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academy

an educational establishment established and maintained by a person who has entered into an agreement with the Secretary of State so to do, in England and Wales. As well as any special requirements in the contract, the school must have a curriculum that meets the current legal requirements but with an emphasis on a particular subject area or areas as specified in the agreement. It must provide education for pupils of different abilities who are wholly or mainly drawn from the area in which the school is situated. Any payments due under the agreement by the Secretary of State are dependent on the fulfilment of conditions and requirements imposed for the purpose of securing that no charge is made in respect of admission to (or attendance at) the school or, subject to such exceptions as may be specified in the agreement, in respect of education provided at the school.
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Global Academic and Non-Profit Partnering Terms and Agreements 2014 to 2019 report provides a detailed understanding and analysis of how and why companies enter Academic and Non-Profit partnering deals.
Admission criteria is one of the key indicators to predict academic performance.1 Educationists are interested in identifying key factors which can predict academic performance.
The most important goal of a student is good academic performance which may be influenced by various factors.
New Delhi [India], April 25 ( ANI ): Focusing on the role of academic integrity in modern day education, Delhi will host the Academic and Research Integrity Conclave 2018 at the Hotel Le Meridien, on May 2.
According to the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) Movement, Palestinian civil society has called for an academic boycott of complicit Israeli academic institutions with the support of many academic associations, student governments and unions as well as thousands of international academics around the world.
The results revealed that excessive usage of mobile phone is associated with a poorer performance of students in academics. It was found that academic performance is high among male students as compare to female college students.
For evaluating the students' academic performance, male and female students of academic sessions 2013-14 and 2014-15 were divided into 4 groups.
The coexistence of administrative power and academic power is the characteristic of higher education governance structure.
Since the passing of the Student Right-to-Know Act, the relationship between academic performance and athletic participation in intercollegiate athletics has been under intense scrutiny.
Instructors at universities often encounter, and deal with, some English as Foreign Language (EFL) learners' academic problems, especially those concerning academic writing.
The American University in Cairo (AUC) held the first academic integrity conference in the Middle East and North Africa under the theme "Fostering Academic Integrity," addressing a number of timely topics, including means of preventing violations of academic integrity; intellectual property rights; research ethics; business ethics; academic integrity and culture; as well as academic integrity for K-12 schools.
Academic Language, Academic Literacy: A Guide for K-12 Educators is a practical guide for teachers to incorporate the teaching of academic language into their curriculum.

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