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Outgoing commissioner: Best interest of students drove her decisions
As she enters her last month as education commissioner, Chris Nicastro has become a magnet for controversy in Missouri’s education system. But, she said, every one of the contentious decisions made during her tenure was made in the best interest of Missouri’s children. Sun, 23 Nov 2014 03:55:50 -0800

28 weeks later: Education reform in Thailand under the junta
When the military junta came to power in May 2014, it vowed to bring an end to corruption and reform Thailand’s underperforming civil institutions, amongst which the education system was a clear priority. Sun, 23 Nov 2014 00:25:11 -0800

Open online courses: A welcome step in Indian education system
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) India has officially jumped on to the open online courses bandwagon with the government announcing Swayam, an initiative that aims at providing affordable and quality education to citizens for free. Sat, 22 Nov 2014 23:48:41 -0800

Re-evaluating higher-ed landscape
The established system of higher education accreditation is lagging behind advancements in the industry and may not be equipped to deal with it in its current form, the head of a nationwide group said. “We need to focus more on the changing landscape in higher education innovation,” said Judith Eaton, president of the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. “We’re at, we’ve been at, a high ... Sat, 22 Nov 2014 21:04:48 -0800

‘Malaysian education can be the best’
KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak hopes the country’s standard of education will become among the best globally through changes that are currently undertaken by the government. Najib said the government realised the country’s education system needed to be continually improved to produce knowledgeable individuals who were ethical and had the competitive edge. “In our country’s ... Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:08:27 -0800

DPM: Plan education to meet our future needs
PUTRAJAYA: THE Education Ministry must plan for the future needs of the education system to ensure it is on a par with developed countries, said Deputy Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin. Muhyiddin, who is also education minister, said foresight was needed in the planning of the infrastructure development of schools and higher learning institutions, including the design of schools ... Thu, 20 Nov 2014 16:12:45 -0800

Jeb Bush champions US education reform ahead of 2016
Ex-president George W. Bush's younger brother Jeb, who is mulling a 2016 White House run, on Thursday called for a revolution in the US education system, decrying the glacial pace of reform. The former governor of Florida has emerged over the past year as a leader of substance as the Republican Party navigates contentious issues like immigration, gay marriage and abortion. He has spoken out ... Thu, 20 Nov 2014 12:00:56 -0800

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The former Florida governor looks to China to refocus the education debate before the 2016 primary begins. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 09:48:48 -0800

Summit turns to education financing conundrum
SOUTH BURLINGTON >> Change is coming to Vermont's public education system - whether by design or as a consequence of inaction. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 02:43:54 -0800

The danger of China-style education
Yong Zhao says Common Core proponents should see that in China, a test-oriented education can be damaging. Mon, 17 Nov 2014 12:11:07 -0800

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