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Get to Know Us - part II

Earlier I mentioned my experience with success, I’ll bore you with those details later.

What I would like to discuss today is the how… 436 more words

Financial Education

Higher education and the politics of disruption

by Henry A. Giroux

We now live at a time in which institutions that were meant to limit human suffering and misfortune and protect the public from the excesses of the market have been either weakened or abolished.[1] The consequences can be seen clearly in the ongoing and ruthless assault on the social state, workers, unions, higher education, students, poor people of color and any vestige of the social contract. 6,541 more words

Interview with David

Questioner: David, why not use your passion for education to bring about positive changes to the school system? Why have you chosen to walk away from a system that needs people like you now more than ever? 298 more words

Education

Five Best Education Systems Countries In The World

Finland

Education in Finland is an education system with no tuition fees and with fully subsidised meals served to full-time students. The present Finnish education system consists of daycares programs (for babies and toddlers) and a one-year “preschool” (or kindergarten for six-year-olds); a nine-year compulsory basic comprehensive school (starting at age seven and ending at the age of fifteen); post-compulsory secondary general academic and vocational education; higher education (University and University of Applied Sciences); and adult (lifelong, continuing) education. 407 more words

'The current education system needs to change' - Putteridge High School Governor

by Amy Pollard (@apollardjourno)

Staff at a local high school have backed Labour’s promise to end the ‘exam factory’ approach to schooling.
Labour has vowed, if elected in May, to give teachers and schools greater freedom to plan their own curriculum. 326 more words

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Organic Solidarity

I recently watched Sir Ken Robinson’s TED talk called, “Bring on the learning revolution!” It’s interesting and empowering, because you’re made more aware of how the education system just doesn’t work. 475 more words

Re-Think Atheism

Time to Re-Think Atheism Young People

Have you heard this one before?

You ask a young person, “Why are you an Atheist?” And they smugly respond, “I’m an Atheist because I learned to think for myself.” 176 more words

Evangelism