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Education inequities in all U.S. school districts– study

Stanford researchers review more than 200 million test scores to spotlight communities with the nation’s worst academic achievement gaps.

InGenius Prep—one of the fastest growing companies in America

Apart from United States, InGenius Prep has made its presence felt in China, Canada, India, and many EU countries and now has plans to expand in Los Angeles and Vancouver.

No smartphones in class– we are French!!

In a move to combat classroom distraction and “detox” youngsters -- French government has passed a new law to ensure that the phone-addicted children either do not carry their mobile devices to school or keep them stored in safe boxes during school hours.

Indian Education System: nuts, screws and bolts—2

A must read case study taught in almost all journalism classes is how a newspaper sub-editor was sacked for showing too much creativity. The sub-editor’s fault was that he insensitively headlined a story on a mad man escaping after raping a woman -- as “Nut screws and bolts”. This is the case with the Indian Education System where creativity and out-of-the-box ideas are dismissed disdainfully.

English, vinglish and the trauma in the minds of students

After teaching English in a Government School for years I realize how difficult it is even for brilliant students to study English and other subjects in English medium, especially when there is no English speaking environment at home, school, or neighbourhood. Let the students decide what language they wish to learn and let them do so at their own pace and grasping ability!!

First female to be 29th president of a 152-year-old university

Life has really been a roller coaster ride for Colleen N. Hanycz. Till recently she was head of the only all-women college in Canada. She would now be the first female President of an all-male college's 152-year history.

O.P. Jindal Global University to launch 7 new academic programmes in 2021-22

India’s first ranked private university and 'Institute of Eminence (IoE)', O.P. Jindal Global University (JGU) announces 7 New Academic Programmes for 2021-22.

Why is MBA conducted by IISWBM (Kolkata) better than other B-schools?

IISWBM, Kolkata, has made a name for itself as one of the top MBA colleges in Kolkata and in India. The affordable fees and good placements are among the USPs of the institute.

Aakash Institute announces revised dates for ‘ANTHE 2020’ Scholarship Exam

ANTHE test is known as the countrywide talent hunt across several states & Union Territories. Being one of the largest private-sector pan-India exams, ANTHE gives deserving students an opportunity to earn up to 100% scholarship and helps them take the first step in their endeavour to become doctors and IITians.

Abhishek Maheshwari to be CEO of Aakash Educational Services Limited (AESL)

An Electrical Engineering graduate from IIT Delhi and MBA from Columbia Business School, New York Abhishek Maheshwari will be responsible for the Classroom, Hybrid, and Distance Learning business of Aakash Educational Services Limited (AESL)

BYJU’S acquires WhiteHat Jr to add coding as a new skill

BYJU’S has witnessed phenomenal growth. The app creates personalized learning programs for individual students based on their proficiency levels and capabilities which help them learn at their own pace and style.

Three things to keep in mind for MAT

MAT is a test of the candidate’s speed of picking the right questions and solving them. The MAT exam consists of 200 questions, to be attempted in 150 minutes. The 3 fundamental things to be kept in mind for success in the MAT exam are time management, selecting the appropriate section to be attempted and selecting the right questions.

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