education

Henley Business School Music Industry Grants

A UK Grant available to support SME owners to study an MBA at Henley Business School...

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Background TV Bad for Kids

Background television—when the TV is on in a room where a child is doing something other than watching—can divert a child's attention from play and learning. ...

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You’re Going to Fail (Doesn’t Work)

Students who said they felt threatened by their teachers' messages that frequently focused on failure reported feeling less motivated ...

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The Bunnies Have No Trousers!

Kids' books featuring animals with human characteristics not only lead to less factual learning but also influence children's reasoning about animals...

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No Breaks for Hip-Hop Students

Time to fight the power. Black and Latino "hip-hop" students are disproportionately punished in urban schools. ...

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An Alternative to Student Loans

Students would commit to paying a fixed percentage of their income (6%) during their prime earning years ...

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Child Literacy equals adult success

If ya kid can read they'll probably succeed. Early math and reading ability linked to job and income in adulthood. ...

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Kids Teach Parents Environmentalism

Kids teach parents? Apparently so. A child can directly influence the attitude and behaviour of their parents towards the environment without them even knowing it. ...

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English Grads: Less Useless Than You Thought

'is there any research on how unemployable an English graduate is? As it happens, yes.' ...

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Childishness and Cockroaches: An Academic in Africa

Just as we were about to start, Andrew appeared on the other side of the fence, waxing wroth. Why had we broken into his field, who did we think we were, we had no permission to play there etc.,...

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Self-image is the beginning and the end of living [Henry ‘Fonzie’ Winkler]

Known to many around the globe as The Fonz from the US TV Sitcom Happy Days, Henry Winkler has struggled with dyslexia his whole life and was recently in London supporting the First News education...

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LSE Director steps down

Accepting responsibility for accepting money from Gaddafi, LSE headboy Davies' resignation comes as an inquiry is launched into the affair....

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iDose Therefore I Am

Panic in the Bytes of Digital Music: Featuring Cyber-mums fed moral panic by sensationalist media in An Old Scare Gets a Brave New Update. Stop me if you’ve heard this before. Your child is...

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