Congratulations to Dr. Heather Phipps on successfully defending her PhD at McGill on Wednesday, November 23. Afternoon Headlines The latest local, national and international news delivered every weekday afternoon. DAILY AFTERNOON BULLETIN Receive a quick summary of the day’s biggest news at 4 p.m. It’s all here on our education page: newspaper articles on education, education blog articles, as well as in-depth coverage of the FCAT and other issues affecting schools in Florida, especially Tampa Bay area schools. It will involve rekindling the nation’s mind to recognize that the potential of education is not to teach to tests or to make students fit into neat little boxes.

PL 94-142 requires schools to provide free, appropriate public education to students with a wide range of physical and mental disabilities, and emotional and behavioral disorders.” Schools have to provide the most least restrictive environment” possible.education news

Efforts to expand ethnic studies classes in schools picked-up steam, with California passing a law to create a model curriculum for these courses and new research showing major student academic gains as a result of participating in them. Scotland’s education system has been broken by the SNP, with a whole generation of pupils being failed by the Scottish Government, Tory leader Ruth Davidson has said.education news

The University of California has announced a series of policies to protect its students who came into the country illegally in what is being described as the first unified approach toward federal immigration issues for the system’s 10 campuses. At TeachHUB it is our mission to improve the quality of education by making available the most current, complete and affordable resources for all K-12 Educators. That reorganization, though, and the underlying effort, will have much to do with reviving the American education system, and reviving a national love of learning.education news

APPLY NOW for the Royal Agricultural University January 2017 session & place yourself at the forefront of the best agricultural education. Although certainly not ideal, the care and education of children with special needs had improved somewhat. ELNG 200 is a second-year Faculty of Education course that prepares future teachers to support students learning to speak, read, and write the English language. We want to hear your views on our draft standards covering both undergraduate and postgraduate education and training.