Turkish schools to stop teaching evolution, official says

Turkish schools to stop teaching evolution, official says

Board of education chairman says subject is debatable, controversial and too complicated for students The secular opposition has long argued that the government of Recep Tayyip Erdoğan is pursuing a covert Islamist agenda contrary to the republic’s founding values. Photograph: AP 8,796 aheen and Gözde Hatunoğlu in Istanbul Friday 23 June 2017 06.00 BSTLast modified on Friday 23 June 2017 07.04 BST Evolution will no longer be taught in Turkish schools, a senior education official has said, in a move likely to raise the ire of the country’s secular opposition. Alpaslan Durmuş, who…

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Srinagar Student Protests 2 Schools To Suspend Teaching Tomorrow

Srinagar Student Protests 2 Schools To Suspend Teaching Tomorrow

A day after the students took part in a violent protest here, the district authorities today directed the city’s two senior secondary schools to suspend the teaching work tomorrow as a precautionary measure. The district authorities here today decided to suspend teaching work in two higher secondary schools in the heart of the city tomorrow as a precautionary measure following yesterday’s violent protests by the students, a senior official said. All teaching activities will remain suspended at S P Higher Secondary School and Kothi Bagh Higher Secondary School here tomorrow,…

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Industry expands rapidly thanks to convenience, tailored teaching plans

Industry expands rapidly thanks to convenience, tailored teaching plans

China’s online education industry has expanded quickly in recent years as more and more users are attracted by the convenience of learning over the Internet. Online education eliminates the restraints of time and space for users, its proponents say, and helps popularize educational resources. Experts forecast that the domestic online education market has great potential to grow rapidly over the next five years, with vocational education and language teaching enjoying the most popularity. However, online education platforms face challenges, such as how to improve interaction between instructors and students and…

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‘Distance learning programme will guarantee quality teaching’

‘Distance learning programme will guarantee quality teaching’

The Director General of National Teachers’ Institute (NTI), Professor Garba Dahuwa Azare, has said that distance learning programme for primary and secondary school teachers will guarantee quality teaching in Nigeria. Speaking at the institute’s headquarters in Kaduna, he said that lack of continuous training for primary and secondary school teachers has become a common challenge at the state level, saying no state can afford to release 1,000  teachers for a two year training at a go. According to him, the only way out of the challenge is to constantly retrain…

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Post navigation LAUSD summer school had better teaching, higher grades and 758 graduates in August

Post navigation LAUSD summer school had better teaching, higher grades and 758 graduates in August

Innovative summer school practices are credited with helping 758 students graduate through a credit recovery program, and grades were significantly higher as LA Unified went out of its way to increase the quality of the teachers giving the summer school instruction. “We are emphatically keeping high standards for summer school like we do during the school year,” said Beyond the Bell administrator Betsy Castillo, giving the summer school report to the Curriculum, Instruction and Educational Equity Committeethis week. In the past, any teacher with any credential could teach summer school, but…

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a way to… use the Champions League final as a prevailing teaching useful resource

a way to… use the Champions League final as a prevailing teaching useful resource

As actual Madrid and Atlético Madrid prepare to face one another inside the UEFA Champions League very last on 28 can also, a languages specialist stocks her thoughts for the usage of the in shape to encourage some champion Spanish lessons matches between neighbouring football teams are always the maximum hotly contested, but lowly the league. however whilst a derby coincides with the final of the Champions League and involves one of the global’s maximum famous clubs, then the stakes could not be higher. subsequent week’s clash of the titans…

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