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“Thrash the circumcised,” Delhi cops shouted amidst rampage against us students

“Thrash the circumcised,” Delhi cops shouted amidst rampage against us students

"Please, remind them if you can that we are students, not terrorists."

UK Study Tests Computerized Version of Talk Therapy

A new trial which tested a computerized version of cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) suggests it may be an effective option for addressing depression in children and young adults, especially those
Emotionally Intelligent Students May Do Better in School

Emotionally Intelligent Students May Do Better in School

Students who understand and manage their emotions, a skill known as emotional intelligence, do better at school, as shown by grades and standardized test scores, according to new research.
Student Gets Back at Thieving Roommate with Booby Trap USB

Student Gets Back at Thieving Roommate with Booby Trap USB

A bad roommate can make your home a living hell. When this student noticed their roommate was stealing their stuff, things got serious. This sort of strategy happens with food too, like this guy who
Early Childhood Teachers Play Vital Role in Helping Kids Cope With Disaster

Early Childhood Teachers Play Vital Role in Helping Kids Cope With Disaster

A new Australian study reveals that early childhood teachers play a vital role in supporting children during environmental disasters. The findings have significant implications as catastrophic
University of Phoenix settles deceptive ad dispute, agrees to cancel $141 million in student debt

University of Phoenix settles deceptive ad dispute, agrees to cancel $141 million in student debt

In the largest settlement obtained against a for-profit college, the University of Phoenix and its parent company, the Apollo Education Group, have agreed to cancel $144 million in student debt owed
Jack Ma on the three Qs you need: IQ, EQ, and LQ

Jack Ma on the three Qs you need: IQ, EQ, and LQ

"The brain will be replaced by machines, but machines can never replace your heart," he said at a recent education conference.
Hong Kong ‘Considering Penalties’ for Teachers over Student Protests

Hong Kong ‘Considering Penalties’ for Teachers over Student Protests

The Hong Kong Education Bureau announced on Wednesday that up to 30 teachers may face penalties for “misconduct” related to student protests.
Spiralling rents consume increasing portion of student loans

Spiralling rents consume increasing portion of student loans

Purpose-built rooms in London average £1,000 per year more than the maximum loanUniversity students in England are seeing their maintenance loans increasingly consumed by the rising cost of
Old Professor Outsmarts Cheating Students With New Tricks

Old Professor Outsmarts Cheating Students With New Tricks

This old and wise professor taught his rascal students a humbling lesson in why you shouldn't cheat in the classroom. They naively assumed that he wouldn't be able to figure out what they were up to,
Playing Sports Can Tune The Brain to Pick Up External Sounds Better

Playing Sports Can Tune The Brain to Pick Up External Sounds Better

New research finds that college athletes have an enhanced ability to filter out background electrical “noise” in the brain to better process external sounds. Northwestern University investigators say
Wisconsin high school senior opens mosque doors to shelter over 100 peers during school shooting

Wisconsin high school senior opens mosque doors to shelter over 100 peers during school shooting

A Wisconsin student helped over 100 students take shelter at her local mosque during a school stabbing and shooting last week. Seventeen-year-old Duaa Ahmad’s quick thinking allowed her to open doors
Video shows UC Berkeley student using racial slurs, making homophobic comments

Video shows UC Berkeley student using racial slurs, making homophobic comments

'Have you heard how bad Black people are?' The post Video shows UC Berkeley student using racial slurs, making homophobic comments appeared first on The Daily Dot.
Bullying Can Undermine Mental Health of Both Parties

Bullying Can Undermine Mental Health of Both Parties

New research suggests there is a two-way relationship between bullying perpetration and mental health problems among youth in the United States. Investigators discovered that bullying perpetration
5-Year-Old Michigan Child's Kindergarten Classmates Supports Him as He Gets Adopted

5-Year-Old Michigan Child's Kindergarten Classmates Supports Him as He Gets Adopted

Five-year-old Michael Clark Jr. had a lot of support at his adoption ceremony.
Staff warn of 'intimidatory' tactics at Liverpool University after strike

Staff warn of 'intimidatory' tactics at Liverpool University after strike

Staff who went on strike over pay and pensions asked to work for free or face penalties as university employers refuse to discuss low wagesThe University of Liverpool has told staff who went on strike
Those More Tolerant of Classroom Cheating More Likely to Tolerate Unethical Behavior in the Workplace

Those More Tolerant of Classroom Cheating More Likely to Tolerate Unethical Behavior in the Workplace

A new study finds that students who are tolerant of cheating in the classroom may let that tolerance spill over into their careers later on, tolerating unethical behavior in the...
Arizona Republican Proposes Bill Requiring Students to Recite Pledge of Allegiance

Arizona Republican Proposes Bill Requiring Students to Recite Pledge of Allegiance

Arizona students may soon be required to recite the Pledge of Allegiance daily at school it was reported Thursday, as detailed in a bill proposed November 19 by state Rep. John Fillmore (R-AZ).
Story Time With Dogs Can Keep Kids Reading

Story Time With Dogs Can Keep Kids Reading

Reading in the presence of a dog may be the page-turning motivation some young children need, especially when the book is challenging, according to a new study from the University...