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US Offended by mother's Facebook post, school expels 4-year-old

Aug 28, 2014

US Offended by mother's Facebook post, school expels 4-year-old

A four-year-old was expelled from his school in the US after his mother vent her frustration against the school in a Facebook post. #facebook #Education #Weird News #US schools #US education system
Land grabbing case filed against former DMK leader Alagiri

Aug 28, 2014

Land grabbing case filed against former DMK leader Alagiri

Former union minister and expelled DMK leader M K Alagiri has been booked for alleged grabbing of land belonging to a local temple. #M. Karunanidhi #DMK #NewsTracker #MK Alagiri #Land grabbing #DMK leader #DMK party #Alagiri Educational Trust
Louisiana governor Bobby Jindal sues Obama administration over Common Core policy

Aug 27, 2014

Louisiana governor Bobby Jindal sues Obama administration over Common Core policy

Indian American governor of Louisiana Bobby Jindal today sued the Obama administration,accusing it of hijacking federal grants to coerce states to adopt Common Core educational standards and assessments, thus violating the federal law and the Constitution. #Obama #Barack Obama #US #Bobby Jindal #NewsTracker #Louisiana #Obama administration #federal law #Common Core educational standard
51,000 poor children in Delhi have no books; HC pulls up govt

Aug 27, 2014

51,000 poor children in Delhi have no books; HC pulls up govt

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday pulled up the city government for failing to provide adequate textbooks and uniforms to children from poor and disadvantaged families studying in private schools here. #India #Delhi #New Delhi #Education #Government #Delhi High Court #High Court #Government schools #disadvantaged
2004 Kumbakonam fire tragedy Two convicts file petition for acquittal

Aug 27, 2014

2004 Kumbakonam fire tragedy Two convicts file petition for acquittal

Two officials of the Education Department, who were convicted in the 2004 Kumbakonam School fire tragedy, filed petitions seeking suspension of sentence. #India #NewsTracker #Madras High Court #accident #Madurai #school #Acquittal #petition #convicts #Mishap #Kumbakonam #2004 fire tragedy #education department

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Dear Irani, say you are self-taught and move on

Aug 29, 2014

Dear Irani, say you are self-taught and move on

This is not a country that produces self taught leaders or intellectuals with the mental toughness and self confidence to say they are self educated. #InMyOpinion #Education #Yale University #Smriti Irani #Ministry of Human Resource Development #Credentials
Why start-ups should hire non-MBAs

Jan 16, 2014

Why start-ups should hire non-MBAs

Only in India there is still some degree of misplaced respect for MBAs in relation to startups and products. Time we open our eyes. #InMyOpinion #Education #jobs #MBA #startups

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Why start-ups should hire non-MBAs

Aug 29, 2014

Full-day prekindergarten is set to launch in NYC

After months of feverish preparation, New York City will launch next week one of the nation’s most ambitious experiments in public school education reform: full-day universal prekindergarten...
Why start-ups should hire non-MBAs

Aug 28, 2014

Use Options For a Chance To Buy EDR at a 9% Discount

Looking back to 70 days ago, Education Realty Trust Inc (NYSE: EDR) priced a 21,300,000 share secondary stock offering at $10.20 per share. Buyers in that offering made a considerable investment into the company, expecting that their investment would...
Why start-ups should hire non-MBAs

Aug 28, 2014

Harlem educator fined $7K for changing son's grades

Thanks, Dad. A Harlem assistant principal who changed his son’s grades from failing to passing was slapped with a $7,000 fine by the Conflict of Interest Board, a report revealed Wednesday...