Latest Secondary education Stories

2008-11-11 15:00:17

A national panel of state education leaders is unveiling a set of policy recommendations for middle grade reforms to better prepare students for high school success.

2008-09-17 21:00:21

PUNE: The repeaters exams for secondary school certificate (SSC - std X) and higher secondary certificate (HSC - std XII) conducted by the Maharashtra state board of secondary and higher secondary education will commence from September 18 across the state.

2008-09-04 00:00:00

By Hilary Wilce EDUCATION QUANDARY Hilary's advice What indeed? Although as you, dear cynical primary school teacher, point out, being affiliated to an academy is bound to improve intakes at the chosen primary schools, so standards will rise at a stroke.

2008-08-31 00:00:32

By Richard Garner Cornerstone of private schools 'helps pupils to settle in' The days of the "house" system - a cornerstone of Britain's independent schools - is making a comeback in the state sector.

2008-08-13 15:00:51

By MCENTEE, Claire SECONDARY schooling will undergo a dramatic change in the next 20 years, moving away from today's rigid, institutional model and becoming more community-focused, according to a Government think tank.

2008-08-11 09:01:26

FACTBOX: Education in China BEIJING, Aug. 7 (Xinhua) -- Beijing is hosting the 2008 Olympic Games opening on Friday night.

2008-07-20 09:00:33

By Richard Garner EDUCATION EDITOR Secondary school teachers turn their backs on official pupil assessments and say they will administer their own More than half a million 11-year-olds will have to sit new tests in maths and English when they start secondary school next term.

2008-07-16 00:00:28

By Deborah Loh PUTRAJAYA: Any changes to the teaching of Mathematics and Science in English will only affect a new batch of pupils, not those already being taught in English.

2008-07-01 09:00:56

Bob Compton, executive producer of the documentary film Two Million Minutes, announced today the release of the "Third World Challenge" powered by IndianMathOnline.

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