Issue 765, Tue 5 June 2018: KEEP UP YOUR PROFESSIONAL KNOWLEDGE! More articles are available:

Quote of the Day

“It is time for [us] to teach young people early on that in diversity there is beauty and there is strength”

               – Maya Angelou


Nearly 3.7 million Afghan children are missing out on school, a new report from the UN Children’s Fund reveals… Continue reading >

What About the Boys? Educating Boys for Gender Justice


When I first began hearing the comment “what about the boys” in discussions about girls’… Continue reading >

11 Ways to Develop a Growth Mindset


How can we truly embrace a growth mindset across a school? Understandably, despite the constraints of the curriculum… Continue reading >

Philippines: DepEd to strengthen financial literacy programs in public schools


To boost financial literacy among Filipinos, the Department of Education has partnered… Continue reading >



More access to education could close the gender inequality gap


PBS speaks to economist Surjit Bhalla and Ravinder Kaur, a professor of sociology at the Indian Institute of Technology in DelhiContinue reading >

India: Rajasthan’s digital literacy project to empower over 15m (1.5 crore) women


Snehlata, who runs a common service centre in Rajasthan, provides digital literacy in the Banjara communityContinue reading >

Job Opportunity!    NEW!!!

1) Title: Education Sector Co-Lead

2) Organization: Save the Children

3) Location: Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh

4) Application Date: 29 June 2018

What’s up!    NEW!!!

1) Title: RISE (Research on Improving Systems of Education) Annual Conference

2) Location: Oxford, UK

3) Date: 21 – 22 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)