Teachers in a violence-wracked southern Thai province said Monday that they are shutting down all primary schools there until the government can guarantee their safety from attacks by Muslim insurgents.
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The Philippines is fast becoming the world's low-cost English language teacher - with rapid increases in overseas students coming to learn English or study in English-speaking universities.
History professors at the University of Florida think their courses are plenty valuable, but they don't want them to be among the most expensive.
Delhi University has allowed all 122 postgraduate students from the School of Open Learning to take their ongoing first semester exams.
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Scientists designing and testing what they hope might become the classroom of the future have found that Star Trek-style multi-touch, multi-user desks can boost children's maths skills.A
A state Senate panel said Monday that the University of Hawaii could have avoided losing $200,000 in its failed attempt to hold an athletic department fundraiser if officials had performed due diligence on a company claiming to be Stevie Wonder's booking agent.
Sebastian Thrun, winner of the Smithsonian American Ingenuity Award for education takes is redefining the modern classroom