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New Oriental Education & Technology Group Stock Gives Every Indication Of Being Fairly Valued

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2 Compelling Dividend Stocks Yielding at Least 8%; Oppenheimer Says ‘Buy’

The crises of the past year – the COVID pandemic, the social lockdowns, the economic shock – are on the wane, and that’s good. However, the crisis post-mortems are rolling in. It’s only natural to compare the current economic crisis to the ‘Great Recession’ of 12 years ago, but as Oppenheimer’s chief investment strategist John Stoltzfus points out, “Considering the differences in what caused the Great Financial Crisis of a little more than 12 years ago… and the current crisis… it’s little wonder that as good as things

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How can technology close the rural and urban education gap

  • Kellogg School professor Nicola Bianchi says technology can help close the education gap between rural and urban students.
  • A computer-assisted learning program tested in rural China showed students moving away from agriculture jobs to cognitive-skilled jobs.
  • Technology-based education that’s supervised in person is most likely to yield positive results.
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Where a child is born has enormous influence over their educational future.

Even within nations, there tends to be a yawning gap between urban and rural education outcomes. For instance, according to one 2015 standardized assessment, 15-year-olds studying in urban schools in

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Insight Public Sector to Host Forum on Educational Technology for Remote Education

Insight Public Sector’s discussion forum will help educational organizations find solutions for their EdTech and remote education challenges

Tuesday December 15th, Insight Public Sector will host a virtual EdTech Discussion Forum. This roundtable discussion is open to all IT decision makers, end-users, and others interested in the education field who want to learn more about using education technology for distance learning in response to today’s COVID-19 pandemic. The EdTEch Forum will allow educators and administrators to connect with their peers and key EdTech providers in an open discussion about what is working well, where gaps exist, and how EdTech can

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MTECH holds grand opening for new Trades & Technology building | Education

Normally when people are invited to a ribbon-cutting ceremony, they expect a big red ribbon and large scissors. At Moutainland Technical College on Friday morning the ceremony looked a little different.

The college opened its new building as only a trade college should, with a metal ribbon made by students and a ribbon cutting unlike any other.

The ceremony marked the grand opening of the college’s new Trades and Technology building, an 89,000-square-foot building that includes classroom space, labs, car shops and more.

The building will be home to various topics of study including automotive technology, diesel mechanics, welding, precision

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Pottstown SD, Career And Tech Center Get Education Relief Grants

POTTSTOWN, PA — Pottstown School District and the Western Montgomery Career and Technology Center will receive nearly $200,ooo in state Education Relief grants.

State Rep. Joe Ciresi (D-Montgomery) announced the grants for his district Friday.

Western Montgomery Career and Technology Center received a grant of $72,294 . The money is to assist in the resumption and continuation of operations during the COVID-19 pandemic.

A Continuing of Education Equity Grant (CEEG) of $123,605 was awarded to Pottstown School District.

Based in Royersford, WMCTC is one of many career and technology center in Pennsylvania to receive a share of the approximately $10.5

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