Education

When will Britain’s political parties talk seriously about education?

A school building. Flickr/Alan Levine. Some rights reservedEducation, education, education. As a teacher, I’m listening hard for manifesto pledges that will make a difference when votes are cast tomorrow, but, as each rolls in, there is still not enough real debate of how we want to improve schools in this country. Where will we be in 2021? I don’t want ... Read More »

Tripura Board TBSE 12 Arts, Commerce Results 2017 declared at tripuraresults.nic.in: How to check

The results of Tripura Class 12 board examination for Arts and Commerce streams have been declared today, June 7. All the candidates can check the Class 12 results on the following websites: tbse.in tripura.ac.in tripuraresults.nic.in The Tripura Board of Secondary Education (TBSE) conducted the Class 12 Higher Secondary Examination in the month of May. How to check the results: Log ... Read More »

The Demolition of American Education

Donald Trump and Betsy DeVos’s proposed budget for the US Department of Education is a boon for privatization and a disaster for public schools and low-income college students. They want to cut federal spending on education by 13.6 percent. Some programs would be eliminated completely; others would face deep reductions. They want to cut $10.6 billion from existing programs and ... Read More »

Tamil Nadu TNDTE Diploma Results 2017 declared at tndte.org.in: How to check

The board conducted the examination from April and May for the first semester students. Tamil Nadu TNDTE Results 2017 The Tamil Nadu Directorate of Technical Education (TNDTE) has released the results of TNDTED April 2017 exam on its official website. All the candidates can check the same at tndte.info How to check the results: In order to check the same, ... Read More »

JEE Advanced 2017: Last minute tips to score full marks

These tips will help you score full marks in IIT-JEE Advanced 2017. JEE Advanced 2017: Last minute tips to score full marks RELATED STORIES JIPMER MBBS Admit Cards 2017: To be released on May 22 at jipmer.edu.in Jharkhand JAC Class 10 Results 2017: Expected to be declared today at jac.nic.in Remembering Bipin Chandra Pal: 10 facts about the revolutionary ICSE ... Read More »

H-1B Visa: US Clarifies On Higher Education Exemptions

The US issues 65,000 H-1B visas every year Washington: The US has said that in order to qualify for an H-1B numerical cap exemption based upon a master’s or higher degree, the conferring institution must have qualified as a “United States institution of higher education” at the time the beneficiary’s degree was earned. As mandated by the Congress, the US ... Read More »

What Indian Muslims have learnt: Education is empowerment

Rashid Nehaal is a harried man. As the director of the Aligarh Muslim University’s Kishanganj campus, he is running an academic centre starved of funds, with non existent infrastructure, in one of the poorest corners of India with little linkages with industry and the market for students to leverage. And Nehaal, 48, senses prejudice from the central government. Yet, Nehaal’s ... Read More »

Education Becomes Priority For Pinarayi Vijayan Government

Education Becomes Priority For Pinarayi Vijayan Government NEW DELHI: The Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan-led government, which came to power in May 25 last year with a massive mandate, was able to launch a series of education programmes including an education loan repayment scheme and special education programme for transgenders. Education also found priority in Mr. Vijayan’s address on the first ... Read More »

Youths ‘want education’ after Portadown girl’s death

Police have said a possible link to drugs is “one of our lines of enquiry” after the death of a teenage girl in County Armagh. The 15-year-old died in hospital after being taken unconscious from woodland beside the Corcrain estate in Portadown at about 18:00 BST on Saturday. She was a pupil at Craigavon Senior High School. On Sunday, police ... Read More »

Community college may be the secret sauce in affordable education

Getting into college may be the end game for high school seniors, but a far bigger challenge awaits: Getting out of college with a degree and a manageable amount of debt. “Families are so busy focusing on the first day of college, they don’t think about what life after college is going to be like,” says Jodi Okun, founder of ... Read More »