Tag: Dominate

Singapore on Top as Asian Countries Dominate PISA Global Education

ocd-top-okkAsian education systems have come out on top in the OECD’s latest PISAglobal survey. Singapore placed first in the three-yearly report, with Hong Kong, Japan and Vietnam all performing well.

The programme tests 15 year-olds from 72 countries in maths, reading and science.

So why do Asian countries continue to dominate?
Euronews’ Charlotte Cullen asked Gabriela Ramos, Chief of Staff for the OECD..more:  .euronews.com

Study: Anti-Islam Messages Dominate Media Coverage

By Hamed Aleaziz on Dec 1, 2012 at 2:05 pm Frank Gaffney and Pamela Geller feature prominently in Fear, Inc. Between 2001 and 2008, mainstream media outlets predominantly featured anti-Islam organizations, leading to altered “contours of mainstream discourse.” That’s according to North…