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Governor stresses on education that builds character

West Bengal Governor K N Tripathi stressed the need for education to train students to understand that the end of education is character. If Bharat…

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Stop Spoon-feeding your students, today!

Are your students programmed to follow your instructions and can’t think or take any initiative individually? Are you unknowingly making their brains dull and powerless…

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What can you say to improve students’ performance in the class? Top 3 things that they desire

As a teacher, it is the greatest revelation of all time to be able to know what exactly students want to hear that can make…

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Will MOOCs make college obsolete?

If you have an online degree, or are pursuing one, you may be seeing a shift in the way long distance learning is perceived by…

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Delhi parents rely more on tuitions than schools: Study

Over half of the students in Delhi government and municipal schools opt for private tuitions as majority of parents are unhappy with the “quality of…

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Singapore tops global education rankings

Singapore has the highest-achieving primary and secondary pupils in international education tests in maths and science. But primary school pupils in Northern Ireland were ranked…

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Model for the Transformation of Higher Education in Africa

Around the world, nations are seeking to build their national economic capacity through the development and application of knowledge. They believe that knowledge empowers young…

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When education becomes a meaningless ritual by Anurag Behar

Education is the making of meaning and the development of thinking individuals; meaningless ritualism is the antithesis of that My grandfather’s formal school education ended…

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Online Education Pioneer Boots Up a Jobs Program for the Tech Industry

Sebastian Thrun helped stoke the hype around massive online open college courses—but has pivoted his own startup to focus on vocational training instead. Sebastian Thrun…

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Empowering the Right to Education

Boosting school infrastructure and teacher training is essential for RTE to deliver greater equity In 2009 India enacted a landmark legislation promising universal inclusion in…