Issue 780, 17 Jul 2018: KEEP UP YOUR PROFESSIONAL KNOWLEDGE! More articles are available:

Quote of the Day

“The principal goal of education… should be creating men and women who are capable of doing new things, not simply repeating what other generations have done…”

– Jean Piaget


New World Bank report launched ahead of the July 12 suggests barriers to girls education… Continue reading >

World’s First Development Impact Bond For Education Shows Success


About three years ago, an experiment in the financing and delivery of a program aimed at… Continue reading >

Four Inquiry Qualities At The Heart of Student-Centered Teaching (US)


Whether it be project-based learning, design thinking or genius hour, it’s easy to get… Continue reading >

India Case: Door Step School Brings Education to Out-of-School Children


At the launch of Society for the Protection of the Rights of the Child’s (SPARC) Annual Report, the State of Pakistan’s Children… Continue reading >


Unicef: Blind student’s message – ‘See our ability, not our disability’


Kopex Tim, 21, is blind in both eyes and has just gone back to school in Papua New... Continue reading >

Job Opportunity! NEW!!

1) Title: Senior Education Specialist – Country Support

2) Organization: World Bank

3) Location: Washington DC, USA

4) Application Date: 15 August 2018

What’s up! NEW!!

1) Title: 2018 Global Disability Summit

2) Location: London, UK

3) Date: 24 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)