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A right to education has been recognized by some governments, including at the global level: Article 13 of the United Nations ‘ 1966 International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights recognizes a universal right to education. Sanskritised India used to question everything until it came to a logical how many would believe that Charvakas the Atheists lived along theists in India 2000 years that time non believers and other religious sects were persecuted world now in our neighboring countries we can see the plight of other religious sects.
While I respect India’s tradition and heritage and believe that we must show greater sensitivity towards preserving it (and not break down historical mosques and let Nalanda crumble by lack of maintenance), I do believe that the power of the world remains with the curious, with those who attempt to learn (just as you did, by taking the pain to read …Read More
The office of the attorney general, Eric T. Schneiderman, issued subpoenas this week to the foundation and to Pearson Education seeking documents and information related to their activities with state education officials, including at least four education conferences — in London, Helsinki, Singapore and Rio de Janeiro — since 2008, according to people familiar with the investigation. They are supported by United Opt Out National , a website that organized a campaign and petition drive to boycott Pearson evaluations of students, student teachers, and teachers. The company has reaped the benefits: Half its $8 billion in annual global sales comes from its North American education division.
But several top executives said they always work toward deals that benefit not just the company but its public-sector partners — and above all, the millions of students who use Pearson products daily. Pearson allocated the fund an initial $15 million in 2012 and …Read More