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Jawa Timur Dukung Pendirian SMK

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Gubernur Jawa Timur (Jatim) Soekarwo sangat mendukung Muhammadiyah mendirikan lebih banyak sekolah menengah kejuruan (SMK) di Jatim. Soekarwo berjanji akan menyokong, mulai dari mempercepat perizinan, perlengkapan sekolah, hingga pelatihan tenaga pendidik. 207 more words


East Java Supports Establishment of SMK

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East Java (Jatim) Governor Soekarwo very much supports Muhammadiyah establishing more vocational high schools (SMK) in East Java. Soekarwo pledged to support, starting from accelerating licenses, school equipment, to training of education personnel. 270 more words


Debating the Liberal Arts

The Future of Liberal Arts conference: The Liberal Arts and Schools

I was delighted to be asked to contribute to the panel on ‘The Liberal Arts and Schools’ at the ‘Future of Liberal Arts’ conference organised by Martin Robinson (author of Trivium 21c, reviewed… 1,040 more words


Learning to love liberal education

Talk given at the The Future of Liberal Arts conference at King’s College London on 14th October 2014.

I want to start by saying that I take a utilitarian view of education and don’t like the phrase ‘learning for its own sake’. 913 more words


The oath and the compass

It sounds like the title of a medieval thriller; the brotherhood of educators send their top monks out to roam the world having sworn to serve learning and they solve all sorts of intractable problems with the help of a golden compass which mysteriously steers people in the right direction. 641 more words


Thieves steal 50 i-Macs worth $60,000

Some time between 1:30 a.m.and 4 p.m. Sunday someone broke into a technical college in Laval and stole 50 iMac computers.

The thieves broke in through a window on the side of the building. 102 more words

Local News

The forgotten 50% need a one nation education system.

A dialogue between Simplex and Sapiens, two education policy commentators:

Simplex: You don’t need to be a historian to know the value of education.

Sapiens: 380 more words