Asia Education

The top ten international Universities in the US

By Thu, Apr 01, 2010 7:39PM UTC The top ten international Universities in the US

The USA has the world’s largest international student population, with nearly 600,000 students choosing to broaden their education and life experience in the United States. International students make up around 4% of all those enrolled in higher education, and the numbers are growing.   Strong research and funding have helped

Filipina English teachers tell of discrimination

By Tue, Mar 30, 2010 11:43PM UTC

The writer of this article took time to ask Filipina ESL teachers what they dislike about the Korean scene. Hat tip to Gusts of Popular Feeling. Children’s  English hagwons are now using English instructors from The Philippines to offer high-quality English education. Because The Philippines is an English-speakign country like

UN advising Korea about hagwons

By Tue, Mar 30, 2010 11:02AM UTC UN advising Korea about hagwons

Original article. On March 25 the Ministry of Science, Education, and Technology (교육과학기술부) confirmed that our government has received from the United Nations an advisory to restrict the operation of nighttime classes for children. According to the Ministry, in October of last year the Constitutional Court approved the restrictions on

More protests expected at University of the Philippines

By Tue, Mar 30, 2010 12:16AM UTC More protests expected at University of the Philippines

This is not necessarily the political calm before a bigger storm as tensions are now being felt. The decision of about 60 consultants of the Philippine General Hospital (PGH) to go on leave last March 29 is just the start of more creative protest actions that are expected to happen

Journalism at Murdoch University

By Mon, Mar 29, 2010 6:08PM UTC

My name is Carmelo Amalfi. I teach journalism at Murdoch University in Perth and work as a freelance journalist for a number of Western Australian and national publications including ScienceNetworkWA (www.sciencewa.net.au), Australian Broadcasting Corporation and The Australian and The Sunday Times newspapers. I also am regularly commissioned to write and/or

Page 549 of 582« First...548549550...Last »