Education company wins top business award

Photo: / Bob Capazzo Victoria Newman and Peter Newman at the bat mitzvah of their daughter, Kylie Newman It all started in a one-room schoolhouse. Now, the Greenwich Education Group serves more than 1,000 students annually, employs 107 full-time staff members, and has received this year’s top honor in Connecticut from the U.S. Small Business […]

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The U.S. Department of Education Will Streamline The Student Loan Repayment Process

CREDIT: SHUTTERSTOCK Share518 Tweet The U.S. Department of Education plans to streamline the borrowing process to make it easier to pay student loans, and have the companies that collect those loans provide uniform information so students don’t receive misinformation, department officials indicated in a blog post on Monday. The department will release more information soon. […]

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School principals targeted by Labor as education funding debate heats up

PHOTO: Bill Shorten has called on school principals to share Labor’s alternative plan for education funding. (ABC News) RELATED STORY: Turnbull ‘betraying’ state school students with funding proposal RELATED STORY: PM struggles to secure support for public schools funding plan RELATED STORY: Sharp divide between public, private schools ‘the worst of all possible worlds’ MAP: […]

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Sagar University, IIM-I, IIT among top education centres in MP

Only two universities in Madhya Pradesh could make it to the list of top 100 universities in the country, declared by the Union ministry of human resource development on Monday. Sagar’s Dr Harisingh Gour University ranked 39th to become the best university in the state, while Jaypee University of Engineering and Technology in Raghogarh stood […]

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Faleiro opposes value education curriculum by Ramdev’s

Former Union Minister Eduardo Faleiro has opposed the BJP-led Goa government’s proposed move to introduce value education curriculum in schools, to be framed by yoga guru Baba Ramdev’s organisation. “Chief Minister (Laxmikant Parsekar) has announced recently that Goa government will introduce yoga training and value education in government primary schools,” Faleiro told reporters today. “Yoga […]

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Moderate teaching union rejects Government’s education reforms

The prospect of industrial action over the Government’s education reforms has edged a stage closer after one of the country’s more moderate teaching unions overwhelmingly rejected proposals to privatise schools. Members of the Association of Teachers and Lecturers (ATL) condemned the education white paper, and its proposals to strip state primaries in England from local […]

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Patanjali Yoga Sutras : Commentary by Sri Sri

Commentaries by Sri Sri on Patanjali Yoga Sutras We will begin with a story, the greatest and most effective way of conveying knowledge. Once upon a time, long ago, all the Munis and Rishis approached Lord Vishnu to tell him that even though He (incarnated as Lord Dhanvanthari) had given them the means to cure […]

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Alibaba to Train a Million Teenagers in Rural China: Report

Alibaba plans to train a million teenagers in rural China to help start their own online businesses, taking e-commerce to the country’s vast rural areas, the official Xinhua news agency reported on Tuesday. China’s biggest e-commerce company reached an agreement with the China Communist Youth League to support the youngsters through funding, training and partnership, […]

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