Education News

How to Improve Financial Literacy: Ally Financial Offers Practical Tips

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Financial literacy aims to boost an average citizen’s ability to manage personal finances more efficiently. It includes the knowledge to make the best possible decisions related to budgeting, investing, tax planning, retirement, paying for college, insurance and real estate.

Women’s Economic Forum in Delhi Gives Women From Around The World a Platform

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – With two-thirds of the world’s illiterate population being female, and countless girl children not receiving a basic education, supporting women in developing countries is vital to helping overcome critical social issues such as poverty and unemployment. By supporting women in society and giving them access to equal opportunities such as an education, jobs and health care, everyone benefits.

UK’s New Digital Strategy Promises ‘Nobody Will Be Left Behind’

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Digital technology underpins innovation and improvements in productivity across the whole British economy.

Voya Financial Celebrates Excellence in Teaching

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – The global goals of sustainable development cannot be achieved by technological breakthroughs, financial support or government policy alone. A fundamental shift in the way people think and act lies at the core of global change. This requires excellence in education at all levels and in all social contexts.

Businesses must Support Financial Education in Schools

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – The World Economic Forum includes financial literacy as one of six core ‘foundational literacies’ essential for students to thrive in the 21st century economy. Supporting the next generation to manage money is not only vital in securing their future, but also the future of business and the wider economy. Improved financial confidence and knowledge among consumers and employees benefits everyone.

Gender Issues in the Spotlight

(3BL Media/Justmeans) –Transgender is high on the American news and political agenda right now. In January, the country’s new immigrant detention centre, Prairieland, opened in Texas as a unit for transgender detainees, especially designed to protect them. However, some question whether holding transgender people in a detached, remote location will do more harm than good.

"Hidden Figures" Special Screening Inspires America’s Future Scientists

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – The JetBlue Foundation recently partnered with The Greater New York Chapter of The Links Inc. to host a special screening of Hidden Figures specifically for young people, who are often under-represented in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education and careers.

The Bharti Foundation Transforms The Lives of India’s Underprivileged Children

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – India boasts of some of the world's best engineering and business schools that are a challenge to get into. Yet, there is a big disparity in the quality of schooling in its rural areas. Looking to improve rural education for underprivileged children is the Satya Bharti School Program, an initiative of the Bharti Foundation.

MilliporeSigma: Making Science Great Again In The US

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Science is integral to our world. We desperately need the next generation of scientists to continue making tomorrow’s discoveries.

The Citi Foundation Empowers India’s 13,000 Vulnerable Youth

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – The Citi Foundation’s grant program is focused on making change in India by addressing the socio-economic challenges faced

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