School kids and their families have a safe, reliable and comprehensive source of information and media for learning, research and discovery, with Britannica Kids, announced today by Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc. The site, which is accessible 24/7 from all devices – PCs, laptops, tablets and smart phones – features more than 100,000 articles, 60,000 images and … Continue reading Reliable content for all reading levels at Britannica Kids
The entertainer Beyoncé has teamed up with UNICEF through her BeyGOOD philanthropic arm to launch a multi-year partnership to provide safe water to the most vulnerable children in Burundi. The partnership, BEYGOOD4BURUNDI, will support programmes to improve water, sanitation and basic hygiene practices in the hardest-to-reach areas of the landlocked East African nation. The water … Continue reading Bringing safe water to children in Burundi
Teaching staff need strategic approaches to encourage collaborative, reciprocal learning in primary school classes.
The Other Art Fair (TOAF), which promotes the work of emerging artists, is increasing its global presence with its first U.S. edition, taking place in New York, 1-4 June 2017 at the Brooklyn Expo Center. Continue reading “Saatchi Art sets The Other Art Fair in NYC”
The results of the 2015/16 HE Business and Community Interaction (HEBCI) Survey have been published online free of charge. The publication is released as part of HESA’s Open Data Strategy and shows the extent to which higher education providers are embedded in the economy and communities of the UK. The survey of all publicly funded HE providers … Continue reading HEBCI survey finds 3,890 new graduate start-ups
Governments around the world are not keeping pace with the growing demand for higher education. A policy paper from the Global Education Monitoring (GEM) Report and the International Institute for Educational Planning (IIEP) at UNESCO shows that the number of university level students doubled to 207 million between 2000 and 2014. Continue reading “UNESCO reveals higher education policy gaps”
Science company McGraw-Hill Education is collaborating, through it’s McGraw-Hill Education Learning Science Research Council, with Colorado State University (CSU). Continue reading “Researchers apply analytics and data mining at Colorado State University”