Primary Education

‘Pyramid of White Supremacy’ taught in required class for college’s elementary education majors

A “Pyramid of White Supremacy” is taught as part of a required course for elementary education majors at Salisbury University in Maryland, a public college funded with tax dollars.<p>The white supremacy pyramid — which places “Genocide” (i.e., mass murder) at the top — is part of a one-credit course …

Conservative View

Dr. Quincy A. Rose named new Dean of HSSU College of Education

Dr. Quincy A. Rose has been tapped to lead the Harris-Stowe State University College of Education.<p>“This institution was founded on the principles of …

Education

Top 10 primary schools in Hull and East Yorkshire revealed

The top ten primary schools in Hull have been revealed.<p>Clifton Primary School in Hull is the best state-funded primary school in Hull and East …

Education

Uganda: More Than 1 Million Left Behind in 2017 Primary School Exams

(Left to right) Patricia Achiengi, Abubaker Matovu, Amina Mirembe, Cathy Nankya, Deborah Nassali and Elizabeth Nabukenya of Light Primary School …

Education

Gwent school is first venue in Wales to host Rubik's cube championship

AN OAKDALE primary school is the first school in Wales to host the Welsh Open Rubik’s Cube Championships.<p>Organised by the World Cube Association, the …

News (Wales)

These are the best primary schools in Sandwell for 2018

These are the best state-funded primary schools in Sandwell, according to a comprehensive new guide.<p>The Real Schools Guide 2018, compiled by Trinity …

Education

Willows Primary School celebrate 50 years

The Willows Primary School in Timperley has been celebrating reaching its 50th anniversary<p>The school first opened its doors to Timperley children on …

Manchester

100% literacy by 2024: Saudi Arabia

Saudi Gazette report<p><b>Jeddah</b> — Saudi Arabia plans to eradicate illiteracy by 2024.<p>The illiteracy rate in the Kingdom was 60% in 1972, but in 2018 the …

Arab League

Mentor to close two schools, reassign another for 2018-2019 school year

MENTOR, Ohio – The Mentor Public school district has announced a number of changes for their school buildings that will go into effect for the …

Education

Iran Bans English in Primary Schools

Iran has banned the teaching of English in primary schools, a senior education official said, after religious leaders warned that early learning of …

Middle East

When is the deadline to complete your primary school application?

We’re just out of the Christmas holidays, but already it’s time to start thinking about summer and the year ahead.<p>If your little one is due to start …

Education

Farouk Shousha and the beautiful Arabic language

An Egyptian poet and the host of the popular radio programme, Our Beautiful Language, Shousha would have been 82 today.<p>An Egyptian poet and the host of the popular radio programme Our Beautiful Language(لغتنا الجميلة in Arabic), Farouk Shousha (فاروق شوشة in Arabic) would have been 82 on Tuesday, …

Arabic Language

A teacher has broken a huge Christmas rule, leaving parents and kids alike "heartbroken".

A mother in the US has complained publicly about a substitute teacher at her daughter’s school who told children in Grade 3 that Santa and his elves …

Santa Claus

Police called to primary school after parents claim kids were told Christmas concert was 'rubbish'

Police attended a Cardiff primary school as a crowd of 30 parents turned up to complain at how their children had been disciplined.<p>The head teacher …

News (Wales)

Primary School League Tables: Bury results

CHILDREN in Bury are continuing to outperform youngsters elsewhere in the country.<p>The best performing primary schools have been revealed as figures …

Education

Primary School League Tables: Radcliffe results

A PRIMARY school is again celebrating the right result in this year's annual 'school league tables'.<p>The best performing primaries have been revealed …

Education

The 20 best primary schools on Merseyside in 2017 revealed from SATs league tables

Local schools found out how they ranked in the SATs league tables released this week.<p>The rankings measure how many 11-year-olds are achieving the …

Education

Better education, better graduation: Letter to the editor

Concerning the Oregon graduation rate ("Oregon's graduation rate remains third-worst in nation," Dec. 6), I would be interested in knowing what …

Education

School turns rooftop into playground

News (China)

Singing elementary school custodian spreads cheer in the hallways with voice

Wilbert Knight, 61, a custodian of more than 22 years at Pugliese West Elementary School in Steubenville, Ohio, brings joy to the staff and students …

Education

Northern Ireland school closures on December 11: Full list

• Black Mountain Primary School, Black Mountain Place, BT13 3TT<br>• Gaelscoil na Mona, 1 Monagh Link, BT11 8QB<br>• Glenveagh Special School, Harberton Park, BT9 …

UK News

Wellesley bank robbed near elementary school

A bank in Wellesley was robbed Monday afternoon while a nearby elementary school was being dismissed, police said.<p>An employee at Wellesley Bank at 29 …

Boston

Cairneyhill Primary School fire: Drone footage reveals extent of damage

Sign up to our <b>Daily</b> newsletter<p>Amazing aerial footage has emerged of the aftermath of the ferocious fire which swept through a Fife primary school on …

Drones

Cairneyhill Primary School fire: Staff praised for leading children to safety

© David Wardle<p>Sign up to our <b>Daily</b> newsletter<p>Scores of children have been evacuated from a Fife primary school after it was hit by a huge blaze.<p>More …

Education

Northern Ireland school closures due to snow: full list

A number of schools have closed due to the overnight snowfall in Northern Ireland.<p>A snow and ice warning has been issued as temperatures</b> …

Education

Stench of bat feces forces NH elementary school to close classrooms

MERRIMACK, N.H. (AP) — The stench of bat feces has forced a New Hampshire elementary school to close eight classrooms and work on repairs.<p>Nashua’s …

Education

2018 Grammy Music Educator Award finalists revealed

Only on "CBS This Morning," we revealed the finalists for the 2018 Grammy Music Educator Award. The honor is presented by the Recording Academy and …

Entertainment

Surrey elementary school finally gets its treasured playground - Surrey Now-Leader

SURREY — A Newton elementary school has finally got the playground it fought so hard to get, and celebrated the acquisition in grand style Tuesday …

Education

Demolition begins at former Dundee primary school

Sign up to our <b>Daily</b> newsletter<p>A former Dundee primary school is being razed to the ground to make way for new housing.<p>The St Joseph’s Primary School …

DC Thomson

Pupil-teacher ratio in primary education by country in Europe

<b>Tip:</b> See my list of the Most Common Mistakes in English. It will teach you how to avoid mis­takes with com­mas, pre­pos­i­tions, ir­reg­u­lar verbs, …

Education