Posts Tagged ‘education’

The Department of Education has launched a campaign against pro-Palestine voices on campus. Many saw it coming.

Last June, the Trump administration nominated Kenneth Marcus for assistant secretary for civil rights and he was approved by the Senate despite getting no Democratic votes, 50-46. Marcus’ nomination was opposed by a number of organizations for a variety of reasons: he supported rolling back campus sexual assault protections, opposed Affirmative Action, and couldn’t identify […]

Elites, int’l contests medal-winners, heroes of talent, education, learning: President Rouhani

President.ir – President described the role of students’ families and the family environment effective on the progress and flourishment of students’ talents, saying, “Elites and those who have won medals at international contests are heroes in the fields of talent, education and learning”. Speaking on Sunday in a meeting with students who have won medals […]

Box Top$ For Education Is Not Supporting Education (Here’s Why)

National Box Tops for Education Week kicks off coast-to-coast fundraising.  For over 20 years, the Box Tops for Education program has provided families a way to help raise money for their school. The program was created to “help support education and benefit American schools” by providing a small amount of money from each item purchased. […]

De Blasio panel on public education: It’s "racist" to have gifted programs for smart kids; everyone must be equally dumbed down in the name of social justice

(Natural News) NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio appointed a panel to determine whether public schools should get rid of “gifted” programs. These programs challenge and stimulate the minds of talented students who are ahead of their class. The mayor’s panel recommends that gifted programs be eliminated from all public schools because they […]

Democratic Camp chief: Education minister’s appointment borders on illegitimate

Democratic Camp party leader Nitzan Horowitz said Thursday that Education Minister Rafi Peretz is not worthy of office and that his installation by the current caretaker government was illegitimate because it was not empowered to appoint new ministers. Horowitz’s remarks came a day after Channel 13 broadcast controversial excerpts from lectures at a premilitary academy […]

China builds more secret ‘re-education camps’ to detain Uighur Muslims

The muscular young Uighur man sat uncomfortably, glancing occasionally at three Chinese officials in the room, as he described his state-mandated salvation in a re-education camp. The man, Abduweili Kebayir, 25, explained how watching Islamic videos on his phone landed him in one of China’s notorious indoctrination camps for Muslims for eight […]

13,400 of Chicago’s Homeless Had Jobs in 2017, 18,000 Had a College Education

Emma Fiala, The Mind Unleashed Waking Times A report published on Tuesday by the Chicago Coalition for the Homeless, revealed that 13,400 of the city’s homeless population had jobs in 2017 while another 18,000 had a college education. The report challenges long held stereotypes concerning the homeless that include the false idea that anyone with […]

Israeli education minister favours gay ‘conversion therapy’

Israel’s education minister voiced support on Saturday for so-called gay “conversion therapy”, reported Reuters. The current Israeli government’s religious-rightist tilt has already worried liberals at home and backers abroad. Conversion therapy, an attempt to alter sexual orientation or gender identity through psychological, spiritual and, in extreme cases, physical means, has been widely […]

California Unveils Big Brother Education System to Track Kids From “Cradle to Career”

By Shane Trejo The California legislature has approved legislation that will be signed by Gov. Gavin Newsom to set up an educational system that will use big data to track children from “cradle to career.” Senate Bill 75 was approved by a vote of 31-7 in the Senate and 62-14 in the Assembly. It will […]

Gates launches lobbying arm – higher education on agenda

Bill and Melinda Gates have launched a lobbying group in part to drive their agenda on education. The move comes as Congress is negotiating a reauthorization of the Higher Education Act, the main federal law concerning student financial aid. The Gates Foundation has also recently started up a commission to determine the value of a college degree […]

Over 60% of college grads regret their education after being bogged down with student loan debt

   Nearly two thirds of US college graduates have serious regrets about their education, with many resentful of taking on huge student loan burdens or pursuing worthless humanities degrees, a recent survey has found. More than a quarter of college graduates with at least a Bachelor’s degree regretted taking out unaffordable student loans more than […]

The Education System: Constructing Human Minds

Close examinations of the modern schooling system reveal that it is not education at all, and our current structure bears fundamental flaws based on the incorrect focus of ‘right knowing’ instead of ‘right being’. In the following membership piece, we take a look at all aspects of education, including modern schooling and problems with state […]

New Zealand teachers hold country’s largest education strike, day before ‘wellbeing’ budget

Tens of thousands of New Zealand teachers walked off the job on Wednesday in protest as they called for higher pay and shorter hours in the country’s largest ever education strike. Almost 50,000 secondary and primary school teachers joined the strike, according to their unions, closing schools around the nation. The strike came a day […]

The poisoned calculus (the army education of Yossi Gurvitz)

In June 1988, the head of the yeshiva gathered all of the 12th graders in the auditorium and asked them to say which “Hesder yeshiva” they were going to after graduation. Most students rose and named a Hesder or military yeshiva. Some of the more elite students announced they were heading for a higher yeshiva. […]

How Religion, Money, Politics, and Education Are Used to Enslave Our Bodies and Souls

This article is my most controversial article because it contains “forbidden knowledge” and evidence proving that the Controllers have infiltrated and distorted most systems in the world, including the religious, political, educational, and financial system. If you do not know who the Controllers are, they are wealthy globalists who control society from behind the scene […]

The rise of home education in Australia

Parents are turning to home education in record numbers. Photo: HENA Australian families are increasingly ditching mainstream classrooms to teach their children at home, citing philosophical objections, religious beliefs and a desire for personalised learning as reasons for rejecting formal education. From humble beginnings as a small movement, families are now switching to home education […]

Millionaire-Driven Education Reform Has Failed. Here’s What Works.

Economist Peter Temin has noted that when societies like the United States split into separate economies of haves and have-nots, there remains one ticket to a better life: education. You’ve likely heard that this ticket is getting shredded. What once made America exceptional — robust investment in public education to prepare kids for life in a democracy […]

The Ontario Government’s “Education Funding Guide”: A First Step Towards Privatization?

It is a miserable Season’s Greetings card to Ontarians; a lump of coal called the Education Funding Guide 2019-20. It’s setting us up for cuts to education in the order of 4 cents on the dollar – or about $1 billion out of a $24 billion education budget. Education Minister Lisa Thompson, prefaces this 5-page […]

The Future of Education is Borderless

December 14, 2018 By Steven Maxwell The entire formal education apparatus seems to reinforce the repetition of learning from past generations rather than forging new ideas and new applications for a world changing at an increasingly rapid pace. As internet connectivity expands and the speed of accessing information increases, the opportunities for formal learning should […]

The Horrors of Public Education (And What Needs to Change)

Many students agree that school is awful; they frequently voice their disgust concerning this abomination we call public education. They spite the good students who obey like little sheep, frown at imposed conformity, and laugh at the hypocritical nature of the system. The same will be done here, but there is a big difference between […]

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