Issue 776, 5 Jul 2018: KEEP UP YOUR PROFESSIONAL KNOWLEDGE! More articles are available:

Quote of the Day

“The purpose of education is to replace an empty mind with an open one”

– Malcolm S. Forbies


Vietnam’s government schools have garnered a great deal of global attention since its strong performance in PISA in 2012 and 2015… Continue reading >

The Millennial Social Entrepreneur Striving to Get 260m Children into School


Benedict Josen is launching a hugely ambitious education nonprofit 260by26. His goal? To… Continue reading >

Blockchain in Education – an Interview With ExsulCoin CEO James Song


When James Song began laying the foundation of ExsulCoin in 2016… Continue reading >

Opinion: Why It’s Time to Speak Up for Students With Learning Disabilities


As a teacher, we all know that children can struggle from time to time, whether with a… Continue reading >


The UNESCO Learning City Award 2019 is Now Open for Applications


This award recognizes the commitment and efforts made at local level to advance... Continue reading >

Job Opportunity!   New!!!

1) Title: Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning Manager

2) Organization: Coffey (on behalf of the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade)

3) Location: Vientiane, Lao PDR

4) Application Date: 17 July 2018

What’s up!   Coming Soon!!!

1) Title: EdTech Asia Summit 2018: Learning and Workforce Innovation and Insights

2) Location: HKSTP Hong Kong

3) Date: 26-27 July 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)