Harvard College ranking drops-obstinate teachers

Hi,   http://www.usnews.com/usnews/edu/college/rankings/brief/t1natudoc_brief.php In this year's college ranks of Harvard College (for those who join after High School) came down to no. 2 –after being tied with Princeton for the past three years. It seems sensing competiton from Princeton -Harvard's erstwhile President was trying to rbing sea change in the…

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Researchers and teachers find common ground in Princeton labs

Featured Story Researchers and teachers find common ground in Princeton labs by Teresa Riordan ¡¤ Posted August 17, 2006; 11:38 a.m. http://www.princeton.edu/main/news/archive/S15/58/27G51/index.xml?sectionfiltered=featured   Three area high school teachers have been working side-by-side with Princeton scientists this summer investigating solutions to the world's energy problems.For eight weeks they have been part…

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TIME: Who needs Harvard? Indian girl students

http://www.muskingum.edu/home/index.htmlumesh sharma <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: Photos of some sharp and dynamic young girls – some of the 2005 graduates of Jaipur School -in all fields . Some new students whom I had admitted in Jul/Aug 2003 in grade 11 – I am forgetting the names. I got  the photos today…

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Harvard study : in US private schools are somewhat better than govt run ones — and in India?

For US http://www.ksg.harvard.edu/pepg/PDF/Papers/PEPG06-02-PetersonLlaudet.pdf   or http://www.ksg.harvard.edu/pepg/pr/pepg0602PR.htm   (though difference is much much less in US than in India)   For Indian case -similar results: http://www.econ.ox.ac.uk/Members/geeta.kingdon/PublishedPapers/OXBESquality&Efficiencyeducation.pdf     Umesh

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Harvard research: Monsters, tooth fairies, God, and germs!

while searhing the internet for “toothfairies ” with my firend Kamal's son Sameer we found this magical stuff. —————   Monsters, tooth fairies, God, and germs! GSE Professor Paul Harris probes how children make sense of what they're told By Beth Potier Harvard News Office http://www.news.harvard.edu/gazette/2004/01.15/01-harris.html  Young children receive an…

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$265 M Withheld From Harvard

$265 M Withheld From Harvard http://www.thecrimson.com/article.aspx?ref=513970 Published On Friday, July 14, 2006  4:59 AM By KATHERINE M. GRAY Crimson Staff Writer Three major expected donations to Harvard totalling $265 millon have been withheld since University President Lawrence H. Summers announced his resignation in February, according to a Wall Street Journal article…

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Pt-6 Futuristic Sch. Science Books in US

SN Topic SciLink Code www.SciLinks.org PHSchool Code www.PHSchool.com   Ch -18 Electromagnetic Spectrum & Light     1 Waves Ccn-2181   2 Electromagnetic spectrum Ccn-2182   3 Color Ccn-2184   4 Light & Optics   Cce-2185 5 Self-grading assessment   Cca-2180           Ch-19 Optics    …

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