Why Science Fairs Matter More Than Ever

The Huffington Post – David D. Etzwiler “Science fairs had a rough 2015…Critics were saying that science fairs were not achieving what they were supposed to. Instead of generating more interest in science, technology, engineering, and math —...

BASF taking innovation where markets are

China Daily- Zhu Wenqian “BASF director says the firm is coasting on its long history with China to industrial glory BASF SE’s association with China goes back all the way to 1885. Over the last 130 years, the Ludwigshafen, Germany-headquartered...

College established to fight terrorism

China Daily- Du Juan/Cui Jia “China’s first educational institute of its kind focusing on counterterrorism law has been created at a university in Northwest China, which aims to build a pool of legal experts to help China combat terrorism. The institute...

Children: revolt and change the system, teaches artist

The Helsinki Times – Jutta Sarhimaa “Next spring Kiasma will host a 15-metre-tall classroom.There, Finns will be taught the ABC’s of disobedience. The aim is to fill desks with children and young adults, but adults are also welcome.Teachers include,...

HK$2.6b extra for pre-school education

HK Edition- oseph Li in Hong Kong “The recurrent government expenditure for kindergarten education will rise from HK$4.1 billion to HK$6.7 billion, after Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying pledged in the latest Policy Address to offer quality, free kindergarten...