School management

The committee asks the government to take over the management of the school

Private school violates fee standards The committee asks the government to take over the management of the school Posted on Jul 30, 2021 | Author RK News Srinagar, July 29: The Fee Setting and Regulation Committee (FFRC) on Thursday called on the government of Jammu and Kashmir to take over the management of a private […]

School programs

Summer school programs aimed at catching up and re-engaging students | Education

While math, reading, and writing still have a place in summer school, this year’s expanded programs are also packed with science experiments, gardening, and time to socialize, thanks to federal funding earmarked for the summer learning. After a year of disrupted learning and estrangement from friends, Kelso’s new summer school program aims to catch up […]

School subjects

China bans for-profit tutoring in basic school subjects – document

People stand outside the headquarters of the New Oriental Education & Technology Group in Beijing, China on November 25, 2016. REUTERS / Thomas Peter / File Photo Register now for FREE and unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Rules in policy document are stricter than expected Shares of education companies plunge Policy aimed at reducing the […]

School programs

Local schools and after-school programs join forces to ‘accelerate’ learning this summer

Sponsored Bold Goals Academy students and teachers at Oliver Elementary School in Birmingham on July 7, 2021. Photo via United Way This summer, the United Way of Central Alabama and partner agencies, such as the YMCA of Greater Birmingham, AG Gaston Boys and Girls Cluband Boys and Girls Club of Central Alabama— launched an innovative […]

School management

What’s wrong with running for-profit charter schools?

How will a for-profit school measure success. Getty The House Appropriations Committee caused a stir with a small paragraph in its 198-page health, labor and education spending bill. SECOND. 314. None of the funds made available by this Act or any other Act may be awarded to a charter school that contracts with a for-profit […]

School subjects

Choosing your subjects in high school doesn’t have to be scary. Here are 6 things to keep in mind

This is the first article in a series that provides students with evidence-based advice on choosing subjects during their senior years. Starting in August of each year, students in grade 10 go through a series of interviews to get closer to their choice of subjects for grades 11 and 12. They are given a portfolio […]