When the US Congress gets back to basics: $2.5 trillion in emergency relief

On a day when lawmakers in the US House of Representatives are considering a bill that would fund a $2 trillion stimulus package, the focus is shifting to how to keep families in the classroom.The House Appropriations Committee is expected to take up the stimulus package in the coming weeks.The legislation would extend a $1 […]

How to get your school to teach ‘essential’ lessons in English

Posted November 03, 2018 08:50:30The Department of Education’s Essential Education Skills Australia website has recently launched its new English language testing service.The website features a wide range of test preparation tools and quizzes that can help students to prepare for exams and other assessments, such as English language arts, reading, writing and maths.While the website […]

How to buy a life insurance policy in Australia

When you’re looking to buy life insurance, it’s important to understand the rules, policies and rates you can buy.Here’s what you need to know about the basic eligibility rules and eligibility for life insurance in Australia.1.How is life insurance paid?All life insurance policies are paid on the basis of income, rather than the age you […]

Jared Kushner education pledge: ‘I will deliver education to every child in every community’

President Donald Trump’s Education Secretary is pledging to “provide every child” in every state a quality education and to “work to make the education system more accessible to every family and every student in every city.”The pledge to “build a world-class education system that is fair, equitable, and accessible to all” came as the administration […]

Why is there no official school-to-work gap?

The best thing for a teacher’s future, says one expert, is a school-based learning plan that can help them find a career.The other, says Laura Minton, is to take a proactive approach to helping teachers manage their careers.A new study by the Brookings Institution and the Center for American Progress found that in states that […]

How to build a personalized educational experience for children

Education in the United States is an incredibly complex enterprise, and we’re seeing more and more research and evidence that we should be more transparent about how we are teaching our students.One of the big questions we’re asking ourselves is whether it’s possible to build personalized learning experiences for children in the digital age.With a […]