Category: Educational system

Street Data Exposes Inequalities in How the Education System Assesses and Marginalizes Students Through Big Data Satellite View

Street Data: A Next Generation Model for Equity, Pedagogy and School Transformation OAKLAND, CA (PRWEB) June 09, 2021 Amid a quadruple pandemic of COVID-19, systemic racism, economic challenges, and climate change, America’s education system is being called upon to embrace a massive transformation that will lead to greater access and equity for its students. […]

We should not seek to score political points with the education system – Yaw Adutwum

The Minister of Education downplayed the politicization of the country’s education system. Dr. Yaw Osei Adutwm thinks that the situation where stakeholders identify certain challenges in government policies and explode them to fit a particular program is nothing out of the ordinary. He was speaking at a press conference at the Ministry of Information in […]

This Was News – “The Educational System of Mendocino County”, 1913 – The Ukiah Daily Journal

Ukiah Republican-Press ‘Booster, Progress and Development Section’, March 7, 1913 Mendocino County Education System By School Superintendent LW Babcock When it comes to its schools, Mendocino County ranks among the best in the state. There are two county high schools and five union high schools. In Ukiah and Mendocino are the county’s two high schools […]

Separate Free SHS issues from general challenges facing the education system

The free high school policy was implemented by the Akufo-Addo government in 2017 A former lecturer at the University of Ghana (UG) and political scientist, Dr Bonsu Osei-Wusu backed the President’s claims that some people on social media are deliberately flouting Free SHS policy. According to him, people talk about the establishment of free SHS […]

Western Women: Louise Boehringer Known as the “Mother of Arizona’s Education System” | Local News

Jan Cleere Special for the Arizona Daily Star Cora Louise Boehringer was born in 1874 in Morrison, Illinois, where her German immigrant parents had settled shortly after arriving in the United States at the end of the Civil War. Louise, as she was known, became a strong advocate for education and school reform. While still […]

Governor Newsom’s $20 billion proposal aims to transform California’s education system. | California

On Wednesday, May 12, Governor Gavin Newsom announced a $20 billion proposal to bolster the education system in California, speaking at Elkhorn Elementary School in Castroville. The funds will come from a surplus of nearly $76 billion; Newsom said the state was “coming back” from the Covid-19 pandemic. Linda Darling-Hammond, president of the State Board […]

The SAT Perpetuates an Unfair Education System – Inklings News

The Academic Aptitude Test, or SAT, allows college admissions officers to better assess students’ knowledge and ability to succeed in a college environment. Well not really. The very history of the SAT is rooted in racism and classism that illustrate the racial and class divides that exist in this country. According to information from Atlantic, […]

Fantom Takes Big Step To Restructure Pakistan Education System With Blockchain Technology

One of the fastest growing smart contract-focused blockchain solutions, Fantom has signed a partnership with the Private Education Institutions Regulatory Authority of Pakistan to launch a blockchain-based software pilot program.Partnership highlights: The Private Education Institutions Regulatory Authority of Pakistan (PEIRA) and Fantom have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to implement custom blockchain enterprise resource […]

We need to completely overhaul our education system – Sam Jonah

Savvy businessman Sam Jonah called for a complete overhaul of the country’s education system. According to him, the current education system has failed “to prepare young people to believe in themselves and to have the skills and attitudes necessary to form an effective and efficient workforce”. “As the legendary Dr Kwegyir Aggrey put it, our […]

“Stomachs have taken the lead in the education system” | Education

Professor George KT Oduro, of Educational Leadership, at the University of Cape Coast (UCC), says that “stomachs have taken the lead in the nation’s education system” and therefore fail to criticize the wrongs of the system. He said that some educators in the system did not criticize or put the government on guard when things […]

Searcy’s new superintendent loves students and education system

The main goal of Bobby Hart, the new superintendent of the Searcy School District, is to educate the whole child, from an early age. “I would say he is a very courageous and enthusiastic servant leader,” said Josclyn Wiley, deputy superintendent of the Hope School District, where Hart is currently superintendent. “His passion truly lies […]

Isn’t our education system in peril?

Chiedu Okoye Posted April 16, 2021 No one can deny the fact that education is the cornerstone of national development, on a global scale. Any nation-state concerned and keen to achieve sustainable economic growth and technological advancement should attach great importance to the problems that disrupt its education system. The superpower countries, which have military […]

Cardi B deplores the American education system | Entertainment

Cardi B has taken aim at the “one-sided” history lessons taught in American schools. The 28-year-old rap star – who is the daughter of a Dominican father and a Trinidadian mother – has taken to Twitter to educate Americans about her ancestry history. She wrote on the micro-blogging platform: “One more thing I want to […]

The early years of the Midland education system

Editor’s Note: The Midland County Historical Society is partnering with the Midland Daily News for “A Window to Midland’s Past,” which will feature historical pieces in print and online at ourmidland.com. This particular piece was compiled from the 1884 portrait and biographical scrapbook by retired historical society director Gary Skory. Since the first schools were […]

Letter to the editor: A strong education system is a priority | Letters to the Editor

Citizens want inclusiveness and top-notch professionals for our children. The demographics of the public school system have changed, and new people, processes, and technologies are critical to success. We’ve seen several articles, social media posts, and policy change requests regarding Anderson Community Schools. Let’s face the facts. We have 46% students of color, and no […]

John James: School closures perpetuate ‘most racially divided education system’ since Jim Crow era

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! School closures due to the coronavirus pandemic will “set back an entire generation,” former Michigan U.S. Senate candidate John James warned Thursday on “Fox News Primetime.” “I believe right now it’s not a Democrat or Republican issue,” James told host Katie Pavlich. “It’s a question of policies […]

Nigeria: the deterioration of our education system

Chiedu Uche Okoye calls for more investment in education The Macmillan School dictionary defines education as “the activity of educating people in schools, colleges and universities, and all policies and provisions relating thereto”. Throughout the ages, the people of Africa have engaged in the business and activity of acquiring education, as evidenced by the existence […]

THE DETERIORATION OF OUR EDUCATIONAL SYSTEM

Chiedu Uche Okoye calls for more investment in education The Macmillan School dictionary defines education as “the activity of educating people in schools, colleges and universities, and all policies and provisions relating thereto”. Throughout the ages, the people of Africa have engaged in the business and activity of acquiring education, as evidenced by the existence […]

Opinion: The pandemic has exposed the weak spots in our education system. Here’s how we can fix it.

district is CEO and Head of Engagement and Innovation at e3 Civic High. She lives in Carmel Valley. In March, when schools suddenly closed and in many cases did not operate online for four to six weeks, the state’s superintendent of public instruction, Tony Thurmond, asked schools to put implementation of ‘exemption’ policies. These policies […]

How to Build an Effective Learning Paradigm in the Indian Education System

India as a country is developing rapidly in terms of technology, however, over the years the country has had a very conventional approach to learning. The main form of learning that was considered credible was the traditional format of classroom sessions and for a very long time people were skeptical about adopting the e-learning format. […]

Improving the education system in Nigeria | The Guardian Nigeria News

The education system in Nigeria can best be described in tandem with deteriorating infrastructure and unpleasant service conditions. According to UNICEF, one in five out-of-school children in the world is in Nigeria. Although primary education is officially free and compulsory, around 10.5 million children in the country between the ages of 5 and 14 are […]

Students in Barbados will have a say in the future of the education system.

Minister of Education, Technological and Vocational Training, Santia Bradshaw. (FP) BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – 2 December 2020 – Students across Barbados will soon be asked for their thoughts on what kind of education system they want for their future. Education, Technology and Vocational Training Minister Santia Bradshaw made the announcement last Friday as she addressed a […]

Online education marks a tectonic shift in the education system

The year 2020 ushered in disrupting all aspects of normal life and the major jolt was mostly suffered by the education sector globally. The indefinite closure of schools, colleges and universities has created a learning vacuum for students, but the crisis has been handled well, resulting in a tectonic shift in our education system from […]

60 years of promises, political inconsistency in the Nigerian education system — Files — The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News

Despite great educational potentials over the past 60 years, the journey of educational policies and their implementation has been tumultuous and distorted, writes Education Office Chief IYABO LAWAL. From promising, the country’s education system has turned into an eyesore, distorted and tumultuous. Since 1960, the country has explored various approaches, with nearly every step seeming […]

How Nigeria can transform its education system

Former president Olusegun Obasanjo, Saturday, said that in Nigeria today, more than 14 million children who should be in school are out of school, and therefore deprived of an education. He also needs Nigerian youth in leadership positions for the country’s education system to be transformed. Mr. Obasanjo said so in Lagos during the virtual […]

Nationalization has tainted the education system, especially for minorities: study – Pakistan

LAHORE: Nationalization in Pakistan ended up weakening educational institutions, especially ecclesiastical institutions, and triggered a decline in the standard of education in general. Even after the 1972 nationalization policy was changed in 1984, resulting in partial denationalization through 2003–04, it continued to deplete resources and reduce potential for equalization, as well as limit opportunities. This […]

Systemic racism in the education system — Observatory

On May 25, in Minneapolis, USA, George Floyd died at the hands of a white police officer, sparking protests around the world against racism in a movement called Black Lives Matter. Although this movement has been around since 2013, it has gained new momentum due to recent events showing the strength of racism that still […]

Anis Haffar assesses the flaws in the Ghanaian education system

Ghana’s education system, which has undergone several substantial reforms over the past 60 years, has also come under scrutiny on issues concerning student performance and other related matters. While some of these issues are handled by the government through the Ministry of Education, a renowned Ghanaian educationist has identified what, in his expert opinion, is […]

Opinion: Bringing greater equity to our education system in the age of COVID-19

Opinion: Bringing greater equity to our education system in the age of COVID-19 The COVID-19 pandemic has shone a spotlight on health inequities with disproportionate percentages of low-income Americans, especially communities of color, contracting and dying from the disease. Researchers working to better understand the underlying causes of negative health outcomes in these communities are […]

After COVID-19: Recalibrating America’s Education System

Through Andrew Myers / Published April 7, 2020 The closure of schools in the middle of the semester and the transition to online learning have forced a big toll in American education. As with the health sector, the education system risks being profoundly transformed by the COVID-19 pandemic. “It reveals gaps across the country,” says […]

Church Education System Announces Temporary Guidelines to Address COVID-19 Concerns

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – Several changes are being implemented through the Church of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints educational system in response to growing concerns related to COVID-19. The CES has issued a statement on the temporary guidelines for higher education institutions which will come into effect on March 16. The […]

BARMM raises the quality of the education system

CITY OF COTABATO: The Bangsamoro Autonomous Region of the Ministry of Basic, Higher and Technical Education in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM-MBHTE) has hired a total of 1,153 licensed teachers for the two districts of Maguindanao province to raise the quality of education system in the region. Mohagher Iqbal, Minister of Education Education Minister Mohagher Iqbal said […]

Cuba agrees to computerize its education system

Although a large percentage of Cuban teachers belong to the analog generation, the Ministry of Education (MINED) is openly committed to upgrading and training them in the modern technological world, so that they can acquire digital skills commensurate with the skills of the students. Fernando Ortega Cabrera, National Director of Educational Technologies at MINED, affirmed […]

Failure of the reform of the Uruguayan education system

The victory of the centre-right National Party marks the end of 15 years of rule by the centre-left Broad Front coalition. But unlike other progressive governments of the pink tide era, the Broad Front leaves the government with poverty and inequality at historic lows, averting the wave of social unrest now sweeping the region. Unlike […]

The American education system is failing our children

NEW YORK, August 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Back to school means more than new pencils and backpacks. Students are also returning to an education system they are increasingly failing, says André Bernstein, Ph.D., who taught middle school and some high school classes for 30 years. During that time, he says, he witnessed his students’ academic […]

Here’s everything you need to know about Costa Rica’s education system ⋆ The Costa Rica News

According to various reports, Costa Rica ranks fourth among the 94 countries most accessible to education. These studies show that education in the country covers most of the population since the rate of people who can read and write is 90.27% and illiteracy is only 9.73%. Through consistent attention to education, Costa Rica has achieved […]

The American education system is an “aristocracy masquerading as a meritocracy”

Education is often sold as a great equalizer, but new research suggests it actually reinforces inequality. According to a study by Georgetown University’s Center on Education and Workforce, about 30% of low-income kindergarteners with high test scores end up getting a college education and employment. well-paid entry level. On the other hand, kindergarteners from the […]

The type of education system Nigeria needs

I have to say that Bunmi Lawson is someone I like among the young generation of Nigerian women who are doing a lot in their different spaces. Bunmi led the FATE Foundation and later led ACCION Microfinance Bank through which she has achieved a lot in financial inclusion and now she is the pioneer in […]

The education system must be redefined in the Caribbean

Over the past 25 years, the education system in the Caribbean has gone through multiple changes and reforms, the majority of them aimed at solving the problems facing the system. However, very few of these changes and reforms were aimed at completely rethinking the function of education in society and highlighting the purpose of education […]

Reviews | The erroneous priorities of our education system

Consider two high school students – one who demonstrates great academic talent and the other who does not. On the one hand, December marks the home stretch of a multi-year effort, intensively supported by his school, to prepare for the perfect college application. For the other, December is just another month on the way to, […]

Pakistan’s Education System – Latest News – The Nation

The quality of education in Pakistan is at an abysmal level. From primary to tertiary education, Pakistan has failed to produce effective human resources for nation building. Pakistan’s education system is divided into three main categories: public, private and Madrasah. The public education system faces a lack of resources as 89% of the education budget […]

India needs a world-class higher education system (Commentary)

India has the third largest higher education system in the world. In 2016, there were 799 universities and 39,071 colleges spread across the country. These numbers are staggering. The growth of higher education in India in just over half a century has been even more staggering. Between 1950 and 2014, the number of […]

What if AI could fix our broken education system?

AI in education, individualized for each student Depositphotos Enhanced by CogWorld There is no shortage of articles and reports to describe the many issues we face daily as Americans: immigration, natural disasters, wars, racism, sexism, and shootings. It’s easy to get lost in the sheer number of crises, paralyzing even contemplating what to do next. […]

An unsuitable education system | Letters

Government reforms to the curriculum and examination assessment are not in line with good educational practice and the broader skills and competences that employers’ organizations such as the CBI have identified as a desirable outcome of the education system (We need an alternative to universities, August 17). Added to this list is the fragmentation of […]

100,000 teachers will receive training on the Japanese education system

Japanese schools. New Japanese School in Suez, Egypt – CC CAIRO – July 29, 2018: About 100,000 teachers will receive special training on Japan’s new education system from July 29 to August 19, according to the Ministry of Education. The Ministry of Education is preparing the new education system, which will be implemented in the […]

Current education system will end by 2026: education minister

Education Minister Tarek Shawki has announced that the current education system will disappear by 2026, gradually being replaced by a new one. During the Iftar (Breaking fast) group at the American Chamber of Commerce in Cairo, Shawki revealed that the new education reform will prevent the teacher from correcting school exams. Shawki said the new […]

Third sign that the American education system is deteriorating

According to the Progress in International Reading Skills Literacy Study, reading comprehension skills decline among fourth graders. Credit: Jill Barshay/The Hechinger Report Is the American education system beginning to deteriorate? I don’t like to be alarmist or give too much weight to a test result, but the release of the 2016 reading test results around […]

Jean Clare Oge Igwegbe: Fixing Nigeria’s Broken Education System

I had the privilege of attending a seminar on education where we discussed how the nation can advance its education sector to bring out the geniuses in our children. Alero Ayida-Otobo gave a pretty amazing speech with a strong theme that touched a nerve or two in me; Rooted in Reality: Rooted in Hope. It […]

Report: South Carolina has the worst education system in the country

As students return to schools across the state on Tuesday, a nagging question vexes many South Carolina residents: Does South Carolina have the worst education system in the country? Yes, said one US News and World Report to study. Absolutely not, say many educators. Others suggest that South Carolina has pockets of excellence in education, […]

What it means to be black in the American education system

A lot of people still think that racism is no longer a problem in America. After President Obama was elected, scholar John McWhorter argued that racism in America is, for all intents and purposes, dead. Prominent African-American conservative scholar and economist Thomas Sowell argued that “racism is not dead, it is on life support.” Harvard […]

America needs political will to fix unfair education system, Stanford experts say

In a recent on-campus discussion of the “crisis” of inequality in education, a panel of experts with perspectives from the ground up unabashedly called out a critical missing piece to the solution: the political will. Investing in education has produced proven returns, but the obvious solution remains elusive, according to panelists at the April 27 […]

Mental Health vs. Modern Education: How Today’s Education System Harms Students | new university

By Ashley Duong According to the National Center for Health Statistics, up to 70% of adolescents with mental illnesses go untreated. The constant pressure to fight to succeed has a rather disastrous consequence on the mental health of students, yet little is being done to combat it. A study done at Fremont High School in […]

The challenges of a leading education system: the Netherlands (opinion)

by guest blogger Katie Fitzgerald The Netherlands ranks in the top 10 of the PISA (Programme for International Student Assessment) rankings, but its education system still faces challenges. This interview with Martin van Os, Education Advisor in the Netherlands, explores the pressing issue of CTE or VET (Career Technical Education or Vocational Education and training). […]

China has a major problem with its education system

Schoolchildren in Chengdu, China. Getty / Guang Niu China has a reputation for having a rigorous education system, ranking first out of 65 countries in the latest Program for International Student Assessment (PISA) test. Around the world, 15-year-olds take PISA every three years, and it has become the gold standard of ranking nations in terms […]

This is the real problem with the American education system

gglobalization, automation and offshoring of jobs, economy shaken by recession: the American economic landscape is changing. By necessity, the millennial workforce is evolving with it to become more entrepreneurial. An example of this is that according to the 2014 Annual Youth Entrepreneurship Study conducted by my company YEC and Buzz Marketing Group, 25% of young […]

Many Americans say the education system needs an overhaul

As 77 million children prepare to return to school in the coming weeks, the public says major changes are needed in the way this country’s education system works. Overall, 66% say either the education system in this country needs to be completely rebuilt (21%) or that it needs major changes (45%); only 31% think the […]

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