British primary classes are biggest in Europe: State schools have average of 26 pupils per lesson
In OECD countries overall, average class sizes do not differ between public and private ... average classes have 12.8 pupils. The OECD report says: ‘Smaller classes are often perceived as allowing teachers to focus more on the needs of individual ...
Iraq: the crazy relative in the attic no one talks about
They can now match the Iraqi army in a straight-up battle. ISIS later said its forces were continuing to advance south and east from Mosul, overrunning several smaller ... may become President Obama, and Michelle Obama might run for office. If your diary ...
Questions answered with the pupils of your eyes (w/ Video)
Patients who are otherwise completely unable to communicate can answer yes ... pupils. The tool, described and demonstrated in Current Biology, a Cell Press publication, on August 5 takes advantage of changes in pupil size that naturally occur when people ...
Netbooks dead? Yes, in the student market at least
They're not meant to be fantastic, but should bridge the gap somewhat between a smartphone and a laptop. But Steve Jobs says that's what the iPad will do. And though I hate to ... It's small, it's light, it's powerful and it's flexible.
Business is in the frame for Scottish students
"We had to come up with a business plan of how we were going to do it and ... believes pupils have learned a lot from the project. "I think it has been a wonderful opportunity for the pupils to become involved in a project where they have control and ...