inside of Google+ and Gmail: you can now just head to h...
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Design School vs Harvard MBA: which is harder?

Design School vs Harvard MBA:  which is harder? | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
A couple months ago I was sitting at Harvard Business School describing Daily Grommet to an investor.  When she learned I was an alum of the school, she asked me about my MBA experience.  I casuall...
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How Much Can You Save With Solar Panels? Just Ask Google - Wired

How Much Can You Save With Solar Panels? Just Ask Google - Wired | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
How much dough can you save if you install solar panels on your roof? The brains at Google—both human and artificial—can tell you.
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