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One Brooklyn school wants to change how kids - and teachers - are taught

Brooklyn Lab is on.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMar 20th, 2017

If You Give Your Kids This Popular Toy, 1 out of 3 High Schools Are Taking it Away, According to a Stunning, New Report

Kids adore fidget toys. Teachers and school staff? Let's just say the massive spinner exodus ensues......»»

Category: topSource: incMay 10th, 2017

Startling Data Now Shows That 1 Out of 3 High Schools Have Banned Fidget Spinners

Kids adore fidget toys. Teachers and school staff? Let's just say the massive spinner exodus ensues......»»

Category: topSource: incMay 10th, 2017

9 unexpected factors that impact whether your kid succeeds in school

Mario Tama/Getty ImagesKids are under a lot of pressure to make the most of their education. And while good teachers and healthy study habits no doubt help kids get better grades, so do a slew of factors out of studen.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 7th, 2017

New report says tech companies spy on students in school

Kids aren't the only ones learning in the classroom. Turns out, tech companies have access to a lot of student data that makes parents and teachers increasingly uncomfortable......»»

Category: topSource: moneyApr 14th, 2017

How one Brooklyn school wants to change urban education

Brooklyn Lab is one .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMar 20th, 2017

Teacher returns to his Bronx high school to help kids succeed

A 99-cent chessboard helped change the course of Juan De Jesus' life......»»

Category: topSource: cnnDec 16th, 2016

Byju"s to take learning app to US, UK market

Byju's video tutorials have teachers simplifying concepts with help of animation aimed at improving learning in high school kids.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 25th, 2016

Facebook founder"s arm to pitch Byju"s learning app for US, UK market

Byju's video tutorials have teachers simplifying concepts with help of animation aimed at improving learning in high school kids.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 24th, 2016

Facebook founder"s arm to pitch Byju"s learning app in US and UK

Byju's video tutorials have teachers simplifying concepts with help of animation aimed at improving learning in high school kids.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 24th, 2016

From school rebel to head of U.S. education system

By the time John King was 13, both his parents had passed away. Hurt and angry, he rebelled and even got expelled from school. But his teachers gave him a second chance. Now, as U.S. education secretary, King is trying to do the same for kids who are inca.....»»

Category: topSource: cnnSep 28th, 2016

From high school rebel to head of U.S. education system

By the time John King was 13, both his parents had passed away. Hurt and angry, he rebelled and even got expelled from school. But his teachers gave him a second chance. Now, as U.S. education secretary, King is trying to do the same for kids who are inca.....»»

Category: topSource: cnnSep 28th, 2016

The Education Issue: An Effective but Exhausting Alternative to High-School Suspensions

When kids get into trouble at school, traditional forms of discipline often lead to more trouble. Is there a more productive way to change behavior?.....»»

Category: mediaSource: nytSep 7th, 2016

The Education Issue: An Effective but Exhausting Alternative to High School Suspensions

When kids get into trouble at school, traditional forms of discipline often lead to more trouble. Is there a more productive way to change behavior?.....»»

Category: mediaSource: nytSep 7th, 2016

What Are Donald Trump And Hillary Clinton Teaching Your Kids About Politics?

It's time to get back to school and teachers sometimes fear the occasional "Summer slide" of learning. But what if students were paying attention while on vacation? This election cycle is unusual in its nastiness. So, the "Summer Slide" becomes the "Summe.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesSep 4th, 2016

End-of-School-Year "Terrorist" Award Given to Seventh-Grader Lands Texas Teachers in Trouble

The group of teachers reportedly also gave out a "most likely to become homeless" award......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMay 26th, 2017

Alabama shouldn"t "shoot messenger" with school testing

The decision to scrap the ACT Aspire (for readers who are not familiar, the ACT Aspire is a summative test given to kids in grades 3-8 to gage their core skill development and trajectory leading up to the ACT test taken in 11th grade) was likely a source.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 26th, 2017

Stanford Seed looks to add zing to SME growth plans

A programme by Stanford Graduate School of Business aims for transformational change in small and medium enterprises.....»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineMay 25th, 2017

3 New Mexicans to know who inspire me

I had the pleasure of spending part of this morning with 350 eighth graders from Tony Hillerman Middle School, and it gave me some pleasant perspective. These kids face the awesomely foreboding prospect of entering high school next year and all th.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 25th, 2017

Why Finnair has turned the kids loose in its catering kitchens

Passengers flying in the economy cabin on Finnair's nonstop flights between Chicago and Helsinki this summer may feel like they're back in grade school. And what fun that could be. While airlines all over the world compete to see what highfaluti.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 24th, 2017

Some older parents are missing out on this Social Security perk

Older parents, take note: If you have kids who won’t graduate from high school until sometime after you turn 62, your family may qualify for extra dollars from Social Security. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 24th, 2017