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Accra Academy launched its 90th anniversary Accra Academy kicked off its 90th anniversary by calling on the government to institute performance indicators for senior school principals to improve education standards. The indicators should hold school boards and principals accountable for their performance that is aligned with schools’ interest in facilitating teaching and learning. Mr. Alex …

DES MOINES, Iowa – Fordham Institute freed their grades of each state’s academic history and civic education standards. Iowa’s standards were deemed insufficient. According to their website, the Thomas B. Fordham Institute is a nonprofit organization based in Washington, DC and Ohio that, according to their website, promotes “educational excellence for every child in America …

A year ago, at the start of the Covid-19 pandemic, we predicted that school closures in South Africa would result in learning losses. A loss of contact learning time would result in lower academic performance, and the losses would be greater in free schools (serving children from low-income families) than in fee-paying schools. Now we …

Brooke Adrian poses for a photo outside Odessa American Tuesday in downtown Odessa. Adrian is striving for certification with the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards. Brooke Adrian, who will be teaching sixth grade at Nimitz Middle School in the fall, is one of more than 90 ISD instructors in Ector County who take advantage …

Lauren Berlant, a deeply influential American scholar and cultural critic known for her rigorous and playful explorations of intimacy, citizenship and affect, died on June 28 at the age of 63 from an Cancer. The news was announced by Duke University Press. Since 1984, George M. Pullman Distinguished Service Professor of English at the University …

Ashmole & Co are delighted to announce that Claire Ibbitson and her eldest son, Rhys, of Capel Hendre, have both recently started working for the accounting firm. Claire is based in Llandeilo and Rhys works in the Ammanford office. For over 14 years Claire has worked in education, teaching all levels of accounting at Coleg …

The Delhi Government Directorate of Education (DoE) on Saturday issued a circular on the conduct of teaching-learning activities for 2021-2022 in the government and its supported schools from kindergarten to grade 12 through ‘when they reopen. The session’s action plan, encompassing ‘the implementation approach and strategy’ and divided into three stages, includes a phased approach …

Neighborhood and Enlargement Commissioner Oliver Varhelyi (Photo) said the European Union should consider making PA funding conditional on removing anti-Semitism and incitement to violence from its textbooks, written Yossi Lempkowicz. Varhelyi’s statement follows the release last Friday of a long-awaited EU-commissioned report on Palestinian textbooks that show cases of anti-Semitism and incitement to violence. The …

A Sydney high school teacher tearfully told a court how ashamed and embarrassed she was about having sex with a 14-year-old student. Monica Elizabeth Young was 23 when she started teaching in March 2020, shortly before the school was plunged into lockdown and online learning began. The teacher blocked her ninth grade victim from the …

M e half of teachers in England are in favor of children learning to take direct action on climate change, according to a survey. The research, led by the University of Bristol, involved asking 626 primary and secondary teachers across England for their views on climate change education. Teachers almost unanimously believed in an action-oriented …