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Palestinian Authority closing schools Thursday so they can hold large anti-US rallies (plus Kotel without Dome pics)

The Palestinian Authority Ministry of Education announced the closure of all schools Thursday. It called on its staff, teachers, high school students, universities and colleges to participate in rallies scheduled Thursday at noon. Ordinary Palestinians aren’t bothered enough by the … Continue reading

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Why were @UNRWA schools attacked in Gaza with explosive devices? And why wasn’t it reported?

According to an official Hamas website for Palestinian “refugees,” there was a riot in the Al Bureij camp on November 11. During the riot,  youths attacked UNRWA schools with “explosive devices,”  frightening students and teachers. This was not reported anywhere … Continue reading

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Apple brings ‘Everyone Can Code’ curriculum to over 20 international schools, including RMIT in Australia

Apple today announced that it is expanding its “Everyone Can Code” intititave to a new round of universities around the world. In a press release, the company revealed that the program is now available at more than 20 new colleges … Continue reading

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Apple iPhone 8 Plus vs Samsung Galaxy Note 8: Rival schools

Apple and Samsung are old rivals in the race to make the perfect smartphone, but which of their offerings is best? We compare the Galaxy Note 8 to the iPhone 8 Plus. (This is a preview – click here to … Continue reading

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Liam Payne Schools James Corden In Hilarious Boy Band Vs. Solo Artist Riff-Off

Liam Payne knows a thing or two about boy bands AND how to rock a solo career. So the last thing James Corden should have done was challenge him to a boy bands vs. solo artists riff-off on the ‘Late … Continue reading

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Schools have re-open! Kenix Kwok and Suki Chui bring their daughters to school

The schools are re-opening on 01 September. Kenix Kwok (郭可盈) and Suki Chui (徐淑敏) wake up early to bring their daughters to school. Kenix helps her daughter to tidy up her hair before letting her to enter into the school … Continue reading

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Rescue of Igbonla students: Lagos vows to beef us security in schools

Read the press statement below… Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has assured that the government would utilise the academic break to reinforce security in all schools in the State, especially in the suburb and riverine areas to prevent any … Continue reading

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Visakhapatnam City Corporation partners with Google to provide smart classrooms to schools

Greater Visakhapatnam Smart City Corporation Limited (GVSCCL) on 28 June announced a three-year partnership with IL&FS Education and Technology Services Ltd, a premier partner of Google for Education, to provide holistic education solutions to the schools in this coastal city. … Continue reading

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Trump calls for ‘sweeping transformation’ of gov IT as Tim Cook pushes to make coding a requirement in schools

REUTERS/Carlos Barria (Caption contest in the comments…) As we reported earlier today, Tim Cook was among a handful of tech executives who met with President Donald Trump today in Washington D.C. The central purpose of the meeting was to help use … Continue reading

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Niti Aayog will set up about 1,000 innovation labs in schools across India

The Niti Aayog will set up 1,000 more Atal Tinkering Labs (ATL), meant to foster innovation, in schools across India by the end of this year to take their total number to around 1,500, a senior official said. The aim … Continue reading

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