A page with 3.7 million followers on Instagram called “rap” posted this wonderful piece of education. After quickly amassing 100k likes it was taken down. Just imagine the incredibly positivity and change we’d see if we weren’t constantly being silenced. KEEP IT UP, PEDES! MAGA!
Academic Pressure Pushing S. Korean Students To Suicide (2015)- South Korea is battling the world's highest teen suicide rates as pressure on Korean students to achieve reaches astronomical levels.
Texas board of education removes Helen Keller and Hillary Clinton from history texts, keeps Bill Clinton's impeachment, and Moses, whose “principles of laws and government institutions informed the American founding documents”
U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand: "Just one conviction of marijuana possession can tear families apart and take away a lifetime of opportunities related to jobs, education and housing. It’s time to pass the Marijuana Justice Act and end the harm caused by the misguided war on drugs."
Growing Up Surrounded by Books Could Have Powerful, Lasting Effect on the Mind - A new study suggests that homes with ample libraries can arm children with skills that persist into adulthood (n = 160,000 adults from 31 countries).
Religious Education should be re-branded as “Religion and Worldviews” in schools to ensure its survival as a subject, a new UK report has said. New topics could include humanism, secularism, atheism and agnosticism, all of which could be taught alongside the traditional religions.
"I started reading books about the history of education and how this educational system was developed, and alternatives to it, and ways that people could actually learn things as opposed to just regurgitating facts that teachers told them, and that kind of led me down this path..." - Aaron Swartz
LPT: "Nutritionists","Nutritional Therapists", "holistic nutritionist", or "Nutritional Coaches" don't require any formal certification, education or training to use those titles. "Dieticians" do require it. Be careful who you accept diet & nutrition advice from.
[Karl-Anthony Towns] So let me get this straight: Flint, MI has dirty water still, but you worried about an interview about a man doing good for education and generations of kids in his hometown? Shut your damn mouth! Stop using them twitter fingers and get stuff done for our country with that pen.
Guus Hiddink, new manager of China's U-21, shocked at level of quality: 'I was at a South Chinese tournament and given a possible squad selection and thought to myself "Oof, better keep looking." '
Researchers have found that different kinds of team-oriented sports, cycling, and aerobic exercise are the most beneficial to mental health. Exercise is associated with a lower mental health burden across people no matter their age, race, gender, household income, and education level.
N.Y. gubernatorial candidate Cynthia Nixon: "Not only do we need to legalize marijuana in NY, but when this multibillion-dollar industry comes, we need to use that revenue to invest in the communities that have been most targeted by the War on Drugs and pay for job training and education programs."
China’s children ordered to watch Saturday night television … and then made to sit through 12 minutes of advertising - Parents outraged after pupils were told to watch government-made education show, which was prefaced with a long commercial break