With Schools Reopening In Scotland, Are Children & Teachers Safe? | This Morning

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said it’s our ‘moral duty’ to get all children back to school next month. It comes as schools in Scotland begin to re-open this week, with many pupils returning to the classroom for the first time since March. But, with Scotland’s largest teaching union warning that it could lead to … Read more With Schools Reopening In Scotland, Are Children & Teachers Safe? | This Morning

The changing face of university life in Australia | ABC News

Going to university is often a coming of age, it’s not just about learning in the classroom, but also socialising and sharing ideas on campus. Because of coronavirus some universities are teaching almost entirely through remote learning. Others are implementing a phased return which means no large lectures but some small tutorials face-to-face. Classes in … Read more The changing face of university life in Australia | ABC News

Education suffers in Kashmir’s ‘endless’ lockdown

Students in Indian-administered Kashmir have missed most of their school year due to the fact that the troubled region has been almost in endless lockdown. First, a lockdown was imposed following the decision to revoke the region’s special status. And then, the Covid-19 pandemic has shut schools again. Slow internet speeds mean that online classes … Read more Education suffers in Kashmir’s ‘endless’ lockdown

U.S. teachers demonstrate for ‘safe reopening’ of schools

Teaching professionals in #NewYork took to the streets on Monday to protest against the city’s plan to reopen schools amid the COVID-19 pandemic. New York Mayor Bill de Blasio has announced a hybrid back-to-school plan with most students inside their physical schools just two or three days a week sometime this fall. #Teachers at the … Read more U.S. teachers demonstrate for ‘safe reopening’ of schools

Farewell! | English to be dropped in Indian schools as result of major education reform

Modi’s govt has approved reforms that urge schools to teach in local native languages, meaning India might abolish teaching English in primary-school. Concerns from the opposition Congress party, as well as heated discussion online, come as no surprise. Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us … Read more Farewell! | English to be dropped in Indian schools as result of major education reform

Guatemala Teacher Pedals Mobile School to Children Amid Covid-19 Pandemic

When the novel coronavirus closed Guatemala’s schools in mid-March, teacher Gerardo Ixcoy invested his savings in a secondhand, adult tricycle. But this is not just transportation. It’s also a mobile classroom, with plastic sheets to protect against virus transmission, a whiteboard and a small solar panel that powers an audio player he uses for some … Read more Guatemala Teacher Pedals Mobile School to Children Amid Covid-19 Pandemic

Russophobia lesson | Putin is evil, according to UK’s teaching aid website

Guess who teens are being told is the ‘most dangerous man in the world’ by the ‘The Day’ website, recommended by the UK Education Department? Yes, that’s right… Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on VK https://vk.com/rt_international Follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/RT_com Follow us … Read more Russophobia lesson | Putin is evil, according to UK’s teaching aid website

Why more than a million Uighurs are being held in camps in China

In Xinjiang province, China, more than a million Uighurs and other Muslim minorities are being held in “re-education” camps which the Chinese government claims are benign vocational centres teaching useful career skills. But former camp detainees have described them as de facto prisons implementing mass brainwashing and obedience to the Communist party. As more evidence … Read more Why more than a million Uighurs are being held in camps in China

New tool to help teenagers sort real news from the fake | ABC News

A new tool to help teenagers sort real news from the fake is being unveiled in Australia today. The Media Literacy Lab has been set up by children’s charity The Alannah and Madeline Foundation with the aim of teaching people aged between 12 and 16 to identify reliable news as well as hate speech. ABC … Read more New tool to help teenagers sort real news from the fake | ABC News

Xi Jinping inspects PLA aviation university ahead of Army Day

Chinese President Xi Jinping inspected the Aviation University of Air Force in northeast China’s Jilin Province on July 23. Xi, also general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee and chairman of the Central Military Commission (CMC), stressed further reform and innovation, as well as continuous efforts to improve teaching. Subscribe to … Read more Xi Jinping inspects PLA aviation university ahead of Army Day

7,000-Square-Foot Mural of Breonna Taylor Painted in Maryland Park

A 7,000-square-foot (650-square-meter) mural honoring Breonna Taylor, a 26-year old Black woman who was fatally shot by police in her Louisville, Kentucky, apartment, has been put in a Maryland park. Nearly 30 volunteers and 10 teaching artists finished the project in Annapolis’ Chambers park Sunday, WBAL-TV reported. The artwork was a team effort by the … Read more 7,000-Square-Foot Mural of Breonna Taylor Painted in Maryland Park

10.7 million students to sit college entrance exam starting July 7 in China

An estimated 10.71 million students will take China’s national college entrance exam for 2020, also known as the #Gaokao, starting on July 7. This is the largest organized collective activity nationwide since the COVID-19 outbreak, although it has been postponed for one month due to the #coronavirus. For this year, there are more than 7,000 … Read more 10.7 million students to sit college entrance exam starting July 7 in China

Coronavirus – The Latest: The plan to get Britain’s children back to school

Subscribe to our Coronavirus podcast with analysis of the impact on health, business and travel in the UK and beyond: https://www.playpodca.st/coronavirus Schools will open to all pupils from September, but what will the classroom look like? Can exams take place after so much disruption? And why have teaching unions been quick to criticise the government’s … Read more Coronavirus – The Latest: The plan to get Britain’s children back to school

Kaye Shares A Shocking Childhood Memory As We Discuss That TikTok Baby Swimming Video | Loose Women

In a video that went viral last week, a swimming instructor is seen throwing an eight-month-old baby into a swimming pool as part of an infant survival technique. The Loose Women discuss today whether they think it is a good idea and if they would ever try this with their children. Kaye believes we should … Read more Kaye Shares A Shocking Childhood Memory As We Discuss That TikTok Baby Swimming Video | Loose Women