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Education

PM launches National Citizen Service pilots

Plans to provide National Citizen Service pilots for 16-year-olds next summer have been announced by Prime Minister David Cameron.

School bans football as kids copy World Cup 'cheats'

A primary school in Britain has banned football after its pupils were found copying the cheating and fouling tactics displayed by international stars in the World Cup.

Cheating In College Is Widespread -- But Why?

There's an electronic resource out there that's providing college students with inventive new ways of maintaining their GPAs without required reading, tedious essays or hours of studying. It's the Internet, and it's led to a new kind of cheating that...

Disaster 101: Preparing Students For A Scary Future

When classes resume in the fall, the University of Maryland University College will be offering several courses in understanding terrorism, including "Counterterrorism" and "Terrorism, Antiterrorism and Homeland Security." Utah Valley University in...

Motherhood is greatest adventure of all: Jolie

Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie, who has six kids, says that motherhood is the 'greatest adventure of all'.

New Evaluation Laws Split Teachers Even More

When summer ends, many teachers will face a new reality: A number of states have passed new laws and policies that tie teachers' job security to how well their students do in class. Some teacher groups dropped their longstanding opposition to this...

Well-educated presume they're more left wing

Well-educated people often presume they are more left wing than they actually are and are also less able to recognise their conservative tendencies, research says.

Expert panel to advise on apprenticeship reforms

Education Minister, Simon Crean, today announced an expert panel has been established to advise the Government on reform options for the Australian Apprenticeships system.