Issue 764, Thu 31 May 2018: KEEP UP YOUR PROFESSIONAL KNOWLEDGE! More articles are available:

Quote of the Day

“Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire”

– W.B. Yeats


New policy paper shows that aid reached its highest level since records began… Continue reading >

Learning about learning: Meaning matters


Only when we make learning active, engaging, and meaningful for all students—cradle to college—will school capture children’s… Continue reading >

50 Ideas for Project-Based Learning


At TeachThought we’re huge fans of project-based learning. While there is no magic bullet of practice, program, or… Continue reading >

Pakistan: Over 40% children out of school: NCHD


More than 40% of Pakistani children are out of school and most of them are girls, the National Commission for Human Development reports… Continue reading >



Teaching Kids Finance and Smart Spending With Cryptocurrency


Show a fourth grader how to balance a checkbook, and it won’t be long beforeContinue reading >

The Importance of Place-based Learning


Place-based learning is an immersive learning experience that places students in local heritages, cultures & landscapesContinue reading >

Job Opportunity! NEW!!!

1) Title: Program Operations Director

2) Organization: Room to Read

3) Location: New Delhi, India

4) Application Date: N/A

What’s up! 

1) Title: OXSCIE 2018: The Oxford Symposium for Comparative and International Education

2) Location: Oxford, UK

3) Date: 19 – 20 June 2018


News Flash is sent to you by the Lifelong Learning and Literacy Team, Educational Innovation and Skills Development, UNESCO Bangkok, 920 Sukhumvit Rd., 10110, Phra Khanong, Khlong Toei, Thailand with generous support of Educate a Child (EAC)