Asbestos in schools: what you ...

Jul 12, 2019 by

Andrew Watterson – The Department for Education referred nearly 700 schools in England to the Health and Safety Executive (HSE)...

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School exclusions are on the u...

Jul 11, 2019 by

After years of decline, school exclusions are on the rise again, according to official figures for the Department for Education. The...

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Outdoor learning has huge bene...

Jun 27, 2019 by

Research shows that healthier and happier children do better in school, and that education is an important determinant of future...

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Academic Freedom: universities...

Jun 20, 2019 by

This is an important year in Chinese history. It marks the anniversaries of two political movements involving students and scholars:...

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Activists want a San Francisco...

Jun 17, 2019 by

For nearly a century, a massive mural by painter Victor Arnautoff titled “The Life of Washington” has lined the hallways of San...

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Academic Freedom: universities...

Jun 15, 2019 by

This is an important year in Chinese history. It marks the anniversaries of two political movements involving students and scholars:...

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I was an expert witness agains...

Jun 2, 2019 by

Jennifer Rich – When I first set out to research how the Holocaust was being depicted in textbooks in New Jersey’s public...

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Why big bets on educational re...

Jun 2, 2019 by

Jack Schneider, David Menefee-Libey – The Gates Foundation is regrouping after its latest school improvement disappointment,...

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We’re in a golden age of...

Jun 1, 2019 by

Robin R. Means Coleman – In the horror genre, black is definitely back. The movie “Ma,” which premieres on May 31, will star...

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The American GI in WWII, uncen...

May 28, 2019 by

Edward Gitre – I can still recall the exhilaration I felt in the reading room of the National Archives in College Park,...

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Teaching students how to disse...

May 28, 2019 by

  Sarah Stitzlein – In scenes unprecedented in previous school shootings, the past few weeks have been marked by students...

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Could a lack of humility be at...

May 24, 2019 by

There are a lot of reasons behind the political polarization of the country and the deterioration of civic discourse. I wonder if a...

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How to tackle India’s se...

May 22, 2019 by

Madhumita Pandey – “Do you masturbate?”, “When did you first have sexual intercourse?”, “Did you ask for consent?” These are...

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New Gates-funded commission ai...

May 19, 2019 by

Nicholas Tampio – The Gates Foundation is poised to disrupt American higher education with a new Postsecondary Value...

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Walk inside a plant cell or gl...

May 15, 2019 by

John Pickavance – You’ve probably heard how Virtual Reality (VR) is going to change everything: the way we work, the way we...

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Students are increasingly turn...

May 13, 2019 by

Mathew Guest – High rates of mental ill health among students, including some tragic cases of suicide, have highlighted the...

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Teaching hope during the 2020 ...

May 6, 2019 by

Sarah Stitzlein – The 2020 presidential election campaign has already started. Election campaigns inspire hope, but they can...

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Why the world is due a revolut...

May 2, 2019 by

Joris Tieleman – Economic thinking governs much of our world. But the discipline’s teaching is stuck in the past. Centred...

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Why Facebook belongs in the ma...

Apr 26, 2019 by

Jonathan Hulgan – Take a close look at your Facebook friends. Some of your friends are also friends with each other, while...

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Brain scans help shed light on...

Apr 18, 2019 by

Arash Javanbakht – Celebrities and public figures have recently been more open about mental health conditions they deal with....

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