A Leading Exponent of Sikh Gurus' Educational Philosophy-- Dr. Amrit Kaur Raina
Dr. Devinder Pal Singh
Center for Understanding Sikhism, Mississauga, L5A 1Y7, ON, Canada
Dr. Amrit Kaur Raina, a renowned educationist, is a profound scholar of Sikhism. Having served as an...
"Mera Jeevan Safar" (Autobiography of Prof. H. S. Virk) - Book Review by Dr. D. P. Singh*
Book : Mera Jeevan Safar (Punjabi)
Author : Prof. Hardev Singh Virk
Publication Year : March 2017
No. of Pages/ Cost : 160, Rs 250
Published by : Gracious Books, 23 Shalimar...
[Education Update] Inclusion of the Sikh Experience
Sikhi Included in School Curricula and Medical Manual
January 14, 2014 (New York, NY) – Over the past year, the Sikh Coalition's work to ensure that educational curricula and resources include information on Sikhs and...
Sikhs in South, North East lack access to education: Study
Punjabi University's survey on Socio-economic conditions of the Dakhani...
Shot Pakistan schoolgirl Malala Yousafzai addresses UN
Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani girl shot by the Taliban, has told the UN that books and pens scare extremists, as she urged education for all.
Speaking on her 16th...
The Aristotelian Precedents of Islamic Moral Education: A Reformist Perspective
Paper presented to the Middle Atlantic States Philosophy of Education Society,
West Chester University, October 1992
Antonia D'Onofrio, Ph. D.
Center for Education...
Ban speaks to Malala, attacked Pakistani schoolgirl,
to stress education and women’s rights
5 April 2013 – “I can walk. I can talk. I can do anything!” said Malala Yousufzai, the Pakistani schoolgirl shot by the Taliban, in a conversation with Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on education...
U.S. education is going broke on progressivism
George F. Will - 13/04/04 9:02 AM ET
The real vocation of some people entrusted with delivering primary and secondary education is to validate this proposition: The three R’s — formerly reading, ‘riting and ‘rithmetic — now are racism...
Sikh Gurus’ Thoughts on Education
Principal Prabhjot Kaur
Thoreau and Emerson, both alumni of Harvard University, were once recalling their alma mater, in the course of which Emerson is believed to have said that the University had by...
Diversity education needed to fight ignorance in our nation
Published: Tuesday, August 28, 2012, 12:45 AM
By Patriot-News Op-Ed
By Amarpreet Ghuman
During a time in which diversity and multiculturalism have never been more prevalent, in a country where individuals of a...
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For California Residents - Sign the petition to add Sikhism to school curriculum
Simran Jeet Singh
Doctoral Candidate in Religion, Columbia University
As far as I can remember, I've always looked different. In elementary school, my classmates called me a girl, a genie and Aladdin. In middle school, I was a raghead, a diaperhead and Sadam Hussein. And in high school, some...
by Prabh Singh
Patiala (October 05, 2011): Linguistics and media experts raised the issues of marginalization as well as distortion of Punjabi language in education, media and social use, during the seminar organized by a students’ body at Arts Auditorium, Punjabi University, Patiala on...
Coalition reforms are leading to a “serious deterioration” of religious education in schools, according to faith leaders.
By Graeme Paton
Changes to GCSE league tables combined with moves to limit the role of local councils risks undermining the subject's place in the English education...
Poor Sikh girl became victim of extortion from School management. One School extorted fees for two years and one school for half year. The certificate provided by one school about passing of +1 exam is useless. She paid for two and half years fees, Bus fees and addition to it the charges for...
In hopes of educating the community about the Sikh religion and its customs, Plymouth-Canton Citizens for Diversity and Inclusion sponsors a public forum 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 6, at St. Thomas a'Beckett Catholic Church, 555. S. Lilley Road, south of Cherry Hill, in Canton.
The forum comes...
Some of you may be aware that recently a change in law has been passed to reduce government spending to universities and charge fees to students from 2013. This issue has been causing lots of tension across the UK, with much protesting that has been turning violent.
Current fees are upto ₤3200...
Conception and Aim of Education According to Guru Nanak
Dr. Amrit Raina*
* Principal, Mata Gujri Girls College, Sardulgarh (Mansa) 151507.
Propounder of a new religion, Guru Nanak was a versatile genius who dealt with all phases of life elaborately. He wrote profusely on religion, philosophy...
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Harpreet Toor cites education in Council bid
by AnnMarie Costella, Chronicle Reporter
Harpreet Toor says that improving education is the key to creating jobs and reducing crime.
Harpreet Toor says increasing the quality of education is best way to improve the...