Aggregated Education News Articles
- Boris Johnson says girls' education key to ending poverty
The UK prime minister wants girls' education in developing countries to be a key international focus.
BBC News. Sat, 16 Jan 2021 00:48:03 GMT.
- Elon Musk Donates $5 Million to Provide Students Access to Free Education
The newly minted world's richest person plans to help students across the globe.
Entrepreneur Staff. Entrepreneur. Fri, 15 Jan 2021 21:30:00 GMT.
- Covid in Scotland: February school return 'tall order' warns Swinney
Scotland's education secretary says it will be a challenge for schools to reopen as normal by 1st February.
BBC News. Fri, 15 Jan 2021 19:05:53 GMT.
- Why Texas schools didn't see a big funding boost from the federal CARES Act
While Texas schools received CARES Act funding through the state education agency, it did not amount to additional dollars in district budgets.
Sarah Asch, Austin American-statesman. El Paso Times. Fri, 15 Jan 2021 17:17:06 +0000.
- Universities Should Refund Fees If Teaching Has Fallen Short, Says Watchdog
Universities should offer students refunds on fees if their teaching has fallen short as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, according to a higher education watchdog.
By Nick Morrison, Contributor. Forbes. Thu, 14 Jan 2021 14:01:30 -0500.
- Lead poisoning of children
A remediation and public education effort at an abandoned battery recycling facility in Bangladesh eliminated most lead soil contamination, but levels of the toxic metal in children living near the site did not decrease nearly as much. ...
Science Daily. Thu, 14 Jan 2021 13:40:39 EST.
- Climate change is hurting children's diets, global study finds
An international study of 107,000 children finds that higher temperatures are an equal or even greater contributor to child malnutrition than the traditional culprits of poverty, inadequate sanitation, and poor education. ...
Science Daily. Thu, 14 Jan 2021 08:54:36 EST.
- Secretary Of Education Cannot Forgive All Federal Student Loans
The Office of the General Counsel at the U.S. Department of Education has issued a legal opinion that finds that the U.S. ...
By Mark Kantrowitz, Contributor. Forbes. Wed, 13 Jan 2021 20:56:06 -0500.
- Lynn Gray, Who Fought for Youths Left Behind, Dies at 78
Mr. Gray started or worked on programs designed to give young people a decent education in a troubled school system. He died of complications of Covid-19.
Alex Vadukul. New York Times. Wed, 13 Jan 2021 20:01:52 +0000.
- Illinois lawmakers send education reform bill to Gov. JB Pritzker
Illinois lawmakers are working to make changes to the state's education system, including the way Black history lessons are taught in schools.
Will Jones. ABC News. Wed, 13 Jan 2021 01:25:21 +0000.
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