Bill Gates on Education: US Congressional hearing

http://www.gatesfoundation.org   March 7, 2007U.S. Senate Committee Hearing Washington, D.C. Written Testimony by Bill Gates, co-chair Editor's note: Bill Gates was invited to provide testimony before the U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions on March 7, 2007. Below is an excerpt of his written testimony as it relates…

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ET: EFA – Tuition Vouchers, private schools : USA & India

US Congress & Arjun think sam; Bush vouches for good tutoring http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/US_Congress__Arjun_think_sam_Bush_vouches_for_good_tutoring/articleshow/1560755.cmsURMI A GOSWAMITIMES NEWS NETWORK[ MONDAY, FEBRUARY 05, 2007 04:12:47 AM] NEW DELHI: When it comes to school education, the US Congress and India’s ministry of human resource development seem to be on the same page. US president George…

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Globalization & Model of Learning revisited; school books

Hi,In keeping with the trend of students from remotedisadvantaged regions slowly overtaking those frommore endowed , “modern” societies –thanks to globallyimproved communication & transmission ofknowledge/transportation of goods/people.In India: students from educationally backwardRajasthan (Kota), UP (Lucknow), Bihar and Assam etcare slowly overtaking students from Delhi and othermetros in IIT, AIMS and…

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TOI: tricks to get PhD in India ???

I cleaned classrooms too at Harvard –but not to please my profs but to earn money to stay alive. I was the only graduate student member (perhaps) of Harvard Dorm Crew http://dormcrew.com/termtime/index.html    Good that some Indian profs have become professional enough to keep time-sheets of the sweeping work done…

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