US-Iran spar on nuclear deal; India to play balancing act?
As the United States and Israel continue to pressure Iran and its pursuit of nuclear weapons, India might consider its options as one of the few countries who is friendly with both sides of this issue. All eyes turned on President Trump as he addressed the UN General Assembly earlier this week. It was almost […]Read More
Creating an Indicator of K–12 Classroom Coverage of STEM Content and Practices
Research questions: How can exposure to science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) content and practices be measured? How can existing measures of instructional practice be used to measure students’ exposure to STEM content and practices? What new technology-based approaches could be adapted to create measures of STEM content and practices? In 2013, the National Research […]Read More
Highlights and Analysis from Modi and Trump meet
Washington – President Trump and Prime Minister Modi delivered a joint-statement in the Rose Garden on the future of Indo-US relations on Monday evening. As Modi tried to establish a personal equation and a working relationship with the newly elected President, the Prime Minister seemed to have enjoyed this ‘perfect meeting of minds’ as the […]Read More
All of today’s news, events, and highlights from India: November 17, 2017 Govt. defends Rafale deal; says UPA didn’t decide for a decade (The Hindu) India’s first Moody’s upgrade in 14 years bets on reforms (Bloomberg) India, France to enhance counter-terror ties (The Hindu) Middle East, US crude oil curbs Indian appetite for African supplies […]Read More
All of today’s news, events, and highlights from America: November 17, 2017 Wireless carriers on mute as US top court hears big privacy case (Reuters) Defiant Moore camp targets female accusers, vows fight (AP) Trump says US Senate candidate Moore should leave race if allegations true (Reuters) Franken apologizes after woman says he kissed, groped her […]Read More