9 ways college is different for millennials than it was for previous generations

Millennials face a lot of differences compared to their parents — they carry bigger financial burdens; deal with a different dating pool; always have to be "on" at work, but have more flexible working options; and have access to social media.<p>They also have a different college experience than baby …

College & University

Research by The Harris Poll: 59% of Generation Z students list YouTube, rather than textbooks, as their preferred learning tool


Texas board of education exposes how poorly we teach history

Image 1 of / 1<p>Caption<p>Close<p>When the 15-member Texas State Board of Education voted preliminarily this month on streamlining cuts to the state’s social …

San Francisco Bay Area

New Palestinian Textbooks ‘Indoctrinate For Death And Martyrdom’: Report

Textbooks created as part of the Palestinian Authority’s new K-12 educational curriculum “are teaching Palestinian children that there can be no …

Jewish Culture

Teen who taught herself English, translated school books and received star results criticises 'restrictive' asylum-seeker education scheme

'Without education, we can’t achieve our dreams' - Juliana (18) is hoping to study law<p>Juliana (18) moved to Ireland from Albania with her mum, dad …


People's House Project Summary

• Spending by Cycle<br>• Party Split by Cycle<p>Loading Chart<p>Loading Chart<p>2018 PAC Summary Data<p>Total Receipts<p>$720,916<p>Total Spent<p>$466,730<p>Begin Cash on Hand<p>$0<p>End …


YouTube is replacing textbooks in classrooms across America

Generation Z students, classified as being between the ages of 14 and 23, believe that YouTube is a bigger contributor to their education than …

News (U.S.)

2018 Election Overview

House<p>Financial activity for current House candidates (running for election in 2018)<p>Democrats: <b>$423,076,240</b><p>Republicans: <b>$367,618,207</b><p>Party<p>No. of …


Not Just for Back-to-School: Teachers Need Help Getting Supplies All Year Long

According to the fifth Annual Teacher Shopping Survey from Agile Education Marketing and SheerID, in 2018 teachers spent an average of $652 of their own money on classroom supplies. This was up 39 percent from 2017 and was the highest amount since the survey started in 2013. The amount that …

High School

Little Miss Flint's 5 awesome tips for becoming a young activist

Mari Copeny, an 11-year-old with an irrepressible desire to make the world a better place, is remarkable proof that you’re never too young to be an …

United Nations

Hatsune Miku Goes Down in History... Book

How do you know you've made it big? Receiving a mention in a history book is probably a pretty clear sign. Virtual idol Hatsune Miku is now adding …

High School

Oil & Gas: Money to Congress

The numbers on this page are based on contributions from PACs and individuals giving $200 or more.<p>All donations took place between 1989 and the …

Oil & Gas Industry

How to resolve TypeError: 'float' object is not callable

When executed I receive the following.I am lost, I have been watching videos and reading textbooks however I am still not able to solve. Please Help.


600 classrooms in Navi Mumbai civic schools to go digital soon | cities

In a first, the Navi Mumbai Municipal Corporation (NMMC) will digitalise its school classrooms on October 2.<p>Under the project, every classroom will …


Lobbying Spending Database-US Guatemala Business Council, 2018

Report Images, 2018<p>Subsidiary<br>(Click icon to view report. Opens in new window.)<p>Lobbying Firm Hired<p>Report Type<p>Amount<p>US Guatemala Business …


One Valuable Investing Lesson Wall Street Will Soon Be Forced to Remember

Stock valuations don't matter until they do, sages on Wall Street often say.<p>The old trading floor adage is playing out currently in the markets and …


China to weed out foreign content from schoolbooks | Financial Times

China is mandating inspections of all textbooks used in elementary and middle schools across the country to remove foreign content, as education …

Communist Party

Taxpayers Fund Creationist Textbooks for Religious Schools in New Jersey

As public schools in New Jersey are struggling for funding, the state’s citizens are footing the bill for Creationist “textbooks” used in private …

New Jersey

China screens school books

China's education ministry launched a "comprehensive" inspection of school textbooks to remove unapproved alterations or foreign content in a push to …

News (Hong Kong)

Saudi Arabia’s “Reforms” Don’t Include Tolerance of Shia Community

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman has recently made moves likely to appeal to the country’s Shia minority. This includes neutering the country’s …

Saudi Arabia

MSCERT’s move to train teachers via Gujarat govt. channel criticised

Maharashtra Education Department’s decision to seek service from the Gujarat government’s educational channel has come under the scanner with the …

U.S. Dept. of Education

Photos: Congo Pointe Noire's roadside bookshops as school reopen

Cars tooting horns, people busily moving to and fro minding their daily business, petty traders calling customers and then there are books, books and …

African Culture

Texas Schools to Teach ‘Arab Rejection’ of Israel Prolonging Conflict

The state of Texas will require schools to teach that “Arab rejection of the State of Israel has led to ongoing conflict” in the Mideast.<p>The Texas …

School Administration

DfE scheme to rate textbooks ‘would be devastating’

Tes is reporting that educational publishers are concerned that the Department for Education wants to introduce a quality-assurance scheme for …


E-Books, Excellent, but Why Paper Still Has More Uses

Some Tech is a Limited Good<p>Reruns were once a thing. In an age when there were <i>four</i> networks, aone given to showing <i>Life of a Cumquat</i>, new shows …


Friday’s papers: Foreign Minister faces no-confidence, textbook shortage, and fast-tracking integration through Swedish

Foreign Minister Timo Soini will face a confidence vote in Parliament on Friday afternoon, reports national daily Helsingin Sanomat.<p>The move follows …


21 Hilarious Tumblr Posts To Read When You're Bored In Class

Instead of learning stuff, read this!


I lead Texas’s education board. Here’s why we want to cut Hillary Clinton — and Barry Goldwater.

<i>Donna Bahorich is the chair of the Texas State Board of Education.</i><p>History and social studies teachers in Texas schools must perform a daily quickstep if they want to keep up with rigorous curriculum standards that require them to educate children about high-priority topics and key historical …


8 Little Ways You're Leaving Money on the Table When You Shop on Amazon — Shopping

If you've already traveled down the Amazon wormhole to trade your soul for free shipping, you know how convenient it can be to shop an online mega …

Free Shipping

New Palestinian curriculum 'indoctrinates for death, martyrdom', report claims

The new Palestinian school curriculum was designed “to prepare Palestinian children to join in the resistance against Israel” and “indoctrinates for …

Palestinian Authority