TBI Blogs: Top 5 Reasons to Consider Going Abroad to Study

Studying abroad is a dream and aspiration for many, but what is it about the experience that makes it so desirable? What, exactly, do children, and their parents, gain from an education experience overseas? Studying abroad is often described as a “life changing experience,” not only for the...
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Universities should pay living wage, minister says

  Universities should pay the living wage as part of a “civic mission”, Education Secretary Kirsty Williams has said. Cardiff University is the only one of Wales’ eight universities with the status of a living wage employer. Accredited firms and organisations pay a higher minimum wage than the...
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Law professor discusses DeVos comment on black universities

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, a staunch supporter of privatizing education, recently pointed to historically black colleges and universities as an example of “school choice” being successful. But UO law professor Carrie Leonetti says in an op-ed piece that black educational institutions actually came from policies explicitly preventing students...
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