Tag Archives: Education

Google Apps For Education Wins Two More States, Rolls Out Training Tools For Teachers

By: Leena Rao Google has made it fairly clear that adoption of Google Apps at schools and colleges is vital to the growth of the productivity suite as a whole. The strategy makes sense; not only do educational institutions represent … Continue reading

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Former Microsoft chief Tang Jun fights back

Former president of Microsoft China Tang Jun on Tuesday sought to dispel a rumor that he faked his academic credentials in the United States after remaining silent over the matter for the past five days. “I’ve never said I graduated … Continue reading

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New rules bring online piracy fight to US campuses

Starting this month, colleges and universities that don’t do enough to combat the illegal swapping of “Avatar” or Lady Gaga over their computer networks put themselves at risk of losing federal funding. A provision of the Higher Education Opportunity Act … Continue reading

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Failing U.S. Education Will Dumb Down Economic Growth

Government and business leaders have worried about the economic impact of declining U.S. education. The day of reckoning may be here, says Chris Farrell. Continue reading

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Top 100 Universities in the World

The ARWU (Academic Ranking of World Universities) is published by the Institute of Higher Education at the Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU). It evaluates universities based on several indicators of research performance. Continue reading

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Australia University Ranking- Comparing Top 10 Australian Universities

What are the top ten Australian Universities? There is no official government ranking of universities in Australia. However there is a number of university league tables produced every year by relevant bodies such as the Melbourne Institute, The Australian Newspaper, The Good Universities Guide, THES and Shanghai Jiao Tong University’s academic ranking of world universities. Continue reading

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Bullying and your child

By: Snowy Many children have to cope with bullying. There are different types of bullying and some are easier to cope with than others – here are some pointers Types of bullying: Name-calling Spreading nasty rumours Abusive texts, emails, or … Continue reading

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