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The Teacher Certification Debate

Arizona just passed a law reducing the requirements to become a classroom teacher. Before the new law, teachers needed formal training to become state certified. Now, as long as you have relevant experience in the subject, you can lead a classroom. 573 more words

From the grass roots, schools and students confront sexual violence

A pair of Oregon school districts were intent on identifying warning signs that students might be contemplating a campus shooting when they stumbled on a threat far more pervasive yet much less discussed — sexual aggression among classmates. 49 more words

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3 Years of Modi: Assault on Education Continues Unabated

Written by Sunand Singh, State Secretary of SFI Delhi State.

Last year, while analyzing two years of Modi government, we had underlined the ‘unrelenting authoritarian assaults on the campuses and students in the wake of the imposition of RSS’ agenda of Hindutva’. 1,296 more words

The government dismantling of public education: and reflections on resistance

This posting explores public education being in serious difficulty – largely because the government is intent on dismantling it. But was where we are inevitable? And a personal philosophy of resistance is referred to. 3,021 more words

Education Policy

Former World Bank President lauds on CNN the huge success of PML govt’s Education Policy in Punjab.

ورلڈ بنک کے سابق صدر پال وولفووٹز کا سی این این پر پاکستان مسلم لیگ قائد اعظم کی کامیاب ترین تعلیمی پالیسی کا اعتراف

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Wall government about micro-managing education

After a brutal session, a government looks forward to just kicking back and preparing for the next battle.

There is no such respite for the Saskatchewan Party government, which sees the spring sitting end tomorrow. 643 more words

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An Orwellian Education

In George Orwell’s Animal Farm (1945), education plays a crucial role. It is because most of the animals do not succeed in learning to read and write that the pigs dominate the formulation of the principles of Animalism, the allegorical equivalent of Marxism-Leninism. 663 more words

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