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When Quality Education Matters!

I have heard that teaching and learning can occur when there is a qualified teacher, a motivated learner and a medium.

Our experience this past summer 2014 has proven that there are institutions such as the mining company MMG/KINSEVERE, that understand the above statement. 271 more words

Nongovernmental Organization

Expectations without Education, Nonexistent

Quality Education Creates Expectations for the Poor and the Overall Economy

by H Mac Wooten

On a recent trip to Lima last week on the day bus, I  again took note of the poverty and living conditions of many here. 753 more words

Peru

AIMS continues to push for charter schools, despite the evidence

About a week ago, another Op-ed piece appeared in The Chronicle Herald about the perceived state of education in Nova Scotia. In this one,  recently hired Atlantic Institute for Market Studies (AIMS) research director, Ben Eisen, touted (in typical AIMS fashion), the glory and joy of charter schools, and how they are not as bad and as detrimental to the public education system as folks like me would have you believe. 919 more words

Public Education

End education’s licence raj

Heavy hand of government has killed learning and teaching at all levels 

By Rahul Bajaj and Sanjay Bhargava

The education system in our country is largely dysfunctional, from schools to universities.   842 more words

Child Rights

What do bankers bring to The Great Education Debate?

As I was flipping through The Globe and Mail about a month ago, I came across a rather interesting piece of commentary written by a fellow named… 1,346 more words

Public Education