Shakespeare at Age 4 Helps Immigrant Kids Learn in London

The 450 children enrolled in Britannia Village Primary School in east London, one of the poorest places in the U.K., speak 56 different languages at home. At their school, ranked among the best in Britain, they study Shakespeare beginning at age 4. By mid-year, the children are studying and reciting the Bard's great works. During their first year, these little students begin performing short ...

Kerala principal who kept boy in kennel gets bail

A Kerala court Tuesday granted bail to a private unaided school's woman principal who had kept a six-year-old under-kindergarten student in a kennel.

India teacher 'locked boy in kennel'

Authorities in India investigate reports that a five-year-old boy was allegedly locked up in a kennel by his school teacher as punishment for talking to another child in class.

America has lots to offer

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to the US is expected to be a watershed in India-US relations.

Ghana: India's Airtel touches lives, gives wings to dreams

Accra (Ghana), Sep 29 (IANS) Ignatius Bugyei is an ICT teacher at Som Nyame Kodur Junior High School in the Central Region of Ghana. But his school does not have the basic ICT set-up -- computers.

Teachers believe punishing a kid is 'normal' and in Indian 'culture'

Blame education policy which gives students an upper hand in the classroom

Is Entrepreneurship Education Weakening in America?

Since 2009, fewer Americans say their schools encourage the development of entrepreneurial principles.

Indian expatriate in Saudi Arabia wins national award back home

A principal of an Indian school in Saudi Arabia has received recognition from the Indian government for his valuable contribution to the field of education over the last 37 years, a media report said Monday.

Teachers did not give me attention for not being a front bencher: Kareena Kapoor

Bollywood actress Kareena Kapoor says she did not like going to school as she felt left out for being an average student. The 33-year-old actress, who is UNICEF's celebrity advocate for education in India, said as a kid she would not get any attention from her teachers for not being a front bencher.

Tripura to arrange for Modi's Teachers' Day address

The Left Front government in Tripura would make arrangements so that school students can listen to the live telecast of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's address to pupils on Teachers' Day, a state minister said Tuesday.