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Fewer Children Out Of School, But Basic Skills Stay Out Of Reach: New Study

No more than 2.8% of children are out of school in India, the first time the figure has fallen below 3%, bringing the total school enrollment to a record 97.2%.

Teaching science and hope in an Ethiopian refugee camp

In a refugee camp hosting more than 85,000 refugees, a young mother of two have paved her way as one of the most popular teachers in the camp.

Top 6 trends in higher education

Around the world, tuition at universities is rising at a much faster rate than inflation and challenging students’ return on investment.

The state of global education in 8 charts

These 8 graphs explain the key challenges that education is facing around the world.

Refugee girls want to improve the world. Will we let them do so?

Although cultural tides are shifting, a lack of resources and opportunities makes it hard for girls to reach their potential.

Indonesia: Too Poor for School: Economic Barriers to Education in Banten

Susi Saodah, a resident of Tangerang, only wants the best for her daughter, Ayu.

A momentum for efforts on inclusion in education

Despite the progress made in recent years, persons with disabilities continue to face numerous barriers to their full inclusion and participation in their communities, and in society as a whole.

This one small change could transform education for millions

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 3 Jan 2019 | by: Manos Antoninis & Breon Corcoran | Story Source: World Education Forum ~ Go to Original...

What can teachers do to make return migration easier for children?

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 21 Dec 2018 | by: Joanna Grzymała-Moszczyńska, Joanna Durlik, Paulina Szydłowska, Halina Grzymała-Moszczyńska, Jagiellonian University | Story Source: World...

Creating a world where girls can learn and earn at full force

Photo: (URL From Source) Date: 1 Nov 2018 | by:  Lisa Forsyth | Story Source: GPE ~ Go to Original Article Despite compelling evidence of the...

Light fading fast for Bangladeshi children

Photo: (URL From Source) Date: 7 Nov 2018 | by: Stephan Uttom, Dinajpur, and Rock Rozario | Story Source: La Croix (International) ~ Go to...

Pathways for gender equality through early childhood teacher policy in China

Photo: (URL From Source) Date: 7 Nov 2018 | by: Jin Chi | Story Source: Brookings ~ Go to Original Article The international development community has...

Japanese teen funds library for Cambodia school out of her pocket

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 11 Nov 2018 | by: HIROSHI TAKAMATSU | Story Source: The Asahi Shimbun ~ Go to Original Article Instead of spending...

We are now ready to start monitoring early-grade learning

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 7 Nov 2018 | by: Silvia Montoya | Story Source: World Education Blog ~ Go to Original Article Young learners...

Making Sense of Universal Design for Learning

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 7 Nov 2018 | by: Alberta Education | Story Source: Alberta Education (Youtube) ~ Go to Original Source Watch Alberta Education’s...

How Laos plans to educate its young leaders

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 7 Nov 2018 | by: Apala Bhattacharya | Story Source: Govinsider ~ Go to Original Article Minister for Education Sengdeuane...

Singapore has an ambitious plan to build daycare centres for as many kids as...

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 29 Oct 2018 | by: Hannah Yi | Story Source: World Economic Forum & Quartz ~ Go to Original Article The...

Educating girls is a must in the Newly Merged Districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan

Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA), renamed as the Newly Merged Districts (NMDs) of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) is a tribal region of Pakistan on the Pakistan-Afghanistan border...

This school helps girls in Tanzania transform their lives

Raised by strong women in Tanzania, Nusura Gundi Myonga wants to be a champion for other girls...

World Bank, Canada to provide $25m grant to educate 350,000 Rohingya children living in...

As part of the project, around 2,000 teachers and instructors will be recruited. The World Bank (WB) and Canada will provide a grant of $25 million to educate 350,000 Rohingya children and adolescents...

This school in Pakistan uses solar power to run night classes

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 31 Jul 2018 | by: Ananya Bhattacharya | Story Source: World Economic Forum ~ Go to Original Article   Nearly 23 million...

Education is not a privilege, it’s a legal right

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 5 Nov 2018 | by: Stefania Giannini, Assistant Director General for Education, UNESCO | Story Source: World Education Blog (UNESCO)...

The importance of gender in early childhood education policy

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 5 Nov 2018 | by: Jin Chi | Story Source: Brookings ~ Go to Original Article The international development community has...

Malaysia Sets Larger Budget, with Priority on Education

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 2 Nov 2018 | by: TASHNY SUKUMARAN | Story Source: South China Morning Post~ Go to Original Article Over 19...

Novel news: world’s biggest bookworms revealed in study

Researchers reveal having more books at home when growing up, even if you don’t necessarily read more, improves educational outcomes...

Celebrating sign language: How can we tackle the barriers?

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 25 Oct 2018 | by: Joanna Clark, Deaf Child Worldwide | Story Source: Global Partnership for Education ~ Go...

What Teachers Can Do To Be More Inclusive Of LGBTQ Students

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 26 Oct 2018 | by: Jenny Brundin | Story Source: KQED Mindshift ~ Go to Original Article Back in September,...

India: Gunman in Kashmir Left me Paralysed. Now I Teach Its Disabled Children

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 26 Oct 2018 | by: UMAR LATEEF MISGAR | Story Source: South China Morning Post ~ Go to Original Article There...

Australia: ‘No pencils, no lunch’: why teachers dip into their own pockets

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 26 Oct 2018 | by: Jordan Baker | Story Source: The Sydney Morning Herald ~ Go to Original Article Mandy...

The story of Mother Home Cambodia, providing opportunities for rural children

Oun Kosorl is the founder of Mother Home Cambodia, located in Tataok Kandal Village, Siem Reap province. Kosorl teaches Cambodian children for free, having founded...