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Daily News Flash 747

Issue 747, Thu 19 April 2018: KEEP UP YOUR PROFESSIONAL KNOWLEDGE! More articles are available: www.flexlearnstrategies.net/news/ Quote of the Day "Establishing lasting peace is the work of education; all politics can do is keep us out of war" - Maria Montessori...

Daily News Flash 746

Issue 746, Wed 18 April 2018: KEEP UP YOUR PROFESSIONAL KNOWLEDGE! More articles are available: www.flexlearnstrategies.net/news/ Quote of the Day "The heart or spirit must be as active as the brain if purposeful learning is to last a lifetime" - C. Lewis UK Pledges...

Daily News Flash 745

Issue 745, Tues 17 April 2018: KEEP UP YOUR PROFESSIONAL KNOWLEDGE! More articles are available: www.flexlearnstrategies.net/news/ Quote of the Day "Education is learning what you didn’t even know you didn’t know" - Daniel J. Boorsti Why Designing for Disability Leads...

Daily News Flash 744

Issue 744, Thurs 12 April 2018: KEEP UP YOUR PROFESSIONAL KNOWLEDGE! More articles are available: www.flexlearnstrategies.net/news/ Quote of the Day "a good head and a good heart are always a formidable combination, but when you add to that a literate tongue or pen,...

Daily News Flash 743

Issue 743, Wed 11 April 2018: KEEP UP YOUR PROFESSIONAL KNOWLEDGE! More articles are available: www.flexlearnstrategies.net/news/ Quote of the Day "Children learn more from what you are than what you teach" - W. E. B. DuBois Ken Robinson & Lou Aronica: What Happens to...

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Digital tool teaches Indian boys about gender equality

Rajasthan, India - Nineteen-year-old Sahil*, who lives in Kolaheda village in the northern state of Rajasthan, felt embarrassed and confused about the way his body changed during his adolescence. It...

Enrolled, but not educated

Mohit is enrolled in Class VII at a government school in a village just an hour from Bhopal. He goes to school most days, has a good group of friends he likes socializing with, and says he "wants to...

MOE will work towards a more diverse education system: Ong Ye Kung – Singapore

The education system will take into account  "not just top-down national needs, but also bottom-up aspirations", says Acting Minister Ong Ye Kung. The Ministry of Education (MOE) will work towards...

Unesco launches Malala fund

"United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organisation (Unesco) Director General Irina Bokova and the Pakistan’s Minister of State for Education, Training and Standards in Higher Education...

New education tool: Tabs with literacy apps

Tablets loaded with literacy apps may help improve the reading skills of young children living in economically disadvantaged communities, say scientists who have launched new trials of the devices...

School too far from this village, but education isn’t

Last year, three youngsters packed their bags to head for a remote, Naxal-affected village, deep inside Gadchiroli. After finishing their education, they wanted to reach out to those who needed it...

Singapore in 2035 to be inclusive and innovative: DPM Tharman

The Singapore 20 years from now will be an innovative and deeply inclusive one, where a new generation of Singaporeans define their own purpose in life, each with a sense of individuality, in a...

Girls Denied Education in Afghan Province

By Sabawoon Locals complain that minimal resources and poor security are excluding female students. Residents of Maidan Wardak province in central Afghanistan have criticised the government for...

MOBILE EDUCATION FOR 1 MILLION PHILIPPINE OUT-OF-SCHOOL YOUTHS

"Global and local players launched on Wednesday, Sept. 25, a “ground-breaking” collaborative effort to provide mobile education to Filipino out-of-school...

School’s out for students as PMC, NGOs squabble over funds for buses

"School's out for students as PMC, NGOs squabble over funds for buses. NGOs who provide buses claim they receive no support from civic body; officials say the bus network is running smoothly." Find...

Inspiring Nepali girls to take control of their lives

In rural Nepal, girls face countless barriers that prevent them from enrolling and remaining in high school. Some relate to cultural and family traditions; others to school practices and facilities....

96,000 disadvantaged children to be enrolled in 3,100 new learning centres

"The government will be able to enroll about 96,000 disadvantaged children in 3,100 new learning centres established in 85 new upazilas under the 2nd Reaching Out-of-School Children (ROSC II)...

Over 400 refugee kids drop out of school

NANCY SIAME, Lusaka MINISTER of Home Affairs Davies Mwila says 475 refugee children have dropped out of school this year due to lack of financial support. Mr Mwila said about 200 identified children...

Legends of Learning Gains Ground in Helping Students Succeed with Science

Innovative education technology firm Legends of Learning closed its seed round of fundraising with a total raise of $9 million. The fundraising round follows the successful launch of its initial...

Life skills education centre for underprivileged kids launched

Thiruvananthapuram: A team of students from IIM Kozhikode have lend their support to the underprivileged students of Government UP School, Karakulam by coming up with a centre for life skill...

Cost of education in Delhi tripled in 7 years

Children’s education is burning three times as big a hole in the pocket for Delhi parents as it did seven years ago. A government survey shows amid rising fees charged by private schools and...

Singapore: Disadvantaged Singapore students do better than OECD peers: Dr Puthucheary

SINGAPORE: Disadvantaged students in Singapore do better than those of similar backgrounds from other developed countries, Senior Minister of State for Education Janil Puthucheary said in Parliament...

Kenya: Textbook policy will enhance quality, equity in education

08 January, 2018 In Summary Textbooks create space for students to reflect, and learn how to learn—just what the competence-based curriculum aims at. When President Uhuru Kenyatta flagged off Sh7.5...

Project-Based Learning in Colombia

Project-based learning is enjoying a global groundswell of interest as schools around the world adopt strategies to prepare their students for future success. In Colombia, the need for a new kind of...

Indians increasingly prefer private education, 71 million take tuitions

In a recent "Mann Ki Baat" address, Prime Minister Narendra Modi stressed that every government should focus on quality learning and outcomes rather than the school enrolment. His concerns,...

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Retaining kids in school a tough ask

"Although the number of children enrolled in schools has increased over the last decade, the retention of these students in school remains a challenge for the government, said the Ministry of Education today. Currently, more than 70 per cent of children enrolled in...

Donors Must Reverse Decline in Aid to Basic Education

"Globally, the human and financial cost of this failure is enormous: 130 million primary school- age children worldwide are not learning the basics despite at least four years in school, at an annual cost of $129 billion, as the latest Education for All Global...

Schools and skills, Pakistan

"Although education is supposed to lead to progress and prosperity, Pakistan’s socioeconomic realities demand that we broaden our definition of education beyond its general concept of primary, secondary school, college and university education. According to the...

A renewed model of education

"The recently released Annual Status of Education Report (ASER) on rural education in India contains two main findings. First, learning levels among primary school age children in rural India continue to be shockingly low despite a steady increase in education...

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