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NAICS industry sector 61 - establishments that provide instruction and training in a wide variety of subjects. This instruction and training is provided by specialized establishments, such as schools, colleges, universities, and training centers.

Educational methods include storytelling, discussion, teaching, training, and directed research. Education frequently takes place under the guidance of educators, but learners may also educate themselves. Education can take place in formal or informal settings and any experience that has a formative effect on the way one thinks, feels, or acts may be considered educational. The methodology of teaching is called pedagogy. Formal education is commonly divided formally into such stages as preschool or kindergarten, primary school, secondary school and then college, university, or apprenticeship. A right to education has been recognized by some governments and the United Nations. In most regions, education is compulsory up to a certain age.

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The Educational Services sector comprises establishments that provide instruction and training in a wide variety of subjects. This instruction and training is provided by specialized establishments, such as schools, colleges, universities, and training centers. These establishments may be privately owned and operated for profit or not for profit, or they may be publicly owned and operated. They may also offer food and/or accommodation services to their students.

Educational services are usually delivered by teachers or instructors that explain, tell, demonstrate, supervise, and direct learning. Instruction is imparted in diverse settings, such as educational institutions, the workplace, or the home, and through diverse means, such as correspondence, television, the Internet, or other electronic and distance- learning methods. The training provided by these establishments may include the use of simulators and simulation methods. It can be adapted to the particular needs of the students, for example sign language can replace verbal language for teaching students with hearing impairments. All industries in the sector share this commonality of process, namely, labor inputs of instructors with the requisite subject matter expertise and teaching ability.




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Howard Blume, Laura Newberry
September 8, 2021
Los Angeles Times
After masks and coronavirus tests comes the issue of requiring students to be inoculated against COVID-19
August 31, 2021
LANSING, Mich (AP) -- Michigan standardized test results released Tuesday showed gaps in students' learning during the COVID-19 pandemic, with state education officials noting lower than usual participation rates.
August 29, 2021
The Economic Times
ICHR, an autonomous body under the Ministry of Education, has been running a series of lectures and seminars on the theme of the Independence struggle under the 'Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav' celebration.
Science X staff
August 25, 2021
A Monash University study has found female teachers in elite private boys' schools are vulnerable to sexual harassment due to the school's status and unique constructs, and recommends a restructure of policies and practices to combat this behavior.
Brian Moore
August 23, 2021
Queensland school students have reportedly been bullied after being diagnosed with COVID-19 and have struggled to return to school as a result. The Queensland Department of Education stated it hasn't heard of any bullying related to the COVID-19 outbreak. Given the nature of bullying, this isn't necessarily surprising.
August 16, 2021
ATLANTA (AP) -- Test scores fell for Georgia students last year in the wake of the pandemic, amid questions about what the scores mean with few students taking the standardized tests in some districts.
Mari-Len de Guzman
August 3, 2021
With Ontario elementary and secondary schools looking at a full return to in-person learning this September, the burden of keeping them open should not just fall on the school boards, according to global education expert Prachi Srivastava.
BS Reporter
July 29, 2021
The initiative is a 4-hour, free, self-paced learning programme that demystifies AI in an inclusive manner
Science X staff
July 27, 2021
As COVID-19 restrictions begin to ease and people return to the workplace this fall, many young children will return to child care centers, preschools and family child care homes. The University of Illinois Chicago's College of Education is reminding caregivers that they have available free online resources for both early math and early science education.
July 26, 2021
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July 8, 2021
The Indian Express
The Prime Minister, said sources in the government, wants the new minister to balance nationalist interests (Atmanirbhar Bharat) with the imperative to attract foreign investments in the IT and electronic sectors.
New 42
June 5, 2021
/PRNewswire/ -- On Saturday, June 5, New 42, the nonprofit organization focused on making performing arts a vital part of everyone's life from the earliest...
June 3, 2021
/PRNewswire/ -- China has made remarkable achievements in fighting corruption since the 18th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) in 2012. A...
June 2, 2021
/PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced it has selected six school districts to receive its IBM Education Security Preparedness Grant, which totals $3...
BS Web Team
May 22, 2021
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May 21, 2021
/PRNewswire/ -- The Mississippi Department of Education and the State Board of Education have approved Get Set for School Complete Pre-K curriculum. With this...
Science X staff
May 20, 2021
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Global Industry Analysts, Inc.
May 20, 2021
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Prashant K. Nanda
May 20, 2021
Private equity major Warburg Pincus-led Avanse Financial had Rs3,103 crore worth of assets under management as of 31 March, 2021
Science X staff
May 19, 2021
Guaranteeing every child the opportunity to participate in certain types of physical activity could support their academic attainment and help to close the achievement gap between wealthy and less-advantaged pupils, new research indicates.


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