Haberdashers heads denounce A-level results, say grades ‘do not do justice to students’

THE heads at the Haberdashers schools have decried the current A-level grading process, saying they “feel strongly that the vagaries of the system have let pupils in England down”. In a letter sent to Education Secretary Gavin Williamson, Gus Lock, headmaster at The Haberdashers’ Aske’s Boys’ School, and Rose Hardy, headmistress at the Haberdashers’ Aske’s School […]

Duchess of Cornwall praises Bolton boy for reading 50 books during lockdown

AN eight-year-old boy has been congratulated by the Duchess of Cornwall after completing a year-long reading challenge in just three months. Milan Kumar of Bolton received a signed letter from Camilla last week after he read over 50 books during lockdown. The 50-book challenge set by his school saw him read a number of novels, […]

Enhance post-study visa offer, ‘double number of Indian students’ in UK, says report

A NEW report released in London has called on the government to double its post-study visa offer to four years, a move it predicts could lead to a near doubling of Indian students choosing UK universities by 2024. The report — “Universities Open to the World: How to put the bounce back in Global Britain” […]

Win Over Your Fear of the Quantitative Aptitude Section in Exams with These Amazing Tips

While it might seem like a far-fetched thought at first glance, but the fear of mathematics haunts many right from their elementary school days. And most of the national and regional competitive exams like Common Entrance Test (CAT), Delhi Police Constable, Services Selection Commission (SSC), Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS), Railways Recruitment Board (RRB), […]

Cambridge University rules out face-to-face lectures, plans online classes next academic year

CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY has become one of the first in the world to announce that all its lectures would be delivered online over the next academic year because of the coronavirus outbreak. The university, which shut its campuses to students in March after the British government introduced a strict lockdown to curb the spread of COVID-19, […]

UK-based education tech firm expands online courses for Indian school students

AN Oxford-based education technology company has announced plans to expand its online courses available across international schools in India from September. Pamoja Education said it will offer a range of new online “Cambridge IGCSE” and “Cambridge International AS & A Level” courses to Cambridge International Schools throughout India covering science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) […]

Top 7 Engineering Colleges in Bhopal For 2020

Bhopal, the capital city of Madhya Pradesh, is also known as a major educational hub in India. The once sleepy town is now a destination for students not only from Madhya Pradesh but also from the rest of the country. Bhopal’s education sector offers an organized platform for pursuing higher education in different courses, including […]

E-LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES AT UNIVERSITIES OF JAPAN

Japan is taking quite a number of progressive initiatives to improve its education system. One of the greatest of these initiatives is to make more classes stop happening in brick and mortar classrooms and instead happen in online classrooms. The most modest version of this is when supplementary material that’s supposed to add to whatever […]

3 Must Have Tools for Your WordPress Blog

The most powerful feature of WordPress is the massive availability of tools and plugins that you can use. There are plugins for virtually anything out there – operations, design, marketing, sales, security. The difficulty lies in finding the best tools to use. In this post, instead of giving you a long laundry list of tools […]

The Fundamentals of Student Loan Refinancing and Student Loan Forgiveness

Thousands of students tend to have to sit through the ordeal of dealing with student loans. Fending off student debt is no easy feat. Fortunately, if you are a student, you still have a couple of cards left to play if you want to ease the process of handling student debt. These two options are […]