14-11-19 News

In Nigeria

JAMB to create platform for high-scoring candidates (The Nation)

Summer camp exposes 60 students to astronomy, space tech (The Nation)

Sylva to PTI graduates: stay focused (The Nation)

Premium Times trains students, unveils ACJ-LASU (The Nation)

YABATECH graduates 8,411 (The Nation)

Governor awards scholarships to First Class graduates of A’ Ibom varsity (The Nation)

What education can do to a man (The Nation)

Sundry Misusages XXXV: Severally . . . plus more (The Nation)

School begs parents to pay N11m debt (The Nation)

SUBEB chair seeks support as Lagos recruits teachers (The Nation)

Education gets highest share of Yobe’s 2020 budget (The Nation)

Reps urge JAMB to halt NIN (The Nation)

Ganduje launches free meals scheme in Kano (The Nation)

Cowbellpedia champ wrote 1- 4m as toddler (The Nation)

Girls dominate LCCI essay competition (The Nation)

Pupils learn about journalism, others on career day (The Nation)

Spare time for reading, Librarian tells inmates (The Nation)

Contribute to national devt, NGO tells youths (The Nation)

Imo officials stress importance of STEM (The Nation)

Don lists ways to attain SDGs (The Nation)

Be open minded, Sanwo-Olu tells corps members (The Nation)

McPHERSON varsity to graduate 92 Saturday (The Nation)

Fears over NIN ahead of 2020 UTME registration (The Nation)

JAMB to create new platform for candidates denied admission (Daily Post)

2020 UTME: Reps reacts to ‘no NIN, no JAMB’ policy (Daily Post)

Pay our 60-month salary arrears – TASCE lecturers send message to new Governing Council (Daily Post)

Monifa Phillips: Meet 1st Black woman to earn PhD in Physics from University of Glasgow (Legit.ng)

Former homeless refugee graduates with 1st Class Honours from top university (Legit.ng)

Michelle Nkamankeng: Meet 11-Year-old award-winning author of 7 books (Legit.ng)

Dale Okorodudu and his black men in white uniform encourage kids to practice medicine (Legit.ng)

JAMB: Suspend NIN requirement for candidates - Reps tell body (Legit.ng)

Experience world class education at the leading private university in Africa (Legit.ng)

What you need to know about any University claiming to be US accredited (Legit.ng)

Graduates, undergraduates appraise value of certificates (The Guardian)

McPherson varsity graduates 15 first-class, 77 others (The Guardian)

Lagos school gets recreation facility (The Guardian)

Rejigging policies for growth, funding in varsities (The Guardian)

UNIABUJA to make study of foreign languages compulsory for undergraduates (The Guardian)

Your degree is not a meal ticket, be creative, Sanwo-Olu tells youths (The Guardian)

Ex-NUC scribe urges improved funding of sector to boost research (The Guardian)

NECO, others seek more support for mathematics education (The Guardian)

EKSU’s revalidation stirs controversy (The Guardian)

Ridwan emerges Fountain varsity students’ executive council president (The Guardian)

NYSC, expelled graduates and dress code controversy (The Guardian)

New visa rules make the UK a great choice for study (The Guardian)


Around the World

Research to make (fun) multi-player gaming an educational experience (Science Daily)

SAG-AFTRA Opens New Educational Facility in LA (Backstage)

If Kirwan is the New Thornton for Education Spending, Did It Work the First Time? (Fox Baltimore)

WCU approved for membership in University Council of Educational Administration (Western Carolina University News)

Westmoreland Historical Society unveils artifacts at new education center (TribLIVE)

Amazon Starts Marketplace for Teachers to Sell Online Educational Resources (EdSurge)

Calling All Education Entrepreneurs: Announcing The $1 Million Rybakov Prize To Be Awarded At Forbes’ Under 30 Europe Summit (Forbes)

Top Apple exec says students who use Google’s ‘cheap’ laptops at school are ‘not going to succeed’ (CNBC)

Stanford design school names three WMU students innovation fellows (WMU News)