Industry News

Walla Walla Community College In Washington State Offers Two-Year Winemaking Degree

Wednesday, 07 November 2012 03:24

With the state of Washington boasting the second most wineries in the country after California, and ranking third in overall wine production, it should come as no surprise that a local community college seized the opportunity to incorporate the ever-growing viticulture industry into its curriculum. [US]


US university accused of 'Sovietisation' of Catholic intellectual life

Tuesday, 06 November 2012 00:00

A leading British historian has accused a US university of "colluding in the Sovietisation" of Roman Catholic intellectual life after it rescinded an invitation to a prominent liberal theologian who has argued the case for same-sex marriage on the grounds that she "dissent[s] publicly" from the Church's moral teachings. [UK]


Charter School Options For Latinos Gain Attention Due To Chicago Teachers' Strik

Wednesday, 31 October 2012 07:48

With Chicago public school teachers on strike, Latino families may be the hardest hit, as outside of the public school space, many Latino families traditionally haven’t had many other options for elementary and secondary education. [US]



Tuesday, 30 October 2012 00:00

Open day

CURTIN University, Sarawak will be holding its Open Day on Sept 15 from 10am to 5pm at the Curtin Sarawak campus in Senadin. [CA]


The art of teaching

Wednesday, 24 October 2012 09:35

Educating may be an on-going commitment but with these 20 tried and tested tips, you’ll be on your way in no time at all. [CA]


Martin Luther King Jr. Academic Middle School Administration Accused Of Violence, Bullying

Tuesday, 23 October 2012 00:00

A group of about 30 parents and teachers organized by the United Educators of San Francisco teachers union gathered outside Martin Luther King Jr. Academic Middle School in the southeastern Portola district Tuesday to speak out against what they say is a negative environment at the school, and level bullying accusations against one administrator in particular, CBS San Francisco reports. [US]


Patriotic pupils

Wednesday, 17 October 2012 09:43

SK BANDAR Utama Damansara 2 pupil Ahmad Alimi Abd Razak woke up extra early on National Day this year to join the early morning crowd watching the parade at Dataran Merdeka. [CA]


Back To School: Colorado Board Of Education Representative Elaine Gantz Berman Describes The State's Educational Landscape

Tuesday, 16 October 2012 00:00

Some of the biggest and best news in Colorado this year is that education funding isn't being cut in the state's budget for the first time in years. [US]


Doing their part to end child hunger

Wednesday, 10 October 2012 05:31

THE plight of the 2012 West African Famine Crisis victims was recently highlighted by a group of caring Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) students from Sunway College. [CA]


Educational institutes must have sufficient resources: Lawrence Wong

Tuesday, 09 October 2012 00:00

SINGAPORE: Publicly-funded institutes of higher learning may have the responsibility and autonomy to manage their own resources.[SG]


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