UKCISA calls on UK gov’t to make immigration system more flexible

UKCISA calls on UK gov’t to make immigration system more flexible

The ‘Delivering a world-class international student experience’ paper lists 15 steps that UKCISA believes will make the UK the “world’s most attractive destination” for international students.  “UKCISA’s vision is that every international student who comes to the UK has a positive experience” These steps include prioritising international students’ visa applications as VACs reopen, reviewing the […]
CUNY faculty union sues system, saying adjunct cuts violate CARES Act

CUNY faculty union sues system, saying adjunct cuts violate CARES Act

Dive Brief: The union representing City University of New York faculty is suing the system, arguing the layoffs of thousands of adjunct faculty and staff violate the terms of key coronavirus aid legislation.  The federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security...
5 million students in K-12 system are English language learners

5 million students in K-12 system are English language learners

According to data published last month by the US Department of Education, in 2016-17 there were 4,858,377 s in public schools across the country. California is home to the highest proportion of student ELs, who represent 20.2% of the state’s total student population,...
Oyo to reintroduce Open Day system in public primary schools

Oyo to reintroduce Open Day system in public primary schools

Deputy Director-General, Rwanda Education Board, Tusiime Angelique (right) during a visit to a primary school in Edo State to understudy the implementation of the Edo Basic Education Sector Tranformation (EDOBEST) programme, in Benin City. EXECUTIVE Chairman, Oyo...
How to save Nigeria’s education system, by experts

How to save Nigeria’s education system, by experts

A map of Nigeria By Adesina Wahab LIKE some other sectors, education is facing serious challenges in Nigeria and the factors militating against its growth are known to most people. Also, everybody agrees that there is need to save the sector, but the question is how...