What Portugal’s Portuguese school system teaches about equality

Portuguese students are being taught that “a man is worth more than a woman” and “a woman is worth less than a man,” according to a new book by a Portuguese university.The book, “Das deuje novus, das svenska della voce da Libera” (We Cannot, Yet, Give Up, the Lessons of Our Past), was published in […]

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How does a city in South Africa compare to a sound system school system?

South Africa’s first and only high school was built in 1964 with a sound track, and now more than 10,000 children attend it, the sound system in the capital, Johannesburg, has been the focus of a campaign to raise funds for its upkeep.A number of local schools are being built with sound systems, and some […]

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When students walk out of college, they need to understand what it means to leave

With the arrival of summer, college students are likely to feel less confident and less able to handle stressful situations, according to research published this week in the Journal of Health Psychology.The new findings offer a lesson for the nation’s young adults, who often find themselves facing their first job or major life change without […]

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A review of Manitoba’s schools

The following report is based on a comprehensive, non-partisan review of the province’s public education system, conducted by a group of independent academics and education specialists. Included in this report are the results of an extensive assessment of the state of education in Manitoba, conducted in partnership with the National Centre for Education Research (NCER).The report’s […]

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What is a school rating system?

FOX SPORTS has confirmed that a new school rating code has been developed for schools in the US.In the code, which will be used in September 2018, schools will be required to use the new code to assess their performance on a range of measures including attendance, attendance in school and attendance per pupil.In addition, […]

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How to help your local community get on top of the ‘system’

UT System schools are now the best in the world, a new report has found.Universities in Ireland have the highest graduation rates in the OECD, while there are more students from disadvantaged backgrounds in local authority schools than in state schools.The report by the Irish Institute of Technology (IIT) and the National Centre for Educational […]

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How does a US school system compare with the rest of the world?

A new report shows that the United States has some of the worst education systems in the world, according to a study conducted by the National Bureau of Economic Research.In addition, the study found that the US schools are failing at making students more resilient and employable.The report, which was published in the Journal of […]

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When schools in Mexico go dark, schools will open for classes, officials say

KENYA, Kenya — For some students, a week of class is more than they need.But for others, it is the only thing to do.The schools in the western Mexican state of Guerrero closed Monday after the government shut down the country’s primary and secondary schools.The state’s governors said the closure was necessary to save $3 […]

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