Viet Nam: Free secondary education a vital stepping stone

Viet Nam: Free secondary education a vital stepping stone

January, 22/2018 By Khánh Vân The last time she attended school, in eighth grade, was 14 years ago, when she was 14. HÀ NỘI – Hoàng Thị Thảo is a dropout. But Thảo never lost her passion for learning and still rues the missed opportunity. The young woman from northern...

US: Student Loans In Crisis As Two In Five Likely To Default

Student loans are in crisis with two in five borrowers likely to default within five years, according to a new study. Graduates owe around $1.4 trillion in student loans — the largest source of household debt after housing — but it is at an individual level that the...
Rihanna asks Norway to help

Rihanna asks Norway to help

January 18, 2018 One year after their last meeting, the pop star Rihanna shared a picture of herself and Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg on Twitter. She asked Solberg to help education of children in developing countries. As Ambassador for Global Partnership for...

What are madrasa students actually learning?

By Ashif Islam Shaon and Shohel Mamun January 19, 2018 The fourth part of a six-part series which takes an in-depth look inside Bangladesh’s madrasa education system The main goal of the two major types of madrasa education in Bangladesh – Qawmi and Alia – is to make...
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