The Education World team , including a network of skilled content providers, have maintained this free resource for educators since 1996. A 2008 amendment attached to the Higher Education Act reauthorization barred the federal government from explicitly and systemically integrating and connecting the dots between employment and enrollment, major program, financial aid receipt, and graduation outcomes on an individual student basis.
This section provides a one-stop-shop of information about Education and Learning, our Schools and Services, how learning is delivered across the Bailiwick; it offers advice and guidance on continuing with education and training beyond the age of 16 and includes a range of information for parents and carers, details of support available and how to access it, contact details and downloadable documents.
Secondary education was present from a gender equality perspective in the MDGs, but was somewhat forgotten due to the large focus on universal primary education (with reports from some countries suggesting that resources may have been diverted from secondary education to achieve the universal primary goal).
Technology plays an increasingly significant role in improving access to education for people living in impoverished areas and developing countries Charities like One Laptop per Child are dedicated to providing infrastructures through which the disadvantaged may access educational materials.
The California Charter Schools Association and its billionaire supporters poured more than $10 million into the campaigns for Nick Melvoin and Kelly Fitzpatrick-Gonez, outspending the locally supported candidates by more than 2 to 1. Their goal, linked to the Donald Trump/Betsy DeVos agenda on the national level, is to dismantle public education through the aggressive, unchecked expansion of corporate charters at the expense of neighborhood schools.