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Untold Benefits of Speech Therapy in Kids

When you hear of speech therapy for kids, you automatically assume teaching children how to make their speech sounds correct. However, speech therapy is...

Music Education in Schools: Is It Really Necessary?

Music education is not only for those aspiring to be musicians with instruments or vocals. It would be best if music education is incorporated...

24 New European Universities Reinforce The European Education Area

As stated today by Mariya Gabriel, European Commissioner for Innovation, Research, Culture, Education and Youth, European Universities are “a key building block for the...

Universities Move Freshmen Orientation Online Amid Covid-19

University orientation season is here. Unlike in previous years, though, there are no loud, boisterous cheers or crowds of freshmen on campus grounds. Instead,...

Undergraduates In Singapore Turn Internships Into Full-Time Jobs

SINGAPORE - University students are grabbing work stints in the hope of beefing up their portfolios and securing jobs after graduation. In her three...

Canada: The Federation Of Childcare Workers Of Quebec Calls An Indefinite...

The 10,000 home daycare workers affiliated to the Centrale des syndicats du Québec (CSQ) began an indefinite general strike on 21 September. They have...

‘It Can Be Life Or Death’: The Parents In England Refusing...

Families unwillingly home schooling for fear of Covid say they have been threatened with fines and cut adrift...

Classrooms Without Walls, And Hopefully Covid

To combat the coronavirus, schools across America moved students outdoors. Here’s a look at four new learning environments...

UM Professor Gets Merdeka Award

PETALING JAYA: Four recipients were honoured with the Merdeka Award for their contribution towards a more sustainable Malaysia. The recipients were recognised for their...

Call To Lift Ban On Education For Pregnant Tanzania Teens

Equality Now, a women's rights organisation with global and regional offices, as well as other rights groups in Tanzania, jointly filed a case at...

Baby Care Products Latest Trends Updated

Did you know that the estimated market value of the baby care products by 2020 was 67.35 billion U.S dollars? This is the total...

Schools Ready to Reopen, South African Education Minister Says

Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga has admitted to having "sleepless nights" about when to reopen South Africa's schools, which has been confirmed for Monday,...

Keeping English Language Learning Alive

IF you have been following The Star’s Newspaper-in-Education (Star-NiE) column closely for the past few months, you would have gained a number of ideas...

College Made Them Feel Equal. The Virus Exposed How Unequal Their...

When they were all in the same dorms and eating the same dining hall food, the disparities in students’ backgrounds weren’t as clear as...

String Instruments: Why You Should Learn To Play

Over the last couple of years, medical experts have been involved in connecting the overall well-being of humans and music. They have been able...

Pupils Sent Home In Half Of England’s Secondary Schools

Almost half of secondary schools in England sent home one or more pupils because of Covid incidents last week, the latest attendance figures show....

New York City To Close Schools For In-Person Learning

The city reached a coronavirus positivity rate of 3%, forcing a temporary closure of schools...

Exclusive: GCSE ‘Benchmark Tests’ Plan- B For 2021 Exams

Students could sit tests in core subjects in case exams disrupted; other options on the table include fewer papers with more choice and more...

Reopening America’s Schools And The Privilege Of Opting Out

"This side of Pennsylvania is still in the red,"' says the mother of two 4-year-olds, a 6-year-old and a 15-year-old. "We don't know when...

Exclusive: Academy Backers Of 1 June Plan Break Ranks

The Elliot Foundation and Dixons Academies Trust, which have a combined total of 40 primary, infant and all-through schools, say they will not be...

Students ‘Being Ignored’ Over Fee-Refund Claim

Sophie Quinn's petition calls for a refund for teaching lost in the Covid-19 outbreak and lecturers' strikes. Her claim was brought before the House...

Covid-19 Shows Up UK Universities’ Shameful Employment Practices

One byproduct of the coronavirus pandemic has been to focus attention on the precariousness of so many people’s economic circumstances: working long hours, yet...

‘National Parents Union’ to Challenge Political Influence of Teachers Groups

The formation of a parents union is specifically designed to disrupt the state of K-12 politics, which is largely controlled by the two national...

University Cancelled Seminar By Feminist Speaker Following Threats Of Protest...

A university cancelled a seminar by a feminist speaker, citing “academic freedom”, following threats of protest from transgender activists ...

Helping Low-Income Students Navigate College

Diogene Artiles, now a sophomore at Columbia University, recalls gathering in a Manhattan auditorium his freshman year of high school with dozens of ninth...

The High Court Takes on School Choice

A decision in the case has seismic implications not just for schools and the Constitution but for the Trump administration’s No. 1 education priority...

High-Flying Comprehensives, Not Grammar Schools, Are Best To Improve The Prospects...

Grammar schools "unequivocally damage" social mobility, according to a dossier of evidence compiled by a group of leading academics ...

One In Four Children ‘Has Too Little Sleep’

One in four 11 to 15-year-olds in England have too little sleep, a World Health Organization study suggests. The Health Behaviour in School-aged Children...

Four Out Of Five Children In Care Have Special Educational Needs

Four out of five children taken into care in England during their school years required support for special educational needs (SEN) at some point between...

Spain: Far Right Seeks to Ban Educational Content

Education unions have condemned the "parental PIN" that the Spanish ultra-right wing is promoting in a bid to undermine equality and diversity education in...
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