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Albert Einstein once said, “Education is what is left after what one has forgotten what one has learnt in school”, his words sum up the changing paradigm of education and one such evolution is S.T.E.M. S.T.E.M, the acronym for Science,...

How often have you been in a situation when you have promised something to someone but have not been able to keep your promise?Promises, in any manifestations, are a by-product of two critical traits that we touched upon in the last article '...

It's been known for years that the oldest children in class perform better in school than their youngest classmates. But according to a new study co-authored by University of Toronto Scarborough economist Elizabeth Dhuey, that gap can persist, with...

This week, we continue our journey as we flip through the pages of the rich history of Jamaica. A collaborative initiative of the Sunday Gleaner Arts and Education section with the National Museum of Jamaica, Institute of Jamaica.Creole DishesThese...

A new study has found that increasing education by 3.6 years similar to the length of a university undergraduate degree could reduce the risk of heart disease by a third. A decrease of this magnitude is similar to short-term use of a cholesterol-...

Soft skills, otherwise known as life skills, which include employability or work-readiness skills, are seen both locally and globally as being essential to adequately prepare young people for the work world and also to prepare them to be globally...

YAKIMA, Washington:(AP)Elza Paula Pinkham first learnt bead work as a child, but she admits that she didn't pay close attention as her mother tried to teach her the traditional native craft."Seventeen years ago, I went to the store and got a book. I...

SEVERAL EMPLOYEES of local firm Geddes Refrigeration Limited have been awarded the City and Guilds of London Level 3 Advanced Diploma in Refrigeration and Air Conditioning.Geddes Refrigeration Limited collaborated with Kingston-based Institute of...

Let's take a trip, to a land far away in the east where mysticism, hues, romance, aromas and paradoxes run on steroids India, the mere mention of this land transcends one's mind, body and soul into mythical spheres.In the Caribbean, India and...
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