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Idaho Gets a Waiver for No Child Left Behind after Several Months Wait

Idaho Gets a Waiver Idaho has got a waiver for 'No Child Left Behind' (NCLB) act from the Obama Administration after waiting for several months, the U.S. Department of Education announced on 17 October, 2012. Idaho schools will be evaluated based on the new Five-Star Rating System instead of the pass or fail system which has been followed since last decade. The rating will be based on the measures achieved by student as well as academic growth as per Tom Luna, Idaho's school superintendent.

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Harvard Introduces its First edX Courses for Students

Harvard Introduces its First edX CoursesHarvardX, the online platform of Harvard University is introducing its free online courses from 15 October, 2012. Students can now opt for higher education courses of this university from their own place. There are around 100,000 students who are opting for these online courses which include computer science course CS50 and 'Health in Numbers: Quantitative Methods in Clinical and Public Health Research' course.

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GCSE Results Celebrated with Party in Churchill Community College

GCSE Results Celebrated with Party in Churchill Community College

It was the day of distribution of General Certificate Secondary Education (GCSE) at the Churchill Community College when a party was thrown by the college. The entire campus of the college was decorated by banners and balloons and the pupils were served with party breakfast once they collected their GCSE results.

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Get College Degree through Free Online Courses

Get College Degree through Free Online Courses

With the economy looking so bleak and unemployment rates in double digits, the possibility of acquiring an online degree for free of charge which could be the solution to your prayers. So as to achieve some form of job safety, a degree can provide this and also increase what you take home to care for your family. There are many to choose from, and with a little help, you can get legitimate college credit, without causing a financial strain on your bank account.

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Types of Online Courses

Types of Online Courses

There are some vital forms of online courses participating in online degrees. Independent study courses or correspondence courses and asynchronous courses are offered as online courses. There are also various combinations of these. It is necessary to determine your preferred learning style and look for online classes to suit your preferences.

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