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CCCMC and the OECD Draft Guidelines for Responsible Mineral Supply Chains in China

The China Chamber of Commerce of Metals, Minerals and Chemicals Importers & Exporters (CCCMC), in close cooperation with the multi-national Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) has posted, for public comment, a draft of… 278 more words

Government Relations

Knowledge Matters: Why is the Core Knowledge Curriculum Experiencing a Revival?

An 87-year-old education reformer from the Land of Thomas Jefferson and the University of Virginia is now taking education in the United Kingdom by storm.  Since being rediscovered by former British Education Secretary… 1,047 more words

Comparative School Reform - North America

NEWS Astrology and the System

by Adrian Ross Duncan, posted date  January 5, 2015

At a time when there is an economic crisis in the world it does not seem to be a very good idea to have aspirations to be an astrologer… 1,944 more words


Will try to match NAAC parameters with international standards: Prof DP Singh, director of NAAC

The Free Press Journal | Our staff reporter  | Jul 31, 2015 |

Indore : Prof DP Singh, the newly-appointed Director of National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC), said that he would get parameters used to assess standards of institutions of higher learning on the lines of the parameters considered by the international assessment agencies for ratings. 304 more words



So I was just reminded of how annoying and frustrating international adoption can be.

Guess what I found out? We get to buy 2 infant car seats! 606 more words


HOW do STANDARDS emerge ?

HOW do STANDARDS emerge ?

Post 422 ⇒   by Gautam Shah 

‘A Standard is that level of Performance or accomplishment which has been selected as an Ideal to which actions or objects may be equated’. 994 more words

Interior Design

The International Teaching Summit 2015: Have the PISA Testers Gone Soft?

A funny thing has happened to the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Education Office on its way to the fifth annual International Summit on the Teaching Profession (ISTP 2015). 703 more words

Educational Leadership