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: December 15, 2017 Govt. clears bill on instant triple talaq (The Hindu) RBI urges vigilance against inflation (Economic Times) Center approves infrastructure development scheme for North East with 100% funding (Indian Express) Not just Congress, even the Chinese are anxiously tracking Gujarat results (Economic Times) India’s […]Read More
All of today’s news, events, and highlights from America: December 15, 2017 Trump: FBI handling of Clinton probe ‘disgraceful’ (AP) GOP leaders finalize tax bill amid uncertainty in Senate (AP) US says concerned about Myanmar’s silence over where Reuters journalists are being held (Reuters) Homegrown attacks rising worry in US as Islamic State weakens abroad (Reuters) […]Read More