Education, Professor Normand Labrie, Associate Dean Research at OISE, introduces the panel discussing 'Education Reform: where next?' – Toronto, November 2010

Professor Normand Labrie, Associate Dean Research at OISE, introduces the panel discussing ‘Education Reform: where next?’ – Toronto, November 2010IOE London
Professor Normand Labrie, Associate Dean Research at OISE, introduced the panellists assembled to examine education reform in Europe and North America.

More than 120 people attended the IOE-OISE policy forum, ‘Education Reform: where next’, held in Toronto on 10 November 2010. The forum, which included lively debate and discussion about the direction the Canadian, Ontarian and UK education sectors might travel in the coming years, was the latest collaboration between the IOE and OISE-UT.

The panel was chaired by the Dean of OISE, Prof Julia O’Sullivan (seated left). The panel consisted of Professor Geoff Whitty, Director of the IOE (seated second left); Mary Jean Gallagher, Chief Student Achievement Officer for Ontario (seated centre); Dr Carol Campbell of Stanford University (seated second right); and
Professor Ben Levin, former Deputy Minister of Education for Ontario (seated right). Education IOE London2010-11-10 05:38:18

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Education, Higher education speech #2

Higher education speech #2bisgovuk
Business Secretary Vince Cable outlines his aspirations for the higher education system in a major speech delivered at London South Bank University.

For more information, see www.bis.gov.uk/news/topstories/2010/Jul/Cable-he-speech

Images courtesy London South Bank University. Education bisgovuk2010-07-15 08:44:03

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Education, Education Should Seek …

Education Should Seek …origamidon
Education Should Seek To Bring Its Subjects to the Perfection of their Moral, Intellectual and Physical Nature, in order that they May be of the Greatest Possible Use to Themselves and Others

Middlebury, Vermont USA • The Emma Hart Willard Memorial, is a public artwork by designed by Pierre Zwick and sculpted by T.A. Campbell who worked for the Houlihan Shop in Rutland, Vermont. Erected in 1941, the memorial is located in a triangular-shaped park at the intersection of route 125 and route 7 in downtown Middlebury, Vermont.

The Emma Willard Memorial is a two sided slab of marble with straight sides and an arched top. One side is carved to depict educator and American women’s rights advocate Emma Willard seated at a desk, and holding a pen as she writes. A globe, ink well, and books are depicted on the desk. The words "In memory of Emma Hart Willard Who Wrote at Middlebury in 1818 the Magna Carta for Higher Education of Women in America" are carved above the relief. On the opposite side of the memorial, the carved inscription reads, "Education Should Seek To Bring Its Subjects to the Perfection of their Moral, Intellectual and Physical Nature, in order that they May be of the Greatest Possible Use to Themselves and Others 1787 – Emma Hart Willard 1870". The relief is unsigned.

The sculpture was designed and sculpted with funding from the Federal Arts Project, and erected with funding from the Works Progress Administration. Since its dedication in 1941, the Emma Willard Memorial has been maintained by the Daughters of the American Revolution and is presently administered by the Daughters of the American Revolution, Ethan Allen Chapter, Middlebury, Vermont.
– from Wikipedia.

? The Emma Willard Memorial, as a part of the Middlebury Village Historic District, has been listed on the National Register of Historic Places (#76000223), since 1976.

? This structure is listed on the Vermont State Register of Historic Places. Source: Data excerpts from "The Historic Architecture of Addison County: including a listing of the Vermont State Register of Historic Places"; Vermont Division of Historic Preservation; Curtis B. Johnson, Editor; © 1992.

• More info: The GeoHack for 44°0?53.73?N 73°10?1.34?W; and a link to the Emma Willard School, in Troy, New York. Education origamidon2010-08-04 01:23:04

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Education, Saving higher education…

Saving higher education…Rande Archer
Southeastern Louisiana University student Bradley Ictech and University of Louisiana at Lafayette student Kristen Borchert lead the Rally for Higher Education at the feet of Baton Rouge’s capitol building. Education Rande Archer2010-11-10 14:00:22

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Education – RT @TestWiz: #EdTech Show Daily Highlights #Assessment Tool http://bit.ly/gQKPWJ #education #edchat #testwiz #datametrics #rttt #rti #teacher #admin Education

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Education – Wisconsin Education Jobs http://bit.ly/gBvaLw Education

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