Articles Tagged with the word ‘education’

 
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/ Positive Travel, Positive Travel Blog

11 Apr 2014

 

One problem, one solution, one week. A new volunteering travel initiative sets its sights on universal primary education

 
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/ Media

18 Feb 2014

 

The first dedicated centre for constructive journalism plans to use extensive psychological research to help set a more positive global news agenda

 
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/ Peace & Democracy

07 Aug 2013

 

Groundbreaking training centre for protesters, developed in response to the use of social networks in the Arab spring, opens in Florence

 
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/ Ideas worth spreading

04 Jun 2013

 

This month we consider two TED talks that explore vibrant, unconventional approaches to education

 
 

/ Education

01 May 2013

 

Food growing and nutritional cooking classes could form part of the national curriculum from 2014, but the changes might be scrapped following criticism from industry

 
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/ Education

18 Apr 2013

 

A new breed of online courses offers in-depth learning for free, from anywhere in the world. Nicola Slawson tries one out and considers the effects Massive Open Online Courses will have on traditional education

 
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/ Environment

08 Apr 2013

 

Two prominent American colleges are re-examining their energy investment policies thanks to a national climate change campaign

 
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/ Education

21 Mar 2013

 

Bright young Scottish scientists now have the chance to visit CERN, the home of pioneering particle research

 
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/ Media

07 Mar 2013

 

Sold out first run indicates journalists’ desire for more positive reporting

 
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/ Education

04 Mar 2013

 

A new initiative is offering homeless people the chance to learn vital skills for free

 
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/ Economics & Innovation

14 Jan 2013

 

A UK-based reading group programme has been set up to help people better understand the economy

 
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/ Community

12 Jan 2013

 

A group of keenly minded mentors are spreading their wisdom around London in a venture set to enrich the lives of both young and old

 
EIFL- Knowledge Without Boundaries
 

/ Education

10 Jan 2013

 

The Nepalese government has launched an ambitious new programme which aims to eradicate illiteracy in the country by 2015

 
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/ Culture

09 Jan 2013

 

TEDx event titled Visions for Transition will stimulate thought and discussion on the planet’s most pressing matters

 
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/ Education

18 Oct 2012

 

A project aiming to provide free access to the UK's best university lectures has launched

 
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/ Community

12 Oct 2012

 

How can communities work together to become stronger and happier? Kathleen Cassidy found out at this year’s Transition Network Conference

 
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/ Economics & Innovation

10 Oct 2012

 

A series of ethical investment debates and talks aimed at hedge fund managers, charities who invest in private companies, and the public, kicks off this week

 
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/ Education

09 Oct 2012

 

The number of men training to be primary school teachers in England has increase by more than 50% in the past four years

 
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/ Agriculture

09 Oct 2012

 

Renowned permaculture expert Aranya talks about the environmental – and emotional – benefits of permaculture design

 
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/ Wellbeing

02 Oct 2012

 

Meditation before and after lessons is creating classroom success stories for a school in Lancashire