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'Spurned advances provoked Texas school shooting'

'Spurned advances provoked Texas school shooting'

A teenaged boy who shot and killed eight students and two teachers in Texas had been spurned by one of his victims after making aggressive advances, her mother told the Los Angeles Times.

Sheikha Al Mayassa attends QM’s workshop for teachers

Sheikha Al Mayassa attends QM’s workshop for teachers

Qatar Museums (QM) chairperson HE Sheikha Al Mayassa bint Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani has attended an education workshop, engaging the independent school teachers in a discussion about their various programmes.

Trump says arming some teachers would stop shootings ‘instantly’

Trump says arming some teachers would stop shootings ‘instantly’

US President Donald Trump on Thursday pushed his call to arm teachers following last week's school massacre in Florida, saying it would be limited to those with military or special training ...

Students, teachers debate how to quit smoking

Students, teachers debate how to quit smoking

Participants from Qatar University, Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar (WCMQ), University of Calgary in Qatar and College of North Atlantic-Qatar discussed various topics and issues on how to stop the unhealthy habit.

Educating teachers is key to managing children with diabetes

Educating teachers is key to managing children with diabetes

Community support is an essential part of well-managed diabetes care in children.

Academic year for public schools announced

Academic year for public schools announced

HE the Minister of Education and Higher Education Dr Mohamed Abdul Wahed Ali al-Hammadi has issued a ministerial decision on the school calendar for the 2017-18 academic year for public schools.

500 teachers across Qatar attend Education Conference

500 teachers across Qatar attend Education Conference

More than 500 teachers from schools across Qatar attended the 7th Annual Exploring ICT in Education Conference, which concluded at College of the North Atlantic - Qatar (CNA-Q).

Parents give top marks to quality of education in Qatar

Parents give top marks to quality of education in Qatar

A vast majority of parents in Qatar are satisfied with the quality of education imparted to their children in the country's schools, an official report said on Saturday.

Teachers jailed for ‘abusive’ remarks

Teachers jailed for ‘abusive’ remarks

A court in southern Bangladesh sentenced two Hindu school teachers to six months in jail for making “abusive” ...

JNU teachers strike over student’s arrest

JNU teachers strike over student’s arrest

Congress accuses BJP supporters of being behind attacks on students, academics and journalists