Saturday, December 30, 2006
Rural Education in the News
Taken from the Google News Alert for rural education.
China forks out over 90 million dollars to avoid fat kids
DailyIndia.com - Jacksonville,FL,USA
... In Jiangsu Province, plans are afoot to fund the training of 2,500 physical education teachers for rural schools during the next five years. ...[See all stories on this topic]
Modern farming push
Xinhua - China
... In addition, free education for 148 million rural primary and junior high school students, minimum living allowances and a co-operative medical care system in ...
Blue book: Medical costs China's top social concern
China Daily - China
... had risen to 11.8 percent of household consumption in China, surpassing expenditure on education and transportation ... Most rural dwellers have no medical insurance ...
Naveen paints a rosy picture at NRI meet
The Statesman - Kolkata,India
Expressing happiness over the fact that Non Resident Oriya’s were already investing in health, education and IT sectors in the state, Mr Patnaik urged upon ... [See all stories on this topic]
Spanish speakers find help in small-town school
Beatrice Daily Sun - Beatrice,NE,USA
... And many Hispanic students who have flooded some rural districts often begin school without knowing English and with gaps in their education because of a ...
Stage set for school funding feud
Dickson Herald - Dickson,TN,USA...
9 — is shaping up to be a tussle between urban and rural school districts over funding. The Basic Education Program funding formula for K-12 schools is being ...
Education issues in Yemen
Yemen Times - Sana'a,Yemen
... It said there are more than 80 suspended education projects, the cost of ... that school projects are not fairly distributed between cities and rural areas and ...
Survey will help gauge knowledge, attitudes about meth
St. Louis Post-Dispatch - MO, United States
... really didn't know where to turn," said Kelly Guertzgen, health education coordinator for the ... just as much likelihood finding a meth house in a rural farm area ...
Education blueprint hinges on proper implementation
New Straits Times - Persekutuan,Malaysia
... said there should also be plans for the involvement of PTAs in the education system. The quality of teachers and the infrastructure gap between rural and urban ...Tags: AERA, small schools, rural, education