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The Global Search for Education: How to Lead Well

<i>"The existing model of collaboration between the public and private sectors limits innovation in sectors that are substantially publicly funded." - Esko Aho</i><p>How do highly effective leaders lift their organizations to extraordinary levels of achievement? How do you they lead their people well and …

See Boston magazine's exclusive ranking of the best public high schools in Greater Boston. Did your school make the top 50?

Best Public Schools in Boston 2014 – Top 50 Ranking<p>We chased down and analyzed a dizzying array of data—test scores, student-to-teacher ratios, …

How to Succeed at Harvard

"Some of us take better care of our iPhones than we take care of ourselves." When Arianna Huffington spoke at Harvard's School of Public Health, she championed the idea of a third metric of success beyond money and power. Based on <b>well-being, wisdom, wonder and giving</b>, the Third Metric of success …

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Huckabee: End Common Core debate

Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee called for a cease-fire in the war over the Common Core on Friday, saying it makes no sense to “shed blood” over the standards when there’s no value in it for students.<p>Huckabee joined the National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference at the National Press Club …

Why The Education Economy Is The Next Big Thing For The American Workforce

How can integrating our educational system, our employers, and our job creators affect our modern economy?<p>Though the economy and education have long been topics of top concern to Americans, we haven’t created strong linkages between the two.<p>The topics are more like two castles with a large moat …

The Pace of Change in Education: Expectations vs. Reality

Those reading Michael Feldstein’s post, “Why VCs Usually Get Ed Tech Wrong,” understand that education is a complex space. There are too many …

Clever Raises $10.3M to Help Schools, Students Use New Learning Apps

As the popularity and number of education apps have grown in recent years, so has the burden on school districts to manage students’ user accounts, login and password data safely.<p>Clever Inc., a San Francisco startup developing technology to streamline that process, has raised a $10.3 million Series …

Still White, Still Male: The Anachronism of Harvard's Final Clubs

The college is about to welcome its most diverse incoming class. But its social scene is still dominated by highly exclusive all-male groups.<p>In F. Scott Fitzgerald’s breakthrough novel, <i>This Side of Paradise</i>, his protagonist, Amory Blaine, faces a stressful decision. Where should he go the following …

What Higher Ed Marketers Can Learn From Luxury Brands

The outlook for traditional colleges and universities is troubling. Half of the smaller schools in a survey failed to meet their enrollment targets, according to the Chronicle of Higher Education. Even more troubling is a forecast from Harvard Business School’s Clayton Christensen, who predicts …

Over 30% Of High School Seniors Are On Track To Flunk Out Of College

ACT, the company behind the widely used college admissions test of the same name, just released their annual report on the college readiness of high school seniors and the results aren’t heartening. 31% of the 1.8M 2014 test takers failed to meet a single ACT benchmark for college readiness. This …

Robert Krzisnik: Language for Global Citizenship

RT @thecontinutrust: Students from @thecontinutrust partners begin their 5 day global citizenship study programme @UNGeneva http://t.co/jnCYTvhIIm

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How ANY Classroom Can Become a Global Classroom—In Five Easy Steps

05/16/2014 · by carylsue · in Classroom Ideas, Guest Educators and Explorers, Main. ·<p><i>By Homa S. Tavanger, educator and author of Growing Up Global and The Global Education Toolkit</i><p>An ongoing communication with an enthusiastic social studies teacher in a large Midwestern school district ended …

Global Citizenship Program

India Placement Program with Antipodeans Abroad<p>The information on this page relates to the 2014 Global Citizenship Program. Applications for the 2014 …

IEAA Professional Development - International Education Association of Australia (IEAA)

Develop your career<p>IEAA’s professional development program includes webinars, forums and symposia.<p>We engage leading experts from Australia and abroad …

Global Citizenship and SEN

Individuals with special educational needs and disabilities often face exclusion from society. A lot of my work focuses on providing for individuals …

Learning from Bogotá: Initiating a Conversation on Global Citizenship

Excited and curious, we drove closer to the mountainous ranges of the landscape, not knowing quite what to expect. We were on our way to a school …

What kind of global citizens are teachers creating?

Global citizenship education is a sociological experiment. Most schools promise to create global citizens or global leaders, but what kind of global citizen do we want to create? It's a blurred utopian vision. Do we want future citizens who feel a moral responsibility to respond to global crises or …

Measuring progress in global citizenship education

The MAT met on 26-27 June 2014 at UNESCO Headquarters as a sub-group of and following the meeting of the UNESCO Experts Advisory Group (EAG) on GCE, …

Routledge Handbook of Global Citizenship Studies (Hardback) - Routledge

Description<p>Citizenship studies is at a crucial moment of globalizing as a field. What used to be mainly a European, North American, and Australian …