[Leadership] Fate, providence and hardwork; these are several factors that determine the outcome of an individual’s life from birth to death. Whatever destiny has planned for a man, diligence and determination can help tilt the trajectory.
[Guardian] Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school-Albert Einstein.
Can young workers teach their elders anything about careers, politics and getting the most out of life – and vice versa? Two Guardian journalists give it a try
Coco Khan, 30, has worked for the Guardian since 2016, as a writer and columnist
How one author is bringing the refugee crisis to British schools with her first novel, The Boy At The Back Of The Class.
Average Imperial graduate earns £37,931 in first year, £5,000 more than Oxbridge
Graduates from Imperial College London pick up the highest salaries in the first year after graduation, earning around a fifth more than students leaving Oxford and Cambridge, according to research by the job website Adzuna.
The average Imperial graduate earns £37,931 in their first year post-graduation, £5,000...
Schools will not lose their current status but would have to follow new “national rules”, party says.
Shadow education secretary Angela Rayner to reveal plan to axe free schools in proposed education reforms
Labour would scrap free schools and gradually bring academies under greater local democratic control as part of a plan to unwind Conservative education reforms that it says have created a legacy of “fragmentation and privatisation”.
The new policy will be unveiled by Angela Rayner at the...
Scheme will train 17,000 teachers as part of effort to improve sports lessons
Sport England is launching a £13.5m scheme to train 17,000 teachers in delivering PE and sport in school, after research found that almost 20% of secondary students hated PE lessons.
With more than a quarter of the nation’s adults “inactive”, according to the Active Lives survey released in March, Sport England wants...
Parents of first-year college students in China live in tents on campus to make goodbyes easier. Critics say they are pampering a generation of only children.
In towns across the country, many locals fear the relentless expansion of universities threatens the fabric of their neighbourhoods
For some, they represent the very best of British, hubs of learning and commerce attracting the brightest and the best from around the world who bring huge wealth to spend. They can even breathe hope into rundown towns and cities, with the promise of jobs and cash...
Many children will have enjoyed his Hyde Park work. Now take the arts into schools
Like summer heat, it was here and now it’s gone. The colourful, inexplicable Christo installation floating on London’s Serpentine will begin to be dismantled today; all done, suddenly, with its strange business of delighting and baffling visitors to Hyde Park.
Last week, the 7,506 oil barrels of Mastaba, the...
[Leadership] Kaduna State commissioner for Education, Science and Technology, Malam Ja’afaru Sani, has announced the state government’s full implementation of free education for female students in the state’s public secondary schools as directed by Governor Nasir El-Rufai.
[New Times] The Ministry of Education through the Workforce Development Authority (WDA) is on course to have at least 60 percent of students completing the Nine Year Basic Education join Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) schools by 2024, officials have said.
See what life is like as a medical photographer at a city hospital.
[News24Wire] Government is calling on all stakeholders to come together and address the escalating levels of violence in schools.
The people behind the language lessons say it’s important to get children learning languages early.
[The Herald] Government has allowed Glen View 5 Primary School to resume classes after its senior officials and Harare City Council were satisfied with the interventions taken to fight a cholera outbreak that has claimed 33 lives so far. The school, which was temporarily closed two weeks ago following the outbreak, was declared safe yesterday but authorities will continue to monitor the situation.
How to treat a mum breastfeeding in public.
A mum has made a t-shirt that helps children who have been bullied have ‘invisible armour’.
[allAfrica] President Cyril Ramaphosa, who inherited a contracting economy from his scandal-ridden predecessor, today announced an economic stimulus and recovery plan for the country. The plan included spending of R50 billion ($3.5 billion) in what he called “reprioritised expenditure and new project level funding.”
London barrister hopes to educate people about the law with bitesize Youtube videos
Christian Weaver likes to keep it concise. His video series ‘TheLawin60Seconds’ is pioneering legal advice for an age of supposedly limited attention spans.
The 24-year-old lawyer has begun teaching people about their rights in online talks to camera that aim to simplify the complexity of legislation into a few...