Category: Education Review

Walmart with PhDs: Talking Academia with Rebecca Schuman — Discover

Rebecca Schuman, one of academia’s most vocal critics, talks about teaching, writing, and the depressing state of American universities. via Walmart with PhDs: Talking Academia with Rebecca Schuman — Discover

African Book Addict! — Discover

African Book Addict!, a site run by Ghanaian-American blogger Darkowaa, celebrates literature from Africa and the African diaspora through book reviews and book chats with fellow readers and writers. via African Book Addict! — Discover

The Alan Turing Institute — Discover

The Alan Turing Institute is the United Kingdom’s national institute for data science. Turing’s work in theoretical and applied mathematics, engineering, and computing are considered to be the foundation of the data science field. via The Alan Turing Institute — Discover

The Soul Inside By TJOP

From blog to book: 5 things I learnt along the way — a gentleman and a scholar

On December 18th, 2015, I posted a blog entry: the option for my first book, Trans Like Me, had been picked up by Virago, for UK and Commonwealth publication. It’s a year and a half later – and I’ve been in bookstores for nearly a month, with American publication scheduled for next year with Seal […] via From blog to book: 5 things I learnt … Read More From blog to book: 5 things I learnt along the way — a gentleman and a scholar

Read Sonya Huber’s “Shadow Syllabus,” a standout post on education from 2014

Read Sonya Huber’s “Shadow Syllabus,” a standout post on education from 2014. via Revisiting the Shadow Syllabus: An Education Must-Read by Sonya Huber — Discover

EDGAR RICO obtained his Associate’s Degree in Sociology from Citrus College

EDGAR RICO obtained his Associate’s Degree in Sociology from Citrus College, went on to get his B.A. in Sociology from California State University, Los Angeles, and then earned his Master’s degree in Social Work from the University of Southern California. In his free time he enjoys going to healthcare centers to speak to injured patients, with […] via A Life of Hope and Resilience — … Read More EDGAR RICO obtained his Associate’s Degree in Sociology from Citrus College

Millions of Dollars Missing

BAYONNE, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — Millions of dollars are missing from a New Jersey school district and hundreds of teachers are out of jobs. Monday night, parents are planning a protest in Bayonne, New Jersey. The concerned parents are gearing up with t-shirts and fliers to fight for their kids’ education after an internal audit revealed… via Parents Planning Protest Over Bayonne School District’s Apparent Misuse … Read More Millions of Dollars Missing

Education Week-Feb. 3 2017

By Contributing Blogger Feb. 3, 2017 This post is by Sacha Garcia-Mailloux, Assistant Principal of the Springfield Renaissance School in Springfield, Massachusetts. As our students enter the doors of our school on November 9, 2016, to unpack decisions made by our nation, tweets and news comments from an array of citizens murmur a mix of fear, disbelief, exhaustion, detachment, and hopelessness. The texts among … Read More Education Week-Feb. 3 2017

How to Find and Support Trustworthy Journalism — Josh Stearns

If you are hungry for news you can trust, journalism that helps you make decisions about your community, reporting that holds power to account, then this is for you. This is my personal advice for people who want to support journalism that matters. It is just a starting point, it is not comprehensive, and it’ll […] via How to Find and Support Trustworthy Journalism — … Read More How to Find and Support Trustworthy Journalism — Josh Stearns

Girls’ Globe — Discover

The Girls’ Globe website is the central hub of an international network of bloggers and activists who fight gender inequality and promote women’s and girls’ rights around the world. via Girls’ Globe — Discover

How to Blog Your Way around the World: A Conversation with Shivya Nath — Discover

On solo travel, keeping a blog as a nomad, and finding inspiration in everyday encounters. via How to Blog Your Way around the World: A Conversation with Shivya Nath — Discover