Primary Education

UP: Government School Renamed ‘Islamia Primary’, Weekly Off Given On Friday; Principal Says 95 Per Cent Students Muslim

A government-run primary school in Deoria district of Uttar Pradesh (UP) has been renamed ‘Islamia Primary’, the <i>Times of India</i> has reported.<p>According …

Uttar Pradesh

Astonishing pictures of Afghanistan from before its decades of war

On the left is a picture showing the photographer's daughter in a pleasant park. On the right is that same park 40 years later.<p>In the 60s, this …

Afghanistan

Middlesbrough primary school told it must improve by Ofsted

A Middlesbrough primary school has been criticised by the education watchdog with inspectors finding it “requires improvement”.<p>Thorntree Primary …

Education

Pennsylvania elementary school teacher busted for side job as Nazi-themed pro wrestler who teaches kids 'Sieg Heil' salutes

An elementary school teacher who also performs as a professional wrestler is under investigation for his act, The Blast reports.<p>Kevin Bean, 36, …

Pro Wrestling

Man shot multiple times near Mobile elementary school

A suspect is behind bars after a man was shot multiple times Tuesday night, Mobile police said.<p>Police arrested 31-year-old Terrell Griffin Friday and …

Crime

Wake County bus driver makes court appearance

WAKE COUNTY, N.C. -- A man who spent four years driving elementary school kids is now in jail.<p><b>Todd Van Nguyen's court session lasted 15 seconds</b>• <b><br>The</b> …

North Carolina

Gujarat: Teachers welcome RTE detention, experts slam

The government's amendment to RTE allowing for a child to be detained in class 5 and 8 has received a mixed response from experts across the state, …

India News

West Islip's Oquenock Hosts Special Traffic Safety Event

West Islip's Oquenock Elementary School hosted the Every Child Travels Safely event on May 8.<p>WEST ISLIP, NY - <b>From West Islip School District:</b> West …

Traffic Safety

Where is sustainable development headed? | UN DESA | United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs

, New York<p>Traditional assumptions about how to deliver development are being challenged as the world strives to implement its most wide-ranging …

United Nations

Missed Opportunities: The High Cost of Not Educating Girls

Globally 89% of girls complete primary education, but only 77% complete lower secondary education, which in most countries is 9 years of schooling. …

Education

School is praised for care in glowing Estyn report

A PRIMARY school are celebrating after receiving an excellent Estyn report.<p>Cogan Primary School were given a rating of Excellent for the category of …

Wales

Psycho-social component in disaster management training

Former faculty at NIMHANS Dr Sanjeev Kumar has underscored the need for psycho-social care in disaster management training at the grass-roots …

Red Cross

Children from Narikuravar community enrolled in school

As the nation was celebrating the 116th birth anniversary of freedom fighter and former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister, K. Kamaraj, on July 15, …

Education

Long Island Man Named New York's History Teacher Of The Year

Dr. Dennis Urban has been teaching at John F. Kennedy High School in Bellmore since 2003, and also teaches education at Touro College.<p>Dr. Dennis …

High School

Meet This Year's Bruce Museum Seaside Center Naturalists

Come to our programs from now to Labor Day.<p>OLD GREENWICH, CT, July 18, 2018 - This year the Bruce Museum Seaside Center has two new summer …

Elementary Education

Lok Sabha passes bill to end no detention policy in schools

Under the current provisions of the RTE Act, no student can be detained till class 8 and all students are promoted to the next grade.<p>By: | New Delhi |<p>…

India

Primary teachers’ science knowledge ‘inadequate’

Basic science knowledge of many primary school teachers is "woefully inadequate", a leading professor has warned.<p>IVF pioneer and TV presenter Lord …

Education

The big news: Lok Sabha to discuss no-trust motion against Centre on Friday, and 9 other top stories

Other headlines: The top court criticised Sabarimala temple’s policy of denying women entry, and five died after two buildings collapsed in Greater …

India

Morning Brief: US Offers India Armed Drone; Lok Sabha Passes Bill To Scrap No-Detention Policy; ISRO Ropes In Private Players To Build Satellites

<i>Good morning, dear reader! Here’s your morning news and views brief for today.</i><p><b>US Offers India Armed Guardian Drone</b><p>Amid reports of downturn in …

India

School creates some community fun by staging their own festival

A PRIMARY school brought their community together for a special music festival.<p>Deighton Primary School in Tredegar staged their own festival last …

News (Wales)

Pat Reser donates $13 million to Beaverton Arts Center

View Comments<p>Announcement launches fundraising campaign for $9.6 million left in the $46 million project, which is scheduled to break ground in late …

Portland, OR

Lok Sabha passes amendment to Right to Education Act that does away with no-detention policy

If the Rajya Sabha passes it, students who fail a regular examination and a retest in Classes 5 and 8 can be detained.<p>The Lok Sabha on Wednesday …

Lok Sabha

My Auburn football love story: ‘In our house we pulled for Auburn’

The eagle flight, Toomer's Corner, War Eagle, Tiger Walks ... so many reasons to be an Auburn football fan. (Photo by Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images)<p>If …

College Sports

Orangefield Elementary School receives portable buildings

Portable buildings at Orangefield Elementary School in Orangefield, Texas are almost ready for the 2018 school year.<p>Heavy rains from Hurricane …

Portable

27 Educators Picked for ASCD's 2018 Class of Emerging Leaders

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE<br>July 11, 2018<p>Contact: Leslie Malone<p>ALEXANDRIA, VA—ASCD, a mission-driven nonprofit dedicated to excellence in learning, …

Teaching

Grand Avenue Preschools honored with Accreditation for 12th year

Grand Avenue is the only preschool accredited by the National Early Childhood Program Accreditation (NECPA) in the area.<p>Grand Avenue Preschools in …

Education

Why do we give an apple to the teacher?

As far as anybody can tell, the origin of American schoolchildren giving an apple to the teacher cannot be traced to one definitive moment or source. …

Elementary Education

How to Get Your Intuition Back (When It’s Hijacked by Life)

Earlier this year, I wondered if my husband and I were going to separate. We’d been having ups and downs for a few years, but in the weeks right before our 10th anniversary, I found myself trapped in a cycle of personal conflict around splitting up, a kind of “will they or won’t they?” — like some …

Health

DMPS educator to lead district's planned Montessori school

A longtime Des Moines Public Schools educator will take the helm of the district's newest Montessori school.<p>Renita Lord, current principal of Garton …

Education

13 Virginia public schools remain with Confederate names

<b>ROANOKE, Va.</b> - With the Roanoke School Board voting Monday to change the name of Stonewall Jackson Middle School, there are now 13 public schools in …

High School