education

President Eisgruber becomes founding member of higher education immigration group

Princeton President Christopher L. Eisgruber and 28 other college and university presidents and chancellors have joined a new Presidents’ Alliance on Higher Education and Immigration as

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Republican higher education bill clears first hurdle

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Republican bill that would eliminate key loan subsidies for college students and give a boost to for-profit colleges has passed the first major hurdle in the House of

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Northern Senators want primary education be compulsory in Nigeria

The Northern Senators Forum (NSF), has called for the amendment of the section four of the 1999 constitution to make primary school education compulsory in the country. This is contained in a

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Business leaders plan push to increase education sales tax

PHOENIX (AP) — A group of business leaders is pushing for a measure to go on the 2020 ballot to increase the sales tax that supports Arizona public K-12 schools and universities. The

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Sex and relationship education should be about rights and equity not just biology

For decades, researchers, young people, and activists have campaigned for better sex and relationships education. Yet still today children and young people rarely have the high quality lessons

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Competition lacking in English higher education market

The National Audit Office has identified a number of ‘points of failure’ in the higher education system in a new report into how the sector is operating as a market. The report says

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Israel's Technion ranked #1 worldwide in digital education

The newest Times Higher Education survey ranks the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology in Haifa as the world’s top academic institution in terms of preparing students for leading

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New World Language Education major created at UMF

FARMINGTON — The University of Maine at Farmington recently announced it has created a new World Language Education major to prepare educators for a career teaching Spanish or French in

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Haredi, Arab parents seeking better education for children, report shows

A new study by Shoresh Institution indicates that Haredi parents as well as Arab Israelis may be choosing to register their children in non-Haredi religious and secular schools to ensure they

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