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Conventional versus Modern Teaching Methodologies

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Is teacher only a translator? An interpreter? A reader? A speaking solution book? Or there can be other attributes that can be associated with a...
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World university subject rankings: the UK is back on top | Higher Education Network | The Guardian

World university subject rankings: the UK is back on top | Higher Education Network | The Guardian | Assignment Box | Scoop.it
As the latest QS world university subject rankings are released, we look at the big story from this year’s results – how UK universities are improving, despite an uncertain post-Brexit future
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Over one in 10 young people not in education or work, figures show

Over one in 10 young people not in education or work, figures show | Assignment Box | Scoop.it
More than 600,000 young people are not in work or education, new figures show.
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Cameron Wyllie: Why we must radically rethink education - The Scotsman

Cameron Wyllie: Why we must radically rethink education - The Scotsman | Assignment Box | Scoop.it
Politicians must be brave if children are to learn the skills they need, says ex-George Heriots’ head Cameron Wyllie.
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Education Policy Design: The High Stakes Business Of Educating Students

Education Policy Design: The High Stakes Business Of Educating Students | Assignment Box | Scoop.it
The business and practice of public education is driven by policy yet many corporations and U.S. school districts remain in need of developing legislative literacy to ensure viability of products and student outcomes.
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Forging a working alternative to university education - Yorkshire Post

Forging a working alternative to university education - Yorkshire Post | Assignment Box | Scoop.it
With growing pressure on A-level students to take a route that may not suit them, is it time to make apprenticeships more accessible? Natasha 
Meek reports.
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Government's planned test for four-year-olds will be 'damaging', education experts warn

Government's planned test for four-year-olds will be 'damaging', education experts warn | Assignment Box | Scoop.it
The Government’s plans for a new test for four-year-olds will be “damaging to young children”, parents, teachers and psychotherapists have warned.   A coalition of campaigners has called on the Department for Education to abandon its proposals to spend almost £10m on a new baseline assessment for children at the start of Reception.
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THE writer named as Australia’s top higher education journalist

THE writer named as Australia’s top higher education journalist | Assignment Box | Scoop.it
John Ross was recently appointed as title’s first Asia-Pacific editor
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South Africa appoints new higher education minister

South Africa appoints new higher education minister | Assignment Box | Scoop.it
Former science and technology minister Naledi Pandor will guide sector through new free tuition policy
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CSOs committed in implementation of Malawi govt education pledge

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In a bid to make the right to education a reality, education Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) have expressed commitment to work with education stakeholders in
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Fort Meade: Meade schools awarded grant for cyber education - Capital Gazette

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Fort Meade: Meade schools awarded grant for cyber education
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Should schools sell sports supplements to pupils? | Education | The Guardian

Should schools sell sports supplements to pupils? | Education | The Guardian | Assignment Box | Scoop.it
We ask whether it is right to encourage the use of muscle-building supplements
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‘We batter them with kindness’: schools that reject super-strict values | Education | The Guardian

‘We batter them with kindness’: schools that reject super-strict values | Education | The Guardian | Assignment Box | Scoop.it
‘Unconditional positive regard’ towards even badly behaved pupils is growing in popularity
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Georgia Department of Education must repay $2.1 million from fraud

Georgia Department of Education must repay $2.1 million from fraud | Assignment Box | Scoop.it
The agency misspent $5.7 million in 2007 and federal judges ordered the repayment
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'Free education' and we're stuck with mud schools

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The government’s funding of free higher education has been blamed for the “scandalous” slashes that have been made to school infrastructure budgets.
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House bills would extend same VA removal authorities to Labor, Education secretaries

House bills would extend same VA removal authorities to Labor, Education secretaries | Assignment Box | Scoop.it
Two members of Congress have introduced separate bills that would extend expedited disciplinary and removal procedures to employees and senior executives at the Education and Labor Departments.
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Australian opposition promises to restore demand-driven system

Australian opposition promises to restore demand-driven system | Assignment Box | Scoop.it
But Labor's Tanya Plibersek fuels concerns that funding could be diverted to further education
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National Offer Day: Parents must have choice when it comes to education

National Offer Day: Parents must have choice when it comes to education | Assignment Box | Scoop.it
Today, thousands of parents across the country will find out which secondary school has offered a place for their child.
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Even with money you still need education - The New Times | Rwanda

Education is not only a tool for making money; it can be good for our hearts and souls and as well, it has the power to make the world a better place.
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Four ideas for reforming higher education policy-making

Four ideas for reforming higher education policy-making | Assignment Box | Scoop.it
Practical ways forward for higher education policy reform include fixing the dysfunctional relationship between higher and vocational education or government-sponsored analysis of the future of work.
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More Scottish school leavers stay on in education

The number of people going to college and university in Scotland has continued to increase.
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Increase in numbers attending Catholic primary schools

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The number of children attending Catholic primary schools in Ireland continues to grow, and has grown more strongly this year compared to any other sector, according to the latest Department of Education enrolment data.
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Hampton school board opposes Pennsylvania education savings account bill | TribLIVE

Hampton school board opposes Pennsylvania education savings account bill | TribLIVE | Assignment Box | Scoop.it
The Hampton Township School Board is telling the state Legislature that a Senate bill that would give students in underperforming schools access to an educatio
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Higher Education Leaders and the Falling Total Fertility Rate | Technology and Learning

Higher Education Leaders and the Falling Total Fertility Rate | Technology and Learning | Assignment Box | Scoop.it
Tomorrow’s students.
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An education research institute won't take politics out of the classroom

An education research institute won't take politics out of the classroom | Assignment Box | Scoop.it
Labor’s pledge injects much-needed funds into education research, but it problematically evokes a biomedical model of research and teaching practice.
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Why education is the only antidote to fake news

Why education is the only antidote to fake news | Assignment Box | Scoop.it
Facebook’s ‘VP of ads’ Rob Goldman recently said on Twitter: "Disinformation is ineffective against a well-educated citizenry. Finland, Sweden and Holland have all taught digital literacy and critical
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