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No retrial for 'sex on plane' teacher Eleanor Wilson
Wed, 17 Oct 2018 15:06:30 GMT
The BBC understands "a number of factors" were behind the decision not to pursue the case.
The students who fear for their ambitions amid college cuts
Wed, 17 Oct 2018 11:38:19 GMT
Teenagers share their views as staff and students prepare to protest against further education cuts.
Thousands of babies in toxic homes, warns commissioner
Wed, 17 Oct 2018 08:35:25 GMT
Too many babies in England live in homes blighted by addiction, violence and mental ill-health - report.
Harvard - should race count in university admissions?
Wed, 17 Oct 2018 11:01:00 GMT
The elite US university faces a legal challenge over its student selection policy but denies unfairness.
Arts leaders call for more school funding
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 01:05:17 GMT
The Tate and the Royal Shakespeare Company want an "arts premium" for England's schools.
Which? testing reveals 'unsafe' child stair gates
Mon, 15 Oct 2018 17:13:56 GMT
Consumer group Which? urges parents not to use three models of stair gates, saying they could be unsafe.
If you were lonely, would you talk to a stranger?
Mon, 15 Oct 2018 16:36:11 GMT
In a bid to tackle loneliness, a supermarket wants people in its cafes to start a conversation.
School turns around truancy rate
Sat, 13 Oct 2018 23:17:15 GMT
A school in Manchester has gone from some of the worst truancy rates to best attendance records
Children 'should be weighed up to age 18', report says
Mon, 15 Oct 2018 08:23:45 GMT
A report by child health experts warns England is falling behind other countries unless policies change.
Cineworld stops mum with baby at Star is Born screening
Thu, 11 Oct 2018 10:52:41 GMT
Catherine Buckley, 37, attempted to watch Lady Gaga hit A Star is Born with her four-week-old.
Norwich vigil remembers stillborn babies
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 23:47:20 GMT
They were remembered at candlelit vigil in a city centre.
Festival organised in honour of disabled teenager
Thu, 11 Oct 2018 03:18:27 GMT
Unable to attend mainstream festivals, a 16-year-old girl has one organised in her honour.
The teenagers navigating the UK's asylum system
Mon, 08 Oct 2018 06:28:24 GMT
Inside Out London speaks to charities who say some young asylum seekers have recently taken their own lives
PMQs: Corbyn and May on education funding and austerity
Wed, 10 Oct 2018 13:03:16 GMT
Theresa May says education funding is at a record high and more children are in good and outstanding schools.
CV Writing: Tips for writing your best CV
Sun, 07 Oct 2018 01:22:50 GMT
Struggling to put together your CV? We've got you covered.
University 'dual nationality' plan for Brexit
Tue, 09 Oct 2018 23:35:00 GMT
A UK university is to appoint staff jointly with a German university to keep access to EU research.
Should a university teach a killer?
Tue, 02 Oct 2018 21:36:39 GMT
A Norwegian university explains why mass killer Anders Behring Breivik has a right to be a student, regardless of his crimes.
Baghdad University makes global ranking
Wed, 26 Sep 2018 14:12:09 GMT
Oxford tops a global league table, with Iraqi and Jamaican universities making first appearances.
The chef using 60,000-year-old recipes
Tue, 18 Sep 2018 23:27:09 GMT
A top chef says his awards are owed to learning skills from indigenous Australian recipes and ingredients.
Inspiring the young
Tue, 09 Oct 2018 23:36:54 GMT
The black women hoping to inspire the next generation
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Ben Sasse Reacts To Trump's 'Horseface' Comment: 'That's Not The Way Men Act'
Wed, 17 Oct 2018 11:24:18 -0400
Ben Sasse Reacts To Trump's 'Horseface' Comment: 'That's Not The Way Men Act'Sen. Ben Sasse (R-Neb.) said Tuesday that President Donald Trump should not
Saudi Princes Were Already Worried. The Khashoggi Scandal May Cause Full-Scale Panic.
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 19:09:04 -0400
Saudi Princes Were Already Worried. The Khashoggi Scandal May Cause Full-Scale Panic.As criticism of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman following the
In Senate race, GOP Rep. Blackburn accuses her opponent of being a Democrat
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 07:47:39 -0400
In Senate race, GOP Rep. Blackburn accuses her opponent of being a DemocratIn the Tennessee Senate race, Rep. Marsha Blackburn has struggled to hold on to GOP moderates who lean toward her Democratic rival, Phil Bredesen.
Multidrug-resistant salmonella linked to chicken products sickens nearly 100 people across 29 states
Wed, 17 Oct 2018 15:18:00 -0400
Multidrug-resistant salmonella linked to chicken products sickens nearly 100 people across 29 statesA multidrug-resistant strain of salmonella linked to raw chicken products has
Deadly train derailment in Morocco
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 14:03:28 -0400
Deadly train derailment in MoroccoAt least seven people were killed and about 80 injured when a train was derailed near the Moroccan capital Rabat on Tuesday morning, a medical source said. “Some people lost their arms and legs in the accident,” the medical source there said. Relatives of the victims wept at the hospital.Some cases were treated at the Mohammed V military hospital in Rabat, state news agency MAP reported.
Cops Won't Charge Students Accused Of Making Cookies With Human Ashes
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 16:57:15 -0400
Cops Won't Charge Students Accused Of Making Cookies With Human AshesTwo students accused of baking cookies with human ashes and feeding them to
Death toll from Florida hurricane at least 29, hundreds missing
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 17:29:26 -0400
Death toll from Florida hurricane at least 29, hundreds missingThe death toll from Hurricane Michael rose to at least 29 as crews scoured for hundreds reported missing in Florida.
Chief Justice John Roberts Stresses Court's Independence After Kavanaugh Confirmation
Wed, 17 Oct 2018 06:15:36 -0400
Chief Justice John Roberts Stresses Court's Independence After Kavanaugh ConfirmationAddressing the bitter, partisan battle over Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court
Yahoo News Explains: Common misconceptions about the flu
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 10:57:14 -0400
Yahoo News Explains: Common misconceptions about the fluAnother flu season is upon us. The Centers for Disease Control put out its annual recommendations for this season, advising everyone over 6 months old to get the vaccine. “Flu is a disease that needs to be taken seriously,” said Dr. Anthony Fauci, Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases.
'That's treason!' Candidates clash over Taliban comment at Arizona Senate debate
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 09:06:15 -0400
'That's treason!' Candidates clash over Taliban comment at Arizona Senate debateRep. Martha McSally and Rep. Kyrsten Sinema are vying for Jeff Flake's seat.
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#RethinkSchool: Excelling in the Classroom, Leading the Charge to Stop Bullying
Wed, 17 Oct 2018 22:07:45 EDT
Students at Ronald Wilson Reagan College Preparatory High School in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, were anxiously waiting for Assistant Secretary for Elemen
#RethinkSchool: From Language Skills to STEM to Industrial Training, Preparing AAPI Students for the Next Step
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 17:31:05 EDT
I remember the excitement of going back to school after the long, hot summers in Texas where I grew up.
#RethinkSchool: Highlighting STEM Research and Education Programs in DE and MD
Mon, 15 Oct 2018 20:10:48 EDT
During the Back to School tour, Diane Auer Jones visited colleges in Delaware and Maryland to celebrate successful institutions and meet with stude
#RethinkSchool: Bringing Hopes and Dreams to Those Most in Need
Fri, 12 Oct 2018 21:14:08 EDT
Like moths to a light, people from all over the country gravitate to Washington, D.C.
#RethinkSchool: AZ, UT, CO, and WY Lead the Charge for English Learners
Thu, 11 Oct 2018 21:21:00 EDT
As a former English learner, teacher of English as a second language, administrator of migrant education, and now director of the Office of English
#RethinkSchool: Practicing STEM Education in Idaho
Wed, 10 Oct 2018 20:01:22 EDT
As the school year begins around the country, it is important to rethink the innovative ways we can best educate every student.
#RethinkSchool: Creating an Ecosystem of Innovative Learning
Tue, 09 Oct 2018 18:44:21 EDT
To rethink school, each of us needs to contribute to creating an ecosystem of innovative learning.
#RethinkSchool: Waking the Sleeping Giant: Regional and State Leadership to Improve HBCU Competitiveness
Fri, 05 Oct 2018 19:35:08 EDT
The 2018 National HBCU Week Conference, titled “HBCU Competitiveness: Aligning Institutional Missions with America’s Priorities,” focused efforts o
#RethinkSchool: Creating Pathways and Closing the Skills Gap
Thu, 04 Oct 2018 20:12:50 EDT
During the Back to School tour, I had the pleasure of touring the National Center for Aviation Trainin
Secretary DeVos Unveils Parents' Guide to ESSA Flexibilities
Thu, 04 Oct 2018 15:51:44 EDT
WASHINGTON – U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos today released a parent and guardian-friendly guide to the important flexibilities in the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). The "Dear Parent" letter, written in plain language, was released at a roundtable with parents, students and educators in Mississippi as part of the Secretary's "Rethink School" tour. The guide is available here.
Prepared Remarks by Secretary DeVos at U.S. Space & Rocket Center
Wed, 03 Oct 2018 17:29:21 EDT
For more than 50 years, the George Marshall Space Flight Center has helped design and build the engines, vehicles, and space instruments that make possible what was thought impossible. And Alabama’s own U.S. Space & Rocket Center inspires young campers to embark on missions of science and discovery.For students across America, the summer break is well over. Classes and homework have resumed. Learning has resumed.
#RethinkSchool: Reconnecting with What Matters Most
Wed, 03 Oct 2018 17:13:33 EDT
It seems like yesterday that I began my career in higher education in a financial aid office in Upstate New York.
U.S. Department of Education Awards $4.9 Million Grant to University of California, Davis to Develop Free, Open Textbooks Program
Wed, 03 Oct 2018 14:53:49 EDT
To help stem the rising cost of college textbooks, the U.S. Department of Education today announced a $4.9 million grant to the University of California, Davis (UC Davis) to lead a pilot program to develop free, open textbooks in targeted subjects.
#RethinkSchool: OESE’s Midwest Back to School Tour
Tue, 02 Oct 2018 19:46:22 EDT
My name is Frank Brogan and I am an educator with over 40 years in public service.
U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos Embarks on “Rethink School” Tour
Tue, 02 Oct 2018 14:46:26 EDT
WASHINGTON—U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos announced today that she will travel to four states during this year’s “Rethink School” tour, scheduled for Oct. 3 – 5, 2018.
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