A fresh circular issued by the Education Ministry, which compels parents of students to pay for the training of teachers, has prompted a protest by a leading teachers’ union.
The Lanka Guru Seva Sangamaya claimed that according to Circular 2013/10, “if further training of teachers is required,

imgThe Overseas School of Colombo (OSC), a prestigious international school in Colombo since 1957, held its Founders Day on Friday (27). About 30 teachers who have served the school for more than 20 years, were also felicitated for their dedicated service.

There is a need to align the country’s university system with the needs of a modern economy, according to the Sri Lanka Human Development Report on Sri Lanka, compiled by the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) for 2012.

New principals appointed to State-run schools should be seconded to that school three months before the current principal leaves the school, and where an acting appointment has to be made to such a post, it should not be for more than three months, according to the National Educational Polices and Proposals for General Education in Sri Lanka, released recently.

The Buddhist and Pali University in Homagama is the latest to be hit by an internal clash among student monks and laymen, disrupting academic activities.
On Thursday, a court directed to lift the suspension on 16 students, who were suspended following a clash between student monks and laity in the university.

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St. John’s Bosco College, Kaluaggala, 35 km from Colombo, became the first School Peace Ambassador with hundreds of students participating at the International Day of Peace event organized by the United Nations Information Centre (UNIC), Colombo, together with the Universal Peace Federation.

Applications have been invited from those eligible for the award of Postgraduate Scholarships offered under the Commonwealth Scholarship programme, the Ministry of Higher Education has announced.

Conduct of Grade 5 scholarship exam deserves serious rethink

I have just read the interview by the Sunday Times of Mohan Lal Grero, a well respected and popular educationalist, captioned “Grade 5 exam harmful to children”. This should be a thought to be considered seriously for the sake of the mental health of our future generations.

The BA (Hons) degree in International Business Management offered by APIIT as an internal degree from the Staffordshire University, UK has gained popularity with many student enrollments during the last intake.

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 Australia is a safe, friendly and harmonious country. It is exciting and vibrant, there is so much choice in selecting where to live, where to work and where to relax and holiday. The infrastructure is well developed and all major cities, regional locations and country areas are well serviced by up to date public transport systems.

Just finished local AL? Your son or daughter can follow their way to Monash while waiting for results instead of waiting usually 1 year to start local university after AL exams.

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Pursuing a career in “hospitality” has many meanings and the demand for leaders who understand how this multifaceted industry works is clear. Whether your dream is to manage a large hotel chain,

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University of Albany – The State University of New York (SUNY) ranks as one of the USA’s top colleges in excellence and affordability - Kiplinger’s Personal Finance magazine

Mr John D. Pomeroy, the Chief International Admissions Officer & Senior Assistant Director of Undergraduate Admissions at the University of Albany – SUNY, USA, will be at ANC Education on October 25th and 26thto conduct admissions meetings and spot admissions for University of Albany.

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In today’s competitive World, Education has become a pivotal point of progress in developed as well as developing countries. Wycherley has always had its headlights focused on Education in the Elementary, Primary, Junior and Secondary tiers.

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In the Kuchchaveli Provincial council, Trincomalee, within the Valaiyukku Nilaveli Grama Niladari division internally displaced families were living in temporary shelters after the war. They were living with the hope of gaining land and housing, through governmental sponsorship.

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As a student who is looking forward to do a degree after facing the advanced level especially in the field of Business Management, I’m sure you are asking lots of questions by now: “What do I want to do after I become a graduate?” “What can I do with that degree?” “What kind of business am I going to manage?”

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The University of Colombo School of Computing (UCSC), the trusted name for high-quality ICT higher education in Sri Lanka, announces that it has started recruiting new students for specialised, short-term ICT training programmes scheduled to commence in September and October this year.

The NIBM is the only government backed higher education provider that provides world class Diploma programmes and degrees in affiliation with National School of Business Management, the Degree School of NIBM. NIBM offers two degree programmes in Management and HRM from University College Dublin, Ireland in association with NSBM.

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UNIVERSITY ADMISSION ON 5TH OCTOBER
EUROPE – LATVIA
An opportunity for students to get registered for a high quality european higher study program with affordable cost at seven state universities and colleges from latvia represented by ebiz study abroad

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Registrations now on at City Campus

Are you a graduate teacher seeking to add a Bachelor of Education degree to your profile? Or are you a diploma holding teacher with experience looking to study for a degree,which would permit you to broaden your horizon’s in the education field?

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Asian International School Staff, Students and Parents prepare to celebrate

As Asian International School prepares to celebrate a milestone in the history of the school, we took the time to speak to a few parents about the school, the achievements of the school thus far and the unique aspects of Asian International School that has made it a sought after educational destination by many students. 

5City and Guilds is a reputed vocational education training programme, established in the United Kingdom, with a history that dates back to 1878. It was only appropriate that such an established organisation should branch out across the world to provide skills and knowledge for those interested in pursuing careers that required a vocational training. City & Guilds currently offers about 800 courses that range from basic entry level to a status of professional achievement.

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