Google licensing Chrome Education tools to all New Zealand schools

Chrome OS is taking over the education market with affordable, simple hardware backed by cloud management capabilities. One country where Chromebooks are particularly prevalent is New Zealand, where its Ministry of Education signed a deal with Google to provide all schools access to Chrome Education management tools. Last year, Google noted that Chromebooks “are the number one device used in New Zealand schools.” With a population of approximately 5 million people, Google and New Zealand Ministry of Education announced today that Chrome Education licenses will be available for all state and state-integrated schools. Staring next…

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Career and Technology Education Next Steps

WASHINGTON, D.C. (WBRE/WYOU-TV)   Many employers are having a difficult time finding skilled workers to fill job openings.   A new law aims to change that, by boosting career and technical education programs. Our Washington correspondent Jessica Smith reports New data from the labor department show there are more job openings than people looking for work in the US. Experts say that’s at least in part, because many people don’t have the experience or knowledge they need to fill the open jobs. Senator Rob Portman (R) Ohio, says a new law will help…

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Childhood Asthma May Up Risk Of Heart Failure: Try Simple Ingredients to Get Speedy Relief

Asthma is one of the major respiratory ailments in the world with close to 300 million people suffering from it globally. 10% of Indian population suffers from it with more and more children falling prey to the ailment. Experts suggest that childhood asthma may have sever repercussions later on in life with some people even falling prey to heart failure in adulthood. The study was published in the journal JACC and showed that childhood asthma may lead to thickening in the left ventricle, causing the heart muscle to lose elasticity…

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