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Wipro to train school teachers in US

August 29th, 2012 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 29 (IANS) Indian IT major Wipro Limited will train 120 school teachers in partnership with the University of Massachusetts in Boston, US, over the next three years ... Read more...

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Clouds mar venus Venus transit viewing in Karnataka

June 6th, 2012 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 6 (IANS) With the onset of southwest monsoon in coastal and southern Karnataka, rain-bearing clouds marred a clear view of the Venus transiting across the sun early Wednesday ... Read more...

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Intel India unveils plan to groom innovators

February 29th, 2012 - 5:26 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 29 (IANS) Global chip maker Intel Corporation Wednesday unveiled an outreach programme to groom future scientists in India as the next generation of innovators."The Intel Future Scientist programme ... Read more...

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Teachers Caught Tampering With Test Scores

June 14th, 2010 - 9:52 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
June 14, 2010 (Pen Men at Work: Several teachers of the ‘Normandy Crossing Elementary School’ were seen resigning in disgrace as the news of tampering with the test results were ... Read more...

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Obama honours Indian American science teacher

June 8th, 2010 - 11:25 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, June 8 (IANS) President Barack Obama has named an Indian American science teacher Radhika Plakkot as one of the 103 mathematics and science teachers for the prestigious Presidential ... Read more...

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DU teachers suggest open debate to resolve semester row

June 4th, 2010 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) Delhi University (DU) may see an open discussion between teachers, students and parents to clear the air about implementing the semester system, a statement by the ... Read more...

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‘Muslim academics don’t believe in Darwin’s theory of evolution’

November 17th, 2009 - 4:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov. 17 (ANI): Darwin's theory of evolution is increasingly being rejected by Muslim students and academics in many countries, as they consider it to be anti-Islam, a conference has been told. ... Read more...

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Buzz Aldrin was first man to pee on the Moon!

July 17th, 2009 - 12:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 17 (ANI): Edwin "Buzz" Aldrin, the second man to walk on the Moon, has said in an amusing revelation that he was the first person to pee on the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

High school teachers shape students’ views of evolution, creationism

May 3rd, 2009 - 11:24 am ICT by ANI
Washington, May 3 (ANI): College students' views about evolution and creationism are usually shaped by what their high school biology teachers teach them in class, a new University of Minnesota (UM) study ... Read more...

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Creationism advocate quits Britain’s Royal Society

September 17th, 2008 - 12:11 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 17 (IANS) A member of Britain's Royal Society, who caused a furore by calling for teaching creationism - the belief that the universe is a divine creation - in science ... Read more...

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1 in 10 Brit pupils believes in creationism

September 12th, 2008 - 5:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 12 (ANI): One in ten children in British state schools believes in creationism the religiously motivated rejection of evolution.The results come to surface after Britains leading scientist said that ... Read more...

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Britain desperate for foreign ballet dancers, racehorse trainers, and sheep shearers!

September 10th, 2008 - 7:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 10 (ANI): An official list has been released describing the qualities that are welcome and unwelcome in a migrant who has plans to work in Britain. British officials have also ... Read more...

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No takers for politics during Kalam’s interaction

June 18th, 2008 - 1:09 am ICT by IANS
Aligarh, June 17 (IANS) Most of the students who attended former president A.P.J. Abdul Kalam's interactive session here Tuesday evening raised their hands when he asked them if they wanted to become ... Read more...

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Aligarh Muslim University plans academic revival

June 17th, 2008 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
Aligarh, June 17 (IANS) The Aligarh Muslim University has constituted two expert committees to prepare a master plan for the university's academic revival and to restore the heritage buildings on the campus. ... Read more...

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Most UK teachers not qualified in specialist subject

June 4th, 2008 - 5:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 4 (ANI): A new survey has revealed that most secondary school teachers in the UK do not have a degree in their own subject.According to the Government-funded survey of ... Read more...

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Scientific and teaching organizations call for evolution education

January 2nd, 2008 - 2:23 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Jan 2 (ANI): A coalition of 17 scientific and teaching organizations is calling on the scientific community to become more involved in the promotion of science education, including evolution.According to these ... Read more...

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