New education minister planning 5-day school week for grades 7-12

New education minister planning 5-day school week for grades 7-12

New Education Minister Yifat Shasha-Biton plans to shrink the school week for middle school and high school students in Israel from six to five days starting next year. The new schedule will supposedly come into effect after the summer vacation, which kicked off on June 20 and will end on September 1. Schools will still … Read more

Final week for entries to Asia’s Top Insurance Employers 2021

Final week for entries to Asia’s Top Insurance Employers 2021

It’s the final week to put forward your company to be recognised as one of Asia’s Top Insurance Employers. Insurance professionals across the region can nominate their firm through this online form. Open to all organisations within the insurance industry, Top Insurance Employers will recognise companies big and small based on their performance across a … Read more

Top India Car News Of The Week: EV Subsidy, Flex-fuel Engines, New Hyundai Creta Variant Launch, Waiting Time For The Mahindra Thar And More

Important policy updates, launches, and other important developments dominated headlines the past week Policy Updates Flex-fuel engines: Nitin Gadkari recently revealed that the government might soon make flex-fuel engines mandatory for all carmakers in India. Here’s how it will affect you. Document renewal: Over the last year, the Central government has been extending the deadline … Read more

Why New Oriental Education Stock Was Tanking This Week

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What happened Shares of New Oriental Education (NYSE:EDU) have tanked this week as investors brace for the Chinese government’s anticipated crackdown on the private tutoring industry. The government is expected to unveil a set of strict regulations designed to tighten controls on the sector. As of 1:40 p.m. EDT on Thursday, New Oriental Education shares … Read more

Paris Men’s Fashion Week 2021: Moroccan Brand Casablanca to Make Their First Ever Physical Appearance

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IASD ADMINISTRATION SETS GOAL FOR FIVE DAY A WEEK EDUCATION FOR 2021-2022 SCHOOL YEAR

IASD ADMINISTRATION SETS GOAL FOR FIVE DAY A WEEK EDUCATION FOR 2021-2022 SCHOOL YEAR

At Monday night’s meeting, the Indiana Area School Board authorized administration to move forward with a goal to have students be in the classroom five days a week in the 2021-2022 school year. During the meeting, superintendent Michael Vuckovich said that the district would be following State Department of Health guidelines to get students back … Read more

Men’s Health Week – ‘Lets Talk About the Hard Things’ campaign

Men's Health Week - 'Lets Talk About the Hard Things' campaign

This week is Men’s Health Week 2021, a time to not only raise awareness of health conditions but also focus on treatment side effects, mental wellbeing and tackling the taboo. Here, Jelena Sassmann, Medical Manager for Oncology, Ipsen UK shares with Pf how true collaboration with the patient community and national charities is helping to … Read more

Hyundai Alcazar and Mercedes S-Class 2021 launches to light up this week

Car makers in the country are appearing determined to jumpstart from the lull of May when lockdown restrictions brought proceedings to a near halt. After a busy past week, this week is also expected to usher in new launches, starting with the latest Mercedes-Benz S-Class, followed by the much-awaited Hyundai Alcazar. Both S-Class and Alcazar … Read more

Four governing boards, PSRC Board of Education and RCC trustees meet next week

Woman rises from humble beginnings to graduate from Ivy League school

June 11, 2021 LUMBERTON — A Lumberton native and member of the Lumbee Tribe has defied odds stacked against her to graduate from Cornell University in a quest to be an advocate for others. Kimberly Fuqua graduated in May from Cornell University with a Master of Public Administration degree focusing on social educational policy. The … Read more

Fashion week S/S 2022: the dates, the brands, the buzz

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Fashion week S/S 2022: the dates, the brands, the buzz The runway shows kick off this month, from Pitti to Paris. Here we present our expert guide to the shows, the brands and the buzz of the upcoming S/S 2022 season Another season of runway shows is negotiating the social restrictions of the Covid-19 pandemic. But which cities are … Read more

‘Leading for racial justice’ is focus of three essays in Education Week

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UW–Madison’s John Diamond and former Madison Schools Superintendent Jennifer Cheatham are sharing their thoughts on “leading for racial justice” in a series of three essays for Education Week. Diamond (left) and Cheatham Diamond is the Kellner Family Distinguished Chair in Urban Education and a professor in the School of Education’s Department of Educational Leadership and Policy … Read more

Hamilton County teachers to embark on environmental education training program next week

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Photo courtesy Jim Watson | Teachers relocate a loggerhead turtle nest under supervision of the Georgia Department of Natural Resources at a past teacher training workshop on Sapelo Island. A group of teachers from the Hamilton County area will travel to the University of Georgia Marine Institute on Sapelo Island next week for a five-day … Read more

The Couture Fashion Week schedule has been decided

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Stephane Cardinale – CorbisGetty Images July will mark the return of Paris Couture Fashion Week, and will see more physical catwalk shows on the schedule than we have seen for a long while. According to the provisional calendar published by the Fédération de la Haute Couture et de la Mode yesterday, eight major brands will … Read more

Couture Fashion Week will see the return of the runway for many brands

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Photo credit: Stephane Cardinale – Corbis – Getty Images July will mark the return of Paris Couture Fashion Week, and will see more physical catwalk shows on the schedule than we have seen for a long while. According to the provisional calendar published by the Fédération de la Haute Couture et de la Mode yesterday, … Read more

GameStop earnings, Colonial Pipeline hearing and inflation data top week ahead

GameStop earnings, Colonial Pipeline hearing and inflation data top week ahead

‘Kudlow’ host breaks down the May jobs report and analyzes the labor market Investors will begin the week with U.S. stocks just shy of record highs and the 10-year Treasury yield below 1.57%, a one-month low. Key inflation data due later in the week will be closely watched.  Wall Street will also have the first … Read more

Indigenous Fashion Projects show at Australian Fashion Week 2021

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A program of the Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair Foundation, IFP featured six First Nations designers that are all actively growing fashion brands and are part of the IFP Pathways Program supported by David Jones. The Pathways Program was created with the aim of opening up opportunities for Indigenous labels through direct mentorships with the department … Read more

Why New Oriental Education Stock Plunged 14% This Week

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What happened Worries over China’s crackdown on for-profit education companies continued to plague shares of New Oriental Education (NYSE:EDU) this week. As Friday trading gets underway, shares of the Chinese for-profit education powerhouse are looking likely to close the week with a loss of as much as 14%. So what In recent weeks, worries over just what … Read more

The best bags, shoes, earrings and hair accessories from the Australian Fashion Week runway

Oroton’s runway was a standout for its various takes on neutral bags.

Remember wallets? How about handbags? Somehow during the pandemic we practically stopped using either, since most of what we needed could either a) fit in the pocket of our trackies, or b) tap more easily (and with fewer risks of germ transmission) on our phones. But at Australian Fashion Week, which ended on Friday night, … Read more

A movement, not a moment: Indigenous design in the spotlight at Australian Fashion Week | Australian fashion week

Grace Lillian Lee is used to standing ovations; Australian Fashion week is not. On Wednesday 2 June, the designer and creative director of First Nations Fashion and Design, along with her CEO and fellow designer Teagan Cowlishaw, made history with the first runway show featuring only First Nations talent: on the catwalk, making the clothes, … Read more