BOSTON (AP) — Kyrie Irving scored 29 points in the first three quarters and the Celtics topped their season scoring high for the second straight game, routing the Cleveland Cavaliers 128-95 Friday night. Marcus Morris scored 15, Jayson Tatum had 13 points and Aron Baynes finished with 10 points and nine rebounds for the Celtics, who had all five starters score in double figures and broke 100 points before the fourth quarter. Boston took the game over in the third quarter, making 6 of 8 3-pointers and outscoring Cleveland 39-20 in the period. Marcus Smart had 12 points and seven assists and Gordon Hayward added 14 points off the bench before the Celtics reserves took over and finished off the short-handed Cavaliers, topping Boston’s previous high of 124 points scored in a win at New Orleans on Monday. Tristan Thompson had 13 points and 12 rebounds, his fifth double-double in six games for Cleveland, and Jordan Clarkson scored 16. Alec Burks added 15 points in his Cavs’ … [Read more...] about Irving scores 29 as Celtics rout Cavs 128-95
By Alejandra Matos Published 5:00 am CDT, Friday, September 28, 2018 More than 900 high schools in the state that received the equivalent of an “A” or “B” rating from the state last month. But the Chronicle/Express-News analysis shows that at two-thirds of those schools, the majority of students are failing to score high enough on the SAT or ACT to be considered “college ready." less More than 900 high schools in the state that received the equivalent of an “A” or “B” rating from the state last month. But the Chronicle/Express-News analysis shows that at two-thirds of those schools, ... more Photo: Times Union, STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER Photo: Times Union, STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER Image 1 of / 1 Caption Close Image 1 of 1 More than 900 high schools in the state that received … [Read more...] about Texas top-ranked high schools don’t prepare most kids for college, data shows
PUBLISHED: 08:32 03 May 2018 | UPDATED: 08:33 03 May 2018 Ofcom claims the new survey is its "most comprehensive" on telecoms customer service to date. Picture: Rui Vieira/PA Wire Archant TalkTalk’s customer service is the worst among broadband providers, while Vodafone and Virgin Mobile have turned in below-average scores among mobile companies, an Ofcom survey has found. According to the regulator’s “most comprehensive” survey into telecoms customer service, TalkTalk customers are less likely to recommend their provider to a friend and their overall satisfaction is below average. Ofcom said TalkTalk customers are less satisfied with reliability, more likely to have a reason to complain and less satisfied with how their complaints are handled than any other provider. Overall, eight in 10 broadband customers (80%) said they were satisfied with their service. Virgin Media was the only provider with above-average customer satisfaction for broadband speeds and … [Read more...] about How does your broadband or mobile phone provider score for customer service?
NEW DELHI: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) released the admit card for the National Eligibility-Cum-Entrance Test (NEET) 2018-19 on its official website on Tuesday, April 17, 2018. The candidates who had applied for the examination can go to the official website of the CBSE NEET - cbseneet.nic.in - to download their admit card. The NEET UG 2018 examination is scheduled to be held on Sunday, May 6, 2018 at 10am. Register below to prepare for NEET Exam 2018 Since only few weeks are left for the examination, candidates are advised to revise their syllabus for the examination. The candidates can also follow the preparation tips and tricks given below: 1) Spend about 14 hours every day on studies but don't forget to take small breaks in between. Proper preparation will not only reduce the stress caused by indiscipline but will also provide ample time to revise the syllabus of exam. 2) Prepare a study plan and divide your timing for - a) revision of exam syllabus; b) mock … [Read more...] about NEET 2018: Here are some of the tips and tricks to score high
Viet Nam News HÀ NỘI — The national high school entrance exam is still two months away, but Vũ Minh Hiển, a senior secondary school student in Hà Nội, has started feeling the pressure. A 9th grader at the Vân Hồ secondary school, Hiển has classes every morning and four extra classes on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons and Friday and Sunday evenings. Each class lasts from two to 2.5 hours, and the evening classes often finish at 8.30 pm. “I already feel pressured as my school has started organised lots of mock tests,” Hiển told Việt Nam News. “At the moment I have no time for extra-curricular activities.” Thousands of students and parents in Hà Nội are worried about the high school entrance exam as there is a surge in the number of exam sitters this year. The pressure is immense as 100,000 students are expected to sit the exam – up 24,000 from last year – while the … [Read more...] about Students battle for high school spots