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#MatricResults: Deep inside I knew I would do well, says Sanele Mboto

Sanele Mboto is eager to make his mark at the University of Cape Town. Picture: Supplied Johannesburg – After Sanele Mboto received his matric results at midnight on Wednesday, he immediately picked up the phone and called his mother. “She was actually really shocked,” said Mboto. “I never call her that late so she probably …

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Nobel laureate urges India to set up world-class varsities | Chandigarh News

Phagwara: Nobel laureate physicist F Duncan M Haldane said China has managed to reverse the brain drain, and India should also strive for it, while emphasizing the setting up of centres of excellence. “India has to be a part of the technological development of the future when China is investing a lot of money on …

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Matric maths pass numbers don’t add up – The Citizen

South African pupils may be failing at maths because they are not proficient enough in more than one language, a maths professor has suggested. Professor Anthony Essien, head of mathematics at Wits University, said he was concerned with the standard of maths teaching in the basic education system. He said other than a lack of …

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Florida’s school grades ignore too many groups of students

Most everybody knows Florida public schools get a letter grade based in large part on how well their students do on standardized tests, whether it’s how many are working at grade level or whether the school’s lowest-achieving students are making adequate progress. But that letter grade doesn’t take into account key factors that the federal …

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‘This is more than just a landing’: China’s mission on the far side of the moon should be a wake-up call

China landed a spacecraft called Chang’e 4 on the moon’s far side for the first in human history. A rover and lander will study lunar geology, look for water ice, scan the night sky for radio bursts, and even grow silkworms. But Chang’e 4 is just one mission that will lead to a sample return, …

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Mathematics fest

Ludhiana: DAV Public School, BRS Nagar, on Friday organised the first Ramanujan Maths Fest for DAV institutions of the city. Competitions were held in model-making, PowerPoint presentation, role play, Rubik’s cube and mathematical quiz. The judges appreciated the creativity, innovative ideas and use of material by students. In quiz, the participants surprised one and all …

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Prescott’s Granite Mountain School is 1 of only 8 other schools in Arizona with AdvancED STEM Certification

Only 140 total schools in the US and Internationally hold this same prestigious certification. By Staff | on January 04, 2019 by Rebecca Horniman, Prescott Unified School District Granite Mountain School is 1 of only 8 other schools in Arizona with this AdvancED STEM Certification and only 140 total …

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