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IN THE NEWS: Wall Street Journal (April 16, 2018)

“A deeper issue is that the irreproducibility crisis has remained largely invisible to the general public and policy makers. That’s a problem given how often the government relies on supposed scientific findings to inform its decisions. 163 more words

Crying Woolf

A group of academics hailing from top universities have decided to create the world’s first ever blockchain university called the Woolf University. They have released a… 1,195 more words


9,000 Montreal teachers poised to strike illegally on May 1

The 9,000 teachers who are members of the Alliance des professeurs de Montréal are ready to undertake a one-day strike on May 1, even though the walkout is illegal under the conditions of the Quebec Labour Code. 131 more words

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Linda Brown and #stillnotequal

Linda Brown passed two weeks ago this Monday and at a precarious time (to say the least) for school segregation in America. Her death, and the upcoming anniversary of the Brown decision, highlight two important aspects of the contemporary struggle for school integration: the rapid pace of resegregation and the devoted work of youth activists of color who carry on her legacy. 1,213 more words

School Segregation

India's syllabus haircut

The HRD Minister is advocating a syllabus haircut for India. Following on the heels of the initiative by the Delhi AAP government in 2015 (“ 947 more words


Education Secretary Betsy Devos scores a victory against public sector union

Although you would never know it from the mainstream news media, Secretary of Education Betsy Devos is doing her best to advance a taxpayer-friendly agenda in education policy. 480 more words


Equality in education

A lot is being talked about everywhere about equality.Equality at workplace,home,relationships,society as a whole. The world is waking up to injustice and questioning every law, system and even the events bygone which do not appear to be based on rational principles. 989 more words