'The most important reason for my success, and I believe what will be the most important thing for your success, the one thing that we all have that should never be for sale, the thing that we give the most of and should protect with our life, that thing is our heart.' … [Read more...] about ‘Thirty-one years ago, I was you’: Matthew McConaughey returns to his high school and gives rousing commencement speech before being presented with diploma he never picked up in 1988
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The exam concluded that the combined effects of being restrained, potential intoxicants in Floyds system and his underlying health issues, including heart disease, likely contributed to his death, according to the complaint. … [Read more...] about High school wrestling coach fired over sick post reenacting George Floyd’s brutal arrest
Kim is pictured wearing the ‘Zenith’ two-piece, which comprises a long-sleeved crop top and high-waisted mini skirt. Both items are handmade from gorgeous pink crochet with seductive cut-out detailing, making them right on par with the reality star’s glamorous aesthetic. … [Read more...] about What a difference! Kim Kardashian shares a throwback photo of her siblings from their school days
Research into the effects of technology on learning has yet to demonstrate much in the way of positive results, though. A recent study published by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology found that students barred from using laptops or digital devices in lectures and seminars did better in exams than those allowed to use computers and access the internet. And research last year from the London School of Economics found schools that banned pupils from carrying mobile phones showed a sustained improvement in exam results, with the biggest advances coming from struggling students. … [Read more...] about Could Steiner schools have a point on children, tablets and tech?
I can think of one, and only one, great benefit to a model in which all schools are academies versus some being under the control of local councils. Previously, if a school was struggling, it relied on the local council for help. If the local council also wasn’t very good (and some were not), it was stuck. Schools languished too long in that situation, and that’s one reason why the Labour party first brought in the academy model: to help such schools. … [Read more...] about This academies plan doesn’t address schools’ real problems