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Thousands Of Colombian Students, Teachers Protest Cuts To Education Funding

Added: 18.10.2018 19:40 | 17 views | 0 comments

More than 100,000 students and teachers marched in protest over the continued cuts to the education budget for public schools in the South American nation of Colombia on Thursday, according to NewsClick. The Colombian Federation of Education Workers (FECODE) announced on Wednesday they would go on strike to join the protests led by public university students, professors, and directors who are demanding the government to do more. “To our students, tomorrow we will define the start of the teachers’ strike. Tomorrow there will be class as usual. Once the National Board defines the date and characteristics we will inform you,” FECODE tweeted Wednesday. The group announced it was opposed to Bill...

How stimulant treatments for ADHD work

Added: 18.10.2018 18:39 | 0 views | 0 comments

Stimulant medications are an effective treatment for Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). In the classroom, parents and teachers say that medications like methylphenidate (MPH) can reduce symptoms and improve behavior. Although stimulants have been in use for decades to treat ADHD in school-aged children, just how they work hasn't been clear. But the results of a new study are filling in critical gaps about the role of improved cognitive functions.

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Inattentive kids show worse grades in later life

Added: 18.10.2018 18:39 | 0 views | 0 comments

Researchers found that inattentiveness in childhood was linked to worse academic performance up to 10 years later in children with and without ADHD, even when they accounted for the children's intellectual ability. The results highlight the long-term effects that childhood inattention can have on academic performance, and suggest that parents and teachers should address inattentiveness in childhood.

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Premier League Show: Gary Lineker steals Harry Maguire's spotlight at school

Added: 18.10.2018 7:00 | 14 views | 0 comments

Gary Lineker takes Harry Maguire back to his former Chesterfield school to meet the current pupils his former teachers.


Intervention in Santa Teresa de Jesús School / Peñín Architects

Added: 18.10.2018 4:00 | 3 views | 0 comments

The project configures a new entry point to the School of Santa Teresa de Jesús in . A single level pavilion stands parallel to the Avenida Constitución, while, on the other side, it embraces the existing magnificent pine forest. The concrete porch shelters the itineraries of students, parents and teachers and provides a shaded plinth for protection and leasure. The different volumes emerge out of this plinth, their shapes cut out in the sky like the pine tree tops.


Teacher pay: States where educators are paid the most and least

Added: 17.10.2018 17:59 | 14 views | 0 comments

Using Labor Department data, 24/7 Wall Street reviewed the median annual salary for elementary, middle and high school teachers in every state.

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Weight loss can be boosted fivefold thanks to novel mental imagery technique

Added: 17.10.2018 17:53 | 1 views | 0 comments

A new study has shown how overweight people lost an average of five times more weight using Functional Imagery Training (FIT) -- a brief individual motivational intervention that teaches self-motivating skills using mental imagery -- compared with talking therapy alone.

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ADUnB Cultural Center / Nonato Veloso

Added: 17.10.2018 15:00 | 4 views | 0 comments

The ADUnB Cultural Center - Association of Teachers of the University of Bras&iólia - was the result of a request for proposal for FAU / UnB professors and other architects working on the campus in 1999. The project was extensive requiring the proposal to be executed in multiple stages. In 2003, there was interest in constructing the front part of the building housing the administration. It did not included the restaurant, auditorium, and other areas. The redesign project included a coffee shop and other adjacent facilities to give a "finished look". The building is located at the most visible location on campus next to the L-3 North Avenue. The site is of historical importance to the UnB foundation, surrounded by the faculty of the Department of Education, the former office of the university president, and the auditorium Dois Candangos project of Alcides da Rocha Miranda. This project also neighbors a building by João Filgueiras Lima, Lelé.


We followed 15 of America's teachers on a day of frustrations, pressures and hard-earned victories

Added: 17.10.2018 13:08 | 17 views | 0 comments

Thirty journalists from USA TODAY Network spent a day with teachers. What we found: No matter their conditions or pay, they face historic pressure.


Taliban warn teachers, students to avoid Afghan polls

Added: 17.10.2018 7:49 | 16 views | 0 comments

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Taliban have warned teachers and students not to participate in Afghanistan's upcoming parliamentary elections and not to allow schools to be used as polling...

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