The Beacon Newspaper Faculty Spotlight: Elaine Gregory, Ph.D., Professor of Education; Director, Physical Education ProgramThe Beacon NewspaperI worked at Syracuse University for 20 years as the director of Physical Education. I was actually hired by Roberts to start the Physical Education program and this will be my 11th year... Read more Eagles Star Chris Long Donating 2017 NFL Salary … to Youth EducationTMZ.comEagles star Chris Long is droppin’ a fat stack of cash on youth education in America … pledging his entire 2017 NFL base salary — an even $1 MIL — to various initiatives. Long just announced that... Read more
Crain’s Detroit Business Mobility center signs education partnership with 15 Michigan schoolsCrain’s Detroit BusinessThe not-for-profit ACM has three missions: autonomous and connected vehicle testing and validation; development of voluntary industry standards, and education. Maddox said he sees the consortium as an incubator to address the industry-specific needs. and more »... Read more
Higher Education Notebook: WFU professor awarded prestigious fellowshipWinston-Salem JournalThe rankings were created using the National Center for Education Statistics’ College Navigator database. The top 15 online associate degree programs were ranked by the following criteria — tuition, customization options and the “wow” factor, the … Read more… Read more Steve Wozniak wants to revolutionize tech education, starting in ArizonaAZCentral.comApple Inc. co-founder Steve Wozniak announced Thursday the launch of a digital institute that aims to reprogram tech education and to inspire the next generation of innovators. And he wants to do it from Arizona. It will be called... Read more
Project Syndicate Closing the Education Gender GapProject SyndicateOn this International Day of the Girl, the number of girls not attending school, despite having fallen by 40% since 2000, still stands at 130 million. This represents both a moral and a practical failing, because girls are not receiving the education... Read more
Mac Rumors Apple CEO Tim Cook and French President Macron Discussed Education and Taxes in Monday MeetingMac RumorsApple CEO Tim Cook today met with French President Emmanuel Macron at the Élysée Palace, and over the course of 45 minutes, the two discussed topics like education, the economy, and taxes... Read more
Daily Nation Confusion erupts over 2018 fees amid free education promisesDaily NationFrom left Kenya Secondary Schools Heads Association secretary Grace Watuku, chairman .Indimuli Kahi and chairperson Mwalimu Sacco Teresa Mutegi. Mr Indimuli has asked the government to clarify how the new policy on free secondary education will be … Read... Read more General Assembly, State Board of Education tackle principal payWRAL.comDollar responded to criticisms by reciting the ways in which the General Assembly has addressed education in recent years, including increasing teacher pay, investing more money in education and investing in early childhood. He also noted that the … Read... Read more
South China Morning Post Hong Kong universities get high rankings in law and education despite political controversiesSouth China Morning PostUniversities in Hong Kong were recognised as top schools of law and education in Asia according to a global survey, despite ongoing controversies involving the city’s rule of law and... Read more